Benin vs Tanzania Benin is in a good form of being undefeated in series matches in the recent 5 matches. The winning of this matchday will provide assurance to Benin as they might increase a point gap their yop rival of the group. On the other hand, Tanzania will not settle for less as they are still determined to stay at the top rankings of this group to secure their journey to the next rounds of the World Cup Qualifying matches.
During the Copa America tournament in June,Brazil forward Neymar bashed African players saying they do not like playing for their national teams.Everyone was up in arms against him but after what has happened recently with Chelsea and Morrocan forward Hakim Ziyech,I think he was right.During a press briefing before their world cup qualifying game against Sudan yesterday,Moroccan head coach Vahid condemned Hakim Ziyech.Vahid said Ziyech refused to take part in training for the Sudan game faking an injury yet as per medical reports he was already healed.The coach was furious and even threatened to leave the Chelsea forward out of the team in the upcoming games.This just goes to show the type of attitude and mentality African player have towards their countries.In the case of Europeans and Americans,they would do anything to play for their country.If an African nation is to one day win the world cup,then this behaviour must change.
BOLIVIA VS PARAGUAY. The statistics suggest Paraguay are going to struggle in La Paz this Friday, but Los Guaranies bossed Bolivia in the Copa America during the summer and look worth siding with in the draw no bet market on Matchday 12. Eduardo Berizzo’s charges dominated the sides’ group stage clash in Brazil to land a 3-1 victory, and that contest has to take prominence when assessing this fixture, even though the Bolivians have the benefit of home advantage this week.
Messi Sets His Eyes On A 7th Ballon D'or After Becoming The First South American To Attain This Feat
Lionel Messi has been shining with Argentina during the International break as they played their World Cup qualification matches. La Pulga has stepped up enormously to help his nation book a ticket to the 2022 Qatar World Cup. Success In the summer, Messi finally fulfilled his lifelong dream when lead Argentina into winning his first-ever international trophy.
Brazil Vs Argentina - The game of the day will see the South American giants meet in the world cup qualification encounter. The two met few weeks ago in the Copa America tournament that saw the Argentinian end their long time dyspell of an international trophy. We are yet to see if the Brazilian will be able to stage out a revenge as they invite them in their home ground.
When talking about the greatest Brazilian players of all time then Ricardo Kaka can not miss.Kaka was so good during his days that he beat Christiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi for the Ballon D'or award in 2007 and he is so far the only player to beat the two.Kaka has won more major international trophies than any other player in the history of football.He won the 2002 world cup,the 2004 and 2008 Copa America trophies and the confederations cup in 2009.At club level he played for Ac Milan where he won the Serie A league title,the Italian super Copa and the champions league.He later joined Real Madrid in 2009 where he won the La Liga title,Spanish super cup and the Copa Del Rey.At individual level he won the Ballon D'or award,the Italian player of the year,serie A golden boot and player of the tournament at the Copa America.Kaka has won every trophy he has ever played in showing he was too good and definitely one of the greatest.
Lionel Messi has been shining with Argentina during the International break as they played their World Cup qualification matches. La Pulga has stepped up enormously to help his nation book a ticket to the 2022 Qatar World Cup. In the summer, Messi finally fulfilled his lifelong dream when lead Argentina into winning his first-ever international trophy.
Manchester United is now with a vast of experience in their team and so is competition for places in Ole's starting eleven. The club hierarchy brought in Cristiano Ronaldo, Varane and Sancho last summer. These not only made fans have some hope's of finally getting that major trophy into there cabinet.
COLOMBIA VS BRAZIL. Colombia are unbeaten in their last six qualifiers following their 0-0 draw against Uruguay in midweek and Reinaldo Rueda’s charges may be capable of spoiling Brazil’s 100% record in Barranquilla this weekend. A goalless stalemate in Montevideo was a superb result all things considered for Colombia, who have recovered extremely well from their shaky start to the campaign.
BRAZIL VS ARGENTINA. All eyes will be on the Arena Pernambuco in Recife because a showdown between the two best South American teams of Argentina and Brazil awaits us ahead of the qualifications for the FIBA World Cup. It has been a little over two months since the two best South American teams met in the Copa America final, where Argentina won with a minimum of 1-0.
2021 Ballon d'Or contending is still on as top players across Europe are still working hard to winning the most coveted award. As always, Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are always on the top list for these award, but this year's power ranking is full of surprises.
PERU VS URUGUAY. Peru was solid at the Copa America, where they managed to make a solid result by placing in the semi-finals, but after the defeat by Brazil and fantastic resistance to the host of the tournament, they also lost the match for 3rd place against Colombia.
The greatest of all time debate between Argentina's Lionel Messi and Portugal's Christiano Ronaldo has been on for over a decade and here is how the two greats compare on the international stage.In terms of goals scored,Christiano Ronaldo is at 111 which is a record for most international goals scored in men football while Messi has managed 76.When it comes to assists provided,Messi is on top with 52 assists while Ronaldo has 41.In terms of major international trophies won,they both have one that is the Copa America for Lionel Messi and and European championship for Christiano.In the individual awards category at the international stage,Messi is miles away with four,that is two best players of the tournament in the Copa America,one in the world cup and a golden boot won in the just concluded Copa America.Christiano has one which is the golden boot he won at this years European championship tournament.
Former Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez has continued to aim a dig at his former club even after leaving permanently. The current Aston Villa stopper has turned his career around since joining Villa Park two years ago. He is the current Argentina number one goalkeeper. Speaking during an interview, the Copa America champion reveals that he did not want to join the Gunners but he had to do so after a coach from his former club, Independente told him that a train only passes once.
ECUADOR V PARAGUAY Ecuador won’t want a repeat of their last result here following a 3-0 Copa America defeat last time out to Argentina. It’s been seldom in recent times that Ecuador have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Ecuador have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 11 goals along the way.
The champions of the Copa America and the European Championship are being considered by UEFA and Conmebol for the creation of a new international Super Cup competition. The proposed new competition is intended to replace the Confederations Cup in certain ways, as FIFA wants to offer a more appealing and shorter tournament to be held the year before a World Cup.
2021 will be the year the Argentina Captain Lionel Messi will keep remembering in his entire career as the Paris Saint Germain star lead Argentina to its first international trophy after 28 years. Messi had captained the team for more than 7 years without any trophy. Argentina reached the final of 2014 FIFA World cup but losed to the German Machines.
Lionel Messi is indeed one of the greatest players of this era, this five times winner of balloon d on has achieved many trophies since his debut in a football league, here are some facts which you probably didn’t knew about Messi. 1. He was diagnosed with growth hormone deficiency when he was a child of about eleven years, this condition really inhibited his growth, he was not growing as healthy as other children but thankfully enough Barcelona as a club paid for his medical bills, he later recovered from this condition and that is why he spent almost all of his football career life playing for the club as a sign of showing gratitude.
Argentina finally got to celebrate their Copa America with their fans. Messi broke on tears celebrating with fans the success they have achieved with Argentina.This actually meant the whole world to him. Lionel Messi scored a hat-trick against Bolivia on the same night he surpassed Pele to become the all-time leading goal scorer in South American history.
On the international duty going on this weekend world cup qualification games are being played.Today England played with Andorra and the English side won 4-O where Jesse Lingard scored 2 goals On a highly anticipated game the whole world was waiting to watch today was Brazil against Argentina.The team having two great player who are playing for psg.Neymar and Messi we mentioned to play against each other for the first time since Messi joined Psg from Barcelona this season.