Messi Ends Trophy Drought As Argentina Beat Brazil To Win Copa America

Superstar Lionel Messi won his first trophy with his national team as Angel Di Maria’s goal gave Argentina a 1-0 win over hosts Brazil in the Copa America final on Saturday. The victory at Rio de Janeiro’s Maracana stadium ended Argentina’s 28-year wait for a major trophy, and also ended Brazil’s unbeaten home record that stretched back more… Continue reading Messi Ends Trophy Drought As Argentina Beat Brazil To Win Copa America

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27 Years After, FG Allocates Houses To Keshi, Siasia, Other 1994 AFCON Winners

President Muhammadu Buhari has allocated a three-bedroom flat each to members of the 1994 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) winning squad, 27 years after the federal government made the promise. Presidential aide Garba Shehu announced this in a statement issued on Thursday in Abuja. “Following a memo by Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Raji… Continue reading 27 Years After, FG Allocates Houses To Keshi, Siasia, Other 1994 AFCON Winners

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UEFA Scraps Away Goals In Champions League, Europa League

UEFA’s Executive Committee has finally scrapped the away goals rule. The away goals rule will be removed from all UEFA club competitions in the 2021/2022 season. UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. This means fixtures in which the two teams score the same number of goals over the two legs… Continue reading UEFA Scraps Away Goals In Champions League, Europa League

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RONALDO SCORES 109th INTERNATIONAL GOAL TO EQUAL RECORD

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 109th goal for Portugal in Wednesday’s Euro 2020 game against France to equal former Iran striker Ali Daei’s all-time international record. The 36-year-old Ronaldo, the leading scorer in European Championship history, converted his second penalty of the game in Budapest to match the record in his 178th international appearance. Ronaldo is… Continue reading RONALDO SCORES 109th INTERNATIONAL GOAL TO EQUAL RECORD

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Arsenal Could Lose Locatelli To Juve, White ‘Wants’ £40m Gunners Move, As Lacazette ‘To Be Sold’, Smith Rowe New Deal

ARSENAL have received a big boost in defence with Ben White reportedly keen to join the club in a £40m deal. Meanwhile, SunSport can exclusively reveal Arsenal are interested in signing Aaron Ramsdale this summer. While reports suggest James Maddison is a shock target now Martin Odegaard appears destined to remain at Real Madrid. And… Continue reading Arsenal Could Lose Locatelli To Juve, White ‘Wants’ £40m Gunners Move, As Lacazette ‘To Be Sold’, Smith Rowe New Deal

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Super League: Africa Will Learn From Europe, Says CAF President

CAF president Patrice Motsepe believes Africa can succeed where Europe failed and launch a Super League, according to a statement released by the continental organisation on Sunday. “We have been following attempts by some top European clubs to form a Super League and will learn from their experience and pitfalls,” said the South African. “In… Continue reading Super League: Africa Will Learn From Europe, Says CAF President

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Injury Forces World Number One Barty Out Of French Open

Top seed Ashleigh Barty retired injured midway through the second set of her French Open second-round match against Poland’s Magda Linette on Thursday. The Australian, who won the title on her last visit to Roland Garros in 2019, left the court for medical treatment after losing the first set 6-1. She had struggled with a… Continue reading Injury Forces World Number One Barty Out Of French Open

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