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Georges Leekens resigned as Coach of the Algerian Men's Soccer team after failing to reach the Quarter Finals of AFCON 2017

Algeria Coach resigns after early AFCON exit

Monday’s 2-2 draw against Senegal was far from adequate to help Algeria progress from Group B into the quarter final.

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Federer into semis as the oldies come to play at the Australian Open

This year’s tournament has seen more upsets and a renaissance from older players than ever before.

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Algeria crash out of Africa Nations Cup

Algeria drew 2-2 with Senegal on Monday.

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Keshi remembered on first posthumous birthday

Born on January 23, 1962, the late Keshi, who would have turned 55 on Monday.

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Australian Open: Nadal battles through Monfils to advance to quarters

Nadal won the title in 2009 and was runners-up in 2012 and 2014.

Fernando Llorente scored twice against Liverpool on Sunday

7 things we saw last week | Top seeds crumble at Australian Open

Swansea beat Liverpool at Anfield for the first time.

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Hosts Gabon exit AFCON as Cameroon, Burkina Faso book quarter-finals tickets

Gabon lost to Cameroon.

Promotion of Remo Stars FC to the Nigerian Premier League attracts more fans

Fans enjoy return of Premier League football to Ogun

Thousands of fans now go to the stadium to watch Remo Stars.

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Nigerian League: Plateau United maintain perfect start

Stephen Odey bagged the first hat trick of the season as MFM FC won 4-0.

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Australian Open: Federer through to quarter final

Federer will play Mischa Zverev, conqueror of Andy Murray, in the last eight.

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Nigerian League (Half time scores): Shooting Stars take surprise lead in Kano

Shooting Stars lead Kano Pillars 0-1 in Kano.

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Hungarian Open: Aruna Quadri rues quarter final exit

The Nigerian was the only African in the quarter final.

Britain's Andy Murray changes his racket while playing Germany's Mischa Zverev during their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

Australian Open: Murray falls to Zverev

The Briton lost to World Number 50, Mischa Zverev, in four sets.

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Nigeria League Match Day 3 Preview: Wikki, Rangers eye first win

Wikki Tourist are up against Akwa United, also without any win this season.

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AFCON 2017: Gyan heads Ghana into quarter-finals

He is also the first player to score at six consecutive Nations Cup finals.

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Nigeria Women Premier League: Rivers Angels emerge champions

The team, which also won the 2016 Federation Cup, have now completed a domestic double.

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EPL: Rooney sets new record, Lookman wins again

Bobby Charlton was initially the record goal scorer for United with 249 goals.

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4 matches to watch this weekend | Pep needs win against Spurs as Pillars dare Shooting

AC Milan will also confront Napoli.

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AFCON 2017: Tunisia beat Algeria to boost quarter-finals chances

Algeria is placed at the bottom of the log having amassed only one point.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

Nigeria football chief Pinnick gets FIFA appointment

Pinnick was a member of the Organising Committee for the FIFA U20 World Cup.

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Djokovic dumped out of Australian Open

After the miraculous win, Istomin told journalists he “surprised” himself with how well he played.

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CAF Champions League: Rangers to entertain fans with soft drinks

The Enugu club represents Nigeria in this year’s CAF Champion’s league.