It was a scary day in the world of football as we witnessed a frightening event were Denmark's Eriksen almost lost his life while playing for his country. Eriksen collapsed toward the end of first half when he was about to receive the ball from his teammate. God so kind, he was able to recieve medical attention immediately before being taken to the hospital.
Lionel Messi has scored the most goals against FIFA top-ranked teams Brazil and Uruguay. The majority of South American teams rank among the top 25 in the world. Lionel Messi is only five goals away from breaking Pele's record for most South American goals. Lionel Messi scored five goals against Brazil, Uruguay, Ecuador, and Paraguay.
The collapse Christian Eriksen during Euro 2020 match between Denmark and Finland is a big statement to all the authorities governing football all over the world. The scary incident is enough reason for FIFA and its regional governing bodies to look into the number of games footballers are playing in a season.
It was a horrible day for Denmark national team after their number one Midfielder Christian Eriksen collapsed during the Euro2020 match against Finland. The sad incident occurred at the 43rd minutes, just 2 minutes to the end of the first half. Eriksen was accidentally hit on the chest following a powerful shot from the Finland player.
France, Germany and Spain are the most successful teams in Europe - Check out trophies they have Won
The European Championship is one of the most coveted trophy and competitive tournament in the history of international football. Only the FIFA world cup generates more audience and attention than the European tournament. The latest edition of the Championship is set to begin. France, Germany, Portugal, Spain, England, Italy, Belgium and Netherlands are among the strongest team playing in this year's edition.
Super Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa will go down as one of the most successful footballer in the history of Nigerian football. Since Musa made his debut for Nigeria in 2010, he has remain huge figure in the Super Eagles dressing room, winning 99 caps and featuring in three editions of CAF African Cup of Nations and FIFA World Cup.
According to Fifa rules, a player can decide to switch allegiance to another country he's eligible to play for if he hasn't played more than 3 matches for the former country and if those matches came before he/she turns 21 years of age. Chelsea's young Englishman, Callum Hudson-Odoi who has Ghanaian roots is currently in the West African country for the summer holiday after missing out on the England squad for the European Championship.Still eligible to play for the black stars of Ghana because he hasn’t played more than three games for England and all games he played happened before he turned 21, Odoi might be open to switching allegiance.
24 Countries will be participating in Euro 2020 when the tournament begins on June 11. The participating Nations have already been grouped into 6 groups with each group having four Teams that will play against each other at the group stage of the competition. We take a look at the current FIFA World ranking of all the National teams that will feature in the delayed edition of the competition.
It's no longer news that the Euro 2020 would be starting today and some teams are well qualified to compete in the tournament. UEFA Euro football championship is one of the most prestigious football player all over the world. It's one of the best after the FIFA world cup.
The FIFA club World Cup and the UEFA Super cup are the two trophies that Chelsea have gained exclusive ticket to contest for next season. Chelsea is the only club across all the European top-flight leagues that will participate in the FIFA club World Cup because of their triumph in the UEFA Champions League.
UEFA European Championship has been a competitive tournament that showcases great Players with skills and football fortunes since inception in 1960. The inability of a particular Coach to defend the title successfully is a major point that proves how competitive it remains. However, Exceptional Coaches have come and gone in the UEFA European Competitions and even if they couldn't do a consecutive run of Title with the Euros they certainly stood out among the rest by adding the World Cup Titles to their CVs.
The European championship tagged Euro2020 will begin in few days. This summer championship was supposed to be staged last summer but it was postponed to this summer due to the covid-19 pandemic that ravaged the world. Here we will take a look at some of the top favorite to win the European championship this summer.
The world football governing body popularly known as FIFA has showered praise on Tottenham Hotspur star Erik Lamela, after his sensational strike against Arsenal won the English Premier League goal of the season award. The Argentina star who has been impressive for the the London based club scored a rabona goal towards the end of the just concluded season, and the goal has been voted as the best goal of the season in the Premier League.
The world football governing body popularly known as FIFA has celebrated Portuguese national team captain Cristiano Ronaldo, after netting a goal to inspire his country to a remarkable 4-0 victory over Israel in an international friendly match on Wednesday night. The former Real Madrid football club of Spain star retained his spot in Portugal's starting eleven, and he was able to shine as he scored a goal to guide his team to a convincing victory.
Video Assistant Referees Popularly known as "VAR" in Premier League will begin using ‘thicker lines’ in matches rules next season to determine some decisions, according to reports from Sky Sports. This agreement was decided at the annual meeting of English clubs on Thursday, where there was the presentation by Professional Game Match Officials Limited referees’ Mike Riley.
Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante has been in tremendous form since the appointment of German tactician Thomas Tuchel in January. The 30 year played a crucial role as Chelsea defeated Man City 1-0 in the Champions League final last month. Kante has now provided an update on his future after it was reported that he could leave the club this summer.
The European championship is just 5 days away, countries are putting final touches to their preparations ahead of the kick-off. Participating nations have all submitted their final list of players to the organizers of the championship. Here we will take a look at the top four most successful countries in Europe and the number of trophies they have won.
Spain(2008-2012): The Spain National football team had their most successful period between 2008 to 2012. They won the Euro 2008, 2010 FIFA world cup and also won the 2012 Euro cup becoming the first European team to win a FIFA world cup out of Europe and also the only team to win back-to-back European Championships.
Portugal's last warmup game before the defense of their European Championship crown ended in a resounding victory over Israel in Lisbon. Portugal's dominance in this match didn't count until late in the first half when Bruno Fernandes opened the scoring with a low shot before turning the provider for Cristiano Ronaldo's moments later.
The Ballon d'Or is an annual association football award presented to the world best player, it is one of the oldest and generally regarded as the most prestigious individual award for football players. It has been awarded since 1956, although between 2010 and 2015, an agreement was made with FIFA, and the award was temporarily merged with the FIFA World Player of the Year (founded in 1991) and known as the FIFA Ballon d'Or.