Neymar limps off as Brazil draw with Eagles/newsheadline247.co
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Neymar limps off as Brazil draw with Eagles

Neymar’s return to Champions League action may be delayed after the Paris Saint-Germain forward limped off after just 12 minutes of Brazil’s friendly against Nigeria on Sunday. The 27-year-old, who played the full 90 minutes against Senegal on Thursday, clutched his hamstring after eight minutes and was replaced by Philippe Coutinho shortly after. Neymar, who Read more

I can’t say no to Nigeria – Enyeama hints on possible return to Super Eagles/newsheadline247
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I can’t say no to Nigeria – Enyeama hints on possible return to Super Eagles

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama, who resigned from the National team after his clash with former coach, Sunday Oliseh, in 2015, has hinted of a possible return to the National team. The 37-year-old ex-national team captain had said, in an interview with Brila FM on Friday Sept. 13, that he was ready to return to Read more

Cristiano Ronaldo – Messi ‘made me better player’ /newsheadline247
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Cristiano Ronaldo – Messi ‘made me better player’

Cristiano Ronaldo admitted on Wednesday his long-time rivalry with Lionel Messi has made him “a better player” and that he enjoys a “healthy” rivalry with the Argentine great. However, Portuguese star Ronaldo, whose influence at Real Madrid mirrored that of Messi at Barcelona before he left for Juventus, admitted that the pair have never socialised Read more

Buhari congratulates D’Tigress on FIBA Women’s AfroBasket victory/newsheadline247
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Buhari congratulates D’Tigress on FIBA Women’s AfroBasket victory

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated D’Tigress, the national female basketball team, for winning the FIBA Women’s AfroBasket 2019 championship in Dakar, Senegal. He also commended the victorious D’Tigress for an impressive outing in Dakar that saw the Nigerian ladies retaining the African title. The Nigerian ladies defeated their counterparts and host nation Senegal 60-55 to Read more

ZENITH BANK CELEBRATES D’TIGRESS ON BACK-TO-BACK FIBA AFROBASKET CHAMPIONSHIP VICTORY/newsheadline247
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Zenith Bank celebrates D’Tigress on back-to-back FIBA Afrobasket championship victory

Zenith Bank Plc, the sole sponsor of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress, for emerging champions of the FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal, defeating the host nation 60-55 points in the final match to retain the coveted trophy. Speaking on the success of the team at Read more