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Sir Alex Ferguson names the player he feels ‘deserves’ the Ballon d’Or

 Former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has weighed in on the debate surrounding the upcoming Ballon d’Or. Messi joined by Pedri & more The latest round of nominees for the Ballon d’Or were of course announced late last week.After the awarding of the prize – widely regarded as the most prestigious individual accolade in world football – was cancelled last time out due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the first ‘Golden Ball’ for almost two years will be served up late next month.The usual big-h...
Tags: France, Qatar, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Alex Ferguson, Portugal, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Cristiano, Messi, Christian Eriksen, Copa América


World Cup berth completes ‘almost perfect’ year for Denmark

Copenhagen (AFP) – With their qualification for the 2022 World Cup, Denmark not only showed their remarkable resilience in the wake of Christian Eriksen’s near-fatal cardiac arrest but served warning of their ambitions in Qatar. A 1-0 win over Austria at a sold-out Parken Stadium on Tuesday clinched Denmark’s place at next year’s finals, a day after Germany became the first country to qualify. “The almost perfect year for the national team has had an almost perfect end,” wrote Danish daily Poli...
Tags: England, Instagram, Scotland, Germany, Qatar, Sport, Austria, Soccer, Wembley, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Copenhagen, Christian Eriksen, Afp, Bild, Ballon


Chelsea’s Mason Mount speaks out on chances of beating Lionel Messi to Ballon d’Or glory

 Chelsea star Mason Mount has, on Monday, responded to his inclusion on the shortlist for the upcoming Ballon d’Or. Messi joined by Pedri & more The latest round of nominees for the Ballon d’Or were of course announced late last week.After the awarding of the prize – widely regarded as the most prestigious individual accolade in world football – was cancelled last time out due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the first ‘Golden Ball’ for almost two years will be served up late next month.The usual big-h...
Tags: England, France, Germany, Sport, Barcelona, Hungary, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester City, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Blues, Roman Abramovich, Messi, Chelsea FC, Christian Eriksen


Thomas Tuchel names the Chelsea star he believes deserves the Ballon d’Or

 Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel has this weekend tipped a particular member of his Blues squad as deserving of the 2021 Ballon d’Or award. Messi joined by Pedri & more The latest round of nominees for the Ballon d’Or were of course announced a little over 24 hours ago.After the awarding of the prize – widely regarded as the most prestigious individual accolade in world football – was cancelled last time out due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the first ‘Golden Ball’ for almost two years will be served ...
Tags: France, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Italy, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Belgium, Blues, Espn, Messi, Christian Eriksen, Romelu Lukaku, Copa América, Leonardo Bonucci


Lionel Messi reveals which two players he will definitely vote for Ballon d’Or, tips Real Madrid star as candidate

 Paris Saint-Germain superstar Lionel Messi has, on Friday evening, provided an insight into his planned voting strategy for this year’s Ballon d’Or award. Bruno & Pedri amongst candidates The subject of the Ballon d’Or – widely regarded as world football’s most prestigious individual prize – has of course taken centre stage online today.This comes with France Football having unveiled their shortlist of 30 nominees, ahead of next month’s highly-anticipated ceremony.The usual big-hitters were all...
Tags: France, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Real Madrid, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Xavi, Argentina, Messi, Christian Eriksen, Psg, Neymar, Copa América, Karim Benzema, Leonardo Bonucci


Granit Xhaka’s vaccination status revealed as midfielder contracts covid

Xhaka contracts Covid on international duty Arsenal have been plagued by Covid-19 in their camp across the opening three games of the season, with Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Ben White and Willian all missing from the first-team squad due to the virus.Their bad luck has continued into the international break too, with Granit Xhaka the latest player from the Gunners to test positive for the virus. Granit Xhaka has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not be available for Swit...
Tags: Greece, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Switzerland, Fa, Brentford, Christian Eriksen, Granit Xhaka, Willian, Xhaka, Arteta, Ederson, AFC Chris Wheatley, Manchester City Lies


Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka tests positive for Covid-19

Xhaka reportedly tests positive for Covid-19 Arsenal have been plagued by Covid-19 in their camp across the opening three games of the season, with Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Ben White and Willian all missing from the first-team squad due to the virus.Their bad luck has continued into the international break too, with Granit Xhaka the latest player from the Gunners to test positive for the virus. Granit Xhaka positiv auf Corona getestet — Andreas Böni (@AndreasBoeni) Septemb...
Tags: London, Greece, Sport, Soccer, Manchester City, Italy, Arsenal, Northern Ireland, Switzerland, Christian Eriksen, Granit Xhaka, Willian, Mourinho, Xhaka, Granit, Mohammed Elneny


Denmark v Scotland: Morten Wieghorst on Christian Eriksen, illness & taking on his adopted nation

Denmark assistant manager Morten Wieghorst reflects on his side's Euro 2020 journey, his battle with illness, and his time as a player in Scotland as his team prepare to face Steve Clarke's side.
Tags: News, Scotland, Denmark, Christian Eriksen, Steve Clarke, MORTEN WIEGHORST


Five managers Arsenal could turn to if the club decides to sack Mikel Arteta

Arsenal’s dismal campaign Arsenal’s season continues to bound from one bad moment to the next in the early doors of the 2021-22 Premier League campaign.From the opening day defeat to Thomas Frank’s newly-promoted Brentford to the expected loss against Chelsea, the Gunners slumped to yet another defeat this morning; a 5-0 drubbing at the hands of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City. Three losses from three and not a single goal scored to begin the new campaign is hardly what the Arsenal fanbase would...
Tags: Europe, England, Russia, Sport, ESP, Czech Republic, Soccer, Premier League, Southampton, Manchester City, Wembley Stadium, Celtic, Steven Gerrard, Spurs, Tottenham, Arsenal


Eriksen saviours honoured by UEFA

Paris (AFP) – The people who saved the life of Denmark’s Christian Eriksen, who suffered a cardiac arrest during the opening match of Euro 2020, received the UEFA President’s Award on Tuesday, the awarding body... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Paris, Denmark, Uefa, Christian Eriksen, Afp, Eriksen


Kjaer & Danish medical team receive Uefa award for role in saving Eriksen's life

Denmark captain Simon Kjaer and the medical team that saved Christian Eriksen's life are the recipients of this year's Uefa President's Award.
Tags: News, Denmark, Christian Eriksen, Eriksen, Simon Kjaer, Kjaer


Christian Eriksen: Uefa honour Kjaer and medical team with President's Award for saving Denmark midfielder's life

Denmark captain Simon Kjaer and the medical team that saved Christian Eriksen's life are the recipients of this year's Uefa President's Award.
Tags: Football, Denmark, Christian Eriksen, Simon Kjaer, Kjaer


West ham United linked with Martin Braithwaite, questions around deal for Serbian centre-back, and Declan Rice not up for sale

West Ham United transfer news In this article, we will bring you all of today’s West Ham transfer news. Make sure to check back to the site for more daily transfer updates throughout the summer. Hammers targeting Martin Braithwaite; prefers Tottenham move West Ham United continue to look for solutions in the centre-forward department this summer and may have honed in on an affordable option in the vein of Barcelona’s Danish international Martin Braithwaite. Barça and West Ham have reached a prel...
Tags: England, London, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester City, David Moyes, West Ham United, Real Sociedad, Tottenham, West Ham, Harry Kane, Christian Eriksen, Barca, United


Love, courage and solidarity: 20 essential lessons young athletes taught us this summer

Protect your mental health, stand up for your friends and speak out against racism and homophobia. From the Euros to the Olympics, this season’s biggest stars have shown success is about much more than trophiesThe Olympics are racing towards the finishing line; the Euros gave us euphoria and heartbreak; and Wimbledon revealed that the true hero on Centre Court was not an Adonis in crisp tennis whites, but rather a middle-aged vaccine researcher. More than anything, though, this summer has thrown...
Tags: England, Football, Sport, Life and style, Gymnastics, Tennis, US sports, Denmark, Athletics, European Championship, Christian Eriksen, Olympic Games, Team Gb, Knitting, Tom Daley, Simone Biles


Christian Eriksen reunited with Inter teammates as he begins road to recovery

Christian Eriksen has returned to the Inter Milan training ground for the first time since suffering a cardiac arrest while playing for Denmark at Euro 2020, the Italian club said on Wednesday.
Tags: Cnn, Denmark, Christian Eriksen, Inter Milan, Inter


Eriksen visits Inter training ground for first time since cardiac arrest

Inter Milan say Christian Eriksen is in "excellent mental and physical shape" after his first visit to their training ground since his cardiac arrest.
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Christian Eriksen returns to Inter Milan for first time since cardiac arrest

Inter Milan say Christian Eriksen is in "excellent mental and physical shape" after his first visit to their training ground since his cardiac arrest.
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Eriksen at Inter training ground, in ‘excellent shape’ after Euro collapse

Rome (AFP) – Christian Eriksen on Wednesday met his Inter Milan teammates for the first time since suffering cardiac arrest at Euro 2020, in a visit to the Italian champions’ training ground. In a statement,... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Rome, Soccer, Christian Eriksen, Inter Milan, Inter, Eriksen, Leagues: Serie A


Christian Eriksen referee: Defibrillators save lives

Premier League referee Anthony Taylor outlines why defibrillators should be available for grassroots football.
Tags: UK, News, Premier League, Christian Eriksen, Anthony Taylor


'I could tell straight away' - Referee Taylor reflects on moment Eriksen collapsed

Referee Anthony Taylor tells BBC Sport about the moment Denmark star Christian Eriksen collapsed after a cardiac arrest during Euro 2020.
Tags: News, Denmark, Christian Eriksen, Taylor, BBC Sport, Eriksen, Anthony Taylor


Christian Eriksen: Referee Anthony Taylor reflects on moment Denmark star collapsed

Referee Anthony Taylor tells BBC Sport about the moment Denmark star Christian Eriksen collapsed after a cardiac arrest during Euro 2020.
Tags: Football, Denmark, Christian Eriksen, BBC Sport, Anthony Taylor


Denmark star garnering interest from Liverpool and Aston Villa

Mikkel Damsgaard’s Euro arrival The European Championships were an opportunity for plenty of players to put themselves in the transfer window and to earn themselves a big move this summer.Some have already achieved that with Rui Patricio joining Roma from Wolves, Joachim Andersen joined Crystal Palace from Lyon and Gini Wijnaldum signed for PSG just to name a few.One player who is yet to move but did have an impressive Euros was Denmark’s Mikkel Damsgaard.The Sampdoria attacking midfielder becam...
Tags: UK, England, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Aston Villa, Liverpool, Spurs, Leeds United, Wembley, Denmark, Crystal Palace, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain, Christian Eriksen, Villa Park


Martin Braithwaite opens up on seeing Christian Eriksen fight for his life at Euro 2020

Eriksen collapse The European Championships this summer was one of the best tournaments in the history of the game. It included many shocks, great goals and amazing performances.Capped off with a final between Italy who won their first major title since 2006 and England who made their first final since 1966.However during the tournament there was an incident which overshadowed much of the elation associated with the competition.During the Denmark vs Finland game, the Danish talisman Christian Er...
Tags: England, Russia, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Italy, Arsenal, Belgium, Finland, Croatia, Denmark, West Ham, Middlesbrough, Christian Eriksen, Romero, Eriksen


Christian Eriksen’s future set to be decided with tests scheduled in Milan

Eriksen’s recovery The European Championships provided moments of elation for millions of people around Europe. Goals, great games and spectacles were rife throughout the competition.However, one moment in the game between Denmark and Finland will forever be remembered for some very different emotions that were experienced.Christian Eriksen collapsed suffering a cardiac arrest and required medical attention to save his life. He left the field conscious and recovered to a stable condition in a ne...
Tags: Europe, Milan, Instagram, Sport, Soccer, Finland, Denmark, Copenhagen, Christian Eriksen, Inter Milan, Fabrice Muamba, Eriksen, Bolton Fabrice Muamba


South Africa coach fears Eriksen repeat after Olympic isolation

Tokyo (AFP) – South Africa’s Olympic football coach fears his players’ health could be at risk after being forced to isolate at the Tokyo Games, citing Christian Eriksen’s traumatic ordeal at Euro 2020. The team... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, South Africa, Christian Eriksen, Afp, Eriksen, Tokyo AFP South Africa


Euro 2020 experiment proves a hit on the pitch, less so off it

London (AFP) – It began with Italian celebrations in Rome and ended with Italian celebrations at Wembley. This European Championship finally concluded with Italy’s penalty shoot-out win over England, a year after the tournament was postponed due to the health crisis. The incidents when ticketless fans tried to break through ticket barriers at Wembley, leading to violent scenes, may have tarnished Sunday’s final in London. But overall Euro 2020 was an uplifting tournament for the football on the...
Tags: Europe, England, London, Wales, France, Germany, Qatar, Spain, Sport, Bbc, Rome, Czech Republic, Budapest, Soccer, Premier League, United Kingdom


Best XI: Euro 2020 team of the tournament

Euro 2020 team of the tournament 622 players were called up to represent their national teams at Euro 2020 with 484 of these seeing action.Poland’s Kacper Kozłowski and Jude Bellingham of England were the youngest to feature, both aged just 17.At the other end of the spectrum, 38 year olds Pepe and Maarten Stekelenburg made four appearance each for Portugal and Netherlands respectively.Some players rose to the occasion of playing on such a huge stage so here is the 101 Great Goals team of the to...
Tags: England, Milan, Wales, France, Scotland, Germany, Russia, Spain, Sport, Iran, Bbc, Czech Republic, Hungary, Munich, Soccer, Premier League


Top 20 moments & matches that made Euro 2020 so memorable

Top 20 moments & matches of Euro 2020 This may be a case of recency bias, but many would argue that Euro 2020 was one of the most memorable major tournaments in living memory.The Covid-19 pandemic meant that everyone, regardless of age, wealth, religion or race, was forced to stay indoors to protect others.But nothing brings everybody together quite like an international sporting event.Euro 2020, taking place a year later than advertised, was a welcome release given this backdrop and the tournam...
Tags: Europe, England, Wales, France, Germany, Russia, Spain, Sport, Turkey, Ukraine, Rome, Czech Republic, Budapest, Hungary, Munich, Soccer


Top 10 best goals scored at Euro 2020

Top 10 best goals scored at Euro 2020 142 goals were scored at this summer’s European Championships, an average of 2.78 per match.That is the highest average at any Euros ever and the last time a World Cup witnessed this many goal per game was Spain ’82 (2.81) which was also won by Italy.So, we’ve looked back at all the goals and complied a list of the ten best scored at Euro 2020. 10: Karim Benzema vs Portugal – group stages Number ten on the list, similar to others to come, is less about the...
Tags: Europe, UK, England, France, Scotland, Russia, Spain, Sport, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Austria, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Italy, Netherlands


Tottenham Hotspur leading the race for Euro 2020 starlet

Denmark’s impressive campaign With Euro 2020 drawing to a close, the transfer rumour mill is inevitably cranking into action.Denmark caught the eye at the tournament before being knocked out by England in extra-time of the semi-final at Wembley. This was both as a result of their heartwarming story surrounding Christian Eriksen and the fantastic football that they played.Although ultimately falling short, several of the Danish team caught the eye, not least Sampdoria’s young winger Mikkel Damsga...
Tags: England, Sport, Soccer, Tottenham Hotspur, Real Madrid, Wembley, Denmark, Christian Eriksen, north London, Sampdoria, Danes, Eriksen, Ferrero, Fabio Paratici, Mikkel Damsgaard, Jacek Kulig