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Ex-FIFA official pleads guilty to corruption charges

Lai, who is president of the Guam Football Association, accepted a 100,000-dollar bribe.

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Manchester derby ends in barren draw

Marouane Fellaini was sent off in the 83rd minute.

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Injury rules Enyeama out for rest of the season

The development means Enyeama is no longer available for selection by his French club.

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A Manchester derby of great consequences

There will be no Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Paul Pogba, or Marcos Rojo for Manchester United.

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Newcastle, West Ham raided in N1.96 billion tax probe

Newcastle have just regained promotion to the Premier League.

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Spanish La Liga: Barcelona, Madrid win big to maintain title challenge

Lionel Messi has now scored 501 goals for Barcelona.

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Rivers United drawn alongside Club Africain in Confederation Cup group phase

The draw was held at the headquarters of CAF, in Cairo, Egypt.

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Nigerian League: Rangers finally leave bottom spot

Wednesday’s game was a rescheduled Matchday 13 Nigeria Professional Football League fixture.

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Aiteo to pay salaries of Nigeria’s football coaches for five years

A total N2.5 billion is expected to be used for the payment.

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Serena says accidentally spilled news of pregnancy

Williams said she had found out she was pregnant only two days before the Australian Open.

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EPL: Costa nets twice as Chelsea cruise to victory against Southampton

Chelsea extended their lead on the league table to seven points.

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Former Super Eagles Coach, Eguavoen, joins Sunshine Stars

Ike Shorunmu was on Tuesday also unveiled as the new handler of the goal keeping department.

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Thursday’s Manchester derby may be better without a referee, Yaya Toure says

The Manchester teams play a crucial derby on Thursday.

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Canada, Germany deliver shock World Relays wins as Nigeria takes 16th position

Nigeria featured only the women’s team in the 4x100m, 4x200m and 4x400m.

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Team Nigeria departs for para-badminton championship in Uganda

The competition will hold from April 25 to 30 at the Lugogo Sports Centre, Kampala.

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Iheanacho makes history at Wembley

Iheanacho came off the bench in extra time for Raheem Sterling as City went down 1-2 to Arsenal.

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Kano Pillars shop for new coach as Ikhana quits

Ikhana is understood to have quit his position due to ill-health.

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Nigeria Relay Team qualify for World Championships

The Nigerian ladies finished without a medal at the just concluded IAAF World Relays in Bahamas.

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Kante beats Hazard, others to emerge PFA Player of The Year

Dele Alli picked up the PFA Young Player of the Year award.

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Messi scores two as Barcelona win ElClasico

Sergio Ramos was sent off for the hosts in the 77th minute.

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Nigerian League: Rangers bounce back with victory over Kano Pillars

The Enugu team have gone five games without a win.

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Sanchez Fires Arsenal Into FA Cup Final

The extra time goal by Sanchez saw Arsenal beat Manchester City 2-1.

Spain's Rafael Nadal plays a return shot to Ukraine???s Alexandr Dolgopolov during their men's singles tennis match at Queen's tennis championship in London, Tuesday June 16, 2015. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)

Nadal wins record 10th Monte Carlo Masters title

The World No. 7 beat Albert Ramos-Vilonas 6-1 6-3 to claim a record 10th title.

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Kenyan female, male athletes win London Marathon

Kenyan Daniel Wanjiru, a 24-year-old, won the men’s race in 2:05:56.

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NUGA Games suspended over technical hitches

“The temporary suspension will enable both the officials of NUGA and the host university to sort out the technical hitches.”