UEFA reacts after African star becomes the 2nd player in UCL history to score 6 goals in 1st 3 games
European football governing body popularly known as UEFA has reacted after Ivorian international and Ajax Amsterdam forward, Sebastien Haller made history in his team's Group C ties against Borussia Dortmund at the Johan Cruijff Arena. Sebastien Haller has been in incredible form this season for Erik ten Hag's side having been firing from all cylinders across all competitions since his arrival at the club.
UEFA Champions League: 4 Teams That Will Qualify For The Round Of 16 If Only They Win The Next Match
The fixtures for the UEFA Champions league matchday 3 has been completed. This means that the group stage of this UEFA Champions league has come to it's midpoint. There are stilll 3 more games to play before the entire 16 teams that will make it to the Round of 16 are known.
The UFEA Champions League continues tomorrow with Paris Saint-German hosting Manchester City at the Parc des Princes Stadium. PSG will be hoping to record their first UCL win after playing a 1:1 draw last two weeks when they faced Club Brugge in the Champions League. Manchester City also hopes to continue on their winning ways after they cruised to a 1:0 win over the UCL Champions in the Premier League.
African footballer becomes the 1st player in UCL history to score 5 or more goals in his 1st 2 games
Ivory Coast national team star Sebastien Haller has set a new record, after netting another UEFA Champions League goal in Ajax Amsterdam football club's 2-0 victory over Turkish Super Lig champions Besiktas football club on Tuesday evening. The Ivorian has been in superb form for the Netherlands Eredivisie League Champions since joining them from English Premier League club-side West Ham United FC last season, and he is proving to be one of the best strikers in this season's UEFA Champions League.
Mario Balotelli's reputation as one of the baddest boys in modern football precedes him very well. From his early days as a youngster at Inter Milan under Jose Mourinho to his time at Manchester City under Mancini, the Italian striker always has a knack for stirring up controversy and making the headlines.
Chelsea loan star and Belgium international, Michy Batshuayi was in action yesterday for Besiktas in their 5th league game of the Turkish Super Lig against Antalyaspor at the Antalya Stadyumu. The forward maestro has been exceptional for the club since his arrival from Stamford Bridge on a loan spell and a such retained his spot in his team's starting XI and he was able to impress.
Barcelona is interested in securing the services of Manchester United midfielder, Nemanja Matic once the next summer transfer window reopens, according to reports. The 33-year-old Manchester United playmaker has been in stunning form for the Red Devils since he joined, enjoying a regular first-team start before the end of the last season.
Spanish La Liga Santander giant, FC Barcelona loanee Miralem Pjanic was in action today for Besiktas in their 6th league game of the Turkish Super Lig against Adana Demirspor at the Vodafone Park. The Bosnian international was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his incredible performance for the club since his arrival from Barcelona and he was able to shine.
The 2021/22 UEFA Champions League is set to return after the October international break. Many players are currently returning to their various clubs ahead of their local leagues. In addition to the local leagues, the UEFA Champions League is set to resume. Every team will start from match week 3 from Group A to Group H. Many big European teams dropped points in the opening two games.
Mario Balotelli has just gotten himself in a fresh controversy after his last goal celebration against Besiktas. The Italian Striker was once shaded by Sergen Yalcin the Besiktas Coach about eight years ago, Yalcin claimed Mario doesn't have a brain. After scoring the last goal that gave Adana Demirspor a draw against Besiktas, Balotelli walked towards Yalcin's direction and celebrated with a motion of saying the coach has no brain as well.
Italian Striker Mario Balotelli scored and got an assist on Tuesday night as his side Adana Demirspor came from 3-0 down to draw Besiktas 3-3 in the Turkey Super Lig. Mario Balotelli currently plays for Adana Demirspor in Turkey after a brief spell at both Brescia and Monza. The Striker recorded his second goal for Adana Demirspor on Tuesday after coming on as a substitute, scoring an absolute stunner from distance, with his side trailing 3-1 to Besiktas.
1) Mario Balotelli Mario Balotelli is a top class striker that has played for many top clubs around the world such as Liverpool, Manchester City, AC Milan, and so on. The 31-year-old footballer is currently playing for a Turkish football club known as Adana Demirspor.
It is the Match week 2 of the 2021/2022 Uefa Champions league and as usual, there'll be two Matchdays. Tuesday and Wednesday. The competition is still in it's group stage levels, and clubs would be competing to make it to the knockout stages. With only one game week played, it would be too early to say for sure which teams qualifies or not in any of the 8 groups in the Competition.
The second night game of the UEFA Champions League never failed to spur us with the best and entertaining moments of football as many big upsets and uncertainties were beheld to the satisfaction of all who enjoyed their best team play, with the likes of Mbappe, Zapata and Tadic, all part of the big names who merited the list through their masterclass ball placement.
Ten years ago, the Italian footballer made a costly mistake against LA Galaxy in a preseason game where a calm, compose and collected shot would have added goal number two for Manchester City, or a second alternative of passing the ball to Dzeko who was on point to receive the ball from the Italian could have made the difference either, and ignoring all these alternatives, the Italian attempted a stylish back-pass in the attempt to put the ball at the back of the net which was unsuccessful.
English premier league giant, Chelsea loanee Michy Batshuayi was in action on Tuesday night for Besiktas in their 6th league game of the Turkish Super Lig against Adana Demirspor at the Vodafone Park. The Belgian international was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game where he was able to score.
Italian Striker Mario Balotelli scored and got an assist on Tuesday as Besiktas and Adana Demirspor played a 3-3 draw in Turkey Super Lig. Mario Balotelli currently plays for Adana Demirspor in Turkey after a brief spell at both Brescia and Monza. The Striker recorded his second goal for Adana Demirspor on Tuesday after coming on as a substitute, scoring an absolute stunner from distance, with his side trailing 3-1 to Besiktas.
Turkish side Besiktas played host to German side Borussia Dortmund in their first Champions league match of the new season. Their German counterparts were able to seal out a 2-1 victory over the Turkish side. Borussia Dortmund youngster Jude Bellingham opened scoring for Borussia Dortmund before setting up teammate Erling Haaland before the halftime earning them their first win of the UEFA Champions League season.
By scoring in Borussia Dortmund's Champions League win over Besiktas on Wednesday, Jude Bellingham broke Kylian Mbappe's record. As the Bundesliga side hung on for a 2-1 victory, the teenager opened the score before assisting Erling Haaland shortly before halftime. Bellingham's goal made him the youngest player in Champions League history to score in consecutive games.
Erling Haaland is expected to be the hottest property in World football next summer, but according to reports in Germany, only four clubs have realistic chances of signing the striker. The striker has risen to prominence in the last two years, scoring goals for fun during his time with RB Salzburg before deciding to join Borussia Dortmund in January 2020.