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By admin On 11 Sep, 2015 At 01:47 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
Emmanuel Adebayor

Striker Emmanuel Adebayor has played his last game for Tottenham, head coach Mauricio Pochettino has confirmed. The 31-year-old is yet to feature for Spurs this season after being left out of both their Premier League and Europa League squads. “I think it’s clear he’s not in my idea, in my mind or in the plans […]


By admin On 11 Sep, 2015 At 01:48 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
Steven Gerrard

Ex-Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard says he was ‘taught to loathe Manchester United’ and recalled his rage that led to the stamp on midfielder Ander Herrera in March. The 35-year-old, who in May brought an end to a 17-year career at the Anfield club, had the details revealed in the serialisation of his autobiography. Gerrard was […]


By admin On 21 Jul, 2015 At 08:46 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
Filipe Luis

Chelsea are pushing to conclude a £14m deal with Augsburg for left back Abdul Baba Rahman after finally selling Filipe Luis back to Atletico Madrid. It is understood Atletico have re-signed the Brazil international for a figure close to the £16m Chelsea paid for him last summer. Luis, who failed to impress at Stamford Bridge […]


By admin On 21 Jul, 2015 At 08:50 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
Wayne Rooney

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says he plans to use Wayne Rooney as a central striker next season. Rooney, 29, was used in midfield for much of last year. “I have listened to you,” Van Gaal told journalists. “You have more knowledge than I. Now Rooney is there.” On the possibility of a surprise […]


By admin On 21 Jul, 2015 At 08:56 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
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Manchester United have denied claims they have made a £70million bid for Thomas Muller, writes David McDonnell in San Francisco . Reports from Germany claimed United had submitted the bid for the Bayern Munich and Germany forward. But senior United sources have dismissed the link with Muller, despite Louis van Gaal’s admiration for the player. […]


By admin On 21 Jul, 2015 At 08:56 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
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Chelsea are refusing to relent in the battle to sign Everton’s John Stones and will make an improved bid of around £26m despite Roberto Martínez’s anger over the situation.. The Spaniard has accused José Mourinho of unsettling the 21-year-old England international by going public with an initial £20m offer, which was rejected. Martínez maintains Chelsea […]


By admin On 2 Jan, 2015 At 05:01 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
Jose Mourinho

Despite having more ball possession and shots at goal, log leaders, Chelsea fell 3-5 to Tottenham at White Hart Lane, London yesterday in the star EPL New Year Day match. Mauricio Pochettino’s men roared back to stun the Blues and send Manchester City to the top of the Premier League. Harry Kane produced an attacking […]


By admin On 11 Nov, 2014 At 04:29 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
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Morocco has been banned from participating in the 2015 African Cup of Nations, after it declined to host the tournament as earlier scheduled due to fears over the Ebola pandemic that broke out in some of the West African countries some weeks ago. Morocco had requested that the Confederation of African Football postpone the competition […]


By admin On 4 Nov, 2014 At 01:09 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
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THE home-based contingent of the Super Eagles will begin training in Uyo Tuesday for their international friendly against Ghana, which has been arranged by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) as part of the ceremonies for the opening of the ultra-modern Akwa Ibom International Stadium. Players invited for the game against the Black Stars on November […]


By admin On 4 Nov, 2014 At 01:15 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
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All is now set for the historic ground breaking commissioning of the new Akwa Ibom International Stadium Complex by President Goodluck Jonathan on November 7. Same day, the Home-based Super Eagles are expected to trade tackle with the Black Stars of Ghana at the lush-green grass pitch of the ultra modern sports complex as part […]


By admin On 4 Nov, 2014 At 01:11 AM | Categorized As Sports | With 0 Comments
Stephen Keshi

Coach Stephen Keshi has said he is confident Nigeria will go past a difficult qualifying campaign on the way to successfully defend their AFCON crown next year. Nigeria are third in Group A with four points from as many matches and must now win their remaining two matches against group leaders South Africa and Congo […]



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