Cristiano Ronaldo was Tagged "Mr Champions League" by some football fans because of his sheer domination in the CL and winning the Trophy three times consecutively. Ronaldo has been the top goal scorer in UEFA Champions League since 2012 till date and winning 5 trophies four with Madrid and one with Manchester, however, there is one legend that has won more champions league that the Portuguese.
Guardiola names squad for CL final Photo credit: Daily Post Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola has named his side’s squad to tackle Chelsea in the Champions League final tie on Saturday night in Portugal. Guardiola released a 24-man squad to face Chelsea at the Estádio do Dragão in a post via Man City’s website.
Please Pray For Messi And Barca, For They Could Be In Trouble- See 6 Teams They Might Face In The CL
According to some statistical data, FC Barcelona are among the top 10 clubs in the world with the highest fan base, they are one of the clubs in the world whose fans are as numerous as anything. If I am not wrong, then this numerous fan base are as a result of the presence of Lionel Messi in the club. So now, imagine how millions of fans would feel when something bad or terrible happens to either Messi or Barcelona, or even both, imagine how millions of fans all over the world would feel when either Messi or
Arsenal came under fire after failing to qualify for any of Europe's league competitions. Arsenal's problems began last season when several of their defenders were injured. Despite Mikel Arteta's changes to the squad, the situation reached a point where Arsenal couldn't keep a clean sheet in the EPL.
After last night's Chelsea FC 1:0 Champions League final victory over Pep Guardiola's Manchester City, jubilant Edouard Mendy took out time to retrospect, acknowledge, and appreciate individuals (his family members, Petr Cech, Frank Lampard, and others) who played one role or the other, in seeing him move from that goalie who was unemployed some years back, to becoming a Champions League winner.With nine (9) clean sheets in twelve (12) appearances, Edouard Mendy, who began by speaking about his feelings on winning the UEFA Champions League trophy, which according to him is exceptional, acknowledged that it is as though he's living in a daydream.On recognizing the role his family members played in his journey to greatness, the Senegalese, who did not fail to acknowledge the personal efforts he had put to attain this feat, said, “I take this as a reward for myself and my family–the people who were there when things were wrong (speaking of his days without a job).”
Guardiola has hinted that Chelsea are on top form and it will be hard playing against them at the moment. The Citizens boss admitted that football is a game of win and loss and he will accept any results that comes. He told reporters, "It's a final of the CL, I couldn't expect a less tough opponent.
According to a report online, Chelsea will present the Champions League trophy to their fans at Stamford Bridge this evening when they meet Tottenham Hotspur in a friendly match. (Photo credit: Al- Jazeera) Chelsea chose today, August 4, to present the trophy because they were unable to do so due to Convid-19 restrictions.
Manchester United is considered one of the club's with the best attacking talents in recent years. Though, the current United side might be unproductive compared to what they have during the time of Sir Alex Ferguson. It's quite surprising to know that Manchester United have not scored a single goal against Spanish side, Villarreal. Of course, what I'm saying is basically about Champions League football. United have faced Villarreal four times in the Champions League and failed to score in every of those four
With less than one week before competitive football resumes, it would not be a bad idea to analyze Chelsea's priority in terms of trophy this season. Chelsea are the current European Champions League holders, so it is very logical that they will want to defend the title.
Welcome to a multi-part megathread about Thomas Tuchel and his tactics. With stern restrictions on usage of CL footage and a huge gulf in player quality with most Ligue 1 opponents, I chose to focus on Dortmund instead of PSG. I analyzed 12 Dortmund games between 2015 and 2017. Sir Alex Ferguson famously said: Attacks win you games, defences win you titles. The hallmark of any strong European side is a strong defensive foundation, one that doesn't just eliminate danger, but anticipates it as well. So how do
If FIFA decides to penalize Chelsea for their recent conduct, Thiago Silva may be forced to miss the opening Champions League night. According to the Daily Mail, the football federation may take action against clubs who fail to release players for international duty. This is due to Zenit's decision to recall Malcom and Claudinho from Brazil's national squad in order to have them available for the match against Chelsea on September 14th.
Real Madrid Midfielder, Tony kroos has hit back at Chelsea's young star, Mason Mount following his comments after Madrid's exit from the champions league.Mason Mount had told the media that the whole Madrid players ought to loose sleep after their exit at the hands of Chelsea, However, Tony kroos has responded that Mason Mount should enjoy his "first final" in what sounded like a dig on Mason Mount.
After being knocked out of the Champions League in the final group game, Manchester United were sent doen to the Europa League and here's a look at the teams the Red Devils could face in the knockout stage. A total of 8 teams, all third placed teams from each CL group were demoted to ten Europa from the Champions League. Here is how the round of 32 draw works. The 32 teams are divided into seeded and unseeded teams. The seeded teams are the 12 group winners and the 4 best teams demoted from the CL while the
Kante absolutely toyed against Tottenham last night like they were a bunch of amateurs. Mind you it was only his 2nd match of the pre-season and he already looks ultra sharp. If Chelsea manage to keep him fit then its lights out for the opposition. It's funny how a section of Chelsea fanbase wanted N'Golo Kante sold for Marcelo Brozovic at different points in the last 6-12 months.
Brazilian left-back Filipe Luis played for Chelsea and also Spanish giants Atletico Madrid.He left Atletico Madrid for Chelsea in the summer of 2014 and returned to the Spanish club after just one season with the Blues.
Thomas Tuchel held his final press conference earlier this evening. The German manager gives the final update on the fitness of Kante and Eduoard Mendy. According to Thomas Tuchel, Mendy and Kante are both fit for the Champions League final against Manchester City. This is such a good news for Chelsea fans ahead of the final tomorrow.
Chelsea head Coach Thomas Tuchel has said that chpions league qualification is not enough for his Chelsea side, and that winning the Premier leaque is a prime target for the 2020/2021 English premier leaque season.
Chelsea would take on Manchester City in the final of the UEFA Champions League on Saturday, 29th May, 2021. Chelsea players were spotted leaving West London for their crucial CL clash that would take place in Porto. The Club has also released the full list of players expected to be available for selection on Saturday.
Yesterday, Chelsea played Man City in the Premier League and defeated them 2-1, the equalizing goal scored by Ziyech at 63 minutes and Marcos Alonso's last minute goal gave Chelsea the lead against Guardiola's men.Chelsea after beating Man City secured the 3rd place on the Premier league table and denied Man City raising the Premier league title, they now have to wait and see if Aston Villa defeat Man Utd, then they will be given the Premier league Cup.
Skeikh Mansour, Mancity owner will cover the costs of the official fans' trip to the champions league final in Portugal. After the government put turkey on their red list and urged fans not to attend, the match which was originally scheduled for the Artatuk stadium in Istanbul was now moved to Porto.