Manchester United legend, Patrice Evra has shared his prediction on who will win the Ballon d'Or award this year and he preferred Chelsea stars I.e Ngolo Kante or Jorginho to win it. Evra explained that he doesn't want Messi to win the award again because the Argentine has won it many times and the fact that he didn't win enough trophies with Barcelona last season.
Football is a game full of passion and the greatest attraction of it is scoring a goal. Although goals are usually a product of team combination, the goalscorer does take pleasure in his individual effort and always back it up with a moment of celebration. Most times how a player celebrates finding the back of the net is dependent on the atmosphere and the import of the goal scored.
Borussia Dortmund wonder striker, Erling Braut Haaland has dropped a humbling statement lately, revealing the seven strikers in Europe that are better than him in which Chelsea's Timo Werner happens to be among. Many consider that Werner shouldn't have been named because of his bad form in front of the goal since he made the switch to Chelsea in the summer of 2020.
Whenever discussions or arguements about who is the best striker in Europe emerge, answers have revolved around Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandoski and Atletico Madrid's Luis Suarez. People see them as the best because of their exploits in Europe over the years. Luis Suarez and Robert Lewandoski have both won the European golden shoe award given to the highest scorer in Europe in a season.
Following the release of the 30-man nomination list, the race for the 2021 Ballon d'or award continues to intensify and it could be one of the closest we have seen in recent times. Lionel Messi, Robert Lewandoski, Jorginho and Karim Benzema are some of the biggest names in the frame, but one other name that can certainly not be left out is that of Cristiano Ronaldo, the man who has proven himself to be a goal machine over the years.For some reason the Portuguese International is making a case of his own as he chases what will be his sixth Ballon d'or award should the voting go in his favor next month.
Lionel Messi is set to win another Ballon d'Or this year according to Daily Post. The six times winner of the world football most prestigious award is now a Paris Saint Germain player and will be expected to win another Ballon d'Or award to his name. The diminutive attacker scored 33 goals and provided 13 assists for Bacelona last season.
The Balon d'or has been an annual football award presented by the French news magazine French football to the best performing player in Europe in a single calendar year. The award has been generally known as one of the most prestigious award a player can win in his career.
The Golden Boot is the award given to the football player who scored the most number of League goals in a season. The winner of the Golden Boot for the 2020/2021 season is Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandoski. This current season, the race has heated up as some footballers has scored lots of goals already this season.
Hours ago, France Football released their 30-man nomination list for the award of the 2021 Ballon d'or. Recall that the ceremony was cancelled last year owing to the Covid-19 pandemic and that means the best player of 2020 was never recognized. But in order to make 2021 count, the organizers of the Ballon d'or award have decided to hold the gala on the 29th of next month.
Football is a game encapsulated with fervor and bagging goals is it biggest allurement. When it comes to finding the back of the net, certain players have mastered that art brilliantly, their numbers have indeed proven their talent, prolificity and longevity as they spent most of their careers playing for a single club.
The FIFA 22 player ratings released today by FIFA were received with mixed reactions on social media. The reason for this debate was FIFA's decision to give Robert Lewandoski a higher overall rating than Cristiano Ronaldo. This is the first time the Bayern Munich striker has been rated above Cristiano Ronaldo in the FIFA franchise.
When the going gets tough in a football game, a coach usually introduces rested players into the game to help attain the desired result. Players that get the desired results are tagged 'Super Subs'. There have been some memorable substitutions in football. These substitutes were called upon by their coaches and they did not disappoint.
Radamel Falcao made his debut for Spanish club Rayo Vallecano yesterday. The veteran striker scored on his debut, despite coming on as as a 71st minute substitute. Falcao has been in the news of late over his unexpected transfer to the Spanish club. It was the first time the Colombian striker appeared in the La Liga in years.
The top 10 highest-rated players in FIFA 22 have been announced. According to EA, the top 10 is comprised of several familiar stars across Europe who have retained their position and proven to be the best in the game. PSG forward, Lionel Messi [93-rated] is still on top of the rankings, while Robert Lewandoski [92-rated] and Cristiano Ronaldo [91-rated] make up the top three.
The Fifa ballon d'Or is one of the most prestigious awards in football giving by French News Magazine. It is given manually for the best performing footballers across the globe. It is one of the highest individual honours in the world of football that every footballer including professional and non professional who are yet to make it to professional football is dreaming to win it.
The year 2021 has been an exciting year in European football competition with many trophies won and goals scored. Here are the top five players with the highest number of goals in the top five European leagues. Unfortunately, one of the GOATs (Greatest Of All Time) misses out from the list.
despite the fact that the season is just kick starting some players have started it with outstanding performances, most especially from the forwards. It is true that football is a team work, however, it is of no doubt that forwards boss the game. There is nothing that can make fans stand up to their feet as goal does.
Following the conclusion of this week's UEFA Champions league, UCL, group stage match- day two fixtures on Wednesday night, below are the highest goal scorers in the tournament so far this season. Ajax's Sebastien Haller is currently the top goal scorer this season with five goals.
The UEFA Men's Player of the Year Award is an association football award given to the footballer playing for a men's football club in Europe that is considered the best in the previous season of both team and national team competition. Robert Lewandoski is the current holder of the award which is given annually and Cristiano Ronaldo is the only player to have won the award three times.
Robert Lewandoski has admitted he wants a new Challenge away from Bundesliga. However his current club, Bayern Munich are set to value him more than £100m. The Bundesliga giants are said to be in no rush to sell their Star man and they are considering offering him a new contract.