newsfootballa month ago

VIDEO | Cristiano Ronaldo tries doing ball boy duties at ATP Finals, fails miserably

Ever thought what would Cristiano Ronaldo have been had he not chanced upon football as his career? Well, hold your thought, because it isn’t very pleasant. The Juventus star was present at Novak Djokovic’s ATP finals game and tried catching a ball, which turned out to be an embarrassing experience.
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featurefootball5 months ago

Top five Goalbaaz at the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Even though England were knocked out of the World Cup in the semi-finals, Harry Kane ended up taking the golden boot trophy “back home” with him. While it was the Englishman who won the coveted award, Antoine Griezmann and Kylian Mbappe took France to World Cup glory for a second time in history.
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featurefootball5 months ago

Unpopular Opinion | VAR is a complete waste of time

Man’s innate urge to attain perfection and control everything has brought both success and calamity and, more often than not, has distorted nature's rhythm. The same could be said about FIFA’s introduction of Video Assistant Referee (VAR), which has done more damage than good, in the World Cup.
Subhayan Dutta
featurefootball6 months ago

FIFA World Cup 2018 | How teams can advance to the knockout stages

Apart from the obvious qualification criteria of the two teams topping a group, FIFA has also put up as many as seven different parameters, which would help them decide who qualifies in case the points are the same. We look at how all the eligible teams can make it to the knockouts of the World Cup.
Subhayan Dutta
newsfootball6 months ago

Quiz | How well do you the history of the FIFA World Cup

The 2018 FIFA World Cup is set to begin tomorrow in the European nation of Russia in which we will see Germany defend the coveted trophy against tough oppositions. With the competition fast-approaching, we have put together a quiz to test your knowledge about the prestigious tournament.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Sunil Chhetri spills his heart out in an emotional video appealing to Indian fans

Team India skipper and all-time top scorer of the Indian football team - Sunil Chhetri has made a desperate appeal to football fans in a recent video that was posted on Twitter recently. Chhetri urged everyone to come and support the Indian football team in the stadium so as to motivate them.
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reportfootballa year ago

Football Round Up | Southampton play out draw against Tottenham Hotspur; Barcelona thrash Real Betis 5-0

Southampton remained in the bottom three after playing the second draw in a row as on Sunday the Premier League game against Tottenham Hotspur ended 1-1. With the help of braces from Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez, Barcelona thrashed Real Betis 5-0 in La Liga to maintain an 11 point lead at the top.
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reportfootballa year ago

Champions League | Coutinho leads Liverpool to knock-outs, Ronaldo continues his CL form against Borussia Dortmund

Philippe Coutinho’s hat-trick helped Liverpool become the fifth English team to enter the last 16 of the Champions League with a 7-0 victory over Spartak Moscow. Meanwhile, Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score in all of his Real Madrid's CL matches as they got the better of Dortmund.
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newsfootballa year ago

UCL Round Up | Real Madrid thrash Apoel Nicosia 6-0; Tottenham Hotspur outclasses Borussia Dortmund

Cristiano Ronaldo has created history, after his brace against Apoel, in the Champions League becoming the first player to score 18 goals in the competition in a calendar year. Meanwhile, Tottenham Hotspur have topped their group after coming from behind in Germany to beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1.
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newsfootballa year ago

UCL Round Up | Tottenham Hotspur stun Real Madrid; Manchester City overcome Napoli is a goal fest

Tottenham Hotspur qualified for the round of 16 with a magnificent 3-1 win over defending champions Real Madrid at home, riding on a Dele Ali brace. Manchester City continued their flawless run away at Napoli as they overcame the Italian giants 4-2 after falling behind to advance to the next stage.
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