All posts by Phillip Ekuwem

la liga matchday 23 roundup

La Liga Matchday 23 Roundup: Messi Rescues Win for Barcelona

Barcelona were expected to be relentless against Leganes following last week’s 4-0 defeat at the hands of PSG in the Champions League. The Blaugrana won at Camp Nou on Sunday, but in a rather unconvincing fashion seeing as the game ended 2-1.Barca dominated possession stats but failed to do much with it due to Leganes’ […]

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bundesliga matchday 21 roundup

Bundesliga Matchday 21 Roundup: Leipzig Back to their Best

​RB Leipzig were previously going through a rut which saw them seemingly drop out of the title race following Bayern’s unrivaled dominance.During the weekend, though, Leipzig got back to winning ways against Borussia Monchengladbach who went into the game in good form.Leipzig opened the scoring in the first half hour mark as Emil Forsberg capped […]

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Serie A matchday 25 roundup

Serie A Matchday 25 Roundup: Roma Thump Torino

Roma secured an emphatic 4-1 win over Torino on Sunday night. Edin Dzeko took his league tally up to 19 goals as he scored the opener against Toro courtesy of an assist from Radia Nainggolan.Mohamed Salah and Leandro Paredes also got on the scoresheet for Roma before Maxi Lopez managed to nick a goal for […]

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Champions League First Game Play-Off Roundup

Champions League First Game Play-Off Roundup: Barcelona Succumb to Shock Defeat

Paris Saint-Germain welcomed Barcelona in Tuesday Night’s Champions League clash. Barcelona were expected to grab an away win, or at least a draw, but surely nobody foresaw PSG thumping the Catalan giants 4-0.Luis Enrique’s side now face a seemingly impossible task in the second-leg, as they have to overturn a four-goal deficit.Angel Di Maria was […]

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la liga matchday 22 roundup

La Liga Matchday 22 Roundup: Sevilla Maintain Title Bid

Sevilla maintained their title challenge thanks to a late strike from Joaquin Correa who came off the bench to score the match-winner for the Seville outfit.Sevilla took on Las Palmas during the weekend and whilst Las Palmas threatened to hold out for a draw, Jorge Sampaoli’s side had other ideas as they managed to grab […]

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premier League Matchday 25 roundup

Premier League Matchday 25: Chelsea Drop Points

Chelsea drew 1-1 at Turf Moor as Burnley’s resilience and Sean Dyche’s tactical masterclass prevented Conte’s side from securing a victory in typical fashion.Victor Moses provided the assist as Pedro opened the scoring for Chelsea. From then on the game was expected to be a one sided affair, but surprisingly, Burnley held their ground and […]

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serie a matchday 24 roundup

Serie A Matchday 24 Roundup: Juventus Continue Fine Form

Juventus won their 20th league game of the season as they garnered three points against Cagliari who are currently clear of a relegation dogfight as they sit 13 points above the drop zone.Gonzalo Higuain fired Juventus to the win with a sublime brace after scoring in both halves of the tie. Nicolo Barella received a […]

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Bundesliga matchday 20 round up

Bundesliga Matchday 20: Bayern Triumph Whilst Contenders Falter

Bayern Munich established a seven-point gap over their closest title rivals, RB Leipzig following a 2-0 win away at Ingolstadt on Saturday and a corresponding loss for Leipzig.The title race had been heated since the Bundesliga season kicked-off with Bayern finding it hard to establish a sizeable gap between themselves and newly-promoted Leipzig.The Bavarian giants […]

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La Liga Matchday 21 Roundup: Real Madrid’s Gap Closed to One Point

Real Madrid now have two games in hand following the postponement of their tie against Celta Vigo due to the strong winds at the stadium. Deportivo La Coruna also had their game against Real Betis postponed for similar reasons as the League’s hierarchy are keen on seeing the games played in favorable conditions as a […]

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Serie A matchday 23 table

Serie A Matchday 23 Roundup: Juventus Triumph Over Inter Milan

Juan Cuadrado scored an emphatic long range strike which saw Juventus pick up a slender 1-0 win over Inter Milan on Sunday night in the historic Derby d’Italia. Antonio Conte paid a visit to Turin to watch the derby, and coincidentally, on-loan Chelsea star, Cuadrado, came up with the match-winner in spectacular fashion in the […]

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