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    Sports World Cup 2018: NFF Accepts FIFA Sanction, Apologizes to Nigerians

    The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has reacted to the sanction slammed on the nation by FIFA for fielding an ineligible player in their world cup qualifying game against Algeria on 10th of November 2017. NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, also ordered...
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    Sports FIFA: Nigeria Forfeits WC Qualifying Points For Fielding Ineligible Player

    World football body FIFA has fined the Nigeria Football Federation 6,000 Swiss Francs (approximately N2,175,660.00) for fielding an ineligible player in their last qualification game for the Russia 2018 World Cup. Nigeria fielded Shehu Abdullahi fo...
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    Sports Ronaldo Is Good, But Messi Is The Best Player In History - Barca FC Director

    Josep Vives has become the latest figure at Camp Nou to acknowledge the efforts of Real Madrid’s talisman, but talk up the quality of one of their own Lionel Messi remains “the best player in history” regardless of what Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronald...
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    Sports Manchester City's Ambition May Force Chelsea To Lose Eden Hazard [Goal.com]

    The Blues are out of the title race as their big-spending rivals get a return on their investment, and the Belgian star’s exit could come next. It has taken a while, but Pep Guardiola has turned a financial giant into a winning machine – and it has h...
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    Sports See English Premier League Fixtures For Today Tuesday 12/12/2017

    The English Premier League continues today 12th December as Premier League champions Chelsea travel tricky Huddersfield.. ...
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    Sports Mohamed Salah Beats Victor Moses To Win BBC African Footballer Of The Year

    Egyptian Mohamed Salah has been voted BBC African Footballer of the Year for 2017. Following a record number of votes, the Liverpool star won ahead of Gabon's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Guinean Naby Keita, Sadio Mane of Senegal and Nigeria's Victor ...
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    Sports Man Utd: Mourinho Plays Boring Defensive Football - Louis van Gaal

    Former Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal has criticized Jose Mourinho's style of play, saying he'll prefer to watch Manchester City play than his former club. “If you ask me how did I do at United, I will say it was my best year ever, given ...
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    Sports Real Madrid ‘agree deal’ to sign Neymar from PSG – Daily Post Nigeria

    Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain as soon as 2019. Neymar only left Barcelona for the Ligue 1 champions last summer, for a world-record fee of £200million. But according to reports in Spain, the Brazil superstar h...
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    Sports We Want To Win 2019 AFCON – Rohr – leadership.ng

    Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr is aiming to win the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon after extending his contract with the Nigeria Football Federation for two more years. Three-time champions Nigeria missed out on the 2015 and 2017 ed...
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    Sports Tottenham star Harry Kane warns Spurs they have to match his ambition as he targets Ballon...

    Tottenham star Harry Kane warns Spurs they have to match his ambition as he targets Ballon d’Or The Sun Kane sets Ballon d’Or target as Spurs star aims to emulate Messi and Ronaldo Goal.com Tottenham’s Harry Kane not satisfied after scoring 50th ...
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    Sports Pep Guardiola gives green light for Sergio Aguero to join Real Madrid: Alexis Sanchez key –...

    The Manchester City ace has been linked with a move to the Bernabeu in recent weeks. Real president Florentino Perez is said to be a big admirer of the striker, 29. And according to Spanish transfer outlet Diario Gol, Aguero could quit City for R...
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    Sports Nigeria Defeat Ghana To Win AfriGlobal Unity Skate Soccer Cup – nigeria – Google News

    Nigeria came from a goal down to defeat Ghana 8-1 in the AfriGlobal Unity Skate Soccer Fiesta at the Agege Stadium in Lagos on Saturday. The competition, which was organised by International Federation for Skate Soccer (IFSS) and co-sponsored by Af...
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    Sports See The UEFA Champions League Round Of 16 Knockout Fixtures

    UEFA has concluded the draws for the knockout stages of the 2017/2018 UEFA Champions League and there are tantalizing matches to look forward to. See the round of 16 fixtures Juventus vs Tottenham Hotspurs Basel vs Manchester City Porto vs Liver...
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    Sports Jose Mourinho Hit On The Head With Bottle As Man United And City Players, Staff Clash

    Manchester United and Manchester City players were involved in an ugly tunnel fracas as tempers boiled over after the derby. United manager Jose Mourinho had water squirted at him, was hit on the head by an empty plastic bottle and was also doused w...
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    Sports Nigerian Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama Finally Returns

    Vincent Enyeama Saturday returned to action for the first time in over seven months. The former Super Eagles captain played for Lille’s U-18s in their 3-1 win over Croix in the French fourth tier. Enyeama, who has been the club’s number one goalie,...
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    Sports Olivier Giroud Not For Sale – Arsene Wenger [ Punch Newspapers]

    via Punch Newspapers – http://ift.tt/2A9jklp Arsene Wenger insists Olivier Giroud will not leave Arsenal in January despite the France striker’s lack of starting opportunities. Giroud has yet to start a Premier League game this season, but he showed...
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    Sports Man Utd 1 - 2 Man City: Jose Mourinho and Guardiola's Post Match Comments

    Manchester United on Sunday lost their first home game in the league courtesy of two mistakes from Romelu Luakaku. Read more: Man Utd 1 - 2 Man City: Lukaku Hands 3 Points to Pep Guardiola Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho speaking to BBC Sp...
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    Sports Man Utd 1 - 2 Man City: Lukaku Hands 3 Points to Pep Guardiola

    Manchester United on Sunday suffered their first home defeat in the premier league to their neighbors Manchester City. City went ahead in the closing moments of the first half when David Silva pounced on a weak header from United striker Romelu Luk...
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    Sports Russia 2018: Super Eagles To Play Poland Friendly

    Ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup, arrangements are said to have been concluded to have the Super Eagles play a high profile friendly against the Polish national team. The Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, revealed that the Nigeria natio...
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    Sports Antonio Conte's Post Match Comments After Chelsea's Loss to West Ham

    Chelsea on Saturday lost an important premier league tie to West Ham by a lone goal. Here are Antonio Conte's post match comments: "When you lose a game you must be disappointed. It is normal. I think today I saw the same game against Manchester ...
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    Sports Chelsea Suffer Shocking Defeat to West Ham

    Chelsea on Saturday lost their premier league tie against West Ham in what turned out to be David Moyes' first win for the Hammers. Arnautovic hit the back of the net early in the first half after a quick 1-2 pass at the edge of the box. Chelsea ...
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    Sports Man U vs Man City: Antonio Conte Predicts Winner Of Top Table EPL Clash

    Antonio Conte has predicted the winner of the top of the table clash between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on Sunday When asked, Conte said he believes Manchester United will not beat Manchester City. Jose Mourinho‘s side c...
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    Sports Peru Captain Paolo Guerrero Banned For One Year For Taking Cocaine, To Miss World Cup

    Football governing body, FIFA, has banned Peru captain Paolo Guerrero, for one-year after being found guilty of taking cocaine, and will miss 2018 World Cup in Russia. According to Mail Online Sport, the 33-year-old South American striker, who pl...
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    Sports Nigerian-Born Boxer, Bilal Fawaz Who Chose England Over Nigeria Set To Be Deported

    Detained at the Tinsley House Immigration Centre at Gatwick Airport in West Sussex on November 29, 29-year-old Bilal Fawaz , who represented the UK 6 times in boxing, currently ranked the 3rd best middleweight in England, and was the 2012 ABA light-m...
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    Sports Guardiola Praises Nigerian-born Defender

    Pep Guardiola says he is delighted with the performances of his young players despite Manchester City suffering their first defeat of the season, ESPNFC reports. City were beaten 2-1 by Shakhtar Donetsk in Ukraine although they were already assured ...
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    Sports Ronaldo Wins 2017 Ballon d’Or, Equals Messi's Record Of 5 Wins

    Real Madrid and Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo on Thursday night pipped Barcelona’s talisman Lionel Messi to win the 2017 Ballon d’Or. The number 7 picked up his fifth Ballon d’Or award to equal Messi’s record and bring the pair’s duopoly of t...
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    Sports Why I Fainted During Nigeria Vs Argentina Game - Sergio Aguero

    Argentina and Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero, has spoken for the first time after he reportedly fainted during Nigeria Vs Argentina match which Argentina surprisingly lost 4-2 to Nigeria in an international friendly in Krasnodar on November 1...
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    Sports Predicted UCL Round of 16 Fixtures

    The group stage of the Champions League has been completed with Cristiano Ronaldo creating a new record by becoming the first player to score in all 6 group games. Here are the teams that have qualified for the knock out stage (teams from the same g...
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    Sports Latest UEFA Champions League Results, Final Group Standings

    The group stages of the UEFA champions league for the 2017/18 season has been completed. Here are the latest results from the latest round: Liverpool 7 - 0 Spartak Moscow Maribor 1 - 1 Sevilla Feyenoord 2 - 1 SSC Napoli Shakhtar Donetsk 2 - 1 Manc...
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    Sports Nigeria Will Be A Walk-over, They Have No Star Player Apart From Moses- Croatian Coach

    Croatian coach, Boris Pučić, believes his side will thrash Nigeria in their 2018 World Cup fixture on June 16. Speaking on Tuesday, he wrote Nigeria off, saying the only star player in the squad is Victor Moses. ”Obi Mikel plays in China, Moses ha...
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    Sports See Champions League Matches To Be Played Today Tuesday (05/12/2017)

    The UEFA Champions League resumes today See the fixtures for today 5th December 2017 ...
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    Sports UEFA: 'Start Preparing For Europa League' - Conte Fires Shots At Atletico Madrid

    Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has expressed confidence ahead of their final Champions League group fixture, telling opponents Atlético Madrid: “You may be in good form, but so are we.” Atlético have reached the Champions League final twice in the ...
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    Sports Everyone At Chelsea Is Saying Super Eagles Will Not Qualify From Group Stages - Victor Moses

    Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses has said that his teammates at Chelsea have written off Nigeria ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Super Eagles were drawn in the Group D of World Cup alongside Argentina, Croatia and Iceland. Moses, while...
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    Sports Maradona tips Argentina to qualify ahead of Nigeria

    Maradona is confident that Argentina will make it through to the last sixteen of the 2018 World Cup after the two-time world champions were pitted against Nigeria, Iceland and Croatia in Group D. The Super Eagles face off with the South Americans at...
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    Sports Lionel Messi's Brother, Matias, Faces Jail Term Over Illegal Gun Possession

    Lionel Messi’s brother, Matias faces eight-year jail term over alleged illegal possession of a gun. The footballer’s sibling was arrested in hospital on Friday after police discovered a gun in a blood-covered boat Matias claimed he abandoned followi...
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    Sports Russia 2018: Presidency To Host Super Eagles Before Leaving

    The Minister of Youth and Sports Barr. Solomon Dalung has revealed that the Federal Government will organise a send-forth party for the Super Eagles before leaving for Russia the venue of 2018 FIFA World Cup. The Plateau- born Sports administrator ...
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    Sports Pogba Prays Man City Stars Suffer Injury

    Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba has controversially declared that he wants Premier League title rivals Manchester City to suffer an injury crisis. City will aim to continue their winning streak and extend their eight points lead as they hos...
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    Sports 2018 World Cup: Ikpeba, Eguaveon Want Enyeama To Join Eagles

    In the light of the 2018 World Cup draw Friday in Moscow, Russia, former Super Eagles striker, Victor Ikpeba and former coach Austin Eguaveon have called for the recall of goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama to the national team. Ikpeba argued that Enyeama’...
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    Sports Arsene Wenger Questions Arsenal's Mentality After Manchester United Defeat

    Arsene Wenger has accused Arsenal of having a weak mentality against Manchester United. The Gunners fell two goals down inside the opening 12 minutes of the clash at the Emirates, before going on to win 3-1. Alexandre Lacazette reduced the arrears ...
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    Sports 10-man Man Utd Thrash Arsenal To Keep Title Hope Alive

    Manchester United ruthlessly punished defensive errors to become the first side to win a league game at Arsenal since January in one of the games of the season so far. Jose Mourinho's side were reduced to 10-men late on when Paul Pogba was sent off ...
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    Sports La Liga: Celta Vigo Hold Barca At Home

    Celta Vigo breathed life into La Liga’s title race becoming the first team this season to take points off Barcelona at the Nou Camp in a thrilling 2-2 draw on Saturday. Iago Aspas gave Celta an early lead, but an inspired display from Lionel Messi...
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    Sports Chelsea Come From Behind To Earn 3 Points Against Newcastle

    Dwight Gayle handed Newcastle United a shock lead but Chelsea stormed back thanks to a brace from star winger Eden Hazard to beat the Magpies 3-1 on Saturday at Stamford Bridge and go level with second-placed Manchester United in the Premier League t...
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    Sports Complete 2018 World Cup Fixtures

    (GROUP STAGES) Thursday, June 14 Russia v Saudi Arabia Moscow (Luzhniki) 4pm Friday, June 15 Egypt v Uruguay Ekaterinburg 1pm Morocco v Iran St Petersburg 4pm Portugal v Spain Sochi 7pm Saturday, June 16 France v Australia Kazan 11am Argenti...
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    Sports Russia2018: It Is Not Going To Be Easy For Us To Play Nigeria – Croatian Coach, Dalic

    Head coach of Croatia, Zlatko Dalic, has said his team wasn’t lucky to have been drawn alongside Nigeria at the FIFA World Cup draw in Moscow on Friday. According to reports, said he had been following the Nigerian team because of the young and fant...
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    Sports Arsenal v Man Utd: Arsene Wenger Speaks Ahead Of Match

    Arsene Wenger has admitted that fixtures between Arsenal and Manchester United are no longer the “final of the championship” ahead of their highly anticipated clash on Saturday, Skysports reports. The teams were the dominant Premier League sides aro...
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    Sports VIDEO: Super Eagles Coach, Rohr, Reacts To Russia 2018 Draw With Argentina, Others

    Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has reacted to 2018 FIFA World Cup Draw. The coach said Group D is filled with good teams and playing Argentina again will make things tougher for us. See video: ...
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    Sports World Cup Draw: Super Eagles in group D, To Play Argentina, Croatia, Iceland

    Nigerian super eagles to play Argentina, Croatia, and Iceland in Group D for the 2018 FIFA world Cup. See FULL LIST: Group H: Poland - Colombia - Senegal - Japan Group G: Belgium - England - Tunisia - Panama Group F: Germany - Mexico - Sweden...
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    Sports 2018 #WorldCupDraw: LIVE UPDATES

    The 2018 World Cup in Russia draw begins. The tournament draw is held at a star-studded ceremony in the Kremlin UPDATES: Group H: Poland - Colombia - Senegal Group G: Belgium - England - Tunisia - Group F: Germany - Mexico - Sweden - Group E...
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    Sports Super Eagles Coach, Rohr, Arrives At #WorldCupDraw Venue

    Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has arrived the venue of the World Cup draw. Rohr was among the first coach to arrive at the venue. He said: "Drawing Germany would be very nice but for my mother it would be difficult - because she is for Germany!" ...
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    Sports World Cup 2018: 7 Things You Need to Know About Today's Draw

    Before a World Cup, there has to be a World Cup draw. Yes, after roughly three years of qualifying, involving 871 games around the globe, the likes of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar -- not to mention millions of football fans around the ...
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    Sports EPL: See The Premier League Table After Wednesday's Round Of Matches

    Raheem Sterling grabbed a late winner for Manchester City as they defeated Southampton at the Eithad. Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United all won thier games to ensure the title race is not over. See the EPL table able Wednesday (30/11/2017) mat...
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    Sports Antonio Conte Reveals Why He Shouted On Match Officials During EPL Game

    Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has apologised to referee Neil Swarbrick and fourth official Lee Mason, after he was sent off during Wednesday’s 1-0 win over Swansea. Conte was dismissed from the touchline for the first time in his Chelsea career sh...
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    Sports Russia 2018: Nigeria Had The Youngest Squad During Qualifiers - FIFA (Complete Sports)

    The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) says Nigeria paraded the youngest players during the qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. This was announced on FIFA’s official website on Tuesday by a Switzerland-based independent stud...
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    Sports Ronaldo And I Can Never Be Close Friends - Lionel Messi

    Lionel Messi believes he and Cristiano Ronaldo will never share a close friendship because they do not get to spend enough time together to build the required bond. The Barcelona and Real Madrid stalwarts have shared a formidable rivalry throughout ...
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    Sports Arsene Wenger Recommended Rohr To Us - NFF

    Arsene Wenger and ex-Liverpool boss Gérard Houllier recommended Gernot Rohr to Nigeria according to President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick . ”When we saw the draw for the World Cup, we knew we were condemned [by a tough gr...
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    Sports English Premier League: See The EPL Table After Week 13 Matches

    Chelsea and Liverpool played at an entertaining 1-1 encounter at Anfield while Manchester UNited struggled to beat Brighton at Old Trafford See the EPL table standings after Week 13 matches ...
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    Sports Spanish La Liga: See The La Liga Table After Week 13 Matches

    Barcelona drew with Valencia with a clear Messi goal disallowed while Real Madrid beat Malaga 3-2 See the La Liga table after Week 13 matches ...
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    Sports AC Milan Sack Coach Vincenzo Montella, Appoint Former Player Gennaro Gattuso

    AC Milan have sacked coach Vincenzo Montella on Monday and replaced him with their fiery former midfielder Gennaro Gattuso. Montella was dismissed one day after a goalless home draw with Torino left Milan, who spent more than 200 million euros (£178...
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    Sports Nigeria: We Are Set To Begin Preparations For 2020 Olympics - Sports Minister Dalung

    Nigeria's Minister of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung has directed that preparations for the 2020 games begin soon. Dalung gave the directive to the National Sports Federations at the closing ceremony of the 2017 National Karate Open Championship ...
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    Sports See 7 Facts You May Not Know About Barcelona Superstar Lionel Messi

    These are 7 Messi facts you might not have known He is ... the non-Spanish player with the most appearances for Barcelona (602) the all-time La Liga top-scorer (361 goals) the player with the most goals scored for the same club in the Champions Leag...
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    Sports Lionel Messi Pens New Barca Contract With A Buyout Clause Worth N263bn

    Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has signed a new contract with a buyout clause worth 700m euros (£626m). (N263bn) The 30-year-old Argentina international's deal now runs until the end of the 2020-21 season. Since joining the club at the age of 13, M...
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    Sports Chelsea Football Club Squad Escape Plane Crash During Stormy Weather In London

    Chelsea manager, Antonio Conte, has spoken about the “scary” flight they endured from Azerbaijan on Thursday morning. Their aircraft was forced to make two attempts at landing because of bad weather. Conte said he had been scared by the events, aft...
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    Sports Robinho Reportedly Sent to 9 Years in Prison For Sexual Assault

    Former Brazilian international, Robinho has been sentenced to nine years in prison by an Italian court after he was found guilty of sexually assaulting a 22-year-old woman at a night club in Milan in January 2013, The Sun UK claims. He was playing f...
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    Sports FIFA Ranking: Nigerians React As FIFA Dropped Super Eagles By 9 Places

    Nigerians are complaining about the drop of Super Eagles team in the latest FIFA ranking in spite of the sterling performance in the World Cup qualifiers and its convincing defeat of Argentina – one of the world’s finest teams/ Nigeria dropped nine...
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    Sports FIFA Knocks Down Nigeria In Latest Ranking [LIST of 10 Africa's Top Teams]

    In spite of the Super Eagles sterling performance in the World Cup qualifiers and its convincing defeat of Argentina – one of the world’s finest teams, Nigeria has dropped nine (9) places in the latest football ranking by the International Federation...
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    Sports Results of All UCL Matches Played on Wednesday

    Here are the results of all the champions league matches played yesterday: Group A CSKA Moscow 2 - 0 Benfica Basel 1 - 0 Manchester United Group B Anderlecht 1 - 2 Bayern Munich Paris Saint Germain 7 - 1 Celtic Group C Qarabag FK 0 - 4 Chelsea ...
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    Sports How Victor Moses Went From An Orphan Seeking Asylum To Premier League Champion - BBC Sports

    Moses was just 11 when he arrived in England as an asylum seeker after both his mother and father were killed during religious clashes in Nigeria in 2002. The 26-year-old was playing football in the streets when his parents lost their lives. Just a w...
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    Sports See Results Of UEFA Champions League Matches Played On Tuesday (21/11/2017)

    The fourth round of the group stages in the UEFA Champions League were played yesterday all across Europe. See results below ...
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    Sports See UEFA Champions League Fixtures For Wednesday (22/11/2017)

    Here are the UEFA Champions League fixtures for today Wednesday 22/11/2017 ...
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    Sports Romelu Lukaku Escapes Jail Term In The US

    Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku has agreed to compensate the Beverly Hills police to avoided the prospect of a jail sentence in the United States. Lukaku had been arrested in July after police responded to five noise complaints at the house...
  71. RemmyAlex

    Sports FIFA Bans 3 Ex-Football Officials for Life

    FIFA’s ethics watchdogs have banned three former football officials from Guam, Nicaragua and Venezuela for life as part of efforts to address widespread corruption in the sport, the world football governing body said on Tuesday. The latest officials...
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    Sports LIST of Champions League Matches to Be Played on Tuesday

    Here are the Champions league matches to be played today: Group E 18:00 Spartak Moscow v Maribor 20:45 Sevilla v Liverpool Group F 20:45 Manchester City v Feyenoord 20:45 SSC Napoli v Shakhtar Donetsk Group G 18:00 Besiktas v FC Porto 20:45 Mo...
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    Sports UEFA Champions League Tables and Points

    UEFA Champions League tables ahead of this week’s matches (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points): Group A Manchester United 4 4 0 0 10 1 12 Basel 4 2 0 2 8 5 6 CSKA Moscow 4 2 0 2 5 8 6 Benfica 4 0 0 4 1 10 0 Group B Par...
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    Sports Spanish La Liga: See The La Liga Table After Week 12 Matches

    Barcelona beat Leganes 3-o with Suarez bagging a brace while Real Madrid limped to a 0-0 draw with Atletico Madrid. See the La Liga table after Week 12 matches ...
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    Sports English Premier League: See The EPL Table After Week 12 Matches

    Manchester City continued their dominance in the English Premier League after they beat Leicester City. Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal recorded wins against Newcastle, West Brom and Tottenham Hotspurs respectively. See the EPL table standing...
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    Sports Tony Pulis: West Brom Sack Head Coach After Chelsea Defeat

    Tony Pulis has been sacked as West Brom head coach with the club a point above the Premier League relegation zone and without a win in 10 top-flight games. The Baggies were beaten 4-0 at home by Chelsea on Saturday. Albion won their first three gam...
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    Sports Russia 2018: Super Eagles Set To Pocket 1.2bn World Cup Qualification Bonus - Vanguard News

    The Super Eagles are ready for a bumper pay as they have agreed to get 30% of the .5m FIFA will pay Nigeria as the qualifying bonus READ MORE HERE...
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    Sports Madrid 10 Points Behind Barca After Derby Draw

    Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid slipped 10 points behind Barcelona at the top of La Liga as a Madrid derby short on chances finished 0-0 at Atletico’s Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday. Earlier, Barca also weren’t at their best but Luis Suarez’s doub...
  80. Jamaz

    Sports Falconets Defeat Morocco, To Face South Africa

    Nigeria’s Women U-20 national football team, Falconets, have progressed to the final round of FIFA World Cup qualifiers after beating Morocco on 6-2 on aggregate. Goals from Gift Monday, Rasheedat Ajibade, and Charity Rueben gave the Falconets a 5-...
  81. Jamaz

    Sports Pogba Returns As Man Utd Thrash Newcastle

    Paul Pogba marked his comeback with a goal and an assist as Manchester United fought back to beat Newcastle United 4-1 on Saturday and stay on Manchester City’s tail. Sidelined since mid-September with a hamstring injury, France midfielder Pogba mad...
  82. Jamaz

    Sports Kenya Appoints Put As New Manager

    Belgian Paul Put on Saturday signed a two-year contract to replace Stanley Okumbi as the new coach of the Kenya national team. Put, 61, has previously managed Burkina Faso and Gambia at international level and was unveiled at the Football Kenya Fed...
  83. Jamaz

    Sports Controversial Goals Earn Arsenal 3 Points Against Tottenham

    Controversial goals from Shkodran Mustafi and Alexis Sanchez gave Arsenal their first Premier League success against Tottenham for over three years as the Gunners won 2-0 in a heated north London derby on Saturday. Arsene Wenger’s side ended a six-...
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    Sports VIDEO: Sports Minister, Dalung's Blunder Everyone Is Talking About

    Nigeria's Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung is in the news again owing to his blunders on the National team and the Argentina national team. Sports Minister Dalung said Nigeria qualified fo the 2018 World Cup without conceding a...
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    Sports Oshoala, Moses, Quadri Dazzle At 2017 NSA

    Table tennis star, Aruna Quadri, Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses and Asisat Oshoala dazzled at this year's edition of Nigeria Sports Awards held at the Banquet Hall of the Eko Hotels on Friday. The Punch reports that Quadri, who qualified for t...
  86. Jamaz

    Sports Photos: Serena Williams Weds Alexis Ohanian, Wears £2.6million Wedding Gown

    Serena Williams has tied the knot with Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian at a star-studded wedding on Thursday evening in New Orleans, US. The groom wore Versace suit while the bride whose wedding dress cost £2.6million stated in an interview that sh...
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    Sports 3 Key Man Utd Players Set To Return Against Newcastle

    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has revealed Marcos Rojo, Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are all in contention to face Newcastle in the Premier League on Saturday. Speaking exclusively to MUTV at the Aon Training Complex on Friday afterno...
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    Sports World Cup: Nigeria Set To Meet Germany, Brazil, Belgium - See Pots Announced For World Cup Draw

    FIFA has announced the 4 pots in preparation for the draws coming up on the 1st of December. The pots were arranged according to the last FIFA rankings and Nigeria made Pot 4. This means that the Super Eagles are likely to meet top teams like Germa...
  89. Lequte

    Sports Nigeria Goalie Blames Referee For Costly Error in Argentina Friendly

    Nigerian goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi has blamed the referee for the error which led to him conceding a goal in the recent friendly game against Argentina. Akpeyi said he was well aware of the rules before handling the ball outside the 18-yard-box. ...
  90. RemmyAlex

    Sports Buhari Hails Eagles For Defeating Argentina in Friendly Match

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday night congratulated the Super Eagles for wonderful outing against Argentina in their first friendly match towards 2018 World Cup in Russia.. The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Tuesday came back from two goals to def...
  91. Lequte

    Sports Nigeria Demolish Argentina 4-2 in Thrilling Friendly Encounter

    The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Tuesday came back from two goals to defeat Argentina in a friendly match in Russia. The Eagles went down twice in the first half courtesy of goals from Sergio Aguero and Eva Banega. However, Kelechi struck back to make...
  92. Lequte

    Sports Nigeria vs Argentina Friendly [LIVE UPDATES]

    The Super Eagles are playing Argentina in a friendly match to prepare for the upcoming world cup in Russia. 1' KICK-OFF: Game under way! 1' Argentina keep the ball with some ease for the opening minute. Nigeria are yet to touch the ball. 5' Nigeri...
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    Sports Nigeria vs Argentina: See Starting Line Up For The Super Eagles

    The Super Eagles play the Argentine National team later today at the impressive Krasnodar stadium in Russia today Time: 5:30pm Nigeria time See starting lineup below ...
  94. Samguine

    Sports Nigeria vs Argentina: Five Things To Expect From The Friendly Match

    The Nigerian and Argentinian national football teams battle each other in Russian today (14th Nov 2017) as preparations for the World Cup showpiece in Russia continues. Both teams have qualified and will use this match to test their readiness. Here ...
  95. Samguine

    Sports Referee Eric Otogo Reveals Why He Awarded Controversial Penalty Against Nigeria in Algeria

    Referee Eric Otogo-Castane of Gabon has provided explanation to the controversial penalty he awarded Algeria against Nigeria during last game of the group B World Cup qualifier in Constantine. Algeria forced Nigeria to a 1-1 draw, thanks to a late p...
  96. Lequte

    Sports Italy Fail to Qualify For World Cup For First Time Since 1958

    The majority of Italians on Monday suffered a massive heartbreak as they failed to qualify for the world cup for the first time in almost 6 decades. This happened after they played a goalless draw against Sweden in San Siro. On aggregate, they lost ...
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    Sports Cristiano Ronaldo Celebrates Birth Of First Baby With Girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez

    Cristiano Ronaldo has announced the birth of his first child with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez. The Real Madrid star confirmed the happy news on Sunday evening on Instagram with a family photo taken at the Hospital Quiron Universal, near the supers...
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