newsfootball2 days ago

UCL Round Up | Liverpool, Manchester City get easy wins; Tottenham Hotspur hold Real Madrid at Bernabeu

Manchester City and Liverpool moved one step closer to progressing into the round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League as they registered convincing wins over Napoli and Maribor respectively. Spurs showed real grit and determination to hold defending champions Real Madrid to a draw at the Bernabeu.
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newsfootball23 days ago

Champions League | Liverpool held to another draw, Ronaldo brace helps Real down Dortmund

Liverpool secured their second successive draw in the Champions League as the Reds failed to crack the Spartak Moscow code in the second half and satisfied with a 1-1 draw. On the other hand, Cristiano Ronaldo scored two goals to guide Real Madrid to a 3-1 victory over Borussia Dortmund.
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reportfootballa month ago

Champions League Round-up | Liverpool draw against Sevilla; Real Madrid start title defense with huge win

Liverpool's first game in the Champions League since 2014 ended in a 2-2 draw against Sevilla at Anfield while Manchester City completely dominated the Dutch side Feyenoord thrashing them 4-0. Thanks to a brace by Cristiano Ronaldo, defending champions Real Madrid beat APOEL Nicosia 3-0.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Football Round-up | Real Madrid thrash Barcelona 3-1; Manchester United kick off their campaign with an electrifying win

Real Madrid defeated arch-rivals Barcelona 3-1 at Camp Nou in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup with Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a vital goal for the visitors. Meanwhile, in the English Premier League, Romelu Lukaku scored a brace as Manchester United thrashed West Ham United 4-0 at Old Trafford.
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featurefootball3 months ago

Neymar : A traitor or an opportunist

A quiet Sunday afternoon for Barcelona fans who sighed a breath of relief after a week of speculation of Neymar leaving the Catalans for PSG suddenly turned out to be a nightmare after it was reported that Neymar had stormed out of Barcelona training after an altercation with defender Semedo.
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reportfootball4 months ago

Confederations Cup 2017 | Chile seal final berth after beating Portugal in penalty shootout

Chile booked a place in the final of the 2017 Confederations Cup beating Portugal on penalties in the semi-final after the game ended 0-0 in 120 minutes. Claudio Bravo was the star of the show for Chile as he saved three consecutive penalties in the shootout to help Chile register the 3-0 win.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Confederations Cup | Portugal and Mexico seal semi-final berths

UEFA Euro 2016 Champions Portugal thrashed a spirited New Zealand 4-0 courtesy goals from veterans Luis Nani and Cristiano Ronaldo to enter the semi-finals of the tournament. Meanwhile, hosts Russia were eliminated from the competition after suffering a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Mexico.
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reportfootball4 months ago

Confederations Cup 2017 | Ronaldo strikes in Portugal win while Mexico eliminate New Zealand

Cristiano Ronaldo struck for Portugal in the early minutes of the match that saw his side beat Russia by 1-0 in the Confederations Cup yesterday. Mexico had to come from behind, in the second half, to win their match against New Zealand 2-1, a game that ended the Kiwi's campaign in Russia.
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reportfootball4 months ago

Confederations Cup | Portugal hold Mexico to a 2-2 draw while Chile beat Cameroon

A stoppage-time header from Hector Moreno helped Mexico eke out a 2-2 draw after they had gifted an own goal and a likely win to Portugal in the Confederations Cup. Chile won the other encounter thanks to goals from Arturo Vidal, with an 81st-minute header, and a late goal from Edu Vargas.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Sunil Chhetri surpasses Wayne Rooney to become the fourth highest active goalscorer in international football

Sunil Chhetri displaced England striker Wayne Rooney to occupy the fourth spot on the international highest active goalscorer list courtesy his winning strike against Kyrgyzstan. Chhetri is now behind Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Clint Dempsey who occupy the top three positions in that order.
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