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2019 AFCON: Algeria drops player for exposing ‘buttocks’ in video

2019 AFCON: Algeria drops player for exposing ‘buttocks’ in video

Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi has confirmed that Haris Belkebla has been dropped from the Africa Cup of Nations squad. Belmadi explained that it was in order to ‘maintain discipline’ in the squad ahead of the finals in Egypt which begin

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US secure biggest WC win as they put 13 past Thailand

US secure biggest WC win as they put 13 past Thailand

The United States recorded the biggest ever victory in the Fifa Women’s World Cup as they crushed Thailand 13-0. The 2015 winners were 3-0 up at half-time, scored four times in 10 minutes in the second half and then added

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First win for Nigeria at Women’s World Cup

First win for Nigeria at Women’s World Cup

A brilliant goal by former Liverpool forward Asisat Oshoala helped earn Nigeria a first win at the 2019 Women’s World Cup. Nigeria went ahead when defender Kim Do-yeon scored an own goal: Video caption: Kim Do-yeun own goal gives Nigeria

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2019 AFCON: Ghana’s final 23-man squad announced

2019 AFCON: Ghana’s final 23-man squad announced

Back Stars head coach Kwesi Appiah has announced the final squad that will be taking part in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Egypt. After announcing a 29-man preliminary squad in May, Kwesi Appiah has trimmed it down to 23

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2019 AFCON: Appiah not surprised by Ghana’s defeat to Namibia

2019 AFCON: Appiah not surprised by Ghana’s defeat to Namibia

Kwesi Appiah says there was nothing in Ghana’s defeat to Namibia on Sunday that surprised him.  The Black Stars were beaten 1-0 by the Brave Warriors in their first warm-up match ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Egypt. “Not

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Namibia defeats Black Stars in friendly

Namibia defeats Black Stars in friendly

The Black Stars suffered a painful 1-0 defeat to the Brave Warriors in Dubai. Namibia happily sat back as Ghana dominated possession in the early proceedings. However, it was Namibia who broke the virginity of the game through Manfred Starke

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Real Madrid sign Chelsea forward Eden Hazard on a five-year deal

Real Madrid sign Chelsea forward Eden Hazard on a five-year deal

Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign forward Eden Hazard from Chelsea for a fee that could exceed £150m. Hazard has agreed a five-year contract and will be presented as a Real player on 13 June, subject to a

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Hazard’s £88m Real Madrid deal close to completion

Hazard’s £88m Real Madrid deal close to completion

Real Madrid’s bid to sign Belgium forward Eden Hazard from Chelsea for a fee in the region of £88m is expected to be concluded in a matter of days. Hazard, whose Blues contract is due to expire in a year,

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Injury blow hits Black Stars

Injury blow hits Black Stars

Nuhu Musah, a member of the senior national team, the Black Stars, has been granted permission to travel back to Switzerland, at the request of his club, St. Gallen. This follows an injury sustained by Musah during training in the

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Champions League founder Lennart Johansson dies aged 89

Champions League founder Lennart Johansson dies aged 89

Former Uefa president Lennart Johansson, who oversaw the introduction of the Champions League, has died aged 89 following a short illness. Johansson headed European football’s governing body from 1990 to 2007 before being succeeded by Michel Platini. He led the

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