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Thursday, January 24, 2019
Barcelona playmaker Andres Iniesta has confirmed he is contemplating a move to China at the end of the season. The 33-year-old has spent his entire career at Barca, but admitted a switch is a possibility after returning from a hamstring injury in Wednesday night’s 3-0 win over Chelsea at the...
When you have the opportunity to make a great compliment to Messi, I think it's right - Chelsea boss Antonio Conte Antonio Conte took the opportunity to compliment a rare talent after Lionel Messi masterminded Barcelona's Champions League defeat of Chelsea. Messi scored three goals and made another in the...
Romelu Lukaku and N’Golo Kante have made it in to the WhoScored Champions League Team of the Week despite Manchester United and Chelsea crashing out of the competition this week. United suffered a shock 2-1 second leg defeat to Sevilla at Old Trafford on Tuesday night to exit the Champions...
BARCELONA superstar Lionel Messi wants to face Real Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals.The Catalans cruised into the next round last night after battering Chelsea 3-0 at the Nou Camp. And, according to Spanish media outlet Don Balon, Messi already has Real in his sights.  Barca are flying high in La...
The Argentinian striker needed just over two minutes to put FC Barcelona 1-0 up against Chelsea. The Camp Nou was celebrating Messi's goal against Chelsea shortly after kickoff | MIGUEL RUIZ-FCB FC Barcelona quickly took the lead in their UEFA Champions League Last 16 second leg against Chelsea at the Camp Nou,...
The Argentinian scores his 99th and 100th Champions League goals as Barça goes through to the last eight for a record-extending 11th straight season Leo Messi and Ousmane Dembélé both scored before the game was 20 minutes old. | MIGUEL RUIZ Lionel Messi found the net twice and Ousmane Dembélé scored once in between as FC...
Two Lionel Messi strikes, one very early in the game, and a goal from Ousmane Dembele, ensured a Champions League exit for the Blues on our return to Camp Nou. A tough task after the 1-1 draw in the first leg was made all the harder by being 2-0 down...
Speaking after Chelsea’s exit from this season’s Champions League, Antonio Conte paid tribute to Barcelona’s star player, praised his own team’s commitment and thought we had some bad luck over the two legs. Lionel Messi scored twice in the 3-0 defeat at Camp Nou, the tie ending 4-1 on aggregate....
Sevilla qualified for the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League for the first time since 1958 after defeating Manchester United 2-1 in the round of 16 second leg tie at Old Trafford on Tuesday. The first leg at the Sanchez Pizjuan three weeks ago ended 0-0. Two second half goals in four minutes from...
England striker Harry Kane had to be substituted half an hour into Tottenham’s game at Bournemouth yesterday after injuring his right ankle. Kane, 24, was injured in a collision with home keeper Asmir Begovic, poking the ball into the net for a goal that was ruled out for offside. He immediately...
Serbia has released the list of ‎players who will be in action when they take on Nigeria in a friendly game later this month in Barnet. Head coach Mladen Krstajic named Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic in the squad released earlier yesterday ahead of the March 27th game. The list consists...
Just three days after a rousing win over Liverpool, Manchester United return to Champions League action with everything still to play for in the second leg against Spanish side,Sevilla. The Reds barely survived their trip to the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, following brilliant show by David De Gea who helped...
One of the three likely goalkeepers to make Nigeria’s World Cup 2018 squad to Russia, Ikechukwu Ezenwa, has assured football fans in the country to worry less about the threat that Argentina’s mercurial forward and Captain, Lionel Messi, may pose to the Super Eagles with his free-kicks. On record, Messi has...
Jesus Vallejo and Gareth Bale were brilliant for Real Madrid as they eased past Las Palmas "Captain" Karim Benzema had a memorable 400th match for Real Madrid Without their skipper Sergio Ramos, talisman Cristiano Ronaldo, midfield general Toni Kroos and full-backs Marcelo and Dani Carvajal, Real Madrid made a light work...