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Arsenal Win Community Shield

Sunday, August 2, 2015
FA Cup holders Arsenal won the Community Shield for a second season in a row as they beat Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scored the winner with a powerful drive into the top corner with his weaker left foot. Ramires headed wide unmarked from Loic Remy 8217;s cross as Chelsea failed to hit the target befo ... Read more

Michel Platini Will Run For The FIFA Presidency

Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Michel Platini has announced that he will run for the FIFA presidency. The UEFA chief has confirmed his candidacy to replace outgoing FIFA boss Sepp Blatter, who will leave his position in February next year. Platini has written to all 209 member associations of FIFA to inform them of his intentions to stand. 8220;There are times in life ... Read more

First Two Contestants Eliminated From Ranger Odyssey 2015

Friday, July 31, 2015
Lagos, Nigeria, 28 July 2015 : The first two contestants have been eliminated from Ranger Odyssey 2015 following four days of intense action in the extremely remote and rugged Damaraland and Kaokoland regions of Northern Namibia. For Johan Henn and Xoliswa Nontanda the Odyssey journey has come to an end. While both contestants gi ... Read more

Mario Balotelli's Liverpool Future Uncertain, Brendan Rodgers Says

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Brendan Rodgers says he is 8220;not sure 8221; whether Mario Balotelli will still be a Liverpool player when the new season begins. Balotelli was left out of the squad to tour south east Asia and Australia and is instead training back at the club 8217;s Melwood base. The 16m striker, who started just 10 league games last season, angered ... Read more

Record Crowd Sees Barcelona Beat LA Galaxy As Luis Suarez Scores

Wednesday, July 22, 2015
A record attendance of 93,226 saw Luis Suarez score as Barcelona beat Los Angeles Galaxy 2-1 in a pre-season friendly in California. The Pasadena Rose Bowl crowd was the biggest for a club game involving a side from Major League Soccer. Galaxy midfielder Steven Gerrard lined up against former Liverpool team-mate Suarez and both played the fir ... Read more

Mario Balotelli Enrages Liverpool Fans With Raheem Sterling Tweet

Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Mario Balotelli has enraged Liverpool fans after he congratulated former team-mate Raheem Sterling for scoring on his Manchester City debut. Sterling finally completed an acrimonious 49m move to City last week but took less than three minutes to find the target for his new club in their 5-4 penalty shoot-out win over Roma in the International C ... Read more

Michel Platini: Uefa Boss Asked To Stand For Fifa Presidency

Monday, July 20, 2015
Uefa boss Michel Platini has been asked by a majority of world football chiefs to stand for the Fifa presidency. Platini is said to have had assurances of support from his own confederation, Asia, South America, plus North and Central America and the Caribbean. It is thought 60-year-old Platini has yet to decide if he will stand. Fifa pres ... Read more

Raheem Sterling: Manchester City Signing Ready To Challenge

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Raheem Sterling says he is relieved to have completed his protracted 49m move from Liverpool to Manchester City and is ready to consistently challenge for major honours. The England winger, 20, believes that he will improve as a player at Etihad Stadium after becoming his country 8217;s most expensive footballer ever. 8220;I 8217;m just ... Read more

Sunday Oliseh Appointed As Nigeria Coach

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Nigeria have appointed former Super Eagles midfielder and captain Sunday Oliseh as their new coach. The 40-year-old has signed a three-year deal and succeeds Stephen Keshi, who was sacked at the start of July. 8220;We have the talent to change our fortunes, to regain the respect we once had and match that with results, 8221; Oliseh told BB ... Read more

Robin Van Persie: Fenerbahce Striker Not Bitter At Man Utd Exit

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Robin van Persie insisted he has 8220;no hard feelings 8221; over his departure from Manchester United after completing his move to Fenerbahce on Tuesday. The striker, 31, ended a three-year stay at Old Trafford to join the Turkish side for an undisclosed fee. He said: 8220;It 8217;s part of football, it 8217;s part of life. It was a s ... Read more

Arsene Wenger Says Alexis Sanchez Absence Creates Chances For Others

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Arsene Wenger thinks the absence of Alexis Sanchez creates the perfect opportunity for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Danny Welbeck to underline their claims for a regular starting place. Sanchez has been given an extended holiday after helping Chile win their first Copa America title earlier this month when he scored the winning penalty in the fin ... Read more

Roberto Martinez Wants Everton To Return To Europe

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Everton manager Roberto Martinez wants a return to European football despite admitting it affected their Premier League campaign last season. The club 8217;s domestic form improved significantly after they were knocked out of the Europa League in March, but Martinez said lessons had been learned. 8220;Does playing in the Europa League have ... Read more

Cech Strengthens Our Defence – Per

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Arsenal captain Per Mertesacker said on Tuesday the addition of Petr Cech has strengthened the confidence of the Gunners 8217; defence as they look to bring the Premier League title back to north London for the first time since 2004. Cech moved across the English capital last month from Chelsea where he won four Premier League titles and the Ch ... Read more

Raheem Sterling: Man City & Liverpool Agree £49m Deal

Monday, July 13, 2015
Liverpool have reached an agreement with Manchester City over the 49m transfer of Raheem Sterling. The transfer of the 20-year-old England winger is subject to contract negotiations and a medical. Sterling had asked to leave Anfield and was the subject of two bids from City in June, which were rejected. The forward, who will become the mo ... Read more

'Keshi Wasn't On Same Page With NFF'

Saturday, July 11, 2015
Former Super Eagles head coach Stephen Keshi was not on the same page with his employers, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) vice president, Seyi Akinwumi, has revealed. Akinwumi said that Keshi's position became untenable because it looked unlikely he would achieve set objectives. We (NFF) are not very eager to open old wounds because ... Read more
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Arsenal Win Community Shield

Sunday, August 2, 2015

FA Cup holders Arsenal won the Community Shield for a second season in a row as ...
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Michel Platini Will Run For The FIF

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Michel Platini has announced that he will run for the FIFA presidency. The UE ...
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First Two Contestants Eliminated Fr

Friday, July 31, 2015

[B]Lagos, Nigeria, 28 [B]July 2015 : [/B] The first two contestants have been el ...
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Playing for Oneness - The Youth Uni

Sunday, August 2, 2015

The much anticipated Youth Unity Cup tournament played by members of United Anam ...
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