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On the UEFA Champions League format change

World football is yet to recover from the topsy-turvy last two days and while each and everyone was busy protesting against the European Super League; UEFA officially announced the changes in the format of the Champions League which would be active from the 2024-25 season.

European Super League collapse, victory for the passionate football fans

For now, the Super League has been laid to rest. But one should not sit back and relax because the attempt to kick start this passion-killing idea would try to show their ugly face once again. And, if they try to show up again, the fans across the globe would reunite.

European Super League: Don’t embarrass the fans who love football

Just keep in mind, if a system remains unchecked and unquestioned, it starts to create its own rules and force others to follow it

Lionel Messi rocks the stage

The stage was set for one of the greats of the game to add silverware to his illustrious Barcelona career. Athletic Club knew very well what was coming and it was not surprising that they were thrashed by a...

Manchester City break the jinx

Phil Foden, whose goal at the end of the first leg had given Manchester City the edge, all but settled the tie when he fired a shot in off the post with 15 minutes to go – City held to the lead and after the final whistle, the Blues were delirious.

Zinedine Zidane tames Liverpool at their own backyard

On the 109th anniversary of the maritime disaster, Real Madrid, with their patched-up unit, defended by dropping the anchor and would not let Liverpool’s heavy-pressing-intent destroy their plan. Zidane has galvanized a fragile unit that was down and out six months ago and has achieved success with those players who have spent the season on the fringes

It’s that man Neymar again

The photo of Neymar holding the Man of the Match award after the match might not have impressed his critics because at present the performance of a player is judged more on the basis of how many goals he scored and assists provided, but one of the best performances can come even without those and when a player does such, you have to realize the greatness of that player.

Let us know about Metinho

Metinho is a player with a good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact and pressure situations - a great mix of midfield controller and ball-winning midfielder. He functions best when placed at the base of a midfield three as a holding midfielder – nevertheless, he is able to pull the strings from the deep and dictate the rhythm of the game.

The name of the Brazilian gem is Kayky

The name of the boy is Kayky da Silva Chagas. The 17-year old boy has already started playing for the Brazilian Football Club Fluminense and Manchester City scouts and Pep did not delay signing this kid – obviously, the sooner the better option is the order of the day when the matter is about the Brazilian talents because Florentino Perez and Real Madrid are also there to snatch them.

Manchester United beat Tottenham Hotspur

Manchester United are trying to improve. They are trying to win the faith of the fans and they are trying to win and they are winning – Ole’s team might lack the conviction of their arch-rivals Manchester City, but in terms of trying hard and breaking the sweat till the end, they have been a much better force than the last season.

Atletico Madrid draw against Real Betis, Real Madrid closing in

Until and unless the season ends, there is no clear winner in La Liga. But the scenario was completely different a few months back where Atletico Madrid were way ahead of Real Madrid and Barcelona; but right now, La Liga is Atleti’s to lose. Real Madrid and Barcelona are closing in.

Liverpool smile against Aston Villa

It was revenge time for the Reds and they took it in an entertaining clash against Aston Villa who gunned down Liverpool last year in a shocking manner. The win was Liverpool's first at Anfield in the Premier League since December.

El Clasico: Zinedine Zidane the master

Barcelona were beaten by the tactical display of Zidane, who was the ultimate master in last night’s El Clasico. 

Dismal Manchester City upset by Leeds United

Leeds upset City and the Blues need to stand up quickly.

PSG beat Bayern Munich: The impact of Neymar

Mbappe bagged a brace, Marquinhos scored one, but the man who led from the back and front was Neymar.

The Vinicius Junior show

From here, one can expect, Vinicius to score more and more goals and create an impact.

A controversial victory for Barcelona

Well, well – the Barcelona winning train is not stopping in La Liga. Whether it is fair or not, Ronald Koeman’s side is enjoying a terrific run making the fans happier each match and slowly and steadily they are almost there to leapfrog Atletico Madrid and secure the top place. 

Sevilla stun Atletico Madrid

Not the kind of return after the international break Diego Simeone expected because in a tight race for the La Liga title Atletico Madrid ended up losing against Sevilla. Now, for Real Madrid and Barcelona the hopes are lifted once again.

Glory for Real Sociedad

Eight minutes were added for stoppage time and it seemed like an eternity and ultimately when the final whistle blew, the 34-year wait was over.

Brilliant Liverpool at North London

The more the Reds would win, the more they would be able to forget this disastrous season. Like their counterpart in the upcoming Champions League clash – Real Madrid – there are no other options for Jurgen Klopp other than winning the majority of the matches in the remaining season.

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