5) Victor Osimhen (Napoli/Nigeria) Nigerian Striker Victor Osimhen has proven to be one of the most consistent attackers in the African continent in 2021. The Napoli striker has also began the new season in fine form and is one of the players with the highest number of goal contributions so far this season.
The 30 names for the Balon D'Or nominations which will be later cut down were published by the football governing body yesterday and that has generated a lot of argument online as fans seem not satisfied with the list. Many have argued that Chelsea's goalkeeper, Eduardo Mendy and Liverpool's forward, Sadio Mane deserves to be on the list.
According to multiple reports, Pep Guardiola's Manchester City has reportedly held an 'informal' talk with Spanish giants Barcelona over signing former Borussia Dortmund star player Ousman Dembele who joined the Spanish club back in 2017 after an incredible performance in German Bundesliga the previous season. Although the Spanish club, Barcelona wants Manchester City's star player Raheem Sterling included in the deal that could happen when the January transfer window opens next year.
ManCity returned to action in the Champions league tonight as they faced Club Brugge in their 3rd group fixture. Man City lost to PSG in their last game which means victory is important against Club Brugge. Man City as usual played a very attacking style. They had two goals disallowed in the first half before scoring two more.
The Champions League tournament will resume on Tuesday, the second day of October, 2021. For now, let us look at the highest goalscorers in the Champions League so far. 10. Lionel Messi: The Argentine has scored 3 goals in 3 appearances for Paris Saint Germain so far.
One of the best clubs in the top five European leagues this season is Manchester City. They are among the possible winners of the 2021/2022 premier league title. The City lost to PSG 2-0 during their UEFA Champions league clash with the Parisians. Manchester City dominated the game but failed to score a single goal against PSG.
Leicester City stunned the world by winning the EPL title in 2014/15, just two years after being promoted from the championship. Their popularity grew at the time, and they remain one of the most dangerous teams in the English Premier League today. Leicester City players were then sold to a variety of clubs, including Ng'olo Kante, Riyad Mahrez, Harry Maguire, and Ben Chilwell.
Raheem Sterling has reportedly given Barcelona the green light for a potential move to Camp Nou. The England international has been linked with a switch to Spain for the last few weeks, and now, according to Mundo Deportivo, Sterling has agreed to the transfer if Barcelona come calling.
Below are the top 10 best African footballer based on current form and their performances in September. 1. Victor Osimhen (Nigeria): The 22 year old Nigerian striker who currently plays for Serie A club Napoli, is rated as the best African footballer based on current form.
Manchester City returned to their winning ways in the Champions League after flogging Club Brugge with a 5:1 Scoreline. Club Brugge hosted Pep Guardiola's City at the Breydel Stadium today. Manchester City entered into the match with high momentum as Pep Guardiola started the game with his strong squad to thrash his opponent.
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City has been impressive since the start of the 2021/2022 football season. The former FC Barcelona and Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola joined the citizens back in 2016 and has been able to break different club records in 5 years. The article states one important swap deal the Manchester City management and Pep Guardiola should consider when the January transfer window opens next year if he wants the club to win major trophies for the club this season.
The English Premier League giants Manchester City were unable to get all the maximum three points as they suffered a 2 - 0 defeat to French giants Paris Saint Germain. The Manchester based club were shambolic all through the match as they suffered an embarrassing defeat in the tonight's UCL match.
Lionel Messi finally opened his Goalscoring sheet for PSG in a Champions League Match on Tuesday evening. The Parisians hosted Manchester City at Parc De Prince in their second 2021/22 UEFA Champions League group stage Match in a game that was tagged as the clash of the Oil Money.
Winning the African player of the year award doesn't come easy, as the player who happens to win the award must be an exceptional one. For next year's award, there is one exceptional Premier League player who I think will win the award for the third time in his career.
African players are currently the highest goal scorers in the UEFA champions league and UEFA Europa League. Ivorian star player, Sebastian Haller is currently the highest goal scorer in the champions league this season. He has already scored six goals in three champions league games this season.
Photo Credit: Facebook 1. Chelsea — 5 players. Chelsea jointly has the highest number of players nominated for the 2021 Ballon d'Or with Manchester City. The 5 Chelsea players who were nominated are N'Golo Kante, Jorginho, Cesar Azpilicueta, Mason Mount, and Romelu Lukaku.
The Champions League was back in town after a lengthy international break that seemed to last an eternity. This week's action included some spectacular thrillers involving Europe's major guns, including pivotal matches for Liverpool and PSG against Atletico Madrid and RB Leipzig, respectively. Here are the results of the games that went down this midweek.
This is another moment of giving best player one of the most apex award for the year 2021. It's normally controversial a bit due to different views, love, passions, and analysis of a particular players nominated. The Ballon d’Or is an individual award and not consider a player’s team accomplishments.
Manchester City have released there starting lineup for the champions league match against Club Brugge on Tuesday. Pep Guardiola's men will be heading to Belgium to complete the first leg of the champions league group stage matches today. Manchester City starting lineup: Ederson, Laporte, Ruben Dias, Joao Cancelo, Kyle Walker, Kelvin De Bruyne, Rodri, Riyad Mahrez, Jack Grealish, Foden, Bernardo Silva.
Manchester City showed their class in the first half as they beat a spirited Brighton 4-1 at the Amex on Saturday evening. Goals from Ilkay Gundogan, Phil Foden, Gabriel Jesus and Riyad Mahrez were enough to see Pep Guardiola’s side come away from the south coast with all three points.