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  • Akas Confident Nigeria Will Qualify For CHAN Despite Benin Defeat
    by Nurudeen Obalola on August 15, 2017 at 1:17 pm

    By James Agberebi: Home-based Super Eagles defender Chima Akas insists Nigerians should expect a different game against Benin Republic in the second leg of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifiers at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano on Saturday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. The home-based Eagles lost 1-0 to Benin Republic last Sunday in the first leg […]

  • ITTF Nigeria Open: Assar Thanks Lagos Fans For Support
    by Gold Usenekong on August 15, 2017 at 10:08 am

    Egypt table tennis star, Omar Assar, has expressed his gratitude to Lagos fans after he won the men's singles title at the just concluded International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Challenge Nigeria Open in Lagos on Sunday. Assar defeated India’s Sarthak Gandhi in the final 4-0 (11-6, 13-11, 11-6, 11-8) to make history as the first player […]

  • Excited Ike Uche Extends Gimnastic de Tarragona Stay Until 2019
    by Gold Usenekong on August 15, 2017 at 9:57 am

    By Johnny Edward: Former Super Eagles striker, Ikechukwu Uche, has signed a new two year deal with his Spanish Segunda side, Gimnàstic de Tarragona, extending his stay until 2019 Completesportsnigeria.comreports. Uche who initially joined Gimnàstic de Tarragona on loan from Mexico's Tigres UANL last season was delighted extending his stay with the club he helped survive […]

  • CHAN Eagles: Yusuf Calls Up Plateau Captain Golbe For Suspended Okogbue
    by Gold Usenekong on August 15, 2017 at 9:30 am

    By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles assistant coach, Salisu Yusuf, has called up Plateau United captain, Elisha Golbe to replace the suspended Kalu Orji Okogbue ahead of the second leg tie of the 2018 African Nations Championship qualifier against Benin Rebuplic at the Sani Abacha Stadium Kano, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Golbe replaces the Rangers defender who received a second yellow card […]

  • Ladan Bosso: El-kanemi Back On Track For Continental Ticket
    by Gold Usenekong on August 15, 2017 at 8:42 am

    By David Meshioye: El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri head coach Ladan Bosso believes their Sunday’s 2-0 home win over Ifeanyiubah has kept the Maiduguri-based club in contention for a continental football spot next season, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Still basking in the euphoria of his side’s win over hard-fighting Ifeanyiubah, the former Wikki Tourist manager said the win will go a long […]

  • CHAN Qualifiers: Benin Coach Uncomfortable With Marginal 1st Leg Win Vs Nigeria
    by Gold Usenekong on August 15, 2017 at 8:02 am

    By James Agberebi: Head Coach of Benin Republic home-based national football team, Oumar Tchomogo, says that he is not satisfied with his team's slim 1-0  win against the home-based Super Eagles in the first leg of their  2018 CHAN play-offs in Cotonou on Sunday. Benin Republic took 1-0 advantage going into second leg courtesy of an […]

  • Nigeria Stars Battle For UCL Group Stage Spots
    by Gold Usenekong on August 15, 2017 at 7:58 am

    By Johnny Edward: Four Nigeria internationals; Aaron Samuel, Emmanuel Emenike, John Ogu and Anthony Nwakeame will on Tuesday and Wednesday fight in the playoffs of UEFA Champions League with their respective clubs,  for places in he group stages of the competition,  Completesportsnigeria.com reports.‎ Aaron Samuel will look to build on his goal scoring feat in the Third Round of the competition […]

  • Pinnick Blames Ref For Cotonou Defeat, Disappointed In Home Eagles
    by Nurudeen Obalola on August 14, 2017 at 10:40 pm

    By James Agberebi in Cotonou: Photo by Ganiyu Yusuf: Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick has blamed the home-based Super Eagles’ defeat to Benin Republic in the first leg of their 2018 CHAN qualifier in Cotonou to poor officiating, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Benin Republic were awarded an 89th minute penalty converted by their skipper Seibou Mama […]

  • Ex-Official: Ronaldo Deserves Five-Match Ban For Pushing Ref
    by Nurudeen Obalola on August 14, 2017 at 10:34 pm

    Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo deserves the five-game ban he has been given in Spain, former referee Dermot Gallagher has claimed. The Portugal captain was handed the ban on Monday after he pushed the referee during the 3-1 Spanish Super Cup first leg win over Barcelona at Camp Nou. Ronaldo had not taken kindly to […]

  • Olympic Eagles Striker Sadiq Close To Torino Deal
    by Nurudeen Obalola on August 14, 2017 at 9:51 pm

    By Johnny Edward: AS Roma’s Nigerian striker Umar Sadiq is reportedly on the verge of joining Italian Serie A club Torino on a one-year loan deal. Sadiq, who spent last season on loan at Bologna where he featured in just seven games due to injuries, is expected to undergo a medical with Torino on Tuesday. […]

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