Gabriel Magalhaes Sends Message To Arsenal Fans After Win At Burnley

Centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes was a colossus during Arsenal’s win over Burnley on Saturday. The 23-year-old showed experience beyond his years as he marshalled the Gunners’ backline, relishing the physical battle with Clarets’ strikers Chris Wood and Ashley Barnes. Mikel Arteta”s side opened the scoring in the 30th minute, with Norwegian playmaker Martin Odegaard netting a sublime free-kick in the first half, curling the ball around the wall, past a helpless Nick Pope. The north Londoners then held on through resolute defending, shutting Sean Dyche’s side out as the game finished…

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World Cup: Super Eagles Leads Group ‘C’ After Beating Cape Verde

Yesterday Nigeria’s Super Eagles consolidated their leadership of Group C of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers with a 2-1 victory against Cape Verde. The victory in Mindelo lifted the Super Eagles to six points, three above second placed Liberia who defeated Central African Republic on Monday in Monrovia. Both Cape Verde and CAR are tied on one point apiece to stay third and fourth on the Group C log. Napoli’s forward, Victor Osimhen leveled the game for Nigeria in the 29th minute after the host had gained advantage as…

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Arsenal Technical Director Edu Says That The Club Are Building For The Future

…Appeals To Fans For Patience Arsenal technical director Edu has insisted that the club are building a foundation for the future with their summer recruitment. Mikel Arteta’s side are bottom of the Premier League table after losing their first three games without scoring a goal but Edu is confident that matters will improve when Arsenal have their strongest starting lineup available. The Brazilian has received some criticism for his transfer dealings but believes that his work will eventually come to fruition, with the club having signed six players this summer,…

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Allen Onyema’s Air Peace Signs 300million Four Year Sponsorship Deal With NFF

Air Peace airline has signed a partnership agreement with the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) as the exclusive airline sponsor of the country’s national teams, the Super Eagles and Super Falcons of Nigeria. This deal is coming ahead of the world cup qualifiers where Nigeria is drawn against Liberia, Cape Verde and the Central African Republic (CAR). The sponsorship deal, which was signed at the Marriot International Hotel, Ikeja GRA, Lagos is for four years with the initial funding at N300,000,000 renewable after a year. President of Nigerian Football Federation (NFF)…

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Cristiano Ronaldo Breaks International Scoring Record With 111 Goals For Portugal

Cristiano Ronaldo has broken Ali Daei’s 15-year international scoring record after netting his 110th and then 111th goal for Portugal in a thrilling comeback win. The 36-year-old equalled Daei’s mark at the Euros this summer and bagged the record-breaking strike against The Republic of Ireland in Wednesday night’s World Cup qualifier. Buoyed by his return to Manchester United, the striker had an early chance to break the record from the penalty spot but was made to wait after his effort was saved by Gavin Bazunu. Portugal then fell behind to…

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Mikel Arteta: How Far Can Arsenal Boss Stretch Faith In His Vision?

By Simon Stone It was hard not to feel sorry for Mikel Arteta as he made his way along the line of TV broadcasters for a succession of post-match interviews in the aftermath of Arsenal’s humiliating 5-0 defeat by Manchester City. Hands in pockets, expressionless, on the back foot – what could he say when his team had just lost to City by a bigger margin than they had ever done before, when his team had been let down by one of its most experienced players, when they were, at…

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Cristiano Ronaldo To Earn £480k-A-Week Wages On Return At Man United

Cristiano Ronaldo’s sensational return to Manchester United will see him earn £480,000-a-week – making him the highest paid player in the Premier League. The 36-year-old sealed a dramatic move back to United on Friday after he looked set to join rivals Manchester City just hours before. The move will see him return to the Red Devils 12 years after leaving for Real Madrid and he now looks set to become the highest paid player in the topflight, overtaking the likes of Kevin De Bruyne, Romelu Lukaku, Harry Kane and David…

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Manchester City To Face PSG, Chelsea Will Meet Juventus In Champions League

Premier League champions Manchester City have been drawn to face Paris St-Germain, RB Leipzig and Club Bruges in the Champions League group stage. Current holders Chelsea come up against Serie A giants Juventus, Russian club Zenit St Petersburg and Swedish side Malmo. Manchester United face Villarreal, who beat them in last season’s Europa League final, as well as Italian club Atalanta and Swiss side Young Boys while Liverpool are in a tough group with Atletico Madrid, Porto and AC Milan. This is the Group stage draw in full: Group A:…

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West Ham Finally Agree Personal Terms With Kurt Zouma Over Move From Chelsea

Kurt Zouma has reportedly agreed personal terms with West Ham United ahead of a £25million transfer from Chelsea. The Hammers had been long-term admires of Zouma – who is thought to earn £100,000-a-week at Stamford Bridge – but struggled to reach a deal with 26-year-old as he wanted West Ham to increase his salary to £125,000-a-week.   Nevertheless, Zouma has now agreed a five-year contract with the East London club and is said to be undergoing a medical in Paris at the moment. According to The Athletic, Zouma has reached an…

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Finally, Martin Odegaard Joins Arsenal From Real Madrid

Arsenal have signed midfielder Martin Odegaard from Real Madrid for a fee in the region of £30m while goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale has completed a medical before a move from Sheffield United. Norway international Odegaard, 22, spent the second half of last season on loan at Emirates Stadium. He made 20 appearances in all competitions and scored two goals. The deal for England Under-21 international Ramsdale is worth £24m plus a further £6m in add-ons. Ramsdale, 23, who made 38 Premier League appearances for the Blades last season, will join Bernd…

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