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Real Madrid sweat on defence ace ahead of El Clasico against Barca

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has continued to train alone ahead of the first El Clasico of the season against Barcelona this weekend. The Spain captain came off injured during Madrid’s home defeat to Cadiz on Saturday and sat out the midweek loss to Shakhtar Donestk, and now faces a race against time to feature against the Catalan giants. https://twitter.com/realmadriden/status/1319292428797407234 As per Marca, Ramos is yet to return to full fitness and is now training alone as the club attempt to ensure he is…

Tax fraud: Former La Liga club chief jailed for seven years

Former Rayo Vallecano president Teresa Rivero has had her seven-year prison sentence in Spain ratified after being convicted of a tax offence totalling €8.4m. The details have been outlined by a report in Cadena Ser, with Rivero initially sentenced in July 2018 and with the appeal now returning the same verdict from a Madrid court. The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeals filed by Rivero with prison sentences confirmed: two years for each of the two crimes related to personal income tax in 2009 and 2010, another two…

Arsenal, Rangers win as Europa League group stage kicks-off

Arsenal came from behind to down Rapid Vienna 2-1 and Rangers beat Standard Liege 2-0 in the opening round of Europa League group stage matches on Thursday night. Arsenal, the 2019 finalists under Unai Emery, were struggling to make an impact in Austria. After a goalless first half they went behind when keeper Bernd Leno fluffed a clearance on a night he will want to forget. Taxiarchis Fountas capitalised on Leno's clanger, much to the joy of the 3 000 home fans allowed in to watch under coronavirus safety…

UEL: Bale starts as Spurs win, Celtic fall to Milan

Gareth Bale helped Tottenham to an opening 3-0 victory over LASK of Austria in their Europa League campaign on Thursday night but Celtic suffered another setback with a home 3-1 loss at the hands of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's AC Milan. There were also wins for Spurs' Premier League rivals Arsenal and Leicester which left English sides looking back on a promising week in Europe with six victories and one draw from Champions League and Europa League games. Despite Bale starting for the first time since his return from Real…

Fuming Gattuso blasts Osimhen, others after Napoli’s home defeat

Gennaro Gattuso's spirit has been destroyed by Napoli's home loss to AZ Alkmaar in the Europa League contest as he attributed the 0-1 deficit to the unseriousness of his players in front of goal. Gattuso saw determination both in defence and attack as the main difference between Napoli and AZ Alkmaar but... ‘Our possession was sterile.’ The Partenopei looked a completely different team to the one that tore Atalanta to shreds 4-1 on Saturday, as although they dominated possession in the Europa League group game, they…

Messi sends a message to Ronaldo

Lionel Messi hopes Cristiano Ronaldo can play in Barcelona's Champions League clash with Juventus because coming up against him is "special". Ronaldo is a doubt for the fixture after he tested positive for the coronavirus. The Portuguese first tested positive on October 13 while on international duty, and immediately began self-isolating. Ronaldo missed Juventus' next two matches against Crotone and Dynamo Kiev as a result, but was hopeful of returning in time to take on Barcelona. read also:Ronaldo tests…

Europa League: How AZ Alkmaar shocked Osimhen’s Napoli at home

Napoli opened their Europa League campaign with a shock 0-1 defeat to an AZ Alkmaar side hit hard by COVID-19, as a defensive lapse proved costly. The Partenopei stuck with the 4-2-3-1 formation that smashed Atalanta 4-1 at the weekend, as Lorenzo Insigne was only fit for the bench, Stanislav Lobotka stepped in for Tiemoue Bakayoko. There were some doubts AZ would make the trip at all, as nine players were out with COVID-19, although the only one who had been expected to start was Myron Boadu. Napoli, of course, were…

NFF inducts newly appointed National team coaches

Nigeria Football Federation has inducted recently appointed coaches of the various National Teams. The event, which held at the Sunday Dankaro House headquarters of the football –ruling body, saw the coaches taken through important sessions that will aid them during their time on the job. Present at the occasion were President of the NFF, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, who was represented by the Chairman of Chairmen of the NFF Congress Alhaji Ibrahim Gusau; NFF Executive Committee Members, Ahmed Yusuf ‘Fresh’, Ganiyu…

Why French side Brest rejected Man City legend Yaya Toure

French elite division outfit, Brest have revealed why they turned down the chance to sign Manchester City legend, Yaya Toure. The former Cote d’Ivoire captain, a free agent after leaving Chinese side Qingdao Huanghai last November, is not ready to hang up his boots just yet despite his achievements in the beautiful sport. According to reports, the four-time African Player of the Year has approached the Pirates during the latest transfer window, however, he was rejected. In a chat with SportMania, the Brest’s…

Wenger warns Barcelona: Stop playing Griezmann out of position

Former Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has told Ronald Koeman he needs to stop playing Antoine Griezmann out of position. Griezmann's battling form at Barcelona under Koeman is in contrast to how he has played for Didier Deschamps' France. read also:Wenger undisturbed by Mourinho’s ‘permanent provocation’ And Wenger says, "Not playing in his position is difficult in the long term. At first, the boy accepts it, but if it does not meet his long-term needs and he has the impression that the position he occupies does not…