Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Tag "Copa Del Rey"

    Barcelona destroy Sevilla to win Copa del Rey

Barcelona destroy Sevilla to win Copa del Rey

Barcelona star players showed up to be counted on the night as the Catalans dismantled an abject Sevilla 5-0 to win the Copa Del Rey Cup at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium. A brilliant team display was inspired by Messi and Iniesta to blow away Vicenzo Montella's men and all but seal a domestic double of League and Cup win for [...]

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    La Liga strike called off

La Liga strike called off

The final two match-days in La Liga will go on after the week-long Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) suspension and players' union (AFE) strike were lifted by Spain's high court.The RFEF had suspended the end of the season while the AFE decided to go on a strike action over a TV rights dispute.The AFE had moved to strike from May [...]

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    Cameroonian striker dies after being struck by object thrown from stands

Cameroonian striker dies after being struck by object thrown from stands

Cameroonian striker Albert Ebosse has died after being hit in the head by an object thrown from the stands during an Algerian league game.Ebosse, who had scored a goal in the match from the penalty spot, was fatally struck by a projectile at the end of JS Kabylie’s game against USM Alger, which his club ended up losing 2-1.Kabylie [...]

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    Ike Uche: My aim is always to improve

Ike Uche: My aim is always to improve

Villarreal striker Ikechukwu Uche cannot wait for the start of the new season in Spain.Uche, who finished last campaign as the club’s leading scorer in La Liga with 14 goals in 30 games, is keen on improving his tally in the upcoming season, but will take each game has it comes.“Personally speaking, my aim is always to improve and that’s [...]

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    Goal 50 Award: Ronaldo wins, Enyeama 27th

Goal 50 Award: Ronaldo wins, Enyeama 27th

Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, has won the Goal 50 award for the world’s best footballer after scoring 51 goals in all competitions for both club and country.The Portuguese, who won the Copa del Rey and UEFA Champions League with Real Madrid, claims the trophy from digital football brand, Goal.com for the third time.Nigeria goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, was also named [...]

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    COUNTDOWN 3: Modric looking to emulate France ’98 feat

COUNTDOWN 3: Modric looking to emulate France ’98 feat

If the ever-demanding Croatian fans are to see their country replicate the dizzying height of third place earned at France 1998 — their maiden World Cup appearance — the man to direct the orchestra will be Real Madrid playmaker, Luka Modric.The 28-year-old former Tottenham Hotspur midfielder has different sets of skills. A technically-gifted player, he is a creative playmaker with [...]

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    COUNTDOWN 7: San Iker’s back-to-back World Cup dream

COUNTDOWN 7: San Iker’s back-to-back World Cup dream

The topmost ranked country in world football, Spain, has come of age on the World stage after several decades of being the most underperforming team. They have a guardian angel to thank for it.‘San’ (saint) Iker Casillas has been the country’s last line of defence for over a decade and he has also proved the team’s saviour, pulling out crucial [...]

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    Making a case for Iker Casillas, a true leader

Making a case for Iker Casillas, a true leader

It is a scene we have gotten used to in recent years: Real Madrid and Spain goalkeeper, captain, and spiritual leader, Iker Casillas yelling while lifting trophy after trophy.Be it the Copa Del Rey, the La Liga title, the European Championship Cup, the Confederations Cup or the 6.1 kg 18-karat gold World Cup trophy, he sure knows how to [...]

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