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AFCON Qualifiers: Idowu Out, Enyimba’s Anaemena in

Super Eagles defender Bryan Idowu is out of the 2021 AFCON qualifiers due to passport issues, SportingLife.ng gathers. Idowu, who stars for Lokomotiv Moscow in Russia, will be out of Eagles’ game against Benin Republic at Uyo on Wednesday and Lesotho away at the Setsoto stadium, Maseru on Sunday Home based Ifeanyi Anaemena of Enyimba […]

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Tears flow freely as 25-year-old wrestling star dies after traffic accident

World wrestling family is in mourning after news emerged independent star Matt Travis has passed away. According to UK Sun report, the 25-year-old died on Saturday, November 19, after a traffic accident. Wrestler Matt Travis dies unexpectedly as WWE and AEW stars pay tribute https://t.co/6GCRiq8fmz — Irish Sun Sport (@IrishSunSport) November 10, 2019 The New […]

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I can beat pro boxers – KSI

KSI says he can go on to beat professional boxers after delivering a sensational knockout of rival Logan Paul. The British social media superstar has vowed to show his “hidden power” against Logan Paul and is adamant he has the ability to then make an impact in the professional ranks. “I’m obsessed with boxing, I […]

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Nigeria blackout  as CAF named referees for U-23 AFCON

football referees upgraded in Enugu

For the second time, the CAF Referees Committee has appointed female match officials for a men’s tournament – the upcoming Total U-23 Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019. The appointments build on CAF’s commitment to include more female match officials in its competitions, which began with the appointment of three female match officials for the […]

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Carabao Cup: Liverpool eliminate Arsenal after 10-goal thriller

Liverpool booked their place in the quarter-finals of the Carabao Cup courtesy of a penalty shootout victory over Arsenal following a remarkable 5-5 draw inside the 90 minutes at Anfield. Jurgen Klopp’s side had not lost on home soil for 27 games and 13 months ahead of the match, but that record looked in serious […]

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Brugge’s Okereke hails mates after impressive draw

Club Brugge of Belgium Striker, David Okereke has hailed the  resilience of his teammates  after they came back from a goal down to secure a draw against Standard Liege and consequently restored their three points advantage at the top of the Jupiler League. Club Brugge were roundly beaten by visiting Paris Saint Germain (PSG) on Match Day […]

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Buhari lauds Eaglets outstanding show against Hungary

President Muhammadu Buhari Sunday congratulated Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets for their impressive opening game against Hungary in the FIFA U17 World Cup in Brazil. According to a statement issued by Presidential aide, Garba Shehu, the president remarked that the Golden Eaglets have shown their preparedness to win the competition for a record-extending sixth time. The president […]

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Inter initiates moves with Barca for midfield duo

Deportivo and Sport (via Calciomercato.com), the Nerazzurri have moved for Arturo Vidal and Ivan Rakitic, initiating contacts with Barcelona. As per Sport, the Nerazzurri have started talks for Rakitic. The Croatian isn’t happy with the situation at Barcelona, where he’s getting little playing time. Last week, there was a meeting between Inter and the Catalan […]

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NIGERIA FOOTBALLER OF THE YEAR: Ighalo, Chukwueze, Oshoala battle for NSA Award

Ex- Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo and young sensation Samuel Chukwueze will battle Super Falcons captain Asisat Oshoala for this year’s Nigerian Sports Award Footballer of Year honour. The organisers of the Nigerian Sports Awards made the announcement on Thursday in Lagos during the unveiling for the top three nominees for the 15 categories of […]

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Samuel Umtiti could join Bayern Munich in January

Samuel Umtiti could join Bayern Munich in January

Bayern Munich have reportedly resolved to sign Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti for £51m over the January transfer window. The Frenchman, who moved to the Camp Nou in 2016, is viewed as surplus to requirements under manager Ernesto Valverde, making just one start in La Liga so far this season amid a series of injury problems. […]

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