Reports emanating from France have claimed that French coach Paul Le Guen will not be coaching the Super Eagles despite his being announced by the Nigerian Football Federation as the country’s new head coach. According to a tweet from Herve Penot, a reporter at L’ Euipe, the NFF are yet to meet terms and conditions ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: The final 22-man NPFL All-Stars list that will travel to Spain for the La Liga tour will be released on Saturday, Completesportsnigeria.com can report. Thirty-seven players invited from different clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League by the League Management Company are vying for places in the team under the tutelage of ... Read More
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By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: President of Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has assured that money to pay the wages of new Super Eagles coach, Paul Le Guen, and other national team coaches will not be a problem, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Speaking with the media in Abuja yesterday, Pinnick stated that the federation has a sponsor that ... Read More
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Chelsea coach Antonio Conte has drawn up an hydration and energy supplement plan for John Obi Mikel and Victor Moses in a bid to get them fully fit before the season league opener against West Ham next month, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Conte who lost his first pre-season game to Rapid Vienna last Saturday also mapped a program for ... Read More
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By Sab Osuji: Alphonsus Dike, Technical Adviser of Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL side, Heartland Football Club of Owerri has stepped down from his post, Completesportsnigeria.com can exclusively report. Dike, who took over from Bethel Orji after match-day nine games, tendered his notice of resignation dated July 18, 2016 to the General Manager of the ... Read More
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Nigeria's D'Tigers defeated Argentina's national basketball team 96-92 in an exhibition game in the USA ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympics in Brazil,Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The game which was played at the Thomas and Mack centre in Las Vegas saw the William Voigts' team get their pound of flesh from the Argies who had beaten Nigeria ... Read More
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By Dare Esan: Sprint hurdler Tobiloba Amusan will spearhead Nigeria’s charge for glory as the 16th IAAF World Junior Championships on Tuesday at the Zawisza Stadium in Bydgoszcz, Poland. Nigeria’s first trip to Bydgoszcz was nine years ago at the inaugural IAAF World Youth Championships in Athletics where quartermiler Helen Opanachi (now married to former ... Read More
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By Dare Esan: Reigning Nigeria double sprints queen Blessing Okagbare may be forced to choose between competing in either the long jump or 200m events at next month’s Olympic Games in Rio De Janieiro due to the scheduling of the athletics events for the fiesta. The Athletic Federation of Nigeria (AFN) had listed the former ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles prospect and Hull City full back, Moses Odubajo, has been ruled out for up to six months, Completesportsnigeria.com can report. Odubajo who was in line for an invitation to the Super Eagles in October ruptured his medial patellofemoral ligament a pre-season friendly against Grimsby Town, according to Hull's official website. ... Read More
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By Tayo Fagbule When I began to write this blog, I saw football as an easy topic to explore the socio-economic and political environment of Nigeria. Take football under Sani Abacha, Nigeria’s “last dictator”, a man whose rule cast darkness over the country, a blackness as tenebrous as the shades he wore all day long. ... Read More
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The Technical and Development Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation on Monday named Frenchman Paul Le Guen, 52, as the new Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, the body announced on Monday. He will be assisted by Nigerian Salisu Yusuf, who takes the role of Chief Coach. The appointments are subject to agreement of contract terms with the ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Former Nigeria, Stoke City and West Brom forward Osaze Odemwingie is on trial with Hull City as he bids to resurrect his Premier League career at the age of 35 Completesportsnigeria.com can report. Hull were promoted from the Championship to the Premier League last season. Odemwingie who turned 35 last week is expected ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Leicester's record buy Ahmed Musa is keen to become a Premier League hit just like his fellow Nigerian Nwankwo Kanu, who starred for Arsenal, West Brom and Portsmouth, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Musa who cost the Foxes £16 million says he hopes to emulate his hero who won two Premier League titles, three FA ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Kelechi Iheanacho says he and his Manchester City teammates are adapting to life under new boss Pep Guardiola. The Spaniard succeeded Manuel Pellegrini who guided the Citizens to a fourth place finish in the table last season as manager of the side. And having worked closely under the tutelage of the former ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Wikki Tourists head coach, Abdu Maikaba, remains upbeat on the chances of his side winning a first Nigeria Professional Football League title despite surrendering top position to Enugu Rangers at the weekend, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Maikaba's men were held to a 1-1 draw by northern rivals Niger Tornadoes in Lokoja, extending their winless streak ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Egyptian side Ismaily have officially confirmed the signing of former Nigerian international John Utaka on a two-year deal, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The pacy winger rejoined Ismaily 15 years after first starring for the club. Utaka joined the club on a free after completing his two -year contract with Turkish side, Sivasspor. He also ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles winger Victor Moses hopes he can be given a chance to resurrect his career at Chelsea under Antonio Conte this coming season. Moses, who joined from Wigan for £9m in 2012, has made just 12 Premier League starts for the Blues since his arrival and has spent the last three ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigerian forward Obafemi Martins is saddened by the horrific leg injury his teammate Demba Ba suffered in the Chinese Super League derby clash between Shanghai Shenhua and Shanghai SIPG. The former Chelsea and Desiktas star went down after a seemingly innocuous tangle of legs with SIPG captain Sun Xiang in the 64th ... Read More
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