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Luxembourg 1 Nigeria 3: Ideye, Iheanacho and Ighalo on target for Super Eagles

Goals from Brown Ideye and Kelechi Iheanacho helped Nigeria's Super Eagles to a 3-1 friendly win over Luxembourg on Tuesday. Iheanacho scored a late winner to give the Super Eagles victory over Mali on Friday,...
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Èl Phenomenàl: Cristiano Ronaldo scores a handsome hattrick to do the trick over Wolfsburg

Kai...16 goals in 10 UEFA Champions League matches! Oh Lord...who is this guy? ?? It's been always official - Ororo is awesome! !!...He just saved hearts inside the Bernabeu and won some more hearts...
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Bolt not quite like lightning in Rio 2016 men’s 100 metres heat

Usain Bolt was greeted in rapturous fashion upon his Olympic Stadium entry. The Jamaican immediately set about his typical showman antics. This was met with the raucous reception of his practice start drawing his...
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Judgement Day Arrives As Nigeria Does Battle With Ghana in the Boxing Ring

Larry Ekundayo (Nigeria) to face Joseph Lamptey (Ghana) on Friday, 30th October, 2015 in a pugilistic battle for national pride which is set to rock the UK African Diaspora. Nigerian born boxing sensation Larry ‘The Natural’ Ekundayo is set to...

World Cup: Iceland warn Eagles ahead of Group D clash

Iceland coach, Heimir Hallgrimsson says it would be foolhardy for anyone to underestimate his team in the Russia 2018 World Cup after they earned a point in their David versus Goliath fixture against Argentina...
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Keypoints of the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Press Conference

It is a marathon, not a sprint, and today the race began for the The 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon with the official press conference. Here are the key points • The upcoming third...
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Ruthless Germans or Finicky Gunners – Why does everyone wants to see this match?

Who's your bet on? Alexis Sanchez or Robert Lewandowski? I know the trollers are itching and can't wait. Memes are already getting fashioned out in the grey matter of many, and I personally can't wait...

2018 World Cup Award Winners (Full List)

An amazing world cup tournament has come to an end. We are already looking forward to the next one in 2022 Qatar, but for now, we continue to celebrate the reigning Champions, and a...
Ademola Lookman - Sheyi Ojo - Fikayo Tomori - Tammy Abraham

Nigerians Fikayo Tomori, Tammy Abraham, Ademola Lookman and Sheyi Ojo named in England’s Young...

Today has been amazing over here at Viva Naija HQ. All we've done is jubilate and marvel at the prowess of Nigerians at every turn - from art to IT to literature to fashion,...
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BADASS! Serena Williams chases down petty thief to retrieve her phone

I've always said this girl must be from Isale-Eko, downtown Lagos gangan; obviously, that phantom "Mz Kogberegbe" (no slacking) spirit plenty for her body. And, who the heck even thinks he can steal Serena Williams'...