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Klopp: Liverpool players motivated by fans

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his players are not motivated by the “Holy Grail” of the Premier League title but by the club’s supporters. The Anfield club have not won the title since 1990 but went back to the top with a 2-0 win in Cardiff. They are two points clear of Manchester City. “If…

With 4-0 loss to Everton, Man United close chances of EPL Top 4

Manchester United May have missed the Top Four spot with their 4-0 loss to Everton. The Top Four guarantees they would play in the UEFA Champions League next season. Manchester United are placed Sixth behind Manchester City, Tottenham HotsSpurs, Arsenal and Chelsea on the English Premiership League table with the season running out. Indeed, their…

Ambode receives UEFA Champions League trophy in Lagos

…Lauds Okocha, Puyol’s Contributions To Football Development Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday received the UEFA Champions League Trophy alongside its Ambassador and former captain of Barcelona FC of Spain, Carles Puyol in Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja. Puyol, a three-time Champions League winner is in Nigeria on a three-day visit to lead the…

Liverpool defeat Chelsea 2-0

Sadio Mane’s header and a screamer from Mohammed Salah in the second half were enough for Liverpool to see off Chelsea, who were hoping to derail their rivals’ title hopes in a similar manner to their 2-0 victory at Anfield in 2014, when Demba Ba capitalised on Steven Gerrard’s notorious slip to score. At one…

Man U defeat hard fighting West Ham 2-1

Manchester United have defeated hard fighting West Ham 2-1 to increase their hope of Top 4 bracket in the English Premier League this Saturday. Two converted penalties by Paul Pogba on Saturday gave Manchester United a tense victory against an excellent West Ham side. Pogba scored his 12th Premier League goal of the season’s campaign…

Nigerian Army female wrestler wins medal in Tunisia

Nigerian Army Female Wrestler, – LCpl Hannah Reuben emerged one of the medalists for Nigeria by winning a Silver Medal in the 72Kg Weight Category. The 2019 African Wrestling Championship took place at Hammamet, Tunisia from 26 – 31 March 2019. The Championship had participants from many African Countries, featured male and female participation in…

NIS graduates 1,500 sports administrators in Nigeria

Barrister Solomon Dalung has again broken another sports jinx after the National Institute For Sports NIS held its 7th Convocation for students who graduated from 2005 to 2018. The Minister of Youth and Sports who was the a special guest at the graduation ceremony of 1,500 coaches and Sports administrators expressed delight that after 14…

Zidane returns to Real Madrid with 2-0 win

Real Madrid’s 2-0 win against a woeful Celta Vigo side at the Santiago Bernabéu on Saturday was not enough to confirm Zinedine Zidane as a miracle worker, but the coach will still have learned plenty about the group of players he has to work with from now until the end of the season. The repercussions…

Chelsea lose 2-0 to Everton, top four hope dashed

Chelsea’s hope of top four bracket in the English Premier League has been dashed with their 2-0 defeat by Everton. However, Antonio Rudiger has described Chelsea’s second-half display in defeat to Everton as “unacceptable” as the Blues crashed to a damaging defeat at Stamford Bridge, reports Goal.com. Richarlison’s header and Gylfi Sigurdsson’s rebound finish after…

How boxing legend George Foreman’s daughter committed suicide

George Foreman’s daughter Freeda Foreman is said to have died unexpectedly at age 42 in her home near Houston. On Tuesday, medical examiners confirmed to the Associated Press that Foreman died by suicide. George Foreman mourns daughter The boxing icon, former world champion and Olympic gold medalist tweeted about his daughter’s death on Sunday. In…

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