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BREAKING: Christian Eriksen collapses on the pitch during Euro 2020 game, match suspended

BREAKING: Christian Eriksen collapses on the pitch during Euro 2020 game, match suspended

Denmark captain Christian Eriksen collapsed on the pitch in the first half of his country's opening Euro 2020 game against Finland. The Inter Milan midfielder received chest compressions by medics as players of both sides broke into tears. Shocked Denmark players formed a circle around the 29-year-old as his wife was seen crying on the side of the pitch. Thankfully, according to BeIN Sports, Eriksen has left the stadium awake and breathing. The Denmark v Finland game has been suspended by UEFA.
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Prophet TB Joshua saved my career, says football star Azeez

Prophet TB Joshua saved my career, says football star Azeez

Abu Abolaji Azeez, a Nigerian beach soccer player, has mourned the death of Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) founder, Prophet TB Joshua. Azeez, in a tweet via his Twitter account, narrated how the late Prophet assisted him when he could not travel to Dubai with his teammates because of his passport. He also revealed how TB Joshua helped his coach to secure a car in 2012 after he was told he had none. “I couldn’t join my team mates in Dubai because my passport was seized and about to be destroyed at the Italian embassy. “TB JOSHUA sent his…
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Villarreal Beat Man Utd 11-10 On Penalties After 1-1 Draw To Win Europa League

Villarreal Beat Man Utd 11-10 On Penalties After 1-1 Draw To Win Europa League

David de Gea failed at the end of a marathon penalty shootout as Villarreal dashed Manchester United's hopes of Europa League glory in Gdansk. This was a disappointing contest lacking in quality and producing only three shots on target across 120 minutes - but drama arrived with the spot-kicks. All 20 outfield players converted their penalties in an increasingly tense stadium, before Villarreal goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli blasted home his effort and then denied De Gea, who was crestfallen at the end. It gave Villarreal a first major trophy in their history and saw former Arsenal boss Unai Emery lift the…
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Former Super Eagles Star, Seyi Olofinjana Appointed Technical Director Of European Club

Former Super Eagles Star, Seyi Olofinjana Appointed Technical Director Of European Club

Grasshopper Club Zurich has appointed former Super Eagles combative midfielder, Seyi Olofinjana as its new technical director. The 40-year-old Nigerian was most recently loan-manager at Wolverhampton Wanderers. Olofinjana will take over the position of Technical Director at Grasshopper Club Zurich with immediate effect and will be responsible for the sports department. He takes over the position of interim sports director from Jimmy Berisha, who is stepping back into his role as managing director. Olofinjana played for Stoke City, Hull City and Wolverhampton Wanderers during his playing career. After his active career, he was employed by Wolverhampton Wanderers in various roles.…
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Sergio Ramos left out of Spain Euro 2020 squad

Sergio Ramos left out of Spain Euro 2020 squad

Sergio Ramos has been left out of Spain boss Luis Enrique's Euro 2020 squad Real Madrid centre-back Ramos, 35, has been struggling with injury and has only played one game since the end of March. His absence means there are no players from Real Madrid picked by Enrique for this summer's delayed tournament. Manchester City defender Aymeric Laporte had his switch from France to Spain approved by Fifa recently and he makes the 24-man squad. He is one of 10 players from the Premier League picked by Enrique, including Brighton keeper Robert Sanchez, Leeds United defender Diego Llorente and Wolves…
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BREAKING: Gattuso Sacked By Napoli After Failing To Qualify For Champions League

BREAKING: Gattuso Sacked By Napoli After Failing To Qualify For Champions League

Napoli’s failure to qualify for the Champions League on the final day of the season has seen Gennaro Gattuso relieved of his duties at the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona. The Partonepei had to win to guarantee Champions League football but only managed an underwhelming draw against Hellas Verona. Their slip allowed Juventus to leapfrog them into the top four as they thrashed Bologna. “Dear Rino,” tweeted Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis after the game. “I’m hppy to have spent almost two seasons with you. “Thanks for your work. I wish you all the best wherever you go. A hug to…
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Atletico Madrid beat Valladolid to win LaLiga

Atletico Madrid beat Valladolid to win LaLiga

Atletico Madrid edged city rivals Real Madrid to the La Liga title in dramatic fashion by coming from behind to beat Real Valladolid in the final game. Diego Simeone's side trailed to Oscar Plano's strike but turned the match around in the second half through goals from Angel Correa and Luis Suarez. It was a highly satisfactory triumph for Los Colchoneros as they finished two points ahead of defending champions Real, who end the season without silverware. Barcelona - playing without skipper Lionel Messi, who was resting before the summer's Copa America - won 1-0 at Eibar through Antoine Griezmann's…
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Super Eagles’ Maduka Okoye included in Eredivisie Team of the season as best goalkeeper

Super Eagles’ Maduka Okoye included in Eredivisie Team of the season as best goalkeeper

Nigeria's Maduka Okoye has made it into the Eredivisie Team of the season. The super eagles goalkeeper  was included for his fine displays between the sticks for Sparta Rotterdam. The Nigerian moved to Sparta Rotterdam from Fortuna Dusseldorf at the start of the season. Since his arrival, Okoye has conceded 35 goals in 28 games, kept 10 clean sheets and saved 33% of the penalties he faced. “With competitors such as Remko Pasveer from Vitesse and Sergio Padt from FC Groningen, the choice was not easy but Okoye had a wonderful season at Sparta,” voetbalzone said on their website. The…
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BREAKING:  Leicester City Beat Chelsea To Win FA CUP

BREAKING: Leicester City Beat Chelsea To Win FA CUP

Leicester City lifted the FA Cup for the first time as Youri Tielemans' stunning long-range goal earned the Foxes victory over Chelsea at Wembley. Tielemans collected a loose ball 30 yards out before rifling an unstoppable shot into the top corner. Chelsea thought they had equalised late on but VAR ruled out Wes Morgan's own goal due to offside in the build-up. The Foxes held firm in stoppage time to earn Brendan Rodgers his first major trophy in English football.
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