BRAZIL MAINTAIN PERFECT QUALIFYING CAMPAIGN

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E-VELmmXIAIR_QT.jpg

Five-time world champions Brazil have been perfect since the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers started in the South American section. The latest qualifier ended in a slim win over hosts Chile for the Brazilians who were able to maintain their unblemished start to the qualifiers.

Brazil were not at their fluent best in Santiago but they were able to secure a 1-0 win over the Chileans thanks to the goal from Everton Ribeiro. The goal scored by the Flamengo attacker made it seven wins from seven games in the qualifiers.

Continue reading “BRAZIL MAINTAIN PERFECT QUALIFYING CAMPAIGN”

NEYMAR SENDS GIFT TO FORMER TEAMMATE

Paris Saint Germain (PSG) forward Neymar has sent agift to former Barcelona teammate Ivan Rakitic. Croatian international Rakitic revealed the lovely gesture from Neymar via his official Twitter handle.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E7Y63HuWYAAFfCm.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E7Y63HuWYAAFfCm.jpg

Neymar sent Rakitic a PSG shirt with his name on the back. Rakitic talked about the gift from Neymar after his Sevilla side faced a PSG team without Neymar in a pre-season friendly last week. Rakitic was on target from the penalty spot as the two teams (Sevilla and PSG) shared a four-goal thriller. The two Champions League campaigners played out a 2-2 draw in the Algarve as they continue preparations for the new season.
Continue reading “NEYMAR SENDS GIFT TO FORMER TEAMMATE”

VARGAS ENHANCES GOLDEN BOOT CHASE

Atletico Mineiro attacker Eduardo Vargas enhanced his chase for the Golden Boot after he scored for Chile in their latest Copa America clash with Uruguay as the two teams shared the spoils. The Chilean player was on target as his team played out a 1-1 draw with two-time world champions Uruguay in Cuiaba on Monday.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E4PoosKWEAIX-RP.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E4PoosKWEAIX-RP.jpg

Vargas gave Chile the lead on 26 minutes in the Group A encounter. His goal gave Chile an halftime advantage at the expense of the Uruguayans but the two-time winners of the Copa America tournament could not hold on for the win thanks to the second half strike from Atletico Madrid hitman Luis Suarez. Ex-Barcelona star Suarez found the back of the net just before the halfway stage of the second half to ensure that his team didn’t follow up the 1-0 loss to Argentina in their last Group A game before the Chile encounter with another defeat against the Chileans.
Continue reading “VARGAS ENHANCES GOLDEN BOOT CHASE”

BRAZIL PLAYERS MAKE DECISION ON TOURNAMENT

Brazilian players have decided to honour the upcoming 2021 Copa America tournament despite their concerns over the late decision to host the tournament in Brazil.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E3aPCePUYAIEDkp.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E3aPCePUYAIEDkp.jpg

Paris Saint Germain (PSG) star Neymar and his Brazilian teammates had used social media to convey their position on the hosting of the Copa America tournament in Brazil after Argentina and Colombia were dropped as joint hosts.
Continue reading “BRAZIL PLAYERS MAKE DECISION ON TOURNAMENT”

LIGUE 1: CAN PSG STOP LILLE?

Lille and not PSG are the French Ligue 1 leaders going into the last three games of the season thus leading to the question of whether Lille can stay at the top at the end of the three games left to play in the top flight of club football in France this season.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E0g8RXJX0AEFhuD.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/E0g8RXJX0AEFhuD.jpg

PSG trail Lille by a single point going into the final three games and they could be four points adrift by the time face Rennes away from home on Sunday.
Continue reading “LIGUE 1: CAN PSG STOP LILLE?”

NEYMAR CLOSES GAP ON XAVI

PSG attacker Neymar was back to his best earlier this week in the Champions League meeting with holders Bayern Munich. Neymar was one of the best players as PSG were able to avenge the Champions League defeat suffered at the hands of the Bavarian giants in the final of the competition last season.

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Eyg249pXAAE0REX.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Eyg249pXAAE0REX.jpg

Neymar provided the assists for the first two PSG goals to propel his French club to a 3-2 away win over Bayern Munich in what was the first leg of their Champions League quarterfinal clash.
Continue reading “NEYMAR CLOSES GAP ON XAVI”