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Cecafa U20: Kenya kicks off on a high note

Kenya have started their Cecafa U20 Championship campaign in style following their 3-0 win over Ethiopia on Monday. Benson Omalla, Ronald Reagan, and Enock Wanyama were on the scoresheet as the East African side saw off Ethiopia in a dominant display. The Stanley Okumbi-led charges started the game well but could not take the many […]

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Cecafa U20 to be played with no spectators

The Confederation of African Football has ordered the Cecafa U20 tournament to be played behind closed doors. The regional competition is set to kick-off on November 20 and will run until December 2nd in Arusha Tanzania. Although Tanzania have their Mainland Premier League attended by fans, the African body has maintained the tournament will be played without fans. […]

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Sergio Ramos overtakes Buffon after 177th Spain appearance

Spain national team captain Sergio Ramos has overtaken Gianluigi Buffon to become the most-capped player in European football. After featuring in Spain’s one-all stalemate with Switzerland, the Real Madrid defender has now made 177 outings for Spain. Despite now being 34 years of age, the Blancos skipper remains a talismanic presence for club and country. […]

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Islamists behead 50 people on football pitch

The militant Islamists have turned a football pitch into an execution ground when they beheaded more than 50 people in Cabo Delgado province of Mozambique. According to reports, the armed militants chopped up the bodies of victims and abducted women in a gruesome attack. The bodies of dismembered victims were found scattered across a forest […]

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Uganda Cubs squad narrowed

The Uganda National U-17 football team squad has been narrowed to 35 players as the team progresses with its preparations. The team is preparing for the forthcoming AFCON CECAFA Zonal U17 qualifiers in Rwanda. Under the stewardship of Head coach Hamza Lutalo, the players have now spent a week in residential training at both IUIU […]

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer – I have long-term plans at United

Manchester United head coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer insists that he has long-term plans at the club. Despite increasing pressure following back-to-back defeats, Solskjaer is confident that he is still at Old Trafford. The Red Devils are 15th in the Premier League with only two wins from six matches played so far. United are reeling from […]

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Jamal Sellami confident ahead of Zamalek tie

Raja Casablanca head coach, Jamal Sellami is confident that his side will beat Zamalek in the second leg of the CAF Champions League semi-finals. The Champions League clash between Zamalek and Raja Casablanca will finally be played on Wednesday November 4th at the Cairo International Stadium. The Whites came out victorious in the first leg thanks to an Achraf Bencharki header […]

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‘Expect a real fight’ – Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson has promised fans to expect a real fight but not an exhibition when he face off with Roy Jones Jr. The 54-year-old Tyson will face off with 51-year-old Jones on November 28th in an eight-round exhibition fight at Staples Center in Los Angeles without fans in attendance. “I’m coming to fight, and I […]

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WBC crafts belt for Tyson vs Jones Jr fight

The World Boxing Council (WBC) has created a Frontline championship belt for Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr fight. The belt will be awarded to the winner of the fight, which has been titled the ‘Frontline Battle.’ Despite being an exhibition bout, the two legendary fighters will be fighting for a championship belt. The 54-year-old […]

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Broadcast details for Mike Tyson vs Roy Jones Jr. revealed

Details regarding the Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. televised coverage have been released ahead of their heavyweight battle next month. According to World Boxing news, FITE the premier global platform for sports and entertainment, announced that it had acquired the exclusive US and Canadian digital rights. It will carry the highly anticipated Tyson vs. […]