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Russia World Cup: FIFA to pay Nigeria N4.5bn

  Coach Gernot Rohr has warned against another pay strike at the World Cup if the country hoped to improve on their previous outings at the global tournament. Nigerian national football team German head coach, Gernot Rohr celebrates after the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying football match between Nigeria and …

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Business Mogul, Adebutu, Splashes N50m on Super Eagles

Following the 1- 0, victory against the Chipolopolo of Zambia which pave the way for Nigeria’s Super Eagles to become the first African country to qualify for the soccer mundial in Ruusia, in 2018, a multi –millionaire, business mogul, Kensington Adebutu, has rewarded the Super Eagles with the sum of …

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Akwa United Beat Sunshine Stars To Reach AITEO Cup Final

Akwa United FC is through to final of the AITEO Cup after defeating Sunshine Stars, 3- 1, in the second leg, semi final fixture played on Sunday at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State Akwa United’s forward, Christian Pyagbara scored the second goal for The Promise Keepers in …

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Quadri Wins Polish Open Title As He Braces Up For ITTF World Championship

Few days to the 2017 International Table Tennis Federation, ITTF World Cup in Liege, Beligum, Nigeria’s sensation ping ponger, Aruna Quadri, has emerged champions of men’s singles of the ITTF Challenge tagged Polish Open. The Nigerian who has been listed among the top twenty table tennis players in the world …

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Pinnick Charges Super Eagles To Beat Zambia On Saturday

Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has charged Super Eagles players to be calm but clinical in goals scoring in Saturday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup showdown with the Chipolopolo of Zambia. Its President, Amaju Pinnick, who noted that there is tendency for Super Eagles to be tensed and uptight for the crucial …

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Mikel: We Will Not Underrate Chipolopolo Of Zambia.

  Captain of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, Mikel Obi, says the team is focussed for the important Russia twenty- eighteen FIFA World Cup qualifiers against the Chipolopolo of Zambia at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium Uyo, Akwa Ibom State. The 2012 Africa Cup of Nations, Afcons, champions, visit the 2013 Afcons winners …

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Governor Emmanuel Redeems Pledge As He Promises More Benefits

  Akwa Ibom State Governor, on Wednesday redeemed his pledge of $10,000 per goal for the matches against Cameroon to the Super Eagles in the ongoing Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers. Governor Emmanuel had promised the players the sum of $10,000 for every goal, two days before their clash with …

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Nigeria, Tunisia, Egypt eye World Cup places

There are five places reserved for Africa at the 2018 World Cup in Russia and Nigeria, Tunisia, and Egypt could fill three of them this weekend. Nigeria will secure a sixth appearance at the global football showpiece by winning in Uyo against Zambia, the only other Group B contenders. Tunisia …

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Lampard retires after 21-year career

  At the age of 38, and after a career of remarkable success and relentless achievement, Frank Lampard has announced his retirement as a player with a clear hint that he will move into management. The Football Association, through technical director Dan Ashworth, is in talks with Lampard over his …

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