Ambode lauds Okocha, Puyol’s Contributions to Football Development

Ambode lauds Okocha, Puyol’s Contributions to Football Development From Suleiman Idris, Lagos Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday received the UEFA Champions League Trophy alongside its Ambassador and former captain of Barcelona FC of Spain, Carles Puyol in Lagos House, Alausa, Ikeja. Puyol, a three-time Champions League winner More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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NNL punish FC Zamfara for rules violating

By Amaechi Agbo The Nigeria National League, (NNL) management has punished FC Zamfara for violating rules guiding the league after their fans beat up match officials during their match against Jigawa Golden Stars More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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Golden Eaglets defeat Angola, pick Brazil World Cup ticket

By Amaechi Agbo Five-time world Champions, Golden Eaglets of Nigeria Yesterday qualified for the FIFA U-17 World Cup after they defeat hard fighting Angola in the second group match of the ongoing 2019 U-17 Africa More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 18th, 2019
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Henry Onyekuru: Why I rejected Paris Saint-Germain to join Everton

By Agencies Report Super Eagles forward Henry Onyekuru has been named the fastest player in the Turkish Super Lig. Nigeria international Henry Onyekuru has revealed that he successfully completed a medical at French More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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Amuneke sends warning to big football nations at 2019 AFCON

Tanzania’s head coach Emmanuel Amuneke Tanzania’s head coach Emmanuel Amuneke has predicted that some of the bigger names could make an early exit from June’s Africa Cup of Nations. The former Nigeria and More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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Falcons to play Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso in WAFU Cup

By Albert Akota African champions Nigeria will contend with Burkina Faso, Niger Republic and Mali in the group phase of this year’s WAFU B Women’s Tournament taking place in Abidjan, 8th – 18th May. They will More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, April 17th, 2019
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Eaglets must beat Angola to qualify for 2019 U17 World Cup in Brazil

Golden Eaglets By Albert Akota Five-time champions Nigeria will guarantee a return to the FIFA U17 World Cup finals if they overcome Angola’s U17 squad in their second match at the Africa U17 Cup of Nations in More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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U17 AFCON: Eaglets humble Serengeti Boys 5-4 in opener

Golden Eaglets By Albert Akota Nigeria edged a yo-yo 13th Africa U17 Cup of Nations opening match 5-4 in Dar es Salaam yesterday as hosts Tanzania collapsed in the latter part of the match against the five –time More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Dalung vows to support fractional NBBF board

By Albert Akota The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has expressed happiness in the conduct of the inaugural Annual General Assembly of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) held over the More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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Rohr confidents of Eagles’ AFCON trophy

By Albert Akota Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is confident on his team’s chance of winning the trophy of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after been drawn into what he labels an uneasy Group B also comprising Burundi, More...