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5 Things the Champions League Taught Us Last Week

5 Things the Champions League Taught Us Last Week

By Tijjani Abdulsalam Virgil Van Dijk – Condemnation Is Cheaper than Commendation The Liverpool defender was singled out for what was supposedly a ‘poor performance’ after Lionel Messi scored two goals in the first leg at Camp Nou. At some times, it bordered on pure banter while at other times,…
Pitch to Bench: The Trials of ‘Father’ Moses

Pitch to Bench: The Trials of ‘Father’ Moses

By Tijjani Abdulsalam Football is a game of contrasting, yet complimentary circumstances, whether one looks at it from the perspective of an individual player, a team or an entire league system. Teams rise and fall, golden, trophy-laden eras make way for barren, trophy-less runs. Players come and go, and even…
Nigerian Defender William Troost-Ekong Signs for Udinese

Nigerian Defender William Troost-Ekong Signs for Udinese

Super Eagles Defender, William Troost-Ekong has signed for Udinese after spending a year at Turkish side, Bursapor. He confirmed this on Twitter, tweeting: “Very happy to sign for @UdineseCalcio in the @SerieA ! #ForzaUdinese#AleUdin“ Very happy to sign for @UdineseCalcio in the @SerieA !⚫️⚪️ #ForzaUdinese #AleUdin pic.twitter.com/NCk9Sw0taI— William Troost-Ekong (@WTroostEkong) August…