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Cristiano Ronaldo plans Business GOAT after football

Having completed football, ​Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has ​revealed plans to conquer the world of business once he hangs up his boots. And while he still "loves football" and wants to "entertain", the 34-year-old has admitted he does not know what the next couple of years hold for him.

Along with ​Barcelona legend Lionel Messi, Ronaldo has set incredibly high standards during his playing days, but he has already begun to turn his focus to life outside of being a professional sportsman and admits he has "enjoyed the process" of contemplating what is next. “I still love football. I love to entertain the fans and the people who love Cristiano. It doesn't matter the age, it’s all about mentality,” Ronaldo told Sport Bible.

He further said, “The last five years, I start to enjoy this process of seeing me outside of football, so who knows what will happen in the next year or two.

The interview cites data from Hookit revealing that Ronaldo is the planet's most popular person on Instagram, with 185 million followers, while across Facebook , Instagram and Twitter, he has more followers than any other sportsman.

Tuesday football update

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group A

FT ' Real Madrid 2 : 2 Club Brugge

FT ' Galatasaray 0 : 1 Paris Saint Germain

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group B

FT ' Crvena Zvezda 3 : 1 Olympiakos

FT ' Tottenham 2 : 7 Bayern

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group C

FT ' Atalanta 1 : 2 Shakhtar D

FT ' Manchester City 2 : 0 Dinamo Zagreb

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Group stage, Group D

FT ' Juventus 3 : 0 Leverkusen

FT ' Lokomotiv 0 : 2 Atletico Madrid

Monday football update

ENGLAND: Premier League

Manchester United 1 : 1 Arsenal

Sunday football update

ENGLAND: Premier League

FT Leicester City 5 : 0 Newcastle

SPAIN: La Liga

FT Espanyol 0 : 2 Valladolid

FT Eibar 2 : 0 Celta

FT Alaves 2 : 0 Mallorca

FT Levante 1 : 1 Osasuna

FT Sevilla 3 : 2 Real Sociedad

ITALY: Serie A

FT Napoli 2 : 1 Brescia

FT Lecce 0 : 1 Roma

FT Udinese 1 : 0 Bologna

FT Lazio 4 : 0 Genoa

FT Cagliari 1 : 1 Verona

FT Milan 1 : 3 Fiorentina

GERMANY: Bundesliga

FT Fortuna Dusseldorf 1 : 2 Freiburg

FT Koln 0 : 4 Hertha

FRANCE: Ligue 1

FT Strasbourg 1 : 0 Montpellier

FT Nimes 0 : 1 Saint-Etienne

FT Marseille 1 : 1 Rennes

Saturday football update

ENGLAND: Premier League

FT Sheffield Utd 0 : 1 Liverpool

FT Crystal Palace 2 : 0 Norwich

FT Bournemouth 2 : 2 West Ham

FT Chelsea 2 : 0 Brighton

FT Aston Villa 2 : 2 Burnley

FT Tottenham 2 : 1 Southampton

FT Wolves 2 : 0 Watford

FT Everton 1 : 3 Manchester City

SPAIN: La Liga

FT Athletic 0 : 1 Valencia

FT Getafe 0 : 2 Barcelona

FT Granada CF 1 : 0 Leganes

FT Atletico Madrid 0 : 0 Real Madrid

ITALY: Serie A

FT Juventus 2 : 0 Spal

FT Sampdoria 1 : 3 Inter

FT Sassuolo 1 : 4 Atalanta

GERMANY: Bundesliga

FT Augsburg 0 : 3 Bayer

FT Paderborn 2 : 3 Bayern

FT RB Leipzig 1 : 3 Schalke 04

FT Hoffenheim 0 : 3 Borussia M.

FT Mainz 0 : 1 Wolfsburg

FT Borussia D. 2 : 2 Werder

FRANCE: Ligue 1

FT Lyon 0 : 1 Nantes

FT Bordeaux 0 : 1 Paris Saint Germain

FT Nice 1 : 1 Lille

FT Angers 1 : 1 Amiens

FT Monaco 4 : 1 Brest

FT Metz 2 : 2 Toulouse

FT Reims 1 : 2 Dijon

Lionel beats Van Dijk and Ronaldo to Best FIFA men's player award

Lionel beats Van Dijk and Ronaldo to Best FIFA men's player award
Three and a half years after last winning the Ballon d’Or, in January 2016, Lionel Messi was crowned king of world football again. He won FIFA’s The Best award in Milan on Monday. After the votes of captains, coaches, journalists and fans, Messi emerged ahead of Virgil Van Dijk (Liverpool) and Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus).
It is the first The Best prize that Messi has won. In the first year it started, 2016, Cristiano Ronaldo took it, then he did so again the next year, and in 2018 Luka Modric triumphed. FIFA chief Gianni Infantino presented Messi with the award at the La Scala Milan theatre.

Liverpool boss Jurgen Kloop wins best FIFA men coach award
Jurgen Klopp has been named the Best FIFA men's coach of the year after guiding Liverpool to Champions League success last season. All three finalists for the award came from the Premier League and Klopp edged out Pep Guardiola and Mauricio Pochettino.
Guardiola led Manchester City to a second successive Premier League title, narrowly beating Klopp and Liverpool.
Pochettino's Tottenham were Liverpool's opponents in the Champions League final after a memorable run to the Madrid showpiece.
Klopp attended the ceremony at Milan's Teatro alla Scala and said: "Mauricio - we won that game. That's why I'm here, not you.
"That's how football is, but we all know what an incredible job you did, what an incredible job Pep did, what so many coaches out there did.
"I have to say thank you to my outstanding club Liverpool FC, to the owners, I have to say they gave me an incredible team, and I have to thank my team, because as a coach you only can be as good as your team is.
"I'm really proud of being the manager of such an incredible bunch of players." Klopp took the opportunity to reveal he had signed up to the Common Goal movement, which involves members donating one per cent of their salary to a charity which funds organisations around the world that use football to tackle social issues.
He said: "I'm really proud and happy that I can announce that from today on I am a member of the Common Goal family."
Having then received a round of applause, Klopp said: "A few people obviously know it - if not, Google it. It's a great thing."

Zsori wins Puskaz award as Messi Moses out
The Argentine's strike against Real Betis was amongst the favourites, but ultimately did not seal the prize
Former Debrecen man Daniel Zsori has scooped the Puskas Award for the most beautiful goal scored in 2019, the 18-year-old Hungarian beating off competition from Barcelona's Lionel Messi and River Plate's Juan Fernando Quintero.
Having been introduced just a few minutes from full time with his side tied at 1-1 with Ferencvaros, the youngster fired home an overhead kick from the edge of the box in the 93rd minute - all on his professional debut.
Having made 25 appearances in total during his time with Debrecen, scoring two goals, Zsori secured a transfer to fellow Nemzeti Bajnokság I side Fehervar during the summer.
What lies in the future of what is sure to be a long career for Zsori remains to be seen, but beating one of football's all-time greats in Lionel Messi to lift the award is sure to provide confidence on his journey. Indeed, the goal Messi was nominated for was obviously stellar strike itself, the five-time Ballon d'Or-winning Argentine looping a sumptuous lob over the head of Real Betis goalkeeper Pau Lopez from the edge of the box.

Messi's incredible strike was the final goal in what was a routine 4-1 victory for the reigning La Liga champions. The last name on the three-man shortlist was River's Quintero, whose incredible curling, long-range free-kick opened the scoring against Racing Club, beating 'keeper Gabriel Arias with his wonderstrike.
River would go on to beat their February opponents 2-0 courtesy of an own goal from Alejandro Donatti. The Puskas Award was inaugurated in October 2009, with Cristiano Ronaldo’s iconic 40-yard strike against Porto for Manchester United in the Champions League winning the first honour.
Judging the beauty of a goal is subjective, but the Puskas Award is awarded to the most visually significant goal. It is not awarded to a goal scored through a fluke, through a mistake or through a deflection – the goal should have been meant by the player.

A panel of select FIFA and external experts select the initial 10 nominees. The public then vote for their favourite goal on the FIFA official website. The top three goals to have earned the most votes will be presented to a panel of FIFA Legends, and they decide the winner of the Puskas Award to be announced at FIFA’s The Best Awards ceremony in September.
The Puskas Award pays tribute to legendary former Real Madrid striker and Hungary international Ferenc Puskas, who is regarded as one of the best players of all-time.
Puskas was an integral member of his Blancos side in the 1950s and 1960s, as well as the Hungary national team. Seen as one of the most iconic forwards in European football of his generation and beyond, he netted a then-world record of 84 goals in 85 international matches for Hungary

Ronaldo explains why he has banned his mum from watching football matches in stadium

Cristiano Ronaldo has revealed he has banned his mother from watching big football matches. During his in-depth interview with Pier Morgan, the Juventus striker, 34, said his mom Maria Dolores dos Santos Aveiro always get too nervous watching him in big games, and for this reason, he has banned her.

According to him, she fainted two times in the stadium while she was watching him play. Ronaldo told Morgan : “She gets so nervous, I don’t understand why.

I get friends to stay with her and she goes for walks around the house. She fainted two times in the stadium. She is nervous.

“It is impossible, I don’t have a father anymore and I don’t want to lose my mum, so I told her ‘you will not watch semi-finals or finals anymore’."

Odoi committed to Chelsea football club

Callum Hudson-Odoi has committed himself to Chelsea Football Club by signing a new five-year contract.

The forward, will turn 19 in November, grew in influence throughout the 2018/19 season, winning himself a place in the side and ending the campaign with five goals and a string of assists.

He became Chelsea’s youngest-ever England international when making his debut for Gareth Southgate’s side in a Euro 2020 qualification win against Czech Republic at Wembley, and picked up the club's Young Player of the Year award in May.

Octopus Xavi predicts who will win UCL

Barcelona legend, Xavi Hernandez, has listed three clubs as favourite to win this season’s UEFA Champions League trophy.

According to Xavi, the likes of Barcelona, Manchester City and Liverpool have what it takes to win this season’s Europe topflight league trophy.

“With Barcelona, I look at Manchester City and Liverpool as being the favourites for the Champions League this season,” Xavi told the Daily Mirror.

“We already know that Liverpool have shown they have what it takes to win the Champions League and they are a very strong team.

“And after two Premier League titles I think Pep will really prioritize the Champions League this season

Meet the New Super Falcons Captain
Asisat Lamina Oshoala MON (born 9 October 1994) is a Nigerian professional footballer who plays for Spanish Side FC Barcelona Femení in the Primera División as a forward. She was named best player and was the highest goal scorer at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup. She was also named best player and second top goalscorer with the Super Falconsteam who won the 2014 African Women's Championship.


Tammy Won’t Represent Nigeria, Says Victor Ikpeba
Former Super Eagles forward, Victor Ikpeba has revealed that Chelsea’s Tammy Abraham will never want to represent Nigeria at the senior level.
The Atlanta Olympic gold medalist stated this during Monday Night Football on Supersports that was monitored by Soccernet.ng.
Ikpeba, who lauded Tammy’s impressive goal-scoring form for the Blues in the Premier League, said that the former Aston Villa forward won’t want to play for Nigeria.


Frank hails Abraham's impact
The Chelsea No9 secured his treble at Molineux in a 5-2 victory and the head coach was happy to see Abraham score a number of ‘different’ type of goals.
‘The three different types of goals he scored were exactly what you want from Tammy: a messy one, a good header and then a fantastic feet and finish goal,’ said the boss.


Mauricio Pochettino reveal what David Beckham told him
David Beckham has always had a special connection with Tottenham Hotspur. The Manchester United and England legend never played for the club, but he wished he could have. And specifically, he wished he could have played under Mauricio Pochettino. Beckham trained with the club on a number of occasions during his career and admitted, when White Hart Lane closed in 2017, that it would always


Fans fumes at Advert break against Man City
Football fans voiced their frustration on Twitter after live coverage of Norwich's Premier League clash with Manchester City on Sky Sports was twice interrupted by adverts on Saturday night.
Viewers were left baffled when the action on Sky Sports Main Event was temporarily replaced by TV adverts midway through the first-half at Carrow Road.




Facts on Yakubu Aiyegbeni



First African to score a UEFA Champions League hat trick on his debut Top Nigerian EPL Scorer (95).

Nigeria's 3rd Highest Goalscorer.

Most EPL Hat Tricks for an African (4).

First EPL Player to score against 20 Teams.