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Enugu Rangers management cut John Obuh, other coaches’ salaries

The team has been given an ultimatum to win four matches straight. The Enugu Rangers…

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World Cup: Nigeria’s Oboabona may play against Bosnia – Keshi

The defender was injured in Monday’s match with Iran. The Super Eagles head Coach, Stephen…

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World Cup: Spain crash out after shocking Chile defeat

Australia also crashed out following their 3-2 loss to Netherlands. The reigning world champions, Spain,…

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World Cup: Brazil join Eagles in goalless drama

The loser of Wednesday night's clash between Croatia and Cameroon will exit the competition. Hosts, Brazil, and Mexico Tuesday night battled to a goalless draw in their second Group A match s both sides fought to remain in contention for a place in the knockout phase of the ongoing Mundial.…

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World Cup: Brazil join Eagles in goalless drama

The loser of Wednesday night's clash between Croatia and Cameroon will exit the competition. Hosts, Brazil, and Mexico Tuesday night battled to a goalless draw in their second Group A match s both sides fought to remain in contention for a place in the knockout phase of the ongoing Mundial.…

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World Cup: Africa makes uninspiring start in Brazil

Okocha says the Super Eagles Eagles is most likely team to break the quarter final jinx first in Africa before the Elephants of Cote D’Ivoire. Talks of an African country wining the prestigious FIFA senior World Cup may for long remain a wish as the continent’s representatives in Brazil, safe…

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World Cup: Mark asks Nigeria’s Eagles to step-up against Bosnia

The Super Eagles will tackle Bosnia-Herzegovina in their second Group F match scheduled for June 21. The Senate President, David Mark, on Tuesday urged the Super Eagles to step up their game against Bosnia-Herzegovina. Mr. Mark, the leader of the Federal Government’s delegation to the World Cup in Brazil, who…

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World cup: Nigerians react to Super Eagles performance

The match between Nigeria and Iran ended 0-0. (more…)

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World Cup: We must raise our game against Bosnia, Argentina – Mikel Obi

We prepared very well for this World Cup and we can’t afford to drop another point in our remaining games.” (more…)

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World Cup: Why Nigeria could not defeat Iran – Keshi

We played very well in the first half but lost our shape in the second half." (more…)

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World Cup: Okocha blames Keshi for Iran draw

"Keshi didn't do enough with this team because he was not patient and I hold him for this.” A former Super Eagles Captain, Austin Okocha, has argued that Coach Stephen Keshi is largely responsible for the disappointing 0-0 draw recorded by Nigeria in their group opener against Iran on Monday…

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World Cup: Iranian Coach happy with the goalless draw against Nigeria

The coach is convinced his side still has a chance to qualify from the group. (more…)

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Michael Schumacher awake after six months coma

The news has been tagged by sympathisers as the best sports news of the year. (more…)

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World Cup: Iran, Bosnia will be tough for Nigeria – Garba Lawal

Lawal played actively for the Super Eagles between 1993 and 2006. (more…)

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World Cup: No bonus row distraction as Nigeria faces Iran

The players’ bonus row with the NFF has been settled. (more…)

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Brazil 2014: Eagles battle to break 16-year old jinx

Victory has eluded Nigeria at the World Cup since they managed a lone goal victory over Bulgaria at France 1998. (more…)

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African U-17 Qualifier: Golden Eaglets faces Congo DR as Burundi withdraws

The first leg of the match was supposed to hold on June 28 in Burundi. (more…)

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World Cup: ‎Messi helps Argentina defeat Bosnia

Argentina now lead the group with 3 points. Argentina on Sunday defeated Bosnia Herzegovina, 2-1, in the first Group F match of the Brazil 2014 World Cup. A first half own goal by a Bosnian defender was doubled by Lionel Messi in the second half as Argentina put in an…

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World Cup: Eagles won’t underrate Iran, says Ahmed Musa

President Goodluck Jonathan promises to “surprise” the players if they do well at the World Cup. (more…)

Coach Stephen Keshi

World Cup: Iran’s Coach our biggest threat- Keshi

“I think an experienced coach is their biggest weapon, because he's well experienced, he knows the game well”. (more…)

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World Cup: Balotelli’s goal helps Italy defeat England

Italy are now second in Group D. A second half goal by Mario Balotelli ensured Italy defeated England, 2-1, in the second match of Group D of the Brazil 2014 World Cup. The two teams matched each other in a highly entertaining encounter that saw both teams score one goal…

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World Cup: FIFA picks Ecuador referee for Nigeria-Iran match

Vera has been overseeing international matches since 2007. (more…)

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Brazil 2014: Netherlands shock Spain 5-1

Defending Champions Spain were inflicted with so much pain in their group opener against Netherlands on Friday night as Coach Vicente Bosque’s side were drubbed 5-1 by the rampaging Dutch side. The defeat for Spain is the biggest in a competitive match for over 41 years as the Spaniards last…

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Brazil 2014: NOA donates Nigerian flags for Eagles’ campaign

The flags were donated to facilitate the Super Eagles’ quest to win the FIFA 2014 World Cup (more…)

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World Cup: Brazilians ask Eagles to beat Argentina

Negrao said he came to wish the team well and made a special request for the Super Eagles to beat Argentina in their last group game. (more…)