Pep Guardiola became the manager of FC Barcelona in 2008, and he did an outstanding job in his first season, winning six titles in the process. Real Madrid are known for always going all out in the transfer market, and they responded with a transfer window 'Galatico' style, adding Cristiano Ronaldo as well as other talents such as Kaka and Karim Benzema, among others.
Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid have finally gotten their man, as they announced the signing of the France international maestro Eduardo Camavinga from French Ligue 1 side Stade Rennes on a six-year deal for a reported amount of R 536 million-plus add-ons as reported on www.enca.com. The 18-year old central midfielder has been producing some standout performers for Stade Rennes for about two years and that has not gone unnoticed as French Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint Germain and Barclays English Premiership League giants Manchester United were also seriously interested in his services.
Sunday 12 September 2021 The UEFA Champions League group matches will be commencing on Tuesday the 14th of September. There will be a total of 16 group matches UCL matches each week until the round of 16 is reached. Eight matches will be played on Tuesdays and the other eight will be played on Wednesdays.
Barcelona spent the majority of the summer feverishly attempting to rein in their massive pay spend. The club's debt had surpassed £1 billion and was growing by the week. As a result, the La Liga giant was compelled to make many moves in the transfer window that it did not want to make.
Chelsea FC is considered to be one of the favorites to win the Premier League title this season. This is owing to the recent improvement in the squad's performance. Here are three players who could contribute to the team's success in this endeavor. Saul: The Spaniard is a highly skilled box-to-box midfielder with extensive experience, and his ability to shut down his opponents is second to none.
7. Yannick Cahuzac Yannick Cahuzac is a 36-year-old attacking midfielder for RC Lens in the French professional soccer league. Cahuzac once set a record by receiving three red cards in four games, and he now has a total of 17 red cards. 6. Pablo Alfaro Pablo Alfaro Armengot, 52, is a retired Spanish coach and professional footballer who played central defense for Racing Santander and the Spanish national team.
Real Madrid have enough money to buy both Erling Haaland and Kylian Mbappe if they wish, says La Liga president Javier Tebas, who further warned that the current workings of the transfer market are sending the game back backward". Los Blancos have seen several major offers for the latter rejected by Paris Saint-Germain this summer, despite the France international entering free agency next year with no new deal in place.
Over the years, we have come across a number of footballers that appear to be genetically related despite the fact that they are not. As the saying goes, a coincidence occurs without anyone being aware of it. This article is a list of ten professional football players that bear a striking likeness to one another in appearance.
7 Done Deals That Have Been Completed On Deadline Day And Other Deals That Could Be Announced Soon It is the deadline for the current season's transfer window, which is August 31st, 2021. All clubs in Europe have until midnight on August 31 to finalize any agreements before the various leagues begin their respective seasons in September.
The two giants of European football are set to clash tonight at 21hoo( SA time) in a UEFA champions league encounter, Spanish La Liga giants Barcelona v Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich. Every time the two big teams meet its rains goals and tonight fixture promises just that, so we @ozkydeboy reports take you through the battle of the respective teams' talisman.
When Messi and Ronaldo played together in La Liga, Ronaldo took 618 more shots but Messi scored 22 more goals. Lionel Messi started with jersey No.30 then moved to No.19 and finally moved to No.10 when he was in his prime. When Ronaldihno left Barcelona you could argue that the champions league trophies Barca won were all influenced by Lionel Messi.
Cristiano Ronaldo (born 5 February 1985) is a Portuguese professional footballer who captains the Portugal national team and plays forward for Premier League side Manchester United. Ronaldo, who was born and bred in Madeira, began his senior club career with Sporting CP before joining Manchester United in 2003 at the age of 18 and winning the FA Cup in his first season.
Crystal Palace and West Ham had past due try and signal former Barcelona starlet Munir El Haddadi from Sevilla in the summer season. In a recent interview with ABC Sevilla, Munir El Haddadi’s agent Francisco Valdivieso has revealed the hobby from Premier League golf equipment Crystal Palace and West Ham.
Hector Bellerin has been desperate for a move all summer, and it appears that he has finally gotten his wish. He is on his way out of the Emirates, with Real Betis of La Liga likely to sign the Arsenal defender. After seeing a trade to Inter Milan fall through at the eleventh hour earlier in the summer, the Spaniard has been aching for a move away from Arsenal.
Real Madrid are reportedly interested in Liverpool superstar Mohamed Salah who's demanding a brand new bumper settlement from the Merseyside giants. According to a file from the Mirror, La Liga heavyweights Real Madrid are maintaining an eye fixed on Liverpool ahead Mohamed Salah amid talks of a new settlement for the Egyptian international.
After Gerard Pique stated that this season could be his last at the Camp Nou, Barcelona may be in the market for a top-tier center defender next summer. The 34-year-old has no intention of joining another team, having stated that he will be hanging up his boots when his boyhood club bids him farewell.
Marcos Alonso hopes new Chelsea midfielder Saul Niguez kickstart his time at the club properly and backs him to impact the team. Chelsea left it late in the switch window to conclude their incoming commercial enterprise. On deadline day, the Blues signed Saul Niguez on loan from Atletico Madrid to cap off a great window.
Aston Villa supporters have weighed in on reports connecting goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez with a move to Atletico Madrid. Atletico Madrid is keeping an eye on Martinez as they examine Jan Oblak's situation at the Wanda Metropolitano, according to Spanish media outlet La Razon, via Sport Witness.
Chelsea have secured the signing of Atletico's midfielder Saul Niguez on a season-long loan deal on Tuesday to further strengthen Thomas Tuchel's wealth options. The Spanish international has been a key player taking off Diego Costa's reign at Atletico, but fell down pecking order last season as Los Rojiblancos won La Liga.
Saul Niguez joins Chelsea on a loan for the season. The 26 year old, who was part of Diego Simeone’s title-winning side last season, made more than 300 appearances for Atletico after breaking into the first team as a 17-year old in 2012. Saul told Chelsea’s website “I am very excited to start this new challenge with Chelsea.