SEARCH Daily Post Nigeria Daily Post Nigeria SPORTIbrahimovic under UEFA investigation, facing banPublished on April 26, 2021By Ifreke Inyang UEFA have opened an investigation into Zlatan Ibrahimovic over “alleged financial interest in a betting company”. Ibrahimovic recently signed a one-year extension with AC Milan, after scoring 15 times in 17 league matches this season. It means the Big Swede could play into his 40s. However, his career has been plunged into doubt, with news he is facing a UEFA probe, with the governing body appointing an official to investigate a potential breach of their Disciplinary Regulations. An official UEFA statement read: “In accordance with Article 31(4) of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations (DR), a UEFA Ethics and Disciplinary Inspector has today been appointed to conduct a disciplinary investigation regarding a potential violation of the UEFA Disciplinary Regulations by Mr. Zlatan Ibrahimovic for having an alleged financial interest in a betting company.” Article 31(4) of the UEFA DR states: “The UEFA Executive Committee, the UEFA President, the UEFA General Secretary and the disciplinary bodies may


Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has named a 22-man squad to tackle Chelsea in the Champions League semi-final first-leg tie at the Alfredo Di Stéfano stadium in Spain on Tuesday night.

Zidane announced the squad in a post on Real Madrid’s official website on Monday.

Zidane’s men had eliminated Liverpool from the Champions League quarter-final stages, while Chelsea knocked Porto out of the competition.


Real Madrid head to the game after playing a 0-0 draw with Real Betis in the LaLiga over the weekend, while Chelsea defeated West Ham United 1-0 in the Premier League.

Below is Real Madrid’s squad against Chelsea;

Goalkeepers: Courtois, Lunin and Altube.

Defenders: Carvajal, E. Militão, R. Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, Odriozola and Miguel.

Midfielders: Kroos, Modrić, Casemiro, Isco, Arribas and Blanco.

Forwards: Hazard, Benzema, Asensio, Vini Jr., Mariano and Rodrygo.

The kick-off time for Real Madrid vs Chelsea is 8 pm.



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