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    Sports ‘You Are a Disappointment To This Country’ - Mikel’s Father Blasts Presidency

    Pa Michael Obi, father of the national Under-23 team captain Mikel Obi, has expressed his disappointment over the treatment of the team after winning bronze at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Mikel Pa Obi said that he had expected his son to lead the team to the country to be given a rapturous...
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    Sports Okocha Advises U-23 Players on How to Make Money in Football

    Former Nigeria skipper Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha has warned the country’s Olympic team in Rio they cannot become rich simply by playing for Nigeria. He advise the players to look beyond match bonuses and focus on representing the country well to pave way for a meaningful professional career...
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    Sports Rio Olympics: Nigeria Proceed to Knockout Stage as Dream Team VI Defeat Sweden

    The Nigeria Under 23 team made it two wins out of two today as they defeated Sweden by a lone goal The goal was from a header by Sadiq Umar who opened scoring at the first encounter against Japan. Sadiq netted the header from a well placed cross at the 40th minute of the encounter...
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    Sports Rio Olympics: Nigeria vs Japan Kicks Off By 2am Nigerian Time

    Nigeria start their campaign at the Rio 2016 Olympics against Japan today. The team is also in the same group with Sweden and Columbia. Date: Thursday 4th August 2016. Time: 21:00 local Brazilian time Nigerian Time (2:00am of August 5) Venue: Amazônia Arena All the best to Siasia boys.
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    Sports SUWON U-23: Nigeria Beats Honduras 3-1 in Final Group Game

    Nigeria finished their deflated Suwon International Youth Tournament campaign with a confident 3-1 victory over Honduras this morning at the Bucheon Sports Complex to restore some pride despite their failed expedition. Okechukwu, Savior & Saviour return respect to wounded Dream Team VI who...