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BREAKING: Juventus Star To Leave At The End Of Season

Juventus star, Gianluigi Buffon has disclosed that he would be leaving the Italian club at the end of the current season.The 2006 World Cup winner won 10 Serie A titles sice joining the Turin side from Parma in 2001.He then established himself as one of the best goalkeepers in the history of Italian football.

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BREAKING: Juventus Star To Leave At The End Of Season

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The Champions League final will not be played in Istanbul or Wembley. See where it will be played.

The UEFA Champions League is the most prestigious competition in football, even more prestigious than the World Cup.It is every player's dream to win the Champions League.Though it is held from year to year, we can never get tired of it.The best teams from all of Europe participate in this tournament and it never disappoints.

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The Champions League final will not be played in Istanbul or Wembley. See where it will be played.

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Chelsea, Manchester United Keeping tab on Winger With 18 Goals Contribution

Chelsea and Manchester United are keeping tabs on the contract situation of Bayern Munich forward Kingsley Coman ahead of the summer.The Frenchman has had a productive season with the Bavarian giants this term, registering a combined 18 goals and assists in all competitions.His current deal with Bayern expires in two years' time, and it is understood that Coman has rejected a contract proposal from the club.

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Chelsea, Manchester United Keeping tab on Winger With 18 Goals Contribution

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Man City's Ederson Gives Richarlison Ronaldo's Legendary Haircut

Many fans who really know about football will know of Brazilian Ronaldo whom many people like to address as the 'Real Ronaldo'.He is now retired but is still regarded as one of the best strikers to ever play the game, winning the FIFA Balon D'or, the World Cup and a whole lot of other individual and team awards.

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Man City's Ederson Gives Richarlison Ronaldo's Legendary Haircut

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The Top 5 best goalkeepers in the World.

Goalkeepers as the name implies keep the goal.They are the ones standing between the opponent and them winning.Till this day, it's hard to find a team that plays without a goalkeeper no matter how bad he may be.Even if you don't have a goalkeeper on the bench to replace the one on the pitch(that is if he is taken off), one player would volunteer to be a goalkeeper and most times, they actually succeed.

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The Top 5 best goalkeepers in the World.

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The Champions League final will not be played in Istanbul or Wembley

The UEFA Champions League is the most prestigious competition in football, surpassing even the World Cup in terms of prestige.Winning the Champions League is every player's dream.We never get tired of it, even though it happens every year.This tournament attracts the best teams from across Europe, and it never disappoints.

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The Champions League final will not be played in Istanbul or Wembley

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Read The Fate of The Team, Who Went To World Cup With A Team Of Native Doctors In 1974

Africa as a continent isn't void of superstitious beliefs, and several of these beliefs have stemmed from the demands of success and pride.Such was the case of the Congo Democratic Republic, formerly known as Zaire - who took a team of native doctors to showcase the pride of the nation, and for good fortune as the first African team to feature in a World Cup tournament in 1974.

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Read The Fate of The Team, Who Went To World Cup With A Team Of Native Doctors In 1974

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"Don't Condemn Mbaka"-Nnamdi Kanu, Yoruba Group Protest Against Agitators, FIFA Postpones World Cup Qualifiers

FIFA Postpones June World Cup Qualifiers In Africa FIFA on Thursday announced the postponement of June 2022 World Cup Qualifiers scheduled for Africa during June have been postponed until September due to stadiums not meeting International standards and coronavirus.After the announcement which was made by FIFA Board, matches that will be played in September, October, and November will be double with the 10 group winners advancing to the final round next March.

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Heart-warming Photos Of Chelsea Star, Ngolo Kante

For some time now, the question on the lip of many football fans is, who is Ngolo Kante’s girlfriend or wife?.There is no doubt that Kante has adorable personalities like being loyal, hard working, and has a humble lifestyle that made a lot of ladies think he would be a good boyfriend or husband.

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Heart-warming Photos Of Chelsea Star, Ngolo Kante

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Throwback Photos Of Coutinho, Ahmed Musa And Griezmann At FIFA U-20 World Cup

The FIFA age group tournaments are a life changing, and career defining competitions for some of the well known football players that we are familiar with today.It has always been an avenue to discover top talents in the game, who have gone to make a name for themselves in their professional career.

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Throwback Photos Of Coutinho, Ahmed Musa And Griezmann At FIFA U-20 World Cup

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Iniesta's record which no player has matched

Former Barcelona star Andres Iniesta turns 37 years old and he is regarded as one of the best midfielders of all time having played his best days for the Catalan club and Spanish national team.The Visel Kobe midfielder remained the only player to have won man of the match in the Champions League finals, World Cup finals and the Euro finals and in those finals, he ensured he went home with the trophy on each of the occasion he was awarded the man of the match award.

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Iniesta's record which no player has matched

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See The Only Man Who has 4 World Cup Titles To His Name

Unarguably Edson Arantes do Nascimento popularly known as Pele is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time, and he was among the most successful and popular sports figures, and was widely known for his skills, dribbles and energy on the field of play.The Brazilian is regarded as the only player who has more world cup titles than anybody else, one might be right in a way thou, as a player, Pele has three world cup titles which is more than any other player.

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See The Only Man Who has 4 World Cup Titles To His Name

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Check out Ngolo Kante's UCL stat against Madrid clubs as pointer ahead of their 2nd leg ties

Chelsea football club of England midfield maestro, Ngolo Kante has been phenomenal for the Blues ever since his move to the Stamford Bridge from King Power Stadium under Antonio Conte's reign.The France international and World Cup winner has also been at top notch for the London club this season both under Frank Lampard then and Thomas Tuchel now.

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Check out Ngolo Kante's UCL stat against Madrid clubs as pointer ahead of their 2nd leg ties

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Pictures: See Qatar Stadiums That Will be Used In 2022 World Cup

As Qatar marks one year to go until the World Cup 2022 final, here is a quick look at all the eight Stadiums that will host the matches.This distinctive and uniquely Qatari stadium is set to rival the best in the world.Fans arriving at the, 60,000 capacity arena, which will be covered with a giant tent like structure, are certainly unlikely to have seen anything like it.

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Pictures: See Qatar Stadiums That Will be Used In 2022 World Cup

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Despite hosting the World Cup in 2022, why is Qatar still in qualification?

The 2022 World Cup will be hosted in Qatar, and it will be the first time the tournament is held in November and December rather than the usual summer months to match the Gulf nation's milder temperatures.You may have noticed that Qatar has been included in many World Cup qualifiers, even though they qualified automatically as the host nation.

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Despite hosting the World Cup in 2022, why is Qatar still in qualification?

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Today's Headlines: Another Indefinite Strike Begins, FIFA Postpones World Cup Qualifiers

1.Rafa Benitez confirms he is ready to return to Premier League: Former Liverpool, Chelsea and Newcastle United manager, Rafa Benitez, has made it clear that coaching a topflight club in English is his priority, after leaving Chinese Super League side Dalian Pro.This is amid speculation that he will replace Jose Mourinho at Tottenham Hotspur.

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Today's Headlines: Another Indefinite Strike Begins, FIFA Postpones World Cup Qualifiers

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Real Madrid Still Interested in Manchester United Star

According to The Mirror, Real Madrid are still very much interested in Manchester United Midfielder Paul Pogba this summer.The Spanish Giant have been strongly linked with the World Cup winner in recent years but a concrete approach has not been made regarding a transfer to Real Madrid.

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Real Madrid Still Interested in Manchester United Star

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5 Football Players With Prestigious Awards

The world of football has seen many star players but today I am going to list five players who are still celebrated till date.(1)Diego Maradoona:After making himself the best Argentinian player the world has ever seen, this was because he had won the world cup and every major competition he challenged.

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5 Football Players With Prestigious Awards

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Thomas Tuchel Backs This Key Star to Play a Vital Role For Chelsea Against Real Madrid

According to a report in The Independent, Thomas Tuchel supported N.Golo Kante to play a key role when Chelsea take over Real Madrid.Tuchel supported the midfielder to achieve good results and win the Champions League.Thomas Tuchel did not deny that he is a big fan of Kante.

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Thomas Tuchel Backs This Key Star to Play a Vital Role For Chelsea Against Real Madrid

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Meet Jens Lehman, A Promising Football Consultant, Who Was Fired For Violating The Racism Regulation

Jens Gerhard Lehmann who was born on the 10th day of the month of November in 1969, is a German former Professional Footballer, who played as a Goalkeeper.He was voted for the UEFA Club Goalkeeper of the Year for the 1996–97 and 2005–06 seasons, and was selected for three World Cup squads.

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Meet Jens Lehman, A Promising Football Consultant, Who Was Fired For Violating The Racism Regulation