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Premier League Team Of The Week After Matchday Eight

The English Premier League resumed for match week 8 after a successful international break, World Cup qualifications, and UEFA Nations League, and the following are the results: SARTUDAY Watford 0-5 Liverpool Aston Villa 2-3 Wolves Leicester City 4-2 Manchester United Manchester City 2-0 Burnley Norwich City 0-0 Brighton

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Premier League Team Of The Week After Matchday Eight

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4 Goals That Have Been The Best So Far In International Break

The October international break has been full of thrills and spills. The break paves the way for several FIFA World Cup qualifier matches and the UEFA Nations League games. The two football events have been full of fascinating moments and eroded the belief that international break matches are boring.

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4 Goals That Have Been The Best So Far In International Break

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Why the gesture of a PSG player to his former club may hurt PSG fans

One thing that is common with club football is that players can move from one club to another. Some players spend so much time in a club that the fans attach themselves emotionally to them, when those players leave, it hurts the fans. Paris Saint-Germain got many players during the last transfer window and one of them was Gianluigi Donnarumma, the best player in the Euro 2020 tournament.

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Why the gesture of a PSG player to his former club may hurt PSG fans

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PSG 2-1 ANG: The Player Responsible For PSG's Win Over Angers In Today's Fixture

Paris Saint Germain took on Angers tonight without some of their first team players, as the Parisians looked forward to returning to winning ways after their disappointing defeat to Rennes on October 3. Nonetheless, they emerged victorious in the clash as they came from behind to defeat their visitors 2-1 at home courtesy of goals from Pereira and Mbappe.

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PSG 2-1 ANG: The Player Responsible For PSG's Win Over Angers In Today's Fixture

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Ranking The Top 3 Ballon D'or Favorites Based On Their Performances In The International Break

The International break has come to an end after hosting a lot of interesting matches, ranging from the World Cup qualifiers to UEFA Nations League. Germany and Denmark are the only European countries that have secured their tickets to the 2022 World Cup, while for Africa, Morocco and Senegal have achieved the same feat.

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Ranking The Top 3 Ballon D'or Favorites Based On Their Performances In The International Break

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4 top nations Cristiano Ronaldo never scored against

Cristiano Ronaldo is the all-time leading men's goalscorer at international level with 115 goals in 182 appearances. The 36-year-old has scored goals goals against many teams he has faced across all competitions, but never managed to score some nations. The Portuguese striker has scored 20 goals in 52 games in international friendlies; 36 goals in 43 World Cup qualification games; 31 goals in 35 UEFA Euro qualifying matches; 14 goals in 25 appearances in EURO; 7 goals in 17 games in FIFA World Cup matches; 5 goals in 6 games in UEFA Nations League and 2 in 4 appearances in the confederations cup for the Selecao.

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4 top nations Cristiano Ronaldo never scored against

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Nations League: Check Out How Much France Will Earn In Naira After Winning The Competition

After the original draw in Switzerland, the UEFA Nations League trophy was unveiled for the first time. It is 71 cm tall, weighs roughly 7.5 kg, and is composed of sterling silver. It depicts all 55 UEFA member countries that have signed up for this event.

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Nations League: Check Out How Much France Will Earn In Naira After Winning The Competition

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Manchester United Should Have Made Cristiano Ronaldo Captain And Leader Of The Team.

Cristiano Ronaldo started this season at Juventus, but he moved to Manchester United in the summer. The Portuguese initially enjoyed a good start to life at Manchester United this season, but things are not going well at the moment. Cristiano Ronaldo arrived at Manchester United this summer and in their squad, he is the most experienced player.

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Manchester United Should Have Made Cristiano Ronaldo Captain And Leader Of The Team.

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Meet The Most Outstanding Players In Uefa Nations League Tournament

France national team emerged the winners of the Uefa Nations League after defeating Spain at the final stage of the competition. The French team were lucky to win the match despite a lot of pressure from Spain. A lot of controversial decisions from the match officials, which only favored France and affected Spain.

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Meet The Most Outstanding Players  In Uefa Nations League Tournament

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Top 6 Best Players at the Just Concluded UEFA Nations League Finals

The UEFA Nations League was concluded yesterday (Sunday) with France winning the tournament's final against Spain by two goals to one. Italy also won the third-place decider against Belgium by the same scoreline. Throughout the semifinals and the final, some players impressed, and below are six of the most impressive:

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Top 6 Best Players at the Just Concluded UEFA Nations League Finals

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Varane & Maguire's injuries are coming at a wrong time with 6 tough fixtures next for Man United

Manchester United were dealt a huge blow in the UEFA Nations League final when Raphael Varane went down with an injury. Earlier today, the club released an official statement to give an update regarding the extent of his injury. According to the statement, Varane sustained a groin muscle injury in the Nations League final and has commenced rehabilitation at the club.

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Varane & Maguire's injuries are coming at a wrong time with 6 tough fixtures next for Man United

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5 Top Premier League Players That Are Returning From International Duty With a great Form

Just when the Premier League table was beginning to take shape, the October international break set in to disrupt the momentum of the league football, which fans are not happy about. The fans will be glad the October international break is finally over, with the Premier League set to resume this weekend.

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5 Top Premier League Players That Are Returning From International Duty With a great Form

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Varane's Injury May Cost Manchester United Considering Their Tough Matches In October

Manchester United were one of the clubs that would be relieved with the international break because the were not performing at their best in recent matches. High expectations were being placed on the current squad but it can be said that they have definitely not lived up to these expectations so far this season.

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Varane's Injury May Cost Manchester United Considering Their Tough Matches In October

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Opinion: UEFA Nations League Finals Team of the Tournament

The UEFA Nations League ended on a splendid note as world champions France won the second edition of the tournament after a hard-fought 2-1 win against Spain. The tournament was organised in a mini-tournament format with the semi-finals, third-place match, and the final played in Italy. In the course of the tournament, some players proved their worth, and this qualifies them to be in the UEFA Nations League Team of the Tournament's finals.

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Opinion: UEFA Nations League Finals Team of the Tournament

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4 Factors That Could Work Against Chelsea In Their Next Match With Brentford

Chelsea are the current leaders of the Premier League table and will want to maintain their position this coming weekend when they take a short trip to the Brentford Community stadium to face Brentford FC in match day eight of the 2021/22 campaign. The european champions are clear favorites to walk away with the three points on Saturday afternoon but it won't be an easy task for them, especially with some factors that will be against them on the day.

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4 Factors That Could Work Against Chelsea In Their Next Match With Brentford

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Solkskjear gives positive Update on Varane recovery ahead of premier league clash against Liverpool.

Manchester united boss has given a positive update on Varane's return. The French Center back who moved from Real Madrid in the summer is struggling to recover from a groin muscle injury sustained earlier this month while on international duty for France. The Frenchman played twice for his country at the start of October, helping them to win the UEFA Nations League, the 19th major title of his distinguished career.

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Solkskjear gives positive Update on Varane recovery ahead of premier league clash against Liverpool.

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Messi Sets A New South American Record After Scoring Against Uruguay

Yesterday, a lot of events unfolded in the football world that didnt take us unaware. Italy won the bronze medal at the UEFA Nations League, France won the UEFA Nations League trophy and Argentina defeated Uruguay in their FIFA World Cup qualifying match. Lionel Messi scored the first goal for Argentina yesterday in a yesterday's crunch match that was to decide who goes to the FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

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Messi Sets A New South American Record After Scoring Against Uruguay

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Burna Boy Celebrates Paul Pogba As He Becomes A UEFA Nations League Winner (Photos)

In the early hours of today, Grammy award-winning Nigerian singer, Damini Ogulu better known as Burna Boy took to his instagram page to celebrate Manchester United's star, Paul Pogba as he officially becomes a UEFA Nations League Winner. Burna Boy posted a picture of Pogba posing with the trophy and the gold medal and captioned it with the word "Champion" as that is what describes him better right now.

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Burna Boy Celebrates Paul Pogba As He Becomes A UEFA Nations League Winner (Photos)

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France defeat Spain to win the UEFA Nations League trophy for the first time

France and Spain met at the San Siro for the final of the UEFA Nations League. The first half of the match was a cagey affair between both sides with limited opportunities to score. The second half was a different affair as both teams played at a higher pace, Antoine Greizzman was unlucky not to have put France ahead with his attempt at goal, hitting the underside of the crossbar from a cross into the box which was cleared away by Marcus Alonso.

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France defeat Spain to win the UEFA Nations League trophy for the first time

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Real Madrid Backs Star Player To Win Ballon D'Or

Real Madrid have publicly support their star player Karim Benzema to win this year's Ballon d'Or. Benzema was among the 30 players nominated for this year's prestigious award. The winner of the award will be announced in a ceremony on 29 November. Karim Benzema, Photo Credit: Twitter /Real Madrid

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Real Madrid Backs Star Player To Win Ballon D'Or