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Russia 2018 oracle cat Achilles predicts Iran victory over Morocco

June 15, 2018

  Achilles, a white-furred Hermitage male cat that has gained a reputation for its psychic powers has predicted that Iran will beat Morocco when both sides meet in the FIFA World Cup game in St Petersburg on Friday. The blue-eyed cat was offered two bowls containing food and the flags of the teams at the […]

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Rohr not revealing his lineup till last minute

June 14, 2018

Super Eagles of Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has revealed that the starting XI to play against Croatia in their World Cup opener is set, although he won’t be making it known till the last minute. “We have our team in our head already, but we will wait until the last moment to publish the team […]

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FIFA to implement HDR and VDR technologies in Russia 2018

October 26, 2017

  The world’s football governing body FIFA has announced its plans to produce all the 64 matches to be played in Russia 2018 in Ultra High Definition (UHD) and High Dynamic Range (HDR). This will be the first time the technology will be used in the competition. READ:┬áBALOTELLI NOT HAPPY WITH NEYMAR ABSENCE WHEN PSG […]

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Goals record set in European Qualifiers for Russia 2018

October 11, 2017

  The European qualifiers for the Russia 2018 World Cup ended with a bang as a new record was set on the number of goals ever scored throughout a qualifying phase. 794 goals were scored in the 270 games that were played, resulting in the qualifiers being tagged as the highest scoring ever. According to […]

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FIFA President – Messi is extraordinary but yet to win a World Cup

October 10, 2017

  FIFA president Gianni Infantino has opined that Lionel Messi must be a World Cup winner before he can attain the status of the greatest player of all time. The president also went on to draw comparisons between Lionel Messi and Argentine football legend Diego Maradona, stating that the latter secured a World Cup win […]

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