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Sponsorships are Attracted not invited – Alloy

The Secretary of the Nigeria Professional Football League NPFL Club Owners Association Alloy Chukwuemeka has reckon the effect of sponsorship deals as it affects the nations top tier league the NPFL. Chukwuemeka stated this while appearing as a Guest of the FCT Football Update Personality Interview segment. In his words, …

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Bauchi FA Hails PMB Over Amokachi’s Appointment

Bauchi State Football Association has hailed President Muhammadu Buhari, over the appointment of former Super Eagles forward Daniel Amokachi aka ‘Da Bull’ as the special assistant on sports. According  to the  letter of  appointment dated  August  17th  2020 and  signed by the Secretary  to the Government  of the Federation,  Boss Mustapha …

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Mikel Completes Stoke City Deal

Stoke City have confirmed the signing of former Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel on a short-term deal. The former Nigeria captain becomes the fourth signing to join Michael O’Neill’s team ahead of the 2020-21 Championship campaign. The Nigeria star joined the Potters on a free transfer on Monday after leaving …

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Monday Football Transfer Gossip

Lionel Messi has told Barcelona he wants to leave the club immediately, with Manchester City leading the race for the 33-year-old Argentina forward. (Esporte Interativo, via Mirror) Arsenal have agreed terms with captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 31, over a new contract and are also closing in on the signing of Brazil …

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TEQBALL Federation Lauds Buhari On Lifting Ban On Non Contact Sports

The General Secretary, Nigeria TEQBALL Federation, NIGTEQ, Mr Ndudi Edede has commended President Mohammadu Buhari for lifting ban on non contact sports. Mr Ndudi who made the commendation in a press statement Friday said the unbanning of non contact sports is a welcome development. “The Nigeria TEQBALL Federation wishes to …

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DSS, State Assembly Move To End Taraba FA Crisis

There seems to be no end to the lingering crisis rocking the Taraba State Football Association as factions, footballers, as well as fans joined their voices in one, saying the Nigeria Football Federation should do the right thing by allowing the June 12 duly conducted election stand. Mahmud Sanusi Mohammed …

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FIFA Relief Funds‘ll Boost Grassroots Football – Pascal

Follow me on Twitter:@vjwale  The chairman of Bauchi State Football Association, (FA) Patrick Pascal, has said that, the COVID-19 FIFA Relief Funds distributed to the states FA will boost the country’s grass- roots football development. It would be noted that, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) had ear- lier released $2 …

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Wednesday Football transfer Gossip

Manchester United have marked Barcelona’s 23-year-old French forward Ousmane Dembele as a possible alternative for Borussia Dortmund’s Jadon Sancho, 20. (ESPN) Manchester City’s Spanish midfielder David Silva, 34, will join Lazio when his contract expires at the end of the season. (Guardian) Aston Villa are preparing an opening bid for …

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Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa buys new house in Dubai

Sets financial standard for upcoming Eagles Super Eagles Captain Ahmed Musa has bought a new villa house in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates worth over a million dollars recently. SPORTINGLIFE exclusively gathered that the Eagles skipper has continued to prepare himself for life after football through massive investments in …

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FCT FA Mourns Former Chairman, Agarry

Follow me on Twitter :@vjwale Federal Capital Territory Football Association, FCT FA, have joined the Nigeria’s football fraternity in mourning the death of former FCT FA chairman Mr Ben Agarry who died after a brief illness on Sunday. Condolences which was conveyed by the Chairman of FCT FA, Mouktar Mohammed. …

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BFN unveils Nollywood star as Brand Ambassador

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has unveiled Nollywood star, Ali Nuhu as its latest Brand Ambassador. The move is in line with BFN’s vision of promoting badminton through partnership with celebrities in the entertainment industry. Nuhu, who has become popular in the film industry especially in the northern part …

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Breaking: Juventus appoints Pirlo as new manager

Juventus have named Andrea Pirlo as their new head coach, just hours after sacking Maurizio Sarri according to Goal.com The 41-year-old has taken charge at his former side, despite never having managed before Pirlo was only named the club’s Under-23 manager last month, but has secured a major promotion before even …

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