Aussies fight back to hold Cameroon

Australia fought back to draw 1-1 with Cameroon in the Confederations Cup yesterday, a result that further dents both countries’ hopes of prog   ressing in the eight-team tournament in Russia. Andre Franck Zambo Anguissa put Cameroon ahead with the last touch of the first half, but a Mark Milligan penalty on the hour mark ensured a first point More...

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By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Dalung manipulates sports federation elections to cover up – Candidate

A presidential candidate in last week’s elections into Nigerian sports federations has accused the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, of manipulating the process to produce his cronies and cover up alleged fraud More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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NSF elections: aggrieved contestants should appeal -Dalung

By Albert Akota The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has appealed to aggrieved contestants of the just concluded National Sports Federations’ Elections to channel their grievances to the Elections More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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Musa delights with support from management

Kano Pillars coach, Ibrahim Musa has revealed that his task has been made easy because of the support he enjoys from the management of the club. Sai Masu Gida put in a clinical showing on match day 25 in the Nigeria More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 16th, 2017
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Eagles don’t need Enyeama again, says Dosu

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper Dosu Joseph has unequivocally stated that the national team should move on and not rely on the experience of Lille goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama. According to him, Some of the Super Eagles More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 16th, 2017
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Falcons coach loses son

Super Falcons Coach, Florence Omagbemi’s 15-year-old son, Samson, has died. Samson and his classmate reportedly drowned in a swimming pool at a hotel in Effurun, Delta State, where they had gone to for an after More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, June 14th, 2017
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LMC banish Sunshine Stars to Ijebu Ode indefinitely

By Albert Akota Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs have been reminded by the League Management Company (LMC) that breaches of the NPFL Framework and Rules will be met with appropriate sanctions to More...

By Peoples Daily On Monday, June 12th, 2017
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Musona hat-trick earns Zimbabwe victory as Ghana thrashes Ethiopia

Zimbabwe captain Knowledge Musona hit a hat-trick as his new-look national side beat Liberia 3-0 in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Harare on Sunday.Zimbabwe captain Knowledge Musona hit a hat-trick More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, June 9th, 2017
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England Under-20s: Is this the country’s next golden generation?

England have reached the final of the Under-20 World Cup for the first time by beating Italy 3-1 in the semi-finals. They play Venezuela in South Korea on Sunday (11:00 BST), with previous U20 sides having failed More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, June 8th, 2017
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Eagles begin training, eye victory over Bafana

By Albert Akota Nigeria has never lost a competitive match to South Africa at senior level, and the Super Eagles are confident that record will not only be sustained, but a convincing win by Nigeria awaits in Saturday’s More...