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NPFL: Plateau United Hold Rangers In Enugu; Maintain Top Spot, Akwa Pip Rivers United

Defending champions Enyimba held Lobi Stars to a 1-1 draw in their Nigeria Professional Football League matchday-nine encounter in Aba on Wednesday, Cornerstonenewsng.com Lobi Stars took the lead in the 77th minute after Samad Kadiri nodded home Abdulkareem Mumini’s cross....

Benin City to host Super Eagles World Cup qualifiers, says Amaju Pinnick

NFF Boss, Amaju Melvin Pinnick has stated that Samuel Igbomudia stadium will host the Super Eagles first world cup qualifiers clash in March 2020. According to him, ‘Benin city has been the home of football from the previous years till now and a lot of the super Eagles...

Chioma Ajunwa: Team Nigeria need the best of preparation to make an impact in Tokyo

As the country’s athletes look ahead to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, 1996 Atlanta gold medalist, Chioma Ajunwa Opara has submitted that there should be various factors to be put in place in order to help athletes do well at the Games such as the right kind of training as...

Maikaba appeals to NPFL clubs to be more patient with coaches

Plateau united coach Abdul Maikaba has called on management and fans of NPFL clubs to be more patient with coaches and handlers of teams in the Premier league with three managerial changes done already after just 8 games in the 2019/2020 NPFL season at Nasarawa united, Enugu...

Advisory committee to come up with camp sites for athletes; Sports Minister reveals

The Honourable Minister for Sports, Mr Sunday Dare has come out to shed more light in the advisory committee setup ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo next year, revealing that within the next couple of weeks, they should come up with the camping sites for the various...

Lower Division side knocks Olanrewaju’s Gaziantep Out of Turkish Cup

Kayode Olanrewaju came off the bench after the break for Gaziantep in the Turkish Cup against second division side Kirklarelispor. Gaziantep lost 2-1 in the first-leg and needed to win by at least by two goals at the New Gaziantep Stadium to punch a ticket to the Final round of...

Maradona Snubs Pele, Messi Names Madrid Legend Greatest Player Ever

Argentina legend Diego Maradona has named late Real Madrid legend Alfredo Di Stefano as the greatest footballer ever ahead of the likes of Pele, compatriot Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Maradona made the claim while speaking in an interview with AS Argentina. Also Read:...

Bradley Beal’s Wizards to host Bulls at Capital One Arena

The Wizards and Bulls will be playing their second game in two nights. The Wizards have 4 road games until returning home. Get Wizards vs Bull’s tix at TickPick! Bradley Beal’s Wizards to host Bulls at Capital One Arena. The Chicago Bulls will attempt to rebound from...

An Olympic Gold! Nigerian Wrestling Sensation Odunayo Adekuoroye sets Tokyo 2020 Target

Nigerian Wrestling Champion Odunayo Adekuoroye is stuffing up her trophy cabinet and to add to her five African Championship gold medals and Commonwealth Golds, the 26 year-old is creating space for the big one – An Olympic Gold medal. Adekuoroye is one of the biggest names...

Chris Paul’s Thunder to host Grizzlies At Chesapeake Energy Arena

Chris Paul’s Thunder to host Grizzlies At Chesapeake Energy Arena. The Oklahoma City Thunder are coming off a 109-106 home win over the Chicago Bulls. Chris Paul had a huge all-around game with 30 points (9-of-12 FG), 8 assists and 10 rebounds. The Grizzlies are coming off...