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La Prensa San Diego
Arts and Culture – May 27, 2016to field the same full squads of stars that will take the pitch during the tour
Arts and Culture – May 27, 2016
La Prensa San Diego / Posted yesterday
to field the same full squads of stars that will take the pitch during the tournament. Chile, nine-time participants in the FIFA World Cup – including Brazil 2014, boasts stars such as FC Barcelona goalkeeper and national team captain Claudio... Read more
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FIFA
Medical staff start preparation for Russia 2018As Russia prepares to host the FIFA World Cup™ and FIFA Confederations Cup, one
Medical staff start preparation for Russia 2018
FIFA / Posted 2 days ago
As Russia prepares to host the FIFA World Cup™ and FIFA Confederations Cup, one of the key aspects of the preparations is to ensure the highest standard of medical services, including first aid and emergency support to participating teams, the FIFA... Read more
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Daily Star
Remember HER? Michelle McManus makes comeback in Paddy Power Euro 2016 advertsession amid a rebound in oil prices. England Euro 2016 song Vindaloo was ori
Remember HER? Michelle McManus makes comeback in Paddy Power Euro 2016 advert
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
session amid a rebound in oil prices. England Euro 2016 song Vindaloo was originally released by Fat Les in 1998 for the FIFA World Cup in France. It was written by Lily James's old man Keith Allen, Blur bassist Alex James and Pink Floyd's... Read more
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The Sport Bible
Barcelona Star Commits Future By Signing New Dealimpeccable form with Barca saw him get the inevitable international call-up, wh
Barcelona Star Commits Future By Signing New Deal
The Sport Bible / Posted 2 days ago
impeccable form with Barca saw him get the inevitable international call-up, where he has featured 83 times winning both the FIFA World Cup and the UEFA European Championship. Now he has committed himself to the club, he'll now put his focus in... Read more
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Super Sport
Yobo - tale of a true servantlater in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in a 1-1 draw with Zambia in Chingo
Yobo - tale of a true servant
Super Sport / Posted 2 days ago
later in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in a 1-1 draw with Zambia in Chingola. If that went under the radar, then the Fifa World Cup qualifier against Liberia announced him into the big stage with the Nigeria football fraternity. A young... Read more
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The World Game
Wales talisman Bale shrugs off pressureBale is crucial to the hopes of Chris Coleman's team, as Wales prepare for thei
Wales talisman Bale shrugs off pressure
The World Game / Posted 2 days ago
Bale is crucial to the hopes of Chris Coleman's team, as Wales prepare for their first major tournament appearance since the FIFA World Cup in 1958. Nevertheless, the 26-year-old talisman insists he is taking a relaxed approach ahead of matches... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Asamoah Gyan 'Honoured' By Messi's Complimentsall-time top scorer of the Black Stars with 48 goals, Gyan also stands as Afric
Asamoah Gyan 'Honoured' By Messi's Compliments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
all-time top scorer of the Black Stars with 48 goals, Gyan also stands as Africa's highest goal scorer at the Fifa World Cup with six goals across three tournaments. He is also the historic scorer of Ghana's first World Cup goal in... Read more
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FIFA
Griezmann: Everyone wants to score in a finalit too much. We just need to play our game, try to have fun and enjoy it. That’
Griezmann: Everyone wants to score in a final
FIFA / Posted 3 days ago
it too much. We just need to play our game, try to have fun and enjoy it. That’s all. France reached the last eight at the FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014™, the first time in a few years they made it so far, and now they’re the favourites going into... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Cop assault: Painstil appears in court todaywith the law. On 22 February 2013, Paintsil was held in police custody for ass
Cop assault: Painstil appears in court today
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 days ago
with the law. On 22 February 2013, Paintsil was held in police custody for assaulting his wife and beating a neighbour, who tried to save the situation. Paintsil was part of the Black Stars team that played in the FIFA World Cup in 2006 a... Read more
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The World Game
German chocolate wrappers spark race row ahead of EURO 2016as children. Commenting on the post, one user wrote: "The team, there is nothi
German chocolate wrappers spark race row ahead of EURO 2016
The World Game / Posted 3 days ago
as children. Commenting on the post, one user wrote: "The team, there is nothing national about it anymore." Germany won the FIFA World Cup in 1990 with an all-white team, while the squad that won in 2014 included Boateng as well as Sami Khedira,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
An African identity we all aspire toAfrican think-tank specialising in research and analysis of poverty in sub-Saha
An African identity we all aspire to
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
African think-tank specialising in research and analysis of poverty in sub-Saharan Africa. Photo: Ghana soccer fans during the FIFA World Cup 2010 group D preliminary round match between Ghana and Germany at the Soccer City stadium outside... Read more
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FIFA
The unforgettable magic of ZidaneSouth American teams. Forlan just held off the challenge of Brazil goal-getter
The unforgettable magic of Zidane
FIFA / Posted 4 days ago
South American teams. Forlan just held off the challenge of Brazil goal-getter Ronaldo, the top scorer in the history of the FIFA World Cup finals with 15 goals in all, who came third in the poll on 23.44 per cent. A little way further back, but... Read more
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The World Game
Dani Alves takes to Instagram to highlight he's won more titles than PeleI'm going to become a chef now..." There is no denying who holds sway on the i
Dani Alves takes to Instagram to highlight he's won more titles than Pele
The World Game / Posted 4 days ago
I'm going to become a chef now..." There is no denying who holds sway on the international stage, though, Pele having won the FIFA World Cup three times, while Dani Alves has just a lone Copa America and two Confederations Cup crowns to show for... Read more
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HITC Sport
Euro 2016's Top 50 Players: Is midfielder Chelsea bound?heartache: Nainggolan has often been the nearly man of Belgian football. Two y
Euro 2016's Top 50 Players: Is midfielder Chelsea bound?
HITC Sport / Posted 5 days ago
heartache: Nainggolan has often been the nearly man of Belgian football. Two years ago he made the standby list for the FIFA World Cup – but failed to make it to Brazil. Now he finds himself a vital member of the first-team with his energy... Read more
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sportwitness ning
Transfer to Tottenham agreed, family claim, but work permit may be an issuethat in case São Paulo win the Copa Libertadores, Calleri would stay at the clu
Transfer to Tottenham agreed, family claim, but work permit may be an issue
sportwitness ning / Posted 5 days ago
that in case São Paulo win the Copa Libertadores, Calleri would stay at the club until the end of the year so he could play the FIFA World Cup of Clubs in December. But Nícola says it could just be something Guillermo said to calm the São Paulo... Read more
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Super Sport
Keshi talks on PSL linkwe still don’t know who will be relegated,” Sukazi was quoted as saying earlier
Keshi talks on PSL link
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
we still don’t know who will be relegated,” Sukazi was quoted as saying earlier in May. Keshi won the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations with Nigeria and has also managed Mali and Togo, a small West African country, he guided to the Fifa World Cup in... Read more
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FIFA
Nemeth: We're full of hopesupporters, who have always been behind us.” Hungary’s joy will be all the gre
Nemeth: We're full of hope
FIFA / Posted 6 days ago
supporters, who have always been behind us.” Hungary’s joy will be all the greater should the side engineer a return to the FIFA World Cup™, a competition they have not graced since Mexico 1986, three years before Nemeth was born. "I played for... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Hallyu book author, web fiction app founder on K-pop, dramas(Photos by Jonathan Hicap) In 2002, British writer and journalist Daniel Tudor
Hallyu book author, web fiction app founder on K-pop, dramas
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
(Photos by Jonathan Hicap) In 2002, British writer and journalist Daniel Tudor first visited South Korea to watch the FIFA World Cup. He was still a college student then but he said the trip “changed my life.” “It was so exciting,... Read more
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The Star
FAM can monitor irregular betting patterns in M-League with FIFA’s giftwhich resumes in August. Football’s governing body has even agreed to provide
FAM can monitor irregular betting patterns in M-League with FIFA’s gift
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
which resumes in August. Football’s governing body has even agreed to provide FAM with the system, which has been used at the FIFA World Cup level, at no charge. EWS looks at protecting football matches by monitoring and analysing the... Read more
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Football Australia
Meet the man who discovered Mile Jedinakon the field.” And that’s exactly what Jedinak is doing now for both club and
Meet the man who discovered Mile Jedinak
Football Australia / Posted 6 days ago
on the field.” And that’s exactly what Jedinak is doing now for both club and country. He’s captained the Socceroos to the FIFA World Cup, lead out his club side at Wembley in the FA Cup final and forged a successful career in the rough and... Read more
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The World Game
How Arok discovered an A-League starin Australia with St George, presided over the Socceroos from 1983 to 1989 duri
How Arok discovered an A-League star
The World Game / Posted 6 days ago
in Australia with St George, presided over the Socceroos from 1983 to 1989 during which he twice failed to take the team to the FIFA World Cup. Yet despite Australia failing to reach its holy grail, Arok cleverly managed to instal the Socceroos in... Read more
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The World Game
Pirlo blames MLS for missing EURO 2016 squadThe FIFA World Cup-winning playmaker won the last of his 116 caps in September'
Pirlo blames MLS for missing EURO 2016 squad
The World Game / Posted 8 days ago
The FIFA World Cup-winning playmaker won the last of his 116 caps in September's 1-0 win against Bulgaria in qualification for the upcoming tournament, and was left out of Antonio Conte's 28-man provisional party, despite the fact fellow midfielders... Read more
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The World Game
England's Kane eager to get to France for EURO 2016It is now 50 years since Bobby Moore lifted the FIFA World Cup, with that perio
England's Kane eager to get to France for EURO 2016
The World Game / Posted 8 days ago
It is now 50 years since Bobby Moore lifted the FIFA World Cup, with that period punctuated by an overriding feeling of frustration as the Three Lions repeatedly tried and failed to add another major trophy. EURO 2016 provides the latest opportunity... Read more
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The Star
Cops gearing up for high stakes illegal betting during Euro 2016are ready to launch an all-out assault on the illegal betting syndicates throug
Cops gearing up for high stakes illegal betting during Euro 2016
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
are ready to launch an all-out assault on the illegal betting syndicates through a nationwide operations Ops Soga. “During the Fifa World Cup (in Brazil) two years ago, we estimate that about RM120.76mil in bets were wagered. “We conducted 828... Read more
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The Financial Express
PM Narendra Modi to visit Qatar in June65 per cent of the country’s total imports in 2015-16. It is also one of India’
PM Narendra Modi to visit Qatar in June
The Financial Express / Posted 9 days ago
65 per cent of the country’s total imports in 2015-16. It is also one of India’s key sources of crude oil. Qatar is hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2022 and a number of Indian companies are involved in construction work in that country. The NDA... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM Modi adds Qatar to his West Asia outreachper cent of the country's total imports in 2015-16. It is also one of India's k
PM Modi adds Qatar to his West Asia outreach
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
per cent of the country's total imports in 2015-16. It is also one of India's key sources of crude oil. Qatar is hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2022 and a number of Indian companies are involved in construction work in that country. Over 630,000... Read more
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IGN
Gran Turismo Sport Hopes eSport Focus Will Keep it on Trackinto races against other national representatives in a bid to crown a single gl
Gran Turismo Sport Hopes eSport Focus Will Keep it on Track
IGN / Posted 9 days ago
into races against other national representatives in a bid to crown a single global champion. It’s similar in many ways to the FIFA World Cup, a comparison Gran Turismo head-honcho Kazunori Yamauchi is not shy about admitting to. The... Read more
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dna
Narendra Modi to visit Qatar in June, first visit by Indian PM in 8 yearsfor 65% of the country's total imports in 2015-16. It is also one of India's ke
Narendra Modi to visit Qatar in June, first visit by Indian PM in 8 years
dna / Posted 9 days ago
for 65% of the country's total imports in 2015-16. It is also one of India's key sources of crude oil. Qatar is hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2022 and a number of Indian companies are involved in construction work in that country. The NDA... Read more
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FIFA
Ahn & Park: Make the most of the experienceI believe we can put up a strong challenge as well. Park: Upsets are more likel
Ahn & Park: Make the most of the experience
FIFA / Posted 9 days ago
I believe we can put up a strong challenge as well. Park: Upsets are more likely to happen at the U-20 World Cup than at the FIFA World Cup. The players are still developing their physical and mental endurance, so results can be... Read more
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FIFA
Lee: We have amazing fans in Koreawill descend on the country, with a generation of players who were in their inf
Lee: We have amazing fans in Korea
FIFA / Posted 9 days ago
will descend on the country, with a generation of players who were in their infancy when the nation was joint-host of the FIFA World Cup™ in 2002 taking to the field dreaming of becoming senior World Cup stars of the future. Lee Chungyong is... Read more
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dna
Alibaba Group in talks to become FIFA sponsorin football one of the key focuses for businesses. One of the primary reasons f
Alibaba Group in talks to become FIFA sponsor
dna / Posted 10 days ago
in football one of the key focuses for businesses. One of the primary reasons for this is for China to get a chance to host the FIFA World Cup in the future. FIFA is also known to have been working on tweaking the rules to allow the World Cup to be... Read more
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The World Game
Inler left out of Switzerland's EURO 2016 squadInler, 31, who captained the side at the FIFA World Cup and has retained the ar
Inler left out of Switzerland's EURO 2016 squad
The World Game / Posted 10 days ago
Inler, 31, who captained the side at the FIFA World Cup and has retained the armband during Petkovic's time in charge, has been omitted due to a lack of playing time with Leicester City. Inler had claimed he was "sick" at his treatment with the... Read more
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FIFA
Assad: Beating Germany was a major shockFormer Algeria international Salah Assad was only 20 when fellow North Africans
Assad: Beating Germany was a major shock
FIFA / Posted 11 days ago
Former Algeria international Salah Assad was only 20 when fellow North Africans Tunisia travelled to the FIFA World Cup Argentina 1978™, where the great Tarak Dhiab and his team-mates famously defeated Mexico 3-1. Inspired by their neighbours’... Read more
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International Business Times
Qatar 2022 World Cup: Denmark and Norway footballers criticise 'cruel' worker conditions key stakeholders to discuss the best way forward. Of course many challenges rem
Qatar 2022 World Cup: Denmark and Norway footballers criticise 'cruel' worker conditions
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
key stakeholders to discuss the best way forward. Of course many challenges remain, but we are on the right track and committed to continue improving, to further contribute to the protection of workers' rights at the Fifa World Cup stadium projec... Read more
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give me sport
Lucas Moura can lift Brazil to the next levelseems to be a thing of the past and the search for a new style is still in effe
Lucas Moura can lift Brazil to the next level
give me sport / Posted 12 days ago
seems to be a thing of the past and the search for a new style is still in effect. Having witnessed the Selecao at the FIFA World Cup last summer, the likes of Neymar, Hulk, Oscar and Willian struggled to break teams down. Too often they... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
Wright: Man Utd youngster Rashford will cope with England call, unlike Arsenal's Walcottfor the Three Lions. Rashford's inclusion in the England team has been likened
Wright: Man Utd youngster Rashford will cope with England call, unlike Arsenal's Walcott
tribalfootball.com / Posted 12 days ago
for the Three Lions. Rashford's inclusion in the England team has been likened to a teenage Walcott being selected for the FIFA World Cup back in 2006. The Arsenal forward struggled to deal with the pressure at such a young age but club great... Read more
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Queensland Times
A-League star fit for match in Ipswichgames leading into the World Cup so it is massive for us." McGlinchey, who pla
A-League star fit for match in Ipswich
Queensland Times / Posted 12 days ago
games leading into the World Cup so it is massive for us." McGlinchey, who played a central role in getting New Zealand to the FIFA World Cup in South Africa in 2010, is looking forward to taking on Western Pride who he expects will have a point to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
McGlinchey says All Whites building nicely in Brisbanegames leading into the World Cup so it is massive for us." McGlinchey, who pla
McGlinchey says All Whites building nicely in Brisbane
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
games leading into the World Cup so it is massive for us." McGlinchey, who played a central role in getting New Zealand to the FIFA World Cup in South Africa in 2010, is looking forward to taking on Western Pride who he expects will have a point to... Read more
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AdWeek
Why NBCU International's Boss Is Keeping His Sights Set on the Other Footballat Telemundo. A lot of it has been based on making investments in the long term
Why NBCU International's Boss Is Keeping His Sights Set on the Other Football
AdWeek / Posted 12 days ago
at Telemundo. A lot of it has been based on making investments in the long term, for example grabbing the rights to the FIFA World Cup. For example, announcing that we're going to be building a new headquarters for Telemundo Enterprises, a... Read more
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Vavel
Liverpool vs Sevilla Europa League Final Preview: Reds looking to end silverware drought in Baselto stages such as this. He took charge of the 2013 UEFA Super Cup between Chels
Liverpool vs Sevilla Europa League Final Preview: Reds looking to end silverware drought in Basel
Vavel / Posted 12 days ago
to stages such as this. He took charge of the 2013 UEFA Super Cup between Chelsea and Bayern Munich and was also present at the FIFA World Cup in Brazil in 2014. More recently, he was the fourth official for Barcelona's UEFA Champions League final... Read more
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UEFA News
UEFA EURO 2016football a week later. DF: Carles Puyol (Spain)The Spain side that followed up
UEFA EURO 2016
UEFA News / Posted 13 days ago
football a week later. DF: Carles Puyol (Spain)The Spain side that followed up victory at UEFA EURO 2008 by clinching the FIFA World Cup two years later was rightly acclaimed for its brilliant slick, passing football. Yet there was also a... Read more
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Business Wire
Easy Solutions Enters Reseller Agreement with Qatar Datamation Services to Provide Total Fraud Protection to Qatari Marketservices. “Qatar has been identified as a high-growth market for cyber securit
Easy Solutions Enters Reseller Agreement with Qatar Datamation Services to Provide Total Fraud Protection to Qatari Market
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
services. “Qatar has been identified as a high-growth market for cyber security solutions thanks in part to its hosting of the FIFA World Cup in 2022. This, in turn, has spurred an increased demand for all types of security services,” said Jeremy... Read more
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The World Game
Falcao left out of Colombia's Copa America squadto Uruguay last October. Falcao missed their next two games through injury and
Falcao left out of Colombia's Copa America squad
The World Game / Posted 14 days ago
to Uruguay last October. Falcao missed their next two games through injury and was not picked by coach Jose Pekerman for the FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Bolivia and Ecuador in March, which both ended in wins. AC Milan's Carlos Bacca and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mikel, Musa to Miss Eagles' Europe Friendliesand featuring in six Africa Cup of Nations finals. He won a century of caps for
Mikel, Musa to Miss Eagles' Europe Friendlies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
and featuring in six Africa Cup of Nations finals. He won a century of caps for the senior team, with his last match being the FIFA World Cup Round of 16 defeat by France in Brasilia in 2014. Meanwhile, Coach Salisu Yusuf has extended an... Read more
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iol.co.za
Great opportunity to splash with a startravelling the world for five years. His love for choreography began with the m
Great opportunity to splash with a star
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
travelling the world for five years. His love for choreography began with the movie. He was involved with the Miss South Africa pageant from 1998-2008, the Fifa World Cup 2010 opening and closing ceremonies as well as those for the... Read more
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FIFA
FIFA Forward Football Development ProgrammeFIFA Forward is a “step change” for global football development and the way we
FIFA Forward Football Development Programme
FIFA / Posted 16 days ago
FIFA Forward is a “step change” for global football development and the way we share the success of the FIFA World Cup with our member associations. It is built on three principles to provide 360 degree, tailor-made support for football development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mikel, Musa to Miss Eagles Friendliesthe Super Eagles at the 2010 and 2014 FIFA World Cups and featuring in six Afri
Mikel, Musa to Miss Eagles Friendlies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
the Super Eagles at the 2010 and 2014 FIFA World Cups and featuring in six Africa Cup of Nations finals. He won a century of caps for the senior team, with his last match being the FIFA World Cup Round of 16 defeat by France in Brasilia... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NFF Releases Mikel Obi, Musa for Yobo Testimonial Gameand featuring in six Africa Cup of Nations finals. He won a century of caps for
NFF Releases Mikel Obi, Musa for Yobo Testimonial Game
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
and featuring in six Africa Cup of Nations finals. He won a century of caps for the senior team, with his last match being the FIFA World Cup Round of 16 defeat by France in Brasilia in 2014. Meanwhile, Coach Salisu Yusuf has extended an... Read more
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Canberra Times
Will political turmoil torch the Rio Olympics?this month.) Manuel Innocencio dos Santos, Brazilian Ambassador in Canberra, sa
Will political turmoil torch the Rio Olympics?
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
this month.) Manuel Innocencio dos Santos, Brazilian Ambassador in Canberra, says the Rio Olympics will be a success as was the FIFA World Cup held in 2014. Photo: Eddie Jim At the time of her swearing-in on January 1, 2015, Rousseff reiterated her... Read more
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The Age
Will political turmoil torch the Rio Olympics?mention it. Manuel Innocencio dos Santos, Brazilian Ambassador in Canberra, sa
Will political turmoil torch the Rio Olympics?
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
mention it. Manuel Innocencio dos Santos, Brazilian Ambassador in Canberra, says the Rio Olympics will be a success as was the FIFA World Cup held in 2014. Photo: Eddie Jim While she promised not to compromise her government's social commitments,... Read more
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