Etebo, Ajayi, 21 Others Make Super Eagles Squad To Face Brazil In Friendly Match

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The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday, September 26th announced a 23-man Super Eagles squad that will face Brazil national team in an international friendly. According to the squad released, Ramon Azeez and Abdullahi Shehu have been recalled while Peter Olayinka has been handed his first callup to the National […]

FIFA Awards Jurgen Klopp Best Coach 2019

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Liverpool head coach, Jurgen Klopp has been named as the world’s best coach at the 2019 FIFA Football Awards. The 52-year-old former Borussia Dortmund boss beat  Pep Guardiola of Manchester City and Mauricio Pochettino of Tottenham Hotspur to win the award at an ongoing ceremony  in Milan this evening(Sept 23).  In his acceptance speech, Klopp who earned the […]

Cristiano Ronaldo Shades FIFA Over Best Awards

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Football star, Cristiano Ronaldo took to his Instagram to make a post shading FIFA Best Awards after they awarded the 2019 FIFA Best Men’s award to Lionel Messi. Ronaldo, who was absent from the award showpiece event, immediately posted a photo of himself operating his i-pad while at home, suggesting […]

Women To Now Watch Football Games In Iran Stadiums

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Football’s governing body FIFA has been “assured” by Iran that they will lift its 40-year ban and allow women to attend a World Cup qualifying game next month. According to FIFA, the strict law against women breaches international soccer statutes prohibiting discrimination. FIFA President Gianni Infantino said in a conference on Sunday […]

Retired Brazilian Legend Ronaldinho To Feature For Santa Fe

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Brazil football legend, Ronaldinho, is temporarily coming out of retirement for Colombian side Independiente Santa Fe. The club regarded as one of Colombia’s most successful teams, having won 17 league titles announced the 39-year-old legendary footballer as the star attraction at the club’s upcoming friendly on October 17.  According to reports […]

EFCC Set To Investigate NFF Over World Cup Funds

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Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has confirmed it is conducting a new investigation into the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF. According to BBCSports, the latest investigation comes on the back of a separate case brought EFCC and one by the Special Presidential Investigation Panel The latest wide-ranging investigation is looking into […]

Messi Made Me Better! Cristiano Ronaldo Admits

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Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted that Lionel Messi made him a better player. Both players who have five Ballon d’Ors each, are regarded among the greatest footballers in the world. The Juventus forward and the Barcelona superstar are still battling for their sixth Ballon d’Or title, but Ronaldo has admitted that he would have struggled to be a top […]

Stephanie Frappart Lead Three Female Referees To Officiate UEFA Super Cup Finals

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The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) has announced a female referee Stephanie Frappart will officiate the UEFA Super Cup clash between Liverpool and Chelsea on August 14. “I have said on many occasions that the potential for women’s football has no limits and I am delighted that Stéphanie Frappart […]

Super Eagles Striker Ola Aina Thirsty For More Wins After AFCON Bronze

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Ola Aina wants a taste of more laurels with the Super Eagles following the side’s third place finish at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, reports Complete Sports. The Torino of Italy defender was dropped from Nigeria’s squad to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia but bounced […]