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FIFA bans Ex-Nigerien referee for bribery

Ibrahim Chaibou was also fined 200,000 Swiss francs.

Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala

Police give up on search for Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala

“My team have just met to review the search and rescue operation.”

Ahmed Musa,s loses mom

Super Eagles Star, Ahmed Musa, Loses Mum

The fleet-footed winger announced the death of his mother on his Twitter.

Mikel Obi posing with the jersey of his new team, Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough confirms signing Mikel

Mikel will wear the club’s number 2 shirt.

Gonzalo Higuain signs with Chelsea FC.

Argentine striker, Higuain, joins Chelsea

Higuain speaks on why he joined Chelsea.

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NPFL Round-Up: Remo Stars, Plateau United secure away points

Both Remo Stars and Plateau United were recently hit with fines by the League Management Company.

Emiliano Sala (Photo Credit: Sky Sports)

Cardiff City’s new signing Sala missing after plane disappears over English Channel

The football star was on board a light aircraft en route to the Welsh capital where he was to join up with the team.

Mikel Obi

Transfer News: Mikel returns to England, set to join Middlesbrough

Since playing for Nigeria at the Russia 2018 World Cup, Mikel has been missing in action for the Super Eagles.

Portugal’s soccer player Cristiano Ronaldo arrives with his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez to appear in court on a trial for tax fraud in Madrid, Spain, January 22, 2019. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Ronaldo arrives Spanish court for alleged tax fraud trial

The Portuguese soccer star is expected to plead guilty after striking a deal last year with Spanish authorities to pay a $21.3million fine.

Henry Onyekuru

Nigerian Goals: Onyekuru gets milestone, Awoniyi ends goal drought

Onyekuru scores first professional hat trick.

Nigerian Referees used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: GNN Liberia]

NRA condemns attacks on referees during Nigerian league matches

A referee was physically assaulted after a league game.

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NPFL: Remo Stars, Bendel Insurance coaches react after stalemate

The centre referee, Bethel Nwanesi, denied Remo Stars’ Ekene Awazie a goal in the 82nd minute.

Kelvin Itoya of Rangers runs away to celebrate his match winning goal against El-Kanemi Warriors

CAF Confederation Cup: Enugu Rangers to face Tunisian Clubs in group stage

Rangers will open their CAF Confederation Cup group stage campaign against Sallitas of Burkina Faso in the weekend of Feb 1-3 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium.

Kwara United F.C. [Photo Credit: Kwara United Facebook page]

NPFL Round-Up: Kwara United beat Enyimba in five-goal thriller

Heartland wins way in Nasarawa.

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CAF Confederation Cup: Rangers beat Bantu FC 2-1 to reach group stage

Rangers qualified to the group stage on 4-2 aggregate.

Super Falcons

Four-Nation Invitational Tournament: Nigeria’s Super Falcons defeat Romania

Super Falcons are the current African women champions.

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NPFL Match Day 3 Preview: Newly-promoted teams faceoff in Kaduna, Sagamu

The new NPFL teams will be battling themselves in Kaduna and Sagamu.

Sunshine Stars New

NPFL: Former Nasarawa United captain, others join Sunshine Stars

Some of the other players unveiled are midfielder Esosa Igbiniba and striker Tayo Fabiyi.

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CAF Champions League: Lobi Stars lose in Abidjan

Lobi Stars who have lost all the away games in this year’s CAF champions league.

EPL Round Up: Iwobi wins London Derby with Arsenal

Elsewhere, Liverpool moved seven points clear at the top of the Premier League.

Arsenal Vs Chelsea

Arsenal Vs Chelsea (Live Updates): Gunners Battle Blues In London Derby

This London derby could have huge implications on the top four race.

Rangers secure dramatic victory over Kano Pillars to win 2018 Aiteo Cup

Four matches to watch this weekend

Rangers seek to make Confed Cup group place as London boils again.

Remo Stars new coach unveiled

NPFL: Remo Stars Unveil New Coach

The newly promoted side seems poised to make a mark.

CAF Champions League: Lobi Stars face tough away test against ASEC Mimosas

This is the first-ever meeting between both sides.

Maccabi Tel Aviv daring attacker, Chikeluba Ofoedu

Israel-based striker seeks chance with Super Eagles

The striker also speaks on why he moved from Turkey to Israel.