champions league

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 8th, 2014
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Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, has said that his team deserved to qualify for the Champions League semi-finals, because they played with their heart and were not as defensive as Paris Saint-Germain. Andre Schurrle and Demba Ba scored for the hosts, as they overturned a 3-1 first leg result against th...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 8th, 2014
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Chelsea reached the Champions League semi-finals with a thrilling 2-0 win over Paris Saint Germain in their quarter-final second leg match on Tuesday to go through on the away goal rule after the tie ended 3-3 on aggregate. A late goal at Stamford Bridge by substitute Demba Ba added to Andre Schurrle...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
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
In Nigeria
Mar 16th, 2013
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be hoping to haunt his former employers after Paris Saint-Germain drew Barcelona in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, the BBC has reported.   The Swedish striker, who spent four seasons at Camp Nou, will be suspended for the first leg of the fixture but will ret...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 19th, 2013
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Champions League: Round of 16/Matchday 3 Bayern Munich’s Toni Kross raises his arms in celebration after scoring past Arsenal’s Wojciech Szczesny early in Tuesday’s Champions League Round of 16 match in north London.Eddie Keogh/Reuters Bayern Munich’s Toni Kross raises his arms in c...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Feb 16th, 2013
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By Gowon Akpodonor, who was in Jo’burg HE stormed the dressing room of the Super Eagles looking cheerful despite his team’s unexpected elimination in the quarterfinal. His teammates, many of them looking dejected and frustrated, had to wait inside the Marcopolo bus parked in front of the Media centre...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Feb 12th, 2013
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TEAM NEWS Defender Antonio Barragán is suspended for the home side, but Roberto Soldado returns from a ban. Sofiane Feghouli could also feature after his stint at the African Cup of Nations. But full-back Aly Cissokho misses out with a sprained right ankle and Jérémy Mathieu has an Achilles injury. D...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 27th, 2013
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(Reuters) – Ivory Coast captain and former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba has left Shanghai Shenhua to sign a 1-1/2 year contract with Galatasaray, Turkish broadcaster CNN Turk said on Sunday. The channel did not give any more information and Galatasaray could not be reached for immediate commen...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 20th, 2012
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Cristiano Ronaldo will return with nine-times winners Real Madrid to Manchester United, where he developed into one of the world’s greatest forwards, and Lionel Messi’s Barcelona take on AC Milan in the Champions League last 16. Bayern Munich, last season’s beaten finalists, play Ar...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Oct 1st, 2012
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By Shahan Ahmed On Wednesday night, the Champions League arrives at the Etihad Stadium as Group D, the “group of death,” takes center stage again for another round of play. English Premier League champion Manchester City, which suffered a heartbreaking finish against Real Madrid two weeks ago, will b...