Stefan Effenbergn,born 2 August 1968 is a retired German footballer. A central midfielder, he possessed leadership skills, powerful shooting ability, physical strength, but also a fearsome and controversial character.
In the Bundesliga alone ÔÇô where he represented most notably Bayern Munich, in six seasons in two different spells ÔÇô Effenberg collected
Using current form, experience and versatility, Football411.net goes ahead of coach Stephen Keshi to pick Nigeria final 23-man squad for the AFCON.
Keshi has said he will name his squad on Tuesday even though he is ÔÇ£growing grey hairsÔÇØ already while trying to do that.
We have therefore listed a
The past couple of months at the Chelsea Football Club has been a flurry of news, events and changes. Club legend Robbie Di Matteo has been fired in the midst of a minor slump in results which left the club divided and in turmoil. RDMÔÇÖs only blemish so far had
Hello Gunners, hope you are not as heartbroken as I am this morning after our┬álethargic display and unnecessary draw against Aston Villa at Villa-Park. After the┬áToffees draw against the Canaries, I was expecting Wenger and his boys to make┬áthe most of the situation and pummel the Villians in a bid
Arsenal once again came away from Old Trafford with their tails coiled┬áfirmly between their legs but with the last laugh. Yes, scoring with the last┬ákick of the game was nothing but a kick in the teeth to United from a dying┬áhorse. The 2-1 scoreline is very flattering really. It was
Theo Walcott has longed for the chance to have a regular spot as a striker since his arrival at the Emirates in 2006, but Arsene Wenger has continued to frustrate the 23-year old by extending his vexatious time as a wide man.
Walcott blazed onto the scene as a 16-year old
John Obi Mikel (25) moved to English football in 2006 in a storm of controversy - did he sign for Manchester United under duress? Did Chelsea kidnap him? There was also a question surrounding the ┬ú16m fee that Chelsea eventually paid - was a teenager playing in the Norwegian league
Football411.net runs the rule on the top 10 transfers by Nigerian stars in the summer ÔÇô from Victor Moses signing for Chelsea to YakubuÔÇÖs switch to China for a big pay day.
10.Yakubu Aiyegbeni ÔÇô Blackburn Rovers/England to Guangzhou R&F/China
His move to Guangzhou R&F in China, where football
Almost a year after being accused of refusing tocome off the bench in Munich, Tevez is banging in the goals for Man City at the start of the new season. How times change, from being told he'll never get to play for City again he's wanting to sign a five
Should video technology be introduced or shouldofficials be made more accountable???
WELL the first week of the new Premier League season certainly reminded us just how great it is, right? Goals galore, great comebacks, excitement and Manchester United losing. What more could we have wished for?
But for me the bigger issue
So the new Barclays Premier League season is upon us and it doesnÔÇÖt feel like five minutes since the last one ended, but you wonÔÇÖt hear mecomplaining about that. If the opening round of fixtures to the 2012/2013 season that took placefrom Saturday August 18th to Monday August 20th
After a fairly disappointing 2012 for TotthenhamHotspur, things took a turn for the worst when it was announced, on June 13th, that Harry Redknapp would be departing the club. Redknapp took over back in 2008 when Spurs were languishing in last place in the Premier League table with 2
Playing for their country should be the pinnacle of any playerÔÇÖs career. Most people would give their right arm to stand and sing the national anthem wearing the colours of their nation, but in recent years, it seems as if national service has become a chore for some. The constant
Chelsea have completed the signing of Brazil playmaker Oscar from Internacional.
The deal is another piece of marvellous long-term business done by a manager who until now has shown a particularly short-term outlook.
At the end of last season Roberto Di Matteo shunted aside Andre Vilas-Boas' patient building plans for Chelsea, reinstating