Since 2004 when the Confederation of African Football (CAF) change its format, 4 Nigerians have won the top scorer of the year making it the best in Sub Saharan Africa.Apart from Nigeria, only the duo of Ghanaian, Emmanuel Clottey and Mamadou Diallo of Senegal have their names in the top scorer's list.
Apparently, Thomas Tuchel is really enamored to using the formation 3-4-3, as he believes that Chelsea's defense line ain't strong enough to accommodate four-men defenders.Thus, he sticks with the 3-4-3 setup, as to have 7 players going back and forth, to defend and attack from the defense line to the midfield.
Days after sealing qualification and fixing a date with Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League Semifinals, Chelsea are back in action in England - albeit this time they will be in action in the Emirates FA Cup, as they take on Manchester City in the Semifinals at the Wembley Stadium on Saturday.
Chelsea have gotten off to a decent start under new manager Thomas Tuchel with 1 draw and 2 wins in his first 3 games.A more reassuring statistic for Chelsea fans would be the three clean sheets they have kept under Tuchel so far.One of Frank Lampard’s biggest issues, when he was the Chelsea coach, was his inability to effectively create a defensive structure that provided solidity and also at the same time provide a platform for their attacking players to thrive.
Barcelona still have another extremely important match left in which they can lift a trophy this season.It is the Copa del Rey final, a game where they'll once again face Athletic Bilbao.The Catalans lost to the same club in the Spanish Super Cup final at the beginning of this year, and in order to avoid a repetition of that, Ronald Koeman is already putting some options into consideration.
The table, shows the best formation Chelsea players could adapt against Crystal palace in their next game in Premier league.The Chelsea as we all know are 100 percent fit to face crystal palace in their next premier league match.
Organising body of apex European football competitions, UEFA, have invented a new format for the UEFA Champions League which will take effect from 2024.UEFA has announced that the new format will feature 36 teams in the group stages of the UEFA Champions League.Each team will play 10 matches.
A post made by a verified Facebook page known as 'Gistreel.Com' asking people publicly what the coldest way they found out their relationship was done was has really gained multiple engagements but the comment made by a particular girl named 'Daniel Ijeoma' seemed to be more practical and emotional. She narrated
Nigeria as we know it, is a beautiful country blessed with people of different ethnicity. From East to West and North to South, the cultural heritage is highly rich. The country is made up of 36 States and capital formed by different people. The formation of these states dated back before 1960. Back then, there was nothing like a state in this Nigeria but what we had was Northern region, Western region, Eastern region, and the Mid-Western region. With General Yakubu Gowon in power, he annuled the regions and
Since the inception of the season, Barcelona FC is known to a 4-2-3-1 formation, which this formation has not been able to produce positive result for them in league and also in Europe.The formation consist of 4 defenders, 2 midfielders and 4 forwards e.t.c.They keep facing defeats week by week with this formation.
It is completely normal for women to bring a friend along on their first date. Often times, she just wants another person there, not because she is scared of you or she is not all that interested in you, but they just want to gradually ease into the one-on-one dating format. However, it becomes abnormal when she does this week in and week out without your consent. An outraged man was resently caught on camera arguing aggressively with his date after she came to meet him accompanied by her friend. Watch video
Reports were released on Sunday 18th April, 2021 about some Clubs in Europe trying to form a breakaway league from Europe's top leagues.Many football fans kicked against the formation of this league known as Super League saying that it would spoil Football in Europe.The Super League is said to be championed by Real Madrid President, Florentino Perez and a few other club owners.
After the announcement of the Super League on Sunday, the breakaway competition launched its website together with its formats.This is the format of the competition: 1.20 participating clubs with 15 FOUNDING CLUBS and a qualifying mechanism for further five teams to qualify for the competition annually which will be based on the achievements of such teams in the prior season.
By Barr Bob Ekene Two days ago the five governors of the Southeast geopolitical zone apparently awoke from slumber and announced the formation of Ebubeagu Security Outfit to help combat the rising insecurity in the region.The announcement was welcomed with mixed feelings by most people in the region.
Chelsea Football Club are set to face Manchester City at Wembley stadium in the semi final of the 2020/21 FA Cup campaign. One would not be wrong to call the West London club's presence at this stage of the competition a joint effort by two different managers. Frank Lampard oversaw a 4-0 home win over Morecambe in the third round and followed it up with a 3-1 triumph against Luton Town. Eventually, that was his last match as Chelsea coach as he received the sack letter immediately after, paving the way for the
The New Joint Security Outfit termed 'Ebube Agu' that was formed by the SE Governors came with lots of advantages.Many people from the region welcomed the new development.But in life, nothing can be good for every body.Even though the formation of Ebube Agu is a good development, it will not help Nnamdi Kanu course.
After the humbling defeat of Chelsea to West Brom in the premier league, Chelsea would like to return to winning ways in Sevilla where they play Porto in the Champions league quarter finals.
The 5 Governors of the South East States have announced the formation of a new security outfit to improve on the security of the region.This was made known in a communique they issued after they held the first southeast security summit at Owerri, the Imo State capital on the 11th of April 2021.
Ahead of the Champion League quarter finals games tonight, Real Madrid will miss 2 of their center backs Varane and Sergio Ramos against former champions league winners Liverpool.
Ronald Koeman would be having his second final as a Barcelona coach on Saturday when his team plays against Athletic Bilbao.Barcelona lost the Super Cup final earlier this season when they lost 3-2 to the same Athletic Bilbao side they would be facing on Saturday.SEE ALSO: Riyad Mahrez ends 14-game goal drought as Manchester City defeat Borussia Dortmund However, Koeman has a dilemma on which formation he would be using for the final on Saturday.