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EPL: Man Utd stay on top after Liverpool draw

EPL: Man Utd stay on top after Liverpool draw English Premier League leaders Manchester United were thwarted by the second-half heroics of keeper Alisson in a goalless draw with champions Liverpool. The Brazilian stuck out his foot to block Bruno Fernandes’ strike and then stood tall to save Paul Pogba’s shot. The match failed to live up...

Mount winner buys Lampard time at Chelsea

Mount winner buys Lampard time at Chelsea Frank Lampard was relieved to get Chelsea back to winning ways as Mason Mount’s late strike broke the resistance of 10-man Fulham to earn a 1-0 victory in the West London derby on Saturday. The Blues were languishing down in 10th at kick-off after a run of one win...

Rooney confirmed as permanent Derby County manager

Rooney confirmed as permanent Derby County manager Wayne Rooney has retired from football after being appointed as Derby County’s new manager. England and Manchester United’s all-time leading goalscorer had been doing the job on a temporary basis following the sacking of Phillip Cocu towards the end of November, but he has now signed a two-and-half-year deal...

Golden Eaglets hit final, pick ticket to Morocco

Golden Eaglets hit final, pick ticket to Morocco Beat Resilient Burkina Faso 1-0 Against the expectations of many Nigerian football fans, the Golden Eaglets yesterday qualified for the final of the WAFU U-17 Cup Tournament holding in Togo, beating a resilient Burkina Faso 1-0. The victory also gave Nigeria passage to the CAF U-17 Cup of...

Joshua, Fury to earn $100m in heavyweight showdown

Joshua, Fury to earn $100m in heavyweight showdown Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Dubai, Qatar, China Battle To Host A location has finally been confirmed for the all-British showdown between Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury later this year, according to the Gypsy King’s legendary promoter Bob Arum. There has been much clamour for information on the bout, which is...

EPL: How Mourinho helped Man Utd in getting more penalties

EPL: How Mourinho helped Man Utd in getting more penalties Manchester United striker, Marcus Rashford, has admitted that Jose Mourinho urged him to be more “savvy” in order to win more penalties for the club. Recently, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp mocked United’s high penalty count, by claiming that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side had been awarded more...

Gold Cup to Foster Unity in Uromi Kingdom – Prince Odianonsen

Gold Cup to Foster Unity in Uromi Kingdom - Prince Odianonsen Uromi 16th December 2020 Prince Odianonsen Odine, native Uromi is a Business Executive, Philanthropist and Community Sports Organizer. He is the host of the currently trending 'Gold Cup', a highly competitive sports event in Uromi Edo State. In this encounter with Esan News Magazine,...