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Tearful Michael Jordan Commemorates Kobe Bryant

A tearful Michael Jordan on Monday commemorated his “little brother” Kobe Bryant at a star-filled memorial in Los Angeles for the basketball great and his daughter Gianna who died with seven others in

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Ronaldo penalty snatches Juventus first-leg draw at Milan

Cristiano Ronaldo’s injury-time penalty grabbed Juventus a 1-1 draw at AC Milan in their Italian Cup semi-final, first leg on Thursday as his incredible scoring run continued. The 35-year-old has

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Ronaldo, Ibrahimovic Set for Italian Cup Clash

Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are set to go head-to-head in Thursday’s Italian Cup semi-final, first leg between Juventus and AC Milan at the San Siro. Both Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic

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Alleged Corruption Charges: NFF Officials to Appear Before EFCC

The Economic and financial crimes commission has submitted a letter inviting NFF president Amaju Pinnick and several top officials for questioning over alleged corruption charges . The officials will appear

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Liverpool Survive Salzburg Test To Reach Champions League Last 16

Liverpool struck twice in two minutes through Naby Keita and Mohamed Salah to avoid an embarrassing early Champions League exit by winning 2-0 in Salzburg on Tuesday. The European champions

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Megan Rapinoe Wins Women’s Ballon D’or

United States World Cup icon Megan Rapinoe won the women’s Ballon d’Or prize at an awards ceremony in Paris on Monday. Rapinoe, 34, succeeds Norway’s Ada Hegerberg, the inaugural winner

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Lionel Messi Wins Ballon D’or For Sixth Time

Lionel Messi won a record sixth men’s Ballon d’Or award at a ceremony in Paris on Monday, beating Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk to take the honours. Now aged 32,

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Full List Of 2019 Ballon D’Or Winners

The winners and other top finishers in the four trophies awarded at the 2019 Ballon d’Or ceremony on Monday in Paris: Men’s Ballon d’Or Lionel Messi (ARG/Barcelona) Virgil van Dijk (NED/Liverpool)

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Jose Mourinho appointed Spurs head coach

     Jose Mourinho has been named Tottenham head coach until the end of the 2023 season. The Portuguese, 56, was appointed on Wednesday morning, following the sacking of Mauricio Pochettino on

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Issue of the Moment: Imo Radio, Tv, Newspaper Houses battles, Unites in Sports

Media practitioners in Imo state, the Eastern Heartland are set to battle with one another in a football competition in what seems to be one of its kind in the

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Wenger Eyes Return, Misses ‘Wet Wednesdays at Stoke’

Former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is ready to return to football management and resume battle with that stubborn coat zipper, claiming he misses “wet Wednesdays at Stoke”. The Frenchman, who

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Real Madrid beaten by Mallorca as Barca go top of La Liga

Barcelona sailed back to the top of the table on Saturday and trouble returned to Real Madrid after they endured their first La Liga defeat of the season at newly-promoted

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Ronaldo hits 701st Goal as Juventus Pull Clear in Serie A

Cristiano Ronaldo and Miralem Pjanic sealed a 2-1 win for Juventus over Bologna to consolidate top spot in Serie A on Saturday. Ronaldo was presented with a special jersey before

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Nadal marries Partner of 14 Years in Mallorca

Rafael Nadal married his partner of 14 years, Xisca Perello, at a castle in Mallorca on Saturday. Nadal, the 19-time grand slam champion, tied the knot with 31-year-old Perello at

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Messi, Suarez, Griezmann all on Target for Barca as Atletico held

Barcelona’s ‘MSG’ strike force is finally clicked into gear as Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Antoine Griezmann all scored in a ruthless 3-0 victory over Eibar on Saturday. Griezmann’s place