Category: Sports

Akpeyi

Akpeyi Must Shut Out Criticism If He’s to Reach World Cup

What must have been going through Daniel Akpeyi’s mind as he watched Ever Banega’s superbly curled free kick sail past him and nestle inside the net for...

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WorldRemit: First-ever Arsenal’s Official Online Money Transfer Partner

WorldRemit has become the first official online money transfer partner of the premier league club, Arsenal. The leading digital money transfer business, formed by a...

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Nigerian Awards for Sporting Excellence Comes in December 2 in Lagos

The Nigerian Awards for Sporting Excellence (NASE) has been scheduled to hold on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at Airport Hotel, Ikeja Lagos. A statement issued in Lagos on...

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Uzoho, Nwakali Get Nigeria Call-ups

Youngsters Francis Uzoho and Chidiebere Nwakali have been called up for Nigeria’s upcoming fixtures against Algeria and Argentina as Gernot Rohr assesses some new...

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West Ham Test Starts Crucial Spell for Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool

Liverpool face West Ham on Saturday on the back of two efficient 3-0 wins. They were admittedly both at home against easy opposition — Huddersfield and Maribor...

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Joshua Stops Carlos Takam in Round 10 to Defend IBF, WBA Titles

Anthony Joshua defended his WBA and IBF world heavyweight titles by wearing down a game Carlos Takam with a controversial 10th-round stoppage at a raucous Principality...

britain

England Win U17 World Cup By Beating Spain 5-2

We are heading where we want to go, says Cooper England’s Under-17 World Cup victory reflects the “good work” being done in youth development and...

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Klopp Relieved to Pick Up Much-needed Win Despite Pressure

Jurgen Klopp acknowledged Liverpool’s 3-0 win over Huddersfield Town was a “big relief” as his side returned to winning ways in the Premier League on...

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Arsene Wenger’s Future to Be Reviewed After the Season

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the Arsenal board will review his position as manager at the end of the season. The Frenchman signed a two-year extension in the summer...

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Sean Dyche: Burnley Manager Has Had ‘No Contact’ with Everton

Burnley boss Sean Dyche says he has had “no contact” from Everton over their vacant managerial position. Ronald Koeman was dismissed by the Toffees on...

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Liverpool Slump: Don’t Compare Jurgen Klopp with Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool have got problems that Jurgen Klopp cannot rectify easily in the short term. They are ninth in the Premier League – having conceded more goals to this...

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Africa’s Premier Football Business Event to Take Place in Johannesburg November

PRESS RELEASE• The Forum aims to be Africa’s biggest football stakeholder knowledge sharing platform debating the future of football on the continent. The Forum will...

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Chelsea: Conte Dismisses Rumours of Unrest over Training Schedule

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has dismissed suggestions of disgruntlement at the club over his training methods. Reports have claimed that Blues players are...

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Everton Ban Fan Carrying Child after Clash with Lyon Player

Everton have banned the child-carrying supporter involved in a confrontation with a Lyon player during Thursday’s Europa League defeat at Goodison Park. The club...

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Under 17 W’Cup: Keeper is Hero as England Beat Japan on Penalties to Reach Quarter-finals

Anderson saved Japan’s third penalty in a technically proficient shootout before stepping up himself to put England on the verge of victory by scoring from the spot....

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EPL: Leicester City Sack Manager Shakespeare after Poor Start

Leicester City have sacked manager Craig Shakespeare following a run of one win in eight Premier League matches this season. Shakespeare was relieved of his duties at...

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Man Utd Legend Schmeichel Selects World’s Best Goalkeeper

Manchester United legend Peter Schmeichel considers Manuel Neuer to be a better goalkeeper than Red Devils number one David de Gea. The iconic Dane knows a thing or two...

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Klopp: Liverpool Cannot Win Premier League Playing Like Mourinho

The Reds failed to break down an unadventurous Manchester United side to fall back further in the title race, but the manager’s spirits remain high Jurgen Klopp...

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Rabah Madjer May Lead Algeria against Nigeria

Federation of Algerian Football (FAF) are considering former Desert Foxes star Rabah Madjer to take over as national team coach after Lucas Alcaraz was fired this week....

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Mourinho Says Nothing Special About Facing Liverpool

As they clash in what seems like a titanic battle this weekend, the Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has claimed that he is taking Saturday’s Premier League...