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Ozil To Miss At Least Few Weeks

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Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil needs scan on hamstring injury Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil is facing "at least a few weeks" out after injuring his hamstring in Tuesday's Champions League exit at Bayern Munich.

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Malawi Considers Afcon Withdrawal

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Malawi senior national football team, the Flames, might forgo the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations due to inadequate funding.

The Football Association of Malawi (FAM) president Walter Nyamilandu told The Nation newspaper of Tuesday that the national team's main sponsor, government had told the association to choose between the Flames and the Under-20's participation in CAF Youth Championship.

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NFF To Splurge If Eagles Shine

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The Nigeria Football Federation said on Monday that it had budgeted N2.

08 billion for preparation and participation of Super Eagles in FIFA World Cup 2014 tournament in Brazil.

Secretary Musa Amadu speaking for the NFF and to supersport.

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Big Match Feature: Bayern v Arsenal

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For the second season running, Arsenal travel to Bayern Munich having lost by two goals at home although a repeat of last season's 2-0 win would level their last-16 tie.

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Woods Back Problems Could Cause Masters Rethink

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World number one Tiger Woods arrived at the WGC-Cadillac Championship with concerns over his fitness and gingerly walked off the Blue Monster Course on Sunday with new questions about his ailing back.

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Sochi Paralympics: Kelly Gallagher Wins Paralympic Gold

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Skier Kelly Gallagher has won ParalympicGB's first ever gold at the Winter Games with victory in the visually impaired Super-G in Sochi.

The 28-year-old from Bangor in County Down and her guide, Charlotte Evans, were first on the Rosa Khutor course and clocked one minute 28.

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Bayern Munich Boss Uli Hoeness On Trial For Tax Evasion

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Uli Hoeness, president of European football champions Bayern Munich, has gone on trial in a Munich court accused of tax evasion.

Prosecutors accused him of evading more than 3.
5m euros (£2.
9m)

Guardiola Unsatisfied With 6-1 Win

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Pep Guardiola is well known to be a perfectionist and even Saturday's 6-1 win at VfL Wolfsburg has failed to fully satisfy the demanding Bayern Munich manager.

Guardiola complained that his team allowed Wolfsburg too much possession in the first hour and has told them they cannot afford to make the same mistake in Tuesday's Champions League last 16 tie against Arsenal.

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Espanyol Eases To Victory Over Elche

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Espanyol eased to a 3-1 win at home over Elche in the Spanish league on Sunday, keeping the Barcelona-based club in the chase for a Europa League berth.

Forward Simao Sabrosa set up Espanyol's first two goals.

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Juve Maintains Perfect Home Record

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A stunning first-half strike by Kwadwo Asamoah gave Serie A leaders Juventus a 1-0 win over Fiorentina as they maintained their 100 percent home record in the league on Sunday.

Juve's

I'd Rather Be In City's Shoes - Mourinho

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Jose Mourinho insisted he would prefer to be in Manchester City's position in the Premier League title race despite his Chelsea side moving seven points clear.

Chelsea's 4-0 victory over Tottenham took Mourinho's team to 66 points, while Liverpool and Arsenal lie second with 59 points having played a game fewer.

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Stuttgart Sack Schneider, Hire Stevens

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Bundesliga strugglers Stuttgart have sacked coach Thomas Schneider and appointed Dutchman Huub Stevens in his place, the club announced on its website on Sunday.

Stuttgart have slumped to 15th in the 18-club league, just three points ahead of bottom club Eintracht Braunschweig, who held them to a 2-2 draw at home on Saturday.

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Absolute Honour To Play For Nigeria-Balogun

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Super Eagles debutant Leon Balogun whose debut against Mexico lasted all but twenty minutes due to an injury sustained in a collision with the advertising boarding is still very upbeat.

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'No Inquiry Into Match-Fixing'

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South Africa will not investigate alleged match fixing in Bafana Bafana's warm-up games preceding the 2010 Fifa World Cup, the presidency said on Friday.

"President Jacob Zuma has decided not to appoint a commission of inquiry to investigate, among other things, the alleged match fixing and manipulation of soccer [match] outcomes in relation to Bafana Bafana's pre-2010 World Cup international friendly matches," spokesman Mac Maharaj said in a statement.

"The

Bayern Chief Hoeness To Go On Trial

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Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness, once one of Germany's most admired soccer managers, goes on trial on Monday charged with tax evasion in a case that has shocked the nation and changed attitudes towards paying taxes.

Hoeness,

Nike Overtake Adidas In WCup

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Nike will supply the kit for more teams than Adidas for the first time ever at this year's Soccer World Cup finals.

The two sports giants will throw Lionel Messi against Cristiano Ronaldo and Spain against Brazil to see who can claim a bigger chunk of the multi-billion dollar market for football boots, shirts and shorts.

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