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Falconets To Arrive Morocco Today

The U20 Women National Team, Falconets, that will represent Nigeria at the Women’s Football Tournament of the 12th All-Africa Games scheduled for Rabat, Morocco 17th – 29th August, will fly out of Nigeria to Morocco on Thursday. They will battle Cameroon, South Africa and Zambia in Group B of the tournament. Host nation …

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Rohr Recalls Iheanacho, Ajayi, Ebuehi For Ukraine Friendly

…hands debut  callup for,Okoye Aribo Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has recalled the trio of Kelechi Iheanacho, Semi Ajayi and Tyronne Ebuehi for the Nigerian side’s friendly encounter against Ukraine scheduled for Dnipro Arena on Tuesday, 10th September, with Saudi Arabia-based Skipper Ahmed Musa at the head of the roster. Tyronne Ebuehi, …

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AAG 2019: PMB Charges Team Nigeria To Go for Gold

President Muhammad Buhari has charged Team Nigeria to strive to top the medals table at the end of 12th All African Games in Rabat, Morocco. President Buhari gave the charge yesterday in Abuja at the handing over of athletes to the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) and farewell ceremony for Team …

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FCT Grassroots Football Development On Course- FA Chair

Chairman of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Football Association (FA) Mohammed Mukhtar, has reiterated his commitment to developing football at the grassroots in the nation’s capital. FCT FA boss said that, the FA had already embarked on some programmes aimed at developing football at the grassroots level. “We are on …

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Liverpool, Chelsea In Heavyweight Clash For UEFA Super Cup Trophy

…All female referee team ready for final showdown Frank Lampard and his Chelsea troops will face their second heavyweight clash when they lock horns with Liverpool in the UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul.  Liverpool enter the game as Champions League winners after beating Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 in the June final, while Chelsea …

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City Avoid Transfer Ban, Fined £315,000

Manchester City have avoided a transfer ban after admitting breaching Fifa rules on signing youth players. The Premier League champions have been fined 370,000 Swiss Francs (£315,000). Fifa said City breached article 19 of its regulations: “International transfers of players are only permitted if the player is over the age …

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Barcelona Ready €100m Plus Coutinho Bid For Neymar

Barcelona have sent a delegation including technical manager Eric Abidal to France for talks with Paris Saint-Germain over a deal for Neymar. The Liga champions are preparing to table an official offer for PSG’s consideration as they aim to bring the Brazilian back to Camp Nou Abidal, along with board member Javier Bordas, and Andre Cury, …

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Makanjuola Eyes AAG Gold Medal With Flying Eagles

By @vjwale  Flying Eagles striker Success Makanjoula, has tipped Nigeria for the Gold medal at the start of the 12th  All African Games in Morocco. The Flying Eagles are in the same Group A with hosts Morocco, as well as Burkina Faso and South Africa The Water FC forward, Makanjoula …

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Volleyball: We Want To Rewrite History In Morocco –Nuhu

The Head Coach of Nigeria senior men volleyball team, Japheth Nuhu said his boys’ want to rewrite history at 2019 All Africa Games in Rabat, Morocco. Nigeria won the gold medal at the 2003 COJA Games held in Abuja, Nigeria. The former Niger Brass coach said the men’s team is …

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Golden Eaglets Begins World Cup Preparation

Five –time champions Nigeria have kick-started their camping programme for the FIFA U17 World Cup finals taking place in Brazil 26th October – 17th November 2019. The Golden Eaglets picked a ticket to the championship after finishing among the top four teams at the Africa U17 Cup of Nations held in Tanzania …

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2019 FIBA World Cup: D’Tigers Storm Lagos For Final Camping

The men’s senior national basketball team, the D’Tigers have arrived Lagos, Nigeria for the next phase of training ahead of their 2019 FIBA World Cup outing after weeks of training in the United States of America. The strong contingent led by Head Coach, Alex Nwora arrived Nigeria aboard a Delta …

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AAG 2019: Nigeria’s First Batch Of Contingent Arrives Morocco

Nigeria’s first batch of contingent to the 12th All African Games holding in Rabat, Morocco have arrived in the North African country for the Games Dr Simeon Ebhojiaye, Team Nigeria’s Deputy Chief De Mission II, made the disclosure to newsmen shortly on arrival at Casablanca, Morocco. He said the first …

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Cycling: Team Nigeria Arrives Germany For World Junior Track Championship

Nigerian Junior cycling Team arrived Germany on Tuesday (today) ahead of the World Junior Cycling Track Championship. The championship which begins today will end on Sunday, August. 18. The team consists of four male cyclists and four women cyclist: Male junior, Shedrack Egundor, Okeyah Temple, Vitalis Bethel and Timileyn Johnson. …

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Hockey:  IHF Set To Ban Nigeria

By @vjwale Nigeria is set to be banned and fined by the International Hockey Federation,(IHF) after the country failed to send her representatives to compete at the 2019 Africa Olympic qualification tournament in Johannesburg, South Africa. Nigeria’s male and female senior teams who are ranked 3rd and 4th respectively in …

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FCT Golf Chair, Oladapo Felicitates With Muslims At Eid Mubarak

FCT Golf Association Chairman, Engr Oladapo Olaide Mohammed, has congratulated Muslims across the world as they celebrates Eid Mubarak on Sunday.  Oladapo rejoiced with Muslim particularly his board members,stakeholders who stood by him to achieve unprecedented feat in the association over the years and enjoined them to remain steadfast in …

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