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Dalung promises drug-free sports in Nigeria, as ministry plans seminar for federation officials

Dalung unveils logo for 2018 African Wrestling Championships

Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youth and Sports, on Monday, unveiled the logo for the 2018 Africa Wrestling Championships at the opening ceremony of Gov....
Roma’s De Rossi apologises after losing his head at Genoa

Roma’s De Rossi apologises after losing his head at Genoa

AS Roma’s veteran midfielder Daniele De Rossi has apologised after losing his head in a 1-1 draw at Genoa on Sunday. The draw had cost...
Willian helps Chelsea hold Liverpool at Anfield

Willian helps Chelsea hold Liverpool at Anfield

A strange 85th minute goal from Brazilian Willian earned English Premier League champions Chelsea a 1-1 draw at Liverpool on Saturday. Our correspondent reports that...
Messi signs new contract with Barca until 2021

Messi signs new contract with Barca until 2021

Lionel Messi has signed a new contract with Spanish clubside FC Barcelona until 2021, the Liga leaders confirmed on Saturday. This ended speculation that the...
Former Super Eagles, Everton FC forward Aiyegbeni retires

Former Super Eagles, Everton FC forward Aiyegbeni retires

Former Super Eagles forward Yakubu Aiyegbeni who played mostly in England and made name with Portsmouth and Everton FC has retired from professional football...
FIFA panel bans 3 ex football officials for life

FIFA panel bans 3 ex football officials for life

FIFA’s ethics watchdogs have banned three former football officials from Guam, Nicaragua and Venezuela for life as part of efforts to address widespread corruption...
Arsenal can challenge Man City in title race, says Xhaka

Arsenal can challenge Man City in title race, says Xhaka

Arsenal can cut down the deficit to Premier League leaders, Manchester City, and challenge for the title this season, midfielder, Granit Xhaka, has said. Arsenal’s...
Maradona among World Cup winners to take part in draw

Maradona among World Cup winners to take part in draw

Argentina football great Diego Maradona is among a host of former World Cup winners lined up for the World Cup draw in Moscow next...
Atletico held Real in La Liga derby

Atletico held Real in La Liga derby

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid slipped 10 points behind Barcelona at the top of La Liga as a Madrid derby short on chances finished...
Arsenal overpower Spurs in north London derby

Arsenal overpower Spurs in north London derby

Shkodran Mustafi and Alexis Sanchez earned Arsenal a convincing 2-0 English Premier League win over Tottenham Hotspur in the north London derby at the...