NFF denies owing Super Falcons match bonuses

The Nigeria Football Federation has denied owing players and officials of the senior women national team, Super Falcons any money, in the wake of reports earlier on Sunday that the Falcons were refusing to leave their hotel at the World Cup in France over pay dispute with the Federation. “We have paid the players and officials the entitlements due More...

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By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019
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Ambitious Lampard Must Be Wary Of Chelsea’s Vacant Seat

By Dike Imala (Sports enthusiast from Abuja) A new season and a new managerial appointment at Chelsea. Fated to walk into Europe’s most unforgiving managerial graveyard is a familiar face and former club’s servant More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Okagbare eyes 1st Diamond League Sprint win in10 years

By Albert Akota Africa’s fastest woman over the 200m, Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor will be seeking her first ever IAAF Diamond League win in the USA when the money-spinning one-day meeting train makes its seventh More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Dalung applauds Super Eagles’ victory, Consoles Falcons

By Albert Akota Immediate past Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Barrister Solomon Dalung has felicitated with the Super Eagles following their winning start to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt on More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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CAF picks Ighalo’s goal against Burundi as best of matchday-2

By Albert Akota The Confederation of African Football (CAFl has picked Odion Ighalo’s lone strike in Nigeria 1-0 win against Burundi as the best goal of matchday-two at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Ighalo More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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FIBA Africa celebrates Basketball progress in Nigeria

By Albert Akota It was a celebration of exploits of Nigerian Basketball on the global stage at the 17th FIBA Africa Congress in Mali on Saturday. The meeting presided over by Hamane Niang (outgoing President of More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 21st, 2019
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How Adam Moukhtar outsmarted Talle to emerge FCT FA Chairman

Members of the newly elected FCT FA Executive Board members being sworn Into Office after the election, yesterday By Amaechi Agbo Three times the FCT FA election was postponed. First was in December 2018 when the More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 21st, 2019
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200 Participants benefit from Regent Primary School Health Walk exercise

Not less than 200 Nigerians benefited from the inaugural Regent Primary school 5-kilometer Health Walk held in Abuja over the weekend. The health walk exercise which was sponsored by the parents of the school head More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 21st, 2019
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Nigeria, Burundi AFCON clash: Eagles hold two training session today

Ahead of Saturday’s Africa Cup Nations Group B clash with debutants, Burundi, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will today hold two training sessions behind closed doors as they intensify preparation in the quest to More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 21st, 2019
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New Kwara FA Chairman Promises To Produce professional footballers

The newly elected chairman of the Kwara State Football Association, Mallam Idris Musa has disclosed that the vision of is leadership is to make the state the hub for churning out great professional footballers. Mallam More...