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Nigeria vs Iceland: I’m ready to sacrifice my position if it will help Nigeria...

Mikel Obi is clearly heated for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, but he may just be over himself to think that this sacrifice would make them win. I'm afraid it would take more than...

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...

Croatia Beat Nigeria 2-0 in full-time FIFA World Cup 2018

Croatia go top of Group D after breezing beyond Nigeria in Kaliningrad. That was pretty uneventful, but they cannot all be Friday-night good, can they? It was the definition of a routine win for Croatia,...

Pogba Leads France To Beat Australia 2-1 In FIFA 2018 World Cup

Paul Pogba scored a late goal to earn France a hard-fought 2-1 win against Australia as technology played a major part in their opening World Cup Group C game on Saturday. Midfielder Pogba, who was...

Lionel Messi Set To Heat up Iceland as France target Australia in FIFA 2018...

Lionel Messi’s bid for World Cup redemption begins today when he leads Argentina against tiny Iceland, as fancied France make their bow in Russia targeting a repeat of their 1998 glory. Messi’s eternal rival, Cristiano...

Mystic Marcus picks the Super Eagles to reach the semi-finals of FIFA 2018 World...

Nigeria! Let us see how far we can go with this prediction. God knows that's not all it takes to be pumped and ready! Nigeria prays for a win tomorrow against Croatia. Do us one. We are...

Cristiano Ronaldo scores sensational hat-trick to earn Portugal a 3-3 draw with Spain in...

Awesome! Brilliant!! Spectacular!!! Every World Cup finals needs great players to do great things and there are few who intervene more consistently at the great crossroads of history than Cristiano Ronaldo, king of the big stage and...

World Cup: Uruguay 1 – Egypt 0

Uruguay won the match in Yekaterinbur, against Egypt, leading 1-0 with Jose Gimenez heading the winner in the closing minutes as the South Americans exerted pressure late on following an uneventful match. Egypt’s Mohamed Salah was...

21 athletes and 4 officials to represent Nigeria at ECOWAS U-20 Athletics Championship

Twenty-one athletes and four officials have been selected to represent Nigeria at the forthcoming Economic Community of West African States U-20 Athletics Championship. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the athletes are made up...

World Cup: Croatia take on Nigeria in Russia’s European bolthole

Former World Cup semi-finalists Croatia take on African powerhouses Nigeria in the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad on Saturday in their opening Group D match that may prove a test of the organisers’ anti-racism drive. It...