Weekly Football Round-Up: 4th June 2018

4 Jun 2018 | Recent News

In this edition of the Weekly Football Round-Up: Malaysia has a new football kit, the Premier League has a new football, and Roberto Carlos’ famous free kick is 21 years old!

1. Malaysia unveil AFF Suzuki Cup home and away kits

Malaysia unveil new football kit for Suzuki Cup
Seem familiar to you, 2017 FC Kuala Lumpur players?

Source: Fox Sports

2. Winning slogans for World Cup nations announced

World Cup slogans revealed for Russia 2018
Eagerly awaiting the winning slogans for each of the participating nations at this year’s World Cup? Err… us neither. But some of these are pretty interesting.

Source: FIFA

3. Roberto Carlos’ brilliant Brazil free-kick against France remembered

This superb goal was scored 21 years ago today. Sky Sports looked back at the famous free kick on the 20th anniversary this time last year.

Source: Sky Sports

4. Peru captain Paolo Guerrero cleared to play at Russia World Cup 2018

Paolo Guerrero cleared to play for Peru in 2018 World Cup

After successfully defending doping allegations, the 34 year-old gets to play for his home country, in their first World Cup since 1982.

Source: Sky Sports

5. Premier League unveil official match ball for 2018/19 season

Nike Merlin football launched for Premier League 2018 2019
Introducing the Merlin. We’re hoping it’ll create some magic on the pitch!

Source: The Telegraph