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Enyimba striker Sibi Gwar insists the squad will remain focused on progression in the CAF Champions League following their 3-1 win over Anges de Notse. Gwar netted a brace as the People's Elephant eased past the Togolese champions in their first-leg encounter at the Enyimba National Stadium on Sunday. And while Gwar

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Rangers have declared that AFCON hero Sunday Mba is their bonafide player contrary to the claims by Warri Wolves, where he last played. Mba, who shone at the Nations Cup in South Africa and even scored the championship winner in the final against Burkina Faso, is bound for an overseas

NFF, NPL to meet with sponsors

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Lobi march into Fed Cup final!!!

Lobi on Wednesday reached the final of the Federation Cup after they defeated Pillars 5-4 on penalties after a goalless draw at full time. Pillars defender Nazifi Amani failed to put away his teamÔÇÖs final kick in the penalty shootout, while Moses Bunde made no mistakes to propel Lobi to