Achieved a record of 1000 successful dribbles by a player in Europe's top five leagues since the start of 2015/2016 [thus: eight seasons] against Lyon in Ligue 1, where he completed 4 dribbles before the international break. Paris Saint-Germain attacker Lionel Messi on the latest updates has set another staggering record - 35 completed take-ons this season in Europe's top five leagues [Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Ligue 1 and Bundesliga] - 13 more than any other player, where the most were against Nantes - ten (10).
Inter-Schools Competitions in Ghana has always been interesting and nothing shows that it will end someday. It has produced great footballers who played in Ghana and abroad as well. There are currently four Ghanaian football legends who were very famous when they played in the Inter-Schools competitions and later on got the opportunity to play in clubs outside Ghana.
1. RIYAD MAHREZ. Riyad Mahrez is a player who plays for Manchester City in the English Premier Leaague and represents Algeria in terms of Nationality. Mahrez helped his team lift the English Premier Leaague for the fourth time in five years. He scored 11 goals and assisted 4 in the League.
Alexander Lacazette sign by his boyhood club - Olympique Lyonnais Started his football career with Lyon, the Frenchman via club post has reportedly been signed on a free transfer from Arsenal. Left in 2017 to join the English outfit, the 31-year-old has sealed a move back to his boyhood club.
Sinan Bolat is the only goalkeeper to score a non - penalty (open play) goal in the UEFA Champions League. He plays as a goalkeeper for belgian club Westerlo. He has played for Turkey both at youth level and senior level. The Turkish goalkeeper scored a stoppage time equalizer for Standard Liege against AZ Alkmaar on 9 December 2009 with a powerful header from a free kick cross.
Marseille vs Strasbourg. There will be fireworks when Olympique Marseille and Strasbourg go head to head in a highly-anticipated Ligue 1 game. Olympique Marseille are one point away from securing their spot in the Champions League qualifiers, but a win over Strasbourg could see them seal automatic qualification for the elite competition group stages.
The opening date for this summer’s European transfer window is imminent. This has heated up clubs quest for new signings. Some clubs have already completed the signing of new players while others are yet to present their bids to convince players to sign for them. Arsenal is one of the clubs which are ready to make changes at the club.
The market for the transfer of football players has been relatively active over the past twenty-four hours. A number of deals involving players going to new teams and taking on new responsibilities in advance of the upcoming season have been finalized. Listed below are some of the transactions that have been finalized within the past twenty-four hours.
Gabriel Jesus is expected to pick up where he left off at Manchester City once he becomes an Arsenal player as he looks set to don the number nine shirt once again. Arsenal is set to be the first team with Mohammed and Jesus playing together in the same team.
Karim Benzema is one of the few players almost everyone agrees should win this year's Ballon d’Or. Karim Mostafa Benzema is a French professional footballer who plays as a striker for La Liga club Real Madrid and the France national team. A creative and prolific forward known for his playmaking and finishing, he is regarded as one of the best forwards of his generation.
The Confederation of Africa Football, CAF has release the full list of nominees for men in the 2021/22 CAF awards. Full list of nominees Player of the Year (Men) Riyad Mahrez (Algeria & Manchester City) Karl Toko Ekambi (Cameroon & Lyon) Vincent Aboubakar (Cameroon & Al Nassr)
English clubs are busily trying to improve their squads in preparation for next season. Here are the major transfer news making rounds today. Arsenal Arsenal are interested in signing Dutch forward Memphis Depay as reported by Del Mundo. The striker fell off the grid with injury and the arrival of Aubameyang further limited his game time.
Gaziantep faces off with guests Goztepe at Kalyon Stadyumu in the Super Lig fixture on Saturday. Gaziantep DLWLDL Gaziantep will be hoping for a better result following a 4 1 Super Lig loss in their previous game against Konyaspor. Goztepe LLLLLL Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Fenerbahce in the Super Lig competition, Goztepe will be aiming to make amends here.
Samuel Kuffour, a former Ghanaian international, has revealed why Michael Essien departed the Ghanaian camp during the 2002 Africa Cup of Nations competition in Mali. Essien was a member of the Black Stars team that was put up for the competition, but he departed the camp to join his club in France following the opening match against Morocco.
The female side of Lyon has defeated FC Barcelona female side to win the women's UEFA champions league. Barcelona was aiming for revenge against Lyon after losing to them 2 years ago. But Lyon proved that they are the queens of women's football in Europe. This is their 8th title win and are the current record holders with the most titles.
ARSENAL are reportedly interested in signing Lucas Paqueta from Lyon. In their pursuit of Lyon star Lucas Paqueta, Arsenal may have a secret weapon. The Brazil international has emerged as a target for Mikel Arteta, and the presence of a familiar face at Lyon could benefit Arsenal.
Marseille and Lyon will take on each other in the last game of Matchday No 35 in Ligue 1 on Sunday evening at Stade Orange Velodrome. Both teams were successful last weekend and we have reasons to expect a thrilling encounter when they come across each other. Marseille have generally had a much more successful campaign in this term of Ligue 1.
Although the former Lyon player has rejected a proposal from Spurs, Memphis Depay would be open to go to a team with a "project." Despite selling Depay back in 2015, when Jose Mourinho was still in charge, Manchester United is showing interest in the Dutch international.
EXCLUSIVE Manchester United are trying to hijack Tyrell Malacia deal! After full verbal agreement with Lyon, Man Utd jumped into it before it was signed. 🚨🇳🇱 #MUFC Talks with Feyenoord to reach an agreement, Dutch sources confirm. Detail: Malacia has same agents as Frenkie de Jong.
The Uefa women champions League came to a successful end today.The final match was played between Lyon from France and Barcelona from Spain. Barcelona won every single league game this season, scoring 159 times. They had won 43 of their 44 overall games before today, and they were the Uefa Woman Champions League reigning champions.