Category : Sports

Continental Encounter: Gov. Ugwuanyi, others to cheer Rangers

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  Govovernor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi and other Rangers’ patrons will be at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium, Enugu to watch the continental encounter between Rangers International FC and Defence Force S.C. of … Read more

Manchester United insist annual revenue record in sight despite quarterly drop

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  Manchester United announced reduced quarterly revenues on Thursday but the English football giants insisted they remain on course to declare record annual income. United revenue of £135 million ($172 … Read more

Mauritania close to first Cup of Nations appearance

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  Mauritania, a largely desert state that have never qualified for the Africa Cup of Nations, are among 15 countries who could secure places at the 2019 tournament this weekend. … Read more

Mikel not a must in Eagles – Ikpeba

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  Gernot Rohr’s decision on player selection has been apt, including leaving out captain John Obi Mikel again, according to ex-Nigeria international Victor Ikpeba. Nigeria’s midfielder John Obi Mikel On … Read more

Ronaldo denies rape accusation

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Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday categorically denied accusations by a former model who says the Portuguese superstar raped her in a Las Vegas hotel penthouse suite in 2009. “I firmly deny … Read more

$1,000 Bribe: Eagles’ Coach banned one yr plus $5,000 fine

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  Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has placed a one–year ban from all football-related activities on Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf. The embattled coach has also been ordered to pay … Read more

WAFU U-17 qualifiers: Garba assures of Golden Eaglets’ victory over Cote d’ Voire

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  Manu Garba Manu Garba, coach of the Golden Eaglets on Tuesday assured that his team would beat Cote d’ Voire in the WAFU Zone B qualifiers on Thursday, Sept … Read more

CAA 2018: Water tank crushes car in Asaba stadium

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  There was pandemonium on Thursday at the ongoing 21st African Senior Athletics Championships, tagged “Asaba 2018” following the collapse of a 30,000 metric ton water tank at the Stephen … Read more

Tanzania pulls out of African athletics champs in Nigeria

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Tanzania have pulled out the African Athletics Championships in Nigeria due to what it called poor organisation and security concerns in the west African nation. Flags of countries participating are … Read more

Neymar admits to “exaggerated’’ reactions at World Cup

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  Ridiculed for faking and diving during a disappointing 2018 World Cup campaign in Russia, Brazilian forward Neymar has admitted to “exaggerated” reactions saying he is still learning to deal … Read more