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ARS 3-0 AFC: Full Match Report, Highlights And Player Ratings

Arsenal beat AFC Wimbledon 3-0 at the Emirates Stadium, setting up a Carabao Cup fourth-round meeting against Leeds United thanks to Eddie Nketiah's spectacular back-heeled flick. After Gabriel Martinelli was pulled down in the box, Alexandre Lacazette converted from the penalty spot to give the Gunners the lead (10).

  2 months ago ago
ARS 3-0 AFC: Full Match Report, Highlights And Player Ratings

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ARS vs AFC: Match Prediction, Preview & Kickoff Time

After a shaky start, Arsenal are starting to find their feet, and they'll be expected to win easily against League One side Wimbledon in the third round of the League Cup. The Gunners have won two games in a row and three of their past four.

  2 months ago ago
ARS vs AFC: Match Prediction, Preview & Kickoff Time

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Opinion: 2 Players Arsenal Should Sign Before Their EPL Game Against Chelsea

As regards the 2021-2022 season, Arsenal will be clashing against Chelsea in their second Premier League game at the Emirates. And, Mikel Arteta will focus on taking the club to a new level, and compete with his competitors in the league. Meanwhile, having seen how the Gunners played against Hibernian yesterday, It's crystal clear that they need to sign some players before the commencement of the 2021-2022 campaign.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: 2 Players Arsenal Should Sign Before Their EPL Game Against Chelsea

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Opinion: Chelsea can win their first World Club Cup trophy if Tuchel makes use of this lineup

Photo credit: Sport 360 World Club Cup is a competition played by the winners of UEFA champions league, AFC champions league, CONCACAF champions league, Copa Libertadores and OFC champions league.The winners of these competitions will come together and challenge one another after which the winner is being awarded the World club cup.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: Chelsea can win their first World Club Cup trophy if Tuchel makes use of this lineup

POLITICS

"Protect Northerners In The S'East Just Like We Protect Igbos In The North" - Arewa Consultative Forum Tell S'East Governors

The Arewa Consultative Forum (AFC) group has come together to commend and praise Southeast governors for condemning the activities of the outlawed IPOB group in their state along with other hostilities alleged to have been meted on northerners in the region. This image was used for an illustrative purpose.

  5 months ago ago

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Meet 3 Hong Kong Footballers That Are From Nigeria (Photos)

1. Alex Tayo Akande Alexander Oluwatayo Akande, born 9 February 1989, is a Hong Kong professional footballer who currently plays as a striker for Hong Kong Premier League club Kitchee. Akande was born in Nigeria to Nigerian parents, but after living for more than seven years in Hong Kong, he obtained his Hong Kong residency and became eligible to play for the Hong Kong national team in October 2015.

  4 months ago ago
Meet 3 Hong Kong Footballers That Are From Nigeria (Photos)

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Super Eagles prospect was on target for his English club-side in their 2-0 away League victory

Super Eagles of Nigeria prospect Dominic Solanke was on target for AFC Bournemouth on Wednesday night, as they defeated Birmingham City FC 2-0 at Saint Andrew's Trillion Trophy Stadium in the week 3 of English Championship. The Chelsea FC star was given another starting role by coach Scott Parker and he was exceptional in his team's deserved victory over their opponent.

  3 months ago ago
Super Eagles prospect was on target for his English club-side in their 2-0 away League victory

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2022 World Cup Qualifier: Full results, number of slots for each continent, qualified teams so far.

The 2022 FIFA World Cup will be hosted by Qatar and will run from November 21st November to 18th December. The decision to shift the tournament from normal June/July to November was due to Qatar's intense summer heat. Slots for each continent: • Africa (CAF) 5

  1 month ago ago
2022 World Cup Qualifier: Full results, number of slots for each continent, qualified teams so far.

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Top 5 Asian Footballers In 2021

Although Asian football has never been as entertaining as European football, it has progressed significantly in recent years and begun to attract the attention of football fans thanks to the efforts of its managers and players. To be named Asian Footballer of the Year, you must meet a number of criteria, including the ability to score goals and assist, as well as skills, teamwork, and so on.

  1 month ago ago
Top 5 Asian Footballers In 2021

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Meet the most successful CLUB and PLAYER in the history of the FIFA Club World Cup

The FIFA Club World Cup is an international competition introduced by FIFA in 2000 to honour the best club in the world.The competition is contested by seven clubs around the world in a chosen host country at a duration of about 14 days.

  9 months ago ago
Meet the most successful CLUB and PLAYER in the history of the FIFA Club World Cup

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Fans React To Ajax's Bob Marley Inspired Jersey

Football fans have reacted to the new jersey unveiled by Dutch club AFC Ajax. Yesterday, the Eredivisie giants took to their social media platforms to reveal their third kit which is inspired by reggae legend Bob Marley and his song titled "Three Little Birds". The new black jersey has the Ajax crest and sponsor and is beautified with stripe colours of red, yellow, and green which are the Rastafari colours.

  3 months ago ago
Fans React To Ajax's Bob Marley Inspired Jersey

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Can Chelsea win the Fifa Club World Cup Trophy?

After winning the Uefa Champions League title, Chelsea will take part in the Fifa Club World Cup tournament scheduled for December 2021 and it will be hosted by Japan. Aside the Uefa Champions League winner, the winners of Copa Libertadores, AFC champions league, CAF Champions League, CONCACAF, OFC Champions League and host nation's league champions will also pertake in the competition.

  6 months ago ago
Can Chelsea win the Fifa Club World Cup Trophy?

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Forgotten Arsenal star in line to start Premier League season opener against Brentford

Cedric Soares in line to start Arsenal’s Premier League season opener against Brentford after impressing Mikel Arteta. Arsenal defender Cedric Soares has impressed Mikel Arteta and his backroom staff during pre-season, making the Portuguese an unlikely favourite to start the season as the Gunners’ first choice right-back.

  4 months ago ago
Forgotten Arsenal star in line to start Premier League season opener against Brentford

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Arsenal have made a player plus cash offer to Leicester in order to try to sign James Maddison

Arsenal have submitted second cash only bid of £65 million for LCFC midfielder James Maddison. AFC plan to use the sale of Willock and other fringe players to fund the deal. LCFC seriously considering this offer. Personal terms not an issue. Maddison wants AFC. Arsenal are still working to sign Maddison, if they can pull off the sale of Willock to Newcastle they might increase their offer.

  3 months ago ago
Arsenal have made a player plus cash offer to Leicester in order to try to sign James Maddison

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Sport Update: Willian Ready to Leave Arsenal For Brazilian Club

Arsenal midfielder and Brazilian Star, Willian is ready to join Corinthians. The former Chelsea player requested to leave Arsenal in May, despite lack of performance and game time. Brazilian Club Corinthians placed a bid on Willian, he has been in talks with Corinthians to join and move back to his native home to play in their League.

  3 months ago ago
Sport Update: Willian Ready to Leave Arsenal For Brazilian Club

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"Before Grealish There Was Wilshere Who Ruled The Midfield" - Fan Reacts To Wilshere's Mental Health

Recently, former Arsenal star player Jack Wilshere opened up about his mental health that stirred mixed reactions on social media. English man who will always be remembered as Arsenal's talisman in the midfield was recently compared to Manchester city summer signing, Jack Grealish after he had made an open confession about his football career and how it has affected him mentally.

  3 months ago ago

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Arsenal has responded to a new £30 million transfer approach from Premier League rivals.

Arsenal has reportedly turned down a second offer from Aston Villa for Emile Smith Rowe's transfer. According to The Athletic, the Gunners are desperate to keep Smith Rowe despite Villa trying again with a £30 million deal for the 20-year-old. This is a clear statement of intent from Villa, and it's possible that it's no accident that it comes as CaughtOffside reports that Jack Grealish is set to join Manchester City following Euro 2020.

  5 months ago ago
Arsenal has responded to a new £30 million transfer approach from Premier League rivals.

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Arsenal fans blast star player Aubameyang's performance against Rangers FC

Arsenal were in action today against Rangers in a friendly match in preparation for the upcoming season. And Arsenal star player Aubameyang didn't have a great first half performance. And following his poor performance today some fans were happy and have reacted on Twitter to the star player performance.

  4 months ago ago
Arsenal fans blast star player Aubameyang's performance against Rangers FC

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Arsenal: Two Young Defenders Who May Benefit From David Luiz's Potential Exit This Summer

Following his £8 million move from Chelsea in 2019, it has been reported that David Luiz has decided to end his Arsenal journey.The reliable David Ornstein tweeted that the 34 years old will leave Arsenal at the end of the season."David Luiz leaving Arsenal at end of season.

  6 months ago ago
Arsenal: Two Young Defenders Who May Benefit From David Luiz's Potential Exit This Summer

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Check Out Japan VS Mongolia Match Statistics, As Japan Score More Than 11 Goals Against Mongolia

Japan were back in action in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) world cup qualifiers, as they had previously won 4 games out of 4 in group F of the Asian World Cup qualification zone.

  8 months ago ago
Check Out Japan VS Mongolia Match Statistics, As Japan Score More Than 11 Goals Against Mongolia