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Ballon d’Or 2018 – Nominees

All the nominees for the 2018 Ballon d'Or, ahead of Monday's ceremony in Paris:   - The 30 nominees for the men's prize - Goalkeepers   Alisson Becker (Roma/Liverpool/BRA), Thibaut Courtois (Chelsea/Real Madrid/BEL), Hugo Lloris (Tottenham Hotspur/FRA), Jan Oblak (Atletico Madrid/SLO)   Defenders   Diego Godin (Atletico Madrid/URU), Marcelo (Real Madrid/BRA), Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid/ESP), Raphael Varane (Real Madrid/FRA)   Midfielders   Luka

Chelsea renewed a 5yrs contract with N’golo Kante

As announced on the official twitter handle of Chelsea FC ''We have some great news…'' The 27-year-old player also confirmed his renewal of contract Kante said: ‘I’m happy to extend my time with Chelsea, it has been two beautiful years and I wish for more to come. Since I came, I completely


Didier Drogba, has confirmed his retirement from playing football. The Chelsea legend and Ivory Coast striker won four Premier League titles and the 2012 Champions League with the Blues. Drogba spent the last 18 months of his career with US club, Phoenix Rising, which he was also a co-owner. He announced his retirement

Ballon d’Or: Winners till date

A panel of journalists, one from every country, will decide the winner, and will grade their nominees in three categories: performances during the calendar year, talent and fair play, and achievements throughout a career. The favourite for this year’s Europe topflight individual prize remains Real Madrid midfielder, Luka Modric, who won

Jose Mourinho promises to control and respect himself when Manchester United take on his former club Chelsea on Saturday

Jose Mourinho has promised to control and respect himself when Manchester United take on his former club Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Portuguese coach made the statement while addressing journalists at a press conference this afternoon. According to him, if his side pulls off a shock win against his old club, Chelsea, he wouldn't rub it in

Real Madrid make initial contact with former Chelsea coach Antonio Conte as Julen Lopetegui is given 3-games to save his job

Spanish giant, Real Madrid have contacted former Chelsea coach, Antonio Conte as their first choice to replace Julen Lopetegui if he fails to overturn the club's poor run. The club's directors on Monday contacted the Italian and have held initial talks with Conte to see if he would be keen on coaching the club, with the current coach Julen

‘It’s useless to make a leader of a guy who goes to the bathroom 20 times before a game’: Deigo Maradona slams Lionel Messi

Football legend, Diego Maradona has accused his fellow compatriot Lionel Messi of not being a natural leader for Argentina and has urged his country to stop treating the Barcelona icon as a 'God'. Maradona made the statement while speaking about Messi's performance at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, 'Messi's a great player, but he's not