Monday , 27 June 2016


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Euro 2016: Belgium Demolish Hungary 4-0

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  Belgium delivered their best performance of their Euro 2016 campaign with a convincing win over Hungary. The match was expected to be a tough Round of 16 affair but it ended up being extremely one sided. Kevin De Bruyne was pulling all the strings for the Belgians and when …

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Euro 2016: Griezmann Spares France’s Blushes

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Antoine Griezmann’s brace spared France a round of 16 exit at the Euro 2016 tournament. Ireland took a very early lead when Paul Pogba gave away a clumsy penalty. Throughout the first half and in the early minutes of the second half, it looked like the Irish might just escape …

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Arsenal Reportedly Agree Personal Terms With This Belgian Striker

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Arsenal have agreed personal terms with Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, according to Italian journalist Emanuele Giulianelli. Arsene Wenger recently failed in his attempt to sign Jamie Vardy from Leicester after the England international agreed a new four-year deal at the Premier League champions, and now it seems Wenger will turn …

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Euro 2016: Germany Thrash Slovakia 3-0

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Despite narrow wins in their group stage matches, Germany thrashed Slovakia 3-0 in their Euro 2016 round of 16 match. Joachim Low’s team have been accused of lacking bite and many pundits talked up the Slovakian team as a possible dark horse. Germany replied the critics on brutal fashion taking …

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Tyson Fury Denies Doping Allegations

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British boxer Tyson Fury has denied allegations of ‘doping’ on Sunday following a story in the UK Mirror. The UK Mirror had reported that the boxer tested positive for a banned substance called Nandrolone. Fury has said he is “baffled” as to where the story originated from and has denied …

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Jamaican Sprinter ‘Diagnosed With Zika Virus’

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Jamaican athlete, Kemar Bailey-Cole has claimed he has been diagnosed with the Zika virus. The 24 year-old said he learned of his condition after his girlfriend found a bump on his neck after he had an haircut. He said, “I didn’t know I had the virus and I have been training …

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Nigeria to hire experienced coach for World Cup qualification

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The Director of Communications, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Ademola Olajire, says the football house will engage an experienced coach to guide the Super Eagles’ during the 2018 World Cup qualification. Olajire made the assertion while reacting to the draws for the 2018 World Cup in Russia in an interview with …

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Paul Scholes Comes out of Retirement

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The England legend has once again ​come out of retirement, but this time round the midfielder will not be returning to the Premier League. The player hung up his boots in 2011 only to make a return in the 2012/13 season to help Manchester United secure their 20th league title. …

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Wenger Not Planning to leave Arsenal for France

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has confirmed he has no intentions of leaving North London for his native country France. Wenger joined Arsenal in 1996 and has also coached French sides Nancy and Monaco, raising speculations that he could one day return to manage the French national team. However the 66-year …

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2018 World Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria drawn in the GROUP of DEATH

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The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been grouped with Cameroon, Algeria and Zambia in Group B of the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup African qualifiers. See other draws below: Group A Tunisia Libya ‎Congo DR Guinea Group B Zambia Cameroun Algeria Nigeria Group C Mali Gabon Côte D’Ivoire Morocco Group …

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Liverpool Make £30 Million Bid For Saido Mane

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Liverpool are targeting Southampton forward, Saido Mane as their first signing of the summer and have been in an audacious £30m bid. The Saints are insisting on £40m for the 24 year old Senegalese player who scored just 11 goals in 37 Premier League appearances last season. Mane was tipped to sign …

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NBBF Reports Spanish Embassy To FIBA

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The Spanish Embassy has been reported to the Federation of International Basketball Association, FIBA, by the Nigeria BasketBall Federation, NBBF following their failure to issue the country’s Women’s U-17 Basketball team entry visas to travel and feature at the 2016 FIBA World U-17 Women’s tournament in Zaragoza, Spain. Complete Sports reported that …

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Wanyama Joins Tottenham

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Tottenham Hotspur have completed the signing of Kenyan midfielder Victor Wanyama from fellow English Premier League team, Southampton FC. Wanyama who has been a target for Tottenham joins his former coach Mauricio Pochettino. They both worked together at Southhampton. The former Celtic man signed a deal which will keep him till 2021.

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Did Arsenal Botch Jamie Vardy’s Transfer?

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After much speculations and hassle, striker Jamie Vardy has decided to remain at his present club, Leicester City, as Information Nigeria reported. Arsenal fans are understandably furious at the snub, after the North London club reportedly activated his release clause in early June. However, Vardy’s miss is more of an opportunistic …

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Jamie Vardy Signs New Leicester Contract

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Leicester City forward, Jamie Vardy has signed a new contract with the Premier League Champions, ending months of speculation regarding his future. Vardy whose 22 goals were crucial to Leicester’s unexpected success will now stay at Leicester for four years after he turned down a tempting offer from North London …

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Sore Ronaldo Throws Journalist’s Microphone Into Pool

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We don’t exactly know why Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo was sore but he threw a tantrum! Just before Wednesday’s game against Hungary, a reported asked him a question he didn’t take too kindly. He proceeded to chuck the Journalist’s microphone into the lake. Overreaction?

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Iceland Qualify For Euro 2016 Round Of 16

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In totally unpredictable circumstances, Iceland have qualified for the next round of the Euro 2016 tournament. SEE ALSO: Ronaldo Blasts Iceland’s ‘Small Mentality’ Although Portugal was largely expected to top the group, Iceland had other plans. It took a last gasp win against Austria and Hungary holding Portugal to a …

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Ex-Premier League Striker Arrested and Charged With Cocaine Possession

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Former Premier League striker, Marcus Bent has been found carrying cocaine at children’s theme park ​Chessington World of Adventures. The 38-year-old who represented Charlton and Brentford, as well as Crystal Palace, during a 17-year career – was arrested on Monday. He was held in custody overnight and appeared in a …

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Lionel Messi Becomes Argentina’s Highest Goal Scorer

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28 year old Lionel Messi is no stranger to breaking records. With 5 Ballon D’or trophies, its not too soon to say he will be remembered as one of the greatest players to ever play football. If you thought he had no more records to break, you have another think …

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Dwayne Wade Goes unclad In ESPN Magazine’s Body Issue

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Basketball star Dwayne Wade is among ten male and nine female athletes who will appear on ESPN magazine’s annual The Body Issue. Getting Dwayne Wade to feature in this year’s issue is a coup for ESPN after the basketball star had turned them down seven times already. Stepped out of …

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