Wednesday, 18 October 2017

UCL Roundup: Chelsea & Roma Play Out Thriller As Man United, Barca See Wins

The round-up of Wednesday's UEFA Champions League ties..

Dutch-Nigerian Star Ebuehi To Play Against Algeria

The assistant coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Salisu Yusuf has confirmed that Dutch-Nigerian defender Tyrone Ebuehi is in line for his international debut with Nigeria.

Tottenham- Real Madrid At Wembley Will Be Like Cup Final - Zidane

Spurs are still finding their feet at Wembley and have only won four of their ten matches at their new home, with last weekend’s win over Bournemouth their first in the league.

Ibrahimovic Returns To Man United First-Team Training

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has returned to first-team training at Manchester United over the past week ahead of tonight's Champions League clash with Benfica, ​The Sun have reported.

Sanchez Avoids Shaking Hands With Wenger In Arsenal Training - Video

Alexis Sanchez appeared to snub shaking Arsene Wenger's hand on the Arsenal training ground ahead of their Europa League clash with Red Star Belgrade on Thursday.

Real Madrid President Florentino Comments On PSG Spending

Florentino Perez has commented on Paris Saint-Germain's spending power on players, saying he doesn't know how they have accomplished it.

Man United Player Spotted Leaving PSG Hotel

He is currently out of action because of a knee injury which he suffered during Belgium’s 4-3 victory over Bosnia-Herzegovina in the World Cup qualifiers earlier this month.

Warrior Ozil Upset By Arsenal Lack Of Signings - Pires

Ozil has been criticised after some below-par performances this season, but Arsenal great Pires defended him in an interview with Sport Bild.

Barca Want Liverpool's Woodburn

Ben Woodburn is the subject of transfer interest from Barcelona, according to reports in Spain.

I Don't Need To Be Neymar's Friend, Says Cavani

Edinson Cavani has claimed that he does not have to be friends with Neymar for the duo to perform well in tandem with each other at Paris Saint-Germain.

Nigeria Can Lift 2018 World Cup, Says CAF president

President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Ahmad Ahmad is hopeful that Nigeria makes history in next year’s FIFA World Cup in Russia by surpassing their previous records in the global mundial.

Barca's Leo Messi Wants Nigeria World Cup Reunion

Reports have emerged suggesting that Lionel Messi would like Argentina to draw Nigeria in the group stages of next year's World Cup - for the third showpiece in succession.

Real Madrid Wanted Spurs Boss Pochettino Before Hiring Zidane

Zinedine Zidane has won back-to-back Champions League titles since being named as Real Madrid coach in January 2016, but things could have looked quite different had Los Blancos pursued Mauricio Pochettino more seriously instead.

Algeria To Name New Coach On Thursday

The Algerian Federation are set to announce the appointment of Desert Foxes legend Rabah Madjer as the new coach of the national team in the coming days, according to reports.

Mikel And Ighalo Ready To Play Against Algeria

Contrary to reports that China-based Nigeria duo, John Obi Mikel and Odion Ighalo may not be needed by coach Gernot Rohr for their last World Cup qualification game in Algeria, both players are ready to make themselves available if called upon.