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NWPL Release Kick-Off Date For 2020 Season

The 2020 Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) will start by March 18 and will take an abridged format. This was revealed at the NWPL Congress in Benin on Tuesday. Eight teams were drawn apiece in two groups. Defending champions Bayelsa Queens are...
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Solomon Dalung: Pinnick’s Wife Still Calls Me Till Date

Former Sports Minister Solomon Dalung has attempted to quell speculation about the state of his relationship with Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President Amaju Pinnick. Dalung was a thorn in the flesh of the NFF boss all through his four-year tenure...

NPFL: Deutsch Quits Abia Warriors Over ‘Unpaid Bonuses’ Hours After Enyimba Mauling

Emmanuel Deutsch has resigned as coach of Abia Warriors over ‘unpaid bonuses’ with immediate effect. His resignation came a few hours after Abia Warriors were hammered 4-1 by Enyimba in Okigwe in a re-arranged Match Day 20 Nigeria Professional Football...

Osimhen Scores But Lille Suffer Setback In Champions League Race

Victor Osimhen's 13th league goal of the season failed to help Lille past Marseille as the Great Danes slipped up in the race for Champions League qualification with a 2-1 loss at home. With 3rd-placed Rennes having lost at Reims,...

Cyriel Dessers: Belgian-born Striker To Debut Against Sierra Leone – Pinnick

Cyriel Dessers, the Belgian-born Nigerian striker has received international clearance from world football-governing body FIFA to represent the Super Eagles according to Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick. Dessers, 25, who was born in Leuven to a Nigerian mother and...

Leon Balogun Reacts To Racist Abuse Of Porto’s Moussa Marega

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has expressed solidarity with Porto forward Moussa Marega who walked off midway through his side's win at Vitoria Guimaraes after being subjected to racist abuse from fans. Marega, 28, scored a 60th-minute goal that would...

Ighalo Could Join United Permanently – Solskjaer

Odion Ighalo's stay at Old Trafford could be made permanent at the end of the season Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has revealed. Ighalo, 30, joined the Red Devils on a loan deal from Chinese Super League club Shanghai...

2021 AFCON: NFF Reveals Venue For Nigeria, Sierra Leone Clash

The Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba will host next month’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone, the Nigeria Football Federation has announced. “We have finally settled for the Stephen...

La Liga Brings El Classico And Samuel Eto To Lagos

The 277th El Classico encounter will be beamed live in Lagos by La Liga at the Landmark beach as Real Madrid welcome Barcelona in a return fixture at the Bernabeu on March 1, 2020. Both sides could not find the...

U17 Women’s World Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria Battle Guinea At Soccer Temple

Nigeria's U-17 Women National Team will face Guinea at the Soccer Temple in their bid to qualify for the India 2020 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup. The Flamingoes who were handed a bye in the preliminaries and will travel to...

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CAF Champions League: Asante Kotoko Hold No Fear For Focused Pillars...

As Kano Pillars get ready to reacquaint themselves with the CAF Champions League following a three-year hiatus, striker Nyima Nwagua says the...

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