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By Benjamin Theche The 2018 FIFA World Cup is right around the corner. The greatest soccer players on the planet will take center stage in Russia. The tournament returns to Europe for the first time since it was held in Germany in 2006, and there’s no shortage of storylines heading into the cup. Is this …

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By Martin Wakaba – a football agent and the owner of Football Puzzles martin@mtkenyatimes.co.ke Whenever the Premier League schedules are announced, Manchester United fans look forward to the fixtures against Liverpool and Manchester City, two of our “dearest foes.” Seasons ago, Man United fans would as well memorize the fixtures against Middlesbrough FC and Blackburn …

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By Martin Wakaba – a football agent and the owner of Football Puzzles Inequality in sports has been an aspect that endangers the existence and relevance of the activities involved. Of great concern is that this form of inequality targets the female gender through calculated instances that propel men into further stardom even when they …

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By Martin Wakaba – a football agent and the owner of Football Puzzles In this era of football commercialization, anything is bound to happen. That is, if the gigantic figures (£m) are met and smashed. That was the case when Alexis Sanchez, former Arsenal’s prodigy, swapped the Emirates for Old Trafford, rekindling fond memories of …

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With the City of Cape Town and parts of the Western Cape in the midst of a severe drought, organisers of the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon (OMTOM) are working around the clock to ensure the 49th edition of the world’s most beautiful marathon is fully aligned with plans to avoid Day Zero. Events like …

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By Martin Wakaba – a football agent and the owner of Football Puzzles Playing in some football cathedrals brings about a feeling of joy and intimidation – depending on whether its the opponent or the host. Opponents feel the heat when playing in these stadiums attributable to the fearsome nature and unfriendly fans. La Bombonera …

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Football would be boring without some fair share of controversy. However some heavyweights surpass the limits set for such escapades. Funny enough, controversial players are often outrageously talented. Mario Balotelli. The Italian prodigy who happens to trace his roots to Ghana is the SI Unit for controversy. The frequency upon which his name appears in …

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The main purpose of the Initiative is to promote cultural, educational and sports exchange between local residents and visiting athletes and foreigners The Embassy signed a partnership memorandum of understanding with Meguro City under the Host Town Program on 7th November, 2017. The Government of Japan is running Host Town Initiative in preparation for 2020 …

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Leading digital money transfer company WorldRemit and Arsenal partner to use the power of football to find a better way to connect communities WorldRemit (WorldRemit.com) becomes the first Official Online Money Transfer Partner of the Premier League club, Arsenal (Arsenal.com). The leading digital money transfer business, formed by a UK-based entrepreneur from Somaliland, has joined …

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The number of registered players on the continent jumped up from 770 000 to over a million in the last year alone The World Rugby Council opened today in London and will vote on Wednesday for the country to host the 2023 World Rugby Cup. South Africa is very likely to win. When it comes …

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