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Watch out for the new Nigerian soccer – Dalung

Solomon Dalung...watch out for new Eagles

*We are going to Russia as contenders By Oluwole Francis Youth and Sports Development Minister, Solomon Dalung, ‎has declared that Nigeria will go to the Russia 2018 World Cup as a strong contender for the diadem at stake and not as a spectator making up the numbers of the participants. …

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Maradona angry that Argentina lost to Nigeria

Diego Amando Maradona...wants Albiceleste back

*Wants to return to coach Albiceleste Argentine soccer legend, Diego Amando Maradona, has stated his desire to return as La Albiceleste coach after Tuesday’s 4-2 defeat to the Super Eagles of Nigeria in an international friendly in Krasnodar, Russia.‎ Despite taking a 2-0 lead in the first half through goals …

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Maigari stages return to lead Nigerian football

Alhaji Aminu Maigari and Amaju Pinnic

*Moves campaign train to south- south *Straight fight against Amaju Pinnick By Oluwole Francis Given the mints from the mills, there are very clear signals that the immediate past Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president, Alhaji Aminu Maigari, may be staging a return to the office. With the chances that some …

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Buhari, Ogunjobi to kick off Gold Cup Tourney

Senator Buhari Abdul-Fatai (BAF)

*Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi also present Distinguish Senator of the Federal Republic, Dr. Buhari Abdul-Fatai (BAF) will on Wednesday do the official kick off of the 5th edition of the Gold Cup Pre-season Tournament in company of former Secretary General of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Chief Taiwo Ogunjobi, at the …

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Iwobi dazzles, shocks Argentina in 2-4 victory

Nigeria’s Kelechi Iheanacho (14) celebrates with team mates after scoring the team’s first goal during an international friendly football match between Argentina and Nigeria in Krasnodar on November 14, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Mladen ANTONOV

*Nigeria gets second win out of eight meetings *Francis Uzoho got his clean debut By Oluwole Francis Arsenal’s lethal striker, Alex Iwobi, scored twice against two-time former World Cup winners Argentina to help the national team, the Super Eagles, recover from two goals down to win 4-2 in Krasnodar on …

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AFN holds Congress in Abuja Thursday

Hon Ibrahim Gusau AFN President...holding Congress in Abuja

*To ratify new Constitution, unveil new logo *As Okon, Ebewele plans illegal Congress too By Olajide Fashikun Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) will be holding her first Congress in the life of the current administration in Abuja where they are expected to come up with a new Constitution and logo …

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Golden star Badminton: Krobapor crush Eneojo

Ola Fagbemi, badminton

*Obiageli Solaja praises new efforts to lift game *Dorcas Adesokan defeats Ruth Ebere to saunter into semis Proceedings at the ongoing 1st Katsina Golden star Badminton Championship is getting to where the boys are now being separated from the men at the Quarter final stage of the championship. Favourite Clement Krobapor …

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