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By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 18th, 2013
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This was hardly 1992 or 1995 revisited for Manchester United, hardly as damaging as those chastening Upton Park trips which cost United the title. These dropped points only delay the inevitable. United will be crowned champions but West Ham made them sweat a bit. Sam Allardyce’s side were indeb...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 15th, 2013
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Santos striker Neymar, who continues to be linked with the likes of Barcelona, Chelsea and Real Madrid, has refused to dismiss talk of a move to Camp Nou. Neymar is arguably the most sought after player in world football today, and has also been linked with Bayern Munich, Juventus, Manchester City, r...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 13th, 2013
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The Champions League quarterfinals have come to a conclusion and we have a semifinal line up comprising of two Germans teams in the form of Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich and two Spanish and European giants FC Barcelona and Real Madrid. It wasn’t exactly smooth sailing for all of them, except Ba...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 13th, 2013
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FC Barcelona avoided arch-rivals Real Madrid in yesterday’s UEFA Champions League semi-final draw, although Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich stand between the Blaugrana and a spot in their eighth Champions League/European Cup final. Bayern Munich are widely regarded to be one of the favourites to l...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 11th, 2013
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INJURED LIONEL MESSI came off the bench to save Barcelona and see the Spanish giants through to the semi-finals of the Champions League. Still suffering from a hamstring strain, the world’s best footballer joined the action with his side trailing Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 just after the hour mark. And ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 10th, 2013
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Real Madrid reached the Champions League semi-finals despite a 3-2 loss at Galatasaray on Tuesday after goals from Cristiano Ronaldo at the start and end of a pulsating match earned the Spaniards a 5-3 aggregate win. Madrid appeared comfortably on course for a shot at winning a 10th European Cup when...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 9th, 2013
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Real Madrid may have a comfortable 3-0 advantage over Galatasaray ahead of Tuesday’s Champions League quarterfinal, second leg here but coach Jose Mourinho is not resting on his laurels. The Portuguese boss, chasing a third European title with a third different team in a third different country...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 9th, 2013
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Preview Galatasaray will have to rewrite history here on Tuesday if they are to overturn a three-goal deficit against Real Madrid in their Champions League quarter-final, second-leg clash. The odds are stacked against the Turkish champions with Madrid having advanced on all seven previous occasions i...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 6th, 2013
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FORMER AC Milan coach Mircea Lucescu says he can confirm that former Nigeria star defender Taribo West actually falsified his age. West was bashed by former Partizan Belgrade club President, Zarko Zecevic who accused the Nigerian of reducing his age by 12 years. Zecevic claimed West was 40 when he cl...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 5th, 2013
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The last time West Bromwich Albion defeated Arsenal FC at the Hawthorns was way back in 2005, when Darren Carter scored the winner in the 76th minute of the match, but the equalizer was scored by a former Gunner – Nwankwo Kanu. Since then Arsene Wenger’s men have won three and drawn one at the [&hell...