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Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo is World Best player again

The Portuguese star beat the duo of Neymar and usual rival Lionel Messi to the top award of the night.

Members of the 2017 Afrobasket women championship winning team in Mali

Basketball: Nigeria federation invites 16 players for Togo tournament

The 3×3 men and women’s teams will be in camp for eight days for the championship starting from November 1.

Ronald Koeman shows his displeasure during Everton’s defeat by Arsenal, a result which led to the Dutchman’s sacking as manager at Goodison Park. Photograph: BPI/Rex/Shutterstock (Photo Source: Guardian UK)

EPL: Everton fires Koeman

Koeman is the third manager to be sacked in the Premier League in recent months.

Usain Bolt

Bolt says he’s serious about a soccer career

Borussia Dortmund has invited Bolt to spend a week training with the club.

Mesut Ozil celebrates his goal in Arsenal's win against Everton

EPL: Arsenal, Tottenham secure big wins

Liverpool lost 1-4 to Tottenham.

Karolina Pliskova

Ruthless Pliskova eases past Venus in Singapore opener

Spanish second seed Garbine Muguruza will face French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko.

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Rashidi Yekini Foundation honours Nigeria League top scorer

Lobi Star’s Anthony Okpotu was the highest goal scorer of the 2016/2017 season.

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Tennis: Croatian duo win doubles at Lagos Governor’s Cup

The competition ended Saturday at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan.

Super eagles celebrating goal

Super Eagles to face Argentina in friendly

The match will hold in November.

Huddersfield Town 2 - 1 Manchester United [Photo: Hindustan Times]

EPL: Manchester City extend gap as United suffer shock defeat

It was the first time in 65 years the Huddersfield will beat United.

Michael Batshuayi

EPL: Batshuayi scores twice as Chelsea return to winning ways

The Blues win after going three games without a win.

Everton FC

UEFA opens disciplinary proceedings against Everton

The incident was during a melee which broke out during Thursday’s Europa League game at Goodison Park.

Liverpool and Tottenham

Four key matches to watch this weekend

Spurs set to shake off Liverpool as Inter face ultimate test in Napoli.

Francisca Ordega, Super Falcons player

Nigerian footballer joins Atletico Madrid

“For me it’s an honour and I’m very happy to be here.”

‎The French coach has signed the highly rated Nigerian striker, Henry Onyekuru [Photo: Ducor Sports]

Onyekuru described as a ‘gem’ by French website

Onyekuru is making his second start in the UCL.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

NFF plans to spend N6.4 billion in 2018

This was part of the decision reached by the General Assembly of the NFF in Jos on Thursday.

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte [Photo credit: Daily Express

Mourinho getting under Conte’s skin

Mourinho has lately been accused of being ultra-defensive.

A file photo of Sadio Mané looking dejected after his penalty shoot-out miss means that Senegal were knocked out of the African Cup of Nations. Photograph: Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images

Injured Mane named to play in Senegal’s World Cup ties next month

Senegal need two points from two matches to qualify for Russia 2018.

Chelsea team [Photo Credit: Goal.com]

Chelsea vs Roma (LIVE UPDATES): Blues battle Italian giants in London

Chelsea hope to make it three wins in three in the Champions League.

Victor Moses gutted by injury blow

Victor Moses speaks on injury

The Chelsea ace cupped a hamstring injury during the Premier League game against Crystal Palace.

Joseph Imeh Ubong

Tennis: Last Nigerian Standing Crashes Out Of Governor’s Cup

Joseph Ubong was beaten by Ilkel Cem of Turkey.

Nigerian Weightlifters

Nigeria wins 18 medals in weightlifting Championship

“We won a total of 18 medals in all; 13 gold, four silver and one bronze.”

Roger Federer

Why Federer is really the Number One

Nadal believes Federer’s strength on tour this year is that he ‘saved’ his body for the winning moments.

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Real Madrid vs Tottenham (LIVE UPDATES): Spurs face daunting task at Bernabeu

Both teams are without some star players.

FILE PHOTO: Sports festival PHOTO: NAN

57 FCT schools for Principals’ Cup tourney – Official

The organisers say the tournament has been recording tremendous success ranging from increase in the number of participating schools to discovery of talents