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Senegal fans ‘try to attack’ Mohamed Salah after World Cup playoff

Egypt will not be at the 2022 World Cup finals in Qatar after being beaten by Senegal on Tuesday evening.

The game went to penalties and it was Sadio Mane who struck the winning spot-kick.

Salah sent his spot-kick flying over the bar. Footage emerged after the game of Senegal fans ‘trying to attack’ the Liverpool man as he made his way off the pitch.

Read more: Mohamed Salah: Footage of Senegal fans ‘trying to attack’ Egypt star

CAIRO, EGYPT – MARCH 25: Mohamed Salah of Egypt acknowledges the fans following the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 qualification match between Egypt and Senegal at Cairo International Stadium on March 25, 2022 in Cairo, Egypt. (Photo by Mohamed Hossam/Getty Images)

Martin Odegaard turning on the style in Norway vs Armenia

Norway defeated Armenia 9-0 on Tuesday evening in their friendly match.

Arsenal midfielder, Odegaard, played the full 90 minutes in his side’s convincing victory.

He wasn’t able to get on the scoresheet but he turned on the style in a brilliant moment in the match.

Read more: Martin Odegaard: Arsenal star turned on style during Norway 9-0 Armenia

BIRMINGHAM, ENGLAND – MARCH 19: Martin Oedegaard of Arsenal arrives at the stadium prior to the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park on March 19, 2022 in Birmingham, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Gabriel Martinelli channels inner Ronaldinho in Brazil vs Bolivia

Martinelli made his second appearance for Brazil on Tuesday, entering the fray as a 54th minute substitute.

The 20-year-old is one of the world’s most exciting youngsters and he showed that with a brilliant piece of skill in the 75th minute.

Martinelli showed shades of the great Ronaldinho during the moment…

Read more: Arsenal’s Gabriel Martinelli activated full Ronaldinho mode as Brazil thump Bolivia

LA PAZ, BOLIVIA – MARCH 29: Gabriel Martinelli of Brazil takes a shot during a match between Bolivia and Brazil as part of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Qualifier at Hernando Siles Stadium on March 29, 2022 in La Paz, Bolivia. (Photo by Javier Mamani/Getty Images)

Roy Keane’s reaction to Harry Maguire being booed by England fans

Maguire was booed as he made his way on to the pitch for England’s friendly victory over Ivory Coast on Tuesday.

Gareth Southgate was furious after the game, while Jordan Henderson and Harry Kane both showed their support for their teammate.

Keane, though, wasn’t as sympathetic…

Read more: Roy Keane’s no-nonsense reaction to Harry Maguire being booed by England fans

LONDON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 12: Roy Keane TV pundit looks on from the TV Studio during the international friendly match between England and the Republic of Ireland at Wembley Stadium on November 12, 2020 in London, England. Sporting stadiums around the UK remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Nick Potts –

Rio Ferdinand names wild England XI for 2022 World Cup

The World Cup in Qatar kicks off in just over seven months time.

England go into the competition as one of the favourites. But what is the Three Lions’ strongest XI?

Ferdinand named the XI he thinks should start for England at the 2022 World Cup and it features FOUR full-backs…

Read more: Rio Ferdinand names his wild England XI for 2022 World Cup

WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND – JANUARY 16: Rio Ferdinand, BT Pundit and former footballer looks on prior to the Premier League match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and West Bromwich Albion at Molineux on January 16, 2021 in Wolverhampton, England. Sporting stadiums around England remain under strict restrictions due to the Coronavirus Pandemic as Government social distancing laws prohibit fans inside venues resulting in games being played behind closed doors. (Photo by Carl Recine – Pool/Getty Images)

Max Verstappen drives with one hand at Saudi GP

Verstappen got his first victory of the 2022 Formula 1 season at the Saudi Arabia GP.

The Dutchman managed to fend off the challenge of Charles Leclerc to cross the line in first.

A video has emerged of Verstappen driving with one hand during the race and it’s amazing.

Read more: Formula 1: Max Verstappen driving with one hand at Saudi Arabia GP

JEDDAH, SAUDI ARABIA – MARCH 27: Race winner Max Verstappen of the Netherlands and Oracle Red Bull Racing celebrates on the podium during the F1 Grand Prix of Saudi Arabia at the Jeddah Corniche Circuit on March 27, 2022 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)

Incredible footage of Messi & Maradona linking up

Maradona and Messi are two of the greatest players in football history.

Messi was born 27 years after Maradona. But, despite the age difference, the two greats did share the pitch together.

A clip has emerged of the two combining on the football pitch during a match…

Read more: Messi & Maradona: Incredible clip of them playing together re-emerges

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