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THE WORLD CUP: ARE THE CHAMPIONS CURSED?

  • by Ayoade Akinyode
  • 2 Years ago
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It can be easily argued that defending the World Cup is not like that of a league title. Unlike the league campaign, the World Cup is a quadrennial event and one will agree that four years can be a long time in football. Germany’s shock group stage exit in Russia 2018 ensured that the ‘Die […]

Nice, France’s Terror Attack Kills 84: Suspect Identified

A man driving a white truck yesterday rammed into a crowd in Nice, France killing at least 84 people in a terrorist attack during Bastille Day celebrations reports the Telegraph. Many children were among the dead in the Riviera city following a “cowardly and barbaric” atrocity believed to have been carried out by a 30-year-old attacker. As hundreds […]

France Restore Football Order; Beat Iceland 5 – 2 to Set Up Semi Final Clash with Germany

France restored football order as they cruised 5-2 against Iceland to set up a semi-final clash against Germany with a blistering first-half performance. Goals from Olivier Giroud, Paul Pogba, Dimitri Payet and Antoine Griezmann in the first half sealed Iceland fate. Iceland came back stronger in the second half and saw two goals from Kolbeinn […]