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Nigerian player slumps, dies during friendly match

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A player with Crown Football Club of Oyo State, Usman Yusuf, has slumped and died during a friendly match in Abeokuta, Ogun State. Yusuf featured...

Great feat for Nigerian Football League as Kwara United completes signing of Brazilian star,...

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Kwara United Football Club of Ilorin on Monday unveiled Lucas Alves, a Brazilian winger, as one of their players for the upcoming 2020/2021 Nigeria...

AFCON Qualifiers: Super Eagles failed to redeem image, play goalless draw in Freetown

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Nigeria’s Super Eagles and Sierra Leone played out a goalless draw in their Group L Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the National Stadium...

Reps Lament ‘Ghost Town’ State Of NIS, Want It Revived

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The House of Representatives Committee on Sports has expressed disappointment at the state and condition of the National Institute for Sports (NIS), liken the...

Abducted ex-Super Eagles star, Obodo regain freedom

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Former Super Eagles player, Christian Obodo, who was kidnapped on Sunday evening, in Warri, Delta State has been freed. REPUBLICAN recalls that Obodo was kidnapped...

Man United eyes Super Eagles’ Chukwueze

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Manchester United are prepared to secure the signing of Super Eagles and Villareal winger Samuel Chukwueze in January. Real Madrid, Chelsea, Everton, Leicester City, Liverpool...

Gunmen kidnapped former Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo in Warri

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Former Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo, has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen along Refinery Road, Warri in Delta State. Obodo, 36, was abducted by the...

Barcelona Legend Samuel Eto’o in ghastly auto crash, lands in hospital

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Former Inter, Barcelona and Chelsea star Samuel Eto’o was involved in a car accident yesterday but he is in ‘fine and stable conditions,’ according...

Ex-Ghanaian Footballer Claims To Be Rashford’s Biological Father

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Michael Boye Marquaye, a former Ghanaian footballer based in the United Kingdom, has come out to claim that he is Marcus Rashford's biological father. The...

Real Madrid v Man City: We’ll be failures if we dont win ― De...

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Kevin de Bruyne believes Manchester City would be failures if they don’t knock Real Madrid out of the Champions League. City have only ever made...

Senate approves N148bn for Buhari to refund Ondo and others

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Senate approves Buhari’s N148bn refund to Ondo, Osun, three others     The Senate on Tuesday approved the request of the President Muhammadu Buhari's request of a...

Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen voted as best African player in French League

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Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen has emerged as the winner of the 2020 Marc-Vivien Foe prize. This feat makes Osimhen the best African player in Ligue...

UEFA releases Champions League third qualifying round draw

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The draw for the third qualifying round of the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League, made at UEFA’s Swiss headquarters in Nyon on Monday: Ferencvaros (HUN) v...

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes first footballer to become billionaire

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  Juventus talisman Cristiano Ronaldo will become the third sportsman in the world after golf star Tiger Woods and boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr to have...

Super Eagles defender, Troost-Ekong joins Watford from Udinese

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Nigerian international defender William Troost-Ekong has completed a permanent transfer to Watford. The Hornets announced Troost Ekong’s signing in a statement on Tuesday. https://twitter.com/WatfordFC/status/1310974307741372418?s=20 The 27-year-old centre-half,...