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Henry Nwosu thinks Moses’ Nigeria retirement is unwise

According to Former Nigeria captain and coach Henry Nwosu, Victor Moses' decision to quit playing for Nigeria may make him lose his position at his club side. Nwosu says he was surprised at the 27-year-old's decision adding that the player is "still very young" Nwosu told goal: "I don't think it's a...
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Kenyan athlete Nicholas Bett dies in tragic car crash

Two-time African Championship winner, Nicholas Bett has died in his home country Kenya after he lost control of his vehicle. According to reports, the 28-year-old lost control of his car after hitting a bump in the road. His death was confirmed by family and police after the incident occurred. Bett's...
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Nigeria vs Argentina: Maradona rushed to hospital

Argentina football legend, Diego Maradona, has been rushed to hospital after nearly collapsing following his country’s 2-1 win over Nigeria on Tuesday night. Maradona could be seen in a shocking video clip, being helped from the stands by worried pals following the 2018 World Cup clash. The 57-year-old has sparked...
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World Cup match report: Nigeria 1-2 Argentina

Argentina kept their World Cup hopes alive after a scare against Nigeria on Tuesday night. Messi had given them hope in the first half, which was cruelly snatched from them in the second half before Marcos Rojo appeared in the penalty area to bury a volley into the bottom corner with...
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Britain could temporarily loan Benin bronzes to Nigeria

Several artefacts were plundered from Nigeria by the British during the colonial rule, and the government has said they want them back. According to The Art Newspaper, a group of European museums and Nigerian parties are pushing for a return of the artefacts to their home country. The group, known as...
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Maradona warns Argentina coach not to return without qualifying

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has warned the coach of Argentina, Jorge Sampaoli, not to come back home without beating Nigeria and Croatia to qualify at the knockout stage of the on-going World Cup in Russia. “Playing like that, he can’t come back to Argentina,” the 1986 World Cup winner tells...
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