Not many people in the world ever get to breath the rarefied air of the professional footballer. Those who do entrance the many fans of the beautiful Game as they execute complicated moves with grace and strength. Continue reading Age is no barrier- Five active footballers over 35
PSV Eindhoven have banned smoking at the Phillips Stadium and have urged other fellow Eredivisie clubs to follow the same. By Dutch law, smoking has to be banned when the club has a roof, which therefore has lead to bans at Ajax’s Amsterdam Arena and Vitesse’s Gelredome. However enforcement is lax, to put it mildly. The Phillips Stadium is the first major open roof stadium in the Netherlands to ban it.
PSV lead the league table by five points from Ajax at the time of writing this article (46 points to Ajax’s 41 from 18 games)
Zulte Waregem break a six game losing streak in all competitions with this 3:2 win over Lazio, but it is to prove nothing more than mere consolation for the Belgians, who fail to progress to the knockout stages Continue reading Video Zulte-Lazio 3:2 Highlights | Zulte Waregem vs Lazio Goals 2017 Europa League
Wissam Ben Yedder scores a late winner for Spanish giants Sevilla as they edge Istanbul Basaksehir 2:1 in the first leg of their Champions League playoff tie on 16 August, 2017. 12.894 in attendance at the Basaksehir Fatih Terim Stadium for this Istanbul Basaksehir vs Sevilla Champions League clash Continue reading Video Istanbul-Sevilla 2017 Highlights | Basaksehir vs Sevilla 1:2 Goals Champions League
Here is Henry Onyekuru’s first goal in RSCA colours against Lierse. The talented young forward was snapped up by Everton earlier this summer after setting the Jupiler League on fire in 2016/17, but has been loaned to Anderlecht for another season to further his development Continue reading Video Henry Onyekuru’s first goal for Anderlecht vs Lierse 2017
First half goals from Mandzukic and Alves saw the Italian champions beat Monaco 4:1 on aggregate book their spot in Cardiff, where they will face either Real Madrid or Atletico Madrid. After keeping MSN quiet over two legs, Juve let in a goal in the knockout stages for the first time in this game, and it will perhaps come as no surprise that the goal scorer was ASM’s teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe Continue reading Juve-Monaco 2:1 Highlights 2017 Champions League | Bianconeri book spot in Cardiff final