Neymar limps off as Brazil draw with Eagles/newsheadline247.co
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Neymar limps off as Brazil draw with Eagles

Neymar’s return to Champions League action may be delayed after the Paris Saint-Germain forward limped off after just 12 minutes of Brazil’s friendly against Nigeria on Sunday. The 27-year-old, who played the full 90 minutes against Senegal on Thursday, clutched his hamstring after eight minutes and was replaced by Philippe Coutinho shortly after. Neymar, who Read more

I can’t say no to Nigeria – Enyeama hints on possible return to Super Eagles/newsheadline247
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I can’t say no to Nigeria – Enyeama hints on possible return to Super Eagles

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, who resigned from the National team after his clash with former coach, Sunday Oliseh, in 2015, has hinted of a possible return to the National team. The 37-year-old ex-national team captain had said, in an interview with Brila FM on Friday Sept. 13, that he was ready to return to Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo – Messi ‘made me better player’ /newsheadline247
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Cristiano Ronaldo – Messi ‘made me better player’

Cristiano Ronaldo admitted on Wednesday his long-time rivalry with Lionel Messi has made him “a better player” and that he enjoys a “healthy” rivalry with the Argentine great. However, Portuguese star Ronaldo, whose influence at Real Madrid mirrored that of Messi at Barcelona before he left for Juventus, admitted that the pair have never socialised Read more

Zidane's second coming begins as judgement day for Real Madrid beckons/newsheadline247.com
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Zidane’s second coming begins as judgement day for Real Madrid beckons

Zinedine Zidane returned to save Real Madrid and the time has come for results. In a packed-out press conference under the Santiago Bernabeu in March, the club’s president Florentino Perez delivered the grandest of re-introductions. “We need to start working on a glorious new era,” said Perez. “That is why we welcome back Zinedine Zidane.” Read more

Messi banned! Fined $50,000 for comments against CONMEBOL/newsheadline247.com
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Messi banned! Fined $50,000 for comments against CONMEBOL

Argentina star Lionel Messi was banned from playing for his national team for three months and fined $50,000 on Friday by CONMEBOL after he heavily criticised the South American football governing body during the Copa America. The 32-year-old Barcelona forward had accused CONMEBOL of “corruption” after he was sent off against Chile during the third-place Read more