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Tottenham Legend Greaves Dies At 81

Sunday, September 19, 2021
Former England, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur striker Jimmy Greaves has died at 81. One of England 39;s greatest ever forwards, Greaves scored 44 goals in 57 international appearances and is Spurs 39; record goal scorer with 266 goals in 279 games. Greaves also played for AC Milan and West H ...

Pele Undergoes Physiotherapy 

Sunday, September 19, 2021
Soccer legend Pele continues to recover from colon surgery, with his family posting a video of the 80-year-old Brazilian smiling while undergoing physiotherapy in his Sao Paulo hospital room, according to Reuters. The former Santos, Brazil and New York Cosmos player had a tumor removed on Septemb ...

Rooney heard about Derby administration plan on TV news

Sunday, September 19, 2021
Derby County manager Wayne Rooney said Saturday he had only found out about the financially-stricken club 8217;s plan to enter administration by watching television news bulletins. The 35-year-old former Manchester United and England striker, in his first managerial role, also confirmed he had y ...

Pele Back In Intensive Care Unit

Friday, September 17, 2021
Brazil soccer legend Pele has re-entered an intensive care unit at Sao Paulo 39;s Albert Einstein Hospital, ESPN Brasil reported on Friday, in an apparent deterioration of his health after he left the unit earlier this week. The hospital and Pele 39;s representative in Santos said they could no ...

Infantino, Motzepe Pay Buhari Courtesy Visit 

Thursday, September 16, 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari received FIFA President Gianni Infantino at the state house in Abuja on Thursday. Infantino in company of CAF President, Patrice Motzepe and NFF President, Amaju Pinnick paid a courtesy visit to the President. Infantino and the football bigwigs are in Nigeria for the ...

Rite Foods, Ogun State Government Reiterate Commitment For Abeokuta 10KM Race

Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Organizers of the Abeokuta 10km Race, Nilayo Sports Management Limited (NSML) have confirmed that the 2021 edition of the event will hold on Saturday, November 13, 2021. At a Press conference held in Abeokuta on Tuesday, Managing Director of NSML, Hon. Bukola Olopade noted that this edition tagge ...

Pele Set To Leave Intensive Care

Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Pele will be moved out of intensive care in the next day or two as the Brazil football great continues his recovery from surgery, his daughter Kely Nascimento said. The 80-year-old, three-times World Cup winner has been in the Alberto Einstein hospital in Sao Paulo since doctors removed a tumour ...

Ricciardo Beats Hamilton, Verstappen To Win Italian GP 

Monday, September 13, 2021
Daniel Ricciardo won the Formula One Italian Grand Prix on Sunday as the Australian took advantage of Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen rsquo;s dramatic crash which eliminated both championship rivals. Ricciardo was followed by his McLaren teammate Lando Norris in the British team rsquo;s first w ...

Tobi Amusan Wins Diamond League Trophy

Friday, September 10, 2021
Nigerian Athlete, Tobi Amusan has made the country proud by winning the 100m women 39;s hurdles at the women Diamond League in Zurich. She set a new African record and personal best of 12.42secs. Tobi defeated Dutch athlete Visser Nadine, who also ran a national record of 12.51secs to finish ...

Tottenham Chairman Levy Elected Into ECA Board

Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy has been elected to the executive board of the European Club Association (ECA), the body said on Tuesday. Levy will be joined by Inter Milan and Atletico Madrid CEOs Alessandro Antonello and Miguel Angel Gil as the other new members on the board of the body ...
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