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Bosso names 20 for WAFU U20 Cup of Nations   

Bosso names 20 for WAFU U20 Cup of Nations  

Head Coach Isa Ladan Bosso has picked his 20-man squad that will contest for the WAFU B Cup of Nations title at the tournament taking place in Porto Novo, Benin Republic next month. The competition,…

Maradona wanted to be embalmed and put on show, friend says

Maradona wanted to be embalmed and put on show, friend says

    Few people had the power to say no to Diego Maradona in life but his family appear to have put their foot down on an unusual last request. Maradona, who died from a…

Europa League: Rangers must wait after losing two-goal lead to Benfica

Europa League: Rangers must wait after losing two-goal lead to Benfica

*Napoli beat Rijeka while remembering Diego Maradona Rangers suffered another late collapse against Benfica as Steven Gerrard’s side missed out on the chance to plant one foot in the Europa League’s last 32. They looked to be on…

Europa League: Mourinho praises ‘team player’ Alli after emphatic Ludogorets win

Europa League: Mourinho praises ‘team player’ Alli after emphatic Ludogorets win

*Arsenal win, Leicester draw Jose Mourinho described Dele Alli as a “team player” after the out-of-favour playmaker’s performance helped Tottenham to the brink of qualification for the Europa League knockout stage thanks to a 4-0…

Maradona: 1960 – 2020: How I marked Maradona at the World Cup – Oliseh

Maradona: 1960 – 2020: How I marked Maradona at the World Cup – Oliseh

Ex-international, Sunday Oliseh, has described as a shock the death of Argentina great, Diego Maradona, who died of cardiac arrest on Wednesday at the age of 60. Oliseh as Nigerian defensive midfielder at the 1994…

Lalong optimistic of Plateau United’s victory

Lalong optimistic of Plateau United’s victory

Ahead of the of the CAF Champions League match between Plateau United and Simba SC football club of Tanzania, scheduled to hold at the Zaria Road Stadium in Jos, Governor Simon Lalong on Wednesday visited…

CAFCC: Rivers Utd depart for Equatorial Guinea Friday

CAFCC: Rivers Utd depart for Equatorial Guinea Friday

Rivers United will depart for Equatorial Guinea on Friday 27th November for the 1st leg of their preliminary round CAF Confederation’s cup tie against Futuro Kings on Saturday. The team will depart for the city…

2021 FIBA Afrobasket: D’Tigers in good start

2021 FIBA Afrobasket: D’Tigers in good start

D’Tigers, the country’s male basketball national team, started their 2021 FIBA qualifiers with 76- 56 win over South Sudan on Thursday. Nigeria took the first quarter 22-17, leads after half time with a 46-29 scoreline,…

GOtv Boxing Night 21 takes centre stage today

GOtv Boxing Night 21 takes centre stage today

A feast of explosive boxing action awaits fans across Africa, as GOtv Boxing Night 21 takes place today at the Rowe Park Sports Centre, Lagos. The event, which will be broadcast live on SuperSport Select…

FIFA: Maradona made love football

FIFA: Maradona made love football

FIFA President, Gianni Infantino yesterday mourned the death of football icon, Diego Maradona. He said: “What Diego has done for football, for making us love this beautiful game is unique. He deserves our eternal gratitude…