The Premier League season has seen its sixth round of matches played with new signings already beginning to show what they are capable of. Here are the best and worst signings of the top Premier League clubs so far this season. "Top Premier League clubs" in this context would be the traditional "big six" clubs plus West Ham and Leicester City who both qualified for European football last season.
Leicester City played out a 2-2 draw with Burnley on Saturday. Burnley had gone 2-1 up, thanks to Maxwell Cornet before Vardy snatched a point at the closing stages. Iheanacho started the game on the bench and was introduced in the 62th minute. The Nigerian international provided the assist for the Foxes' second goal, and his presence made the Foxes' attack unpredictable.
Victor Osimhen's recent top quality helps his team make history for the second time in their existence
Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Victor Osimhen has been at another level for Napoli so far this season having been firing from all cylinders for the Luciano Spalletti's side across all competitions. The former LOSC Lille football club of France star has been incredible in the front of goals as he has now been able to score in his last four consecutive games which took his tally to six goals in four matches across all competitions.
Marcus Rashford of Manchester United has revealed that he hopes to resume full training next week. In the summer, Rashford had a shoulder surgery and was able to recover from a foot injury. Earlier this month, the United forward was spotted doing some light training. The England international now claims that if he is cleared to return to full training on Friday, he will be able to do so.
Photo Credit: Twitter Victor Osihmen helped Napoli to get a goal at the 11th minute of the game. Ziekinski crossed the ball directly to the position where Osihmen could not miss. Earlier this season, Victor Osihmen got a red card against Venezia. That was Napoli's first game of the season, the Nigerian striker got criticized by Italian fans but Spaletti(Napoli Manager) believed in him.
Jamie Vardy scored two goals in Leicester City's thrilling 2:2 against Burnley today. The visitors took the lead in first half through Vardy's own goal in the 12th minutes. In the 37th minutes, Jamie Vardy leveled for the host, but Corner fired home to put the visitors in front.
Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Kelechi Ịheanachọ was again superb for Leicester City today in their 6th league game of the season against Burnley at the King Power Stadium despite starting the game from the bench. Kelechi Ịheanachọ was introduced into the game in the 62nd minute for Boubakary Soumare and he was able to rescue a point for his team by setting up the assist for the equaliser in the 2-2 scoreline at full time.
Nigeria strikers have never had it so good in Europe in recent years, with Paul Onuachu and Victor Osimhen scoring consistently for Genk and Napoli respectively. Kelechi Iheanacho (Leicester City), Olarenwaju Kayode ( Sivasspor) and Anthony Nwaekeme (Trabzonspor) are three of several other Nigeria strikers hitting the heights across Europe.
Football players make a lot of money during their professional career. The likes of Peter Odemwingie and Victor Moses have earned so much money over the past twenty years. However, some of these football players were raised by parents who could not afford the good things in life.
Seven entertaining matches were played in the Premier League matchday 6 today as some teams in the competition came out with brilliant performances to win their various encounters. Earlier today, two matches went down simultaneously in the Premier League as Man United and Chelsea played host to Aston Villa and Man City.
[OPINION] Kelechi Ịheanachọ's impressive form is enough to earn a regular starting role from Brendan Rodgers
Super Eagles of Nigeria forward, Kelechi Ịheanachọ was phenomenal for the Foxes in the last campaign across all competitions as he fired from all cylinders for his side with his goal scoring prowess. Kelechi Ịheanachọ who was given chance by the former Liverpool manager after losing Harvey Barnes and James Maddison to injury, delivered at the top notch for his team as he played significant roles for his side to emerge as the Champions of the Emirates FA Cup.
N'Golo Kante has developed into one of the most prolific defensive midfielders in the world of football. The French star has won so many awards since he started playing professional football some years ago. He moved to Stamford Bridge from Leicester City under the management of Antonio Conte.
Cristiano Ronaldo is set to come up against Aston Villa in matchday six of the English Premier League scheduled for Saturday, 25 September 2021 at 12:30 PM West African time. This will be Cristiano Ronaldo's fourth game for Manchester United since his return to the club after calling an end to his illustrious career at Juventus.
English premier league giant, Manchester United have not been really impressive with their current run of form which is inconsistent as they have made it three defeats in their last four games across all competitions. This stat by the Red Devils is not an encouraging ratio and as such needed to bounce back if they really want to compete at the highest level in all competitions this season.
Jamie Vardy scored three goals in Leicester City’s 2-2 draw at home to Burnley but unfortunately for the Englishman, one of those goals was into his own net. Vardy flicked on a Burnley corner kick past his goalkeeper, Kasper Schmeichel to give Burnley the lead but he went on to make amends by scoring twice into the right post.
Gameweek 5 of the 2021/22 English Premier League season has produced some shock results so far. Manchester United and Chelsea suffered their first losses of the season with defeats to Aston Villa and Manchester City respectively, Leicester City drew at home to Burnley while newly promoted Brentford FC held Liverpool to a stalemate.
Kelechi Iheanacho, the Super Eagles forward has established himself to be the main man in the Leicester City front square in the last campaign. He has been outstanding for the Foxes in both home and away games. It's shocking how Brendan Rodgers has been playing him from the bench this season.
Photo credit: Getty Images The English Football League Cup otherwise known as the Carabao Cup produced some drama, suspense and interesting results after yet another round of matches were played on Wednesday night in 6 venues in England. The 3rd round of English football's second tier competition also saw some upsets as 3 Premier League clubs crashed out following shock losses.
A goalkeeper scoring a goal is a rare feat and while some goalkeeper have scored several goals, Manchester United have two goalkeepers that can boast of scoring a goal and very important ones at that. 1. Alex Cyril Stepney. Manchester United signed Stepney from Chelsea in 1966 and the English goalkeeper would stay at the club until 1978 and would join up with Dallas Tornadoes the following year.
LEI 2:2 BUR: Iheanacho has clearly shown Brendan Rodgers why he needs to always start for the Foxes.
Jamie Vardy scored brace as Leicester City drew 2:2 against Burnley at the King Power Stadium today. The Leicester City forward scored in the 37th and 85th minutes to rescue a point for the Foxes. Burnley took a 2:1 lead in the first half. Jamie Vardy's own goal in the 12th minutes put the visitors ahead, but Vardy got the equalizer for the host in the 37th minutes.