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Olympic Eagles Step Up Drills In Asaba

Nigeria’s under-23 national team, Olympic Eagles stepped up their drills in Asaba, Delta State on Sunday, just few hours after their delayed return from Khartoum to Abuja, where they stayed for two days, before relocating to ‘The Big Heart,’ ahead of Tuesday’s reverse fixture of their African championship qualifier against …

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Enyimba Stadium Gets CAF Approval For Champions League

The Confederation of African Football, (CAF) has granted the Enyimba Stadium an exceptional approval to host next weekend’s Champions League fixture against Al Hilal. The decision by Africa’s football governing body was conveyed in a letter signed by its deputy general secretary, football and development, and addressed to the general …

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Awoniyi, Faleye, Olabiran Rate Poor Against Sudan

The foreign-based trio of Taiwo Awoniyi, Sunday Faleye and Blessing Olabiran have been rated poor in their performances against Sudan during Thursday’s Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualifier. The Nigerian under-23 squad, Olympic Eagles, lost the game 1-0 in Omdurman, and pundits have now gone to town citing Awoniyi, Faleye …

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Maduka Can Become Eagles’ First Choice – Rohr

Super Eagles’ coach, Gernot Rohr has taken a daring approach to his decision to invite Fortuna Dusseldorf b-team goalkeeper, Maduka Okoye for next week’s international friendly against Ukraine, despite the half-caste lad plying his trade in the fourth-tier of German football. While heated debate and caustic comments keep trailing Okoye’s …

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