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By IAfrica
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Jul 23rd, 2014
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Yacine Brahimi Algerian international Yacine Brahimi has signed for five seasons with FC Porto from Spanish club Granada, the Portuguese top flight side announced on Wednesday. The 24-year-old French-born attacking midfielder has agreed a 6.5 million euro ($8.7 million) deal with a 50 million euro ($...
By IAfrica
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Jul 14th, 2014
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Argentina captain Lionel Messi, has blamed the strikers in their team, after they lost 1-0 in the final of the World Cup to Brazil. The 27-year-old had little or no chances to impose himself on the game, but Gonzalo Higuain and Rodrigo Palacio missed two decent chances to give the South Americans the...
By IAfrica
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Jul 14th, 2014
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Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has resigned following the country’s fourth-placed finish at the World Cup, according to Brazilian broadcaster Globo TV. More to follow…  ...
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Jul 14th, 2014
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Published on July 14, 2014 by pmnews   ·   No Comments Weird: Rihanna joins millions of fans across the world to celebrate Germany’s victory Rihanna holds up a German jersey Support: Earlier she tweeted a photo of her support for host nation, Brazil Pop princess Rihanna celebrated Germany’s hard earn...
By IAfrica
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Jul 8th, 2014
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Heine Allegmagne, the man who invented the vanishing spray that has been used at the World Cup, has revealed that UEFA will use it in next season’s Champions League competition. The spray has been used by referees, to ensure that defensive walls do not encroach on the 10-yard gap. The foam lasts for ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 1st, 2014
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By Collins Ezebuihe By some measures this 2014 World Cup appearance by our Nigeria Super Eagles has to be considered a success. Especially when 2014 is compared with Nigeria’s miserable 2010 World Cup appearance in South Africa. Back in South Africa 2010, Nigeria was never a threat to anyone an...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 12th, 2014
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As the World Cup opens, few Brazilians are heading for the beach to samba: behind the stereotype is a country which has accumulated a perfect storm of social and economic insecurities. Just a few years ago, all the headlines coming out of Brazil were positive. Huge oilfields had been discovered off t...
By IAfrica
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May 12th, 2014
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According to Sky sources, Chelsea have agreed a £32m deal with Atletico Madrid for striker Diego Costa. The bid activates a release clause in Costa’s contract and the Brazil-born Spain international has reportedly told players at the club, that he is leaving this summer. Costa has been a long term ta...
By IAfrica
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May 3rd, 2014
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  Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has warned supporters that while he will look to improve his squad during the close season, they should not expect a “massive” influx of new players. “It will be busy, but the main thing for us will be to keep the stability because we feel we are close (to the [&h...
By IAfrica
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Apr 15th, 2014
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Stoke City forward Osaze Odemwingie, has insisted that if he is recalled to the Super Eagles squad for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, he can strengthen the team. In an interview with the UK version of FourFourTwo Magazine, he explained that although the team has performed well in his absence, he can b...