Ronaldo mocked by fans after defeat in Super Cup

As if the defeat in the semi-finals of the Saudi Super Cup with his club Al-Nassr against Al-Ittihad wasn’t bad enough, superstar Cristiano Ronaldo also had to endure abusive chants from opposing fans. The Portuguese had definitely imagined the game, which was lost 3-1, differently. Afterwards, “Messi, Messi, Messi” rang out mockingly from the stands. […]

Ronaldo is eliminated from the Saudi Super Cup with Al-Nassr

Cristiano Ronaldo has missed the first title chance with his new club Al-Nassr. In the semi-finals of the Saudi Super Cup, the Portuguese and his team lost 3-1 to Al-Ittihad on Thursday evening and thus missed out on reaching the final. The 37-year-old still has to wait for his first competitive goal in the desert […]

“Positive addition”: Al-Nassr coach praises Ronaldo

Although Cristiano Ronaldo missed out on his competitive debut for his new club Al-Nassr, coach Rudi Garcia emphasizes the value of the superstar. “It’s a positive addition when you have a player like Ronaldo because he helps distract the defenders from what happened when we scored,” said the Frenchman after Sunday’s 1-0 win over Al-Ettifaq. […]

Why Sturm Graz is looking to loan Arthur Okonkwo

In the press release on the loan of Arsenal goalkeeper Arthur Okonkwo, SK Sturm Graz already emphasized that he was moving from London to Graz “for the time being until the summer”. Andreas Schicker’s plan is to let the 21-year-old wear the “Blackies” shirt for the rest of the season. That should happen with a […]

Bundesliga: The 2nd matchday in the telegram

Düsseldorf (dpa) – The other games of the second matchday at a glance: Bayer Leverkusen – FC Augsburg (Saturday, 3.30 p.m.) Situation: Both teams started pointless and goalless. Leverkusen lost 0:1 in Dortmund, Augsburg even lost 0:4 in their own stadium against Freiburg. They were the only two teams not to score on Matchday 1. […]

Düsseldorf bankruptcy in Sandhausen – Fürth only draw

Sandhausen (dpa) – In the second game of the evening, SpVgg Greuther Fürth missed a liberating blow after a disappointing start to the season. The Bundesliga relegated had to settle for a 1-1 (0-0) lead at home in the crisis duel against Karlsruher SC. Sandhausen’s Janik Bachmann sealed with his winning goal shortly after the […]

Sippel becomes sporting director of the Bundesliga referees

Essen. The DFB is reorganizing the Referee GmbH, which was spun off in January 2022. The three professional leagues receive sporting directors. – The Referee GmbH, which was spun off from the German Football Association (DFB), is expanding its management team. As the DFB announced, will Peter Sippel will in future act as sporting director […]

Bayern hunters get started: Start for “exciting title race”?

Berlin (AP) – The master is still recovering on vacation, the biggest rivals have already started preparing for the new season. Who can end FC Bayern’s dominance after ten titles in a row? “What I can promise is that some clubs will do anything for an exciting title race. This includes Borussia Dortmund, as well […]

Watzke: Bundesliga “still has a good reputation”

Dortmund (dpa) – “The Bundesliga must get stars like Mané and Götze, but also create stars themselves again,” said Watzke of “Bild am Sonntag”, also with a view to the internationally sought-after Englishman Jude Bellingham from BVB. “As a member of the board of Europe’s club association ECA, I know that German football still has […]

Thanks to Ronaldo: Portugal outclasses Switzerland

Lisbon. Led by an outstanding Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal’s footballers have outclassed Switzerland in the Nations League. The ex-European champions also won 4-0 (3-0) against the Swiss in Lisbon thanks to a brace from exceptional player Ronaldo. In front of his mother in the stands, the Manchester United striker scored in the 35th and 39th minutes […]