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CAF Champions League: Enyimba Face Vital’O, Warri Wolves Face Al-Merrikh

Reigning Nigerian league champions, Enyimba international will face Vital’O of Burundi in the first round of the CAF Champions League. The Aba Warriors dispatched Ugandas Vipers 2 - 1 on aggregate to qualify to the...

Dead Referee Named to Officiate Warri Wolves vs Giwa FC Match

The Nigeria Football Federation made a silly blunder as they named a dead referee to officiate this weekend's Nigerian Glo Premier League clash between the Warri Wolves and Giwa FC. It comes as Chris Giwa,...

Disappointing EPL Results: Mikel Doesn’t Even Start, Moses and Emenike Fail to Spark

Super Eagles midfielder, John Obi Mikel was not on the substitute bench as Chelsea were held 1-1 by Champions Leicester City at Stamford Bridge. Emmanuel Emenike and Victor Moses came on from the bench...

Merciless-Messi Grabs Hat Trick in Argentina’s 5-0 Win Against Panama

Having missed the opening match against Chile in the Copa América Centenario, Lionel Messi announced his presence at the tournament as he grabbed the headlines in Argentina's 5-0 whitewashing of sorry Panama at the...

EPL: Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo Fails to Lift Watford Against Southampton

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo couldn't hit the ground running with goals as Watford drew 1-1 against Southampton at the Saint Mary's Stadium in Saturday's Premier League match. The Nigerian international scored 15 goals during...

Keshi Fixes January 15th Date to Bury Late Wife

Former Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has revealed that he will lay to rest the body of his late wife, Kate on January 15th. Kate Keshi died on December 10, after battling with cancer for...

AFCON 2017: Siasia Can Deliver for the Super Eagles – Babatunde Michael

Super Eagles winger, Babatunde Michael has disclosed that interim the team coach, Samson Siasia can defeat the Pharaohs of Egypt to qualify for the 2017 African Cup of Nations slated for Gabon. The 2014 World...

Emenike and Moses On the Victory Side for West Ham

Nigeria's duo of Emmanuel Emenike and Victor Moses came on from the bench as West Ham trounced West Brom 3-0 away from home to boost their chances of playing European football next season. The visiting...

International Friendly: Super Eagles Target Second Win Against Luxembourg

After overcoming Mali 1-0 in Friday's international friendly in France, the Super Eagles will be hoping to make it two wins in two matches as the team confront Luxembourg in Tuesday's friendly match at...

Pinnick or Dalung: Who Makes the Rule over the Appointment of a Foreign Coach?

Football which happens to be as strong as religion binds Nigeria together regardless of one's ethnicity or language, but as of late it seems to be gradually losing its weight amongst football lovers at...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...