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20 Mar 2021
Friday’s Champions League draws drew up some interesting quarter-final clashes. Holders Bayern Munich will face last year’s beaten finalists Paris Saint-Germain, Liverpool take on their conquerors in the 2018 final Real Madrid, Premier League leaders Manchester City are up against Borussia Dortmund, while Chelsea will square up against Portuguese giants Porto.⁣ ⁣ Solomon Fowowe and Sola Oyeniyi discussed the draws and shared their thoughts on who may likely progress to the last-four of the world’s most glamorous club competition.⁣ ⁣⁣
15 Mar 2021
The North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham has always been a massive game, but last weekend it carried particular weight as ⁣Arsenal's win against Tottenham shows steady progress under Arteta.
13 Mar 2021
The North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham has always been a massive game, but this weekend it will carry particular weight as both teams look to end a gruelling campaign in style.⁣ Jose Mourinho’s Spurs are however in better form heading into Sunday’s derby against Mikel Arteta’s Gunners at the Emirates Stadium as they are the only team in the English Premier League to have won their last three matches. But can they extend that run into the derby?⁣ ⁣ Get more on The Nutmeg, showing exclusively on the YouTube page of Guardian Nigeria. Just click the link in our bio and do remember to subscribe to our YouTube channel.⁣ ⁣
1 Mar 2021
Chinese football was thrown into disarray on Sunday as the owners of reigning Chinese Super League champions Jiangsu FC announced the club would cease operations with immediate effect.
17 Feb 2021
The two men face charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in the Central African Republic. These include murder, torture, mutilation, persecution and the conscription of child soldiers.
18 Jan 2021
Chinonso Eche from Nigeria set a world record for the most consecutive soccer ball touches in one minute while balancing a second ball on his head. The 12-year-old who has become an online sensation says he is planning to take his skills global when he grows up.
14 Aug 2020
Who advances to the Champions League last-four between Barça and Bayern? Barcelona meet Bayern Munich tonight in Lisbon in the Champions League in a fitting encounter between two regulars in the latter stages of the competition. ⁣⁣
25 Jun 2020
Liverpool is on the verge of clinching their first league title in 30 years after mauling Crystal Palace 4-0 on Wednesday night. If Manchester City fails to beat Chelsea tonight, it means the Reds will be crowned champions of England.⁣ ⁣ Can City overcome the Blues tonight?⁣
11 Sep 2019
An Iranian woman known as the "Blue Girl" set herself on fire after being handed a prison sentence for trying to enter a soccer stadium. Her death sparked outrage on social media, with some calling for a stadium boycott.
17 Jul 2019
US Women's Soccer Receives $529,000 From Secret Deodorant Secret says it will donate $23,000 for each of the 23 members of the U.S. Women's National Soccer team. The deodorant brand printed a full page ad in the 'New York Times' on Sunday. Secret says it wants to "be on the right side of history" in helping women's soccer close the pay gap.
14 Jul 2019
The 12 Thai soccer players and their coach who were trapped in a cave have opened up about their lives one year on. Some still aspire to be professional footballers, while others have been inspired by their rescuers.
9 Jun 2019
Bob Marley's former tour manager and ex-professional soccer player open up about the reggae superstar's love for football. Allan "Skill" Cole recalls how he trained with the singer and played soccer on tour.

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