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Zidane suffers first Madrid defeat

Zidane suffers first Madrid defeat

Zinedine Zidane suffered his first defeat since taking charge of Real Madrid as Antoine Griezmann’s solitary strike kept Atletico Madrid’s faint La Liga title hopes alive with a 1-0 win at the Santiago Bernabeu. Griezmann finished off a lovely team move eight minutes into the second half as Atletico became the first visiting team ever […]
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Sunday Oliseh makes Ahmed Musa Super Eagles captain

Sunday Oliseh makes Ahmed Musa Super Eagles captain

In an interview with Brilla FM this morning, Super Eagles Coach, Sunday Oliseh announced his decision to make Ahmed Musa the captain of Super Eagles. His announcement comes after he and goal keeper and Eagles captain Vincent Enyeama had a faceoff in their camp in Belgium yesterday. “There is no captaincy tussles. For Nigeria going […]
Nigeria
[PHOTO NEWS] Nigeria beat Congo 2-1

[PHOTO NEWS] Nigeria beat Congo 2-1

Nigeria beat Congo 2-1 to leave this CAF U23 Championship qualifier wide open with the second leg in Pointe-Noire in a fortnight. After a scoreless first half completely dominated by home team Nigeria, Junior Ajayi finally opened scoring in the 48th minute after Congo goalkeeper Christoffer Mafoumbi failed to hold on to an acute-angled shot […]
International
[CAF] Gabon to host 2017 African Nations Cup

[CAF] Gabon to host 2017 African Nations Cup

Gabon on Wednesday emerged as the hosts of the next African Nations Cup finals in 2017. The Central African Nation beat rival bids from Algeria and Ghana in a vote by the Confederation of African Football’s executive committee at a meeting in Cairo. Gabon replaces war-torn Libya, who withdrew last year as 2017 hosts because […]
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Former Nigerian Under -17 Coach Willy Bazuaye Dies

Former Nigerian Under -17 Coach Willy Bazuaye Dies

Former head coach of Nigeria’s U17 male national team, Willy Bazuaye has died after battling with stroke for 12years. Bazuaye died this morning, Monday, 16th of March, 2015 at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital in Benin City. It will be recalled that Bazuaye terminated his services with the Nigeria Police Force after 19 years […]
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Yakubu Aiyegbeni Named the Richest Nigerian Player

[FOOTBALL] Yakubu Aiyegbeni Named the Richest Nigerian Player

Former Super Eagles striker, Yakubu Aiyegbeni and Kalu Uche have emerged as the highest paid Nigerian football players in the recently compiled report of Nigerian footballers’ earners list . The new report, according to SuperSport, has it that the former Super Eagles striker, Yakubu Aiyegbeni and Reading FC of England striker, Kalu Uche who were […]