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Kanu Nwankwo Biography, Wife, Kids, House, Net Worth, Quick Facts

Kanu Nwankwo, better known simply as Kanu or Papiloo from a popular TV ad, is a retired footballer and former captain of the Nigerian national team, the Super Eagles. He also most notably played for Ajax, Inter Milan, and English Premier League club Arsenal. Kanu is regarded as one of the best players in African football history having won...

Jay Jay Okocha Bio, Net Worth, Cars, Wife, Children, Where is he Now?

Jay Jay Okocha is an ex-Nigerian attacking midfielder and former ex-professional soccer player. Apart from playing for Nigeria's national team, he played for clubs in England, Germany, France, and Turkey in his distinguished 18-year career. Fast and very skillful, Okocha is best remembered for his confidence, technique, creativity, sharp-shooting and dribbling skills, as well as his use of feints, and...

9 Highest Paid Footballers In The World Right Now

This list of the highest paid footballers in the world, by the France Football Magazine, is collated by adding their club salaries, endorsement deals, as well as performance bonus. André Iniesta, Gareth Bale, Angel Di Maria among others on the list earns a huge sum that will make your eyes pop out in sweet fantasy. Although some players whom you hope...

Meet Fatma Samoura, FIFA’s First Female Secretary General

Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura was appointed as FIFA's first female secretary general. The 51-year-old Nigerian-based Senegalese United Nations diplomat succeeded former secretary general Jerome Valcke, who has been banned from football-related activity for 12 years. FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, who announced Samora's appointment at FIFA's congress in Mexico City on Friday, said Samoura will resume work at football's governing body in June. He expressed...

Muhammad Ali Spouse, Net Worth, Children, Family, Height, Top 20 Quotes

As the world pays tribute to the man Muhammad Ali, we look back at some of his greatest quotes. Beyond being the greatest boxer that ever lived, Ali was a brilliant mind, a simply enthralling character. Any avid sports follower will attest to the fact that it's rare to find brute and brains in one package, but Ali had it all,...

Sunday Oliseh Biography, Wife and 15 Other Facts You Need to Know

The former Super Eagles captain, Sunday Oliseh was unveiled in Abuja as the new coach of the Nigerian Senior Men's Football team, two weeks after another former captain Stephen Keshi was sacked. Oliseh who was the overwhelming favourite to be handed the role immediately stated out what his 'modus operandi' will be and this will come as a shock to many Nigerians. On...

Top 10 World Sports With Massive Followership: Number 2 and 3 Will Shock You

World sports and the sporting industry in the last decade has evolved into a global industry ranking in billions of dollars in revenue. Some mega sporting events and festivals have become massively popular in recent times and never cease to draw up crowds in the millions and even billions of viewers worldwide. Let's find out which world sports tops the list...

Issa Hayatou: All You Should Know About CAF Longest Serving President

Issa Hayatou who is the longest-serving president of the Confederation of African Football, CAF, was first elected in 1988. Having served in that capacity for over two decades, he is seeking an eighth consecutive term as head of African football. He is a Cameroonian former athlete and sports executive. In 2002, he ran for president of FIFA but was defeated by...

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