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BREAKING: Ronaldo Bags Another Int’l Trophy As Portugal win Inaugural UEFA Nations League

The hosts’ victory in UEFA’s newest competition denied the Netherlands its first trophy since the 1988 European Championship. Portugal has won the inaugural UEFA Nations League tournament, beating the Netherlands 1-0 in Sunday’s final for its second title in three years. Goncalo Guedes scored the winner early in the second half to give Portugal its first trophy since the 2016 European Championship. The hosts’ victory in UEFA’s newest competition denied the Netherlands its first trophy since the 1988 European Championship. The revamped Dutch team was seeking some redemption after failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup and the 2016 European Championship. Cristiano Ronaldo, coming off a hat trick in [Read]

SHOCKING! Robbers break into police station, steal rifles, ammunition as officers watch UEFA match

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that thieves broke into a police station on Tuesday night as all officers on duty abandoned their post to watch a UEFA Champions League match at a nearby trading centre. Parisian Thieves Burgle Thiago Silva’s Home Kenya Standard newspaper reported that the incident happened at Kobujoi Police Station, Nandi County, Kenya. [READ ALSO] Barca, Messi down Man Utd as Ronaldo, Juve Crash Out of UCL [READ MORE] The thieves made away with three rifles and ammunitions. On returning to the post, the soccer-crazy policemen discovered that the room of the officer in-charge, which also serves as an armoury was open. They walked in to find the steel [Read]

BREAKING: UEFA releases UCL Last 16, UEL Knock-out Draws for 18/19 Season [SEE FULL DRAWS HERE]

  John Izabi,  The Last 16 Draw for UEFA Champions League has been concluded earlier today today Monday the 17th of December, 2018, NEWS FLAKES NG can authoritatively report. The Full draw for the Champions League last 16 of Europe’s top flight league with some mouth watering fixtures as seen below: Schalke 04 v Manchester City. Atletico Madrid v Juventus. Manchester United v Paris Saint- Germain. Tottenham Hotspur v Borussia Dortmund. Lyon v Barcelona. Roma v Porto. Ajax v Real Madrid. Liverpool v Bayern Munich. Teams that finished in second place in the group stage will host the first legs on February 12/13 and 19/20 with the return matches scheduled [Read]

UCL 2018 AWARDS: It’s all Real Madrid Affair, as Modric, Ronaldo, Ramos, Navas win big SEE FULL LIST OF AWARDS AND 18/19 DRAWS

John Izabi,  Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric has been named UEFA Men’s Player of the Season, beating out Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah to win the much coveted European football top prize for the 2017/2018 season.  The Croatian player was also named Midfielder of the Season for the second successive year at a ceremony which took place in Monaco this afternoon, with most Real Madrid UCL 2017/2018 players claiming most awards of the night.  Former Club’s talisman, Cristiano Ronaldo who now plays for Juventus won the Champions League’s best forward award with Real Madrid after becoming the top scorer in the competition for a sixth-year running. Fierce defender and Madrid’s [Read]

Ronaldo needs just eight minutes to open Juventus account with debut goal

Cristiano Ronaldo wasted no time in presenting himself to the Juventus faithful, scoring in his first appearance in the Bianconeri shirt after less than 10 minutes on the field. Having taken extended leave after the 2018 World Cup and his move from Real Madrid, the Portugal striker was finally introduced to fans in Sunday’s friendly against the club’s Primavera side. The Portugal striker did not disappoint against Juve’s Primeravera youths, opening the scoring with a typically emphatic finish. The match is a traditional curtain-raiser in Turin, and gives potential first teamers the chance to test themselves against Juve’s young hopefuls. Goal [Read]

Ronaldo Vs Bale: See The Goal Voted As This Season’s Best Champion’s League Goal >>>

Cristiano Ronaldo’s overhead kick against Juventus in this season’s Champions League quarterfinals was better than Gareth Bale’s against Liverpool in the final, according to UEFA’s Technical Observers. Ronaldo’s spectacular effort in Real Madrid’s 3-0 first leg victory in Turin in early April was immediately hailed as one of the greatest goals of all time, only for Bale to score an almost exactly similar goal on an even bigger stage in Saturday’s 3-1 victory in Kiev.   The task of deciding which of the two strikes was better went to UEFA’s team of Technical Observers who compiled their best 10 goals of the 2017-18 Champions League season. And they chose Ronaldo’s [Read]

Egyptian lawyer files €1 billion lawsuit against Ramos over Salah challenge READ FULL GIST HERE >>>

The Liverpool forward’s injury saga has taken a bizarre twist, with a fellow countryman looking to sue the Real Madrid skipper who sidelined him. NEWS FLAKES NG further gathered that an Egyptian lawyer has launched a €1 billion (£873m/$1.2bn) lawsuit against Sergio Ramos after Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah was injured in a challenge with the Real Madrid captain during Saturday’s Champions League final.   Salah landed heavily on his left shoulder after grappling with Ramos during the Kiev showpiece and ligament damage around the joint placed his World Cup participation in doubt.   The Premier League Golden Boot winner posted on Twitter on Sunday to say he was [Read]

BREAKING: UEFA Unveils UCL, Europa Cup Semi Final Draws SEE FULL DETAILS HERE >>>

OFFICIAL: UEFA few moments ago unveiled the 2018 Semi Final fixtures for both the UEFA champions league and UEFA Europa cup respectively as seen below: 👉Bayern Munich vs Real Madrid 👉Liverpool vs Roma The first legs of the UCL semis will be played on April 24/25, with the second legs on May 1/2 Meanwhile, the UEFA Europa League Semi Final Draws and fixtures are as follows: **Arsenal vs Athletico Madrid **Marseille vs Salzburg DATE OF MATCHES: 👉FIRST LEG: 26/04/18 👉SECOND LEG: 03/05/18: The final of the Europa cup however is slated for Stade de Lyon, Lyon on 16th May, 2018. STAY TUNED FOR MORE FRESH UPDATES!! . . PLEASE FEEL [Read]

PHOTOS: Egyptian and Liverpool Striker, Mohammed Salah Wins UCL Player Of The Week Award SEE PHOTOS HERE >>>

PHOTO NEWS 📷 . . For his brilliant form this season, Egyptian and Liverpool Striker, Mohammed Salah has been gifted the UEFA Champions League Player of the Week Award ahead of current world player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo,  mostly for his scintillating performance, goal and wonderful assist  against fellow English English side, Manchester City in their first leg quarter final clash played at Anfield in the course of the week which ended 3-0 in favour of the reds. The talented Striker has been in the form of his life since the commencement of the season, especially leading his country to the world cup mundial after years of absence as [Read]