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Pilipino Star
Dramatic turn of events spices up FIBA World Cup hostingsecond time around.” The inspiration for the renewed bid came from the world’s
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
second time around.” The inspiration for the renewed bid came from the world’s most popular sport — football. The 2002 FIFA World Cup in particular wherein Japan and South Korea jointly hosted the sport’s premier event. “It was MVP who thought... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Amid celebration, SBP braces for lots of hard work aheadand Indonesia involved, with Pangilinan saying he tore a page out of the succes
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 hours ago
and Indonesia involved, with Pangilinan saying he tore a page out of the successful Japan-South Korea bid for the 2002 Fifa World Cup. The chance to create maximum noise—the three-nation consortium’s PR campaign was built on the hashtag... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Soccer store opens on Gunn Highway, just in time for the World CupEven though the United States Men�s soccer team didn�t qualify for the 2018 FIF
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
Even though the United States Men�s soccer team didn�t qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, that hasn�t diminished local fans� excitement about the upcoming international event. Ariel Martinez, owner of Best Buy Soccer and Lacrosse, has already... Read more
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asianage
ISL 4: Miku brace takes Bengaluru past Punein four games here. They remain on nine points after six games. The 29-year-ol
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
in four games here. They remain on nine points after six games. The 29-year-old Adil brought back memories of the 2014 Fifa World Cup when Dutch star Robin van Persie unleashed a flying header to star in a rout over Spain. The FC Pune City... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Miku brace takes Bengaluru past Punein four games here. They remain on nine points after six games. The 29-year-ol
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
in four games here. They remain on nine points after six games. The 29-year-old Adil brought back memories of the 2014 Fifa World Cup when Dutch star Robin van Persie unleashed a flying header to star in a rout over Spain. The FC Pune City... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Soccer store opens as World Cup loomsEven though the United States Men�s soccer team didn�t qualify for the 2018 FIF
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
Even though the United States Men�s soccer team didn�t qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, that hasn�t diminished local fans� excitement about the upcoming international event. Ariel Martinez, owner of Best Buy Soccer and Lacrosse, has already... Read more
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give me sport
The football legend Sir Alex 'is still mad at' for never joining Man UnitedBayern Munich between 1994 and 2008, winning 22 trophies in total and breaking
give me sport / Posted 13 hours ago
Bayern Munich between 1994 and 2008, winning 22 trophies in total and breaking all sorts of Bundesliga records. The 2002 FIFA World Cup Golden Ball winner enjoyed his time in Bavaria, however he now regrets passing up on the chance to join... Read more
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FIFA
2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ - FIFA.comAfter learning they would host the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in December 2010, Russi
FIFA / Posted 15 hours ago
After learning they would host the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in December 2010, Russia finally learned their long-awaited opponents on 1 December 2017. Stanislav Cherchesov's side will take on Asia's Saudi Arabia, Africa's Egypt and South American nation... Read more
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FIFA
Video Vault: Wanchope's opening day braceThe Opening Match of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™ is a game that Costa Rica
FIFA / Posted 15 hours ago
The Opening Match of the 2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™ is a game that Costa Rica legend Paulo Wanchope will never forget. Appearing at their third global finals, Los Ticos had the honour of getting Germany 2006 under way against the host nation amid a... Read more
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FIFA
El Hadary: Egypt are one familyveteran could make World Cup appearance aged 45 next year Having realised his
FIFA / Posted 15 hours ago
veteran could make World Cup appearance aged 45 next year Having realised his 25-year dream of leading Egypt to the FIFA World Cup™, veteran goalkeeper Essam El Hadary is now writing a new chapter in an already storied career. The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Russia fears Al-Qaeda and ISIS fanatics will target the 2018 World Cupwere detained, some 'trained in sabotage techniques,' according to reports. De
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
were detained, some 'trained in sabotage techniques,' according to reports. Despite the concerns, 'on the eve of the FIFA World Cup we evaluate the situation in the regions involved (in the contest) as stable and controlled,' said the FSB... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Football Boss Mashingaidze Gets Life Banwhere no services were rendered . . . as established by the SRC Report. "Causi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
where no services were rendered . . . as established by the SRC Report. "Causing Zimbabwe to be expelled from the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying round by failing to comply with FIFA directives. "Accordingly, you have provisionally ceased to be... Read more
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FIFA
Radulovic’s Lebanon continue to climbfor the AFC Asian Cup for the first time in their history Since reaching the f
FIFA / Posted 20 hours ago
for the AFC Asian Cup for the first time in their history Since reaching the final round of Asian qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, the Lebanese national side has gone from strength to strength. Despite eventually failing to advance... Read more
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News.com.au
Ninkovic’s Russian dreamalso wearing green and gold in South Africa that day. Milos Ninkovic and Brett
News.com.au / Posted 21 hours ago
also wearing green and gold in South Africa that day. Milos Ninkovic and Brett Emerton battle for the ball during the 2010 FIFA World Cup match between Australia and Serbia at Mbombela Stadium on June 23, 2010. Picture: Getty ImagesSource:Getty... Read more
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International Business Times
Manchester United transfer news: Angel Gomes signs first professional contract at Old Trafford the end of the last season. He was also part of England's Under-17 squad that
International Business Times / Posted 22 hours ago
the end of the last season. He was also part of England's Under-17 squad that defeated Spain in the final to win the 2017 Fifa World Cup in India. United have the tradition of giving opportunities to the academy graduates in the first team. The... Read more
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African Football
Sanusi: Nigeria likely to face Egypt in pre-World Cup friendlythe possibility of playing a international friendly match next year. The game
African Football / Posted 22 hours ago
the possibility of playing a international friendly match next year. The game would be used as preparation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals which will be hosted by Russia. The two nations have qualified for the finals. According to the NFF's... Read more
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African Football
SA coach Thabo Senong looking forward to Egypt rematchThabo Senong assistant coach of South Africa during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qua
African Football / Posted 22 hours ago
Thabo Senong assistant coach of South Africa during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier South Africa training session at Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane on 08 November 2017 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix South Africa U-20 coach Thabo Senong says he is... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
David Cameron criticises Donald Trump for 'fake news' attacks on mediaTaking aim at Russia, he suggested underhand tactics had been used by the count
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Taking aim at Russia, he suggested underhand tactics had been used by the country to win the right to stage the 2018 Fifa World Cup. “I am sure (President Vladimir Putin) wasn’t completely surprised when Russia actually won the bid. You... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
6 marketing predictions for adland in 2018attached to the year’s upcoming sporting tentpoles such as the World Cup and Wi
Marketing Interactive / Posted yesterday
attached to the year’s upcoming sporting tentpoles such as the World Cup and Winter Olympics. Growing concerns around the FIFA World Cup in Russia will mean big brands will be unlikely to sponsor major sporting events in 2018, leaving the field... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dynamo trade for Houston native Arturo AlvarezEl Salvador on the senior level. He debuted on Sept. 5, 2009 and has scored fou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
El Salvador on the senior level. He debuted on Sept. 5, 2009 and has scored four goals in throughout 43 caps. He played for El Salvador in the 2011 and 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cups, the 2014 Copa Centroamericana and in FIFA World Cup qualifying mat... Read more
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African Football
Nagi backs out-of-form Ekramy, El-Shennawyexperiencing a loss of form and Nagi says he is confident the keepers will rega
African Football / Posted yesterday
experiencing a loss of form and Nagi says he is confident the keepers will regain their confidence before next year's 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Zamalek's El-Shennawi was criticised after committing two costly errors in his team's 3-1 defeat... Read more
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PRWeek UK
In brief: Law Society's new external affairs lead, Russia World Cup plans, wins for Jargon and The Werntoday that it will "set up multimedia press centers for Russian and internation
PRWeek UK / Posted yesterday
today that it will "set up multimedia press centers for Russian and international media in each city hosting the 2018 FIFA World Cup". The same agency ran press centres during the 2017 Confederations Cup and 2014 Sochi Olympics. The tournament... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ambassador Prays for Nigeria, Russia Finalto Nigeria, Nikolay Udovichenko has said that he is looking forward to Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to Nigeria, Nikolay Udovichenko has said that he is looking forward to Nigeria and Russia clashing in the final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Sunday, 15th July 2018. "I want to congratulate the NFF and the Super... Read more
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African Football
Didier Drogba: Salah is bossing Liverpool attackElephants legend bagged the BBC accolade in 2009 and said the 25-year-old will
African Football / Posted yesterday
Elephants legend bagged the BBC accolade in 2009 and said the 25-year-old will be vital for the Pharaohs at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. “He's becoming a boss and a leader - we've seen it in the national team and seen it at Liverpool,"... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Nigeria docked points, World Cup qualification unaffectedfor accumulated yellow cards. “This sanction bears no impact on the final resu
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
for accumulated yellow cards. “This sanction bears no impact on the final result of the preliminary competition for the Fifa World Cup since Nigeria had already qualified (and Algeria were eliminated) before the match took place,” soccer’s world... Read more
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African Football
FIFA punishes Nigeria for fielding ineligible playerShehu Abdullahi of Nigeria challenges Zambo Andre of Cameroon during the 2018 F
African Football / Posted yesterday
Shehu Abdullahi of Nigeria challenges Zambo Andre of Cameroon during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier match between Nigeria vs Cameroon on September,1st 2017 at Godswill Akpabio Stadium ©Kabiru Abubakar/fotodezamora FIFA have issued a punishment to... Read more
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UEFA News
How do Gerd Müller and Lionel Messi compare?has not been lucky in terms of international competitions; he played in three C
UEFA News / Posted yesterday
has not been lucky in terms of international competitions; he played in three Copa América finals and the final of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, and ended up on the losing side each time – his team failing to score in all four games (losing two on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FIFA Sanction - Soccer Body's Ignorance Not Valid Excuseis liable for having breached art.55 par.1 of the FIFA Disciplinary Code and ar
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
is liable for having breached art.55 par.1 of the FIFA Disciplinary Code and art. 8 of the 2018 Regulations of the FIFA World Cup Russia." Indeed, it is a really a bad mistake; but thankfully it hasn't punctured the hopes of 180 million... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Russia is getting readyvisitors to the World Cup. Russia 2018 At the request of the Russian authorit
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted yesterday
visitors to the World Cup. Russia 2018 At the request of the Russian authorities, all fans attending matches at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia need to apply for a FAN ID – the official identity document issued to fans. Fans are encouraged to... Read more
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FIFA
Messi: I hope football pays its debt to mehitting 30 and Argentina's prospects at Russia 2018 In the end it was just a s
FIFA / Posted yesterday
hitting 30 and Argentina's prospects at Russia 2018 In the end it was just a scare. Argentina qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ following a traumatic campaign in which no one suffered more than Lionel Messi. The undisputed leader... Read more
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African Football
Senegal keeper not scared of Poland’s Robert LewandowskiSenegal international goalkeeper Khadim N’Diaye says he is not scared of any te
African Football / Posted yesterday
Senegal international goalkeeper Khadim N’Diaye says he is not scared of any team in their group at the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The net minder has singled out Poland’s lanky striker, Robert Lewandowski, saying he is not having sleepless nights as they... Read more
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Goal.com
Riedle hails Leipzig's Werner as most vital component for Germany in WC2018Germany will head into the 2018 FIFA World Cup as holders of the prestigious tr
Goal.com / Posted 2 days ago
Germany will head into the 2018 FIFA World Cup as holders of the prestigious trophy and will undoubtedly be among the fancied teams to lift the trophy in Russia. Yet, no one in the modern era has been able to retain the World Cup, Brazil the last... Read more
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Mumbrella
Dec PR wins Hisense PR accountIt will be a big year for our brand, kicking off with CES in January as well as
Mumbrella / Posted 2 days ago
It will be a big year for our brand, kicking off with CES in January as well as activating a global sponsorship of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. “Our team was impressed with Dec PR’s corporate and consumer skill set, as well as the team’s creative... Read more
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EuroNews
Nigeria docked points, World Cup qualification unaffectedfor accumulated yellow cards. “This sanction bears no impact on the final resu
EuroNews / Posted 2 days ago
for accumulated yellow cards. “This sanction bears no impact on the final result of the preliminary competition for the FIFA World Cup since Nigeria had already qualified (and Algeria eliminated) before the match took place,” FIFA said in a... Read more
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CTV News
'Looks like Susan Boyle': Statue of soccer great Diego Maradona ridiculed onlinesoccer champion in his younger days hoisting a World Cup trophy. Maradona helpe
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
soccer champion in his younger days hoisting a World Cup trophy. Maradona helped Argentina defeat West Germany in the 1986 FIFA World Cup final in Mexico and is widely considered one of the sport’s greatest players. Now retired, the 57-year-old... Read more
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African Football
Player Spotlight: Christian Bassogog – The Cameroon forward reveals his big regretThe China-based forward has reflected on Cameroon’s disappointing 2018 FIFA Wor
African Football / Posted 2 days ago
The China-based forward has reflected on Cameroon’s disappointing 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying campaign. Cameroon, who are the reigning African champions, were expected to do well during the campaign and ultimately, reach the finals which will be... Read more
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Daily Mail
Iranian female soccer player seeks asylum in Switzerlandchess player Alexander Husman during the same tournament. An Iran fan in Germa
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
chess player Alexander Husman during the same tournament. An Iran fan in Germany where her country was competing in the FIFA World Cup 2006 A month later, Iran has banned some of its female competitors from billiard competitions for a year for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAF President Sends Condolences Following Benjamin Massing's DeathDecember 2017. A Cameroon international during the 80's and 90's, he was a mem
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
December 2017. A Cameroon international during the 80's and 90's, he was a member of the Class of 1990, that shone at the FIFA World Cup in Italy. He is fondly remembered for his physical play during the opening match against a Diego Maradona-led... Read more
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African Football
Rohr: My aim is to win 2019 AFCON with NigeriaNigeria's head coach, German Gernot Rohr reacts, during the FIFA World Cup 2018
African Football / Posted 2 days ago
Nigeria's head coach, German Gernot Rohr reacts, during the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying soccer match between Algeria and Nigeria at Chahid-Hamlaoui stadium in Constantine, Algeria, 10 November 2017. Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr says he wants to... Read more
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The Week
Is the Diego Maradona statue worse than Ronaldo’s?India got the same treatment. Unveiled at a charity event in Kolkata, the 12ft
The Week / Posted 2 days ago
India got the same treatment. Unveiled at a charity event in Kolkata, the 12ft bronze statue depicts the star holding the Fifa World Cup trophy. While the pose is recognisable for Maradona’s efforts at the 1986 World Cup, the same can’t be said... Read more
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B&T
DEC PR Wins Hisense AccountIt will be a big year for our brand, kicking off with CES in January as well as
B&T / Posted 3 days ago
It will be a big year for our brand, kicking off with CES in January as well as activating a global sponsorship of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. “Our team was impressed with DEC PR’s corporate and consumer skill set, as well as the team’s creative... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Daniel Sturridge January Exit Amid Latest RumoursNo. 9 role, while 20-year-old Dominic Solanke is also now providing competition
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
No. 9 role, while 20-year-old Dominic Solanke is also now providing competition in the strike department. With the 2018 FIFA World Cup on the horizon, Sturridge needs to be playing regularly if he is to earn a spot in Gareth Southgate's Three... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
USSF President Gulati Says '26 North American World Cup Could Break Revenue RecordsSays '26 North American World Cup Could Break Revenue Records Outgoing U.S. So
Sports Business Daily / Posted 3 days ago
Says '26 North American World Cup Could Break Revenue Records Outgoing U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati said that a '26 FIFA World Cup hosted by Canada, Mexico and the U.S. "would financially be 'by far the most successful' in tournament... Read more
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Sports Business Daily
Fox Sports' L.A. Staff Prepping For Budget Cuts; Talent Likely Won't Travel To Super Bowlwave of possible budget cutbacks due to disappointing NFL advertising sales," a
Sports Business Daily / Posted 3 days ago
wave of possible budget cutbacks due to disappointing NFL advertising sales," according to sources cited by Michael McCarthy of SPORTING NEWS. Another factor is with the USMNT missing the '18 FIFA World Cup, Fox "can't count on soccer ad dollars... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS issued warning they'd attack New York weeks agothere is also a publicity element to pro-ISIS media groups' threats against pla
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
there is also a publicity element to pro-ISIS media groups' threats against places like the Vatican or events like 2018 FIFA World Cup.' The propaganda images are a chilling reminder of the terror attack on a Berlin Christmas Market last... Read more
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SportingNews
Fox Sports budget cuts could affect Super Bowl plans for Skip Bayless, other FS1 starssales this season, sources tell Sporting News. Another important factor: With T
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
sales this season, sources tell Sporting News. Another important factor: With Team USA eliminated from the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Fox can't count on soccer ad dollars next year to get well from an ad standpoint. NBC Sports will... Read more
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FIFA
Gareca: I want Peru to boss matches at the World Cuppersona non grata. After all, he was the man whose goal for La Albiceleste had
FIFA / Posted 3 days ago
persona non grata. After all, he was the man whose goal for La Albiceleste had quashed Peru's dreams of reaching the 1986 FIFA World Cup Mexico™. But the former forward has won over the naysayers by inspiring a heroic feat, guiding Los Incas back... Read more
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African Football
Patrick Mboma pays tribute to the late Benjamin Massingon Saturday night at his home in Edea in Cameroon. Massing gained recognition
African Football / Posted 3 days ago
on Saturday night at his home in Edea in Cameroon. Massing gained recognition for his crunching tackles during the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy. Speaking on his Instagram page, ex-Cameroon international Patrick Mboma has also sent a message of... Read more
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Daily Mail
North Korean propaganda charts country's sporting successquarter-finals at their World Cup debut in 1966, beating Italy in the group sta
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
quarter-finals at their World Cup debut in 1966, beating Italy in the group stage. In 2009, the team qualified for the 2010 FIFA World Cup but were defeated 0-7 in their game against Portugal. There were reports that the North Korean government... Read more
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African Football
Gernot Rohr not giving up on Vincent EnyeamaNigeria coach Gernot Rohr still wants to have Vincent Enyeama in his 2018 FIFA
African Football / Posted 3 days ago
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr still wants to have Vincent Enyeama in his 2018 FIFA World Cup squad and has opened the doors for the experienced goalkeeper. Media reports suggest that the former Super Eagles skipper, who announced his retirement from... Read more
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