Monthly Archives: September 2016

Pep Guardiola Urges Fans To Get Behind Manchester City In The Champions League

Pep Guardiola has urged Manchester City fans to throw their full weight behind their Champions League challenge after they opened their 2016/17 challenge with a win. City reached the semi-finals last season and began their sixth successive group stage campaign with a convincing 4-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach in a delayed clash at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday. Yet their ...

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Tottenham 1-2 Monaco: Spurs Stunned On Champions League Return At Wembley

Tottenham’s return to Champions League football ended in disappointment with a 2-1 defeat to Monaco in front of a record crowd at Wembley. With Spurs playing their Champions League games at the national stadium this season because of the development of their new stadium, 85,011 – a record home attendance for an English club in any competition – saw Monaco ...

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Navy Clampdowns on Militant Groups, Arrests One

Aspart of efforts to eliminate unwholesome activities perpetuated by criminals in the Niger Delta, the Nigerian Navy has arrested one of the top leaders of a group which goes by the name Bakassi Strike Force (BSF). The suspected Militant Mr Uduak Etim Thompson aka SANGATA was arrested on 12 September 2016 at his hideout in Calabar by a joint team ...

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Simone Biles’ Statement Regarding Drug Testing Leak

Simone Biles found herself the victim of the latest hacking scandal regarding Olympic athletes. Russian computer hackers acquired and published documents from the World Anti-Doping Agency’s athlete database, which revealed private medical information about the gymnast as well as Serena Williams and Venus Williams—all three of which were reportedly given medical exemptions to use banned drugs. The documents show that ...

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Manchester City 4-0 Borussia Monchengladbach: Sergio Aguero Hits Champions League Hat-Trick

Sergio Aguero scored his second European hat-trick of the season as Manchester City strolled to a 4-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach. Aguero scored a goal in each half in open play and sandwiched those strikes with a penalty after a foul on debutant Ilkay Gundogan. Kelechi Iheanacho added a fourth when he hammered home a pass from substitute Leroy Sane, ...

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Man United Title Bid Will Be Hurt By Europa League, says Jose Mourinho

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says the Europa League campaign may hamper his team’s Premier League ambitions. But Mourinho says he still wants to win Europe’s second tier competition and will ensure his players are motivated for the challenge. “It is more difficult, yes,” said Mourinho. “Especially because you have also the chance to play on the Monday, but we ...

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