Sports

Edo 2020: MOC, LOC to inspect facilities, venues

The Main Organising Committee (MOC) and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) for the 20th National Sports Festival (NSF) tagged “Edo…

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Mata speaks about Ighalo’s performance at Man Utd

Manchester United and Spain Midfielder Juan Mata has advised fans not to expect much from January signing Odion Ighalo, saying…

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Siasia to raise N36.4m to appeal FIFA lifetime ban

Embattled Nigerian coach, Samson Siasia, has revealed he is hopeful of raising the N36.4m appeal fee demanded by the Court…

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Adebayor shows off exotic cars, mansion to celebrate

Togolese professional footballer, Emmanuel Adebayor, who turns 36 yesterday, took to his Instagram page to show off his exotic cars…

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Dele Alli charged with misconduct after coronavirus joke

Tottenham and England football star, Dele Alli has been charged with misconduct by the Football Association following an investigation into…

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‘I’m saying goodbye’ – Sharapova retires at 32

Russian five-time Grand Slam champion, Maria Sharapova, has parted ways with her only career after 28 years at the age…

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Juventus succumb to defeat at Lyon

Lyon shocked Italian giant, Juventus on Wednesday as they produced a spirited display to take a surprise lead after the…

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FIFA ban: Siasia to raise N36.4m CAS fee

Former Nigerian coach and player, Samson Siasia, has revealed he is hopeful of raising the N36.4m (100,000 Swiss Francs) appeal…

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Maria Sharapova says ‘Goodbye tennis’

Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova, one of the world's most recognisable sportswomen, on Wednesday announced her retirement from tennis,…

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George Clooney bids to buy Spanish club Malaga

Hollywood actor and movie director, George Clooney is reportedly part of a group of US investors' planning a sensational bid…

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Final farewell for Kano Pillars team manager Baleria

The remains of Kabiru Baleria, team manager of Kano Pillars Football Club, were laid to rest in Kano on Tuesday.

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Stamford Bridge collapses in London

Bayern Munich are certain to move to the quarter-finals of the Champions League as they rocked Chelsea 3-0 at Stamford…

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Kano Pillars’ Team Manager is dead

Kabiru Baleria, Kano Pillars' Team Manager is dead. He died at the age of 57.

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Edo 2020: We’re 95 per cent ready – Edo Govt

Edo Government says it is 95 per cent ready for the hosting of National Sports Festival (NSF), tagged “Edo 2020”,…

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Tyson Fury makes iconic return to social media

Two-time world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury made his first social media post since his stunning victory over Deontay Wilder.

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How Liverpool fought back to crush West Ham

Runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool fought back from behind to beat lowly West Ham United and maintain their 100% home…

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I will go for rematch against Tyson Fury – Wilder

Former WBC Heavyweight champion, Deontay Wilder has said he will trigger the clause in his contract with the new heavyweight…

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Wilder is still a champion – Mayweather

Boxing legend, Floyd Mayweather Jnr, has reacted to American boxer Deontay Wilder’s defeat to British fighter, Tyson Fury.

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Hakim Ziyech signs five-year ahead summer

Moroccan professional footballer, Hakim Ziyech has signed a five-year deal with Chelsea ahead of his move to Stamford Bridge this…

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Anthony Joshua in trouble: Fury unstoppable, God with him – Fani-Kayode

Femi Fani-Kayode, former Minister of Aviation has told British-Nigeria Heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua that he has a lot of work…

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Jahlil Okafor commits to play for Nigeria’s D”Tigers in Tokyo

New Orleans Pelicans centre Jahlil Okafor has said he will play for Nigerian men's basketball team, D'Tigers at the 2020…

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David Haye explains why Wilder lost to Tyson Fury

Boxing icon David Haye has explained what he feels went wrong in Deontay Wilder's loss to Tyson fury in the…

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Harry Gregg: Man United, fans pay tribute to former goalkeeper

Football fans have paid tribute to former Harry Gregg and Northern Ireland goalkeeper Harry Gregg at Old Trafford.

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EPL: Man United trash Watford to stay in top-four

Manchester United secured a 3-0 home win over Watford with goals from Bruno Fernandes, Anthony Martial, and Mason Greenwood on…

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Neymar red-carded in Paris

Paris Saint-Germain bounced back from their UEFA Champions League defeat by Borussia Dortmund, to beat Bordeaux 4-3 on Sunday. However,…

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Henry Onyekuru seals win for Galatasaray

Nigeria international Henry Onyekuru on Sunday sealed Galatasaray's seventh straight Turkish league win and their first at Fenerbahce, their Istanbul…

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Read what Arteta says about Aubameyang

Arsenal coach, Mikel Arteta spoke on Sunday after his club defeated Everton 3-2 at the Emirates. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's contribution -…

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Adamawa United beat FC IfeanyiUbah

Adamawa United Football Club of Yola on Sunday defeated visiting FC IfeanyiUbah of Nnewi 2-1 in a Match Day 21…

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Fury wore ‘Nigeria’ gum shield during Wilder’s demolition

WBC Heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury wore a green-white-green gum shield with the name ‘Nigeria’ written on it when he demolished…

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Anthony Joshua wants Tyson Fury next – Promoter confirms

Eddie Hearn, promoter and agent for IBF, IBO, WBA, WBO heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has revealed the British-Nigerian boxer wants…

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