Emenike gets birthday wishes from CAF, NFF

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) and the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have congratulated former Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike on his 33rd birthday yesterday. Both football governing bodies sent their birthday wishes through their verified Twitter handles. CAF wrote on their handle with a short video clip of Emenike’s goals More...

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By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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Coronavirus: Abdullahi back in training with Bursaspor

Super Eagles right-back Shehu Abdullahi has expressed his delight after returning to training with his Turkish club Bursaspor. The four-tiers of football was suspended in March by the Turkish Football Federation More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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Real Betis players contract Coronavirus as LaLiga plans to resume June 20

Three first team players at La Liga club Real Betis have tested positive for coronavirus, according to Cadena Ser. This brings the total cases in the Spanish top flight to six as it plans for a return by June 20. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020
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Coronavirus: Super Eagles striker injured ahead of league resumption

Super Eagles striker Peter Olayinka will be missing in action when the league resumes in the Czech Republic in a fortnight. Olayinka cupped a serious injury as his team Slavia Prague held their maiden training session More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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Frequent player changes will cost Falcons’ African dominance, World Cup Chances – Ngozi Okobi

Stories By Amaechi Agbo Nigeria’s dominance of female football in Africa is under threat even as her chances to stake claims against European world champions appears slimmer each year with inconsistent player More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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Chidi Offo’s death is a blow to our football development – Sani Lulu

Former President, Nigeria Football Federation, Alahaji Sani Lulu Abdullahi has stated that the death of former Nigeria National League, NLL Chairman, Chidi Ofo Okenwa was a huge loss to the development of Nigeria More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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Peter Odemwingie accuses British media of sensationalism

Former Super Eagles forward Peter Odemwingie has slammed the British media for the lack of truth in their stories after the media in England sensationally reported his failed move to QPR. Odemwingie says British More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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It will be difficult to see another Rashidi Yekini – Odegbami

Super Eagles legend, Segun Odegbami, has expressed concern that lack of proper structure in football administration will make it very difficult for Nigeria to produce another striker as prolific as Rashidi Yekini. Odegbami More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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Handball federation lauds Prudent Energy on N5.5 million palliatives for clubs

By Amaechi Agbo The Handball Federation of Nigeria, HFN, has commended its partner and league title sponsor, Prudent Energy and Services Ltd for donating N5.5 to serve as palliative to the league players and clubsThe More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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La Liga confirms five new COVID-19 cases

La Liga has confirmed five new positive cases for coronavirus saying the cases are in the first and second division leagues in the country. The tests were taken as a measure for the league to resume, and 42 club More...