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I’m compelled to represent Nigeria, says Kamaru Usman

Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Welterweight Champion, Kamaru Usman has said he’s compelled to represent Nigeria with pride having left the country for the United States of America with his family as a youngster. Usman, also known as the Nigerian Nightmare, who visited the Edo State Government House on Wednesday said he …

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Emotional Ramos says goodbye to Real Madrid

Ex-Real Madrid defender, Sergio Ramos, on Thursday bid farewell after 16 years at the club, as he broke down in tears. According to him, leaving the club was one of the most difficult moments of his life. Ramos will be remembered as one Real Madrid’s greatest ever players, having won …

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Five Nigerians for CAF Women’s CL

NFF’s Acting Director of Competitions, Ruth David, is among officials who will play key roles in the organisation of the qualifying tournament for the maiden edition of CAF Women’s Champions League competition, after being named as one of the match commissioners in the tournament slated for Cote d’Ivoire. David will …

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Lulu, Ojo-Oba, Uchegbulam canvass NFF’s flawless autonomy

Former chieftains of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Sani Lulu, Bolaji Ojo-Oba and Mazi Amanze Uchegbulam have called for unrestrained autonomy in the day-to-day administration of domestic football to deepen its development. Speaking against the backdrop of their trial following the disputed Super Eagles funding for the FIFA World Cup South …

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Brazil football chief suspended after sex harassment claim

Brazil’s top football official, Rogerio Caboclo, has been suspended for 30 days after being accused of sexual harassment, his federation announced Sunday — one week before the start of the Copa America, which the country is hosting at the last minute due to the pandemic. The Brazilian football federation “received …

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