Real Madrid were in action today against Rangers in a friendly match in preparation for the upcoming season. And the match ended in a 2-1 defeat for Los Blancos. And following their disappointing result some fans were not happy with Real Madrid star player Marcelo after a poor performance.
Super Eagles star Leon Balogun continues his impressive run of form for Glasgow Rangers football club of Scotland on Sunday evening, as he guided them to a 2-1 comeback victory over Real Madrid FC in the preseason friendly match. The Nigerian international has been one of Rangers best players in the ongoing preseason friendly games, and he was able to impress against the Spanish Laliga Santander giants.
Real Madrid and Rangers clashed at the Ibrox stadium on Sunday evening in a pre-season friendly. Both sides went into the game with strong teams as they looked to gain the upper hand over eachother. The game began with Rangers dominating proceedings, but it was Real Madrid who would take the lead early on as Brazilian winger Rodrygo scored from a quick counter attack.
Real Madrid and Rangers faced today at the Ibrox Stadium in what was said to be a blockbuster friendly encounter between two top teams.Steven Gerrard's men continued with their fine form in pre-season as they came from a goal down to narrowly defeat Real Madrid 2-1 at the end of the match.
Real Madrid continue their Preparation for the new season with another pre-season game on Sunday. Los blancos had already played two pre-season friendly winning one and drawing the other. However, both games were played indoors. The tonight will be the first outside pre-season game. Real Madrid will face Rangers at 7pm tonight.
Arsenal's participation in the Florida Cup in the United States is off following several positive Covid-19 cases recorded at the club. The Gunners opened their pre-season with a 2-1 loss to Hibernian in Scotland, before drawing 2-2 with Rangers. The squad was due to fly out to America on Wednesday, but they are now going to miss the entire American pre-season tour starting with a game against Inter Milan on Sunday.Aubameyang in action against Rangers
UEFA have announced the fixtures of the 3rd qualifying round for the 2021/22 Champions League campaign. Like we all know, last year's competition was won by Premier League club, Chelsea who won the trophy by beating Pep Guardiola's Man City by a lone goal in the final which held in Portugal.
Since the transfer window opened, the north London club has made a lot of moves to sign players. Arsenal has completed the signing of Nuno Tavares from Benfica, and the team is willing to sign more players before the transfer window will close. Arsenal completed the signing of Nuno Tavares from Benfica for a fee worth €7 million.
Photo Credit: The Switch The countdown to the new football season across Europe is already underway with preseason games already taking place here and there. While clubs are already spending cash to bring in new players to help their mission for the next season, others are playing friendly games to ascertain the readiness of the players in their squad for the task ahead.
Rangers of Scotland manager Steven Gerrard's has revealed to the media that newly signed midfielder, Nnamdi Ofoborh will not be involved in action for some time, after scans showed that the player has a heart issue. Nnamdi Ofoborh is a 21 year old midfielder (born November 7, 1999), who was born in England but represents the Nigeria national team.
Another Pre-Season fixture between Queens Park Rangers and Manchester United has ended in a 4-2 victory for Rangers. The first half of the game ended in a 1-1 draw after Manchester United's Jesse Lingard opened the goal scoring opportunities which Queens Park Rangers utilized to equalize just minutes after United's goal.
Arsenal's Pre-season campaign isn't going as smoothly as Mikel Arteta and the fans would have loved it, Arsenal's first Pre-season game saw the gunners lose to Hibernian 2:1 and today they narrowly escaped another loss to Rangers as the gunners came from behind to draw 2:2.
Ahead of the 2020/2021 season,top clubs across Europe top five leagues have already started having pre-season games,in order to check the squad's depth and subsequently know which players to start and bench in upcoming league matches. Premier League club,Arsenal lost 2-1 to Scottish team, Herbanian in their first pre-season game, before going on to draw 2-2 against Rangers yesterday.
Steven Gerrard's side, Rangers and Carlo Ancelotti's side, Real Madrid will take on each other on Sunday's friendly game at Ibrox Stadium. The match will be held a day after Steven Gerrard's side, Rangers had taken on a premier league side, Brighton on Saturday, July 24.
Over the weekend, Nigerian born and eligible players plying their trade outside the shores of the country were actively involved in their various clubs league matches as well as pre-season matches. Below are the Nigerian players who excelled with their various club sides over the weekend with the duo of Leon Balogun and Victor Osimhen toping the list.
The Rangers held down Gunners to a draw yesterday in their second pre-season outfit. No cause for alarm because it's just a pre-season game that is being used to accessed the situation of the team. If I could recall, the last time Arsenal lost and drew their first two pre-season games they went ahead to win the league.
Arsenal were in pre-season action yesterday as they faced Scottish team Rangers at the Ibrox Stadium on Saturday afternoon.The game was indeed an intense one as both teams played a 2-2 draw at the end of the match. Rangers had a brilliant start to the game as they took the lead in the 14th minute thanks to a powerful header from Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun.
Arsenal's search for their first win of the pre-season continues as they drew their second pre-season fixture against Rangers FC yesterday. The Gunners played a 2-2 draw with the Scottish Premiership champions at the Ibrox Stadium after losing their first pre-season match against Hibernian at the Easter Road on Tuesday.
Arsenal have made another signing to continue the process of reforming and reshaping their squad for the new season. Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta has continued his squad reformation process ahead of the 2021-22 Premier League season by bringing in another new face into the Arsenal circle. The Gunners have already signed one player this summer before now.
Leaders Akwa United displayed their title credentials, battling Rivers United to 1-1 draw in Port Harcourt while Heartland edged Rangers 2-1 in Okigwe, in two of NPFL match day 33 fixtures prosecuted on Sunday. Akwa United players celebrating a goal. Charles Atshimene put Rivers United in front on 53 minutes while Bakary Bamba struck three minutes from full time, to hand the visitors a point that might prove decisive in the title race.