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Jack Hermansson releases statement on UFC Copenhagen TKO loss – MMA Mania
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Jack Hermansson releases statement on UFC Copenhagen TKO loss – MMA Mania

It was a mixed night of results for the Nordic crowd at Saturday’s UFC Copenhagen event. Sure, Denmark’s Olympic hero Mark Madsen pulled off an impressive first round knockout in his UFC debut (watch it here!), and Nicolas Dalby also earned a decision win. But Iceland’s Gunnar Nelson continues to struggle, and the Great Swede…

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Gernot Rohr releases 23-man squad for Brazil friendly – Vanguard
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Gernot Rohr releases 23-man squad for Brazil friendly – Vanguard

Super Eagles of Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has released the 23-man squad list to face The Selecao of Brazil on the 13th of October, 2019 at the National Stadium, Singapore. The youthful squad includes: Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Gernot RohrGoalkeepers: Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Katsina United, Nigeria), Francis Uzoho (Omonia, Cyprus), Maduka Okoye (Fortuna…

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SAFA releases Bafana players after Madagascar withdrawal – soccer24.co.zw
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SAFA releases Bafana players after Madagascar withdrawal – soccer24.co.zw

The South African Football Association (SAFA) has released Bafana Bafana players to their clubs after Madagascar pulled out of the two sides’ scheduled friendly citing ongoing xenophobic attacks. Bafana ought to have hosted Madagascar in a friendly on Saturday in Johannesburg but the islanders followed the foosteps of Zambia, who also cancelled a friendly with…

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Neymar releases F1-themed football boot – ESPN
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Neymar releases F1-themed football boot – ESPN

12:08 PM ETESPN staffBrazilian football icon Neymar has released an F1-themed boot called ‘Speed Freak’.Neymar revealed his new racing-inspired piece of footwear, which Nike says is designed specifically for his “fast-paced game”, pointing out that he’s been leaving defenders in his wake since bursting onto the scene with Santos in 2009.The Brazilian is a keen…

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Forbes releases names of highest paid athletes – Daily Post Nigeria
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Forbes releases names of highest paid athletes – Daily Post Nigeria

Grand Slam winner, Serena Williams has again emerged as Forbes’ highest-paid female athlete for the fourth year in a row after she earned $29.2million in just 12 months. The 23-time grand slam singles champion made 29.2 million US dollars for the 12 months to June 1. £3.4m dollars was in prize money. Young Japanese tennis…

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FIFA releases Best player nominees – All For XI
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FIFA releases Best player nominees – All For XI

FIFA has released its nominees for its Best award. As is usual in a tournament year, World Cup performance has probably had an outsize impact on the nominations, which take into account performances from May 25, 2018 to July 7, 2019 for the women. There are also 12 nominees this year instead of 10 since…

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CAF Releases Qualifying Format For 2022 World Cup – Soccernet.ng
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CAF Releases Qualifying Format For 2022 World Cup – Soccernet.ng

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) have released the format on how teams would qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar. In a statement issued on Thursday, CAF stated that the rankings of teams would serve as one of the key elements to determine the fate of every country. Recall that the 2022…

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Drake Releases 2 New Singles ‘Omerta’ & ‘Money In The Grave’ Feat. Rick Ross: Listen – HipHop-N-More
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Drake Releases 2 New Singles ‘Omerta’ & ‘Money In The Grave’ Feat. Rick Ross: Listen – HipHop-N-More

Before game five of the NBA Finals, which was a win or go home situation for the Warriors against the Raptors, Drake responded to a post by Complex saying that he should drop new music if the Raptors were to win. He basically agreed and fans got excited. –advertisement– Unfortunately the Warriors stole the game…

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PSG releases date for Neymar’s return – P.M. News
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PSG releases date for Neymar’s return – P.M. News

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 6:53 am PSG Neymar Brazil’s Paris St-Germain (PSG) striker Neymar will return to training on Wednesday for on-field tests after 10 weeks on the sidelines because of a foot injury. “Neymar’s recovery from injury is progressing well and he will return to training on Wednesday as scheduled for on-pitch tests,” reigning…

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‘He is a free man’: Thailand releases refugee Bahraini footballer after extradition bid dropped – The Straits Times
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‘He is a free man’: Thailand releases refugee Bahraini footballer after extradition bid dropped – The Straits Times

BANGKOK (REUTERS) – Thailand yesterday freed a jailed refugee Bahraini footballer with residency status in Australia after Bahrain abandoned its bid to seek his extradition – and immigration officials said he was immediately driven to the airport. Mr Hakeem al-Araibi, 25, who fled Bahrain in 2014 and received refugee status in Australia, was arrested in…

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PaddyPower releases Rhodri Giggs advert saying ‘loyalty gets you nowhere’ – Wales Online
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PaddyPower releases Rhodri Giggs advert saying ‘loyalty gets you nowhere’ – Wales Online

PaddyPower’s new TV advert has been released and it features Rhodri Giggs. In it Giggs pokes fun at himself and makes some cheeky references to his brother Ryan. The sequence includes a scene where Rhodri groans as his beloved Wales lose a football match, before facing the camera head on and grinning as the commentator…

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FIFA releases Nigeria’s latest ranking in world football [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria
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FIFA releases Nigeria’s latest ranking in world football [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria

Nigeria has retained her fourth position in Africa but dropped two places from her previous 44th position in the FIFA Coca Cola World Rankings released on Thursday. NAN reports that Nigeria also retained her 1,427 points from the previous list in December. The first ranking of the year also saw Asian champions, Qatar, climb to…

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Henry releases statement after Monaco dismissal – Tribal Football
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Henry releases statement after Monaco dismissal – Tribal Football

Thierry Henry has released a statement after being removed from the AS Monaco manager’s job this week.The former Arsenal and Barcelona player replaced Leonardo Jardim in October but now the Ligue 1 club have done a U-turn, and Henry posted a message on social media explaining his thoughts about the decision. He said: “It is…

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FIFA releases Nigeria’s latest ranking in world football to end 2018 [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria
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FIFA releases Nigeria’s latest ranking in world football to end 2018 [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria

Nigeria’s Super Eagles ended the year 2018 maintaining their 44th position in the latest FIFA/Coca Cola World Rankings, NAN reports. The latest ranking was released on Thursday on the website of the world football governing body. Nigeria also retained their fourth position in Africa. The three times African champions also did not add to their…

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FIFA releases Nigeria’s latest ranking in world football [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria
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FIFA releases Nigeria’s latest ranking in world football [Full list] – Daily Post Nigeria

Nigeria’s Super Eagles is now placed fourth in Africa and retains her 44th spot in the world with 1,427 points, as against October’s 1,431 points, in the FIFA/Coca Cola Rankings, NAN reports. The latest ranking was released on Thursday on the website of the world football governing body. Tunisia who led the continent’s teams in…

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