Gareth Bale scored 2 times as Real Madrid warmed up for their Champions League clash in opposition to Juventus with a 3- win at struggling Las Palmas, whereby Cristiano Ronaldo was rested. With a single eye on upcoming week’s European quarter-remaining 1st leg in Turin, Los Blancos coach Zinedine Zidane opted to depart in-kind frontman
Lionel Messi named in Barcelona squad irrespective of ‘small problem’ damage Who is most likely to win the World Cup Golden Boot, the distinctions involving Maradona’s Argentina and Messi‘s Argentina and a lot more. Spain’s Sergio Ramos thinks that absence of Argentina star Lionel Messi has contributed to Albiceleste 6-1 thrashing. The guys answer to
Ogenyi Onazi desires to make Nigerians proud in Russia Nigeria’s global midfielder Ogenyi Onazi suggests he has developed in leaps and bounds since generating his debut for the Tremendous Eagles for a long time in the past. Onazi made his debut in the course of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil and points have
Liverpool needs to form out their goalkeeper situation this summer months and likely offload Simon Mignolet. Alisson and Cengiz Beneath this summer months will not be leaving Roma this summer months with president James Pallotta expressing his club are “not a grocery store.” Goalkeeper Alisson is earning the plaudits owning come to be No. 1
Hatem Ben Arfa confirmed he will soon depart Paris Saint-Germain in a concept on his Instagram account. The France international has been out of favour with coach Unai Emery for much more than a yr and was instructed final summer months to find a new club. Ben Arfa, 31, rejected moves absent final summer months
Koscielny credits his injury-free season to his yoga classes Arsenal defender, Laurent Koscielny has credited his yoga classes for the relative ease he has enjoyed this season despite his long-standing Achilles injury. The France International revealed in May 2017 that he will have to be treated daily for the rest of his career so as
Kylian Mbappe is a Phenomenon France midfielder, Blaise Matuidi has sung praises of his national teammate, Kylian Mbappe, tagging him a phenomenon after the Paris Saint Germain forward scored a brace in France’s 3-1 victory over Russia on Tuesday. The former PSG player linked up with Mbappe with a tipping pass for the 19-year old
Barcelona Manager, Ernesto Valverde believes that the 6-1 win recorded by Spain over Argentina in an International friendly match in preparations for the summer World Cup can be distracting and ultimately dangerous.
Real Madrid midfielder, Isco appeared to be dissatisfied with his role in the Madrid team as he gave signals of a possible move-away from the Bernabeu while speaking with reporters after his hat-trick against Argentina
Arsenal defender, Shkodran Mustafi has stated that the meeting that the players decided to hold after a series of consecutive defeats was instrumental in bringing some positivity and belief back into the squad.
I was told that I’d never play for my Country – Beckham England Legend, David Beckham has said that his talent was doubted by a youth coach who alleged that he will never play for England because he was too small. Beckham, who claimed that he was only 12 at the time eventually because one
Emre: If I could spool back time, I would stay at Inter Former Inter Milan midfielder, Emre Belozoglu has stated that if it was possible for him to rewind time, he would have remained in Milan. The 37-year old Turkish player currently plays for İstanbul Başakşehir but his four-year spell in Italy remain in his
We wouldn’t park the bus like Mourinho would do against Barcelona – Di Francesco AS Roma Manager, Eusebio Di Francesco says he wouldn’t adopt Mourinho’s ultra-defensive approach in their quarter-final clash with Barcelona in the Champions League next week as he doesn’t have any belief in such tactics. Barcelona is definitely going to be viewed
Ryan Giggs speaks in Bale’s defence after China Cup final defeat Wales Manager, Ryan Giggs has spoken in defence of super-star, Gareth Bale after the Real Madrid forward was criticized for his performance in Wales loss to Uruguay in the China Cup final. Bale has been one of the highlights of the four-team competition in
Dybala remain a significant part of my plans – Sampaoli Argentina Coach, Jorge Sampaoli has stated that Juventus forward, Paulo Dybala remain a very significant part of his plans for the World Cup and his decision to not play him recently is simply because he desires to see other players play. The 24-year old was
Wenger believes he is criticized because of his age Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger has insisted that the major part of the criticism he has faced lately has been because of what he tagged “age discrimination” The long-serving Manager is 68 at the moment and fans and pundits alike have consistently called on him to step
Liverpool defender, Joe Gomez has stated that it is a great opportunity for him to learn from a disciplined defender like Virgil van Dijk and he is quite fulfilled to have him train with him as he believes he is no obstacle to his development.
Chelsea legend, Didier Drogba has stated that the tensioned relationship that seems to exist between United manager, Jose Mourinho, and star player, Paul Pogba is because the Portuguese tactician believes so much in the French midfielder’s talent
Tottenham forward, Harry Kane though injured at the moment, but that hasn’t stopped him from receiving praises from different quarters.
The England International is the second leading goal scorer in the Premier League
I’m convinced the coach will be replaced this summer – Meunier PSG defender, Thomas Meunier has hinted that he is quite convinced that the club’s coach, Unai Emery will be replaced come to the end of the season. The Right-back is the second player in the Parisian camp that will be saying such, as a
Liverpool have nothing to fear from Manchester City – Luis Garcia Liverpool legend, Luis Garcia who returned to Anfield to feature in the Liverpool Legends’ game against Bayern Munich legends believes the current squad has nothing to be scared of against league leaders, Manchester City as they hope to follow in the 2005 set footsteps.
Ayoze Perez: We have to fight for every point now Newcastle United forward, Ayoze Perez has stated that at this point of the season, every point is more like gold for them and they are determined to fight for it. The Magpies are positioned 13th on the league table, however, they are only four points
Angel Di Maria: Champions League Round of 16 elimination was a big blow PSG midfielder, Angel Di Maria has stated that their Round of 16 elimination in the Champions League from the hands of defending champion, Real Madrid was a big blow to the team and it’s very likely that it will prompt major changes
We play a more balanced style now – Ramos Spain captain, Sergio Ramos has insisted that Spain plays a more balanced style now as a result of players coming from different clubs in Spain unlike when Barcelona used to dominate the first team. The current La Roja squad has three Barcelona players in person of
Dembele must believe in himself and be mentally strong – Xavi The France International has priced away from Borussia Dortmund last summer for close to £100m but his development with the Catalan giant was hampered by an awful injury in the first few weeks of moving to Spain. He later returned to the pitch after
This will be the first tournament I hope to be a part of, fully fit – Wilshere Arsenal midfielder, Jack Wilshere, who started the season as a surplus to requirement at the Emirates has transformed his fortune with the club and is now on the brink of going to his first tournament “fully fit” according
It was a catastrophic moment for the team after Bournemouth loss – Evans Former Manchester United defender, Jonny Evans has revealed that a number of West Bromwich Albion first team members wept after their recent defeat at Bournemouth last weekend. West Brom lost in an unfortunate manner to the Cherries as they were ahead going
Antoine Griezmann: Paul Pogba must face the situation and prove himself France International, Antoine Griezmann has urged his national teammate, Paul Pogba to man up and face the situation of things in his club after an unfortunate turn of event in recent weeks. The 25-year old midfielder has been an outcast in the United squad
It’s been tough since I joined United – Sanchez Manchester United forward, Alexis Sanchez who completed his long-awaited move away from Arsenal in January has confessed that it’s been tough for him at Old Trafford as he anticipated something better. The 29-year old has been a subject of criticism after his opening weeks display. Fans
I have the quality to play for a big club next season – Can Liverpool midfielder, Emre Can have affirmed that he has the required quality to feature for a top club in Europe come next season as transfer speculations intensify about his future. The 24-year old Germany International has refused to commit himself to