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Manchester United ‘eye Coutinho, Mata swap deal

Manchester United may reportedly be given the chance to sign Philippe Coutinho from Barcelona as part of a deal that would see Juan Mata head the opposite way. Coutinho has been linked with a shock return to the Premier League this month, just a year on from swapping Liverpool for Barca in a £142m transfer, […]

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Parts of Emiliano Sala plane ‘found in France’

Parts of the missing plane carrying Emiliano Sala have reportedly washed up on a beach in France. Sala and pilot David Ibbotson have not been seen since leaving Nantes for Cardiff last Monday evening, with their light aircraft going off the radar at around 8.30pm. Extensive searches of the area found no trace of either […]

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Musa touched by show of love following Mum’s death

Super Eagles vice-captain, Ahmed Musa has expressed his thanks for the support and show of love he got from the public following the death of his mother last week. Musa’s mother who was ill finally gave up the ghost last week Thursday at a private hospital in Abuja. “On behalf of my entire family, I […]

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Neymar to Miss Champions League clash against United

  Manchester United have been handed a huge boost with the news that Neymar will miss both of their Champions League clashes with Paris Saint-Germain. The forward picked up a foot injury in the French Cup match with Strasbourg on January 23 and had scans and further assessment at PSG’s Ooredoo Training Center. A team […]

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Int’l Para Powerlifting Championships: Rasaq, Nnamdi, Ezuruike shine

2018 National Champion, Mufutau Rasaq beats World Record holder, Paul Kehinde to emerge champion of the men’s up to 65kg in Day 2 of the ongoing Lagos 2019 World Para Powerlifting Invitational Competition holding at the Lagos Oriental Hotels, Lekki – Epe Expy, Victoria Island, Lagos. Sportinglife.ng reports that Rasaq lifted 165, 175, 185 in […]

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Al-Nassr players send condolence message to Ahmed Musa

PLAYERS of Saudi Arabian outfit, Al-Nassr Football Club have sent a condolence message to Super Eagles vice captain, Ahmed Musa over the death of his mother. The Nigeria international was thrown into mourning after his mother, madam Sarah Moses gave up the ghost at a hospital in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, after a brief […]

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Kano Pillars need experienced players, Says Ibrahim Musa 

Kano Pillars Technical Adviser Ibrahim Musa has appealed to the club management to reinforce the team with quality players in order to achieve the set goals for the season. Musa led Sai Masu Gida to a goalless draw against Plateau United in the match day 5 of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) in Lafia […]

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Milan keen to sign Osimhen for N6.2b

AC Milan reportedly keen on signing Charleroi starlet Victor Osimhen and could snap the Nigerian up for €15m (about N6.2b), according to highly respected Italian website Tuttomercatoweb. The website reported on Tuesday  that the Italian giant have turned their attentions to the Super Eagles forward after being priced out of moves for Gerard Deulofeu and […]

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Oluwaseun Wahab’s US debut fight postponed

Oluwaseun ‘The Machine’ Wahab’s much anticipated US debut clash against undefeated Abraham Nova has been postponed because the Nigerian will not be issued a visa in time. A very upset Wahab told NationSport that he would be missing his Super Featherweight fight with Puerto Rico-born Nova at Main Street Armory, Rochester on February 1 because […]

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Cardiff players scared to fly after Sala disappearance – Bamba

Some of the Cardiff City players are scared to fly after January signing Emiliano Sala’s flight disappeared over the English Channel last week, defender Sol Bamba has said. Cardiff played their first game since Sala’s disappearance on Tuesday, a 2-1 Premier League defeat at Arsenal, where tributes were paid to the missing Argentine forward and […]

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