Monday, September 23, 2019

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    Ahmed Musa’s brace earns CSKA away win

Ahmed Musa’s brace earns CSKA away win

Super Eagles winger, Ahmed Musa, scored twice to give his side CSKA Moscow a 2-1 win away to Terek Grozny at the Stadion im. Sultana Bilimkhanova in a Russian Premier League game.Musa put his side ahead three minutes in first half added time from an assist from Russian international Alan Dzagoev.Igor Lebedenko levelled up for the home side in the [...]

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    Musa: I don’t know about interest from Spurs

Musa: I don’t know about interest from Spurs

Super Eagles winger, Ahmed Musa, is unaware of interests from Barclays Premier League sides – Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham United – for his signature. According to media report, the Nigeria international is wanted by Spurs and the Hammers who have made enquiries regarding his availability.But the CSKA Moscow forward said no one has told him of these interests.“I don't [...]

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    UCL REVIEW: Mikel scores for Chelsea, Musa out with CSKA

UCL REVIEW: Mikel scores for Chelsea, Musa out with CSKA

John Obi Mikel was among the scorers as Chelsea eased past Sporting Lisbon 3-1 in the UEFA Champions League (UCL) match at Stamford Bridge.The Blues were already guaranteed top spot, but cruised home as Cesc Fabregas slotted home a penalty and Andre Schurrle made the most of a rare start to double the lead before half-time.Jonathan Silva pulled one [...]

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    UCL PREVIEW: CSKA, Roma, City jostle for knockout place in Group E

UCL PREVIEW: CSKA, Roma, City jostle for knockout place in Group E

CSKA Moscow visit Group E winners Bayern Munich needing a first win in Germany and a helping hand from elsewhere if they are to secure a place in the knockout stage of the UEFA Champions League (UCL).After their 1-1 draw with Roma last time out, CSKA sit level on five points with the Italian side and Manchester City.To secure second [...]

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    UCL REVIEW: Chelsea, Bayern, Shakhtar in big wins

UCL REVIEW: Chelsea, Bayern, Shakhtar in big wins

Chelsea warmed up for Sunday's Barclays Premier League clash against Manchester United with a comprehensive 6-0 victory over Slovenia champions Maribor in the UEFA Champions League (UCL).The hosts took the lead in the 12th minute through new signing, Loic Remy.The Blues doubled their lead in the 23rd minute when Didier Drogba, who replaced the injured Loic Remy, converted a penalty [...]

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    Musa: Manchester City are weak at the back

Musa: Manchester City are weak at the back

CSKA Moscow forward, Ahmed Musa, believes that his side can take advantage of Manchester City's “very weak” defence when they clash in the UEFA Champions League (UCL) on Tuesday.Going into this game, Musa has scored four goals in two games for club and country.He bagged a brace in CSKA's 6-0 hammering of Kuban Krasnodar on Saturday after scoring a double [...]

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    Ahmed Musa can’t stop scoring

Ahmed Musa can’t stop scoring

Ahmed Musa continued his rich vein of goal-scoring form with a brace for CSKA Moscow in their 6-0 win against Kuban Krasnodar in a Russian Premier League match played at Arena Khimki on Saturday.Musa, who scored two goals in Super Eagles' 3-1 defeat of Sudan in Abuja on Wednesday, took just 13 minutes to put his Russian side ahead from [...]

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    Ahmed Musa dedicates brace to Keshi

Ahmed Musa dedicates brace to Keshi

Super Eagles two-goal hero, Ahmed Musa, has dedicated his brace against Sudan to Stephen Keshi.The winger scored two goals in the 3-1 at Abuja national stadium, which saw Nigeria claim their first win in Group A in the AFCON 2015 qualifiers.But the 22-year-old is sad to see the Big Boss shown the door.“Yes, my brace is for him, sad to [...]

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    UCL PREVIEW: Chelsea, Barca seek maximum away points

UCL PREVIEW: Chelsea, Barca seek maximum away points

Two unbeaten sides in all competitions this season – Sporting Lisbon and Chelsea – meet at the Estadio Jose Alvalade in Lisbon in Day 2 UEFA Champions League (UCL) matches.Jose Mourinho’s side have been in good form in the premier league, but they stuttered to a 1-1 draw against Schalke in their Group G opener. That puts more pressure on [...]

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    Boateng stunner sinks City as Chelsea are held at home

Boateng stunner sinks City as Chelsea are held at home

Manchester City were cruelly undone by a stunning Jerome Boateng strike in the dying moments of their Champions League opener against German champions Bayern Munich on Wednesday.City had looked certain to secure a credible away draw away until their former player's 90th-minute goal saw their hard work come to nothing.As the game progressed, Bayern were visibly growing frustrated with their [...]

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    Mikel and mates get favourable UCL draw

Mikel and mates get favourable UCL draw

Chelsea have been handed a favourable draw for the group stages of the UEFA Champions League, with the 2012 winners paired with Schalke, Sporting Lisbon and minnows Maribor.The Blues reached the semi-finals of the competition last season, before losing to Atletico Madrid.Manchester City were handed a tough draw as they are up against German champions Bayern Munich again. The Premier [...]

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    Musa: Messi deserves Golden Ball award

Musa: Messi deserves Golden Ball award

Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa, has said that Lionel Messi deserved to win the World Cup's Golden Ball ahead of James Rodriguez of Colombia.Several distinguished personalities in the game, including Diego Maradona and Sepp Blatter, questioned the choice of the Barcelona forward for the award, while some felt that Colombia international and new Real Madrid signing, James Rodriguez, ought to [...]

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    Musa: My teammates told me I would score

Musa: My teammates told me I would score

Ahmed Musa scored a double against Argentina to become the first Nigeria player to bag a brace in a World Cup match, and the CSKA Moscow forward has come out to reveal that his mates and coaches told him before the match that he would score.Musa, who scored Nigeria's fastest-ever goal at a World Cup, on four minutes, was beaming with smiles after the [...]

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    Eagles have been written off and Musa is happy

Eagles have been written off and Musa is happy

Nigeria forward, Ahmed Musa, is happy that the Super Eagles have already been written off even before a ball has been kicked in Brazil. This, Musa believes, is a good omen for the team.After unimpressive pre-World Cup games that ended in two draws and a loss, Argentina and Bosnia-Herzegovina are now favourites to emerge from Group F with Nigeria and [...]

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    Why Madrid’s La Decima dream will not happen on Saturday

Why Madrid’s La Decima dream will not happen on Saturday

Real Madrid will not win their much-coveted tenth UEFA Champions League trophy because they knocked out the title holders.If statistics from previous games in the competition are to be believed, Real Madrid’s 5-0 aggregate score line win over last season’s winner, Bayern Munich will be their undoing.The 2013-14 UEFA Champions League is the 59th season of Europe’s premier club football [...]

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    Musa grabs league title with CSKA

Musa grabs league title with CSKA

Ahmed Musa’s team CSKA Moscow retained the Russian Premier League title with a last-day win over Lokomotiv Moscow on Thursday.CSKA prevailed 1-0 at home to take their fifth Russian title by one point, as Zenit St Petersburg won 4-1 away to FC Kuban to finish second and qualify for the Champions League. Musa was a 79th minute substitute for Alan [...]

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