newsfootball24 days ago

Would loved to have won World Cup, admits Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi had admitted that winning an international trophy with his country Argentina is of utmost importance to him with the Argentine losing in four separate finals which includes the 1-0 loss to Germany in 2014. The superstar has won everything for Barcelona but has struggled internationally.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Love to dribble and sprint, Sahal Abdul Samad gets his inspiration from Lionel Messi

22-year-old Sahal Abdul Samad has said he loves to dribble and sprint wherever he plays and tries to watch and learn the Argentine maestro Lionel Messi. The youngster believes India can win the fixture against Oman in November and hope for a berth in the next round of the World Cup qualifiers.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Kante needs time to recover after four years of non-stop football, reveals Frank Lampard

Frank Lampard is starting to get worried about one of his main players in N'Golo Kante. The midfielder has been through a lot of stress over the past four years thanks to the insane amount of games he has played for Leicester, Chelsea and France in their successful trophy filled campaigns.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Didn’t expect East Bengal to react this way, reveals Jobby Justin

ATK forward Jobby Justin has expressed his disappointment at East Bengal’s misbehaviour concerning his transfer to ISL, stating that they have very friendly when he was scoring goals for them. The striker also opened up about his nervy initial moments during his maiden national call-up.
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newsfootball3 months ago

We have been miserable away from home, says Sunil Chhetri

Sunil Chhetri has stated that India would need to train together for long to overturn their miserable away record in the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers. The Indian skipper has also shed light on how Igor Stimac’s playing style hasn’t been very different from what the ISL players follow.
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newsfootball4 months ago

FIFA World Cup | India drawn with Qatar, Oman, Afghanistan, Bangladesh for qualifiers

The Indian football team has been grouped with Qatar, Oman, Afghanistan and Bangladesh in Group E for Round 2 FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifiers and AFC Asian Cup 2023 qualifiers. The draw took place at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Headquarters in Kuala Lumpur earlier on Wednesday.
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newsfootballa year ago

Qatar World cup to be played in winter months, confirms Gianni Infantino

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has confirmed that the 2022 Qatar World Cup would be played in winter as opposed to the usual summer season. He stated that it is the right decision and the leagues have been informed of the development and they would adjust their schedule according to World Cup.
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newsfootballa year ago

Building a winning team: How football and Corporate are two sides of a coin

For all of you who follow Football, you will see leaders encouraging their teammates when the score isn’t in their favour; I personally love that leadership skill. Your team needs you more when they are failing and you as a coach need to help them to be successful.
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newsfootballa year ago

Qatar contemplating 48-team FIFA World Cup in 2022

The organizers responsible for conducting the FIFA World Cup in Qatar in 2022 are open to considering the possibility of including 48 teams to participate in the grand world tournament. FIFA President Gianni Infantino has expressed his wish of adding 16 more teams in the tournament.
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newsfootballa year 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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