I am yet to wake up from the nightmare of last Tuesday night. A friend called me up on Wednesday morning and asked if the earth was still revolving round the sun. That’s when I knew I was not alone in a very bad dream that became reality. Understand my position. I am ... Read More
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I am yet to wake up from the nightmare of last Tuesday night.
A friend called me
By James Agberebi: Chelsea defeated Championship club Wolverhampton Wanderers 2-0 on Saturday at Molineaux to progress into the quarter-finals of the Emirates FA Cup. Second half goals from Pedro Rodriguez and Diego Costa sealed the hard-fought win for the Premier League leaders. Super Eagles duo Victor Moses and Carl Ikeme were in action and played 90 ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho returned to Manchester City’s matchday squad in Saturday’s Emirates FA Cup clash away to Huddersfield Town on Saturday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Huddersfield forced City to a replay after a 0-0 draw at the John Smith Stadium. Iheanacho, who was left out of the City squad in their last six ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Nigerian midfielder John Ogu has urged his teammates to focus on Sunday's league clash against Hapoel Haifa following their Europa League defeat to Besiktas in the first leg round-of-32 game last Thursday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Hapoel Beer Sheva are currently leading the Israeli Ligat Al with five points. They lost 3-1 to the Turkish champions ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Former Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, has expressed his delight following his team, Fortuna Sittard's 4-1 home win against Jong FC Utrecht in a Dutch Jupiler league game on Friday night, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Emrah Bassan (12'), FInn Stokkers (26'), Didier Dianessy (66') and German-Nigerian born Babatunde Junior Torunarigha (85') scored for Fortuna Sittard. Jong FC Utrecht only goal ... Read More
English fifth-tier club Lincoln City shocked Premier League club Burnley 1-0 in the FA Cup fifth round tie at Turf Moor on Saturday. The only goal of the game was scored by Sean Raggett in the 89th minute to send Lincoln into the quarter-finals. Lincoln City became the first non-league side to book their spot ... Read More
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English fifth-tier club Lincoln City shocked
By Johnny Edward: Bologna's Nigerian winger Orji Okonkwo will need a late fitness test to feature for his club in Sunday's Serie A clash against Inter Milan, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Okonkwo only recently joined the rest of the squad in training after fully recovering from a thigh injury. He last featured for Bologna in their ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Photo courtesy LMC (Plateau United): Plateau United will hope to return to winning ways when they host Niger Tornadoes on Sunday at the Rwang Pam Stadium, Jos in a Nigeria Professional Football League match-day nine fixture, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The Tin City club surrendered their unbeaten record by going down to a 2-1 ... Read More
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In a bid to revive the game of darts in Nigeria, stakeholders have resolved to organise a forum that will bring together like minds in Lagos to chart a new course for the development of the sport. The planning of the summit started some months ago after a steering committee was established to mobilise ... Read More
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In a bid to revive the game of darts in Nigeria, stakeholders have resolved to
The Nigeria Professional Football League has witnessed the influx of foreign players in recent years. Completesportsnigeria.com's ADEBOYE AMOSU presents 10 of these non-Nigerians currently playing in the NPFL… Photo courtesy LMC (IfeanyiUbah's Cameroonian midfielder Tamen Medrano (right) in action): TAMEN MEDRANO ... Read More
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Premier League strugglers Sunderland are reported to be interested in Nigerian forward Moses Simon who plays for Belgian top-flight club Gent. According to thenorthenecho.co.uk, Sunderland have been monitoring Simon, 21, as they look to put plans in place for the aftermath of a successful survival push. It is believed David Moyes plans to prioritise the ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Former Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh led his Dutch second division side Fortuna Sittard to an emphatic 4-1 win over Jong FC Utrecht on Friday reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Nigerian born forward, Babatunde Junior Torunarigha was subbed on in the 81st minute, replacing Finn Stokkers, and five minutes later, he sealed the massive win for Oliseh's ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: The eighth edition of the GTBank-Lagos State Principals Cup will kick off next week, organisers of the competition announced at a media conference in Lagos on Friday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The tournament will begin will run through to June according to Tolulope Onipede of the bank's CSR and Service Initiatives, Communication and External Affairs ... Read More
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In three games as Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr has used two goalkeepers, Carl Ikeme and Daniel Akpeyi. Completesportsnigeria.com’s JOHNNY EDWARD lists five shot stoppers who can step in for the national team when the need arises in the busy 2017 schedule of Africa Cup of Nations and World Cup qualifiers… ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Wolverhampton Wanderers' Nigerian goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has admitted that Saturday's Emirates FA Cup clash against current English Premier League leaders Chelsea will be a tough test for the fearless Championship club, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Ikeme joined the '200 club' last Tuesday as the Wolves lost by a lone goal to Wigan Athletic at Molineux. ... Read More
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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has praised Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho for his professionalism despite being out of the team's matchday squad for the last five games, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. "It’s not easy for the players who do not play and be out for a long, long time in many cases, like Kelechi Iheanacho, Nolito ... Read More
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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has announced that John Terry will be in action in Saturday's FA Cup fifth round away tie against Championship club Wolverhampton Wanderers. Terry has had just a handful of appearances for Chelsea this season following a series of injuries and the form of the other defenders. "John Terry is fit and available ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Nigerian striker Chisom Chikatara has debunked rumours that he is set to dump Morocco’s Wydad Athletic Club for a move elsewhere, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Chikatara was linked with a move to an unnamed Turkish club during the January transfer window and is reportedly to be keen on leaving the former African champions in ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: FC IfeanyiUbah will be without key duo Isaac Loute and Onyekachi Akakem in Sunday’s CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round, second leg fixture against Egyptian club Al- Masry SC, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Loute and Akakem, Completesportsnigeria.com learnt, were not granted visas by the Egyptian Embassy after club officials submitted their travelling documents late. “We ... Read More
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By Nnamdi Ezekute: KAA Gent defensive midfielder, Anderson Esiti, says he was thrilled confronting his football idol, Victor Wanyama, in a midfield battle when they hosted and defeated Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 in the UEFA Europa League first leg, Round of 32 match on Thursday night, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The Nigerian turned out well as he played the whole 90 minutes ... Read More
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