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Egypt's Mohannad Hosam Ali celebrates his victory at the Men's finals of the African Freestyle Football Championships Sunday Aug 2, 2020

African Freestyle Football Championships: Morocco, Egypt claim top prizes

This year’s edition was held virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic

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African Champions League final to be played in October

CAF says Cameroon will now host the final stages of the 2019/2020 African Champions League in October.

Asisat Oshoala [PHOTO CREDIT: @FCBfemeni]

Oshoala scores twice in Barcelona friendly

The Barcelona women team are warming up for their quarter final Champions League tie.

Leon Balogun [Photo Credit: Rangers.co.uk]

Leon Balogun Reflects On Debut Game With Rangers

Fellow Rangers players applauded Balogun in the dressing room following the final whistle

Arsenal and the FA Cup [PHOTO CREDIT: @goal]

Aubameyang scores twice as Arsenal win 14th FA Cup

Arteta is the first person to win the FA Cup with Arsenal as both captain and manager.

FA Cup: Arsenal vs Chelsea

Arsenal Vs Chelsea LIVE UPDATES: London rivals set for crunch FA Cup final

Chelsea have managed just one win in their last 13 FA Cup games against Arsenal.

Dosu Joseph in action for Nigeria

INTERVIEW: Nigeria has never lacked good goalkeepers — Dosu Joseph

The former Nigeria goalkeeper also speaks about his very good friend Sunday Oliseh

Osimhen completes Napoli move

The 21-year old played just one season in France before this big move to Italy.

Five key duels as Arsenal, Chelsea jostle for season-ending FA Cup triumph

The 2020 FA Cup on Saturday will be the first trophy in the managerial career of either Frank Lampard of Chelsea or Mikel Arteta of Arsenal.

Nigerian defender, Ohale Osinachi

Nigerian player joins Roma

The 28-year-old was formerly playing in Spain.

Asisat Oshoala, Super Falcons forward [Photo: FIFA]

Spain turning major destination for Nigerian women footballers

Since Francisca Ordega paved the way with a loan move in 2017 to Atletico Madrid, Spain has become a major destination for Nigerian female football stars.

Victor Osimhen [PHOTO CREDIT: @Ligue1_ENG]

Agent reveals how Osimhen made U-turn for Napoli move

The high rate of racism in Italy was initially a clog in the wheel for this big move.

Simeon Tochukwu Nwankwo

Three Nigerian footballers who helped their European teams gain promotion

Some Nigerian players have helped their various teams make the leap into the topmost tier of football leagues in England, Spain, and Italy.

Vera Yohanna Davou

Lagos Marathon: 13-Year Old Receives Car Prize After Winning 10km Race

The winner in the male category, a teenager, was also given a car.

Ndidi Wilfred [PHOTO CREDIT: @Ndidi25]

Wilfred Ndidi sets new Premier League record

Ndidi made 129 successful tackles, the same as Wan-Bissaka in the just concluded Premier League season.

Organisers of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon celebrating the Silver Label for the Lagos race while expecting another upgrade from the world body

Lagos City Marathon: 10km winners set to receive car prizes

Various cash prizes have already been paid to the other winning athletes.

Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi

EPL Review: Heartbreaks for Nigerian stars as season ends in dramatic fashion

At the King Power Stadium, Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi were left helpless as Leicester were beaten to a Champions League spot by Manchester United.

Leicester City vs Manchester United (PHOTO CREDIT: @ManUtd)

EPL Final Matches: Battle Goes To The Wire In England (LIVE UPDATES)

The race for Europa League football is also far from over.

Premier League clash between Chelsea and Norwich City [PHOTO CREDIT: @ChelseaFC]

Final day encounters that could cost millions in English Premier League

There is jostling for the last two places in the UEFA Champions League, while the last day will also decide the last two relegation places.

Nigerian coach, Adebayo Gbadebo supervising his Thai club Suphanburi FC [Photo credit: Suphanburi FC]

Why football must move from passion to business in Nigeria – Coach Adebayo

“Passion alone will not sustain or develop football in Nigeria – we must move the game forward by thinking like business people…”

PREMIER LEAGUE LOGO [PHOTO: ES.]

English Premier League 2020/2021 season to kick off Sept. 12

The 2020/2021 English Premier League (EPL) season was originally scheduled to begin on August 8.

Leon Balogun [Photo Credit: Rangers.co.uk]

Leon Balogun Joins Scotish Giants Glasgow Rangers

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard expressed delight over the acquisition of the Super Eagles defender

54 goals conceded so far show Kepa is not Chelsea’s major defensive challenge

When Lampard led Derby into the Championship playoffs last season, his team scored 69 goals and conceded 54.

Late Razak Okedeyi

Nigerian basketball referee, Razak Okedeyi, is dead

The NBBF President described the demise of the fast-rising referee as shocking and very difficult to comprehend.

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EPL: Liverpool beat Chelsea in eight-goal thriller

Though the Reds had been crowned champions weeks back, they did not take matters easy at all with the Blues.