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Five Popular Football Clubs with the most fans in Nigeria

Football is without a doubt the most popular sport in Nigeria. Many fans across the country are passionate about the sport, and they support a wide range of local and international teams. When key companies in the sports betting business introduced online betting to Nigeria, fans were given a new opportunity to enjoy their team's games.

  1 year ago ago
Five Popular Football Clubs with the most fans in Nigeria

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2 Reasons Ronaldo And Messi Should Respect Ronaldinho As A Football Player

Undoubtedly, both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are the Greatest Of All Time (GOAT). Though the era of their rivalry is gradually winding down probably due to their ages, yet football fans cannot easily forget the changes the two (2) players have brought into football.

  1 year ago ago
2 Reasons Ronaldo And Messi Should Respect Ronaldinho As A Football Player

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Top 5 Football Clubs With The Most Fans in The Nigeria

In Nigeria, football is undoubtedly the most popular sport. The game has garnered tons of love from many fans across the country, and these supporters cheer on a multitude of local and international teams. When major players in the sports betting market introduced online betting to Nigeria, supporters acquired a new way to enhance the enjoyment of their team's game.It is additionally vital to highlight that in Europe, international football leagues have grown their fan bases by attracting many Nigerians thanks to having their best names play in the top teams.

  1 year ago ago
Top 5 Football Clubs With The Most Fans in The Nigeria

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Top Footballers Who Had The Privilege Of Playing With Their Icons

Many footballers had idols or heroes they looked up to, and very few of them got to play with their heroes. Let us look at top footballers who played alongside their football heroes. 1. Ansu Fati and Jesus Navas: Jesus Navas was Ansu Fati's model when he was growing up in Sevilla.

  1 year ago ago
Top Footballers Who Had The Privilege Of Playing With Their Icons

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Ronaldo And 4 Other Players Who Played For Both Real Madrid And Manchester United

The beauty of football is to see players move from one club to another. This makes the players taste a new life and meet a new set of players in whichever club they move to. The just-concluded summer transfer window was one of the most interesting transfers in football history, due to the kind of players who were involved in the transfer.

  1 year ago ago
Ronaldo And 4 Other Players Who Played For Both Real Madrid And Manchester United

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Opinion:3 Reasons Barcelona Might Be Eliminated In The Group Stage of Champions League

Barcelona FC will be facing Bayern Munich, Benfica, and dynamo Kyiv in the group stages of the UEFA Champions League, after the draw took place in Istanbul, on Friday. This group is one of the toughest groups and it will be difficult for Barcelona to progress to the knockout stages.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion:3 Reasons Barcelona Might Be Eliminated In The Group Stage of Champions League

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Three Times When Club Teams Played Against National Teams

It seems bizarre to think that national teams could play against club teams in a football match. Unsurprisingly, it has happened a few times in the past. A lot of teams have played against national teams but in this article, I will be revealing three times when Manchester United, Bayern Munich and Barcelona FC played against national teams in a football game.

  1 year ago ago
Three Times When Club Teams Played Against National Teams

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Who Is Likely To Be A Better Football Coach Between Messi And Ronaldo?

Though both Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo haven't indicated any intentions of becoming soccer coaches after ending their playing career, a closer look at them will show who will make a better coach. Though we can't predict exactly, likely, Cristiano Ronaldo won't venture into soccer coaching.

  1 year ago ago
Who Is Likely To Be A Better Football Coach Between Messi And Ronaldo?

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David Alaba nets his 1st ever goal for Real Madrid to guide them to a remarkable 2-1 win over Barca

Austria national team captain David Olatokunbo Alaba was exceptional for Real Madrid football club on Sunday, as he netted his first ever goal for the club to guide them to a remarkable 2-1 victory over Barcelona FC at Camp Nou. The former Bayern Munich star has been superb since moving to the Madrid-based club, and he was able to impress again on Sunday.

  1 year ago ago
David Alaba nets his 1st ever goal for Real Madrid to guide them to a remarkable 2-1 win over Barca

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It Just Had To Be Him- Manchester United Reacts To Cristiano Ronaldo's Winning Goal

This year's edition of the Champions League tournament has been very enthralling so far. We have witnessed a situation whereby the lowest ranking team (Sheriff FC) beat one of the highest ranking teams (Real Madrid) on their home ground. Even Barcelona FC disappointed their fans by conceding 3 goals against Benfica FC.

  1 year ago ago
It Just Had To Be Him- Manchester United Reacts To Cristiano Ronaldo's Winning Goal

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2 Lessons Football Managers Should Learn From Koeman's Misery At Barcelona

Barcelona FC misery continued on Saturday night as Atletico Madrid defeated the Spanish La Liga giant by 2-0 goals on matchday 8 at Wanda Metropolitano. This was Barcelona FC back to back defeat having lost to Benfica on Wednesday by 3-0 goals in the UEFA Champions League. Even though the fans have called for the sack of the club coach, Ronald Koeman, the club President, Joan Laporta has affirmed that he will not be sacked soon as Ronald Koeman needs more time and the club is confident that things will change soon.

  1 year ago ago
2 Lessons Football Managers Should Learn From Koeman's Misery At Barcelona

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Barcelona star Pedri's release clause is €1B, here are 9 other players with highest release clauses

Spain national team star Pedri Gonzalez has signed a contract extension with Barcelona football club of Spain and his release clause is now €1 Billion. The youngster had a remarkable 2020/2021 season with the Spanish Laliga Santander giants as he made 37 appearances for the club and he was able to play all the matches for his country in UEFA Euro 2020 and Tokyo Olympics game.

  1 year ago ago
Barcelona star Pedri's release clause is €1B, here are 9 other players with highest release clauses

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Barcelona vs Real Madrid: 3 Players That Will Be Highly Missed During The El Clasico.

The first El Clasico of the 2021/2022 season will take place tomorrow at the Camp Nou, the home ground of Barcelona Football Club. El Classico is the match that brings together 2 of the fiercest football rival in the world. They are Barcelona FC and Real Madrid FC.

  1 year ago ago
Barcelona vs Real Madrid: 3 Players That Will Be Highly Missed During The El Clasico.

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Barcelona Has Been Awarded The Most Penalties In A Season In The UCL Than Other Clubs In Europe

Penalty in the game of football is a form of punishment for the infringement of rules of football in the goalkeeper arena. The foul which brings about a penalty can be committed by any player and not necessarily a defender such as a handball foul in the goalpost, interference, disturbance or a hard tackle against an opposing player in the goalkeeper arena.

  1 year ago ago
Barcelona Has Been Awarded The Most Penalties In A Season In The UCL Than Other Clubs In Europe

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The 2 Major Sins Of Ronald Koeman At Barcelona Which Has Led To Calls For His Sack.

Ronald Koeman's future has been a subject of speculation in the last few weeks. There has been call to sack the Netherland tactician by the Barcelona board and fans. Koeman joined Barcelona FC in August 2020 after Sertien was fired. He guided the Catalan club to a Copa Dey Rey trophy in his debut season.

  1 year ago ago
The 2 Major Sins Of Ronald Koeman At Barcelona Which Has Led To Calls For His Sack.

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Opinion: Is 18-Year-old Moriba Right For Demanding A Salary Increase From Barcelona?

Followers of football can sense that Barcelona FC has currently been facing a hard time since the departure of its legendary striker, Lionel Messi. One of the many challenges the Spanish Giants are facing as a result of the Messi's move to Paris Saint-German, PSG, is finance.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Is 18-Year-old Moriba Right For Demanding A Salary Increase From Barcelona?

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Three mistakes Koeman made that cost Barcelona all three points against Bayern Munich.

Barcelona Fc were once again humiliated by Bayern Munich as they two clashed in their opening Champions league match tonight. Two goals from Robert Lewandowski and a strike from Thomas Muller was enough to give the Bavarians all three points at Camp Nou. The last time the two teams met before tonight was in the 2019/2020 champions league quarter finals, and it was humiliation for Barcelona as Bayern Munich thrashed them 8-2.

  1 year ago ago
Three mistakes Koeman made that cost Barcelona all three points against Bayern Munich.

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La Liga reacts after Memphis Depay netted his first goal for Barcelona FC in their 1-1 away draw

The Spanish Laliga Santander has reacted after Netherlands national team star Memphis Depay netted his first competitive goal for Barcelona FC, in their 1-1 away draw against Athletic Bilbao FC on Saturday night. The former Manchester United football club star was exceptional for the former La Liga Champions as he netted a classic goal to rescue a point for them.

  1 year ago ago
La Liga reacts after Memphis Depay netted his first goal for Barcelona FC in their 1-1 away draw

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Atletico Madrid player reacts to Ansu Fati statement after coming from the bench to score for Barca

Portugal national team and Atletico Madrid football club of Spain dazzler Joao Felix has reacted to Ansu Fati's statement, after coming from the bench to score a goal in Barcelona football club's 3-0 victory over Levante FC at Camp Nou. The youngster suffered an injury when playing for Barcelona FC towards the end of last year, and he was out of action for 323 days for club and country.

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Atletico Madrid player reacts to Ansu Fati statement after coming from the bench to score for Barca

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MESSI: Leaving Barca for PSG Was Not a Mistake

The six-time Ballon d'Or winner, Lionel Messi has affirmed that leaving his boyhood club, Barcelona FC for Paris Saint-German (PSG) was never a mistake. This was made known in a preview of his interview with France Football where he said “I didn’t make a mistake in going to PSG”, The full interview will be published in full on Saturday.

  1 year ago ago
MESSI: Leaving Barca for PSG Was Not a Mistake