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Tokyo 2020: Dennerby invites 30 Super Falcons for Algeria clash

Ahead of the first round of the African qualifying race for the Women’s Football Tournament of next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Thomas Dennerby has invited 30 players to start a camping programme in Abuja as from Thursday, 8th August. Nigeria has been drawn to face Algeria …

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Rooney Set For England return

Wayne Rooney is seriously considering the possibility of returning to England as a player-coach at Derby County. The former Manchester United star could return to England for the Championship side after a year in MLS with D.C. United The former Everton and Manchester United striker has spent the past year in Major League Soccer …

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NWF Talks Tough Ahead of 2019 All Africa Games

Sixteen athletes will represent Nigeria at the forth coming 2019 Africa Games billed for Rabat, Morocco from 19th to 31st August. The list expected to be released soon by the Nigeria Wrestling Federation is seven-man short, compared to the 23 that represented the country at the last edition held in …

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Aiteo cup: Kano Pillars players, officials get $1,000‎ reward

Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has rewarded Kano Pillars players and officials with $1,000 each for winning the 2019 Aiteo Cup.‎ ‎Pillars defeated Niger Tornadoes 5-4 on penalty to win the cup after the match ended 0-0 at regulation time at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna, on July 28. …

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Man Utd  makes Final push for Eriksen 

Red Devils hope to seal transfer before deadline Manchester United are looking to secure the signing of Christian Eriksen before Thursday’s transfer deadline, according to the Daily Mail. The Tottenham star will see his contract expire in 2020 with the likes of Real Madrid, Atletico Madrid and Juventus also said to be interested in the Dane. But Manchester United …

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Koscielny to join Bordeaux in €5m deal

Laurent Koscielny is in France to undergo a medical at Bordeaux, with a €5 million (£4.6m/$5.6m) deal close to completion, while Carl Jenkinson is also edging towards the exits at Arsenal. The French defender has made no secret of his desire to head home this summer and is now in the process of …

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Governor Ihedioha unveils Fidelis Ilechuckwu

The newly employed coach of Heartland Football Club of Owerri, has been unveiled by the governor of Imo state Emeka Ihedioha. It would be recalled that coach Fidelis Ilechuckwu ended his 13 year romance with the MFM FC of Lagos and pitched tents with Heartland FC of Owerri. According to …

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Chukwueze Hits Villarreal Training Camp Ahead of Pre-season Tour

Nigeria national-teamer Samuel Chukwueze reported for pre-season training at Villarreal on Monday, August 5. The winger was given an extended break by the leadership of the Yellow Submarine to help him recover from fatigue after representing the Super Eagles at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Chukwueze underwent special training …

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Man Utd complete Maguire signing in world-record £80m deal

Manchester United have signed England centre-back Harry Maguire from Premier League rivals Leicester City for £80m – a world record fee for a defender. The 26-year-old has agreed a six-year contract at Old Trafford, with the option of a further year. The fee for Maguire eclipses the £75m Liverpool paid …

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Chief Adeyemo pledges support to T/Tennis star

Sports philanthropist, Chief Sunday Adeyemo has expressed really diness to support Table Tennis star, Saheed Idowu in his quest to win international laurels. Chief Adeyemo also known as Igboho Osa stated this when the 2012 Olympian paid a courtesy visit to his office in Ibadan. He said his dream is …

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AfroBasket 2019: FIBA clears Nigerian players

AfroBasket defending champions, Nigeria have reason to smile as the regulatory body in charge of players’ eligibility has cleared all the players on her rooster. The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF was ecstatic Saturday night with the news of the clearances that came from the FIBA office in Switzerland. Meanwhile, D’Tigress …

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I Am Ready for Super Eagles, Amunike,Tells NFF

Former Tanzania Head Coach, Emmanuel Amunike has expressed his readiness to take up the role of the super eagles of Nigeria if given the opportunity. In a chat with Brila Fm from his holiday base in Spain, Amunike said that he is done with the age-grade level and if given …

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How Chelsea will line up in 2019-20 Season

Another year and yet again there is another revolution at Stamford Bridge as legendary player Frank Lampard has been given a unique chance to become the club’s new manager. The Blues are going through another season of changes but it means new chances for a host of new players Chelsea owner …

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Man Utd reject Real Madrid offer to swap Pogba for James

United want £150m or nothing Manchester United have rejected an offer for Paul Pogba from Real Madrid which involved a swap deal with James Rodriguez, according to The Times. Los Blancos reportedly offered £27.4 million ($33.2m) plus the Colombiainternational for the Red Devils unsettled midfielder. But the Premier League outfit is demanding a package …

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