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I was cleaning gutters for 20 Naira’ – Footballer, Victor Osimhen reveals

22-year-old Super Eagles and Napoli star, Victor Osimhen has revealed his ‘grass to grace’ story, revealing how he performed menial jobs in order to survive before his journey into professional football.

Osimhen is currently enjoying a good run of form for Serie A side Napoli where he has managed five goals from six appearances, has revealed he used to do menial jobs like cleaning gutters, fetching water to survive.

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Update; Pilot admits he arranged illegal flight that crashed into the Channel causing the deaths of Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala

Update; Pilot admits he arranged illegal flight that crashed into the Channel causing the deaths of Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala

A pilot admitted organising the flight that crashed into the Channel causing the deaths of a footballer and another pilot.

David Henderson, 67, pleaded guilty to one charge over the death of striker Emiliano Sala, 28, who was killed on the trip to Britain from his French club to join Cardiff City.

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Manchester City star, Jack Grealish could be questioned as witness in his teammate Benjamin Mendy rape case

Manchester City star, Jack Grealish could be questioned as witness in his teammate Benjamin Mendy rape case

Jack Grealish could reportedly be questioned as a witness in the Benjamin Mendy rape case.

The England ace who moved to the Premier League champions for a record-breaking £100million fee in August, was out partying with Manchester City teammate Mendy, 27, just hours before he allegedly attacked a girl.

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Wanda Nara ‘splits from husband Mauro Icardi’ after accusing the PSG striker of cheating

Wanda Nara ?splits from husband Mauro Icardi? after accusing the PSG striker of cheating

Wanda Nara, the wife and agent of Paris Saint-Germain star Mauro Icardi, has reportedly split from her husband after accusing him of cheating.

Icardi, 28, and Wanda, 34, began their affair when the Argentine media personality was still married to his former team-mate at Sampdoria, Maxi Lopez. The pair later got married in 2014.

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‘This is why Nigerians need prayers’- Sonia Ighalo replies Nigerians criticizing her for saying men whose wives can’t pray are endangered species

Sonia Ighalo, the estranged wife of footballer, Jude Ighalo, has responded to people criticizing her post directed at married men.

In a post she shared this morning, the mum of three stated that men whose wives can’t pray or read the word of God are endangered species.

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Brazilian football player, William Ribeiro faces attempted murder charge for attacking a referee on the pitch

A Braziliian footballer who knocked a referee to the ground and kicked him in the neck during a match in Brazil, is now facing an attempted murder charge. William Ribeiro was arrested after he deliberately beat Rodrigo Crivellaro 14 minutes into the second half of Monday night’s Campeonato Gaúcho Série A2 league game between Ribeiro’s São Paulo team and Guarani at Edmundo Felix Stadium in Rio Grande do Sul.

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Uk Police reveals why Promising Nigerian born footballer was shot dead.

The footballer is suspected of killing neighbour Richard Woodcock, whose body was found on the floor of his flat in Milton Keynes, Bucks, on Saturday.

UK Police reveal why footballer Odichukumma Kelvin Igweani was shot dead

The neighbour heard a toddler screaming for his life from Igweani’s house and he went to intervene but was killed.

Other neighbours called police to report a “horrible commotion” inside.

When police stormed the flat in Milton Keynes, Bucks, on June 26, they found hero, Richard Woodcock, 38, lying on the floor lifeless.

Officers also found Igweani holding the seriously injured two-year-old boy captive in the bedroom.

David Bannister from the IOPC told Milton Keynes Coroner’s Court that the young footballer was shot four times and a taser was discharged.

UK Police reveal why footballer Odichukumma Kelvin Igweani was shot dead

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Igweani was pronounced dead at the scene and Woodcock died of head injuries while the toddler remains in a life-threatening condition in hospital.

UK Police reveal why footballer Odichukumma Kelvin Igweani was shot dead

DCI Blaik added the Kelvin Igweani is suspected of his murder, and the serious assault of the young male child within the address.

“It is understood that Kelvin’s mental health had been deteriorating in the weeks preceding this incident,” he said.

The sportsman’s devastated parents were in court today, accompanied by a lawyer, to hear how their son was slain by officers in his home in Milton Keynes, Bucks, on Saturday morning.

At this stage no one else is being sought in relation to this investigation and we are seeking to support everyone involved.

“Members of the community will see an increased police presence. We would ask anyone who has any concerns or information to please speak to one of our uniformed officers.

“We are also asking members of the public who may have information to please call 101 or report online quoting reference 20210626-0652.

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