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Samuel Chukuwueze Set For Porto Move

Nigeria U-20 international Samuel Chukuwueze and his entourage departed Abuja for Lisbon, Portugal on Sunday to formalise his switch to Portuguese club FC Porto, Complete Sports Nigeria reports. A source said that Chukuwueze alongside his mother and Diamond Football Academy president …

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Nigeria Climbs Up To 67th In FIFA World Ranking

Nigeria moved up three places – from 70th to 67th, in the latest FIFA Coca-Cola World Ranking released on Thursday, Complete Sports Nigeria reports. The Eagles have been on a free fall in the past few months, a result which saw them …

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Kelechi Nwakali Finally Joins Arsenal

Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Nigeria youngster Kelechi Nwakali from the Diamond Football Academy in Nigeria on a five-year deal. The 18-year-old attacking midfielder has been linked with the club since January but was not formalized until Friday evening. …

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SHOCKER!! John Obi Mikel Has Officially Changed His Name

It turns out everyone’s been calling John Obi Mikel by an incorrect name all these years, reports from GiveMeSport confirm. The Chelsea star has now officially changed his name and people are very confused – because it sounds remarkably similar to what …

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Bastian Schweinsteiger Retires From International Football

Germany and Manchester United star, Bastian Schweinsteiger has announced his retirement from international football, Complete Sports Nigeria reports. Three weeks after Germany were knocked out of Euro 2016 following a 2-0 semi-final loss to France, the former Bayern Munich midfielder …

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Henry: I Still Want To Be Arsenal Manager

The former France international was due to coach the Gunners’ Under-18s side before Arsene Wenger ordered him to quit his role as a pundit for Sky Sports. Thierry Henry admits he still has his sights set on becoming Arsenal manager.The …

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Ahmed Musa – Why I Joined Leicester City

Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa has revealed why he joined Leicester City after his move to the Premier League champions was announced on Friday. Musa, who joined Leicester from CSKA Moscow for a club record £15m, told Foxes Player HD:   …

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Ronaldo Believes Portugal Will Win Euro 2016

Cristiano Ronaldo has expressed confidence that Portugal can go on and win this year’s European Championship. Portugal progressed into their second European final after defeating Wales 2-0 in Wednesday’s semi-final. Goals from Ronaldo and Nani in the second half sealed …

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Nigeria’s Eaglets Win U17 World Championship

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets have won the 2015 U17 World championship. They beat Mali 2-0 at the finals which was played in Chile in the early hours of Monday morning. Two quickfire second half goals from Victor Osimhen and Funsho Bamgboye …

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Luis Figo Withdraws From FIFA Race… Read Full Statement

Legendary Portuguese footballer, Luis Figo has confirmed today, Thursday that he has joined Michael van Praag in withdrawing from the FIFA presidential race, leaving Prince Ali as the sole candidate to challenge Sepp Blatter. Read his full statement below: “Running for president of …

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Nigeria loses To Germany In FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup Final

Awww..Nigeria’s Falconets lost to Germany in the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup final which took place on Sunday 24th August 2014 in Montreal, Canada. It was 1-0. After 90 minutes and an extra time, Lena Petermann scored for her country, defeating Peter Dedevbo‘s (Falconets coach) girls. This …

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Nigerian Eaglets Qualify For Semi Final

Nigeria has booked their place in the semi-finals of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in UAE with a 2-0 win over Uruguay in Sharjah. Taiwo Awoniyi (pictured aboved) who deputised for the injured Success Isaac – scored both goals in …

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Super Eagles Storm Addis Ababa Tomorrow Morning

  Nigeria’s Super Eagles will arrive in Addis Ababa on Saturday morning for the first leg encounter between the Super Eagles and Walya Antelopes of Ethiopia. The match is to determine the final elimination fixture, for the 2014 FIFA World Cup. NFF General Secretary, …

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