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Africa’s WC qualifiers draw set for June

November 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The draw for the group stage of CAF qualifiers for the 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place in Cairo on 24 June 2016, FIFA announced on their official website on Friday. Twenty nations have...

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Xulu wants Rostov boss dismissed

November 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

There have been calls for FC Rostov coach Igor Gamula to depart after allegedly making racist comments about the club’s black players. As reported by BBC Sports, the manager said the following to local media...

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Doumbia & Musa hit double in CSKA win

October 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Seydou Doumbia and Ahmed Musa scored twice as CSKA Moscow completed a 6-0 rout over Kuban Krasnodar on Saturday. Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa opened the scoring for the home side 13 minutes into the game-continuing his...

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Samba subbed after racial abuse

September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Congo international Christopher Samba was substituted after receiving racial abuse from Torpedo Moscow fans in Dynamo Moscow’s 3-1 victory on Monday. The former Blackburn Rovers defender, 31, asked to be substituted at half-time during Dynamo’s...

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Disaster for Xulu as Rostov smashed

September 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Siyanda Xulu endured an uncomfortable 90 minutes as his Rostov side were smashed by Zenit St. Petersburg. Andre Villas-Boas’s team were rampant, with Salomon Rondon bagging a hat-trick in a magnificent display. Zenit eventually ran...

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Samba goal gives Dinamo false hope

September 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chris Samba continued his fine start to the Russian League season with another goal against Zenit St. Petersburg in a high-profile clash. In the first six matches of the season, former Blackburn Rovers stopper Samba...

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Kabore influential in Kuban victory

August 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Charles Kabore demonstrated his enduring ability to influence a contest with a fine performance in Kuban Krasnodar’s 2-1 victory over Lokomotiv Moscow. The home side opened the scoring after 26 minutes through Lorenzo Melgarejo, before...

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Oshaniwa eyes Russia, Turkey move

July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

FC Ashdod left-back Juwon Oshaniwa has revealed that he is open to move to either Russia or Turkey following his World Cup appearance for Nigeria. Oshaniwa, who took over the mantle at left-back for Nigeria...

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Echiejile looks to Russia 2018

July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Nigeria left-back has set his sights on Russia 2018 after missing the trip to Brazil due to injury. Elderson Echiejile has revealed he was “very sad” after losing his place in the team to...

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Germany vs. Algeria preview

PREVIEW: Algeria vs. Russia

June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Algeria take on Russia in Curitiba at 21:00 GMT as they look to progress from the group stages for the first time. A draw should be enough for Desert Foxes, providing that South Korea don’t beat...

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