Kedah Kedah set to lose both Ilso and Anderson for the 2018 campaign Ooi Kin Fai Last updated 2 years ago 07:45 17/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Kedah FA Kedah Super League Malaysia Cup Kedah will need to find replacements for Ken Ilso and Zac Anderson after both players announced that they will not be renewing their contracts Kedah look set to lose two key players at the end of this 2017 season after Ken Ilso and Zac Anderson both announced their coming departure from the team through their respective social media accounts on Saturday.This comes as a big blow for the Red Eagles and leaves them needing to seek for replacement to bolster their squad ahead of their participation in the 2018 AFC Cup competition. Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Both players have played an instrumental part in helping Kedah to lift the FA Cup this season as well as pushing Johor Darul Ta’zim in the Super League campaign.Ilso in particular has been a real revelation in his first season with the team, quickly adapting to the surroundings to become Kedah’s top scorer of the season. Finding the right replacement for a 20-goal a season striker is not an easy task.The loss of Anderson is also expected to hit Kedah hard. The burly defender has built up quite a reputation with the adoring Kedah fans, often seen leading the fans to chants or cheers after every win. The Australian centre back seemed to have struck up a good understanding and partnership with Khairul Helmi at the heart of Kedah’s defence, with his physical presence helping him to win many a challenge, whether on the ground or aerially.Both announcements looked a coordinated one with both players posting on their social media account immediately after helping Kedah secure an impressive 3-2 away first leg win over Selangor in the Malaysia Cup quarterfinal on Friday.However, the two players have vowed that despite their different paths next season, will continue to give Kedah their 100% until the end of the season.
Morata Morata makes historic impact at Chelsea Goal Last updated 1 year ago 00:14 11/19/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(2) Getty Morata Chelsea West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea West Bromwich Albion Premier League Stats The 24-year-old scored one and set up another in the first half against West Brom, meaning he has contributed to an incredible 12 goals in 11 games Alvaro Morata could be on his way to becoming a Chelsea icon if he maintains his current form.The striker’s fine start to the season has obliterated any doubt over his suitability to succeed Diego Costa at the forefront of Antonio Conte’s side since his £60 million move from Real Madrid.West Ham 9/1 to beat Watford 1-0 Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player After scoring in Chelsea’s previous win over Manchester United, the Spaniard continued that form in Saturday’s clash with West Bromwich Albion.Morata opened the scoring 17 minutes in when he netted the rebound from an Eden Hazard shot before setting the Belgian up later in the first half.12 – Alvaro Morata has had a hand in more goals in his first 11 @premierleague games for @ChelseaFC than any other player for the club (8 goals, 4 assists). Impact. pic.twitter.com/dhhLdOfObv — OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) November 18, 2017 Morata is now on eight goals and four assists in the Premier League, meaning he has been involved in more goals in his first 11 games than any Chelsea player before him.The ex-Juventus star is also on an excellent run for his national team, having scored in five in his last four appearances.