By James Agberebi: Former international Friday Ekpo has charged Enyimba, Nassarawa Unitef and Warri Wolves to give their all in their CAF continental assignments this weekend. Enyimba are looking to finish off Vital'O of Burundi in the reverse fixture of their CAF Champions League clash after winning the first leg 5-1 in Aba. Nassarawa ... Read More
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Barcelona were handed a tough draw as they will take on fellow La Liga side, Atletico Madrid, in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League. The reigning UEFA Champions League holders, will host the first leg before visiting the Ramon Calderon's side for the reverse fixture. It would be recalled that Atletico Madrid eliminated Barcelona ... Read More
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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is optimistic that his side can still win this season's English Premier League title despite being 11 points adrift of leaders Leicester City. The Gunners will take on Everton in this weekend's early kick-off at Goodison Park. In his press conference on Friday, Wenger said Arsenal can take positives from ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Newly appointed Rivers Hoopers captain, Ngowari Bobmanuel has pledged his commitment towards leading the team to success this season after he was appointed the new skipper of the team. Bobmanuel succeeded Ikashi Ochoma, the long-serving captain who retired from active basketball this week. The center forward whose first task will be to lead out the ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Shooting Stars are sweating over the fitness of the quartet of Cletus Itodo, Waheed Omololu, Yinka Adedeji and Izu Joseph ahead of Saturday's match day-seven fixture against Rivers United, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The four players who are key members of the side are battling injuries and will be assessed before the game ... Read More
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By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Super Eagles left-back, Taye Taiwo has sounded a note of caution to the Eagles stars who are billed to play against the Pharaohs of Egypt in the 2017 Africa Nations Cup qualifiers in Kaduna and Alexandria, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. As the double header of the 2017 AFCON qualifiers approach, Super ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria champions, Enyimba will hope to do the double over Burundian side, Vital'0 when both teams clash in the second leg of their CAF Champions League first leg tie in Bujumbura this weekend, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The Peoples Elephants won the first leg 5-1 last weekend at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium, Port ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Former Nigerian midfielder Christian Obodo is set for a hearing at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Lausanne, Switzerland in a case with his former club, Dinamo Minsk, Completesportsnigeria.com can report. The hearing of the case is slated for the 30th of March Completesportsnigeria.com also gathered. The Concordia Chiajna of Romania star dragged his former team ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Anderlecht forward, Imoh, Ezekiel has warned the Super Eagles to be wary of his club mate and Egypt Star, Hassan Trezeguet, when they host the Pharaohs in next weekend's 2017 AFCON clash in Kaduna. Trezeguet is one of the five overseas-based players who coach Hector Cuper called up for the crucial game. ... Read More
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Arsenal's Nigerian teen star, Alex Iwobi is seen as the next top-rated star at the Emirates after impressing Gunners boss, Arsene Wenger, in his first UEFA Champions League game against Barcelona at Camp Nou, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Iwobi has made 13 appearances so far this season and Wenger who is currently having a torrid time as gaffer of the Gunners admits he loves the way the Super Eagles star has settled into the first team squad with his apt understanding of the game.
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President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick, has revealed that Egypt Air will fly the Super Eagles to Cairo for the second leg of the AFCON 2017 qualifier in Alexandria against the Pharaohs on March 26.
Pinnick, in a chat with newsmen on Thursday, explained that the present economic situation had made it difficult for the team to travel to Egypt by chartered flight which has been their normal trend.
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By Izuchukwu Okosi: Shakhtar Donetsk advanced to the quarter-finals of the Europa League on Thursday after their 1-0 win against Anderlecht at the Stade Constant in Brussels. Super Eagles forward, Imoh Ezekiel was impressive in Anderlecht's efforts to claw back into the game as the Ukranians lead 3-1 on aggregate after the first leg last ... Read More
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Liverpool have qualified for the quarter-finals of the UEFA Europa League after they held eternal rivals Manchester United 1-1 in the second leg round of 16 clash at Old Trafford. Liverpool advance 3-1 on aggregate, after winning the first leg 2-0. Anthony Martial put Manchester United a goal up in the 32nd minute from the ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigeria's U-20 Women’s team, Falconets, have been drawn in Group B along with Japan, Canada and Spain for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup scheduled to hold in Papua New Guinea, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The tournament which is in its eight edition will take place in Papua New Guinea between 13 November and ... Read More
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World football governing body, FIFA, has commiserated with the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, on the death of former Nigeria international, John Ene Okon. Okon, who featured for the Flying Eagles at the 1987 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Chile, died on Tuesday in Calabar during a short illness. Until his death, Okon was ... Read More
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Following their impressive form for their Premier League side Leicester City the duo of Danny Drinkwater and N'Golo Nkante have been called up to their countries' national teams ahead of crunch friendlies later this month.
England manager Roy Hodgson on Thursday named Drinkwater in his Three Lions side to face Germany and Holland while French national team manager Didier Deschamps handed his fellow midfielder N'Golo a chance in the Blues' upcoming friendlies friendlies against Holland and Russia,
Arsenal youth prodigy, Alex Iwobi, who is in Nigeria's squad to play against Egypt in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers on the 25th and 29th of this month in Kaduna and Alexandria, has spoken of his pleasant surprise at getting first team opportunities at the London club.
Iwobi was in the Gunners' starting line-up that lost to Barcelona 3-1 in their Round of 16 second leg clash against champions Barcelona at the Nou Camp on Wednesday night, and showed a gutsy performance that was one of the
Former Nigeria's 4x400 metres sprint queen, Damola Osayomi, has expressed belief in Team Nigeria's hopes of a memorable 2016 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Pentagon, Oregun, USA.
The 16th edition of the Championships begins today (Thursday) and the five-time All Africa Games gold medallist (two gold medals in the 200m and 4x100m at the 2011 All Africa Games) spoke exclusively to Completesportsnigeria.com on her expectations from Nigeria's athletes at the Championships.
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By Johnny Edward: The Nigeria Football Federation has approved Confluence Beach Soccer Club of Kogi State to represent the country at this year's Keta Beach Soccer Cup in Ghana. The four-day international beach soccer tournament event will feature six selected club sides from five countries along with hosts, Ghana. The event is scheduled to ... Read More
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Exclusive By Johnny Edward: The Nigerian Football Federation has vowed to pay up all outstanding salaries owed erstwhile Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh and his assistants, Completesportsnigeria.com has reliably gathered. The NFF, Completesportsnigeria.com, gathered is focused on ensuring that the Super Eagles emerge victorious in next Friday's all important game against the Pharaohs of Egypt billed for