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AFCON 2019: Ighalo Wins Golden Boot Award

China-based forward scored five goals to capture the award and help the Super Eagles of Nigeria win a record 8th bronze medal at Africa’s flagship tournament. Ighalo who was the highest goal scorer during the 2019 AFCON qualifiers opened his …

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Mikel Retires From National Team

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has announced his retirement from the national team. The 32-year-old retired after the Super Eagles of Nigeria took the third position at the 2019 AFCON. In a post on his verified Instagram handle, he said, …

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NFF President Amaju Pinnick Removed As CAF 1st Vice President

Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnck has been removed as Confederation of African Football (CAF) 1st vice president. Amaju-Pinnick- The decision was taken during the body’s Executive Committee meeting in Cairo on Thursday. “Breaking: @PinnickAmaju has been removed as @CAF_Online 1st Vice-President. The …

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Nigeria Beat Tunisia To Win AFCON Bronze Medal

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have won their eighth bronze medal of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Nigerian forward Odion Ighalo handed Gernot Rhor’s side victory with his second-minute goal in the third-place match against Tunisia at the Al …

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Halep Shocks Serena To Win Wimbledon Title

Simona Halep torpedoed Serena Williams’s latest bid to capture a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam on Saturday when she stormed to a sensational victory in a 56-minute Wimbledon final. The 27-year-old Romanian captured her second career major with a 6-2, 6-2 …

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Antoine Griezmann Signs For Barcelona

Barcelona announced the signing of Antoine Griezmann on Friday after the Spanish champions paid La Liga rivals Atletico Madrid the 120 million euro ($135 million) release clause required to sign the World Cup winner. “The player will sign a contract …

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Griezmann Close To Barca Move – Reports

 Atletico Madrid’s World Cup winner Antoine Griezmann is nearing a transfer to Barcelona, according to reports on Thursday in his native France and in Spain. Spanish newspaper Mundo Deportivo says the Catalans will pay Griezmann’s release clause of 120m euros …

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