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Van Gaal’s Red Devils scent City blood at Etihad

David Silva

Scarred by a run of three games without victory, misfiring Premier League champions Manchester City will attempt to reassert their authority when they host derby rivals Manchester United this weekend.   Having blown a two-goal lead to draw at CSKA Moscow in the Champions League, [...]

Argentina stalwarts left to rue golden chance

Argentina stalwarts left to rue golden chance

Argentina’s loss to Germany in the World Cup final may have represented the last opportunity for the country’s storied ’2005 generation’ to claim the sport’s biggest prize.  The backbone of the side that went down 1-0 in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday first came together [...]

Burundi summon Berahino, Bigirimana for Botswana Afcon qualifier

Saido Berahino.

BURUNDI football federation (BFF) has summoned English Premier League duo of Saido Berahino and Gael Bigirimana ahead of their 2015 Africa Nations Cup qualifier against Botswana. The current BFF boss Hon Révérien Ndikuriyo played a big role in convincing the duo to play for their [...]

Caf president, Hayatou urges continued fight against genocide

Caf president

  THE Confederation of African Football (CAF) president ,Issa Hayatou visited Kigali Genocide Memorial Center yesterday where he laid a wreath on one of the tombs.   During his visit together with his vice president and chairman of Chan commission Almamy Kabele Camara and Caf [...]

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