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Valencia, Martial, Lukaku On Target As Man United Outclass Stoke

Manchester United secured a comfortable 3-0 win against struggling Stoke City in Monday’s Premier League clash at Old Trafford. Antonio Valencia, Anthony Martial and Romelu Lukaku were the scorers for United who recently returned from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, for a short training camp. The win took United’s points tally to 50, 12 points behind leaders Manchester […]

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2018 CHAN: Stubborn Rwanda Hold Unlucky Home Eagles

By James Agberebi: The home-based Super Eagles were forced to a 0-0 draw by Rwanda in the second game of Group C in the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) in Tangier, Morocco. Despite dominating the game and creating most of the better opportunities, the Eagles failed to score, hitting the post several times.The Eagles should […]

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Osheku’s Nigerian Athletes Francis, Egbeniyi Shine In USA

By Dare Esan: Sprinter Cecilia Francis and middle distance runner ,Abike Funke Egbeniyi raced to glory and global reckoning twice at collegiate meetings in the USA this month as they both came first in their respective events. Francis, coached by Tony Osheku who facilitated her trip to the University of Middle Tennessee late last year, not […]

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2018 CHAN: Nigeria Rivals Libya Thrash Equatorial Guinea In Group Opener

By James Agberebi: Libya got their campaign in Nigeria’s group, Group C, in the 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) off to a perfect start following their 3-0 win against Equatorial Guinea in Tangier on Monday. A brace from Saleh Taher in the first half, and a late goal from Alharash secured the win for Libya […]

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Changchun Yatai President Dismisses Ighalo’s EPL Return Reports As “Fake News”

Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai have rejected claims that Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo has received offers to leave China and return to the Premier League. Major news outlets in England claimed last week that the former Watford striker would be willing to listen to offers from Premier League clubs, with the Birmingham Mail naming […]

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Nigeria Pick Yessentuki As Camp Base For Russia 2018

By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria have settled for the city of Yessentuki as their training base for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Completesportsnigeria.com (CSN) reports. Yessentuki is a city in Stavropol Krai, Russia, located at the base of the Caucasus Mountains. It is considered the cultural capital of Russia’s Greek with ten percent of […]

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Nigeria Pick Yessentuki As Camp Base For Russia 2018

By Adeboye Amosu: Nigeria have settled for the city of Yessentuki as their training base for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Completesportsnigeria.com (CSN) reports. Yessentuki is a city in Stavropol Krai, Russia, located at the base of the Caucasus Mountains. It is considered the cultural capital of Russia’s Greek with ten percent of […]

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Yusuf, Ezenwa: Home Eagles Ready For CHAN, Cold Weather Can’t Stop Us

By James Agberebi: Home-based Super coach Salisu Yusuf and skipper of the team Ikechukwu Ezenwa have both expressed confidence they will not disappoint at this year’s Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco, Completesportsnigeria.com (CSN) reports. The Eagles will kick off their campaign at this year’s edition against Rwanda in Group C on Monday in Tangier. They […]

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Wales Appoint Man United Legend Giggs As New Manager

Ryan Giggs has been appointed as the new Wales manager, the Football Association of Wales has confirmed on social media. The former Manchester United winger made 64 appearances for the country between 1991 and 2007, but never managed to reach a major international tournament. Giggs succeeds Chris Coleman, who resigned in November and subsequently took […]