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    Mane stars as last-gasp penalty ensures Liverpool maintain winning run

Mane stars as last-gasp penalty ensures Liverpool maintain winning run

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    Sunday Dare relocates office to MKO Stadium, Abuja

Sunday Dare relocates office to MKO Stadium, Abuja

Sunday Dare, the minister for youth and sports development, has relocated his office to the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja.Dare stated that the move was in line with his promise to ensure that the nation’s sports facilities are restored to become fully functional.In a statement by Ramon Balogun, an assistant director of press in the ministry, Dare said he has [...]

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    Isaac Promise, former international, dies at 31

Isaac Promise, former international, dies at 31

Isaac Promise, a former Super Eagles and Flying Eagles' skipper, has died at the age of 31. His death was announced in a statement on the official website of Austin Bold, his USL championship side, on Thursday."Austin Bold FC is heartbroken by the death of Promise Isaac who passed Wednesday night at the age of 31," the statement read."An accomplished player, Isaac [...]

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    Nigeria lose out as England name Tammy Abraham, Tomori in Euro qualifiers squad

Nigeria lose out as England name Tammy Abraham, Tomori in Euro qualifiers squad

Chelsea duo of Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori have been called up by England for the 2020 Euro qualifiers.Gareth Southgate's Three Lions side will take on the Czech Republic away on October 11, before travelling to Bulgaria three days later.Abraham and Tomori have had great performances with Chelsea since the start of the 2019/20 English Premier League season.Abraham has scored [...]

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    Oduduru: I was frustrated with the AFN

Oduduru: I was frustrated with the AFN

Divine Oduduru, Nigerian Olympic athlete, says he was frustrated with the Athletic Federation of Nigeria (AFN).Oduduru expressed his bitterness with the AFN while reacting to criticisms that trailed his absence in the men's 100m at the ongoing 2019 World Athletics Championship.The track and field sprinter had a late withdrawal from heat 5 of the men’s 100m on Saturday, for not showing [...]

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    Nigeria draw S’Africa, Ivory Coast in 2019 U23 AFCON

Nigeria draw S’Africa, Ivory Coast in 2019 U23 AFCON

Nigeria have been drawn in group B alongside Ivory coast, Zambia and South Africa in the 2019 U23 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).The draw ceremony was held at Haramlek Palace in Alexandria, Egypt on Wednesday evening.The tournament, which is the third edition, is expected to kick-off from November 8-22, in Cairo, capital of Egypt.https://twitter.com/caf_online/status/1179453605243473926?s=21The U23 AFCON, which started in 2011 [...]

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    ‘Take a break if I beat you again’ — Ruiz Jr urges Anthony Joshua ahead of rematch

‘Take a break if I beat you again’ — Ruiz Jr urges Anthony Joshua ahead of rematch

Andy Ruiz Jr has advised Anthony Joshua to take a break from boxing should he lose their highly anticipated rematch in December.Joshua was stunned by the Mexican after being unable to continue past the seventh round at Madison Square Garden in June.The Nigerian-born British former heavyweight champion lost his IBF, IBO, WBA (Super) and WBO world heavyweight titles as Ruiz [...]

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    ‘Hit and run’ driver kills two female footballers in Uyo

‘Hit and run’ driver kills two female footballers in Uyo

Saturday Glory and Aniebet Ekong, players with Police Machine Football Club in Uyo, were killed by a hit and run car on Tuesday.The Nigeria Women Professional League (NWPL) confirmed the incident in a statement on their official website.The incident occurred after the team's training session on Tuesday evening in Uyo.Six persons were hit by the car, three out of the [...]

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    Nigeria’s Dennis scores twice as Club Brugge hold Real Madrid in Spain

Nigeria’s Dennis scores twice as Club Brugge hold Real Madrid in Spain

Emmanuel Dennis, newly capped Super Eagles player, scored twice for ten-man Club Brugge in a 2-2 draw against Real Madrid in Tuesday's Uefa Champions league match played in Spain.The result means Club Brugge keep their unbeaten status at the Santiago Bernabeu, having played a 0-0 draw at the venue in 1977.The 21-year-old former Ukraine-based striker took advantage of shambolic defending [...]

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    ‘Abeg comot for road’ — Arsenal celebrate Nigeria’s independence anniversary in pidgin

‘Abeg comot for road’ — Arsenal celebrate Nigeria’s independence anniversary in pidgin

Arsenal football club, Everton and many others have taken to social media to celebrate Nigeria as the country marks its 59th independence anniversary.Arsenal shared a picture of Nwankwo Kanu, former Super Eagles captain, wearing the green national jersey with the north London club insignia at the background on their official Twitter handle.The English side also adopted the pidgin English language as [...]

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