Theresa May signs security partnership with Nigeria’s president | Politics

Theresa May has signed a security pact with Nigeria’s president aimed at helping the country combat the militant group Boko Haram through better military training and anti-terrorist propaganda techniques developed in the UK. The British prime minister’s agreement with Muhammadu Buhari was announced at a summit between the pair in Abuja and billed by the …

World Cup 2018: reaction to Argentina’s late win and Germany buildup – live! | Football

Cometh the 86th, cometh the man. No, not that man. Or even that other man. Or that man who was involved in the alleged palace coup on Sampaoli. Or that new man who started in goal. Or that man who plays for Juventus. Of all Argentina’s storied stars it was perhaps the most unlikely of …

Mikel aiming to turn tables 13 years after Messi took his Golden Ball | Football

Mikel John Obi smiles. “Yeah, Messi stole the Golden Ball off me,” the Nigeria captain says, and he remembers how it happened as if it were yesterday. The story comes from the World Youth Championship of 2005, when Mikel drove Nigeria to the final, where they faced a Lionel Messi-inspired Argentina. “Before the game people …

World Cup 2018: Nigeria v Iceland – live! | Football

Nigeria: Uzoho, Omeruo, Troost-Ekong, Balogun, Moses, Etebo, Mikel, Ndidi, Idowu, Musa, Iheanacho. Subs: Ezenwa, Echiejile, Ighalo, Abdullahi, Simy, Obi, Onazi, Iwobi, Ogu, Awaziem, Ebuehi, Akpeyi. Iceland: Halldorsson, Saevarsson, Arnason, Ragnar Sigurdsson, Magnusson, Gislason, Gunnarsson, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Bjarnason, Bodvarsson, Finnbogason. Subs: Schram, Fridjonsson, Albert Gudmundsson, Ingason, Johann Berg Gudmundsson, Sigurdarson, Eyjolfsson, Olafur Ingi Skulason, Hallfredsson, Traustason, …

World Cup 2018: Argentina fallout and latest news on day nine – live! | Football

1.13am EDT01:13 In case there was any doubt how much this World Cup mean to the people of Peru, Andrew Roth’s report from the Ekaterinburg Arena should clear things up: “When the final whistle blew, six men in matching Peru zip-ups and Adidas track pants began sobbing in the stairwell, slumping on each other in …

England v Nigeria: international friendly – live updates! | Football

England: Pickford, Trippier, Young, Walker, Stones, Cahill, Lingard, Dier, Kane, Sterling, Alli.Subs: Pope, Heaton, Rose, Butland, Maguire, Delph, Livermore, Loftus-Cheek, Lallana, Vardy, Rashford, Welbeck. Nigeria: Uzoho, Idowu, Troost-Ekong, Balogun, Onazi, Mikel, Obi, Abdullahi, Ighalo, Moses, Iwobi.Subs: Akpeyi, Ezenwa, Aina, Echiejile, Omeruo, Musa, Etebo, Ndidi, Iheanacho, Simy, Ogu, Awaziem, Ebuehi, Agu. Source Link