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Man City Easily See Off Chelsea

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Manchester City exacted their revenge on a Chelsea side that has beaten them twice in the Premier League this season with a convincing win that puts them in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.

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NFF Sets Things Straight On Keshi

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President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Aminu Maigari is livid with the reports going on that the NFF are planning to impose a foreign assistant on Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi.

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Bayern Welcome Back Schweinsteiger

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Bayern Munich hope Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger will start against Freiburg in the Bundesliga on Saturday as the holders warm-up for next week's Champions League clash at Arsenal.

The 29-year-old made his comeback after three months out with an ankle injury, playing the last 25 minutes of Wednesday's 5-0 romp at Hamburg in the German Cup quarterfinals.

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Fabregas 'Flattered' By Man Utd Interest

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Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas says he was "flattered" by Manchester United's interest last summer.

The 26-year-old was the subject of two close-season bids from Old Trafford but chose to stay at the Nou Camp.

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Emotional Adriano Plays First Match

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Former Brazil and Inter Milan forward Adriano played his first match for nearly two years when he made a late cameo appearance in Atletico Paranaense's 1-0 win over The Strongest in the Libertadores Cup.

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Liverpool 'May Be Chihuahuas' In Title Race

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Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool "may be the chihuahuas that run in between the horses' legs" in the title race.

The manager's quip was a reference to Jose Mourinho's depictions of his Chelsea side as a "little horse" and Manchester City as a "jaguar".

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Sherwood Buzzing After Four-Goal Show

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Tottenham Hotspur manager Tim Sherwood, for once, praised his team's start to a game after Emmanuel Adebayor struck twice in a 4-0 romp at Newcastle United on Wednesday.

It was the London club's first win at St James's Park since 2004 and left them with outside title hopes, occupying fifth place in the Premier League, seven points behind leaders Chelsea.

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Johnson Still Hopeful Of Title

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SuperSport United coach Cavin Johnson has not ruled out catching log-leading Kaizer Chiefs before the end of the season, despite trailing Amakhosi by 11 points midway though the season.

Johnson's team climbed up to third in the Premiership on Wednesday evening, courtesy of a 2-0 victory over visiting Mpumalanga Black Aces in Atteridgeville.

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Moyes Looks To Past For United Inspiration

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Manchester United manager David Moyes wants his players to draw inspiration from the club's history as they attempt to resurrect their imperilled bid for a Champions League place.

United were held to a 0-0 draw at Arsenal on Tuesday and their disappointment was compounded by the news that Champions League qualification rivals Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur had both won.

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Congo Need $230m For U-23 Championship

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Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have announced a provisional budget of $230 million to host the 2015 Caf U-23 Championship after the central African country was selected to organise the event.

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Arsenal, Man United Seek Redress

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Both reeling from embarrassing weekend results in the Premier League, Arsenal and Manchester United will each be determined to restore credibility when they meet at the Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.

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Adriano Resurfaces At Paranaense

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Former Inter Milan and Brazil striker Adriano, who has not played a competitive match for nearly two years, has joined Atletico Paranaense for their tilt at the Libertadores Cup this year.

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Brazil Face World Cup Striker Crisis

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There is always a spirited debate about who should make the next Brazil squad, but the discussion this week is an unusual one for the only team to have won the World Cup five times: where have all the strikers gone? Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari likes to play with an old-fashioned centre-forward, and his preferred option is Fluminense striker Fred.

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Liverpool Thrashing An Accident

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Arsenal's season will not be defined by their thrashing at Liverpool but how they respond to the setback, starting with Wednesday's visit of Manchester United, manager Arsene Wenger said on Tuesday.

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Keshi Always In The Bullseye

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Victor Ezeji has told supersport.
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The Nigerian league legend was speaking against the backdrop of the Nigerian squad that finished third at the 2014 African Nations Championship (Chan) in South Africa.

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Arsenal's Arsene Wenger Backs Moyes

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says he thinks David Moyes will succeed as Manchester United manager given time.

Moyes replaced Sir Alex Ferguson - who won 13 Premier League titles in 27 years - in July but is struggling to emulate the Scot, with United currently seventh in the Premier League.

"When

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