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Oshoala celebrates first goal of season with #EndSARS fist

Nigeria’s captain and Barcelona attacker, Asisat Oshoala celebrated her first goal in the 2020-21 Spanish Primera Iberdrola campaign with a fist showing her support for the ongoing #EndSARS protests in Nigeria. She opened scoring this season against Sporting Huelva. Just five minutes into the game, Oshoala broke the deadlock. The game ended 6-0 in favour …

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Osimhen scores first Serie A goal, celebrates with #EndPoliceBrutality shirt

Nigeria’s striker, Victor Osimhen, has scored his first goal in Serie A as a Napoli player. Osimhen scored his first Napoli goal with a superb finish against Atalanta in the 43rd minute.After scoring, Osimhen held up a shirt with the inscription “End Police Brutality in Nigeria”.Earlier, the player had tweeted in support of #EndSARS protesters …

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Top Five: African veterans who could still move this transfer window

Which veterans of the African game could still secure a move before the transfer window closes? Goal.com reports. Yannick Bolasie In an interview ahead of Everton’s game against Brighton & Hove Albion this weekend, Carlo Ancelotti has made no bones about the fact that he sees no part for Yannick Bolasie in his plans this season. The …

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Nigeria Friendlies: Officials, players to depart for Austria on Saturday

Officials of Nigeria’s Super Eagles, including team’s assistant coach, Joseph Yobo and goalkeeper trainer Aloy Agu to depart the country on Saturday night for Austria, ahead of international friendly matches with Algeria and Tunisia, NAN reports. Officials of the Super Eagles, including the team’s assistant coach, Joseph Yobo and goalkeeper trainer Aloy Agu are expected …

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Austria to allow 10,000 fans for Nigeria’s Super Eagles’ friendlies

Up to 10,000 fans might be allowed to watch the Nigeria’s Super Eagles friendly games against Algeria and Tunisia, The PUNCH reports. The Eagles will file out against Algeria October 9, before slugging it out with the Cartage Eagles four days later. Both games are billed to hold at the Jacques Lemans Arena, in Austria, …

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