Gabriel’s red card changed the course of the game: Ramsey

Arsenal midfielder, Aaron Ramsey succumbed to the fact that Gabriel Paulista’s dismissal in the 2-0 loss to Chelsea was the turn of events that changed the tide of the game against them. Gabriel saw red when the game was still tied in a draw after kicking out at Diego Costa in the closing stages of [...] The post Gabriel’s red card changed the course of the game: Ramsey appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 20 September 2015 | 6:44 am

Footballers use charms to win matches – Taribo

Former Super Eagles defender Taribo West is reveling in his pastoral duties after a hard life growing up and has come out to reveal that players and coaches use charms and magical powers to influence games. These days Taribo West is home alone in his Opebi, Lagos mansion in Nigeria, away from the glamour and [...] The post Footballers use charms to win matches – Taribo appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 20 September 2015 | 4:41 am

Chelsea thrashed Arsenal 2-0

It was a nightmare encounter for Arsenal at Stamford Bridge as Gabriel Paulista was sent-off for a clash with Chelsea striker Diego Costa, but this was not to be as the Gunners hopes of retaining ten players on the pitch was much more dented, even as Santi Cazorla received a second yellow card late in [...] The post Chelsea thrashed Arsenal 2-0 appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 20 September 2015 | 4:21 am

Johnson’s return is imminent

After being sidelined since dislocating his shoulder in his side’s Premier League opener against Leicester City in August, Sunderland attacker, Adam Johnson is ready to make his comeback from injury, preceding the game against Bournemouth by the weekend. Although, he may not make a starting spot in the game as confirmed by coach Dick Advocaat, [...] The post Johnson’s return is imminent appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 18 September 2015 | 3:08 am

Mourinho believes Loftus-Cheek can make the first eleven

He featured recently for Chelsea in their 4-0 win over Maccabi Tel-Aviv and impressed for the Blues, and coach Jose Mourinho has backed him to earn more playing time as he continues to develop. “I think he’s in the condition to compete with the other players for positions, for opportunities, for minutes, but he’s getting [...] The post Mourinho believes Loftus-Cheek can make the first eleven appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 18 September 2015 | 3:03 am

UEFA Champions League Scores

Below are results from the UEFA Champions League Matches played yesterday;                         Photo Credits: Goal.com The post UEFA Champions League Scores appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 17 September 2015 | 6:05 am

Lampard hopes to get better

After finding the back of the net for the first time in five Major League Soccer appearances for New York City which stopped a three match losing-streak in a 2-0 win over Toronto F.C. on Wednesday, former Chelsea player, Frank Lampard has promised to score more goals for the American outfit, even as his delayed [...] The post Lampard hopes to get better appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 17 September 2015 | 6:02 am

Not starting Walcott keeps hurting Arsenal: Ferdinand

Coach Arsene Wenger left Theo Walcott on the bench in the 2-1 loss to Dinamo Zagreb pertaining to the UEFA Champions League opener on Wednesday, and former Manchester United defender, Rio Ferdinand has criticized Wenger for doing so, most especially at the expense of exploiting Olivier Giroud in that forward position. Unfortunately for the Gunners, [...] The post Not starting Walcott keeps hurting Arsenal: Ferdinand appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 17 September 2015 | 5:48 am

Napoli can challenge for the Scudetto: Prandelli

Despite Diego Maradona thinking the other way, former Italy coach Cesare Prandelli believes that Italian side, Napoli can improve and fight for the Serie A title this season. Although Napoli and Argentina legend, Diego Maradona has already waiver their hopes of winning the Scudetto in 2015-16, due to an unimpressive start under new manager, Maurizio [...] The post Napoli can challenge for the Scudetto: Prandelli appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 17 September 2015 | 5:42 am

Penalties against Gladbach is deserved: Emery

Sevilla coach Unai Emery thinks their convincing win over Borrussia Mochengladbach is enough, as he saw the win through penalties as an important step to progress from Group D of the Champions League opener. The Spanish team overcame their German opposition on Tuesday as three contentious calls from referee, Pavel Kralovec, Kevin Grameiro, and Ever [...] The post Penalties against Gladbach is deserved: Emery appeared first on World Footballers.

Posted by on 17 September 2015 | 5:36 am