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July 21, 2014 12:47 PM Germany Break World Cup Trophy!

July 21st, 2014 Leonard_Mountfield German football officials have admitted that they have broken the World Cup trophy! Wolfgang Niersbach, president of the German football federation, the DFB, admitted: “It is chipped a little bit in once place. But don’t worry, we have specialists who can fix it.” “We have undertaken persistent and thorough enquiries 23

July 21, 2014 11:58 AM Didier Drogba Set to Make Chelsea FC Return

In what will seem like a false awakening within their own nightmare to many Arsenal fans, reports from France’s L’Équipe claim that Didier Drogba’s return to Stamford Bridge in royal blue is imminent. While it is true that the news comes only days after Mourinho’s statement that Chelsea have “finished [in] the market”, the footballing world must have learned 18

July 19, 2014 10:22 PM Rory McIlroy’s dad set to profit from decade-old bet on son winning a major before 26

He may have amassed a six-shot lead heading into the final round of the British Open, but Rory McIlry lost his radar at Royal Liverpool on Saturday night, nearly taking out a number of spectators off the tee. RORY McIlroy can do his father proud, and make him much richer, on Sunday by winning the British Open at Hoylake. For 10 years ago, 25-year-old 27

July 18, 2014 11:12 AM Champions League - UEFA eases suspension rules for yellow cards

UEFA has made it harder for players to be suspended for the Champions League and Europa League finals after changing the rules on yellow cards. Real Madrid's Xabi Alonso missed last season's victorious showpiece in Lisbon after picking up a third caution of the campaign in the semi-final against Bayern Munich. The Spaniard joined an exclusive club of players 26

July 16, 2014 4:00 AM Germany savouring golden moment after win in Rio — but it may not last

GERMANY has a habit of winning the World Cup at symbolic moments. Victory in 1954 gave Germans a moment of pride and redemption after defeat and disgrace in 1945. A victory in 1974 went to a West Germany whose "economic miracle" had allowed it to regain its status as one of the world’s most advanced nations. Victory in 1990, just months after the fall of the Berlin 30

July 16, 2014 3:01 AM Floyd Mayweather Vs. Marcos Maidana: ‘El Chino’ Not Planning To Change Gameplan For Rematch; Argentine Boxer Confident He'll Be Victorious?

The Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana rematch is scheduled for September 13, in Las Vegas, and challenger "El Chino" has spoken about his thoughts on the fight. The Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana rematch is scheduled for September 13, in Las Vegas, and challenger "El Chino" has spoken about his thoughts on the fight. In a report by Bad Left Hook, the Argentine 26

July 14, 2014 8:32 PM Celebrating A Literary Gem: An Orator's Humble Bow For Kongi At 80 By Rahaman Abiola Toheeb

There is no quantum of doubt in the assertion that Wole Soyinka is an irreplaceable gem and a literary treasure to the generation of black race. Wole Soyinka There is no atom of hyperbole if we say our Kongi is unrivalled blessing to the present generation of African literature and orature. A literary pathfinder and avid reader, veteran poet and indefatigable 35

July 14, 2014 7:48 PM Mayweather vs Maidana II: Floyd Mayweather brings back bad guy 'Money' persona for Maidana rematch

In a somewhat messy press conference this afternoon in Times Square, "Money" Mayweather showed up at the first sign of boos from the New York audience gathered for the event, bringing out the old bad guy persona that helped turn him into boxing's biggest star, after trying to scale that back for a couple of years. Mayweather (46-0, 26 KO) started his speech 27

July 14, 2014 2:32 PM Smaller nations are bridging the gap in world football – Dauda

Monday 14th July , 2014 2:29 pm Black Stars goalkeeper, Fatau Dauda, believes the competitiveness and quality of the standard of soccer exhibited by teams at the just ended World Cup in Brazil is evidence of how individual nations are developing their soccer. He was particularly excited at the manner in which teams who had to bear the tag of underdogs 36

July 13, 2014 10:11 PM Messi wins World Cup 2014 Golden Ball

Lionel Messi been won the Golden Ball following his inspirational performances for Argentina at World Cup 2014. The Barcelona attacker was on the losing side in Sunday's tournament decider, with the Albiceleste going down 1-0 to Germany after extra-time in Rio de Janeiro. However, Messi has been rewarded for carrying his side to the final, with the 27-year-old 31