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Uzochukwu Takes Action Against Chippa

-Over Unpaid Signing Fee By South African Club Chippa United of South Africa could be in for hot soup over money they are owing former Rangers International of Enugu midfielder, Ugonna Uzochukwu, as the home-based Eagles star at the 2014 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) has dragged the club before football officials in The Rainbow Nation. Information on offer from ...

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Moses Cold Over Stoke’s Offer

–Set to Snub Begovic Combination Deal Stoke City of England winger, Victor Moses appears set to snub an offer by the club to line him up in a player-plus-cash deal with Chelsea, as the Super Eagles star has reportedly expressed misgivings with a deal that would involve The Potters’ goalkeeper, Asmir Begovic. While Moses is keen on turning his season-long ...

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Enyeama Snubs NFF Panel

-Keshi Clears Self Over CIV Application Super Eagles captain, Vincent Enyeama on Tuesday snubbed officials of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), as the Lille Metropole of France goalkeeper failed to turn up a disciplinary committee appointment ordered by the soccer governing body, but national team head coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi turned up for his part of the day’s hearing. In contrast ...

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Mikel Will Leave Chelsea – Gyan

-Blues Officials Move To Keep Eagles Star Al Ain of United Arab Emirates appear set to have Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi as one of their new players for the coming season, if the words of the oil-rich club’s Ghanaian striker, Asamoah Gyan are anything to go by. The verdict from Gyan is that Mikel will ‘definitely’ leave Chelsea this ...

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Alampasu Gets Estoril Clearance

The long-held desire of under-20 national team, Flying Eagles goalkeeper, Sunday Dele Alampasu to embark on a move to Estoril of Portugal has finally been realised, following reports that Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have cleared him for the move. Alampasu, who shot to limelight as Golden Eaglets’ first choice at the 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup in United Arab Emirates, ...

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Tanzania Pick New Coach For Eagles

Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) have moved fast to stabilise the technical crew of their national team, Taifa Stars, by naming a new coach, though in interim basis, ahead of their clash with Nigeria’s Super Eagles in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. Though the match is billed to hold in September, the TFF are not ready to drag feet on ...

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Oparanozie, Ebere Make FIFA Top-50

Despite a disappointing outing at the FIFA Women’s World cup in Canada, two players of the Nigerian national team, Super Falcons have made the competition’s top-50 list, as the global soccer governing body deems the form displayed by Desire Oparanozie and Ngozi Ebere was worthy of mention. This is in contrast with the pre-competition views of many Nigerians that Liverpool ...

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NFF Keep Knives Out For Keshi

-As Suspicion Continues Over CIV Job Saga -Officials Allege Agent Applied On June 7th The last may not have been heard about speculation at the weekend linking Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi with the job of Cote d’Ivoire’s national team, as feelers from Abuja indicate that officials of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) are still holding out against the ...

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Gyan Wants Mikel At Al Ain

Black Stars of Ghana captain, Asamoah Gyan has added his voice to recent talk about Chelsea of England midfielder, John Mikel Obi joining him at Al Ain of United Arab Emirates, and says he would be jolly well pleased to play alongside his African brother’ in the same club. Although divergent angles to the Al Ain story keep popping up, ...

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Ighalo Seeks Better Watford Deal

-Leaves Transfer Options Open Watford of England striker, Odion Jude Ighalo has revealed that his agents are in talks with the club toward the possibility of eking out a better deal for him, as he believes his status with The Hornets should be enhanced. After aiding Watford’s return to the English Premier League with a haul of 20 goals in ...

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