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FIFA Suspends Blatter and Platini

World football governing body, FIFA has suspended Sepp Blatter and head of UEFA, Michel Platinin for 90days over criminal investigation. This was made known in a statement released by the adjudicatory chamber of Ethics Committee. “The adjudicatory chamber of the Ethics Committee chaired by Hans Joachim Eckert has provisionally banned …

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Vincent Enyeama Quits Super Eagles

Vincent Enyeama has annouced his retiremnt from super eagles.  His retirement from eagles may not be unconnected to the clash he had  with coach sunday Oliseh in Belgium while preparing for the internal friendly with Congo and Cameroon. “Enyeama took to his instagram papge today: “I have fought a good fight …

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FIFA Scandals: Jack Warner Banned For Life

 FIFA’s ethics committee on Tuesday banned former vice-president Jack Warner from football-related activities for life. Warner, who left FIFA in 2011 after being implicated in a bribery scandal, was investigated by the investigatory chamber of the ethics committee following its report on the inquiry into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup …

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2020 Olympic: Japan Proposes 5 Additional Sports

The Tokyo Olympic Organising Committee has recommended the inclusion of five additional sports to the 2020 Olympic games. The games are baseball-softball, karate, surfing, sport climbing and skateboarding. The committee disclosed the development on Monday, stating that the five games, if accepted by the International Olympic Committee, would add 18 …

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FIFA Corruption Scandal: Criminal Proceedings Opened Against  Sepp Blatter

The Swiss Attorney General has opened criminal proceedings against FIFA president Sepp Blatter, who was questioned on Friday on suspicion of criminal mismanagement as well as on suspicion of misappropriation of FIFA money.   Swiss authorities said that UEFA President Michel Platini was also being questioned as a witness over …

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Oliseh Invites Iwobi For Congo And Cameroon Friendly.

Super Eagles’ Head Coach, Sunday Oliseh, has added Arsenal FC starlet Alex Iwobi to the list of invited players for next month’s friendly internationals against Democratic Republic of Congo and Cameroon in Belgium. Iwobi, who trained with the Nigeria U-23 squad ahead of an All-Africa Games qualifying return leg match …

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Messi, Neymar Score As Barca Beat Levante

Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona ran out comfortable 4-1 winners against Levante in Sunday’s La Liga fixture. A calm Marc Bartra finish on 50 minutes gave Barca a lead they never looked like losing. Neymar, who had not enjoyed an easy first half, then added a second, squeezing a …

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Mikel Obi Welcome Twins

Chelsea midfielder, Mikel Obi welcomed his set of twins yesterday from his Russian girl friend, Olga Diyachenko. The eagles player shared the arrival of the set of twins on his Facebook posting: “My whole world in my arms. Welcome to the world my angels,” 

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Burkina Faso Upset Nigeria’s Dream Team 3-1

Burkina Faso will clash with Senegal for the prestigious Gold of the men’s football event of the 2015 Africa Games after they shocked the Dream Team of Nigeria 3-1 on Tuesday. The Burkinabes were also very physical and forced Nigeria to make two changes as a result of injuries – …

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AFCON: Tanzania Holds Eagles in Goalless draw

The Super Eagles of Nigeria played a goalless draw with Taifa Stars of Tanzania on Saturday in Dar es Salam . Eagles is currently leading the group G with 4 points from two matches. The match was the first outing for the new coach of the super eagles, Sunday Oliseh …

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