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Ghanas Pappoe lauded after joining UCL club

Ferencvrosi TC sporting director Tams Hajnal has praised Ghanaian starlet Isaac Pappoe, as a very talented footballer with good qualities. The 20-year-old midfielder joined the Hungarian giants from Israiel club FC Ashdod having spent la
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18 Jun 2024

Historic moment for Ejuke

Chidera Ejuke has made a bit of history after becoming the first Nigerian to sign for Sevilla, bringing an end to his four-year stay with CSKA Moscow. The 26-year-old winger spent the 2023-24 campaign on loan at Royal Antwerp, where he g
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18 Jun 2024

Onana: I have my philosophy

Manchester United goalkeeper Andre Onana has expressed how he wants to continue winning and learning as a professional footballer following a turbulent campaign with the Red Devils. After joining United as a high-profile signing from Int
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18 Jun 2024

Burkinabe star Tapsoba dreams of 2026 WC spot

Bayer Leverkusen star Edmond Tapsoba is determined to help Burkina Faso qualify for the FIFA World Cup finals for the first time in their history. The Stallions are currently placed third in their qualifying group (Group A) having collec
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17 Jun 2024

George reveals reason for abrupt resignation

Finidi George claims he stepped down from his role as Nigeria head coach following the Nigeria Football Federations decision to bring in a foreign technical advisor. News broke last week that the NFF intended to shake up the technical te
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17 Jun 2024

Saudi Pro League giants to make fresh Salah bid

Having been linked with a move to the Saudi Pro League in the last couple of seasons, its been reported that Al-Ittihad will prepare another huge offer for Liverpool star Mohamed Salah. The Egyptians immediate future has once again becom
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17 Jun 2024

Why Sadio Mane met Senegals Prime Minister

Senegalese superstar Sadio Mane has revealed why he met Senegals Prime Minister Ousmane Sonko. The Al-Nassr winger has been on vacation since the 2023/24 Saudi Pro League season came to an end last month. Mane missed the Lions o
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16 Jun 2024

Oshoala: Super Falcons can win an Olympic medal

Nigerian superstar Asisat Oshoala has declared her confidence that the Super Falcons will not only advance from the group of death at the 2024 Olympic Games, but possibly win a medal. Nigeria has been drawn alongside world champions Spai
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16 Jun 2024

Finidi George resigns as Nigeria coach

Finidi George has resigned from his position as head coach of the Nigerian mens senior national team. According to the Daily Post, George took the decision on Saturday in the wake of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) announcing move
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16 Jun 2024