There is some amazing football talent coming from the African continent and there has been for years. It’s no wonder that some of these players get snapped up by the biggest clubs across Europe and the UK, and for a hefty sum of money too. There are some eye-wateringly lucrative contracts going, but these players are definitely worth it.
Today, the European Premier League, most commonly known as the EPL, is among the world’s most prestigious football events. The EPL is considered by governing bodies to be the top football league within the United Kingdom, and thanks to its age and popularity, it’s seated itself as one of the crowning achievements to win for any football team or club.
Although the modern iteration of the EPL is relatively new, it was based off of an older organisation that was on its last legs, and its revival is arguably one of the primary reasons that football went from being somewhat popular to being a world leader.
The FA Cup is considered by many as the predecessor to modern, organised footballing events that we’ve grown to love so much in modern times, it was once known as the world’s greatest club competition before the creation of the Champions League. The FA Cup is still incredibly popular among fans, and for any players that successfully get a Football Association Challenge Cup under their belt, it’s an excellent advantage and a fast way to start a career.
L’Équipe, a nationwide daily newspaper in France which devotes itself to sports stories, has published its annual list of the current highest-paid Football players and coaches.
The Champions League is nearly upon us, and the world’s most beloved football clubs have been hard at work choosing the players who will represent them there. (more…)
Not only is Ronaldinho considered to be one of the best players of his generation, but he also is regarded by many to be the single greatest football player of all time. You read that right, the best football player in history!
It’s no secret that Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the world’s best footballers thanks to his quick reaction times and incredible sporting skill. However, one of the player’s Portugal team mates has now stepped forward to confirm this legendary status, telling the world that Ronaldo is just as good as they think he is.
Manchester United’s player injury issues aren’t over yet, according to the iconic English club in a recent set of statements. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has announced that Paul Pogba is likely to be out of action until this coming December, which unfortunately means that he’ll miss Wednesday’s upcoming Carabao Cup game at Chelsea.
According to local sources, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola will have cash to spend this coming January after his board chose to allocate funds for new signings. Manchester City, the British Premier League champs, made a tepid start to their title defence recently, and trail leaders opposition team Liverpool by 8 points after a total of 8 matches.