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Pyeongchang: Nigeria’s Bobsled Trio Begin Campaign

Nigeria’s bobsled team of Seun Adigun, Akuoma Omeoga and Ngozi Onwumere will start their campaign in Pyeongchang, South Korea on February 17 with scheduled training...

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Lagos Agog as AITEO/NFF Holds Maiden Awards

There is excitement and expectation in the Nigerian Football firmament as the inaugural edition of the NFF Football Awards, supported by partners AITEO as Sponsors and...

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Aging Federer Eyes Rotterdam Open No1 Spot

Roger Federer said he “never imagined” he would be world No1 again as he moved to within one victory of being the oldest man to achieve that feat. The Swiss 20-time...

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Neymar’s Father Blasts Son’s Critics

Father of Brazilian and PSG poster boy, Neymar has spoken out at what he called the “vultures” circling his son, in an apparent reference to criticism of the Paris...

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Flamingos Land in Yaoundé for W’Cup Ticket

The delegation of Nigeria’s Under-17 women national football team, Flamingos, have arrived in Yaoundé, capital of Cameroon for their final round, final leg of the...

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Aubameyang Handed Henry’s No14 Jersey

In his first day as a Gunner, new Arsenal buy, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been handed the club’s iconic No 14 jersey, used by the club’s legendary striker,...

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West Ham suspend Tony Henry over claims of club policy against signing Africans

West Ham have suspended director of player recruitment Tony Henry over claims he said the club would not sign any more African players. The Daily Mail reported that...

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Winter Olympics 2018: Court Overturns Life Bans on Russian Athletes

A decision to overturn the Olympic life bans of 28 Russian athletes “may have a serious impact on the future fight against doping”, says the International...

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George Weah to Review Liberia’s Citizenship Laws

Liberia’s President, George Weah, has called for the removal of a “racist” clause in the constitution, which restricts Liberian citizenship to black people....

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Travelstart, KLM Partner Bobsled & Skeleton for 2018 Winter Olympics

The historic Nigerian female Bobsled and Skeleton team have signed on new African partners. As confirmed by Travelstart and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines last Wednesday, the...

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Joshua Predicts Epic Fight Between Okolie Vs Chamberlain

Anthony Joshua expects Lawrence Okolie and Isaac Chamberlain to produce an epic battle this Saturday when the cruiserweight duo step into the squared ropes. According to...

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Musa Returns to CSKA Moscow on Loan

Nigerian international and Leicester winger, Ahmed Musa has returned to his former CSKA Moscow, Russia, from his English Premier League Club on loan until the end of the...

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We’ll Scale through Croatia, Others, Rohr Assures

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has allied the fears of millions of Nigeria football loving fans saying there is no cause for alarm as his boys will...

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CHAN Eagles Players Not Good to Deserve Russia Invitation, Says Udeze

The home-based national team otherwise called Eagles Team B, the Coach Salisu Yusuf have been carpeted for their lack of seriousness at the ongoing Championship of...

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Messi Longing to win World Cup

Two time world champions, Argentina is hoping that to winning their third World Cup trophy this year just as their talisman captain and FC Barcelona mesmerising forward,...

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World Cup: Laloko Urges NFF, Rohr to Recall Enyeama

With lack of competent goalkeeper in the National team squad, former technical director of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the Director of Pepsi Football...

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Coutinho, Yerry Mina Make Barcelona squad for First Time

Philippe Coutinho is in line to make his Barcelona debut after Ernesto Valverde included him in a Blaugrana squad for the first time. Coutinho sealed a move worth a...

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Home Eagles Can Lift CHAN Trophy, Says Amuneke

Former Nigeria international and now coach of the Sudanese top side Al Khartoum FC, Emmanuel Amuneke, has hailed the Super Eagles for making the quarter-finals of the...

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Mohamed Salah Returns as Liverpool Face Swansea Test

Mohamed Salah returned from illness as Liverpool prepared for the trip to bottom club Swansea at Melwood. The Reds head to South Wales on Monday evening looking to...

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Klopp Says He Has Faith in Loris Karius

The Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius conundrum has been a constantly interesting and shifting narrative over the last two seasons since Karius arrived. For a while Klopp...