Tuesday, October 19, 2021

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Spain hammer Germany 6-0 to reach UEFA Nations League final four

Spain forward Ferran Torres scored a first career hat-trick as his side crushed helpless Germany 6-0 at home on Tuesday to storm into the final four of the UEFA Nations League. Goals from Alvaro Morata, Ferran and Rodri gave Luis...

2021 AFCON Qualifiers: Fixtures for Day 4 matches on Tuesday

The following are the fixtures for Day 4 of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying matches to be played on Tuesday. The finals will now be played in Cameroon in 2022. Group A Namibia v Mali Group C Sudan v Ghana Group...

Rivers United win Gov. Wike pre-season football tournament

Rivers United Football Club on Sunday defeated Bayelsa United FC 6-5 after penalty kicks to win the Gov. Nyesom Wike Pre-Season Football Tournament in Port Harcourt. In the tournament’s final match at the Sharks FC Stadium, the game ended 1-1...

Gov. Obiano budgets N1bn for sports in 2021

Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra has earmarked N995 million for capital projects and recurrent expenditure in the sports sector during the 2021 fiscal year as against the 2020 which was N1.165 billion but was later reviewed to N485 million. A...

2021 AFCON Qualifiers: Results of matches played on Wednesday

The following are results of Day 3 matches of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers played on Wednesday: Group A Guinea 1 Chad 0 Group E Mauritania 1 Burundi 1 Group G Kenya 1 Comoros 1 Group I Senegal 2 Guinea Bissau 0 Group J Libya 2 Equatorial...

FC Barcelona unconvincing In third win in a row

FC Barcelona earned a far from convincing 2-1 win at home to a depleted Dynamo Kyiv on Wednesday. Lionel Messi scored a penalty kick for the third UEFA Champions League game in a row, in a victory which ensured they...

Oyo SWAN Chairman, Alebiosu, appointed into NFF committee

Mr Niyi Alebiosu, the Chairman, Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN), Oyo State Chapter, has been appointed into the Media and Publicity Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Alebiosu, an Editor with the Nigerian Tribune, was among the names...

Real Madrid rekindle last 16 hopes with 3-2 win over Inter Milan

Real Madrid boosted their chances of reaching the UEFA Champions League knockout stages after a late winner by substitute Rodrygo. The win gave them a 3-2 home victory over Inter Milan in an absorbing Group B clash on Tuesday. The result...

Maradona taken to hospital

Diego Maradona has been admitted to hospital in Argentina although his condition was not thought to be serious, local media reported on Monday. The 60-year-old Maradona was reportedly taken to the Ipensa clinic in La Plata, about an hour from...

Neymar out until at least mid-November, PSG coach says

Paris St-Germain’s Brazil forward Neymar will be sidelined until after the international break in mid-November, the French club’s coach Thomas Tuchel said on Friday. This development follows his injury against Istanbul Basaksehir in the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday. Neymar came...
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The Police Command in Kwara has rescued the kidnapped twin girls and three domestic staff of Oba Samuel Adelodun, the Owalobo of Obbo Ayegunle,...