By Adeboye Amosu: Glo Premier League Champions, Kano Pillars, are not in a hurry to overhaul their coaching staff despite the team's unimpressive showing this season. The Pyramid City side face a tough battle in their bid to successfully defend the title after a damaging defeat against Rangers on Wednesday. It was the third successive ... Read More
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Nigeria U-20s captain to the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand in June, Musa Mohammed, has finally landed a deal in Europe. The Flying Eagles media officer, Samm Audu, revealed on Thursday via Twitter that Mohammed signed a three-year deal with Turkish top flight club Istanbul Basaksehir. Mohammed's new club finshed an impressive fourth ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Kwara United vice captain, Dare Ojo is still in shock following Wednesday's disappointing 3-2 home loss to Enyimba. The defeat makes it the second time the Harmony Boys will lose to an oriental side at the Ilorin Township Stadium this season following a 3-1 defeat to Heartland Football Club of Owerri on ... Read More
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The list of Nigeria music and comedy stars who have been appointed as ambassadors for Bookmaking company, Sure247, has swelled with the official confirmation of Olamide Adedeji popularly called 'Badoo' by his fans as the newest brand ambassador. An elated Olamide took to Instagram to post a picture that confirms his new deal. Olamide now ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Injured Enyimba goalkeeper Moses Ocheje is back in training after spending several weeks on the sideline due to injury Completesportsnigeria.com can report. The erstwhile Sunshine Stars of Akure shot stopper who linked up with the Peoples Elephant during the off-season, on Thursday morning joined some of his collegues who did not make ... Read More
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Nigerian forward Sammy Ameobi is believed to want to stay put at Newcastle and will on Thursday meet manager Steve McClaren to decide his future. Football.co.uk reports that the 23-year-old winger has been offered new contract by Newcastle and is reportedly wanted by Cardiff City, Wolves, West Brom and Real Sociedad. He already held talks ... Read More
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By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Super Eagles coach Philippe Troussier has had his contract with Chinese Super League side Hangzhou Greentown terminated due to poor results. The club's website late Wednesday night confirmed the exit of the 'White Witch Doctor' who qualified Nigeria for the 1998 World Cup in France, but denied the chance to lead ... Read More
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By Izuchukwu Okosi: Nigeria's opponents in the 2017 AFCON qualifiers, Tanzaniaon will confront the Cranes of Uganda on SaturdY, July 4, in the return leg of their CAF Orange 2016 African Nations Championship qualifying match, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The Taifa Stars lost the first leg 3-0 at home in Zanzibar two weeks ago. Though an equally ... Read More
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By Sab Osuji: Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL, leading scorer, Bright Ejike, has posited his ultimate ambition is to contribute his quota to ensure the Naze Millionaires to league glory this term. Ejike has scored eight goals so far in the campaign and reckons more are yet to come. "My dream is to continue to ... Read More
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By Sab Osuji: Captain of Ifeanyiubah, Chibuzor Okonkwo has informed Completesportsnigeria.com that loss of concentration cost them the match against Heartland of Owerri on Wednesday at Liberation Stadium, Port Harcourt. The game was heading for a barren draw before Saidou Badarou headed in the winner for the Naze Millionaires with just four minutes left for ... Read More
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Former General Secretary of defunct Nigeria Football Association, NFA Fanny Amun has denied being part of the management of Ifeanyiubah FC despite reports he is aconsultant of the club, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Amun told Completesportsnigeria.com Wednesday he was still a civil servant and as a result cannot take up any other appointment. The Japan 1993 Golden ... Read More
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Torino have won the race for Joel Obi, according to reports in Italy. Obi was strongly linked with the Serie A club for several days and cuoretoro.it reported in the early hours of Wednesday that the Nigerian midfielder’s move had been sealed. The Super Eagles star cost â‚¬2.4 million from Inter Milan, where he spent ... Read More
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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 be aiming for her third sub-11 seconds ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Werder Bremen summer signing Anthony Ujah has described his first training session with the Green-Whites at the Weser-Stadion as 'very exciting'. The Nigerian international, who joined Werder Bremen this summer from FC Cologne, told the club's official website shortly after their obligatory lactate test on Wednesday afternoon that he was happy ... Read More
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Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has formally apologised to the Nigeria Football Federation following the straight red card he got against Chad in last month's 2017 AFCON qualifier in Kaduna. According to the NFF website, in a letter dated 30th June, 2015 and addressed to the NFF General Secretary, the 2013 AFCON winner wrote: “Sequel ... Read More
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–Enyimba Extend Streak; 3SC Stop Sharks; Rangers Edge Pillars By Adeboye Amosu: Sunshine Stars and Enyimba secured impressive wins in match day 15 of the Glo Premier League on Wednesday to displace Wikki Tourists at the top of the table. Sunshine Stars moved to first position on the log, edging Enyimba on goal difference, courtesy ... Read More
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Financial services company MasterCard on Wednesday, July 1 2015, announced that it has extended its long-standing UEFA Champions League sponsorship for the next three seasons through to 2018. According to a release made available to Completesportsnigeria.com, the renewal includes sponsorship of the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Women’s Champions League final and the UEFA Youth League ... Read More
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Super Eagles star Kenneth Omeruo paid a visit to the Golden Eaglets during a training session in Abuja on Wednesday. The Nigeria Football Federation Twitter handle retweeted a picture of the Chelsea defender with the youngsters to confirm his visit. The Eaglets are preparing for the defence of their FIFA U-17 World Cup title, which ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Sunshine Stars say they are biding their time before taking a firm decision on Rotimi Odunlami's reported transfer to Raja Casablanca of Morocco. The central defender reportedly underwent medical tests ahead of a possible transfer to the Moroccan outfit on Tuesday. The Nigerian side have claimed they are not aware of the ... Read More
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Newcastle's Nigerian winger Sammy Ameobi is set to extend his contract with the Magpies and then join Championship side, Wolverhampton Wanderers, on loan. According to espnfc.co.uk, Ameobi's current deal expires at the end of this month and he would be free to join another club, but the 23-year-old is expected to sign a new deal ... Read More
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