Giroud Win the FIFA Puskas Award
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud managed to come out as the winner in the best goal category for his 2017 kick scoring.
Where at that time a beautiful goal was created against Crystal Palace in the Premier League competition last season and pulled the goal as well as helping the Gunners to a 2-0 win at the Emirates stage.
In fact, his goal was also to beat other candidates such as Deyna Castellano of Venezuela who kicked off the midfield field in the women’s World Cup U-17 and also bicycle kick South African goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke.
With the award and the French national team retainer has scored the 100th goal for Arsenal against Bate Borisov in the Europa League recently, it is certain Arsene Wenger will be more dizzy to determine whether the striker will play Alexandre Lacazette as a starter or attacker aged 31 that year.
Scolari Supports Ancelotti Train Evergrande
Former Brazil national team manager, Luiz Filipe Scolari, reportedly supports Carlo Ancelotti to become coach of Chinese origin, Guangzhou Evergande.
Not long ago the German giants, decided to sack Ancelotti from his post, due to not being able to help Bayern Munich compete in the Champions League.
However, according to the news circulating today, several big bids are waiting Ancelotti to return to coach.
Scolari considers Ancelotti can help Evergrande to achieve success in every season.
In an interview, Scolari said “I have great hopes Ancelotti wants to train Chinese clubs.”
“I think Evergrande classmates want to recruit Ancelotti as his coach.”
“Moreover, my contract will run out at Evergrande. Of course Ancelotti can replace me here. ”
“Before I leave China, I will try to give my best to Evergrande.”
Guardiola: Kylian Mbappe Still Far Under Messi
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admits Kylian Mbappe is a good player. However, according to Guardiola, the ability of the 18-year player is still far below Lionel Messi.
Kylian Mbappe is one of Europe’s best young players today. He was instrumental in the success of Monaco won last season’s Ligue 1 with 15 goals and 11 assists in 29 games.
“Nothing can be level with Messi, maybe Mbappe is a top player, he will be a great player, I’m pretty sure of that but to match what Messi has done in 10 or 12 years, or Cristiano Ronaldo, must wait, “said Guardiola as reported by Soccerway.
Kylian Mbappe moved to Paris Saint-Germain in the last transfer window. Of the two matches that have been passed, Mbappe has scored two goals.
“I know Mbappe will not like me giving him pressure, I think Messi plays in 60 or 70 games every season, he always scores goals and helps the team, always plays every three days, never injured because he controls his body.
“That’s why I do not think we can hypothesis by saying that Mbappe will be his successor, so let Mbappe have a fantastic career that he will have and then we’ll see in the future,” Guardiola added.
Messi himself enjoyed an outstanding and achieving career journey over at Camp Nou, winning eight La Liga trophies and four Champions League. He also successfully won five Ballon d’Or trophies. Together Barcelona, Messi appeared in 589 games and scored 515 goals.