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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...

Wizkid to perform at the opening ceremony of Russia 2018 World Cup

With the opening ceremony of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia just hours away, it has been reported that Nigerian Starboy, Wizkid would be performing live! According to multiple reports, Wizkid has been selected...

Super Eagles Arrive In Russia For The FIFA 2018 World Cup

Players and officials of the Nigerian national football team, Super Eagles arrive at Mineralnye Vody International Airport on June 11, 2018, ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup football tournament. It's time to fasten our...

Super Eagles Players Banned From Eating Goat Meat & Pepper Soup

In preparation for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has banned his players from eating goat meat, pepper soup, and other spicy foods. This comes after consecutive losses...

Lionel Messi On The Cover Of Paper Magazine With A Goat (Pictures)

Award-winning soccer player, Lionel Messi posed with a live goat for a photo shoot on Paper Magazine, explaining that he doesn’t think of himself as the greatest of all time, G.O.A.T. In an interview with...

Egypt Demands FIFA Give State Television World Cup Rights

The importance of the World Cup can not be overstated. It will be no news that every country in the world will want to watch, wherever and however they can. Egyptians hoping to watch the...

Ongoing Rift Between Captain Mikel Obi & Vice Captain Onazi On The Verge of...

Looks like the big rift between the captain of the Nigerian Football Team (Super Eagles), Mike Obi and the Vice Captain, Onazi could seriously divide the team, if not dealt with properly. Super Eagles skipper,...