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Arsenal are broken following their 5-1 defeat to Bayern Munich

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Arsenal were knocked out of the Champions League after a 10-2 aggregate defeat to Bayern Munich Charlie Nicholas thinks Arsenal are a broken team following another 5-1 defeat to Bayern Munich. The Gunners crashed out of the Champions League at the last-16 stage for a seventh consecutive season after a 10-2 aggregate defeat to the…

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Tottenham vs westbrom

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Tottenham 2-0 westbrom. Right now tottenham is celebrating their victory over west brom. Rate this post

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Ahead of 2019 AFCON Qualifiers Eagles can’t stop Bafana Bafana, Jordaan boasts

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Aware of the present quality of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, President of South African Football Association (SAFA), Danny Jordaan believes Bafana Bafana can match the Eagles when both sides clash in the opening group match of the 2019 AFCON qualifiers in June. Jordaan told a Soweto-based newspaper, Sowetan that with the quality “displayed by the South…

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Charity Cup: FC Ifeanyi Ubah defeat Enugu Rangers

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FC Ifeanyi Ubah are the winners of the 2017 Charity Cup after they defeated Enugu Rangers at the National Stadium in Abuja on Wednesday. The Anambra Warriors had the last smile in the Charity Cup contest that pitches the Federation Cup champions against the League winners. Both teams fired blanks during the regular period. The…

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FIFA suspends grant to Nigeria

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World soccer ruling body, FIFA has allegedly suspended its development grant to Nigeria. According to Youth and Sports minister, Solomon Dalung, the suspension is as a result of improper account for the sum of $1.1m given the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF. Dalung, while declaring open the NFF Annual General Assembly in Lagos yesterday ordered an…

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fifa updates

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Blatter fights FIFA ban in marathon final appeal Ben Simon•Aug 25, 2016, 2:37 PM View photos Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter (R) arrives for his appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), seeking to overturn his suspension from football, on August 25, 2016 in Lausanne, Switzerland (AFP Photo/Alain Grosclaude) Lausanne (AFP) – Former…

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“Beyond the athletic arena, and beyond the results, the Olympics celebrate and represent the ideals of fair play and respect,” Gulati said. “We expect all of our representatives to honor those principles, with no exceptions.” The 35-year-old Solo, who was previously suspended for 30 days early in 2015 for her conduct, will not be eligible…

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Real Madrid 1-1 Atletico Madrid (AET, 5-3 pens): Ronaldo settles dramatic shoot-out

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored the all important spot-kick after Juanfran crucially missed as Zinedine Zidane’s charges claimed their 11th European Cup at the San Siro on Saturday Real Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid in the Champions League final for the second time in three years as they won a dramatic penalty shoot-out in Milan. After 120 minutes…

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Okocha Steals Yobo’s Testimonial Match: Fans Want Him Out Of Retirement (Video)

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At the height of his prowess, Bolton Wanderers fans used to sing that Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha was so good they named him twice. More than a decade after he last played for the Super Eagles, Nigeria fans want the former midfielder recalled from retirement after he dazzled at Friday’s testimonial for Joseph Yobo in…

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Siasia Names 20 Players For Suwon Pre-olympics Tournament

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Siasia names Okechukwu, Awoniyi, 18 others for Suwon pre-Olympics tournament The Nigeria U23 coach has announced his invitations for the Korea championship that is a precursor to Rio 2016 where they will play against Denmark and Honduras Nigeria U23 coach Samson Siasia has selected 20 players made up of 12 home-based and eight overseas-based professionals…

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