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Falcons Coach Invites 48 For African Title Defence

Head coach Thomas Dennerby has invited 48 players to the Super Falcons camp for the 2018 Africa Women’s Championship preparation.

Hazard Reveals How Sarri Convinced Him To Remain At Chelsea

Chelsea playmaker, Eden Hazard has disclosed that manager Maurizio Sarri convinced him to stay at the club when he told him that he wanted him to be one on the ‘best players’ in the world.

AC Milan Suffer Record €126 Million Annual Losses

Italian Serie A club AC Milan have announced record losses of €126 million for the 2017-18 financial year.

Fabregas Earns World Record For Premier League Assists

Cesc Fabregas has earned a Guinness World Record for becoming the fastest player to reach 100 Premier League assists.

Brazil vs Argentina: Brazil Edge Past Argentina With Miranda’s Late Winner

Miranda scored a late winner as Brazil overcame South American rivals Argentina to win a four-team friendly tournament in Saudi Arabia.

Nigeria Wins Third Medal At Youth Olympics

Oritsemeyiwa Ineh has won a silver medal for Nigeria at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Eagles Star To Miss 2019 Afcon Qualifier Against South Africa

Eagles Star To Miss 2019 Afcon Qualifier Against South Africa

Leicester City star Wilfred Ndidi will miss November's 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier with South Africa after picking a second booking.

Nigeria’s Chukwuma Wins 100m Gold At Youth Olympics

Rosemary Chukwuma has won a gold medal in the 100 meters event to give Team Nigeria their first medal at the 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos...

Saraki Reacts To Eagles Victory Over Libya

Senate President Bukola Saraki has urged the Super Eagles to build on the successes of their victory over Libya in a 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifier.

France Edge Germany In Nations League

Antoine Griezmann bagged a brace as world champions France came from behind to beat Germany in 2-1 in the Uefa Nations League.

Rohr Speaks After Eagles Beat Libya In 2019 Afcon Qualifiers

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has described the team's 3-2 win over Libya in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier as a "huge test of character."

Eagles Fans React To Ighalo’s Brace Against Libya

Super Eagles fans have hailed striker Odion Ighalo after he bagged a brace in the team's 3-2 win over Libya in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Tuesday in Sfax, Tunisia.

2019 Afcon Qualifiers: Ighalo’s Double Puts Eagles In Charge

Odion Ighalo struck twice as Nigeria took charge of Group E in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with a 3-2 win over stubborn Libya in Sfax, Tunisia, on Tuesday.

Peter Rufai Not Dead As Nigerians Attack SuperSport Commentator Over Blunder

Nigerian football fans were left in a world of shock on Tuesday evening when a Super Sport commentator insinuated that Nigeria's legendary goalkeeper Peter Rufai had died.

Madagascar Qualify For Africa Cup Of Nations For First Time

Madagascar triumphed 1-0 at home against Group A rivals Equatorial Guinea on Tuesday to qualify for the Africa Cup of Nations tournament for the first time.

FA Charges Mourinho Over Foul-mouthed Rant

Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho has been charged by the FA for alleged comments made in the immediate aftermath of Manchester United's dramatic win over Newcastle United.

Halep Withdraws From Kremlin Cup

World number one Simona Halep on Tuesday pulled out of the Kremlin Cup, a joint WTA, and ATP event, due to concerns over an ongoing back injury.

Wimbledon Champion Kerber Part Ways With Coach

Reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber has parted ways with coach Wim Fissette, the player’s entourage announced Tuesday.

Matic Doubtful For Chelsea Clash

Nemanja Matic remains a doubt for Manchester United ahead of the trip to his former club Chelsea on Saturday, according to Sky Sports News.

Nothing Special About Gernot Rohr, Says Dosu Joseph

Ex-Nigeria goalkeeper Dosu Joseph says that current Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has done nothing different from what his predecessors did.
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