Football

Festus Keyamo

NFF Crisis: Keyamo accuses minister of falsehood

He said it was thus necessary to put the record straight.

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Man. United v Tottenham: Three things to expect at Old Trafford

Spurs have won just twice in their last 10 visits to Old Trafford.

EPL: Liverpool’s Fabinho patiently adapting to ‘intense’ Premier League

The Brazilian midfielder was an unused substitute in Liverpool’s 4-0 home win over West Ham United in their league opener.

Alex Iwobi of Arsenal FC

EPL: Liverpool go top as Iwobi wins with Arsenal

Everton blew a two-goal lead to settle for a 2-2 draw against AFC Bournemouth.

Salisu Yusuf

Rohr reacts to bribery scandal involving Super Eagles Coach

The Franco-German says “Salisu is a victim of circumstance. He fell for a trap. He was naive”.

Four matches to watch this weekend

For Juventus, there’s Cristiano Ronaldo, who will be itching to open his goals’ account.

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AFCON Qualifiers: Ighalo tops 24-man list of invited players for Seychelles tie

AFCON Qualifiers: Ighalo tops 24-man list of invited players for Seychelles tie

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Three players Rohr needs to exclude from Super Eagles

The Eagles are already on the back foot after losing to South Africa 2-0 in Uyo last June.

Cristiano Ronaldo signing for Juventus (Photo Credit: BBC)

Decision to leave Real Madrid “easy,” Ronaldo says

The 33-year-old joined the Italian champions last month on a four-year deal.

FIFA headquarters

FIFA Corruption: Ex-Brazilian soccer boss jailed 4 years in U.S. prison

At least 42 individuals and entities have been charged in the FIFA probe and many have pleaded guilty.

FIFA Headquarters

FIFA takes control of Uruguay football association

The move is part of a bid to ensure free and fair elections.

Henry Onyekuru

Watch Nigerian goals as Onyekuru gets his first with Galatasaray

Ighalo, in red-hot form, has now scored eight goals from his last eight outings in the league.

Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung,

NFF Crisis: We stand by rule of law –Dalung

FIFA on Monday shelved its plan to ban Nigeria’s football governing body.

Arsene Wenger to get honour for helping George Weah’s career

Wenger took Weah from Africa in 1988 to play for Ligue 1 side Monaco after a tip off from his compatriot Le Roy.

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has seen the competition expanded to 48 nations

NFF Crisis: FIFA releases statement on Nigeria

The suspension of the NFF will no longer be implemented, assures FIFA.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

Nigerian govt ‘beats FIFA deadline’, recognises Pinnick-led NFF board

The government says it has written FIFA confirming the recognition.

Ndidi

Ndidi excited over new six-year Leicester deal

Ndidi, 21, has developed into one of the Premier League’s most exciting talents.

Leon Balogun in action in the match between Brighton and Manchester United

EPL: Leon Balogun shines as Brighton defeat Manchester United

Not since October 2015 had Man United shipped three goals in the first half of a league match.

Sergio Aguero. [Photo credit: Zimbio]

Aguero hat-trick as free-scoring City rout Huddersfield

They move joint top of the Premier League.

Alex Iwobi [Photo Credit: Sky Sport]

EPL: Iwobi scores in London derby

That nonetheless, Chelsea made it two wins from two under new boss Maurizo Sarri.

Chelsea Vs Arsenal

LIVE UPDATE: Chelsea Vs Arsenal: Gunners seek redemption in London Derby

Victor Moses and Alex Iwobi are expected to play a part in Saturday’s London derby no matter how little.

Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung.

FIFA shuns Dalung as ban looms on Nigeria

Nigeria is in a race against time to avoid a ban from the world football governing body.

Ngolo Kante Huddersfield Chelsea [Goal.com]

Four matches to watch this weekend

Chelsea host Arsenal as Ronaldo begins Juventus journey.

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Nigeria’s Troost-Ekong says he’s leaving Bursaspor

“I will always have great memories of my time in Turkey as a player but also as a man.”

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Nigeria v Spain: Renewal of old acquaintances in quarterfinal clash

The Falconets beat Spain in Group B in 2016 in Papua New Guinea.