Atletico beat Liverpool 1-0 in the round of 16 1st leg and Liverpool’s winning streak (17 in the premier League) comes to an end. Borussia Dortmund beat Paris Saint-Germain 2-1 and Erling Haaland continues his amazing form with two more goals. He has now scored 10 Champions League goals and 11 goals in seven match… Continue reading Champions League – Round Of 16
Manchester City Banned And Fined
Manchester City banned from the Champions League for two years and fined 30 million, the team will appeal. Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 – 0 Leicester City – Hamza Choudhury red card. Valencia 2 – 2 Atletico Madrid – Fight for top four places ends in draw. Borussia Dortmund 4 – 0 Eintracht Frankfurt – Erling Haaland keeps scoring.
Five Best Under-21 2019 Transfers
Another busy transfer window is coming to an end, it has already ended in England. Here are five of the best and top under 21 years old transfers for the summer of 2019. Joao Felix is probably a very obvious name for such a list. His €120 million transfer from Benfica to Atletico Madrid comes… Continue reading Five Best Under-21 2019 Transfers
Is Manchester United The Loser Of Summer 2019?
The summer 2019 transfer window is now closed in England. Though in many other European countries the older timeline of letting it run until the end of August or beginning of September is still on. The decision to close the window before week 1 matches is a very sensible idea. The coaches and mangers know… Continue reading Is Manchester United The Loser Of Summer 2019?
Transfer Rater: Kean, Malcom, Maguire, Koscielny
The summer transfer windows keeps rolling with surprises, big money and bitter departures too. First up is Harry Maguire becoming the most expensive defender in world football. The 26 year old English player has signed for Manchester United from Leicester City for over €87 million. United have been in the midst of a slow rebuild… Continue reading Transfer Rater: Kean, Malcom, Maguire, Koscielny
With August approaching the long European seasons that start in August are about to begin. The 2019-2020 season will end with the scattered and complex Euro 2020 in June of next year. For now however the major European leagues and their immense wealth will start the season, some teams with many changes and more to… Continue reading 2019-2020 Kickoff
Transfer rater: Fekir, de Ligt, Trippier, Delph
With the transfer window in full swing some surprising low cost and some not so low cost moves provide for interesting talk. First up is Nabil Fekir’s move from Lyon to Real Betis. A fee of around €25 million is low for the attacking 26 years old. There had been talk of a move to… Continue reading Transfer rater: Fekir, de Ligt, Trippier, Delph
York9 FC 2-1 FC Edmonton
In Canadian Premier League action York9 FC beat FC Edmonton 2-1 on July 14, 2019. The first half was mostly played in York9’s half as both teams struggled to muster anything meaningful. A counter in the 13th minute gave York9 FC the lead. A rare foray into Edmonton’s half was finished by Kyle Porter. The… Continue reading York9 FC 2-1 FC Edmonton
Africa Cup of Nations Semis
The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations has reached the semi final stage. The hosts exited at the round of 16 stage of the 24 team tournament. Mohamed Salah led Egypt could therefore be seen as the disappointment of the tournament, losing 1-0 to South Africa. Madagascar were the surprising team of the group stage topping… Continue reading Africa Cup of Nations Semis
July 7, 2019 featured three finals. The 2019 Women’s World Cup, Gold Cup and Copa America played their finals on this Sunday. In the day’s first final the 2019 Women’s World Cup was decided between the USA and Holland. The latter had reached their first final on the back of solid if unspectacular play and… Continue reading Finals Day