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Delta govt approves five-year football development programme

Delta State government has approved a five-year football development programme aimed at going back to the grassroots to catch them young as it was done years back.

Man U: Has Martial blown his chances under Mourinho?

Anthony Martial has struggled to make the team under Mourinho.

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has warned Anthony Martial that he is missing his opportunity to get a place in his starting lineup.

Kuria hails Aruna Quadri's global impact

Apart from excelling on table, Michael Kuria has shown his dexterity even in the adjudicating of table tennis. However, the 22-year-old has also completed a coaching course at the University of Leipzig in Germany under the International Coaching Course (ITK) programme.

‘Natural’ Ronaldo better than Cristiano – Ibrahimovic

 

Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic believes Brazil great Ronaldo was better than Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo.

From Madrid to Barcelona to Inter, Ronaldo won numerous club trophies to go with two World Cups and two Copa America titles.

AIMS to list Okpekpe Road Race

 The annual Okpekpe international 10km road race is set to make another indelible mark barely three years after becoming the first and only road race in Nigeria and the West Africa to be awarded a label status by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Barcelona eye Victor Moses — report

You know how we know Victor Moses is having a good season? Barcelona have just been linked with him.

Man Utd: Zlatan Ibrahimovic contract will be extended by year – Mourinho

Manchester United will extend Zlatan Ibrahimovic's one-year contract by a year, says manager Jose Mourinho.

The 35-year-old former Sweden international moved to Old Trafford on a free transfer in the summer, with the option of extending his deal for a second season.

We are down but not out – Dedevbo

Falconets Coach, Peter Dedevbo, has remained bullish despite the 6-0 walloping by Japan in Nigeria’s first match at the FIFA U20 Women's World Cup in Papua New Guinea on Sunday.

Eagles determined to earn ninth win against Fennecs

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will walk onto the pitch of the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium on Saturday on superior ground against the Fennecs of Algeria.

Congo Brazzaville threatens Nigeria, Egypt

As the host of the 2015 African Games, Congo Brazzaville armed with their Chinese imports shared the overall medals with Egypt while Nigeria had to settle for third place in the medal table of table tennis event.

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