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CAF Ban Kenyan Coach For Spitting On Referee

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The Confederation of African Football, CAF, has handed a 1-year ban from football to Kenyan national team coach Abdel Amrouche for allegedly spitting on a referee.    

Head Coach Names 21 Players For 2014 FIFA U20 Women's World Cup

4 years ago /

Head coach of Nigeria under 20 women national team Peter Dedevbo has announced a final list of 21 players for the 2014 FIFA under 20 Women’s World Cup starting August 6th in Canada.    

Mo Farah Pulls Out Of Commonwealth Games In Glasgow

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Double Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah has withdrawn from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after failing to recover from a recent illness and will focus instead on recovering for the European Championships in Zurich.

Commonwealth Games Begins In Glasgow, 4,500 Athletes Battle For Medals

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The Commonwealth Games Glasgow will officially get under way following the announcement of the opening ceremony on Wednesday evening and, just as before London 2012, the sun is shining on a city rippling with anticipation.

Manchester City’s Álvaro Negredo Out For Three Months

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Manchester City’s Álvaro Negredo out for three months, Spain striker underwent surgery on broken metatarsal says Pellegrini.

Dunga Confirmed As New Brazil Coach

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The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) on Tuesday appointed Dunga as coach, replacing Luiz Felipe Scolari, whose contract was not renewed after the hosts' World Cup semi-final thrashing by Germany.

Tiago Snubs Chelsea Signs New Deal with Atlético Madrid

4 years ago /

The Portuguese midfielder Tiago Mendes has signed a new two-year deal with Atlético Madrid, ruling out a possible return to his former club Chelsea.

Real Madrid Is Most Valuable Sport Teams For 2014 - Forbes

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Real Madrid has made it to the Champions League semifinals for four consecutive years and generates more revenue than any sports team in the world. The club value is estimated at $3.44 billion, the club is own by several members.

Real Madrid Sign World Cup Star, James Rodiguez

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Real Madrid have signed Colombian star James Rodriguez from Monaco in a £63million deal.    

Paramilitary Games Event Described As A Major Tool For Unity In The Country

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Organizers of the paramilitary games in Nigeria have described sports as a major tool for the unity of the country.

Nigeria To Feature In 7 Sports At The Commonwealth Games

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When the 20th commonwealth games open in Glasgow, Scotland on July 23, team Nigeria will feature in seven sports.

Gerrard Retires From International Football

4 years ago /

England captain, Steven Gerrard has announced his retirement from international football.    

FIFA Lifts Ban On Nigeria

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The world football governing body, FIFA, has lifted the suspension imposed on Nigerian football on July 9, due to government’s interference in the administration of the game.    

Michu Joins Napoli On A Season Long Loan From Swansea

4 years ago /

Swansea forward Michu has joined Napoli on a season-long loan with an agreed option to make the move permanent.  

Newcastle Have Signed Daryl Janmaat On A Six-Year Deal

4 years ago /

Newcastle United have completed the signing of Dutch international full-back Daryl Janmaat from Feyenoord for an undisclosed fee.

Arsenal Sign Full-Back Mathieu Debuchy From Newcastle

4 years ago /

Arsenal have signed defender Mathieu Debuchy from Newcastle United on a long-term contract for an undisclosed fee, widely believed to be £12million.

QPR Signs Rio Ferdinard

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Former England defender Rio Ferdinand has signed for Queens Park Rangers on a Bosman free transfer, the club have confirmed.

German World Cup Winning Captain, Philip Lahm Ends International Career

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Germany captain Philipp Lahm has announced his retirement from international football.

Toni Kroos Joins Real Madrid From Bayern Munich

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Germany international Toni Kroos has signed a six-year contract with Real Madrid, according to a statement from Bayern Munich.  

Van Gaal Begins His Manchester United Reign

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The Netherlands coach at the 2014 World Cup, Louis Van Gaal arrived England on Wednesday to begin his reign as new manager of Manchester United.