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Giwa-led board sacks NFF General Secretary Sanusi

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The Chris Giwa-led faction of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Sunday in Abuja said it had terminated the appointment of Mohammed Sanusi as NFF General Secretary with immediate effect.

Tennis: Tsitsipas faces Nadal obstacle on birthday

Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas slew another tennis giant on Saturday, saving a match point as he toppled big-serving Kevin Anderson 6-7(4) 6-4 7-6(7) in a thriller to set up a Rogers Cup final against top seed Rafa Nadal.

Salah, Ronaldo and Messi on UEFA Champions League awards shortlist

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah joined regulars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on UEFA’s shortlist for the best forwards who played in its Champions League last season, UEFA announced on Thursday.

Aussie teen De Minaur faces Zverev in Washington Open final

Australian 19-year-old Alex De Minaur saved four match points Saturday and advanced to Sunday’s ATP Washington Open final, where he will face third-ranked defending champion Alexander Zverev.

Asaba 2018: Athletes stranded at airports as controversy envelop Nigerian African...

The African Athletics Championship in Nigeria have become a source of friction as competitors struggle to reach host city Asaba while some nations have given up and dropped out.

“Go for Gold” StarTimes tells Falconets, assures live broadcast

Falconets
As the FIFA under 20 Women’s World Cup kicks off on the 5th of August, Official broadcast partner of the completion, StarTimes have urged the Super Falconets to do the country proud by bringing the cup home.

Jesus stays with Manchester City until 2023

Manchester City striker, Gabriel Jesus, has signed a two-year contract extension which will keep him at the Premier League champions until 2023, the club...

HiFL 2018: UNILAG Marines host UNIBEN Royals in exciting opening fixture

All roads lead to Akoka, Lagos, as the Unillag Marines take on Uniben Royals in the opening fixture of the 2018 Higher Institutions Football League.

Breaking: Carl Ikeme Super Eagles goalkeeper retires from football

Carl Ikeme Super Eagles goalkeeper retires from football
According to a statement by the English club on Friday, Ikeme disclosed his retirement to his teammates before a training session at Compton three days ago.

Breaking: Cristiano Ronaldo fined €3.2m, sentenced 24 months in prison

Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo will be fined 3.2 million Euros (3.7 million dollars) and sentenced to 24 months in prison, a sentence he is unlikely to serve, after settling a tax evasion case with Spanish tax authorities, the prosecutor said on Friday.

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