reportfootball2 years ago

Football Round Up | Liverpool down West Ham 4-1; Bayern Munich beat Dortmund

Liverpool has produced the perfect counter-attacking performance to thrash West Ham 4-1 at London Stadium in a Premier League encounter. In Bundesliga, Bayern Munich registered an emphatic 3-1 victory over the title rivals Borussia Dortmund to open a four-point lead at the top of the table.
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newsfootball2 years ago

World Cup Qualifiers | Poland, England qualify, Scotland's World Cup dreams ended

Poland sealed their first World Cup spot since the 2006 tournament thanks to Robert Lewandowski excellent goal against Montenegro on Sunday. Scotland blew their last chance to remain in contention for a World Cup place meanwhile England ended their qualifying campaign with a 1-0 win in Lithuania.
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newsfootball2 years ago

Football Round Up | England hold Scotland to a 2-2 draw while Poland thrash Romania

England came from behind to hold neighbours Scotland to an exciting 2-2 draw courtesy a stoppage-time volley by English captain Harry Kane at Hampden Park in Glasgow. Meanwhile, Poland thrashed Romania 3-1 at home while Germany routed San Marino 7-0 to stay at the spot in their Qualification group.
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reportfootball2 years ago

Champions League Roundup | Real Madrid ride on Ronaldo's hat-trick; Leicester City's campaign ends

Leicester City's Champions League campaign came to a disappointing end despite putting up a spirited 1-1 home draw against Atletico Madrid. Meanwhile, riding on a Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick, Real Madrid beat Bayern Munich in a controversial quarterfinal to make the semis for the 7th time in a row.
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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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featurefootball2 years ago

How did the term free agent or Bosman deal come into play in football?

Until 1995, football players were not allowed to leave clubs on free transfers until their parent club received a considerable transfer fee from the club interested in buying the player. However, the case of a Belgian midfielder named Jean-Marc Bosman changed the entire landscape of football.
Samarendranath Soory
newsfootball3 years ago

Lewandowski scores a brace after being attacked by flares

Polish striker Robert Lewandowski was attacked by a flare thrown by the home fans in the Group E European Qualification game against Romania yesterday. The Bayern Munich player recovered from the early shock to complete a seven minute brace to ensure Poland sit pretty at the top of Group E.
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newsfootball3 years ago

Lewandowski backs Liverpool for Premier League title

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski backed Liverpool's chances for the Premier League title this season under his former coach Jurgen Klopp. Lewandowski, who developed into one of Europe's finest strikers at Dortmund under Klopp, also said that the German was like a father to him.
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reportfootball3 years ago

Euro 2016 | Portugal beat Poland in dramatic penalty shootout to enter semis

In a nail-biting finish at the Stade Velodrome, Portugal defeated Poland 5-3 on penalties to enter the semi-final of Euro 2016 on Thursday. Poland captain Robert Lewandowski opened the scoring in the second minute, before 18-year-old Renato Sanches scored in the 33rd minute to level things up.
Arun S Kaimal
reportfootball3 years ago

Euro 2016 | Day 3: Germany emerge as early leaders, Croatia avenge 2008 defeat & Northern Ireland's underwhelming debut

Croatia made a winning start to their campaign against Turkey courtesy of a stunning goal from Luka Modric. Northern Ireland's ultra-defensive approach led to Poland's first ever win at the European Championship, while Germany got the job done with a 2-0 win over Ukraine to lead Group C.
Amlan Majumdar