Over the years Africa has managed to produce creative players who are performing well in the top European leagues. Globe Soccer released the best XI top performing African Players. Goalkeeper in the team is Edouard Mendy who plays for Chelsea. The Senegalese goalkeeper has managed to be consistent since his breakthrough in 2020.
The first phase roll out of the Hustlers Fund programme is expected to be launched by President William Ruto on Wednesday. This is after the Cabinet approved the legal and institutional framework to anchor its establishment and implementation on Tuesday. The Fund is expected to provide affordable credit facilities.
Chelsea have received huge boost after defensive duo Ben Chilwell and Wesley Fofana returned to training as they continue with rehabilitation. Chilwell and Fofana are progressing very well and training in the Gym after suffering hamstring and tendon injuries. Chelsea will appoint Vivell as new technical director as they work to find new sporting director in the next weeks.
Senegal has joined five time world champions Brazil, title holders France, Ronaldos Portugal and the Holand team in the qualified teams to knockout stages. Following a 2-1 win against Ecuador on Tuesday evening, Senegal finished second with just one point behind the group champions Netherlands. Thus, they became the first African team to qualify for the knockout stages in the 2022 Qatar edition.
According to Chelsea football club several players have got an opportunity to represent their countries in the ongoing Qatar 2022 World Cup. Some of them have already played including Reheem Sterling of England and Mateo Kovacic of Croatia. From Africa, Eduardo Mendy, koulibaly and Hakim Ziyech are among those who will play.
Michael Olunga is in Kenya on holiday due to the world cup break. The Harambee Stars striker Michael Olunga has identified Raphael Varane and Kalidou Koulibaly as the toughest defenders he has faced during his career. Olunga said Varane was one of the toughest defenders the France international played against during his time as a Girona player in Spain, describing him as a strong and solid defender.
Despite his good performance in the first two matches, Enner Valencia played his last game in the 2022 world cup against Senegal at the Al Khalifa stadium. Ecuador were outfashioned by the Teranga Lions for a spot in the last 16 of the 2022 world cup finals. Goals from Ismaila sarr and Kalidou Koulibaly were enough to send the South Americans back home.
Good afternoon and welcome to my daily sports updates.Tap on the follow link on the top right corner if you haven't done so to receive more news.Welcome Chelsea and former Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly has sent a message to the Gunners ahead of the Premier league clash between the two sides.Koulibaly stated his opinion during an interview with Italian outlets.The defender stated that he wants to write history at Chelsea and claims that at the end of the season it will be Chelsea who will be at the top of the table.
Chelsea vs Arsenal combined XI based on the current form in the Premier League is dominated by Arsenal with 7 spots compared to Chelsea who have 4 spots. Goalkeeper: Chelsea Goalkeeper Kepa Arizabalanga has edged out Ramsdale for the number 1 spot due to the current number of clean sheets he has kept under Graham Potter.
Chelsea will be optimistic to bounce back to winning ways this Wednesday when they travel to Etihad Stadium to face Manchester City in the EFL Carabao Cup Round of 16. Chelsea lost their recent match 1-0 against Arsenal and are winless in their last 4 EPL Games hence Potter is under pressure to turn things around.
Chelsea has several players in the World Cup who have performed well after a poor run at the club level. These players have been brilliant for their nations and they could be regarded among the best in the tournament. The likes of Mateo Kovacic, Kalidou Koulibaly, Hakim Ziyech, Christian Pulisic, and Thiago Silva have been impressive in the tournament.
The premier league tittle race is expected to be even more tighter as the international break approaches. The coming break is special since it would be longer than usual and the worldcup will taking place. In the current standings, Mikel Arteta's Arsenal are still on top as the league leaders.
Chelsea have officially confirmed that Ben Chilwell suffered a significant injury and the defender is unfortunately expected to miss the World Cup this year. Chelsea stated that following the injury sustained in their recent UCL match against Dinamo Zagreb, Chilwell has undergone a scan on his injured hamstring and results showed that he has suffered a significant injury.
Chelsea are set to appoint Monaco Technical Director Laurence Stewart to a role in the revamped set-up at Stamford Bridge. Graham Potter has hailed Loftus Cheek for impressing on and off the pitch as he is humble and wants to learn & improve as he trains really good, has great quality and physicality.
Goalkeeper: Chelsea are set to chose Edouard Mendy to start for the Blues against Newcastle United in the Saturday EPL clash despite recently conceding 2 goals against Man City in Carabao Cup & 1 goal against Arsenal in Premier League. Defence: Chelsea defence is set to comprise of trio Kalidou Koulibaly, Thiago Silva and Trevoh Chalobah as they look forward to keep a clean sheet and end 4 EPL matches winless streak.
Former Arsenal player and pundit Thierry Henry has honestly named Chelsea as the premier league club that could have a better defence next season if they happen to complete the signature of RB Leipzig most coveted defender Josko Gvardiol. Thierry Henry believes that the young RB Leipzig defender could improve Chelsea defence next season due to his defensive qualities which have been outstanding in the past two seasons.
With few hours to the highly anticipated 2002 FIFA world cup in Qatar, football fans are ready to watch 32 of the best nations go head to head for the ultimate price. Five countries Senegal, Cameroon, Tunisia and Morocco will represent the African continent at the tournament in the middle East.
With Kalidou Koulibaly and Wesley Fofana both potentially poised to return to the Blues starting line up for the travel of Dinamo Zagreb in the Champions League, Graham Potter might finally get some good news regarding the injuries to his defenders. With Fofana, Koulibaly, and Reece James all being missing lately, defense injuries have probably felt like a regular occurrence for Potter since he moved to west London.
The African champions secured their victory in place at the tournament with a 1-0 win over Egypt in the qualification play-offs in March. In history Senegal advanced to the quarter-finals of the 2002 Fifa World Cup,overcoming the defending world champions France and drawing with Uruguay, before losing to Turkey in the quarter-finals.Senegal also won their first international trophy at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
Chelsea were in Champions League action yesterday. The Blues welcomed Croatian side, Dynamo Zagreb at Stamford Bridge for yesterday's match. Graham Potter, Chelsea manager looked to see a reaction from his side after a disappointing result in the weekend. Chelsea were thrashed by four goals to one by Brighton.