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AFCON: John Mikel Obi Returns To Training Ahead Of Clash Against South Africa

AFCON: John Mikel Obi Returns To Training Ahead Of Clash Against South Africa

The midfielder has overcome a knee problem and could be set to give Gernot Rohr a major boost as the Super Eagles prepare for Stuart Baxter’s men. Nigeria captain Obi Mikel has handed coach Gernot…

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Egypt’s Coach, Aguirre Sacked And President Abou-Rida Resigns After AFCON Exit

Egypt’s Coach, Aguirre Sacked And President Abou-Rida Resigns After AFCON Exit

The Pharaohs last-16 exit at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday proved costly for the Mexican manager and his staff Egypt sacked head coach Javier Aguirre following their shock elimination in the round of…

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USA Players Celebrate After Winning 2019 Women’s World Cup (Photos)

USA Players Celebrate After Winning 2019 Women’s World Cup (Photos)

USA have won the 2019 Women’s World Cup after defending its title with a comfortable 2-0 win over the Netherlands in Lyon, France. The United States were massive favourites and secured the win thanks to…

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Kelechi Nwakali Trains With Arsenal First Team Stars Ozil, Lacazette, Aubameyang

Kelechi Nwakali Trains With Arsenal First Team Stars Ozil, Lacazette, Aubameyang

Former Golden Eaglets and Flying Eagles skipper Kelechi Nwakali was promoted to first team training by Arsenal manager Unai Emery on Saturday, July 6. The likes of Mesut Ozil, Skhodran Mustafi, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette…

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Copa America: Messi Trophy Drought Continues As Argentina Fails Yet Again

Copa America: Messi Trophy Drought Continues As Argentina Fails Yet Again

Goals from Gabriel Jesus and Roberto Firmino saw Brazil to a 2-0 win over Argentina in the Copa America semifinals on Tuesday night as the host nation booked a spot in their first Copa final…

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Nigeria vs Burundi: Odion Ighalo Scores For Super Eagles In 1-0 Win – AFCON

Nigeria vs Burundi: Odion Ighalo Scores For Super Eagles In 1-0 Win – AFCON

Group B favourites Nigeria on Saturday, June 22, began their campaign at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations AFCON with a 1-0 win over well-organised Burundi  as they sealed three points in the 77th minute…

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Super Eagles Midfielder, Ndidi, To Join Manchester United

Super Eagles Midfielder, Ndidi, To Join Manchester United

Super Eagles Midfielder Ndidi To Join Manchester United Ndidi’s consistent performances have seen him linked with a number of high profile moves this summer, with the likes of Man-U, Arsenal, and Liverpool all reportedly interested…

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Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos Marries TV Personality Pilar Rubio In Galactico Wedding

Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos Marries TV Personality Pilar Rubio In Galactico Wedding

Sergio Ramos, the Real Madrid captain, married Spanish TV presenter Pilar Rubio in Seville on Saturday (June 15) in a “Galactico” wedding that he said would be “like no other” although he was coy on…

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Runner Gabriele Grunewald Dead At 32 After 10 Year Cancer Battle

Runner Gabriele Grunewald Dead At 32 After 10 Year Cancer Battle

Olympic runner Gabriele Grunewald has died at 32 years old after battling cancer for over a decade. The American professional middle-distance runner was diagnosed with adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) — an extremely rare cancer usually…

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Ozil marries in Istanbul, with Turkey’s Erdogan as best man

Ozil marries in Istanbul, with Turkey’s Erdogan as best man

Former German international and Premier League club Arsenal footballer Mesut Ozil was married in Istanbul on Friday with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as his best man. The 30-year-old Ozil, who has Turkish family roots,…

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Ahmed Musa Secures  Syinix Endorsement Deal

Ahmed Musa Secures Syinix Endorsement Deal

The Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt is just a couple of weeks away and Super Eagles star, Ahmed Musa, 26-years-old has secured a new endorsement deal. The forward fleet-footed has been unveiled as the…

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Former Spain Winger Reyes Died in car crash

Former Spain Winger Reyes Died in car crash

On 1 June 2019, Reyes died at the age of 35 following a car crash. Former Arsenal (2004-2007), Real Madrid (2006-207, loan), Atletico Madrid (2007-2011), Sevilla (2012-2017), Espanol (2016-2017) and Spain left winger star Jose…

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Paul Pogba Opts For Ramadan Trip To Mecca Rather Than Holidaying

Paul Pogba Opts For Ramadan Trip To Mecca Rather Than Holidaying

Paul Pogba has marked Ramadan, the Islamic holy fasting with a trip to the pilgrimage city, Mecca. The 26-year-old has made the trip at the end of each of the last two Premier League campaigns.…

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Pinnick And Four Other NFF Officials Charged With $8,400, N4bn Fraud

Pinnick And Four Other NFF Officials Charged With $8,400, N4bn Fraud

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Pinnick, and four other officers of the federation have been charged by the Federal Government with an alleged misappropriation of $8,400 said to have been paid…

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Watch Video: Aaron Ramsey In Tears As He Bids Farewell To Arsenal

Watch Video: Aaron Ramsey In Tears As He Bids Farewell To Arsenal

Aaron Ramsey’s bond with this club was there for all to see on Sunday on an emotional final appearance for him at Emirates Stadium. The Wales international will leave the club this summer to join…