Manchester United is one of the biggest club in the world and in England. Manchester United Football Club is a professional football club based in Old Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, that competes in the Premier League, the top flight of English football. Manchester United have won more trophies than any other club in English football,.with a record 20 League titles, 12 FA Cups, five League Cups and a record 21 FA Community Shields. Manchester United have also won three European Cups/UEFA Champions Leagues,
Widely known as one of the greatest Nigerian Footballers. The player is famous for his technicality, stamina and tackling ability. He is a technically gifted player with the ability to score and the strength to support a high work rate and press opponents. John Obi Mikel, who is the ex captain of the Super Eagles team, is regarded as one of the most decorated players in Nigerian football history with over 10 trophies. But how did this Transporter's son go from a life of hardship where he slept on a concrete
Nigeria defender Taye Taiwo will be remembered for his friendly smile, thunderous shots and brilliance from set-pieces. The former QPR defender scored eight goals in 54 games for the Super Eagles between 2004 and 2012, winning Bronze at the 2006 African Cup of Nations and representing Nigeria at the 2010 FIFA World Cup. He got his breakthrough when he moved from NPFL club Lobi Stars to Marseille just before the 2005 U20 World Cup, where he led Nigeria to the final and was named the third-best player of the tournament
1.Egypt National Team: They are the most successful national team in Africa, they won the Tournament seven times.They are consider as one of Africa`s power houses.The are also the first team outside the Americans and Europe to participate in the World Cup.2.Ghana National Football Team: The team has won the African Cup of Nations four times.
When it comes to playing at the FIFA World Cup, a tournament that showcases the crème de la crème at international stage, every country needs its best players as long as they are fit. Can you imagine Portugal going to the 2022 World Cup without Cristiano Ronaldo? However, 19 years ago, Nigeria didn't think twice before doing that. Sunday Oliseh, Borussia Dortmund talismanic midfielder was dropped from the 2002 FIFA World Cup squad by Coach Festus Onigbinde as the team began preparations for the prestigious
Former Nigeria Premier League scoring sensation, Emem Eduok has scored another goal but this time around it's a domestic goal.The player who scored the first goal at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium representing the Super Eagles bought a brand Mercedes car for their mother, Mrs Patience Eduok on the occasion of her Birthday.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has revealed that a new world cup could be created if FIFA and UEFA go ahead with their threat of not allowing players who play in the proposed Super league to take part in the World cup or Euro competition.Following the announcement of the new top tier competition in Europe, UEFA revealed that players that take part in it would be banned from playing in the FIFA world cup in Qatar next.
InJavier Hernandez is a Mexican professional footballer who plays as a striker for Major League Soccer club LA Galaxy and the Mexico national team.Sarah Kohan is the stunning wife of La Galaxy star Javier Hernadez, She was born on March 6, 1994 Hernandez started his professional career in 2006 with Guadalajara, a Mexican team.He joined Manchester United as the first Mexican player in July 2010, scoring 20 goals and winning the Premier League in his first season.
The only World Cup not to have at least one hat-trick scored was the 2006 FIFA World Cup in Germany.The record number of hat-tricks in a single World Cup tournament is eight, during the 1954 FIFA World Cup in Switzerland.
Lionel Messi helped Barcelona win yet another Copa del Rey trophy last night as he scored two of Barcelona's four goals to thrash Athletic Bilbao and the Argentine has in the process made another history for himself. Though, Barcelona had to wait until after sixty minutes before they could score their first goal, they ended the match with an impressive performance to seal a well deserved 4-0 victory. And Messi did well for himself by adding another trophy to his trophy cabinet with the new achievement by his
Bayern Munich manager Hans-Dieter Flick has confirmed that he will seek to leave the club at the end of the season following the Bavarians 3-2 win over Wolfsburg at the Volkswagen Arena on Saturday evening. The 56-year-old gaffer has been linked with the German national team role, which is likely to become available when Joachim Low exits the position after the Euro 2020 tournament this summer. He was previously the assistant coach of the national team between 2006 and 2014 when the 'Die Mannshaft' won the FIFA
It is no longer news that Ahmed Musa is the captain of the Super Eagles. Musa as he is popularly called has played for clubs abroad including VVV Venlo, CSKA Moscow, Leicester City and Al Nassr. The forward the first Nigerian to score more than once in a FIFA World Cup match, after scoring twice against Argentina in the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Musa is also the first Nigerian to score in two FIFA World Cup competitions, after scoring twice against Iceland in the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. He has won
Carles Puyol is a Spanish retired professional footballer who played his entire career for Barcelona.
English Premier League highly rated winger Ademola Lookman is keen to represent the Nigerian national team popularly known as the Super Eagles, ahead of the Three Lions of England, according to the report from BBC correspondent Oluwashina Okeleji via his verified Twitter handle on Wednesday afternoon.
Barcelona footballer, Lionel Messi is now the second most succesful footballer in the history of football. Barcelona won the Copa del rey cup yesterday, and it was enough to see Lionel Messi become the second on the list of the most successful players. Lionel Messi now has 37 trophies to his cabinet. Some of the trophies include Champions league, La liga, Copa del rey, Olympics, U20 world cup, Uefa cup and world club cup. Lionel Messi now has the same number of trophies with players like Andres Iniesta and Maxwell.
The football world seems to be in turmoil as 12 European big clubs came together to form a so called Super League.The founding clubs are: AC Milan, Arsenal, Atletico Madrid, Chelsea, Barcelona, Inter Milan, Juventus, Liverpool, Man City, Man Utd, Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur.
The quarter final match between Ghana and Uruguay at the FIFA world cup, South Africa 2010, was a mouthwatering fixture as millions of Africans gathered at the Soccer City Stadium, Johannesburg, South Africa, to cheer Ghana up.Ghana were the only African Nation in the quarter finals of the 2010 world cup, and Africans were hoping to see Ghana in the semi finals.
Less than 15 days of Real Sociedad Copa del Ray victory against Athletic Bilbao, Barcelona also defeated them to lift the cup 31 times.Second half brace from Lionel Messi saw him passed Telmo Zarra as all time Copa del Ray final top scorer.Messi at 33 is not showing any sign of old age or slowing down anytime soon.
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Since FIFA world cup was established in 1930, no Africa or Asian country have ever won the world cup.However, only three south America teams and five european countries have won the world since 1930.
Liverpool have big plans for highly-rated Nigerian striker, Taiwo Awoniyi. The future is bright for on-loan Liverpool player, following his performance for Union Berlin in the German Bundesliga. The Premier League giants think highly of the Imperial Academy graduate as the club management aren't interested in selling him. Awoniyi's deal with Liverpool expires in June 2023. The good news is that coach Jurgen Klopp is a big fan of the point man. Currently injured, Awoniyi was farmed out on loan to the capital