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Saturday, August 19, 2017

FIFA Presidency: Issa Hayatou speaks on his reign

Statement by interim FIFA President Issa Hayatou   Today, amid extraordinary circumstances, I have assumed the office of FIFA President pursuant to Article 32 (6) of...
English club sacks Yakubu Aiyegbeni

English club sacks Yakubu Aiyegbeni

Coventry City have released Yakubu Aiyegbeni after making just three appearances for the English League One outfit. In February, the Sky Blues signed the 34-year-old...
EPL: Mourinho, Pep resume hostilities in derby

EPL: Mourinho, Pep resume hostilities in derby

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho and his Manchester City adversary Guardiola rekindle a rivalry 20 years in the making in this weekend's hotly anticipated...
Welbeck, Iwobi keep Arsenal’s title hope alive, beat Everton

Welbeck, Iwobi keep Arsenal title hope alive, beat Everton

First-half goals by Danny Welbeck and Alex Iwobi earned Arsenal a first win in four league games to revive their Premier League title hopes...
International friendly: Iheanacho’s late goal earns Nigeria draw against Senegal

International friendly: Iheanacho’s late goal earns Nigeria draw against Senegal

Kelechi Iheanacho on Thursday in London scored a late goal to deny the Teranga Lions of Senegal a famous victory against the Super Eagles...
Russian hackers leak Serena, Simone, other American athletes medical records

Russian hackers leak Serena, Simone, other American athletes medical records

A group of Russian hackers has released confidential medical files of US Olympic athletes at the just concluded Olympics tournament. Athletes affected include tennis players...
Ozil inspires Arsenal victory over West Ham

Improved Ozil fires Arsenal to EPL top spot

Arsenal's title challenge is back on track following a 2-0 victory over Bournemouth on Monday which sent them to the top of the Premier...
Federer overcomes sloppy start to down Ferrer

Federer cruises in first match since Wimbledon win

Roger Federer needed less than an hour to defeat Canadian Peter Polansky 6-2 6-1 at the Rogers Cup in Montreal on Wednesday, in...
EPL: Swansea dents Liverpool’s title hope

EPL: Swansea dents Liverpool’s title hope

Gylfi Sigurdsson’s decisive goal boosted Swansea's hopes of Premier League survival as they inflicted Liverpool’s first home defeat for almost a year with a...
Federer overcomes sloppy start to down Ferrer

Federer sees off del Potro to reach Miami Open’s last 16

Roger Federer took his 2017 record to 15 wins from 16 matches as he beat Juan del Potro at the Miami Open on Monday. The...