Wednesday, September 19, 2018

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    INTERVIEW: Nothing scares me on the football pitch, I’m like a pit bull, says Omidiji Jnr

INTERVIEW: Nothing scares me on the football pitch, I’m like a pit bull, says Omidiji Jnr

Most of the greatest Nigerian footballers in history had their roots at the youth level - from where they rise and develop into greatness.Lateef Omidiji Jnr, a 13-year-old Nigerian based in Las Vegas, US, hopes to tow that oft-travelled path of legendary footballers.The only difference between the Nigerian starlet and youth stars of old is that he's already quite known [...]

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    Roma win marred by crowd trouble

Roma win marred by crowd trouble

Goals from Adem Ljajic and Gervinho helped Roma to 2-1 win over Feyenoord and 3-2 on aggregate to qualify for the next round of the Europa League, but ugly scenes marred the proceedings in Rotterdam.Police detained 42 suspects before and after the highly charged game while fans throwing objects onto the pitch forced a temporary halt to the second half.The [...]

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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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    Westerhof: I regret dumping Nigeria after USA ’94

Westerhof: I regret dumping Nigeria after USA ’94

If self-proclaimed Dutchgerian, Clemens Westerhof, got another chance to decide, he would not have left his position as coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria after the successful World Cup campaign in the United States in 1994.Grouped alongside mighty Argentina, eventual semi-finalists Bulgaria, and Greece, Westerhof’s team managed to top the group to qualify for the second round against the prediction [...]

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