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Arsenal’s 10 Greatest Players of All Time

Arsenal’s 10 Greatest Players of All Time

10.Thierry Henry ​It’s always good to start with the king. Simply put – the greatest player the premier league  has ever seen. A prolific goalscorer with lightning pace, outrageous flair and brilliant interplay. 228 goals, 90 assists. If God were designing a football player, after what the North Bank witnessed, Arsenal fans would probably say that Henry was the finished article. 9.Denn... »

Only the jealous don’t love Ronaldo!’ – Costinha reveals lengths Portugal star goes to for perfection

Only the jealous don’t love Ronaldo!’ – Costinha reveals lengths Portugal star goes to for perfection

THE FIVE-TIME BALLON D’OR WINNER CONTINUES TO STRIVE TO BE THE BEST, WITH ONE INCIDENT ON THE REAL MADRID TRAINING GROUND ILLUSTRATING THAT PERFECTLY ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW   CRISTIANO RONALDO’S PURSUIT OF FOOTBALLING PERFECTION IS SO GREAT THAT HE GETS UPSET IF HE MISSES EVEN ONE SHOT IN TRAINING, ACCORDING TO HIS FORMER PORTUGAL TEAM-MATE COSTINHA.   FIVE-TIME BALLON DR... »

Timo Werner could still sign for Liverpool

Timo Werner could still sign for Liverpool

Timo Werner could still sign for Liverpool, according to the ‘expert’ who claimed that a deal was already done… Laurel Canyon ‘SIR ALEX FERGUSON, the man who once ‘knocked Liverpool off their f***ing perch’, claimed a title-winning side should always build from a position of strength,’ begins Dave Kidd’s column on Liverpool and Timo Werner in The Sun. ‘The old Manchester United godfather would nev... »

What georgino wijnaldum wants from Liverpool before agreeing contract extension

What georgino wijnaldum wants from Liverpool before agreeing contract extension

Georginio Wijnaldum is expected to commit his long-term future to Liverpool. The 29-year-old midfielder is about to enter the final year of his current contract and has been linked with a move away from Anfield. Salah and Mane theory raised about Liverpool’s Werner transfer snub Wijnaldum has blossomed into a key player for Jurgen Klopp, starting all but one of Liverpool’s Premier League fixtures ... »

Manchester vs stroke city friendly at training ground

Manchester vs stroke city friendly at training ground

Premier league announced friendly fixtures to take place as Clubs prepare for the return of the league,the match between the Red Devils and Stoke city was to be played at the training ground of Manchester United. Ole Gunnar’s side preparations for the Premier League return have been hindered , after their planned friendly with Stoke had to be cancelled due to Stoke city’s manager Micha... »

With this super eagle could be strong in there next meeting

With this super eagle could be strong in there next meeting

Nigeria is a country blessed with football talents – millions of young footballers within and in disapora who are looking to break into the senior national team – the Super Eagles. Complete Sports reporter, OLUYEMI OGUNSEYIN, takes a good look at ten young and hugely talented players born abroad who can still break into Super Eagles under manager, Gernot Rohr in the year 2020… Bukayo Saka (Winger ... »

European born who break into super eagle in 2020

European born who break into super eagle in 2020

Nigeria is a country blessed with football talents – millions of young footballers within and in disapora who are looking to break into the senior national team – the Super Eagles. Complete Sports reporter, OLUYEMI OGUNSEYIN, takes a good look at ten young and hugely talented players born abroad who can still break into Super Eagles under manager, Gernot Rohr in the year 2020… Bukayo Saka (Winger ... »

United join the blues in race of the wonder kid

United join the blues in race of the wonder kid

Chelsea have reportedly joined Manchester United in the battle for Bayer Leverkusen star Kai Havertz but everything might not be as it seems as the Premier League giants prepare to go head-to-head this summer. Contrasting reports leave an air of uncertainty about whether Frank Lampard’s side are actually preparing a move for Havertz. The 20-year-old will cost £70million but his versatility w... »

Top 10 Football Stars From Poor Backgrounds

Top 10 Football Stars From Poor Backgrounds

  #10. Alexis Sanchez Once the gunner of every gunner in every match, the brightest star of world football, is the highest-paid player of Everest team £ 140,000/week. Currently, Alexis Sanchez’s salary is 350 thousand pounds/week, also the highest club Manchester United. Enjoy a life of richness and glory, but perhaps, Sanchez still does not forget childhood opportunities. When he was 6... »

Chelsea FC: Top 15 Blues Legends of All Time

Chelsea FC: Top 15 Blues Legends of All Time

Many great men have been a part of the rich history of chelsea football club. From amazing players to fine managers, there is no shortage of fantastic footballing figures who are more than worthy of a place in every supporter’s memory. To be a legend at a club, though, you need a little more than just be a great player: you also need to be a fan favourite, a leader amongst men, and an import... »

Maro Itoje welcomes ‘headphones-off’ discussion on racial prejudice

Maro Itoje welcomes ‘headphones-off’ discussion on racial prejudice

Maro Itoje welcomes ‘headphones-off’ discussion on racial prejudice 9 Jun From the section Itoje only became interested in rugby at 11 and admits the game struggles to get traction among British-Nigerians England’s Maro Itoje says he hopes widespread protests after the will spur society to confront longstanding prejudice. The 25-year-old, who was born in London to Nigerian parent... »

Lionel Messi: Gary Lineker on football’s ‘bewildering talent’

Lionel Messi: Gary Lineker on football’s ‘bewildering talent’

Lionel Messi: Gary Lineker on football’s ‘bewildering talent’ By Gary Lineker BBC Sport 30 May From the section Messi has won football’s greatest individual prize – the Ballon d’Or – a record six times Lionel Messi is a player who stirs feelings like no other. He turns sport into art. Every time I watch him, even on his quiet days, there are moments when y... »

Ellis Genge: England star defends Edward Colston statue action

Ellis Genge: England star defends Edward Colston statue action

Ellis Genge: England star defends Edward Colston statue action 9 Jun From the section Ellis Genge made his England debut in 2016 England rugby union international Ellis Genge says the pulling down of a statue of slave trader Edward Colston in Bristol was “warranted”. Genge grew up in Bristol but now plays for Leicester Tigers. “I’ve got a lot of black family in Bristol and ... »

EFL: Threat of clubs going bust because of coronavirus not gone away – Rick Parry

EFL: Threat of clubs going bust because of coronavirus not gone away – Rick Parry

EFL: Threat of clubs going bust because of coronavirus not gone away – Rick Parry By Simon Stone BBC Sport 9 Jun From the section Former Liverpool chief executive Rick Parry was named as the EFL’s new chairman in September 2019 The threat of clubs going bust because of the financial impact of Covid-19 has not gone away, says Football League chairman Rick Parry. After weeks of argument,... »

England v West Indies: Tourists arrive for historic Test series

England v West Indies: Tourists arrive for historic Test series

England v West Indies: Tourists arrive for historic Test series West Indies hold the Wisden Trophy after beating England 2-1 in the most recent series in the Caribbean West Indies have arrived in Manchester to begin their historic Test tour of England. They are the first international sports team to arrive in the UK since the coronavirus lockdown started in March. The three-Test series, originally... »

Remembering the 1999 final

Remembering the 1999 final

Remembering the 1999 final Alex Ferguson was joined by coaching staff at Manchester United’s training base, The Cliff, as normal at 9am on Friday May 28, 1999. It was like any other pre-season planning meeting, as the men looked ahead to the 1999-2000 campaign over bacon sandwiches and cups of tea. But, really, it wasn’t like any of the planning sessions to have come before for Ferguso... »

Pep Guardiola Manchester City, 2016

Pep Guardiola Manchester City, 2016

PROFILE MANCHESTER CITY WERE WIDELY CONSIDERED TO HAVE RECRUITED THE MOST SOUGHT-AFTER MANAGER IN THE WORLD WHEN THEY PERSUADED PEP GUARDIOLA TO LEAVE BAYERN MUNICH FOR THE PREMIER LEAGUE IN 2016. AN ADMIRER OF, AMONG OTHERS, MARCELO BIELSA, AND A DISCIPLE OF THE LATE, GREAT, JOHAN CRUYFF, GUARDIOLA IS CREDITED WITH, AT BARCELONA FROM 2008 TO 2012, DEVELOPING PERHAPS THE FINEST CLUB TEAM OF ALL TI... »

Faustino Anjorin signs five-year Chelsea deal despite Premier League interest

Faustino Anjorin signs five-year Chelsea deal despite Premier League interest

Faustino Anjorin has signed a new five-year contract with Chelsea, after turning down interest from some of the Premier League’s biggest clubs. The 18-year-old was going into the final year of his previous deal and Manchester City, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund had all shown interest in signing him. However, he says the decision to commit his long-term future to... »

How Paul Pogba spends his millions

How Paul Pogba spends his millions

How would you spend your money if you made £290,000 a week? For French superstar and WorldCup winner Paul Pogba, that could mean buying a new car to add his growing collection or another haircut. Let’s take a look at how the midfielder — with of net worth $85 million — spends his 24 million euros a year. Haircuts We all know Paul Pogba likes to change his hair frequently. So much so that he even h... »

History Of Lionel Messi

History Of Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi is a soccer player with FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team. He has established records for goals scored and won individual awards en route to worldwide recognition as one of the best players in soccer. Who Is Lionel Messi? Luis Lionel Andres (“Leo”) Messi is an Argentinian soccer player who plays forward for the FC Barcelona club and the Argentina national team. At the age o... »

We were wrong’: NFL’s Goodell regrets stance on player protests

We were wrong’: NFL’s Goodell regrets stance on player protests

NFL commissioner’s comment comes after 18 players release video demanding the league condemn racism. Exavier Pope, a Chicago-based lawyer, described Goodell’s move as a “hollow” and “PR” move. Roger Goodell, the commissioner of the United States’s National Football League (NFL), has said the league made mistakes in not listening to players, in a video deno... »

In Profile: Fede Valverde – Real Madrid’s new soaring star

In Profile: Fede Valverde – Real Madrid’s new soaring star

REAL MADRID MIDFIELDER FEDE VALVERDE HAS, AT THE AGE OF JUST 21, PACKED AN AWFUL LOT INTO HIS CAREER SO FAR, BUT LALIGA’S URUGUAYAN RISING STAR HAS REALLY ONLY JUST TAKEN OFF.   VALVERDE HAS ALREADY MADE OVER 100 APPEARANCES AT SENIOR LEVEL – WHILE WINNING SILVERWARE AND RECOGNITION BOTH WITH HIS CURRENT SIDE MADRID AND COUNTRY URUGUAY, AND SHOWING THE PHYSICAL, TECHNICAL AND MENT... »

Injuries come into play: 28 injuries among 14 teams

Injuries come into play: 28 injuries among 14 teams

  Three weeks after the return to training of all LaLiga Santander teams, injuries have returned.     While it’s not a dramatic or unexpected situation for such an atypical pre-season, the problem that was worrying many coaches is already hitting some of them.   Nearing 30 cases, injuries are progressing at a faster rate than usual.   It’s true that in many cas... »

Greatest loan spells in last 5 years

Greatest loan spells in last 5 years

  Footballers are expensive. At the top tier of the sport the fees that clubs are willing to cough up for players without any concrete assurance that they’ll perform well is truly staggering when put in a wider context.     However, the executives with a keen eye on the club’s coffers practice the age-old business principle of ‘try before you buy’ through the... »

Premier League’s Secret Agents: From Paul Pogba to Cesc Fabregas

Premier League’s Secret Agents: From Paul Pogba to Cesc Fabregas

While an offer of £180,000 a week certainly didn’t do Chelsea’s hopes of landing Timo Werner any harm, the Blues also had a secret weapon up their sleeve. According to German newspaper Bild, Antonio Rudiger made a special call to his international team-mate in a bid to convince him to move to Stamford Bridge. The pair are close friends after rising through the ranks at Stuttgart and pl... »

Things we learnt from Bundesliga’s return

Things we learnt from Bundesliga’s return

With the eyes of the world on the Bundesliga, how did their return go? From social distancing goal celebrations to substitutes wearing masks, what did we learn? Elite level football returned for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic lockdown on Saturday with the Bundesliga undergoing their restart procedure. There was much interest regarding the logistics of staging a football match behind... »

Liverpool’s miraculous 2005 Champions League win is voted the best sporting comeback EVER

Liverpool’s miraculous 2005 Champions League win is voted the best sporting comeback EVER

This year already appears set to be a golden one for Liverpool – and the club have received a further boost after their heroics to win the Champions League final in 2005 were voted the best ever sporting comeback. The Anfield outfit found themselves trailing AC Milan by three goals in Istanbul, but infamously rallied after half-time to devastating effect. Goals from Steven Gerrard, Vladimir ... »

Best loan spells in last decade

Best loan spells in last decade

Courtois, Lukaku at West Bromwich & Hakimi… Footballers are expensive. At the top tier of the sport the fees that clubs are willing to cough up for players without any concrete assurance that they’ll perform well is truly staggering when put in a wider context. However, the executives with a keen eye on the club’s coffers practice the age-old business principle of ‘try ... »

Liverpool 3-1 City, Spurs 0-2 Chelsea … Best PL games of 19/20 season so far

Liverpool 3-1 City, Spurs 0-2 Chelsea … Best PL games of 19/20 season so far

With a return date for the Premier League now set at 17 June and English football fans licking their lips at the prospect of some (any!) action within the next month, let’s not forget we were actually pretty deep into a half-decent season before play was suspended in mid-March. Liverpool may have all but secured their first title of the Premier League era and Norwich may be doomed but aside ... »

Cristiano Ronaldo comes fourth in the list of greatest footballers around the world

Cristiano Ronaldo comes fourth in the list of greatest footballers around the world

Cristiano Ronaldo comes fourth in the list of greatest footballers around the world Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played with a spherical ball between two teams of 11 players. The 59-year-old World Cup winner is frequently mentioned in the longstanding debate over ‘football’s GOAT’ alongside fellow legend Pele , Messi and Cristia... »

Ronaldo, the fourth man

Ronaldo, the fourth man

Cristiano Ronaldo comes fourth in the list of greatest footballers around the world Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played with a spherical ball between two teams of 11 players. The 59-year-old World Cup winner is frequently mentioned in the longstanding debate over ‘football’s GOAT’ alongside fellow legend Pele , Messi and Cristia... »

Pogba, Haaland & De Ligt… Which transfers could Raiola broker in summer?

Pogba, Haaland & De Ligt… Which transfers could Raiola broker in summer?

Mino Raiola is one of the most famous – or should that be infamous? – football agents in history, making his name as the pizza chef who became Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s tough-talking representative and going on to manage some of the world’s greatest players, such as Paul Pogba, Erling Haaland and Gianluigi Donnarumma. Raiola was the mastermind behind Pogba’s £89million rec... »

GEORGE FLOYD: Black People Built America for 400 years; I am Ashamed to be a White Man – Gregg Popovich

GEORGE FLOYD: Black People Built America for 400 years; I am Ashamed to be a White Man – Gregg Popovich

GEORGE FLOYD: Black People Built America for 400 years; I am Ashamed to be a White Man – Gregg Popovich The coach of San Antonio Spurs, Gregg Popovich has bitterly expressed his anger and disgust after watching the nine minutes video of George Floyd’s murder by four Minneapolis Police officers. The popular 71 year old Popovich who is a three – time NBA coach of the year, and has ... »

Does Hazard’s hat-trick show Barcelona and Messi have all to fear?

Does Hazard’s hat-trick show Barcelona and Messi have all to fear?

Does Hazard’s hat-trick show Barcelona and Messi have all to fear? Eden Hazard wasn’t supposed to play again this season. His season was supposed to have ended following the shin fracture he suffered in January and if things had gone to plan, that would have been the case. However, the Coronavirus had other ideas and has now presented the Belgian an opportunity to add some gloss to his first seaso... »

Zidane lines up Asensio, Benzema and Hazard for first time in 11 months

Zidane lines up Asensio, Benzema and Hazard for first time in 11 months

Real Madrid were finally able to put out the attacking trident that Zinedine Zidane had in his head after an 11-month wait.     Admittedly, it was only in a training match, but the coach wanted it to be as close as possible to what it will be like when Eibar visit the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano: the same time, lights, shirts and the trident of Marco Asensio, Karim Benzema, who scored one... »

when will other sports such as F1 & NBA come back?

when will other sports such as F1 & NBA come back?

When will sports start again? Here is the latest information on when fans can anticipate the return football, F1, boxing, cricket and more… UK football The Premier League will hold further talks this week, as it targets a return behind closed doors in June, but a resumption of domestic football will only take place with government approval. The EFL says the priority is to resume the 2019-20 season... »

Manchester United race for European football

Manchester United race for European football

Manchester United passed a number of tests during their hot streak throughout February and early March. You simply do not go 11 games unbeaten without something clicking within the inner workings of the side. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer managed to finally deliver the football to Old Trafford that he had been craving and promising to supporters. Some will say Bruno Fernandes was the main difference, but t... »

Liverpool’s owners Fenway Sports Group ‘will miss potential title-winning match against Everton’

Liverpool’s owners Fenway Sports Group ‘will miss potential title-winning match against Everton’

Liverpool’s owners will be unable to attend the club’s potential Premier League title-winning game against Everton because of Covid-19 quarantine rules, according to reports. Jurgen Klopp’s men could win their first title in 30 years by beating their Merseyside rivals, should nearest rivals Manchester City lose at home against Arsenal when the Premier League restarts on June 17. ... »

PL’s high-profile free transfers this summer

PL’s high-profile free transfers this summer

Willian, David Silva, Vertonghen… A host of Premier League players are out of contract in the coming weeks, even if extensions are agreed to take them beyond June 30 and up to the end of the postponed 2019/20 campaign. It means free transfer moves will be plentiful and clubs could snare a bargain, even across the short term – particularly useful in the current climate of uncertainty. H... »

Six all time midfielder with a deft passing skills

Six all time midfielder with a deft passing skills

  DECO Deco was a versatile, tactically intelligent and creative midfielder with excellent vision and technical ability. A generous and hard-working team-player, he was capable of playing in several midfield positions. Although he lacked pace as well as notable physical, defensive and athletic attributes, he possessed good stamina, as well as excellent ball control, dribbling skills, passing ... »

Man Utd ‘switch attention to Sancho & Grealish after Ighalo extension’

Man Utd ‘switch attention to Sancho & Grealish after Ighalo extension’

  Manchester United are still hoping to add to their attack in the summer transfer window despite extending Odion Ighalo’s loan move, but a deal for a striker is no longer a priority.     Ighalo’s deal was finally extended on June 1 and will run until January 31, 2021 after protracted talks with the striker’s parent club, Shanghai Shenhua.   The 30-year-old remaining at Old Tra... »

Barcelona: “I’ve got no reason to leave” says Ivan Rakitic

Barcelona: “I’ve got no reason to leave” says Ivan Rakitic

Barça midfielder Ivan Rakitic will be out of contract at the end of next season and has been linked with a move away from Camp Nou but he has no plans to leave. Ivan Rakitic insists he will not be leaving Barcelona this year, and claims that he and the club recently agreed they had “nothing to talk about” regarding their association. Rakitic joined Barça in 2014 after impressing at Sev... »

USMNT’s new generation takes political stand

USMNT’s new generation takes political stand

For many players, representing their national team is the pinnacle of their athletic careers. Countless international stars have talked about the pride of putting on that shirt, of hearing the national anthem being played, of wearing the badge after years of sacrifice. Players often talk of what it means for them to represent their country, their people, their family and friends at the highest lev... »

Ligue 1 could resume with play-offs before August 2, say UEFA

Ligue 1 could resume with play-offs before August 2, say UEFA

Ligue 1 could resume with play-offs before August 2 despite the fact the top-flight season has been voided, UEFA have said. French prime minister Edouard Philippe announced the cancellation of all sporting events across the country on April 28, amid the ongoing fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Football authorities subsequently voided the 2019-20 campaign, with final positions in both Ligue ... »

Willian, David Silva, Vertonghen… PL’s high-profile free transfers this summer

Willian, David Silva, Vertonghen… PL’s high-profile free transfers this summer

A host of Premier League players are out of contract in the coming weeks, even if extensions are agreed to take them beyond June 30 and up to the end of the postponed 2019/20 campaign. It means free transfer moves will be plentiful and clubs could snare a bargain, even across the short term – particularly useful in the current climate of uncertainty. Here’s a look at the highest-profile play... »

Football record that is yet to be broken

Football record that is yet to be broken

Soccer has being the most followed sport in the world with millions of followers all around the world and due to the numerous stats, rules and regulations surrounding the games, there are many records to be had in soccer. There have been so many record created and broken by so many great players which some of them brings disgrace and pride to whoever that is holding them. We have seen so many socc... »

EFL starlets who could join the Premier League as Liverpool and ManUnited eye next Jamie Vardy

EFL starlets who could join the Premier League as Liverpool and ManUnited eye next Jamie Vardy

  Premier League clubs are always on the hunt for talented youngsters they can pluck from the lower leagues but coronavirus may see more teams turn their attention towards England’s second, third and fourth tiers.     Peterborough’s Ricky-Jade Jones has emerged as a target for Manchester United and Liverpool while rising star Jude Bellingham has long been the subject of ... »

Werner not good enough for Liverpool, claims Reds legend Fowler

Werner not good enough for Liverpool, claims Reds legend Fowler

RB Leipzig’s Timo Werner would not have been good enough for Liverpool, according to Robbie Fowler, who insists the Chelsea-bound forward is far from the finished article. Fowler isn’t too fussed that his old club have missed out on Werner though, and doesn’t believe he would have found a place in Klopp’s starting XI ahead of Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah or Sadio Mane. &#... »

Chelsea’s lucky urinal, Phil Jones’ socks… Meet most interesting superstitions

Chelsea’s lucky urinal, Phil Jones’ socks… Meet most interesting superstitions

Sometimes, you’ll do everything in your power to win. Even if that means you look a bit silly in the process. This list is living proof that footballers actually are human, and some are just a little bit stranger than we imagined, to be honest. A superstition can be the catalyst for a player’s incredible stretch of form, a team’s underdog run in a tournament, or a horrible statis... »

What’s Next For FC Barcelona Star Philippe Coutinho After Bayern Flop?

What’s Next For FC Barcelona Star Philippe Coutinho After Bayern Flop?

It’s business as usual for Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga. Hansi Flick’s team is within touching distance of a new domestic crown, but one player, who hasn’t found a happy space at the Allianz Arena, is Philippe Coutinho, on loan from FC Barcelona. Thomas Muller is rejuvenated and Alphonso Davies and other youngsters are soaring, but the Brazilian, injured, is a surplus to requirements. The Brazi... »

A Brief History Of Basketball

A Brief History Of Basketball

Basketball was invented by James Naismith in Springfield, Massachusetts. The year was 1891, and as the story goes, Naismith was asked to come up with an indoor game that offered fewer injuries than classic American gridiron football. He came up with a 9-on-9 game that involved shooting a ball into a peach basket. Under those first rules, a single point was scored for a made basket. The first game ... »

Today’s news headline

Today’s news headline

Bayer Leverkusen have reportedly rejected a bid from Real Madrid worth €80m for Germany International Kai Havertz according to reports in German news outlet BILD. Havertz who will turn 21 in June is attracting interest from Manchester United, Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain. Brescia have reportedly terminated Mario Balotelli’s deal at the club after the Italian International f... »

Top-10 Best Football Academies In The World 2020

Top-10 Best Football Academies In The World 2020

What are the best football academies in the world right now? Read on to find out. The journey to the top of any football (soccer) career has always begun from humble beginnings for most football players playing in the world’s top-flight leagues. From a very tender age, footballers have devoted time to learning the skills and antics that make them exceptional and unique on the pitch. 10. Real Madri... »

Nigeria’s Fastest International Goal That Helps Them Beat Egypt

Nigeria’s Fastest International Goal That Helps Them Beat Egypt

Nigeria beat Egypt 1-0 in a friendly thanks to a goal scored inside 10 seconds in Asaba on Tuesday. Paul Onuachu’s strike is Nigeria’s fastest ever international goal. Elsewhere, Senegal needed Sadio Mane to come off the bench and help them to a win over Mali. Also on Tuesday Algeria beat Tunisia, Ivory Coast beat Liberia, Ghana won at home to Mauritania and Morocco were beaten by Arge... »

‘Fixtures look quite favourable’ – Scholes backs Utd to secure top-four finish

‘Fixtures look quite favourable’ – Scholes backs Utd to secure top-four finish

Paul Scholes has backed Manchester United to secure a top-four finish, insisting their remaining “fixtures look quite favourable”. United sat fifth in the Premier League standings when play was stopped due to the coronavirus outbreak in March. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side had enjoyed an 11-match unbeaten run in all competitions before the three-month hiatus, closing the gap on fou... »

City ‘to lock horns’ with UEFA on Monday as they appeal against UCL ban

City ‘to lock horns’ with UEFA on Monday as they appeal against UCL ban

Manchester City begin the biggest contest of their season this week — one that could change the future of the club and its star names. The Premier League champions launch their monumental legal battle with UEFA in the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday over their two-year ban from the Champions League for breaching Financial Fair Play regulations. If City fail in their appeal, which is... »

PL chiefs ‘to slap £200,000 fines on stars who break lockdown rules’

PL chiefs ‘to slap £200,000 fines on stars who break lockdown rules’

Premier League chiefs will crack down on stars who break lockdown restrictions by handing them hefty fines and even points penalties, according to reports. Top-flight officials are keen to prevent any glitches before and once Project Restart gets underway, which could come in the form of sloppy behaviour by clubs and players which could lead to a coronavirus spike. And according to The Sun, emerge... »

Alexander-Arnold has potential to become world’s best – Cafu

Alexander-Arnold has potential to become world’s best – Cafu

Former Brazil defender Cafu has backed Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold to one day be crowned the best player in the world. The 21-year-old has become a key member of Jurgen Klopp’s side since 2018 and claimed a Premier League record for most assists by a defender last season. Cafu, who has previously predicted Alexander-Arnold to win a Ballon d’Or in the future, welcomed compa... »

Davies ‘infinitely grateful’ to his Liberian parents

Davies ‘infinitely grateful’ to his Liberian parents

Bayern Munich wonderkid Alphonso Davies says he is “infinitely grateful” to his parents – who hail from Liberia, for playing a big part in his career. The 19-year old was born in the Ghanaian city of Buduburam and grew up in a refugee camp with his parents who fled the second civil war in Liberia that killed and displaced thousands of people between 1999 and 2003. Davies’ family had to endur... »

Rodgers welcomes police’s decision to allow Liverpool to win title at Anfield

Rodgers welcomes police’s decision to allow Liverpool to win title at Anfield

Brendan Rodgers has welcomed signals that the authorities are to trust Liverpool supporters and allow the club to clinch the Premier League title at Anfield if the fixtures fall in their favour. There had been suggestions that the club would be forced to play at a neutral ground when they seal their title triumph over fears that Liverpool supporters would mass outside the stadium. But plans have c... »

Spurs’ Gregg Popovich: the US is in trouble and white people must bear burden

Spurs’ Gregg Popovich: the US is in trouble and white people must bear burden

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, who is a long-time critic of Donald Trump and an advocate for civil rights in the US, has given his thoughts on the unrest of the last few weeks.   Popovich, who has won five NBA titles with the Spurs, said he believes the “country is in trouble” as he discussed the death of George Floyd.     How Gregg Popovich became the NBA’s most fear... »

Real Madrid: The strongest XI Zinedine Zidane must deploy

Real Madrid: The strongest XI Zinedine Zidane must deploy

Real Madrid set to resume their LaLiga campaign against Eibar, here’s a look at the strongest possible starting line-up for the remaining 11 fixtures. Real Madrid will lock horns with 16th-placed Eibar, one of the ‘eleven finals’ that the Real Madrid players have been talking about. Every game from here on is very, very crucial to Los Blancos’ chances of winning their 34th league title.   Owi... »

Ryan Giggs is excited to see Paul Pogba pair up with Bruno Fernandes for Manchester United

Ryan Giggs is excited to see Paul Pogba pair up with Bruno Fernandes for Manchester United

Former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs believes Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes will be able to play together due to their ‘individual quality’. Since Fernandes joined United in the January transfer window, the Frenchman has been sidelined with an ankle injury as the Portuguese new boy has made quite the impression on the Premier League in his short time. Pogba is now back to full f... »

Real Madrid: 5 players who must shine when football returns

Real Madrid: 5 players who must shine when football returns

Real Madrid RB Dani Carvajal Real Madrid can win titles if these five players shine in 2020. Due to their depth of talent, especially young talent, throughout the roster, Real Madrid remain favorites to win La Liga in 2019-2020 despite falling behind Barcelona again.   After all, Real dominated Barcelona 2-0 in El Clasico this past March. But one week later, they dropped points in frustrating... »

Jack Grealish ‘leapfrogs Jadon Sancho as Manchester United’s No 1 summer transfer target’

Jack Grealish ‘leapfrogs Jadon Sancho as Manchester United’s No 1 summer transfer target’

Jack Grealish is at the top of Manchester United’s summer transfer target, with the Red Devils prioritising a move for the Aston Villa captain over Jadon Sancho, according to reports. United believe Grealish can play a vital role in helping Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team challenge for titles having impressed at Villa Park this season. According to the Mirror, senior figures at Old Traffor... »

Leading anti-racism campaigner urges Premier League stars to protest against racial injustice

Leading anti-racism campaigner urges Premier League stars to protest against racial injustice

One of football’s leading anti-racism campaigners has urged Premier League stars to protest against racial injustice by ‘taking the knee’ before Premier League games this season. England star Jadon Sancho, who wore a ‘No Justice, No Peace’ T-shirt in the warm-up on Saturday, joined his Borussia Dortmund team-mates and opponents Hertha Berlin in kneeling in the centre ... »

Brendan Rodgers shrugs off coronavirus scare to issue battle cry to his Leicester stars

Brendan Rodgers shrugs off coronavirus scare to issue battle cry to his Leicester stars

In mid-April, when he was recuperating from the coronavirus and suffering headaches and bouts of breathlessness, Brendan Rodgers began watching The Last Dance, the documentary about the relentlessness of Michael Jordan and how he drove the Chicago Bulls basketball team of the Nineties to their last NBA Championship. For the previous couple of weeks, the Leicester City manager had been focused on g... »

Violence  in sports

Violence in sports

Violence in sports usually refers to violent and often unnecessarily harmful intentional physical acts committed during, or motivated by, a sports game , often in relation to contact sports such as American football , ice hockey, rugby football, lacrosse , association football, boxing , mixed martial arts , wrestling , and water polo and, when referring to the players themselves, often involving e... »

Top ten richest clubs in the world and their net worth

Top ten richest clubs in the world and their net worth

As a lover of football game, you might have wondered which clubs are the richest in the world. There are many clubs all over the world regarding the game of soccer, only a few get to make it big. Football or soccer as it is also called, is one of the sports that has won the hearts of many fans both men and women, and many of these fans adore their football clubs or players like an idol. They try t... »

The sad football carrer of Al-saadi Gaddafi the son of the African Dietator

The sad football carrer of Al-saadi Gaddafi the son of the African Dietator

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