The Swans have an opportunity to defeat a playoff rival Blackburn Rovers at Ewood. The Blackburn Rovers defender Darragh Lenihan was suspended for the hosts after getting his 10th yellow card of the season in his team’s 0-0 draw with Stoke City. Players Joe Rothwell and Sam Gallagher have returned from their injuries after the play with the Stokes. However, Blackburn Rovers have concerns about their fitness. Midfielders Lewis Holtby and Bradley Dack will not be playing in the match.
On the Swansea City’s side,
Midfielder Wayne Routledge will not be playing because of his knee injury,
defender Mike Van Der Hoorn because of a knee injury and midfielder George
Byers because of an ankle injury. Despite all these shortcomings, Swansea City
is hopeful that Bersant Celina may return to the game after being off-field
during the match with Fulham where they lost by 1-0 due to illness.
He accepts that he is frustrated because of his performance at the Swansea City and it would be good for me to move on. Kristoffer Nordfeldt the Swansea City goalkeeper accept that he could be moved on in the Window of January amid disappointment at the first-team opportunities.
This season he has not been seen in action, even for a single minute during the championship in this entire, despite many run-outs in the League Cup, with boss Steve Cooper making Freddie Woodman his number one. And, also talking about the efforts of Erwin Mulder the Dutch keeper in recent weeks, it seems that Nordfeldt has come down the pecking order at SA1.
AC Milanhave reportedly launched a transfer bid worth €40 million for Olympique Lyon ace Nabil Fekir. The midfielder impressed in the Ligue 1 two seasons and was part of the France World Cup winning squad in 2018.
There are reports that Fekir performances for Lyon has seen several clubs after the creative midfielder.
Former Barcelona midfielder Xavi Hernandez claims that the upcoming World Cup 2022 will be a historic occasion since it takes place in the Middle East for the first time. After several years in European football, the Spanish footballer left for the Middle East a few years ago. He has become a major brand ambassador for football in the Middle East. He is currently playing his football for Al SaddSc, who are based in Qatar. Qatar will be hosting the 2022 World Cup and it will be a winter tournament for the first time.
There has been a lot of improvement in the Middle East football over the last few years. One of the latest highlights came in the form of the AFC Asian Cup in which Qatar was able to defeat Japan under unexpected circumstances. As a result, a lot of focus has been put on Qatari football and Xavi says that quality has been growing a lot in recent times. This is a major boost for a player like Xavi, who is used to playing with a much greater quality of players during his time at Barcelona. However, his presence has led to a significant growth in terms of youth football in the nation.
It is reported that 90% of the roads that will be leading the 2022 World Cup stadiums have been completed. The 2022 World Cup will be held in Qatar.
The Public Works Company known as Ashghal has stated that 90% of the highways that will provide access to these stadiums have already been completed way ahead of schedule. A spokesperson for Ashghal said that this is a great achievement for the company as Qatar is currently facing an economic blockade and despite that, they have managed to complete their assignment.
Qatar’s soccer stadium at a distance of 12 miles from Doha is getting prepared for hosting the World Cup 2022. The stadium with 40,000 seating capacity is almost ready. Only interiors, roof, and facades are in progress. The stadium is expected to complete by 2019 as mentioned by Qatar’s Supreme Committee for Delivery and legacy. It was announced that the energy center of the stadium is fully completed. Hard landscaping and pending infrastructure is progressing.
As soon as the unveiling pictures of the stadium were out, the fans immediately observed the pinkish stadium in resemblance to a female body part. Soon, the internet was flooded with female genitalia memes and tweets pertaining to the stadium. The Al Wakrah stadium is designed by late Dame Zaha Hadid, a British Iraqi architect who passed away in 2016. She is popular for designing the Guangzhou opera house in China, Italy’s MAXXI museum and the aquatics center for London Olympics 2012. She was in the list of Times’s 100 most influential people in 2010.