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Celtic boss worries over Ambrose

Efe Ambrose| credits: www.dailyrecord.co.uk Neil Lennon is sweating over the availability of two key players ahead of the first leg of Celtic’s Champions League last-16 clash against Juventus at Parkhead on Tuesday. Forward Georgios Samaras is battling to recover from a hamstring injury while defender Efe Ambrose played for Nigeria in their 1-0 African Nations Cup final win over Burkina Faso last night and will not be back in Glasgow until Tuesday...

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Hotshot Emenike wants more

AFCON Goal King Emmanuel Emenike has revealed he hopes to achieve more after his goals crowned Nigeria champions for a third time. The 25-year-old Spartak Moscow hitman, who scored a total of four goals with three assists to emerge the hotshot at the continental showpiece event, said he is very excited to have won his first winners’ medal on his debut appearance...

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Kanu wants Keshi to stay

Former Super Eagles Captain Nwankwo Kanu has said that coach Stephen Keshi should be left alone to fully re-build his team ahead of future international tournaments. Kanu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Johannesburg on Monday that Keshi had laid a solid foundation with the crop of young players that won the just-concluded Africa Cup of Nations tournament...

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Mark hails Eagles, says “it’s our moment of glory”

By JOSEPH ERUNKESenate President, David Mark yesterday,  urged Nigerians to savor the victory of the Super Eagles in South Africa and use it as a rallying point to further the peace and unity of the country currently challenged by  insecurity. Senator Mark who led the Federal Government delegation to watch the final of the 2013 African cup of Nations in South Africa, was pleased that the victory of the super Eagles has offered the needed elixir and tonic to boost the peace and unity of Nigeria...

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Guinness applauds Eagles, reaffirms continued support

Guinness Nigeria has congratulated the Super Eagles on their victory in the final of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. While congratulating the team for their third Afcon title, Managing Director/Chief Executive Guinness Nigeria Plc, Mr...

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They don’t want me – Keshi

NFF denies Keshi resignation storyStephen Keshi   has left  Nigerians wondering on his next move as Eagles coach when he asked; “do Nigerians  want me? He did not wait for an answer when he said “no, they don’t want ”. ...

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Thiago Silva ruled out of Valencia clash

Thiago Silva| credits: blogs.bettor.com PSG have ruled out a return for Thiago Silva in their midweek Champions League clash against Valencia. The defender is still shaking off the thigh injury he suffered during a league match against Ajaccio...

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Spurs hired plane for Adebayor

| credits: Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas has revealed that the club hired a plane in order to ensure that Emmanuel Adebayor returned from the Africa Cup of  Nations in time for Saturday’s match against Newcastle. Goal.com revealed Villas-Boas’ unhappiness with the Togo forward on Saturday morning, after he returned to England too late to train with Spurs before the match at White Hart Lane...

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Enough of foreign coaches –Akpoborie

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StarTimes to beam UEFA games

Digital Terrestrial Technology Pay TV service provider, StarTimes, would beam live matches of the UEFA Champions League on NTA 24, beginning with Wednesday’s crunch tie between Spanish champions Real Madrid and Premier League leaders, Manchester United. The Public Relations Manager, StarTimes, Anetor Irete, said the company acquired a three-year rights to air matches of Europe’s foremost club competition...

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