Fifa awards: Harry Kane one of four Premier League players nominated

Harry Kane is one of four current Premier League players nominated for the Best Fifa Men’s Player 2017 award. The Tottenham striker joins Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez and Chelsea midfielders Eden Hazard and N’Golo Kante on a shortlist of 24. Last year’s winner, Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo, is nominated, as are Lionel Messi of Barcelona More...

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By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 21st, 2017
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Kylian Mbappe: PSG target is left out of Monaco squad

Monaco’s 18-year-old forward Kylian Mbappe has been left out of the squad for Friday’s league match with Metz. French newspaper L’Equipe has previously reported that Paris St-Germain are close to signing France More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Fifa awards: Harry Kane one of four Premier League players nominated

Harry Kane is one of four current Premier League players nominated for the Best Fifa Men’s Player 2017 award. The Tottenham striker joins Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez and Chelsea midfielders Eden Hazard and More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Kylian Mbappe: PSG target is left out of Monaco squad

Monaco’s 18-year-old forward Kylian Mbappe has been left out of the squad for Friday’s league match with Metz. French newspaper L’Equipe has previously reported that Paris St-Germain are close to signing France More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Usain Bolt: Why Justin Gatlin win does not diminish Jamaican’s status

By Tom Fordyce Usain Bolt’s defeat by Justin Gatlin in the last individual 100m he will ever run proved several things: that sport has less time for happy endings than scripted dramas; that time catches up even More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, August 16th, 2017
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World Athletics Championships: How Nigeria trips up its own athletes

TosinOke, 36, is the reigning African triple jump champion Nigeria failed to win a medal at this month’s World Athletics Championships – meaning Africa’s most populous nation has come home empty-handed More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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Arsenal beat 10-man Chelsea on penalties to win Community Shield

Alvaro Morata missed a penalty on his Chelsea debut as Arsenal won an uncharacteristically feisty Community Shield in a shootout at Wembley. Record signing Morata – a late substitute – dragged a poor More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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Usain Bolt: Why Justin Gatlin win does not diminish Jamaican’s status

By Tom Fordyce Usain Bolt’s defeat by Justin Gatlin in the last individual 100m he will ever run proved several things: that sport has less time for happy endings than scripted dramas; that time catches up even More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, August 14th, 2017
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2018 CHAN Qualifier: Nigeria’s Ambassador to Benin Welcomes The Super Eagles

The home based Super Eagles of Nigeria have been welcomed to the Republic of Benin by Nigeria’s ambassador to the tiny West African Nation, as the CHAN Eagles prepare to face Benin in a 2018 CHAN Qualifier. Nigeria’s More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, August 11th, 2017
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Nigeria move up in August Fifa ranking

Nigeria have moved up a spot in Fifa’s latest World ranking released on Thursday ahead of next month’s 2018 World Cup qualifier clash with Cameroon. Despite their 2-0 home defeat to South Africa in an Africa More...