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NIGERIA BEAT ETHIOPIA 2-0, GUEST COACH BLAMES RESULT ON POOR OFFICIATING

After a convincing 2-0 defeat by the Nigerian Super Eagles,Coach of Ethiopia’s national team, Sewnet Bishaw, has blamed poor officiating for his side’s defeat to Nigeria. The Super Eagles defeated the Walya Antelopes 2-1 in Addis Ababa and 2-0 in Calabar and Sewnet is of the opinion that the referee helped the hosts qualify. “It … Continue reading

CHELSEA FC STAR,MIKEL OBI DUPED OF N100 MILLION BY FRIEND

Nigerian Super Eagles and Chelsea Football Club of London star, Mikel Obi has been duped. The star was duped by a close friend who had shown him a property to buy in the country and after inspection of the said property,issued a check of N100 million to the friend to make the purchase of the … Continue reading

NIG VS ETHIOPIA:GOLDEN EAGLETS TO DISPLAY TROPHY IN CALABAR

Nigeria will display the Under-17 World Cup trophy won by the Golden Eaglets in the UAE during Saturday’s 2014 World Cup qualifier against Ethiopia. The victorious Eaglets squad will also be at the stadium to cheer their seniors to victory, according to NFF spokesman Ademola Olajire. “The Fifa Under-17 World Cup that the Eaglets won … Continue reading

Nigerian Super Eagles Takes Up Jordan in Int’l Friendly

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will face their Jordanian counterparts in an international friendly in Amman on Monday night. It is the first time both countries will go head-to-head in an international match. The African champions made the trip to Amman with players drawn from the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Chigozie Agbim, Azubuike Egwuekwe, Sunday Mba, … Continue reading

Nigeria moves Up in New FIFA Ranking

file:///SDCard/BlackBerry/pictures/Super_Eagles_FIFA.jpg.rem The Super Eagles of Nigeria have moved three places from 36th to 33rd position in the latest edition of the monthly FIFA World Ranking released Thursday morning by the world football governing body. The African champions, who are on the verge of sealing a place at next year’s World Cup, however remain static in … Continue reading

US based Nigerian Weds Top Hollywood Actress & Star in Django Unchained, Kerry Washington

United States of America based-Nigerian player in the American National Football League, Nnamdi Asomugha has made a big suprise with his marriage to top Hollywood star actress, Kerry Washington. The actress and San Francisco 49ers cornerback wed on June 24 in Blaine County, Idaho. Not only did the couple choose a remote location that was … Continue reading

Be Warned: Wayne’s not for sale! Says New Man U Boss, Moyes

David Moyes has vowed that Wayne Rooney will not be sold by Manchester United. The new Old Trafford boss faced the media on Friday for the first time since he was confirmed as Sir Alex Ferguson’s successor almost two months ago, and inevitably faced a barrage of questions about the unsettled England striker. Moyes stopped … Continue reading

Official JailBreak: Man City Player Released from Jail, to Return to Jail Again

A Manchester City youth player will return to prison after mistakenly being released on Monday four months into a 16 month sentence for killing a brother and sister while speeding in his Mercedes in central Manchester. Britain’s Prison Service said it would hold an investigation after 18-year-old Courtney Meppen-Walter was released in error. “Police have … Continue reading

Mikel close to Galatasaray move as Mourinho buys new players

Galatasaray are set to make a move to sign Chelsea’s Jon Obi-Mikel, with the 26-year-old midfielder reportedly willing to listen to the proposals of the Turkish champions. Reports in the Guardian and the Daily Mirror suggest Galatasaray will make a bid for Mikel once his Confederations Cup commitments with Nigeria have been concluded, though it … Continue reading

Nigerian Super Eagles Ready to face Tahiti in Confed Cup

Tahiti will play its first ever FIFA Confederations Cup game on Tuesday morning (AEST), when it takes on Nigeria in Belo Horizonte. The side, which qualified for the tournament after winning the Oceania Nations Cup, faces a Super Eagles team surrounded by controversy, which will only fly into Brazil two days before the match, today … Continue reading

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