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Obaseki inspects new-look Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium

The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has inspected ongoing work at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, which is being reconstructed into a modern sporting complex. The governor was joined by Nigeria’s Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare, who is in the …

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Osimhen Wins French Ligue 1 Player Of The Month

Lille forward Victor Osimhen has emerged French Ligue 1 player for the month of September 2019. The Super Eagles striker claimed 45% of total votes to emerge tops ahead of Monaco’s Islam Slimani (37%) second and Nantes’ Nicolas Pallois (18%) …

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US Boxer Day Dies From Brain Injuries after Knock Out

American boxer Patrick Day died Wednesday after suffering a serious brain injury during his knockout defeat to Charles Conwell last weekend, promoter Lou DiBella said in a statement. The 27-year-old super welterweight had undergone emergency surgery after being knocked out by Conwell on …

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Brazil force Nigeria to a 1-1 draw 

Brazil lost Neymar to an early injury scare and stuttered to a 1-1 draw with Nigeria as their post-Copa America malaise continued in Singapore. Having last month restored him to the starting XI, Paris Saint Germain will have been especially …

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