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NFF mourns passing of Olajide Fashikun – Football Article

The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed shock and sadness over the death on Sunday morning in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja of renowned sports journalist, Olajide Fashikun. The NFF learnt from sources close to the late Fashikun that he died at a federal hospital in Abuja on Sunday morning. On behalf of the entire Nigerian Football family, the NFF prays that God Almighty will grant the soul of the departed Olajide Fashikun eternal rest in His bosom, and also grant…

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Future Eagles to participate in Eight-Nation tourney in Japan – Football Article

The U15 National Boys Team, known as the Future Eagles, has been invited to take part in an Eight –Nation Tournament in Japan in June this year. Known as the U16 International Dream Cup, the tournament started in 2015 and has welcomed teams from a number of the world’s leading football nations, including France, Spain and The Netherlands. Senegal, Mali and Guinea are among the African nations to have participated in previous editions. Team Administrator of the U15 National Boys…

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We must get past Norway to get into the knockout rounds – Dennerby – Football Article

  Coach Thomas Dennerby reflected on Monday that his African champions must scoop all three points against Norway in their first match of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup finals, to stand on a good pedestal of reaching the knockout stages.   The Swedish tactician made this observation as he inspected, alongside other members of the Nigeria delegation, the facilities for the Super Falcons’ first match of the finals, including the 21,000 –capacity Stade Auguste Delaune in Reims.   “In…

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