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A solitary goal through Asamoah Gyan handed Ghana a 1-0 win over Mali in their second 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations Group D match at Stade de Port-Gentil on Saturday evening. The second win for the Black Stars consolidates their top spot on the log with six points, thus...
Nadal and Djokovic book semi-final clash
Former champion Rafael Nadal overcame rising star Alexander Zverev in a gripping contest to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open. The Spaniard, who won the title in 2009, came through 4-6 6-3 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 6-2 in four hours and six minutes. Zverev, 19, had recovered a break early...
Rooney hails Man Utd momentum as Hull await
Wayne Rooney made Manchester United history as he scored with seconds remaining to secure a 1-1 Premier League draw away to Stoke City on Saturday. The captain's emphatic free-kick in the fourth minute of injury time took him to 250 goals for the club, one clear of previous record scorer...
Ghana coach Avram Grant has complained about the deplorable condition of the Port Gentil stadium in Gabon. He then called for Africa Cup of Nations organisers to allow teams to replace players who have suffered injuries because of the state of the pitch. The Black Stars have lost left-back Abdul Rahman...
Defending champions the Ivory Coast had to come from behind twice to draw 2-2 with the Democratic Republic of Congo Friday in a lively Africa Cup of Nations clash. The result in northern Gabonese town Oyem kept the Congolese top of Group C with four points from two matches followed...
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Nigeria's Odunayo Adekuoroye continued her unbeaten record at the Pro Wrestling League in India after defeating India's Sangeeta Phogat in just three minutes and 59 seconds by Technical Superiority.

Adekuoroye wins Pro Wrestling League in India

2015 World Championship bronze medallist, Odunayo Adekuoroye has won the Pro Wrestling League season two with Punjab Royals, despite losing her first fight of...

Senegal reach quarter-finals

Liverpool star Sadio Mane scored as Senegal defeated Zimbabwe 2-0 in Franceville Thursday to become the first qualifiers for the 2017 Africa Cup of...

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Tornadoes coach blames pressure for 3-0 loss to MFM

Niger Tornadoes kicked off their 2016/17 Nigeria Professional Football League season on a bad note as they lost to MFM 3-0 at the Agege...

Istomin played above his level says Djokovic

Defending champion Novak Djokovic was sensationally knocked out in the second round of the Australian Open by Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin on Thursday. The 117th-ranked Istomin...

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AFCON 2017: Ghana seal Quarter-Final spot

A solitary goal through Asamoah Gyan handed Ghana a 1-0 win over Mali in their...

Ghana Coach faults bad pitch

Ghana coach Avram Grant has complained about the deplorable condition of the Port Gentil stadium...

Ivory Coast survive DR Congo

Defending champions the Ivory Coast had to come from behind twice to draw 2-2 with...

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Rooney hails Man Utd momentum as Hull await

Rooney’s record goal saves United, Swansea shock Liverpool

Wayne Rooney made Manchester United history as he scored with seconds remaining to secure a...
Spain drop Diego Costa for Euro 2016

Costa set for Chelsea return

Chelsea striker Diego Costa is expected to return for Sunday's home game against Hull City...
Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper Carl Ikeme has signed a new two-and-a-half year contract, with a further year's option in the club's favour. The deal will keep him in the club till 2019.

Ikeme on top of his game says Wolves coach

Wolverhampton Wanderers coach, Paul Lambert, has praised his defence line led by Carl Ikeme, for...

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FIFA to aid Nigeria with N420m annually

FIFA appoints Pinnick into Organising Committee for Competitions

World football –ruling body, FIFA, has named the President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick, into one of its most important committees...

Ovoke sets twenty-goal target

Rivers United striker Bernard Ovoke has set a personal goals target of 20 goals this season after he opened his goals account against Akwa...

Gabon held as Cameroon clinch first AFCON win since 2010

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored his second goal of the Africa Cup of Nations to earn hosts Gabon a point from their match with Burkina Faso. The...

Ifeanyi Ubah overpower MFM FC, as Rangers draw in Nasarawa

Ifeanyi Ubah overcame their first day heartache in the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) to defeat Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministeries Football...

Should Lookman be invited to the Super Eagles?

Everton wonder kid has made the headlines after his brilliant performance against Manchester Cityon Sunday. The 19-year old came off the bench to finish...

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Ifeanyi Ubah overpower MFM FC, as Rangers draw in Nasarawa

Ifeanyi Ubah overcame their first day heartache in the 2016/2017 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) to defeat Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministeries Football...
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