By David Meshioye: In a desperate move to ensure Nigeria get results against the Pharoahs of Egypt in next month’s Africa Cup of Nations 2017 qualifiers, Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh has commenced a search for his opponents’ match footage. In an exclusive chat with Complete Sports, the former Nigeria captain said his major aim ... Read More
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Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc has admitted that his side coupd lose their Champions League tie to Chelsea. The French champions host the English champions in a Champions League round of 16 first leg clash on Tuesday. “We need to impose our game on Chelsea tomorrow – they are capable of beating us,” Blanc ... Read More
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Liverpool-bound Joel Matip has revealed that his move from Schalke to the Premier League club is mostly because he wants to test a new terrain. The Cameroon defender will move to Anfield in the summer on a free transfer following the expiration of his contract with Schalke. Speaking for the first time after ... Read More
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Chelsea will be without their influential skipper John Terry for their Champions League tie against Paris Saint-Germain due to a hamstring problem sustained in Saturday’s Premier League victory over Newcastle. Terry according to reports damaged the tendon in his right leg in a clash with the visitors’ Aleksandar Mitrovic during the first half of the 5-1 ... Read More
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By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Rangers International of Enugu midfielder Ejike Uzoenyi is attracting the attention of SuperSport United coach Stuart Baxter who says he has a week to decide whether or not to sign the dimunitive Nigerian. Uzoenyi who was the Most Valueable Player of the 2014 African Nations Championship in South Africa has spent ... Read More
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John Terry and Oscar were part of Chelsea's Monday training ahead of their Round of 16 UEFA Champions League clash against Paris Saint-Germaine on Tuesday, Chelsea's official website has revealed. Terry was withdrawn during the first half of Saturday’s 5-1 win against Newcastle due to what Guus Hiddink described as a slight muscular problem with his hamstring. On ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) have revealed that they are yet to receive any formal notification from Confederation of African Football or the Nigerian Football Federation regarding the postponement of next month's Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Nigeria which was earlier scheduled for 23rd March in Kaduna. A Nigerian Football Federation official ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Emmanuel Emenike has come under heavy criticism from West Ham United fans after missing a clear-cut chance which would have given the Hammers all the three points against Norwich on Saturday. The game which eventually ended 2-2, saw Emenike who came in as a second half substitute, presented with a golden opportunity ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Super Eagles midfielder, Ifeanyi Matthew, has linked up with Glo Premier League side, Kano Pillars, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The talented midfielder joined the Sai Masu Gida from El-kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri. The former junior international is the third player from the home- based Super Eagles squad to the African Nations Championship side to ... Read More
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Dele Alli will be turning out for England in the European Championship in France later in the year. He could easily be playing for the Super Eagles at next year's Africa Cup of Nations or even the U-23 Eagles at the Rio 2016 Olympics, given his Nigerian blood. The extremely talented Tottenham midfielder is the ... Read More
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By Sab Osuji: Kano Pillars Football Club on Friday emerged winners of this year’s edition of the annual Gold Cup Pre-Season Tournament after a hard fought 2-1 victory over Supreme Court Fc of Abuja,Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The tournament which took place in Ijebu Ode was hailed by many as one of the best so far. A lot of emphasis ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Raja Casablanca winter acquisition,Michael Babatunde is delighted to be the hero for his side on his debut after he rescued a point in their 1-1 draw with FUS Rabat on Friday night in the league. Babatunde skipped past his marker before blasting a left-footed shot past the goalkeeper in the 66th minute of ... Read More
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By Sulaiman Alao: IHEANACHO SET FOR TOTTENHAM CRACKER Nigerian international, Kelechi Iheanacho, will be looking to play a part in Manchester Cityâ€™s crucial Premier League home game against title-chasing rivals Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday at the Etihad Stadium. Iheanacho played as a second half substitute for Fabian Delph last weekend when the Citizens lost 3-1 ... Read More
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Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun was in action for Mainz in their 2-1 home win against Schalke 04 in the Bundesliga on Friday. Balogun, who featured for 90 minutes, was however yellow-carded in the game. Gaetan Bussmann put Mainz ahead on 33 minutes before Younes Belhanda equalized for Schalke on 46 minutes. With 11 minutes ... Read More
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Completesportsnigeria.com's JOHNNY EDWARD gets Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh talking about the imporantâ€Ž things you need to know concerning the national.
With less than five weeks to the all important 2017 African Cup of Nations
qualifier against Egypt , Oliseh states in this exclusive interview that he is targeting at least four points from the double header. He is also â€Župbeatabout the form of his players across Europe ahead of the crucial encounters against Egypt.
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By Adeboye Amosu: Enyimba coach, Paul Aigbogun, has blamed his side's failure to convert their chances for their 1-0 defeat against Vipers Sports Club in Friday's CAF Champions League fixture, but is confident the side will overturn the deficit in the second leg, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Erisa Ssekisambu scored the winner in the 73rd minute of the ... Read More
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Complete Sports' radio show, Sports Planet has been speaking with Zambian football legend, Kalusha Bwalya, about his glittering careers as a player and as an administrator. Interview by TUNDE KOIKI. Excerpts … SPORTS PLANET: I’m here with another great African legend and former African footballer of the year, Kalusha Bwalya. Thank you for joining ... Read More
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Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce believes his Manchester United counterpart, Louis van Gaal, is strong enough to deal with the speculation about his future. The Dutchman has spent recent weeks angrily denying his job is under threat amid reports that the club has held discussions with his potential replacement Jose Mourinho. Allardyce and Van Gaal will ... Read More
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Arsenal academy manager Andries Jonker has showered plaudits on youngster Alex Iwobi, describing him as the “perfect” player to coach. The 19-year-old captained Arsenalâ€™s Youth League side last season and has gone on to make his first-team debut and win his first international cap for Nigeria during a breakthrough campaign. Speaking to Arsenal Player, on ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Nigerian striker Abiola Dauda had a Scottish Premiership debut to remember as he grabbed a brace for Hearts in a 3-0 away win against Ross County on Wednesday. Dauda, who was introduced for Arnaud Sutchuin Djoum in the 62nd minute, scored in the 86th and 89th minutes to seal the win for ... Read More
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