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Here’s a round up of the major soccer news you missed this week

TeamConnect decides to bring you a round up of all the major sport news that broke out during the week. First on Monday 11th July, Antonio Conte resumed as Chelsea’s boss, then on Thursday 14th July, the 46 year old Italian gave his first British press conference as he prepares to start his title challenge against Westham. Transfer News Down to European transfer news,this week witnessed the completion of major transfer deals. Bournemouth signed Jordan Ibe from Liverpool for a record fee of £15million. Barcelona completed the signing of both…

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Antoine Greizmann Cruises France into the Finals Sports Uncategorized 

Antoine Greizmann Cruises France into the Finals

After the tightly contested semi-final match against Germany, France emerged with the last laugh. A brace from the Atletico Madrid forward Antoinne Griezmann secured a final slot for the French national team against Portugal. The victory also gave France their first win over Germany in a major tournament since 1958. The match was at parity until the 44th minute when German captain Bastian Schweinstegger decided to jump with his arm stretched in the 18-yard box in his bid to defend a cross from the opposing team, causing the referee to…

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Going back to Chelsea was the worst decision Mourinho ever made - Alex Ferguson Sports Uncategorized 

Going back to Chelsea was the worst decision Mourinho ever made – Alex Ferguson

The deal which saw the special one Jose Mourinho join the United outfit was one welcomed by both fans and critics alike With expected high on Jose to bring United back to its glory days, former United manager and club legend Alex Ferguson in an interview shared his thought on Mourinho’s switch to United and why he should have never taken up the job at Chelsea He said “I thought Jose was wrong to go back to Chelsea, I really do,” “I think it’s always difficult going back to somewhere…

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Watford signs A Nigerian for record breaking fee Sports Uncategorized 

Watford signs A Nigerian for record breaking fee

Watford football club recently announced the official signing of Nigerian Starlet, Isaac Success for a club record fee believed to be within the range of £12.5 million. Success was signed by the hornets from Granada where he won their best player of the season after scoring six goals in 30 la-liga games. Watford’s new coach Walter Mazzarri, congratulates the 20 year old as he becomes Watford’s third summer signing following the ealier arrival of Jerome Sinclair and Christian Kabasele. Hopefully, the Nigerian International would add a better quality to his…

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Super Wales sends Belgium crashing Out Sports Uncategorized 

Super Wales sends Belgium crashing Out

Wales successfully booked a semi-final ticket in the ongoing Euro 2016 tournament after coming behind from a goal down to beat rivals Belgium. Chris Coleman’s side made history as Wales won their first quarter final game in a major tournament in 58 years.    Belgian midfielder Radja Nainggolan placed his team ahead with a long range powerful strike, while goals from Ashley Williams, Robson Kanu and Sam Vokes secured Wales victory over the second best ranked team in the world and it guaranteed them a semi final battle against further…

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Russia 2018: Nigeria's world Cup Nightmare Sports Uncategorized 

Russia 2018: Nigeria’s world Cup Nightmare

2013 African Champions Nigeria, was recently seeded in a tough World Cup qualifying group. The group which had fellow African giants like Algeria, Cameroon and Zambia, is regarded as the group of death by many football analyst and pundits.  Nigerian football is currently going through a hard time with the recent deaths of former coaches and their absence from the two previous Afcons. Nigerians however are optimistic they can scale through the horrors of Algeria, Zambia and Cameroon, and eventually emerge as winners of group B. Check photo below for…

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Liverpool eyes now set on EPL speedster Sports Uncategorized 

Liverpool eyes now set on EPL speedster

According to reports, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp now has his eyes on Southampton speedster Sadio Mane after his side failed to secure a deal for former talisman Mario Gotze The reds are said to be close to completing a £25m deal for the 24-year-old, that’s 15million less than his original bargaining fee Mane who arrived at the south coast in 2014 has made a massive impact to the team scoring 11 top flight goals and providing eight assists in the season just gone. He also had the fastest ever Premier…

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Stephen Keshi's funeral rites set for July 27 - 29 Sports Uncategorized 

Stephen Keshi’s funeral rites set for July 27 – 29

The family of late Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has announced the official date their father would be laid to rest The funeral rites which has been slated for 27-29 July was made known by the Nigeria Football Federation(NFF)   Keshi who passed on on the 8th of June has made a massive impact to not only Nigerian football federation but to the entire country, whose contribution to the National team will surely be remembered for years to come. R.I.P Keshi

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Louis Van Gaal and Pellegrini get new coaching offers Sports Uncategorized 

Louis Van Gaal and Pellegrini get new coaching offers

Former Manchester United boss Louis Van Gaal has been strongly linked with Italian outfit AC Milan Van Gaal according to reports has been shortlisted among other candidates to replace Sinisa Mihajlovic who was sacked in April Other candidates to fill the San Siro vacancy include ex-Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas and fellow Dutchman Ronald de Boer. While rival man Manuel Pellegrinni might trade his craft on the other side of the world as Russian National team has offered the former City man a chance to manage the team at the 2018…

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Kevin de bruyne hopeful for Ibrahimovic move to United Sports Uncategorized 

Kevin de bruyne hopeful for Ibrahimovic move to United

Manchester City forward Kevin De Bruyne has backed up former PSG man Ibrahimovic holding that the versatile forward would make a massive impact if he comes to the English Premier League Ibra who is on the verge of closing his move to Manchester United at the end of his Paris Saint-Germain contract, which expires this month would have the profitable experience of Jose Mourinho at his disposal De Bruyne who would be at rival position with the Sweden star see him as a good addition to the league saying I…

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