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Hazard inspires Chelsea comeback against Newcastle

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Eden Hazard gave England followers a glimpse of what to expect at next summer’s World Cup with a glorious display as Chelsea beat Newcastle United 3-1 at Stamford Bridge.   Less than 24 hours after the World Cup draw put Belgium and England in the same group, Belgian Hazard was …

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FIFA increases World Cup prize money to $400m

FIFA increases World Cup prize money to $400m

The 32 national teams competing at the 2018 World Cup will share $400m (344 million euros) in prize money, a 12 percent increase from the 2014 tournament, FIFA said Friday.     The purse at the previous edition in Brazil was $358m – $35m of which was awarded to champions …

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BREAKING: Mike Ashley puts Newcastle up for sale

Mike Ashley puts Newcastle up for sale

Premier League club Newcastle United have been put up for sale by owner Mike Ashley. The Magpies have been relegated twice from the English top flight during Ashley’s 10-year reign.   BBC reports that after winning promotion last season, Rafael Benitez’s side are ninth in the Premier League after eight …

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Joshua can become one of the greatest says ‘Holmes’

Joshua can become one of the greatest – Holmes

Former world champion Larry Holmes is backing world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua to become one of the greatest boxers of all time, according to Skysports.   Holmes, who fought Mike Tyson and beat Muhammad Ali, says the WBA ‘super’ and IBF champion can be a legend if he stays hungry …

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Atletico Madrid To Host 2019 Champions League final

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Atletico Madrid’s new 68,000 capacity Wanda Metropolitano stadium will host the 2019 Champions League final, European football’s governing body UEFA announced. The Wanda Metropolitano cost about 310 million-euro ($370 million).     The 2019 Europa League final will be played at the Olympic Stadium in Baku, Azerbaijan, while Budapest in Hungary …

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Chelsea sign Drinkwater, Zappacosta

Chelsea sign Drinkwater, Zappacosta

Premier League champions Chelsea completed a challenging transfer window on Friday by bringing in England midfielder Danny Drinkwater from Leicester City and Italy right-back Davide Zappacosta from Torino.       Chelsea manager Antonio Conte saw moves for several targets fail to come off over the course of the transfer …

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Juventus lose Marchisio for a month

Juventus lose Marchisio for a month

Juventus’ goalscoring midfielder Claudio Marchisio will be out for up to four weeks after suffering a knee injury, the Italian champions said Friday.     Marchisio has been suffering pain in the same left knee that was operated on in 2016 after he ruptured ligaments.   “He will be unavailable …

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Check out 2017-2018 season Champions League group pairings

Check out 2017-2018 season Champions League group pairings

      GROUP A Benfica (Portugal) MANCHESTER UNITED (England) Basle (Switzerland) CSKA Moscow (Russia)     GROUP B Bayern Munich (Germany) PSG (France) Anderlecht (Belgium) Celtic (Scotland)     GROUP C Chelsea (England) Atletico Madrid (Spain) Roma (Italy) Qarabag (Azerbaijan)     GROUP D Juventus (Italy) Barcelona (Spain) Olympiacos …

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After 5 Match Ban, Cristiano Ronaldo Mocks Barcelona On Social Media

After 5 Match Ban, Cristiano Ronaldo Mocks Barcelona On Social Media

Portuguese striker, Cristiano Ronaldo, CR7 who has been handed a five-match ban for shoving a match official during the Barcelona vs Real Madrid’s Spanish Super Cup last night mocked their rival on social media.     After his ban was declared, the striker took to Instagram to post with his …

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Boxing: Floyd Mayweather to fight Conor McGregor in August

Boxing Floyd Mayweather to fight Conor McGregor in August

Mixed martial arts icon Conor McGregor and boxing legend Floyd Mayweather confirmed plans for a long-awaited showdown on Wednesday, causing both grievance and anticipation for what is set to be one of the richest fights in history.         McGregor and Mayweather — kingpins in their sports — …

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Evander Holyfield Ready To Be Inducted Into The Boxing Hall Of Fame

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Evander Holyfield great heavyweight is probably to be placing the completing touches to his hall of fame enshrinement speech proper about now.       “The Real Deal” ready to be immortalized in Canastota in some days’ time. If ever a fighter became/is worthy of going into The Hall, it’s …

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Tiger Woods Arrested For Drink-Driving Charge In Florida

Tiger Woods Arrested For Drink-Driving Charge In Florida

Eldrick Tont ‘Tiger’ Woods is an American professional Golf star was arrested under the influence in Florida early on Monday morning….       Police officers recorded the arrest at 07:18 local time (11:18 GMT). Tiger Woods was released some hours later, information from Palm Beach County police show.   …

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‘Arsenal not for sale’ -Stan Kroenke

Arsenal Stan Kroenke

Arsenal majority shareholder, Stan Kroenke declared on Monday to rumour about a possible takeover by insisting his company KSE UK’s shares inside the English Premier League Club “are not, and never was it the market”, AFP reports.         In a short declaration to the London Stock Change, …

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Premier League: Alexis Sanchez keeps Arsenal in race

Premier League: Alexis Sanchez keeps Arsenal in race

Sanchez sank Sunderland to hold Arsenal within the hunt for Champions League qualification on Tuesday, whilst Manchester City all however secured a top-four place by way of beating West Bromwich Albion.     Alexis Sanchez scored two late close-range goals to make Arsenal a 2-0 home victory over demoted Sunderland, …

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Arsenal Fans Are Glad and I’m Happy For Them – Mourinho

Arsenal Fans Are Glad and I’m Happy For Them – Mourinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho stoke up the embers of his opponent with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger after his team damaging 2-0 defeat at the Emirates Stadium.     The second-half goals by way of Granit Xhaka and United Alumnus Danny Welbeck led to Arsenal victory on Sunday as Wenger …

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FGN Dissolves Boards of National Sports Federations

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The Ministry of Youths and Sports, Solomon Dalung, on Friday declared the dissolution of boards of National Sports Federations in the process of electing new board members.     The Minister of Youths and Sports, in a statement by way of his Special Assistant on Media, Nneka Anibeze, instructed all …

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British boxer: Joshua’s epic win hailed for reviving heavyweight boxing

British boxer: Joshua’s epic win hailed for reviving heavyweight boxing

The famous British boxer Anthony Joshua’s striking 11th round knockout of Ukrainian legend Wladimir Klitschko became hailed Sunday as having restored a few lots-wanted status to the tarnished image of heavyweight boxing.     Joshua, 27-year-old, retained his victorious record in the most tremendous of occasions having been knocked to …

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Iheanacho breaks record, says I won’t give up

Iheanacho breaks record, says I won’t give up

Alexis Sanchez turned into the man of the hour as Arsenal secured a extra-time 2-1 win over Manchester City within the FA Cup semi-final. The Chilean took benefit of some lax defending to send Gunners fans untamed and set up all-London finale against Chelsea next month.   City began sturdily …

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PFA team of the Year: Chelsea, Spurs stars headline

Chelsea, Spurs stars headline PFA team of the Year

Table-topping Chelsea and their designate rivals Tottenham each have four players in the PFA Premier League team of the year. Chelsea midfielders N’Golo Kante and Eden Hazard, both listed for the PFA players of the year award, are integrated, at the same time as Blues central defenders Gary Cahill and …

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EPL: Man U Defeat Chelsea 2-0 at Old Trafford!! (match analysis/snap shots)

Man U Defeat Chelsea 2-0 at Old Trafford

At the end of today’s match between Man U and Chelsea, Tottenham fans must have taken their puppies for a walk after a Marcus Rashford inspired aspect defeated Premier League leaders Chelsea 2-0 scores at old Trafford, that means Tottenham in 2nd place are now 4 points  in the back …

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