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George Weah in surprise return for Liberia

Liberia president and former World Footballer of the Year George Weah made a surprise return to international competition in Monrovia on Tuesday, playing in a 2-1 loss to Nigeria a few weeks short of his 52nd birthday. Liberia had arranged the friendly to retire the number 14 jersey made famous by

FIFA SET TO BAN NIGERIA

  The NFF are faced with issues of varying degrees, but must get them solved before set dates else face the wrath of the football ruling body Fifa have handed Nigeria and Ghana stern warnings to fix their issues or they risk being hit with suspensions. The tussle for power in the Nigeria

Nigeria Keeper Carl Ikeme Quits After Cancer Battle.

The 32-year-old has made the decision on medical advice. Ikeme was diagnosed with acute leukaemia a year ago. After prolonged treatment he recently revealed he was in remission. He said today: "I spoke with the doctor and he suggested I should retire, because of the toll the treatment has taken on my

John Obi Mikel proud of Nigeria efforts despite World Cup exit

Nigeria captain John Obi Mikel has praised his teammates' efforts at the 2018 World Cup following the last-gasp 2-1 defeat to Argentina in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday. The Super Eagles were minutes away from securing a point against the Albiceleste which would have seen them take second place in Group D. However,

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