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Tigress Need Training Tour – Adelanwa

Veteran basketball coach, Alabi Adelanwa says he is disturbed with what he called the poor level of preparation of the female national team, D’Tigress are facing before the forth-coming All Africa Games in Congo Republic, slated for September 4 to 19 and Afrobasket in Yaoundé, Cameroun between September 24 and October 3. While sounding a note of warning that D’Tigress ...

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Supreme Court Hand Coach Tall Order

Following a change in the technical crew of Supreme Court FC of Abuja, the club’s general manager, Tolulope Oguntimehin has tasked the interim head coach, Joachim Osuji to redouble his effort and galvanize required tactical means to improve their performance in the ongoing season. Osuji has been with the team from their days in the Nigeria Nationwide League (NNWL)and assisted ...

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Awoniyi, Saviour, Yahaya On Siasia’s Train

Only three players from the Flying Eagles squad to this year’s FIFA U-20 World Cup managed to scale the hurdle of strenuous training and make the under-23 national team selection for next weekend’s Rio 2016 Olympic Games qualifier against Congo Republic, as Taiwo Awoniyi, Musa Yahaya and Godwin Saviour made it among five invited by head coach, Samson Siasia.  While ...

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Ujah Snubs China, Russia Offers

Ujah

Weder Bremen of Germany new arrival, Anthony Ujah has revealed that he could have ended up playing the coming season in Russia or China had he not opted out of offers on the table for him from both countries towards the end of last season. Speaking ahead of his first outing with Bremen in pre-season, the former Warri Wolves of ...

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Omeruo: My Parents Made Me

Chelsea of England defender, Kenneth Omeruo has put aside recent lamentations of a paltry season on loan with English lower division club, Middlesbrough, as the Super Eagles star is now singing praises to his parents, who has says made him what he is today. Omeruo raised a stir at the weekend, when he admitted in an exclusive interview with SportsDay ...

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Keshi Lacked Commitment – NFF

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have rolled out a line of factors which they say accounted for their shock decision at the weekend to do away with the services of Stephen Okechukwu Keshi as handler of the Super Eagles, tops of which they accused the coach of ‘lacking commitment’ to the job. The NFF stated as much in an official release ...

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Dabo Charges Nationwide League Buffs

Chairman of Learning FC of Bukuru, Jos, Emmanuel Dabo has charged the management of Nigeria Nationwide League (NNWL) to brace up to the challenges of proper monitoring for the last week-end matches of the on-going season. Making his views known in an interview with SportsDay over the weekend in Jos, Dabo commended the NNWL management for a well organised league ...

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Esu: No Surprise In Big Boss’ Removal

Ex-Shooting Stars Sports Club (3SC) of Ibadan handler, Godfrey Esu, has said that the Nigeria Football Association is not serious about the progress of our football that is why they take decision that are detriment to the growth of football in the country. Esu made this reaction to SportsDay, when asked about the sack of Stephen Keshi as Super Eagles ...

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Obagol Resumes Light Training

Seattle Sounders of America striker, Obafemi Akinwunmi Martins has set himself up for a return to action in Major League Soccer (MLS) next weekend, following another bout with injury, as the former Inter Milan of Italy star was spotted in training with the squad in their final round of preparations. Obagol, who is considered a strong strike livewire for Sounders ...

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Oshaniwa Ready For Scotland Challenge

-As Hearts Coach Sings Defender’s Praise Ex-AS Ashdod of Israel left-wing-back, Juwon Oshaniwa says he is ready to face head-on the new challenge bound to come his way plying his trade in Scotland, where he is nearing a deal with Hearts, whose coach, Robbie Neilson is already talking in lofty terms about the new arrival. The former Sharks of Port ...

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