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2018 World Cup: Moses reveals what Chelsea players said about Nigeria’s group

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Super Eagles forward, Victor Moses has said that his teammates at Chelsea have written off Nigeria ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The Super Eagles were drawn in the Group D of World Cup alongside Argentina, Croatia and Iceland. Moses, while pointing out that Croatia and Iceland will be difficult games for the Eagles, insisted that Argentina will be scared of facing Nigeria. ... Read More »

La Liga: Saurez speaks on Neymar’s reported move to Real Madrid

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Barcelona forward, Luis Suarez, has stated that his former teammate, Neymar will not join Real Madrid from Paris Saint-Germain because of the “admiration” he has for Barcelona. The Brazilian has been strongly linked with a move back to Spain capital but Saurez is confident the move will not materialized. Neymar left the Catalan club for a world-record €222 million fee in August, heading to Paris ... Read More »

Arsenal vs Man United: Defeat will motivate us – Wenger

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Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger wants his team to use their loss to Manchester United as motivation for the rest of the campaign season. The Gunners were 2-0 down after 11 minutes, after centre-backs Laurent Koscielny and Shkodran Mustafi both gave the ball away sloppily. Although Alexandre Lacazette pulled one back, Jesse Lingard netted a third for United. Wenger believes his team can take encouragement from ... Read More »

Manchester United vs Manchester City: Why I want Pogba to play – Guardiola

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Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola said he would like Paul Pogba to play in next week’s Manchester derby at Old Trafford. Guardiola also said he does not believe the France midfielder wants Manchester City players to be struck down by injury. Pogba got a three-match ban for treading on Hector Bellerin during Saturday’s pulsating 3-1 win at Arsenal. He becomes a significant blow for Jose ... Read More »

Moses one of the best wing-backs – Redknapp

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Former England player, Jamie Redknapp has described Nigerian forward, Victor Moses as one of the best wing-backs in the world. The Nigerian forward suffered a hamstring injury during Chelsea’s defeat to Palace in September and made his way back to Conte’s side as a substitute during the narrow win over Swansea last week. Against Newcastle on Saturday, he was handed his first start and set ... Read More »

Sport Russia 2018 World Cup: Blažević reveals Why Nigeria is biggest threat in Group D

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Former Croatia National team coach, Miroslav Blažević has explained why Nigeria is the biggest threat in Group D of the 2018 World Cup. Recall that the Super Eagles were paired with Argentina, Croatia, and Iceland at the group stage of the mundial billed to take place next summer in Russia. However, Blažević, in his reaction, said he didn’t want Croatia to be paired with Nigeria ... Read More »

2018 World Cup: Ighalo speaks on Nigeria vs Argentina

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Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo has admitted Nigeria’s World Cup zone is ‘a tough group’ but feels that his side can qualify from Group D. The Super Eagles have been drawn against debutants Iceland, Croatia and eternal rivals, Argentina for their sixth World Cup campaign since 1994. Nigeria was knocked out at the second round in the last World Cup in Brazil and Ighalo, who ... Read More »

Barca held by Celta Vigo

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Barcelona remain unbeaten at the top of La Liga after being held to an entertaining draw by Celta Vigo. Iago Aspas put Celta ahead after Marc-Andre ter Stegen parried Maxi Gomez’s shot, but Barca levelled moments later as Lionel Messi converted Paulinho’s pass for his 17th goal this season. Luis Suarez had a goal harshly ruled out for offside and Messi hit a post. Suarez ... Read More »

Hazard scores twice as Chelsea beat Newcastle

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Eden Hazard scored twice in a brilliant display as Chelsea beat Newcastle to briefly draw level on points with second-placed Manchester United in the Premier League. On his return to the starting XI, Hazard fired the Blues level with an angled strike after Dwight Gayle’s poked effort had given the Magpies a surprise lead. Striker Alvaro Morata made it 2-1 to the hosts when he ... Read More »

FA confirms Guardiola’s probe following Redmond incident

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The FA have written to Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola, to ask for his side of the story, following his heated post-match exchange with Nathan Redmond. Guardiola and Redmond were involved in an intense conversation, as they left the pitch after City’s dramatic 2-1 win over Southampton on Wednesday. Redmond has since played down the incident , stating there was nothing aggressive or offensive in ... Read More »

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