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Super Eagles goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has been ruled out of action for the next six months after suffering an injury during the Brazil versus Nigeria friendly which held in Singapore last Sunday.

Francis Uzoho set for long term injury lay-off

Francis Uzoho is set for a long period on the sidelines after sustaining an injury in Nigeria’s 1-1 stalemate against Brazil in Sunday’s international friendly.
Filipe Luis confirmed he is joining Brazilian side Flamengo after the full-back bid farewell to Atletico Madrid on Sunday.

Filipe Luis confirms Flamengo switch in Atletico Madrid farewell

Filipe Luis confirmed he is joining Brazilian side Flamengo after the full-back bid farewell to Atletico Madrid on Sunday.
Coach Clarence Seedorf was coy about his Cameroon future after the Indomitable Lions crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations in the Round of 16.

Cameroon sack Clarence Seedorf, Patrick Kluivert after Nations Cup failure

Cameroon have sacked Dutch coach Clarence Seedorf after their disappointing performance at the Africa Cup of Nations, with his departure coming after the country’s sports minister had demanded his exit.
William Paul Ekong of Nigeria (c) reacts in disappointment after scoring an own goal during the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Semifinal football match between Algeria and Nigeria at the Cairo International Stadium, Cairo, Egypt on 14 July 2019

Afcon: Inexperience and individual mistakes cost young Super Eagles

On the eve of Nigeria’s Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against Algeria, defender Kenneth Omeruo warned his team mates not to give away free kicks on the edge of the penalty area.
Filipe Luís

Barcelona keen on signing Atletico Madrid’s Filipe Luis as free agent

Barcelona have revived their interest in Atletico Madrid's Filipe Luis, it was learnt, with the Blaugrana seeking cover for first-choice left-back Jordi Alba, whom the Catalan side feel is suffering from exhaustion after a long season.
Guinea international Naby Keita is delighted with Liverpool’s performance after stunning Barcelona 4-0 in the second leg of their Uefa Champions League semi-final at Anfield on Tuesday.

Three lessons learnt from Liverpool-Barcelona match

Liverpool produced one of the most stunning comebacks in Champions League history as Divock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum scored twice to beat Barcelona 4-0 and progress to the final for the second consecutive year 4-3 on aggregate on Tuesday.
Jordi Alba's mistakes resulted in Liverpool's first two goals in their Champions League win over Barcelona. AP Photo-Dave Thompson

Liverpool beat Barcelona and the greatest Champions League comebacks in history

Sensational comebacks are increasingly a staple of the modern Champions League and Liverpool arguably topped them all on Tuesday.
Joaquin Caparros

Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros still standing despite battle with chronic leukemia

Sevilla head coach Joaquin Caparros revealed that he is battling with chronic leukemia. The 63-year-old was diagnosed few weeks ago and the club have tried to be wary to his situation, but Caparros is less bothered of his condition and wants to focus on his job.
Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has been released from hospital after being hit by a car while riding his bicycle.

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni released from hospital after being hit by car

Argentina coach Lionel Scaloni has been released from hospital after being hit by a car while riding his bicycle.
Francis Uzoho

Cyprus authorities clear Francis Uzoho after health certificate scandal

Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has been cleared by the Cyprus authorities after getting his health certificate.
Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr is discussing with his employers, the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation as regards the hiring of another players’ physical trainer in readiness for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations holding in Egypt as from June 21st.

AFCON: Gernot Rohr begs NFF for second physical trainer

Super Eagles’ technical adviser Gernot Rohr is discussing with his employers, the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation as regards the hiring of another players’ physical trainer in readiness for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations holding in Egypt as from June 21st.
Francis Uzoho

Francis Uzoho suspended, fined in Cyprus over ‘fake’ health certificate

Nigeria’s first choice goalkeeper, Francis Uzoho, who is on loan at Anorthosis Famagusta has been suspended for one game by the Cyprus Football Association (CFA).
Francis Uzoho

Cypriot club Anorthosis to appeal points penalty over Francis Uzoho’s health certificate

Anorthosis Famagusta have confirmed they will appeal against a nine-point deduction imposed by the Cyprus Football Association (CFA) for fielding Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho earlier this month.
Francis Uzoho

Dele Aiyenugba hails Francis Uzoho’s Cyprus move

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Dele Aiyenugba has praised the decision of Super Eagles goalkeeper, Francis Uzoho to move to Cyprus where he is assured of playing regularly unlike in Deportivo La Coruna where he found playing time very difficult.

Francis Uzoho investigated in Cyprus over ‘health certificate’ claims

Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho was left out of Anorthosis Famagusta's squad against Nea Salamis on Saturday, after he was caught up in an investigation into a health certificate issued to him by the Cyprus Sports Organisation (KOA).
Francis Uzoho

Francis Uzoho celebrates winning debut with Anorthosis Famagusta

Nigeria goalkeeper Francis Uzoho is delighted to keep a clean sheet on his maiden appearance for Cypriot club, Anorthosis Famagusta.
Francis Uzoho

Francis Uzoho joins Anorthosis Famagusta on a six-month loan

Nigeria first-choice goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has joined Cypriot club Anorthosis Famagusta on a six-month loan deal from Spanish LaLiga side, Deportivo La Coruna.

Deportivo La Coruna could recall Francis Uzoho from Elche loan

Spanish club side Deportivo de La Coruna are working on recalling Super Eagles goalkeeper Francis Uzoho from his loan spell at Elche after being dropped by Manager Pacheta.

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