Club football is currently on a short pause in men's category as players are representing their countries at the international break. However, football continued in the female division as they were involved in their own version of the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Unlike the Men's Champions League that has as many as eight groups (A - H), the Women's european competition is limited to just four groups (A - D) with only 16 teams participating in the tournament.
Football is not just popular because of the Players but the sport also has some of the Wealthiest and Richest Club Owners in the World. These Owners are Billionaires and Businessmen that run these clubs. Not only that, these Owners are among the richest men and women on the planet too.
Former Chelsea and West Ham United striker Demba Ba have announced his retirement from football activities at the age of 36. Demba Ba was born on May 25th, 1985 in France to a Senegalese father. He has 22 appearances and scored 4 goals for the Senegal Nationa team.
33 year-old Matthias Jaissle, is the manager of Austrian top flight club, RB Salzburg and he is currently the most underrated manager in the world. He didn't have an impressive career as a footballer but he is on his way to having an amazing one as a manager.
Plenty of Nigerian players will be glumly watching the World Cup Qualifiers on their sofas. Here's an XI of those who might think themselves unlucky to be omitted from the Super Eagles heading to day 1 and 2 of Qatar 2022 qualifiers. Adeleye Adebayo Adebayo's form over the last couple of seasons has warranted a spot in Nigeria squad, but that doesn't mean it wasn't a surprise that he missed out.
Roberto Firmino Is a Brazilian professional footballer who currently plays for Liverpool in the Premier League.Liverpool is a professional football club based in England, they competes in the top flight of English football, Premier league Larrissa Pereira is the stunning wife of Liverpool star Roberto Firmino, She was born on December 12, 1992.
Arsenal Women prepare to face Hoffenheim in their second Women's Champions League group stage match of the season, looking to recover from their opening-day loss to Barcelona. Last week, Jonas Eidevall's team lost 4-1 to the European champions, while their German opponents breezed over Danish club Koge 5-0 in Group C.
Some hours ago, the manager of FC Bayern München stirred a lot of reaction in the world of football after he made some very daring suggestions to football that has left so many lovers of the sport shocked. According to the former Hoffenheim and RB Leipzig manager, world football needs to take a page out of American football and introduce the use of earpiece to the sport.
Managing a football club is one of the hardest jobs in the world. Nowadays, each match is crucial and can decide the fate of the team. It takes character to be rock solid during a crisis. The world’s best football managers not only succeed but maintain success too.
There is news about Nigerian players who take part in the European leagues overseas. In this article, we will take a look at some of the Nigerian players that have found the back of the net for the teams in Europe. On Sunday, August 22nd two Nigerians were in action as Hoffenheim recorded a 2-2 draw against Union Berlin in a German Bundesliga fixture played at the PreZero Arena
Union Berlin striker Taiwo Awoniyi has been in fine form of late. He has been banging them in for the German side since joining them permanently from Liverpool. There is a lot of competition, but TA is now deserving of a call-up to the Nigeria senior squad.
Manchester United ran riot agianst AS Roma yesterday night with an infactic 6-2 victory at old Trafford, they are now one foot into the final.In the other fixture, Villareal defeated Arsenal by 2-1 in a game that saw 2 red cards being issued.The Gunners have to win at the Emirates if the are to qualify for the finals.
Super Eagles defender Kevin Akpoguma’s chances of featuring in Nigeria’s upcoming international friendly against Cameroon hangs in the balance after he picked up an injury on Saturday in TSG Hoffenheim’s 1-1 draw against Arminia Bielefeld.Akpoguma, who is one of the players shortlisted by Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr for the June 4 international friendly against Cameroon in Vienna, Austria, had to be substituted in the 62nd minute.
Super Eagles of Nigeria defender, Kevin Akpoguma was in action on Friday night for Hoffenheim in their 8th league game of the German Bundesliga season against FC Cologne at the PreZero Arena. The Nigerian star was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI having established himself as a key figure in the squad paraded by Sebastian Hoeness following his outstanding performance for the club in their previous game.
Borussia Dortmund vs Hoffenheim ️ Team News: Borussia Dortmund Thorgan Hazard (Ankle problems), Soumaïla Coulibaly (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Marcel Schmelzer (Knee Surgery), Dan-Axel Zagadou (Knee Surgery) and Mateu Morey Bauzà (Cruciate Ligament Injury) aren’t available for Borussia Dortmund manager Marco Rose.
Borussia Dortmund vs. RB Leipzig Dortmund, arguably, has a greater need for a win than Leipzig, who could be more concentrated on Thursday's DFB-Pokal final.In the reverse fixture, Haaland and Sancho caused big problems for Nagelsmann's side in change, so if they are given similar amounts of room to run into, there is little question about their decisive quality.
There is this extra special feeling that comes with any good thing we do for the first time.Even if people are using bigger cars presently, they still have fond memories of their first car, some will never forget their first trip outside Nigeria and many other things like that.
Arsenal women are one of the most successful female team in the English Women League and also the most successful English female team in Europe. Some hours ago, the club announced the signing of World Cup-winning Japanese forward Mana Iwabuchi but the information about the deal like the transfer fee and the years are not known.
The new gaffer of Bayern Munich club Julian Nagalsman, is nickname the new modern Mourinho, he has been able to show he is a man of his own, by putting in some impressive team performance across the two clubs he has managed, Hoffenheim and Leipzig respectively.
Julian Nagelsmann is a German professional football coach and former player who is the manager of RB Leipzig.The 33 year old Bavarian born played for Augsburg and 1860 Munich at youth level and was the captain of Munich’s U17 team.He could not play a single match for Munich in the 2006/07 season due to injuries, and then returned to Augsburg for the 2007/08 season but injured his knee and meniscus for the second time with damages to the cartilage as a result ending his footballing career.