Weekly Football Round-Up: 28th May 2018

28 May 2018 | Recent News

In this brand new littleleague.my web series, we look at our favourite 5 football stories of the week. In this week’s edition: Real Madrid claim Champions League honours, Marcelo takes on the header challenge, and one nation breaks a football jersey world record!

1. Andy Robertson: ‘The problem with Real Madrid is they’re all fantastic’

Read what Andy Robertson had to say before his team took on the now 13-time Champions League winners, Real Madrid.

Source: The Guardian

2. Watch Marcelo’s header challenge with his son’s team

Real Madrid and Brazil star Marcelo attempts the infamous bin challenge with his son’s football team. Does he manage to finish it off?

Psst: Did you see our own attempt at the bin challenge way back in 2015? Watch it here on YouTube!

Source: BBC Sport

3. FC Cincinnati to Join MLS in 2019

Major League Soccer fans, there’s a new team coming to the league. FC Cincinnati are set to become the franchise’s 26th club.

*Note: FC Cincinnati play in the third division in the US, The USL, and average 21,200 fans in regular season in just their third year.

Source: Sports Illustrated

4. Nigeria World Cup jersey breaks record with 3 million pre-orders

The Super Eagles receive super response for their stylish kit but what’s your favourite jersey from the 2018 World Cup kits? Let us know in the comments below.

Source: AS

5. Real Madrid win their 13th Champions League

You knew this story was coming: Real Madrid take the 2018 Champions League final, with a 3–1 win over Liverpool.

Source: The Guardian