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Another former Super Eagles Coach, Shuaibu Amodu, is dead

The technical director of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF), and former coach of the Super Eagles, Shuaibu Amodu, has died, the NFF announced early Saturday. Mr. Amodu, a four-time coach of the national team, passed on on Friday night shortly after complaining of chest pain, the NFF said in a …

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My son will never play for Barcelona – Ronaldo

Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, has stated that his son, Cristiano Jnr, will never play for La Liga rivals, Barcelona. “It would be impossible, he has his father’s genes. But if it had to happen, I would accept it,” he said on Jugones LaSexta. “I wouldn’t drive him to Camp …

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I can’t wait for Nigeria to call me- Sadiq Umar

AS Roma youngster Sadiq Umar has said that he cannot wait to be called up by Nigeria after his breakthrough season in the Italian Serie A. The 19-year-old striker from Abuja Football College slipped through the Nigeria national team selectors, like former Inter Milan and Newcastle United star Obafemi Martins. …

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Enyeama Makes World List of best Goalkeepers

Best Goalkeepers Of 2015-16 – A list of the 10 highest performing goalkeepers in Europe this season has been released. The list, compiled by Swiss-based independent football study centre, ranked the players using a number of indicators such as goals conceded per match, number of minutes per goal conceded, number …

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NFF Names Amodu interim Eagles’ coach

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) says the federation’s Technical Director, Shaibu Amodu, and Salisu Yusuf would take charge of the Super Eagles on interim basis. This was part of the decisions taken after Wednesday’s meeting of the NFF Technical Committee in Abuja. The appointment would see the coaches lead the …

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Glo commends Super falcons for defeating Senegal 2-0

Super Falcons, Nigeria’s female national team has been commended on their victory over Teranga Lionesses of Senegal. The Super Falcons defeated the Senegalese Women National team 2-0 in the last qualification match played in Abuja on Tuesday. The Super Falcons who moved ahead on 3- 1 aggregate, having played a …

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Chelsea will not sell John Mikel Obi – Mikel’s Rep says

Chelsea will not sell John Mikel Obi this summer according to his representative, as rumours continue to circulate that the London club will offload the Nigerian midfielder along side Oscar, Hazard and Remy, to generate funds for the purchase of Paul Pogba from Juventus. Pogba, arguably the best midfielder in …

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Messi not human but Ronaldo best of the humans – Pique

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique heaped praise on Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo but insists that Lionel Messi is in a league of his own Ronaldo and Messi went up against each other in Sunday’s Clasico where Madrid walked away with a 2-1 win at the Nou Camp, with the Portuguese …

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