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Rojo the hero as Argentina secures spot in last 16

Nigeria 1 (Moses pen 51’) Argentina 2 (Messi 14’, Rojo 86′) By Jakob Gisik A late Marcos Rojo goal has given Argentina a 2-1 win over Nigeria and lifted them into the last 16 of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The South Americans appeared to be heading towards an embarrassing exit from the tournament, with […]

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Musa brace keeps Nigeria’s World Cup campaign alive

Nigeria 2 (Musa 49’, 75’) Iceland 0 PHOTO! Musa wheels away as he celebrates his goal. Nigeria 1-0 Iceland #SoarSuperEagles #NGA #Team9jaStrong #NGAISL pic.twitter.com/uv6Vx2pAwY — 🇳🇬 Super Eagles (@NGSuperEagles) June 22, 2018 By Daniel Heinrich A second half brace from Ahmed Musa has kept Nigeria’s World Cup campaign alive as Nigeria held out Iceland with […]

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Modric, Croatia edge past Nigeria 2-0

Croatia 2 (Etebo og 32’, Modric pen 71’) Nigeria 0 By Jakob Gisik A Luka Modric penalty and a first-half own goal were enough to give Croatia a 2-0 win over Nigeria in the Group D opener at Kaliningrad Stadium . The victory marks Croatia’s first opening game win at a World Cup since their […]

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By Daniel Heinrich Team: Nigeria Nickname: Super Eagles World Cup appearances: 5 (Round-of-16 in 1994, 1998 and 2000) World Ranking: 48 Coach: Gernot Rohr Captain: John Obi Mikel Leading goal scorer: Ahmed Musa (13) Most capped player: John Obi Mikel (86) Qualification path to Russia: Nigeria’s long journey to Russia began in round 2 of the […]

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Getting Real About Illicit Drug Use at EDM Festivals

The electronic dance music (EDM) business, propelled by large scale music festivals, has grown to an estimated worth of $4.5 billion, […]

World XI – Jakob Gisik

Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris (France) Lloris edges out Golden Glove winner Thibaut Courtois as the starting goalkeeper. The French captain wasn’t […]

World XI – Vincent Smith-Koppie

Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois (Belgium) Thibaut Courtois finished the World Cup with a tournament-high 27 saves including some special efforts in […]

World XI – Ben James

Goalkeeper – Kasper Schmeichel (Denmark) The main reason behind Denmark’s group stage survival, Kasper more than lived up to his […]

World XI – Michael Djordjieski

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford (England) The 24-year-old Everton shot stopper was immense for England throughout the tournament. Pickford arguably produced […]

World XI – Josh Knox

Goalkeeper – Guillermo Ochoa (Mexico) Ochoa only featured in the four matches but made a whopping 25 saves in the […]

World XI – Dominic Unwin

Goalkeeper – Jordan Pickford Gareth Southgate’s decision to leave veteran Joe Hart out of England’s squad paid off after Pickford […]