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3 Mar 2016
Manuel Pellegrini refused to accept Manchester City's hopes of Champions League qualification are now under threat after their lacklustre 3-0 loss at Liverpool.
3 Mar 2016
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane hailed his team's effort after four of his players ended with cramps in a 3-1 win over Levante on Wednesday.
2 Mar 2016
Disgraced former FIFA president Sepp Blatter's salary will be revealed later this month, his spokesman said on Wednesday.
2 Mar 2016
UEFA on Wednesday banned Turkish champions Galatasaray from European competition for one year for breaching spending rules.
2 Mar 2016
UEFA president Michel Platini on Wednesday made a formal appeal against his six year ban from football at the Court of Arbitration for Sport, the tribunal said.
2 Mar 2016
The striker, who is on loan at West Ham United from Fenerbache, has also predicted that the team will beat the Pharaohs of Egypt in their Afcon qualifier in Kaduna later this month.
1 Mar 2016
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has disclosed that it has started a process that will see the Super Eagles beating Egypt home and away in their Gabon 2017 African Nations Cup qualifiers, which hold later this month.
1 Mar 2016
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane insists he has put Cristiano Ronaldo's outburst at his own teammates behind him as he attempts to turnaround a terrible season for the Spanish giants. Madrid sit third in La Liga, 12 points adrift of runaway leaders Barcelona, after losing 1-0 to Atletico Madrid on Saturday.
23 Feb 2016
Louis van Gaal insists Manchester United still have "a lot of chances" for success this season as they prepare to face FC Midtjylland in a make-or-break Europa League tie. United extended their FA Cup run with a comfortable 3-0 win over Shrewsbury on Monday to secure a tie against West Ham United in the quarter-finals.…
23 Feb 2016
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has said it will pay its legion of coaches as ‘soon as cash is available.’
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23 Feb 2016
The back-to-back victory by the Golden Eaglets of Nigeria in the FIFA U-17 World Cup is an indication that the country has a large pool of talents within that age grade. Here are top 10 most promising Nigerian young footballers now giving a good account of themselves in various leagues across Europe. Kelechi Iheanacho: Playing…
23 Feb 2016
FC Barcelona has concluded plans to establish its football academy in Lagos, making it first Barcelona Academy in Africa. Director of Social Area, Pau Vilanova, said yesterday during a courtesy visit to the Governor of Lagos State, Akinwunmi Ambode at the State House, Alausa. Leader of the delegation, Vilanova explained that the club had special…

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Former Anambra State governor Peter Obi has resigned his membership of the People's Democratic Party (PDP). Obi dumped the PDP days before the presidential primary elections of the party. He was one of the leading presidential aspirants of the PDP alongside former vice president Atiku Abubakar, former Senate president Bukola Saraki, Rivers State governor Nyesom…