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Meet Eche, 11-year-old Nigerian football freestyler who set Guinness World record

Chinonso Eche, an 11-year-old football freestyler, is making the headlines after setting the record for the most consecutive football touches in one minute while balancing another football on the head. According to Guinness World Records, the precocious chap holds the record as the youngest person with “most consecutive football (soccer) touches in one minute while […]

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Cyprus football to resume as referees end strike

Professional football matches will resume in Cyprus after referees ended a strike over a bomb attack against one of their members, authorities said Monday. All games were postponed across all divisions at the weekend, following a bomb attack on a referee’s car in the southern coastal city of Larnaca. Referees ended their walkout after reassurances […]

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Again, Erema FC clinches Total E&P annual football tournament

 By Egufe Yafugborhi, Port-Harcourt Perennial champions, Erema Football Club (FC) have again grabbed the annual Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC and Total E&P Nigeria Limited Football Tournament for Oil Mining Lease (OML) 58 host communities in Rivers state. At the 17th edition’s final staged at the Obite Civic Center, Ogba-Egbema-Ndoni Local Government Area, the defending […]

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JOIN THE VIBE THIS SATURDAY, 18TH JANUARY 2020 AT THE GUINNESS NIGHT FOOTBALL, ABUJA

Guinness is pleased to announce the next iteration of the ongoing campaign, Guinness Night Football, set to kick off at the nation’s capital, Abuja, on December 18, 2020. Following its success in Lagos and Enugu, the Abuja event promises to deliver one of a kind, bold and unconventional football and football-themed activities, designed to give […]

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Tammy Abraham says Chelsea will bring ‘beautiful football’ to Stamford Bridge

Tammy Abraham Tammy Abraham insists Chelsea will play “beautiful football” at Stamford Bridge for the rest of the season after finally ending their frustrating run on home turf. Frank Lampard’s side suffered successive Premier League home defeats against Bournemouth and Southampton before beating Burnley 3-0 on Saturday. Abraham notched his 13th league goal of the […]

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Watch as Pastor performs deliverance on church members using football (Video)

A video which recently surfaced on social media has captured the moment a popular pastor performed deliverance on some of his Church members using a football. The members were were seen in the video coming out to tackle the pastor one-on-one in an attempt to retrieve the ball, but the moment they got close to […]

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Laloko: Why Nigeria’s football teams failed in 2019

Former technical director of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Kashimawo Laloko has given an honest assessment of the country’s football teams last year, claiming they underachieved. The West Africans managed to finish third at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt and then underwhelmed at the Wafu tournament under the guidance of Imama Amapakabo. The […]

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Sunday Dare: Nigeria To Have Four FIFA Standard Football Pitches In 2020

The Minister of Youth and Sport, Sunday Dare in a New Year statement has disclosed that Nigeria plans to have four FIFA standard football pitches before the first quarter of this year. He revealed that efforts are ”ongoing to deliver 4 football pitches Of FIFA standard soon-probably April/May 2020 with things running smoothly.” Ngg.ng reports […]

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Sports Minister unveils 2020 plan, seeks to deliver 4 football pitches

<p class="">The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, on Thursday announced some of his plans for the Youth and Sports sector in the new year.</p> <h1>Dare, in a statement by his Media Assistant, Mr Kola Daniels, said that his plan was to ensure that sports and the youth of Nigeria are taken […]

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Kenya gives up the fight for Migingo and agrees to share the iron-clad Island not bigger than a football field with Uganda

<ul><li><strong>On Wednesday, Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma said they had signed an Memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Ugandan authorities.</strong></li><li><strong>The Island sits atop the lake’s most fertile fishing ground and serves as a strategic offshore port straddling the water border between Uganda and Kenya. </strong></li><li><strong>Kenya and Uganda have been locked in a bitter ownership dispute of […]

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Nigeria Professional Football League: Matchday 1 fixtures preview

By Temisan Amoye, Lagos The Nigerian Professional Football League, NPFL returns for Matchday 1 of the 2019/2020 football season. The long-awaited season kicks-off with exciting matches nationwide, one of such is the tie between Kano Pillars and Rivers United, which is sure to garner interests beyond the Nigerian footballing world. ALSO READ: Carabao Cup: EFL open […]

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