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Jul 20th, 2013
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By Tosin Adeonigbabe, IndepthAfrica Nigeria and  Fenerbache Joseph Yobo might take part in  this year’s UEFA Champions League following the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) decided that Fenerbache will certainly feature during the 3rd round getting qualification draw of the tournament. Fen...
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Apr 2nd, 2013
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Munich: Bayern Munich could welcome back Jerome Boateng and Bastian Schweinsteiger, who both missed the 2-0 second-leg defeat to Arsenal, for their quarter-final showdown with Serie A champions Juventus. However, Javi Martinez is suspended for the clash, which means Luiz Gustavo should replace the Sp...
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Mar 16th, 2013
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English trio Chelsea, Tottenham and Newcastle all managed to avoid one another as the Europa League quarter-final draw was held at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland yerterday. Dethroned Champions League winners Chelsea host Russian club Rubin Kazan in their first leg on April 4 while Tottenham a...
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Mar 7th, 2013
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In a startlingly frank interview Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir has admitted the real reason behind his decision to send off Nani during United’s Champions League game against Real Madrid at Old Trafford. The whole of the footballing world was completely gobsmacked when what looked like a caution at be...
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Sep 14th, 2012
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Gets N1bn buy-out clause • Out of Europa League Spanish La Liga side, Levante have completed the signing of Super Eagles outcast, Obafemi Martins – 12 days after the transfer window shut. The former Inter and Newcastle forward has been the Primera Division side’s number one transfer target for ...
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Aug 13th, 2012
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Chelsea captain John Terry has seen his three-match European ban reduced on appeal, leaving him free to play from the start of the Blues’ UEFA Champions League campaign. The England defender was sent off in last season’s semi-final second leg against Barcelona at Camp Nou for an off-the-b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 2nd, 2012
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England captain Steven Gerrard has been named in UEFA’s team of the tournament from Euro 2012. The Liverpool midfielder is the only Englishman to be included in the 23-man team alongside 10 members of the Spain squad, who retained their crown with an impressive 4-0 victory over Italy in the fin...
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Jun 18th, 2012
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GDANSK, Poland — Defending champions Spain qualified for the Euro 2012 quarter-finals after replacement Jesus Navas hit the late winner in their nervy 1-0 victory over Croatia, who bowed out on Monday. Spain qualify as Group C winners and will now play their quarter-final in Donetsk, Ukraine, on Satu...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 31st, 2012
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Mario Balotelli might be considered mad by some, but he finally talked a bit of sense yesterday. The topic of racism has become hotter than a UAE summer as we get closer to the start of the European Championship finals. It used to be almost taboo to talk about it in football, but modern times [&helli...
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May 9th, 2012
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Radamel Falcao decided the Europa League final for the second year in a row, scoring twice in the first half Wednesday to lead Atletico Madrid to a 3-0 victory over Athletic Bilbao in an all-Spanish matchup. Atletico captured its second title in three seasons, while Falcao won consecutive trophies wi...