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Man Utd star named as shock toughest opponent of Yaya Toure’s career – Teamtalk.com
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Man Utd star named as shock toughest opponent of Yaya Toure’s career – Teamtalk.com

Date published: Monday 18th November 2019 1:24 Former Manchester City star Yaya Toure has picked out a Manchester United midfielder as the toughest opponent he faced during his long and distinguished career. Toure, who now plays in the Chinese Super League for Qingdao Huanghai, made 316 appearances, scoring 79 goals during his eight-year spell with the Blues,…

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Four Reds named in England squad – Liverpool FC
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Four Reds named in England squad – Liverpool FC

7th November 2019 James Carroll @James_Carroll84 Four Liverpool players have been named in the latest England squad for their forthcoming UEFA Euro 2020 qualifiers against Montenegro and Kosovo. Jordan Henderson, Joe Gomez, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have been selected by the Three Lions for the double header. England face Montenegro at Wembley on Thursday…

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Two Eaglets named for best U-17 W’Cup goal – The Punch
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Two Eaglets named for best U-17 W’Cup goal – The Punch

Sodiq Oyeleke Goals from two Golden Eaglets’ players, Ibrahim Sa’id and Peter Olawale, are in contention for the 2019 U-17 World Cup Goal of the Tournament. FIFA featured the goals in a video analysis on Wednesday. The football body said the goals selected are the best from matches played in the group stage of the…

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Fans Want McTominay To Be Named Captain After What He Did vs Chelsea – BlameFootball
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Fans Want McTominay To Be Named Captain After What He Did vs Chelsea – BlameFootball

REUTERS/Andrew Yates Scott McTominay has emerged to be quite a popular name at Old Trafford as of recent. This rise in fame is certainly well-earned as the 22-year-old has succeeded in excelling in manners which have been a sharp contrast to Manchester United’s overall decline this season. In particular, the Scottish international has not let…

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K-league named as world’s 6th best football league for social contribution – ARIRANG NEWS
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K-league named as world’s 6th best football league for social contribution – ARIRANG NEWS

Published on Oct 30, 2019″K리그, 전 세계 프로축구리그 사회공헌활동 랭킹 6위”South Korea’s professional football league, the K-league, has been ranked the world’s sixth best football league in terms of social contribution.Swiss sports consulting firm ‘Responsiball’ released its ranking of 24 men’s leagues around the world that are putting in great efforts to make football more…

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Doyle named in starting XI as City make 9 changes – Manchester City FC
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Doyle named in starting XI as City make 9 changes – Manchester City FC

Tommy Doyle makes his senior debut for City as Pep Guardiola makes nine changes from the side that beat Aston Villa at the weekend. Eric Garcia and Phil Foden complete a trio of Academy graduates in the starting XI with another couple on the bench in Adrian Bernabe and Ian Poveda-Ocampo. Only Gabriel Jesus and…

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Nigerian duo named in Genk’s 21-man squad for Liverpool tie – Fcnaija
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Nigerian duo named in Genk’s 21-man squad for Liverpool tie – Fcnaija

Champions League By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 22/10/2019 Nigerian duo of Paul Onuachu and Stephen Odey have been named in KRC Genk’s 21-man squad for Wednesday’s UEFA Champions League clash against Liverpool at Luminus Arena.The 25-year-old Super Eagles striker who joined the Belgian side from Danish club FC Midtjylland on transfer deadline day last summer, where he…

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Nadal named in Spain squad for Davis Cup – Sport24
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Nadal named in Spain squad for Davis Cup – Sport24

ATP Tour 2019-10-21 14:37 Rafael Nadal (Supplied) Madrid – World No 2 Rafael Nadal has been named in the Spain squad for the Davis Cup finals in Madrid next month. Nadal was included in a list of five Spanish players, with Roberto Bautista, Pablo Carreno, Feliciano Lopez and Marcel Granollers also picked by coach Sergi Bruguera. A wrist…

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Nadal named in Spain squad for Davis Cup – The Punch
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Nadal named in Spain squad for Davis Cup – The Punch

World number two Rafael Nadal has been named in the Spain squad for the Davis Cup finals in Madrid next month. Nadal was included in a list of five Spanish players, with Roberto Bautista, Pablo Carreno, Feliciano Lopez and Marcel Granollers also picked by coach Sergi Bruguera. A wrist injury forced Nadal to withdraw from…

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Osimhen named Player of the Month in Franch Ligue 1 – P.M. News
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Osimhen named Player of the Month in Franch Ligue 1 – P.M. News

Victor Osimhen: named Player of the Month in French Ligue 1 for September Nigeria international Victor Osimhen has been named September’s French Ligue 1 Player of the Month. The 20-year-old striker, who joined Lille in August from Belgian side RSC Charleroi, scored twice and provided two assists in five matches last month as Lille climbed…

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Osimhen named Player of the Month in Franch Ligue 1 – P.M. News
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Osimhen named Player of the Month in Franch Ligue 1 – P.M. News

Victor Osimhen: named Player of the Month in French Ligue 1 for September Nigeria international Victor Osimhen has been named September’s French Ligue 1 Player of the Month. The 20-year-old striker, who joined Lille in August from Belgian side RSC Charleroi, scored twice and provided two assists in five matches last month as Lille climbed…

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Petr Cech named ‘man of the match’ after saving penalty in ice hockey debut – Vanguard
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Petr Cech named ‘man of the match’ after saving penalty in ice hockey debut – Vanguard

Former Chelsea and Arsenal goalkeeper, who is currently serving as a technical adviser with the Blues but also playing in the Guildford Phoenix ice hockey team has won the Man of the Match for saving a penalty. Petr CechPetr Cech led the Guildford Phoenix to a shoot-out victory on his ice hockey debut. The former…

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EPL: Mesut Ozil named Arsenal’s best player – Daily Post Nigeria
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EPL: Mesut Ozil named Arsenal’s best player – Daily Post Nigeria

Former Arsenal star, Paul Merson, has identified playmaker, Mesut Ozil as the club’s best player despite his lack of playing time under manager, Unai Emery this season. Ozil has fallen out of favour at Emirates since Emery took over from Arsene Wenger. The 30-year-old only made just 24 Premier League appearances for the Gunners last…

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Arsenal star named EPL Player of the Month for September – Fcnaija
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Arsenal star named EPL Player of the Month for September – Fcnaija

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 11/10/2019 Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been named the Premier League Player of the Month for September after beating the likes of Trent Alexander-Arnold, Kevin De Bruyne, Son Heung-min and Riyad Mahrez to the award.The 30-year-old Gabon international has been sensational since leaving Borussia Dortmund for Gunners in January 2018, where he…

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Silverwood named as England coach – MENAFN.COM
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Silverwood named as England coach – MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN – Khaleej Times) Chris Silverwood was named England head coach on Monday in place of Trevor Bayliss as the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) opted against another overseas candidate to take the team forward.British media reported last week that former India and South Africa coach Gary Kirsten had emerged as the leading contender,…

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