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Sunday, January 20, 2019

El-Kanemi, Kano Pillars clash headlines NPFL Matchday 2 fixtures

The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) returns this Wednesday and Thursday with Matchday 2 and six matches are on offer with El-Kanemi Warriors versus...

Akwa United stopper Olorunleke gets Everton’s backing despite gaffe

It is during the political season in Nigeria, one of such that we are in right now that statements like "I stand with" rend...

Tributes pour in for South African hero Masinga

SAFA president, Dr Danny Jordaan has described the late Bafana Bafana legend, Phil Masinga as a rare breed. Chippa as Masinga was popularly known in...

NPFL opening matchday produces stunning unwritten script

Matchday 1 of this season's Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) has left many astounded and served a few the humble pie after the big...

Rangers square up against Lesotho upstarts Bantu FC

Seven-time NPFL champions Enugu Rangers International will be on continental duty this Sunday when they play Lesotho's Bantu FC in the first leg of...

The Predictor glides through NPFL opening day

Sunday sees the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) return for the first time in 214 days after a period of crises bordering on governance...

Fabregas completes move to Ligue 1 strugglers Monaco

Cesc Fabregas has completed his move to from Chelsea to Ligue 1 strugglers Monaco, a source close to the deal confirmed to AFP on...

Ilechukwu talks of fresh start as MFM face Enyimba

Head coach of MFM FC, Fidelis Ilechukwu has said that the 2018/19 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season will be a fresh start for...

PSG stunned in French Cup quarters by struggling Guingamp

Paris Saint-Germain saw their 43-match winning run in domestic cup competitions come to an end as Thomas Tuchel's men suffered a shock 2-1 home...

Bendel Insurance return to top division after 11 years

After 10 years, seven months and 15 days in the second tier of Nigeria's league football, two-time champions Bendel Insurance have secured promotion to...