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Osimhen Scores Twice As Napoli Crush Bayern Munich
Osimhen Scores Twice As Napoli Crush Bay...

Osimhen Scores Twice As Napoli Crush Bayern Munich

Victor Osimhen scored twice, as Napoli hammered Bayern Munich 3-0 in a pre-season friendly on Saturday. After scoring the winner against Serie C club Pro Vercelli last weekend, the Super Eagles striker led the Partenopei’s attack again in Munich. Osimhen netted his two goals within two... read more »

 D’Tigers Coach Vows Not To quit After Olympic Ouster
D’Tigers Coach Vows Not To quit After Ol...

D’Tigers Coach Vows Not To quit After Olympic Ouster

Mike Brown, coach of Nigeria’s men’s basketball team has vowed not to leave his position as D’Tigers coach after they failed to progress further in the ongoing Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games on Saturday. D’Tigers lost all three of their group games to favourites Australia, Germany and Italy,... read more »

Okagbare Reacts After Disqualification, Blasts Nigerian Sports Administrators
Okagbare Reacts After Disqualification, ...

Okagbare Reacts After Disqualification, Blasts Nigerian Sports Administrato...

Nigerian star athlete Blessing Okagbare, has reacted after she was disqualified from the 2020 Tokyo Olympics for doping, calling out sports administrators in Nigeria. Okagbare’s suspension comes barely 48 hours after 10 other Nigerian athletes were disqualified from the Olympics for failing to... read more »

Blessing Okagbare Banned From Tokyo 2020 Olympics For Doping
Blessing Okagbare Banned From Tokyo 2020...

Blessing Okagbare Banned From Tokyo 2020 Olympics For Doping

Nigerian distinguished athlete, Blessing Okagbare, has been provisionally suspending for doping on Saturday. The suspension comes ahead of her scheduled participation in the semi-finals of the women’s 100m this evening. It was communicated in a press statement by the Athletics Integrity Unit,... read more »

Tokyo Olympics: Impressive D’Tigress Narrowly Lose To USA
Tokyo Olympics: Impressive D’Tigress Nar...

Tokyo Olympics: Impressive D’Tigress Narrowly Lose To USA

D’Tigress fell to a 81-72 defeat to the United States of America in their opening game at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Tuesday morning. The Nigerian Ladies put up a brave fight in the encounter but struggled to contain the Americans who has much bigger players in their team. It was the 50th... read more »

Tokyo 2020: Coach Enofe Lauds Toko’s Improvement In Rowing

Tokyo 2020: Coach Enofe Lauds Toko’s Improvement In Rowing

Regina Enofe, coach of Nigeria’s only representative in the rowing event at the Tokyo Olympics, Esther Toko, has commended the performance of the 19-year-old after she finished fifth in... read more »

Eto’o Recalls Sydney 2000 Gold Medal Win

Eto’o Recalls Sydney 2000 Gold Medal Win

Slightly over two decades after  Cameroon followed Nigeria to win a back-to-back  Olympic soccer gold medal for Africa, Samuel Eto’o Fils , the four-time African Footballer of the... read more »

My Two Daughters Play Like Me, Super Falcons Call-up Good – Peter Ijeh

My Two Daughters Play Like Me, Super Falcons Call-up Good – Peter Ijeh

Peter Ijeh, a former Nigeria international, says that his two daughters, Eveyln and Josephine, possess some skills similar to his and can be great in their football careers, adding that... read more »

Ugandan Athlete Missing in Japan Spotted on CCTV

Ugandan Athlete Missing in Japan Spotted on CCTV

A Ugandan athlete who went missing in Japan on July 16 after failing to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics has been spotted at Nagoya Station in central Japan by CCTV, news... read more »

Iheanacho Sets Goal Target For Leicester Ahead of New Season

Iheanacho Sets Goal Target For Leicester Ahead of New Season

Leicester City forward, Kelechi Iheanacho hopes to improve on his goal tally for his club in the upcoming season after catching the eye with series of impressive performances that helped the Foxes... read more »