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Iheanacho explodes, Pillars ruthless, Nadal returns and the other sporting things we saw last week

African player wins the PFA Player of the Year award for the first time ever.

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FA Cup: Ighalo misses out on final with Watford

Ighalo was hoping to emulate the likes of Daniel Amokachi, Kanu Nwankwo, and Mikel Obi.

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Nigeria League Review: Kano Pillars crush Shooting Stars

Emmanuel Edmund got a hat-trick for Pillars.

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Focus shifts To Nigeria after London Marathon

“Like London the Okpkekpe race is bound to be fiercely contested.

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Nigeria Rowing, Canoe and Sailing Federation targets early Tokyo 2020 preparation

“Presently, we are looking at the forthcoming developmental program in Gombe state.”

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EPL: Iheanacho scores twice as Manchester City win big

The youngster now has five goals in the premier league.

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Four matches to watch this weekend

Leicester needs to keep going as Enyimba hunt for points against Akwa United.

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Sports Analysis: Will Mikel truly add value to Siasia’s team?

For one, I cannot say for starters what Mikel’s best position is or would be at the moment.

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Okpekpe race organisers sign deal with Dutch timing company

This is the first time a company with such huge credentials will be providing any athletics event in Nigeria with a world class timing system.

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Rio Olympics: Siasia predicts Nigeria, Brazil final

In 2008, Siasia led his U-23 team to the final at the Beijing Olympics.

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LMC, La Liga set to seal partnership deal

The partnership will cover trainings, commercial and promotional activities.

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Ahead Rio Olympics: Siasia gives home-based players deadline to report

Siasia confirmed that he has sent a provisional list of 60 players for the Games.

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CAF Champions League: Enyimba seeks sanctions against Etoile du Sahel

Enyimba say they will complain despite their win.

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NFF picks Amodu, Salisu as Super Eagles interim managers

The coaches will lead the Eagles to two international friendlies against Mali and Luxembourg.

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CAF Champions League: Enyimba qualify for group phase

The build-up to Wednesday’s clash was quite tensed as the Tunisians were quite hostile towards Enyimba.

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Fury-Klitschko rematch confirmed for July 9

Fury-Klitschko rematch confirmed for July 9

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Mourinho to manage at Old Trafford in charity game

Mourinho will be assisted by Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce and singer Robbie Williams.

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Super Eagles to take on Mali, Luxembourg in Europe

While the Mali friendly will hold in France, a venue for the Luxembourg clash is yet to be fixed.

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Nigeria League: LMC slams N6.75 million fine on Giwa FC, banishes team to Ilorin

Giwa has come under one of the severest sanctions in recent times.

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CAF Champions League: Enyimba accuse Etoile of frustrating team ahead second leg clash

A Tunisian fan says it is payback time for Enyimba.

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FIFA Corruption scandal: Three top officials plead guilty

Confessional statements of former vice-president, Jeffrey Webb, marketing executive, Alejandro Burzaco, and Brazilian intermediary, Jose Margulies, were released.

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Africa Basketball League: Lagos Islanders secure comeback win over Izobe  

Afam Muojeke was the star-man for Lagos Islanders on the night as he had a massive 26 points to his name.

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The seven sporting events that caught our attention last week

Lionel Messi scored his 500th career goal for Barcelona on Sunday but it was a meaningless record.

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Nigeria League review: Nasarawa United pull out of relegation zone

“What matters is the victory and we thank God that we were able to get the three points.”

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Nigerian defeats world scrabble champion

Wellington Jighere, the world scrabble champion, came second.