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Boro fans go ‘crazy’: Mikel’s better than Messi

Boro fans go ‘crazy’: Mikel’s better than Messi

John Obi Mikel’s stock continues to rise in the English Championship after another consummate display, as Middlesbrough beat Blackburn 1-0 in a league game yesterday. The Nigerian international earned his fourth league appearance at Ewood Park and was so adept in his midfield duties for his side, a showing, which must have pleased not just […]
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France 2019 WWC Akide-Udoh calls for more friendlies for Falcons

France 2019 WWC Akide-Udoh calls for more friendlies for Falcons

Former African women’s footballer of the year, Mercy Akide-Udoh said preparation must be a priority for Nigeria’s women’s team to avoid an early exit at this year’s Women’s World Cup. The Super Falcons were scheduled to take part in the prestigious Cyprus Cup at the end of February and will then be at a training […]
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NRA suspends 18 referees

NRA suspends 18 referees

The Nigeria Referees Association (NRA) has suspended 18 referees from officiating matches in the ongoing 2019 Nigeria Professional Football League, (NPFL). Although the reasons for the suspension were not made available, Bestchoicesports understood it was not unconnected with unprofessional conducts in the discharge of their duties. The NRA further reiterated its determination to enthrone professionalism […]
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Uzoho may miss Seychelles, Egypt games

Uzoho may miss Seychelles, Egypt games

Francis Uzoho will be struggling for match fitness ahead of the national team’s international matches against Seychelles and Egypt next month, allnigeriasoccer.com reported. The Deportivo de La Coruña loanee was been left out of the Anorthosis Famagusta squad for their Cypriot First Division A clash against Omonia Nicosia yesterday. Uzoho had featured in only two […]
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Lagos Media Marathon not only for journalists- Oshundun

Lagos Media Marathon not only for journalists- Oshundun

The Chairman of the Lagos State branch of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Debo Oshundun said the upcoming Lagos Media Marathon scheduled for May 1st is not exclusive to only journalists. Speaking at the weekend in Lagos, Oshundun who is the Deputy Chairman of the Organising Committee said the marathon, though being spearheaded […]
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D’Tigers’ open camp in Abuja tomorrow

D’Tigers’ open camp in Abuja tomorrow

Nigeria’s male basketball national team, D’Tigers are set to return to camp this Tuesday in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, as they begin preparations for the next phase of the 2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers. Although D’Tigers have already qualified for the championship, by virtue of sterling outings in previous stages of the qualifiers, sports247.ng can report […]
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U-23 AFCON: Imama to invite foreign players ahead of Libya clash

U-23 AFCON: Imama to invite foreign players ahead of Libya clash

Ahead of Nigeria’s U-23 AFCON doubleheader qualifiers against Libya, new Dream Team Coach, º has disclosed that foreign-based professionals will join up with them, as they remain the B team of the main Super Eagles, AOIFootball.com reported. The Super Eagles’ assistant coach further played down suggestions that the late camping ahead of the qualifiers could […]
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Victor Moses makes first start for Fenerbahce

Victor Moses makes first start for Fenerbahce

Chelsea loanee, Victor Moses made his first league start for Fenerbahce as the club played out a 1-1 draw with Konyaspor at Sukru Saracoglu Spor Kompleksi (Istanbul) on Saturday. The former Nigerian national-teamer previously made appearances off the bench against Yeni Malatyaspor, Göztepe and Kayserispor prior to the contest against Konyaspor. Moses missed a chance […]
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Etebo Foundation distributes food, clothes to orphanages

As part of activities marking the 2nd year birthday of Wealth Etebo, the son of Oghenekaro Etebo, has extended its gesture to Kings Kids Compassion Orphanage Home, Bendel Estate, Effurun, St. Anne’s Orphanage, Enerhen Road, Effurun, Catholic Old People’s Home, Warri and the Widows Of Fallen Officers in the Nigerian Police Force Area Command and […]
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DStv to beam Africa’s UFC ‘Predator’, Velasquez clash

DStv to beam Africa’s UFC ‘Predator’, Velasquez clash

Officially the biggest puncher in combat sport history, Africa’s Francis Ngannou begins his journey to another heavyweight title shot this week, when he meets legendary Cain Velasquez in the octagon at UFC Fight Night in Arizona. UFC fans can catch the action on the home of UFC,  SuperSport 6 (DStv Channel 206 ) live at […]
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