Nigerian Players Scorecard: Onuachu On Target Again, Okoye Shines


 791  Hope Ejairu Nigerian players in Europe have always been putting their football acumen to bare. And this weekend was not exception, as many of them were firing on all cylinders. In the English Premier League, Alex Iwobi played 67 minutes as a right wing back, an unusual position as Leeds United defeated Everton 1 […]

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Premier League: Tottenham Back On Top As Wolves Devour Arsenal


 754  Tottenham played out a goalless draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge to go one point above Liverpool on top of the Premier League log. Wolves recovered from losing top scorer Raul Jimenez to a sickening head injury to inflict Arsenal’s third consecutive home league defeat with a 2-1 win at the Emirates on Sunday. […]

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Cavani Last-Gasp Winner Earn United Comeback Win


 191  Adeleye Akinbade-Ojo St.Mary’s Stadium witnessed another classic as Manchester United came fron 2 goals down to defeat Southampton 3-2. The Saints raced into lead through Jan Bednarek who headed home James Ward-Prowse’ corner from close range. Ralph Hassenhutl’s doubled their lead after the half-hour mark, again Ward-Prowse was on hand to convert a brilliant […]

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CAF Confederations Cup: Rivers United Fall In Mongomo


 260  Futuro Kings defied incessant pressure as it ran out bravely with a 2-1 win over Rivers United at the Estadio De Mongomo in its CAF Confederations cup preliminary round first leg. Futuro Kings who were lucky not have conceded three goals in the opening 14 minutes of the first half but went ahead just […]

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La Liga: Hazard Injured Again As Alaves Beat Real Madrid, Stingy Atletico Pip Valencia


 372  By Taiwo Ibrahim Alaves recorded a shock 2-1 win over Real Madrid at the Alfredo di Stefano Stadium to pile more pressure on Zinedine Zidane. Lucas Perez scored a fifth-minute penalty to give the visitors an early lead, Joselu took advantage of a terrible mistake from Thibaut Courtois to increase Alaves lead just after […]

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EPL: Liverpool Frustrated By VAR, Man City Run Riot Against Burnley


 541  By Taiwo Ibrahim Liverpool played out a 1-1 draw against Brighton to further dent their title hopes. It was a bad day at the office for the Reds as they conceded two penalties and had two goals ruled out. Diogo Jota gave Liverpool the lead with a fine finish on the hour mark to […]

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Simba Sports Club Arrive Jos To Face Plateau United in Sunday’s CAF Champions League match


 248  Simba Sports Club of Tanzania has arrived Jos ahead of Sunday’s CAF Champions League preliminary round first leg tie against host, Plateau United Football Club. The team which landed at the Yakubu Gowon Airport , Heipang , Jos aboard a Max Airline at exactly 5:07pm, were received on arrival by the Chairman of the […]

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Junior Ajayi Shines As Al Ahly Win CAF Champions League


 432  Former Nigeria U-23 star, Junior Ajayi played a starring role to help Al Ahly to CAF Champions League glory. He was in action for 67 minutes and made three key passes for the Red Devils. Ajayi was part of the Dream Team squad that represented Nigeria at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. Al Ahly’s […]

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Ancelotti Describes Digne Injury As An ‘Unfortunate Situation’


 261  Adeleye Akinbade-Ojo Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti has described Lucas Digne’s training injury as an ”unfortunate situation” after the French international has been ruled out for 2-3 months. “Lucas will be a big loss – he is one of the best left-backs in Europe – but we must be able to adapt.” The former AC […]

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