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NFF Pays U-17 Female National team $ 42 each

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has given each member of the U-17 female National team that participated in the ongoing U-17 World Cup, the sum of $42. In preparation for the tournament,  the Flamingos were unbeaten, scoring  16 goals and conceding none as they demolished all goes.  But when the …

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Iwobi and Iheanacho won it for Eagles

Nigeria started the campaign for the 2018 World Cup ticket on a promising note as the Super Eagles defeated the Chipolopolo of Zambia 2-1 in Ndola yesterday in their Group B game. Goals from Alex Iwobi and Kelechi Iheanacho saw Nigeria pick the three point at stake in a pulsating …

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Catholic priest, Rev. Fth. Ejike Mbaka of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), Wednesday at the adoration ground, Umuchigbo, Iji-Nike, presented a cheque of two Million Naira (N2,000,000.00) to the management of 2016 NPFL league champions, Rangers International F.C who presented to trophy to him for more blessings. After a thanksgiving …

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All set for National Youth Games in Ilorin

The National Youth Games will get underway this weekend at the sports complex of the University of Ilorin, Kwara State. Athletes started arriving on Monday to conclude registration for the one-week event. The Director Grassroots Sports and assistant Director of the Local Organizing Committee, Dr Ademola Areh said that 33 states …

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Mikel prepares for Chelsea exit

Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel, has admitted that he is already in talks with clubs ahead of a January move if Chelsea fails to offer him a new deal. The Nigeria international is currently at the final year of his contract and can begin negotiations over a Bosman move …

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Toure hangs international boots

Amid the furore over Yaya Toure’s uncertain future at Manchester City, the Ivorien has announced his international retirement, bringing an end to a glittering career with the Elephants. The 33-year-old made his debut for the senior national side 12 years ago, going on to score 19 goals in 102 appearances …

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