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NPFL: Newly Promoted Teams, Stadium Name And Nicknames.

After an exciting 2020/2021 campaign in the Nigeria Second tier league, the Season eventually came to a end with teams coming into the topflight league confirmed from there play-offs. Eight teams out of the Four Northern/Southern Conference groups gathered at the 'Coal City' to determine who progresses into the Nigeria zenith football league.

  1 year ago ago
NPFL: Newly Promoted Teams, Stadium Name And Nicknames.

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Photos Of Former Shooting Stars Forward Aaron Samuel's Cars, Wife And Children

Footballers always focus on their way of living They intend to have things that are deluxe and most expensive, they live their lives in order to fulfill their luxurious desires. Soccer has also changed numerous persons unbundling and releasing them from stifling strangle hold of poverty. In this article, Verifiedblog will be sharing photos of ex Super Eagles Striker Aaron Samuel.

  1 year ago ago
Photos Of Former Shooting Stars Forward Aaron Samuel's Cars, Wife And Children

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Meet the only Nigerian footballer to win the Spanish Laliga title

A lot of great Nigerian footballers have played in the Spanish Laliga but only one Nigerian Samuel Gbenga Okunowo has the Laliga trophy in his cabinet. Having began his professional career with Shooting Stars, Okunowo joined Barcelona in 1998 at the age of 18. He made 14 appearances in the Laliga and 21 appearances in all competitions for Barcelona as they won Laliga title that season (1998/1999).

  1 year ago ago
Meet the only Nigerian footballer to win the Spanish Laliga title

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NNLSuper8: Grouping And Possible Qualifiers

After a long season across the various groups in the Nigeria second tier league, Nigeria National League, the top two teams have landed in the 'Coal City' for the promotion playoff. From the Northern Conference Team A, traditional side, Elkanemi Warriors, DMD emerged from the group whilst Niger Tornados and Gombe United made it to the party from the Northern Conference Team B.

  1 year ago ago
NNLSuper8: Grouping And Possible Qualifiers

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Ex-Super Eagles Star Releases New Song, Features DMW star Perruzzi

We have witnessed some footballers that their talent to the next level. Aaron Samuel is just one of those bloke. The former Super Eagles striker has released what looks like his first single tittled Chocolate which also featured popular Nigerian song writer and singer Perruzzi. He does music for fun, the 26-year-old still plays Professional Football. He is currently plying his tread in the Chinese Super League with Changchun Yatai as a centre forward. Aaron Samuel posted a video clip of his song on his Instagram

  2 years ago ago
Ex-Super Eagles Star Releases New Song, Features DMW star Perruzzi

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Remembering Muda Lawal 30 Years After Auto Mechanic Turned Footballer Died

30 years after his death, let's take a time to celebrate Muda Lawal.The midfielder died aged 37 in 1991.Muda Lawal was iconic as a sensation and got cheering crowd enthralled with his scintillating dribbling skills and superb ball control.

  1 year ago ago
Remembering Muda Lawal 30 Years After Auto Mechanic Turned Footballer Died

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NNL Week 16: 3SC, Remo Stars, Ekiti Utd Record Wins to Confirm Their Positions on the League Table

The Oluyole Warriors of Ibadan today, at the Dipo Dina Stadium, Ijebu-Ode, their home ground defeated Delta Force FC by two goals to nil. According to twitter handle of the oluyole warriors, @shootingsc and that of Oyo Sports News, @oyosportsnews, the game started with the Warriors firing from all cylinders in search of a goal.

  1 year ago ago
NNL Week 16: 3SC, Remo Stars, Ekiti Utd Record Wins to Confirm Their Positions on the League Table

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Shooting Stars and Stationery Stores Win Their Week 14 Matches in the Nigerian National League

Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan defeated Nnewi United 2:1 in the match day 14 encounter played at Dipo Dina Stadium, Ijebu Ode today.The Nnewi side has been the only conquerors of the Oluyole Warriors so far in the NNL B1 campaign winning 1:0 in the reverse fixture played earlier in the year in Anambra courtesy of a late goal.

  1 year ago ago
Shooting Stars and Stationery Stores Win Their Week 14 Matches in the Nigerian National League

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Segun Odegbami reveals the greatest regret of his football career

Regarded as Nigeria's first football star because of his performance in the 1970s and 1980s, Segun Odegbami has revealed the most painful moments of his football career.  The former Shooting Stars goal-getter disclosed that not a player at the FIFA World Cup tournament was regret for his football career.  While speaking with the Punch, Odegbami disclosed that it was really painful because they had the opportunity twice He further discloses that if the players had understood how important it was to play at

  2 years ago ago
Segun Odegbami reveals the greatest regret of his football career

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Sad News: Nigerian Striker Slumps And Dies While Training On The Pitch

Nigerian football crews have been tossed into profound grieving on Monday morning, November 16, after the awful passing away of Yusuf Usman Usein, ex-player of Shooting Stars.  The forward who was prevalently known as Eiye, was practising with the Gateway FC of Abeokuta, with the expectations of signing a contract for them before he collapsed on Sunday night, on the 15 of November.  Usein was said to have been revived on the pitch by clinical men who hurried enthusiastically after he collapsed.  This announcement

  2 years ago ago
Sad News: Nigerian Striker Slumps And Dies While Training On The Pitch

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Shooting Stars Shot Down the Second Time; Lost 0:1 at Abeokuta

Shooting Stars recorded their second league defeat of the whole NNL campaign against Nilayo FC of Abeokuta today, according to the club twitter handle @shootingsc. In the Week 15 match played at the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abeokuta, this evening, the host Nilayo FC were able to shoot down the stars 1:0 in a game that was evenly-balanced throughout.

  1 year ago ago
Shooting Stars Shot Down the Second Time; Lost 0:1 at Abeokuta

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Ekiti United, Remo Stars, and Bendel Insurance Qualify for NNL PLay-Off Alongside 3SC

The last games of the 2020/2021 Nigerian National League were played this weekend across different venues of the federation. In Calabar, host Calabar Rovers battled Shooting Stars to a barren draw in their NNL Group B1 final game. The game was a dead rubber for both sides as the Oluyole Warriors have already secured the top spot on the log to qualify for the play-off while Calabar Rovers will not relegate or push up to the play-off with a win or loss.

  1 year ago ago
Ekiti United, Remo Stars, and Bendel Insurance Qualify for NNL PLay-Off Alongside 3SC

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Throwback to when Shooting Stars oppressed Kano Pillars in Ibadan

Shooting Stars Sport Club is a well respected team in Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago
Throwback to when Shooting Stars oppressed Kano Pillars in Ibadan

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Sad Day In Nigeria As football Star Slumps And Dies On Training Ground

Sad Day In Nigeria As Best football Star Slumps, dies in training just One Day To Super Eagles Tie With Sierra Leone  Yusuf Usman Usein who played for Crown FC and Shooting Stars is dead - The forward was training with Passage (gateway) of Abeokuta and drooped - Usein was affirmed dead on Monday morning. Nigerian football fraternities have been tossed into profound mourning on Monday morning, November 16, following the heartbreaking passing of ex-Shooting Stars player Yusuf Usman Usein.  The forward who was

  2 years ago ago
Sad Day In Nigeria As football Star Slumps And Dies On Training Ground

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3SC Thanks Fizzie Republic For Corporate Image Boost

The management of the Ibadan darling team, Shooting Stars Sports Cluc, (3SC) has thanked The CEO Fizzie Republic, that owns (OOH) Outdoor Out of Home advertising company for its believe in the ideals of the club which made it to offer free corporate adverts for the team on their Portrait Pole Post (P3). Shooting Stars’ logos and inspiring inscriptions was posted on P3 boards in major and strategic places in Ibadan metropolis for the past two years, the gesture that had helped the corporate image of the traditional

  1 year ago ago
3SC Thanks Fizzie Republic For Corporate Image Boost

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Zawiya Unity Cup: 11 Shooting FC upset Shooting Stars in opening match

The Zawiya Alheri Unity Cup 2021 Football tournament got underway on Saturday evening at the Katsina State Township Stadium. The tournament which has 32 clubs across the state participating in the competition, featured two clubs from the state capital in the opening match; 11 Shooting FC vs Shooting Stars FC.

  1 year ago ago
Zawiya Unity Cup: 11 Shooting FC upset Shooting Stars in opening match

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NNL Super Eight: Remo Stars, 3SC and Two Others Set To Seal Promotion to NPFL on Saturday

The final games of the NNL Super 8 will be played simultaneously in two different venues on Saturday. The games in Group A and B will determine the four clubs that will promote and join the existing 16 clubs in the 2021/22 Nigeria Professional Football League. Judging by their results in the previous two games played from Tuesday till date, four teams only need just one point each in their last games today to bag their qualification tickets to the Nigerian Top flight league.

  1 year ago ago
NNL Super Eight: Remo Stars, 3SC and Two Others Set To Seal Promotion to NPFL on Saturday

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Ex-super Eagles Defender Confirmed Dead Due To Cardiac Arrest

Ex-super Eagles Defender Confirmed Dead Due To Cardiac Arrest (Photos credit: Alamy Stock Photos) According to confirmed reports emanating from Nigerian sports media, former Nigeria and Shooting Stars defender, Babalade Ajibade, has been confirmed dead at the untimely age of 44 years. The deceased allegedly suffered a cardiac arrest on Friday the 4th of September, 2020 at his residence in Ibadan, Oyo state, Nigeria. During his playing days, he was a rock in defence. He used to ply his trade for the infamous

  2 years ago ago
Ex-super Eagles Defender Confirmed Dead Due To Cardiac Arrest

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Can Shooting Stars Really Make Your Wishes Come True? Here's The Hidden Truth

Look, there is a shooting star let’s quickly make a wish for "something” before it's gone, and immediately you see everyone counting numbers till the star is gone. Meanwhile, this is often everyone’s reaction whenever they see a bright streak of light passing through the sky. Ever since the olden times, the shooting stars or lucky stars were considered as something that could fulfil wishes and also make dreams come true. Nowadays, immediately we see a star falling from the sky, we close our eyes and start

  2 years ago ago
Can Shooting Stars Really Make Your Wishes Come True? Here's The Hidden Truth

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Former super Eagles defender dies at age 48

Our great country lost one of it own yesterday,which was of the sport line. Most of us are familiar with the name of the deceased,while most of us don't know him not until now. Ajibade kunde babalade was born on the 29th of march 1972. He was a Nigerian footballer who played as a defender and was Team Chef of Shooting Stars. He later played for FC Seoul of the South Korean K-League, then known as Anyang LG Cheetahs,but left there to play for his country league. On 17 October 2008 he was named as manager of the

  2 years ago ago
Former super Eagles defender dies at age 48