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Obafemi Martins joins Wuhan FC on a one-year deal
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Obafemi Martins joins Wuhan FC on a one-year deal

Obafemi Martins has signed a one-year contract with Chinese Super League side Wuhan FC. The 35-year-old former Super Eagles striker joined Wuhan as a free agent after his contract with Shanghai Shenhua was terminated last week. Martins was once a player for Inter Milan, Newcastle, Wolfsburg, Rubin Kazan, Birmingham, Levante and Seattle Sounders in the MLS. Wuhan are currently fourth in the CSL Group B table with 16 points from 11 games.
Baby girl – Super Eagles star, Kenneth Omeruo welcomes second child
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Baby girl – Super Eagles star, Kenneth Omeruo welcomes second child

Super Eagles defender, Kenneth Omeruo and his wife, Chioma Omeruo, have welcomed their second child-- and its a baby girl. The 26-year-old defender who plays for CD Leganés in Spain shared the good news on Instagram. "Another reason to be grateful to God." He wrote. Kenneth Omeruo and baby girl. He added: "Thank you, my superwoman @oma_omeruo, it will take the grace of God to stop oh if u keep giving me gorgeous kids like this. I Love you." Super Eagles also confirmed the birth of the born baby on Instagram. "@ng_supereagles defender Trojan @omeruo welcomes second baby. Congratulations to the Omeruos! #SoarSuperEagles". The couple welcomed their first child, Chairein Omeruo in 2018.  Kenneth Omeruo and daughter, second child.
Naomi Osaka wins 2nd US Open women’s title
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Naomi Osaka wins 2nd US Open women’s title

Naomi Osaka has won her second U.S. Open title, rallying to beat Victoria Azarenka. Osaka, just 22, won her third Grand Slam title by turning around the match after playing poorly in the first set. "this is crazy.", Naomi wrote on Twitter. Naomi Osaka also wore a Kobe Bryant jersey after all her matches at the U.S. Open⁣ ⁣ She said it gave her strength. "I wore this jersey every day after my matches. I truly think it gave me strength. Always ", She wrote. "I just want to be the type of person that he thought I was going to be. He thought I was going to be great, so hopefully, I will be great in the future." Naomi added while speaking about Kobe. Azarenka fell to 0-3 in U.S. Open finals, all in three sets. She lost to Serena Williams in both the 2012 and 2013 final. See ...
Viral Video of Mason Greenwood inhaling hippy crack sparks reactions
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Viral Video of Mason Greenwood inhaling hippy crack sparks reactions

A viral video of Manchester United player, Mason Greenwood inhaling nitrous oxide at a party weeks before he was sent home from Iceland while on England duty, sparks reactions on social media. Pictures posted by the Sun show the 18-year-old filling a balloon with nitrous oxide from a canister before appearing to inhale to substance. A source for the Sun suggested Greenwood inhaled the gas in a Manchester apartment, with the video uploaded by the girl he partied with on Snapchat.  While responding to the video, Greenwood said in a statement issued through United: "I have now been made aware of the health risks associated with this practice - and accept that even trying it, as shown in these historical pictures, was poor judgment on my part. "I strong...
Super Eagles Star, Ajibade Babalade Is Dead
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Super Eagles Star, Ajibade Babalade Is Dead

Former Super Eagles defender, Ajibade Babalade has been confirmed dead after suffering cardiac arrest. Ajibade Babalade at his 50th birthday. Ajibade, 48 , died on Friday afternoon, September 4, while being rushed to the University College Hospital, Ibadan. “We are sad to announce the shock demise of former Super Eagles defender Ajibade Babalade. Babalade died of cardiac arrest today in Ibadan. May his gentle soul Rest In Peace. Our prayers are with his family,” NFF tweeted. Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Twitter. Babalade former club, Stationery Stores also paid tribute to him on social media. "Everyone at the club is sad to hear about the passing our ex-player Ajibade Babalade. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family. Sún ré o", tweet read. In Oct...
Daniel Amokachi Appointed As Special Assistant On Sports
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Daniel Amokachi Appointed As Special Assistant On Sports

Ex Super Eagles Striker, Daniel Amokachi popularly known As The "Bull" has been appointed as the Special Assistant on Sports to President Muhammadu Buhari. The appointment was issued on Monday, August 17, 2020 and signed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha. It reads: “I am pleased to inform you that Mohammadu Buhari, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has approved your appointment as Special Assistant on Sports. The appointment takes effect from the 11th of August, 2020, Daniel Amokachi Flaunts His Appointment Letter As Special Assistant On Sports To President Muhammadu Buhari. Amokachi, Super Eagles player represented Nigeria at the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and FIFA World Cup.  He managed Nigerian club Nasarawa United ...
Musa Nosa Kadiri Dead: Ex-Nigeria Footballer Dies After Falling From His Apartment In New York
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Musa Nosa Kadiri Dead: Ex-Nigeria Footballer Dies After Falling From His Apartment In New York

Former Nigerian footballer, Musa Nosa Kadiri, has died at the age of 53 after he went into a coma. Musa Nosa fell from his New York apartment which caused bleeding in his brain. He died on Friday, July 24. A source who confirmed his death said: "I'm surprised because I saw him Saturday or Sunday. We were going over some business he wanted to be done, and he looked fine. "He had lost a bit of weight due to being hospitalised two weeks earlier. But he was his usual self, talking politics and plans. So, a day or two later, he was unresponsive and on life support. It's hard to believe." His funeral service is scheduled to hold on Thursday, July 30, at 491 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY.  Kadiri grew up playing soccer on the streets of his hometown, Benin City in Nigeria. ...
Adebayo Akinfenwa Prays On Pitch, Klopp Congratulates ‘The Beast Striker’ After Wycombe’s Win
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Adebayo Akinfenwa Prays On Pitch, Klopp Congratulates ‘The Beast Striker’ After Wycombe’s Win

Adebayo Akinfenwa was videoed praying on the pitch in Wembley after his club, Wycombe Wanderers, made history in Monday’s League One play-off final. He was also congratulated by the Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp. Wycombe Wanderers secured promotion to play in the Championship for the first time in 133 years after defeating Oxford United 2-1. Akinfenwa, who is also known as ‘the beast striker’, went on his knees after the game to thank God for this achievement. https://twitter.com/footballdaily/status/1282774136734056448 Jurgen Klopp also congratulated Wycombe Wanderers striker Adebayo Akinfenwa after his side sealed promotion to the Championship. “Hello big man, congratulations,” Klopp said in a WhatsApp video posted by Akinfenwa on social media. " Are u crazyy...
Kamaru Usman Jams ‘Anybody’ By Burna Boy, Retains Welterweight Title After Beating Jorge Masvidal
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Kamaru Usman Jams ‘Anybody’ By Burna Boy, Retains Welterweight Title After Beating Jorge Masvidal

Kamaru Usman selected Anybody by Burna Boy as his entrance theme for his fight against Jorge Masdival -- He danced his way into the fight. Nigerian UFC champion, Kamaru Usman has retained his Welterweight title after defeating his American opponent, Jorge Masvidal at the UFC 251 which took place last night on ‘Fight Island’ in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Kamaru Usman dancing to Burna Boy 'ANYBODY Kamaru dominated the fight as he defeated Masvidal, 35, via unanimous decision (50-45, 50-45, 49-46), equalling former champion Georges St. Pierre's record of 12 straight wins at welterweight.  Masvidal got off to a quick start in the opening round, throwing a series of fast strikes and taking down Usman. But Usman took over the clash from the second round on, de...
See photos of Usain Bolt newborn daughter, Olympia Lightning Bolt
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See photos of Usain Bolt newborn daughter, Olympia Lightning Bolt

Jamaican athlete, Usain Bolt has shared photos of his newborn daughter, reveals her name is Olympia Lightning Bolt. He shared photos of his daughter as he celebrated his girlfriend Kasi on her 21st birthday. He captioned the photos: "I want to wish my gf @kasi.b a happy birthday and To let u know I am happy I get to spend ur special day with u. I want nothing but happiness for u and will continue to doing my best keeping a smile on ur face. Now we have started a new chapter together with our daughter Olympia Lightning Bolt I look forward to what the future will bring for us but be reassured that I will be the ROCK for this family. I Love you and happy 21th birthday."
Video Of Hugo Lloris and Son Clash
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Video Of Hugo Lloris and Son Clash

Hugo Lloris and Heung-min Son were about going one-on-one in a clash before they were separated by team mates. After the half-time whistle Son and Lloris could be seen arguing as they made their way towards the tunnel. During the argument, threatening to boil over, several Tottenham players were forced to intervene and separate the pair. Why Hugo Lloris and Heung-min Son Clashed Lloris was angry with Son's involvement during a chance late in the first half. Richarlison was inches from finding an equaliser for the visitors and Lloris was fuming that Son didn't track back. Watch Video Below; https://cloudup.com/c2oKCtEIBPB
Juventus 4 Torino 1 (Goals Highlights)
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Juventus 4 Torino 1 (Goals Highlights)

Highlights and reaction after Juventus beat Torino, 4 – 1. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a free-kick for Juventus from his 43rd attempt as he became the first player to score 25 Serie A goals in a season for the club since 1961. The derby win over Torino was also notable for Gianluigi Buffon’s record-breaking 648th Serie A appearance. Paulo Dybala put Juve ahead and Ronaldo set up a Juan Cuadrado goal. Watch Video Below: https://cloudup.com/czSgXCDdOA8
Man United V Bournemouth Highlights Video
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Man United V Bournemouth Highlights Video

Highlights after Manchester United beat Bournemouth in the Premier League. Manchester United overcame Bournemouth 5-2 in the Premier League at Old Trafford this today. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side went above Chelsea ahead of the Blues’ game against Watford with a win that extended their unbeaten run to 16 games in all competitions. They fell behind to Junior Stanislas’ opener, but led at the break through first-half efforts from Greenwood, Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial. Watch Video Below: https://cloudup.com/cHy9KMmJweU
Emmanuel Adebayor Pens A Goodbye To Olimpia Over Covid19 Pandemic
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Emmanuel Adebayor Pens A Goodbye To Olimpia Over Covid19 Pandemic

Ex-Arsenal star, Emmanuel Adebayor has penned a goodbye to Olimpia over coronavirus pandemic. The 36-year-old made a surprise move to the Paraguayan top flight to reunite with former Manchester City teammate Roque Santa Cruz. However, he parted ways with the club just five months into his contract over health fears amid the coronavirus pandemic. He wrote: "SEA, due to the pandemic; the Club and I had to make some tough decisions. We have come to a mutual agreement to terminate our contractual relationship. I would like thank President Marco Trovato, the Board of Directors, coach Garnero, the coaching staff, the players, the fans, and the general public for the incredible welcome and the good times spent together. I will certainly hold on to my Yerba Mate and think of you pe...
Ahmed Musa And Wife Celebrate Wedding Anniversary
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Ahmed Musa And Wife Celebrate Wedding Anniversary

Super eagles star Ahmed Musa and his wife are celebrating their wedding anniversary today, July 1. The football star went over to social media to share cute photos with his wife. He captioned; "To say I am blessed to have you in my life is an understatement. You have been the source of my strength and the one who keeps me going especially when I have no clue sometimes. You are a dream come true and I won't change you for anything in the world.⠀Here's to celebrating eternity with you. Thanks for all you do. Happy Anniversary Wifey!" https://www.instagram.com/p/CCExaCSDuM_/
Young Mikel Obi In Throwback Photo
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Young Mikel Obi In Throwback Photo

Could this really be Mikel Obi? -- The professional footballer looks innocent in throwback photo. Going by the photo, he probably was thinking about ruling the football world... We are joking. The Former Chelsea footballer Mikel Obi is now a father to twin beautiful daughters Ava and Mia - along side his wife, Olga Diyachenko.
“They Said I Was A Mistake” – Chichi Igbo Aka. Chified Speaks On Being Bullied On Internet
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“They Said I Was A Mistake” – Chichi Igbo Aka. Chified Speaks On Being Bullied On Internet

Nigerian ex-female football player ChiChi Igbo, popularly known as Chified speaks about internet bully and how her father was against her going into football. During an interview with BBC Pidgin , Chified said she started football and played for over 18 years before entering fashion designing and becoming a personal trainer. She also talked about how some people thought she wanted to be a man because of her muscles. "I dont want to be a man there is nothing there to be . Its my personal goal, its my personal appearance". She said. She also said her Father told her would never become somebody after she planned on venturing into football. Chified added that before her dad died, he took those words back. "He told me he was proud of me". She said. Chichi Igbo said she h...
Lionel Messi Is 33 years Old Today, Wish Him a Happy Birthday!
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Lionel Messi Is 33 years Old Today, Wish Him a Happy Birthday!

Lionel Messi turns 33 years Today, Wednesday June 24th. The Record breaking Ballon D'Or winner made his debut for Barcelona on November 16, 2003, at the age of 17, against RCD Espanyol and has gone on to represent the Catalan side ever since.  Messi has won 10 La Liga titles, 4 Champions League titles, 6 Copa del Ray titles, 3 Club World Cup titles, and 3 European Super Cups.  Happy Birthday Lionel Messi! https://cloudup.com/cVSBvh8Wdix
Fans React To Matteo Guendouzi and Neal Maupay Clash After Brighton Beat Arsenal
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Fans React To Matteo Guendouzi and Neal Maupay Clash After Brighton Beat Arsenal

Football fans are reacting to Arsenal star Matteo Guendouzi and Neal Maupay clash at the end of Brighton vs Arsenal 2-1 win. Guendouzi was videoed grabbing Brighton forward Neal Maupay by the throat in a brawl which fans are not happy about. https://twitter.com/UniqueRiggers/status/1274372795397550080 Arsenal lost 2-1 to Brighton on Saturday, June 20, 2020. "Surely a ban for Guendouzi?". A fan said while reacting to the clash. See Few Reactions Below: https://twitter.com/ftbIswanny/status/1274373557271789568 https://twitter.com/JackTheGooner/status/1274374401123909632 https://twitter.com/thfcMax/status/1274375595539996672 https://twitter.com/fullback03/status/1274371929890316292
“I Was Going Through Some Issues” – Angel Gomes Reacts To Video With TB Joshua
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“I Was Going Through Some Issues” – Angel Gomes Reacts To Video With TB Joshua

Man United Player Angel Gomes speaks on the viral video with TB Joshua at the Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN). He said: "regarding the video that has come out from 2016. I am from a Christian family at the time my mum was a fan of the pastor, and she really wanted me to go. I was going through some issues. From the outside looking in it looks crazy, but I was just practicing my faith. "I didn’t really need to explain myself but a lot of people was asking me what the video was about. I was young at the time and if my parents thought something was best for Me I would do it. There are far more important issues out there in the world we can tackle. https://twitter.com/agomes_47/status/1272800861497036801 Watch Video Below: https://cloudup.com/cjYI-RMUrFg
Reactions As Man United Angel Gomes Visits TB Joshua For Healing
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Reactions As Man United Angel Gomes Visits TB Joshua For Healing

TB Joshua is currently trending on the Nigerian Twitter platform as Man United Player Angel Gomes was videoed at the Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN). The videos were reported to be shot in 2017. "I play for Manchester United Football Club. And I’ve been struggling really with injuries." Angel Gomes said. Watch Video Below: https://cloudup.com/cjYI-RMUrFg
Renee Gracie Quits Racing To Become A Porn Star
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Renee Gracie Quits Racing To Become A Porn Star

An Australian female Supercar racing driver, Renee Gracie says she has no regrets quitting the sport to become a pornstar. 25-year-old Renee Gracie, who stopped participating in racing since 2017 and is now said to earn around £14,000-a-week through her work on OnlyFans, which ranges from nude photos to videos of her having sex. Speaking to Australia's Daily Telegraph, Gracie insisted she was happy with her new career. "It has put me in a financial position I could never have dreamed of and I really enjoy it," she said. "I am fine with whatever they want to call me. I am earning good money and I am comfortable with where I am at." https://www.instagram.com/p/B-QwQlXpl3c/ Gracie, who was active in her racing career between 2012-2017 never finished higher than 18th place...
Miljan Mrdakovic Is Dead After committing Suicide
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Miljan Mrdakovic Is Dead After committing Suicide

Ex-Serbian footballer, Miljan Mrdakovic, has died at the age of 38 after reportedly shooting himself in the head. Miljan Mrdakovic, ex-Partizan player, who was found dead in a Belgrade flat with a bullet in the head, committed suicide.  Daily Mail reports that the retired Partizan Belgrade, Anderlecht and Gent striker took his own life in his rented Belgrade apartment over the weekend after struggling with depression and anxiety. His girlfriend, Ivana Stanic, while confirming his death, said they had an ideal relationship and everything was great but he had problems and he liked to drink a lot. She said “I think that, in addition to the problems he had with depression, he also dealt with anxiety and that is the main reason why he did it. “After the end o...
Super Eagles Striker Victor Osimhen Loses Dad
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Super Eagles Striker Victor Osimhen Loses Dad

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, who plays for French Ligue 1 club Lille, has lost his father, Patrick Osimhen. The Super Eagles forward made the death of his father known via his official Twitter handle on Sunday Morning, May 24. He wrote: 'RIP DAD. no word to describe this feeling.' https://twitter.com/victorosimhen9/status/1264490963369672705
Usain Bolt And Girlfriend Kasi Bennett Welcome First Child, A Baby Girl
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Usain Bolt And Girlfriend Kasi Bennett Welcome First Child, A Baby Girl

 Jamaican Olympic legend Usain Bolt has become a father for the first time after welcoming the birth of a baby girl with his girlfriend Kasi Bennett. Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness confirm the birth of Bolt’s daughter in a social media post on Monday May 18th. “Congratulations to our sprint legend and Kasi Bennett on the arrival of their baby girl!” Holness wrote on Twitter. It comes just two months after Usain and Kasi, both 33, hosted a beautiful baby shower where they revealed the baby’s gender to their friends and family.  https://www.instagram.com/p/B7qHthzl3XQ/?utm_source=ig_embed
Download Video: Erling Haaland Goal and Celebration In Dortmund Vs Schalke Match Highlights Mp4
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Download Video: Erling Haaland Goal and Celebration In Dortmund Vs Schalke Match Highlights Mp4

Borussia Dortmund Erling Haaland scored the first goal in a match with Schalke, as football made its return on Saturday afternoon, May 16th 2020. The 19-year-old produced a fine finish to open the scoring for Dortmund in the Revierderby against Schalke. His funny goal celebration trends and is been talked about by fans . Dortmund vs Schalke match ended in 4:0. Watch Video Below: Download VIdeo See Reactions Below: https://twitter.com/btsportfootball/status/1261662699559288832 https://twitter.com/btsportfootball/status/1261671438110674944 https://twitter.com/holardamolar/status/1261693045252280321 https://twitter.com/Troll__Footbal/status/1261691633810026497 https://twitter.com/SquawkaNews/status/1261677671156797441
Wilfred Ndidi And Wife Welcome Baby Girl, First Child
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Wilfred Ndidi And Wife Welcome Baby Girl, First Child

Popular Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, and his wife Dinma have welcomed their first child together, a baby girl.  Wilfred Ndidi and his wife got married in May 2019. The Leicester City star took to Instagram to share the good news with adorable photos of he and his wife with their newborn daughter, who they have named, Jaina.  He wrote: 'I’m Fortunate to know that ‘’God is gracious’’ - JAINA .'
‘I’m A Bad Boy For Life’ – Mike Tyson At 53 Shows His Speed In New Training Video Ahead Of His Return
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‘I’m A Bad Boy For Life’ – Mike Tyson At 53 Shows His Speed In New Training Video Ahead Of His Return

53 years old Mike Tyson still have the moves, speed and power in a new training video ahead of his return to boxing. 'Iron Mike' took to Twitter to post a short video of himself working the pads in preparation for a return to in-ring action. His tweet was captioned: 'I'm a bad boy for life', and the clip shows him unloading with ferocious shots that even stunned his trainer. https://twitter.com/MikeTyson/status/1256300450539700224 Fans on Twitter have reacted to the clip and they all marveled at the skill on display. Watch Video Below: Tyson recently revealed that he wants to return to the ring in a string of charity exhibition matches. Speaking to rapper T.I on Instagram Live, the 53-year-old said: "I've been hitting the mitts for the last week. "That'...