The 2021 UEFA Champions League and Super Cup Winner, Chelsea FC will begin their quest in Group H that comprises Juventus, Zenith St. Petersburg and Malmö FF, to defend their European crown. Their first game of the 2021/2022 season will is in Tuesday 14th September, at Stamford bridge against Russian Club, Zenith St. Petersburg.
Chelsea will host Zenith St Petersburg in their match day 1 of the 2021/2022 UEFA Champions League season at the Stamford Bridge. Chelsea are in great form at the moment and are yet to loose a game this season. The UEFA Champions League defending champion are the overwhelming favourite to win the match.
In football when the transfer window is open, many teams utilized the period to brings in new players to their team. In order to fortify and reinforce their squad ahead of the challenges before their team. However, a player transfer is completed only when the player in question undergoes and passes the medical test with his new club, but failure to pass the medical always halt transfer deals. So, in this article, we'll take a look at top players who failed their medicals 1. RUUD VAN NISTELROOY Van NISTELROOY
Former Chelsea Player Ivanovic Breaks Zenith St Petersburg League Trophy Zenith St Petersburg secured the Russia cup yesterday, their second silverware for the season. The Russian Champions defeated Khimki by a lone goal scored in the 84th minute to secure the domestic double. Their supposed triumph was overshadowed by a former Chelsea player as his antics in Zeniths cup celebrations made the headlines. Banislav Ivanovic is a former Chelsea player, he was part of the Chelsea team that won the Champions League.
The Premier League will resume on the 11th of September 2021 after two weeks of national team fixtures. The international break always falls after the end of the transfer window to enable players to participate in friendly and qualification matches for their various national teams. Chelsea will be competing in the Premier League, Carabao Cup and Champions League in September and there are fixtures that look easy but maybe difficult games for the blues
Returning Allegri, No Ronaldo and the quest is on again for Juventus to deliver the most elusive trophy that is missing since 1996. Having gone no further than the quarter final stage in the last three UCL seasons, Juventus are in for another fight to improve their stakes of making it to the final stage next May, 2022.
Switzerland will face Spain in the UEFA Euro 2020 Quarter Finals on Friday evening, putting two continental heavyweights against each other. The match will take place in Russia at Zenith St Petersburg at 17:00 WAT. In this article, we will do some prematch analysis and discuss the possible lineups for both teams.
The Champions League game week three was completed, with the remaining eight fixtures played on Wednesday night. Some teams are already drawing close to the round of sixteen qualification, while others are trying to get good results in the fixtures still left to play, so as to move to the next round of the competition. After the first three games played, only two players has been able to score in all three consecutive champions league games this season. In this article, we will be looking at these two players
The UEFA Champions League is an annual club football competition organized by the Union of European Football Association (UEFA) and contested by top division European clubs. The competition is organized in a system of a round robin group stage, double-legged knockout format and a single leg final.
Chelsea will start the new UEFA competition as title defending champion and Thomas Tuchel says the triumph seems a long time ago. Tuchel admitted that winning the competition has changed the atmosphere around the club, with his players now hungry for more and more success. Image Source: Sky Sport
Chelsea's loss to Juventus means that Thomas Tuchel has lost two consecutive games for the first time as Chelsea's coach. It is worrisome that the team lost two consecutive games and what is more worrisome is the manner in which they lost both games. First, Thomas Tuchel's team were exposed by Aston Villa when both sides met in the EPL this season.
Branislav Ivanovic mistakenly broke a new trophy won with his team. Similar to what happened in 2012 with Chelsea which saw Chelsea lift for the first time, the most prestigious European trophy, UEFA Champions League, where it was reported that one of the handles of the trophy was left hanging off after the three security personnel posed for pictures with the trophy to show off to friends, the topper of the recent trophy won by Zenith St. Petersburg got smashed into several pieces. As an experienced player who
The sports sector returned to action after a long break from the covid-19 pandemic. Football returned to normalcy with these changes; playing without the fans or limited number of fans, substitution of up to five players, cooling break, etc. Virtually all the top leagues returned to action to round off the season with the exception of French league and Dutch league. Every other major league as at today has completed the season with the following teams emerging the league winners. Real Madrid, Liverpool, Bayern
Liverpool's defender Dejan Lovren has being signed by Zenith St Petersburg on a 3 year contract for £10.9 million. The defender has joined the Russian club after playing 10 games for the champions Liverpool. Lovren signed from Southampton in 2014 helped Liverpool win the champions league in 2019. He scored five goals in 131 league appearances for Liverpool but played just three times in 2020. In 2018 world cup , lovren helped his country Croatia to reach finals though they lost 4-2. He also has 57 caps