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Nigeria Drops In New FIFA World Ranking

Nigeria have dropped a place in Fifa’s world rankings for October despite forcing Brazil to a 1-1 draw in Singapore. The 2013 African champions gathered 1481 points to rank no. 35 in the world and third in Africa behind Senegal [20th in the world], and Tunisia [29th]. African champions Algeria remain unmoved to stay fourth in Africa and 38th in the world with 1469…

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Lallana’s Late Goal Earns Liverpool A Draw Against Man Utd

Man United and Liverpool have drawn 1-1 in a thrilling encounter at Old Trafford. A Late equaliser from Adam Lallana cancelled Marcus Rashford’s initial goal, retaining Liverpool’s position on top. Jurgen Klopp’s side had a glorious chance to open the scoring in the 34th minute but Roberto Firmino produced a tame shot after being found inside…

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Confidence Boost for Nigeria as Ahmed Musa Resumes Training With Club After Knee Injury

Nigeria received a massive boost ahead of November’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with Benin Republic and Lesotho with the return of star striker Ahmed Musa. Musa had been out of action following a knee injury picked up during Al-Nassr’s Saudi Professional League clash against Al Fateh. In the process, he missed out on the Super Eagles’ international friendlies with Ukraine and Brazil.…

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Liverpool’s Defender Alexander-Arnold Claims Guinness World Record With Highest Assists

Liverpool right-back Trent Alexander-Arnold’s name is officially in the record books after snaring a place in the 2020 Guinness World Records collection. The 21-year-old contributed an incredible 12 assists for the Reds last season in the Premier League to set a record for the most provided by a defender in a single season. To make the achievement…

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Neymar Ruled Out For Four Weeks, Following Hamstring Injury Against Nigeria

Brazilian football star, Neymar is expected to be out for four weeks after suffering a hamstring injury on international duty. French giants, Paris-St-Germain confirmed in a club statement on Monday that the Brazilian has undergone an MRI scan, which confirmed a grade 2 lesion of the left ischiosis-tibial femoral biceps, a muscle in the thigh. An assessment…

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Ibrahimovich is The Only Person That Can Save Man Utd – Blackmore

Manchester United ex-player, Clayton Blackmore has stated that Swedish talisman Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the only man capable of saving Manchester United’s bad starting of the season. The mercurial frontman spent one memorable season at Old Trafford in 2016-17, as a side then working under the guidance of Jose Mourinho collected three pieces of silverware. Former United…

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Suger Eagles Kits Yet To Arrive In Singapore, 72 Hours To Brazil Game

The Super Eagles kits for the high-profile international friendly against Brazil in Singapore on Sunday is yet to arrive camp with barely 72 hours to the game, Sports Extra reports. This is the second time such is occurring in a month in the Eagles camp. Last month, an airline failed to arrive with the Nigeria team’s kit bags…

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