CHAPTER CLOSED!! PSG Finally Take Decision On Signing Sanchez From Man United

French giants, Paris Saint-Germain, have finally decided not to make a move for Manchester United striker, Alexis Sanchez, during the January transfer window.
United is open to selling Sanchez during the transfer window in January, with the forward keen on joining PSG.
But The Independent UK is now reporting that PSG have no interest in signing the Chilean international, leaving him stuck in Manchester.
Sanchez joined the Red Devils in a player-swap deal that saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan join Arsenal.
The Chilean earns around £400,000-a-week at United but has just netted four goals and has been dropped by manager, Jose Mourinho in recent weeks.
Sanchez is reportedly fed up with life at Old Trafford and is seeking an exit less than one year into his lucrative contract.
Meanwhile, Spanish television show, El Chiringuito, had reported earlier this week that Sanchez had instructed his agent, Fernando Felicevich to find him a new club, and his representative has begun talks with Real Madrid.
The report also claimed that Felicevich is discussing the possibility of Sanchez making a move to the Santiago Bernabeu in the January transfer window.
Sanchez will hope to feature for United when they take on Crystal Palace on November 24 in the Premier League.

SHOCK As Ronaldo & Messi Miss Out On 2018 Ballon d’Or Three-Man Final Shortlist

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, will both miss out on this year’s Ballon d’Or award.
This claim was made by respected journalist, Eric Macruth, who works for French radio station, RFI.
Recall that Ronaldo and Messi were shortlisted for the Europe topflight individual prize last month.
Ronaldo and Messi have dominated the award for ten years now.
The pair had won an incredible five awards each, with Ronaldo equalling Messi’s tally last year.
According to Express UK, Macruth disclosed that Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric will win the 2018 Ballon d’ Or, while Real Madrid defender, Raphael Varane and Paris Saint-Germain forward, Kylian Mbappe will be among the three-man final shortlist ahead of Ronaldo and Messi.
“Exclusive #BallondOr: After counting half the votes, the head trio is as follows: 1) Modric 2) @raphaelvarane 3 @KMbappe. @xbarretfoot @RFIRadioFoot Info @RFIsports,” Macruth tweeted.
The 2018 Ballon d’ Or award will take place on 3rd December, 2018.

TRANSFER LATEST!! Arsenal Ready To Splash £35m To Sign This LA LIGA Star

Arsenal are reportedly preparing to make a £35million offer for Espanyol defender, Mario Hermoso.
Unai Emery’s side have conceded 19 goals in all competitions so far this season.
According to The Sun UK, the Emirates club are planning to make a £35million-bid for the Spain international in the January transfer window.
The report claimed that the North London club could face battle from Real Madrid who are also interested in the 23-year-old.
Hermoso has been the star player of Espanyol’s defence so far this campaign.
Hermoso’s side currently sit in fifth place on La Liga table, just three points behind league leaders, Barcelona.

TEAM NEWS!! See List Of 22 Super Eagles Players In Camp For Clash Against South Africa

Team captain, Ahmed Musa and 21 other players trained at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba on Tuesday evening.
The Super Eagles are preparing for Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying battle against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Johannesburg.
According to a statement by Ademola Olajire, the Director of Communications, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), those in camp are goalkeepers Daniel Akpeyi, Theophilus Afelokhai and Ikechukwu Ezenwa.
“At the training, we also had defenders Olaoluwa Aina, Adeleye Aniyikaye, Semi Ajayi, Bryan Idowu, William Ekong, Leon Balogun, Kenneth Omeruo and Jamilu Collins.
“There were also midfielders Oghenekaro Etebo, John Ogu and Mikel Agu, and forwards Kelechi Iheanacho, Moses Simon, Victor Osimhen, Henry Onyekuru, Alex Iwobi, Isaac Success and Samuel Chukwueze.
“Only France-based forward Samuel Kalu is expected on Wednesday,’’ he said.
Nigeria need just one point from Saturday’s encounter inside the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg to secure a ticket.
Nigeria’s delegation will depart the country aboard a chartered flight from the Benin City Airport on Thursday evening.

Arsenal Star Danny Welbeck Finally Breaks Silence After Suffering Horror Injury

Arsenal forward, Danny Welbeck, has spoken for the first time since his career threatening injury during their Europa League clash with Sporting Lisbon.
The England international promised to return ‘stronger than ever before’ and thanked Arsenal fans for their support.
The player said this after undergoing two surgeries on his broken ankle.
The 27-year-old forward landed awkwardly in the 30th minute in the draw with Sporting Lisbon and required oxygen before being stretchered off the field at the Emirates.
Arsenal had earlier confirmed that both of Welbeck’s procedures ‘went well’ on Monday night.
“Back home… Thanks for all the love and support,” he told his followers on Twitter.
“No doubt I will be back stronger than ever before. Recovery grind starts now.”

LETS DISCUSS!! Super Eagles Kelechi Iheanacho Has NOT Improved Since Joining Man City In 2015, Do You Agree??

This is a serious debate and we want honest answers from our Hard Core Football Fans
After having an incredible tournament for Super Eagles at the 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup that saw him grab the Most Promising Talent For that year at the CAF Awards, young Iheanacho was the at central of attraction from top European teams including Arsenal & Porto.
Many wanted him to join Arsenal as that will give him more playing time as then manager Arsene Wenger was known to give young players a spot in his squad.
However, in a move that critics saw as
picking money over career, Iheanacho made a shock move to Man City in early 2014.
Despite rare glimpse of promise, his limited chances at City greatly affected his confidence, jeopardizing his growth. It was surprising to see him pick Man City as they are known to splash the cash for ready made stars. It was hard to see our Iheanacho grow in such an environment
On 3rd of August 2017, Leicester City signed him on a five-year deal.
Now look what a Nigerian tweeted below, it wasn’t me ooo!

Naked Player Photobombs Ronaldo’s Selfie In Juventus Dressing Room (Photos)

Cristiano Ronaldo fans have noticed something X-rated in this hilarious dressing room photo. The Juventus superstar was celebrating scoring in the 2-0 win over AC Milan at the San Siro on Sunday.
Ronaldo who made a fool of himself by dropping a catch while watching tennis in London last night wore a beaming smile alongside unused sub Raoul Bellanova.

The five-time Ballon d’Or winner was topless and giving a big thumbs up. But behind him was a totally naked Giorgio Chiellini.
The Italy and Juve captain, 34, was obviously oblivious to the photo taking place just yards from him. Ronaldo who has more Instagram followers than anyone else in the world quickly brushed off the error though.

Jay Jay Okocha Arrives South Africa Ahead Of Crunch Super Eagles’ Match

Super Eagles legend Jay-Jay Okocha is looking forward to the upcoming “clash of titans” between Bafana Bafana and Nigeria in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at FNB Stadium in South Africa on Saturday.
Okocha, who is widely regarded as the best Nigerian player of his generation, hardly misses a fixture between the two countries.
“It will be an interesting game . . . explosive,” said Okocha. Okocha is currently in Mzansi on a Bundesliga/StarSat legends tour to promote the German top league, looking to increase its fan base on the continent.
“Of course revenge will be on the minds of the Super Eagles players after they lost in the first leg in Uyo,” continued Okocha, who was part of the Nigerian team that knocked Bafana out in the semifinals of the 2000 Afcon tournament.
“As a player you have a chance to prove yourself with the next game. “That defeat might well be the motivation for Nigeria going into the match. It is an opportunity to regain our bragging rights.”
He also questioned the mentality of African players and their lack of hunger to succeed in European leagues. This hampers national teams in international tournaments.
“I think players are really not ambitious anymore. They are scared to go abroad, scared to fight and challenge to be the best. In my day we had that mentality to go and prove that we belonged among the world’s best.
“These days our players are easily satisfied with little. That mentality has to change. Football federations also need to get the structures right and set themselves targets.”

Higuain Handed Two-match Ban For Juventus Meltdown

Lega Serie A has confirmed AC Milan will be without the Argentina forward for two matches after his red card against Juventus.
Gonzalo Higuain has been handed a two-match ban after an on-pitch meltdown following his dismissal in AC Milan’s 2-0 defeat to his parent club Juventus on Sunday.
Higuain endured a nightmare showing against Juve, missing a penalty before receiving his marching orders in the second half.
The Argentina international had to be led off the pitch by team-mates after he reacted furiously to referee Paolo Mazzoleni’s decision to show him a straight red card.
Higuain was initially booked for dissent but was dismissed for persisting with his complaints to the official.
Lega Serie A on Tuesday announced the 30-year-old would be forced to sit out two matches.
The 30-year-old apologised to fans for the incident, but claimed that his emotions got the better of him during the game.
“It seemed an unfair foul, I was fouled as far as I’m concerned. I was cautioned but I did not insult anyone,” he told Milan TV.
“I apologised to the club, the fans, the coach and my companions because these episodes must be avoided.
“We are human, we feel emotions, the game was not going the right way and it was one of those days.”
Higuain’s former Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo also came out in his defence after the match, explaining how he intervened in order to calm down the situation.
“I told him to calm down, as he risked an even worse ban,” Ronaldo said to Sky Sport Italia.
“He didn’t do much, he was annoyed at losing the game. That’s understandable. I hope he is not punished too severely.”
The two-game ban means Higuain will miss the the trip to Lazio on November 25 and the visit of Parma a week later.

ITS SETTLED!! Alexis Sanchez Set To Join This Club After Deciding To Dump Man United

Manchester United striker, Alexis Sanchez’s next club has been revealed.
United is open to selling Sanchez during the transfer window in January after the forward decided to leave Old Trafford.
Sanchez joined the Red Devils in a player-swap deal that saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan join Arsenal.
The Chilean earns around £400,000-a-week at Old Trafford but has just netted four goal and has been dropped by manager, Jose Mourinho in recent weeks.
But Spanish television show, El Chiringuito, is now reporting that Sanchez has instructed his agent, Fernando Felicevich to find him a new club, and his representative has begun talks with Real Madrid.
The report also claimed that Felicevich is discussing the possibility of Sanchez making a move to the Santiago Bernabeu in the January transfer window.
Sanchez will hope to feature for United when they take on Crystal Palace on November 24 in the Premier League.

REVEALED!! See Who Actually Convinced On Fire Eden Hazard To Join Chelsea

Chelsea ace, Eden Hazard has identified former Blues star, Joe Cole, as the player that convinced him to signed for the Stamford Bridge club.
Hazard said he spoke with Cole before he joined the West London club from Lille back in 2012.
According to the Belgium international, Cole, who earlier today announced his retirement from football, kept advising him that Chelsea was the best club for him.
Recall that Cole on Tuesday announced his retirement from football.
Hazard has been on top form under manager, Maurizio Sarri, this season.
He is currently the Premier League top goal scorer this term.
The forward will hope to lead Chelsea to victory when they take on Crystal Palace on November 24.
“I spoke to Cole before I signed for Chelsea,” Hazard told Chelsea’s official website.
“Every day, seriously, he was telling me that Chelsea was the best club for me.
“He said Chelsea was a big club where you can win trophies every season.
“For that reason I signed, so thank you, Joe Cole!”

SURE FIRE!! See The 2 Man United Stars Jose Mourinho Will Sell In January

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho is reportedly ready to sell the likes of Marcos Rojo and Eric Bailly in the January transfer window in order to bring in new defenders for the club.
Mourinho identified the likes of Toby Alderweireld, Harry Maguire, Yerry Mina, Jerome Boateng and Diego Godin as centre-back targets last summer, but the club refused to pursue any of them.
According to The Telegraph UK, United’s chiefs now want to cash in on Rojo and Bailly, with the likes of Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld and Inter’s Skriniar on Mourinho’s radar.
Bailly, who has played only five times for United, has not featured for Mourinho’s side since the 3-2 victory over Newcastle last month.
Rojo, on the other hand, has not featured for Mourinho’s first team squad this term.
Defenders, Chris Smalling and Victor Lindelof have been preferred to Bailly and Rojo in the heart of defence for the Red Devils.
Mourinho’s side have conceded 21 goals in 12 Premier League games so far this season.
United will take on Crystal Palace on November 24 at Old Trafford after the international break.

DISGRACE!! Egyptian Football Legend Aboutrika Sentenced To Prison

Egyptian legend, Mohamed Aboutrika has been sentenced to a year in jail on charges of tax evasion, local media reported on Tuesday.
The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that a commercial and financial crimes court in Cairo passed the sentence against Aboutrika in absentia on Monday, the state-run al-Ahram newspaper reported.
The court found Aboutrika guilty of evading taxes on earnings of 710,000 Egyptian pounds ($40,000) for doing advertisements for soft drinks and a telecoms firm.
The paper said the court ordered the former player who now lives in Qatar to pay 20,000 pounds as a bond to turn the prison term into a suspended sentence.
Aboutrika, 40, played 100 times for Egypt from 2001-13, scoring 38 goals and helping his country win the African Nations Cup in 2006 and 2008.

Moses Speaks On Super Eagles Upcoming Clash Against South Africa

Super Eagles star, Moses Simon has revealed what he expects when Nigeria tackle South Africa in the 2019 African Cup of Nations, AFCON, qualifying fixture on November 17.
The Levante forward says he expects Gernot Rohr’s men to defeat the Bafana Bafana at the FNB Stadium on Saturday in front of their home fans.
Rohr’s men head to the game after defeating Libya 3-2 in their last game, while South Africa played 1-1 draw with Seychelles at home.
Nigeria is on top of the group with nine points from four fixtures, while South Africa is in second place with eight points from the same number of games.
”We lost the first game due to avoidable errors, something we have fixed. The aim is to beat them in South Africa, if they can beat us in Uyo we can also beat them in Johannesburg,” Owngoalnigeria quoted Moses as saying.
“A point will be good to see us through to next year Africa Cup of Nations but we are going there to play for a win.”

Iniesta Names Club That Will Win The Champions League This Season (GUESS WHO??)

Barcelona legend, Andres Iniesta has said that Ernesto Valverde’s side are the favourite candidates to win this season’s Champions League, La Liga and Copa Del Rey.
Iniesta, who left Barca for Japanese side, Vissel Kobe in the summer, believes the Camp Nou club have unique players that can make them win all the titles this term.
Barca are currently on top of the Spanish topflight league table with 24 points from 12 games.
The La Liga champions became the first club to qualify for the Champions League round of 16 knockout stages following their 1-1 draw with Inter Milan.
“Barcelona have unique players and I see them candidates to win all the titles,” Iniesta told Cadena Ser.
“Barca have reinforced themselves well this year. There are people like [Philippe] Coutinho, who has adapted well. I see a powerful team,” he said.

See Why On Fire Arsenal Striker Lacazette Turned Down France Call-Up

Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette has pulled out of the France squad for their upcoming internationals – just hours after being enlisted as cover by the World Cup winners.
The 27-year-old was left-out of Didier Deschamps’ plans when the 23-man party to face Netherland and Uruguay was unveiled last Thursday.
But the withdrawal of Manchester United pair Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial saw Lacazette called-up alongside Tottenham’s Moussa Sissoko.
Just two hours later, though, France have confirmed that the Gunners marksman will not answer the call of his country following discussions between his country and club’s medical officials.
“This decision was taken after an exchange between Dr. Franck Le Gall and his counterparts at Arsenal,” a statement on Twitter read on Monday.

Ex Man City Star Nasri Set To Join This Premier League Club After Completing Doping BAN

Former France midfielder Samir Nasri is to undergo a medical at West Ham before a proposed move to the London club.
Nasri is allowed to start training again this month after completing an 18-month doping ban.
It is understood the 31-year-old former Arsenal and Manchester City player will join the Hammers for an initial six months with the option to extend.
He will be able to play from 1 January, 2019 and would be reunited with one of his bosses at City, Manuel Pellegrini.
Nasri most recently played for Turkish club Antalyaspor, but his contract terminated on 31 January this year.
A month later he was banned, initially for six months, for using an intravenous drip treatment that contravened World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) rules, leading to a Spanish Anti-Doping investigation.
It was alleged that in 2016, while on loan from City to Sevilla, he received 500 millilitres of hydration in the form of sterile water containing micronutrient components, which exceeds the permissible limit.
In February 2017, a request by Sevilla for a retroactive therapeutic use exemption (TUE) for Nasri was refused by Uefa, and i

‘Man United Boss Mourinho Behaving Like A Baby’- Premier League Winner Chris Sutton Speaks

Jose Mourinho has behaved “like a big baby” and Manchester United will only improve under a different manager, says Premier League winner Chris Sutton.
Mourinho’s United lost 3-1 to derby rivals Manchester City on Sunday, leaving them eighth in the table.
After the match, he said City had benefited from playing two “friendly” matches beforehand, while United were “fatigued” after beating Juventus.
Sutton said those comments were “disrespectful” and “utter rubbish”.
City beat Southampton 6-1 in the league and Shakhtar Donetsk 6-0 in the Champions League before playing United, who defeated Bournemouth 2-1 and beat Juve by the same scoreline.
Speaking on BBC Radio 5 live’s Monday Night Club, former Blackburn and Celtic striker Sutton added:
United were outclassed. It was like watching Manchester versus Manchester reserves.
“There is an enormous gap between them and City, and things aren’t going to change unless they change the manager.
“What was most galling for me were Mourinho’s comments after the game – kicking off, behaving like a big baby. When is it going to stop?”

BREAKING!! Liverpool Star Striker Daniel Sturridge Charged By FA For Doing This Shocking Thing (He Is In Trouble)

Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge has been charged by the Football Association with misconduct for alleged breaches of its betting rules in January this year.
It is alleged he breached one rule relating to betting on football, and one which covers providing information relating to football which has been “obtained by virtue of his position” and “is not publicly available”.
A Liverpool spokesman said Sturridge, 29, had co-operated fully “throughout this process” and “stated categorically that he has never gambled on football”.
The England international has been given until 18:00 GMT on Tuesday, 20 November to respond to the charge.
The Liverpool spokesman added: “As with any issue of this nature, we will allow the process to be concluded in its entirety before making any further comment.”
Sturridge, who joined Liverpool from Chelsea in 2013, spent the second half of last season at West Brom after moving on loan on 29 January.
He has won 26 caps for England, the last of which came against Lithuania in October 2017.

“Don’t Mess With Me” – Luis Suarez Tells Team-Mate Pique As Both Clash After Defeat By Real-Betis

Barcelona stars Luis Suarez and Gerard Pique were involved in a fierce row on the Nou Camp pitch after the Spanish giants lost 4-3 to Real Betis on Sunday.
Spanish TV station Movistar captured the moment the two were angrilly exchanging words at full-time with Uruguayan striker Suarez firing a fierce warning to Spanish defender.
‘Now you’re going to f*** me for a pass, do not f*** with me’, the former Liverpool man was caught saying. Pique quickly replied to try and calm matters down: ‘Well, that’s it.’
The defender also had words with substitute Arturo Vidal after the Chilean wasted a crucial chance during the end of the game. ‘If you say “mine” it’s fine, but I have not heard “I” in my life,’ Pique said as he took aim at the Chilean’s communication.
Barcelona suffered their first home defeat in La Liga for more than two years, losing 4-3 to Real Betis despite Lionel Messi scoring on twice on his return to action.