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Nigeria escapes FIFA ban, confirms Pinnick as NFF Chairman

Nigeria has escaped a FIFA ban over the crisis in the football federation with the recognition of the Amaju Pinnick-led board. The Senior Special Assistant ...

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George Weah: Arsene Wenger gets Liberia’s highest honour

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is to travel to Liberia this week to receive the West African country’s highest honour. The honour is in recognition ...

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Cycling Lagos 2018: Organisers inspire kids with children’s edition

It was excitement and fun for kids at the Cycling Lagos children Race as organisers took time to groom and inspire children who couldrepresent Nigeria ...

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Brighton shock Man Utd 3-2 in Premier League

Manchester United suffered an early blow in this season’s Premier League title race as they went down 3-2 to Brighton and Hove Albion at Amex Stadium ...

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Chelsea beat Arsenal in five-goal thriller

Chelsea recovered from the shock of blowing a two-goal lead against Arsenal as Marcos Alonso’s late strike sealed a 3-2 win on Saturday. Maurizio Sarri’s ...

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Nigerian footballers to drag FIFA to Int’l Court of Justice over ban threat

…as Giwa again floors Pinnick in court The National Association of Nigerian Footballers (NANF) has vowed to drag the Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) ...

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Falconets crash out of U-20 Women’s World Cup

Nigeria’s Falconets have crashed out FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in France, after losing 1-2 to Spain in the quarter-finals at Concarneau. Peace Efih scored ...

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As FIFA axe dangles… – The Nation

Imagine a behemoth – huge and nigh motionless unless stunned with high voltage electric. Then it would stir, half alive, heave so painfully slowly into ...

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Atletico run over Real Madrid to win UEFA Super Cup

Saul Niguez and Koke scored in extra time as Atletico Madrid fought back to beat city rivals Real Madrid 4-2 and win the UEFA Super ...

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Ejidike charges Falconets to go past Spain

By Akeem Busari Nigeria’s Pillar Of Sports, Chief Donatus Agu Ejidike has charged the Nigeria U-20 female national team, the Falconets, to get past Spain ...

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