Wednesday 13 December, 2017
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List of 58 clubs who will be included in the 2018 CAF Champions League qualifying rounds draw in Cairo on Wednesday: Algeria: Entente Setif, Mouloudia Alger, Angola: Primeiro Agosto, Benin: to be named, Botswana: Township Rollers, Burkina Faso:...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

Rangers International Football Club’s Team B on Tuesday in Enugu defeated Ingas FC 3-1in a friendly match. Rangers led Ingas 2-0 before the break, with Denis Nlul opening scoring in the 25th minute and Chidera Pius extending the lead in the...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has given out N17 million to winners of its Tennis Cup 2017 competition. The Executive Vice-Chairman, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta, said at the grand finale of the tournament in Lagos that the competition...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 11th, 2017

Real Madrid have twice lifted the Club World Cup and are seeking their third victory in in the United Arab Emirates to pull level with Barcelona and become the first side to retain the trophy. Real Madrid are in the United Arab Emirates looking...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 11th, 2017

Manchester City moved 11 points clear at the top of the English Premier League after a 2-1 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford in their derby clash on Sunday. City have thus become the first team to win 14 consecutive English top-flight...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 10th, 2017

Ifeoluwa Ajayi of Q-Madi Taekwondo Club of Lagos on Sunday won the 2017 Nigeria Taekwondo Open Championship’s first gold medal when she beat Ikejehova Jideofor in the women’s -63kg final. Ajayi had produced a late rally to land her trademark...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 10th, 2017

Wayne Rooney scored for the first time in a Merseyside derby on Sunday with a late penalty kick for an unlikely point for Everton in a 1-1 draw against Liverpool. With the snow swirling at Anfield, team captain Rooney sent the 77th minute spot...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 10th, 2017

Premier League – Southampton vs Arsenal – St Mary’s Stadium, Southampton, Britain – December 10, 2017 Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez shoots at goal from a free kick REUTERS/Dylan Martinez Second half substitute...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 10th, 2017

Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youths and Sports, says Nigeria is prepared to make a statement at Russia 2018, adding that Friday’s draw was a decent one. Nigeria on Friday in Moscow drew Argentina, Iceland and Croatia in Group D of the competition’s...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 3rd, 2017

La Liga leaders FC Barcelona were held to a 2-2 home draw by Celta Vigo on Saturday as their former assistant coach Juan Carlos Unzue dented their title hopes. The Catalans dropped points for the second game in a row for the first time this...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 2nd, 2017