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Once most-hated Real Madrid player is now the most loved one: Karim Benzema's spectacular transformation

Once most-hated Real Madrid player is now the most loved one: Karim Benzema's spectacular transformation

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2022-01-26 14:19:49

Right now in Real Madrid, Karim Benzema is the most reliable name. He is the player who has been leading Real Madrid after the departure of Ronaldo.  Although Real Madrid could not replicate the...

Can we call Pep Guardiola the best of his generation?

Can we call Pep Guardiola the best of his generation?

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2022-01-24 12:40:16

Pep Guardiola is well on his way to winning another Premier League title. When he first came to England in 2016, after two relatively successful tenures at FC Barcelona and FC Bayern Munich, many mana...

Is Barcelona-Athletic Bilbao becoming the fiercest rivalry of Spanish football?

Is Barcelona-Athletic Bilbao becoming the fiercest rivalry of Spanish football?

Ahnaf Wazed Khan 2022-01-23 15:49:06

The teams Barcelona and Athletic Bilbao are similar in various aspects. Both strictly represent a particular community of Spain, both give prominence to their homegrown players, both want to showcase...

FIFPRO Men's World XI turns into a laughingstock on social media

FIFPRO Men's World XI turns into a laughingstock on social media

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2022-01-18 16:18:05

Yesterday's FIFA FIFPro Men's World XI has come as a shock for football lovers around the world due to a very unconventional formation to accommodate four attackers in the team as well as some high pr...

Thomas Muller: A machine that we hardly talk about

Thomas Muller: A machine that we hardly talk about

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2022-01-18 15:09:47

Most football lovers are aware of the infamous incident during the match between Argentina and Germany in the 2010 World Cup when Diego Maradona, not knowing who Thomas Muller was, assumed him to be a...

The botched side of the new format of Spanish  Super Cup

The botched side of the new format of Spanish Super Cup

Ahnaf Wazed Khan 2022-01-17 12:19:28

After two enthralling semi-finals, Real Madrid and Athletic Bilbao locked horns for the trophy of the Spanish Super Cup yesterday night. With a goal each from Modric and Benzema, Real Madrid took home...

Ballon d'Or in a week: How the winner is selected?

Ballon d'Or in a week: How the winner is selected?

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2021-11-25 16:47:46

With a few days remaining before the Ballon d'Or winner is announced and the football fans all over the world rooting for their favourite player to win the award, one might wonder how this prestigious...

Pochettino failing to manage superstars in Paris?

Pochettino failing to manage superstars in Paris?

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2021-11-10 15:40:40

When Mauricio Pochettino arrived in PSG last year, the season was already halfway through.  PSG had just got rid of Thomas Tuchel, who later went on to win the Champions League with Chelsea and...

Ole at the wheel is no more working

Ole at the wheel is no more working

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2021-11-08 19:13:29

When Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was brought in to replace the veteran Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford, the expectations from him were quite high.  There was a certain sense of romanticism associated wit...

From an adorable hero to a tragic villain - Ronald Koeman has seen it all

From an adorable hero to a tragic villain - Ronald Koeman has seen it all

Ahnaf Wazed Khan 2021-10-30 15:13:41

He was the marauding defender for FC Barcelona who used to hit the target from the distance for fun. He was the protagonist of Barcelona’s first-ever European glory.  He lived the dream in...

Liverpool demolish Manchester United by 5-0, Salah scores 3

Liverpool demolish Manchester United by 5-0, Salah scores 3

Naveed Ashfaque 2021-10-24 23:59:24

The fiercest rivalry in English football between Manchester United and Liverpool ended in a 0-5 thrashing for the Manchester Team. Mohammad Salah was at the centre of the match with a hattrick and a...

Sorry work, sorry study, tomorrow is for sports only

Sorry work, sorry study, tomorrow is for sports only

Ahnaf Wazed Khan 2021-10-23 17:32:47

October 24th is going to be the most exciting and eventful day of the year for sports fans.  Especially if you are a Bangladeshi sports follower, fixtures of October 24 will seem like once in a...

Jorginho worthy of Ballon d’Or Shouts?

Jorginho worthy of Ballon d’Or Shouts?

Rassiq Aziz Kabir 2021-10-19 17:28:37

When Maurizio Sarri signed Jorge Luis Frello Filho from Napoli to Chelsea on the very same day he was hired as the manager of the blues, most of the pundits of English football were stunned.  Sa...