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FIFA U-20 WWC: Falconets starve in transit

After beating Tanzanian 6-0 in last Sunday’s FIFA U-20 Women World Cup qualifier, Nigeria’s team the Falconets were made to fend for themselves as they transited in Ethiopia yesterday. The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF did not make provisions for their upkeep, even as the players and team officials are yet to receive their camping allowances […]

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S-PAIN! Barcelona to go on STRIKE

BARCELONA will go on STRIKE in protest at the Catalan independence referen-dum. The club will close on Tuesday and the players will not be expected to turn in for training. The club said in a statement yesterday: “FC Barcelona joins the country wide strike called for by Table for Democracy and therefore the club will […]

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6 Eagles land in Uyo

… Iwobi, Victor Moses, Balogun, Ighalo, Mikel, Troost-Ekong in today Six Super Eagles players have arrived in Uyo for this weekend’s crucial 2018 World Cup qualifier against Zambia. Hapoel Beer Sheva duo Anthony Nwakaeme and John Ogu, goalkeepers Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Dele Ajiboye, Monaco loanee Elderson Echiejile and Portuguese-based Oghenekaro Etebo have all arrived at […]