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    Sports Neymar explains why he faked his pain during World Cup – Standard Digital News

    Ridiculed the world over for faking and diving during a disappointing World Cup campaign in Russia, Brazilian forward C has admitted to “exaggerated” reactions saying he is still learning to deal with frustration.... read more via Popular Standard Digital News Feeds –
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    Sports Pogba hosts pool party in LA as he continues to celebrate France’s win – Mail Online

    Paul Pogba hosts pool party in Los Angeles as he continues to celebrate France’s World Cup win ahead of returning to Manchester United for the new Premier League season Paul Pogba is continuing to celebrate France’s World Cup win in Los Angeles Pogba is currently on holiday with … read...
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    Sports 75 Nigerian football fans disappear in Russia – Punch Newspapers

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has revealed that 75 out of 230 stranded Nigerian football fans absconded in Russia after the 2018 World Cup. The ministry’s spokesman, Tope Elias-Fatile, said in Abuja on Wednesday that the fans absconded in spite of government’s efforts to help … read more...
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    Sports Ahmed Musa’s Goal Ranked 8th Best At World Cup – NaijaBizCom.Com

    Nigeria’s Super Eagles Ahmed Musa’s goal against Iceland was ranked eighth among the Top 10 goals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup which held in Russia.... read more via NaijaBizCom.Com – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Russia 2018 Best Goal: Musa, others know fate today – – The Sun News

    With voting closed on Monday, the result of the poll for the best goal of Russia 2018 World Cup will be unveiled today. Nigeria’s Ahmed Musa and 16 other players whose goals were shortlisted will then know if their exploits gathered enough public support. Eighteen goals were … read more via...
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    Sports FIFA 2018 WC: Africa’s poor showing troubles CAF boss – Vanguard News

    Confederations of African Football (CAF) president, Ahmad has revealed his frustration with the poor showing of the five African nations at the recently concluded FIFA World Cup in Russia. Nigeria, Egypt, Tunisia, Senegal and Morocco all failed … read more via Vanguard News –...
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    Sports Neymar speaks on relationship with Mbappe – Daily Post Nigeria

    Brazilian ace, Neymar has stated that there was no ill-feeling between him and France youngster, Kylian Mbappe. There were claims that Neymar did not congratulate Mbappe, his teammate at PSG, after the 19-year-old helped France win their second World Cup in history. But Metro UK quoted the …...
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    Sports Giroud to shave his head after losing 2018 World Cup bet – Daily Post Nigeria

    France striker, Olivier Giroud, has confirmed he will fulfill his vow to shave his head, after losing a bet made at the 2018 World Cup. Giroud promised to cut off all his hair, if Les Bleus won the tournament. Despite not having a single shot on target … read more via Daily Post Nigeria –...
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    Sports ISIS Spent Months Pushing Jihadist World Cup Attacks. Here’s Why They Failed. –

    They riled up their fans. They highlighted their star players and invited the next big scorer to try out. They seemed poised to take one or more direct shots at their goal. And yet the World Cup utterly fizzled for the Islamic State..... read more via SOCCER news, photos, and video – Yahoo...
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    Sports Croatia’s Nikola Kalinic declines World Cup medal after being sent home early – TODAY.NG

    Croatia forward Nikola Kalinic has not accepted a runners-up medal after his country’s 4-2 World Cup final defeat to France because he was sent home early in the competition, reports in the Croatian media said. Kalinic, dismissed from the squad following the 2-0 victory over Nigeria in their...
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    Sports Argentine star urges Messi not to retire – Daily Nation | Home

    Carlos Tevez has told Lionel Messi not to retire from international football following Argentina’s chaotic World Cup in Russia. It was a forgettable campaign for Messi and Argentina, who were eliminated by eventual champions France in the last 16 at Russia 2018 as Jorge Sampaoli later …...
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    Sports Mourinho tells Pogba to ‘understand why he was so good’ at World Cup – News

    The Manchester United boss hailed the midfielder’s performances in the late stages of the tournament and hopes it leads to further success. Jose Mourinho has pointedly urged Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba to “understand why” he was one of the stars of France’s World Cup triumph. …...
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    Sports World Cup 2018: 2018 FIFA World Cup team of the tournament –

    Pulse Sports has compiled its team of the tournament for the 2018 FIFA World Cup based on glaring performances by individual players … read more via – Nigeria’s entertainment & lifestyle platform online – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports World Cup Records That Were Shattered, Beaten, Matched Or Extended At Russia 2018 – Forbes

    We hoped for a great World Cup, and that is what we got. Russia put on a great show. The stadiums were full, the supporters were well behaved, and the countries and players produced some incredible performances that will long be remembered.... read more via SOCCER news, photos, and video –...
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    Sports 2018 World Cup Award Winners [Full List] – Daily Post Nigeria

    The 2018 World Cup is now officially concluded after France beat Croatia 4-2 in the final encounter played on Sunday at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia. Below are lists of players who won different individual awards at the tournament. Golden Ball (Best player of the tournament) …...
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    Sports France Begins Party After World Cup Victory – Channels Television

    France erupted in joy on Sunday as the country clinched the World Cup, with fans streaming into the streets, honking car horns and flying the tricolore flag at the start of an enormous national celebration. Cheers rang out throughout the country for each of four goals in the final as... read...
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    Sports Three Things We Learned From France’s World Cup Final Win – Channels Television

    France are world champions for a second time as Les Bleus ran wild while Croatia’s energy reserves ran dry to win a thrilling World Cup final 4-2 in Moscow on Sunday. Didier Deschamps’s men also ...... read more via Channels Television – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports The Top 10 Records Set At The 2018 FIFA World Cup – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper

    The Russia 2018 World cup experienced a great number of "First of’s" which has been curated below; 1 – There was just one goalless draw at the 2018 World Cup (France vs Denmark), the fewest at any World Cup tournament since … read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World...
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    Sports In World Cup final, you don’t give that penalty – Croatia coach – TODAY.NG

    Croatia coach, Zlatko Dalić, has condemned the penalty that gave France the second goal in the just-concluded World Cup Final in Russia...... read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    World French President Macron Thanks Team After World Cup Win – Channels Television

    President Emmanuel Macron, whose enthusiasm soared with each goal as France marched toward World Cup victory on Sunday, expressed his thanks to the young team on Twitter after congratulating the players on the pitch in Moscow. “MERCI” Macron wrote in a one-word tweet after the match, … Read...