Arsenal snub Arteta, set to appoint Unai Emery as Wenger’s successor

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Arsenal has made a dramatic u-turn and are set to appoint Unai Emery as their new manager. Former Gunners midfielder, Mikel Arteta, was favourite to be named Arsene Wenger’s successor. But in a late twist, the club has decided to opt for Emery. Following a thorough recruitment process that involved all candidates being spoken to, Read More

Spain Names 23-man Squad For Russia 2018 World Cup

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Below is a list of the 23-man squad to represent Spain at the Russia 2018 World Cup. The list was released on Monday. Goalkeepers: Pepe Reina (Napoli), David de Gea (Manchester United), Kepa Arrizabalaga (Athletic Bilbao) Defenders: Nacho Fernandez, Sergio Ramos, Dani Carvajal (all Real Madrid), Gerard Pique, Jordi Alba (both Barcelona), Alvaro Odriozola (Real Read More

Nigeria has 0.3% chance of winning World Cup — UBS

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A top investment bank, UBS, has released an e-book titled ‘Investing and Football’ in which it detailed and extrapolated which teams have the greatest chance to win the 2018 FIFA World Cup, starting in Russia on June 14. Nigeria’s national football team, the Super Eagles, is one of 32 teams at the tournament and UBS Read More

EPL: Wenger approves Arteta replacing him as Arsenal manager

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Outgoing Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has said Mikel Arteta has “all of the qualities” required to replace him at the club. The 36-year-old Spaniard, who played 150 matches under Wenger at The Emirates, has emerged as a strong favourite to be named new Gunners boss. Arteta is presently an assistant coach to Pep Guardiola at Read More

Buffon resigns as Juventus goalkeeper

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Juventus’ longest-serving goalkeeper, Gianluigi Buffon, has confirmed he will leave the club at the end of the season. Buffon revealed this at a press conference at the Allianz Stadium on Thursday. The 40-year-old, who has spent 17 years at Turin, has captained the Old Lady to a seventh straight Serie A title and fourth consecutive Read More

England Names 23-man Squad For Russia 2018 World Cup

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Below is a list of the 23-man squad to represent England at the Russia 2018 World Cup. The list was released on Wednesday after by manager Gary Southgate. According to him, the likes of Harry Kane, Raheem Sterling, Dele Alli and Ruben Loftus-Cheek, his young England squad offers plenty of encouragement to the team. I Read More

Former Aston Villa defender, Jlloyd Samuel died in a car crash

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Former Aston Villa defender Jlloyd Samuel has reportedly died in a car crash. The horrific news went viral this afternoon just hours before Aston Villa’s play-off semi final second leg with Middlesbrough. Samuel made over 240 appearances for Bolton wonders and Aston Villa and was capped twice at the international level for Trinidad and Tobago. Read More

Messi, Aguero, Others In Argentina’s 35 Man Provisional World Cup Squad

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Mauro Icardi and Paulo Dybala have been included in Argentina’s provisional 35-man squad for the World Cup. The attacking duo have been named alongside captain Lionel Messi and the injured Sergio Aguero in head coach Jorge Sampaoli’s plans. Both Icardi and Dybala have seen their chances of making the final World Cup squad cast into Read More