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10 Football prodigies who didn’t live up to their potential

Mario Balotelli

In football, people are quite obsessed with finding the future stars of tomorrow. Even at an early age, talented players are incredibly over-hyped and overloaded with expectations, many of which cannot be met. This leads to a number of top talents falling by the wayside, inevitably failing and disappearing into ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Clocks 35

Cristiano Ronaldo

Juventus striker, Cristiano Ronaldo clocks 35 today. The Portuguese legend will not just be celebrating his life today, but also close to 20 years of playing professional football. CR7 who currently plays for Juve, began his professional football career at Sporting Lisbon before signing for Manchester United. He won the ...

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Henry Onyekuru, Esty Welcome Their 2nd Child


Super Eagles of Nigeria striker, Henry Onyekuru and his beau, Esty have welcomed their 2nd child, a bouncing baby girl. The couple, who welcomed the kid in Toronto, Canada, jumped on Instagram to announce their baby’s arrival with pictures of her feet. See the picture, Onyekuru and his wife already ...

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I Am Now Dating My Ex Wife’s Niece – Hulk


Ex Brazil international, Hulk, has revealed that he is currently dating the niece of his ex-wife, Iran Angelo de Souza after their divorce. Hulk, who is a forward at Chinese club, Shanghai SIPG confirmed the relationship with Camila in a statement and even revealed that he had to reach out ...

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Messi Flaunts His Sixth Ballon d’Or Trophy With His Family


Lionel Messi won his 6th Ballon d’Or trophy last night, beating Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk and Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo to the important award in Paris. Jumping on his Instagram page, the football wizard flaunted a family picture of himself posing with his new trophy alongside his wife, Antonella Roccuzzo and ...

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Manchester United Should Sign Ozil – Scholes

Mesut Ozil

Ex-Manchester United player, Paul Scholes has come out to say that the Red Devils should sign Arsenal star, Mesut Ozil in January. Scholes feels Ozil can be a temporary solution to the lack of creativity and attacking flair at the club. Goals have been hard to score at Old Trafford ...

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Sterling Is Better Than Mane – Ray Parlour


Ex Arsenal player, Ray Parlour believes Manchester City forward, Raheem Sterling is better than Liverpool winger, Sadio Mane. The ex Southampton winger has been amazing for Liverpool after scoring 17 goals this year and providing 4 assists. Even with his amazing displays, Ray Parlour has said England international Sterling, who ...

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Messi Is A Once In A Lifetime Player – Giggs


Manchester United legend, Ryan Giggs has aired his opinion on who is the better player between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. According to the Wales manager, even if he would always support his ex team-mate, Messi is actually a once-in-a-lifetime footballer. Ryan Giggs added that while he will keep speaking ...

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E-Money, Wife, Kids Flaunt Football Jerseys


Popular music CEO, and brother to singer Kcee, Emeka ‘E-Money’ Okonkwo, who is presently on vacation in Dubai with his family has flaunted an amazing picture of them posing together. In the pic, they all rocked different football jerseys. See the photo, Beautiful. E-Money is KCee’s brother. Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwo ...

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Rodri Might Be Out For One Month – Pep Guardiola


Manchester City coach, Pep Guardiola believes his midfielder, Rodri could be out for up to a month after he suffered a hamstring injury during the 5-1 Champions League win over Atalanta. After helping Pep’s team keep a clean sheet in the 2-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday, Guardiola selected ...

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Ronaldo Is One Of The Greatest Ever – Giggs


Ex Manchester United, Ryan Giggs has hailed Manchester United for playing a huge part in the Portugal international’s development into one of the game’s all-time greats. According to Giggs, it was not all rosy for the Real Madrid legend when he first joined the Mufc after becoming the most expensive ...

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Mbappe Is Incredible – Thiago Silva

Mbappe Kylian

Paris Saint-Germain captain, Thiago Silva has hailed Kylian Mbappe after his record-breaking Champions League display yesternight. Mbappe came off the bench and scored three goals in a devastating performance as PSG routed Club Brugge 5-0 on Tuesday. This made him the youngest player to score 15 Champions League goals aged ...

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I Should’ve Scored 4 Vs Atalanta – Sterling


Manchester City winger, Raheem Sterling has said he is not happy with his hat-trick performance vs Atalanta in the UCL because he feels he could’ve scored 4. After going behind when Fernandinho conceded a penalty, Man City came back via goals from Sergio Aguero and a hat trick from Sterling ...

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Arsenal Will Make Top 4 This Season – Aubameyang

Pierre Emerick Aubameyang

Gabon striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has said he is sure that Arsenal will finish inside the Premier League’s top four this season. Arsenal can jump to 3rd in the table today when they face Sheffield United. Auba has been in top form, scoring important goals, and he has now come out ...

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Ozil Is Still In My Plans – Unai Emery


Arsenal manager, Unai Emery has come out to state that Mesut Ozil is still an important player for the Gunners after the World Cup winner revealed that he has become a scapegoat at the Emirates. Ozil has made just two appearances so far this season, with his only minutes in ...

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I Want To Make My Mark In The English National Team – Callum Wilson

Callum Wilson

Callum Wilson has come out to state that he is ready to fight for the spot as England’s first-choice forward ahead of a Euro 2020 qualifier against Czech Republic. Wilson has Harry Kane as a tough competition for the coveted position in the team but Callum has said he is ...

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Klopp Is Becoming Too Arrogant – Simon Jordan


Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp is becoming too arrogant, according to ex-Crystal Palace chairman, Simon Jordan. Klopp’s team is currently 8 points clear at the top of the EPL table and the are on a run of 17 consecutive league wins since last season. Simon believes his reactions in post-match interviews ...

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The Hate Does Not Affect Me – Pique


Barcelona defender, Gerard Pique has said he gets very motivated by those that are against his success. Pique has always turned heads in Spain since he joined Barca in 2008 and even if he does not share the same limelight like Ronaldo and Messi, he still has his fair share ...

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I Am Heartbroken For Failing To Qualify For The Olympic Games – Oshoala

Asisat Oshoala

Super Falcons player, Asisat Oshoala has spoken about how disappointed she is to not lead Nigeria’s women’s team to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Nigeria was sent packing after a game vs Cote d’Ivoire days back. After helping the team vs Algeria, Oshoala’s solo effort cancelled Nani Kapho’s opener but ...

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Sterling Wants Me To Do Well – Callum Hudson-Odoi


Chelsea youngster, Callum Hudson-Odoi has said Manchester City player, Raheem Sterling is his mentor. He revealed this recently to the press. He said that the former Liverpool player is actually doing his possible best to aid his development. Days back, Chelsea coach, Frank Lampard adviced Hudson to reach out to ...

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