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10-man Nigerian U17s zoom into Gothia Cup semis after stopping Brazil’s Osasco

Ten-man TikiTaka Academy from Nigeria have sensationally zoomed into the last four of this year’s Gothia Cup after they upstaged Osasco of Brazil 1-0 tonight. The Nigerian team’s match winner was Ohaka Stanley after 12 minutes. However, they were reduced to...

EXCLUSIVE: I saw Chieck Tiote fighting between life and death reveals shocked teammate Leke...

Shocked Nigeria forward Leke James has exclusively told SCORENigeria that he saw his teammate at Chinese club Beijing Enterprises Cheick Tiote fighting to live when he slumped in training and was later pronounced dead. The tragic death of the 30-year-old...

Nigerian agent delighted FIFA rule in favour of Gambia star

World football governing body FIFA have ruled in favour of Gambia star Ebrima Sohna over a breach of contract case involving he and Kuwaiti club Al Arabi. FIFA ordered Al Arabi of Kuwait to pay the player his contract sum within...

CAF POLLS: Ahmad Ahmad challenge suffers major setback as Jordaan pulls out of FIFA...

SCORENigeria can exclusively reveal that the challenge by Ahmad Ahmad for the CAF presidency has suffered a major setback as one of the pillars supporting the Madagascar FA boss, Danny Jordaan, will today officially withdraw from the race for...

Newcastle boss Benitez invites Celestine Babayaro’s son Ryan Hyacinth to academy after ‘New Messi’...

Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez has invited Ryan Hyacinth, the 10-year-old son of Nigeria star Celestine Babayaro to train at the club’s academy after he said he hopes the boy becomes the new Lionel Messi. This was after the 10-year-old...

Injured Amokachi out, ‘Jay Jay’Okocha major doubt against mighty Brazil

Nigeria will be without Daniel Amokachi, who suffered a hamstring injury against Italy last night, while captain Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha is a major doubt for this afternoon’s Star Sixes final group game against Brazil. ‘Jay Jay’ missed the 2-1...

Brazil dump Nigeria 3-0, but Super Eagles legends pocket $10,000-a-man

Brazil trounced injury-hit Nigeria legends 3-0 in a final group game of the Star Sixes, but despite crashing out in the first round captain Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha and his team will each cash in $9,000-a-man as appearance fee,...

Nigeria U17 squad for next month’s Gothia Cup in Sweden

Nine states as well as the Federal capital Territory (FCT) are represented in the final 18-man squad for this year’s Gothia Cup in Sweden. The states are Abia, Benue, Delta, Edo, Lagos, Oyo, Plateau, Kaduna, Kano and the FCT Abuja. The...

Govt orders pro-Ahmad Ahmad Pinnick to vote Hayatou

Top government officials have disclosed Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) president Amaju Pinnick has been directed to vote for incumbent president of Confederation of African Football (CAF) Issa Hayatou in Thursday’s elections. Pinnick has declared his support for Hayatou’s challenger Ahmad...

Rampant Nigerian U17s hit Gothia Cup final, face Ghana’s Right to Dream FC

A rampant display by a Nigerian U17 team under the auspices of TikiTaka has propelled them to the final of this year’s Gothia Cup against Right to Dream Academy of Ghana after they stopped Gamba Osaka 1-0 today in...

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