• Plateau United Spank Enyimba To Go Top Of NPFL

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    Plateau United went joint top of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) with Abia Warriors yesterday, after a 3-1 spanking of former NPFL champions Enyimba FC of Aba at the Rwang Pam Stadium, Jos. The hosts, well-stocked over the pre-season and tutored by Kenedy Boboye, took the lead through Elisha Golbe, whose curled free-kick found…

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  • I Conquered England In 6 Months – Ibrahimovic

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    Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic feels he has already “conquered England” in his first season. The 35-year-old has scored 18 goals since moving to Old Trafford on a free transfer from Paris Saint-Germain last summer and will have Liverpool in his sights on Super Sunday. He feels that is enough for him to be able…

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  • Lahm Backs Badstuber’s Schalke Loan

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    Bayern Munich captain Philipp Lahm believes a loan move to Schalke will prove beneficial for Holger Badstuber. The injury-prone defender has managed just 18 appearances in the past four Bundesliga campaigns for Bayern, with his minutes limited under Carlo Ancelotti in 2016-17 despite a return to full fitness. Badstuber will spend the remainder of the…

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  • Barcelona Have Highest Wage-bill As Man Utd Top Spending Charts

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    Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain spent the most on transfers during the 2015 financial year, while Barcelona and Real Madrid had the game’s highest wage-bills. UEFA’s annual club licensing benchmarking report, released on Thursday, provided a wealth of information on the state of clubs’ finances. It highlighted net transfer spending from Spain’s big two that…

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    Dala Hard Court To Serve Off Nov 18

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    The date for the 30th edition of one of Nigeria’s oldest hard court tennis tournaments, Dala Hard Court Tennis Tournament, has been slated to serve off on November 18 and end on November 26. LEADERSHIP Sports understand that the Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF) finally approved the dates for the tournament on Thursday, even though the…

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    Rangers Regain Top Spot, As Lobi Pound Wolves

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    Enugu Rangers reclaimed the top position in the Nigeria Professional Football League table on Sunday after playing out a 1-1 draw with Enyimba International in a match day 29 Oriental Derby at the Yakubu Gowon Stadium, Port Harcourt. Stephen Chukwude’s 45th minute strike looked to have clinched it for the Aba Elephants, before Godwin Aguda…

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