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Man City’s Champions League Ban Lift Bad For Football- Klopp

By Abubakar Yunusa, Abuja Liverpool manager, Jurgen Klopp,  said Manchester City’s Champions League ban being overturned is “bad for football”. Pep Guardiola’s side were staring down the barrel of a two-year expulsion from all European competitions prior to the ruling by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Monday. …

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2019/20 NPFL: Kwara United Out Played All Opponents-Biffo

Follow me on Twitter:@vjwale Head Coach of Kwara United, Abdullahi Biffo, said that, his led side out played all their opponents in the 2019/20 Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) season, before the league was halted due to the outbreak of coronavirus, Sportswaka.com can reports.  Biffo, while speaking as a guest …

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FCT FA Chair Calls For Transparency In Coaches Appointment

Chairman, Federal Capital Territory Football Association, FCT FA, Alhaji Abba Mohammed Mouktar has advised the Nigeria Football Federation to ensure that they apply transparency and fairness in the appointment of national team coaches. Mouktar, who spoke while reacting to questions during a virtual personality interview segment on FCT Football Update …

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Our Football is in a Bad State- FCT FA Boss

The Chairman of FCT Football Association Alhaji Abba Mohammed Mouktar has opined that Nigeria football is currently in a bad state. The FA boss who was a Guest at the FCT Football Update WhatsApp Personality Interview segment said the present state of football in the country is bad. He said …

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The AFN CASE: A CASE BETWEEN THE LAW AND EMOTIONS

By Temitope Idowu In light of recent happenings, we will like to simplify and breakdown the court judgment for the Ibrahim Shehu Gusau VS Hon. Minister of Youth and Sports & 3 others. THE GENESIS On the 3rd of December, 2019, some members on the board of the Athletics Federation …

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B/Volleyball: NVBF Boss Assures Tokyo Olympics Qualification

The President of Nigeria Volleyball Federation, (NVBF) Engineer Musa Nimrod  has expressed confidence in the nation’s beach volleyball women’s team to qualified for the Tokyo 2021 Olympics Games in Japan. Nimrod told newsmen yesterday that the COVID-19 will play a vital role whenever the Confederation of Africa Volleyball (CAVB) decides …

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Group Hike Against Rape Pandemic In Abuja

FAME Foundation, a Non-Governmental Organisation in Nigeria, organized an outdoor exercise tagged Hiking Against Rape, to campaign against the Rape Pandemic which has tripled in number since covid19 lockdown. Hiking against rape, a Play it Dream it initiative of the NGO, is aimed at using physical exercise to drive a …

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FIFA president Infantino under investigation over criminal allegations

Switzerland named a special prosecutor to review criminal complaints against FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and Attorney General Michael Lauber after the men held undocumented meetings while Lauber’s office was investigating suspected graft surrounding the global football body. Last month, Lauber became the first national official since modern Switzerland’s founding in …

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Volleyball: Saje Eyes national team return

Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS) volleyball player, Dauda Saje said he is eager to return to the country’s men senior national team. Saje disclosed this during an interview session with journalists on Thursday. The Most Valuable Player (Division one league) said whenever the call comes from any coach who is handling …

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Breaking: Court Affirms Gusau As AFN President Sacks Olamide

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja Court 3 has affirmed that Hon. Ibrahim Shehu-Gusau, remains the president of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN). In a suit filed by Chinedu Gerald Udora, Esq. Counsel to Hon. Gusau, the Court in a landmark judgement delivered on Wednesday by Hon. Justice …

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Grassroots Sports Plan Post COVID-19 Football Tournament

Grassroot Sports and Marketing Limited has packaged a football competition to be known as Post COVID-19 Football for Hope. The competition is expected to kick-off immediately football activities begin in the country. According to the Tournament Director Godwin Bamigboye, the competition is aimed at giving hope to the society, the …

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Veteran Sports Journalists Need Recognition- Dare Kuti

One of the notable Nigeria sports journalists, Dare Kuti, has urged the States and Federal Government of Nigeria to honour veteran sports journalists who has contributed enormously to the growth of the sports industry. Kuti revealed that the sports journalists who have been reporting sports for over two decades should …

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Quality of our League Inhibit Chances of Our Coaches- Gbadebo

A former Junior International, who is now a Premiership Coach in Thailand, Adebayo Gbadebo has opined that the quality of Nigeria league affects the rating of Nigerian coaches outside the country. Gbadebo, who spoke to a Popular WhatsApp Platform “FCT Football Update” said with the quality of talents that are …

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V/ball: Ikhiede Tasks younger players on hardwork

Nigeria senior volleyball player, Francisca Ikhiede has urged younger players to be dedicated, hard-working and humble as she celebrates her birthday. The Nigeria best server revealed that beating Brazil at the 2020 Carmtel Volleyball Invitational Championship in Cameroon gave her the mentality that no team is unbeatable. The National beach …

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