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NFF mourn death of Ex-Super Eagles player, Isaac Promise

Olusola Elijah The Nigeria Football Federation has described reports on the evening of Thursday that former Nigeria U20 and U23 captain Isaac Promise had died as shocking. NFF General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, said the Federation and indeed the entire Nigerian Football was greatly saddened by the report, coming less than 48 hours after two women footballers of Nigeria Women…
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Can Sunday Dare Save Moshood Abiola National Stadium from becoming a Monumental Ruin? By Oladimeji Lasore

At the peak of its glory at that time, the stadium played host to some top football matches, including international friendlies between the Super Eagles and their counterparts from Brazil and Argentina.Oladimeji Lasore When Nigeria celebrated its maiden June 12 Democracy Day at the Abuja Eagle Square, the high point of President Buhari’s speech was the renaming of the Abuja National Stadium…
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U-23 AFCON Qualifier: Sudan defeat Nigeria

Olusola Elijah Sudan on Thursday defeated the defending Champions Nigeria by a lone goal at the U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match played at Al Merriekh Stadium in Omdurman. The only goal of the encounter was scored on the 45 minutes mark after a…
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EPL: Iwobi on target as Everton see off Wolves

Olusola Elijah Nigerian international and new Everton signing, Alex Iwobi was on target in Everton 3-2 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers on Sunday. Brazilian attacker Richarlison opened the scoring in the fifth minute for the home side before Romain Saiss equalised for the visitors. Iwobi put Everton ahead again in the twelfth minute, making it his first premier league goal for his new…
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Samson Siasia hit with FIFA ban, fined $50,000

Olusola Elijah Former Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia, has been banned for life from all football related activities and also fined $50,000 for agreeing to the manipulation of matches. The former international coached the Super Eagles between 2010-2011 and for a…
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Kanu Nwankwo appointed Special Adviser on sports in Imo

Olusola Elijah Imo State governor, Emeka Ihedioha has appointed Nigeria’s football legend, Kanu Nwankwo as his Senior Special Assistant on Sports. Ihedioha, made the announcement on Wednesday at the Government House in Owerri, the state capital when the former…
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Just In: Mikel Obi retires from International Football

Olusola Elijah Former Chelsea Star, John Mikel Obi, has announced his retirement from international football. The Super Eagles captain made this announcement today through his Instagram Handle. Mike Obi said that at the age of 32, it is time for him to bow out of the team and let the young ones take over. He wrote “Egypt is a country where I’ve started and have finished my…
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