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Super Eagles await Ikeme, Madu for Tanzania clash

Tanzanians are expected in Ngeria Thursday.

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Yobo begins training with Kano Pillars

Yobo is expected to make his maiden appearance for Pillars weekend.

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NFF’s withdrawal of Siasia’s official car ‘condemnable’ — Minister

The Minister says the NFF has been unfair to Siasia and other coaches.

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​​Coach Rohr takes charge as Mikel, 19 others train in Uyo

​The delegation of Tanzania’s Taifa Stars is expected to arrive in Nigeria on Wednesday.

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Allardyce picks Okocha as his best club captain ever

Okocha had 124 appearances for Bolton from 2002 – 2006, during which the club stabilised in the English Premier League.

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Ideye, Osimhen arrive Eagles camp, flight delay holds coach, others

Moses is one of the attacking options in the 23-man list drawn by Nigeria’s Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr.

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Minister blasts NFF, orders federation to pay Siasia, other coaches immediately

The minister says it’s curious that a federation that is unable to pay local coaches has gone to hire a foreign coach.

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EXCLUSIVE: Give me my money now, I’m checking out to America, angry Siasia tells NFF

NFF’s Akinwunmi says it’s unfortunate that the Siasia salary issue has become a subject of public discussion.

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SEVEN THINGS: Moses scores first EPL goal for Chelsea in 4 years and other six sporting things we saw last week

The 19-year old Kenyan, who runs for Bahrain, stopped the clock at 8:52.78 seconds.

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel visits Akwa United FC Supporters at St. Athanasius Hospital, Uyo, who were involved in a auto crash on their way to Port Harcourt for a match between

UPDATE: Akwa United supporter confirmed dead in road crash

An unknown number of other supporters are receiving treatment in hospital, Mr. an official says.

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Nigeria League: 3SC crush Pillars in Kano

Shooting Stars have now garnered 44 points from 32 matches, a point behind Pillars.

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Akwa United FC supporters involved in road accident

No life was lost in the accident.

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EPL| Victor Moses scores for Chelsea, Isaac Success loses on Watford debut

Saturday’s feat was the first time in four years that Moses would score in the Premier League for Chelsea.

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Four matches to watch | FC Ifeanyi Ubah seek another win as Bilbao welcome Barcelona

Lazio have not beaten Juventus in Serie A in 13 years

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Basketball| Nigeria’s D’Tigers jump on world rankings after Olympics

By this ranking, Nigeria is now the highest ranked African team.

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Champions League draw: Ahmed Musa to face Porto, Iheanacho gets Barcelona

Ahmed Musa and his Leicester City teammates have been grouped to face Portuguese giants FC Porto.​
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Champions League| Iheanacho suffers injury blow

Iheanacho pulled up while chasing a pass in the 74th minute and had to be replaced by Fernandinho.

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Nigeria League| Yobo to join Kano Pillars

Yobo, 36, played over a 100 times for Nigeria’s national team.

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CAF Champions League: Enyimba bow out with Sundowns win

Sundowns advance to the semifinals despite the loss.

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ANALYSIS: Old tunes on replay as Nigeria takes back seat at Rio

Twenty years ago, Nigeria was ahead of Britain at the Olympics.

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SEVEN THINGS: Nigeria’s golden bronze and the other sporting things we saw last week

Sergio Aguero scored a hat-trick in the UEFA Champions League last qualifiers as Manchester City thrashed Steaua Bucharest away.

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Nigeria League Review: Wikki Tourists reclaim top spot

Godwin Obaje scored a brace for Wikki

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Nigerian League: Ikorodu United appeals LMC N3.5 million fine

The LMC had given Ikorodu United until 5 p.m. on Aug. 19 to appeal the verdict.

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U-17 AFCON Qualifiers: Nigeria accuses Niger, officials of “daylight robbery”

“In all my life in football, I have never seen this kind of drama…”

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Rio Olympics: Neymar powers Brazil to first football gold medal

The game was decided on penalties.