Thursday, February 13, 2020

Tag "MLS"

    WATCH: Ibrahimovic’s 500th career goal is a stunner

WATCH: Ibrahimovic’s 500th career goal is a stunner

Zlatan Ibrahimović has scored a stunner to mark his 500th career goal. The LA Galaxy forward scored the incredible goal against Toronto FC in an eight-goal thriller which his club lost. The former Manchester United striker joined LA Galaxy in March. Watch the beauty of a goal below. https://twitter.com/SInow/status/1041121384729067520 https://twitter.com/MLS/status/1041122146486046726 [...]

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    Drogba scores hat-trick in first league start

Drogba scores hat-trick in first league start

Didier Drogba scored a hat-trick on his first Major League Soccer start as Montreal Impact beat Chicago Fire 4-3. The former Chelsea striker made his debut as a substitute in a defeat two weeks ago but on Saturday he scored one first-half goal, made it 3-3 on the hour and then headed the winner four minutes later. The 37-year-old, who signed for [...]

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    Martins: I’d jump at the chance to play for Super Eagles again

Martins: I’d jump at the chance to play for Super Eagles again

Obafemi Martins is ready to return to the Super Eagles after two years absence from the team. The Seattle Sounders striker last played for Nigeria in 2013 against Kenya but has admitted that he cannot turn his back on his country if he’s still needed. “Things have changed at home and if the new coach said he wants me to play [...]

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    Drogba joins MLS side Montreal Impact

Drogba joins MLS side Montreal Impact

Former Chelsea striker, Didier Drogba, has signed for Major League Soccer side Montreal Impact. Montreal Impact acquired the rights to sign Drogba in a trade with Chicago Fire who had secured the striker’s rights were he to come to MLS. But the former Cote d’Ivoire captain made it clear he didn’t want to be in Chicago and preferred the French-speaking city [...]

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    Gerrard scores on MLS debut

Gerrard scores on MLS debut

Steven Gerrard scored on his Major League Soccer (MLS) debut as LA Galaxy beat San Jose Earthquakes 5-2. The 35-year-old former Liverpool captain, who had a hand in two of Robbie Keane’s three goals, levelled in the 37th minute after Keane's penalty made it 2-1. Gerrard got a standing ovation for his effort and was beaming afterwards. “It was very pleasing to get [...]

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    Chicago Fire signs Nigerian striker Igboananike

Chicago Fire signs Nigerian striker Igboananike

Major League Soccer (MLS) side Chicago Fire announced Tuesday the signing of Nigeria-born striker Kennedy Igboananike. The 25-year-old, who has played in Sweden since 2007 for Vasalunds, Djurgardens and AIK, will occupy a Designated Player slot and will be added to the Fire’s squad for the 2015 season pending receipt of his International Transfer Certificate and his P1 Visa. But Fire head [...]

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    Iheanacho scores in City debut

Iheanacho scores in City debut

New-kid-on-the-block, Kelechi Iheanacho, got his Manchester City debut in a flying start with a goal and a man-of-the-match award on Thursday morning in the United States, as the EPL champions defeated the MLS champions, Sporting Kansas City 4-1, in a friendly match. The 2013 U-17 World Cup Golden Ball winner wore jersey No.72 and started with Stevan Jovetic upfront in a 4-4-2 formation. [...]

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Martins makes MLS All-Star team

  Out-of-favour Super Eagles forward, Obafemi Martins has been voted into the Major League Soccer (MLS) All-Star Fan XI team that will play against Bayern Munich in an exhibition game on August 8 at Providence Park in Portland, US. Martins is making his All-Star debut after joining the Sounders last season. According to the team, he won his place in the All-Star [...]

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Martins’ scores, sees red in Sounders’win

Super Eagles forgotten man, Obafemi Martins scored a brace for Seattle Sounders but got sent off in their 3-2 win over Chicago Fire in the Major League Soccer. On a night Jozy Altidore's two goals helped USA beat Nigeria 2-1 in a friendly match, out-of-favour striker Martins, whose last appearance for Nigeria was in a World Cup qualifier against Kenya last [...]

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    MLS move ‘not responsible’ for Martins World Cup snub

MLS move ‘not responsible’ for Martins World Cup snub

Obafemi Martins’move to the Major League Soccer is not reason the Seattle Sounders striker did not make the Super Eagles World Cup squad, Coach Stephen Keshi has said. A few eyebrows were raised when the former Newcastle striker was left out of Nigeria’s preliminary list for the 2014 World Cup. And the questions from football fans, especially those based in America, about [...]

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