UEFA reacts after an African footballer becomes 1st player to score 5 goals in his 1st two UCL games
The European football governing body popularly known as UEFA has reacted after an African footballer Sebastien Haller netted a goal to become the first player in history to score in his first two UEFA Champions League matches. The Ivorian has been in superb form for Netherlands Eredivisie League Champions Ajax Amsterdam FC since joining them, and he was able to impress again, as he netted a beautiful goal in their victory over Besiktas football club on Tuesday evening.
The 2021/22 UEFA Champions League began on Tuesday, 14 September 2021 with wins for the big guns and a few surprises on the road. Young Boys defeated Cristiano Ronaldo's Manchester United by 2-1 as they came from behind to record a victory against the English side. Barcelona without Lionel Messi was similar to Arsenal without Arsené Wenger as they were looking toothless against the hungry Bavarian Giants who smashed three past them at the Nou Camp.
Anax's Sébastien Haller has taken an early lead in the race to be this season's UEFA Champions League top goalscorer. Sébastien Haller is making the early running for the 2021/22 UEFA Champions League's top scorer honour after notching five goals in two games. Sébastien Haller scored 4 goals during Ajax's 5-1 victory on Matchday 1, making him the first player to score 4 times on his Champions League debut.
Super Eagles of Nigeria striker, Paul Onuachu was arguably one of the best strikers in Europe last season, ended the 2020/2021 season as the highest goal scorer in the Belgian Jupiler Pro League with 35 goals in 44 appearances in all competitions, he also won Genk's player of the year award.
This Champions League season started 14 September 2021 and a total of 42 goals have been scored after the first round. The last round of the matches will be played on 28 May 2022. Below are the top 3 scorers 3. Robert Lewandowski Robert Lewandowski is at position 3 in the list of the top goal scorers in UCL after scoring 2 goals for Bayern München in the first round.
2021/22 UEFA Champions League top scorers after game game one. 1. Sébastien Haller (Ajax) 4 goals 2. Christopher Nkunku (Leipzig) 3 goals 3. Robert Lewandowski (Bayern) 2 goals. Sébastien Haller is making the early running for the 2021/22 UEFA Champions Leagues top scorer honour thanks to his four goals in Ajaxs 5-1 victory at Sporting CP on Matchday 1.
Here is today's transfer news for Chelsea FC and other outfits as at 3pm. Chelsea and Manchester United FC. The English Premier League side, Liverpool, Chelsea and Manchester. United FC are all waiting for their opportunity to secure the signature of the 22-year-old French and RB Leipzig sensational central defender, Dayot Upamecano. Dayot Upamecano has a whopping £38million buy-out clause which will activate this summer, according to the latest update. Ajax Amsterdam. Ajax Amsterdam have left record-signing
After the Matchday 1 Champions League fixtures, we can pick out some players who had brilliant performances. Here's my Champions League team of the week after Matchday 1 fixtures were completed. Sébastien Haller and Robert Lewandowski leads the attack after a brilliant start to the Champions League campaign.
Thursday Transfer Update: Done Deal, Arsenal Striker Likely To Join Liverpool, Bundesliga Star To Liverpool And More
-Haller To Ajax According to report, Sébastien Haller is reportedly set to make a move to Ajax. Reports states that the Ivorian make likely path ways with west ham to join Ajax in a deal worth €25m. Ajax would definitely hope to sign the striker so as to improve the team's quality. -Arsenal Striker Likely To Join Liverpool According to report, premier league side "Liverpool", have been handed a boost in their transfer plans for Folarin Balogun. Report states that, the Liverpool target has stalled on extending
10. Bournemouth (£300.83m) Fans of uniformity will be delighted to know the Cherries’ squad includes not one but three players valued at £27m: Callum Wilson, Ryan Fraser and David Brooks. They are not the most valuable players, though – that honour goes to Nathan Aké at £31.5m. 9. West Ham United (£313.88m) West Ham’s squad seems thin to the point of irresponsibility after a number of summer sales, with their squad valued at more than £50m less than Leicesters but carrying a higher average per
Matchweek nine continued as Everton defeated Fulham 3-2 at the Craven Cottage. Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored a brace and Abdoulaye scored for the Tofees while Cordova Reid and Ruben Loftus Cheek scored for Fulham. Everton are currently 6th with 16 points while Fulham are 17th with 4 points. Sheffield United hosted Westham at the Bramall lane. Sébastien Haller scored the only goal in the 1-0 win. Sheffield United are currently 20th with 1 point while Westham are 8th with 14 points. Leeds United hosted Arsenal
Four times Champions League winners, AFC Ajax have snapped up Premier League star, Sebastien Haller from West Ham for a transfer fee of ₦10.5 billion (£20.2 million). The European giants make the former Frankfurt striker their first signing this Winter. Haller will make a return to the Netherlands after previously playing for Utrecht. West Ham released an official statement on their website to confirm Sebastien Haller's move to Ajax on Friday morning. "West Ham United can confirm Sébastien Haller has joined
Since the departure of Didier Drogba from the Ivorian selection, the attack of the Elephants is no longer talked about and is losing momentum. And to say the least, Sébastien Haller, newly called up for selection, can fully play the role of the wisp of the Ivorian attack. Elephant coach Patrice Beaumelle had a hollow nose when he called Sébastien Haller for the double confrontation against Madagascar. Indeed, like Didier Drogba, Haller is a real surface fox, a goal hunter and this will surely be a real asset
It has always been a joy for a footballer to play European football and also score over there, some players sacrifices a lot for them to just play European game, some prefers to terminate their contract just to play for that which compete in European football. The European football footballers loves to participate in European football, it is either, Europa League or Champions League. There have been different cases of new signings not being listed in European football but the one of not adding your club record
See the costly mistake that Ajax has done to their 22m record signing from English Premier League. Sébastien Haller who is former plying his trade with English Premier League side, West Ham United signed for the Dutch giants Ajax Football Club last month in a surprise 22m euros move. Just 18 months into his move from Eintract Frankfurt In Germany Bundesliga on a transfer record deal for West Ham. He has fail to live into expectation for the London base Club. In either the UEFA Champions League or the UEFA Europa
Premier League star, Sebastian Haller has finally dumped England for a new club as he joins AFC Ajax from London side West Ham United. The Ivorian international joined the Eredivisie side for a transfer fee worth £20.2 million. Ajax released an official statement on their website to confirm the arrival of Sebastian Haller from West Ham united. "Ajax, West Ham United and Sébastien Haller have reached an agreement for the transfer of the French-Ivorian player. "The striker signed a contract that is effective
As winter transfer window reopened last week, various football teams across Europe have been given the chance to sign new players into their squad. However, West Ham United are willing to bolster their attacking line, as they are reportedly considering a move for Arsenal striker. According to a report, West Ham United are keeping close tabs on young talented Arsenal striker. 21-year old Arsenal striker has played 12 EPL matches for Arsenal FC during this ongoing football campaign, and has been able to register
Everton against Manchester United match just ended where Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Side won this one qualifying to the next round. The first half of the match was barren as both sides mounted pressure on each other seeking for an early goal, but they both failed to register a goal. As soon as the second half commenced, the match became even more tough getting close to the final time of play and yet no goal. Just at the 88th minute of play, Manchester United Star Striker Edinson Cavani, found the back of the next