By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles defender Elderson Echiejile is desperate to for his side to defeat Shakhtar Donetsk in Sunday’s decisive clash in the Lublin friendlytournament. Echiejile who played the first half of Monaco’s 1-0 defeat to Hannover 96 on Saturday admits that only a good result against the Ukrainians will save the French club’s ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigerian striker Emmanuel Emenike has sensationally told Fenerbache coach Vitor Pereira that he is a Muslim. Emenike failed to join the squad up for breakfast on Saturday, prompting the Portuguese to probe his absence on why he didn’t join up with the squad in the morning: “I’m fasting,” Emenike reportedly told the ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Former nigeria international, Joseph Dosu, has said that the sacking of Coach Stephen Keshi will have a negative impact on the Super Eagles. Dosu posited that bringing in another coach would mean starting all over again. “I think Keshi’s removal will have a negative effect on the team because the new coach ... Read More
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The termination of Stephen Keshiâ€™s contract as Super Eagles coach came like a thief in the night on Saturday and caught many by surprise. But completesportsnigeria.comâ€™s NURUDEEN OBALOLA gives six reasons here why the sacking had been coming for some time… 1 The removal of Keshiâ€™s presidency godfather One of the biggest inside stories during ... Read More
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—Idah blames Nigerian Media By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Super Eagles coach Adegboye Onigbinde has backed the decision of the Nigeria Football Federation to appoint Shuaibu Amodu as the interim coach of the Nigerian national team. The Nigeria Football Federation late Saturday night confirmed the termination of Keshi after a public row over his probable application ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Former Super Eagles coach, Christain Chukwu, has backed the Nigeria Football Federation over their decision to relieve Stephen Keshi of his duties as handler of the senior nationa team. The football house made the decision Saturday night after a meeting of the executive committee. The federation said the former Mali and Togo ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Players of Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan are yet to receive their monthly pay since February this year, Completesportsnigeria.com can report. Completesportsnigeria.com scooped from a reliable source within the club who pleaded anonymity, that the players are however unperturbed by the situation as the management have been working round the clock ... Read More
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Chelsea confirmed on Friday that they have signed Radamel Falcao on a one-year loan deal from Monaco. The Premier League champions announced the deal on their official website, writing: “Chelsea Football Club is delighted to announce we have agreed terms with Monaco for the season-long loan of Radamel Falcao. “The Colombian international will link up ... Read More
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Nigerian-born teenager Bobby Adekanye has announced his arrival as Liverpool’s latest summer signing. The 16-year-old former Barcelona youth team player posted a picture of himself with a Liverpool background on Instagram on Thursday and wrote: “I’m very happy to sign for Liverpool.” Adekanye, who is a left-sided forward, will play for the Liverpool Academy. He ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigeria midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has showered encomiums on Pablo Ledesma who called it quits with SS Lazio after nine years to join his childhood team Club Atlético Colón in the Argentine Primera División. Onazi who is expected to join the Biancocelesti next week for pre-season took to Instagram to thank the ... Read More
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—Ill Enyimba Star Set To Resume Training By Adeboye Amosu: Mfon Udoh has told completesportsnigeria.com that he will resume training with Enyimba on Monday. The forward who has been out of action in recent weeks due to illness was expected to link up with his colleagues in training earlier this week, but he has now ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Nigeria international, Sone Aluko, will head to Portugal with Hull City on Monday 6th July, for pre-season. According to hulldailymail.co.uk, Aluko who was in Canada to cheer elder sister, Eniola, at the Women's World Cup, is expected to join up with his teammates as they begin preparations for a new Championship season ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Semi-finalists have emerged at the on-going 1st Kenneth Minimah National Open Boxing Championship which is taking place inside the Indoor Sports Hall, National Stadium, Lagos. In some of the quarter-final bouts decided on Thursday, 2014 Commonwealth Games boxer, Waheed Shogbamu defeated Salawu Kabiru from Rivers State via technical knockout, Aliu Ibrahim from ... Read More
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By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: The Rio Olympic Games qualifier between Nigeria's Super Falcons and their counterparts from Equatorial Guinea earlier scheduled for Port Harcourt will now hold in Abuja, Complete Sports can report. Official source at the NFF secretariat revealed to Complete Sports that the federation had to resort to the original arrangement for the ... Read More
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By Richard Jideaka, Abuja: Former Super Eagles player, Femi Ajilore has revealed his plan to stage a comeback to the senior national team after a few years absence. Ajilore told Complete Sports in Abuja that as a first step towards returning to the Super Eagles, he intends to take his game to a bigger league ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles left back Elderson Echiejile is confident of challenging for a regular place in Monaco in the forthcoming season despite playing second fiddle to French star Lavyin Kurzawa last term. The 27 year old who played 21 games in all competitions for Monaco last term is eager to get more playing ... Read More
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–Nigerian sprinter eyes 13th sub 11 seconds run By Dare Esan: Double Commonwealth sprints queen, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor will be hoping to extract her pound of flesh from double world sprints champion,Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce when both meet at the IAAF Diamond League meeting (Meeting Areva) in Paris on Saturday. The reigning Nigeria 100m champion will also ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: The League Management Company has announced new dates for week 17 and 18 fixtures. The changes according to the Chief Operating Officer of the league body Salihu Abubakar was necessitated by the new Federation Cup Round of 32 fixtures recently released by the Nigeria Football Federation. In the new fixtures, match day ... Read More
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Super Eagles and Fenebache striker, Emmanuel Emenike, has congratulated Joel Obi following the midfielder's move from Inter Milan to Torino in the early hours of Thursday. Obi, who made his Super Eagles debut under Samson Siasia in 2011, signed a four-year deal worth €2.4m with Torino. The Turin-based club beat off competition from Carpi and ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Osaze Odemwingie has promised to repay Stoke City's faith in him after he signed a contract extension on Thursday. "I'm very happy that the Club have shown me tremendous support after some very tough times," the Nigeria forward told stokecityfc.com. "I'm happy that Stoke trust my ability in helping to improve and ... Read More
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