16.1.2021 10:02 am
“To play in the EPL you need to be an extraordinary player in South Africa and it is not just about talent,” said the Al Ahly head coach.
When sharing his thoughts with Phakaaathi on Percy Tau finally turning out for Brighton & Hove Albion after spending over two years on loan in Belgium, Pitso Mosimane sounded like a proud father who just saw his son take his first step.
The term “Gracias Negrito” , which translates as: “Thank you little black person,” got star footballer Edinson Cavani fined for racism in England, but most of his countrymen insist it is a term of endearment.
Premier League chiefs have warned players to halt celebrations to comply with strict Covid-19 protocols following the virus spike in Britain.
Arteta’s side had won their previous four matches in all competitions, but they were fortunate extend their unbeaten run to five games.
Bilbao were beaten 3-2 by Barca in La Liga only last week, with Lionel Messi scoring twice at San Mames, yet they will get another shot at Ronald Koeman’s side this weekend
Bielsa accepted it was natural to describe the 3-0 defeat in the third round as a humiliation but said he would try to learn from it.
Villa were forced to field a youth team in their FA Cup tie with Liverpool last week after nine players and five staff tested positive for Covid-19.
Manchester City and Fulham players crowded together after scoring on Wednesday, ignoring warnings from the Premier League to observe rules on unnecessary contact.
“I need to adjust to the team and the league. With time I will get better as I understand the way the coach wants me to play more,” the Bafana Bafana international after playing his first game in the English Premier League.
The 20-year-old midfielder scored his eighth goal of the season as City beat Premier League strugglers Brighton 1-0 on Wednesday
A win against third bottom Fulham would have taken them into third place above Manchester City.
Messi was watching on as Ter Stegen did his best to fill the void in Cordoba, the goalkeeper immense both in the shoot-out and during normal time, which had finished 1-1.
This is the first time Bayern have been knocked out of the cup by a non-Bundesliga club since losing to then fourth-tier Magdeburg in 2000/01.
The Champions Trophy is the French equivalent of a Super Cup, usually contested at the start of the season by the league champions and French Cup winners.