Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Football

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Ever wondered if there are other cards used in football apart from the Red or Yellow Cards? Well, there is a Green Card but unlike the Red and Yellow Cards which are being used for foul play to discipline players, ...
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The World Cup qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and Zambia ended on a bright note in favour of Nigeria. The match which ended 2-1, saw Alex Iwobi of Arsenal FC and Kelechi Iheanacho of Manchester City, scoring ...
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The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has appointed Samson Siasia as new head coach of the Super Eagles. This was announced at the end of the federation’s technical committee meeting on Friday. The decision to appoint Samson Siasia by the NFF, ...
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Sunday Oliseh, has resigned from his job, as head coach of the Super Eagles. He announced his decision in a tweet via his official Twitter handle @SundayOOliseh early Friday morning. The tweet read “Due to Contract violations, lack of Support,Unpaid ...
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Nigerian and Manchester City striker, Kelechi Iheanacho was in superb form yesterday, as he helped his side secure a win over premiership rival, Aston Villa, in the English FA cup competition. The 19-year old prodded in early and netted a ...
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The Super Eagles of Nigeria have crashed out of the CAF African Nations Championship (CHAN) in the group stage after suffering a lone goal defeat to the Syli Stars of Guinea. Tunisia thrashed Niger 5-0 to win Group C on ...
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In a bid to win the Nigerian Premier League, FC Ifeanyi Uba, has signed Mitko Dobrev, a bulgarian as its head coach and six Brazilians players, and other players from the Congo and Ivory Coast. The Bulgarian coach, who was officially signed yesterday, just completed a one year coaching course. ...
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Super Eagles and Watford FC striker, Odion Ighalo has won the Barclays Premier League Player of the Month award for December. The striker who has been in fine form in recent times, helped his club win 4 of their major ...
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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) family woke up on Wednesday with the sad news of the sudden death of its Head of Protocol, Ibrahim Abubakar. Late Ibrahim-Abubakar Abubakar, 43, was murdered by armed robbers in his home at Kado Estate ...
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Super Eagles’ Assistant Coach, Jean Losciuto, on Friday in Abuja assured Nigerians of the home-based team’s readiness for the 2016 African Nations Championship in Rwanda. Losciuto, however, told newsmen at the team’s occasional interactive session with the media that the ...
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Super Eagles & Watford FC Striker, Odion Ighalo had an amazing game in Monday’s EPL match against Tottenham Hotspur. The Spurs were on for a flying start, after Erik Lamela gave them the lead in the 17th minute. Ighalo however, equalised ...
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Two goals from Nigerian Striker, Odion Ighalo helped give Watford an impressive 3-nil win over Liverpool at Vicarage Road on Sunday. A dreadful mistake from Adam Bogdan, who was replacing the injured Simon Mignolet in Liverpool’s goal, allowed Nathan Ake ...
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The Champions League and Europa Cup draw has been concluded and for our football lovers we bring you the list of fixtures. The draw was conducted at the UEFA Headquarters on Monday, in Lyon, France, and by every means will ...
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Former Nigerian international and Super Eagles head roach, Stephen Keshi lost his wife on Wednesday night. Emmanuel Ado, who spoke on behalf of the family said, Kate battled with cancer for three years before finally given up the ghost in ...
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World football governing body, Fédérationn Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), has withdrawn the Bronze Boot awardeded to U-17 skipper, Kelechi Nwakali, admitting the body made a mistake while distributing the awards, at the closing ceremony of the just concluded Chile ...
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Current Manchester United Boss, Louis Van Gaal, has revealed in an interview with UK’s Telegraph, that he bought Nigerian winger, Finidi George from his own money, during his spell as coach of dutch league heavyweights, Ajax FC. Van Gaal said Ajax ...
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Following a successful campaign at the jusy concluded FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile, the Golden Eaglets were given a heroic welcome, as they arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe international airport, Abuja on Wednesday. The Eaglets arrived aboard Emirates Airline flight ...
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Nigeria U-17 side, the Golden Eaglets have won the Chile 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup, after a 2-0 win over Mali. After an intriguing first half, Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen broke the deadlock in the 56th minute of the second ...
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Ahead of the U-17 World Cup Final match on Sunday, between the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria and Mali, President Muhammadu Buhari has had a video-call with the Nigerian U-17 team. The Golden Eaglets is expected to make it a record ...
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When erstwhile Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi came on board as the man to lead the senior national football team to greater heights, the feeling was all positive and that was not an anomaly. He had rightly earned his ...
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Golden Eaglets of Nigeria, cruised into the FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-finals after their 3-0 victory against Brazil. The Brazilian side started on a bright note, after missing some clear cut chances at goal. However, it was Nigerian striker, Victor ...
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Nigeria Golden Eaglets ran ragged the Aussies of Australia, after a 6-0 victory in Vina Del Mar, Chile. Thanks to an impressive performance from Victor Osimhen, who showed fans, why he is the leading scorer of the current U-17 World ...
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Ahead of the World Football Governing body Elections, erstwhile President, Sepp Joseph Blatter, has declared his support for a Nigerian and former Abia State Governor, Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, in the FIFA Elections as FIFA President. This is coming after Blatter ...
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Super Eagles head coach, Sunday Oliseh has been flown to Belgium for treatment after his health condition worsened on Thursday. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), comfirmed this via its official Twitter handle, @thenff, said the former Nigeria captain, became dizzy and ...
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Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets yesterday continued their impressive start to the FIFA U-17 World Cup competition, with a 5-1 victory against host Chile with a 5-1 victory. A goal within 30 seconds by Samuel Chukwueze set the ball rolling for the ...
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Ahead of next month’s Super Eagles 2018 preliminary World Cup qualifier against Djibouti or Swaziland, Nigerian international and Seattle Sounders striker, Obafemi Martins is to be recalled to the National side, by coach Sunday Oliseh. Martins, who has been in ...
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President of Nigeria National League (NNL) team, Remo Stars Football Club, Kunle Soname, at the weekend became the first Nigerian to own a top European football club by buying a Portuguese Football Club, the Portuguese second division side, Clube Desportivo Feirense. ...
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Celtic right-back, Efe Ambrose opened scoring with a 39 minute header, from the free-kick by Chelsea Midfielder, Mikel Obi. The second half resumed with a red card, Cameroonian Captain Stephen M’bia was sent off. The Super Eagles , however took advantage of the situation, with ...
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He made his mark at a time when the Super Eagles craved for a near-perfect goalee, when the team needed a good shot stopper, after the likes of Peter Rufai, Dosu Joseph, Ike Shorumu retired from active football. Vincent Enyeama ...
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The Confederation of African Football (CAF), Issa Hayatou, has been named as acting FIFA President after former president, Sepp Blatter, was suspended and “stripped of all duties.” The African football boss, will from Thursday take, temporary charge of FIFA runnings; ...
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Super Eagles striker, Ahmed Musa was on-point yesterday, as he recorded his name on the score-sheet, when his side, CSK Moscow met PSV Eindhoven, in the UEFA Champions League second-group stage match. Musa put CSK Moscow ahead in the 8th ...
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Nigeria super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo scored twice to secure a well deserved win for Watford FC. The first-half against Newcastle United was balanced, as both sides wasted a number of chances at goal, however, Odion was the man who ...
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Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, has recalled John Obi Mikel, Victor Moses and Odion Ighalo in a bid to boost the Nigerian Super Eagles for October’s friendly games against Democratic Republic of Congo and Cameroon in Belgium. Vincent Enyeama also ...
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Super Falcons defender, Ngozi Ebere, has signed a two-year deal with Paris Saint-Germain women’s team. The 24-year-old, who took part in the last World Cup in Canada, is excited for choosing Paris as her first overseas adventure. “I’m here to ...
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Coach Sunday Oliseh began his Super Eagles job with a goalless draw against the Taifa Stars of Tanzania in Dar es Salaam on Saturday. Debutant goalkeeper Carl Ikeme was in great form as he helped Nigeria to a 0-0 draw ...
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Liverpool have signed Nigerian striker Taiwo Awoniyi, with the player immediately joining FSV Frankfurt, the Bundesliga 2 side, on loan. The 18-year-old becomes the 16th player to leave the club on loan this summer, following similar temporary moves for Samed ...
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The Premier League’s other entrants could be more content, even though Arsenal will face their recent bogey opponents, Bayern Munich, and Manchester United pulled Wolfsburg, the Bundesliga runners-up from last season, out of the fourth and final pot. The stand-out ...
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Super Eagles forward, Ahmed Musa, was the star of tonight’s match, as he helped CSKA Moscow progress into the group stage of the UEFA Champions League after he provided an assist for fellow team-mate, Seydou Doumbia for a second goal ...
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Super Eagles/Stoke City striker, Osaze Odemwingie, will be out of action this weekend, following his hamstring injury. He would be sidelined for at least two weeks. Stoke City Boss, Mark Hughes, who confirmed this, described the latest injury setback for Odemwingie ...
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Super Eagles midfielder, Babatunde Michael has joined Dnipro Petrovsk, after signing a three-year deal with the club. It could be recalled that Dnipro, featured in last season’s Europa League final, losing the cup to Sevilla Fc of Spain. The midfielder ...
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The proposed match between Nigeria and the Black Stars of Ghana or Togo, will not hold as expected, however, Nigeria will now play next-door neigbour, Niger in a friendly on September 9 in Port Harcourt. A top NFF official confirmed: ...
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Nigerian winger, Ahmed Musa will never forget the 5th of August, 2015, as he bagged a brace for CSKA Moscow, in a 3-2 away over Sparta Prague, as his wife Jemila Musa, was delivered of a baby girl, few hours ...
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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has proposed a friendly match between Super Eagles and the black stars of Ghana, in London next month, it has been gathered. The football governing body wish to make the most of next month’s FIFA friendly window, ...
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Nigerian young striker, Chuba Akpom has joined Hull City on loan from Arsenal. Hull FC, announced the loan deal on their website on Tuesday. “The Tigers have completed a deal to sign striker Chuba Akpom on a season-long loan from ...
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Nigerian born, Eniola Aluko was the star player today as she helped her club,Chelsea Ladies win their first ever major trophy, after beating Notts County 1- nil, in the first Women’s FA Cup final, ever to be played at the ...
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Former Super Eagles star, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, could be on the verge of a shock move to amateur side Wolverton Town, after playing for their reserve side last week, the club confirmed. Okocha, 41, played 45 minutes for Wolverton’s ...
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21 year-old Nigerian defender,  William Troost-Ekong has expressed delight with his new team, says he is thrilled to have completed his move to Belgian champions Gent. Ekong joined the Belgian kings on a three-year contract following FC Dordrecht’s relegation from ...
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Nigerian sensational midfielder, Haruna Lukman  scored his first goal for Anzhi Makhachkala in their 3-1 defeat to Lokomotiv Moscow in the Russian Premier League. The 24-year-old who joined Yurin Semin’s team on loan from Dynamo Kyiv showed he still has ...
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Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has listed Super Eagles’s midfielder John Obi Mikel among the leaders in his squad, owing to the number of years he has spent at the Stamford Bridge. John Terry is the captain and Branislav Ivanovic is ...

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