After inviting 26 home-based players to camp ahead of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Chad, Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi says he doesn’t know yet which of the players will make the final team to face the Chadians. The home-based players are expected to arrive at the Abuja camp on May 19th, ... Read More
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Egyptian side, Al Ismaily, have decided to give their former Nigerian forward John Utaka a honorary membership of the club. The IsmaÃ¯lia-based team announced that they decided to give their former player the clubâ€™s honorary membership recognition for following his contribution to the team in the past. Ismaily have given their honorary membership to a ... Read More
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Max Allegri admits â€œthis is the most important match of my careerâ€ and Paul Pogba could start Real Madrid v Juventus. The second leg of the Champions League semi-final is at the Bernabeu this evening after Juve won the first encounter 2-1. â€œItâ€™s not my first time at the Bernabeu, as I was here in ... Read More
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Brazil superstar Neymar has revealed the secrets of success for Barcelonaâ€™s magic trio: Messi, Suarez and his humble self. Barcelona seem to have regained their lost effectiveness and style from the Guardiola era. Each week, the Catalan club are a little more impressive, led by their spectacular offensive trio: Neymar, Messi and Suarez. The blaugrana ... Read More
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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced that the 2017 Africa Cup of Nation (Afcon) qualifier between Nigeria and Chad will be played in Kaduna. The Super Eagles will go toe to toe with Les Sao (Chadâ€™s National football team) on June 13 in 2017 Afcon qualifying clash and the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna has ... Read More
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The Super Falcons camp swelled Tuesday morning as US based Courtney Dike and Liverpool Ladies of England forward, Asisat Oshoala, arrived joined the team in preparation for the FIFA Womenâ€™s World Cup. The Nigerians are preparing for this summerâ€™s World Cup in Canada, and are expected to leave Nigeria next week. They were to play ... Read More
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Inter Milanâ€™s Nigerian international midfielder, Joel Obi, is on top of the transfer wish-list of the manager of newly promoted Serie A side Carpi. Inter-News.IT said manager Fabrizio Beavers wants the 23-year-old Nigerian to be a part of his side who will be playing in the Serie A for the first time in the clubâ€™s ... Read More
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Neymar scored twice as Barcelona progressed to their first UEFA Champions League final since 2011 despite a 3-2 second-leg semi-final defeat at Bayern Munich. A Lionel Messi double and Neymar’s strike at Camp Nou last Wednesday had given the Liga leaders a 3-0 lead after the first encounter and Bayern were unable to complete a ... Read More
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–For CAF Confed Cup clash with a Leopards By Sab Usuji: Nigeria’s only remaining club in the CAF interclub competition, Warri Wolves will be flown to Brazaville on Thursday by Ethiopian Airline for their crucial CAF Confederation Cup final qualifying round first leg match slated for Sunday May 15, 2015. The team will prosecute the ... Read More
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–Eagles striker confident team will maintain fine run till season ends Sab Osuji: Sunshine Stars of Akure striker, Dele Olorundare has said the team will work hard enough to win their match day-9 tie away to Nasarawa United to ensure that they don’t miss the N100,000 promised to each of the players by ODSFA chairman, ... Read More
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By Sab Osuji: Heartland of Owerri goaltender, Ebere Obi faces a long spell out over injury concerns. The former Enugu Rangers goalkeeper is yet to taste action in the eight week old season after picking up a knee injury during one of the Naze Millionaires pre season trainings, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. “Ebere has a knee injury ... Read More
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By Sab Osuji: Christian Obiozor is understood to be on the verge of sealing his dream move to Enyimba, Completesportsnigeria.com has been informed. Obiozor joined Kano Pillars before the start of the current campaign but contractual differences that is thought to border on finances forced the player to part company with the current league title ... Read More
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–Ofere, Henty also on target; Mikel makes first EPL start in 2015; Omeruo, Ideye benched ENGLAND Osaze Odemwingie (Stoke City): Stoke forward Osaze Odemwingie played for six minutes for Stoke City who bounced back from a 2-0 loss away to Swansea last week to beat Tottenham Hotspurs 3-0 at the Britannia stadium on Saturday. The ... Read More
John Terry became the highest scoring defender in Premier League history on Sunday as he opened the scoring for Chelsea against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge. The Blues captain rose highest to powerfully head home a Cesc Fabregas corner in the fifth minute, netting the 39th top-flight goal of his career in the process. The 34-year-old, ... Read More
Liverpool starlet Jordon Ibe has admitted that Steven Gerrard’s departure this summer will come as a huge blow to the club’s up-and-coming players. The 35-year-old will bring his 28-year association with the Reds to an end later this month when he packs his bags to join Major League Soccer outfit Los Angeles Galaxy. Ibe is ... Read More
Nigerian team will return to the international stage at the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF)-organised World Championships holding this week in Chelyabinsk, Russia. Three experienced athletes led by Beijing 2008 Olympics bronze medalist, Chika Chukwumerije will hoist Nigeriaâ€™s flag at the global tournament, where athletes are expected to garner points for their final qualification for the ... Read More
By Bamidele Boluwaji: Former Super Eagles handler, Samson Siasia has told Complete Sports that the recent FIFA rating will make the senior national team stronger as they prepare for the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier against Chad and Tanzania next month. The 2013 AFCON champions remain in 45th position after two friendly matches against ... Read More
Super Eagles striker Ikechukwu Uche could not hide his excitement on Sunday as his club Villarreal sealed a place in next seasonâ€™s Europa League. Joel Campbell scored the only goal as the Yellow Submarines defeated Elche to claim a slot in Europeâ€™s second-tier competition. The win took Villarrealâ€™s points tally to 57 and guaranteed they ... Read More
By Nurudeen Obalola: Liverpool youngster Jordon Ibe has admitted that he is considering his international options, with Nigeria one of his choices. The 19-year-old winger is eligible for both England and Nigeria – through his father – but has played at youth levels for the former. Ibe has caught the eye for Liverpool this season ... Read More
Englishman Mark Clattenburg will take charge of Tuesday’s second leg between Bayern and BarÃ§a in Munich. The 40-year-old has already refereed Barcelona in this season’s Champions League, overseeing their 3-1 quarter-final first-leg victory over Paris Saint-Germain. The ‘Azulgranas’ go into the game at the Allianz Arena with a 3-0 lead. Clattenburg has been a good ... Read More