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Bomb threat: Germany cancels Netherlands friendly

On Tuesday, a bomb threat also forced the cancelation of Germany’s friendly against the Netherlands.

Germany’s interior minister, Thomas de Maiziere, took the decision to call off the international friendly, based on a concrete threat, two hours before kick-off in Hanover.

World cup qualifiers: Nigeria beat Swaziland 2-0

World cup qualifiers: Nigeria beat Swaziland 2-0

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Eaglets, Osimhen make history


Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets made history at the FIFA Under 17 World Cup by winning their fifth title with the 2-0 defeat of Mali in yesterday’s final in Chile.

Apart from winning the trophy for a record five times, the Nigerian team also became the second team to win the championship back to back after Brazil achieved the feat in 1997 and 1999.

U-17: Eaglets trounce Mexico 4-2, tackle Mali in final


Defending champions Golden Eaglets of Nigeria came from a goal down to beat Mexico 4-2 in the FIFA U-17 World Cup semi-finals in Chile.

The free-scoring Nigerians will lock horns with fellow West Africans, Mali, in Sunday’s final.

Victory over Brazil boosted our cup hopes – Amuneke


Golden Eaglets coach, Emmanuel Amuneke, has described Sunday’s 3-0 win over Brazil in the quarterfinal of the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Chile as massive boost to the team title aspirations.

Amuneke said the team played well and deserve to beat favourites Brazil.

Brendan Rodgers: Liverpool boss sacked by club


Liverpool have sacked manager Brendan Rodgers with immediate effect.

The Reds drew with Everton on Sunday to leave them 10th in the Premier League and six points off the top spot.

Oliseh guarantees improvement


Nigeria SuperEagles coach, Sunday Oliseh has described the 0-0 draw against Tanzania as satisfactory considering it was his first game in charge of the Eagles.

Oliseh speaking with Supersport seemed relieved that his debut as coach had now come and gone, and called on fans and the media to rally behind the team in their subsequent matches promising better results.

Own goal helped Manchester United to secure First league win


Manchester United held on to start their season with a lacklustre win against Tottenham thanks to Kyle Walker’s early own goal.

After Christian Eriksen lobbed over when clean through, United went ahead as Walker poked into his own net when attempting to tackle Wayne Rooney.

JULY TO SEPTEMBER SALARIES: Oliseh gets N15m upfront


The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has paid in advance the sum of N15million( fifteen million naira) to new Head Coach of the Super Eagles, Sunday Ogochukwu Oliseh.



Cheiftains of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will on Wednesday inside the mainbowl of the National Stadium in Abuja unveil Sunday Ogochukwu Oliseh as the next Super Eagles chief coach.

SportingLife scooped that the ceremony will hold at 10am with whispers from the Glass House suggesting that Oliseh’s unveiling will be shown live on one of the national television stations.