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Barcelona

I would Have Sold Messi Says Barca President

Barcelona should have sold Lionel Messi this summer to alleviate their financial problems, the club’s acting president Carles Tusquets has said. The Argentina star announced in August his wish to leave Barca, his team since 2001, but he was forced to take a U-turn when the Catalan giants demanded his …

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Nigerians Petition FIBA Over NBBF Leadership Dispute

A group of Nigerian Basketball Stakeholders known as Basketball With Integrity has petitioned the sport’s world governing body, FIBA on the lingering leadership dispute of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF. In a petition signed by the group’s spokesman, Edward Morris, members called on FIBA to ensure that a fresh election …

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Real Madrid

I’m Not Going To Resign – Zidane

Zinedine Zidane has stated that he “is not going to resign” as the pressure continues to build on the under-fire Real Madrid boss. Madrid have lost two and drawn one of their last three La Liga games, leaving them fourth in the table with 10 matches played. More damaging than …

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Ex FCT FA Boss, Musa Talle Donates N.2 Million Support To FOSLA FC

As 2020/2021 Nigeria Nationwide League One, NLO set to commence soon, former Federal Capital Territory Football Association (FCT FA) chairman, Mr Musa Talle has donated the sum of two hundred thousand naira (N200, 000) to NLO campaigners, FOSLA Football Club, FFC. Mr Talle who made the donation when the club …

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NBBF Puts Clubs On Standby Ahead Of New Season

As stakeholders look ahead to the new season following the recent Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 lifting of ban on contact sports, clubs have been advised to put their houses in order in readiness for the new season. This was contained in the letter addressed to the State Basketball Association …

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Tokyo Olympics: FG To Camp Athletes In Abuja, Lagos

The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development said yesterday that it has concluded arrangements to camp both athletes and officials in  Abuja and Lagos to achieve maximum preparation for the 2021 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games. The minister, Sunday Dare in a statement he personally signed said the exercise which …

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Jose Mourinho

I’m Now ‘The Experienced One’- Mourinho

Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho has dubbed himself “The Experienced One,” a riff on his self-described “A Special One” moniker. When Mourinho arrived at Chelsea from Porto as a Champions League winner in 2004 he famously described himself as “A Special One” and the nickname has stuck throughout his coaching …

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pep-guardiola

Guardiola Signs New Manchester City Deal

Pep Guardiola has reached an agreement with Manchester City to extend his stay at the Premier League club by an additional two years, with his new contract running until the summer of 2023. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss will remain at the Etihad Stadium beyond his five years …

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Uninspired Super Eagles held by Sierra Leone In Freetown

Nigeria and Sierra Leone played out a goalless draw in their Group L Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the National Stadium in Freetown on Tuesday. The Leone Stars, who mounted a stunning fightback to draw 4-4 with the Super Eagles last week, put up another gritty display to frustrate …

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Juwon Oshaniwa,

Rohr Failed At Game Management Against Sierra Leone – Eagles Star

Nigerian ex-international, Juwon Oshaniwa, said that Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr, failed at game  management during Eagles’ 4-4 draw against Sierra Leone in the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match on Friday.  Recall that Eagles, surprisingly surrendered a four-goal lead to draw 4-4 against the visiting Lone Stars of Sierra Leone …

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Obinna Nsofor,

Redeem Yourselves In Sierra Leone, Nsofor Tasks Eagles

… We’ll win in Freetown – Balogun Former Super Eagles forward, Obinna Nsofor, has charged Gernot Rohr-led squad to redeem their batter image by coming out victorious when they take on the Lone Stars of Sierra-Leone in the reverse fixture of their Africa Cup Nation (AFCON) qualifying match, today in …

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