Soccer

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
May 11th, 2014
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Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, has said that Liverpool striker Luis Suarez, did not deserve to win the Premier League’s Player of the Season prize. Suarez clinched both the Professional Footballers Association and the English Football Writers Association awards, but Mourinho says he would have picked Ma...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Aug 21st, 2013
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Arsenal have been handed a number of fitness boosts ahead of the first leg of their Champions League qualifier against Fenerbahce tonight.   Super Eagles duo of Joseph Yobo and Emmanuel Emenike are expected to be in the thick of the action in defence and attack, respectively.   Emmanuel Eme...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Aug 7th, 2013
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Fenerbahçe had signed Emenike two years ago from Kardemir Karabük, before the Nigerian forward left the club to play at Spartak Moscow amid a match-fixing scandal. AA photo Fenerbahçe has announced the capture of Nigerian forward Emmanuel Emenike from Spartak Moscow for 13 million euros, two years af...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 31st, 2013
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  Mikel Obi Mikel Obi has returned to Chelsea as part of the squad for the inaugural Guinness International Champions Cup in Miami.   The Nigeria international, who has been subject of transfer away from Chelsea this summer, returned to the Stamford Bridge team after he was given an extende...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 30th, 2013
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  Emenike West Ham are looking towards Eastern Europe to bolster their options up front with Spartak Moscow striker Emmanuel Emenike catching the Hammers’ eye according to Russian daily, Izvestia. The London club have just two established forwards in their line-up at present – in Andy Carroll an...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 27th, 2013
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The Nigerian Super Eagles in Abidjan Saturday were beaten by the Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire 2-0. The two goals came from the boots of Ivoirian Striker, Koelly Kevin Zougoula, in the 5th and 25th minute of the first half of the match as the Ivoirians looked to overturn a 4-1 deficit from the first-leg...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 23rd, 2013
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A picture has emerged apparently showing Muslim footballer Papiss Cisse at a casino table. It comes as the Newcastle striker is at loggerheads with the club over their decision to replace old sponsor Virgin Money with pay-day loan company Wonga. Cisse, who is one of a number of Muslim players at Newc...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jul 23rd, 2013
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Chelsea and Nigerian international midfielder, Mikel Obi has been advised to stick to Chelsea and avoid a potential switch to either France or Turkey as has been required by FC Monaco and Galastasaray respectively. Mikel Obi has been source for by both France and Turkey, after rumors that the arrival...
By IndepthAfrica
In IndepthAfrica
Jul 22nd, 2013
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By Tosin Adeonigbabe, IndepthAfrica Chelsea are going to make a better bid for Wayne Rooney following David Moyes failed to persuade him his future is with Manchester United. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has recently unsuccessful with one bid for the England international and then disclosed he would...
By IndepthAfrica
In IndepthAfrica
Jul 20th, 2013
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By Tosin Adeonigbabe, IndepthAfrica Nigeria and  Fenerbache Joseph Yobo might take part in  this year’s UEFA Champions League following the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) decided that Fenerbache will certainly feature during the 3rd round getting qualification draw of the tournament. Fen...