Clarets explain Mumbongo news - football

Clarets explain Mumbongo news

Two days ago it was a surprise to see the name Joel Mumbongo on the team sheet for the Premier League Cup game against Middlesbrough.
The Swedish striker, who had spent last season in Italy with Hellas Verona, played for our under-23s in pre-season. He went on the tour to Poland and I last saw him play in the pre-season friendly at Bamber Bridge when he came off in some discomfort.
Although we’d seen photographs suggesting he’d signed for us, that appeared to be it and there was no sign of him until Sunday.
Today it has been cleared up by the club. Mumbongo explained: “It started well but as time went on it was hard on my knee because the tempo was just so high, and I couldn’t take it I had to tell them I was in pain and we talked about it. I’m lucky that they still wanted me here and helped me and I?m very thankful for that because I don?t think many teams would do that. I think they would just send me home and tell me to get fit.” There has been no confirmation from the club that he’s actually signed although the player has suggested that he’s now hoping for a longer stay while confirming that he’ll be here for the next few months.
He was delighted though to be involved on Sunday. “I have been waiting for that, just to get on the pitch,” he said. “It was a good feeling, just that all the hard work in the gym every day pays off.
“It’s a great squad here and the football is good for your dev...
source: uptheclarets
URL source:


Tottenham appoint Jose Mourinho as new manager, replacing Mauricio Pochettino

20-11-2019 08:45 - ( Totthenham )

Clarets explain Mumbongo news

(Video) Spurs’ Dele Alli sex tape leaked after Liverpool dive, fans react hilariously

Just when you thought that nothing could distract you from the current state of disequilibrium at Stamford Bridge, Dele Alli’s nudes appear on your Twitter timeline. Alli felt the full wrath of the Liverpool faithful having dived during Spurs’...
05-02-2018 16:46 - ( Chelsea )
Clarets explain Mumbongo news

FC Barcelona News: 20 November 2019

Photo credit should read JOSEP LAGO/AFP via Getty Images Barça players through to Euro2020 | FC BarcelonaThe international break is now over and Euro2020 is taking shape with regards to the teams that are now through to the final stages....
20-11-2019 12:51 - ( barcelona )
Clarets explain Mumbongo news

Antoine Griezmann?s natural position doesn?t exist at Barcelona

Photo by Tim Clayton/Corbis via Getty Images The Frenchman likes to play as a second striker A lot has been written about Antoine Griezmann?s start at Barcelona, to the point that perhaps it?s a bit overdone. With four goals and three...
20-11-2019 08:51 - ( barcelona )
Clarets explain Mumbongo news

UEFA Champions League Preview & Predictions: Group B winners and losers

Can Inter Milan or PSV Eindhoven upset the ?easy? prediction that Barcelona and Tottenham will advance out of Group B" The 2018-19 UEFA Champions League is upon us, and Bavarian Football Works is here for your preview and predictions. Our...
08-09-2018 16:49 - ( Bayern Munich )
Clarets explain Mumbongo news

West Ham remove Twitter video taunting Jose Mourinho

West Ham have removed a video which appeared to goad the newly-appointed Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho. Mourinho has taken over from Mauricio Pochettino at Spurs and his reign begins with a derby at the London Stadium on Saturday lunchtime. And...
20-11-2019 19:51 - ( West Ham )

Clarets explain Mumbongo news

Tottenham have sacked Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham have sacked Mauricio Pochettino on Tuesday night. Only five months since he guided them to their first ever Champions League final, the Spurs boss finds himself out of a job. I have a feeling Tottenham may live to regret this...
20-11-2019 08:52 - ( Newcastle )
Clarets explain Mumbongo news

Joe Cole assesses Chelsea FC’s Premier League title hopes

Joe Cole says that Chelsea FC are “quietly chipping away” at Liverpool FC as they bid to haul themselves into the Premier League title race. The Blues have been in fantastic form in recent weeks and they have won their last six games in a row...
20-11-2019 08:45 - ( Chelsea )