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Thierry Henry has ‘everything’ to become good coach – Deschamps
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Thierry Henry has ‘everything’ to become good coach – Deschamps

Belgium's defender Thomas Meunier, Belgium's defender Vincent Kompany, Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini and Belgium's assistant coach Thierry Henry attend a training session of Belgian national team the Red Devils in Tubize on October 11, 2018, on the eve of their second game in the UEFA Nations League against Switzerland. (Photo […]

Netherlands hammer Germany to increase pressure on Loew
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Netherlands hammer Germany to increase pressure on Loew

Netherlands' defender Virgil van Dijk (4thL) celebrates with teammates after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Nations League football match between Netherlands and Germany, on October 13, 2018 at Johan Crujiff ArenA in Amsterdam. EMMANUEL DUNAND / AFP Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk led the Netherlands to a crushing […]

Carrick hails Mourinho as managerial ‘great’ alongside Ferguson
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Carrick hails Mourinho as managerial ‘great’ alongside Ferguson

Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures after the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Newcastle at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on October 6, 2018. (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) / Manchester United coach Michael Carrick says Jose Mourinho is in an elite […]

Portugal ruin Lewandowski’s century celebration
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Portugal ruin Lewandowski’s century celebration

Poland's forward Robert Lewandowski (R) looks on as Portugal's midfielder Ruben Neves (C) plays the ball during the UEFA Nations League football match Poland v Portugal at the Slaski Stadium in Chorzow, Poland on October 11, 2018. Janek SKARZYNSKI / AFP Portugal, playing without embattled Cristiano Ronaldo, defeated Poland 3-2 […]

Fitness level will determine Eagles result in qualifiers, says Rohr
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Fitness level will determine Eagles result in qualifiers, says Rohr

[fILE] Nigeria's German coach Gernot Rohr looks on during a training session at Essentuki Arena in Yessentuki, southern Russia, on June 18, 2018 during the Russia 2018 World Cup football tournament.<br />PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP Nigeria’s Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr, has said the level of fitness of […]

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Adelabu joins campaign for home-based players in Super Eagles

Former International, Adegoke Adelabu is worried by the continuous dependence on foreign-based players by Super Eagles’ handlers in the on-going African Cup of Nations qualifying series in which Nigeria will meet Libya on Saturday at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo. Enyimba’s goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa is the only home-based player […]

Can Jose Mourinho survive ‘manhunt’ after stay of execution?
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Can Jose Mourinho survive ‘manhunt’ after stay of execution?

Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Newcastle at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on October 6, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Oli SCARFF / Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho survived a wild weekend at Old Trafford […]