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Coronavirus: FC Barcelona players to take 70% pay cut

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Barcelona players will take a 70 pay cut during the COVID – 19 pandemic and also make additional contributions to ensure that non-football staff are paid their wages in full. More than […]

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Newcastle United put non-playing staff on leave because of COVID – 19

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Premier League side Newcastle United have placed their non-playing staff on temporary leave because of Coronavirus epidemic. Newcastle United Managing Director Lee Charnley emailed the workers on Monday and informed them that […]

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Edison Cavani to join Boca Juniors? Hopefully very soon – Bermudez

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Jorge Bermudez, the Boca Juniors sporting director is hopeful that Paris Saint-Germain forward Edison Cavani will join the Argentine Champions soon. The 33-year-old is out of contract at Parc des Princes at […]

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Belarus Premier League plays on amid fear of spread of Coronavirus

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Football is suspended in most parts of the world because of the deadly Coronavirus but the game plays on in Belarus. There were 4 top-flight games played on Saturday including the derby […]

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AS Roma to dedicate next game to medical staff

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Serie A side AS Roma will dedicate their first match following the Coronavirus pandemic to medical staff around the world. The club will set aside 5,000 free tickets to the medical workers. […]

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UEFA president concedes that 2019-2020 campaign could be lost

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UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin has admitted that 2019/2020 campaign across Europe would likely be declared void if football is unable to restart by end of June. The 2019/2020 season has been suspended […]

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Coronavirus: Juventus FC players and Maurizio Sarri agree 4 months pay freeze

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Juventus FC players and Head Coach Maurizio Sarri have agreed to their pay being stopped for 4 months and save the club an estimated 90M Euros during the Coronavirus crisis. Sporting activities […]

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Social Stigma Associated with Covid-19

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Target Audience: Local Civil Society Organizations, government and media working on Covid-19. What is social stigma? Social stigma in the context of health is the negative association between a person or group […]

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Victor Wanyama donates hand sanitizers and foodstuffs to Mathare residents in Nairobi

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Harambee Stars captain Victor Wanyama through the Victor Wanyama Foundation on Friday distributed hand sanitizers and foodstuffs to residents of Mathare in Nairobi City County to help combat the spread of the […]

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Study discovers Covid-19 more likely to infect people with Blood Group Type A

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According to a study in China, people with blood group A are more likely to be infected with COVID-19 and they develop more severe complications.  On the other hand, those with Type […]

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Abdelhak Nouri back home with family after 2017 heart attack

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Ajax Amsterdam midfielder Abdelhak Nouri, who suffered a brain damage after a heart attack on the pitch in 2017, is out of hospital. The 22-year-old was placed in an induced coma after […]

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Callum Hudson-Odoi has fully recovered from Coronavirus

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Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has confirmed that winger Callum Hudson-Odoi has fully recovered from Coronavirus.  The 19-year-old England international became the first player in the Premier League to test positive for Coronavirus […]

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson test posive for Covid-19

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“Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government’s response via video-conference as we […]

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Kenya curfew starts tonight

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Starting now, all residents in Kenya will be subjected to a curfew from 7 pm to 5 am every day.  Early today, Inspector General Mutyambai directed the police officers to strictly implement […]

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Coronavirus: Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium to store medical equipment

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Real Madrid’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium will be used to store medical equipment to help in fighting COVID -19, the club have confirmed. The Spanish La liga was suspended in a bid to […]

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Burnley FC to continue paying staff during the Coronavirus crisis

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Burnley FC to continue paying staff during the Coronavirus crisis Premier League side Burnley FC will continue paying all matchday and non-matchday casual during the current football shutdown due to Coronavirus. The […]

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France’s Euro 1984-winning coach Hidalgo dies

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Michael Hidalgo, France’s 1984-winning coach, has passed on at the age of 87. Hidalgo managed France for 8 years after working as an assistant Head Coach, and he lead the team to […]

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Paris Saint Germain donate 100,000 Euro to charity to help fight Coronavirus

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Ligue one side Paris Saint Germain have made a 100,000 Euro donation to France Secours Populaire Charity to help in fighting COVID – 19. The funds will support the homeless, the elderly […]

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All-time top scorers in UEFA Champions League history

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The UEFA Champions League is the grandest competition when it comes to European football. The all-time scorers in the competition are shown in the table below. The table does not include goals […]

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