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Onyali tips Team Nigeria to shine

By Gbenga Jolaosho Despites the country’s shoddy preparation, Mary Onyali-Omagbemi, has exuded confidence that the Nigerian athletes for the forthcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, will have blissful outing at the sports fiesta. Onyali, who […]

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Omeruo linked to QPR

Queens Park Rangers look poised to sign Chelsea defender Kenneth Omeruo on a loan-deal. According to the African Football site, Chelsea wants to loan the player out to a Premiership club and Hull City were […]

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Awo Stadium into darkness

The entire premises of Obafemi Awolowo Stadium, Ibadan, have been thrown into darkness for the past three weeks. The development has hampered businesses of many private occupants of the first sports arena in West Africa. […]

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Germans triumph

 — Mario Götze’s stunner defeats Argentina 1 – 0 in extra time Germany were crowned world champions for the fourth time after a stunning extra-time strike by substitute Mario Gotze secured a 1-0 victory over […]

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SWAN cautions FIFA over NFF suspension

The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has expressed concern over the recent suspension order slammed on the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF by FIFA, alleging government interference in an internal crisis within the country’s football […]

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Yahaya jets to Spurs

Nigeria U-20 winger Musa Yahaya will depart the country for London today to begin pre-season training with English Premier League club, Tottenham Hotspur, his agent has informed AfricanFootball.com Yahaya, who was standout performer as Nigeria […]

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Aliyu to consider Swedish offer

Former Eaglets’ defender, Abubakar Aliyu, will consider an offer from Swedish club, Djurgardens IF, his agent has told AfricanFootball.com “Djurgardens are keen to sign Aliyu. We are studying the offer they have proposed,” the player’s […]

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NJF disclaims Edo Judo Tourney

By Lekan Olaseinde The leadership of Nigeria Judo Federation (NJF) has dissociated itself from a purported judo competition slated for Edo ntate next month, urging all affiliated states under the federation to distance themselves from […]

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Bauchi elders fault Maigari’s sack

By Najib Sani Bauchi state elders under the aegis of the ‘Bauchi Concerned Citizens’ have faulted the recent suspension of their sons, Alhaji Aminu Maigari, as president of the National Football Federation (NFF), describing the […]

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Onazi: I’ll be back soon

Injured Nigerian midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi, has told AfricanFootball.com he hopes to be back in training in 10 days time. The Lazio star said he was feeling good after he suffered a ligament tear in his […]