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Pressure off Loew after Netherlands win

Pressure off Loew after Netherlands win

Germany coach Joachim Loew was lavished with praise on Monday morning after his team snatched a late win over the Netherlands in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier on Sunday. Loew has been under enormous...

SA U23 stay grounded ahead of Angola tie

SA U23 stay grounded ahead of Angola tie

The swashbuckling South Africa under-23 side arrived in the country on Saturday and went straight into preparation mode for the second leg of this second round Caf Olympic qualifier against Angola. The second leg...

Amuneke secures AFCON ticket for Tanzania

Amuneke secures AFCON ticket for Tanzania

Former Super Eagles player Emmanuel Amuneke has qualified Tanzania for the next Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) for the first time since 1980 after a 3-0 win over Uganda. Amunike who signed a two-year deal to...

Rangers defeat Remo Stars 5-2 in NPFL thriller

Rangers defeat Remo Stars 5-2 in NPFL thriller

Rangers International Football Club of Enugu on Sunday thrashed visiting Remo Stars FC of Sagamu 5-2 in a Match Day 12 fixture of the ongoing 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The victory in...

Ramsey absence 'a blow' admits Giggs

Ramsey absence ‘a blow’ admits Giggs

Wales manager Ryan Giggs said midfielder Aaron Ramsey missing his country’s opening Euro 2020 qualifier against Slovakia on Sunday due to injury is a “blow”. The 28-year-old Arsenal star – who is to join...

Namibia qualify despite 4-1 loss

Namibia qualify despite 4-1 loss

Namibia have qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) despite suffering a 4-1 loss at the hands of Zambia at the National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka on Saturday evening. The Brave Warriors...

Messi injured on return as Argentina lose to Venezuela

Messi to start Venezuela friendly on Argentina return

Lionel Messi will start Friday’s friendly against Venezuela in Madrid as he makes his return for Argentina following a self-imposed eight-month exile, coach Lionel Scaloni confirmed. Scaloni said that Messi would line up alongside...