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BREAKING: Angry Ozil quits int’l football after World Cup debacle

BREAKING: Angry Ozil quits int’l football after World Cup debacle

Sport July 22, 2018 at 8:00 pm 0 comments

Mesut Ozil said Sunday he was quitting the German national football team, citing “racism” in the criticism of him in the side’s World Cup debacle.
“It is with a heavy heart and after much consideration that because of recent events, I will

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Herrera backs Martial to rule world

Herrera backs Martial to rule world

Sport July 22, 2018 at 2:39 pm 0 comments

Anthony Martial can be “one of the best players in the world”, according to Manchester United team-mate Ander Herrera.
Martial had a frustrating second season under Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford – scoring nine goals in 18 starts – leading to him being left out of France’s World Cup-winning squad

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Russia 2018: France taught the world fairness — Ekweremadu

Russia 2018: France taught the world fairness — Ekweremadu

News, Sport July 22, 2018 at 2:28 pm 0 comments

Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has warned that Africa’s march to greatness may never be realised until leaders devote themselves to building egalitarian societies where no man is oppressed, but everyone is given the opportunity to excel, irrespective of gender, religion, tribe or political affiliation.
He said

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Enyimba Stadium to be ready in September

Enyimba Stadium to be ready in September

Sport July 21, 2018 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

The Commissioner for Information in Abia, John Okiyi, on Saturday said Enyimba International Football Club of Aba would return to their home ground of Enyimba International Stadium in Aba in September.
Okiyi told newsmen in Umuahia that the stadium would be ready in September when the reconstruction of its playing

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Pep: Sane omission will improve him

Pep: Sane omission will improve him

Sport July 21, 2018 at 10:23 am 0 comments

Pep Guardiola believes Leroy Sane must “move forward” after being left out of Germany’s World Cup squad as the omission may “make him stronger”.
Sane vowed to return stronger following Joachim Low’s decision not to take him to Russia, admitting his disappointment at not being included in the 23-man squad,

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AC Milan to Re-Enter Europa League After Ban Overturned

AC Milan to Re-Enter Europa League After Ban Overturned

Sport July 20, 2018 at 6:22 pm 0 comments

AC Milan’s ban from the 2018-19 Europa League for breaching Financial Fair Play and licensing regulations has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).
UEFA confirmed in late June they had taken drastic action against Milan’s apparent breaches of break-even requirements, barring them from competing in Europe’s

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