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Rio Olympics: Men’s football quarter-final pairings

by Nan, Below are  the pairings for the quarter-finals round of the Rio Olympics men’s football event, with the matches scheduled for Saturday: Portugal vs Germany in Brasilia at the Estadio Nacional at 13.00hrs Nigeria vs Denmark in Salvador at …

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It’s a dream come true – Aruna Quadri

On the eve of his 28th birthday, Aruna Quadri gave himself a befitting gift after etching his name in the annals of Olympic Games history as the first African to play in the quarterfinal of the men’s singles of Rio …

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Manchester United Win Community Shield

‎ By NAN — Jose Mourinho began his reign as Manchester United manager with a trophy on Sunday as Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s late header beat Leicester in the FA Community Shield at Wembley. Jesse Lingard, who scored the final goal of …

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Juventus approve Pogba medical at United

France midfielder Paul Pogba’s transfer to Manchester United moved a step nearer on Sunday as Juventus granted him permission to undergo a medical. “Yes Pogba has been authorised to undergo a medical at Manchester,” a club spokesman said. The 23-year-old …

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Siasia: My boys are miracle workers

Nigeria U-23 team’s Head Coach, Samson Siasia has described the performance of his players that saw them beating Japan 5-4 in their opening game of the football event of the Rio Olympics barely five hours after arriving Manaus as a …

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Nigeria wins Japan 5-4

Nigerian Olympic male football team, popularly called the Dream Team, on Friday, beat the Japanese U-23 side 5 goals to 4, in a pulsating encounter which held at the Manaus Stadium, in Brazil. The Coach Samson Siasia tutored boys defied …

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Heartland FC to appeal LMC sanctions

Owerri – The Heartland FC of Owerri has threatened to appeal the sanctions imposed on the club recently by the League Management Company (LMC) for fan violence. The Executive Chairman of the club, Mr Goodfaith Etuemena, told the News Agency …

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