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Qatar 2022 World Cup Will Be Like No Other, Says B

Thursday, October 6, 2022
England ex-international David Beckham, has said that the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar will be like no other edition in the history of the tournament. The 2022 FIFA World Cup will be hosted in the Gulf nation of Qatar between November 20 and December 18, 2022, the first time that the event will t ...

Spain’s Llorente Could Miss World Cup

Thursday, October 6, 2022
Atletico Madrid and Spain international Marcos Llorente could miss the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar following an injury that will keep him out for up to five weeks. The midfielder had suffered a thigh injury in Atletico rsquo;s 2-0 Champions League loss at Club Brugge on Tuesday and was replaced ...

Bayer Leverkusen Hire Alonso As New Coach

Thursday, October 6, 2022
German club Bayer Leverkusen has appointed former Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso as new head coach. Alonso replaces Gerardo Seoane, who was dismissed by the Bundesliga club on Wednesday. A club statement released on Twitter read: ldquo;Bayer and Gerardo Seoane go their separ ...

2030 World Cup: Ukraine Joins Spain And Portugal’s Bid For Hosting Rights

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Representatives of the Spanish, Portuguese and Ukrainian football federations have confirmed their plans at UEFA rsquo;s headquarters on Wednesday to bid jointly for the 2030 World Cup hosting rights. Spain and Portugal had originally announced a joint bid in June 2021. Luis Rubiales, presiden ...

Qatar Reduces Office Hours Ahead Of World Cup

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Qatari government have announced that the number of government workers attending offices would be slashed and school hours reduced in a bid to ease congestion before and during the World Cup. With more than a million visitors expected during tournament, the government is keen to keep traffic off ...

Ronaldo Happy At Man Utd, Says Ten Hag

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Manchester United head coach Erik ten Hag said on Wednesday that Cristiano Ronaldo is frustrated when he is not playing but insisted that the player is happy. Speculation over the 37-year-old rsquo;s future dominated the just concluded summer transfer with reports suggesting that the Portuguese r ...

Italian Club Atalanta Fined For ‘Racist’ At Fiorentina Owner

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Italian club Atalanta have been fined euro;12 000 after their fans directed what have been termed ldquo;territorially offensive rdquo; chants at Fiorentina owner Rocco Commisso. Serie A officials said that the club had been fined for the chanting which made jest of Commisso rsquo;s southern Ita ...

Higuain To Retire From Football At The End Of Mls Season

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Gonzalo Higuain will retire at the end of the 2022 Major League Soccer (MLS) season. Higuain who joined MLS outfit Inter Miami since 2020, is Argentina rsquo;s fifth-highest scorer with 31 goals in 75 matches. The 34-year-old announced his retirement at a press conference alongside Inter Miami ...

Varane Set To Undergo Scan On Ankle Injury

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Manchester United defender Raphael Varane will undergo a scan on his ankle injury sustained during his club rsquo;s 6-3 defeat on Monday after being forced out of Manchester United rsquo;s 6-3 defeat to Manchester City. Varane had hurt his left ankle in the first half and was replaced by Victor L ...

Leicester City Sink Forest In 4-0 Rout

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Brendan Rodgers rsquo; Leicester City blew Nottingham Forest away with a 4-0 defeat at the King Power Stadium. The win has eased pressure on Rogers whose team has suffered a poor run of form to this season rsquo;s opening fixtures. Leicester rsquo;s midfielder Maddison struck either side of a ...
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