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ABS are Ogunjobi Gold Cup champs

Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) FC have emerged champions of the 8th edition of Ogunjobi Gold Cup preseason tournament after they outclassed Gombe United in five-goal thriller at the Kwara State Stadium...

Penny-wise Nigeria stick with struggling coach Rohr

Nigeria will resist the temptation to sack under-fire coach Gernot Rohr despite a worrying winless run, national team chiefs insisted Friday (November 20). Sports minister Sunday Dare questioned the...

Akanni spells out a solution to Eagles’ poor performances

Waidi Akanni,Ex Super Eagles. Photo by Shengolpixs Former Nigerian defender, Waidi Akanni has described as "an ill wind that blows no one any good" the over-reliance on foreign-based players by the manager of...

Abia Warriors to play NPFL home games in Aba

The League Management Company (LMC) have announced that Abia Warriors will play its home games in the 2020/21 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season in Aba.The Warriors traditionally play their home games...

Rivers United mull Uyo, Asaba as venue for Confed Cup games

Nigeria Professional Football League club Rivers United may not play its first home game in the CAF Confederation Cup in Port Harcourt.United and Kano Pillars are Nigeria's two representatives in this season's...

Dare wants Rohr sacked

Nigeria's Minister for Sport, Sunday Dare has delivered a thinly-veiled message to the effect that he wants the country's national team coach, Gernot Rohr, sacked. Nigeria's Super Eagles posted two underwhelming...

Napoli confirms Osimhen’s shoulder injury

Napoli's Nigerian forward Victor Osimhen reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group F football match Napoli vs AZ Alkmaar on October 22, 2020 at San Paolo Stadium in Naples. (Photo by Filippo MONTEFORTE / AFP)

Rohr happy with Eagles’ AFCON draw in Freetown

Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr has said his side improved greatly in their second game against the Sierra Leonean counterparts, Leone Stars. The Eagles were forced to a goalless...

Bala counts gains of Ogunjobi Gold Cup

Niger Tornadoes technical adviser, Abubakar Bala has described as huge success his side performance at the ongoing 2020 Ogunjobi Gold Cup tournament despite failings to inch into the...

Biffo not convinced of Kwara Utd form

Kwara United head coach, Abdullahi Usman Biffo has said he is not convinced of his side's form despite qualifying for the semi-finals in the Ogunjobi Gold Cup pre-season tournament.

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Trail action this weekend

South African trail running again takes centre stage this weekend in the Western and Eastern Cape, providing athletes with an opportunity...

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