Man City’s John Stones had a great game at the De Kuip against reigning Dutch champions Feyenoord earlier this evening.
The young defender finished with a 100% pass completion rate (96/96) and also had 5 clearances, 4 aerials won, 4 blocks, 2 shots and 1 interception. He also scored two of Man City’s four goals (the other two scored by their Argentine-Brazilian combination of Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus) and had no fouls to his name!.
Stones also had a good game against Liverpool over the weekend (Man City won that game 5-0) and Pep Guardiola will certainly be pleased with the youngster’s progress. Tougher tests await him in the future, but he’s definitely showing signs that he can live up to his enormous potential Continue reading
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS AJAX VS NICE 2017 DOWN
Played on 2.8.2017 in 2017/18 CL season
Dutch giants and last season’s Europa League finalists Ajax are knocked out of the Champions League as OGC Nice prevail on the away goals rule in front of 51,845 at the Amsterdam Arena Continue reading
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS BENFICA VS HULL CITY 2017 DOWN
Played on 23.7.2017 in 2017/18 PL season
Jarrod Bowen scores the only goal of the game as ten man Hull beat Benfica Continue reading
Despite the money that top footballers make, not all of them put their feet up following retirement. Many of them are driven to succeed in other careers or simply keep themselves busy.
Here are 11 former top flight footballers who got into something completely different after hanging up their boots.
These aren’t folks who played in lower leagues- this list includes World Cup and European winners, and there are some truly interesting post-retirement careers- DJ’s, wrestlers, chemistry Teachers and private investigators, to name a few! Continue reading
Memphis Depay never quite reached the heights he was expected to at Manchester United, but here is the Dutch medio giving another example of his talent, with his amazing goal against Toulouse FC for Olympique Lyonnais. It’s a no-look strike from halfway Continue reading