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D’Tigress inches away from 2020 Olympics

D’Tigress took a bold step towards securing a 2020 Olympics ticket after recording a blowout victory against Mozambique 85-51 points On the night that all the 12 players on the roaster scored at least two points, Promise Amukamara was the one who led the team with 14 points, 5 rebounds, 5 steals and 3 assists. Rebound

Osho tasks wards ahead CAFCC clash at San Pedro

Enyimba head coach, Fatai Osho has reminded his wards that CAF Confederation Cup opponents FC San Pedro still have something to play for in the last group clash on Sunday at the Stade FHB in Abidjan. The Nigerian champions are up against Group D bottom-placed side in their final match of the phase with sight set

Eagles draw Cape Verde, others for Qatar 2022 WCQ

Six-time finalists Nigeria have been drawn to square up against Cape Verde, Central African Republic and Liberia in the penultimate round of the qualifying race for the 2022 Fifa World Cup finals in Qatar. At a simple but colourful ceremony inside The Nile Ritz-Carlton in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday evening, conducted by CAF’s Director of Competitions

We are more interested in protecting late Promise’s family – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation says it has refrained from responding to the cacophony of falsehood and misrepresentation over its absence or otherwise from the final funeral rites of former Nigerian international Isaac Promise because it was most concerned with the safety and well –being of his immediate family. NFF’s Director of

Mane, Oshoala are Africa’s best

Liverpool and Senegal forward Sadio Mane has been crowned African Player of the Year for 2019. Mane beat his Liverpool teammate, Mohamed Salah and Algeria’s captain Riyad Mahrez to the award. Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala won the Women’s crown ahead of Ajara Nchout of Cameroon and South Africa’s Thembi Kgltana. Morocoo winger Achraf Hakimi beat Nigerian

Falcons, Oshoala, Osimhen for honours at CAF awards

Nigerian star football players Asisat Oshoala, Victor Osimhen, Samuel Chukwueze are in the shortlist for honours at the 2019 CAF Awards ceremony billed for the Albatros Citadel Sahl Hasheesh, Hurghada, Egypt on Tuesday night. Winner of the gong in 2014, 2016 and 2017, and also among the final three in 2018, Super Falcons’ captain Asisat Oshoala