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Uganda down Tunisia to book Ghana date in Total U20 AFCON Final

apearlnews.com Derrick Kakooza starred with a hattrick as debutants Uganda continued with their dream run at the Total Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), beating Tunisia 4-1 at the Olympic Stadium in Nouakchott on Monday to book a date against Ghana in Saturday’s final. Kakooza, duly named man of the match, moved clear of Ghana’s […]

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Jose Mourinho says he will be remembered at Tottenham ‘for good reasons’

Jose Mourinho believes he will be remembered at Tottenham “for the good reasons and not for the bad reasons” once his time at the club is over. The Spurs manager’s job is reported to be under threat after a run of five defeats in six Premier League games. A 2-1 defeat by West Ham on […]

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Lionel Messi: Barcelona captain’s future in focus with PSG waiting in Champions League

 apearlnews.com When Lionel Messi told his family last summer of his intention to leave Barcelona to play abroad, everyone involved in the conversation was in tears. The move never materialised as the Argentine opted against taking the club to court following a high-profile dispute in which he felt his contract entitled him to leave for […]

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Former Sharp FC Director weds long time lover

Former Sharp FC Director weds long time lover By Richard Akandwanaho The director of Former Kabale Sharp Football Club Owen Tumuhimbise has today wedded his long time lover Christine Umutoni.Umutoni is a former journalist with Kabale based Voice of Kigezi radio. Owen and Umutoni tied a knot in their wedding service held at All Saints Church […]

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Champions league match abandoned over racism allegations

By BBC Sport Paris St-Germain’s game against Istanbul Basaksehir will resume on Wednesday after it was abandoned on Tuesday with a match official accused of using a racist term towards one of the away side’s backroom staff. Istanbul allege fourth official Sebastian Coltescu used the language towards their assistant coach Pierre Webo. Former Cameroon international […]

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Diego Maradona: Police raid house and clinic of doctor

By BBC Argentine prosecutors are investigating Diego Maradona’s doctor for possible manslaughter following the footballing legend’s death four days ago. Police in Buenos Aires have searched the house and private clinic of Leopoldo Luque as they try to establish if there was negligence in Maradona’s treatment following surgery. The 60-year-old died of a heart attack […]

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Former Senegal, Fulham and Portsmouth midfielder Papa Bouba Diop has died aged 42.

By BBC Sports Diop made 129 appearances in the Premier League and also had spells in England with West Ham United and Birmingham City. He played for Senegal at the 2002 World Cup, scoring the winner in the tournament’s opening game as his country beat France 1-0. “Once a World Cup hero, always a World […]

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Diego Maradona dies: Three days of mourning begin in Argentina as tributes pour in

By BBC Sport Today’s football superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo “could not even dream” of being admired as much as Diego Maradona was, says his former Argentina team-mate Ossie Ardiles. Three days of national mourning have begun in Argentina after Maradona died on Wednesday at the age of 60. His body will lie in […]

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Liverpool’s Sadio Mane scores as Senegal qualify for Afcon finals

By BBC Liverpool forward Sadio Mane scored the winner for Senegal against Guinea-Bissau to book their place at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations finals. Mane scored in the 82nd minute after Jorge Nogueira was sent off in the second half for Guinea-Bissau. Senegal, currently the top-ranked country in Africa, are the second team to […]

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Uganda Cranes secure vital win against South Sudan

Uganda Cranes secure vital win against South Sudan By APN Reporter apearlnews.com Uganda Cranes overcame a hard fighting South Sudan team 1-0 during the TOTAL AFCON 2021 group B qualifier played at the St Mary’s Stadium, Kitende on Thursday. Defender Halid Lwaliwa headed home Faruku Miya’s corner kick in the 85th minute of the game […]