The Liberian president and former Chelsea striker George Weah has stunned fans by returning to international football at the age of 51. Tuesday’s friendly between Liberiaand Nigeria was arranged in Weah’s honour, to retire the number 14 jersey which he wore for the national side. However, it was still a huge surprise when the president, who retired from professional club football in 2003, 

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Ahead of Saturday’s all-important clash against the Pirates, Gernot Rohr will be without three of his key players Alex Iwobi, Ola Aina and William Troost-Ekong will miss Nigeria’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier with Seychelles due to injury, the Nigeria Football Federation has confirmed. The Super Eagles face the Pirates on Saturday and an away 

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Injuries to the Metz and the Hoffenheim defenders have prompted the late invitation of the Red Star Belgrade man. Ghana’s centre-back pair of John Boye and Kasim Adams have been ruled out of Saturday’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Kenya, with Serbia-based Rashid Sumaila consequently earning a late invite for the fixture. The Black Stars will 

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