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Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney was hired as the new manager of Championship club Birmingham on Wednesday. Rooney has agreed a three-and-a-half-year contract to replace John Eustace at St Andrew’s after leaving Major League Soccer side DC United last week. Eustace, in charge for just 15 months, was sacked despite guiding Birmingham to sixth…
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Twenty players are now in the Super Eagles camp in Portugal ahead of Nigeria’s double-header international friendly matches against Saudi Arabia and Mozambique. This was disclosed on the X (formerly Twitter) of the Super Eagles as their camp officially opened on Wednesday with the first friendly match against Saudi set for Friday. According to the…
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The draw for the 2024 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) will hold tomorrow in Abidjan, Ivorian economic capital, with the Super Eagles of Nigeria likely to face the Bafana Bafana of South Africa, as well as the Atlas Lions of Morocco in what could be the group of death.
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Nigeria’s women national basketball team, D’Tigress, have been presented with the opportunity to make a back-to-back outing at the Olympic Games with the draws released by FIBA yesterday, a stakeholder, Sabinus Ikewuaku, has said.
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Barcelona prodigy Lamine Yamal has withdrawn from the Spain squad for Euro 2024 qualifiers against Norway and Scotland due to injury, the Spanish football federation said Tuesday. The 16-year-old, who made history in September when he became the youngest ever player to score for the Spain national team, left the camp after the medical team…