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Players That Will Likely Leave Their Clubs In the 2021 Summer Transfers
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Players That Will Likely Leave Their Clubs In the 2021 Summer Transfers

These days, the football world is very dynamic and there is a lot of unexpected news that are headlining every day, especially when it comes to transfers. Thanks to the fact that the revenue of clubs has increased massively in the past 10 years, many of them can afford to buy high-end players. Just take a look at PSG. They managed to buy Neymar for a whopping $222 million and Mbappe for $180 million, etc. The 2021 summer transfer period is likely to be extremely dynamic as there are quite a lot of stars that are likely to leave their clubs. That is exactly the topic that we wanted to discuss in this article. We are going to take a look at some players that are likely to leave their clubs. You Can Bet on the Potential Transfers If you are a betting fan, you will be pleased to know that...
Madrid’s treatment of this trio shows Perez’s ruthlessness
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Madrid’s treatment of this trio shows Perez’s ruthlessness

Real Madrid are arguably the biggest football club in the world and this can hardly be up for debate.  The legendary Spanish outfit also have the most popular president in the person of Florentino Perez and it comes as no surprise that they continually dominate various areas of the game with regards to club football. However, it appears that the club does not prioritize the feeling of players when they are in control. Real Madrid FC under the leadership of Florentino Perez is not a loyal club and this is evident in their treatment of three of their most prestigious players in the last decade. It's no more news that fans of the club show no love for players who are not at their best at every point in time.  GET THE BEST FREE FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS FOR TODAY They want the player...
Ronaldo’s snub sees Coca-Cola’s market value drop by $4bn
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Ronaldo’s snub sees Coca-Cola’s market value drop by $4bn

One of the hottest attackers at the ongoing Euro 2020 Cristiano Ronaldo is not a fan of carbonated soft drinks after he was seen removing two bottles of Coca-Cola kept in front of him during Monday's Euro 2020 press conference, encouraging people to drink water. The 36-year-old striker moved the bottles aside as he sat down to speak to the media ahead of their Group F opener against Hungary on Tuesday, a game in which he scored a brace as Portugal ran out 3 nil winners. After Ronaldo's gesture, Coca-Cola's share price dropped from  $56.10 to $55.22 almost immediately, a 1.6% dip. The market value of Coca-Cola also fell from $242bn to $238bn – a drop of $4bn. READ: Mason Mount is a force that has come to stay Regardless, Coca-Cola, who are one of the official sponsors of the ong...
Who are the Golden Boot Favorites Ahead of the Euros?
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Who are the Golden Boot Favorites Ahead of the Euros?

The Golden Boot award at the European Championship and the World Cup is one of the most coveted individual awards in world football. Some of Europe’s best-ever players have earned this trophy in past tournaments. Michel Platini led France to their first-ever Euro’s title with nine goals in the 1984 tournament.  Marco van Basten won the Golden Boot as the Netherlands won their first international accolade in 1988. David Villa and Fernando Torres also finished as top-scorers in 2008 and 2012, respectively, when Spain won two consecutive Euros.  With a host of world-class attacking talent included at Euro 2020, there will be plenty of in-form strikers vying for this year’s Golden Boot. In a tournament that is packed with attacking talent, it may come as a surprise to most, but the av...
Neymar is keen to play with Cristiano Ronaldo
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Neymar is keen to play with Cristiano Ronaldo

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has revealed his desire to play with Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo in the future. The Brazilian recently extended his deal at Parc des Princes until 2025. However, Cristiano Ronaldo's future at Juventus seems uncertain with the Andrea Pirlo-led side struggling for a place in the UEFA Champions League next season after losing the battle for the Serie A to Inter Milan. It can be recalled that Neymar was at Barcelona where he played alongside Lionel Messi for four seasons before opting for the move to PSG. Since 2017, the Brazilian has played alongside some of the best players in the game. "I want to play with Cristiano Ronaldo," the Brazil international told GQ. "I have already played with great players, like [Lionel] Messi and [Kylian] Mbappe,...
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Santos – Ronaldo is not affected by Juventus setbacks

Portugal head coach Fernando Santos has revealed that the criticism of Cristiano Ronaldo due to his performances for Juventus has had no impact on the forward's morale. He added that he is ready to give 100% for Portugal in the World Cup Qualifier against Azerbaijan on Wednesday. Ronaldo came under fire after the Old Ladies were knocked out of the Champions League last 16 earlier in March by 10-man Porto who progressed to the next stage of the competition on away goals. "When Cristiano is with the national team, he always comes with the same vision, the same passion, the same will, the same joy," Santos said. "He always gives 100 percent when he comes to the national team. "I don't think he has any problem in terms of mentality at the moment." READ: Moussa Dembele facing tough...
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Here are the top 10 richest active footballers in the world

Football is one sport that has seen the emergence of millionaires over the years. There were rumors that the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi were the richest active footballers presently due to how they've dominated the game. This was also believed to be the case as they are miles ahead of their fellow players. However, this is not the case as the two of them do not lead the top two spots. Instead, a relatively unknown young footballer, yet to carve a niche for himself in the game is presently the richest active footballer in the world. It has been revealed that Leicester City's Faiq Bolkiah is head and shoulders above Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi in the richness game, based on reports. READ: Mkhitaryan wants a permanent move to AS Roma Regardless, let's ...
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Ronaldo set to become first ever billion dollar footballer this season

Cristiano Ronaldo is set to become the first footballer to reach the $1bn mark in total career earnings by the end of the season according to a report. The Portuguese footballer would join the likes of Tiger Woods and Floyd Mayweather to become the third active athlete to reach the landmark figure. He will be on course to record the figure despite the recent wage cut that all Juventus players have agreed in response to the coronavirus pandemic. READ: Barca set Philippe Coutinho asking price According to ​a report on Forbes, Ronaldo earned $109m (£89m) last year including $65m (£53m) in salary and bonuses, making him the second-highest-paid footballer behind Barcelona star Lionel Messi. Regardless of Juventus' pay-cut structure, Ronaldo is still estimated to earn $91m (£74m) fro...
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Messi and Ronaldo could be teammates before retirement

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo could end their footballing careers playing for the same club having dominated European football for more than a decade. Inter Miami of Major League Soccer, co-owned by one of the greatest footballers of all time have this dream to see the attacking duo lead their line when they eventually call it quits in Europe. It will be a dream come true for numerous football fans worldwide to see Ronaldo and Messi playing in the same jersey having seen them battle each other over the years, and David Beckham, a co-owner of Inter Miami is reportedly keen to make this happen. READ: Joe Cole blames Chelsea board for 3 nil defeat to Bayern A report from the Mirror claims that Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi will end their careers at Inter Miami if Beckham...
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UAE grants Gold visa to Cristiano Ronaldo

Portugal international Cristiano Ronaldo is the latest celebrity to be handed a golden residency visa in the UAE. The UAE Cabinet announced earlier in the month, that promising athletes in the UAE would be eligible for gold visas after the approval of its new residency scheme on Sunday, February 2. However, very few would have put Cristiano Ronaldo on the list to benefit from the Gold Card initiative. The move comes within the cabinet's decision to grant a package to long-term visas, as well as confirm the position of the state as the ideal incubator for scientists, creators, and entrepreneurs. READ: Chelsea considering summer move for Hakim Ziyech Ronaldo has achieved many remarkable records in his career such as scoring over 700 goals in more than 1,000 appearances amongst other...