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Comoros qualify for AFCON for the first time ever

The tiny Comoros Islands qualified for the African Cup of Nations, AFCON for the first time with a 0-0 draw against Togo at home...
Super Eagles travel by boat

Super Eagles to travel by boat for AFCON qualifiers against Benin

Gernot Rohr’s players will travel to Porto Novo, Benin by boat, due to the proximity of both West African countries, it has been revealed. Ahead...
Daniel Guerini

JUST IN: Lazio midfielder dies following car accident

Lazio midfielder Daniel Guerini has died aged just 19 following a car accident in Rome. His death was confirmed by the Italian club in...

IFFHS names Barcelona ‘club of the decade’

Laliga giants, Barcelona have been named the best club of the past decade. This was according to the International Federation of Football History and...

BREAKING: FIFA extends ban on Blatter, Valcke by six years

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has been given a ban extension of six years and eight months from football, the world governing body has...
Mikel Obi in Chelsea

Mikel Obi recalls confrontations with Conte that made him leave Chelsea

Former Super Eagles star John Obi Mikel has revealed how he was disrespected by former Chelsea manager Antonio Conte before leaving for the Chinese...

David Alaba turns down Chelsea, Manchester City

Bayern Munich defender David Alaba has supposedly turned down the opportunity to move to Chelsea this summer. The versatile defender has already confirmed that he...
Barnabas Imenger is dead

JUST IN: Another ex-Super Eagles star, Barnabas Imenger is dead

Former Super Eagles midfielder and Lobi Stars team manager, Barnabas Imenger, is dead. His death was confirmed by Lobi Stars’ Media Officer, Austin Tyowua on...
Kelechi Iheanacho

Iheanacho scores twice, assists one to dump Man United out of FA cup

Nigerian and Leicester city Forward, Kelechi Iheanacho has sent the foxes to the semi-final with a scintillating double and assist that saw Leicester city...
20th National Sports Festival

JUST IN: Minister of youths and sports announces date for 20th National Sports Festival

The National Sports Festival will hold from April 2-14, 2021. This was decided after a meeting between Minister of Youths and Sports Sunday Dare...

JUST IN: Chevrolet out as Man Utd sign five-year shirt sponsorship deal with another...

Manchester United have agreed on a five-year deal with technology company TeamViewer to become their principal shirt sponsor from next season in a reported...
Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods returns home to continue recovery after accident

Golfer Tiger Woods has said he is back home and continuing his recovery after suffering severe leg injuries in a car accident last month. “Happy...
Ekiti United auto crash

Players and officials of Ekiti United involved in auto crash

Players and officials of Ekiti United Football Club of Ado-Ekiti were on Tuesday involved in an auto crash. The club’s Media Officer, Quozeem Oladapo, made...

FIFA celebrates hat-trick hero, Iheanacho

World football governing body FIFA has joined in celebrating Super Eagles star forward Kelechi Iheanacho for his hat-trick against Sheffield United in Sunday’s Premier...

Armed robbers break into Di Maria’s home, hold family hostage during PSG vs Nantes

Argentine Star forward Angel Di Maria’s family were the victims of a ‘violent robbery’ during Paris Saint-Germain’s defeat to Nantes on Sunday night, according...