England midfield problem still unsolved

Gareth Southgate has a problem. The England manager needs to find a solution in his team’s midfield – and his attempted fix on Friday night backfired badly. England had cruised through this Euro 2020 qualifying campaign, scoring goals galore against their limited Group A opponents. But against the Czech Republic on Friday night – whereContinue reading “England midfield problem still unsolved”

United set for £130m January swoop for Prem pair – Paper Round

Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur make their January transfer plans, Marco Silva has been given three matches to save his job and Sergio Ramos eyes up a gold medal in Tokyo. Manchester United are ready to make an ambitious January move for Leicester City duo James Maddison and Ben Chilwell, according to the Mirror. The pair haveContinue reading “United set for £130m January swoop for Prem pair – Paper Round”

Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Lukaku nets 50th goal as Belgium qualify

Romelu Lukaku hit his 50th and 51st international goals as Belgium became the first team to qualify for Euro 2020 after they hammered San Marino 9-0 – matching the record for the biggest margin of victory in their history. Inter Milan striker Lukaku became the first Belgian to reach the milestone with a right-footed shotContinue reading “Euro 2020 Qualifiers: Lukaku nets 50th goal as Belgium qualify”

Why Manu Garba Is Worried as Anderlecht Pass Up Opportunity To Sign Nigeria U17 Free-kick Expert Ubani.

Belgian First Division A side R.S.C. Anderlecht have passed up the opportunity to sign Nigeria U17s free-kick expert Wisdom Ubani when he attains the age of majority.Ubani underwent trials at Anderlecht but failed to impress their youth team coaching staff.The Giant Brillars F.C, Enugu striker received a pre-contract offer from an unnamed Scandinavian team priorContinue reading “Why Manu Garba Is Worried as Anderlecht Pass Up Opportunity To Sign Nigeria U17 Free-kick Expert Ubani.”

Caf Confederation Cup: Enyimba will not underrate ‘giant-killers’ TS Galaxy – Abd’Allah

The People’s Elephant manager rejects assertions his team have an easy opponent in the play-off round Enyimba coach Usman Abd’Allah has assured his team will not make the mistake of underrating their opponents in the Caf Confederation Cup play-off round, TS Galaxy. Although the Rockets are greenhorns on the continent compared to the People’s ElephantContinue reading “Caf Confederation Cup: Enyimba will not underrate ‘giant-killers’ TS Galaxy – Abd’Allah”

Why Etebo Withdraws From Nigeria Squad Ahead Of Friendly Vs Brazil; 21 Players Train in Singapore

Stoke City midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo has withdrawn from the Super Eagles squad ahead of Sunday’s international friendly against Brazil at the National Stadium in Singapore,allnigeriasoccer.com reports.The Potters number eight was sighted in Lagos on Wednesday, fueling speculation that he was set to miss the friendly against the South Americans and this has been confirmed byContinue reading “Why Etebo Withdraws From Nigeria Squad Ahead Of Friendly Vs Brazil; 21 Players Train in Singapore”

Transfer: Pep: I wouldn’t sell Foden for 500m euros

Pep Guardiola says Phil Foden is indispensable to Manchester City and even 500m euros (£450m) would not be enough to prise the youngster away from the Etihad Stadium. The City boss said in April that Foden will be an important player for the club “for the next decade” and apologised to the 19-year-old earlier thisContinue reading “Transfer: Pep: I wouldn’t sell Foden for 500m euros”

Revealed: Dortmund CEO: “I tried to lure Klopp back”

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has revealed he tried to lure Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp back to the club in the summer of 2018. Klopp won two Bundesliga titles during his seven years at Dortmund and transformed the club back into European contenders. The German departed Dortmund in 2015 before taking up his current roleContinue reading “Revealed: Dortmund CEO: “I tried to lure Klopp back””

Euro 2020 qualifiers: 10 things to look out for this week

Prague steels itself for England’s fans, Ireland may have a new hero in Aaron Connolly and Scotland are desperate to find goals 1) All eyes on fans in Prague In what looks certain to resemble the world’s most unedifying stag party, an estimated 6,000 England fans will descend on Prague to watch Gareth Southgate’s teamContinue reading “Euro 2020 qualifiers: 10 things to look out for this week”

Euro 2020 qualifying: Who needs what in October fixtures?

The football never stops. We are entering the penultimate block of Euro 2020 qualifiers, and are now at the stage when teams can book their place in next summer’s tournament. So who needs what? We look at the home nations and the Republic of Ireland’s hopes – plus see who can qualify from the otherContinue reading “Euro 2020 qualifying: Who needs what in October fixtures?”

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