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Mahrez Wins PFA EPL Fans’ POTM Award Ahead of Iheanacho
Mahrez Wins PFA EPL Fans’ POTM Award Ahe...

Mahrez Wins PFA EPL Fans’ POTM Award Ahead of Iheanacho

Manchester City and Algerian winger Mahrez has bettered Kelechi Iheanacho and other nominees to claim the PFA Premier League Fans’ Player of the Month for March. Mahrez was announced as the winner on the PFA’s verified Twitter handle. Tottenham’s Harry Kane and Manchester United on loan... read more »

Sports Ministry Clarifies State of National Sports Festival Amid Cancellation Rumours
Sports Ministry Clarifies State of Natio...

Sports Ministry Clarifies State of National Sports Festival Amid Cancellati...

The 20 National Sports Festival, Edo 2020, is holding as scheduled with competitions going according to plan, the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has clarified. The clarification was contained in a statement issued by the Assistant Director Press Ministry of Youth and Sports Development,... read more »

Oshoala Undergoes Surgery
Oshoala Undergoes Surgery

Oshoala Undergoes Surgery

Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala has been ruled out of action for some time due to injury, her Spanish club Barcelona have confirmed. The surgery was to correct the defect on her right foot. “The player had been suffering from discomfort for a few weeks, which had caused her to miss a game,... read more »

2022 World Cup: Super Eagles Confirm Qualifying Dates
2022 World Cup: Super Eagles Confirm Qua...

2022 World Cup: Super Eagles Confirm Qualifying Dates

The dates for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers for the Super Eagles of Nigeria have been confirmed. The Super Eagles media officer, Babfemi Raji, confirmed the dates for the qualifiers which commence in June 2020. Nigeria is drawn in Group C, alongside Cape Verde, Liberia and the Central... read more »

Iheanacho A Joy To Watch - CAF 
Iheanacho A Joy To Watch – CAF 

Iheanacho A Joy To Watch – CAF 

The Confederation of African Football, CAF, has expressed delight with the performance of Super Eagles and Leicester City striker, Kelechi Iheanacho, describing him as a joy to watch. The striker has been in sublime form in recent times for both club and country, scoring a hat-trick against... read more »

AFCON Draw Billed for June 25

AFCON Draw Billed for June 25

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will find out their group opponents for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations on June 25, African News Today has gathered. The three-time African champions booked a... read more »

Iwobi Savours Super Eagles Win Against Lesotho

Iwobi Savours Super Eagles Win Against Lesotho

Super Eagles winger, Alex Iwobi has expressed delight over the team’s 3-0 triumph against Lesotho in their last game of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Tuesday at the Teslim... read more »

CAF Okay Iwobi For Super Eagles Vs Lesotho

CAF Okays Iwobi For Super Eagles Vs Lesotho

The Confederation of African Football (CAF), has given approval for Alex Iwobi to featured in today’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Lesotho at the Teslim Balogun Stadium,... read more »

AFCON Qualifier: Lesotho Arrive Nigeria Today Ahead of Tuesday Clash with Super Eagles

AFCON Qualifier: Lesotho Arrive Nigeria Today Ahead of Tuesday Clash with Super Eagles

The Lesotho national football team will arrive in Nigeria on Monday morning ahead of Tuesday’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria. African... read more »

Cape Verde Referee Duarte To Officiate Nigeria, Lesotho AFCON Qualifier

Cape Verde Referee Duarte To Officiate Nigeria, Lesotho AFCON Qua...

The Confederation of African Football has picked Cape Verde referee Fabricio Duarte to take charge of Tuesday’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations dead rubber game against the Crocodiles of Lesotho at the... read more »