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Man City – West Ham kicked back on February 19

The Premier League round 26 between Man City and West Ham has been postponed due to Super Typhoon Ciara will replay on February 19.

Man City and West Ham will be competing at 19:30 on Wednesday 19/2, London time. According to the previous schedule, this match should have taken place from Sunday 9/2. But due to bad weather because of Typhoon Ciara, and concerns for the safety of fans and staff, the parties concerned decided to postpone.

The replay will cause Man City and West Ham to shorten the winter vacation. After coming back this weekend, Man City have to play six matches in just 19 days. The next rivals of the Guardiola teachers and students will be Leicester on February 22, Real Madrid (February 26), Aston Villa (1/3), Sheffield Wednesday (March 4) and Man Utd 8/3.

The match between Man City and West Ham is a rare time for an English Premier League to take place on the same day as the European Cup schedule. On February 19, Guardiola’s star orchestra will play 30 minutes earlier than the ball time for Tottenham – RB Leipzig and Atalanta – Valencia in the 1/8 Champions League round.

Previously, the European Football Federation (UEFA) did not allow member clubs clubs to reschedule on the same day as the matches in the European Cup. But since 2017, UEFA has abandoned this rule.

Man City is currently ranked second in the Premier League, 22 points behind Liverpool in 25 rounds. West Ham are struggling in the relegation battle, finishing third from the bottom with only 24 points.

Previously, postponed Man City – West Ham match

UK The Premier League match between Man City and West Ham on February 9 is one of many sporting events that have been postponed due to the influence of Super Typhoon Ciara.

Super Typhoon Ciara is considered the most feared storm from about seven years, hitting the UK today. The strongest wind in the center of the storm reached nearly 130 km / h, causing rain, flooding and even snowstorms across much of the UK.

The British Meteorological Agency forecasts the impact of Ciara will be spread across the country, disrupting air, rail and sea operations, sporting events and destruction of many properties. Many areas will have blackouts on a large scale, because snowstorms and 10cm thick snow cover in some places.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Defeating Man City, MU still had to leave League Cup

Manchester City beat Man City 1-0 in the second leg of the League Cup second leg at Etihad, but that was not enough for the “Red Devils” to reach the final when they lost 3-1.

As a team underestimated, Man Utd joined the defense of the majority. With De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, Man City still easily penetrated the multi-layer defense of the visitors. At least twice in the first half, Aguero was close to the goal but the Argentine striker could not beat De Gea.

Man City played overwhelmingly but suddenly let MU concede after a fixed situation in the 35th minute. Nemanja Matic hit the left foot volley accurately into the far corner that Bravo could only stand still. In the last minutes of the first half, the pressure was increased by the host but no goals were scored.

The initiative still belongs to Man City in the second half. De Gea’s goal was wide open, but the blue-footed strikers handled it so perfectionist that the opportunity passed unfortunately.

76 minutes, MU only played with 10 people when Matic received a second yellow card from the referee Kevin Friend. Man City with an advantage over people also can not take advantage to score goals. In the 84th minute, Aguero put the ball into the visitors’ net but like Sterling in the first half, the goal was not recognized for offside.

To lose 0-1 but Man City still won the right to the League Cup final against Aston Villa when the total score after 2 matches was 3-2.

Solskjaer coach believes MU can comeback against Man City

Coach Ole Solskjaer insists Man United can afford to overcome Man City, as they did before PSG in the Champions League in the 2018/19 season.

“The next game will be very difficult, we will have to score 2 goals against Man City away and it would be great if not to concede a goal first. The players will have to play with the same spirit as the game against PSG at Champions League. We have the strength to beat Man City, the way we beat them in the Premier League”, Daily Star quoted the Norwegian strategist.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arsenal dropped to 10th in the Premier League

Arsenal lost 1-2 at home to Brighton, who had just three consecutive defeats, in the round of 15 Premier League on 5/12 evening.

The team of interim coach Freddie Ljungberg struggled in the first half, as Brighton increasingly played the beat. In the middle of the first half, Maupay and Davy Propper constantly had the opportunity to threaten goal keeper Bernd Leno.

Brighton took the lead after 36 minutes, when Arsenal failed to break a corner. Adam Webster took full advantage of the opportunity with a powerful shot to defeat Leno.

Arsenal played the best at the end of the first half and early second half. As injured after the first goal, the home team swept in an overwhelming attack. After goalkeeper Matt Ryan twice brilliantly blocked Joe Willock’s header in the 40th minute, Arsenal got a goal from another Lacazette header early in the second half.

The equalizer helps lift the spirits, and they create at least two other opportunities but do not take advantage of success. In particular, the referee refused to recognize David Luiz’s goal after consulting VAR.

Not knowing how to find their way into Brighton’s goal, their defense was indecisive. In the 80th minute, Maupay headed down Leno to bring a 2-1 victory to Brighton.

This result raised Arsenal’s unbeaten streak to 9 – something that never happened to them in 1977. The Emirates Stadium team also dropped to 10th, with 19 points – 10 points less than the Top 4 and just more at risk of relegation five points.

Squad

Arsenal (4-3-3): Leno; Bellerin, Sokratis, Luiz, Kolasinac (Tierney 72); Xhaka; Torreira, Willock (Pepe 46); Ozil, Aubameyang, Lacazette (Martinelli 77)

Brighton (4-1-2-1-2): Ryan; Alzate (Duffy 88), Webster, Dunk, Burn; Propper, Stephens, Mooy; Gross (Trossard 80); Connolly (Montoya 76), Maupay

Other teams

Man City are 14 points behind Liverpool, after 16 rounds of the Premier League. Never hope for the third consecutive championship of teachers and Guardiola narrow today. In that situation, the Champions League is said to be the option for City to put more strength.

In Group C Champions League, they soon won the right to the eighth round and the leading position. The last match, as a guest on Dinamo Zagreb on 11/12, is only meaningful procedure for the English champions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pulisic set a record in the Champions League

Participating in the Chelsea 4-4 draw, midfielder Christian Pulisic became the most played American in the Champions League.

The night of 5/11 was Pulisic’s 24th match in the Champions League. The 21-year-old midfielder has 22 times to play in Europe’s most prestigious arena in Dortmund colors. He left the German club in the summer of 2019 to join Chelsea for a fee of $ 75 million.

The second match in the Champions League for Chelsea helped Pulisic break the record of compatriot Jermaine Jones, who played 23 games in this arena for Schalke and Leverkusen. DaMarcus Beasley ranked third in the list of Americans playing in the Champions League, with 22 appearances for PSV and Rangers.

The more Pulisic plays, the more effective he is in Chelsea colors

In the match against Ajax, Pulisic made a mark when he brought in a penalty in the fifth minute, helping Jorginho equalize 1-1 for Chelsea. The home side were then 4-1 down by Ajax, but kicked off in the last 30 minutes to equalize 4-4. Chelsea, Ajax and Valencia all got seven points after four matches in Group H, while Lille got one.

Pulisic has scored twice in the Champions League, both in Dortmund. The US midfielder scored four goals in Chelsea’s last two Premier League matches, including the perfect hat-trick against Burnley. In that match, Pulisic scored with his left foot, his right leg and his head. He was the youngest Chelsea player to set up a hat-trick in an official match. This football striker is said to be full of energy, plays quite well and supposed to get further in his career.

After the Ajax draw, Chelsea will stay at Stamford Bridge at home on 9/11, Frank Lampard’s teachers and students are currently ranked fourth in the Premier League, equaling the points of the third team Leicester and two points behind Manchester City. Let’s wait to see the result of this competitive match!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Man Utd won despite taking two penalties

Ruyford and Martial missed 11m, Man Utd still won Norwich 3-1 in round 10 of the Premier League.

The first away win in 232 days, against Partizan Belgrade in the Europa League, did not help Man Utd enter well on the trip to Carrow Road. Norwich City stand in the penultimate, losing three of the last four rounds, again the team with the most dangerous opportunity first. Right at the fourth minute, Emiliano Buendia ripped open the “Red Heart” defense and cleared the deck for Todd Cantwell at the edge of 16m50, but the left winger’s shot did not go into the goal.

After the personal efforts of Andreas Pereira and Marcus Rashford, it was not until the 19th minute that the visitors’ line found each other in combination. Anthony Martial takes the ball in the right corner, then pokes it down for Rashford to shoot diagonally from the narrow corner. However, Tim Krul closed the corner and pushed the ball all the way.

Rashford’s chance sparked a 10-minute burst of Man Utd. In the corner right after that, Martial struck into the head of the city, but Tim Krul’s ecstatic reflex prevented the French striker from signing on the electronic board. However, before Scott McTominay’s quick and dangerous one-touch shot in the 21st minute, the Dutch goalkeeper had to go into the net to pick up the ball.

In the final 15 minutes, Norwich played with 10 people due to Buendia’s injury leaving the pitch but the home team was no longer entitled to a substitution. Man Utd not only did not take advantage of the opportunity to score a fourth goal but also let “Canaries” shorten the score to 1-3. 88 minutes, McTominay to lose the ball in the middle of the field. Substitute Onel Hernandez came straight into the middle of the visitors’ field, surpassing the three, before netting De Gea.

The match had six minutes of extra time but Norwich could not find De Gea netting a second time. With three points in full, Man Utd rose to seventh place, seven points behind the top four, but one point behind Tottenham – the team lost to Liverpool 1-2 in the match at the same time.

 

 

 

 

 

Lampard wary of the proposed Champions League expansion

Chelsea coach Frank Lampard fears players will be exhausted once the Champions League increases the number of football matches.

“I think the level is right now. The Champions League is very good, I like the current format. If you ask if we can play more in the European Cup, I don’t know whether the where is the plan to arrange those increased matches”.

European Club Association (ECA) president Andrea Agnelli is proposing to change the structure of the Champions League. Accordingly, the number of participating teams can be increased to 96, with the promotion and relegation mechanism introduced in the last month. Discussions are ongoing to agree on a change in the Champions League structure from 2024-2025 onwards.

But Lampard was worried about the changes. So, if we change the Champions League format, we will have to discuss very well. carefully on how the tournament actually works.

“As a coach, I feel the weight of the matches more clearly than when I was a player, although I am still running as a player. You are thinking about how to keep the team healthy, and that “The challenge is with every tournament we play in,” the Chelsea leader added.

In order to have time to play for the Champions League once the tournament is scaled up, there was an opinion on the death of the British League Cup. But Lampard rejected this option and considered the British League Cup to be a valuable tournament

“I have a lot of emotional memories with the English League Cup, because I have won several times for this Cup while I was playing for Chelsea. It was the first tournament I had a trophy. At home, this tournament gives The teams feel confident when playing in the Cup format at home. This is very important, “Lampard added.

 

 

Tottenham lost Lloris until early 2020

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris needs more than two months off to treat his elbow injury.

The injury test showed that Lloris dislocated her elbow and injured her ligament. He needed about two and a half months off the competition.

Goalkeeper Lloris’s serious hand injury

Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris was suspected of breaking his arm when he landed in the wrong position in the 3-0 defeat of Brighton in the Premier League on October 5.

In the third minute, Lloris catches the ball from Pascal Gross’s kick. The ball was not dangerous but the French goalkeeper did not catch the ball, so striker Neal Maupay opened the scoring for Brighton. After dropping the ball, Lloris landed on the wrong technique and fell to the field. His left arm shows signs of breaking. The 32-year-old goalkeeper cried out in pain, requiring immediate medical attention.

The doctor must give Lloris breathing oxygen tanks. When he left the pitcher on the stretcher, he kept complaining of pain and forced the doctor to give him more morphine. Lloris was taken to the hospital shortly after.

Image of Lloris injury has a strong impact on goalkeeper David de Gea. He posted on Twitter the name of Lloris on Twitter, along with a prayer sign. Goalkeeper Michael Owen commented: “It was a serious mistake from Lloris. But his injury was really haunting. It looks like he dislocated his elbow.”

Paulo Gazzaniga – goalkeeper replaced Lloris – added two goals, leaving Tottenham in crisis

Lloris’s long-term prediction test results, but the level of his injury is not too serious is a lucky thing for Tottenham. Initially, there was concern about the risk of Lloris requiring surgery.

Lloris was injured when he landed badly in the middle of a game against Brighton. After dislocating his joint, he screamed in pain and was immediately taken to the hospital.

Due to the relatively long break, Lloris will miss many important matches of Tottenham, including the last four matches of the Champions League group stage. He will also be absent for the last four matches of the Euro qualifier for France.

Llris’ injury contributed to exacerbating the Tottenham crisis. In the last two matches, the runner-up team Champions League last season conceded 10 goals.

The London home team are currently ranked ninth, with 11 points after eight rounds of the Premier League. Because they are 13 points behind leaders Liverpool, they do not have much hope for the ability to compete for the championship.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Premier League 2019-2020 and things that worth waiting for (Part 2)

Both Arsenal and MU showed their determination in the new season when recruiting many recruits.

Before the start of the new season, MU also recruited extremely high-quality names such as Daniel James, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Harry Maguire to supplement the missing positions. At the moment, the force of the “Red Devil” is quite young, potential and of good quality. MU’s squad is also considered to be in-depth, so NHM’s expectation for this team in the new season is huge.

Another name also shows Arsenal’s desire and determination to return to the race to become the main champion. After the failed seasons and the continuous break-up of the pillars, the London Gunners faced numerous difficulties.

However, with their determination, Arsenal made all of them surprised when announcing a series of quality recruits in the last transfer. Dani Ceballos, Gabriel Martinelli, William Saliba, Nicolas Pepe, Kieran Tierney, and David Luiz are the names that the NHM Gunners strongly believe will help the red and white team achieve success this season.

Waiting for Lampard’s performance in a new role

For many years, football fans have become too familiar with the image of an 8-year-old midfielder who played extremely well in The Blue shirt with clean passes or powerful long shots. However, the star has retired from his career to become a coach.

Lampard will succeed in helping Chelsea return to the golden age?

This season, Chelsea will be led by the club’s legend, Lampard. Chelsea’s new captain is smart, forward and special, he has a great love for Chelsea. So, he too understands the team’s play to make the most accurate decisions.

Although Lampard’s career is still young, his years of experience in the Premier League and his understanding of the team’s play. Hopefully, Lampard will be able to succeed and help Chelsea return to his golden age.

 

 

 

Premier League 2019-2020 and things that worth waiting for (Part 1)

The 2019 Premier League is about to return after a long absence. This year’s tournament is very much anticipated by the World Football Association because the teams are preparing very carefully and thoroughly.
Will Liverpool overthrow Manchester City’s “dominance” in the new season?


Over the years, Man City has always been the top team in the Premier League. With a strong squad and a high-level coach, this team continues to reap success in every arena. Calculated, in the big football of English football, in the last season as Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal or Tottenham have signs of going down and not enough to shield Pep Guardiola’s army to fall horse. Only Liverpool is strong enough to compete against the championship with the green half of Manchester.
It is evident that there have been many times “The Kop” with the emergence of attacking stars like Mane, Salah or Roberto Firmino with a reasonable play style that has helped this team rise to the top and away.
However, in decisive turns, the “Merseyside Reds” dropped extremely important scores, which led them to see Man City crowned champion. Liverpool has also had a successful season winning the Champions League championship after years of waiting.
So, with an in-depth squad with a very reasonable playing style, the World Football Association is expecting this team to overthrow Man City’s “yoke” to help the Premier League regain its edge. his inherent paintings.
The return of Arsenal and MU
After an unsuccessful season, both Arsenal and MU are determined to return to the race to win the Premier League. Since ancient times, MU has always been considered a very strong team. However, since coach Alex Ferguson retired, this team has slipped without braking. However, since coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer came to power, the team’s performance has increased significantly.