Chelsea 1 – 0 Manchester Utd: Morata’s impact and what it means

Preamble: Alvaro Morata’s fantastic header proved the difference between Chelsea and Manchester United on Sunday. The two rivals played a frantic game at Stamford Bridge, with the Premier League champions taking control of the fixture in the second half, after an even opening period. The result leaves Jose Mourinho’s side eight points behind Manchester City, and […]

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Sturridge says he didn’t realise importance of Liverpool FC goal

Daniel Sturridge has admitted that he was unaware his opener in Liverpool’s 3-0 win against Huddersfield Town brought up his 100th career goal. The England international was handed his fourth start of the Premier League season on Saturday afternoon as Liverpool looked to record a first win in three games. Sturridge didn’t take Liverpool’s first-half […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo aims at “lucky seventh” piece of FIFA silverware

  Cristiano Ronaldo has set his sights on a “lucky seventh” piece of FIFA silverware after collecting his fifth Men’s Player of the Year award on Monday. Ronaldo’s Real Madrid side, who won both La Liga and the Champions League last season, dominated the 2017 Best FIFA football awards at a star-studded ceremony in London […]

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Nigeria moves closer to World Cup

Victor Moses inspired Nigeria to take a step closer to World Cup qualification on Friday but Cameroon, Ghana and South Africa suffered serious blows to their chances of reaching next year’s finals in Russia. Moses scored once and helped set up two others as Nigeria hammered African champions Cameroon 4-0 in Uyo to keep up […]

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Football: Zambia claimed first victory of group phase of AWC qualifiers

Brian Mwila scored two first-half goals as 10-man Zambia claimed their first victory of the group phase of Africa’s World Cup qualifiers and effectively ended Algeria’s hopes with a 3-1 triumph on Saturday. Zambia moved into second place in Group B as they advanced to four points, but are still five points behind leaders Nigeria, […]

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Germany vs. Chile: Expected game line-ups

Germany are on an eleven game unbeaten run but Chile will be no pushovers and have picked a strong side including star names such as Vidal and Alexis Sanchez. Germany vs Chile – Predicted Line-ups: Germany: Marc-Andre ter Stegen; Joshua Kimmich, Antonio Rudiger, Shkodran Mustafi, Jonas Hector; Emre Can, Leon Goretzka; Julian Brandt, Lars Stindl, […]

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