—Pillars Gun For No.200 In Kano, Sunshine Face Tricky Taraba Trip By Adeboye Amosu: Action willÂ resume in the Nigeria Professional Football League this weekend after the two weeks mid-season break with the top contenders for the title expected to continue the fight to dethrone holders Kano Pillars. Like on the final day of the ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Congo coach Claude LeRoy believes Sunday’s foes in the 2015 African U-23 Championship qualifier, Nigeria, will struggle to cope on the artificial turf of Stade Municipal, Pointe Noire. The Congolese lost 2-1 to Nigeria a forthnight ago in the first leg in Port Harcourt. The Nigerians dominated the game but were undone ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Port Harcourt sides, Dolphins and Sharks, recorded important wins on Saturday in their Glo Premier League match day 20 fixtures, boosting their chances of escaping the drop. In the first match of the day, 10-man Dolphins defeated Nasarawa United 3-1 with Ifeanyi Egwin scoring a hat-trick the first by any player in ... Read More
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By Sab Osuji: Former Shooting Stars of Ibadan and Enyimba of Aba midfielder, Duke Udi, is in talks with Enugu Rangers for a coaching job, completesportsnigeria.com reports exclusively. Udi who had a coaching spell with Giwa FC is in Aba to observe Sunday’s match day 20 clash between Enyimba and Rangers. If negotiations go through, ... Read More
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By Nurudeen Obalola: Nigerian youngster Kelechi Iheanacho scored another goal as Stuttgart thrashed Manchester City 4-2 in a pre-season friendly at the Mercedes Benz Arena, Stuttgart, on Saturday. Osaze Odemwingie was also on target on Saturday for Stoke but they suffered a 2-1 defeat to FC Koln in another pre-season friendly. Iheanacho, who played for ... Read More
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—Solanke, Aina Also Get Squad Numbers By James Agberebi Nigeria internationals, John Mikel Obi and Vcitor Moses, have been handed Chelsea squad numbers ahead of the 2015/2016 season. According to the club’s official website, the numbers were released on Saturday with Mikel maintaining his jersey No.12 while Moses gets No.20. Also handed jersey numbers are ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Golden Eaglets coach, Emmanuel Amuneke, has urged the U-23 Eagles to emulate the feat of the Super Eagles that held Algeria to a 1-1 draw to qualify for the 1994 World Cup. Speaking with completesportsnigeria.com, Amuneke posited that it’s only the kind of determination and focus shown by the Eagles back then, ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Nigeria international, Juwon Oshaniwa, has finally sealed his move to the Scottish Premier League after joining Hearts. Oshaniwa who joined Hearts from relegated Israeli side, Ashdod FC, signed a three-year contract. Speaking with Hearts TV, Oshaniwa gave his reasons why he joined the newly promoted side. “I want to tell you how ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigeria defender William Troost-Ekong has revealed that he is delighted to have joined Norwegian side FK Haugesund on a season loan deal. Troost-Ekong who signed a three-year deal with the Belgium champions KAA Gent moved to Norway in search of regular action to retain his place in the new look Super Eagles ... Read More
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The Nigeria U-23 national team landed in Pointe-Noire, Congo on Friday for Sunday’s African U-23 Championship/Olympic Games qualifier with the hosts. The Nigerian delegation led by the Chairman of NFF Technical and Development Committee, Chief Felix Anyansi-Agwu, landed at the Augustino Nero International Airport, Pointe-Noire at about 12.25pm local time (same time with Nigeria) on ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Nigerian forward, Osaze Odemwingie, has been included in Stoke City’s squad that will take part in the Colonia Cup in Koln, Germany, which starts on Saturday, according to the club’s official website. Odemwingie who missed most part of last season due to injury, is one of 33 players who are making the ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: West Brom forward Victor Anichebe was on target for West Brom in their 4-0 thumping of Bristol Rovers in their final pre-season game at the Memorial Ground on Friday. The Nigerian striker, who replaced Saido Berahino in the 56th minute, scored his sideâ€™s fourth goal after Craig Gardnerâ€˜s 34th minute goal was ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigerian teenage star Kelechi Iheanacho will stay at Manchester City this season, a close source to the player has informed completesportsnigeria.com. The Flying Eagles star recently got his work permit and his eligible to play in the Premier League. The quartet of young players Jack Byrne, Seko Fofana, Angelino, Enes Unal and ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Enyimba have secured the services of forward Christain Pyagbara from Sharks Football Club of Port Harcourt, completesportsnigeria.com can report. The talented hitman is the Aba giants’ fourth signing during the mid-season transfer window. Pyagbara who scored 16 goals for Sharks under Gbenga Ogunbote last season will add more firepower to an attacking ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Kano Pillars forward Gambo Mohammed believes his side can still mount a Glo Premier League title challenge despite their not too impressive showing in the first half of the season. The defending champions are nine points adrift of leaders Sunshine Stars and need a remarkable turnaround in performance and luck to win ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: New Celtic signing, Dedryck Boyata, has thanked Nigerian defender, Efe Ambrose, for helping him settle down in the club. Boyata, who left Manchester City for the reigning Scottish champions this summer, also hailed the duo of Charlie Mulgrew and Virgil van Dijk for making him feel at home. Boyata will fight for ... Read More
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Nigeria U-23s coach Samson Siasia has expressed confidence his boys will come out of Pointe Noire in flying colours after Sundayâ€™s 2015 African U-23 Championship qualifying match. Nigeria take a slim 2-1 advantage from the first leg in Port Harcourt to Congo, but Siasia is unfazed as he announced just before the teamâ€™s departure on ... Read More
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By Nurudeen Obalola: Â New Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh has admitted his job is made more difficult because there are not many players of top quality available to him. The former Super Eagles captain said he initially had his doubts about taking up the offer of managing the 2013 African champions because he was not ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Former Super Falcons star, Maureen Mmadu, has charged the team to go all out for victory against Equatorial Guinea in the second leg of the Olympic qualifier. The Falcons were forced to a 1-1 draw by Equatorial Guinea in the first leg played in Abuja. In a chat with completesportsnigeria.com, Mmadu tasked ... Read More
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Nigerian striker Michael Olaitan has joined Ducth top flight side Twente on loan from Olympiakos. Olaitan signed a one-year loan deal with the Erevedise club on Thursday night. Twente have an option to make the move permanent if Olaitan impresses them while on loan. Oitalan was loaned to Ergotelis last season, where he scored once ... Read More
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