WEDNESDAY 12 AUGUST 2015
Stoke City has pulled off the signing of the season, landing
the signature of Xherdan Shaqiri from Inter Milan.
The £12 million ($25m) record deal is a dream come true
for The Potters, who have been after the 23 year old Swiss international for
The signing will keep the world class winger at the club
“He’s a dynamic and explosive player who will bring something
different to the group and at the age of 23 he still has a great deal of
potential,” said Stoke manager Mark Hughes
Shaqiri has played for FC Basel, Bayer Munich and Inter
Milan, winning multiple league titles and a Champions League trophy in his
first year with the German giants.
The Swiss international has also recorded 46 caps for his
nation, scoring a total of 17 goals.
Shaqiri will wear the number 22 shirt and is a possibility
to make his début at Tottenham this weekend.
MESSI STARS IN SUPER CUP WIN OVER SEVILLA
Lionel Messi has once again left football fans speechless,
scoring a brace against Sevilla with both goals coming from free kicks.
Messi’s brilliance led Barcelona to win in a seven goal
thriller 5-4, with substitute Pedro scoring the winner in extra time.
Pedro has scored two extra time European Super Cup goals, both
in the 115th minute and both winners.
It’s the first time in Lionel Messi’s career that he has
scored from two direct free-kicks in the same game.
CHELSEA PHYSIO FAVOURITE EVA CARNEIRO SET TO BE AXED
Chelsea Physio and favourite Eva Carneiro is on her way out,
after her relationship with Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho rapidly deteriorated after
Mourinho criticized Carneiro and her team, for rushing onto
the pitch to assist Eden Hazard. It resulted in Hazard leaving the field
briefly, leaving the Portuguese manager furious in their 2-2 draw with Swansea.
‘My medical department
left me with eight fit players in a counter-attack after a set piece and we
were worried we didn’t have enough players left.’
Mourinho’s has forbid Carneiro from attending training sessions, matches or the
team hotel which surely points to only one ending to this harsh story.
CRISTIANO RONALDO HACKS GTA V
A Youtuber with way too much time on his hands has created a
video of Cristiano Ronaldo in GTA V.
The current Real Madrid man can be seen walking the beach,
surfing on top of cars, harassing women and you guessed it, taking a million
selfies on his phone.
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