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FIFA turns down Nigeria’s bid for discussion over NFF crisis

FIFA has not accepted a proposed meeting by Nigeria's sports minister Solomon Dalung to hold talks with the world football governing body over the...

Man City star De Bruyne to miss three months with knee...

Belgian star Kevin De Bruyne, a pivotal figure in Manchester City's title-winning campaign, will be out of action for three months because of a...

VIDEO: Falconets fall to Spain at U20 Women’s World Cup

Nigeria's Falconets failed to progress beyond the quarter-finals of the FIFA U20 Women's World Cup in France after a 1-2 defeat to Spain at...

Nigerian striker Akinyemi joins Norwegian club IK Start

Norwegian club IK Start have signed on Nigerian forward Adeleke Akinyemi from Latvian outfit FK Ventspils, Start announced on Thursday. Akinyemi who has impressed in...

Zaha signs new five-year deal at Palace

Wilfried Zaha has signed a new five-year contract with Crystal Palace to extend his stay at Selhurst Park until 2023, the Premier League club...

Facebook to broadcast Champions League in Latin America

Facebook will broadcast Champions League matches in Latin America through 2021, UEFA announced Wednesday, in the latest bid by online platforms to tap into...

Chelsea star Victor Moses quits Super Eagles

Victor Moses has surprisingly announced his retirement from international football after just six years of wearing Nigeria's green and white shirt. The Chelsea winger took...

Omeruo leaves Chelsea to join CD Leganés on loan

Nigeria defender Kenneth Omeruo has completed a move to Spanish modest outfit CD Leganés after his parent club Chelsea agreed to farm him out...

Falconets progress to quarters after holding China

Nigeria's Falconets booked a spot in the quarter-finals of the U20 FIFA Women's World Cup in France in dramatic fashion against China in a...

‘No chance’ Willian would have stayed at Chelsea under Conte

Chelsea winger Willian has admitted there is "no chance" he would have remained at the club had former manager Antonio Conte not been replaced...