Tag: dream team

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Mazi EmekaSeptember 15, 2016

Opinion: The Olympic disaster and the Nigerian culture of expecting something from nothing

  by Elvis Subor Team Nigeria poor performance at the Rio Olympics is a nightmare that most Nigerians do not ...

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AzeezAugust 28, 2016

Japanese surgeon who donated $390,000 to Dream Team is angry… (TWEETS)

The Japanese plastic surgeon, Katsuya Takasu who donated $390,000 to the Nigeria Olympics football team is angry because he has ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 26, 2016

Opinion: These are the heroes of 2016 Rio Olympics

by Lolade Ajekigbe The 2016 Rio Olympics have come and gone, but like any other sporting event or tournament it has ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 21, 2016

#RioOlympics: Japanese Dr. Katsuya Takasu sidelines NFF, hands $390,000 personally to Dream Team

After winning Nigeria’s only medal at Rio 2016, the heavens smiled on the Dream Team, as Japanese philanthropist Dr. Katsuya Takasu ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 17, 2016

#RioOlympics: Germany beats Nigeria 2 – 0 to reach finals

Germany beat Nigeria 2-0 in the semi final of the football event of the Rio Olympics and will now face ...

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AzeezAugust 16, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: Two U-23 players, 3 officials sent back to Nigeria

Two U-23 alternate players – Stanley Dimgba and goalkeeper, Yusuf Mohammed who are with the Dream Team in Brazil for ...

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AzeezAugust 13, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: Dream Team gets allowances, Etebo to miss Denmark game

Nigeria Olympic team have reportedly received their camp allowances for 22 days after threatening to boycott their quarter-final game against ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 12, 2016

Reuben Abati: Tales from Rio

In some other countries of the world, a bronze medal at the Olympics is not something to be talked about ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 10, 2016

NFF to pay Siasia outstanding salary

Nigeria’s Under-23 coach Samson Siasia and his assistants will be paid their outstanding salaries, Africanfootball.com reports. According to the report, the Nigeria ...

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AzeezAugust 8, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: ‘I must take responsibility’| Dalung apologizes to U-23 team

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has apologised to players and officials of Nigeria’s Olympic football team for ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 8, 2016

Rio Olympics: Nigeria beats Sweden 1-0, qualifies for quarter final

Nigeria’s U-23 football team on Monday morning beat Sweden 1-0 to book a place in the quarter-final of the men’s ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 5, 2016

Rio Olympics: Etebo scores 4 as U-23 team beat Japan

Nigeria’s football team to the Rio 2016 Olympics overcame their Japanese counterparts in a thrilling encounter that ended 5-4. The ...

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AzeezJuly 22, 2016

Siasia announces Olympics 18-man squad (FULL LIST)

Samson Siasia, Head Coach of Nigeria’s U-23 team, has named his 18-man squad that will fly the country’s flag in ...

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August 28, 2012

Dele Momodu: My Dream Ideas For Nigeria

Fellow Nigerians, after two weeks of igniting a passionate debate about a dream team for Nigeria, I have come to ...

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August 18, 2012

Dele Momodu: My dream team for Nigeria II

“We must all wage an intense, lifelong battle against the constant downward pull. If we relax, the bugs and the ...

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August 7, 2012

#OlympicsBasketball: New York Times: Bruised and beaten, but Nigerians are unbowed

by Greg Bishop The buzzer sounded the end of the fairy tale, and the Nigerian team limped off the court ...

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July 29, 2012

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: Nigeria has never been great at sports (YNaija Frontpage)

I’ve noticed a trend in the last couple of months since the run up to London 2012 began with Nigerians. ...

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OluwapelumiOctober 6, 2011

Something New: D.R.E.A.M TEAM says Ejek’amalo! (Let’s go!)

Ifreke Inyang The D.R.E.A.M TEAM have dropped the video for their single, ‘Ejek’amalo’. Ejek’amalo is a motivational song that was ...

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OluwapelumiOctober 6, 2011

Something New: D.R.E.A.M TEAM says Ejek'amalo! (Let's go!)

Ifreke Inyang The D.R.E.A.M TEAM have dropped the video for their single, ‘Ejek’amalo’. Ejek’amalo is a motivational song that was ...

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