European Champions Chelsea powered to a 3-0 victory over visiting Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on Saturday in a Matchday Four clash, with star striker Romelu Lukaku banging in a brace. The 28 year-old Belgian who arrived this summer from Italian Serie A outfit Inter Milan, found the back of the net in both halves - in the 15th minute and in the 93rd minute to help the Blues go joint-top with Old Trafford giants Manchester United, while also maintaining their positive start to the 2021/2022 campaign where they are still unbeaten in the league and have not suffered any defeat in four matches.
Portuguese International, Cristiano Ronaldo was in action today as he made an appearance in Juventus first Serie fixture of the season against Udinese at the Dacia Arena. Paulo Dybala and Juan Cuadrado goals were the difference in the fixture before the 36 year-old came on as a substitute for Alvaro Morata in the 59th minute.
Super Eagles of Nigeria star Olaoluwa Aina was superb for Torino football club on Friday night, as he came from the bench to guide them to a remarkable 3-2 victory over Genoa FC in the week 9 of the Italian serie A. The former Chelsea football club star was dropped to the bench by coach Ivan Juric, having played many matches for the club, and he was able to play a vital role in his team's deserved victory.
The Story Of Luciano Re Cecconi, The Football Player Who Was Killed After He Pretended To Rob A Shop
Luciano Re Cecconi was known for his sense of humour during his time, not all football players have such qualities. He was one of Lazio's most recognized players then, he also represented the Italian national team. Luciano Re Cecconi played in the midfield position, he made his professional debut for Pro Patria which was in the Serie C then.
AS Roma had an incredible performance against Empoli on Sunday 3rd October, and the team's captain, Lorenzo Pellegrini, was the star of the night, after netting in a goal and an assist. The club's manager, Jose Mourinho, on the other hand has now gone unbeaten in 42 consecutive home Serie A games, he achieved this record as a manager in the three points per win era (since 1994/95) in the Italian top-flight.
Super Eagles of Nigeria star Simy Tochukwu Nwankwo nets his first ever goal for his new club Salernitala football club on Saturday evening, in their 2-1 narrow defeat to Spenzia football club to become the second ever Nigerian player to score in four Italian serie A seasons. The former Gil Vincente football club of Portugal star has been superb since making his debut in the Italian serie few seasons ago, and he was able to impress against their opponent on Saturday evening.
Super Eagles of Nigeria duo Tyronne Ebuehi and David Okereke were outstanding for Italian serie A club-side Venezia football club on Friday night, as they played out a 1-1 away draw against Cagliari football club. The Nigerian internationals were given starting roles by coach Paolo Zanetti, and the duo were able to play vital roles in the team's hard-fought draw.
Firstly, The young man identified as Victor Nsofor Obinna, is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays as a striker. Additionaly, Victor Obinna played for Chievo in Italy's Serie B. Below is his picture; However, Victor Obinna have gone viral on social media as he shared some pregnancy pictures of his wife.
As the Italian top flight football starts soon, the battle for the Italian League top scorer award will be intensive this season. Over two seasons now, the score chart has been dominated by Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Lazio striker Ciro Immobile. Juventus striker, Cristiano Ronaldo finished the 2020-21 campaign as Serie A’s top scorer with 29 goals , as Juventus finished fourth, dethroning Immobile, who bagged 36 goals the penultimate year.
Cristiano Ronaldo has some unbreakable dribbling records in history that may forever be unmatched. He has the most dribbles in UEFA champions league final (12), most dribbles during his time in the English premier league (506) and most dribbles in the 2003/2004-2008/2009 UEFA champions league (189).
Antonio Conte is exactly what Manchester United needs. He may be a "difficult bugger" who "upsets everyone" and "drives owners insane," but he is exactly what they need. Simon Jordan, who pushed the Red Devils to sign the Italian when he abruptly departed Inter Milan on Wednesday, agrees.
It's uncommon for a single family to have more than one generation of football players. Some families of football players also play in the same club as their predecessor. The Maldini family is among the families that dominated football for more than a decade. Cesare Maldini is the father of Paolo Maldini and the grandfather of Daniel Maldini.
Despite his excellent performances against Sampdoria in week 5 Serie A match that saw him registered two goals for Napoli, Victor Osimhen has taken time off his scoring duties to apologise to Napoli fans . Photo Credit: Pulse Nigeria According to him, his performances for Napoli last season, fell short of his expectations as he was only able to score 10 goals in total in the Serie A and nothing in the Europa league campaign for his club.
Super Eagles forward, Isaac Success, missed out on a chance to play against his international teammate and Napoli forward, Victor Osimhen, as he was not listed in the matchday squad for Udinese in the Italian Serie A encounter between Udinese and Napoli, played on Monday, the 20th of September, 2021.
Victor Osimhen scored twice for Napoli as the Serie A club forced Leicester City to 2-2 in a UEFA Europa League Group C match day 1 tie at King Power Stadium on Thursday. The 22-year-old pulled a goal back for the visitors on 69 minutes and completed his brace on 87 minutes after Ayoze Perez and Harvey Barnes scored in the 9th and 64th minutes respectively, to put the fixes 2-0 up.
Romelu Lukaku made a return to Stamford Bridge after almost 10 years since he made his dream debut from Gent in 2011. Chelsea resigned him from Inter Milan in one of the biggest transfers in football history for £97.5m in a five-year deal plus adds on bonuses. He is expected to earn about €12m per annum for that period of his contract.
Rio Ferdinand, a Manchester United great, has praised former Chelsea defender Fikayo Tomori's choice to quit the club for AC Milan. Photo Credit: Getty Images The Chelsea academy product is having a terrific season in Serie A, and Ferdinand has urged him to keep progressing.
Super Eagles of Nigeria duo, Victor Osimhen and Tyrone Ebuehi will be facing each other today when their teams kick-off their Italian Serie A campaign at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium. Victor Osimhen has been an integral part of the Napoli's squad both under their former manager, Gennaro Gattuso and current manager, Luciano Spalletti having been delivering at the top notch for the Naples.
Inter Milan striker was pictured training alone ahead of the 2021-2022 season. The former Everton and Manchester United star is yet to resume training with his club, Inter Milan. Recall that Lukaku guided Inter Milan to clinch the 2020-21 Serie A after they ended Juventus dominance in the league.
Real Madrid Plotting Double Raid On Inter Milan According to a report by Spanish outlet Fichajes, Real Madrid seem to be finally stepping up their efforts to bolster their squad before the summer transfer window slams shut. To that end, the Spanish giants have turned their attention towards Inter Milan, with Italian duo Alessandro Bastoni and Nicolo Barella being viewed as key targets.