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Algeria Coach Resigns after AFCON Exit
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Algeria Coach Resigns after AFCON Exit

Algeria coach Georges Leekens has resigned after his side was bundled out of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations, Gabon 2017. Leekens team were tagged favourites but failed to live up to the billing as they crashed out after 2-2 draw against Senegal in their ultimate Group B match on […]

Nigeria, South Africa, Djibouti get seats at new FIFA Committee
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Nigeria, South Africa, Djibouti get seats at new FIFA Committee

Nigeria¬†football federation President Amaju Pinnick and other African football administrators have been appointed on the new Organising Committee for FIFA Competitions. The committee now replaces separate committees for each competition and will oversee the organisation of all tournaments which makes it the most important of the nine new committees put […]

Alibaba Partner IOC to Sponsor next six Olympic Games
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Alibaba Partner IOC to Sponsor next six Olympic Games

Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba and the International Olympic Committee have reached a partnership which will see the company become major sponsor a major sponsor of the Olympics that runs until 2028. Alibaba becomes the official e-commerce and cloud services partner, joins 12 other companies – including Coca-Cola and McDonald’s – […]

FC Ifeanyi Ubah apologizes for walk out
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FC Ifeanyi Ubah apologizes for walk out

Management of FC Ifeanyi Ubah has apologized to the football authorities after the team staged a walk out during their week one fixture against Kano Pillars on Saturday in Kano. The Nnewi based club abandoned the match midway on the instructions of the team manager who has been sanctioned by […]

What to expect in the 2016/2017 NPFL season
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What to expect in the 2016/2017 NPFL season

Yes, the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League we have been waiting for kicks off today. Recall that Rangers International FC won the title last season breaking their 32-year jinx. Coach Imama Amakpakabo and his boys delivered and brought joy to the cathedral. The team has been fortified for the new […]