Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Tag "Champions League"

    Mikel: Argentina won’t be lucky this time around

Mikel: Argentina won’t be lucky this time around

Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi believes Nigeria’s Group F World Cup foe, Argentina will bite the dust when both countries meet in the last group match coming up in June 25 at the Estadio Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre.Super Eagles face Argentina, Bosnia and Iran in the first round and Mikel said he’s expecting Nigeria to reach the knock-out stage, as they [...]

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    Charitable in defeat: Will we have more of the new Mou?

Charitable in defeat: Will we have more of the new Mou?

Wednesday’s 3-1 loss to Atletico Madrid was Jose Mourinho’s fourth semifinal defeat in a row. The Portuguese gaffer holds the record for most Champions League semifinal appearances (eight), but also the record for the most uncharitable in defeat. Mourinho is a bad loser, to say the least. So, it was quite refreshing to hear him say something pleasant about Atletico [...]

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    Guardiola: I made a mistake

Guardiola: I made a mistake

Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola feels he is partly to blame for his side’s 4-0 humbling at the hands of Real Madrid in Tuesday's second-leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final encounter.Madrid were leading 1-0 from the first leg, and a brace from both Sergio Ramos and Cristiano Ronaldo completed the rout, as the Spanish giants blew the Bundesliga champions away with a [...]

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    Ronaldo makes Time’s 100 Most Influential People in the World

Ronaldo makes Time’s 100 Most Influential People in the World

Cristiano Ronaldo, the reigning Ballon d’Or winner and one of the most recognisable faces in international sports, has been selected as one of Time’s 100 Most Influential People in the World.Ronaldo, 29, is one of five athletes to make the list, joining the NBA’s Jason Collins, NFL’s Richard Sherman, tennis player Serena Williams and 17-year-old female golf phenom, Lydia Ko.Writing [...]

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    Platini: No clubs will be thrown out of Europe for breaking FFP rules

Platini: No clubs will be thrown out of Europe for breaking FFP rules

Clubs won't be excluded from next season's UEFA Champions League for breaking Financial Fair Play rules, according to UEFA President, Michel Platini."There will be some tough things... but if you're expecting blood and tears, you'll be disappointed," Platini told French daily, Le Parisien.UEFA will announce the first sanctions early in May, and more serious cases will be judged in June.A [...]

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