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English Premier League to launch it’s Hall of Fame on Mar 19th 2020

The Premier League has revealed plans to launch its official Hall of Fame, which will recognise and celebrate the exceptional skill and talent of players who have graced the competition since its inception in 1992. Membership of the Premier League Hall of Fame will be the highest individual honour awarded to players by the League. …

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Nigeria, Morocco, Egypt Secure Taekwondo Olympic Tickets

Six countries, including host Morocco and Africa’s most populous nation Nigeria, secured Olympic tickets for Tokyo 2020 on the opening day of the on-going African Qualification Tournament. The spread of the medals acutely reflects the difficulty and competitiveness of the Olympic qualification process, as well of the spread of taekwondo development across the African continent. …

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Heavyweight unification battle looms as Fury overruns Wilder

After Destroying Wilder at last week’s heavyweight boxing clash, Tyson Fury is looking forward to an epic unification “war” with Nigerian-born Champion, Anthony Joshua. Tyson Fury appeared to have given a nod to fellow heavyweight British boxer Anthony Joshua during his rematch with Deontay Wilder which he won with a knock out in Las Vegas …

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Nigerian Law Makers Consider Bill for Country’s First Sports University

A bill for the establishment of a Federal University of Sports in Afuze, Edo State has been tabled before the Federal House of Representatives. The Member Representing Owan Federal Constituency, Prof. Julius O. Ihonvbere presented the bill before the lower chamber of the National Assembly recently. The bill gives graphic details of why the town …

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Lagos fans ablaze with Rio Ferdinand, Davido, other stars

Football icon, Rio Ferdinand, recently threw football fans into a frenzy, when he came to Nigeria for the spectacular Guinness Night Football event. The Pan African tournament finale saw players from Cameroon, Uganda, and Kenya enjoy a sensational night of friendly rivalry in Lagos, hosted by Rio. The ultramodern Legend Hotel Private Jet Hangar was …

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Man City to take case to CAS

Manchester City football club management has said that they are “disappointed but not surprised” by the verdict, describing the process as “prejudicial”, so they will take the case to Court of Arbitration for Sport. They released a statement, reading: “Manchester City is disappointed but not surprised by today’s announcement by the UEFA Adjudicatory Chamber. The …

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English Premier League Champions, Man City banned from UEFA competitions for 2 seasons, fined €30m

Current English Premier League Champions, Manchester City have been banned from the UEFA club competitions for the next two seasons by UEFA and fined €30m (£25m) after they were found to have seriously misled European football’s governing body and broken financial fair play rules. UEFA handed down the punishment to the Premier League giants for breaching …

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Anthony Joshua Not My Lover – DJ Cuppy

Popular disc jockey and musician, Florence Ifeoluwa Otedola, popularly known as DJ Cuppy has denied the rumour spreading like wild harmattan fire that she is dating world heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua. Sources told us that it was Nigerian singer, Idowest who initially made the wild allegation that Anthony Joshua and DJ Cuppy were having a …

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