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Breaking: Victor Moses retires from international football

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Super Eagles winger, Victor Moses on Wednesday announced his retirement from international football. The 27-year-old who had 37 appearances for Nigeria, decided to play for Nigeria after initially featuring for the English Youth team said he would like to focus on his club career now and his young family. “I would like to announce that after much thought I have …

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Breaking: Chelsea sign new goalkeeper

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Chelsea have competed the signing of Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Bilbao. The 23-year-old Spaniard signed a seven-year contract at Stamford Bridge for a record 80 million euro (£71.6 million, $92 million) fee for a goalkeeper. ‘It’s a very important decision for me, for my career, and also for my personal life,” Arrizabalaga told ChelseaFC ‘So many things attracted me to the …

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Chelsea agree Courtois deal to Real Madrid

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Chelsea have agreed terms with Real Madrid for the transfer of Belgium goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois. The 26-year-old goalkeeper will sign a six-year deal at Madrid subject to passing a medical and agreeing personal terms. Croatia international Mateo Kovacic will be on a season-long loan at Stamford Bridge as part of the deal. “Chelsea and Real Madrid have tonight agreed terms …

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Morata changes his jersey number (See Reasons)

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Chelsea striker, Alvaro Morata has left his number 9 jersey number for number 29. Parhaps the change might be fired by the speculations that the jersey number 9 is “cursed” in Chelsea. However, Alvaro Morata has a different reason for the change. He said he decided to change from the number 9 he wore last season to celebrate and pay …

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Ahmed Musa completes move to Saudi Arabia club

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Super Eagles striker, Ahmed Musa has completed a transfer from Leicester City to Saudi Arabia club, Al Nassr. The Nigeria’s highest goal scorer at the Russia 2018 World Cup signed a four year deal. The deal reportedly makes him the highest paid Nigerian football player. The 25-year-old forward, who was arguably Nigeria’s best player at the  Russia 2018 World Cup, …

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Jorginho signs for Chelsea

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Chelsea have competed the signing of Jorge Luiz Frello Filho, best known as Jorginho from Napoli. The 26-year-old Italian-Brazilian midfielder signed a five-year contract and will wear the No.5 shirt. This is coming few hours after the Premier League club announced former Napoli coach, Maurizio Sarri as the new head coach. ‘I am absolutely ecstatic to be here at Chelsea. It …

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Chelsea sign Sarri as coach, Zola as assistant

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Chelsea have competed the signing of Maurizio Sarri as head coach and Gianfranco Zola as his assistant. Sarri is taking over as manager from Antonio Conte, who left his job on Thursday. Chelsea confirmed Conte’s departure on Friday with a 52-word statement. Details later

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Breaking: Chelsea sack Antonio Conte

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Chelsea have terminated the contract of their manager Antonio Conte. Conte vacated his position after two years in charge of the London club. The manager failed to lead the side into the Champions League last season finishing in fifth place.  The manager exits the Blues having won the Premier League title in his first season at the club. He also …

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Official: Chelsea close on signing Sarri, Jorginho

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Chelsea are close to completing a deal for Maurizio Sarri to replace Antonio Conte. Sarri’s former boss Aurelio De Laurentiis said “Sarri is close to being new Chelsea manager. My lawyers are in talks with his lawyers to finalise everything.” The Serie A club president also noted that Jorginho, who has been in advanced talks with Manchester City for a number of …

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Hazard speaks about joining Real Madrid as Ronaldo moves to Juve,

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Eden Hazard has spoken about the managerial situation at Chelsea and a potential transfer to Real Madrid’s as “everyone’s dream” but played down a summer move to Los Blancos in an exclusive interview with beIN SPORTS. Much has been made on the future of Chelsea boss Antonio Conte, with it widely expected for the Italian coach to be replaced by compatriot Maurizio …

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Croatia Vs England Team News

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Croatia & England will meet on Wednesday evening, with a place in the World Cup finals on the line. Both sides had differing quarter-final performances and are now just a game away from the biggest prize in World Football. Croatia went all the way to penalties to knock out hosts Russia, and book their place in the semi-finals of the …

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England v Croatia: Three key battles in World Cup semi-final

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Youth faces experience when England’s young guns and Croatia’s old guard face off in Wednesday’s World Cup semi-final in Moscow, with the prize of a return trip to the Luzhniki Stadium for the final. England have not reached the last four for 28 years and have only once before reached the final, when they won the World Cup on home …

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Real Madrid announce Ronaldo transfer to Juventus

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Real Madrid on Tuesday announced the transfer of Cristiano Ronaldo to Italy’s Juventus, with the Portuguese superstar saying the time had come “for a new stage” in his life. “Today Real Madrid wants to give thanks to a player who has demonstrated he is the best in the world and who marked one of the most brilliant periods in the …

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Mikel Goes for Milestone Cap against Argentina

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Super Eagles’ skipper, Mikel Obi may this Tuesday get the opportunity of  playing his 85th  international game when Nigeria face Argentina for the eighth time. With that, Mikel remains the fifth most capped Nigerian international. Incidentally, all those before him were also skippers of the Nigerian national teams. Those that attained the 85th match before now were Muda Lawal on June …

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Okocha Slams Gernot Rohr, Mikel & Others After Croatia Beat Nigeria 2 – 0

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Super Eagles midfielder, Austin Okocha has slammed Coach Gernot Rohr for his tactical approach in Nigeria’s 2-0 defeat to Croatia. Okocha also blamed the team’s poor defending which led to the two goals conceded in each half. He added that Mikel was not creative enough in the midfield, adding that the position he was fielded did not allow Moses and …

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