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2018 World Cup Qualifier: FIFA picks refs for Nigeria, Cameroon duels

2018 World Cup Qualifier: FIFA picks refs for Nigeria, Cameroon duels

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The World football governing body, FIFA, has appointed Egyptian referee, Ghead Grisha, and respected Gambian, Papa Gassama, to take charge of the upcoming 2018 World Cup ...

Super Eagles climb to 38th spot

Super Eagles climb to 38th spot

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The Nigeria national team, the Super Eagles, have made yet another progress in the monthly FIFA world rankings, as they have now moved to the 38th position in the world. The ...

APC sets up football tournament, names Chukwu planning committee chairman

APC sets up football tournament, names Chukwu planning committee chairman

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday inaugurated a 26-member committee for its maiden Unity Cup Football Competition aimed discovering young talents. The committee ...

Enyeama makes Ligue 1 team of the week

Enyeama makes Ligue 1 team of the week

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Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, has been listed in the Ligue 1 Team of the Week in France, following a fantastic showing at the weekend against Olympique ...

Delta To Host 2018 CAA Athletics Championship

Delta To Host 2018 CAA Athletics Championship

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Delta State Governor, Senator Dr Ifeanyi Okowa has stated the state government’s readiness to host the 2018 Confederation of African Athletics’ African Senior Athletics ...

Amos Adamu faces fresh FIFA ban

Amos Adamu faces fresh FIFA ban

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Former Nigerian football chief, Amos Adamu faces a second ban from the game after FIFA proposed a two-year sanction for various ethics code violations. Adamu, 63, was once ...

How Ronaldo spends his millions

How Ronaldo spends his millions

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Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid striker earned $88 million in the last 12 months, according to Forbes, making him the highest-paid sports star in the world. About $32 million of ...

30-player longlist for the 2016 Ballon d’Or

30-player longlist for the 2016 Ballon d’Or

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The French football magazine released the names of 30 nominees of the 2016 Ballon d’Or on Monday. The list was released in batches of five players. The football magazine is ...

Buhari congratulates Nigeria’s heroic Paralympics team

Buhari congratulates Nigeria’s heroic Paralympics team

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President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s team for an outstanding performance at the Paralympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A statement in Abuja on Monday by ...

Nigeria wins 7th gold in Paralympics

Nigeria wins 7th gold in Paralympics

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Flora Ugwunwa set a new world record in the women’s javelin – F54 event on Tuesday at the Rio Paralympics to give Nigeria its seventh gold medal. She recorded a throw of 20.25 ...

Tambuwal hosts Eaglets, tasks team to go for victory in Niamey

Tambuwal hosts Eaglets, tasks team to go for victory in Niamey

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Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal Wednesday night urged officials and players of the national U17 team to make Nigeria proud when they face Niger Republic in an African championship ...

Riyad Mahrez signs new four-year deal for Leicester City

Riyad Mahrez signs new four-year deal for Leicester City

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Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez has signed a new four-year contract with the Premier League champions. According to BBC sport website, the Algeria international, 25, had ...

WHO chief going to the Olympics, says Zika risk low

WHO chief going to the Olympics, says Zika risk low

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The risk of Zika virus infections at the Olympic Games is both low and manageable, the World Health Organisation chief said on Friday, a week before the event kicks off in Rio de ...

Tennis federation clears Russians to compete in Rio Games

Tennis federation clears Russians to compete in Rio Games

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All seven nominated Russian tennis players have been cleared to compete at the Rio Olympics, the International Tennis Federation (ITF) said on Sunday. "The seven Russian tennis ...

NFF names Yusuf as Le Guen’s replacement

NFF names Yusuf as Le Guen’s replacement

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The Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has named Salisu Yusuf as the new Super Eagles Head Coach following Frenchman Paul Le Guen’s rejection of the job. ...

Kaduna Utd FC, U.S.-based Academy begin talent hunt, scholarship award

Kaduna Utd FC, U.S.-based Academy begin talent hunt, scholarship award

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Kaduna United F C in collaboration with U.S- based Montvarde Academy have embarked on a two-day talent hunt and scholarship award to underage footballers in Kaduna State. Jide ...

FIFA President, Secretary-General to visit Nigeria

FIFA President, Secretary-General to visit Nigeria

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President of world football governing body, FIFA, Gianni Infantino, and the Secretary-General, Fatma Samoura, will arrive in Nigeria on July 24 on a two-day working visit. This ...

Coach Amuneke cuts short Flying Eagles holiday for Sudan tie

Coach Amuneke cuts short Flying Eagles holiday for Sudan tie

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Nigeria U-20s coach, Emmanuel Amuneke, has ordered his players back in camp to kick- start preparations for the final round of the Africa U-20 Nations Cup qualifier against Sudan, ...

Stephen Keshi Was A Great Patriot, Achiever  ― Okowa

Stephen Keshi Was A Great Patriot, Achiever ― Okowa

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Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa has described the sudden demise of former Super Eagles Player and Coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi as tragic and a monumental loss to ...

IOC President says refugee team of 10 to compete at Olympics in Rio

IOC President says refugee team of 10 to compete at Olympics in Rio

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday in Lausanne, Switzerland said a 10-strong refugee team is to compete at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro later this year. ...

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