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23-man Ballon d’Or shortlist revealed

Messi & Ronaldo 2016 Ballon d Or

The 2016 Ballon d’Or shortlist is out and has the usual inclusion of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. They have dominated this award for the last seven years and one of them is expected to lift this latest award too. Two months ago, Lionel Messi beat his rival Cristiano Ronaldo to the UEFA Best Player in Europe award while Ronaldo […]

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Bale and Rodriguez both score twice to seal Real win

Bale Rodriquez Ronaldo Real Madrid

Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez each scored twice with wonder goals in Real Madrid’s game against Real Betis, with Karim Benzema adding another. The final result for Sunday’s match was a stunning 5-0 win for Real’s first home game of the season. New Real Madrid coach Rafael Benitez should be happy with his team’s performance in their second La Liga clash this season. Sunday’s […]

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Puskás Award goes to James Rodriguez

James Rodriquez Puskas Award 2014

The goal that launched James Rodriguez career has won him the coveted Puskás Award. In the Colombia vs Uruguay match in the 2014 World Cup, Rodriguez  scored from an accurate volley that found its way through 6 opposition players and the goal keeper. His speech was short. He mentions how special this goal was for him and for his country of Colombia. “I’d like […]

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Ballon d’Or shortlist for 2014

Ballon d Or

The 23-man shortlist for the Fifa 2014 world footballer of the year award is out. The current Fifa player of the year Cristiano Ronaldo is the favourite this year and if he is successful, it would net him the award for the third time. While Cristiano Ronaldo will be looking to retain the award he is up against his Real Madrid team-mate Gareth Bale. […]

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