Villarreal forward, Samuel Chukwueze is back in Nigeria for holidays. The Super Eagles pacy winger took to the social media to share some pictures he took with his friends. Chukwueze was in a great form for Villarreal enroute their successful UEFA Europa league campaign. The 21-year-old winger contributed four goals in 28 appearances for the 'Yellow Surbmarine' across all competitions.
Manchester United Midfielder Paul Pogba is fulfilling his corporate social responsibility of giving part of his Fortune to the society. Paul Pogba is currently on International duty preparing to represent France in the European Championship which will start on June 11. The Frenchman joined the France National team in their camp in Clairefontaine about two weeks ago after playing in the Europa League Final against Villarreal in Poland.
Manchester City won the Premier League, while Chelsea won the UEFA Champions League in the 2020/21 season. Villareal defeated Manchester United in the Europa League final. Only two English clubs have won the Premier League, UEFA Europa League, and UEFA Champions League in the last 20 years.
Spain has some of the world's most talented young players, with the majority of them competing in Europe's top 10 leagues. Let's take a look at some of Spain's most promising young talents. Abel Ruiz is a professional footballer from Spain who now plays for the Portuguese club Braga.
England has revealed their squad numbers for the European Championship following the announcement of players who have been selected in the squad for the tournament. The Euros was originally scheduled for 2020 but the Covid 19 pandemic and the lock down which followed suit in most countries of the world led to the postponement of so many tournaments including the Euros.
England have been hit with a big blow with just 10 days to the EURO tournament as Manchester United’s Star have now been ruled out of the competition due to injury. The Manchester United inform striker made the provisional list released by coach, Gareth Southgate and was hoping to make the 26 man list which should be released later today.
Manchester United ended their 20/21 season on a bad note, after losing to Villareal in the final of the UEFA Europa League by 11-10 on penalties. Most of Manchester United players were called up to represent their country in the upcoming European Competition. Dean Henderson, Marcus Rashford, Luke Shaw and Harry Maguire made the final 26 man squads for England, in the European Competition coming up next week.
It is no longer news that in the early part of a new football season across Europe, the winner for the most coveted UEFA Champions League campaign and that of the UEFA Europa Leagues will both clash for the UEFA Super Cup. With Chelsea football club of England been new Champions of Europe and Spanish La Liga Santander giant, Villarreal been the winner of the Europa league, the two football European Champions will now be meeting for the upcoming edition of the game to be played on August 11.
The most anticipated final match in Europe went down yesterday 29 May 2021, at the Estadio Do Dragao in Porto, Portugal. The Blues triumphed over fellow league side Manchester City, to clinch the UEFA Champions League trophy. Chelsea's win over City resulted in a number of historic milestones for the players and the club as well.
Manchester United young star, Amad Diallo has sent an important message to Manchester United and Ole Gunner Solskjaer after scoring an important 97th minute free kick for Ivory Coast. The young Ivorian signed for Manchester United last summer from Atlanta and will be hoping to have more game time next season as he continues his development.
Season 2020/21 was such a Glorious one for Man City even though they failed to do a Treble but a double title was delivered by Gaffer Pep Guardiola. A lot has been said about Kevin de Bruyne's performance this season being one of the best City players who made 2 titles possible but checking his statistics, the "Trophy-less" United's Fernandes was better than him even though United fumbled in the UEFA EUROPA League.
On Thursday, Harry Maguire returned to full training with the England group, giving Gareth Southgate a big boost. Following his recuperation from an ankle injury that kept him out of Manchester United's Europa League final loss to Villarreal, the defender had been exercising alone in the gym.
Following an outstanding performance by the UEFA Europa League winners, Villareal, here are the players who made the UEFA Europa league squad of the season. Goalkeeper: Rulli, Livakovic and Pau Lopez. Defenders: Aaron Wan-Bisakka, Pedraza, Mancini, Harry Maguire, Spinazzola, Pau Torres and Raul Albiol.
Spanish Laliga side Villarreal defeated Premier League side Manchester United 11-10 on penalties to clinch their first ever Europa League title. Premier League side Chelsea defeated Manchester City 1-0 in UEFA Champions League final to clinch their second title in 9 years. As both clubs are winners of two different European title for club football, Europa League winners Villarreal and Champions League winners Chelsea will face off in the UEFA Super Cup.￼ The game is an annual event organised by UEFA for the winners of both titles.
Former Spain U21 coach Gabino Rodriguez has come out to support David De Gea after the Spanish Goalkeeper missed a crucial penalty in the Europa League finals against Villarreal. The talented Goalkeeper missed the last Penalty to give Villarreal FC their first-ever Europa League title. It was indeed a very difficult game as both teams played so well.
Arsenal have officially announce their young star as the clubs' 2020/21 player of the season. The London club despite finishing poorly nominated Bukayo Saka, Keiran Tierney, Emile Smith-Rowe, Alexandra Lacazette and Nicolas Pepe for the player of the season award. The club captain and the previous winner of the award, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, misses out on the nomination.
On 2 December 2018, UEFA announced that the competition — provisionally known as "Europa League 2" or just "UEL2" — was to be launched as part of the 2021–24 three-year competition cycle, with UEFA adding that the new tournament would bring "more matches for more clubs and more associations.
The UEFA champions league (UCL) and the UEFA Europa league (UEL) are two tournaments hosted by UEFA and played by football clubs within Europe. Although the Champions League title is a bigger and much preferable silverware for most players than the Europa League, it doesn't in anyway make the latter an insignificant competition.
A lot has changed since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer first took over at Manchester United in December 2018, but it is hard to see whether things have gone in a positive direction or not. Yes, Manchester United have comfortably finished 2nd in the Premier League table, however, that was down to teams like Liverpool and Chelsea massively underperforming.
As he battles to be fit for England's European Championship campaign, Harry Maguire has disclosed that his ankle ailment is "healing and getting better." Since taking up the knock during Manchester United's Premier League triumph against Aston Villa on May 9, the 28-year-old central defender has remained out.