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Igboun wins match for Russian club Ufa

Sylvester Igboun scored the only goal for his Russian club Ufa to win at home against Arsenal Tula. The pacy forward scored after 77 minutes. Compatriot Kehinde Fatai was replaced in the 79th minute. Ufa have now climbed to 10th on the...

Buba Mustapha debuts for Pacos de Farreira at FC Porto

Former FC Hearts midfielder Buba Mustapha has debuted for Portuguese club Pacos de Ferreira in an U19 league game at table toppers FC Porto Pacos de Ferreira lost 4-0, but Kaduna-born Buba gave a good account of himself. Buba’s club are...

Fit-again Stephen Eze returns for Eagles in grudge WAFU Cup final against Ghana

A start for giant defender Stephen Eze is the only change by coach Salisu Yusuf to his starting XI from Thursday’s WAFU Cup semi-final against Benin for this afternoon’s final against hosts and defending champions Ghana. Eze missed the semi-final...

Rohr cannot justify calling up Ahmed Musa for must-win World Cup qualifier against Zambia

But for the blip in June at home against South Africa, coach Gernot Rohr has gone about his job deligently so much so that Nigeria are now just 90 minutes away from qualifying for next year’s World Cup in...

Olamilekan Adeleye: We will carry WAFU Cup back to Nigeria, then I await Super...

Olamilekan Adeleye has told SCORENigeria his immediate targets are to help the home-based Super Eagles win the WAFU Cup tonight at the expense of hosts and defending champions Ghana as well as be considered for the country’s World Cup...

Niger Tornadoes deny Plateau United chance for league and cup double

Plateau United’s dream of grabbing a league and cup double this season has been dashed by Niger Tornadoes after the league champions crashed out of the Aiteo Cup 4-2 on aggregate. United, who made history earlier this month by winning...

Match winner Babatunde Michael thrilled by good start in Qatar

Babatunde Michael was the match winner for Qatar SC at the weekend and afterwards told SCORENigeria he is delighted with how he has started the new season. The Nigeria international hit target in the 44th minute for Qatar SC to...

Maikaba says winning Aiteo Cup is second chance for Akwa United to play international...

Coach Abdu Maikaba has told SCORENigeria that Akwa United are now gunning to win the Aiteo Cup so as to play international football next year after they failed to achieve that through the league. Akwa United finished fourth in the...

Kenya will no longer host next year’s CHAN, CAF invite fresh bids

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) have ruled that Kenya will no longer stage next year’s CHAN and have now called for fresh bids beginning tomorrow. This decision followed a CAF executive committee meeting in Accra, Ghana, today. A communiqué after...

Stephen Eze cleared to face Ghana in WAFU Cup final after illness

Central defender Stephen Eze has been declared fit for tomorrow’s WAFU Cup final against hosts and defending champions Ghana. Eze missed Thursday’s semi-final against Benin through illness. Assistant coach Imama Amapakabo said Eze will be available for selection now after he...