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Leicester City sack Premier League winning manager-essentiallysports.com

Claudio Ranieri sacked as Leicester City manager nine months after winning Premier League titleLast season’s fairytale Premier League champions are now on the verge of falling apart. The Foxes are one point above the relegation zone with 13 matches left. Now Claudio...

New era in management : Managers, victims of their own success?-essentiallysports.com

"Champion of England and FIFA manager of the year. Sacked. Keep smiling amico, nobody can delete the history you wrote", read a post on Jose Mourinho's Instagram account after reigning English Champions, Leicester City, announced that they have relieved...

Does heading a ball ‘damage the brain’ ?- essentiallysports.com

Standard soccer heading results in immediate and measurable alterations in brain function. Changes in short and long term memory function and corticomotor inhibition are detectable immediately after soccer heading. Head injuries account for between 4% and 22% of...

Presnel Kimpembe: The Man who tamed Lionel Messi

Who would have ever thought the mighty Barcelona would suffer such a catastrophic disaster at the hands of French champions, Paris Saint-Germain in the first leg of the Champions League round of 16 fixture. The French outfit put up...

Real Madrid v Napoli and the birth of the UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE

On Wednesday Night at  the Santiago Bernabeu, Napoli and Real Madrid will face each other after 20 years. That remains Napoli's sole visit to the historic stadium. One would normally expect a fixture, having had such limited encounters to...

The Top 5 Trending celebrations in football

Any sport involves emotions. Be it Virat Kohli scoring a century at Lord's or Andres Iniesta scoring the winner in extratime for Spain in the World Cup 2010 final, moments such as these are bound to be accompanied with...

Top Five January Transfers Ever

The winter transfer window is about to end and there haven't been many big deals or shuffling of squads so far. The big clubs haven't been quite active, with only Manchester City roping in Gabriel Jesus though, even that...
Injuries woes for Real Madrid - Can Zidane provide a solution

Injuries foes for Real Madrid – Can Zidane provide a solution?

Just a couple of weeks ago, there was a buzz of a treble in the Real Madrid camp. They hadn’t lost a single game in 40 outings. The Blancos were comfortably sitting at the top of La Liga, four...