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From football to cricket and all the way back to wrestling, Viva Naija covers all of the latest news in the world of sports – especially if it concerns Nigeria!

Nigeria can win 2018 World Cup – Amaju Pinnick

As inviting and pleasing as this sounds, one would be tempted to stare at the optimism and/or audacity of the Nigeria Football Federation's President.••••• The President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Pinnick, says Nigeria...

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...

Juventus loses to Genoa; suffers first Serie A defeat of the season

Juventus lost its first Serie A game of the season as Stefano Sturaro and Goran Pandev sealed a memorable 2-0 win for Genoa at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on Sunday. Genoa activated its obligation to buy...

De Gea’s Golden Glove reflective of Man United – Mourinho

With all my power and might, I strongly hope I still see David de Gea still saving goals in Manchester United next season. You can't deny greatness! You can't send that away Mourinho, biko!! De Gea...

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...

Chelsea agrees £115million fee for Eden Hazard sale

Chelsea have reportedly agreed to sell Eden Hazard to Real Madrid for £115million, with the Belgian star set to sign a deal worth £400,000 per week. The Blues have endured rumours of Hazard's potential move away from...

Justin Gatlin beats Usain Bolt amidst boos at the London World Championships

It wasn't meant to happen. Justin Gatlin was older and slower, and Usain Bolt was the favourite, unbeatable. And yet, Gatlin came out of the stocks and ran like the wind, and our Thunderbolt,...

Nigerian Jersey Voted Best Among 32 Nations In The World Cup Tournament

Nigeria may have many flaws and many setbacks, but one thing that will always stand tall amongst every pile of taint, is our style, our colors, our fashion, and our art. Well done Nigeria! The Nigerian...

“Bad officiating denied Eagles’ victory” — Didier Drogba

Jay-Jay Okocha is not the only one who has something to say about the play between Nigeria and Argentina in the FIFA 2018 World Cup Finals in Russia. Drogba blames the referee for bad officiating,...