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Exclusive news on Manchester United, Victor Boniface and AFCON 2023.

Omar Berrada set to be appointed as new Manchester United CEO.

The emergence of Jim Ratcliffe and his INEOS company as a board member of Manchester United have heralded a much-needed overhaul in the club’s football management structure. As a part of the overhaul, Manchester United has just announced Omar Berrada will be appointed as the club’s new Chief of Executive. Berrada, who was the Chief Football Operations Officer at the City Football Group will leave the role with immediate effect and take over Manchester United’s CEO role from next season.


West Ham set to break their transfer record to sign Victor Boniface.

Nigerian striker, Victor Boniface has been one of the most lethal strikers this season, contributing to Bayer Leverkusen’s unbeaten run since the season commenced. With 16 goals and 8 assists in 23 games this season, Boniface is proving his £17 million worth to the Xabi Alonso side. Emerging news from London are however indicating West Ham’s interest, with the club willing to break its transfer record land the forward in the summer.


Angola defeats Mauritania in five goals – Cup of Nations thriller.

Despite putting up a hard fight, Mauritania suffered their second defeat in the 2023 AFCON tournament. Gelson Dala proved to be the star of the show, scoring two goals to secure all three points for Angola at the Stade de la Paix stadium. After Gelson’s 30th minute goal, Sidi Bouna Amar responded right before the second half mark. Gelson restored Angola’s lead in the 50th minute and Gilberto scored a third. However, Koita’s 58th minute goal was not enough to salvage a point for Mauritania who sits last in the Group D standings.


Tunisia secures first 2023 AFCON point in 1-1 draw against Mali.

Coming from behind versus Mali, Tunisia’s team was able to secure their first point of the 2023 AFCON tournament. After going down early through Lassine Sinayoko’s strike from the side of the box in the 10th minute, Tunisia equalized in the 20th minute as Rafia fired home Ali Abdi’s pass. Sinayoko failed to bury his second half chance to Propel Mali to a win which would have seen them qualify for the next round of the competition.


Baghdad Bounedjah scores late equalizer as Algeria snatches draw.

Burkina Faso was on the verge of a second straight win in the 2023 AFCON tournament until Baghdad Bounedjah’s second half brace helped salvage an important draw for Algeria, who were on the brink of a first round exit. Mohamed Konate opened the scoring for Burkina Faso late in the first half but Baghdad responded quickly six minutes into the second half. Bertrand Traore looked to have won the game for Burkina Faso after converting a 71st minute penalty but Baghdad again saved the day, slotting the ball past Kouakou koffi in the 95th minute to keep Algeria’s Ro16 hopes alive.


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AN-Toni
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1 month ago

Latest bits across sport news worldwide.Exclusive news on Manchester United, Victor Boniface and AFCON 2023. – Express your point of view.

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Taiwo
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1 month ago

Omar Berrada will become the new Chief Executive of Manchester United, the club has announced. Berrada, who most recently served as the City Football Group’s Chief Football Operations Officer, will step down from that position immediately and assume the CEO position at Manchester United starting in the next campaign. West Ham is eager to smash its transfer record in order to acquire the attacker in the summer, which is wonderful news for Man U and a major setback for Man City.

Kazeem1
Member
1 month ago

In the 2023 AFCON tournament, Mauritania lost for the second time. I believe they are eliminated in the competition also Tunisia’s team managed to earn their first point It’s quite fortunate for them since they lose their opening game

Adeoye Adegoke
Member
1 month ago

First up, Manchester United has been making waves in the football world. The team has been performing exceptionally well under the guidance of their manager, and they’ve been securing impressive victories in their recent matches. The players have been showcasing their skills on the field, and it’s been a joy to watch their teamwork and determination.
Now, let’s talk about Victor Boniface. He’s a rising star in the world of athletics. Boniface has been making headlines with his outstanding performances in various track and field events. His dedication, hard work, and natural talent have propelled him to the top of his game. It’s incredible to see young athletes like Boniface pushing the boundaries and inspiring others to chase their dreams.
And how can we forget about AFCON 2023? The Africa Cup of Nations is one of the most prestigious football tournaments on the continent. It’s an exciting event that brings together the best national teams from across Africa. Fans around the world eagerly await this tournament to witness thrilling matches and witness the immense talent on display. The anticipation for AFCON 2023 is building, and it promises to be a spectacular competition. 🏆⚽️🌍

SarahDiv
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1 month ago

Great updates in football! Manchester United’s new CEO, Omar Berrada, brings hope for positive changes. Exciting news for Nigerian striker Victor Boniface, as West Ham eyes a record-breaking transfer. In AFCON 2023, thrilling matches unfold, with Angola triumphing over Mauritania, Tunisia earning a crucial point against Mali, and Algeria making a comeback against Burkina Faso. Football fans in Nigeria buzzing with anticipation!