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We need to take teams seriously: Txiki Begiristain

We need to take teams seriously: Txiki Begiristain

Manchester City’s director of football Txiki Begiristain believes their biggest threat in Group F is German Bundesliga side 1899 Hoffenheim The Premier League champions were placed in Group F of the 2018-2019 UEFA Champions League season alongside Shakhtar Donetsk and Olympique Lyon. And to the Citizen’s director of football, his team has to take all rivals very seriously. “They’ve done lovely work as a football club,” he told Sky Sports News. “We need to take all the teams, but especially Hoffenheim very, very seriously.” “We have Pep, all of his staff have been in Germany, so they know how strong …

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England name 23-man squad for UEFA Nations League

England name 23-man squad for UEFA Nations League

England manager Gareth Southgate has named his 23-man squad for their games against Spain and Switzerland The Three Lions will begin their UEFA Nations League campaign at Wembley when they play Spain on September 8 before a showdown with Switzerland in Leicester three days later. The surprise inclusion to the squad is Manchester United defender Luke Shaw, who has been recalled by Southgate after being left out of the World Cup selection in favour of club teammate Ashley Young – who misses out this time around. Three other new faces have been included in Liverpool’s Joe Gomez, Burnley’s James Tarkowski and Southampton goalkeeper Alex …

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UEFA set to introduce VAR in Champions League

UEFA set to introduce VAR in Champions League

UEFA are considering the option of introducing VAR in the latter stages of this season’s Champions League. The World Cup in Russia welcomed the introduction of video assistant referees with overall success. And the Times reports UEFA is working on a plan for the system to come into play from the quarter-finals of the Champions League. There had been doubts over using VAR in Europe’s premier competition due to the human resources required for eight group matches on the same night But UEFA believes by introducing it for the Champions League latter stages; they can gradually integrate it into the …

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UEFA goal of the season contenders announced

UEFA goal of the season contenders announced

UEFA has released a list of  12 candidates that have been nominated for the goal of the season with Cristiano Ronaldo and Christian Eriksen included in the list Cristiano Ronaldo’s beautiful overhead bicycle kick against his new club Juventus in last season’s Champions League quarter-final clash for Real Madrid is in the voting poll. While Eriksen’s goal for Denmark against the Republic of Ireland in the qualifying stages of the World Cup has also been included after the Tottenham playmaker timed his finish to perfection. Marseille’s Dimitri Payet has also got a nod on the list for his superb finish against RB …

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UEFA Champions League Trophy Design, Weight Details

UEFA Champions League Trophy Design, Weight Details

This is about the details of UEFA Champions League Trophy which is awarded to the winning team of each season. The UEFA officials have released the changing version of the Champions League Trophy which is the sixth version. It is the original trophy at all times, and this is the only other official replica in silver 925. engraved with names of all winning teams. Have a look on the new UEFA Champions League Trophy Design, Weight Details.

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Euro 2016 Telecast Rights in UEFA, USA, Canada & Others

Euro 2016 Telecast Rights in UEFA, USA, Canada & Others

The Union of European Football Association has announced the list of TV broadcast & telecast rights of EURO 2016. TV channel ESPN will provide telecast in USA, while TSN & RDS won broadcasting rights in Canada. The International Broadcast Center [IBC] will be located at the Parc des Expositions at la Porte de Versailles in Paris. Host nation France will see 3 rights holders bring the competition to the viewers in names of beIN Sports, TF1 & M6. Selected matches will be telecasted by TF1 along with M6, while, beIN sports is selected to telecast all matches of upcoming competition.

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