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Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) took to their Twitter handle to congratulate Nigeria's Flying Eagles for picking one of the four 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup tickets after defeating Niger by a lone goal at the ongoing U-20 Africa Cup of Nations.

Flying Eagles to know World Cup opponents on Sunday

Nigeria’s U20 squad will know their group phase opponents at this summer’s FIFA U20 World Cup finals in Poland after the draw ceremony to be held inside the Gdynia Sports Arena on Sunday.

Sone Aluko Set To Join Chinese Club Beijing Renhe

Nigerian midfielder Sone Aluko is on the verge of linking up with Chinese Super League outfit, Beijing Renhe from English Championship club Reading.
Chelsea’s Italian head coach Maurizio Sarri watches from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Huddersfield Town at Stamford Bridge in London on February 2, 2019. (Photo by Ian KINGTON - AFP) -

Chelsea consider Zinedine Zidane, Frank Lampard to replace under-fire Maurizio Sarri

Pressure on the Italian is growing after a poor run of results in which the Blues have dropped to sixth in the table, been knocked out of the FA Cup by Manchester United and been humiliated in a 6-0 defeat at Manchester City.
Oghenekaro Etebo - Stoke City

Scotland ace Charlie Adam hails Oghenekaro Etebo’s impact at Stoke City

Scotland and Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam has commended Nigeria midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo for his impact at English Championship club since he arrived last summer.
Liverpool are favourites against Bayern Munich in their Champions League last-16 tie, according to Joshua Kimmich.

Joshua Kimmich: Liverpool are favourites against inconsistent Bayern Munich

Liverpool are favourites against Bayern Munich in their Champions League last-16 tie, according to Joshua Kimmich.
A single goal separated the teams and sent Wolves into the last eight. GETTY IMAGES

FA Cup: Wolves, Crystal Palace ease to quarter-finals

Wolverhampton Wanderers’ impressive season continued as they moved into the quarter-finals of the FA Cup on Sunday.
New signing Efe Ambrose is probably a couple of weeks away from being involved in Derby County’s squad, says manager Frank Lampard.

Efe Ambrose delighted to sign with Derby County

Nigerian defender Efe Ambrose says he is delighted to have joined English Championship side Derby County.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi: My family forced me out of China

John Obi Mikel has opened up on a wide range of issues in an interview with The Sun especially his move to English Championship side, Middlesbrough in the January transfer window.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi rues Middlesbrough home draw against Leeds United

John Obi Mikel is disappointed with the outcome of Middlesbrough’s Championship clash against fellow promotion chasers, Leeds United at the Riverside Stadium on Saturday.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi: Current Chelsea team lacking true leaders

John Mikel Obi believes Chelsea are missing their old guards following the team recent struggles in the English Premier League this season.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi features full-time in Middlesbrough home draw against Leeds United

Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel played a key part as Middlesbrough were held to a 1-1 draw by Leeds United in their English Championship clash at the Riverside Stadium on Saturday.

Derby County set to sign Ambrose Efe

English Championship club Derby County are set to win the race to land Nigeria defender Efe Ambrose.
Robbie Willmott

Newport stun Middlesbrough to set up dream Manchester City Cup tie

Fourth-tier Newport County pulled off another FA Cup shock by beating Championship side Middlesbrough 2-0 in a fourth-round replay on Tuesday to set up a dream tie with Manchester City.
Yannick Bolasie insists getting Villa into the Premier League his main focus

Everton’s Yannick Bolasie reveals Romelu Lukaku’s role in Anderlecht move

Yannick Bolasie has revealed how Manchester United star Romelu Lukaku's social media message inspired him to join Belgian First Division A giants Anderlecht on loan.
Dominic Iorfa

Dominic Iorfa leaves Wolves to join Sheffield Wednesday

Young defender Dominic Iorfa has completed a deadline-day move to English Championship side Sheffield Wednesday on a permanent deal from Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Leandro Bacuna

Cardiff City sign Leandro Bacuna from Reading

The midfielder has been with the Royals since moving from Aston Villa in August 2017 for a deal in the region of £3m.
Mbaye Diagne

Mbaye Diagne joins Galatasaray from Kasimpasa

Galatasaray have confirmed the signing of Mbaye Diagne on a four-and-a-half-year deal from Kasimpasa.
John Obi Mikel

Mikel Obi eager to help instil winning mentality in Middlesbrough squad

Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel is eager to help instil a winning mentality in his new Championship side, Middlesbrough.

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Female lifeless body found in Abia community

Residents of Umuabai Afara road in Umuahia the Abia state capital have been thrown into confusion as they woke up Friday morning to meet lifeless body of a yet-to-be-identified lady.
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Bayelsa says it has distributed sensitive election materials to Registration Area Centres (RACs) in the state.

Election: INEC distributes election materials in Bayelsa

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Bayelsa says it has distributed sensitive election materials to Registration Area Centres (RACs) in the state.

Last-minute campaigns move to mosques in Kwara

Barely 24 hours to the battleground for tomorrow’s Presidential and National Assembly elections, the last- minute campaigns have shifted to mosques in Kwara State.

Election: INEC distributes sensitive materials in Benue

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has distributed sensitive materials across the 23 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Benue in readiness for Saturday’s poll.
Manchester City’s Spanish manager Pep Guardiola is seen in his seat in the dug out ahead of the English Premier League football match between Huddersfield Town and Manchester City at the John Smith’s stadium in Huddersfield, northern England on January 20, 2019. (Photo by Paul ELLIS / AFP) /

Pep Guardiola sends ‘best wishes’ to Manchester City fan injured in Schalke

Manager Pep Guardiola has sent his "thoughts and best wishes" to the Manchester City fan who was assaulted following the Champions League win over Schalke in Germany on Wednesday.