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  1. kemi

    Sports Ronaldo Starts Acting ‘Career,’ To Feature in Drama Series Alongside Angelina Jolie

    Having conquered the world of football, Cristiano Ronaldo now appears to be turning his attention to acting. The Real Madrid superstar is set to star alongside Hollywood veteran actress, Angelina Jolie in a TV drama. According to reports, the Po...
  2. Lequte

    Sports Jose Mourinho's Words on Man Utd's FA Cup Clash With Chelsea

    Manchester United Manager, Jose Mourinho has stated that Chelsea can focus on the FA Cup as they don't have much to worry about because they are already premier league champions. Antonio Conte's side will host FA cup holders Manchester United in th...
  3. Lequte

    Sports FA Cup Q/Final Draws Released [FULL FIXTURES]

    Here are the fixtures of the next round of the FA cup: Chelsea v Manchester United Middlesbrough v Huddersfield town/ Manchester City Tottenham Hotspur v Millwall Sutton United/Arsenal v Lincoln City The ties will be played on the weekend of 11-...
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    Sports Mikel Obi Speaks on Tianjin Teda Failing to Win A Single Game in 9 Matches

    Nigeria's Skipper, Mikel Obi has opened up on his team, Tianjin Teda's failure to win a single game in 9 matches. They have lost seven games and recorded two draws in 9 pre-season games. According to Mikel Obi, the results are unexpected but he ...
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    Sports NFF Secures Friendlies Against Senegal, Burkina Faso for Super Eagles

    The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has secured friendlies against the Teranga Lions of Senegal and Stallions of Burkina Faso for the Super Eagles to know their potency. The matches are in preparation for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and...
  6. Jules

    Sports Pep Guardiola - I Don't Know When Jesus Will Play Again

    Pep Guardiola does not know whether Gabriel Jesus will play for Manchester City again this season. Guardiola said: “Last night he had an operation. It was good, really good,'' Team Talk reports. “Now it is important he makes a good recovery. H...
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    Sports Jose Mourinho: I Gambled Too Much at Chelsea

    Manchester United Manager, Jose Mourinho has vowed not to rest key players as his side travel to Ewood Park to face Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup on Sunday. While at Chelsea, he said he “gambled too much” and that he won't risk throwing away Manche...
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    Sports Wenger Speaks: Even if I go Arsenal Won't Win Every Single Game in the Future

    Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger has announced that he is still going to be a manager for the next year. "No matter what happens I will manage for another season. Whether it's here or somewhere else, that is for sure," Wenger said on Friday. His com...
  9. kemi

    Sports Manchester City Fined £35,000 For Breaking Anti-doping Rules

    The Football Association has fined Manchester City £35,000 after they accepted a charge of breaching anti-doping rules. The punishment was imposed following an independent regulatory commission hearing. City admitted failing to ensure their “clu...
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    Sports Arsene Wenger May Leave Arsenal at the end of the Season

    Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger may leave the club at the end of the season, BBC reports. Unnamed sources say Wenger's future as Arsenal manager will be decided at the end of the season. There was currently no prospect of Wenger leaving before the ...
  11. RemmyAlex

    Sports Bash Ali Assault: Dalung Narrates What Actually Happened

    Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung has reacted to the claims by the former World Cruiser-weight boxing champion, Bash Alli that he was brutalised at the expense of a foreign visitor at the office of Minister. Reacting to Alli’s allegation...
  12. RemmyAlex

    Sports Dalung's Aide Alledgedly Hits World Boxer Bash Ali Till He Collapsed

    Former World Cruiserweight boxing champion, Bash Alli, has accused Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung of assault and treat to his life. The accusation, office of the minister swiftly denied, saying Alli is seeking attention. Alli had in a text message...
  13. kemi

    Sports Super Eagles: Rohr Reveals Position He Needs New Players

    Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has said he is looking for new players for his squad, ahead of the different qualifying games they will play this year. Nigeria will take on Cameroon in a 2018 World Cup qualifying double-header in Aug...
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    Sports Arsenal: Why We Lost 5-1 to Bayern Munich- Arsene Wenger

    Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger has stated that his team collapsed in the second half of their Champions league tie against Bayern Munich. Related: Things Fall Apart as Bayern Demolish Arsenal 5-1 Speaking to BT Sport after the game, he said: "It is ...
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    Sports UCL Results: Real Madrid Make Fantastic Comeback to Beat Napoli 3-1

    Real Madrid have a good chance of qualifying for the quarter finals of the Champions League after beating Napoli 3 - 1 at the Bernabeu. The visitors went ahead in the first half via a superb Lorenzo Insigne strike which caught Goalkeeper Keylor Nav...
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    Sports UCL Results: Things Fall Apart as Bayern Demolish Arsenal 5-1

    Bayern Munich have one leg already in the last 8 of the champions league after demolishing Arsenal, running them over in a 5-1 victory. Arjen Robben put the hosts in front with an out-of-the 18 yard box shot before Alexis Sanchez leveled, firing in ...
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    Sports UCL: Real Madrid v Napoli- Starting Lineup

    Defending Champions Real Madrid is hosting Napoli in Spain today for the first leg of the round of 16 Champions League qualifying round. Here are the starting lineups for both teams: Real Madrid: Navas, Carvajal, Ramos (C), Varane, Marcelo, Kroos,...
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    Sports UCL: Bayern Munich v Arsenal- Starting Lineup

    Arsenal is in Germany today for the first leg of their Champions league tie with Bayern Munich. Here are the starting lineup for both teams: Bayern Munich: Neuer - Lahm, Hummels, Martínez, Alaba - Xabi Alonso, Vidal - Robben, Thiago, Costa - Lewand...
  19. kemi

    Sports Champions League: Only a Miracle Can Make Wenger Beat Ancelotti - Statistics

    With the two coaches set to go head to head in Wednesday's clash between Bayern Munich and Arsenal, Goal takes a look at their respective records. Arsene Wenger will take charge of his 200th Champions League game when Arsenal face Bayern Munich a...
  20. kemi

    Sports We Are Capable of Dealing With Bayern Munich , Says Wenger

    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has boosted his team confidence ahead of crucial Champions League match against Bayern Munich Wednesday night. The gaffer also spoke about his selection ahead of the clash. Arsenal have lost to Bayern at this stage ...

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