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The many trials of Citizen Iheanacho at Manchester City

Iheanacho has been developed into a proper No.9, but has not added pace or strength.

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ANALYSIS: Moral issue of Nigeria inviting Ademola Lookman, others to Super Eagles

This NFF seems to be on the lookout for polished diamonds instead of digging for raw diamonds.

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Seven things we saw last week: Nigeria loses out on the continent,sports reports ‘eats’ his words

Usain Bolt, won an historic fourth Laureus Sportsman of the Year Award.

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The decision Arsenal, Wenger have to make

The owner Stan Kroenke is obviously happy with the business model employed at Arsenal.

Thomas Muller celebrates scoring the fifth goal for Bayern. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

Bayern 5-1 Arsenal: Same old, same old Wenger’s Arsenal

Arsenal lost to Bayern by a similar margin in 2015.

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Paris 4-0 Barcelona: Five reasons for Valentine Day massacre

The French Champions outperformed their Spanish visitors.

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UCL Preview – PSG need some love against Barcelona on Valentine’s Day

Both are lagging behind in their respective championships but both have found form in 2017.

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Seven things we saw last week | Plateau United suffered first loss; Nadal to lose uncle as coach

Indian batsman became the first person to score a triple century in a Twenty match. 

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What LMC must do to make Nigerian league better

The Nigeria Professional Football League has become a feeder team for better leagues.

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How EPL players’ salaries relate to current club performance

The review showed that some players are overpaid whilst others like Romelu Lukaku deserve better pay.

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Four matches to watch – Klopp needs Spurs lifeline as undefeated Plateau go to Calabar

Can Klopp manufacture a first league win against Spurs and kickstart a top-four quest?

MFM FC playing a match in the NPFL

How LMC can turn the NPFL into a better selling league

​A league that has a player collecting N2 million per month and another collecting N20,000 is not one to engender competition.

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7 things we saw last week – Amusan broke Okagbare’s record as Brady became greatest NFL quarter back

Last week was a week of victories.

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Four matches to watch: Can Arsenal beat Chelsea; Will Egypt win AFCON again?

Juventus also face Inter Milan in Italy.

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Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea | Wijnaldum cancels out Luiz’s world-class freekick

It was a must-win match for Jurgen Klopp.

Black Stars of Ghana celebrating victory against DR Congo [Photo credit: BBC]

7 sporting events last week: Federer, Serena Williams, Ayew brothers shine

Jordan and Andre Ayew helped Ghana qualify for 6th consecutive AFCON semis.

Senegal National Team

AFCON | Why Tunisia, Senegal are likely to be first semi-finalists

There cannot be a better time for Senegal to win a first AFCON title.

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.

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.

Sergio Ramos, left, has made a habit of scoring late and decisive headers but did so into his net against his former club Sevilla on Sunday. Photograph: Angel Fernandez/AP

7 major sporting events last week: Fasasi breaks Egbunike’s record as Sevilla stop Real at 40

FIFA announced a 48-team World Cup from 2026.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

What Nigerian football needs for a better 2017

It was also a year that witnessed a lot of gaffes.

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7 things we saw last week | Mikel leaves Chelsea as 105-year-old sets cycling record

League two side, Morecambe,’s fans came together to pay a £1,000 fine imposed on their manager.

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Mikel moves to China after legendary success at Chelsea

The Nigerian midfielder spent 10 successful years at Chelsea.

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4 EPL matches to watch: Moyes returns to Old Trafford as Blues chase 12th win

Liverpool also face Stoke City at Anfield.

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7 things | Falcons get one over the NFF as Ronaldo wins it all

Cristiano Ronaldo has reached yet another landmark by scoring the 40th hat-trick of his Real Madrid career.