Category Archives: Soccer News

Courtois: Hazard Is Unprofessional

MADRID: The father of Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois slammed Eden Hazard for laughing after his club were relegated from the Champions League. Zinedine Zidane’s side were eliminated by old club Hazard Chelsea 3-1 on aggregate and Thomas Tuchel’s men will face Manchester City in the final. Despite the loss, Hazard was seen laughing with… Read More »

Neymar Promises ‘Heroic’ Action Against City

PARIS: Neymar yesterday promised to put on a hero-like performance from Paris Saint-Germain for the second semi-final clash against Manchester City as his side look to turn around defeat in the first leg of the Champions League. PSG trailed 2-1 as they tried to point to the final for the second time in a row… Read More »

Nagelsmann Is The New Coach Of Bayern Munich

BERLIN: Julian Nagelsmann will take over as coach next season to replace Hansi Flick, the German and European champions announced just now. Nagelsmann, 33, will move from RB Leipzig on a five -year contract after Flick, who has a cold relationship with the club’s influential sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic, asked to be released from his… Read More »

ESL Is Buried

LONDON: Juventus chairman Andrea Agnelli has finally admitted the European Super League (ESL) is ‘attractive’, sinking in after six English clubs withdrew within three hours. A dozen ‘dirty clubs’ joined the tournament late Sunday night by signing an £ 8million fee – but the move angered fans, politicians, club rivals, even Prince William who demanded… Read More »

Inter Remain At The Top Of Serie A

MILAN: Antonio Conte’s Inter Milan strengthened their grip on the top of Serie A by beating Cagliari 1-0 thanks to a goal by Matteo Darmian and extending their winning streak to 11 games. Defending champions Juventus remain in third place after beating Genoa 3-1, while Atalanta won 3-2 over Fiorentina to continue occupying fourth place… Read More »

Mount: Chelsea Should Score More Goals

Mason Mount said Chelsea should thrash Tottenham while remaining satisfied with a 1-0 win in the English Premier League (EPL), early this morning. The visitors’ victory, now led by Thomas Tuchel, at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium was completed by Jorginho’s penalty kick in the first half after Eric Dier knocked down Timo Werner. The Blues released… Read More »

Lewandowski Named FIFA 2020 Player Of The Year

Robert Lewandowski was named the International Football Association (FIFA) Player of the Year for 2020. The Bayern Munich striker was nominated in the final list of three players alongside Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the FIFA Awards Ceremony last night. Messi, the 2019 edition winner, and Ronaldo dominated the award in three of the… Read More »