Chelsea legend Frank Lampard prefers Diego Costa over Didier Drogba as his top striker for the Blues in his ‘Champions XI’ squad.

Lampard was tasked with selecting the XI from the 2004/05 title-winning side and the current champions that lifted the title on Sunday.

The Evening Standard gave Lampard the task. The all-time Chelsea goalscorer left out the fourth on the all-time lost Drogba as he selected Costa to lead the attack in his dummy list.

Thiago Silva touted as being the best

Former AC Milan and Italy defender Paolo Maldini has claimed that Thiago Silva is one of the best defenders in the world at the moment.

He said that the player has been impressive throughout his career and that for him he is one of the best of his generation.

Will Thiago Silva ever make a return to Ac.Milan?

AC.Milan was the first truly big European club that Thiago Silva joined in a transfer that was completed back on 2009 for a transfer fee which is believed to be in the region of €10 million and after spending 3 seasons with the Italian club, Ac.Milan offloaded him to PSG for around €42 million.


The French football League (LFP) has elected a new president in Nathalie Boy de la Tour after the candidacy of Raymond Domenech was thrown out.

The Administrative Council put the candidacy of the 64-year old former France coach forward. However, two-thirds of the General Assembly struck out the candidacy. Domenech was the man who led the senior team to the 2006 World Cup before they lost out to Italy.

Thiago Silva wants a contract extension but negotiations have slowed down

On July of 2012 it was confirmed that Thiago Silva had completed his move from Ac.Milan to Paris Saint-Germain in a deal where the French club had to pay around €42 million in order to lure him to Parc des Princes and so far this transfer has not disappointed as the Brazilian player is the captain of the club and a consistent starter that almost always manages to make top performances.

Thiago Silva Concerned about PSG’s Poor Form

Paris St Germain appointed Unai Emery as the manager in order to finally achieve European success.

The club has struggled to achieve something meaningful in Europe despite having spent vast sums of money on players and managers. The likes of Carlo Ancelotti and Laurent Blanc have been unable to bring success to the French capital in terms of the Champions League. After having watched Unai Emery lift three consecutive Europa League titles with Sevilla, the club has decided to go for the Spaniard even though he had a poor record outside the Spanish club.

Thiago Silva frustrated about not representing Brazil in the Olympics

The Brazilian national football team is currently performing in the 2016 Olympics as they are the hosts of the international sports competition and the team of Tite is in search for their 1rst Gold Olympic medal as the Brazilian team has never managed to win the top spot but might just be able to win it this time around with Neymar leading the attacking force.


Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo says he wants to lift the Euro 2016 title and that the dream got closer with the victory over Poland in Marseille.

Portugal are set to play Wales in the semi final in Lyon after both teams defeated their quarter final oppositions to book a place.

Portugal squeezed past Poland as they defeated them 5-3 on penalties after the game couldn’t be decided in regular time.

The game ended 1-1 after 120 minutes. Poland went ahead first with an early goal from

Japan are planning to hold a training session

Japan are planning to hold a training session covering all players – even those playing for European clubs – before the end of May.

Bets For Leading Soccer Matches In April

April 6th saw the champions of French Ligue 1 play host to the third round of UEFA Champions League.

The first leg fixture was held at Parc des Princes. The game was played between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain. The predictions were in favor of PSG who would have looked at beating their English opponent. They had defeated Chelsea before this, in the last round.