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Super Falcons Head Coach, Randy Waldrum Confident Ahead Olympic Qualifiers with Cameroon

Super Falcons Head Coach, Randy Waldrum has expressed confidence ahead of today’s clash against the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon.  Despite a goalless draw in the first leg of the 2024 Olympic Games qualifying third-round tie, Waldrum remains optimistic about his team’s chances.  The reverse fixture is scheduled for the Moshood …

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Ex-Barcelona Defender, Dani Alves Sentenced to Four and a Half Years in Person

Ex-FC Barcelona defender Dani Alves has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison for sexual assault by a court in Barcelona, Spain. The 40-year-old Brazilian footballer was found guilty of sexually assaulting a woman in an upscale Barcelona nightclub early on New Year’s Eve in December 2022. …

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Super Falcons’ Nnadozie Braces For Tough Challenge In Olympic Qualifier Clash With Cameroon

Super Falcons Goalkeeper, Chiamaka Nnadozie insists the team must brace up for a tough test when they face the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon on Friday. The third round first leg contest will hold at the Stade De La Reunification, Douala. The Super Falcons are bidding to make a return to …

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Super Eagles Coach, Jose Peseiro, Overjoyed by Warm Reception from President Bola Tinubu

Super Eagles Head Coach, Jose Peseiro is full of excitement following the warm reception accorded the team by Nigeria’s President Bola Ahmed Tinubu. The three-time Champions who came second at the recently concluded 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, lost 2-1 to hosts Cote d’Ivoire in the final of the …

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President Tinubu Confers Supers Eagles with National Award (MON), Plots of Land and Flats in Nation’s Capital

President Bola Tinubu on Tuesday, rewarded the Super Eagles of Nigeria with a National Award (Member of the Order of the Niger, MON), flats, and plots of land in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT. President Tinubu made the pronouncement when he received the players and officials of the Nigeria Football …

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AFCON 2023: President Tinubu Applauds Super Eagles For Resilience, Teamwork

President Bola Tinubu has applauded the Super Eagles for their display in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations final in Ivory Coast, saying they won people’s hearts. This was contained in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Ajuri Ngelale, on Sunday. Three-time …

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Senate President Akpabio Hails Super Eagles Gallant Victory Over South Africa

President of the Senate, Senator Godswill Akpabio, has applauded Nigeria’s Super Eagles for qualifying for the finals of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations after beating the Bafana Bafana of South Africa. Senator Akpabio’s congratulatory message came through his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Eseme Eyiboh. The President of …

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South Africa Congratulates Super Eagles On AFCON Semi-Final Victory, Salutes Them For Making It To The Finals

South Africa’s Bafana Bafana has taken to social media to commend Nigeria’s Super Eagles for emerging victorious over them, securing their place in the highly anticipated finals. The match between the two football teams caught the attention of fans across the continent, ending in a tense penalty shootout. The encounter, which took place …

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AFCON 2023 FINAL: VP Shettima Pledges Reward For Super Eagles

Vice President Kashim Shettima met with the Super Eagles following their win over the Bafana Bafana of South Africa and promised that the Federal Government will reward them for their “commitment and dedication.” The Super Eagles disclosed this in a statement and photos shared on their official X handle early …

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AFCON 2023: APC Governors Splash N200m On Super Eagles

Ahead of the Super Eagles’ semifinal match against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament on Wednesday, the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF) has doled out N200million to the team to spur them to victory. Sports Development minister, Senator John Owan Enoh, disclosed …

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