England Duo Jamie Vardy And Gary Cahill Announce Retirement From International Football

Premier League striker, Jamie Vardy, and defender, Gary Cahill have both effectively called time on their international careers after helping England reach the World Cup semi-finals. Continue reading England Duo Jamie Vardy And Gary Cahill Announce Retirement From International Football

Ajax Midfielder Abdelhak Nouri Wakes Up After More Than A Year In Coma (Photos)

Ajax midfielder, Abdelhak Nouri, who went into a coma after collapsing during a friendly match on July 8, 2017, has woken up, according to a report by JOE UK. Continue reading Ajax Midfielder Abdelhak Nouri Wakes Up After More Than A Year In Coma (Photos)

Manchester City beat Chelsea to win 2018 community shield

Manchester City defeated Chelsea 2-0 to win the 2018 Community Shield courtesy of Sergio Aguero’s brace.

The match started on a cagey note as both sides tried to size up each other.

Chelsea started the match without their talisman, Eden Hazard and Ngolo Kante, Willian started from the bench.

Sergio Aguero gave City the lead against the run of play after Chelsea midfielders fail to recover on time after losing the ball, Aguero was given too much space and time to beat Caballero with a low drive.

Chelsea struggled to create any meaningful chance as Manchester City dominated possession.

Odoi was superb but the other Chelsea players failed to live up to expectations in the first half as City finished the half with a 1-0 lead.

Chelsea started brightly in the second half but still they couldn’t create a serious opening to threaten Bravo.

Aguero added his second of the match after Chelsea defenders were caught napping, he unleased a low drive to beat Caballero at the near post.

Chelsea toiled and gave everything but the gulf in class between both teams was evident for all to see as City won the first Silverware of the season.

Nigerian International Victor Moses came on for Pedro Rodriguez in the 79th minute.

“Modric is staying with us” – Real Madrid Coach, Lopetegui

Real Madrid New Coach Julen Lopetegui has assured the Los Blancos supporters that World Cup Golden Ball winner Luka Modric will not be joining Inter Milan.

The Croatia international has been linked with a move to the Italian Club in recent weeks.

Lopetegui who took over the reins at Real Madrid after Zinedine Zidane resigned after guiding Real Madrid to a third consecutive Champions League Glory.

Lopetegui also confessed his admiration for the former Tottenham midfielder who has been one of the standout performers in the club for the past three seasons.

“I talked to him [ Modric ] after the World Cup,” said Lopetegui.”We will talk on the eighth to see if he will be ready on the 15th, but he is a player that I am passionate about, a player I love.

“He is a Real Madrid player and will stay with us.”