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Akwa United unveil new coach & 15 players

Akwa United unveil new coach & 15 players

Sport October 28, 2019 at 6:21 pm 0 comments

Akwa United unveiled former Golden Eaglets coach John Obuh and 15 players ahead of the 2019-20 Nigeria Professional Football League season.
The 59-year-old Ohafia born tactician and Duke Udi take over the Promise Keepers on Monday as the Uyo based side set

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UniCal take away 2019 HiFL Cup

UniCal take away 2019 HiFL Cup

Sport October 27, 2019 at 1:10 pm 0 comments

University of Calabar (UniCal) defeated the 2018 winners, University of Agriculture Makurdi (UAM) 5-4 after a penalty kicks shootout, following a 1-1 draw, to win the 2019 Higher Institutions Football League (HIFL).
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported that the 2019 final match played at the Agege Stadium was

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350,000 Protesters Flood Barcelona for Separatist ‘Freedom’ Rally

350,000 Protesters Flood Barcelona for Separatist ‘Freedom’ Rally

Sport October 27, 2019 at 6:09 am 0 comments

 
Around 350,000 people rallied in downtown Barcelona on Saturday, turning the streets into a sea of independence flags in the latest mass protest against Spain’s jailing of nine separatist leaders.
The turnout figure was given by the local police as vast crowds packed into a wide avenue running between

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Asisat Oshoala on song as Barcelona women thrash Madrid

Asisat Oshoala on song as Barcelona women thrash Madrid

Sport October 26, 2019 at 8:10 pm 0 comments

Asisat Oshoala was on song Saturday as she inspired FC Barcelona Femeni to thrash Madrid Femenino 4-0 in their Primera Division league, scoring twice.
Oshoala scored in the 43rd minute in the first half and a minute after the resumption of the second half, she scored again.
Her teammate Jennifer

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Stephen Odey scores as Liverpool run riot in Belgium

Stephen Odey scores as Liverpool run riot in Belgium

Sport October 23, 2019 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain struck two long-range goals – his first strikes since April 2018 – to put the Reds into a two-goal lead.
Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah further added to the scoreline, though Genk had something to cheer when Nigerian striker Stephen Odey grabbed a late consolation.
Liverpool now sit

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Chukwueze to battle Felix, & 8 others for Kopa Trophy Award

Chukwueze to battle Felix, & 8 others for Kopa Trophy Award

Sport October 22, 2019 at 11:25 am 0 comments

Super Eagles forward Samuel Chukwueze will battle Atletico Madrid’s Joao Felix, Jason Sancho of Borussia Dortmund, Arsenal’s Matteo Guendouzi, Vicinus Jr of Real Madrid and five others for the Ballon d’Or award for the best U21 player of the year.
The 20-year-old Umuahia-born who has scored two goals in eight

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