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Iheanacho signs new deal with Manchester City

Iheanacho was CIty’s third highest goal scorer last season.

Blessing Okagbare

Rio Olympics| Nigeria gets last chance for medal in Women’s relay

Nigeria has struggled through the event without a medal yet.

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ANALYSIS: How not to win Olympics football gold the Nigerian way

Sports Minister Dalung should promptly return home now that he has travelled and “supported” his team.

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LIVE UPDATES: Rio Olympics | Nigeria, Germany rumble for final ticket

The Dream Team VI will miss two key players.

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Rio Olympics Football: Nigeria battle Germany for final ticket

“As a Federation, we have always had confidence in Samson Siasia.”

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Rio Olympics: Ese Brume qualifies for Long Jump final, Okagbare falters again

Brume is the only African in the final.

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Rio Olympics: Nigerian boxer, Efe Ajagba, loses quarterfinal bout

The Nigerian boxer won gold at the 2015 All Africa Games in Congo, Brazaville and a bronze at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Rio Olympics: Red-hot Oduduru joins Bolt in 200m semi-finals

Tobi Amusan also qualified for the semi-final of the women’s 100m Hurdles.

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Rio Olympics: Athletics: Okagbare, Hicks run for final ticket

Nigeria is still searching for its first medal at Rio.

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CAF Champions League: Zamalek knock out Enyimba

Enyimba lost all their game in the group phase

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Rio Olympics: Basketball: D’Tigers crash out against Brazil

D’Tigers needed to beat the hosts to be stand any chance of making it to the quarter finals.

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7 things we saw last week | Siasia plods on, history makers in Rio and others

A South African lights up Rio.

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Rio Olympics: Bolt wins third 100m title, South African set World Record in 400m

Nigeria was missing in all of the glamour of Day nine.

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Iwobi injured as Arsenal suffer home defeat against Liverpool

The Gunners attempted to at least snatch a point but they failed.

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Rio Olympics: Basketball: D’Tigers gunning for history after Croatia win

No African team has won two games in the men’s basketball event at the Olympics.

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Daniel Amokachi proud as twin sons complete move to Besiktas

Daniel Amokachi, from 1996 to 1999, played 77 matches for Besiktas in which he struck 19 goals.

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Rio Olympics: Boxing: Nigeria’s Efe Ajagba starts with a bang

A win for Ajagba against Dychko will see him guaranteed at least a bronze medal.

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Rio Olympics: Athletics: Okagbare misses out on first medal

With the 100m gone, Okagbare will have to shift focus to the relays as well as the 200m.

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Ahmed Musa starts on losing note in Premier League

Hard as Musa and his teammates tried , they were effectively checkmated by Hull City.

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Liverpool legend in Nigeria as Premier League kicks off

With an excellent knowledge of the game, John works as an analyst for SuperSport and ESPN.

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Rio Olympics: Athletics: Okagbare through to semis, others Nigerians crash out

Nigeria will be competing later in the women’s 4x100m event.

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Olympics: Nigeria’s Table Tennis team makes early exit as Toriola gets world recognition

With the defeat, Table Tennis event has ended for Nigeria at this Olympic with team ranked 9th.

Speaker, House of Reps, Yakubu Dogara.

Dogara begs Siasia, Dream Team VI not to boycott Denmark match

The coach said the players had refused training.

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Kenyan coach sent home from Rio Olympics after posing as athlete

The coach is the second Kenyan official to be sent home.

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4 matches to watch | Dream Team have semifinal chance and the EPL kicks off

Nigeria will play Denmark Sunday, an opportunity to exact revenge for the 1998 World Cup defeat.