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Three nominees for FIFA Fair Play Award announced

FIFA tries to promote fail play with the award.

I can’t be distracted by clubs’ row, says Agbim

Goal Keeper Chigozie Agbim says he is ready for the Nations Cup.

Kanu Nwankwo, Nduka Iraboh, others appointed NPL management committee members

Nduka Iraboh will head the 13-man committee while Kanu is a member.

EFCC releases NPL boss, Babalola, on bail

The NPL boss was arrested by the EFCC on Monday. The embattled Acting Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Premier League, Tunji Babalola, has been released on administrative bail by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. Mr. Babalola was arrested in his office on Monday over allegations of fraud and misappropriation of funds. He was released […]

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CAF Awards: Yaya Toure remains Africa’s best

Yaya Toure emerged as Africa’s best in the CAF awards Manchester City and Ivory Coast midfielder, Yaya Toure, has again be voted African player of the year for 2012. Toure, who won the award last year, beat his country man Didier Drogba, and Cameroonian Alex Song to the top prize. Toure, since joining Manchester City […]

2012, a good year for Nigerian football — Maigari

Maigari says Nigerian National teams did well in 2012.

It’s Man Utd vs Madrid, Milan vs Barcelona in UEFA Champs League knockout phase

Jose Mourinho of Madrid will face his former rival, Alex Ferguson of Manchester United.

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UEFA Champions League Round of 16 draw – Full match-list

The draw for the last 16 of the UEFA Champions League was drawn this morning pitching four first class clubs against each other. Barcelona was drawn againat AC Milan while Manchester United is to face Real Madrid. The full match-list. Galatasaray(TUR) v Schalke(GER)  Celtic(SCO) v Juventus(ITA)  Arsenal(ENG) v Bayern(GER)  Shakhtar Donetsk(UKR) v Dortmund(GER)  Milan(ITA) v Barcelona(ESP)  Real […]

I don’t have a Nations Cup team yet- Keshi

Keshi said he has not made any decision on players for the Nations Cup.

Nigeria wins maiden West African Judo Championships

The Nigerian judokas were discovered at the just concluded EKO 2012 National Sports Festival.

Super Eagles climb five places in FIFA Rankings, now 52nd in world

The Super Eagles were ranked 52nd by FIFA.

Nigerian Basketball Federation holds Youth Forum, official’s training program

The event will feature discussions on issues affecting basketball in Nigeria.

EFCC docks NPL Acting Executive Secretary over N15m fraud

NPL goes through another storm.

South Africa match fixing scandal will not affect Nations Cup — SAFA

Top officials of South African football were mentioned in a match fixing scandal.

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Kano Pillars duo shine in Eagles training session

The two Kano Pillars players have been injured for some time.

Akure Stadium to be ready for Nigeria Premier League- Akinbobola

The Akure stadium is meant to be used for Premier League matches of Ondo clubs.

Chelsea lose World Club final to Corinthians of Brazil

Chelsea lost to Corinthians, 0-1.

Premier League round-up: QPR win first match of season

This is QPR’s first win in 17 Premier League matches.

City move closer to Manchester United

The win put Man. City within three points of United.

Premier League round-up: Half time scores

Liverpool are losing at home, 0-2, to Aston Villa.

Ghana release list of invited players for Nations Cup

Micheal Essien was left out as requested

New Sunshine FC Coach promises to build unbeatable team

The coach says the club will be a formidable team by the second season.