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BREAKING: Bale rejoins Tottenham from Real Madrid

Gareth Bale has returned to Tottenham on loan from Real Madrid. Tottenham announced this via its Twitter handle on Saturday. “We are delighted to announce the return of @GarethBale11 to the Club on a season-long loan from Real Madrid!” the club tweeted. Bale, who signed for Spurs as a 17-year-old …

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BREAKING: Mikel joins Stoke City

Former Super Eagles skipper John Obi Mikel has joined championship side Stoke City. The club confirmed he is the fourth signing of the summer. “The Nigerian international midfielder joins Morgan Fox, James Chester and Steven Fletcher in checking in at the bet365 Stadium ahead of the 2020/21 Championship season,” a …

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BREAKING: Man. City qualify for UCL quarter-finals

Manchester City have qualified for the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League The Citizens beat Real Madrid 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium, totalling a  4-2  aggregate win Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus both got on the score-sheet, one goal in each half with Karim Benzema getting the solitary goal for Real …

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BREAKING: Gummen ambush prison officials, free six suspects

Gunmen believed to be herdsmen have attacked a convoy of correctional officials near Plateau High Court, Barkin Ladi, freeing six criminal suspects. The convoy was said to be conveying 14 suspects charged with crimes ranging from murder to kidnapping and rape, The Nation learnt. An eyewitness said as the convoy …

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UEFA postpones Euro 2020 for a year

Union of European Football Associations, UEFA has postponed Euro 2020 until next summer, the Norwegian FA claim. Euro 2020 was due to begin on June 12 for one month, but the decision has been made to postpone the finals due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has wreaked havoc on the …

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Oshonaike makes history, qualifies for seventh Olympics

Funke Oshonaike made history, on Friday, when she qualified for her seventh Olympic Games, becoming the first African woman to do so. She defeated Cameroon’s Sarah Hannfou 4-1 (12-10, 11-4, 4-11, 11-7, 11-6) in the deciding match to make it to the table tennis event of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. …

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BREAKING: Sagamu agog as Anthony Joshua arrives

There was celebration and jubilation in Sagamu, Ogun state on Wednesday when World heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua, arrived at the palace of Akarigbo of Remo. Joshua whose father is from Sagamu, yielded the call of his fan and supporters who have been wishing he visited his home town. THE …

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ICYMI: NFF appoints Joseph Yobo as Super Eagles’ assistant coach

The Nigeria Football Federation has appointed former Super Eagles’ defender and captain Joseph Yobo as assistant coach of the team. He replaces Imama Amapakabo in three-time African champions’ technical crew. This was contained in a press statement by the spokesperson for the NFF, Ademola Olajire, on Wednesday. Yobo, who played …

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