1. Zinedine Zidane. Photo Credit: Facebook The former Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane left the club last season after his second spell at Real Madrid was disappointed. Zidane has won major European trophies for Real Madrid as a football manager. His team finishes second in the Laliga last season.
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The FIFA World Cup is an international football competition that is played by national teams who are members of FIFA. The World Cup is held every four years. Within the four-year period, national teams would play a qualification phase for three years to determine the 32 countries that would qualify for the tournament phase.
1. Jack Wilshere Photo Credit: Facebook The former Arsenal and West Ham United midfielder is a free agent without a club after leaving Bournemouth at the end of last season. Although, he is back in training with the current Arsenal team. Wilshere is yet to find another club in 2021.
The World Cup is arguably the biggest football competition in the globe because it gives almost every single country the opportunity to showcase what they are made of. The qualification matches are still ongoing while few teams like Germany, Denmark, Senegal and Morocco have already secured their tickets for 2022 with some games to spare.
Ajax has been producing some talents from their development team called Jong Ajax for the past few years. The majority of the players on the Ajax team that reached the semi-final of the 2019 UEFA Champions League are from their academy. The club has lost over 5 World-class players in the last three years.
If a footballer wins 10 league titles in his career, it is a great feat. What would you say about a footballer who won it 10 times consecutively with 3 different clubs and is on course to win his 11th at the age of 25? This is a unique record and achievement.
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.
Algeria, the African champions, will be looking to extend their advantage in Group A of the World Cup qualifiers when they host Niger in Round 3 of the second stage. Algeria is in first place with four points, while Niger is in third place with three.
We're a little more than a year away from the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The quadrennial tournament is undoubtedly one of the biggest spectacles in the world of sports. Although it's hard to contain the excitement when the World Cup is around the corner, we'll also be forced to face some harsh realities next year.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria were beaten today by the Central African Republic national team in a World cup qualifying match courtesy of a 91st minute strike. The game looks set to end in a draw, only for CAR substitute, Karl Namnganda to pop in with a late winner and break the heart of the Super Eagles players and coaching staff.
The 2022 world cup is scheduled to take place in Qatar from 21 November to 18 December 2022. This will be the first World Cup ever to be held in the Arab world, and it will be the second World Cup held entirely in Asia after the 2002 tournament in South Korea and Japan.
The Federal Government of Nigeria has disclosed the compensation of N75,000 as a stipend per semester for undergraduate students undergoing degree programs in education in federal higher institutions. While students undergoing degree programs will receive N75,000 as a stipend, the Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) students will be paid N50,000 as allowance per semester as part of the intentional effort of the Nigeria government to entice the best into the teaching profession as assured by PresidentBuhari during the monument of World Teachers’ Day in 2020.
In the world of football, goalkeepers do not get as much goal as they players because they are always at the goal post to stop goals from they opponent team. But this is not the case for Brazilian goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni who has scored 131 goals in 1257 professional club matches for Sào Paulo and won 20 major titles.
There is something that caught my attention in yesterday's World cup qualifying match between Argentina and Uruguay. It wasn't really Messi's goal, although I must agree that it was a masterpiece and he deserves to be the highest scoring player in South America history. What caught my attention was the way Messi was involved in Argentina's third goal that was finally scored by Lautaro Martinez.
Who would have guessed that the Wild Beasts of Central African Republic will stun Nigeria 1-0 in a World Cup qualifier match? Sadly, this is what has happened much to the frustration of the fans. Many may call for the sack of the coach but here are what ought to be done with this unfortunate defeat suffered by the Super Eagles today in Lagos.
World Champions, France recovered from two goal down to defeat Belgium 3-2 in the UEFA National League semi-final on Thursday night at the Allianz Stadium in Turin, Italy. Theo Hernandez scored a superb 90th minute winner as France hit back from 2-0 down to stun Belgium and reached the Final of the UEFA National League.
1. World Biggest family Ziona Chana is head of the world's biggest family and says he is blessed to have his 39 wives. He also has 94 children, 14-daughters-in-law, and 33 grandchildren. They live in a 100-room, four-story house set amidst the hills of Baktwang village in the Indian state of Mizoram, where the wives sleep in giant communal dormitories.
Chelsea defender Andreas Christensen made his 12th consecutive international start, and helped keep yet another clean sheet in Denmark's 1-0 win over Austria that confirmed Denmark’s place in the tournament next summer winter. Denmark have yet to concede a goal in their qualifying campaign. Andreas Christensen was on action for Denmark national team on Tuesday night, and he was able to play a vital role in their deserved 1-0 victory over Austria in Europe's World Cup qualifier.
Barcelona's young player, Pedri signed a new contract that will see him remain in the club until 2026 with a release clause of €1 billion. Pedri is currently one of the best young midfielders in the world, he was part of the Spanish team that played in the 2020 EURO competition and also the Olympics in Tokyo.