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Flying Eagles list Ikouwem Utin, Yahaya Nazifi, Effiom Maxwell for U-20 Nations Cup

Team captain Ikouwem Utin and forwards Yahaya Nazifi and Effiom Maxwell are among 21 players listed by Nigeria’s under-20 male team for the Africa Under-20 Cup of Nations in Niger Republic.
Ifeanyi Ifeanyi

Ifeanyi Ifeanyi joins Algerian club Entente Sportive de Setif

Super Eagles midfielder Ifeanyi Ifeanyi has signed for Algerian giants Entente Sportive de Setif on a two-year contract according to reports on Monday.

Mohammed Babaganaru: I expects the best of Nura Mohammed next season

El Kanemi Warriors coach Mohammed Babaganaru says he expects to get the best of Nura Mohammed in the coming season after helping the striker to rediscover himself

EFA: Egypt not interested in hosting 2019 AFCON

The Egyptian Football Association (EFA) has said that the country won’t launch a bid to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations after Cameroon were stripped as hosts of the continental showpiece.
Kano Pillars Ikenna Hillary Paul

Ikenna Paul: NPFL will suffer from players’ Super Eagles shut out

Kano Pillars midfielder Ikenna Paul says tough times lay ahead for the NPFL if the NFF and Super Eagles coaches continue to snub players on the home front.
Emeka Atuloma (left) vs Angola at 2018 CHAN

CHAN Eagles star Emeka Atuloma set to join Akwa United

Emeka Atuloma is expected to complete his transfer to Akwa United tomorrow, according to a report.
Gabriel Okechukwu (extreme left) and Michael Babatunde (extreme right) with Enyimba stars

CAFCC: Wydad Casablanca stars Gabriel Okechukwu, Michael Babatunde rally support for Enyimba

Wydad Casablanca stars Gabriel Okechukwu and Michael Babatunde have drummed up support for Enyimba ahead of tonight’s CAF Confederation Cup semifinal against Raja Casablanca in Morocco.
Kenya Victor Wanyama

Victor Wanyama: My absence against Ghana shows Kenya have enough depth

Victor Wanyama has downplayed his absence for Kenya when they beat Ghana in a Afcon qualifying match on September 8.

Imama Amapakabo to replace banned Salisu Yusuf as Super Eagles chief coach

Assistant coach Imama Amapakabo is set to be given a contract as the new chief coach of the Super Eagles in place of the banned Salisu Yusuf.

Super Eagles coach banned, fined over payment

The Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday said it had banned Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf for 12 months and fined him $5,000 (4,300 euros) for receiving cash from undercover journalists posing as agents.

Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf banned, fined $5,000 for accepting cash from agents

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have banned Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf for a year and fined $5,000 after he was found guilty of receiving cash from undercover journalists posing as football agents.
Kingsley Eduwo in action for CS Sfaxien of Tunisia

Kingsley Eduwo off to Iraq on loan after struggling in Tunisia

CS Sfaxien have shipped out Kingsley Eduwo to Iraqi club Al Najar after he failed to establish himself at the Tunisian club.
Chisom Chikatara in Egypt with agent Islam Serageldin

Chisom Chikatara excited to get career back on track in Egypt

Chisom Chikatara has said he is delighted to join Egyptian team El Gouna after a troubled stint at African champions Wydad Casablanca of Morocco.
Vincent Mashami

Vincent Mashami named as new coach of Rwanda national team

The Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) has named Vincent Mashami as the new coach of the national team.
Okiemute Odah – Plateau United goalkeeper

Plateau United’s Okiemute Odah set to join Saudi club Jeddah FC on loan

Former home-based Super Eagles goalkeeper, Okiemute Odah, is set to link up with Saudi Arabian Division One League side, Jeddah FC on a one-year loan deal from Nigeria Professional Football League champions, Plateau United.
IK Start have announced that Abubakar Ibrahim’s loan deal to Norwegian second division club HamKam has now been made a permanent transfer.

Norwegian club HamKam make Abubakar Ibrahim’s loan deal permanent

IK Start have announced that Abubakar Ibrahim’s loan deal to Norwegian second division club HamKam has now been made a permanent transfer.
Tosin Omoyele on trials at IFK Goteborg

No IFK Goteborg deal for Tosin Omoyele

Plateau United striker Tosin Omoyele will not be given a contract by IFK Goteborg after a brief trial at the Swedish club.
Christian Pyagbara has completed transfer to Avenir Sportif de Gabes of Tunisia

CHAN Eagles striker Christian Pyagbara completes transfer to Tunisia

CHAN Eagles striker Christian Pyagbara has said he is delighted after he completed his transfer to modest Tunisian club Avenir Sportif de Gabes.

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Cote d’Ivoire thrash D’Tigers to end perfect FIBA World Cup qualifiers record

Hosts Cote d’Ivoire ended Nigeria’s perfect record in the 2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers on Friday in Abidjan with a 72-46 points win.

Zinedine Zidane not affected by Chelsea ban

Chelsea’s top managerial target Zinedine Zidane has reportedly not been put off replacing Maurizio Sarri, despite the Premier League club being hit by a transfer ban.
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FIFA strips Peru of U-17 World Cup hosting rights

Peru will no longer host the Under-17 World Cup in October after being stripped of the tournament by FIFA on Friday over concerns about the infrastructure.

Troops respond swiftly as Boko Haram hit Maiduguri on election day

Nigerian troops under Operation Lafiya Dole responded swiftly in the early hours of Saturday when Boko Haram Terrorists hit Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.