Betis wonderkid Fabian decided to stay because of Quique Setien influence

Betis wonderkid Fabian decided to stay because of Quique Setien influence

Real Betis midfielder Fabian Ruiz has hailed manager Quique Setien for giving him “confidence” this season, insisting he stayed with the club because of the Spaniard.

Having spent last season on loan in the Segunda Division with Elche, Ruiz is currently enjoying a prolific run in the Beticos midfield, with the club sitting eighth in La Liga. NaijaBet.com Continue reading Betis wonderkid Fabian decided to stay because of Quique Setien influence

Arsene Wenger unhappy with “age discrimination” amid talk of Arsenal exit

Arsene Wenger unhappy with “age discrimination” amid talk of Arsenal exit

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes he is the target of “age discrimination” as pressure continues to build on the Frenchman.

Wenger, 68, has come under heavy criticism in recent years from Arsenal supporters, with the club currently enduring a 14-season run without a Premier League trophy. This term, they find themselves 13 points outside the top four and so the Europa League represents their only realistic shot of getting back into the Champions League, having missed out on qualification for the first time last year. NaijaBet.com Continue reading Arsene Wenger unhappy with “age discrimination” amid talk of Arsenal exit

Martin Odegaard confirms Real Madrid return despite uncertain future

Martin Odegaard confirms Real Madrid return despite uncertain future

Martin Odegaard has confirmed he will be returning to Real Madrid after his loan spell at Heerenveen is over at the end of the season. 

The 19-year-old youngster signed for Real Madrid back in 2015 to much fanfare, with the Norwegian touted as being one of the most promising teenagers in world football despite having only made 23 appearances for Norwegian side Strømsgodset. Continue reading Martin Odegaard confirms Real Madrid return despite uncertain future

Any Robert Lewandowski suitors will get same response as Chelsea, says Bayern chief

Any Robert Lewandowski suitors will get same response as Chelsea, says Bayern chief

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has stated he expects star forward Robert Lewandowski to stay at the club despite links to Spanish giants Real Madrid

Lewandowski has gone from strength to strength since his move to Bayern in 2014 from Bundesliga rivals Borussia Dortmund. Continue reading Any Robert Lewandowski suitors will get same response as Chelsea, says Bayern chief

Man City boss Pep Guardiola is a “coward” and a “dog” – Mino Raiola

Man City boss Pep Guardiola is a “coward” and a “dog” – Mino Raiola

Football agent Mino Raiola has launched a scathing verbal assault on Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola, calling the Spaniard a “coward” and a “dog.”

Raiola is the agent to a number of Manchester United players including the likes of Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku, as well as the recently departed Zlatan Ibrahimovic – who signed for LA Galaxy last week.

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Why England are an example to the Italy national team – Leonardo Bonucci

Why England are an example to the Italy national team – Leonardo Bonucci

AC Milan and Italy captain Leonardo Bonucci believes his national side need to follow in England’s footsteps and begin rebuilding their team around their young players.

The Azzurri failed to qualify for this summer’s World Cup following a 1-0 aggregate loss in their play-off qualifier against Sweden – the first time in 60 years that they’ve been unable to make it to the finals. Continue reading Why England are an example to the Italy national team – Leonardo Bonucci

Raheem Sterling: I thought my season was over after Guardiola “killed me” in Man City dressing room

Raheem Sterling: I thought my season was over after Guardiola “killed me” in Man City dressing room

Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling has revealed Pep Guardiola has shown him tough love at times but it has ultimately motivated him to improve as a player.

The young England international may have struck 15 league goals this season as well as registering seven assists, but it wasn’t always smooth sailing. Continue reading Raheem Sterling: I thought my season was over after Guardiola “killed me” in Man City dressing room

David de Gea explains the difference between English and Spanish fans towards him

David de Gea explains the difference between English and Spanish fans towards him

David de Gea says his fine performances for Manchester United have earned him more respect in England than he receives back home in Spain.

The Spanish goalkeeper has made 306 appearances in all competitions since joining United from Atletico Madrid in 2011, winning four major trophies during his time in England. Continue reading David de Gea explains the difference between English and Spanish fans towards him