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France and Portugal have crashed out of the 2020 EURO championship with Belgium and England into the last 8 England were outstanding in their round of 16 battle against Germany with Raheem Sterling and Kane netting the goals Romelu Lukaku, Kante and Mbappe are among the five players who may win the player of the competition 

With the knockout games of the UEFA Euro 2020 behind us, football fans are now expecting even more thrilling action in the quarter-finals. Already, we’ve seen remarkable performances during the group stage and round of 16 matches with various nations laying high standards and performing well.

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Although the Portugal vs Belgium match didn’t go as expected for Fernando Santos led the team and their fans, there are still many world-class feats to look out for. As we take a glimpse at some of Europe’s greatest footballing nations locking heads in the quarter-finals, here are our top five picks for the brightest stars on the show. 

Romelu Lukaku

 The 28-year-old Belgian football star scored three of the seven goals for his team as they pinnacled Group B by a six-point margin. The Belgian player may end up acquiring a Euro winners’ medal to the latest one he got at Inter Milan. 

N’Golo Kante

 N’Golo Kante carried his form with Chelsea into the first match he played at the Euros with France. The midfielder played his conventional game, which helped him perform with the ball in the France vs Germany match. His importance for the French team can’t be exaggerated as he safeguards the back four in his team.

Kylian Mbappe

 France’s $159 million star and promising soccer player in the world under 25, Kylian Mbappe needs no introduction. In this Euro, he’s not been able to engrave much of a mark, but the 22-year-old player has played decently in the tournament’s first three games, enabling France to win the group stage. 

 Paul Pogba

 At the UEFA 2020, Paul Pogba played best on the pitch, particularly during the France vs Portugal draw. The player produced a midfield masterclass and could be on course to getting the Player of the Tournament crown. In the group of death, Pogba was reliable in his three outings and was key even against Switzerland.

Manuel Locatelli 

Manuel Locatelli’s star has been shining bright in the UEFA Euro 2020 tournament, specifically with his brace in the Italy and vs Switzerland match that put him in the spotlight. It’s easy to see why Premier League sides are curious about the 23-year-old new entry player. Who’s Your Top Pick to Win the UEFA Euro 2020 Player of the Tournament? It’s your turn to watch and pick the player who you think will win the Player of the Tournament title at the Euros.

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Official- Manchester united sack Ole Gunnar Solksjaer, to pay him £7.5m severance fee

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has been sacked as Manchester United manager afer a disgraceful 4-1 away defeat by Watford on Saturday.

Official- Manchester united sack Ole Gunnar Solksjaer, to pay him £7.5m severance fee


Solskjaer, an icon of the club, had been in charge of United for nearly three years but pressure on his position started building after humiliating losses to Liverpool and Man City despite having star players Cristiano Ronaldo, Jadon Sancho and Raphael Varane in the squad.

The club heirarchy had a meeting early Sunday morning, November 21, and agreed to part ways with Solksjaer and will pay him a £7.5m severance fee due to the fact he signed a new 3 year deal in June.

Posting on its social media platforms, Manchester United wrote;

 ‘Manchester United can confirm that Ole Gunnar Solksjaer has left his role as manager. Thank you for everything Ole.’

The favourites to succeed Solskjaer are Zinedine Zidane, Brendan Rodgers, Mauricio Pochettino and Erik ten Hag.


In 165 games, Solksjaer had 91 Wins, 40 defeats and 34 draws.

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Liberia 0-2: Nigeria: Super Eagles Wins Liberia to Move One Step Closer to World Cup play-Off

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Liberia 0-2: Nigeria: Super Eagles Wins Liberia to Move One Step Closer to World Cup play-Off

Nigeria has moved one step closer to booking one of the World Cup play-off spots after beating Liberia on Saturday in Tangier, Morocco.


Victor Osimhen and Ahmed Musa scored from the spot in the first and second half respectively to beat Liberia 2-0.

Napoli’s Victor Osimhen scored the first goal, which was a penalty for Nigeria after the Liberian goalkeeper brought him down.

He converted the resulting penalty to give the Super Eagles an early lead in the first half and even though the away Super Eagles dominated play they could not add another goal in the first half.

Liberia 0-2: Nigeria: Super Eagles Wins Liberia to Move One Step Closer to World Cup play-Off


In the second half, Substitute and captain Ahmed Musa scored the second goal for Nigeria, another penalty, with four minutes left to go in the match to give Nigeria a 2-0 victory.


The Eagles will need at least a draw in their last match against Cape Verde on Tuesday at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos, Nigeria if they are to qualify for the World Cup play-off.

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Cristiano #Ronaldo scores TWICE as #ManUnited beat Newcastle 4-1 to go top of the #premierleague

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Cristiano #Ronaldo scores TWICE as #ManUnited beat Newcastle 4-1 to go top of the #premierleague

Cristiano Ronaldo is back with a bang as he scores twice on Man Utd return in 4-1 win over Newcastle

Manchester United have now secured the top position on the premier league table with 10 points. Manchester City comes second with 9.

There was not much of a difference in game-play but the goalscorers, Man Utd have them in abundance!

Ronaldo is BACK!

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