reportfootballa month ago

Champions League : United, Barcelona win, Chelsea and Roma play out thrilling draw

Manchester United, Barcelona, and Paris Saint-Germain joined Besiktas and Manchester City as the only teams to win all their games in the Champions League thus far with comfortable victories yesterday. Chelsea and Roma, though, had to settle for an exciting 3-3 draw at Stamford Bridge in round 3.
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newsfootballa month ago

World Cup Qualifiers : Lionel Messi hat-trick guides Argentina into World Cup; Chile bow out

Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick when his team needed it the most to help Argentina secure a 3-1 win over Ecuador and a spot in the 2018 World Cup in Russia next summer. Colombia, too, qualified for next year's World Cup, while Chile's hopes were shattered after a 3-0 loss to Brazil.
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newsfootball2 months ago

World Cup Qualifiers | England, Germany qualify, Argentina in danger of missing out after draw

A late goal by Harry Kane ensured England a place in next year’s World Cup as they beat Slovenia 1-0 while defending champions Germany outplayed a weak Northern Ireland side 3-1 to book their berth at Russia as well. Argentina’s qualification hopes hang in the balance after a 0-0 draw with Peru.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Football Round Up | Liverpool stunned by Leicester City in EFL Cup as Messi heroics help Barcelona beat Eibar

Liverpool’s nightmarish form continued in the EFL Cup third round as goals from Shinji Okazaki and Islam Slimani saw the Reds lose 2-0 at King Power Stadium. Barcelona remained atop the La Liga table with an easy 6-1 victory over Eibar at the Nou Camp, with Lionel Messi scoring four goals.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Champions League | United, Chelsea, and Barcelona start campaigns with comfortable wins

Manchester United and Chelsea started their Champions League campaigns with convincing wins - United putting three past Basel while Chelsea scoring an incredible six against Qarabag. Meanwhile, in the first high profile game of the season, a Lionel Messi brace saw Barcelona thrash Juventus 3-0. 
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newsfootball2 months ago

Football Round Up | Manchester City bulldozed Liverpool 5-0 as a resilient Stoke City held Manchester United to a 2-2 draw

Pep Guardiola’s men handed Jurgen Klopp his heaviest Premier League defeat as they outclassed a 10-man Liverpool side 5-0 at the Etihad Stadium to sit second in the table. Manchester United’s blazing start to the season came to a halt as a determined Stoke City denied them a fourth win on the trot.
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newsfootball3 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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featurefootball4 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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newsfootball5 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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reportfootball7 months ago

Soccer Roundup | Crystal Palace, United secure victory; Messi propels Barcelona over Real Madrid

Christian Benteke scored in either half as Crystal Palace beat Liverpool at Anfield to dent Liverpool’s top-four aspirations in the Premier League. Meanwhile, Wayne Rooney scored his first goal since January to help Manchester United defeat Burney 2-0 to stay in contention for a top-four finish.
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