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January 17, 2014 8:52 AM Eagles' Chan hope alive

Former Nigerian goalkeeper, Joseph Dosu has said the victory in the Super Eagles' second group game against the Mambas of Mozambique was key in the ongoing African Nations Championship (Chan) in South Africa. The Eagles came from behind to win 4-2 against Mozambique on Wednesday at the Cape Town Stadium. Enyimba striker, Ifeanyi Ede scored the Eagles 72

January 16, 2014 7:58 PM 2face Idibia builds N250m night club in Lagos

DAILY POST – Following the success of his ‘Rumours Night club’ in Ikeja, music star, 2face Idibia has expanded by launching another Rumours Nite Club around Mile 2, FESTAC Town, Lagos. Dailypost has gathered that the African Queen crooner spent about N250 Million on the 1000 guest capacity club which opened its doors in the New Year to fun seekers 74

January 16, 2014 3:45 PM Goalkeeper Agbim asks for forgiveness after error-strewn performance

The Super Eagles needed to win the game after losing their opening game 2-1 against Mali. They went behind early when Dario Khan scored a long range free kick that flew above Agbim before another miscalculated dive by the goalkeeper allowed Aberto Diogo score a second one 10 minutes later to even scores after Ifeanyi Ede and Rabiu Ali had given the west Africans 45

January 14, 2014 4:00 PM African Player of the Year: A popularity contest that shunned merit

This article is a response to Ed Dove’s editorial published by Goal Nigeria on January 10. Dove supported the decision to name Yaya Toure Africa’s Footballer of the Year. He said “the Manchester City man is truly the continent’s stand out performer.” I have listened to football followers discuss the FIFA Ballon d’Or and CAF Footballer of the Year. It seems 67

January 13, 2014 1:54 PM Caf awards prove 'Nigeria is back'

It is glaringly true that Nigeria narrowly missed out on the most desired award, the CAF African Footballer of the Year Award which was taken away by the Ivorian and Manchester City’s Yaya Toure, Nigeria nonetheless dominated the award night at the 2013 Glo CAF Awards which took place at Eko Hotel and suites in Lagos. Infact Nigeria was the talk of the award 43

January 11, 2014 11:00 PM GLO-CAF AWARD: Mikel Thanks Nigerians for Overwhelming Support, Articles

* It should have been Mikel, says Gara Gombe Super Eagles and Chelsea midfielder, John Mikel Obi has expressed his profound gratitude to millions of his fans in Nigeria and in the Diaspora, who supported and prayed for him to win the 2013 GLO-CAF Africa Player of the Year award which he lost to Ivorian Yahaya Toure. Mikel who was the runner-up also thanked 50

January 10, 2014 5:15 PM Keshi dedicates award to players & assistants

Coach Stephen Keshi has dedicated his award as Africa’s best coach to his players and assistant coaches in the Super Eagles. The 51-year old had a stellar year, guiding the Super Eagles to the Africa Cup of Nations title in South Africa, becoming the second man after Egyptian Mahmoud El-Gohary to win the title, both as a player and coach. “For me, I wouldn’t 55

December 31, 2013 12:29 AM My Dream Team Of Potential For Brazil 2014

Chief writer Ed Dove picks an African dream team of potential 2014 World Cup stars without any Ghanaian. Five African teams will represent the continent in Brazil at the 2014 World Cup next summer. Among these sides are a number of players capable of stealing the show; the draw has given several nations a realistic chance of progressing to the knock-out 59

December 16, 2013 12:32 PM Ghanaians Abroad: Gyan bags double, Mensah scores first Evian goal, Essien sees full action

Michael Essien played the entirety of Chelsea's 2-1 home win over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge. He was shown a yellow card in the 58th minute. Emmanuel Frimpong was not in the Arsenal team who were walloped 6-3 by Manchester City at Etihad. Elsewhere in the championship, Albert Adomah played the entire game as Middlesbrough fell to a 0-1 home defeat 127

December 15, 2013 11:38 AM Emmanuel Emenike, Nigeria stormed African football with stellar year

Nigeria upset the form book in 2013 to win a third Africa Cup of Nations after a 19-year wait, while Egypt’s Al Ahly extended their dominance at club level. The Super Eagles further underlined their resurgence by qualifying for next year’s World Cup in Brazil with Ghana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Algeria. At the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa 54