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CAF CONFIDENT IN EGYPT’S READINESS FOR 2019 AFCON GAMES

The Confederation of African Football has said that it is confident Egypt will be “ready” to stage this year’s Africa Cup of Nations despite limited preparation time.


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CAF CONFIDENT OF SUCCESSFUL AFRICAN NATIONS CUP COMPETITION

The Confederation of African Football says it is confident in Egypt’s ability to host a successful African Nations Cup.


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NFF SUSPENDS ELECTIONS INTO STATE FOOTBALL ASSOCIATION BOARDS

The Executive Committee of Nigeria Football Federation has suspended elections into the boards of State Football Associations in the country.


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SUPER EAGLES COACH OPENS TEAM TO HOME-BASED PLAYERS

Super Eagles’ Coach, Gernot Rohr has started monitoring home-based players in an effort to give outstanding performers the opportunity to fight for spots in the national team.


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FRANCE SENDS CONFEDERATION OF AFRICAN FOOTBALL CHIEF TO INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT

France has extradited Patrice-Edouard Ngaissona, a member of Africa’s top footballing body to the International Criminal Court in The Hague where he faces war crimes charges.

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TENNIS PLAYER, SERENA WILLIAMS KNOCKED OUT OF ON-GOING AUSTRALIAN OPEN

Tennis star, Serena Williams says she “did not choke” after missing four match points before succumbing to Czech seventh seed Karolina Pliskova in a dramatic Australian Open quarter-final.

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NIGERIA’S FLYING EAGLES SET TO PLAY SAUDI ARABIA IN NIGER REPUBLIC

The Flying Eagles, Nigeria’s national Under-20 team will play Saudi Arabia in an international friendly ahead of next month’s Africa Under-20 Cup of Nations in Niger Republic.

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TENNIS PLAYER ANDY MURRAY ANNOUNCES EARLY RETIREMENT

Tennis Player Andy Murray says he plans to retire after this year’s Wimbledon but fears next week’s Australian Open could be the final tournament of his career.


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LEAGUE MANAGEMENT COMPANY POSTPONES FOUR NPFL MATCHES

The League Management Company has stood by its words to begin the 2018/19 season of the Nigeria Professional Football League on Sunday after it released the fixtures for the first matchday yesterday. The abridged season of the NPFL is expected to hold between January and May with 24 teams in two groups. Following the conclusion […]

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SUPER FALCONS WIN CAF WOMEN’S TEAM OF THE YEAR 2018 AWARD

Nigeria's Super Falcons have been named by the Confederation of African Football as the Women’s Team of the Year 2018. The team was announced as winner at the CAF awards in Senegal. NFF President, Amaju Pinnick received the award on behalf of the Super Falcons. ***Meanwhile, ## Mohamed Salah has won the CAF African Player […]


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