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Man Utd win Europa, qualify for Champions League

Paul Pogba propelled Manchester United towards a 2-0 victory over Ajax on Wednesday in a Europa League final rendered heavy with emotion by this week’s terror attack in Manchester. A night that began with a moment of silence, then applause, in memory of the 22 people who died at Manchester Arena on Monday ended with United completing their trophy collection ... Read More »

‘Arsenal not for sale’

Arsenal majority shareholder Stan Kroenke responded on Monday to speculation about a possible takeover by insisting his company KSE UK’s shares in the English Premier League club “are not, and never have been for sale”, AFP reports. In a brief statement to the London Stock Exchange, headlined “Response to media speculation”, KSE said, “KSE UK Inc notes the recent media speculation concerning ... Read More »

Ronaldo, Benzema seal title for Madrid

Goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema gave Real Madrid a 2-0 victory away at Malaga and secured the La Liga title. Going into the final day Real’s job was simple, avoid defeat at Malaga and they would be crowned champions. They got off to the best possible start when Ronaldo rounded Carlos Kameni in the Malaga goal to open the scoring within the ... Read More »

Victor Moses wins First Premier League Trophy with the Blues

Nigerian international and Super Eagles football star, Victor Moses, on Sunday made history as he joined his club-side to lift the English Premier League Champions title for the first time as a professional player. The Nigerian professional footballer played as a winger or wing-back on either flank for Chelsea in the successful 2016/2017 campaign won by the blues. Moses began ... Read More »

Arsenal fans want Kanu to replace Giroud

Arsenal supporters have joked that they’d prefer to see Nwankwo Kanu upfront for them instead of Olivier Giroud. The Nigerian scored a hat-trick in Saturday’s 4-2 friendly win over AC Milan Glorie and Gunners fans would be all too pleased to have him back. Kanu was the stand-out on a pitch packed with football icons as the Nigerian striker scored ... Read More »

Arsenal fails to qualify for Champions League

Arsene Wenger admitted uncertainty over his future as Arsenal manager played a role in the club’s failure to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years. Arsenal concluded the Premier League season with a 3-1 home win over Everton on Sunday, but Liverpool’s 3-0 victory against Middlesbrough condemned them to a fifth-place finish. Wenger — who ... Read More »

Four-goal Kane eyes golden boot after crushing Leicester

  Harry Kane staked his claim to finish as the Premier League’s top scorer with a scintillating four-goal blast in Tottenham’s 6-1 demolition of Leicester on Thursday. Although Tottenham were unable to overhaul champions Chelsea in the title race, Mauricio Pochettino’s vibrant young side look certain to make a renewed challenge next term and Kane is the figurehead of that ... Read More »

Qatar Builds Air Conditioned Stadium for 2022 World Cup

…..Qatar’s first stadium is completed ahead of World Cup 2022 five years before tournament… and it is air conditioned The 40,000 Khalifa International Stadium has been open since 1976 but has been extensively renovated for the major competition QATAR’s first stadium has been completed ahead of the World Cup 2022, five years before the tournament begins – and it is ... Read More »

Real Madrid, Barca set up final day title showdown

The fight for the La Liga title will go down to the last day of the season after Real Madrid and Barcelona beat Sevilla and Las Palmas respectively on Sunday to remain locked together on 87 points. Madrid remain in the driving seat after the European champions saw off Sevilla 4-1 as they have two games remaining to Barca’s one. ... Read More »