Having represented the Super Falcons seven times at the African Women's Championships and four times at the FIFA Women's World Cup, Perpetua Nkwocha is obviously a household name in women's football across Africa. She had a career to remember and she played well into her 40s.
Footballers sometimes swap national allegiances during their careers, causing controversy, controversies, and debates. While each player can move allegiances under rigorous, specific rules, switching allegiances has grown more prevalent in recent football history according to FIFA. Ryan Johansson, a young Sevilla star, made headlines earlier this year when he declared his loyalty to the Republic of Ireland.
1. Zlatan Ibrahimović Zlatan Ibrahimović is a Swedish professional footballer currently playing as a striker for AC Milan and the Sweden national team. Widely regarded as one of the current best striker in the world, Ibrahimović is also one of the most decorated active footballers in the world.
Chelsea's Champions League title defence started with an excellent performance against Russian side, Zenit Saint Petersburg in their group H opener at Stamford Bridge. They won the European title last season with an excellent record of 9 clean sheets from the group stage to the knockout stage of the competition.
Lionel Messi's free-kick against Liverpool in the UEFA Champions League 2nd leg clash that took place on the 1st of May, 2019, remains the most iconic free-kick in football history that cannot get easily forgotten in a long while. Scoring a free-kick in the 82nd minute of the game concluded the match in a 3-0 win in favour of Barcelona.
Sweden and AC Milan legendary attacker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored at both ends as AC Milan left it late but finally overcome nine man Bologna at the Stadio Ranato dall'Ara on Saturday night wining 4-2. AC Milan looked to be on a course for a comfortable win after Rafael Leao opened the scoring for AC Milan in the 16th minute before Bologna's Adama Soumaoro was sent off for a professional foul last man on Krunic in the 20th minute.
Super Falcons centre-forward, Kanu Uchenna, was on target as his Swedish based club, Linkopings W, mauled opponents, Vaxjo DFF, in one of the matchday 20 of the Allsvenskan W played at the mid-week. Linkopings W ran riot against its opponents as the Pummled the visitors to a five unreplied goals carting away maximum points at stake in the explosive game.
Chelsea FC will be facing the Sweden side Malmo today in the UEFA Champions League. The Blues have to win today's match to step up their point. Photo Credit: Twitter.com The reason why Kepa Arrizabalaga will be the best fit for the Blues clash against Malmo is stated below,
Check out the country that's qualifying for the Qatar 2022 world cup. The group is divided according to the continent. The European table is up to 8 groups. Then there is the American table and then Africa. European Qualifiers; Group A: Serbia sits at the top of the table with 14 points followed by Portugal with just one point away from Serbia and one outstanding match for Portugal.
Christian Ronaldo became the first-ever player to score 10 hat-tricks for Portugal after scoring a hat-trick in their World Cup qualifying game against Luxembourg on Tuesday night. The three goals took his international goals tally to 115, and his total hat-tricks tally(for both clubs and country) to 58.Photo Credit: Facebook.
Portugal and Manchester United legendary attacker, Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the first player in men's international football to score 10 hat-tricks for his country. An incredible hat-trick from Cristiano Ronaldo helped Portugal ease past Luxembourg in their World Cup Qualifiers on Tuesday. The Portuguese National team captain scored his 113th, 14th and 115th international goal during a 5-0 rout of Luxembourg in Portugal.
Chelsea's European title defence was hampered by a 1-0 defeat to Juventus in Group H in their last Champions League match. They host Malmo of Sweden on Match Day 3 of the campaign, seeking to get back on track. Chelsea now sit second in the group with three points, while Malmo remain in last place with zero points following two consecutive defeats.
Manchester United football club star Victor Lindelof was outstanding for Sweden national team on Tuesday night, as he captained them to a remarkable 2-0 victory over Greece in World Cup qualifier. The former Benfica FC star was given a captain hand band by his coach, and he was able to lead the team to a well deserved victory.
Cristiano Ronaldo continued his remarkable exploits for Portugal with a hat-trick in a 5-0 win against Luxembourg. Ronaldo further solidified his reputation as the greatest goalscorer in international football, taking his tally to 115 goals, comfortably on top of the all-time rankings. The hat-trick vs Luxembourg is Ronaldo’s 10th for Portugal which is also the most by any player for any country.
English premier league giant, Manchester United defender Victor Lindelof was in action on Tuesday night for Sweden in their 6th game of the Group B FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Greece at the Friends Arena. The prolific defender was handed a role to play in his team's starting XI following his outstanding performance for the team in their previous game and he was able to impress.
There was a time in Nigeria when Obafemi Awolowo was fostering free education. He was a renowned nationalist who wanted to see development in the nation. Free education is not just a name; it is a proposition that comes with high energy. If you do not prepare as a body, then there is no way free education could prevail in your system.
Chelsea football club is set to play against Sweden giant, Malmo FF in the champions league matchday 3 of the season. On Monday, the Blues held a training session in preparation for their upcoming match and a return of a star player has handed the club a timely boost.
Portugal and Manchester United legendary attacker, Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 10th international hat-trick as Portugal made light work of Luxembourg in their 2022 World Cup qualifier game on Tuesday night in Portugal. All 10 countries Cristiano Ronaldo has scored hat-trick against for Portugal. 1. Cristiano Ronaldo first hat-trick for Portugal was against Northern Ireland on the 6th of September 2013.
Photo credit : Opera News (Einar) Swedish rapper - Einar was on thursday shot dead in the capital,Stockholm. This development has increased tension over gang related violence that has affected the country in recent years. Einar 19, and whose real name is Nils Gronberg was killed in the upmarket surburb of Hammerby Sjostad and so far no arrest have been made.
Cristiano Ronaldo is indeed an amazing talent when it comes to scoring goals. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat trick against Luxembourg in the world cup qualifiers match between Portugal and Luxembourg on Tuesday. Cristiano Ronaldo now has ten international career hat tricks. The countries he has scored hat trick goals include;