Cristiano Ronaldo Closer To 700 Career Goals

Cristiano Ronaldo moved one strike away from his 700th career goal as Portugal edged closer to Euro 2020 with a 3-0 win against Luxembourg. Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva opened the scoring before Ronaldo chipped over Anthony Moris. Valencia’s Goncalo Guedes completed the scoring just before full-time. Portugal remain second in Group B, five points behind […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo Drops Big Hint Concerning Retirement Plan

Cristiano Ronaldo has recently shed light upon his future plans and stated that he could go on to retire from professional football in a couple of years. “I still love football,” said Ronaldo said in an interaction with SportBible. “I love to entertain the fans and the people who love Cristiano Ronaldo. It doesn’t matter […]

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Messi ‘unhappy with Griezmann signing’

According to journalist Lluis Canut, Lionel Messi was unhappy with Barcelona signing Griezmann this summer – because the club told him there was no money. Canut revealed that Messi and his father agreed to a delay in his salaries with the club because they are told there was no money in the bank. However, shortly […]

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Frank Lampard Confirms New Penalty Taker For Chelsea

Frank Lampard confirmed Jorginho has replaced Ross Barkley as Chelsea’s primary penalty taker following Saturday’s win over Brighton. The England international missed a crucial spot kick against Valencia 10 days ago, spurning the opportunity to earn a point for his side on matchday one of the Champions League. Both Willian and Jorginho felt they should […]

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Manchester United is worse than before — Mourinho

Jose Mourinho has said Manchester United is worse than when he was the manager of the club, saying the club would finish in sixth position this season. According to Mourinho “I was sacked – probably deservedly because the final responsibility comes as a manager – but the sad reality is they’re worse than before. United […]

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Liverpool fans attacked in Naples

Two Liverpool supporters, aged 26 and 46, were assaulted at a bar in the city centre on Tuesday evening. Merseyside Police have confirmed two Liverpool fans have been assaulted in Naples. The Reds are in Italy ahead of their Champions League clash with Napoli. Jurgen Klopp’s side begin their title defence as they look to […]

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Inside Lukaku’s racism chants incident

Romelu Lukaku, Marcus Rashford, Tammy Abraham, Paul Pogba and Kurt Zouma have been subjected to racist abuse, online or in person. Monkey chants were heard and he was understandably extremely upset. The fact is that some of the club’s own ‘Curva Nord’ fans do not believe those chants were racist. Where was the club statement […]

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Nigeria legend Joseph Yobo backs Alex Iwobi to shine at Everton

Former Nigeria captain Joseph Yobo says Everton is the perfect place for compatriot Alex Iwobi to develop into a great player. Iwobi, 23, became his country’s most expensive player when he left boyhood club Arsenal to join the Toffees on a five-year deal last month.  He has scored twice for the Merseyside club as he begins the new […]

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Samuel Eto’o announces retirement at the age of 38

Barcelona & Cameroon legend Samuel Eto’o has announced his retirement from football aged 38. Eto’o announced his retirement via his official Instagram handle: “The end. Towards a new challenge. Thank you all, big love.”

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Cristiano Ronaldo Gets 162 Million Euros From Nike Deal

The Portuguese forward, formerly of Manchester United and Real Madrid, and now with Italy’s Juventus, gets a basic annual fee of 16.2 million euros ($17.8 million) from the U.S. sporting goods company, the weekly magazine Spiegel reported, citing a draft contract between Nike and Polaris Sports Ltd., which owns his worldwide marketing rights. The deal […]

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Van Dijk : You can’t compare me to Messi & Ronaldo but I did had a good season

Van Dijk has talked about Messi and Ronaldo after winning the UEFA’S Men’s Player of the Season award. Although he beats Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to win the UEFA’S Men’s Player of the Season award, Van Dijk remains modest.  “You can’t even compare me to them,” he says.  “But I did have a good season.  […]

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Virgil van Dijk has been crowned UEFA’s Men’s Player of the Year for 2018-19.

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk has been named UEFA Men’s Player of the Year for 2018/19. The Dutch international beat off competition from three-time UEFA Men’s Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo and two-time winner Lionel Messi. The 28-year-old centre-back received the trophy on stage in Monaco during the UEFA Champions League group stage draw. The […]

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reveals who will take Manchester United’s next penalty

Marcus Rashford is ready to step up and take Manchester United’s next penalty after missing one versus Crystal Palace.  That’s according to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer who was yet again faced with questions over his penalty-takers as Rashford’s spot-kick struck the woodwork in the 2-1 defeat to Crystal Palace yesterday (Saturday).  The United striker scored a penalty in the opening […]

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Jurgen Klopp Jokes ‘Maybe I’ll Retire’ at the End of Liverpool Contract

Jurgen Klopp has again hinted he may walk away from football when his contract with Liverpoolexpires in 2022.  The Reds boss was in Germany early this week to receive a prestigious coach of the year award from an influential newspaper in his homeland. And true to his character, he offered a quip in an interview after […]

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Pogba suffers racist abuse & death threats after he misses the penalty

There appeared to be a debate between Pogba and teammate Marcus Rashford over who should take the spot-kick, with Pogba eventually taking control and taking the ball from Rashford. He went on to miss, however, after Wolves goalkeeper Rui Patricio dived to his right to save, and the game ended in a draw. Shortly after […]

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Zidane now says he is counting on Bale at Real Madrid

The 30-year-old Welsh forward was expected to leave the Spanish capital this summer after Real boss Zidane revealed the powers that be were preparing a transfer. However, nothing came to fruition and Bale’s expected move to Chinese Super League club Jiangsu Suning broke down leaving him in Madrid. Zidane and Bale His wages plus injury […]

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I want to make a name for myself at Everton – Alex Iwobi

Alex Iwobi revealed the desire to make a name for himself and to shake off the ‘youngster’ tag at Arsenal propelled him to join Everton. The 23-year-old teamed up with the Toffees on transfer deadline day, becoming the seventh summer signing by Marco Silva after Ivory Coast’s Jean Philippe Gbamin, Moise Kean, Andre Gomes, Fabian Delph, goalkeeper Jonas […]

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14-year-old Francis Jacobs becomes youngest professional footballer in US

Fourteen-year-old soccer standout Francis Jacobs became the youngest male player in history to sign a professional contract in United States on Monday when he inked a deal with USL Championship side Orange County SC. The native of Laguna Beach, Calif., signed with OCSC on July 26 at 14 years, four months and 29 days old. […]

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Alex Iwobi Joins Everton in a permanent transfer For £40 million

Everton have confirmed the arrival of Alex Iwobi from Arsenal for a fee of £40 million ($49m). Alex Iwobi The wideman will sign a five-year contract at Goodison Park, and joins Moise Kean in a new-look front line for the Toffees. Head coach Unai Emery said: “Alex has made a big contribution here at Arsenal. He […]

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Inter Milan Ready to Sign Romelu Lukaku for £73.7M Fee

Inter Milan have reached an agreement with Manchester United to sign striker Romelu Lukaku for a fee that could rise to 80m euros (£74m). In July, United rejected Inter’s £54m bid for Lukaku, who was fined by the club after missing training on Tuesday. Belgium international Lukaku, 26, has trained at his former team Anderlecht […]

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