A lot of exciting news came from the football world in the First week of 2024. A significant transfer was made last week. In the first week of 2024, one of the biggest superstars of German Football died, which was painful for football fans worldwide. Here is the Top Football News of the 1st Week of January 2024. The first week news were as exciting as last week of December News.
5. Alexander Arnold’s Injury
Liverpool right-back Alexander Arnold has been ruled out for few weeks from Football due to a knee injury. Alexander is a first choice defender for Liverpool for many years. He also scored 2 goals for Liverpool in the 2023-24 season playing as defender. His injury will be a huge loss for Liverpool.
In the next few weeks, Liverpool will play many vital games of FA Cup and Premier League. Liverpool is on the Number 1 position in the premier League 2023-24 season by winning 13 matches. Liverpool also reached the 4th round of the FA Cup by beating Arsenal on 7th January.
4. Dragusin Going to Tottenham
It was one of the Top Football News of the 1st Week of January 2024. Tottenham beats Bid war against Bayern Munich to get Dragusin in their squad. Dragusin is a centre-back player who previously played for Genoa. The 21-year-old Dragusin is talented young Footballer, who impressed everyone with his recent performances for Geona.
Dragusin has incredible records for Genoa as a Center-back player, which is why Tottenham signed him. He scored 2 goals in the 2023-24 season playing for Geona. Will it be a good decision for Tottenham to pick Dragusin as a defender in their squad?
3. Death of Beckenbauer
German legend, Beckenbauer died on 7 January 2024 at the age of 78. Beckenbauer is one of the most prominent defenders in German football history. He debuted for Bayern Munich in 1968 at the age of 19. Beckenbauer played 427 games and scored 60 goals as a Bayern defender. He made his international debut for Germany in 1965. Beckenbauer played 7 matches of World Cups for Germany.
Beckenbauer was also the leader of the FIFA World Cup-winning team in 1974. After 16 years, Beckenbauer held very important role for Germany in FIFA World Cup 1990. Beckenbauer was the manager of the German team in that World Cup. The football world is sad to hear about this Top Football News of the 1st Week of January 2024.
2. Man United in the 4th Round of the FA Cup
The 2023-24 season is going miserable for Man United as it finished bottom in Group A of UCL 2023-24. Man United is on the 8th position in the Premier League this season. Some positive news for United fans this season is that Man United has reached the 4th round of the FA Cup. Man United won against Wigan Athletic on 9th January (2-0).
It is 2nd most successful club in the FA Cup. European club, Man United won FA Cup 12 times. Man United won most recent FA trophy in 2016. Man United has a fair chance of winning its 13th FA Cup Trophy.
1. No agreement between Real Madrid and Mbappe.
The 25-year-old French footballer Kylian Mbappe needs no introduction in the Football world. He has shown all the performances that shows that he will be huge Football superstar. Due to his incredible performances, every big club wants him in its team. In the past few days, rumours spread that Kylian Mbappe will transfer to Real Madrid. According to reports, no deal has been finalized yet between Mbappe and the Spanish club Real Madrid.
Mbappe is playing for the famous French club PSG since 2017. He has scored 237 goals for PSG in 284 matches. Mbappe was also part of the 2019-20 season PSG squad, which played in the UCL final. Mbappe has significant records in the FIFA World Cups. Mbappe was part of the French team that won the 2018 FIFA World Cup and was runner-up in the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
It was all from our Top Football News of the 1st Week of January 2024.