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President Buhari congratulates Super Falcons for Winning Wafu Women’s Cup

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Super Falcons for putting up a superlative performance that saw them emerging as 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup Champions, with an unbeaten record throughout the tournament. President Buhari commends the Falcons for their fighting spirit and resplendent skills evidenced in team work, discipline and focus, which enabled them to defeat the… Read More »

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Man United to triple Rashford’s salary next season

Manchester United are willing to triple striker, Marcus Rashford’s £75,000-per-week salary next season. Daily Star reports that the Red Devils are determined to treble the England international’s wages in a bid to keep him out of the grasps of Spanish La Liga giants, Barcelona and Real Madrid this summer’s transfer window. Rashford has been heavily… Read More »

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Weah, Drogba, Samuel Eto’o’ to visit Lagos

African football legends both in Nigeria and abroad will on Saturday storm Agege Stadium in Lagos to feature in the testimonial match organised in honour of outgoing Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State. Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr Kweku Tandoh, in a statement on Thursday, said the event tagged ‘Match for Ambode’, was organised… Read More »

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Mourinho reacts as Guardiola surpasses his record

Former Manchester United boss, Jose Mourinho has broken silence after Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola surpassed his titles winning record. Mourinho has won 25 major titles during his managerial career before he was sacked by Man United last December, while Guardiola has won 26 titles and he is heading for 27 titles this weekend if… Read More »

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3SC disown player Ogini arrested by EFCC for alleged fraud in Ibadan

The management of Shooting Stars Sports Club, Ibadan, also known as 3SC, has disowned a player who claimed to be a member of the 3SC feeder team, arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged internet fraud. DAILY POST recalls that the anti-graft agency had on Tuesday said it arrested three men… Read More »

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England makes history with four clubs in European finals

The Premier League has marked its return to prominence on the European stage in a week punctuated by spellbinding drama with Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur set to meet in just the second all-English Champions League final next month. Chelsea and Arsenal then ensured the success of English teams won’t just be limited to the continent’s… Read More »

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Champions League: Why we lost to Tottenham – Ajax captain, De Ligt

Ajax captain, Matthijs de Ligt has blamed Erik Ten Hag’s men following their 3-2 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League semi-final second leg on Wednesday night at Amsterdam. Tottenham were beaten 1-0 from the first leg and Matthijs de Ligt scored after just five minutes in Amsterdam with Hakim Ziyech doubling the Dutch… Read More »