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Sahil Sharma
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Sahil Sharma is a soccer writer at EssentiallySports. In 2014, Real Madrid clinching its 10th UCL title, aka La Decima, ignited his passion and a hardcore Madridista was born. Sahil holds expertise in covering complicated transfer sagas and podcast rundowns. He is known for his comprehensive analysis and engaging writing style. As a voracious researcher in and out of ‘the beautiful game’, he makes sure that his readers receive factually correct and insightful content. When Sahil isn’t writing, he will be found playing FIFA 23 or relishing a nail-biter involving Los Blancos, late in the night. He’s open to a FIFA battle but be sure to bring your A-game.

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“He’s a Freak” – Thierry Henry Defends Lionel Messi After Recent Outroar Over Inter Miami’s Pre-season Tour

Despite Inter Miami's controversial pre-season tour and fans' outburst, former teammate of Lionel Messi, Thierry Henry, defends the star.

February 10, 2024

Thierry Henry Blames MLS’ ‘Lack of Talent’ For Lionel Messi’s Inconsistency With Inter Miami

As Inter Miami prepares for the 2024 season, Thierry Henry points out MLS' lack of talent for Lionel Messi's inconsistent performances.

February 10, 2024

Manchester City’s Kevin De Bruyne Roots for San Francisco 49ers as Jack Grealish & Others Favor Kansas City Chiefs to Win at Super Bowl LVIII

As Super Bowl fever reaches its peak, Manchester City stars give their predictions for the anticipated showdown between the Chiefs and 49ers.

February 10, 2024

Iker Casillas: “El Clasico [Real Madrid vs. FC Barcelona] Pulls Better Numbers Than the Super Bowl”

Speaking ahead of the Super Bowl showdown, Real Madrid legend, Iker Casillas, claims that El Clasico attracts a larger audience than the NFL.

February 10, 2024

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi & 3 Football Greats – Erling Haaland Picks His 5-a-Side Dream Team

Manchester City ace Erling Haaland picks his dream five-a-side lineup, including the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in his team.

February 06, 2024

Vissel Kobe vs Inter Miami: Expected Lineups, Predictions, Odds, Stats, Streaming, & How to Watch Lionel Messi in Japan

As fans brace themselves for Lionel Messi's Inter Miami vs Vissel Kobe, get to know every detail regarding the fixture ahead of the clash.

February 06, 2024

Miami Dolphins or Chicago Bears to Play at Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu Stadium as NFL Super Bowl Fever Kicks Off: Reports

Real Madrid's home Santiago Bernabeu set to host Super Bowl clash in 2025 as NFL's Miami Dolphins and Chicago Bears gears up for the clash.

February 06, 2024

Cristiano Ronaldo Injury Update: Al Nassr Ace ‘Ready’ for Al Hilal Clash

After missing out on Al Nassr's recent fixtures, talisman Cristiano Ronaldo aims to return against Al Hilal and re-conquer the local derby.

February 06, 2024

“I Was Robbed” – John Obi Mikel on Yaya Toure’s 2012/13 African POTY Win Despite UCL & AFCON Win With Chelsea & Nigeria

Former Chelsea icon John Obi Mikel claims to feel 'robbed,' as he said he deserved to win the African POTY award over Yaya Toure in 2012/13.

February 05, 2024

Lack of Women in Women’s Soccer is a ‘Major Problem’: Chelsea’s Emma Hayes on WSL

Prospective USWNT head coach Emma Hayes issues a call to action to tackle the 'major problem' of gender inequality in Women's Super League.

February 05, 2024

From Mohamed Salah to Sadio Mane: John Obi Mikel’s Premier League’s All-Time African XI as AFCON 2024 Nears End

Despite crashing out of AFCON with Egypt, Mohamed Salah makes his way into Chelsea legend John Obi-Mikel's PL's all-time African players XI.

February 05, 2024

Why isn’t Vissel Kobe vs Inter Miami Being Broadcasted Live? Reason Behind No Telecast To Watch Lionel Messi in Japan

As shadows cast over the friendly match between Messi's Inter Miami and Vissel Kobe, get to know the reasons behind no match broadcasting.

February 05, 2024

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