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    World UEFA president Ceferin accuses UK Prime Minister Johnson of fuelling racism – Goal.com

    The federation's president says that politicians must be held to a higher standard when it comes to discrimination. UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has accused British Prime Minister Boris Johnson of fuelling racism.... Read more via Goal.com – https://ift.tt/366kqOv Get more World News
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    Sports ‘I’ll try to win the Ballon d’Or next year’ – Liverpool star Mane apologises for missing Paris awards ceremony – Goal.com

    The Senegalese attacker has said sorry for his absence from football's night of nights, but hopes he can hold the major honour aloft in 12 months.... Read more via Goal.com – https://ift.tt/2OH9vok Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Piers Morgan shut down by Van Dijk after celebrity’s knee-jerk reaction to Ronaldo’s Ballon d’Or no-show joke – Goal.com

    The Liverpool defender responded to the English broadcaster's claim that he isn't in the same league as the Juventus star. Virgil van Dijk took to Twitter to shut down Piers Morgan after the.... Read more via Goal.com – https://ift.tt/2OHx2W5 Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Video: Someone will beat my Ballon d’Or record – Messi – Goal.com

    Lionel Messi said that he expects his record of six Ballon d'Or crowns to be beaten in the future.... Read more via Goal.com – https://ift.tt/2LhUVl9 Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports ‘Worst U17 team ever?’ – Nigerians react to Golden Eaglets’ World Cup exit – Goal.com

    Following the country's exit from the competition in Brazil, football fans expressed displeasure with the performance of Manu Garba's boys... Read more via Goal.com – https://ift.tt/33xABTK Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Barca players were willing to sacrifice wages to bring Neymar back – Goal.com

    The centre-half said he and his team-mates tried to help the Brazilian star return to the club Barcelona defender Gerard Pique revealed the team offered to lower their salaries so Neymar could return to the La Liga champions. .... read more via Football News, Live Scores, Results &...
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    Sports ‘Messi is from another planet’ – Vidal praises Barcelona star’s dominance – Goal.com

    The Chilean lavished praise on his team-mate following a sensational two-goal, two-assist performance Barcelona midfielder Arturo Vidal said superstar captain Lionel Messi is ‘from another planet’ after the Argentine produced a masterclass performance against Real Valladolid.... read more...
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    Sports Southampton coach Hasenhuttl apologises and takes ‘100 per cent’ responsibility for Leicester City thrashing – Goal.com

    Jamie Vardy and Ayoze Perez both scored hat-tricks as the Foxes belted the Saints by nine goals. Southampton coach Ralph Hasenhuttl took full responsibility after Saints suffered their largest-ever defeat in a 9-0 hammering by Leicester at St. Mary's on Friday.... Read more via Goal.com –...
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    Sports U-17 World Cup: Top Five African wonderkids to watch – Goal.com

    Who are the African wonderkids set to take the age-grade tournament in Brazil by storm? Goal are delighted to introduce our Top Five wonderkids to watch at the U-17 World Cup, which kicks off in Brazil on Saturday. ... read more via Football News, Live Scores, Results & Transfers | Goal.com...
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    Sports ‘We did not deserve to lose’ – Emery says Arsenal were denied ‘clear penalty’ against Sheffield United – Goal.com

    The manager claimed Arsenal “deserved more” from their 1-0 defeat after seeing a couple of penalty appeals rejected Arsenal were denied a “clear penalty” in their 1-0 defeat to Sheffield United and did not deserve to lose the match, according to … read more via Football News, Live Scores...
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    Sports Messi will be back for Argentina next month – Scaloni – Goal.com

    The Barcelona star is currently sidelined through suspension and his national team coach is eagerly awaiting his return Argentina captain Lionel Messi will make his return from suspension in November, insists head coach Lionel Scaloni. Messi was handed a three-month ban … read more via...
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    Sports ‘I’m an Arsenal man’ – Wenger admits rejecting offers to coach Premier League clubs – Goal.com

    The French tactician’s connection to his former team prevented him from getting a job in England’s top flight Arsene Wenger has revealed he turned down a number of offers to coach in the Premier League because of his bond with Arsenal. … read more via Football News, Live Scores, Results &...
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    Sports Nacho diagnosed with MCL injury after Real Madrid draw – Goal.com

    The Los Blancos have been handed a fresh injury blow after a disappointing Champions League result Real Madrid defender Nacho Fernandez is set for an extended spell on the sidelines after suffering a medial collateral ligament injury..... read more via Football News, Live Scores, Results &...
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    Sports ‘It has been a long time’ – Messi delighted to win FIFA Best award, backs Barcelona recovery - Goal.com

    Winning the award for the first time was pleasing for the Blaugrana superstar, and he believes his club side are ready to bounce back Lionel Messi was happy to win the Best FIFA Men’s Player award, but the superstar’s focus is now … read more via Football News, Live Scores, Results &...
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    Sports ‘You can’t compare me and Messi’ – Van Dijk not disappointed with award result – Goal.com

    After finishing runner-up for the Best FIFA Men’s Player award, the defender said he could not be compared to the Barcelona star Liverpool star Virgil van Dijk insisted he cannot be compared to Lionel Messi, dismissing any suggestions he was disappointed … read more via Football News, Live...
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    Sports ‘We’re not worried about any other team’ – Henderson unconcerned with Manchester City’s thrashing of Watford – Goal.com

    The Liverpool captain says the Reds’ focus is on themselves, not the defending Premier League champions Jordan Henderson insists Liverpool are not focused on Manchester City or keeping pace with any records as the Reds are taking their title chase game … read more via Football News, Live...
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    Sports My family were concerned when Mourinho joined Man Utd – Mata – Goal.com

    The playmaker says people close to him were worried when the Portuguese coach followed him to the Theatre of Dreams Juan Mata has admitted family and friends were concerned about Jose Mourinho’s arrival at Manchester United but the Spaniard didn’t have … read more via Football News, Live...
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    Sports Megan Rapinoe wins best women’s player at FIFA Awards – SOCCER news, photos, and video – Yahoo! Sports

    The Best FIFA Football Awards 2019 are being awarded on Monday, after months of voting and winnowing down the finalists. It’s been a stupendous year in soccer worldwide, with the recent Women’s World Cup taking center stage with its high level of … read more via SOCCER news, photos, and...
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    Sports Herrera backs Neymar to win a Ballon d’Or – Goal.com

    The Brazilian star has enough to skill to win football’s coveted prize, according to his Spanish teammate Ander Herrera has once again backed Neymar to win the Ballon d’Or one day after the forward’s impressive start to the season for Paris … read more via Football News, Live Scores...
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    Sports Valverde accepts responsibility for Barcelona’s worst start in 25 years – Goal.com

    Not since 1994 have the Catalans picked up so few points from the first five games of the campaign, a fact their coach believes is down to him Ernesto Valverde admits he is to blame for Barcelona‘s poor form after Saturday’s … read more via Football News, Live Scores, Results & Transfers |...