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Oliseh names 19 for Oct 5 CHAN qualifying fixture

Super Eagles manager, Sunday Oliseh has invited 19 domestic professionals for next month’s African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifying fixture against Burkina Faso. The domestic lads are expected to commence camping in Port Harcourt on Monday, October 5. Top joint-scorer in the ongoing Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), Tunde Adeniji is …

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AAG 2015: Okagbare denies rift with AFN

Nigerian sprint sensation, Blessing Okagbare, has pledged to always put Nigeria’s interest upper most in her mind. Okagbare said this) in Brazzaville, after leading Team Nigeria 4×100 metres relay to winning gold at the ongoing 11th African Games in Brazzaville. “Sometimes things don’t go as planned but, as a patriotic …

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Zenith Bank committed to developing grassroots football in Nigeria — CEO Amangbo; unveils partnership with NFF

Leading financial institution, Zenith Bank Plc, has announced a novel plan to engineer football growth and development in the country with a unique partnership with the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) geared towards capacity building programmes. Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Peter Amangbo told a delegation of the NFF top …

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Ngozi Ebere joins PSG Ladies in France

Super Falcons defender, Ngozi Ebere has signed for Paris Saint Germain Ladies from local side Rivers Angels in the 2015-16 football season; the French club announced on its website on Monday. The 24-year-old defender has been on the club’s radar before the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada in June. …

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