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Lille Seal Champions League Qualification, Brest Join Metz In Ligue 1

Lille’s place in the Champions League qualifying rounds has been confirmed following Saint-Etienne’s defeat to Montpellier, while Brest have joined Metz in being promoted to Ligue 1. Christophe Galtier’s Lille...

Brendan Rodgers: Kelechi Iheanacho Still Part Of My Plans

Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers remains satisfied with Kelechi Iheanacho’s input and would consequently retain him in his squad for the coming season. Iheanacho has not been spared by fans...

UEFA Defends Ticket Allocation For Europa League Final

UEFA has defended its decision to allocate only 6,000 tickets respectively to Chelsea and Arsenal for the Europa League final in Baku. Arsenal’s 7-3 aggregate win over Valencia and Chelsea’s...

Long-serving Jason Puncheon To Leave Crystal Palace

Jason Puncheon will leave Crystal Palace at the end of the season, the Premier League club have confirmed. Puncheon initially joined Palace on loan from Southampton in 2013 and made...

Brighton Captain Bruno Calls Time On Career

Brighton and Hove Albion captain Bruno will retire from playing after this weekend’s Premier League match against Manchester City. The 38-year-old has made 234 appearances for Brighton since joining from...

West Ham United inflict first defeat on Tottenham at new home

Tottenham Hotspur suffered their first defeat at their new stadium after Michail Antonio gave West Ham United a 1-0 win in the Premier League on Saturday. Tottenham made a number...

Bundesliga: Dortmund’s title hopes dented by shock 2-4 home loss to Schalke

Borussia Dortmund suffered a severe setback in the Bundesliga title race as their shock 2-4 home loss to lowly Schalke 04 in the Ruhr Valley derby on Saturday left...

Tiger Woods wins the Masters for 15th major title

Tiger Woods won the 83rd Masters on Sunday, capturing his 15th major title to cement an epic return from scandal and injuries that once threatened his career. Woods, who started...

Infantino Urges Kuwait To Host 2022 World Cup Matches

FIFA president Gianni Infantino met Kuwait’s emir Sunday, state media said, amid reports the Gulf state is in talks to host matches to support Qatar during the 2022 World...

Bundesliga: Bayern Munich Back On Top After Duesseldorf Defeat

Champions Bayern Munich eased past hosts Fortuna Duesseldorf 4-1 on Sunday to go a point clear at the top of the Bundesliga. French winger Kingsley Coman scored twice to help...

See The Countries Nigeria Will Face In This Year’s African Cup Of Nation

The draw for this years's African Cup of Nations has been released as Nigeria is set to meet other countries in the tournament.

Fasting & Exercise Help Body Cells Fight Diseases – Study Reveals

Nigerians who exercise and fast all the time have been justified by a new study which revealed that doing so can help he body cells fight diseases.

Nigeria Football Agents Hold Summit, AGM In Lagos

Football Intermediaries Association of Nigeria (FIAN) are set to host a summit with the theme “Best International Practices in Approaching Football Business,” this weekend in Lagos. This gathering of Nigerian...

How I Was Told To Join A Cult In Order To Get Political Position...

Former Nigerian football star, Taribo West has spoken out about how he was asked to join a cult in order to get a political position.

Breaking News: 24-Team Club World Cup To Replace Confederations Cup – FIFA

The plan to expand the Club World Club Cup to 24 teams in 2021 has been revealed by the FIFA president.

Real Madrid Make First Contact For 100 Million Pounds Hazard

Real Madrid have signalled their intent to secure the £100 million ($132m) summer signing of Chelsea star Eden Hazard, Goal understands. Their interest in the Belgian represents the first proper...

B-R-E-A-K-I-N-G: Ex-NFF Scribe, Taiwo Ogunjobi Is Dead

Former Secretary General of the Nigeria Football Federation, Chief Taiwo Joseph Ogunjobi, is dead. Ogunjobi’s media aide, Tunde Shamsudeen, disclosed this in a brief telephone chat on Monday. “My ‘dad’ is...

UK Police Say Body From Plane Wreckage Identified As Emiliano Sala

A body retrieved from the wreckage of a crashed plane in the English Channel has been formally identified as Cardiff City’s Argentina-born football player Emiliano Sala, British police said...

Soccer Star, Ahmed Musa Loses Mum

Super Eagles winger, Ahmed Musa, has announced the death of his mother. The 26-year-old soccer star broke the news on Thursday in a post on Twitter. He tweeted: “What a sad...

Man Loses Eye In Quest For Spiritual Power To See Lottery Numbers

A 27 year-old man has lost an eye in his quest for spiritual powers to help him win lottery games. The victim, Emmanuel Okachi, reportedly sought help from a witchdoctor...

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Pastor petitions police over abduction of wife, children

An Abuja pastor, Isaac Pada, has petitioned the Federal Capital Territory Commissioner of Police over the alleged abduction of his wife, Precious, and...

Diogo Jota: Harry Maguire’s £80 million transfer fee is hard to explain

Wolves attacker Diogo Jota has claimed Harry Maguire’s £80 million ($97m) transfer to Manchester United is ‘hard to explain’. The defender completed his much-anticipated...

Police parade suspected 166 robbers, kidnappers, others in Kano

Kano State Police Command has paraded 116 suspected criminals accused of various crimes that include kidnapping, armed robbery and drug peddling along with arms...

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