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The Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano, on Tuesday gave an insight into how his second term would likely be, saying it would be “tough.” Obiano will be sworn in on March 17, 2018 following his victory in the November 18...
Nigeria Professional Football League side Enyimba International Football Club have suspended striker Christian Obiozor indefinitely and without pay until further notice. Reports had it that the notice of suspension was contained in a statement on the Aba-based club’s official website...
Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi has given reasons he and Real Madrid superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo will never share a close friendship. According to Messi, the duo do not get to spend enough time together to build the required bond. Messi and Ronaldo...
Michael Emenalo has been appointed as Monaco’s sporting director, following his exit from Chelsea. Emenalo stunned the Blues, when he announced his decision to step down as technical director earlier this month, after 10 years at Stamford Bridge. The former Nigeria...
Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi, has warned his club against signing Mesut Ozil from Arsenal next year. Messi has asked manager Ernesto Valverde, to return for Liverpool playmaker, Philippe Coutinho. Mesut signed for Arsenal in a £42.5m transfer from Real Madrid in...
The Super Eagles of Nigeria dropped nine places to 50th position on the latest FIFA ranking despite defeating Argentina 4-2 in a recent friendly. Nigeria, which were ranked 41st in the world and 5th in Africa last month, are now...
Former Super Eagles and Everton striker, Yakubu Aiyegbeni, on Wednesday announced the date of his retirement from playing football. The 35-year-old started his career with Julius Berger FC in Lagos as a teenager in the Nigerian Premier League. He was...
The Nigeria Football Federation will pay players and officials a total of $2.4m as a bonus for securing qualification for the World Cup in Russia, a spokesman said Wednesday. “The NFF have agreed to give the team $2.4m out of...
Three former football officials have been banned for life by the ethics watchdogs of FIFA. The officials are from Guam, Nicaragua, and Venezuela. FIFA said on Tuesday that they were banned as part of efforts to address widespread corruption in the...
Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane, has reacted to a reported rift going on between the team captain, Sergio Ramos and star forward, Cristiano Ronaldo. Zidane spoke ahead of the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Apoel Nicosia on Tuesday. Reports...