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Bayern Munich closes in on 30th Bundesliga title_Femi Ehiabhi

Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski ended a personal jinx when he opened his account against Fortuna Duesseldorf by scoring twice in a 5-0 win on Saturday. The win ensured the title-holders moved closer to a record-extending 30th Bundesliga title. The thumping victory left leaders Bayern Munich, who are chasing an eighth successive league title, top… Continue reading Bayern Munich closes in on 30th Bundesliga title_Femi Ehiabhi

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Coughlin expecting another baby_Femi Ehiabhi

Former Olympic swimming champion and twelve-time medalist Natalie Coughlin of the United States is expecting another baby, local media reported on Saturday. Coughlin, one of the most decorated Olympic swimmers of all time, and husband Ethan Hall became parents to Zennie Mae in October 2018. Although she never formally retired from the sport, 37-year-old Coughlin… Continue reading Coughlin expecting another baby_Femi Ehiabhi

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Premiere League: Two Positive in Two Clubs From Latest Tests_Ada Nkong

Two new cases of coronavirus, at two separate clubs, have been found after the latest round of Premier League tests. Tests took place on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday of last week, with 996 players and club staff tested overall. Players or club staff who have tested positive will now self-isolate for a period of seven… Continue reading Premiere League: Two Positive in Two Clubs From Latest Tests_Ada Nkong

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Liverpool to Lift First Premier League Trophy Behind Closed Doors_Ada Nkong

Liverpool have been promised that they will be allowed their first Prem trophy lift, behind closed doors.The club needs just two wins from their remaining nine games when the Premier League returns next month to lift the crown for the first time since 1990. The Kop will be denied the right to witness the historic… Continue reading Liverpool to Lift First Premier League Trophy Behind Closed Doors_Ada Nkong

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Messi Has to Win World cup to Be Better Than Me-Edilson _Ada Nkong

Former Brazilian star, Edilson says Lionel Messi has to win the World Cup to prove he is better than him. The 49-year-old was part of the Brazilian side that won the Japan/Korea 2002 World Cup title. He also claimed that during his prime, he was better than Messi and Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo. Similarly, Edilson… Continue reading Messi Has to Win World cup to Be Better Than Me-Edilson _Ada Nkong

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Premier League Facing £340m TV Refunds Even if Season Resumes _Ada Nkong

Premier League clubs have been told they could have to repay an estimated £340m to domestic and international broadcasters - even if the season resumes behind closed doors. And BBC Sport has learned the clubs were warned on Monday that figure could rise if the season is curtailed or if relegation is scrapped. Club officials… Continue reading Premier League Facing £340m TV Refunds Even if Season Resumes _Ada Nkong

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No Talking, Goal Celebration as South Korea Resumes Football_Ada Nkong

No Talking Or Goal Celebrations As South Korea Restarts Football Season Channels TelevisionUpdated May 6, 202075 In this file photo taken on May 7, 2019, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors players celebrate scoring a goal during the AFC Champions League group stage football match between China’s Beijing Guoan and South Korea’s Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors in Beijing. STR… Continue reading No Talking, Goal Celebration as South Korea Resumes Football_Ada Nkong

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French Football Season Ends, PSG Declared Champion_Ada Nkong

France’s football league declared the season over on Thursday, with Paris Saint-Germain named as Ligue 1 champions. PSG led the table by 12 points from Marseille when the season was suspended in mid-March because of the coronavirus outbreak, which has gone on to kill more than 24,000 people in France. The announcement by the LFP… Continue reading French Football Season Ends, PSG Declared Champion_Ada Nkong

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Arsenal Players to Go Back to Training Grounds_Ada Nkong

Arsenal’s squad will be allowed back to their training ground from next week, although the club stressed they would still have to maintain British government guidelines designed to combat the spread of the coronavirus. The Premier League side’s players will have access to training pitches but on a strict rotational basis that will see them… Continue reading Arsenal Players to Go Back to Training Grounds_Ada Nkong