Ighalo Enjoys win with Manchester United

Ighalo-Ole Former Nigeria international, Odion Ighalo, enjoyed another cameo appearance with Manchester United on Sunday as the Red Devils romped to a 3-0 win over Watford in their Premier League tie at Old Trafford. Ighalo, as it has been the case in the past games, came on as a replacement for French forward Anthony Martial. Ole Gunnar Solksjaer introduced More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Oritsemeyiwa gets minister’s support for USA scholarship trip

Ineh Oritsemeyiwa Fortune has smiled on young Nigerian Junior Olympic Triple Jump athlete Ineh Oritsemeyiwa with the Minister of Youth and Sports Mr Sunday Dare providing him ticket to pursue further study side More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Edo 2020: Stakeholders commend FCT Minister on early release of fund

Stakeholders in Federal Capital Territory have commended the FCT Minister, Musa Bello on timely approval of fund for team FCT ahead of National Sports Festival scheduled for Edo state. Some stakeholders who have More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Mourinho rules Son out of season with broken arm

Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho has ruled Heung-Min Son Out of the rest of the season due to a broken arm sustained in the game against Aston Villa on Sunday. Son will require surgery on the injury, which More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Fury ponders points win against Wilder in Las Vegas

Tyson Fury says a point’s defeat against Deontay Wilder is impossible as his style of boxing suits Las Vegas. Fury, 31, drew with Wilder in Los Angeles in 2018 and he hopes to avoid controversy by securing a knockout More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Pinnick defends Yobo’s appointment as Super Eagles’ assistant coach

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick has defended the choice of Joseph Yobo as assistant coach of the senior national team, amid a huge public outcry over his appointment last week. The former More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Laloko condemns Yobo’s appointment as Super Eagles’ assistant coach

Former Nigeria Football Federation head of technical department, Kashimawo Laloko has criticised the soccer house on the decision to appoint Joseph Yobo as assistant coach of the Super Eagles. The former captain, More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
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Clijsters shines in comeback defeat by Garbine Muguruza

Kim Clijsters produced a remarkable display in her first WTA match in nearly eight years, which ended in a 6-2 7-6 (8-6) defeat by Australian Open finalist Garbine Muguruza in Dubai. The Belgian, 36, went toe-to-toe More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
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Athletes insist on Payment of allowances owed by former AFN boss

Nigeria track and field athletes have demanded for the payment of all allowances owed by the impeached president of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Ibrahim Shehu Gusau. The athletes made the demand in Akure More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 18th, 2020
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Amokachi to replace Bewarang as NFF Technical Director

Nigeria Football Federation may soon announce former Super Eagles assistant coach Daniel Amokachi as its new Technical Director, to replace Bitrus Bewarang who holds the position presently. Feelers from the Glass More...