Sherwood parts ways from Villa

first_imgNewcastle on the other hand will be hoping to maintain their good form from last weekend, where they ran out 6-2 winners over strugglers norwich.All eyes will then be fixed on the Manchester Derby, when Manuel Pellegrini’s side travel to face Manchester united at Old Trafford.City are without the injured Sergio Aguero and David Silva, meanwhile Wayne Rooney will be hoping to get on the scoresheet. The 30-year-old striker is the highest scorer in the Manchester Derby with 11 goals.Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says that his side must control their emotions.That Kicks off at 5 past 2. Elsewhere, Tottenham make the trip to face Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.At 4:15 the final game of the day gets underway when Liverpool host Southamton.Jurgen Klopp is still searching for his first victory as manager after disappointing draws at Tottenham last week and against Rubin Kazan midweek. The club are yet to release a statement.Elsewhere,  Its derby day today in the Premier League, with action kicking off from midday day.First up is the Wear Tyne Derby at the Stadium of Light where Sunderland will be searching for their first win of the season under new manager Sam Allardyce.last_img read more

Ghana rises to 46th in latest FIFA World Ranking

first_imgGhana has moved one step up to 46th in the latest FIFA rankings for the month of February.The West African giants, despite not being involved in any game in the last month, moved level on points with Costa Rica.Ghana and Costa Rica both have 1,439 points after the South American side lost a friendly game with the United States of America.The four-time African Cup of Nations winners are one of two sides to move a place up or down in the top fifty rankings, with Paraguay also dropping from 40th to 41st.Belgium retain their status as the best football nation in the world, followed by World champions France, Brazil, England, and Uruguay, completing the top 5 slots.Senegal remain Africa’s biggest football nation, maintaining their 20th position on the log. They are joined by Tunisia, Nigeria, Algeria, and Morocco as Africa’s best-ranking countries placing 27th, 31st,  35th, and 43rd respectively in the global rankings.The Black Stars stay in 6thHere are FIFA’s top 10 countries:Belgium.France.Brazil.England.Uruguay.Croatia.Portugal.Spain.Argentina.Columbia.Here is the African ranking:Senegal (20).Tunisia (27).Nigeria (31).Algeria (35).Morocco (43).Ghana (46).Egypt (51).Cameroon (53).Mali (56).Congo DR (56).last_img read more