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Man City’s revenue exceeds Man United’s for first time

Man City’s revenue exceeds Man United’s for first time

Manchester City’s revenue exceeded arch rivals Manchester United for the first time last year, the Premier League champions revealed in their latest financial accounts on Wednesday. City reported club record revenue of £569.8 million ($780 million) for their title-winning 2020-21 season. That was a revenue increase of 19 per cent on the previous year, with...

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Full list: 15 teams who have qualified for UEFA Champions League round of 16

Full list: 15 teams who have qualified for UEFA Champions League round of 16

List of teams to have qualified for the last 16 of the Champions League after Wednesday’s group games: Group winners: Manchester City (ENG), Liverpool (ENG), Ajax (NED), Real Madrid (ESP), Bayern Munich (GER), Manchester United (ENG), Lille (FRA), Juventus (ITA) Runners-up: Paris Saint-Germain (FRA), Read Also Osimhen missing from top 10 U-23 most valuable forwards...

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Seven Leicester players miss Napoli trip due to COVID-19, illness

Seven Leicester players miss Napoli trip due to COVID-19, illness

Leicester will be without seven players for Thursday’s decisive Europa League trip to Napoli due to coronavirus cases or illness, manager Brendan Rodgers revealed on Wednesday. Extra measures to curb rates of Covid-19 infections in England, including the introduction of vaccine passports for the first time, were announced by the British government on Wednesday due...

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Omicron: CAF dismisses AFCON postponement rumours

Omicron: CAF dismisses AFCON postponement rumours

The Confederation of African Football has dismissed rumours that the Africa Cup of Nations scheduled to hold next year in Cameroon could be postponed or moved from the West African country following the recent discovery of the new Omicron variant of COVID-19. READ ALSO: Omicron coranavirus: Senate pressures uk to remove nigeria from red list...

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FIFA releases shortlist for The Best Football Awards 2021

FIFA releases shortlist for The Best Football Awards 2021

FIFA has revealed the candidates shortlisted for The Best FIFA Football Awards 2021, the winners of which will be revealed at an online ceremony on 17 January 2022. Two expert panels – one for women’s football and one for men’s football – selected the candidates for each category. The nominees are listed below in alphabetical order: The...

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BREAKING: Manchester United Sack Solskjaer After Watford Defeat

BREAKING: Manchester United Sack Solskjaer After Watford Defeat

Manchester United on Sunday confirmed the sacking of club coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. His removal followed a 4-1 loss of United to Watford on Saturday. First-team coach Michael Carrick has been named as caretaker coach while United seek a replacement to take charge until the end of the season, Daily Mail reports. In a statement...

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‘Nigeria must fire Rohr’

‘Nigeria must fire Rohr’

The Super Eagles may have qualified to the final playoffs for the 2022 World Cup, but another unconvincing display has sparked calls for coach Gernot Rohr to be fired. The Eagles parading their top stars from the top leagues in Europe had to labour Tuesday to a 1-1 draw at home with Cape Verde, who...

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Eagles too slow against Cape Verde, laments Rohr

Eagles too slow against Cape Verde, laments Rohr

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has admitted his team lacked pace in their final Group C fixture against Cape Verde on Tuesday, ugamatv reports. The Eagles reached the Qatar 2022 World Cup qualifying play-offs despite being held 1-1 by the Blue Sharks at the Teslim Balogun Stadium in Lagos. Rohr’s side finished with 13 points from six games,...

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