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Nigeria, Jamaica Make Winter Olympics H...

Nigeria, Jamaica Make Winter Olympics History

LAGOS FEBRUARY 21ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Bobsledders from Nigeria and Jamaica made history at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, on Tuesday. In the two-women bobsleigh event, Nigeria’s Seun Adigun and Akuoma Omeoga became the first bobsled team to represent an African nation. Alongside... read more »

Netherlands’ Club Sacks Olise Despite Ex...

Netherlands’ Club Sacks Olise Despite Excellent Coaching Performance

LAGOS FEBRUARY 14TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Netherlands’ second tier side Fortuna Sittard have sacked former Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh for what it calls “unacceptable actions”. The club statement said: “Several attempts by the club to encourage a change in the coach’s... read more »

Kenyan-Born French Athlete Wins 2018 Acc...

Kenyan-Born French Athlete Wins 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

LAGOS FEBRUARY 11TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Kenyan-born French athlete Abraham Kiprotich, has emerged winner of the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, in the 42 kilometer race after returning at time of 2 hours, 15 minutes and 04 seconds. After the race, Kiprotich pocked the sum of $50,000 prize for... read more »

CHAN Final: Morocco Beats Nigeria Super ...

CHAN Final: Morocco Beats Nigeria Super Eagles Mercilessly

LAGOS FEBRUARY 5TH (NEWSRANGERS)-They were a sorry sight in the magnificent Stade Mohamed V in Casablanca. The boys, who thrilled Nigerians with their gusty football on their way to the final, were a shadow of themselves yesterday, as Morocco strolled to a 4-0 victory in the final of the 2018... read more »

Super Eagles, Morocco Qualify For CHAN F...

Super Eagles, Morocco Qualify For CHAN Final

LAGOS FEBRUARY 1ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles and their Moroccan counterpart have qualified for the finals of the African Nations Championship (CHAN). Nigeria qualified by edging out Sudan national team 1-0 in the semi final played yesterday. The Nigerians will meet... read more »

Nigeria Football Federation Reacts To Ti...

Nigeria Football Federation Reacts To Tinubu’s Death

LAGOS JANUARY 26TH (NEWSRANGERS)-The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reacted to the death of the immediate past Chairman of Lagos State Sports Commission, Deji Tinubu. Tinubu , a former board member of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, was reported to have slumped and died while playing... read more »

Super Eagles Striker Brown Ideye, Dumps ...

Super Eagles Striker Brown Ideye, Dumps Chinese Club For Malaga

LAGOS JANUARY 25TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Nigerian striker Brown Ideye is now on the verge of completing a mega move to Spanish club Malaga after leaving Chinese Super League side Tianjin Teda. According to the report by Telegraph, the former Ocean Boys forward will be joining Spanish club Malaga on a six... read more »

CHAN: Nigeria Beat Equatorial Guinea To ...

CHAN: Nigeria Beat Equatorial Guinea To Top Group C

LAGOS JANUARY 24TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Nigeria beat Equatorial Guinea 3-1 in Agadir to top African Nations Championship Group C and advance to the quarter finals alongside Libya, who struck in second-half stoppage time to take Rwanda’s place in the final eight. Salisu Yusuf’s side top the... read more »

Mikel Set To Dump Chinese Team For Fene...

Mikel Set To Dump Chinese Team For Fenerbahce

LAGOS JANUARY 23RD (NEWSRANGERS)-Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi may stage a return to Europe after reports suggested to Turkish giants Fenerbahce were keen sign him before the close of this January transfer window. The 30-year-old moved to Chinese side Tianjin TEDA exactly one year ago after... read more »

Leicester City Star Ahmed Musa Returns T...

Leicester City Star Ahmed Musa Returns To Former Club CSKA Moscow

LAGOS JANUARY 21ST (NEWSRANGERS)-Leicester City forward Ahmed Musa will be returning to CSKA Moscow, according to Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr. Musa joined the Foxes in 2016 for, at the time, a club record fee of around £16m from CSKA Moscow. He played 32 times in his first season for the club,... read more »

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LAGOS JANUARY 13TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Neymar could be set to smash his own world-record transfer fee and make a sensational move to Real Madrid. The former Barcelona star became the most... read more »

Saudi Arabian Women Attend Football Matches For First Time

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Ex-Super Eagle’s Star, Wilson Oruma Loses Memory, After Losing N...

LAGOS JANUARY 12TH (NEWSRANGERS)-Former Super Eagles midfielder Wilson Oruma is now said to be in a status of mental disorder six years after he was reportedly defrauded by a clergyman. Oruma was one... read more »