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Nigeria-Bolivia Friendly Match to be played in Uyo

[FOOTBALL] Nigeria-Bolivia Friendly Match to be played in Uyo

The much-publicised friendly match between Nigeria and Brazil has failed to see the light of the day, three months after its revelation. Governor Godswill Akpabio, during the inauguration ceremony of the Akwa Ibom International Stadium, Uyo, last November, hinted about a high-profile international friendly between Nigeria and four-time World Champions Brazil in March. Such match-up, […]
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Aston Villa Sack Coach Paul Lambert

[BREAKING] Aston Villa Sack Coach Paul Lambert

Relegation strugglers Aston Villa have parted company with manager Paul Lambert following Tuesday night’s 2-0 defeat at Hull City. The Scottish boss leaves the Villans in 18th position and with the lowest goal tally of all the 20 teams in the English top flight- 12 goals in 25 league games. Villa have not won in […]
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Cote d’Ivoire clip Eagles wings in Dubai

[FOOTBALL] Cote d’Ivoire clip Eagles wings in Dubai

Nigeria’s Super Eagles began 2015 with a loss after a 0-1 defeat to the Ivory Coast in a friendly international in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. The largely home-based team held off the experienced Ivorian side till the 84th minute when Salomon Kalou got the winner for the Elephants who are preparing for the 2015 Africa […]
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Super Eagles captain congratulates Yaya Toure

[CAF AWARD] Super Eagles captain congratulates Yaya Toure

Super Eagles Captain, Vincent Enyeama, has congratulated Yaya Toure of Cote d’Ivoire for emerging the 2014 African Footballer of the Year for the fourth consecutive time. Enyeama said this during a press briefing held immediately after the Glo/CAF Awards at the Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos, on Thursday night. Cote d’Ivoire and Manchester City midfielder, […]
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Winter Break Review of The Bundesliga

[BUNDESLIGA] Winter Break Review of The Bundesliga

This season’s Bundesliga looks more of a procession than anything else. Bayern Munich are running away with the league and only a catastrophic collapse could see even a semblance of a title race. The chances of that happening with Pep Guardiola at the helm range from slim to none. Looking at the numbers the consistency […]
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BREMEN'S ELIA TO JOIN SOUTHAMPTON ON LOAN

[BUNDESLIGA] BREMEN’S ELIA TO JOIN SOUTHAMPTON ON LOAN

Bremen – SV Werder Bremen have announced that Eljero Elia will leave the northern Germany club to join English Premier League side Southampton FC on loan until the end of the season.Elia joins Nils Petersen in departing the Green-Whites after the latter agreed a loan move within the Bundesliga to SC Freiburg. ‘New challenge’ “Elia […]
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