Cristiano Ronaldo and his Manchester United teammates suffered a 5-0 humiliating defeat to Liverpool in today's Premier League game between both teams at Old Trafford. Today's result is Ronaldo's heaviest defeat in the Premier League, but where does it rank in the history of his professional football career?
Some of the greatest players in football history have played in the Laliga. De Li Ma Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane, Sergio Ramos, Alfredo Di Stefano, Iker Casillas, Roberto Carlos, Dani Alves, Xavi, Iniesta, David Villa have all played in the Laliga.
Here are 5 players that wore unusual squad numbers that didn't blend well with their playing positions on the field. Check them out below. 1. Alexis Sanchez Alexis Sanchez wore the No. 9 Jersey when Barcelona signed him from Italian club, Udinese back in 2011.
A hat trick in football means three goals. So when a player scores a hat trick it means he has scored at least 3 goals in a particular match. Today we'll be looking at 50 players past and present who have had the most hat tricks in their careers.
Barcelona legends and Real Madrid legends will meet in an El classico match in Tel Aviv on 20th July. It's always an interesting event watching club legends coming back to play together. Football fans have missed some legends in football and also wished some of them never retired from football, but no one can cheat nature because there is always time for everything.
Lionel Messi is the best player in the world, and it is more likely that the discussion will be one of the best payers. However, in his long and brilliant career, he has provided many magical moments on the court that are unforgettable as a fan.
Barcelona is one of the most successful clubs in the top five European Leagues. They have won different trophies including the UEFA Champions league title. Barcelona have dominated football for more than a decade. Some of the greatest football players have played for Barcelona. Rivaldo, Ronaldinho, Eto'o, Dani Alves, Andres Iniesta, Xavi, Puyol, Javier Macherano, David Villa are among the greatest football players that have played for Barcelona.
Former Chelsea and Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has given his opinion on Spain's chances of reaching the final of Euro 2020 and lifting the trophy. Speaking in a video that was posted on youtube by Talks Sport, the Portuguese gave his insight into the Spanish national team.
Barcelona players made a historic impact in the Spanish team during the 2010 world cup in South Africa. Barcelona players scored a total of eight goals for Spain during the 2010 world cup. Carles Puyol scored one goal, Iniesta scored two goals while David Villa who was the highest goal scorer in the tournament scored five goals.These three Barcelona players scored the eight goals for Spain in the 2010 world cup.
Barcelona Skipper Lionel Messi will clock 34 years of age on 24th of June. The Argentina International is the most successful Player in the history of modern Football. Football enthusiasts, pundits and media houses refer to the Barcelona Captain as 'GOAT' which is an acronym for 'Greatest of all time.'
Barca has loaned out Antoine Griezmann to Atletico Madrid for a €10 million deal. The deal will last till June 2022. Some Barcelona fans might be displeased by this move as some believe that Barca is directly strengthening a rival club. Atletico Madrid might not be the number one rival of Barcelona as Real Madrid holds that title, but Atletico has grown to be a worthy opponent over the years.
There are numerous great Spanish football players in the world, but who is the greatest of all? Spain has been a home to the finest footballing talents in the globe. There was a time that the Spanish national team dominated not just Europe but the entire world.
Unstoppable Cristiano Ronaldo breaks four records in one match as Portugal progress to the knockout stage of the Euros Championship. Cristiano Ronaldo was phenomenal in today's game against France as he scored twice to help Portugal secure their place in the round of 16. Portugal's hope of retaining their Euros title hit rock bottom when they crumbled to a disappointing defeat against Germany in their second Group F match.
Pep Guardiola has found success as a coach mostly in his strikers throughout his managerial career. He has worked with David Villa as his main striker at Barcelona, he has worked with Robert Lewandowski as his main striker when he was at Bayern Munich and he has worked with Sergio Aguero as his main striker when the Argentine was still playing with Manchester City before leaving last season.
If you had asked any football fan who watched prime Barcelona under Pep Guardiola with players like Lionel Messi, Xavi, Iniesta, David Villa, Pique, Busquests and the likes, you would never believe that the same club will be in a position where they’re churning out embarrassing results week in, week out since the turn of last season.
After dominating football for a generation, it was looking a lot like Spain were set for a fallow period. And who could be surprised? Players as good as Xavi, Carles Puyol, Xabi Alonso, Andres Iniesta, David Villa, Gerard Pique and Sergio Ramos do not come around often, never mind all at the same time.
Below are 8 football facts that you probably never knew. 1. Theo Walcott has more champions league goals than Brazilian Ronaldo, Hazard, David Villa, Klose, Zidane, Huntelaar, Tevez, Alexis Sanchez, and Micheal Owen. 2. No English manager has ever won the premier league.
Spanish laliga giants, Atletico Madrid are famous for producing some of the best and iconic strikers in football and they have a heavy list of that. Some of the most popular players amongst them are Fernando Torres who grew up in the Atletico Madrid academy before leaving them for Liverpool.
It is reported that Barcelona has concluded plans to loan Antoine Griezmann to Atletico Madrid on transfer deadline day. The loan deal involves Griezmann playing with Atletico till June 2022. Barcelona will be repeating the same mistake they made last season when they strengthened Atletico by selling Luis Suarez to the club almost for free.
The first semifinal match of the EURO 2020 was played between Italy and Spain at the Wembley Stadium in London. Photo Credit: @EURO2020 || Twitter App. The tie has a lot of history behind it, as the Italian and Spanish National Teams have met severally on the biggest stage.