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Ex-Tottenham Ace Reveals What Could Decide Champions League Final

6 months ago /

Liverpool will be favourites to beat Tottenham in the Champions League final this weekend in Madrid.

Chelsea vs Arsenal: Maurizio Sarri Storms Out Of Training In Baku

6 months ago /

Maurizio Sarri stormed out of training on the eve of Chelsea's Europa League final against Arsenal in Baku.

Luiz Backs Sarri, Says He Is Doing An ‘amazing Job’ At Stamford Bridge

6 months ago /

David Luiz has backed under-pressure Chelsea boss, Maurizio Sarri, insisting the Italian is doing an ‘amazing job.’

Manchester United 'Rule Out Move' For Ajax Defender, Matthijs De Ligt

6 months ago /

Last night, it was claimed that Manchester United were 'very close' to signing  Matthijs De Ligt.

Bayern Claim 19th German Cup At The Olympiastadion In Berlin

6 months ago /

Bayern Munich clinched their 12th domestic double by beating RB Leipzig 3-0 in the German Cup final.

Eden Hazard Makes Statement On Chelsea Future

6 months ago /

Eden Hazard has been linked with a mega-money move to the Spanish capital for several years.

Commonwealth Handball Administrators Meet In Abuja

6 months ago /

Eighteen countries have arrived in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital for the Commonwealth Handball Association African group meeting billed for Saturday, May 25 and Sunday 26, 2019.

All Set For 7th Okpekpe Road Race

6 months ago /

Several A –list road race athletes from around the world are in Okpekpe in Etsako east local government area of Edo state, south-south Nigeria for Saturday’s IAAF silver label 10 km Okpekpe International Road Race.

U-20 World Cup: Mixed Reactions Trail Flying Eagles Win

6 months ago /

Mixed reactions have been trailing the Flying Eagles four-nil win over Qatar in their opening match of the 22nd FIFA under twenty World Cup, Poland 2019.

FIFA U-20 World Cup: Nigeria Off To A Flying Start

6 months ago /

Nigeria began its campaign for FIFA U-20 World Cup, Poland 2019, on a bright note with a four-nil drubbing of Qatar in the opening game of Group D.

SPORTS: FIFA U-20 World Cup Kicks Off In Poland

6 months ago /

The 22nd FIFA U-20 world cup begun on Thursday in Poland with one African country in action.

World Class Athletes Arrive For 7th Okpekpe Road Race

6 months ago /

Three world champions of Kenyan origin, Alex Korio, Simon Cheprot and Polline Wanjiku headline the list of 35 international elite athletes for Saturday’s IAAF silver label Okpekpe international 10km road race in Okpekpe, Etsako east local government of Edo state, south-south Nigeria.                

Handball Boss Happy With Nigeria’s Resurgence

6 months ago /

The President, Handball Federation of Nigeria, Sam Ocheho, believes Nigeria’s success at the continental and global stage is a result of the revamped handball league in the country.  

Ortom Consoles Lobi Stars FC Over Coach's Death

6 months ago /

The Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has commiserated with the Board, Management, staff and players of Lobi Stars Football Club, over the death of their Technical Adviser, Coach Solomon Ogbeide who died on Monday, in Makurdi.

NPFL To Observe 60 Seconds Silence To Honor Late Coach Ogbeide

6 months ago /

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) coaches, players and officials are to honour late coach Solomon Ogbeide by wearing black armbands during fixtures of Matchday 22 on Sunday, May 26.

Lobi Stars Coach Solomon Ogbeide Dies

6 months ago /

Head coach of Lobi Stars Football Club of Makurdi, Solomon Ogbeide is dead. He was confirmed dead after he slumped on Monday morning.

Korea Emerges World Taekwondo Champion

6 months ago /

The Republic of Korea emerged as overall champions at the just concluded World Taekwondo Champions, which held in Manchester between 14 and 19 May 2019.

2019 Okpekpe Road Race Garners More Support

6 months ago /

With six days to go, the Okpekpe 10 Kilometre International Road race has continued to garner support. The latest is coming from Dan Oil and Carlton hotel backing the race to sponsor women empowerment which has formed an integral part of the race for the past three years.

2019 AITEO Cup Draws Released

6 months ago /

All 128 teams in the round of 64 of the 2019 AITEO /NFF cup now know their opponents following the conclusion of the draw on Monday at the headquarters of the Nigeria football federation.

Falcons Begin Preparation For Women’s World Cup In Austria

6 months ago /

It is barely 18 days to the FIFA Women’s World Cup, France 2019 and Nigeria’s Super Falcons will begin their final preparation to the Mundial on Tuesday in Austria.