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  • Wales: Bale Hits Hat Trick In Giggs First Game In Charge

    March 22, 2018 3:11 PM 40

    Ryan Giggs started his reign as Wales manager in spectacular style with Gareth Bale scoring a hat-trick in a 6-0 thrashing of China to become the nation’s leading goalscorer. The Real Madrid forward, whose every touch was cheered by an enthralled home crowd, put Wales ahead inside three minutes with a fine run and finish clipped into the top corner

  • Amuneke, Sudan’s Al Khartoum Watani Part Ways Over Unpaid Salaries

    March 21, 2018 3:40 PM 27

    Sudanese club Al Khartoum Watani have agreed to pay Emmanuel Amuneke compensation fee after both parties severed their ties on Tuesday. Amuneke who confirmed his exit from the club to, said he was owed two months salaries while in charge of the club he only joined in January. “I wasn’t sacked. The director of the club called

  • Fans To Pay Up To N22k To Watch Poland Vs Super Eagles Friendly

    March 21, 2018 3:36 PM 29

    Football fans expected to be at the the Municipal Stadium in Wroclaw on Friday to watch the Super Eagles take on Poland will pay between $55 (about N19,800) and $63 (N22,680) for the tickets. Other ticket prices for the game go for $56 (about N20,160), $57 (N20,520) and $58 (20,880) respectively according to The game is Nigeria’s first in 2018 ahead

  • Tunde Shamsudeen Resigns As Osun United’s Media Officer

    March 21, 2018 10:57 AM 28

    Osun United FC Media Officer, Tunde Shamsudeen, has resigned from his position as the club’s spokesman. The fans and players of the Omoluabi Giants are in a state of shock following Shamsudeen’s resignation. The news comes like a bolt of lightning on a sunny day for the Nigeria National League side, who are gearing up for promotion to the Nigeria Professional

  • Onazi Ready For Poland

    March 20, 2018 9:41 AM 27

    Trabzonspor midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has said he will show up at the Eagles’ camp on Tuesday ahead of Friday’s friendly against Poland. The camp opened in Wroclaw on Monday with Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr expecting almost all the 28 invited players for the game against Poland and that of the March 27 clash against Serbia in London to arrive today

  • Ogu Delighted With Winning Goal For Hapoel In Play-off Victory Over Bnei Yehuda

    March 19, 2018 3:42 PM 41

    Super Eagles midfielder John Ogu has expressed his excitement after scoring his side Hapoel Beer Sheva’s 1-0 win against Bnei Yehuda Tel Aviv in their first game of the Israeli Championship play-off on Sunday. Hapoel Beer Sheva got their play-off campaign off to a winning start with the slim win thanks to Ogu’s 31st minute goal. In response to the outcome

  • Croatia Coach Confirms Modric, Rakitic For Peru, Mexico Friendlies; Lovren Out

    March 19, 2018 3:18 PM 27

    Croatia head coach Zlatko Dalić has named his final team that would clash with Peru on 23 March and Mexico on 27 March in Dallas. The squad includes Real Madrid midfielder Luca Modric, Barcelona’s Ivan Rakitic, Inter Milan’s Ivan Perišić and Juventus Mario Mandžukić. The team will be without Liverpool’s Dejan Lovren who would be missing due to his toe injury

  • Bolt Ready For Commonwealth Games

    March 19, 2018 2:28 PM 22

    The world’s greatest athlete in history Usain Bolt is ready for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. The retired Jamaican sprint superstar will grace the track and field events in the second week of April as a celebrity spectator. The flamboyant eight-time Olympic champion will become arguably the Coast Games’ biggest drawcard, overshadowing

  • Joel Obi Is Fit To Play For Super Eagles- Salisu Yusuf

    March 19, 2018 12:55 PM 22

    Yusuf told the News Agency of Nigeria that the Italy-based striker has had been very impressive this season for his club. He described Obi as a utility player whose experience was highly in need in the Super Eagles. “Joel Obi is a very good player right from the beginning, and he was outstanding the few times he played for the Super Eagles. “He did very well, both in Inter

  • Higuain: Spain, Italy, A Good Challenge For Argentina’s W/Cup Preparations

    March 19, 2018 12:27 PM 24

    Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain believes the upcoming international friendlies against Spain and Italy will show La Albiceleste’s true potentials ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup which kicks off in Russia in June. Argentina , two-time world champions, will play the Azzurri of Italy at the Etihad Stadium in England on March 23rd before also facing