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Cristiano Ronaldo sent off

UEFA Champions League: Ronaldo sees red as Man City suffer shock defeat

Real Madrid also got their Champions League title defense on a bright note.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

NFF Elections: Battle in Katsina for soul of Nigeria football

The Nigerian football governing body will be having its 36th leader since its foundation in 1933.

Nigeria Taekwando fighters. [PHOTO CREDIT: Independent Newspapers Nigeria]

World Taekwondo approves Nigeria Taekwondo International Open

The competition would hold in Abuja from November 16 to November 18.

Liverpool celebrates after scoring

Liverpool 3-2 PSG: Firmino lights up matchday 1 with last-minute winner

Firmino scored the winner for Liverpool.

FIFA Headquarters

Sierra Leone face FIFA ban after anti-graft officials raid FA offices

The world football body says the raid amounts to government interference in football affairs.

Klopp and Tuchel

Liverpool v PSG (LIVE UPDATES): History-laden Reds welcome Cash-rich Paris

Both have started their league seasons with perfect records.

Nigeria Football Federation Glass House

FIFA, CAF name Observers to NFF Elections

The elections will hold on Thursday.

Late Moses Iloh

Lagos SWAN mourns Iloh

Mr Iloh, a former president of the Nigeria Cycling Federation, died on Saturday.

Anthony Ujah

Watch some Nigerian Goals: Ujah scores, Obasi returns as Kalu nets scorcher

Ujah equalised with a header in a goalmouth scramble in the 87th minute.

Abdou Kader Kone of Cote d’Ivoire

Freestyle Football: Ivorian wins first African championship in Lagos

Kone, who got many fans on their feet with his skills, defeated Yousef Ayman Reiesco of Egypt.

The current Africa Boxing Union and IBF European Welterweight Champion, Larry Ekundayo

Larry Ekundayo targets world title fight in Nigeria

There are plans to have Anthony Joshua at the ringside during the world title fight targeted for the first half of 2019.

CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba hold Rayon Sport to goalless draw in Kigali

The second leg holds at Enyimba’s stadium in Nigeria next Sunday.

Ronaldo-Juventus-Sassuolo

Serie A: Ronaldo finally scores for Juventus

Juventus defeated Sassuolo on Sunday.

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Fans hail Eaglets, want MRI scan issue resolved

The Eaglets qualified for the African championship.

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NYG: Bayelsa scoops all seven gold medals in golf

Team Delta placed second with three silver and two bronze medals.

Nigeria's D’Tigers

Basketball: Nigeria’s D’Tigers qualify for World Cup

The feat achieved by the Super Eagles as the first African team to qualify for the FIFA World Cup has been replicated by the country’s national men’s basketball team, D’Tigers.

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Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets Qualify For U-17 Africa Cup of Nations

The Golden Eaglets failed to qualify for the last edition of the African championship.

EPL: Victor Moses missing again as Hazard shoots Chelsea to top spot

He was not listed for the Premier League clash against Cardiff City at Stamford Bridge.

FIFA Headquarters

FIFA to regulate transfer fees, player loans

FIFA will use an algorithm to calculate transfer fees as well as a luxury tax.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

NFF Elections: Maigari, Ogunjobi battle to unseat Pinnick as president

No Nigerian has headed the NFF for more than four years at a stretch.

Rwanda Volleyball U-21 Team

U-20 Volleyball Nations Cup: Rwanda beats Nigeria 3-0

Nigeria’s Coach said the squad played well but did not play as a team.

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Four matches to watch | Nigeria must beat Ghana as Spurs welcome Liverpool

The Eaglets will renew their rivalry with the Black Meteors of Ghana on Saturday.

Nissan signs rising tennis star Osaka as brand ambassador. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Naomi Osaka]

Nissan signs rising tennis star Osaka as brand ambassador

Osaka, 20, shot to international fame on Saturday when she defeated American Serena Williams.

After conquering Africa, D’Tigress prepare to shock the world

Nigeria is in group B alongside Turkey, Australia, and Argentina at the World Cup.

How Nigerian boxer, Larry Ekundayo, overcame setbacks

Ekundayo arrived Lagos on Monday from the United Kingdom ahead of a six-day tour in Nigeria.