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Russia World Cup Groups: Nigeria Drawn against Argentina, Iceland & Croatia - See Full Group

The much anticipated FIFA World Cup Draw has come and gone and now everyone knows who they will play against in Next year’s World Cup in Russia.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria was drawn into Group D which comprises of their familiar foe Argentina, along with Iceland, and Croatia.

See the Groups below:

Group A:
Russia
Saudi Arebia
Uruguay
Egypt
Group B:
Portugal
Spain
Morocco
Iran
Group C:
France
Peru
Denmark
Australia
Group D:
Argentina
Iceland
Croatia
Nigeria
Group E:
Brazil
Swizerland
Costa Rica
Serbia
Group F:
Germany
Mexico
Sweden
Korea Republic
Group G:
Belgium
Panama
England
Tunisia
Group H:
Poland
Colombia
Senegal
Japan

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Romelu Lukaku Leads Manchester United into FA Cup quarter-finals

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Romelu Lukaku Leads Manchester United into FA Cup quarter-finals

Manchester United has booked their place  in the FA Cup quarter-finals with a 2-0 win at Huddersfield on Saturday night.

It was more of a “Monkey working while the baboon eats” and a night of VAR controversy after Juan Mata’s goal was ruled out .

Romelu Lukaku found the back of the net  just three minutes after kick off and the second just after the break (55) – but it was Mata’s disallowed effort for which the game will be remembered for.

Romelu Lukaku Leads Manchester United into FA Cup quarter-finals

With VAR in use, Mata thought he had made it 2-0 just before half-time when breaking in behind and finishing past Jonas Lossl. However, after a big delay and confusion with the VAR pictures, Kevin Friend ruled out the goal as Mata’s knee was marginally offside despite the lines used by VAR not looking straight.

Huddersfield enjoyed plenty of possession and registered 19 shots on goal but United’s defence – marshalled by the excellent Chris Smalling – kept their eighth clean sheet from their last 10 matches.

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Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

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Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

A red hot Liverpool FC defeated FC Porto whom hasn’t lost a game in 24 matches in all competitions.

Sadio Mane scored a hat-trick to put Liverpool in full control after thrashing Porto 5-0 in Champions League last-16 tie after the first leg in Portugal.

Mane first found the back of the net after 25 minutes in a hugely one-sided clash when his shot squirmed underneath Jose Sa.

Red Hot Liverpool hands Porto a Heavy Defeat; Mane With a Hat-Trick

Mohamed Salah’s clever finish – his 30th goal of the season in all competitions – made it 2-0 shortly afterwards before Mane and Roberto Firmino both scored on the counter in the second half.

The return leg takes place at Anfield on March 6, but Liverpool’s progress now looks a formality and they may even rest players ahead of their clash with Manchester United later that week.

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UCL: Cristiano Ronaldo Inspired Real Madrid Beats PGS 3:1

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UCL: Cristiano Ronaldo Inspired Real Madrid Beats PGS 3:1

UCL: Cristiano Ronaldo Inspired Real Madrid Beats PGS 3:1

Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 100th and 101st Champions League goals for Real Madrid as they defeated PSG at the Bernabeu .

The Spanish giants came from behind to beat Paris Saint-Germain 3-1 in their last-16 first-leg tie on Wednesday evening.

Adrien Rabiot fired PSG ahead in the 33rd minute but Ronaldo equalised on the stroke of half-time from the penalty spot to become the first player to hit a century of goals for one team in Europe’s elite club competition.

PSG dominated the second half but were made to pay for not converting their chances as Ronaldo’s second (83) was followed by a third from Marcelo (86) to give the 12-time winners a healthy lead ahead of the return leg in Paris on March 6.

Full report to follow…

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