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The Guardian Nigeria

Saturday 13 February 2016
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Neymar Barcelona coach Luis Enrique joked on Saturday that his recent lost voice is due to being bombarded by questions over Brazilian star Neymar’s future. The 24-year-old was last month crowned...

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David de Gea’s cruel 82nd-minute own goal condemned Manchester United to a 2-1 defeat at struggling Sunderland on Saturday that compromised their hopes of Champions League qualification. Bidding...

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SerenaTop seeds Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber have withdrawn from the WTA Dubai Open, organisers announced on Saturday. “We regret to announce that Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber have...

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Venus Williams fought a challenging match to defeat Russia’s Yulia Putintseva 7-5, 6-3 on Saturday, securing her spot in the Taiwan Open final. The seven-time Grand Slam winner bagged a suspenseful...

PLANS to mark the first year anniversary of Governor Akinwumi Ambode is being organised by the Nigerian Wrestling Federation with an intercontinental professional wrestling championship as he clocks one...

The next FIFA president may have already emerged two weeks before the elections scheduled to hold on February 26, 2016. Last week, there was a report that members of the Confederation of African Football,...

• Fears For ‘On-And-Off’ Victor Moses Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, is expected to begin a tour of Europe next week to hold talks with players he will use to prosecute the double-header 2017...

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Diego Costa will wear a mask to play Newcastle United this weekend after breaking his nose in training. The Spain striker, who clashed heads with Fikayo Tomori, a Chelsea under-21 player who had been invited...

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Messi’s form today can determine the outcome of the game. In a stellar 12-year career, Lionel Messi has won the world player of the year award five times and broken endless goalscoring records, but he...

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A FIFA tribunal on Friday banned former secretary general Jerome Valcke for 12 years for misconduct ranging from helping a World Cup ticket scam to fixing a television deal and destroying evidence. The...