Thursday, November 15, 2018

Tag "Sergio Ramos"

    Modric breaks 10-year Messi-Ronaldo duopoly to win FIFA best player award

Modric breaks 10-year Messi-Ronaldo duopoly to win FIFA best player award

Luka Modric has defeated fellow finalists, Mohamed Salah and Cristiano Ronaldo, to win the 2018 Best FIFA player award.The Croatian midfielder broke the 10-year duopoly of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo at the ceremony which held at the Royal Festival Hall in London on Monday.Modric was the player of the tournament at this summer's World Cup and also won the UEFA [...]

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    Egyptian lawyer files €1bn lawsuit against Ramos over Salah’s injury

Egyptian lawyer files €1bn lawsuit against Ramos over Salah’s injury

Bassem Wahba, an Egyptian lawyer, has filed a €1 billion lawsuit against Sergio Ramos, claiming he "intentionally injured" Mohamed Salah during the Champions League final.Salah left the field in tears on Saturday when Real Madrid beat Liverpool to win a third straight Champions League title.Although there were fears that the 25-year-old may miss the World Cup, he assured fans on [...]

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    I’ll be in Russia for World Cup, injured Salah assures fans

I’ll be in Russia for World Cup, injured Salah assures fans

Mohamed Salah is confident that he will be in Russia for the World Cup.He was reduced to tears as he left the field during the first half of the Champions League final between Liverpool and Real Madrid in Kiev.The Egyptian forward was wrestled to the ground after battling Sergio Ramos for the ball.The 25-year-old, who dislocated his shoulder as a [...]

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    Ronaldo wins 2017 FIFA men’s player of the year award

Ronaldo wins 2017 FIFA men’s player of the year award

Cristiano Ronaldo has been crowned the Best FIFA men's footballer for the second year running.The Portuguese forward won the award Monday night at the London Palladium.Zinedine Zidane, who coached Real Madrid to another Champions League success and the La Liga title, beat Chelsea's Antonio Conte and Juventus FC's Massimiliano Allegri to win the men's coach of the year award.Olivier Giroud's scorpion [...]

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    Ronaldo wins UEFA player of the year award

Ronaldo wins UEFA player of the year award

Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo has won the UEFA player of the year award ahead of Lionel Messi and Gianluigi Buffon.The Ballon d'Or favourite was presented the award during a gala ceremony in Monaco on Thursday.The Portuguese also won the forward of the year award.Buffon, Juventus goalkeeper, won the best goalkeeper award.Ronaldo's Real teammates, Sergio Ramos and Luca Modric, won the [...]

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    Real Madrid win Club World Cup

Real Madrid win Club World Cup

Real Madrid have lifted the 2014 FIFA Club World Cup thanks to a 2-0 victory over San Lorenzo in Saturday's final.Sergio Ramos opened scoring with a header in the 37th minute. Gareth Bale added a second half goal to earn Los Blancos their fourth trophy of 2014 after winning the Copa del Rey, UEFA Champions League and European Super Cup.It [...]

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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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    Real Madrid win La Decima

Real Madrid win La Decima

Real Madrid Football Club have won their 10th UEFA Champions League trophy after a pulsating final at the at the Estadio da Luz, home of Portuguese club, Sporting Lisbon Football Club.Madrid were some two minutes away from losing the trophy to a solitary Diego Godin goal off a mistake by Iker Casillas, but Sergio Ramos rose high in stoppage time to head home [...]

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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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    Madrid romp into UCL final with shock 4-0 bashing of Bayern

Madrid romp into UCL final with shock 4-0 bashing of Bayern

Real Madrid are now 90 minutes away from clinching their desperately-sought La Decima, after mauling defending champions, Bayern Munich, 4-0 in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final at the Allianz Arena.Wednesday evening’s four unanswered goals mean that Madrid qualify for the final 5-nil on aggregate, while Bayern flunk the chance to break the jinx of the failure [...]

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