By Adeboye Amosu: Photo by Ganiyu Yusuf (MFM vs Akwa United) MFM FC forward, Musa Newman, says they not scared of coming up against Nigeria Professional Football League champions Enyimba Football Club of Aba in Wednesday’s week 16 clash, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The Olukoya Boys will face their biggest test at their home ground, the Agege ... Read More
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Manchester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho has been voted Complete Sports Player of the Month for April. It was a landslide victory for the 19-year-old, as he polled 72 per cent of the votes by Complete Sports readers and Completesportsnigeria.com users. Winner of the award for March, Alex Iwobi, finished second with 21 per cent, while Chidozie ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Enyimba, will welcome back first choice goalkeeper Theophilus Afelokhai for Wednesday’s week 16 clash against MFM FC, Completesportsnigeria.com can report. Afelokhai sustained an injury in the Peoples Elephant’s week 14 clash against Kano Pillars and missed last weekend’s 2-1 home win against Niger Tornadoes. He is however ... Read More
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Manchester City youngster Kelechi Iheanacho has described his debut season in the English Premier League as a successful one while he is happy to be compared with Manchester United's Marcus Rashford. Nigeria forward Iheanacho broke into City's first team after impressing during pre-season. The 19-year-old has gone on to score 13 goals in 34 games ... Read More
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One-cap Super Eagles defender Michael Odibe was sent off in Concordia Chiajna's 1-1 home draw against Botosani, in the relegation round game of the Romanian league on Tuesday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Odibe, was shown a second yellow card in the 90th 5 minute (5th minute of the added time) in the game, after he was earlier cautioned on 62 minutes.
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Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo is expected to play under a new coach at Watford when the 2016/2017 English Premier League season commences late August, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Watford are already making a move to contract former Inter Milan manager, Walter Mazzarri, as one of their top targets to replace Quique Sanchez Flores at Vicarage Road.
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Former Super Eagles skipper, Nwankwo Kanu, has picked Brazil's 1982 World Cup squad that crashed out in the second round of the Mundial that year as his best ever.
Kanu who would have been six years as at the time the 1982 World Cup was staged in Spain also wished Argentine legend, Diego Armando Maradona, was in the Brazil squad.
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West Ham bid farewell to Boleyn Ground with a 3-2 win against Manchester United which has dented the Red Devils’ chance of qualifying for next season’s UEFA Champions League. Goals from Diafra Sakho, Michail Antonio and Winston Reid gave West Ham the win. Anthony Martial scored United’s two goals. The defeat leaves United in the ... Read More
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Japan's national U-23 coach Teguramori Makoto has named Dutch-based star Sai Van Wermeskerken in his 23-man squad to face Ghana in Wednesday's international friendly at Best Amenity Stadium in Tosu, Completesortsnigeria.com can report. Japan are one of Nigeria's group opponents at the Rio 2016 Olympics men's football event. The other teams in their group are Colombia and ... Read More
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Horrible images have emerged from London as West Ham fans attacked the Manchester United team bus on their to Tuesday night's Premier League match a Upton Park. The match, the last at Upton Park before West Ham move to the Olympic Stadium, had to be shifted from 7.45m to 8.30pm due to the fan violence. Images show the police ... Read More
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Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink is anticipating a difficult game against Liverpool on Wednesday at Anfield. In the reverse Premier League fixture at Stamford Bridge this season, under the reign of former manager, Jose Mourinho, Liverpool won 3-1. Speaking ahead of the clash on Tuesday, Hiddink described the Reds as a very tough side to play against. ... Read More
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The Flying Eagles defeated Nigeria National League side, Kaduna United, 3-1 in a friendly game on Tuesday as part of the Nigeria U-20 side’s preparation towards their Africa U-20 Cup of Nations qualifier against Burundi. The first leg of qualifier comes up on Sunday May 22 in Bujumbura. Goals from Kingsley Michael, Kelechi Nwakali and ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria’s U-20 side, the Flying Eagles, will take on Nigeria Professional Football League club FC IfeanyiUbah in a friendly encounter at the IfeanyiUbah Stadium, Nnewi on Saturday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Emmanuel Amuneke’s charges, Completesportsnigeria.com learnt, will arrive in Nnewi on Friday for the encounter which will be used to intensify their preparations for ... Read More
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By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria Professional Football League leaders, Enugu Rangers, will seek to cement their place at the top of the table when they confront Sunshine Stars at the Akure Township Stadium on Wednesday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. The Flying Anetelopes lost 5-1 at the venue last season and have failed to secure a win in their ... Read More
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By Johnny Edward: Despite helping Celtic claim a fifth successive Scottish Premiership title at the weekend, the club’s fans laid into Nigeria defender Efe Ambrose for the umpteenth time for almost allowing Aberdeen come back from 3-0 down. Ambrose who was seen doing cartwheels as Celtic celebrated the Premiership title was not impressive against Aberdeen ... Read More
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German champions Bayern Munich on Tuesday confirmed the double signing of Mats Hummels from Borussia Dortmund and teenage midfielder Renato Sanches from Benfica. Centre-back Hummels becomes the third high-profile Bayern signing from rivals Dortmund in recent seasons following the acquisition of Robert Lewandowski and Mario Gotze. Hummels has signed until 2021. Bayern director Kar-Heinz Rummenigge ... Read More
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Nigerian born Scotland international and Watford midfielder, Ikechi Anya, has stated that Odion Ighalo's crucial miss against Liverpool on Sunday at Anfield, was the turning point in the Hornets' 2-0 loss. After Joe Allen had given Liverpool a first half lead, Ighalo almost drew watford level, only for Mignolet to tip his goal-bound shot over ... Read More
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By James Agberebi: Former Super Eagles skipper and Lille first choice keeper Vincent Enyeama lost out to Marseille’s Steven Mandanda in the award for Ligue 1’s best goalkeeper. The award was organised by the French National Union of Professional Footballers in Paris. Mandanda beat off competition from Enyeama to claim his fourth UNFP award. In ... Read More
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Nosa Igiebor was on target for Maccabi Tel Aviv in their 1-1 away draw against Hapoel Raanana in the Israeli Ligat HaAl (Premier League) on Monday night, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Making his first league appearance since February 27, Igiebor came off from the bench to replace Azulay in the 58th minute. And in two minutes later the Nigeria international put Maccabi Tel Aviv ahead in the 60th minute. Barak Badash equalised for Raanana four minutes later.
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By James Agberebi: Former Nigeria international Nduka Ugbade has described Kelechi Iheanacho’s debut season in the English Premier League as a success. After impressing in Manchester City’s pre-season games, Manuel Pellegrini decided to promote Iheanacho into the first team. And the 19-year-old has gone on to repay the manager’s faith in him by scoring seven ... Read More
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