A word renowned brand can be a blessing and curse. While Manchester United can glory on the fact that they are one of the biggest clubs in the world, ask Sir Bobby Charlton, one of Manchester United bigwigs, who survived the 1958 Munich air disaster, and he will tell you how that colossal lost decimated the club after a generation of talented footballer lost their lives.
The Germany National football team have continued their good run so far, they seem to be building up their reputation once against as one of the best teams in the World. Their recent match against Armenia in Group J of the European World Cup Qualifiers was a game that saw the Germans trump their opponents 6-0.
Barcelona football club will begin their UEFA Champions league campaign as they welcome Bayern Munich to Camp nou on 14th September. Barcelona got rid of most of the players last season which caused the downfall of the team. Barcelona football Sold their 3 key players last season and sold another world class player this season..
Germany's national football team has a reputation for being one of the best in the World. The country played against Armenia in Group J of the European World Cup Qualifiers and won their opponents with an impressive 6-0 scoreline. In this article, we'll be talking about Karim Adeyemi one of the young German players of Nigerian origin that shined in the match and things know about him.
1. The Plane Crash Incident In Munich: A plane crash incident occurred on 6 February 1968 in Munich. The occupants of that plane were Manchester United players, as well as fans and journalists. Twenty-three people reportedly died as a result of that fatal crash. 2.
Not less than three Nigerians are in plying their trade in Redbull Salzburg, the Austrian Bundesliga Champion. One of them is 19 years old Karim Adeyemi who came from the bench to score for Germany on his international debut against Armenia in the World Cup qualifier which ended 6-0 in favour of Germany.
Karim Adeyemi is officially off from the list of Nigerian players in the diaspora that can play for the Super Eagles after he made his competitive debut for the German national team on Sunday night in their World Cup qualifying match against Armenia. The 19-year old who was born in Munich, Germany, to a Nigerian father and Romanian mother came on as a 72nd-minute substitute for Serge Gnabry and he marked his debut with a goal as Germany whipped Armenia 6-0.
Barcelona is the capital of the Catalonia region in Spain and has become one of the most popular city destinations for international tourism worldwide. It is known for hosting the 1992 Summer Olympics as well as world-class conferences and expositions and also many international sport tournaments. Barcelona is also the major economic and financial center in southwestern Europe, as well as the main biotech hub in Spain.
Nigeria has a reputation for producing some of the best football stars in the world. Some of these stars were born in foreign and have multiple nationalities, which allows them to play for any country of their choice. In this article, we'll be talking about two young Nigerians who play for foreign countries that shined in the European World Cup Qualifiers during the International Break.
The 1958 Munich air disaster was no doubt the darkest day in the history of Manchester United. Images credit: Manutd.com The event occurred on 6th February at exactly 15:04 O' clock, the team had been traveling back from Yugoslavia following a European cup tie against Red Star Belgrade when their aircraft stopped at Germany to refuel.
A buoyant Bayern Munich will be out to continue their great form under their young coach, having triumphed in their opening group match against Barcelona. They look great at the moment to win their group, but must navigate past Dynamo Kiev in one of the remaining five(5) group matches that includes a December date with Barcelona in Munich.
Club reacts after Nigerian-German born youngster inspires them to 2-1 comeback win in UCL qualifiers
Nigerian descent and football youngster, Karim Adeyemi was in action yesterday for FC Salzburg in their first leg of the UEFA champions league qualifiers against Broendby IF at the Red Bull Arena. The 19 years old football talent who was born in Munich (Germany) to a Nigerian father and Romanian mother was exceptional for the Austrian Bundesliga giant as he inspired them to a 2-1 comeback win.
3 Lessons pilots can learn from the 1958 Munich plane crash which killed 7 Manchester United players
February 6 1958 was a bad day for millions of football fans all over the world. It was the day when British European Airways Flight 609 crashed and killed 23 out of 40 people who were in the aircraft. The sad incident occurred at the Munich Riem Airport, West Germany.
Qualification match fixtures for the upcoming FIFA World Cup are currently being played by countries in their respective continents and this saw the German national football team play against Armenia in Group J of the UEFA World Cup Qualifiers. The Germans won their opponents with an impressive 6-0 scoreline and are currently top of their group table with twelve points and eleven goals difference.
Chelsea has been handed hope of signing German defender, Niklas Sule according to the reports of Offside Football. The new Bayern manager, Julian Nagelsmann has left the door open about the defender in joining another club. The 25-year old former Hoffenheim star joined Munich four seasons back with a high expectations to excel.
Photo Credit: Getty images Petr Cech was a member of Chelsea's 2012 Champions League-winning team, who overcame all odds to win the cup in Munich. Photo Credit: Getty images Chelsea won another Champions League title nine years later, their second in club history, and many are predicting Chelsea to be one of the favorites this season.
The 2020-21 UEFA Nations League will hold its grand finale on Sunday, where two European heavyweights, Spain and France will lock horns for the ultimate prize at the San Ciro stadium in Milan, Italy. Photo Credit: Google Match Preview: Spain and France remain as the last two teams for the final of this year's competition following the outstanding performances that saw them reach the decisive stage of the European competition.
Manchester United have tabled a contract proposal to 26-year old midfielder in the hope that the German star will agree to leave Bayern Munich on a free transfer next summer. The 26-year old joined Munich on a free transfer from Schalke there seasons ago, meaning the star has a habit of moving on a free transfer at the end of his contract.
Joshua Kimmich has extended his contract with Bayern Munich till 2025. The German international moved from RB Leipzig to Bayern Munich in 2015. He has scored 20 goals in 264 appearances for Bayern Munich, with Kimmich, Munich won six German championships, the UEFA champions league five times, the DFL super cup,also the club world cup and the European super.
Bayern Munich head coach, Julian Nagelsmann has said that it is not a surprise that other clubs are interested in acquiring the services of their main man as he has been an outstanding player for the German giants. Rumours are swelling about Real Madrid's interest in the Poland striker, as he has said in the past that he is open minded about a move abroad.