Monday, September 16, 2019

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    CSL: Ighalo suffers heavy defeat on Shanghai Shenhua debut

CSL: Ighalo suffers heavy defeat on Shanghai Shenhua debut

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo suffered a heavy 4-0 defeat on his debut game for Shanghai Shenhua against champions Shanghai SPIG in their first season Chinese Super League clash on Friday at the Hongkou Stadium.The 29-year old Eagles striker featured for the entire duration of the game.Ighalo joined Shanghai Shenhua from relegated Changchun Yatai in February.Shanghai Shenhua conceded an own goal [...]

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    DiCaprio’s ‘The Revenant’ gets 12 Oscar nominations

DiCaprio’s ‘The Revenant’ gets 12 Oscar nominations

The Annual Academy Award commonly known as the Oscars takes place annually to celebrate the best movies of the year, and nominations for the 88th edition were announced on Thursday, January 14 with 2015 movie The Revenant receiving the most nominations.The event will be held on Sunday, February 28, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Centre, and will be broadcast in 225 [...]

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    Germany crush Brazil 7-1 to reach World Cup final

Germany crush Brazil 7-1 to reach World Cup final

Germany are through to the World Cup final after beating hosts Brazil 7-1 in one of the most extraordinary matches in the tournament's history.After conceding early on, Brazil proceeded to leak four goals in six minutes before the halftime whistle. Die Mannschaft scored twice more in the second half before Brazil managed a last-gasp consolation. Germany eventually won by the biggest [...]

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    Mexico’s draw with Brazil gives Cameroon hope

Mexico’s draw with Brazil gives Cameroon hope

Mexico frustrated Brazil after a 0-0 draw ensured the host didn’t score in the World Cup group stage for the first time since 1978 and as well gave faint second-place hope to Cameroon, who meet Croatia tomorrow.It was Brazil’s 99th World Cup game and it wasn’t a memorable one befitting the milestone, as Mexico held the South Americans for the [...]

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    Neymar’s brace rescues Brazil in World Cup opener

Neymar’s brace rescues Brazil in World Cup opener

Barcelona forward, Neymar, scored two goals in Brazil’s 3-1 win over Croatia in the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup at Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo.Croatia opened the scoring through an own goal from Marcelo after just 11 minutes, but the Selecao equalised through a Neymar strike on 29 minutes.The World Cup hosts then took the lead courtesy of [...]

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    COUNTDOWN 1: Neymar the protagonist, Brazil the favourites

COUNTDOWN 1: Neymar the protagonist, Brazil the favourites

Every World Cup throws up a hero for Brazilians on the world stage. From the likes of Pele to Ronaldo de Lima, there is always that player who fans look unto for the magical and decisive moments and this summer won’t be any different with the recent emergence of Neymar da Silva Santos as the new face of Brazilian soccer.Simply [...]

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    We are all monkeys!

We are all monkeys!

Support keeps pouring in for Barcelona defender, Dani Alves, following his reaction to the hurling of a banana at him by a Villarreal supporter during a La Liga game on Sunday.The post-match support started when his teammate, Neymar, posted a picture of himself with a banana with the hashtag We are all monkeys, while his girlfriend, Thaissa Carvalho, also took a photo [...]

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