Sports

Firmino bags hat trick as Liverpool thrash Arsenal

December 29, 2018

Liverpool roared back from a rare Anfield deficit to move nine points clear at the top of the Premier League as Roberto Firmino’s hat-trick inspired a 5-1 thrashing of Arsenal on Saturday.

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PSG’s Thiago Silva’s Paris home burgled

December 23, 2018

Brazilian Thiago Silva has become the latest Paris Saint-Germain player to have his property robbed during a match, police confirmed on Sunday.

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‘Try something new, come to Italy,’ Ronaldo urges Messi

December 10, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo has urged long-time rival Lionel Messi to be more like him and push his limits by challenging himself in another league than Spain.

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Brazilian Footballer Found Murdered with Genitals Severed

October 30, 2018

The body of a Brazilian footballer was found ‘almost beheaded with his genitals severed’ in a bush on Saturday night, according to local reports. Tributes have been paid to Sao Paulo star Daniel Correa Freitas, 24, who was discovered in Sao Jose dos Pinhais in Brazil’s southern state of Parana, by people walking through the city.

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FIFA remembers late Rashidi Yekini

October 23, 2018

World football governing body FIFA and the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Tuesday took to Twitter to pay post-humous respect  to late former Super Eagles striker Rashidi Yekini.

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Ronaldo’s Rape Case Gets Messier as Accuser Says She Was Gagged!

October 6, 2018

Lawyers representing Kathryn Mayorga, the woman accusing Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her claim the Juventus striker spent around $1,000,000 on “personal reputation protection specialists”. And that she was gagged not to divulge the rape.

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Manchester United rake in record high revenue as club targets trophies

September 25, 2018

LONDON (AFP) – Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward underlined the club’s hunger for silverware on Tuesday after announcing record-breaking revenues.

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Amaju Pinnick Wins Re-election as NFF President

September 20, 2018

Nigeria Football Federation President, Amaju Kelvin Pinnick, on Thursday floored two other opponents to retain his seat as the head of the NFF. 

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Neymar smart to protect himself from injury – Klopp

September 17, 2018

LIVERPOOL (AFP) – Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp defended Neymar’s play-acting at the World Cup and believes it will be impossible to completely snuff out the Brazilian’s threat when Paris Saint-Germain visit Anfield in the Champions League on Tuesday.

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Brazilian soccer great, Ronaldo buys 51% of Real Valladolid

September 3, 2018

Madrid (AFP) – Former Brazil striker Ronaldo has taken control of Real Valladolid after buying 51 percent of the La Liga club’s shares, it was announced on Monday. At a press conference held in the city’s town hall, Valladolid president Carlos Suarez said: “Today is a starting point. Ronaldo personally acquires 51 percent of the shares of […]

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