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Exclusive Interview: ‘Football Drives Me Crazy’ – Sokari

Newly recruited CS Sfaxien of Tunisia and Super Eagles attacking midfielder, Kingsley Sokari shares his experience at the 2015 FIFA World Cup in Canada and how he cooked beans as punishment for playing football. Playing...

Oshoala Set to Join Arsenal Ladies

Super Falcons striker, Asisat Oshoala, has been given the green light, after being granted a UK work permit, to join Arsenal FC Ladies. Oshoala was due to join the London team from the Liverpool Ladies...

Watford’s Odion Ighalo Crashes Out of the FA Cup

Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo will not have the privilege of winning a laurel this season as Watford lost 2-1 to Crystal Palace in Sunday's FA Cup semifinal at Wembley Stadium. Palace proved that they...

IOC to Distribute 450,000 Condoms at Rio Olympics

The international Olympic Committee (IOC) has revealed that about 450,000 condoms will be distributed during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in Brazil. The number is higher than previous Olympic Games in part because 100,000 female...

The Super Eagles Know 2018 World Cup Foes Today

Three-time African champions, Nigeria's Super Eagles were praying for a favorable qualifying draw today ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup slated for Russia. The draw which took place in Cairo, Egypt have the team...

2017 AFCON Qualifier: Nigeria’s Super Eagles Coach, Genort Rohr Lists Ighalo, Mikel, and Moses...

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Genort Rohr named a 23-man squad that was led by John Obi Mikel, Ahmed Musa, Odion Ighalo, and Victor Moses for the 2017 African Cup of Nations clash with the...
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Female Footballer Oshoala will Not Be Joining Arsenal Ladies Squad

Super Falcons striker and current African player of the Year; Asisat Oshoala has revealed that she still remains a Liverpool player despite reports that she had opted to join Arsenal ladies on loan. The 21-year-old...

Emenike May Leave West Ham if…

Retired Super Eagles striker, Emmanuel Emenike, may have to wait till the end of the season before knowing whether his loan spell with West Ham will be made permanent, according to the team's coach Slaven...

Exclusive: NFF Divided Over the Appointment of a Foreign Coach

A reliable source from the glass house has revealed to Nigerianreporter.com that the Nigeria Football Federation are divided over the appointment of a sound foreign coach that would manage the affairs of the Super...

Denmark’s U-23 team Annihilates Nigeria’s U-23 6-2

Denmark's U-23 team taught Nigerian coach Samson Siasia a lesson, as the team defeated Nigeria's U-23 side 6-2 in Saturday's early morning match in the Suwon four nation tournament at the Goyang Sports Complex. The Danish...

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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...