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  • newChris Coleman set to take over as Sunderland manager
    Chris Coleman has resigned as manager of Wales and is set to take over at Sunderland, Sportsmail can reveal. Coleman is expected to take charge of the Black Cats by Sunday.
    - 45 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:13om eftermiddagen -
  • newPETER CROUCH: Alan Shearer show makes me think I need scan
    In his first column for Sportsmail, PETER CROUCH reflects on Alan Shearer's dementia documentary, reveals which rivals impressed him and what he did in the international break.
    - 52 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:06om eftermiddagen -
  • Aubameyang's persistent rule breaking saw Dortmund ban
    KIT HOLDEN: When Borussia Dortmund face VfB Stuttgart in the Bundesliga on Friday evening, star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will be notable by his absence.
    - 1 hour ago 17 Nov 17, 7:41om eftermiddagen -
  • Man Utd news: Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba return
    Manchester United will aim to get their assault on the Premier League title back on track this weekend, and could have both Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic to boost their chances.
    - 1 hour ago 17 Nov 17, 7:31om eftermiddagen -
  • Brian Noble fancies England's chances for the World Cup
    Former Great Britain coach Brian Noble believes England are in good shape going into the knockout stages of the World Cup. Wayne Bennett's men face Papua New Guinea on Sunday.
    - 2 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 7:14om eftermiddagen -
  • Simeone commits future to Atletico after Everton links
    Diego Simeone has dismissed speculation linking him with the managerial vacancy at Everton and said Atletico Madrid would have to 'put up with him' for at least another two years.
    - 2 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 7:11om eftermiddagen -
  • Barcelona prepare for away trip to Leganes
    Barcelona's players looked sharp in training on Friday as they prepared for their away trip to Leganes. Ernesto Valverde's side could go seven points clear at the top of of La Liga.
    - 2 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 7:09om eftermiddagen -
  • UEFA won't punish Roma over Antonio Rudiger monkey chants
    UEFA have closed their disciplinary case into 'monkey chants' made by Roma fans during their Champions League game against Chelsea. The governing body had charged the Italian club.
    - 2 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 6:44om eftermiddagen -
  • Barcelona Nou Camp could be closed for independence chants
    Barcelona supporters are free to chant in favour of independence for Catalonia at games but any "insulting" chants against Spain could lead to the temporary closure of their Nou Camp stadium.
    - 2 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 6:41om eftermiddagen -
  • Marco Silva gives Watford no sign that he wants to stay
    Marco Silva has offered Watford no assurances that he wants to stay at the club.The Portuguese is a target for struggling Everton who are trying to find a replacement for Ronald Koeman.
    - 3 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:49om eftermiddagen -
  • Rafa Benitez insists survival is Newcastle's only priority
    Rafa Benitez has warned that Newcastle United will continue to lose games and says his only target for now is survival. The Magpies have won just one in six and now face a trip to Manchester United.
    - 3 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:43om eftermiddagen -
  • Jo Konta admits she suffered from burnout
    The British No 1 was again edged out on the elite field of eight in Singapore by just one place, having looked a near certainty before losing four straight matches.
    - 3 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:38om eftermiddagen -
  • Michael Hooper: Australia planning for late England hits
    Michael Hooper has revealed that Australia's half-backs are ready to be targeted by England in Saturday's Cook Cup clash at Twickenham.
    - 3 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:33om eftermiddagen -
  • Antonio Conte will keep growing beard if Chelsea win
    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has revealed he is attempting to grow a beard for the first time in his life, but admits he has had little say in the decision to change his look.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:21om eftermiddagen -
  • Peter Crouch our new signing! How well do you know him?
    To celebrate Crouch's arrival, we've put together the ultimate Peter Crouch quiz. See how many of these fiendishly difficult questions you can get right!
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:15om eftermiddagen -
  • No regrets over Abraham and Loftus-Cheek loans, says Conte
    Abraham, on loan at Swansea, and Loftus-Cheek, at Crystal Palace for the season, both made their senior England debuts last week. 'We are talking about two young players', said Conte.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:08om eftermiddagen -
  • Real duo Cristiano Ronaldo and Sergio Ramos 'fixed' rift
    Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has played down the rift between his captain Sergio Ramos and Cristiano Ronaldo. He says they have resolved their differences.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:07om eftermiddagen -
  • David Unsworth: Everton stars are committed to the club
    Everton caretaker boss David Unsworth has echoed Morgan Schneiderlin and Kevin Mirallas' insistence that they are fully committed to the club after incident at the training ground.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:03om eftermiddagen -
  • West Ham joins the race for Reading's Liam Moore
    West ham have joined the race for Reading's Liam Moore who has impressed since making his move from Leicester City. The 24-year-old centre back has become a key player in Jaap Stam's squad.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:01om eftermiddagen -
  • Australia's Ashes squad: From Steven Smith to Chadd Sayers
    Australia have thrown a few curveballs with their selections for the first two Ashes Tests in Brisbane and Adelaide. Here Sportsmail take a look at the 13-man squad.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:55om eftermiddagen -
  • Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid win vital for both teams
    It is being billed as the wake-up derby, because both Real and Atletico - and their respective talismen Ronaldo and Griezmann - need to stir before the season gets away from them for good.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:53om eftermiddagen -
  • Sunderland release home shirt in memory of Bradley Lowery
    Sunderland have released a special edition home shirt in memory of Bradley Lowery, the six-year-old Black Cats fan who lost his battle with neuroblastoma. They will wear it against Millwall.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:52om eftermiddagen -
  • Eddie Jones refutes Michael Cheika's bullying claims
    Eddie Jones has fiercely denied Michael Cheika's claim that England purposely land cheap shots on his Australian players. The two teams are due to meet on Saturday at Twickenham.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:52om eftermiddagen -
  • David Moyes: West Ham's Arnautovic must be a team player
    David Moyes has warned West Ham's record signing Marko Arnautovic he has to turn into a 'team player' if he wants to star in his side. The 28-year-old has struggled since his move from Stoke.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:52om eftermiddagen -
  • David Goffin earns ATP Finals last four clash with Federer
    Goffin mustered only two games on Wednesday against an inspired Grigor Dimitrov, who will finish top of the pool, and looked set for another thrashing when Thiem stormed ahead 3-0.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:51om eftermiddagen -
  • Leicester boss Claude Puel: We're ready to attack Man City
    City travel to the King Power Stadium undefeated this campaign but lost the corresponding fixture last season 4-2 and Puel sees that as a blueprint for further success.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:50om eftermiddagen -
  • Herbert Kilpin: The story of AC Milan's founder
    SHERIDAN BIRD IN MILAN: In AC Milan's glittered history, you'll recognise many of the biggest names in the game. But what about the Nottingham-born Herbert Kilpin, who started it all?
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:46om eftermiddagen -
  • Pep Guardiola wins Barclays Manager of the Month
    Pep Guardiola has won the Barclays Manager of the Month award for October after a series of stunning Manchester City performances. City are eight points clear at the top of the table.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:44om eftermiddagen -
  • Anthony Joshua hits crossbar alongside Fabio Cannavaro
    World heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua joked that he 'should have stuck to football' as he shared footage of himself nailing the crossbar challenge. Joshua showed off his sweet right foot.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:39om eftermiddagen -
  • Australia 'look confused' ahead of the Ashes: Shane Warne
    Australia appear confused by picking wicketkeeper Tim Paine for the Ashes squad against England as he is not even the first choice selection for his state side, claims Shane Warne.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:37om eftermiddagen -
  • Tony Pulis admits two more defeats could cost him his job
    West Brom manager Tony Pulis has conceded that defeats against Chelsea and Tottenham could cost him his job. The Baggies manager has won just twice in a run of 20 Premier League games.
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:34om eftermiddagen -
  • Rafa Benitez targeting historic Old Trafford win record
    For a visiting manager to guide his side to victory at Old Trafford once is impressive. To do it twice is historic. Managing it three times - with three different clubs - would set a new benchmark.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:25om eftermiddagen -
  • Antonio Conte recalls David Luiz for West Brom clash
    Antonio Conte has brought David Luiz back into his Chelsea squad following rumours of a rift after axing the Brazilian from the Manchester United game.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:19om eftermiddagen -
  • Bayern Munich closing in on deal for striker Sandro Wagner
    Bayern Munich appear to be closing in on an agreement for Sandro Wagner after Hoffenheim manager Julian Nagelsmann confirmed his star striker was keen on the move.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:17om eftermiddagen -
  • Premier League team news from every match November 18-20
    Ahead of this weekend's matches in the Premier League, Sportsmail brings you the latest squad news, odds and stats on every top flight fixture as it breaks.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:04om eftermiddagen -
  • HOT OR NOT: Eriksen's success comes not just from talent
    It's Hot or Not time again as Sportsmail's IAN LADYMAN reveals what's been making him feel warm and what's been leaving him cold this week...
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:02om eftermiddagen -
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic gives Manchester United a Plan B
    Forget talk of lions, No 10s and how many European countries he has conquered: in Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Jose Mourinho now has a viable Plan B. Man United welcomed him to full training this week.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:00om eftermiddagen -
  • Arsenal make final preparations for Tottenham Clash
    With less than 24 hours until the first game every Arsenal fans look out for when the Premier League fixtures are released, the Gunners are hard at work, as they trained at their London Colney base.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:59om eftermiddagen -
  • Pep Guardiola claims Manchester City can STILL improve
    Pep Guardiola has warned his Premier League rivals that Manchester City still have room to improve. City are already eight points clear in the race for the title and are odds-on favourites to finish top.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:55om eftermiddagen -
  • Real Madrid stars Cristiano Ronaldo and co training
    Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronald has recently come under scrutiny for his failure to find the back of the net on a regular basis in La Liga, with just one goal this term so far.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:48om eftermiddagen -
  • Georgia ready to shock Wales in a bid for Six Nations spot
    Georgia are ready to shock Wales on Saturday in a bid to join the Six Nations. Sportsmail have enlisted the help of Georgia coach Milton Haig who gives us information on his first XV.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:37om eftermiddagen -
  • Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: Mohamed Salah can improve
    Jurgen Klopp believes there is more to come from Mohamed Salah despite a lightning start to his Liverpool career that has brought him 12 goals in only 17 appearances.
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:34om eftermiddagen -
  • Jens Lehmann gives fascinating insight into peak Arsenal
    The story of chief scout Steve Rowley’s shopping trip for a defender’s girlfriend encapsulates the kind of club Arsenal were in the days before football – and Tottenham Hotspur – left them behind.
    - 6 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:17om eftermiddagen -
  • Liverpool are learning a harsh lesson over Emre Can
    MERSEY BEAT — DOMINIC KING: Can you play football by numbers? This is an era when statistics have become king and a player’s importance is measured by the digits they produce.
    - 6 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:17om eftermiddagen -
  • Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool will strike back against Saints
    Jurgen Klopp is ready for Liverpool to 'strike back' against Southampton as he insisted he is fully over his health scare. Saints were able to shut them out on four occasions during last season.
    - 6 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:12om eftermiddagen -
  • Barcelona consider January deal for Arsenal ace Mesut Ozil
    Barcelona are considering a January move for Arsenal's contract rebel Mesut Ozil as an alternative to Philippe Coutinho, according to Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo.
    - 6 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 3:05om eftermiddagen -
  • Benevento are on the brink of breaking 87-year loss record
    Benevento host Sassuolo on Sunday looking to avoid the ignominy of becoming the first team ever from Europe's top five leagues to lose their opening 13 matches of the season.
    - 6 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:42om eftermiddagen -
  • Man Utd boss Mourinho insists no grudge with Rafa Benitez
    The two coaches had a rivalry during Mourinho’s first spell at Chelsea when Benitez was in charge of Liverpool. The Spaniard followed Mourinho to Inter Milan, Real Madrid and Chelsea.
    - 6 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:41om eftermiddagen -
  • Cost of Chelsea's new Stamford Bridge rockets to £1bn
    Roman Abramovich held talks with Chinese businessmen earlier this month about an investment of over £500million in their redevelopment of Stamford Bridge.
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:24om eftermiddagen -
  • Tottenham ace Harry Kane opens up to Thierry Henry
    He may have won the Premier League golden boot for each of the last two seasons, but Tottenham striker Harry Kane has revealed he hates being judged purely on the goals he scores.
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:19om eftermiddagen -
  • England use innovative weight sleds during Captain's Run
    England have been feeling the burn through some innovative training equipment as they ran through their final preparations before taking on Australia at Twickenham on Saturday.
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:12om eftermiddagen -
  • Joseph Parker to do 'anything' for Anthony Joshua fight
    EXCLUSIVE: Joseph Parker has vowed to do 'anything' to make a fight with Anthony Joshua happen. He warned he will walk away unless an acceptable deal is presented.
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:07om eftermiddagen -
  • Wales rookies must lay marker against Georgia - McBryde
    Nine of the Welsh starting XV on Saturday have fewer than 15 caps — centre Owen Watkin, prop Leon Brown, lock Adam Beard and flanker Sam Cross have one Test outing to their names.
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:54om eftermiddagen -
  • Australia retain women's Ashes with T20 win over England
    Chasing 133 for victory, a fine harvest of 86 runs from Beth Mooney and Megan Schutt's earlier four-wicket haul sped Australia on to take an unassailable lead in the multi-format series.
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:34om eftermiddagen -
  • Emmanuel Adebayor was left suicidal by manipulative family
    Former Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor has revealed he was driven to suicidal thoughts because of the way in which his family attempted to manipulate money out of him.
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:31om eftermiddagen -
  • Guardiola's recipe to success in driving Man City to No.1
    SPECIAL REPORT BY MIKE KEEGAN: A lot has changed since the Catalonian breezed into town in his skinny suit last July, armed with a fat plan to create a new era in east Manchester.
    - 8 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:16om eftermiddagen -
  • Arsenal have dominated Tottenham for years... until now
    After a 2-0 win over Arsenal in April and near-confirmation that Spurs would finish above their rivals for the first time in 22 years, Pochettino took in the scene as he awaited a taxi.
    - 8 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:12om eftermiddagen -
  • Australia reach World Cup semi-final after win over Samoa
    Valentine Holmes made history with a five-try haul to help Australia become the first team to reach the World Cup semi-finals with a hugely impressive 46-0 victory over a disappointing Samoa.
    - 8 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:03om eftermiddagen -
  • Spurs star Son Heung-Min racially abused by West Ham fan
    In the 21-second clip, Son is asked by a man, off camera, if he 'does DVDs', before being sworn at.The reference to selling DVDs is widely known to be a racist term when aimed at Asian footballers.
    - 8 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:03om eftermiddagen -

The Nation » Sports

  • newEagles get $2,000 each for beating Argentina
    For recording a historic victory against Argentina in an international friendly in Russia last Tuesday, each member of the Super Eagles will get $2,000. This much was disclosed to SportingLife by a top Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) executive m
    - 39 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:19om eftermiddagen -
  • Man City seek to consolidate as league action returns
    It is done and dusted, or better put signed sealed and delivered! Every nation that ought to have a ticket to Russia 2018 now has it in the kitty as the 32 countries to battle for honour are now all known. All that is left now if for the various n
    - 3 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:44om eftermiddagen -
  • Obaseki to cheer Falconets, as they face Morocco in Benin City
    Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki will on Saturday lead residents of Edo State to the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City, to cheer Nigeria’s U-20 female national football team also known as the Falconets. The Falconets will battle the Morocc
    - 4 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:38om eftermiddagen -
  • 56th Lagos Amateur Golf championship tees off
    Ikoyi Club 1938 in partnership with First Bank of Nigeria Limited is set to hold the 56th edition of the Lagos Amateur Golf Championship. The prestigious tournament, which is the foremost golf tournament in the country, is scheduled to tee off Sat
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:21om eftermiddagen -
  • Parker desperate for Joshua challenge
    Joseph Parker has vowed to do ‘anything’ to make a fight with Anthony Joshua happen – but he has warned Britain’s IBF and WBA heavyweight champion that he will have to walk away and pursue the likes of Deontay Wilder unless an acceptable d
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:03om eftermiddagen -
  • Sports administrator canvasses investment in other sports
    Chief Dili Onyedinma, Acting Director of Sports, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Friday called on sports-loving Nigerians to invest in the promotion of baseball, cricket and squash for job and wealth creation. Onyedinma made the call in an interv
    - 10 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 10:56am -
  • Moses, Dihogu, Quadri vie for Nigeria Sportsman of the Year award
    What has fallen us again this time? Not the winter but a night set to ditch out awards to sports men and women who have been excellent and consistent in the course of the year. It is no other than the Nigerian Sports Awards ( NSA ). Last year’s edi
    - 10 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 10:51am -
  • Nadal wins damages of 12,000 euros over doping slur
    World number one Rafael Nadal was awarded 12,000 euros (14,000 dollars) damages on Thursday after a French court found in his favor over comments made by the country’s former Sports Minister. Nadal announced last year he would sue Roselyne Bachelot
    - 15 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:44am -
  • Well done Herr Rohr for qualifying and beating Argentina but it is not yet uhuru
    Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has done well so far and should be credited with the 4-2 victory but he now has to find a playmaker and target man if he wants to go to Russia than compete rather than just participate. Rohr is currently the
    - 15 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 5:33am -
  • CAF Moves 2019 AFCON Qualifiers from March 2018
    The Confederation of African Football ( CAF) has approved 2019 AFCON Qualifiers scheduled for March to be shifted. President of the Nigeria Football Federation ( NFF) Amaju Pinnick submitted a request to that effect. Pinnick submitted the request t
    - 23 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 10:08om eftermiddagen -

Channelstv » Sports

  • newReal, Atletico Madrid Face Similar Issues Ahead Of Derby
    Accustomed to a place at the top table in recent seasons, Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid resume an old rivalry at a new home on Saturday with little room for error. Early season struggles have left both sides eight points adrift of La Liga leaders B
    - 8 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:50om eftermiddagen -
  • newConte Targets 100% Wins As Chelsea Hunt Manchester City
    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte believes his side must win every game they play if they are to stand any chance of reeling in runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City. Champions Chelsea are nine points behind Pep Guardiola’s City ahead of Satur
    - 17 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:41om eftermiddagen -
  • newLiverpool’s Klopp Feels Good After Health Checks
    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp feels “really good” despite having been admitted to hospital earlier this week, he said on Friday. Klopp underwent checks before being discharged on Wednesday and returned to work on Thursday. He is set to be in the
    - 21 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:37om eftermiddagen -
  • newLille Beat Saint-Etienne To Ease Pressure On Bielsa
    Lille beat Saint-Etienne 3-1 on Friday to ease the pressure on under-fire Argentinian coach Marcelo Bielsa and move out of the Ligue 1 relegation zone. The second straight win dragged Lille out of the bottom two, having ended a nine-match winless str
    - 43 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:15om eftermiddagen -
  • Marseille Coach Hopes Evra’s Career Won’t End With Kick
    Marseille coach Rudi Garcia said on Friday that he hopes Patrice Evra will not finish his “fantastic career” on “this note”, referring to the left-back’s attack on a fan. Evra is without a club after kicking a supporter in the head before M
    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:16om eftermiddagen -
  • Guardiola Mulls Kompany Return For Man City

    - 5 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 4:09om eftermiddagen -
  • No Ramos-Ronaldo Rift At Real, Insists Zidane
    Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane shrugged off reports of a dressing room rift between captain Sergio Ramos and World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of vital derby clash at Atletico Madrid on Saturday. Both sides from the capital already
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:07om eftermiddagen -
  • Ibrahimovic, Pogba Back For United – Mourinho
    Paul Pogba and long-term injury victim Zlatan Ibrahimovic will make their Manchester United returns against Newcastle United on Saturday, manager Jose Mourinho announced on Friday. France midfielder Pogba has been out since September with a hamstri
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 2:07om eftermiddagen -
  • Ronaldo ‘Confident’ Of Winning Ballon D’Or
    Cristiano Ronaldo said on Friday that he was “confident as always” of winning the upcoming Ballon D’Or for best player in the world. Ronaldo is the overwhelming favourite to collect the award on December 7, after a year in which he led Real Mad
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:55om eftermiddagen -
  • Moscow Tries To Quash World Cup Hotel Shortage Fears
    Russian World Cup organisers scrambled on Friday to quash fears that Moscow may run out of hotel space nearly half a year before the start of the marquee football competition. But another problem for the June 14-July 15 events emerged with news that
    - 8 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:16om eftermiddagen -

FIfa

  • newPeru’s Little Seal caps his comeback in style
    Jefferson Farfan, who spent 17 months out of the Peru squad before returning to become the team's play-off hero, reflects on the achievement and explains why "the future’s even brighter".
    - 54 mins ago 17 Nov 17, 8:04om eftermiddagen -
  • Uruguay 2018: More than just an emblem launch
    The high point of the launch of the official emblem of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 came when players from the host national team gathered on the stage with legendary striker Diego Forlan, receiving a rapturous round of applause f
    - 7 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 1:29om eftermiddagen -
  • Great demand for World Cup tickets
    Just 24 hours after resuming ticket sales for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, a total of 159,402 tickets (98% of the currently available inventory) have been allocated to fans from around the world through FIFA.com/tickets, with only a few product
    - 10 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 11:15am -
  • Gary Lineker and Maria Komandnaya to conduct Final Draw
    The Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ in Moscow is now tantalisingly close, and we can reveal who will be on stage to help guide the millions of fans around the world through the ceremony.
    - 12 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 8:59am -
  • The Week in Numbers
    Peru's FIFA World Cup™ return, Camille Abily's milestone in UEFA women’s club competition, and a 100 per cent Dane all feature in FIFA.com’s latest stats review.
    - 14 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 7:27am -
  • Contrasting styles match-up in Asian finale
    FIFA.com previews Saturday's AFC Champions League final first leg where 2007 champions Urawa Red Diamonds are seeking a second title at the expense of an Al Hilal side who have long coveted the continent's greatest prize.
    - 15 hours ago 17 Nov 17, 6:09am -
  • Video Vault: Faryd Mondragon talks France 1998
    In the latest instalment of the FIFA World Cup Video Vault series, Colombian goalkeeper Faryd Mondragon, the oldest person to play at the tournament, shares his memories of appearing at France 1998, where he made his global finals debut.
    - 1 day ago 16 Nov 17, 1:58om eftermiddagen -
  • Kharbin looking for final consolation
    Omar Kharbin has identified the perfect remedy after missing out on a spot at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. The Syria forward hopes to begin the healing by winning the AFC Champions League and just one last obstacle remains.
    - 1 day ago 16 Nov 17, 12:34om eftermiddagen -
  • The Qualifiers in Numbers
    The road to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ has been long and winding, the longest in history in fact. FIFA.com brings you some of the recently completed qualifying competition’s most notable statistics.
    - 1 day ago 16 Nov 17, 10:25am -
  • Palestine boosted by Asian qualifying success
    Palestine have enjoyed plenty of success in recent years, following the country’s historic AFC Asian Cup debut in Australia in 2015. We take a closer look at Abdel Nasser Barakat side's FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking rise.
    - 1 day ago 16 Nov 17, 8:59am -
  • Socceroos' long and winding road to Russia
    FIFA.com reviews Australia's path to Russia 2018, which was marked by a host of off-fields records and equally noteworthy on-field development.
    - 2 days ago 16 Nov 17, 7:48am -
  • Peru outlast New Zealand to end World Cup drought
    Peru are heading to their first FIFA World Cup in 36 years after a goal in each half was enough to see off a resilient New Zealand in a raucous Estadio Nacional in Lima on Wednesday.
    - 2 days ago 16 Nov 17, 4:52am -
  • Pots announced for Final Draw
    With Peru completing the line-up of 32 teams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, we now know the seeding pots for the Final Draw on 1 December.
    - 2 days ago 16 Nov 17, 4:28am -
  • Italy part ways with Ventura
    Having missed out on qualification for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, Italy have parted ways with coach Giampiero Ventura.
    - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 6:50om eftermiddagen -
  • Jedinak sends Socceroos to Russia
    Mile Jedinak was the unlikely goal hero as Australia claimed the 31st ticket to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ with a 3-1 win over Honduras.
    - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 11:16am -
  • Eriksen: It's an incredible feeling
    Christian Eriksen has spoken about his evolution as a player after his stunning hat-trick fired his nation to their fifth FIFA World Cup on Tuesday.
    - 3 days ago 15 Nov 17, 7:47am -
  • History in the offing as final ticket goes up for grabs
    FIFA.com previews the intercontinental play-off between Peru and New Zealand as the final spot in the 32-nation Russia 2018 field goes on the line.
    - 3 days ago 15 Nov 17, 2:44am -
  • Eriksen hat-trick leads Denmark to Russia 2018
    Denmark secured Europe’s final qualification spot for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ with a 5-1 victory away to Republic of Ireland on Tuesday evening for a 5-1 aggregate result.
    - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:42om eftermiddagen -
  • GORILLA named UK's Esports Player of the Year
    FIFA Interactive World Cup champion Spencer ‘GORILLA’ Ealing has been crowned the UK's Esports Player of the Year at the annual Esports Industry Awards.
    - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 3:08om eftermiddagen -
  • Positive inspection tour carried out in Brittany
    Another significant step towards the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 was taken last week: between 7 og 10 November, a FIFA delegation carried out a preliminary inspection in Brittany, where the competition will be held from 5 til 24 Augus
    - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:48am -
  • Swede dreams for Andersson’s play-off heroes
    Joy abounded in the Sweden camp as Janne Andersson’s side pulled off the first major shock of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ play-offs last night.
    - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:21am -
  • 2018 FIFA World Cup ticket sales resume
    With the thrilling race to secure the last berths at the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ having concluded over recent days, ticket sales for the world’s biggest single-sport event resumed on 16 November 2017, 12:00 Moscow time (10:00 Central European Time),…
    - 4 days ago 14 Nov 17, 8:35am -
  • Final hurdle awaits Australia, Honduras
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  • Tearful farewell for World Cup legend Buffon
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  • Sweden stun Italy to book World Cup return
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  • Long-term absentees make triumphant returns
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  • Dalic appointment pays off for Croatia
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  • Croatia book their place at Russia 2018
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  • Switzerland qualify for fourth consecutive World Cup
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  • Eagles of Carthage take off for Russia
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  • Afghan Premier League takes another step
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  • Northern Ireland still believe
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  • Ireland hold Denmark to goalless draw in first leg
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  • Morocco, Tunisia reach Russia 2018
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  • Russia and Argentina re-open Luzhniki Stadium in style
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  • The Week in Numbers
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  • Johansson gives Sweden first-leg advantage
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  • Dalic, Croatia reap rewards of attacking intent
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  • Four reasons behind Peru’s revival
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  • Pair line up for rare World Cup opportunity
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  • Contrasting styles mark final joust for Russia ticket
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  • Three spots up for grabs in Africa
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    Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano will be sidelined for a month with a thigh injury he suffered in Argentina’s friendly international against Nigeria, the club said on Wednesday. Mascherano played the full 90 minutes in his country’s surprise
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  • Former Argentine official commits suicide
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  • Aguero faints after defeat against Super Eagles

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    The Nigeria Football Federation reached an agreement with the national team over earnings for the World Cup in Russia on Tuesday, hoping to avoid a pay strike similar to the one in Brazil in 2014. It did not disclose the various fees agreed with the
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  • Nigeria beats Argentina 4-2
    The Super Eagles stunned football superpowers Argentina 4-2 in an international friendly played in Russia. The Super Eagles came from 0-2 deficit to defeat the Argentines. Kelechi Iheanacho netted the first goal shortly before the first half.Iwobi sc
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  • Cristiano Ronaldo Presently Unhappy At Real Madrid
    There are strong rumours that Portuguese sensational forward and father of four, Ronaldo is currently unhappy at Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Real Madrid, according to a bombshell report from Chiringuito TV in Spain. The Portugal
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    Patrice Evra has vowed to come back “stronger than ever” in his first public message since leaving Marseille and being hit with a season-long European football ban for kung-fu kicking a supporter. Evra, who was sent off after attacking the Marsei
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  • Italy fail to qualify for World Cup for the first time since 1958
    The Azurris of Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 1958 on Monday after they were held to a goalless draw in the second leg of their play-off at the San Siro by Sweden, who qualified with a 1-0 aggregate victory. The Eu
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  • Checkout The Five African Countries That Have Qualified For 2018 World Cup

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  • Tottenham’s Dembele eyes start against Arsenal
    Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Mousa Dembele is confident he can make his first Premier League start for the club in two months, in the weekend’s clash at Arsenal after fully recovering from a foot injury. Dembele, whose progress has also been stalle
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  • Aiming to be Africa’s Best: Super Eagles Star, Victor Moses Talks on BBC, CAF Awards Nomination
    Chelsea right wingback, Victor Moses says his hard work earned him nominations for the BBC African Footballer of the year and the CAF African player of the year awards. Super Eagles and Chelsea star, Victor Moses has had a fantastic year for club and
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  • Neymar Reports He Regrets Joining PSG
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  • Sepp Blatter denies assaulting Hope Solo
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    For giving a fan a brutal Kung-fu kick, UEFA has banned Patrice Evra from European club football for the rest of the season. Olympique Marseille full-back Patrice Evra has been banned from European club football for the rest of the season, Uefa said
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  • Super Eagles ends Russia 2018 Qualifier unbeaten
    The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Friday ended the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier in an unbeaten fashion after they were held to a 1-1 draw by Algeria in Constantine on Friday. A goal from Hapoel Beer Sheva midfielder, John Ogu, and a converted penal
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  • Marseille terminates Patrice Evra’s contract for kicking a fan
    Marseille terminated its contract with Patrice Evra on Friday after his infamous karate kick on one of his own fans, the French club announced. Marseille said they and the 36-year-old had both agreed that the former Manchester United and French inter
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  • Mikel Obi opens up on how Chelsea carted him away from Manchester United
    Nigeria’s Super Eagles captain and Tianjin TEDA midfielder, John Mikel Obi who spent nine years at Stamford Bridge, made 374 appearances for Chelsea, winning two Premier League titles, four FA Cups, One Champions League trophy and one Europa Leagu
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  • David Moyes officially unveiled by Westham
    Scottish professional football coach, David Moyes has been confirmed as the new manager of British football club, West Ham United. The former Everton, Manchester United and Sunderland boss was handed an initial six-month deal, that will see him lead
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  • French club set to snap up Michael Emenalo
    Michael Emenalo has stepped down as Chelsea’s technical director but is already being targeted for a return to football with Ligue 1 giants Monaco, according to The Independent. Emenalo has been a key cog in the Chelsea machine under Roman Abramovi
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  • Super Falcons Star, Asisat Oshoala Wins Chinese Super Cup, Finishes as Top Scorer (Billeder)
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  • Super Falcons Star Wins Chinese Super Cup, Finishes As Top Scorer | Billeder
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  • Andrea Pirlo retires from football
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  • Michael Emenalo Quits Chelsea After 10-years
    Nigeria’s Michael Emenalo has shocked Chelsea by deciding to step down from his position as the clubs technical director after a 10-year service in a major blow to Roman Abramovich. Michael Emenalo has ended his 10-year association with Chelsea fol
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  • Why I Didn’t Shake Hands With Mourinho – Antonio Conte Talks on Chelsea’s Victory Over Man United
    Antonio Conte has explained why he didn’t shake Jose Mourinho’s hand after their latest Premier League encounter where the Blues won the Red Devil’s 1-0 at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte failed to shake Jose Mourinho’s hand on S
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  • Nigeria Win FIBA Africa 3×3 in Togo
    Nigeria has continued to consolidate its stand as a force to be reckoned with in the world of Basketball after winning a regional competition. Nigeria on Sunday won the men’s FIBA Africa 3×3 Championship in Lome, Togo after beating Ivory Coast 21-
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  • First Team Player Pulls Out Of Super Eagles Squad
    Several first team players of the Super Eagles will not be participating in the match against Algeria following fitness concerns. Exciting winger, Moses Daddy Ajala-Simon has become the latest player to withdraw from the Super Eagles squad, as he
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  • Westham ends Slaven Bilic contract as manager
    Slaven Bilic appointment has ended as manager of Westham on Monday, following a series of bad results that have left the club in the Premier League relegation zone. According to reports on the club’s official web site, it said “West Ham United ca
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  • Nigerian Coach Slumps And Dies During Training | Billeder
    Paul Banigo who is based in the Niger Delta part of Nigeria has passed away unexpectedly in the line of duty. A popular sports coach and fitness trainer in Cross River State, Paul Banigo slumped and died in UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar on Saturday N
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  • Dortmund fall to Bayern Munich in Bundesliga
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  • FIFA approves Nigeria vs Argentina friendly match
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  • Obafemi Martins Donates Wheelchairs, Crutches And Other Health Equipment To Lagos State | Billeder
    Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has received donations worth millions of naira from Nigerian footballer, Obafemi Martins. Nigerian international, Obafemi Martins on Thursday donated health equipment worth several millions of naira to the Lagos State Govern
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  • Arsenal Star’s Leg Might Get Amputated | Billeder
    The Spanish midfielder has struggled through a hellish year, and could have had his foot amputated following the severity of his injury. Injury-ravaged Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has revealed that he almost lost his foot during his lay-off.
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  • Patrice Evra for Kicking Banned By UEFA For Doing This To A Fan
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  • Everton gets dumped out of Europa League
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  • Turkish Nuri Sahin retires from International football
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  • Sunday Oliseh Wins Best Coach Award
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      Marseille coach Rudi Garcia said on Friday that he hopes Patrice Evra will not finish his "fantastic career" on "this note", referring to the left-back's attack on a fan.The post Garcia hopes Evra’s career won’t end with kick appeared first on V
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    • Russian TV will ‘not show Winter Olympics’ if team banned
      Russian state television said Friday it would not broadcast the Winter Olympics from South Korea next year if the Russian team is banned from the games over doping.The post Russian TV will ‘not show Winter Olympics’ if team banned appeared first
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    • Barca braced for week of reckoning – Valverde
      Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde warned against complacency when the La Liga leaders travel to Leganes on Saturday ahead of a testing week with trips to Juventus and Valencia also to come.The post Barca braced for week of reckoning – Valverde appe
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    • Obaseki to cheer Falconets, as they face Morocco in Benin City
      Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki will on Saturday lead residents of Edo State to the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, Benin City, to cheer Nigeria's U-20 female national football team also known as the Falconets.The post Obaseki to cheer Falconets, -en…
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    • Nigeria’s bobsled women first to qualify for Winter Olympics
      The Nigerian women's bobsled team was celebrating on Friday after becoming the first from Africa to ever qualify for the Winter Olympics.The post Nigeria’s bobsled women first to qualify for Winter Olympics appeared first on Vanguard News.
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    • 2018 FIFA World Cup tickets in great demand
      Just 24 hours after resuming ticket sales for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, a total of 159,402 tickets have been allocated to fans from around the world.The post 2018 FIFA World Cup tickets in great demand appeared first on Vanguard News.
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