Friday, November 16, 2018

Tag "Dele Alli"

    FIFA probes Dele Alli’s offensive gesture

FIFA probes Dele Alli’s offensive gesture

World football governing body FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against England midfielder Dele Alli after he gestured with his middle finger during England's 2-1 win against Slovakia on Monday.The 21-year-old was caught making the offensive gesture during the World Cup qualifying victory at Wembley, England.At the time it looked like the Tottenham star directed the gesture at Clement Turpin, the [...]

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    Dele Alli, Kane ‘worth more’ than Messi, Ronaldo in the transfer market

Dele Alli, Kane ‘worth more’ than Messi, Ronaldo in the transfer market

With the Ballon d'Or domination of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo since 2008, many would expect that they would command the juiciest transfer fee in world football.But according to an analysis of transfer worth by CIES Football Observatory, the duo is not among the three most expensive players in the world.The research group calculates players' value by their clubs' performance, [...]

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    Sky Sports ranks Moses 28th among Premier League’s top 50 players

Sky Sports ranks Moses 28th among Premier League’s top 50 players

Hours after lifting the English Premier League trophy with Chelsea, Nigerian forward Victor Moses has been included in the top 50 Sky Sports power rankings list.Moses is ranked 28th on the list with a total of 59,134 points.The power rankings list was published on Monday by Skypsports.com.After enduring series of loan spells in previous seasons, the arrival of Antonio Conte gave [...]

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    Kanté named Football Writers’ player of the year

Kanté named Football Writers’ player of the year

The Football Writers' Association has named Chelsea's N'golo Kanté as its 2017 footballer of the year.The Chelsea midfield maestro adds the FWA footballer of the year award to his previous PFA win.Kante is the 20th player to hold both honours in the same season, two years after his teammate Eden Hazard achieved the feat.The prestigious FWA accolade which has been awarded [...]

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    Moses grabs assist as Chelsea qualify for FA Cup final

Moses grabs assist as Chelsea qualify for FA Cup final

Nigerian winger Victor Moses provided an assist as Chelsea defeated Tottenham Hotspurs 4-2 on Saturday to qualify for the final of the FA Cup.Chelsea were twice pegged back before Eden Hazard and Nemanja Matic put daylight between them and Tottenham.The North London teams served up a treat at Wembley as Willian got the Blues in front with a free-kick inside [...]

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    Dele Alli is the number 10 England craved for years, says Lampard

Dele Alli is the number 10 England craved for years, says Lampard

Former Chelsea player Frank Lampard believes Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli is the top-class "number 10" English football has been waiting for years to see.Spurs face Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-finals on Saturday and Lampard has no doubt that one of the keys to the game will be stopping the in-form Alli’s effectiveness."He has developed into a number 10, [...]

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    Dele Alli sent off as Tottenham crash out of Europa League

Dele Alli sent off as Tottenham crash out of Europa League

Tottenham Hotspurs were on Thursday knocked out of the Europa League as Gent held them to a 2-2 draw at a sell-out Wembley match.The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Spurs, who trailed 1-0 after the first leg of the last-32 tie, made a great start as Christian Eriksen slipped an angled shot under Gent keeper Lovre Kalinic.The visitors [...]

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    Alli’s brace ends Chelsea’s winning run, sends Arsenal out of Top 4

Alli’s brace ends Chelsea’s winning run, sends Arsenal out of Top 4

Dele Alli bagged a brace on Wednesday night to end Chelsea's 13-match winning run at White Hart Lane.It was a perfect payback for the Blues, who stopped Spurs' Premier League title dream back in May 2016 with a 2-2 draw at the same venue.Dele Alli’s expertly-taken header was the difference after the first 45 minutes.Kyle Walker ran at Alonso and [...]

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    Dele Alli makes England debut

Dele Alli makes England debut

Nigerian-born midfielder, Dele Alli, has earned his first England cap after making an appearance in their Euro 2016 qualifier against Estonia.The 19-year-old made an appearance as an 87th-minute substitute during the match at Wembley Stadium.The Tottenham midfielder was bought on for Ross Barkley for a late appearance in the match, which England won 2-0 thanks to goals by Theo Walcott [...]

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    Dele Alli gets England call up

Dele Alli gets England call up

Tottenham Hotspur teenage midfielder, Dele Alli, has been called into England's squad for the first time for the final two Euro 2016 qualifiers against Estonia and Lithuania in October.The 19-year-old, whose father is Nigerian and also eligible to play for the Super Eagles has represented England at every level from Under-17s upwards, joined Spurs from Milton Keynes Dons for [...]

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    England call Ibe for U-21 games

England call Ibe for U-21 games

England U-21 coach, Gareth Southgate, has invited Liverpool midfielder Jordon Ibe and several others with Nigerian origin to a training camp.The team has a friendly against USA U-23 team on September 3 and a Euro U-21 Championship qualifier against Norway four days later.The other England U-21 call-ups include Tottenham’s Dele Alli, Dominic Iorfa of Wolves and Arsenal loanee to Hull [...]

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