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    Sunday Dare harps on youth investment to sustain Nigeria's project

    The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare has disclosed that for the sustainability of the Nigerian project, the federal government must ensure investment in youth through the critical sectors of the economy. Dare added that investments in education, technology, agriculture and developmental infrastructure if sustained, would be the way to go as a wise form...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    Botswana in Copa Coca-Cola Africa Cup Tourney

    The Pan-African tournament is a showcase of skills and talent aimed at developing young footballers into the next generation of soccer stars The second edition of the COPA Coca-Cola Africa Cup will be taking place this year in Thika, Kenya from the 2nd to 5th of December 2019. Kenya are the defending champions after winning the inaugural tournament last year in Nakuru. The Botswana team...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    Why former captain Terry blocked Chelsea move for £40m Aguero

    John Terry played in a big role in Chelsea pulling out of a potential deal to sign Sergio Aguero, according to a report. Aguero signed for Manchester City in 2011 for a fee reported to be in the region of £35million before going on to score 244 goals in 352 appearances in all competitions for the Citizens. Sergio Aguero has won four Premier League titles, an FA Cup and four League...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    NPFL Matchday 3: Plateau Utd beat Wikki In battle for the top spot

    Plateau United kept their place at the top with a hard-fought 2-1 win against visiting Wikki Tourists of Bauchi at the new Jos Stadium before a huge home crowd. However, the talking point of the day may well be MFM of Lagos second road win against Oriental sides after beating Rangers 1-0 just as they did Heartland on opening day. None of the two wins on the day can diminish Lobi...

    • 8 hrs ago
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    'Fighting for my Liverpool place was impossible under Klopp' - Mignolet

    Simon Mignolet says it was "impossible" to force his way into Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side with Alisson the undisputed number one. The 31-year-old Belgian ended his six-year stay at Anfield in August when he signed a five-year contract to join Club Brugge. Mignolet joined Liverpool from Sunderland in 2013 and was immediately installed as the first choice but...

    • 13 hrs ago
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    NPFL: Dogo happy with Sunshine Stars draw at Abia Warriors

    Sunshine Stars have gone three games without a win in the 2019/20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) with two draws and a defeat. After their defeat in Enugu to Rangers in a rescheduled MatchDay 1 fixture, Coach Kabiru Dogo whose side had earlier drawn 1-1 at home to Warri Wolves had only encomiums for the players, assuring that they would soon turn up with results. In Umuahia...

    • 14 hrs ago
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    Everton passed on Haaland & £20m deal for Maguire, Robertson - Walsh

    Everton passed up the chance to sign Erling Haaland, Andy Robertson and Harry Maguire, the club's former director of football, Steve Walsh, has revealed. Questions have been asked of the Toffees' recruitment business in recent times, with big money invested at Goodison Park. Value has not been found in all of those deals, while some serious talent has been allowed to...

    • 15 hrs ago
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    Hazard: Lampard can be one of the best managers in the world

    Eden Hazard believes Frank Lampard can become one of the best managers in the world and says he is not surprised by his start to life as Chelsea boss. Lampard returned to Stamford Bridge in the summer after a debut season as manager at Derby and has enjoyed an impressive start, with the Blues sitting joint second in the table after six Premier League wins in a row. Hazard, who joined...

    • 17 hrs ago
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    Delta In Show Of Force And Class With 4-1 Win Over Jigawa Stars

    After a poor start to the season with a 1-1 draw at home to Abia Starlets and a 4-1 defeat away to Lobi Stars, Delta Force FC proved they are up to the challenge of playing in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) with a 4-1 victory over visiting Jigawa Golden Stars in their MatchDay 3 encounter at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, on Sunday. Jigawa opened the offensive...

    • 17 hrs ago
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    NPFL: Lobi Stars pull down pillars In Kano in impressive away performance

    Lobi Stars produced one of the best away performances so far witnessed this season to beat Kano Pillars 1-0 at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano. What caught the eyes of many at the arena was the well-knit Lobi Stars defence but noteworthy was also that Gbenga Ogunbote set up his team so well that they were equally dangerous in the final third. The standout performer in the...

    • 17 hrs ago

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