The end of the year is approaching which also means the best player award will be awarded anytime soon. The Ballon D'or is a france football award given to the best player for the Calendar year and not based on seasons. Unfortunately, last year's edition of the award was cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic which kept everyone in lockdown.
English side Arsenal are up and running in the English Premier League this season. The Gunners spent more than any other team in England's top flight last summer but have struggled largely in the start to the season. The Gunners still want to add to their squad in January and are Keen on signing Noa Lang who plays for Belgian side Club Brugge.
Juventus have not started the season in a good way as they are yet to win any of their first four games of the new Italian Serie A season. After two defeats and a draw in their first 3 matches, their latest result at the weekend was a disappointing 1-1 draw at home to title rivals AC Milan.
Former Chelsea football club of England defender, Fikayo Tomori was in action yesterday for AC Milan in their 4th league game of the Italian Serie A against Juventus at the Allianz Stadium. The Nigerian-descent retained his spot in his team's starting XI having established himself as a key figure in the squad paraded by Stefano Pioli since his permanent move to the club in the last summer transfer window.
In this article, we will be taking a look at three fullbacks with the best tackling skills in football right now (2021). Without further Ado, let's get into it. #3. Davide Calabria, (AC Milan) Photo Credit: Getty Images
Former Tottenham and Roma’s coach Jose Mourinho, has taken to his official social media page to reveal his present state, as he loses his first Serie A game. Mourinho, was left baffled after a shock defeat at Hellas Verona. Roma took the lead in the 36th minutes, but collapsed against a Verona side which had just replaced their coach Eusebio di Francesco (The match ended in a 3-2 defeat for Roma).
Edouard Mendy and Brazilian star react to Thiago Silva's post after scoring for Chelsea vs Tottenham
Chelsea football club of England number 1 goalkeeper Edouard Mendy and Brazil national team star Edouard Mendy have reacted to Thiago Silva's post, after netting a goal in Chelsea football club's 3-0 away victory over Tottenham Hotspur FC. The former AC Milan football club of Italy star was given a starting role by coach Thomas Tuchel and he was able to impress for the team against their opponent.
Football clubs across the European leagues will be in action this weekend again after a busy midweek of football in the UCL and the UEL competitions. Some teams who have had a bad game and injury during the midweek may lose their matches this weekend. Here I present to you 5 teams that may lose their league matches this weekend.
The January transfer window will open by the beginning of next year. This means that football clubs should start working towards signing some new players during the January transfer window. The likes of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and Thomas Tuchel need to buy new players in January. Let us examine five deals that could be done in January.
Max Allegri has started the league the same manner he started in the 2015/2016 season, having won none of his first three league matches this new season. Juventus started the 2015/2016 Serie A season under Max Allegri with a 0-1 home loss to Udinese, followed by a 2-1 loss at Stadio Olimpico and a 1-1 draw with Chievo, in the opening three league matches.
After an impressive midweek win over AC Milan in the UEFA Champions League, Jürgen Klop and his men will be looking to continue their unbeaten run in the league, starting with a home clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday. Ahead of the Match at Anfield Stadium this Saturday, 03:00pm (GM +1), Let's look at Liverpool Team Updates, Recent Forms, likely formations and predicted match result.
Liverpool stunned AC Milan in the Champions League and will aim to maintain their momentum when they face Crystal Palace at Anfield in the Premier League. As the two teams prepare for this match, the Reds sit joint first with 10 points, five more than 11th-placed Crystal Palace.
With AC Milan staging up a good return to the Champions League game after 7 years of absence in the competition, the champions league opening games never failed to impress as Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain were held hostage by Young Boys and Club Brugge. More than the impressive performances of players, the goalkeepers never failed to do their part in the game and below are the best goalkeepers in the tournament's opening games.
#3 Juventus does not have Cristiano Ronaldo on their side right now. Photo Credit: Getty Images During Juventus' 3-0 loss to AC Milan last season, Cristiano Ronaldo was unable to save the team. During his three years with the squad, though, Ronaldo more often than not stepped up to the plate for them.
Without hesitations, we will be looking at the top African strikers who never failed to score in the just concluded Europa and Champions League opening games that was filled with pure entertainment. 1. S. Haller: Scoring a total of 4 goals in a single champions league game against Sporting CP who are the defending champions of the Portuguese league, it is obvious that the Ivorian striker is totally on fire.
Photo credit: UEFA.com The UEFA Champions League tournament is here again and many top European clubs are competing for the prestigious title this season. Chelsea are the defending champions after defeating Manchester City in the final fixture of the last edition. Real Madrid remains the club with the most UEFA Champions League titles, followed by AC Milan, Liverpool, and Bayern Munich.
Haller, Messi, Lewandowski & Other Players Who Scored Four Or More Goals In A Champions League Match
From every observation, Sebastien Haller enjoyed the best night of his career on his first Champion League debut for this season. However, Playing in his first-ever Champions League game, the Ivorian netted four times in Ajax's 5-1 victory over Sporting Lisbon, as he became the first player to score four on his Champions League debut since Marco van Basten in 1992.
Jimmy Greaves, a former England striker and Tottenham's all-time leading goalscorer, died at the age of 81. Greaves began his career with Chelsea before signing in for AC Milan, Tottenham Hotspur, and West Ham United. He was a member of England's 1966 World Cup-winning squad, scoring 44 goals in 57 games.
Since the champions league have kicked start, a lot of penalties have been won while just three was missed. Mohammed Salah of Liverpool and 2 other Salzburg players missed a penalty each. The missed penalties coefficient varies with Salah's penalty-100%, Karim - David Adeyemi - 50% and Luka Sucic - 100%.
1. Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich - Liverpool), Reports claims that the Polish striker is set to leave the Bundesliga and is open to a move to Anfield. 2. Antonio Rudiger (Chelsea - Paris Saint Germain or Real Madrid), According to reports, Rudiger may be sold to make room for Jules Kounde and both PSG and Real Madrid are said to be interested in the defender.