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LAMPARD, MESSI AND OTHER FOOTBALL UPDATES AROUND THE WORLD

LAMPARD, MESSI AND OTHER FOOTBALL UPDATES AROUND THE WORLD

Chelsea transfers… Frank’s choices of new players seem a bit odd, albeit of high quality. Werner and Havertz are pacy counter players but not expert at unlocking the tight defenses most teams present to us. Neither is in the Eden category. Malang Sarr is a great prospect. Our defense problem boils down to an inability to defend corners and crosses. Hard to see how the 6′ tall Sarr could possibly h... »

FOOTBALLERS WHO COULD HAVE WON THE WORLD BEST PLAYER FOR 2020

FOOTBALLERS WHO COULD HAVE WON THE WORLD BEST PLAYER FOR 2020

Football fans around the world were gutted when it was announced that the 2020 Ballon d’Or would not be going ahead. Here are the top 20 footballers that may likely win ‘The Best’ FIFA award. Timo Werner is a German professional footballer who plays as a striker for English Premier League club Chelsea and the Germany national team. Upon making his senior debut in 2013, Werner bec... »

WE WERE MILES BEHIND.

WE WERE MILES BEHIND.

Neil Bath and Sam Page tells how the staff at Cobham managed to transform the Blues into a world leader at under-age level For over a decade, the staff at Chelsea’s academy knew that the work they were doing was ground-breaking but they nonetheless had a weak defence against criticism over the lack of homegrown talents in the first team. With exciting young talents such as Ruben Loftus-Cheek... »

BEST DEFENSIVE MIDFIELDERS BASED ON CURRENT FORM

BEST DEFENSIVE MIDFIELDERS BASED ON CURRENT FORM

Honorable mentions Axel Witsel Belgian born midfielder “Axel Witsel” might not make our top 10 list, but the midfielder still ranks as one of the best defensive midfielders in the German Bundesliga and in the world. The 31 year old made his return to European football in the 2018/2019 season after he spent the previous season with Tj Quanjain in China. Witsel has become a core part of ... »

FAMOUS FOOTBALLERS DEATH

FAMOUS FOOTBALLERS DEATH

Football is a game that entertains millions every day all over the World. It brings people together in a manner not seen in any other sport. Enemies put their differences together to enjoy it for 90 minutes. However, it is also where fatal injuries and sometimes death happen. A number of players have collapsed and died on the pitch over the years. Today we want to look at six football deaths that ... »

ODION IGHALO

ODION IGHALO

When we talk about the best Nigerian striker in the last five years, no man has ever commanded the adulation this particular footballer commanded everywhere he went. Everywhere he went, this striker made a mark and was liked by all for his friendly and humble state of mind. Some wanted to make him sign life contracts and play for them for a long time, others trumpeted his name. He is worshipped li... »

HAKIM ZIYECH IS ONE OF THE WORLD BEST CREATORS

HAKIM ZIYECH IS ONE OF THE WORLD BEST CREATORS

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GAY FOOTBALLERS

GAY FOOTBALLERS

  Homosexuality in football is something said to be a taboo subject by both players and the media. It remains a controversial issue. However, today we take a look at former and current footballers who have come out as gay. 6. Justin Fashanu – England The scar on Brian Clough’s career. The most disastrous non-Italian transfer in Forest’s history. The rampant fantasist who claimed affairs with ... »

GAY FOOTBALLERS

GAY FOOTBALLERS

  Homosexuality in football is something said to be a taboo subject by both players and the media. It remains a controversial issue. However, today we take a look at former and current footballers who have come out as gay. 6. Justin Fashanu – England The scar on Brian Clough’s career. The most disastrous non-Italian transfer in Forest’s history. The rampant fantasist who claimed affairs with ... »

TOP CHELSEA FLOPS OF THE ROMAN ERA

TOP CHELSEA FLOPS OF THE ROMAN ERA

Chelsea Fc are one of the few clubs in the epl and probably Europe, who are known for flexing their financial muscles in the transfer market. Notably since the arrival of the oil rich Russian owner Mr Roman Abramovich. The Russian billionaire, has repeatedly pumped in a huge amount of money on players transfer since he bought the west London club. But one common thing about transfers is that not a... »

Real Madrid have spent more than 400m euros on under 21s in the last 10 years

Real Madrid have spent more than 400m euros on under 21s in the last 10 years

Real Madrid have spent more than 400m euros on under 21s in the last 10 years   Ten years have passed since Real Madrid completed the signing of a young Sergio Canales for six million euros, sparking a new transfer policy of focusing on young talents. Last summer, the club signed a new record of six players under the age of 21 for their first team. Next up could be the 17-year-old Eduardo Cam... »

NEW RULES FOR 2020-2021 ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE SEASON

NEW RULES FOR 2020-2021 ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE SEASON

Before the 2019/20 English Premier League (EPL) season ended, on July 24, the Premier League confirmed the date for the 2020/21 season. The new season will start September 12. Though, the league was supposed to end on May 23, but with emergence of the COVID-19 pandemic, the calendar was distorted, In fact, every usual practice in the league was changed. After the Premier League noticed a little bi... »

Air Hazard Successfully Takes Flight

Air Hazard Successfully Takes Flight

Air Hazard Successfully Takes Flight Eden Hazard training ‘like an aeroplane’ ahead of Real Madrid’s LaLiga return,” Alvaro Arbeloa mused in the days before Real Madrid took the pitch against Eibar. The Belgian’s recovery and ability to feature in the last stretch of the season is expected to be a key factor as Real Madrid attempt to make a push in both La Liga and the Champions League. Arbeloa pr... »

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final Mikel Arteta overcame his former boss Pep Guardiola as a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang double saw Arsenal reach the FA Cup final with a 2-0 win over Manchester City. Arteta left his role as assistant at City last December to take charge at Emirates Stadium, and while it has been far from straightforward for the Spaniard since, he could be on course to f... »

LIVESCORES FOR TUESDAY 16th,JUNE 2020

LIVESCORES FOR TUESDAY 16th,JUNE 2020

Spain – LaLiga Santander Tuesday, 16 June 2020 FT Getafe 0 – 0 Espanyol FT Villarreal 1 – 0 Mallorca FT Barcelona 2 – 0 Leganes Spain – LaLiga SmartBank Tuesday, 16 June 2020 FT Lugo 1 – 3 Real Zaragoza FT Girona 0 – 0 Racing Santander Germany – Bundesliga Tuesday, 16 June 2020 FT Borussia Moenchengla… 3 – 0 Wolfsburg FT Freiburg 2 – 1 Hertha Berlin FT Union Berlin 1 – 0 Paderborn FT Werder Bremen... »

Cagliari 2-0 Juventus

Cagliari 2-0 Juventus

Cagliari 2-0 Juventus First-half goals from Luca Gagliano and Giovanni Simeone gave Cagliari a deserved 2-0 victory over Serie A champions Juventus. Juve wrapped up their ninth consecutive title with a 2-0 win over Sampdoria at the weekend, although patchy recent form means Maurizio Sarri’s side have now won only two of their past seven matches. A vibrant Cagliari were the beneficiaries on t... »

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

  chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare David de Gea had a day to forget as Olivier Giroud and Mason Mount helped Chelsea outlcass Manchester United 3-1 in Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final at Wembley. Giroud ensured Chelsea deservedly led with the help of slack goalkeeping from De Gea at the end of a half in which United lost Eric Bailly to a serious-looking heading injury. ... »

top ten goal keeper in the world right now

top ten goal keeper in the world right now

The position of goalkeeper is almost unrecognisable nowadays to what it was merely six or seven years ago. No longer mere shot stoppers or cross catchers, those between the sticks are now charged with being the first point of attack, using their ball-playing abilities to start passing sequences and helping their side dominate possession. Are mistakes made? Of course. But with high risk comes high ... »

Marcus Rashford forces UK government U-turn on free school meals

Marcus Rashford forces UK government U-turn on free school meals

Government will provide a summer food fund for struggling families, reversing original position on school meal vouchers. Rashford has also raised 20 million pounds ($25m) with a charity to supply meals to struggling families [File: Tony O’Brien/Reuters] British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will provide a summer food fund for struggling families in the United Kingdom, following pressure from Englan... »

Man United & Chelsea seal top-four spots

Man United & Chelsea seal top-four spots

Man United & Chelsea seal top-four spots Manchester United and Chelsea claimed the final two Champions League qualification spots on the Premier League’s final day, while Watford and Bournemouth were relegated to the Championship. Frank Lampard’s side beat Wolves 2-0 while United grabbed the other Champions League berth thanks to a 2-0 victory over Leicester City, who missed out on... »

After 100-day wait, English soccer returns and takes a knee

After 100-day wait, English soccer returns and takes a knee

Players kneeled in support of the Black Lives Matter movement and victims of the coronavirus were remembered as the Premier League made a somber return on Wednesday from a 100-day shutdown that deprived England of its national sport. Back on the touchline at Manchester City was Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta, whose positive COVID-19 test led to English soccer’s longest suspension since World War I2.... »

Sorry, Barcelona! Zidane’s Real Madrid fully deserved to win 34th La Liga title

Sorry, Barcelona! Zidane’s Real Madrid fully deserved to win 34th La Liga title

Los Blancos tied up their first league title since 2017 with a 2-1 victory over Villarreal and are worthy winners despite claims of VAR assistance Article continues below   As a player, Zinedine Zidane was renowned for sudden, violent outbursts. As a coach, he is far more adept at keeping his emotions in check.   Monday night at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes was different, though.  ... »

Real Madrid begin operation exit with hopes of raising 180 million euros

Real Madrid begin operation exit with hopes of raising 180 million euros

Whilst fans at Real Madrid expect purchases to dominate the club’s focus throughout the summer months, they are likely to be disappointed this time around with Los Blancos beginning an exit operation with the hope of raising 180 million euros.Florentino Perez’s priority for the market is to sell players, especially with the number of players that the club currently has on their books. ... »

Messi joined by four Real Madrid players in LaLiga Team of the Season

Messi joined by four Real Madrid players in LaLiga Team of the Season

  Now the 2019/20 LaLiga campaign has concluded we can reveal our WhoScored Team of the Season. It may come as no surprise champions Real Madrid dominate the best rated XI. Zinedine Zidane’s side finished five points clear of Barcelona to secure their first league title since 2017.       Meanwhile, a draw on the final day of the season proved just enough for Atletico Madrid to ... »

Messi joined by four Real Madrid players in LaLiga Team of the Season

Messi joined by four Real Madrid players in LaLiga Team of the Season

Now the 2019/20 LaLiga campaign has concluded we can reveal our WhoScored Team of the Season. It may come as no surprise champions Real Madrid dominate the best rated XI. Zinedine Zidane’s side finished five points clear of Barcelona to secure their first league title since 2017.       Meanwhile, a draw on the final day of the season proved just enough for Atletico Madrid to beat Se... »

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

When Pep Guardiola said he had a feeling Mikel Arteta was building something special at Arsenal, he might not have banked on being proved right so quickly and so emphatically. Arsenal reached half-time in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City deservedly 1-0 ahead. It should have been more. The eventual 2-0 outcome did not flatter them in the slightest. Arteta’s three and a half year... »

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare David de Gea had a day to forget as Olivier Giroud and Mason Mount helped Chelsea outlcass Manchester United 3-1 in Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final at Wembley. Giroud ensured Chelsea deservedly led with the help of slack goalkeeping from De Gea at the end of a half in which United lost Eric Bailly to a serious-looking heading injury. De Gea ... »

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

When Pep Guardiola said he had a feeling Mikel Arteta was building something special at Arsenal, he might not have banked on being proved right so quickly and so emphatically. Arsenal reached half-time in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City deservedly 1-0 ahead. It should have been more. The eventual 2-0 outcome did not flatter them in the slightest. Arteta’s three and a half year... »

Messi joined by four Real Madrid players in LaLiga Team of the Season

Messi joined by four Real Madrid players in LaLiga Team of the Season

  Now the 2019/20 LaLiga campaign has concluded we can reveal our WhoScored Team of the Season. It may come as no surprise champions Real Madrid dominate the best rated XI. Zinedine Zidane’s side finished five points clear of Barcelona to secure their first league title since 2017.       Meanwhile, a draw on the final day of the season proved just enough for Atletico Madr... »

Mikel Arteta overcame his former boss Pep Guardiola as a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang double saw Arsenal reach the FA Cup final with a 2-0 win over Manchester City. Arteta left his role as assistant at City last December to take charge at Emirates Stadium, and while it has been far from straightforward for the Spaniard since, he could be on course to finish a topsy-turvy campaign with silverware. Aub... »

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare David de Gea had a day to forget as Olivier Giroud and Mason Mount helped Chelsea outlcass Manchester United 3-1 in Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final at Wembley. Giroud ensured Chelsea deservedly led with the help of slack goalkeeping from De Gea at the end of a half in which United lost Eric Bailly to a serious-looking heading inj... »

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City When Pep Guardiola said he had a feeling Mikel Arteta was building something special at Arsenal, he might not have banked on being proved right so quickly and so emphatically. Arsenal reached half-time in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City deservedly 1-0 ahead. It should have been more. The eventual 2-0 outcome d... »

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City

Apprentice beats the master as Arteta’s Arsenal heroes stunned City When Pep Guardiola said he had a feeling Mikel Arteta was building something special at Arsenal, he might not have banked on being proved right so quickly and so emphatically. Arsenal reached half-time in Saturday’s FA Cup semi-final against Manchester City deservedly 1-0 ahead. It should have been more. The eventual 2... »

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final

Aubameyang fires Gunners through to FA Cup final Mikel Arteta overcame his former boss Pep Guardiola as a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang double saw Arsenal reach the FA Cup final with a 2-0 win over Manchester City. Arteta left his role as assistant at City last December to take charge at Emirates Stadium, and while it has been far from straightforward for the Spaniard since, he could be on course to f... »

Leeds promoted to Premier League

Leeds promoted to Premier League

Leeds promoted to Premier League Leeds United supporters gather outside their Elland Road ground to celebrate the club’s return to the Premier League after a gap of 16 years, in Leeds, northern England on July 17, 2020. – Leeds United were promoted to the Premier League on Friday after West Bromwich Albion’s 2-1 defeat at Huddersfield ensured the Championship leaders will end the... »

Richest Companies In The World

Richest Companies In The World

Introduction The comprehensive analyses the world biggest corporations . It used to be created by using a individual or a team of men and women that are endowed with God’s Genius and knowledge. Any potential brilliant men and women in this world is aware of why they are created, many have put their expertiseand initiative into what they are reaping and additionally what is assisting the country at... »

Lampard urges Chelsea to focus

Lampard urges Chelsea to focus

Frank Lampard believes it will be tough for Chelsea to secure Champions League qualification despite consolidating third place on Tuesday. Olivier Giroud’s first-half goal was enough to see Chelsea edge Norwich City 1-0 at Stamford Bridge, moving four points clear of Leicester City and Manchester United, who are fourth and fifth respectively and have played one less game. But Lampard’s men have le... »

Sorry, Barcelona! Zidane’s Real Madrid fully deserved to win 34th La Liga title

Sorry, Barcelona! Zidane’s Real Madrid fully deserved to win 34th La Liga title

Los Blancos tied up their first league title since 2017 with a 2-1 victory over Villarreal and are worthy winners despite claims of VAR assistance Article continues below   As a player, Zinedine Zidane was renowned for sudden, violent outbursts. As a coach, he is far more adept at keeping his emotions in check.   Monday night at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes was different, though.  ... »

COVID-19: South African football to announce resumption date

COVID-19: South African football to announce resumption date

South African officials are expected to reveal Monday when the Absa Premiership will restart after being halted in March by the coronavirus pandemic.   There has been media speculation that the 2019/2020 season could resume next weekend with the Nedbank (FA) Cup semi-finals, followed by multiple league fixtures.   Assuming the South African season resumes soon, it will be the first major... »

Top 10 best football clubs in the world

Top 10 best football clubs in the world

Top-10 Best Football Clubs In The World Barcelona, Manchester United, Real Madrid, among the world’s best football clubs. Ad The reputation of the football (soccer) clubs who play in the domestic leagues over the years has led to fans picking for themselves clubs which they swear loyalty to, despite their current performance. Even at the face of bitter defeat, fans although disappointed still supp... »

Lampard urges Chelsea to focus

Lampard urges Chelsea to focus

Lampard urges Chelsea to focus Frank Lampard believes it will be tough for Chelsea to secure Champions League qualification despite consolidating third place on Tuesday. Olivier Giroud’s first-half goal was enough to see Chelsea edge Norwich City 1-0 at Stamford Bridge, moving four points clear of Leicester City and Manchester United, who are fourth and fifth respectively and have played one... »

Norwich relegated from EPL as Antonio lifts West Ham

Norwich relegated from EPL as Antonio lifts West Ham

Norwich were condemned to a record fifth relegation from the Premier League as Michail Antonio’s four-goal blitz fired West Ham to a 4-0 win at Carrow Road on Saturday.   A seventh successive league defeat for Daniel Farke’s side sealed their fate as Antonio’s ruthless display boosted West Ham’s own survival bid.   Norwich are 13 points from safety with only three games left, meaning the... »

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

A small study strengthens the evidence that a pregnant woman infected with the coronavirus might be able to spread it to her fetus. Researchers from Italy said Thursday that they studied 31 women with COVID-19 who delivered babies in March and April. They found signs of the virus in several samples of umbilical cord blood, the placenta, and, in one case, breast milk. Women shouldn’t panic. This do... »

Top 10 best football clubs in the world

Top 10 best football clubs in the world

Top-10 Best Football Clubs In The World Barcelona, Manchester United, Real Madrid, among the world’s best football clubs. Ad The reputation of the football (soccer) clubs who play in the domestic leagues over the years has led to fans picking for themselves clubs which they swear loyalty to, despite their current performance. Even at the face of bitter defeat, fans although disappointed stil... »

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

A small study strengthens the evidence that a pregnant woman infected with the coronavirus might be able to spread it to her fetus. Researchers from Italy said Thursday that they studied 31 women with COVID-19 who delivered babies in March and April. They found signs of the virus in several samples of umbilical cord blood, the placenta, and, in one case, breast milk. Women shouldn’t panic. This do... »

Top 10 best midfielders

Top 10 best midfielders

10 best midfielders in world football currently A look at five of the best active midfielders in world football. The list features players who have won the UEFA Champions League and the FIFA World Cup among major trophies. Midfielders are pivotal to winning football games. They operate in and around the centre of the pitch, creating opportunities for the forwards while protecting the backline. Mid... »

Onel Hernandez: Norwich City winger and his country’s curious football scene

Onel Hernandez: Norwich City winger and his country’s curious football scene

It is a typically sweltering Saturday morning in central Cuba, and in the sleepy town of Moron, where rickshaw drivers seek shade and pigs are read their last rites amid growling motorbikes, a gentle-faced mother-of-four sits near the town square, phone in hand. Here, in one of the world’s last communist outposts, where access to the internet is both sketchy and restricted, such plazas doubl... »

Norwich relegated from EPL as Antonio lifts West Ham

Norwich relegated from EPL as Antonio lifts West Ham

  Norwich were condemned to a record fifth relegation from the Premier League as Michail Antonio’s four-goal blitz fired West Ham to a 4-0 win at Carrow Road on Saturday.   A seventh successive league defeat for Daniel Farke’s side sealed their fate as Antonio’s ruthless display boosted West Ham’s own survival bid.   Norwich are 13 points from safety with only three games left, mean... »

COVID-19: South African football to announce resumption date

COVID-19: South African football to announce resumption date

  South African officials are expected to reveal Monday when the Absa Premiership will restart after being halted in March by the coronavirus pandemic.   There has been media speculation that the 2019/2020 season could resume next weekend with the Nedbank (FA) Cup semi-finals, followed by multiple league fixtures.   Assuming the South African season resumes soon, it will be the firs... »

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

Study suggests fetal coronavirus infection is possible

A small study strengthens the evidence that a pregnant woman infected with the coronavirus might be able to spread it to her fetus. Researchers from Italy said Thursday that they studied 31 women with COVID-19 who delivered babies in March and April. They found signs of the virus in several samples of umbilical cord blood, the placenta, and, in one case, breast milk. Women shouldn’t panic. This do... »

Liverpool boost record bid, Man City crush Newcastle

Liverpool boost record bid, Man City crush Newcastle

  Mohamed Salah kept Liverpool on track to set a new Premier League points record as the champions won 3-1 at Brighton, while Manchester City bounced back to form with a five-goal rout of Newcastle on Wednesday.     Jurgen Klopp’s side are hoping to break the 100-point record established by Manchester City in 2018 and they remain on course after securing their first away win since F... »

Top 10 Nigeria players

Top 10 Nigeria players

10. Paul Onuachu Paul Onuachu impressed at FC Midtjlyllland which earned him a pass to Genk Paul Onuachu carried out closing season with 18 needs for FC Midtjylland, the most of any Nigerian player. No Nigerian participant outscored Onuachu for three years and it used to be solely a be aware of time earlier than he received his Super Eagles to title up. Onuachu didn’t disappoint at first, scoring ... »

top ten best striker in the world right now

top ten best striker in the world right now

It’s May 2012 and you’ve worked your socks off all season long to be in with a shot of the title but you’re about to hand it to your bitter rivals after failing to defeat a team struggling to keep their heads above water at the bottom. The seconds tick away. Nails are in mouths. Heads are in hands. Then in the blink of a tear filling eye, Sergio Aguero drops his shoulder and BANG! Manchester City ... »

top ten best goal keepers in the world right now

top ten best goal keepers in the world right now

The position of goalkeeper is almost unrecognisable nowadays to what it was merely six or seven years ago. No longer mere shot stoppers or cross catchers, those between the sticks are now charged with being the first point of attack, using their ball-playing abilities to start passing sequences and helping their side dominate possession. Are mistakes made? Of course. But with high risk comes high ... »

top ten goal keeper in the world right now

top ten goal keeper in the world right now

The position of goalkeeper is almost unrecognisable nowadays to what it was merely six or seven years ago. No longer mere shot stoppers or cross catchers, those between the sticks are now charged with being the first point of attack, using their ball-playing abilities to start passing sequences and helping their side dominate possession. Are mistakes made? Of course. But with high risk comes high ... »

5 worst swap deals in history

5 worst swap deals in history

Sanchez & Mkhitaryan, Ibrahimovic & Eto’o… Recently, two big football clubs, Barcelona and Juventus, agreed a player swap deal that left many scratching their heads and many fans of the Spanish giants particularly flabbergasted and enraged. The deal involved Barcelona’s Arthur going to Juventus and Miralem Pjanic of Juventus going the other way. Barcelona paid € 60 millio... »

How to control your soccer ball

How to control your soccer ball

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Sex Tape: French prosecutors want Benzema to stand trial

Sex Tape: French prosecutors want Benzema to stand trial

  French prosecutors on Thursday asked for ex-national team star and Real Madrid footballer Karim Benzema to face trial on charges of involvement in an alleged attempt to blackmail fellow player Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape almost five years ago.   Prosecutors in Versailles outside Paris told AFP they want Benzema tried on charges of complicity in attempted blackmail over the inciden... »

Top-10 Richest Tennis Players In The World 2020

Top-10 Richest Tennis Players In The World 2020

Tennis is definitely the biggest non-team sport and with over a billion fans in the world today, it is definitely one of the biggest sports in the world. What makes Tennis truly special is the fact that both male and female players now enjoy the same opportunities. They are now offered the same amounts in prize money at the biggest stages of the game, making it a truly unique sport. 10. Angelique ... »

Top 10 best football players

Top 10 best football players

Top 10 Best Football (Soccer) Players of All Time Thomas Swan has been an avid fan of the English Premier League and European football for more than 20 years. Many argue that Pelé was the greatest footballer of all time Many argue that Pelé was the greatest footballer of all time | Source Who Are the World’s Best Footballers? The creativity and ingenuity that typify the beautiful game of foo... »

Messi Best 10 goals

Messi Best 10 goals

Meet best ten goals Messi scored for Barca during his career To mark Leo Messi’s birthday, we have taken a look at the best 10 goals from the eye-watering 699 he has scored for Barcelona during his career. Leo Messi is celebrating his 33rd birthday, which provides the perfect excuse to reflect on the Barcelona star’s best 10 goals. The Argentina forward has been the scourge of defenders in Spain a... »

Man City will give Liverpool guard of honor

Man City will give Liverpool guard of honor

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ___ Manchester City will form a guard of honor for new English Premier League champion Liverpool when they meet next Thursday, City manager Pep Guardiola said. Liverpool took the title City have owned for the last two years this week. When English soccer resumed this month, Liverpool’s trip to Etihad Stadium was a po... »

Liverpool: The Africans who helped win the Premier League title

Liverpool: The Africans who helped win the Premier League title

Liverpool have won the Premier League – the first time they have triumphed in the English top flight since 1990, and their first time ever since the Premier League began. And it was powered by crucial players from Africa. Here is how they contributed: Mo Salah The Egyptian striker has been a cult hero at Anfield from his first season in 2017. Given he had not been that impressive for Chelsea... »

Most Ballons d’Or & European Golden Boots in history… Records held by Messi

Most Ballons d’Or & European Golden Boots in history… Records held by Messi

It was on this day in 1987 that a certain Argentine footballer named Lionel Andrés Messi Cuccittini was born. Messi broke into the Blaugrana’s first team as a talented young attacker over a decade ago. The Catalans knew that there was something special about the youngster, and eventually, the world found out about his genius. He became a player widely regarded as the greatest ever in the his... »

Meet best ten goals Messi scored for Barca during his career

Meet best ten goals Messi scored for Barca during his career

Great man indeed! To mark Leo Messi’s birthday, we have taken a look at the best 10 goals from the eye-watering 699 he has scored for Barcelona during his career. Leo Messi is celebrating his 33rd birthday, which provides the perfect excuse to reflect on the Barcelona star’s best 10 goals. The Argentina forward has been the scourge of defenders in Spain and across the globe since makin... »

Messi best goals

Messi best goals

Meet best ten goals Messi scored for Barca during his career To mark Leo Messi’s birthday, we have taken a look at the best 10 goals from the eye-watering 699 he has scored for Barcelona during his career. Leo Messi is celebrating his 33rd birthday, which provides the perfect excuse to reflect on the Barcelona star’s best 10 goals. The Argentina forward has been the scourge of defender... »

Hazard, De Bruyne & Pogba… Mourinho has a history of falling out with stars

Hazard, De Bruyne & Pogba… Mourinho has a history of falling out with stars

IT’S happened again. According to reports, Spurs boss Jose Mourinho has fallen out with record £65million signing Tanguy Ndombele and will refuse to play for him. The pair are alleged to have had a massive bust-up at training on Monday, and are said to have clashed repeatedly since the Portuguese became Tottenham boss in November. Mourinho has denied the claim, but if it is true the French m... »

Lautaro, Sane & Aubameyang… Available forwards on 2020 summer transfer market

Lautaro, Sane & Aubameyang… Available forwards on 2020 summer transfer market

As the rest of the continent takes its first steps in following the example set by their German counterparts, the finish line of this nightmarish campaign inches closer and closer. With the end (vaguely) in sight, why not follow the well-trodden path of every football fan far and wide by getting ahead of ourselves and turning to the upcoming transfer market. While the economic impact of the corona... »

CR7 acknowledged Messi greatness… Instances arch-rivals hailed Barca goat

CR7 acknowledged Messi greatness… Instances arch-rivals hailed Barca goat

33 years ago on this day, a genius was born. Little did the world know in 1987 that a certain Argentine genius would irreversibly change the world of football as we know it. With Lionel Messi turning 33 today, it is imperative that we pay tribute to arguably the greatest player that the world of football has ever seen. Lionel Messi made his debut for Barcelona in 2003 and has had a wonderful troph... »

The 10 highest international football goalscorers of all time

The 10 highest international football goalscorers of all time

10. Sunil Chhetri, India (115 caps, 72 goals) The second highest still active scorer in world football, sandwiched between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, no less. Sunil Chhetri is known as Captain Fantastic in his homeland, and holds the record for both caps and goals for India. His best scoring year was 2011, when he banged in an impressive 13 goals in 17 appearances. Now 35, Chhetri probabl... »