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Golden Eaglets Mind Set For Brazil 2019

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Five-time champions Nigeria will guarantee a return to the FIFA Under-17 World Cup finals today if the Golden Eaglets overcome their Angolan counterparts in their second match at the ongoing Africa Under-17 Cup of Nations in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Ambode Receives UEFA Champions League Trophy

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Lagos state governor, Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday received the UEFA Champions League Trophy alongside its ambassador and former captain of Barcelona Fc, Carles Puyol.

Media Accreditation For Okpekpe Road Race Opens

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The media accreditation for the IAAF Silver Label, Okpekpe International 10 kilometre road race scheduled for Saturday May 25 will begin on Wednesday, April 17.

U – 17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets Seek Semi-Final Ticket

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The Golden Eaglets of Nigeria will return to the field on Wednesday when they seek to consolidate their quest for a place in the 2019 FIFA under 17 World Cup billed for Brazil.

Kylian Mbappe Critical After PSG Humbled At Lille

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Kylian Mbappe claimed Paris St Germain "played like beginners" after they suffered their heaviest Ligue 1 loss in 18 years on Sunday.

Sanchez, Matic Return For Manchester United's Trip To Barcelona

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Alexis Sanchez and Nemanja Matic are part of a 22-man Manchester United squad which has travelled to Barcelona ahead of Tuesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg.

Arsenal Face Stiff Competition For In-Demand £35M Attacking Ace

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Inter winger, Ivan Perisic, is reportedly a man in demand as Arsenal have been joined by West Ham, Tottenham, and Manchester United in the battle for his signature.

EPL: Liverpool Back On Top

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Twice the log of the English Premier League changed on Sunday, thanks to the two super Sunday games.

AFCON U-17: Golden Eaglets Survive Tanzania Scare In Opening Game

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Five-time World Champions, the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria played out a dramatic opening game against host Tanzania in Dar El Salam on Sunday in the first match of the under 17 Cup of Nations.

Super Eagles To Play Ghana, Senegal In International Friendlies

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The technical adviser of Nigeria’s Super Eagles Gernot Rohr has confirmed the three-time African champions will play Senegal and Ghana in international friendly games before the kick off of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt which starts on June 21.

NPFL Week 15 Results

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Twenty-two goals were scored across twelve centers in the week 15 of the Nigeria Professional Football League played across Nigeria on Sunday.

Why Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Won't Park In Sir Alex Ferguson's Space

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Sir Alex Ferguson is widely recognised as one of the best managers of all time, winning 38 trophies during his 26 years at Manchester United.

Ajax Midfielder, De Jong May Miss Juventus Tie

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The participation of key Ajax Amsterdam midfielder, Frenkie de Jong, in Tuesday’s Champions League clash against Juventus is unclear after he went off after just 22 minutes of the Dutch league game against Excelsior Rotterdam on Saturday.

I Won't Coach For As Long As Roy Hodgson - Pep Guardiola

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Pep Guardiola says he has no intention of managing as long as Roy Hodgson although he does plan to carry on for some time yet.

Pogba Still Focused As Reports Swirl – Solskjaer

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Paul Pogba is staying focused on Manchester United despite growing speculation linking him with a move to Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid, according to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

Barcelona Reveal Eight Players Will Miss Huesca Clash

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Barcelona are set to be without a whopping eight players for their trip to Huesca in La Liga this afternoon.

Egypt To Face Zimbabwe In AFCON 2019

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Host Egypt will face DR Congo, Uganda, and Zimbabwe in Group A at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

Super Eagles Draws In Egypt for 2019 AFCON

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The Super Eagles of Nigeria were placed into Group B of the 2019 African Cup of Nations, (AFCON) in Egypt.

Table Tennis: Nigeria, Egypt Qualify For 2019 ITTF Junior Championships

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Nigeria and Egypt have qualified for the 2019 International Table Tennis Federation, ITTF, World Junior Championships in Thailand in November.

FIFA Women’s World Cup Trophy Arrives Nigeria

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The Federal Republic of Nigeria has reiterated its commitment to the development of football including women’s game.