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Luka Modrić Wins Fifa’s The Best Men’s Player Of The Year Award

Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder Luka Modrić has been crowned the world’s best player at Fifa’s The Best awards. The 33-year-old was the favourite going into Monday’s ceremony in London, ahead of former team mate Cristiano Ronaldo and Mohamed Salah. The Blancos maestro claimed the award at a star-studded ceremony last night after what’s been a superb year for the ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Receives Red Card On UCL Debut With Juventus

Juventus’ forward, Cristiano Ronaldo was sent off after a seemingly innocuous coming-together with Valencia center-back, Jeison Murillo in the first half of their opening Champions League clash on Wednesday. Ronaldo signed for Juventus from Real Madrid in July for £105million, with the Serie A giants hopeful he can propel them to Champions League glory. He broke his duck for his ...

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Bishop Ezeokafor Flags off 2019 Awka Diocesan Priests’ Sports Fiesta

By Ifeoma Ezenyilimba To promote healthy living among priests, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor on Saturday, April 13, 2019, flagged off the 2019 Awka Diocesan Priests’ Sports Fiesta, at the over 50,000 capacity St Anthony’s International Stadium, St Anthony Catholic Parish, Enugwu-Ukwu, Njiloka L.G.A, Anambra State. The sports fiesta which was organised by the Directorate ...

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Tennis: Serena Fined $17,000 For U.S Open Code Violations

Serena Williams has been fined 17,000 dollars for the code violations she received during the U.S. Open final, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) said on Sunday. During Saturday’s match, which she lost 6-2 6-4 to Japan’s Naomi Osaka, Williams was handed a coaching violation and a point penalty for breaking her racquet before a heated argument with umpire Carlos ...

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Meet Jayden Adetiba: Biography, Arsenal Sign 9-Year-Old Nigerian In South Africa

Premier League club, Arsenal has signed Nigeria-born Jayden Adetiba after spending five weeks on trial, being watched by the club’s academy bosses. The nine-year-old wonderkid was discovered by Arsenal scouts in South Africa. Adetiba, who has lived in the UK previously, has spent most of his life in South Africa, where he played for SuperSport United Soccer School. He is ...

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Marvin Olawale Akinlabi Park: Biography, Age, Parents, Unveiled By Real Madrid

Marvin Olawale Akinlabi Park: Real Madrid unveil Nigerian-born attacking midfielder for their youth team Marvin Olawale Akinlabi can feature for Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League after his unveiling as a second team player. Spanish La Liga giants Real Madrid have unveiled Nigerian born attacking midfielder Marvin Olawale Akinlabi Park as part of their youth set-up. Marvin Olawale 18-years-old ...

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What Cristiano Ronaldo Earns At Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo – The former Real Madrid star is reportedly earning more than three times the amount of the second highest-paid player, Gonzalo Higuain. Cristiano Ronaldo is the highest-paid player in Serie A and earns three times more than anyone else in Italy’s top-flight, according to a report published by Tuttosport. The Portuguese star has been the big talking point ...

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