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Senegal-Brazil Friendly Ends In a Draw

Sport October 10, 2019 at 5:45 pm 0 comments

Famara Diedhiou scored from the spot to cancel opener Roberto Firmino as Senegal held Brazil to 1-1 draw at the Singapore National Stadium on Thursday afternoon.
Neymar was unable to mark his 100th Selecao appearance with a goal against the Teranga Lions

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Golden Eaglets depart to Brazil for FIFA U-17 World Cup

Golden Eaglets depart to Brazil for FIFA U-17 World Cup

Sport October 10, 2019 at 11:16 am 0 comments

Golden Eaglets depart Nigeria to Brazil for FIFA U-17 World Cup, which takes place from October 26 to November 17.
Coach Manu Garba had wanted to travel with at least 30 players to Sao Paulo for a training camp ahead of the tournament due to financial difficulty with NFF as

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Lille director reveals Osimhen won’t stay long in Ligue 1

Lille director reveals Osimhen won’t stay long in Ligue 1

Sport October 9, 2019 at 11:16 pm 0 comments

Lille sporting director Luis Ocampos has revealed that Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen won’t stay long at Stade Pierre Mauroy.
The 20-year-old Nigeria international has enjoyed a blistering start to his career with Les Dogues after scoring seven goals and create two assists in nine Ligue 1 appearances for the

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Tammy Abraham: “England will Walk Off If They Hear Racist Abuse”

Tammy Abraham: “England will Walk Off If They Hear Racist Abuse”

Sport October 9, 2019 at 11:13 am 0 comments

Tammy Abraham says England are prepared to walk off the pitch if they are targeted by racist abuse in their Euro 2020 qualifiers this week.
England face the Czech Republic on Friday – then play Bulgaria on Monday in a partially-closed stadium because of fans’ racist behaviour in June.
“If

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Just IN: Ola Aina out of Super Eagles friendly with Brazil

Just IN: Ola Aina out of Super Eagles friendly with Brazil

Sport October 9, 2019 at 9:29 am 0 comments

Torino of Italy wing back Ola Aina is out of Sunday’s international friendly between Nigeria’s Super Eagles and Brazil in Singapore, the Nigerian Football Federation tweeted on Wednesday.
According to the NFF, Aina picked up an injury after a domestic accident and will not be available.
Aina is among the

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Nigerian stars to hit Singapore on Wednesday for Brazil tie

Nigerian stars to hit Singapore on Wednesday for Brazil tie

Sport October 8, 2019 at 7:50 pm 0 comments

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will arrive in Singapore on Wednesday ahead of the international friendly against Brazil October 10.
Three-time African Champions are taking on five-time world champions on Sunday just a few days after battling another the continent opponent Senegal in respectively in two international friendlies at the National Stadium.
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