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Newly introduced VAR and its controversies – #SNDWC @chinanssy

The video assistant referee (VAR) is an association football assistant referee that reviews decisions made by the head referee with the use of video footage and a headset for communication. VARs are not currently part of the Laws of the Game, but their use is currently being trialled by the International Football Association Board in […]

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Liverpool forward weds long-term girlfriend in Brazil – #SNDWC @chinanssy

Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino and his long-term girlfriend Larissa Pereira have tied the knot. Firmino and Pereira have been dating for four years and have two kids together. The couple on Tuesday, June 20 finally tied the knot in a very expensive wedding ceremony in the Brazilian city of Maceio. Liverpool Brazilian players Philippe Coutinho, […]

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Messi denies spending N16M at a restaurant – #SportsNewsDaily @chinanssy

Barcelona star Lionel Messi has denied spending N16m (£35,000) on food and drink at a restaurant in Ibiza. Messi has been spending time at Ibiza during the post season break along with his family and friends including Luis Suarez and Cesc Fabregas. The football star was rumoured to have spent N16m at a restaurant in […]

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Odion Ighalo: ‘My girlfriend left me when I had nothing’ – #SNDWC @chinanssy

Super Eagles star Odion Ighalo has recalled the time he was abandoned by his girlfriend before he became successful. The grass to grace story of Ighalo who grew up in Ajegunle has been well told. The striker grew up playing food in the dirt road of the squalor suburb of Lagos before he became successful. […]

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Jack Wilshere has gotten married to daughter of his barber – #SportsNewsDaily @chinanssy

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has wedded the daughter of his barber Michael Michael. Wilshere and Andriani Michael wedded at a three-day bash in Italy with a host of his friends and teammates in attendance. Wilshere and Andriani started dating in 2014; she is the daughter of Michael, the owner of a barber shop in Cockfosters […]

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Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain – #SportsNewsDaily @chinanssy

  The 54-year-old Portuguese Manchester United manager, who coached Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013, has been accused of “two offences against the public treasury,” the public prosecutor’s office in Madrid announced. Jose Mourinho was on Tuesday accused of evading 3.3 million euro ($3.7 million) in tax at Real Madrid.       For more […]

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#SNDWC @chinanssy – Zidane pleads with Ronaldo not to leave Madrid

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane broke off his holiday to call Cristiano Ronaldo in a bid to persuade his unsettled star not to quit the club, Spanish sports daily Marca claimed on Sunday. Ronaldo, on Confederations Cup duty in Russia with Portugal, is reportedly furious over a tax probe into the off shore accounts dealing […]

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Super Falcons coach loses son – #SNDWC @chinanssy

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday, June 15 announced the death of Omagbemi’s son, Samson. According to the NFF, Samson died on Wednesday, June 14. Details surrounding the death has not been revealed. Our prayers are with @NGSuper_Falcons Head Coach, Florence Omagbemi who lost her son, Samson, on Wednesday. May his soul rest in […]

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Premier League fixtures for 2017/18 released – #SportsNewsDaily @chinanssy

Chelsea will open the defence of their Premier League title at home to Burnley when the season kicks off on the weekend of August12-13. The full list of fixtures was released on Wednesday with Antonio Conte’s side also slated for a follow-up game at Tottenham Hotspur, who will play all their home fixtures at Wembley […]

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Coach Oliseh has carried his ‘wahala’ to Netherlands – #SNDWC @chinanssy

Former Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh has been branded an ‘authoritarian’ for his autocratic style of management at Fortuna Sittard. Oliseh has been coach of Fortuna Sittard since December 2016 and managed to lead them to retain their Eerste Divisie (second-highest tier of football in the Netherlands) status.   Behind the scene, however, his autocratic […]

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