Category Archives: Around The World

Fans Expected to Pay $29, $299 For Nigeria Against Brazil Friendly In Singapore

As the Nigeria and Brazil senior team football friendly draws nearer, fans are expected to pay between $29 and $299 (N 10,150 and N104, 650) for match tickets, Sports Extra reports. The game is both sides’ the first meeting in 16 years, happening at the Kallang Stadium in Singapore on October 13. According to www.spotshubtix.sg, tickets for the game will…

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Instagram Introduces ‘Dark Mode’ For IOS 13 and Android 10

Following the introduction of Apple’s system-wide dark mode on iOS 13 and a similar feature in Android 10, users have been able to switch to a white-on-black theme for their system elements and for supported apps. Now, Instagram is going over to the dark side as well, offering a dark mode in its app for both mobile operating…

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Chelsea Targets Neymar With €210 Million Summer Move

Premier League side Chelsea are reportedly targeting a summer move for Paris Saint Germain (PSG) Brazilian superstar Neymar Jr., despite an ongoing interest in him from La Liga champions Barcelona. According to Don Balon, the Londoners are ready to rope the Brazilian forward into the Stamford Bridge in July, by shelling out a transfer fee of…

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Wolves Shock Man City In Late 2-0 Dramatic Win

Adama Traore struck twice in the closing minutes as Wolves claimed a shock 2-0 win over champions Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium. The Spaniard finished off a quick counter-attack 10 minutes from time and then broke away for another in stoppage time to leave Pep Guardiola’s side eight points behind Premier League leaders Liverpool City were below…

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Former Flying Eagles Captain, Isaac Promise Dies at 31

Former Nigeria, Genclerbirligi, and Trabzonspor striker Isaac Promise has passed away at the age of 31. Austin Bold FC chairman, Bobby Epstein announced the player passed away on Wednesday. “The greatest loss a team can suffer is not on the scoreboard, it’s the death of a fellow teammate,” wrote Epstein. “It’s with shock and grief that…

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Bayern Munich Brush Aside Tottenham In UCL 7-2 Win

Mauricio Pochettino’s side allowed a 2-0 lead slip in Greece against Olympiacos during matchday one, leaving with a 2-2 draw.In Yesterday’s match Son Heung-min gave them a 12th-minute lead, which was well deserved but Spurs missed a couple of opportunities to double their lead. Joshua Kimmich scored a brilliant equaliser from outside the box before…

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Scientists Discover Lost Continent Hidden Under Southern Europe

Researchers have discovered a hidden continent on Earth, but it’s not Atlantis. They found it while reconstructing the evolution of Mediterranean region’s complex geology, which rises with mountain ranges and dips with seas from Spain to Iran. The continent is called Greater Adria. It’s the size of Greenland and it broke off from North Africa,…

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Mugabe Died Of Advanced Cancer – Zimbabwean Media

Zimbabwe’s founding president Robert Mugabe had “advanced cancer” when he died in hospital in Singapore on September 6, the state-owned newspaper reported on Monday. The former guerilla leader, who died aged 95, came to power at the end of white minority rule in 1980 and ruled Zimbabwe uninterrupted for 37 years and seven months. He…

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Ivorian Chelsea Legend Didier Drogba Named Ballon d’Or Ambassador

Chelsea legend Didier Drogba has been chosen as France Football’s Ballon d’Or ambassador on Thursday. The former Blues star will co-host the award ceremony set for December 2 in Paris, and will present the trophy. “I feel honoured to present this prestigious award. I see it as an acknowledgement of my career and its exemplarity,” Drogba said in a…

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