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Stampede Kills 5 Inside Angola Stadium

Five people were killed and seven injured in a stampede after an African Champions League soccer match in the Angolan capital Luanda, the sports ministry said on Monday. Witnesses told the media that the people were crushed to death when they flooded out of the stadium after the game between Angola’s

This Is What Liberian President, Weah Said About Nigerian Football

George Weah, John Ogu

Liberia may have suffered a 2-1 defeat to Nigeria in a friendly game on Tuesday, but president George Weah still made some remarks about Nigerian football. Speaking after Tuesday night’s exhibition match between the Lone Star and the Super Eagles at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex in Monrovia, Weah, a

James Peters for Lagos Junior League Symposium

The Lagos Junior League has named ex-Super Eagles coach James Peters (Jaypee) as chief resource person for their first symposium coming up on August 16, 2017. Executive Secretary of the Lagos Junior League, Tunde Dish (OFR) stated that Peters would lecture stakeholders on football coaching at the sports bar of the

NNL clubs for Ifeanyi Okowa Pre-Season Tournament

The fifth edition of the Governor Ifeanyi Okowa Pre-Season Tournament will see clubs from the Nigeria National League compete for honour in the one-week tourney. According to the organiser, John Tata, the competition will take place in Warri, Delta State, for the second year running. Defending champions, Delta Force of Asaba,

Falconets jet out for FIFA U20 World Cup on Sunday

Nigeria’s Falconets will depart for Papua New Guinea on Sunday, 6th November ahead of the 8th FIFA U20 Women's World Cup final holding 13th November - 3rd December 2016. The delegation of 21 players and officials led by Head Coach Peter Dedevbo will fly out of the country aboard an Emirate