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Premier League adopts VAR next season

The Premier League is set to use the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system from next season after clubs “agreed in principle” to the move on ...

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First Bank golf tourney tees off today

First Bank of Nigeria has announced its sponsorship of the 57th Lagos Amateur Golf Open Championship. The 2018 edition is billed to hold from Friday ...

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Ejidike charges Super Eagles to pick AFCON ticket in South Africa

Nigeria’s Pillar Of Sports, Chief Donatus Agu- Ejidike,JP, has charged the national football team, the Super Eagles, to go for victory on Saturday’s all-important AFCON ...

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Claudio Ranieri returns to Premier League as Fulham manager

Fulham appointed Italian veteran Claudio Ranieri as manager on Wednesday after sacking Slavisa Jokanovic in a bid to beat the drop from the Premier League. ...

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English FA plans cut to foreign players in Premier League

In a bid to deal with Brexit and boost the number of home-grown players, the English Football Association (FA) is planning to reduce the number ...

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Real Madrid appoint Santiago Solari as permanent manager

Interim Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari was appointed permanent coach on Monday after overseeing a startling upturn in the European champions’ fortunes since he stepped ...

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Man City thrash Man Utd as Liverpool go second

Premier League champions Manchester City stayed two points clear at the top on Sunday with a dominant 3-1 win in the derby against Manchester United. ...

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Mourinho stokes Aguero before derby showdown

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has taken a veiled swipe at Manchester City star Sergio Aguero before Sunday’s derby showdown at the Etihad Stadium. Mourinho ...

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Esperance beat Al Ahly to win CAF Champions League

Esperance de Tunis have been crowned 2018 CAF Champions League champions following a 3-0 (4-3 on aggregate) win over Al Ahly at the Stade Olympique ...

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Didier Drogba retires from football

Former Chelsea and Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba has ended his glittering football career. Drogba, now 40 years old, decided to hang his boots after ...

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