Wednesday , 31 August 2016


Sports

FA Charge Sergio Aguero With Violent Conduct

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Manchester City striker, Sergio Aguero has been charged by the FA with violent conduct. The striker appeared to have swung his elbow in the face of Winston Reid on Sunday when City faced West Ham. Although the act was not seen by the referee, he will serve a three-match ban …

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Pep Guardiola’s Text Message That Rejuvenated Raheem Sterling’s Football Career

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Raheem Sterling ​is finally proving his worth at Manchester City, and it’s safe to assume that Pep Guardiola has everything to do with it. The former Liverpool man didn’t have as bright a first season under Manuel Pellegrini last season, and his shoddy form carried on into the Euros this …

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Arsenal confirm the signing of £17m Deportivo de La Coruña striker

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Arsenal Football Club have announced the signing of Spanish striker Lucas Perez from Deportivo La Coruna. The 27-year-old scored 19 goals in all competitions last season, including 17 in the league. Perez was a target for Everton but Arsenal beat them to the deal. No word on the fee yet. …

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England coach, Sam Allardyce names Okocha His Best-ever Captain

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England manager, Sam Allardyce says Nigerian Jay Jay Okocha is the captain he craves in his Three Lions squad. The former Sunderland manager stated this in a press conference ahead of England’s friendly against Slovakia coming up at the weekend. When asked to name his best-ever captain, Big Sam wasted …

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Joe Hart Set To Join Torino

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After being told he’s surplus to requirements by Pep Guardiola, Goalkeeper Joe Hart is on his way out of Manchester City. The England number 1 has seen himself fall down the pecking order after losing his starting berth to Willy Caballero. With the arrival of thirty-three-year-old Chilean goalkeeper, Claudio Bravo, Hart is …

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Cesc Fabregas Says He’s Not Leaving Chelsea

Cesc Fabregas Ruled Out of Spain's Forthcoming Matches Through Injury. Image: AFP.

Despite being left out of the starting eleven in all of Chelsea’s matches this season, Fabregas says he’s not leaving the club. His absence from the starting eleven prompted rumors that the Spaniard had fallen out with Chelsea’s new head coach, Antonio Conte but the midfielder has revealed nothing could …

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Mustafi Reveals The Player Who Convinced Him To Join Arsenal

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Arsenal’s capture of defender, Shkrodan Mustafi will be announced this week but the player is already talking! On the decision to join the North London outfit, Mustafi revealed the player who did the job of convincing him. ‘I haven’t spoken to Per yet, since I haven’t seen him for a …

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Mustafi Confirms He’s Joining Arsenal!

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Arsenal finally looks to be springing to life in the summer window as they get ready to announce two new signings. By far the more important signing for the Gunners will be the capture of one of the best defenders in Laliga, Shkrodan Mustafi. Mustafi made more interceptions over the last two years …

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Manchester City Beat West Ham 3-1 To Stay Top Of PL Table

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Manchester City made sit three wins in a row after ruthlessly dismantling West Ham 3-1. West Ham suffered the ignominy of losing to Astra in their UEFA Champions Cup playoffs. An injury-ravaged team meant that the Hammers were likely going to struggle. City took charge of the game very quickly …

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Manuel Pellegrini Announced As Head Coach Of Chinese Club

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Chinese Super League club, Hebei China Fortune have announced former Manchester City Coach, Manuel Pellegrini as the team’s new head coach. Pellegrini achieved success at Manchester City, leading the club to a Premier League title and a historic semi-final place at the UEFA Champions League. Hebei China Fortune sit fifth on …

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Nigeria’s Championship Scrabble Team Denied Visa

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Nigeria’s scrabble team has been denied a visa and will therefore not be present at the MSI World scrabble Championships. Nigeria is ranked the world number one scrabble nation after Wellington Jighere won the championships for team Nigeria in November 2015. This year’s event is taking place in France and …

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Siasia Resigns As U-23 Head Coach

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The head coach of Nigeria’s Dream team VI, Samson Siasia has resigned. His resignation comes barely a week after he guided the Dream Team to a bronze medal, Nigeria’s only medal at the Rio 2016. Siasia expressed his frustration with the sports ministry as he revealed that since he arrived …

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Ryan Lochte Maintains Silence Over “Lochtegate”

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32-year old swimmer, Ryan Lochte made the headlines at the Rio Olympics for all the wrong reasons. The swimmer and three other teammates had alleged that they were robbed by gunmen while returning from the club. Investigations by Brazilian authorities as well as security footage showed that the athletes had …

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Nigeria’s Falcons Retain African Top Spot In FIFA Ranking

Super Falcons Celebrates After Winning a record-Extending 7th AWC Trophy.

Nigeria’s Super Eagles retained their top spot in the African ranking. FIFA released an updated ranking today. The Falcons are 37th globally- remaining stable since the previous ranking. The Super Falcons have won the African Women’s cup of nations seven times and it does not appear that their continental dominance …

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Juan Mata and Jose Mourinho have reached a strange agreement

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Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata is said to have reached an agreement with manager Jose Mourinho over his role in the squad, accepting that he will have a reduced role in the squad compared to last season under the management of Louis van Gaal. Mata played every single one of …

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Chelsea complete signing of Euro 2016 star!

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Chelsea have completed the signing of Portuguese international goalkeeper and Euro 2016 winner, Eduardo. The 33-year-old former Braga star has arrived at Stamford Bridge from Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb and have agreed a one-year contract that will keep him at Chelsea until June 2017. “Having the opportunity to come to the …

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Cristiano Ronaldo Is The Best Player In Europe!

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Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo has been named by UEFA as the best player in Europe, capping what has been a phenomenal year for him. Ronaldo led Portugal to a win at the Euros and also won the Champions League trophy with Real Madrid. The award was decided by voting- …

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Arsenal Close To Signing Mustafi And Perez

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The summer transfer window hasn’t closed just yet and Arsenal is hoping to conclude two quick pieces of business before summer ends. The increasing frustration of Arsenal fans with Arsene Wenger as well as the team’s failure to win their first two Premier League games has necessitated new signings. The …

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Champions League Draw Pits Manchester City Against Barcelona

Red Star Belgrade Stopped from Champions League Appearance After Seven Years Because of Unpaid Debt.

The draw for the group stages of the 2016/2017 UEFA Champions league took place on Thursday evening. English side, Manchester City seem unable to avoid Barcelona in the competition and have now been drawn in the same group with them. Pep Guardiola will now face his former club leading his …

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Manchester City Sign Claudio Bravo

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Manchester City has announced the signing of goalkeeper, Claudio Bravo from Barcelona. City signed the 33-year odd goalkeeper on a four-year deal for a fee of £15.4m (€18m). He is expected to come straight into the first team to push Joe Hart and Willy Caballero down the pecking order. Bravo told …

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