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Mourinho Ready To Sell Mkhitaryan As Manchester United Plot Ozil Move

Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, is ready to offload Henrikh Mkhitaryan in the summer, in order to bring in Mesut Ozil. Ozil, whose current deal runs out next year, is a target for Mourinho. Mourinho worked with him for three years at Real Madrid when he described him as the ...

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2018 World Cup: Messi Blasts Mikel Led Super Eagles

Argentina captain, Lionel Messi has disclosed major problem of the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of their group game in the 2018 World in Russia. Messi described the senior national team of Nigeria as inconsistent in terms of how they approach games. The Barcelona superstar scored twice, the last time ...

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NFF Reacts To FIFA Disciplinary Committee Sanction

Nigerians have God to thank for still being in the 2018 World Cup after FIFA sanctioned and docked points from FIFA world cup qualifiers and awarded same to Algeria following Nigeria National Team fielding a suspended player. FIFA had fined NFF for fielding Shehu Abdullahi against Algeria after he was suspended for ...

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FIFA awards 2018 Eagles’ W’Cup qualifier match to Algeria

World football governing body, FIFA has awarded all the three points in the World Cup qualification tie to Algeria. The decision came after FIFA upheld the appeal of the north African nation which protested that Nigeria fielded an ineligible player, Mr. Shehu Abdullahi for the reverse fixtures in Algeria. The ...

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I’m The Best Player In The History Of Football – Ronaldo Declares

Cristiano Ronaldo says he is the “best player in history” after winning his fifth Ballon d’Or on Thursday, according to a report by SkySports. The Real Madrid forward scooped the award, which is organised by magazine France Football, for the fifth time to tie level with Lionel Messi’s tally. Ronaldo, ...

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Over 1.3m World Cup tickets sold in 24 hours-FIFA

Less than 24 hours of resumption of sales of the 2018 FIFA World Cup tickets, a total of 1,318,109 tickets have been requested for. Ticket sales for the World football tournament in Russia resumed on Wednesday exclusively on FIFA.com/tickets and the excitement sparked by Friday’s final draw brought another wave ...

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Enyeama, Martins’ Eagles return decision up to Rohr – Lawal

A former Super Eagles left back Garba Lawal told Daily Trust in a chat that the speculated return of experienced players Vincent Enyeama and Obafemi Martins to the national team should be a decision of technical adviser Gernot Rohr. The CAF licence B coach also noted that without doubt experience ...

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Iceland set to appoint ex-Eagles assistant coach ahead World Cup

Nigeria’s former national team assistant coach Roland Andersson is set to be appointed as Iceland’s assistant coach for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Andersson served in the Super Eagles side under coach Lars Lagerbäck and has been approached by the Football Association of Iceland to join the coaching ...

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Udi signs new contract with Sunshine Stars FC

The Head Coach of Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure,Duke Udi, has signed a new contract to continue his stay with the club, an official said on Tuesday. The club’s Media Officer, Chris Okunnuwa, in a statement in Akure said the deal would keep the former 3SC FC forward with ...

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Croatia coach dismiss Eagles threat, says Nigeria no longer Africa’s Brazil

Croatian coach Boris Pučić, who has close links to Football College Abuja, has provided vital information about the Nigerian national team that might come in handy to Croatian manager Zlatko Dalić ahead of the 2018 World Cup. Pučić revealed that Chelsea’s Victor Moses is the only star player on the ...

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