As Juventus prepare for another comeback experience in European football today, Atletico Madrid are hoping to stand resolute on the result of the first leg of the UEFA Champions League round of 16 that ended 2 nil in Spain.
A win or draw today will guarantee Diego Simeone boys a place in the 2018/2019 Uefa Champions League quarter final stage, thereby extending the team’s consistency and chance for the second final within the last five years.
Elsewhere in England, Ethiad fans will experience a great game of football between the home team Manchester City and their Bundesliga opponent; Schalke 04.
Schalke 04’s chances of qualifying to the quarter final stage looks slim, the first leg which ended 2-3 in favour of Manchester City with the away goal advantage leaves Schalke 04 with the struggle to at least score either two unreplied goals or three goals to 1, an height achievable but looks harrd considering the form at which Manchesterr City plays with at home, and the awarness of the recent come backs experienced in the decided matches of the round already; Ajax coming back to defeat Real Madrid mercilessly at home, Manchester United beating PSG in France.
Both matches begins at the same time today at 09:00pm
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Tottenham appoint Mourinho as New Coach
Tottenham Hotspur had experienced a woeful start in their domestic league, the club board of directors has terminated Mauricio Pochettino four years deal.
Jose Mourinho signed a three-year contract until the end of the 2022/23 season.
Tottenham sit 14th in England’s top flight after picking up just three wins from their opening 12 games and were eliminated from the League Cup in September by fourth-tier Colchester United.
Speaking on his appointment, Mourinho said: “I am excited to be joining a club with such a great heritage and such passionate supporters. The quality in both the squad and the academy excites me. Working with these players is what has attracted me.”
Brazil win U17 World cup after beating Mexico
Brazil bags another remarkable win to tally its Under-17 World Cup trophy by beating Mexico.
The host team, Brazil leaves it late to triumphed a 2-1 win at the Bezerrao stadium.
thanks to Lazaro Vinicius Marques’ 93rd-minute goal to made the difference.
Mexico – winners of the showpiece tournament in 2005 and 2011 – looked on track to add a third title to their collection when Bryan Alonso Gonzalez Olivan headed home the opener in the 66th minute.
But Brazil, playing in front of legends Ronaldo and Cafu, rallied courtesy of Kaio Jorge’s questionable penalty with six minutes of regulation time remaining.
Brazil then completed the comeback deep into stoppage time when Lazaro volleyed home a last-gasp winner.
The victory added to Brazil’s successes in 1997, 1999 and 2003 as they moved within one of Nigeria’s record of five championships.
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