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Pinnick: NFF ‘ll Motivate Super Eagles to Win World Cup

Stories by Shola Akingboye   Nigeria Football Federation,   NFF,  President Amaju Pinnick has promised that the Super Eagles will be well motivated to win the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Speaking in Lagos, Pinnick said the federation was  doing everything possible to ensure that all the friendly matches …

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Higuain, Dybala stun Spurs to send Juventus through

Juventus produced a Champions League smash-and-grab raid as Paulo Dybala’s goal earned them a 2-1 victory over Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley to send the Italians through to the quarter-finals 4-3 on aggregate on Wednesday. Son Heung-min’s first-half effort had put Tottenham in control after they had drawn 2-2 in Turin …

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Woods warns young guns not to write off old guard

Tiger Woods has warned the new wave of young golfers that he and Phil Mickelson could be forces to reckon with at next month’s U.S. Masters. The former world number one had the like of Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas in mind when delivering his warning. Woods drew …

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Oliseh Explains Ordeal in Hands of Club

By Johnny Edward Former Super Eagles coach and captain, Sunday Oliseh, has claimed that Dutch second division club Fortuna Sittard made his players to sign documents against him before he was suspended by the club on Wednesday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Oliseh was suspended by the club last  Wednesday allegedly over a …

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Kayode, Messi Included in LaLiga Team of the Week

By James Agberebi   Nigeria and Girona striker Olanrewaju Kayode has been named in the LaLiga Team of the Week for last weekend by football facts and statistics website whoscored.com. The team also includes Argentina and Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi. Kayode’s inclusion in the list comes on the back of his …

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NWFL Announces March Date for Champions Shield

The Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) on Wednesday in Lagos announced that the maiden NWFL Champions Shield will hold on Sunday, March 4,  at the Agege Township Stadium in Lagos. First of its kind in the history of women football in the land the NWFL Champions Shield is the royal  …

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Lulu Floors EFCC, Wins 8-year Corruption Case

By James Anaana Relief came the way of  the former  President of Nigeria Football Assocation, NFF, Alhaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi who has been standing trial for eight years  on charges of corruption while in office.  In a landmark judgment recently in Abuja, the Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja,  set …

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