featurefootballa year 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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reportfootball2 years ago

Champions League | Isco seals Real Madrid's final showdown with Juventus

Isco scored a crucial away goal for Real Madrid to ensure that the club will take on Juventus in the Champions League final. Despite losing the semifinal second leg 2-1 to Atletico on the night, Isco’s goal helped Real seal a 4-2 aggregate win as they look to defend the CL crown.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Champions League | Ronaldo secures away win for Real at Bayern; Atletco, Monaco win

A Cristiano Ronaldo brace ensured Real Madrid will return for the second leg quarter-final tie to the Santiago Bernabeu with a lead after beating Bayern Munich 2-1 at the Allianz Arena yesterday. Antoine Griezmann's penalty was enough for Atletico Madrid to overcome English Champions Leicester City.
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reportfootball2 years ago

WATCH : Champions League Round-up | Atletico Madrid defeat Bayer Leverkusen; City prevail over Monaco

Last year's runners-up Atletico Madrid defeated Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 in the Champions League last-16 tie to put the club within reach of the Champions League quarterfinals. In another match, Sergio Aguero scored twice to help Manchester City win 5-3 against Monaco after being down 1-2 at half-time.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Cristiano Ronaldo wins fourth Ballon d'Or in a one-sided affair

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo beat arch-rival Lionel Messi to claim the prestigious Ballon d'Or for the fourth time in his career. The Portuguese captain is now just one behind the Argentine, and it is the ninth consecutive year that either of the two have won the award.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Ibrahimovic cannot be United’s first-choice striker, says Paul Scholes

Manchester United legend Paul Scholes is of the opinion that the experienced Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a good hand to have on the team as a mentor to the younger lot and not as the club’s first-choice striker, a role he expects Marcus Rashford to fill while learning from the Swede.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Cristiano Ronaldo confident of winning Ballon d'Or

Cristiano Ronaldo has claimed that he is confident of winning his fourth Ballon d'Or title completing a European double of the Champions League and the Euros in 2016. A win for Ronaldo would take him within a title of eternal rival Barcelona's Lionel Messi who has already won five.
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newsfootball3 years ago

MSN, Ronaldo lead Ballon d'Or shortlist ; de Gea misses out

The Ballon d'Or shortlist, announced on Monday, has thrown in some big surprises by excluding Arsenal's Mesut Ozil and Manchester United's David De Gea. Meanwhile, it is expected that the trio of Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Suarez and Antoine Greizmann will make it to the podium on 9 January 2017.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Griezmann not world class yet, claims Franck Ribery

Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery has claimed that his International team-mate Antoine Griezmann is not "world class" yet even though the Atletico striker claimed the golden boot at Euro2016. Griezmann has scored six goals in as many appearances in La Liga this season.
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featurefootball3 years ago

Tactical Analysis | How timely changes helped Atletico to earn a draw against Barca

The clash between the Spanish giants ended in an intense 1-1 draw the Camp Nou.
Samarendranath Soory