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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 IAfrica
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May 9th, 2014
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Arsene Wenger has called on UEFA to clarify its rules for Financial Fair Play. This week, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City have come under the spotlight for breaking the FFP rules, which saw both clubs fined £50m by UEFA, with their squad for next season’s Champions League reduced from 25 to 2...
By IAfrica
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Apr 21st, 2014
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Published on April 21, 2014 by pmnews   ·   No Comments Mourinho: Torres is a professional Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho said Fernando Torres will be able to deal with the emotion of returning to face his boyhood club Atletico Madrid in the Blues first-leg Champions League semi-final tie on Tuesday, ...
By IndepthAfrica
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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...
By IndepthAfrica
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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...
By IndepthAfrica
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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...
By IndepthAfrica
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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...
By IndepthAfrica
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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 ...
By IndepthAfrica
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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...