The Major Leagues were up and running over the weekend with many goals pouring in across the leagues. However, certain players who have been tipped as the possible contenders for the most coveted awards in football history; Ballon d'Or, took the centre stage at their respective leagues.
2020/2021 season is over, with lots of clubs making new signings and building their squad strength ahead of the 2021/2022 season. Some clubs have made more than one signing since the start of the summer transfer window but below are the best signing so far. Top Xi transfer 2021/2022 so far
The UEFA Champions League, which was formerly called the European Cup, was established way back in 1955 . Since then, there have definitely been a lot of drama and stories to tell. Like the 1959/60 final between Real Madrid and Eintracht Frankfurt which ended in 7-3 scoreline in Real Madrid's favour.
After the Europa League matches last night, I have decided to pick my best team of the week, based on their performance last night. These team contained only Europa League players, not UEFA Europa Conference League. Formation: 4-1-2-3 1. GK: Kevin Trapp performed really well against Royal Antwerp, the German goalkeeper helped Eintracht Frankfurt to secure the huge three points against the Belgian side.
The Europa league and the Conference league came alive on Thursday night with 30 exciting fixtures on offer in the two European clubsides competitions. Nigerian Super Eagles player's weren't left out in the exciting fixture's in th Europa League and in the Conference league l, some cruised to victory with their clubs whilst some suffered defeats.
The European leagues are on break due to the preparation for the 2022 world cup. This is the list of the players that qualify for the Europe top 5 leagues team of the week. 1. Kevin Trapp: The German goalkeeper was in the post for Eintracht Frankfurt against Bayern Munich, he made a couple of saves to get a win for Eintracht Frankfurt against the Bundesliga giant.
The quest for continental glory in the Europa league and the Conference league was underway on Thursday night with 30 fixtures on offer in th two European clubsides competitions. Nigerian internationals and eligible players weren't left out in the Thursday night football in th Europa League and in the Conference league.
Carlo Ancelotti appears to be open to the concept of giving every player at Real Madrid a new lease on life, which will undoubtedly benefit a few periphery players in the coming months. Vinicius Junior is a superb example of a turnaround that is visible to all. Karim Benzema's turnaround in form when Carlo Ancelotti took over, from a player who was only hope for the future to a goal-getter in chief, is no coincidence.
Napoli vs Legia Warsaw Team News: Napoli Piotr Zielinski (Unknown Injury), Adam Ounas (Thigh Muscle Strain) and Kévin Malcuit (Strain) won’t be available for Napoli boss Luciano Spalletti. Suspended players who are serving a ban for this game are Mário Rui, Faouzi Ghoulam and Davide Marfella.
Norwegian international, Erling Haaland scored brace and also registered three assists as Dortmund defeated Eintracht Frankfurt by 5 goals to 2 in the Bundesliga on Saturday. In the 23rd minutes, Marco Reus scored the first goal for Dortmund, assisted by Haaland and Eintracht Frankfurt leveled the scores through Felix Passlack's own goal.
Manchester United are interested in signing Real Madrid forward Luka Jovic. The Red Devils are expected to table a bid for Serbian international after becoming surplus to requirements at Santiago Bernabeu. Real Madrid signed Jovic from Eintracht Frankfurt in a big money move in 2019 but has failed to live up to exceptions.
Lucas Torreira dream of returning to Italy have come to reality as a leaked photo of him being presented as Fiorentina player has surfaced. It was earlier reported by various reliable sources that the midfielder rejected a move to Bundesliga side, Eintracht Frankfurt after a permanent deal was proposed to him.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has identified Real Madrid striker Luka Jovic as a prime replacement for 30 year old French man Alexandre Lacazette who has been struggling for form and also from injuries since the 2020/2021 season . The French man has not really showed his prowess which made him a phenomenon through Europe.
The Norwegian striker has started the new season with 2 goals and 2 assists to his name. In the match against Eintracht Frankfurt, Erling Haaland scored a brace as the match ended in a 5-2 victory to Dortmund. Haaland opened his goal records for this season in Dortmund's first match, as they got a victory over Frankfurt.
Transfer News: Arsenal ready to make a new bid of €40m to Sassuolo for Manuel Locatelli, Eintracht Frankfurt To Sign Hauge
The English Premier league side Arsenal are ready to launch a new offer of €40million to Sassuolo for Manuel Locatelli. Arsenal are desperate to secure the signature of the Italy international, according to reports. Manuel Locatelli wants to move to Juventus, but they are yet to submit an official bid for his signature.
Filip Kostic has registered 16 assists for Eintracht Frankfurt so far this year. No other player have registered more; not even Lionel Messi. Impressively, the Serbian has done that in just 21 appearances for his club. The new season is just few weeks away from starting and should he continue with his impressive form, he will join a legendary list of players that have provided the most assists in a calendar year this century.
Arsenal’s senior players have struggled so far this season after three convincing defeats in as many games to start the new campaign. No doubt Arsenal fans can be confident that the Gunners have more talents breaking through at Hale End, following in the footsteps of Emile Smith Rowe and Bukayo Saka in particular.
Joachim Low is a German football manager and former player. As a player, he was an attacking midfielder who played for clubs like Freiburg, Eintracht Frankfurt, Stuttgart and Karlsruher. And as a manager, he has been in charge of teams like Stuttgart, Fenerbahce, Karlsruher, Austria Wien and of course, Germany.
In the spirit of the new season, some players have already started showing how ready they are in their first games for the 2021/2022 season. And having proved that, with their brilliant performance in their first game, there is no doubt that the new season will welcome a lot of expectations as we progress.
On Saturday, Borussia Dortmund were crash to first defeat at Freiburg as Erling Haaland drew a rare Bundesliga blank. It was the first time Dortmund have lost to Freiburg in Germany's first flight for 11 years, with Saturday's setback coming just four days after losing 3-1 to Bayern Munich in the German Super Cup.