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Mourinho Pleased With Man United Win Over Newcastle; Praises Pogba, Zlatan

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he is delighted with the maximum points and quality of performance from his side, particularly with Paul Pogba, in their 4-1 comeback win over Newcastle United on Saturday. Goals from Anthony Martial and Chris Smalling in the first half and other strikes from Paul Pogba and Romelu Lukaku in […]

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Odegbami: Super Eagles – The Black Man’s Burden, Responsibility And Hope!

I am not racist in any way, shape or form. There isn’t even an atom of it in my DNA. Unfortunately, I also now understand clearly that as a black man, I belong to a specie that has probably always been relegated by some deep-rooted cultural design to the lowest rung of the world’s systems. After decades of […]

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Iwobi Delighted With Arsenal’s ‘Big Win’ Over Tottenham

By Bamidele Boluwaji: Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi has expressed happiness over his team’s 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur in Saturday’s Premier League game at the Emirates. Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez proved amid the uncertainty over their futures that they remain Arsenal’s star performers with match-winning displays in the match that helped the Gunners to […]

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Onyekuru Hits Winner As Anderlecht Edge Past Awoniyi’s Mouscron

By James Agberebi: Super Eagles striker Henry Onyekuru was the hero for Anderlecht as he scored the winner in his side’s 2-1 away win against Mouscron in the Belgium top flight on Saturday. In action for Mouscron was former Nigeria junior international Taiwo Awoniyi who played for 90 minutes. Massimo Bruno gave Anderlecht the lead […]

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Pogba Back With A Bang As Man United Thrash Newcastle, Set Record

Paul Pogba capped his sensational return from long-term injury for Manchester United by scoring a goal for the Red Devils who set a new home record with a 4-1 defeat of Newcastle on Saturday evening.   Two goals in the final nine minutes of the first half from Anthony Martial and Chris Smalling cancelled out […]

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Guardiola Happy Man City Won ‘Complicated’ Match Vs Leicester

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has expressed his satisfaction as his team maintained their tempo following their 2-0 away win against Leicester City in the Premier League on Saturday. City made it 12 league games without defeat after they overcame a spirited Leicester side. Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne were the scorers for City in […]

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Falconets Thrash Morocco, Advance In U-20 WWC Qualifiers

By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria’s U-20 women’s team the Super Falconets have booked their place in the final qualifying round for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup following a 5-1 win against Morocco at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin on Saturday. Chris Danjuma’s ladies who were held to a 1-1 draw in the first leg a […]

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Di Maria Scores As Awaziem Can’t Save Nantes From PSG Rout

By James Agberebi: Super Eagles defender Chidozie Awaziem was in action for Nantes but could not prevent them from losing 4-1 away to Paris Saint-Germain in the French Ligue 1 on Saturday. Awaziem, who was impressive against Argentina in on Tuesday, played the full 90 minutes of the game for Nantes. Edinson Cavani gave PSG […]

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Conte Applauds Chelsea’s Impressive Win Vs West Brom

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has hailed his team’s impressive 4-0 away win against struggling West Bromwich Albion on Saturday in the Premier League. The Premier League champions were too good for the Baggies as Eden Hazard (brace), Marcos Alonso and Alvaro Morata all scored for Chelsea. Speaking after the game, Conte said: “It was a […]

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Quadri Bows Out Of Swedish Open To World No.2 Zhendongo

By Johnny Edward:  Aruna Quadri’s hopes of winning the ongoing Swedish Open was dashed Saturday afternoon following his loss to World Number 2 Fan Zhendong from China, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.He could only win a set as he lost 4-1 to Zhendong. The Nigerian top ranked player lost (11-6, 11-8, 12-10, 8-11, 11-8). Zhendong praised Quadri for his […]