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Gunmen Kill Osaze Odewengie’s Hotel Manager in Benin

Gunmen have killed the manager of a hotel belonging to ex-Nigeria international footballer, Osaze Odewingie, located at Erediauwa Street, off Upper Sokponba Road, Ikpoba-Okha Local Government Area, Edo.   Osato Okunkpolo, who was married to a journalist, Anita Okunkpolo working with a local tabloid in Bénin was killed on Sunday by a stray bullet who […]

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I’ll knock Joshua in eighth round–Miller

After putting pen to paper for a world title fight against Anthony Joshua, American Jarrell Miller believes the Nigeria-born British pugilist would kiss the canvass when they clash in June. Boasting ahead of the encounter Miller told Boxingtalk.com: “We’d been talking about it for a while, but I’m a big believer in pen and paper. […]

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I’m not worried about sack–Sarri

Maurizio Sarri insists he isn’t worried about being sacked as Chelsea manager despite his troubled side’s lacklustre FA Cup surrender against Manchester United. Sarri faces a fight to save his job after FA Cup holders Chelsea crashed to a 2-0 fifth round defeat at Stamford Bridge on Monday. Ander Herrera headed United into the lead […]

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0-2: Pogba Inspires Man Utd Win at Stamford Bridge

Manchester United through to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup following 2-0 victory against Chelsea  Ander Herrera put Manchester United in front in 31st minute after excellent delivery from Paul Pogba  Pogba made it 2-0 to United just before the break with superb header following Marcus Rashford’s cross  Preview Chelsea and Manchester Untied collide in […]

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Almost a full house in the U23 camp

All the players invited to the U23 camp preparatory for the Olympic Games qualifier with Libya have all arrived the Abuja camp of the team besides, Solomon Nsude of FC IfeanyiUbah. Imama Amapakabo who is the head coach of the U-23 team last week extended invitation to 33 players based in the Nigerian league and […]

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Man Utd gets tough opponent in FA Cup Quater-final

United have been drawn away at Wolves in the FA Cup quarter-final. The live draw was made after Chelsea versus Manchester United  at Stamford Bridge ended. See the full draw below Swansea vs Man City Watford vs Crystal Palace Wolves vs Man Utd Millwall vs Brighton The ties will be played between 15-17 March.

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Aigbogun apologizes to Nigerians for U-20 performance in Niger

  The Flying Eagles head coach Paul Aigbogun has apologized to Nigerians for the below average performance of his wards in the CAF U-20 Africa Cup of Nations which ended on Sunday in Niamey, Niger Republic. Aigbogun speaking to Sportinglife.ng on telephone said he was deeply touched for the Nigerian lads not going beyond the […]

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Saudi prince denies £3.8 billion Man United takeover

Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman’s media minister has denied reports linking him with a £3.8bn takeover of Manchester United. Rumours of his interest resurfaced over the weekend, although reports suggest the Glazers are not looking to sell. United’s American owners bought the club for £790m in May 2005. “Reports claiming that HRH the […]

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EA Sports drops Cristiano Ronaldo as FIFA 19 cover star

  Cristiano Ronaldo has been dropped as the face of EA Sports’ FIFA 19 game. The company revealed a new front cover on their Twitter page earlier this month which does not feature the Juventus striker. Instead, Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar and Ronaldo’s team-mate Paulo Dybala share the spotlight. […]

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Champions League: Ronaldo Back in Madrid for Atletico Clash

Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Spain ready to bury the demons of his nightmare Champions League debut for Juventus on Wednesday against one of his favourite victims Atletico Madrid. The former Real Madrid player was sent off after 28 minutes in his first European game for Juventus in Spain last September against Valencia but the Italians […]

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