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Yaya Toure clinches African Player of the Year at 2014 Glo-CAF Awards

For the fourth year in a row, Ivorian soccer star Yaya Toure has won the African Player of the year at the prestigious Glo-CAF Awards. The sold out event held at the Ekp Hotels and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos. Glo Ambassadors including Music superstars Flavour, Lagbaja and P-Square presented …

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‘I am Ali’ is Stunningly Candid

When they are done right, they can make you feel you know a famous person intimately. Such is the case with “I am Ali.” A revealing and intimate feature documentary on one of the most recognized sports figures in history, it’s a well edited and engaging piece that features previously unseen …

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Germany are the 2014 World Cup Champs

The month-long journey that is the World Cup culminated on July 13 with an incredible match between Germany and Argentina. The extremely talented but tactically different squads totally emptied their tanks in the final match, but in the end Germany was just a little better. After winning 1-0, the Germans …

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Colombia heats up world cup

Colombia marked their long-awaited return to the FIFA World Cup™ with a 3-0 win over Greece at a packed Estadio Minerao. Pablo Armero, Teofilo Gutierrez and James Rodriguez scored the all-important goals in Belo Horizonte as Los Cafateros, back on the world stage for the first time since 1998, seized …

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Real MADRID Win Champions League Finals; beat Atlético Madrid 4-1

The world’s most expensive player Gareth Bale whose recent transfer to Real Madrid is valued at £86m lived up to expectations with a hat trick 2nd goal against Atlético Madrid.  The High energy tension soaked finals saw Atlético Madrid lead with a lone goal until the 93rd minute equalizer by Real Madrid. …

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Football legend Pelé is Emirates’ Global Ambassador

Emirates airline, an Official FIFA Worldwide Partner, has announced that Brazilian football legend Pelé will be one of its Global Ambassadors. Coinciding with the highly-anticipated FIFA World Cup™, hosted this summer in Brazil, Emirates has partnered with Pelé on its global campaign to showcase the connections that Emirates creates between people, …

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Cristiano Ronaldo is Worlds best Soccer Player

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the 2013 Ballon D’Or, a FIFA trophy that symbolizes the worlds best player. Ronaldo won with 27.99% of the votes ahead of Messi (24.72%) while Ribery was third (23.36%) according to France Football, co-organisers of the award with FIFA. Ronaldo scored 69 goals for Real Madrid and …

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Mikel Obi, Drogba, Yaya Toure unveiled as Africa Top Three for GLO CAF AWARDS

Africa’s highest football authority, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Tuesday announced Nigeria’s Mikel Obi and Cote D’Ivoire’s Yaya Toure and Didier Drogba as the top three nominees for the 2013 African Footballer of the year Award‎.  Both Drogba and Toure have won the trophy twice while this is …

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