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NPFL Matchday 20: Kano Pillars gets draw in Warri as Heartland clinch away victory

Enugu Rangers pummeled Enyimba 2-0 in Enugu while Rivers United beat Dakkada with the same goal margin. The only away draw recorded in the resumed Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) was at the Warri Township Stadium, where the Sai Mesu Gida, Kano Pillars played a one-all draw with their hosts Warri Wolves. With the outcome Read more

Manchester United announces Ed Woodward to step down as executive vice-chairman at end of 2021 - newsheadline247.com
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Manchester United announces Ed Woodward to step down as executive vice-chairman at end of 2021

Ed Woodward has served the club with great distinction Manchester United on Tuesday announced that executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward will step down from his role at the end of 2021. The club made the announcement via a statement published on its website. Woodward joined United in 2005 and became executive vice-chairman in 2012. Ed Woodward Read more

NNL: Private team owners threaten to pull out of 2020/21 season, issue quit notice - newsheadline247.com
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NNL21: Ekiti Utd, Shooting Stars share the spoils as Oluyole Warriors halt United’s home win run

Oluyole Warriors go into the mid-season break with 28 points from the possible 33 Nigeria National League (NNL) Group B1 leaders, Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan, ended the first round of 2020/21season on a descent note as they were held to a goalless draw by struggling Ekiti United. The Oluyole Warriors of Ibadan Read more

NNL: Gateway Utd strengthen backroom staff as ex-international, Toyin Ayinla, Baruwa others join Club - newsheadline247.com
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NNL21: Gateway United thump Insurance 2-0 to end first stanza on high note

Odusina Sunkanmi and Iwundu Chidozie scored in each half as Gateway United defeated Bendel Insurance 2-nil on Saturday to end the first stanza of the 2020/2021 Nigeria National League (NNL) season on a high at MKO Abiola International Stadium, Kuto Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital. The matchday 13 fixture did live up to expectations with the home Read more

Real Madrid trashes Barcelona in 194th Classico as Messi slumps again - newsheadline247.com
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Real Madrid trashes Barcelona in 194th Classico as Messi slumps again

Messi fails to score in seven straight Classicos The hosts survived the nail-biting finish to complete a sensational week after walloping Liverpool in the Champions League quarter-final first leg Real Madrid on Saturday trashed rivals Barcelona 2-1 at home in an all-important but rain-soaked El-Classico to go top of La Liga, on same point city rivals, Atletico Madrid. Frenchman, Karim Read more

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UCL: Liverpool well beaten as Vinicius Jr fires Madrid to 3-1 emphatic first-leg victory

Liverpool are going to need another one of their Champions League miracles. Jurgen Klopp’s side find themselves staring down the barrel again, after being beaten 3-1 by Real Madrid in the first leg of their quarter-final clash on Tuesday night. Two goals from Vinicius Junior and one from Marco Asensio did the damage for Zinedine Zidane’s men, Read more