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Man United reveal what is holding up Fernandes switch

Manchester United’s attempt to sign Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes has stalled because the clubs cannot agree a fee. According to BBC report, Sporting are demanding 80m euros (£68m) for the 25-year-old, which United are unwilling to pay. View this post on Instagram 👀 A post shared by Bruno Fernandes (@brunofernandes.10) on Jan 14, 2020 […]

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2020 AWCON: Oshoala drums support for Nigeria’s bid

Asisat Oshoala claimed Nigeria’s only award at CAF

Super Falcons captain Asisat Oshoala believes it will be beneficial for the country to stage the 2020 African Women’s Cup of Nations. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has expressed interest to host this year’s women’s continental showpiece after Congo Brazzaville pulled out last year over lack of funds. View this post on Instagram Be finding […]

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How Adekuoroye saved Igali from losing bet in Rome

  Wrestling sensation, Odunayo Adekuoroye did not only win the country’s only gold medal at the 2020 Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series tournament in the Italian city of Rome, the Ondo State-born wrestler also saved the President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali from losing substantial amount of money on a bet placed on the […]

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Osaka vows to block out negatives after ‘toughest year’

Defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka said Saturday that 2019 was the “toughest year of my life” after the Japanese ploughed through several coaches and suffered a major dip in form. The 22-year-old began last year in spectacular fashion, winning in Melbourne for back-to-back Grand Slam titles and soaring to the top of the world […]

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McGregor seeks to emerge from controversy in UFC comeback

Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor returns to the Octagon after a 15-month absence seeking – he says – to leave controversy behind him. The Irish star takes on experienced Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone on Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas – where Wednesday’s final press conference offered a remarkable display of respect from a […]

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Messi, Setien agree on five new Barcelona signings

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Diario GOL has claimed that even ahead of his first bout as the Barcelona boss, Quique Setien has agreed to sign five players in the summer along with Lionel Messi and will pass on his request to the board. The Blaugrana have a pretty good squad, but there are improvements necessary in some departments to […]

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King’s Cup: Ogu’s efforts fail to stop Musa’s Al Nassr

  Super Eagles midfielder and Al Adalah new sign John Ogu was impressive in his debut for the club in the quarterfinals of the King’s cup  on Friday at the Al Ansar Club Stadium (Medina) against Al Nassr. The former Hapoel Be’er Sheva of Israel ace was in action for the entire duration of the […]

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La Liga: Etebo’s Getafe thrash Omeruo’s Leganes

Oghenekaro Etebo’s Getafe were not intimidated by the pre-match atmosphere at Butarque as they came into Leganes’ home and netted three first-half goals en route to a 3-0 victory. Leandro Cabrera, Allan Nyom and Jaime Mata all got on the scoresheet for Los Azulones in a dominating first 45 minutes, while the second period saw […]

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Delta FA boss Fuludu may head to court over NFF’s interference

Former Nigerian international  Edema Fuludu might be  considering legal option to keep  his mandate as the duly elected  chairman of Delta State Football  Association after the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)  on Wednesday  named  a four-man  Normalization Committee  to run the affairs of football in the state. Fuludu was duly elected as Delta FA Chairman on July 13, 2019 with former African Footballer of the Year, […]

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Guardiola won’t watch ‘unstoppable’ Liverpool face Man Utd

Pep Guardiola will not watch “unstoppable” Liverpool’s game with Manchester United this weekend because the gap between the Premier League leaders and his Manchester City side is too big. insists his City players still deserve credit for the way they have played this season, even though they go into their clash with Crystal Palace on […]

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