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CAF Confederation Cup: Rangers, Rivers United get tricky opponents

The first leg of these playoff games is fixed for the weekend of April 7 to 9.

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Victor Moses out of Senegal, Burkina Faso friendlies

Moses arrived the Eagles camp on Monday.

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Super Eagles stars arrive London for Senegal, Burkina Faso friendlies

At least 17 players have already checked in to the team’s hotel as at Monday evening.

Referee Lamptey Joseph Odarte during 2018 World Cup Qualifiers match between South Africa and Senegal at Peter Mokab Stadium, November on the 12 November 2016 © Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

Ghanaian referee banned for life

Lamptey awarded South Africa a very dubious penalty in the 43rd minute of the match.

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Footballer ‘accidentally’ thanks wife, girlfriend after scoring twice

The footballer tried to apologise after the “mistake”.

Pique and Messi [Photo: Mirror,co.uk]

Seven things we saw last week | Nigerian clubs crash, Essien’s wife buys Italian club and Federer marches on

Pique was not invited to Messi’s wedding

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EPL: Iheanacho benched as City, Liverpool play draw

Manchester United climbed to fifth position.

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Nigeria League Review: Odey fires MFM closer to top spot

MFM defeated league leaders Plateau United.

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CAF Champions League: Enugu Rangers sent packing

Rangers exit means Nigeria no longer has any representative in the Champions League.

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Nigeria League Preview: MFM, Plateau United battle in Lagos

Plateau United are currently top of the league.

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CAF Champions League: Rangers eye redemption against Zamalek

Rangers are the only Nigerian team left in the competition.

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Rivers United crash out of CAF Champions League

The team lost 4-0 to Sudanese outfit, Al-Merrikh.

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EPL Review: Super Eagles stars enjoy crucial victories

Three eagles clinched a win ahead of Super Eagles matches against Senegal and Burkina Faso.

Ahmad Ahmad [Photo: BBC]

What African football needs under Ahmad, Pinnick

There must be stronger local leagues, better trained coaches, and well remunerated players.

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Iwobi crumbles with Arsenal

Iwobi had been down with flu, and missed the two last games.

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UEFA Champions league: After goals fest, quarter finals promises more of the same

Like Oliver Twist, what fans would be asking for would be more of the same as in the round of 16 – goals galore!

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Four matches to watch | Guardiola needs a reaction as Rangers chase 3-0 win against Zamalek

There is also PSG against Lyon.

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Champions League: Juventus to face Barca as Leicester get Atletico Madrid

Juve saw off Porto to make it to the last eight while Barcelona performed a miracle to edge out PSG.

Ahmad Ahmad [Photo: BBC]

New CAF president, Ahmad, promises financial transparency

Ahmad promises transparency and accountability.

Aitor Karanka [Photo: Mirror.co.uk]

Middlesbrough sack coach Aitor Karanka

“The club would like to thank Aitor for all his hard work over the past three-and-a-half years.”

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

Nigeria’s Pinnick wins CAF seat

Nigeria is making a return to the highest organ in CAF since the exit of Amos Adamu.

Ahmad Ahmad [Photo: BBC]

African football can’t be managed by bandits, says new CAF president

Ahmad Ahmad defeated long-ruling Issa Hayatou on Thursday.