FIFA Chief Blasts Penalty Shoot-Outs

FIFA president Sepp Blatter on Friday described having penalties to determine the outcome of games as a “tragedy” that ripped the heart out of the game. “Football can be a

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We will not be together next season, Drogba tells Chelsea

Ivory Coast great Didier Drogba has told his Chelsea team-mates he is leaving the newly-crowned Champions League winners because he doesn’t fancy spending time on the substitutes bench, France Football

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Sports Commentary: The Premiership Thrills and Grills

Very thrilling and so thrilling was the English Premier League (EPL) finals. From the top of the table to the middle, down to the bottom, the action was unparalleled. About

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Yekini Buried Amid Tears, Eulogies

Ilorin  – It was wailing, dirge and eulogy as the remains of 1993 Africa Footballer of the Year, Rasheed Yekini, were buried in his home town Ira, Oyun Local Government

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Nigeria’s Ex-Super Striker, Rashidi Yekini Dies @ 49

….. Said Team-mates Treated him as Outcast Nigeria’s first world cup goal scorer and Ex Super Eagles Star Striker, Rashidi Yekini is dead at the age of 49 years old,

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Bayern Munich faces Chelsea in Champions League final

  German club side, Bayern Munich will face Chelsea in the Champions League final after defeating strong contender Real Madrid in a penalty shoot-out following an engrossing semi-final. The British

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Chelsea in Champions League final

English Club Side, Chelsea have booked a place in the final of the UEFA Champions League after surviving Mr. John Terry’s red card to triumph over favourite Barcelona. Mr. Sergio

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Rwanda Change Eagles Match Venue

THE 2013 Nations Cup qualifier between Rwanda and Nigeria will not be played at the Amahoro Stadium, but a smaller facility also in the capital city of Kigali, officials have

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Yakubu, Kaita get Eagles’ Recall

SUCCOR has finally come the way of Nigerian international duo of Yakubu Aiyegbeni and Sani Kaita as Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi included their names  among the 11 Europe-based professionals

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Eagles Smash Lone Star 2-0

Stephen Keshi’s rebuilding of the Super Eagles continued Wednesday night with a 2-0 victory over the Lone Star of Liberia in Monrovia. The wholly home-based Nigerian side made good the

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