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            AC MILAN VS BOLOGNA PROBABLE LINEUPS AS SEEDORF TIPS MILAN FOR WIN

AC Milan host Bologna in Serie A on Saturday afternoon in what could prove to be an intriguing Serie A clash. While the hosts did not have the best of starts to their title defence, having earned a win and a draw from their opening two matches, they showed champions’ mettle last weekend. Milan were not in full swing against Atalanta last time out, needing a spectacular equaliser from Ismael Bennacer to salvage a point from the feisty encounter and extend their unbeaten run.

Having said that, Stefano Pioli will be pleased with a point against a European regular and with the Rossoneri’s resilience on that difficult away trip. However, he will want his attacking players to be more precise in the final third since there were plenty of opportunities to win the game last time out. Read more »

1996 SUMMER TRANSFER DEALS EXAMINED

Football fans are very passionate about the round leather game and some are even more passionate about the transfer window and the players their respective teams have signed or planning to sign. This summer’s transfer window is not an exception as regards the excitement from fans over new players. Over the years,transfer fee for players have skyrocketed to the extent that nine-figure transfer deals are now gradually becoming the norm. For example, a fee of £12.8m could get one a future Ballond’orrecipient in the past, but the fee can barely get a good player in the current transfer window.


In 1996, the whole Premier League spent £75m on transfers, but almost three decades later, the fee was not enough for Liverpool to sign Uruguayan international star Darwin Nunez from Portuguese side Benfica. Nunez left Benfica to join the Reds last month. In the same 1996 summer transfer window, Brazilian football legend Rivaldo left his homeland to sign for Spanish team Deportivo La Coruna in a deal worth £5.4m and he would go on to make a name for himself at Catalan giants Barcelona and win the Ballon d’Or in 2001. Read more »

READING, STOKE IN SEEDORF RACE

English Championship clubs Stoke City and Reading are in the race to sign Sherwin Seedorfwho is related to Dutch football icon Clarence Seedorf. As reported by Football Insider, Reading and Stoke City want to sign the former Wolverhampton Wanderers and Motherwell winger this summer.


Sherwin Seedorf is a relative of Clarence Seedorf who’s a legend of Italian Serie A side AC Milan. Clarence Seedorf is the first and only player to win the Champions League title at three different clubs till date. He won the Champions League title at Ajax Amsterdam, Real Madrid and AC Milan. Read more »

                   SEEDORF EXPLAINS WHAT MAKES MADRID’S UCL MENTALITY UNIQUE

The Spanish giants were minutes away from being eliminated from the Champions League by Manchester City only to score twice in the final minutes of the game to take it to extra-time. Riyad Mahrez’s 73rd minute goal had put City two goals clear at the Santiago Bernabeu only for a brace from Rodrygo Goes in the 90th and 91st minutes to draw the two sides level on aggregate.


Then, in extra time, Karim Benzema stepped up to win it for Madrid with a calmly taken penalty. After that, all hell broke loose at the Bernabeu as Madrid secured their place in Paris. That’s where they’ll face Liverpool in the Champions League final on May 28th. The game will take place at the Stade de France. Read more »

SEEDORF: DUTCH SENIOR TEAM CAREER PROBED

Clarence Seedorf scored eleven goals in 87 appearances for the Dutch senior national team over the course of a 14-year period. He was in the Dutch team from 1994 to 2008.

A young Clarence Seedorf was handed his Dutch senior team call-up on December 14, 1994. He played his first game for the team against Luxembourg at the age of 18 and he went on to score during the match as he helped the Dutch team to a 5-0 victory over lowly Luxembourg in what was a qualifier ahead of the 1996 European Championship. Read more »

SEEDORF: AJAX AMSTERDAM CAREER PROBED

Dutchman Clarence Seedorf began his professional football career at Ajax Amsterdam in his homeland. Seedorfwas a product of the popular Ajax Amsterdam Academy and he started his career as a right-sided midfielder in the early 90s. He made his professional debut in Ajax colours as a teenager in 1992. Clarence Seedorf was aged 16 years and 242 days when he played his first game for Ajax during the Legaue game against Groningen thus making him the youngest player ever to represent the Dutch Eredivisie giants at the time.


Clarence Seedorf wasted no time in establishing himself as a first-team regular at Ajax under the watchful eyes of manager Louis Van Gaal. In his second season in the Ajax first team, he helped his team win three major trophies namely the Dutch Super Cup, the Dutch Cup and the Dutch Eredivisie title. While he was at Ajax, Seedorf lined up alongside his idol Frank Rijkaard. Read more »

LEEDS COULD SAVE CASH WITH MIDFIELDER

The winter transfer window has opened for over three weeks and clubs have a little over one week to bolster their squad before the window ends. Premier League side Leeds United have been constantly depleted due to injuries. Despite the numerous injuries suffered to important first team players, Leeds United have not resorted to thecurrent transfer window to solve their lack of first team players. In the absence of new signings, Leeds United manager Marcelo Bielsa can completely turn to the young players such as Lewis Bate until injured players such as England international Kalvin Philips, club skipper Liam Cooper and Patrick Bamford can return to full fitness.

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The aforementioned Bate has been likened to Dutch football legend Clarence Seedorf, a multiple Champions League winners. Clarence Seedorf is theonly player to win the Champions League title with three different teams. He won the Champions League title at Ajax Amsterdam in the Netherlands, Spanish team Real Madrid and Italian club AC Milan.
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SEEDORF: INTER LACK CLINICAL EDGE

Dutchman Clarence Seedorf has cast doubts over the ability of Inter Milan to record success this season after he revealed that the Nerazzuri lacked the necessary clinical edge. Clarence Seedorf talked about his former club in an exclusive interview with Italian newspaper Gazzettadello Sport ahead of the Milan Derby in the league this month.

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Clarence Seedorf made comparisons between Inter Milan and AC Milan as he talked about the Milan Derby. The ex-Dutch international didn’t only turn out for the Nerazzuri as he also featured for AC Milan. As a matter of fact, he became an accomplished player during his time as a Milan player under the guidance of Italian tactician Carlo Ancelotti. He was an important member of the Milan squad that won two Champions League titles with Ancelotti.
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SEEDORF: AJAX MAJOR HONOURS REVEALED

Clarence Seedorf began his professional career with Dutch Eredivisie giants Ajax Amsterdam as a teenager and he was one of many young players in the Ajax team that saw off a more experienced AC Milan side in the 1995 Champions League final to win the competition under the guidance of Dutchman Louis Van Gaal.


Patrick Kluivert was the hero for Ajax Amsterdam as he scored late in the game to propel Ajax Amsterdam to a 1-0 win in the final at the expense of an AC Milan side who came into the game as defending champions. Milan became the Champions League holders thanks to the thumping 4-0 win over a star-studded Barcelona side during the 1994 Champions League final. In the 1995 Champions League final, Nigerian striker Kanu Nwankwo came on for Clarence Seedorf on 53 minutes and he was one of the main catalyst for the win.
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NURMAGOMEDOV SHOWS OFF PACE WITH SEEDORF

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Retired UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov was slow and calculative during his time in the Octagon but that doesn’t mean he has no speed in his locker. Nurmagomedov showed his pace while playing football with Clarence Seedorfin Dubai earlier this year.

Clarence Seedorf was one of the best midfielders on the European football scene during his time as a professional footballer. Ex-Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Ajax Amsterdam starSeedorf represented the Netherlands at several major tournaments. Nurmagomedov was filmed playing football alongside Clarence Seedorf who was the favourite player of his late father. Read more »