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Ronaldinho rejoins Barca as ambassador

Ronaldinho rejoins Barca as ambassador

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Spanish giants Barcelona announced legendary former player Ronaldinho will return to act as an ambassador for the club on Thursday.

The Brazilian, who won the World Player of the Year twice as well as two La Liga titles and the 2005/06 Champions League with Barca in five years at the Camp Nou, has not played since a short spell at Fluminense came to an end in September 2015.

Barca initially announced a 10-year deal had been agreed, but issued a revised...

Afcon knockout Super Six moments

Afcon knockout Super Six moments

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Sixty goals later, Egypt and Cameroon are the only two teams remaining to battle it out for the much coveted 2017 Africa Cup of Nations title.

Despite a number of their stars pulling out of the tournament, forcing them to bring a very young team to Gabon, the Indomitable Lions fairytale run continued as Hugo Broos led them to their first final since 2008.

The Indomitable Lions will see the match against Egypt as a chance for revenge: they were beaten 1-0 by...

Black Stars aiming for redemption

Black Stars aiming for redemption

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The Black Stars of Ghana are out to restore their pride and finish as No 3 in the 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon when they meet Burkina Faso on Saturday at Stade de Port-Gentil. Kick-Off is at 9pm.

Avram Grant will now ensure...

CAMEROON V GHANA: GYAN WANTS AN END TO AFCON HEARTACHE

CAMEROON V GHANA: GYAN WANTS AN END TO AFCON HEARTACHE

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Ghana have a poor record against Cameroon at the Africa Cup of Nations but Asamoah Gyan is eager to change that this week.

Ghana striker Asamoah Gyan is determined to seize another chance for Africa Cup of Nations glory by defeating Cameroon in Thursday's semi-final.

The Black Stars have reached this stage in each of the last six tournaments but have not lifted the trophy since 1982 and were beaten by Ivory Coast in the final of 2015.

Avram...

Mourinho Has Pop Over Klopp

Mourinho Has Pop Over Klopp

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Jose Mourinho appeared to take aim at Jurgen Klopp and double standards from referees after Manchester United's goalless home draw with Hull on Wednesday.

Mourinho was left frustrated after Hull dug in for a point at Old Trafford.

The United manager appeared to be particularly angered by Oumar Niasse twice escaping a red card, having been booked early in the...

Jurgen Klopp says Chelsea 'warrior' Diego Costa 'not the nicest guy'

Jurgen Klopp says Chelsea 'warrior' Diego Costa 'not the nicest guy'

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Jurgen Klopp says he's not happy with the result, but is very proud of his team's passion and play against Chelsea.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits he and Diego Costa could "never be friends'' if they'd played against one another, after another controversial game by the Chelsea striker.
The Spain international won a penalty, subsequently saved by Simon Mignolet, slightly theatrically and generally antagonised those at Anfield throughout...

HAZARD: MAN UTD & ARSENAL ARE CHELSEA'S TITLE RIVALS

HAZARD: MAN UTD & ARSENAL ARE CHELSEA'S TITLE RIVALS

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The Belgium international feels the form and experience of the Red Devils sets  hem apart despite them being 15 points behind in the title race

Chelsea winger Eden Hazard believes Manchester United and Arsenal are the Blues' main rivals for the Premier League title this season.

The Stamford Bridge outfit sit nine points clear of Tottenham and Arsenal at the top of the table, with United a further six points back in sixth, albeit...

How Can Nigeria League Clubs Attract Sponsorship?

How Can Nigeria League Clubs Attract Sponsorship?

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The fact we cannot deny is most Nigerians are so obsessed with football. Almost 65% percent of the 180 million Nigeria population consume football somehow. The passion is even more in the north. For instance, even without any form of marketing, the 18, 000 seater Bayero stadium is sometimes filled to capacity when Kano Pillars FC is playing, so why do we find it difficult to attract sponsorship deals? I started making my finding to know why multinationals, bank would rather spend less...

Former Madrid Goalie Blasts Real Madrid Fans Over Ronaldo

Former Madrid Goalie Blasts Real Madrid Fans Over Ronaldo

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Despite being the club’s all-time record goal scorer and scoring 20 times in 25 appearances in all competitions, Ronaldo has not been free from the wrath of Madrid supporters.

Former Real Madrid goalie Iker Casillas has criticised Real Madrid’s fans for their treatment towards Cristiano Ronaldo.  Boos were heard after misplacing a few passes at the start of Madrid’s win over Real Sociedad on Sunday of which he responded by appearing to swear in the...

Is A Chelsea's Legend about to retire?

Is A Chelsea's Legend about to retire?

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Chelsea FC captain John Terry seems set to draw the curtains on his illustrious 22-year career at Stamford Bridge at the end of this summer when his contract expires. 

The 35-year-old took to his Instagram page to drop a major hint through his choice of words. His next line of action regarding his career remains unknown as Chinese money bags have tried to lure him on several occasions.

A lucrative move to the Chinese Super League has been...

Aubameyang Hints Dortmund Exit

Aubameyang Hints Dortmund Exit

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Borussia Dortmund fans have seen their most prolific players walk out the stadium doors time after time over the past few seasons. 

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang seems most likely to toll the same line as others over the years. The free-scoring Gabonese striker has become one of the most coveted assets in European football thanks to a remarkable run of prolific seasons but, until now, Dortmund have been able to hold onto their MVP.

In an interview with French radio...

Top 10 Most Expensive Defenders

Top 10 Most Expensive Defenders

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1. David Luiz

Brazil international Luiz became the most expensive defender in 2014 when he was sold by Chelsea to Paris St Germain for £50million. Not too renowned for his defencive abilities, the Brazilian does still have a knack for adventure further up the field.


 
2. John Stones
 
Stones had a mixed campaign with Everton last time out but City manager Pep Guardiola was persuaded he could be a key...

Fire crews called to tackle blaze at Manchester United's Old Trafford

Fire crews called to tackle blaze at Manchester United's Old Trafford

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Greatzer Manchester Fire and Rescue Services attended the fire in Old Trafford's Sir Bobby Charlton stand.
Emergency services were called to deal with a fire at Manchester United's Old Trafford ground in the early hours of Monday morning.
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Services (GMFRS) attended the blaze in the stadium's South Stand, which was renamed after club legend Sir Bobby charlton last year.
A GMFRS spokesperson told the Manchester...

FA Cup Fifth Round Draw

FA Cup Fifth Round Draw

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  Sutton United have been handed a home tie against Premier League side Arsenal in the fifth round of the FA Cup.
National League leaders Lincoln City, meanwhile, will travel to Burnley after seeing off Championship sides Ipswich and Brighton.
While Arsenal will be overwhelming favourites to progress, Sutton have beaten AFC Wimbledon and Leeds on their artificial pitch at Gander Green Lane.

After drawing 0-0 with Wimbledon, they won 3-1 in the...

MASON DISCHARGED FROM HOSPITAL AFTER SKULL INJURY

MASON DISCHARGED FROM HOSPITAL AFTER SKULL INJURY

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The Hull City midfielder was injured in a horrendous clash of heads with Chelsea defender Gary Cahill but he has now been allowed to leave

Ryan Mason has been discharged from hospital following treatment for a fractured skull, Hull City have confirmed.
The former Tottenham midfielder sustained a potentially life-threatening injury in a sickening clash of heads with Chelsea’s Gary Cahill during Hull’s fixture at Stamford Bridge last weekend.
Mason made...