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Here’s why LeBron James and Kylian Mbappe have swapped profile pictures on Instagram

Both basketball and football fans on social media were perplexed in tandem when two of the biggest names in world sport swapped their profile pictures with each other on Instagram. While Liverpool fans might choose to interpret it as some form of a subtle hint to a potential transfer because of their ties with Nike […]

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Lionel Messi’s reaction when Jordi Evole laid Paris and Manchester travel guides in front of him

The suspenseful transfer saga of Leo Messi occupied a major part of the break preceding this season, as the forward expressed his desire to leave for greener pastures. FC Barcelona were only just reeling off an embarrassing defeat at the hands of eventual winners Bayern Munich in their UEFA Champions League quarter-final tie, when it […]

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Racism rears its ugly head on Jordyn Huitema’s post with boyfriend Alphonso Davies

Racism is still one of the major evils surrounding the beautiful game of football, despite numerous efforts from a majority of the footballing community across the world to express solidarity against any form of racism. In the very same week as the unfortunate incident involving a racial slur in the Champions League game between PSG […]

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‘Class is permanent’: Netizens enjoy Cesc Fabregas masterclass against PSG

Paris Saint-Germain’s winning run was brought to a screeching halt as Cesc Fabregas masterminded a second-half comeback for Monaco. It was a less than auspicious start for Monaco, who were 2-0 down at half-time to a PSG side who also had two goals disallowed. What hurt even more for the home side was the fact […]

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PSG x Jordan collab delivers another gorgeous-looking kit

Paris Saint-Germain’s partnership with Nike’s Air Jordan brand have been producing arguably the most fashionable football kits across the world for a couple of years now, and it has delivered once again with a stunning new third kit for the 20/21 season. The Parisian club are a luxurious outfit who play an equally fashionable brand […]

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Mbappe and Neymar taken to town as L’Equipe rates Bayern and PSG players after Champions League final

Thomas Tuchel’s Paris Saint-Germain fell to a 1-0 defeat against Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League final on Sunday. This victory also rounded off a glorious season for the Bavarians as they completed the treble, their first under the regime of Hansi Flick. Below is a look at the player ratings by L’Equipe as […]

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What is a ‘farmers league’ – the derogatory term that prompted Kylian Mbappe’s tweet after Lyon beat Man City

Farmers League – you might have stumbled upon this term if you find yourself as an avid follower of football on the various social media platforms. It first took shape as a mockery towards France’s first division, Ligue 1. Dominance of PSG and the rise of ‘farmers league’ Because of the increasingly dominant nature of […]

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How Neymar went out of his way to show appreciation for Choupo-Moting after Atalanta win

Neymar was awarded the Man Of The Match award for one of his best performances for the French giants after a dramatic quarter-final win over Atalanta B.C. in the Champions League. But it was the former Stoke City striker, Eric Choupo-Moting who came on late in the match and played a crucial role in securing […]

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Erling Haaland’s arrogant Snapchat before the game might have been the reason PSG players mocked him all night long

As much as the fans enjoy and love the action on the pitch, it was the noise off the pitch that had the social media buzzing. After defeating Dortmund by 2-0 and winning the tie by 3-2, and finally qualifying for the quarterfinals of the Champions league after losing at this stage in the last […]

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How the race for Golden Boot is shaping up for Messi after Mbappe’s 3-match ban

For years we have been enthralled and captivated by the rivalry between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, that the only question on our minds was this: Who is the better player? But in hindsight, most would agree that instead of comparing them, we should’ve celebrate them for who they were and been grateful to have […]

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Coupe de France marred with violence from Neymar and Mbappe as Rennes win first trophy since 1971

Against all odds, Rennes have done it. They have beaten Paris Saint-Germain in the Coupe de France final, ending the 4-year dominance in the competition of the club from the capital. Rennes achieved this after winning the tie on penalties, in a game that was nothing short of dramatic. Clear favorites to win the cup […]