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Meet The African President Who Played For Manchester United, Chelsea, AC Milan, PSG And Monaco

There are so many prominent men in Africa that have gained worldwide recognition and fame. Some of these Influential men have been opportune to showcase their talents in different sectors in the world. We will be discussing the famous African President who have played football for Manchester United, Chelsea, AC Milan, PSG And Monaco.

  1 year ago ago
Meet The African President Who Played For Manchester United, Chelsea, AC Milan, PSG And Monaco

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Chelsea Joins the Race in Signing Leicester City's Midfielder

There are now three Premier League clubs fighting for the signature of Leicester City midfielder Youri Tielemans, according to a report in Italy. Tielemans has been an exceptional player for "The Foxes"since joining them from Monaco in 2019. Tielemans has proven himself in the Premier League, helping Leicester build their position as challengers for the European places.

  1 year ago ago
Chelsea Joins the Race in Signing Leicester City's Midfielder

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Europa League Results And Group Tables After Ozil And Osimhen Dazzled On Matchday 1

More Europa League games took centre stages at different venues in Europe for the usual Thursdays night football. Steven Gerrard's Rangers lost to French Club, Lyon in a deserving manner after Yoko Ekambi's 23rd minute Strike was doubled by Taverner's 55th minute goal to power Olympic Lyonnais back to France with 3 points in the bag.

  1 year ago ago
Europa League Results And Group Tables After Ozil And Osimhen Dazzled On Matchday 1

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5 Prominent Footballers That Don't Take Alcohol (Photos)

1. Yaya Toure The first on this list is the retired Ivorian Footballer and current Coach; Yaya Toure. Back in the day, he performed as a Midfielder and was one of the best players in Africa. He made appearances for Barcelona, Monaco, and also the English side; Manchester City.

  1 year ago ago
5 Prominent Footballers That Don't Take Alcohol (Photos)

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Possible Scoreline For These Five Fixtures Being Played Today

The international break is finally over, and fans can start anticipating the return of their favourite clubs, and players back to the pitch, and hoping that the teams which they support get back to winning ways on the pitch of play. A lot of interesting fixtures would be played today, across the five major leagues, but all eyes would definitely be on the English premier league, as fans of Manchester United would be hoping that Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo gets to start today against Newcastle United.

  1 year ago ago
Possible Scoreline For These Five Fixtures Being Played Today

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Analysis: Ligue 1 Results And Table After Matchday 9

Matchday 9 of the French Ligue 1 ended Paris Saint Germain's unbeaten run of games this season as defending Champions moved a bid up the log after their defence of the title got a boost. Jonathan David pressed for more glory as his brace against Marseille secured 3 points for the host and the defending champions, Lille.

  1 year ago ago
Analysis: Ligue 1 Results And Table After Matchday 9

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Analysis of supercomputer predictions of tomorrow Europa matches.

UEFA Europa League action will resume tomorrow with a couple of exciting games lined up. Photo credit: Getty Images As usual, SportsBlitz.ng will be analyzing some of the permutations made by popular FiveThirtyEight's supercomputer regarding these games. Check it out below: Real Sociedad vs Monaco

  1 year ago ago
Analysis of supercomputer predictions of tomorrow Europa matches.

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The Winners And Losers: Preview Of Five Fixtures That Will Be Played Today

While players would have felt a great deal of responsibility representing their national teams, fans are desperate for the return of club football, and this weekend promises just that. Finally, the international break is over, and fans would hope to put on their club jerseys, and anticipate the return of their favourite players, back to the pitch of play.

  1 year ago ago
The Winners And Losers: Preview Of Five Fixtures That Will Be Played Today

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Check How Southampton Could Line Up If They Had Not Sold Some Players

When you take a closer look at some teams, you'd realize that that they could have a strong team if they didn't sell some players. Over the years, some teams are known for producing the best talents in the world, but they always end up selling these players.

  1 year ago ago
Check How Southampton Could Line Up If They Had Not Sold Some Players

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Manchester United interested in signing 21-year-old Monaco playmaker as Pogba replacement

Manchester United is reportedly planning a move to secure the services of 21-year-old Monaco midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni as a replacement for Paul Pogba. Real Madrid has shown keen interest in bolstering their midfield for a very long time, of which Pogba has been targeted in a long run, but Manchester United is not ready to let the Frenchman go.

  1 year ago ago
Manchester United interested in signing 21-year-old Monaco playmaker as Pogba replacement

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Fall from Grace: The rollercoaster career of James Rodriguez from Monaco to the Middle East

Columbia Playmaker James Rodriguez secured a move to join a Qatari Club Al Rayyan last week. The 30-year-old was completely frozen out by Everton New Manager Rafa Benitez since he started managing the Merseyside club as James Rodriguez haven't made any appearance for the Blues this season. Despite being signed for free last Summer, James Rodriguez turned out to be the marquee Signing of the toffees.

  1 year ago ago
Fall from Grace: The rollercoaster career of James Rodriguez from Monaco to the Middle East

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5 Legendary players who failed at their clubs as manager

When a player achieves great success at a football club, he or she becomes a legend among the supporters - even if some of them make the ill-advised decision to return as manager in the future. Though it is possible to be successful as both a player and a manager at the same club, such as Pep Guardiola at Barcelona or Carlo Ancelotti at Milan, there is a lengthy list of men who were only granted the position because of their achievements as a player at that club.

  1 year ago ago
5 Legendary players who failed at their clubs as manager

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Sunday's Ligue 1 and Bundlesliga Matchday features

In Saturday's Matchday features, Lens beat Lille one goal to nil, and Bordeaux won against Saint-Etienne 2:1 to go 14th on the league table. Ligue 1 features: Nice will play host to Monaco at 12:00 pm at the Allianz Riviera stadium. A win above Monaco will take Nice to second place in the league table.

  1 year ago ago
Sunday's Ligue 1 and Bundlesliga Matchday features

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24 Years On: Ikpeba's 14-Goal European Record For Monaco Still Stands

In 1997, former Nigeria striker, Victor Ikpeba scored 14 goals for Monaco as the club reached the semi-finals of UEFA Cup, a record that stands till date. Then nicknamed "Prince of Monaco", Ikpeba accounted for all but five goals scored by the club, finishing the series as the second highest scorer.

  1 year ago ago
24 Years On: Ikpeba's 14-Goal European Record For Monaco Still Stands

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Why Chelsea Rejected The Chance To Sign Kylian Mbappe in 2012

Kylian Mbappe has rapidly developed into one of the most respected young football players in the entire world. The French star has already represented the likes of Monaco and PSG. He has also made some appearances for the French national team. Some football pundits have even compared Kylian Mbappe to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.

  1 year ago ago
Why Chelsea Rejected The Chance To Sign Kylian Mbappe in 2012

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PSV vs MON: Match Prediction, Team News And Kickoff Time

PSV Eindhoven and Monaco will meet in the Europa League on Thursday night, hoping to add to their four points from the first two games of the group stage. While both clubs have drawn with La Liga leaders Real Sociedad, a loss on Thursday may drop either of these teams to third place in Group B.

  1 year ago ago
PSV vs MON: Match Prediction, Team News And Kickoff Time

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PSG forward has now made 14 goals contribution in 10 Ligue one matches

Kylian Mbappé has now scored four goals in five games for PSG. Mbappé has an involvement in at least a goal in each of his last 10 Ligue 1 games he scored 11goals and provided 3 assists. The French international has 14 goals contributions in 10 ligue one matches.

  1 year ago ago
PSG forward has now made 14 goals contribution in 10 Ligue one matches

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EPL News: Chelsea leading the race to sign Monaco wonderkid, Man Utd playmaker rejects new contract.

Chelsea and Spanish Giant, Real Madrid are currently interested in signing Monaco star, Aurelien Tchouameni after his excellent display for France in the Uefa Nations League during the international break. Carlo Ancelotti's side are targeting him as a potential successor to Casemiro, but the Los Blancos are behind Chelsea in the race for the 50.1m rated midfielder.

  1 year ago ago
EPL News: Chelsea leading the race to sign Monaco wonderkid, Man Utd playmaker rejects new contract.

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Juventus To Rival Chelsea For Top French Midfielder

Chelsea will reportedly have to fend off interest from Juventus for the signature of Monaco teenager Aurelien Tchouameni. The Blues and Manchester United were unable to persuade the France international to leave the Stade Louis II this summer, but a new bidding war is anticipated to begin in 2022.

  1 year ago ago
Juventus To Rival Chelsea For Top French Midfielder

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Three Professional Footballers Who All Bear The Name Adama Traore

The most famous 'Adama Traore' in football is without a doubt the Spanish footballer who plays for Premier League club Wolverhampton Wanderers. But you may be surprised to learn that he is not the only player who bears the name, as two Malian professional footballers who are both older than him, are also known by that name.

  1 year ago ago
Three Professional Footballers Who All Bear The Name Adama Traore