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October 22, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo won The Best FIFA Men’s Player 2016, beating Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann in the football world’s star studded annual award event ,The Best FIFA Football Awards 2016, held at Zurich. Ronaldo had an outstanding 2016 in which his club, Real Madrid and his country, Portugal win the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Euro 2016 respectively. His...
The annual football awards for the outstanding performers of the game, The Best FIFA Football Awards 2016 will be held on 9th January in the Swiss city of Zurich, the place where FIFA headquarters are situated. All eyes will be on Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi as to who will be adjudged the best this time for The Best FIFA...
Nine-men Athletic Bilbao beat misfiring Barcelona 2-1 at San Mames stadium to secure a one-goal advantage in the first leg of Copa del Rey, round of 16 match. The match was full of entertainment, high tempo, bad refereeing decisions resulting in two red cards, goals and misses. Barcelona, who are gunning for a record 29th Copa del Rey, entered the...
One of the crucial games of the season was played between leaders Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspurs in the Spurs’s invincible den, White Hart Lane. The two clubs from the capital city London are amongst the major league title contenders of the season. A disciplined performance by the Spurs were capped off with two phenomenal goals as Alli-Eriksen duo combined in...
Arsenal fell further behind leading Chelsea in their title challenge as they had to be content with just a 3-3 draw to gain just a single point at Vitality Stadium. Arsenal had travelled to AFC Bournemouth without their talisman Mesut Ozil and Theo Walcott but were bolstered with the comeback of Shkodran Mustafi while the home side were without Adam...
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has accepted that former club Chelsea are the favorites to win the title considering their recent run of form. The Portuguese manager said that Chelsea’s current run of victories and their ability to churn out important wins will be vital in the long run. United have 30 points from 17 games this season. They were...
Cristiano Ronaldo beats Lionel Messi to win the 2016 prestigious Ballon d’Or award for a fourth time, the 31-years-old Portugese was announced as this year's winner at an award ceremony in Paris on Monday night. The award, now parted from Fifa and back with France Football Magazine is announced by the poll of 173 top journalists around the world. The...
Brazilian football team Chapecoense’s road toward this year’s Copa Sudamerica tournament final ended midway as the plane carrying the team crashed in Colombia. With Sympathies pouring in from all sides, their final opponent Athletico Nacional has requested CONMEBOL to declare Chapecoense as this year’s champions, showing the world what the spirit of sports is all about. The Brazilian club has...
UPDATE: Colombian Police confirmed 76 dead and five survivors in the chartered plane crash in Colombia, which was carrying members of a Brazilian first league football team. The club's defender Alan Ruschel was among those rescued. A charter plane carrying more than 80 people including members of the Brazilian football team Chapecoense has crashed in Colombia. There are reports of six...
Barcelona managed a 1-1 draw against Real Sociedad at Anoeta to head into next week’s El Classico with a six point lag behind table toppers Real Madrid. Luis Enrique’s defending champions have not tasted success at Anoeta since 2007 and the trend seemed to continue when Gerard Pique landed the ball into his own net, while making an attempt to...