Tags : Champions League

Champions League: 36-Year Old Frappart Makes Female Refereeing History As

Stephanie Frappart became the first woman to referee a men’s Champions League game on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, as Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 750th career goal in a 3-0 win for Juventus over Dynamo Kiev. The 36-year-old Frappart has already made history as the first woman to referee in Ligue 1, and took charge of […]

Real Madrid Making It “Very Difficult” To Leave – Bale

Gareth Bale has accused Real Madrid of making it “very difficult” to leave the Spanish club as the Wales forward looks to end his Bernabeu exile. Bale is out of favour with Real Manager, Zinedine Zidane and played just 48 minutes of Madrid’s 12 games when the Spanish season resumed after the Coronavirus lockdown. Zidane, […]

Bayern Beats PSG To Win Sixth Champions League Title

Bayern Munich has won the European Cup for the sixth time on Sunday, August 23, 2020, as Kingsley Coman’s goal gave them a 1-0 win over Paris Saint-Germain in an engrossing Champions League final in Lisbon. This completes a fantastic season for the German giants, leaving their opponents still searching for the trophy they covet […]

Premier League Releases Fixtures List For 2020/2021 Season

Leeds’ first Premier League game for 16 years will see Marcelo Bielsa’s men travel to defending champions Liverpool, while Manchester City and Manchester United will miss the opening weekend to give them extra time to recover from a late end to the 2019/20 season. All sides were guaranteed by the football authorities to have at […]

EXCLUSIVE: Nigeria Whiz-kid Waiting for Super Eagles Invitation (Watch)

Nigerian footballer making waves in Cyprus, Babajide David Akintola says he is prepared to wait for his chance to feature for the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The 24-year-old played a vital role in Omonia winning the Cypriot Championship following the cancellation of the league due to COVID-19 pandemic, and there has been clamour for his […]

Champions League: Barca To Play Napoli Behind Closed Doors

The Champions League round of 16 return match of Barcelona versus  Napoli will  be played behind closed doors because of the coronavirus outbreak.  AFP reports that both clubs made the announcement on Tuesday.  “The Champions League match scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, between FC Barcelona and Napoli, will be played at Camp Nou behind closed […]

“City Haven’t Broken Rules, I’ve Seen Proof” – Guardiola

Pep Guardiola says he has been shown proof that Manchester City are innocent of the financial irregularities that have seen the club hit with a European ban. City, who face Real Madrid in the last-16 of the Champions League on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, have been handed a two-year suspension after being found guilty of […]

Atalanta Defeat Valencia 4 -0; Near Champions League Quarter-Final

Atalanta defeated Valencia 4-1 to take a giant step closer to reaching the Champions League quarter-finals for the first time. AFP reports that Hans Hateboer scored twice after 16 and 62 minutes, on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, sandwiching further goals from Josep Ilicic (42) and Remo Freuler (57). Denis Cheryshev pulled one back for Valencia […]

Man City Cruise To Victory Against West Ham

Manchester City cruised to a 2-0 win over West Ham, as Pep Guardiola’s side returned to action for the first time following the club’s shock two-year ban from European competitions. Goals from Rodri and Kevin De Bruyne lifted City’s spirits on Wednesday, February 19, 2020, as they cemented their hold on second place in the […]

“City May Sack Me If I Don’t Beat Real” -Guardiola

Manchester City Manager, Pep Guardiola, says he could be sacked if he fails to beat Real Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League. Guardiola has won five major trophies in three seasons at the Etihad, but a failure to progress beyond the quarter-finals of the Champions League would be the big disappointment of […]