LEIPZIG V CLUB BRUGGE RB Leipzig will be looking for a repeat result of a 6-0 Bundesliga 1 success against Hertha Berlin. In that match, RB Leipzig had 61% possession and 17 shots at goal with 10 on target. For RB Leipzig, the goals were scored by Christopher Nkunku (16', 70'), Yussuf Poulsen (23'), Nordi Mukiele (45'), Emil Forsberg (60') and Amadou Haidara (77').
Having concluded the second leg matches held on Tuesday and Wednesday this week, Uefa Champions League has finally unveiled team of the week following incredible performances by individuals in different clubs. Two Chelsea players are among those included in the Uefa Champions League team of the week. Inter Milan forward Edin Dzeko leads the attack as he features a striker in the team for the week, Dzeko scored a brace for Inter Milan as the Italian Champions cruised past Shakhtar Donetsk.
TOUGH DRAWS. 1. Westham United. Sevilla were eliminated from the competition thanks to David Moyes' heroics. West Ham United will be confident if they face Barcelona in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Europa League, as the latter are widely regarded as 'the specialist' in the competition.
Arsenal and Anderlecht have agreed a £15m deal for Albert Sambi Lokonga. There is some add-ons and sell-on clause. Final details are being ironed out. The player will have his Arsenal medical soon. Emil Forsberg is the first Swedish player to score in three consecutive major tournament appearances since Kennet Andersson at the 1994 World Cup, who is also the only Swedish player to net more at a single major tournament than Forsberg's 4 at EURO2020 (5 in 1994).
Emil Forsberg has signed a new contract at RB Leipzig until 2025, according to Die Roten Bullen.Forsberg was on Arsenal's radar.Frank Lampard could be offered a return to Premier League management after emerging as a leading contender to replace Roy Hodgson at Crystal Palace, The Telegraph understand.
Title hopefuls RB Leipzig will be desperate to bounce back from a shocking 1-0 loss at Mainz as they take on Stuttgart in the first game of the second Bundesliga Matchday. Jesse Marsch could have hardly imagined a worse start to his reign at RB Leipzig as his new team fell 1-0 away at Mainz on the opening day.
After been eliminated in the round of 16 by Belgium,Portugal's Christiano Ronaldo left the tournament been the top scorer with 5 goals.Patrick Schick of the Czech Republic was also knocked out of the competition by Denmark with 5 goals too.All the other top scorers in the tournament also got eliminated including Karim Benzema with Four goals,Emil Forsberg of Sweden also with 4 goals and Belgium's Romelu Lukaku also with 4.The battle intensifies tonight as Italy face Spain in the first semi final starting from 10pm EAT.Spain have not been on a good scoring spree but they have a chance to increase their tally tonight.Their leading scorer is Alvaro Morata with 2 goals.All the other scorers in the team have 1 goal each.Italy on the other hand has Lorenzo Insigne with 3 goals followed by Ciro Immobile with two goals.They both have a chance to increase their tally tonight.Who do you think will break the tie between Schick and Ronaldo to win the golden boot
Manchester City suffered a defeat at the hands of RB Leipzig on match day six of Group A in the UEFA champions league. It was a game you felt Manchester City were not 100% committed to winning right from the very off, with the German outfit running out well deserved winner on the night.
Sweden Vs Ukraine Sweden Sweden will be searching for another success after a 3-2 Euro 2020 triumph versus Poland. In that match, Sweden oversaw 33% belonging and 11 shots at the objective with 4 of them on track. For Sweden, the objectives were scored by Emil Forsberg (2', 59') and Viktor Claesson (93').
Fernando Santos, the Portuguese in a post match conference lamented his regrets for not reaching the euro finals .He further pointed out that it was a game that they deserved to win .He raised his hopes of reaching the finals just like the last during the last euros. The portuguese coach sighted that in football anything is bid to happen and that Belgium's goal had an advantage over them and that is the nature of football.He argued that though defeated his players defending and attacking capabilities when called upon during the game were unquestionable
The Euro 2020 golden boot race appears to become tough as it approaches the finals. Cristiano Ronaldo and Bayern Leverkusen's Czech Republic' s Patrick Schick are currently topping the charts with five goals each. The two however have been eliminated out of the tournament and their tally will not go past there.
Leipzig's side will be without Kevin Kampl, Konrad Laimer and Emil Forsberg due to knee injuries, with Dominik Szoboszlai's groin issue still preventing him from making his debut for the club after signing from Red Bull Salzburg in January.
Competition for the golden boots in the Euro 2020 is still on. Players are doing their best to increase their goal contribution by scoring or giving assists. These are the current top scorers and players with most assists in Euro 2020. Top Scorers 1. Cristiano Ronaldo - He is leading with five goals having played only four Euro 2020 matches.
SLOVAKIA V SPAIN Slovakia will be hoping to bounce back here following the 1-0 Euro 2020 loss in their previous game against Sweden. In that match, Slovakia managed 58% possession and 10 shots at goal with 0 on target. For their opponents, Sweden got 12 attempts on goal with 4 on target.
Cristiano Ronaldo PHOTO COURTESY With conclusion of the group stage games in the 2021 Euro competition on Wednesday 23rd June, some teams that is group leaders and first runners up have gotten their tickets to feature in the round of sixteen of the UEFA Euro. Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo is the scoring list in the 2021 Euro competition.
The following are Matches scheduled to kick off on Tuesday June 29th 2021. These are tipped on possible score, match top scorer and the possible number of total match goals. England Versus Germany We focused on England to win 1-0 and Raheem Sterling to win anytime. This culminates to under 2.5 match goals.
It's that man again at the top of another goal-scoring chart. Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo leads Euro 2021 with five goals after his two penalty kick conversions in his team's group-stage finale against France. Plenty of players are still in the running to claim the Golden Boot for the tournament’s top scorer - but they will have to catch Cristiano Ronaldo.
Belgium star Romelu Lukaku was on the scoresheet yesterday as Belgium's hopes of winning the Euro 2020 were demolished after they lost 2-1 to Italy at Allianz Arena in Munich. Romelu Lukaku scored a penalty for the Red Devils just before halftime after Belgium youngster Jeremy Doku was fouled in the box by Giovanni Di Lorenzo.
Denmark and the Czech Republic will face off today evening for a semi-final spot in the ongoing European Championship. Denmark booked a slot in the quarter-finals after thrashing Wales 4 - 0. The Czech Republic, on the other hand, defeated Netherlands 2 - 0. Denmark struggled in the group stages but they gradually grew in confidence and were quite impressive in their win against Wales.
Croatia hosted Czech Republic for their second matches of group D fixture. Having won the previous match against Scotland, Czech were keen to secure the three points to earn a place in the round of 16 stage. Barely minutes before halftime, Lovren elbowed Patrick Schick in the box thus led to a penalty after confirmation from the VAR monitor by the center referee.