[Breaking] Europa League: Manchester United face Barcelona as Juventus battle Moses Simon’s Nantes *See full knockout draw

November 7, 2022 Solomon Arowolo 0

Manchester United will face Barcelona in the knockout play-off round of the 2022-23 Europa League, while Juventus take on Nantes. Nantes, a French Ligue 1 club has a Super Eagles striker Moses Simon as one of their key players. Europa League knockout round draw in full Barcelona vs Man Utd Juventus vs Nantes Sporting vs Midtjylland Shakhtar Donetsk vs Rennes Read More

Breaking: Ronaldo returns to Manchester United squad ahead Europa clash, Varane out

October 26, 2022 Editor 0

Erik ten Hag has confirmed Cristiano Ronaldo will return to Manchester United’s squad for Thursday’s Europa League game against Sheriff Tiraspol, but Raphael Varane has been ruled out until the World Cup. Ronaldo took part in United training on Tuesday for the first time since being dropped for Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. The 37-year-old was punished by Ten Hag Read More

Europa: How Super Eagles goalkeeper, Uzoho, stopped Ronaldo, other Manchester United hitmen

October 14, 2022 Editor 0

For any boyhood Manchester United fan, playing at Old Trafford is a dream come true. Then, to produce the performance of your life, takes things to a whole new level. That is exactly what happened to Omonia Nicosia goalkeeper Francis Uzoho on Thursday and even Scott McTominay’s stoppage-time winner for Manchester United would not spoil his moment. Uzoho, 23, had only played Read More

Breaking: Arsenal’s Europa League fixture vs PSV Eindhoven put off, Premier League games may suffer postponement

September 12, 2022 Editor 0

Arsenal’s Europa League tie with PSV Eindhoven has been postponed because of “severe limitations on police resources” following the death of Queen Elizabeth II. The match was due to take place at Emirates Stadium on Thursday. Uefa said a new date for the match would be communicated in due course. However, BBC Sport understands Chelsea’s Champions League group stage match Read More

[Breaking] Europa League: Manchester United succumb to Real Sociedad defeat as Nigeria’s Sadiq Umar shines

September 8, 2022 BBC 0

Manchester United’s Europa League group stage campaign began with a home defeat to Real Sociedad at Old Trafford with new Nigerian signing Sadiq Umar troubling the Devils’ defence area. The game was played after consultation with the Football Association and Uefa following the death of Queen Elizabeth II. No music was played in the stadium around the match and both Read More

EFL Cup: Manchester City crash out as West Ham soar high

October 28, 2021 Blueprint 0

Holders Manchester City were knocked out of the Carabao Cup after West Ham United won 5-3 on penalties in front of an ecstatic sell-out crowd at London Stadium. The fourth-round tie had ended goalless after 90 minutes before Said Benrahma scored the decisive spot-kick. Phil Foden fired his penalty wide to give the Hammers the advantage in the shootout. It Read More

UEFA Champions League: Again, Ronaldo rescues Manchester United, Chelsea, Samuel Chukwueze’s Villarreal, Bayern win

October 21, 2021 Blueprint 0

A late Cristiano Ronaldo winner capped another Manchester United comeback in the Champions League on Wednesday, this time against Atalanta, as holders Chelsea and Bayern Munich cruised to big victories and Barcelona gave their campaign a shot in the arm. The knives were out for United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as his side found themselves 2-0 down at halftime at Read More

Europa: Fans in Police net over Leicester City, Napoli violence

September 18, 2021 Blueprint 0

Several arrests were made after clashes between Leicester City and Napoli fans ahead of their Europa League tie. Police said eight Napoli fans and a 27-year-old man from Leicester were detained following a street fight about a mile from the King Power Stadium. A 39-year-old man from Italy was also detained on suspicion of racially abusing a taxi driver. Leicestershire Read More

Breaking: Mikel Obi leaves Stoke City, joins club in Kuwait

July 1, 2021 Editor 0

Kuwaiti Premier League club Al Kuwait SC have announced the signing of John Obi Mikel from Championship side Stoke City. The Brigadiers disclosed hat the former Chelsea and Trabzonspor star has penned a one-year contract that will keep him at the club for the 2021-22 season. Mikel’s signing comes as reinforcement for Al Kuwait who finished third in the Premier League Read More

Breaking: UEFA set to scrap away goals rule from all competitions

June 24, 2021 BBC 0

The away goals rule in European club football is to be abolished from the start of next season, governing body Uefa has confirmed. The rule, used since 1965, decided drawn two-legged games by favouring the team that scored the most away goals. All ties level on aggregate at the end of the second leg will instead go to extra time Read More

Ronaldo’s Juventus confront Inter Milan for Champions League spot

May 14, 2021 Blueprint 0

Juventus coach Andrea Pirlo warned his side were “alive and kicking” as they take on Inter Milan for Champions League survival on Saturday. Antonio Conte’s Inter have already wrapped up the Serie A title but the battle behind for a top four finish that would secure elite European football next season is tight. Just three points separate second-placed Atalanta and Read More

Breaking: Chukwueze, Emery on song as Arsenal crash out of Europa, Manchester United through to final despite loss

May 7, 2021 Supersport 0

Villarreal will face Manchester United in the Europa League final after the Spanish side held out for a 0-0 draw at Arsenal on Thursday to prevent a clean sweep of European finalists for Premier League sides. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang twice hit the post for Arsenal, but a 2-1 aggregate defeat means the Gunners will miss out on Champions League football for Read More

Breaking: Tottenham sack Mourinho

April 19, 2021 BBC 0

Jose Mourinho has been sacked by Tottenham after just 17 months in charge. The Portuguese replaced Mauricio Pochettino as Spurs manager in November 2019 and guided the club to sixth in the Premier League last season. They are currently seventh, having picked up two points from their past three league games, and were knocked out of the Europa League in Read More

Arsenal thrash Slavia Prague 4-0 to clinch Europa League semis spot

April 16, 2021 Administrator 0

 Arsenal cruised past Slavia Prague 4-0 to book a Europa League semi-final spot on Thursday, with three quick-fire goals in seven first-half minutes to advance 5-1 on aggregate. Alexandre Lacazette struck twice, including a penalty, while Nicolas Pepe and Bukayo Saka also found the net in the quarter-final second leg to set up a last-four clash with Villarreal. Arsenal, who Read More

Breaking: Inform Iheanacho nets brace as Leicester City lash Manchester United, set up Saints’ FA Cup semis clash

March 21, 2021 BBC 0

Leicester City reached their first FA Cup semi-final for 39 years with a fully deserved win over Manchester United at the King Power Stadium. Brendan Rodgers’ side will face Southampton at Wembley with Chelsea and Manchester City meeting in the other semi-final. Leicester, who lost to eventual winners Tottenham in the 1982 semi-final, were the more vibrant and positive team Read More

Manchester United to play Granada, Arsenal face Slavia Prague in Europa

March 20, 2021 Blueprint 0

Manchester United have been drawn against Granada in the Europa League quarter-finals, while Arsenal will face Slavia Prague. Ajax have been drawn against Roma, while Dinamo Zagreb play Villarreal. In the semi-finals, the winner of the Granada v Manchester United tie will play Ajax or Roma and Dinamo Zagreb or Villarreal will play Arsenal or Slavia Prague. The two-legged quarter-final Read More

Breaking: Mourinho to be fired from Tottenham if… Report

March 19, 2021 Dailymail 0

Jose Mourinho is under huge pressure to deliver top-level European football, with failure set to cost the Tottenham boss his job. A season in the European wilderness will place significant strain on the club’s finances that has already endured major blows by their failure to qualify for this term’s Champions League and the Covid pandemic. And while Mourinho’s position is under greater internal scrutiny following Read More

Breaking: Rangers, Super Eagles duo Aribo, Balogun’s club win 55th Scottish premiership title

March 7, 2021 Skysports 0

Rangers have won their 55th Scottish top-flight title after Celtic’s 0-0 draw against Dundee United at Tannadice on Sunday officially ended their bid for 10-in-a-row. Super Eagles duo Joe Aribo and Leon Balogun are plying their trade with Rangers. Celtic needed to take maximum points from their trip to Dundee United after Rangers’ 3-0 win over St Mirren on Saturday took them Read More