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AFCON qualifiers: Rohr to drop seven World Cup stars, bring in new faces

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Nigeria’s senior national team coach, Gernot Rohr, has indicated that about seven Super Eagles players who made the 23 man squad to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia may not be invited for the AFCON qualifier against Seychelles. Nigeria will play against Seychelles on September 8. Rohr revealed his plan to bring in some […]
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Transfer: Manchester City sign youngest World Cup star

Manchester City have signed Melbourne City midfielder, Daniel Arzani, on a 2-year-loan deal. The Premier League champions beat Juventus to the 19-year-old’s signature. Arzani featured in all three of Australia’s games at the 2018 FIFA World Cup after making 18 appearances and scoring two goals in the A-League for Melbourne in 2017-18. The Australian international […]
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French World Cup glory costs China firm $9m

French World Cup glory costs China firm $9m

A Chinese kitchen appliance maker said Monday it has so far made refunds worth nine million dollars, fulfilling a costly pledge to reimburse customers if France won the World Cup. Vatti, one of the French team’s sponsors, is coughing up after Didier Deschamps’ side beat Croatia 4-2 in the final in Moscow a fortnight ago. […] …

75 stranded World Cup fans absconded in Russia, says Foreign Affairs ministry

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The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says 75 out of 230 stranded Nigerian Football fans absconded in Russia after the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The ministry’s spokesperson, Dr. Tope Elias-Fatile, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Wednesday in Abuja that the fans absconded despite government’s efforts to repatriate them. Fatile said that 230 stranded Nigerian […] …

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