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    Sports Denmark 0 France 0: World Cup’s first stalemate sends both teams through – News –...

    The first 0-0 of the World Cup means both Denmark and France will be playing in the round of 16. Denmark followed Group C winners France... read more via News – International – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Nigeria vs Argentina: Fans scramble for match tickets – Punch Newspapers

    Nigerian football fans are scrambling to secure tickets for the last group D match between Nigeria and Argentina at the ongoing 2018 World Cup in Russia. An official of the Nigeria Football Federation who spoke to the News Agency of Nigeria who did not want his name mentioned … read more...
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    Sports Saudi Arabia 2 Egypt 1: Last-gasp Al Dawsari earns consolation win – News –...

    Essam El Hadary saved a penalty on a record-breaking day, but his World Cup outing was ruined as Saudi Arabia left it late to beat Egypt. Salem Al Dawsari scored with the last kick of the game as Saudi Arabia ended their World Cup campaign with … read more via News – International...
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    Sports Russia 2018: there are no underdogs in football – BusinessDay News

    The world cup 2018 has been an interesting competition so far, as several teams once referred to as “underdogs” before the competition began, has put up a good fight. The world sees underdogs as unlikely candidates to make an impact in their various … read more via BusinessDay : News you...
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    Sports Russia 2018: Uruguay beat hosts to top spot as Egypt lose again – Premium Times Nigeria

    Luis Suarez scored his second goal of the World Cup and Edison Cavani opened his own account on Monday as Uruguay romped to a 3-0 win over Russia to snatch the top spot in Group A. Russia had the advantage going into the final group … read more via Premium Times Nigeria –...
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    Sports Egypt’s El Hadary, 45, to become oldest player in World Cup history – The Guardian Nigeria News ...

    Egypt’s goalkeeper Essam El Hadary smiles during a training session at the Akhmat Arena stadium in Grozny. Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary is set to become the oldest player ever to … read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News – Get More...
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    Sports Who will win World Cup 2018? The favourites, outsiders, underdogs & latest odds –

    The top challengers are usually understood, but there are always a few dark horses in the running for every major tournament The 21st edition of the World Cup is well under way and some of the best players in world football are gracing the stage in … read more via News –...
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    Sports We’re Going For Victory, Not Draw Against Argentina – Rohr – Leadership Newspaper

    Ahead of tomorrow final Group D match against two time world champions, Argentina in Saint Petersburg, Coach Gernot Rohr has admitted that the.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports World Cup 2018: Nigeria will be difficult – Pogba – Daily Post Newspaper

    Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba, has spoken ahead of France’s possible meeting with Nigeria in the round of 16 of the FIFA World Cup. Speaking at a press conference two days before their ... Read more via Daily Post Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports World Cup: Spain, Portugal target last 16 as Russia ride momentum – Punch Newspapers

    World Cup heavyweights Spain and Portugal can lock down spots in the last 16 on Monday, as hosts Russia ride a wave of national euphoria into their clash with Uruguay. Spain crashed out in spectacular... Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Australia v Peru: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview – News

    Australia and Peru will face off in their third and final Group C match in Russia A still to be decided Group C will be settled... Read more via News – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Rohr reveals Mikel Obi has fractured hand, speaks on preparations – Daily Post Newspaper

    Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has confirmed that captain John Mikel Obi sustained a hand injury, during their 2-0 win over Iceland on Friday. However, Rohr expects him to feature against... Read more via Daily Post Newspaper – Get More Nigeria...
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    Sports Turkish Ref, Cakir, To Officiate Nigeria Vs Argentina Match – Leadership Newspaper

    World football governing body FIFA on Sunday named Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir as centre referee to officiate the prestige Group D Russia 2018 World Cup.... Read more via Leadership Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Mane not satisfied despite scoring his 1st World Cup goal – USA Today

    For Sadio Mane, it was a wasted opportunity. The Senegal striker scored the first... Read more via USA Today – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports World Cup 2018: Poland v Colombia – The Guardian

    Poland were toothless and hopeless as they were outclassed and eliminated by Colombia, with James Rodriguez outstanding... Read more via The Guardian – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Russia 2018: Mane scores as Senegal share spoils with Japan – Premium Times Nigeria

    Sadio Mane got the opening goal as Senegal were held to a 2-2 draw by Japan in their second group game of the World Cup on Sunday. The Liverpool forward captained his country in Ekaterinburg and gave them the lead in the 12th minute, when … read more via Premium Times Nigeria –...
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    Sports Honda makes history with fourth World Cup goal for Japan – News – news

    The 32-year-old is now tops all time for Asian scorers at the World Cup after netting for his nation against Senegal. Keisuke Honda has become the highest scoring Asian player in... read more via News – International – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Sports Argentina players ‘will decide team’ for World Cup clash with Nigeria – Mail Online

    Argentina's World Cup camp descended into chaos on Saturday night with reports that Jorge Sampaoli would stay on as coach but be stripped of effective power before Tuesday night's vital fixture with Nigeria. With 2018 billed as the last chance for Lionel Messi to win... read more via Mail...
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    Sports Turkish Ref Cakir To Officiate Nigeria Vs Argentina Clash – Complete Sports Nigeria

    Turkish referee Cuneyt Cakir has been appointed by the FIFA to officiate the crucial Group D Russia 2018 World Cup clash between the Super Eagles and Argentina in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday. Cakir’s appointment was confirmed on the verified Twitter handle of FIFA Media … read more via...
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    Sports Mo Salah considering quitting Egypt national team – CNN

    Mo Salah is considering quitting the Egyptian national team due to his unhappiness over what has happened in Chechnya, where the team was based during the World Cup at Russia 2018, a source close to the Liverpool forward has told CNN.... read more via CNN – Get More...