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SPORTS: David Moyes admits Manchester United has been inconsistent

4 years ago /

Manager David Moyes says he takes "complete responsibility" for Manchester United's recent defeats but is confident the devils will improve.

SPORTS: GUARDIOLA EXPRESSES CONCERN OVER BAYERN'S MATCH AGAINST MAN-CITY

4 years ago /

In one of the most anticipated matches of the week, Bayern Munich will be facing the English team, Manchester United on Tuesday.  the highly anticipated match has both parties expressing concern as neither side can be considered a walk over for the other.

2013 CAF Shortlists announced

4 years ago /

The Confederation of Africa football, CAF, has included four Nigerian players in the shortlists for the 2013 African footballer of the year.

SPORTS: Nigeria prepares for Brazil

4 years ago /

All registered clubs in the Nigeria National League, NNL, have arrived Abuja ahead of the annual General Assembly billed for Thursday.

SPORTS; KANO STATE GOVERNMENT REWARDS GOLDEN EAGLETS

4 years ago /

Kano state Governor, Rabiu Kwakwanso has rewarded the Golden Eaglets with a sum of 9.8 million naira for winning a record fourth FIFA Under-17 World cup.

SPORTS; ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE UPDATES

4 years ago /

It was a four goals thriller for Luiz Suarez Wednesday night at Anfield as Liverpool spanked Norwich city five-one in the English Premier League week  fourteen fixture.

 

NIGERIA AND GHANA CLINCH THE FIRST TWO POSITIONS IN WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL COMPETITION

4 years ago /

GHANA AND NIGERIA Women’s volleyball teams have clinched their tickets to the final phase of the 2014 FIVB Women’s World Championship after they finished in the top two positions in Zone 3 of the African qualifier held at the Forum de L’Universite de Cocody in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.

SPORTS: WORLD CUP DRAW

4 years ago /

FIFA has revealed the pots to be used for Friday’s 2014 World Cup draw ceremony.

SPORTS: English Premier League fixtures for the day

4 years ago /

Week fourteen matches will be played tonight as the busy December fixtures in the English Premier League gets underway.

FOOTBALL: Another match-fixing ring uncovered

4 years ago /

The ugly incident of match fixing has once again tainted the game of football.

SPORTS: YAYA TOURE'S ROAD TO VICTORY

4 years ago /

Cote D’Ivoire international and Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure has won the 2013 BBC African Footballer of the Year award.

 

SPORTS: Young Sports Personality of the Year shortlist

4 years ago /

Adnan Januzaj has been named on the shortlist for the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year award after breaking through into the first team at Manchester United.

 

BRAZIL: Stadium accident casts shadow on upcoming 2014 World cup

4 years ago /

Amateur footage has been released of the crane collapse during work at the Sao Paolo stadium in Brazil.

 

SPORTS: Premiership matches for the weekend

4 years ago /

The English Premier League resumes this weekend after the Champions league, as table toppers Arsenal travels to Wales to battle Cardiff city on Sunday.

 

Nigeria Football Federation hold Annual General Meeting

4 years ago /

The 2013 general assembly of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF has extended the tenure of the League Management Company, LMC by one year.

 

SPORTS: Nigeria's Super Eagles drops 3 spots on FIFA rankings

4 years ago /

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have dropped three spot to place thirty-sixth on the latest ranking released Thursday by world football governing body, FIFA.

 

ENGLAND: 6 Men arrested for match-fixing in English football

4 years ago /

Six men have been arrested by officers from the National Crime Agency investigating alleged match-fixing in English football.

 

NIGERIAN REFEREES APPLAUDED BY FIFA REFREES' INSTRUCTOR

4 years ago /

A FIFA Referees instructor, Felix Tangawarima, has showered encomium on Nigerian referees for the improvement recorded so far in the game.

 

NIGERIA: MAIGARI SALUTES JONATHAN AT 56

4 years ago /

NFF President, Aminu Maigari, has congratulated President Goodluck Jonathan on his 56th birthday.

SPORTS: WORLD CUP TEAMS

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All the thirty-two countries that will feature in the 2014 FIFA World cup in Brazil are now known.