By James Agberebi: Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, was in action for Watford for 90 minutes on Sunday but fired blanks as they lost 1-0 at home to Crystal Palace. The game was Ighalo’s seventh of the season, and he has scored four goals so far. A 71st minute penalty by former PSG midfielder, Yohan ... Read More
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Nigeria’s Falconets defeated Democratic Republic of Congo 2-1 away in the first leg, second round qualifier for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup. Chinaza Uchendu opened the scoring for the Falconets in the sixth minute before Chinwendu Ihezuo doubled the lead six minutes later. The Congolese reduced the deficit after they scored in the ... Read More
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Nigeria’s D’Tigress didnâ€™t eased to victory over Guinea on Sunday, blowing out their fellow West Africans 100-47 in Sunday’s only game of AfroBasket Women 2015 Group B in Yaounde, Cameroon. Joyce Ekworomadu inspired five other Nigerians, who scored 12 points or more, while Nadia Peruch-Niang paced Guinea with 17 points and 7 rebounds. Guinea, in ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Ex-Super Eagles forward, Yakubu Ayegbeni, says he hopes to hit the back of the net on a regular basis and score at least 15 goals to help his new Turkish side Kayserispor maintain their top flight status this season. The vastly travelled forward also expressed happiness at the atmoshpere at the club ... Read More
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World Exclusive By Qasim Elegbede In Mainz, Germany: Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is looking forward to the German champions’ game against Ukrainian side Dinamo Zagreb in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday with optimism, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The Champions League game comes after two hugely successful league games against Wolfsburg and Mainz which they won 5-1 and ... Read More
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—Sunshine Edge Abia Warriors, Shooting Draw At Lobi By Adeboye Amosu: Enyimba captain Chinedu Udoji was the hero as the Peoples Elephant beat Wikki Tourists 2-0 at the Enyimba Sports Stadium on Sunday to maintain their top position in the Glo Premier League and move closer to a record seventh title. In a tightly contested ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Alloy Agu, has told Completesportsnigeria.com that he is happy to have seen Daniel Akpeyi make his long awaited debut for South African Absa Premiership side, Chippa United. Akpeyi linked up with Chippa United from Glo Premier League side, Warri Wolves, in the summer but his debut was delayed ... Read More
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World Exclusive By Qasim Elegbede In Mainz, Germany: Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has told Completesportsnigeria.com that his team’s 3-0 win over home side FSV Mainz on Saturday at the Coface Arena was achieved with an utmost patience. The German champions defeated Leon Balogun’s Mainz 3-0 with Robert Lewandowski grabbing a brace, and Kingsley Coman ... Read More
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World Exclusive By Qasim Elegbede In Mainz, Germany: Nigeria defender, Leon Balogun played his fifth German Bundesliga 1 match for FSV Mainz 05 on Saturday against Bayern Munich who won 3-0 at Coface Arena, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Mainz coach, Martin Schmid, played Balogun only in the last nine minutes of the match as he cautiously handles ... Read More
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World Exclusive By Qasim Elegbede In Mainz, Germany: Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun tasted action for just nine minutes when his club FSV Mainz 05 hosted Bundesliga giants Bayern Munich and lost 3-0 Arena on Saturday, but he exclusively told Completesportsnigeria.com here at Cosface Arena, the reasons why he will hold his head up. Robert ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles right-back, Efe Ambrose, was sent off in Celtic’s goalless draw at home to Juwon Oshaniwa’s Hearts on Saturday. It was Ambrose’s sixth game in the Scottish Premiership. Nigerian forward Osaze Odemwingie was left out of the Stoke City squad that played out a 1-1 draw at home to AFC Bournemouth ... Read More
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By James Agberebi : Nigeria forward, Osaze Odemwingie, has described Stoke City’s 2-1 win against Bournemouth as a very important win for the Potters. Goals from Jonathan Walters and Mame Biram Diouf in the 33rd and 84th minutes, secured Stoke their first win of the season. Dan Gosling scored Bournemouth’s only goal. Reacting to the ... Read More
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Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has applauded Alexis Sanchez, following his hat-trick against Leicester City which the Gunners won 5-2. In his post-match analysis, Wenger said it was vital for the former Barcelona man to open his goal account of the season. "Alexis was waiting for a goal and he's not used to not scoring for so ... Read More
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Nigeria midfielder Mikel Obi was an unused substitute as Chelsea scored two goals in the final 11 minutes to rescue a 2-2 draw at Newcastle United. Mikel, who was only recently recalled to the Super Eagles, was not needed as Jose Mourinho made changes in search of comeback goals. Newcastle were the better team in ... Read More
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Manchester United will end a matchday on top of the Premier League table for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson retired after a comfortable 3-0 win over Sunderland at Old Trafford on Saturday. Louis Van Gaal’s men took advantage of Manchester City’s 4-1 loss at Tottenham Hotspur to claim top spot with 16 points ... Read More
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Harry Kane scored his first goal of the season for Tottenham as Spurs roared back from a goal down to hammer early title favorite Manchester City 4-1 in the Premier League on Saturday, AP reports. City dominated the first half and took a deserved lead at White Hart Lane through Kevin De Bruyne in the ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Under-23 Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, has stated that it will be difficult getting key Nigerian foreign-based players to come and play in the Africa U-23 Cup of Nations in Senegal. In a chat with Brila FM, Siasia posited that the nature of the tournament will make it hard for the players to ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: West Brom manager, Tony Pulis says he is determined to keep Nigeria international, Victor Anichebe at the club, Completesportsnigeria.com can report. Bolton Wanderers reportedly enquired about the well built forward, but were told the former Everton man wants to stay at the Hawthorns. The Baggies manager was asked to confirm the Trotters' ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Cameroon have a named a strong squad for their friendly against perennial rivals Nigeria, completesportsnigeria.com can report. Indomitable Lions coach Volker Finke has offered invitations to the majority of the regulars in the side. Top on the list are centre-backs Nikolas Nkolou, who is recently linked with a move to English champions ... Read More
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League leaders Manchester City lost their perfect record in the Barclays Premier League last weekend when they were beaten 2-1 at home by West Ham United. City will be travelling to North London on Saturday to take on Tottenham Hotspur in the weekend's first game. The Citizens will be keen to maintain their lead at ... Read More
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