Jose Enrique has hailed Liverpool team-mate Steven Gerrard after an excellent start to the season. As Unibet football betting fans know, the 33-year-old has helped the Reds to second in the Premier League table after 12 games, four points (now seven after today’s matches) behind leaders Arsenal. The Liverpool skipper has scored only two league
As Chelsea prepare for what could be a tricky game against Southampton at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, the Saints sit fifth and have already taken four points from Manchester United and Liverpool, Jose Mourinho was again asked about his striker situation as Samuel Eto’o was ruled out of the game with a muscle injury. His
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has hailed Luis Suarez as the best player he has played alongside and is confident the prolific frontman will stay at the club at least until the end of the season. Unibet mobile betting fans were shocked as Suarez looked set to leave Anfield in the summer after expressing his frustration
For most of us, the last time England won the World Cup is firmly consigned to nostalgia and the memory of our parents and grandparents. It’s been a whopping 47 years since England triumphed at the World Cup and, despite our fans faithfully whipping themselves into a frenzy ever World Cup since, we haven’t even
“This one is to take home” said Youssef El Arabi after Granada’s win over Malaga. It was a ruthless second half hat-trick, taking advantage of defensive errors and some creative player from his strike partner Yacine Brahami, who set up 2 of the goals, to make it 3 wins out of 4 for El Grana.
After the shaky display at Old Trafford, Southampton was tipped by rivals to get something tangible out of their visit to North London. And surely why wouldn’t you? A team sitting third and coming into this game with also one of the best defenses in the league shouldn’t be written them off. With the league
On the 72th minute mark in Sweden’s World Cup play-off 2nd leg with Portugal, Zlatan Ibrahimovic had just struck back in his titanic individual battle with Ronaldo, driving a free-kick low and beyond the Portuguese wall, whizzing past Rui Patricio before the goalkeeper could even get down. He had scored a header four minutes previously
It has been an excitingly wide-open season so far for the English Premier League. Some predicted as much due to so many changes to squads and the addition (or loss) of top players. Also noted was how many clubs have had new coaches over the past couple of seasons. With all these changes, some teams
It is somewhat remarkable that there still remains a grand possibility that Cristiano Ronaldo may not be competing at next summer’s World Cup. On Tuesday night, he leads his Portuguese team to Stockholm to do battle with Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s Sweden, defending the slender 1-0 lead given to them last week in Lisbon by, of course,
Love them or hate them Footballers are some of the highest paid professional sports players in Europe and the rest of the world. The also court a lot of controversy with their off-the field shenanigans of wild parties and wild women. The one thing that most of them all do when they hit pay day
Arsene Wenger’s rejuvenated Arsenal wanted to send a clear message to the other teams by making a statement at Old Trafford but failed. Robin Van Persie’s header was enough to secure all three points against rivals Arsenal, as majority believed that win could dampen the Gunners title aspirations and make the Red Devils title contenders.
Barcelona had always battered teams. That was just how La Liga was. They had the history, the allure, they were a big-city team, they had one of the world’s best footballing academies, and they had the money. They were spurred only by their rivalry with Madrid-based rivals, and when Barcelona’s expensively-acquired superstars had conquered Real’s
The English Premier League club Fulham FC have announced the appointment of a new head coach. Dutchman Rene Meulensteen is to join the club and begin his new role immediate effect. He will be working alongside manager Martin Jol, also Dutch, and will no doubt be tasked with helping the club improve its current performances.
Brazil is getting set to host the world’s biggest football tournament next summer, and FIFA 2014 promises to provide fans with some of the most exciting and unique cities and venues that the world has to offer as you go about the business of following your favorite team. From the country’s financial and business hub
In India, there is always the talk about encouraging sports. Some people are actively involved in encouraging kids to look at sports in a broad minded way, to inspire kids into choosing and following different sports beyond just cricket, its certainly a very good initiative to begin with. The vocal support it has garnered is
In La Liga on Saturday afternoon, Real Madrid battered Real Sociedad 5-1 to make it 17 goals scored in their last 4 games in all competitions. No surprises here; Cristiano Ronaldo hit a hat-trick to make it 52 goals in 2013 for the Portuguese while the difference in summer expenditure between the two clubs, £143
Naming the very best player in any particular sport is sure to spark controversy. There’s loads of debate each year when FIFA names its World Player of the Year. Still, it’s so much fun to talk about which player deserves accolades that we can’t help but stir the pot further. Here’s a look at the
We all love a good game of football. It doesn’t matter what time of year it is, be it during the cold depths of December, or during the hot sunshine of the summer months, football is a sport you can enjoy both indoors and out. It also provides a great aerobic workout for the body,
David Luiz was playing well at Newcastle on Saturday lunchtime before, mid-way through the second half, his central-defensive partner John Terry had to be alert to block Shola Ameobi’s cross as the Brazilian lapsed to allow the striker through. It was the eccentric defender in a nutshell, turning in a steady performance until an error
It may have taken three years, but Alexis Sanchez is finally starting to repay the faith shown in him at Barcelona. Having initially struggled to exert an influence on the side consistently, his performances so far this season have been significantly better. His goal in the derby against Espanyol on Friday night provided further evidence