Match of the Day Magazine

Match of the Day Magazine Issue 603

Match of the Day is Britain’s best-selling football magazine. We bring our youth audience closer to their heroes with an action-packed version of the iconic TV programme. Facts, stats and gossip provide our audience with the knowledge they need for playground banter, while glossy posters, quizzes and cartoons allow them to celebrate the game they’re obsessed with. Parents and teachers say it’s sometimes the only thing boys will read. A huge compliment.

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3 min.
lockdown prem ballers!

ARSENAL GABRIEL MARTINELLI Martinelli has been bulking up with weight training. He’s getting totally wham! SHKODRAN MUSTAFI Mustafi got stuck in his kid’s mini car. This made us LOL! GRANIT XHAKA Arsenal’s midfielder is buzzing to be back. He posted these pics after training in small groups with his team-mates! ASTONVILLA PEPE REINA Pepe has been swotting up on some life lessons with a book called The Power Of Now! TYRONE MINGS Mingsy has been getting in some quality cotching time with his pooch. Good doggo! BRIGHTON EZEQUIEL SCHELOTTO Ezequiel celebrated his daughter’s third birthday. Can we have some cake? LEANDRO TROSSARD Trossard took this Lego Taj Mahal to town. Proper skills! BOURNEMOUTH CALLUM WILSON Big Cal is making sure he's in peak physical condition when footy returns by going for loads of runs! NATHAN AKE Man like Ake! The boy Nath has been teaching himself how to play the piano.…

2 min.
women’s superstars!

NORWICH TIM KRUL Krul’s kept guard of his oven and cooked up a storm with his little girl! TIMM KLOSE Wow! Timmy’s been painting a canvas for his house – it looks well impressive! SOUTHAMPTON JAN BEDNAREK Jan’s been out exercising and took his dog for the ride. Er, good luck with that, pooch! SOFIANE BOUFAL Daily walks are a must right now and Boufal’s been taking full advantage! HARRY KANE Harry honoured VE Day with this thoughtful pic of him next to a war veteran sculpture! SHEFFIELD UNITED DEAN HENDERSON A Team of the Season FUT shield for Deano? No biggie for the boy! BILLY SHARP Some seriously tekkers-heavy goals have been recreated by Billy and his boy in the garden! TOTTENHAM HEUNG-MIN SON Sonny completed his military training for South Korea before heading back to London! MOUSSA SISSOKO Mous celebrated Ramadan with his fam. Nice! WATFORD GERARD DEULOFEU Watford’s nippy forward slipped…

1 min.
euro superstars!

JOAO FELIX Joao has recharged and is ready for the return of La Liga. Check out that pool! NEYMAR Neymar’s found his chill by learning new rhythms on his guitar! LIONEL MESSI Ever seen a GOAT with a face mask? Now you have! ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC Zlat’s how you go fishing – Ibra caught a worldie! CRISTIANO RONALDO Just a little mountain hike for C-Ron and his boy, Cristiano Jr. Wow! TONI KROOS Tennis ace Roger Federer challenged Toni to this ball-to-wall tennis challenge – which he smashed, of course! GARETH BALE Bale won a golf championship in his back garden… against himself. LOL! ANTOINE GRIEZMANN Grizi’s been sorting his shoe collection. We’re in sneaker heaven, readers! KYLIAN MBAPPE King Kylian’s been sinking baskets in his games room – he can do anything!…

2 min.
the big quiz!

1 Which German club is currently managed by Julian Nagelsmann? A Bayern Munich B Borussia Dortmund C Bayer Leverkusen D RB Leipzig 2 Which player HASN'T been a team-mate of Lionel Messi? A Alexis Sanchez B Adama Traore C Oriol Romeu D Lucas Moura 3 Which country does this team come from? A Brazil B Argentina C Mexico D Colombia 4 Which country did Prem ledge Dwight Yorke play for? A Trinidad&Tobago B Togo C Ecuador D Colombia 5 Which player has never been PFA Player of the Year? A Riyad Mahrez B Sergio Aguero C N’Golo Kante D Virgil van Dijk 6 One of these clubs HAS played in the Premier League – which one? A Luton B Millwall C Swindon D Brentford 7 Wonderkid Jadon Sancho was born in which city? A Manchester B London C Birmingham D Leeds 8 Which of these stars has scored the most Prem goals for Bournemouth? A Jermain Defoe B Callum Wilson C Josh King D Ryan Fraser 9 Which of these…

3 min.
transfer bites!

ARSENAL Good news, Gunners fans – you might have a fierce new midfielder on your hands. Atletico Madrid’s Thomas Partey is ready to make a switch, plus there’s fresh interest in Barcelona keeper Neto, too! NEWCASTLE If the takeover goes through, The Toon want to make a huge statement by landing PSG star Edinson Cavani! REAL MADRID The big dogs at Real are plotting transfer raids for the world's best wonderkids – they have their hearts set on bringing Borussia Dortmund’s Erling Haaland and PSG superstar Kylian Mbappe to the Bernabeu! PSG PSG are having a pretty quiet time off the pitch, but one situation they want to sort is a permanent deal for on-loan striker Mauro Icardi – the problem is Inter Milan are asking for a whopping £70m transfer fee! MAN. UNITED It’ll take £52.5m to get…

1 min.

YES, NIKITA! HOW HAVE YOU BEEN KEEPING FIT? Nikita says: “I’ve been working out in my garden using my #TrainAtHome workout sessions. I’ve also been doing weights, bike work and running around my local park!” TELL US ABOUT YOUR NEW SERIES, #TRAINATHOME! Nikita says: “They are weekly online video sessions to help stay fit. It’s based on advice from the FA’s sport scientists, so kids can get involved with an elite-level fitness programme!” WHY SHOULD OUR READERS GET INVOLVED? Nikita says: “It’s just about keeping people active. Having to stay indoors isn't easy for young people – so this is really good for your mind as well as for your body!” HOW TOUGH ARE THESE WORKOUTS, NIKITA? Nikita says: “Some videos are tougher than others, but the important thing is it's all about participation. You don’t have…