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Gernot Rohr

Cameroon will meet a better Super Eagles — Rohr

The coach blames the inexperience of his team.

Delegates vote during the National Sports Federations election in Abuja on Tuesday (13/6/17).
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Nigeria athletic federation gets new president

George Olamide emerged vice president.

Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo accused of 15 million euro tax fraud by Spanish prosecutor

The four counts of tax fraud were based on a report from Spain’s tax agency.

Iranian men's national football team [Photo: PressTV]

World Cup 2018: Iran second country to qualify

Iran is second after Brazil.

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British instructors set to hold International Karate training course in Lagos

Shotokan is the most practiced karate style in the world.

Abuja National Stadium

Mass fraud rocks elections into Nigerian athletics body, AFN

Names of different winners into the board are reportedly being replaced.

Lagos Marathon [Photo Credit: The Guardian Nigeria]

Thomas promises to revive road races, marathons

The AFN election holds on Tuesday.

2019 AFCON Qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria (Green) and Bafana Bafana of South Africa, in Uyo on Saturday (10/6/17).
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Nigeria sports minister calls emergency meeting over Super Eagles loss to South Africa

The Nigerian team lost at home 0-2.

Plateau United team

Nigeria League Review: Plateau United win big

In all the fixtures, the home teams were victorious with varying degrees of wins

Rafael Nadal

Nadal reclaims French Open throne with brutal defeat of Wawrinka

The 31-year-old completed “La Decima’’ with the victory.

Nasarawa State Deputy Governor, Silas Ali Agara

Nasarawa Deputy Governor vies for President of Karate Federation

The Karate Federation of Nigeria’s elections is billed to take place on June 13.

Austin Eguavoen [Photo: www.today.ng]

Nigerian referee attacks Austin Eguavoen, wants coach punished

Sunshine Stars played five games with the former Nigerian Coach in charge, winning two and losing three.

England U20 team celebrates after winning the final match against Venezuela (Photo Credit: The Sun)

England win U-20 World Cup, first major trophy in 51 years

England forward, Dominic Solanke, also emerged the highest goal scorer of the competition.

Segun-Odegbami

Odegbami, Ugbade, Dosu, others react to Eguavoen’s exit as Sunshine coach

“It takes guts for him to do that; it’s unfortunate that he resigned. Sunshine has lost a good coach.”

The Super Eagles squad for the 2019 AFCON qualifying match against Bafana Bafana of South Africa, in Uyo on Saturday (10/6/17). Bafana Bafana won 2-0.
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AFCON Qualifier: Why Nigeria lost to South Africa – Coach Rohr

“Beating Nigeria is very interesting,” the South African coach said.

2019 AFCON Qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria (Green) and Bafana Bafana of South Africa, in Uyo on Saturday (10/6/17).
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AFCON 2019 Qualifiers: Bafana Bafana shock Super Eagles

Bafana Bafana finally recorded their first-ever competitive victory over Nigeria.

Austin Eguavoen [Photo: www.today.ng]

Why I resigned as Sunshine Stars coach – Eguavoen

Eguavoen blames the referees.

Super Eagles

LIVE UPDATES: 2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Nigeria vs South Africa

The Eagles are starting out against perennial foes South Africa.

Super Eagles in training

Meet the 11 Eagles ‘starting’ against Bafana Bafana

Rohr admitted he is a bit confused on whom to choose.

Austin Eguavoen [Photo: www.today.ng]

Eguavoen quits Sunshine Stars

Eguavoen stood down after just five matches in charge of the relegation-threatened Akure-based team.

Super Eagles in training

In Uyo, Eagles must ‘remarry’ Bafana Bafana

Saturdays in this part of the world are normally set aside for marriages and other “Owambes”.

Dominic Solanke [Photo: The Sun]

Anglo-Nigerians driving England to U-20 World Cup glory

The two goal scorers for England in the semi-final are of Nigerian descent.