Archive | August 13, 2020

BREAKING NEWS: No more English FA Cup replays….

English FA Cup final: Arsenal defeat Chelsea to win 14th title ...

There will be no English FA Cup replays during the 2020-21 season to ease pressure on the football calendar.

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Atletico Madrid name two players who tested positive for Covid-19 ahead of UCL quarterfinal tie….

Atletico Madrid say forward Angel Correa and defender Sime Vrsaljko tested positive for coronavirus before Thursday’s Champions League quarter-final against RB Leipzig in Lisbon. The players are isolating at home and will miss the rest of the tournament. The two positive cases were discovered after players and staff travelling to Lisbon were tested in Madrid on Saturday.

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Nigeria’s Mikel Obi open to England return….

John Mikel Obi calls for greater security in Nigeria after ...

Former Nigeria captain John Mikel Obi has left the door open to a return to English football. The 33-year-old, who won the Champions League with Chelsea in 2012, is currently without a club having left Turkish side Trabzonspor by mutual consent in March. “Yes, there are interested clubs and England is a strong possibility and why not,” Mikel said. 

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