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Boost for Arsenal as David Luiz back ahead of schedule

The Brazilian defender had looked to be set for a spell on the sidelines, however he has recovered quickly and could return to the pitch soon David Luiz has returned to full training following a neck injury ahead of schedule, in a boost for Arsenal and manager Mikel Arteta. The Brazilian defender signed a contract extension last season and remains a key first-team player for Arteta's FA Cup holders, despite making a number of high-profile errors that have led to fierce criticism from fans and pundits. Luiz however is a popular and respected member of the first team at Arsenal, which meant his recent suffering of a neck problem, which threatened to keep him out for a period of matches, was a real blow for the Gunners.
Gerrard calls for Liverpool to ‘start working on a statue’ for Klopp ahead of title coronation
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Gerrard calls for Liverpool to ‘start working on a statue’ for Klopp ahead of title coronation

A club legend wants to see the 'best manager in the world' immortalised at Anfield after leading the Reds towards a first league crown in 30 years Steven Gerrard says Liverpool should already be "starting work on a statue" of Jurgen Klopp ahead of their title coronation. Liverpool will be confirmed as the new Premier League champions if they pick up six points from their final nine fixtures of the 2019-20 season. Klopp's men had established an unassailable 25-point lead over holder Manchester City before the coronavirus stopped play in March, having won all but two of their first 29 games.
Another traditional title holder Prof. Isa Hashim dies in Kano
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Another traditional title holder Prof. Isa Hashim dies in Kano

The Jarma of Kano, a senior traditional title holder at Kano emirate council, Professor Isa Hashim is dead. Professor Hashim died in the early hours of Sunday at the age of 86 after brief illness, a palace source confirmed to The Guardian. Professor Hashim passed on less than 24 hours after the Emir of Rano, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila, a first class chief of Rano emirate council, died. The two traditional icons joined the wave of multiple deaths hitting on Kano presently. Professor Hashim, bagged his PhD in 1976 at University of Southern California, USA. The professor of political science joined the services of Bayero university, Kano as associate professor in 1992 and was promoted to the rank of full professor in 1999. He retired in 2004 after which he was accorded the trad...
Popular Boxer Victor Ortiz Arrested For Rape
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Popular Boxer Victor Ortiz Arrested For Rape

Popular American boxing champion, Victor Ortiz has been arrested for rape in Oxnard. The ex-boxing champ Victor Ortiz – has been charged with 3 counts of felony sexual assault, including rape, officials say. The 31-year-old former holder of the WBC welterweight title in 2011, who also had roles in ‘Expendables 3’ and “Southpaw” surrendered to authorities in Oxnard, CA on Tuesday. According to court records, the alleged incident took place inside of a home in Oxnard on March 19. The female accuser contacted police that same day and filed a report accusing Ortiz of sexual assault. The Ventura County District Attorney’s Office has charged the boxer with 3 felony counts — forcible rape, forcible oral copulation and forcible digital penetration. He was booked, posed for a mug s...