'I was very angry': Messi breaks silence on ignored handshake episode with Lewandowski
Speaking in an exclusive interview for the Star+, Lionel Messi has opened on the weird episode with Robert Lewandowski that happened at the World Cup last year.As a reminder, the two faced off at the group stage in Qatar.
Poland’s media delivers mixed reviews to Arsenal star Jakub Kiwior’s performance against Chezh
Poland and the Czech Republic clashed at the National Stadium in Warsaw during the UEFA Euros qualifiers last night. A win for Poland would have put them in second place on the table, but Kiwior and his team could only manage a draw.
Lewandowski one of the worst Poland players against Czechia and 3 more under-radar stories of the day
Lewandowski blanks against Czech RepublicThe Pole was one of his team's worst players as they shared the spoils with Czechs, according to SofaScore.Poland are in danger of not making it to the Euros.
5 Polish Players Who Are Actually Shining in Europe
If you ask most Polish people about their favorite sport, the chances are they’ll enter a passionate conversation about football. Whether it’s watching or playing, football has become a part of Poland’s culture, which is why it makes sense that so many fantastic professional players hail from here.
Havertz signs new Puma sponsorship deal & 2 latest under-radar Arsenal stories
Kiwior slammed by Polish mediaArsenal defender Jakub Kiwior has been hammered by the Polish media after his latest international display.Kiwior was part of the Poland side that was held to a 1-1 draw against Moldova last night.
Full list of Barca players invited to their national teams this month
Another international break is upon us with players around the world called up to represent their countries over the course of the last week of March. Here are the Barcelona players who have been invited to play for their countries.
'I wish I still was': Gerrard admits he misses management after Aston Villa sack
"I wish I still was," Steven Gerrard said on BT Sport when asked if he missed being a manager after being sacked from Aston Villa."I think when you’re around the pitch, in the stadium, you see the teams come in, you speak to Jurgen, you get that buzz of a feeling of a matchday - I don’t think I’ll ever lose that or not want to be involved in that.
Who is Jakub Kiwior? Profiling the Polish defender called ‘extraordinary’ by Lewandowski
Arsenal are on the verge of making their second signing in January in the form of Spezia defender Jakub Kiwior.The Gunners will be paying over €20m for the 22-year-old defender, who they have been scouting for quite some time.
Fabrizio Romano: Arsenal complete signing of Jakub Kiwior from Spezia (reliability: 5 stars)
Arsenal have completed the signing Jakub Kiwior from Serie A side Spezia, as per Fabrizio Romano.The Gunners spend 'in excess of €20 million with add-ons' on the centre-back who can also play in defensive midfield.
Gerrard in talks to become Poland head coach & 3 more latest under-radar stories at Liverpool
Liverpool told to include Naby Keita in Bellingham dealFormer Liverpool midfielder Don Hutchison has urged Liverpool to include Naby Keita in the deal for Jude Bellingham. Speaking to ESPN, Hutchinson said: “Even if you can do all the work behind the scenes.
Spotted: Lewandowski turns up at Barca training ground despite having extra days off after World Cup
Robert Lewandowski surprised everyone by turning up at Barcelona's training ground on Friday. The Polish striker joined the team despite still having a few extra days off after the World Cup in Qatar.
Revealed: Varane's inspirational message to France teammates at halftime v Poland
Varane told his team-mates at halftime against Poland in a subdued dressing room: "We're in the round of 16 of the World Cup, we are living a dream but this dream can end at any time if we continue like this."We don't make efforts for each other, we don't work as we should.
Rio Ferdinand: 'I don't think France as good a team as this England team'
Speaking on the BBC on Monday, Rio Ferdinand said: "The calmness, the confidence of this France team, they expect to get through. Any type of situation that arises they were under a bit of pressure in the first 25 minutes of the game [vs Poland], but it doesn't unsettle them.
'Rolls-Royce of a defender': Man United fans react to Raphael Varane's World Cup displays ahead of England clash
France have secured their place in the 2022 World Cup quarter-finals after beating Poland 3–1 on Sunday.Raphael Varane, who has fully recovered from injury, will lead the Les Bleus' defence against England on Sunday.
Kounde wore chain in rainbow colours during World Cup game - Deschamps reveals if he knew about it
Jules Kounde started the match against Poland with a gold chain around his neck and was asked to take it off once the match officials spotted it. Now it turns out that the necklace had rainbow colours on it, which could complicate things further since LGBT+ symbols are outlawed in Qatar.
Lewandowski criticized for one episode in France clash - Neymar and Jorginho do it regularly
Robert Lewandowski took Poland to the World Cup round of 16 and, together with goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny, was the only player on the team that actually played well. However, this did not save him from criticism after being eliminated by France.
Cameras pick Lewandowski having lovely chat with 2 French players despite Poland elimination
It seems like Robert Lewandowski knew that Poland stood no chance against France and wasn't too sad about his team losing 3-1 and being eliminated from the 2022 World Cup.The cameras picked the Barcelona striker all smiles as he had an animated conversation with Kylian Mbappe and Ousmane Dembele after the final whistle.
Dembele assist helps send Lewandowski home: how Barca players fared in France v Poland
France have beaten Poland 3-1 at the 2022 World Cup and have advanced to the quarterfinals. Barcelona had three players involved in the game, Jules Kounde and Ousmane Dembele for Les Bleus and Robert Lewandowski for Poland.
Kounde wears gold chain during World Cup match despite it being against rules, asked to remove it 41 minutes later
The 2022 World Cup just can't stop surprising us. In the latest episode, Barcelona defender Jules Kounde was spotted wearing a gold chain during the match between France and Poland despite it being against the rules.
Did Messi really give his Man of the Match award to teammate after Poland win? Explained
After the Poland-Argentina game, there was a viral story about Lionel Messi giving his Man of the Match prize to Alexis Mac Allister to 'boost his morale'.The truth is that Mac Allister was the only award winner.
'Bring me this guy': Fans urge Klopp to sign midfielder who forced his way into Argentina starting XI
Enzo Fernandez came off the bench to score a cracking goal for Argentina in their 2-0 win against Mexico last week at the World Cup. The Benfica midfielder also played a part in Lionel Messi's first goal in the game.
'Ghosted so much Messi couldn't even see him': Real Madrid fans drag Lewandowski after poor Argentina showing
Robert Lewandowski had a really quiet outing in Poland’s 2-0 loss to Argentina in the World Cup on Wednesday.The Barcelona striker failed to get a single shot on target and only managed 11 passes.
Camavinga sets crazy World Cup record for France in Tunisia loss – he played as a left-back
Eduardo Camavinga made his World Cup debut for France in their 1-0 loss to Tunisia on Wednesday.The Real Madrid midfielder was given a stern challenge, having to play as a left-back for the first time in his international career.
Caught on camera: Messi ignores Lewandowski's handshake gesture in World Cup clash
Lionel Messi shared a little bit of a heated moment with Barcelona striker Robert Lewandowski during Argentina’s 2-0 win over Poland.Towards the end of the game, Lewandowski approached Leo and tried to sort out a little misunderstanding with a handshake.
Spotted: Lewandowski's reaction on realizing Poland qualified for World Cup knockouts
Robert Lewandowski was a happy man to see his Poland side make it to the Qatar World Cup knockout stages despite a 2-0 defeat to Argentina.The Barcelona striker was unable to see his side get a positive result, but they still made it to the Round of 16 thanks to a superior goal difference to Mexico.
What happens if Lewandowski's Poland are level on everything with Mexico, including yellow cards Answered?
Upd. Poland have qualified on better goal difference as Mexico conceded in injury timeAs it stands, Argentina are set to win Group C of the Qatar World Cup as they’re leading 2-0 against Poland.
Lisandro Martinez left out of Argentina XI for key clash with Poland
Lisandro Martinez was left out of the line-up ahead of Argentina's decisive clash with Poland.The Man United centre-back was brought off the bench in Argentina's defeat to Saudi Arabia and started in the 2-0 win over Mexico, earning plaudits for his performance.