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    FIVE (5) QUESTIONS WITH A SPORT MAVIN

    Did you see the Under-20 men world cup in Poland? Pity our country couldn’t make it past the round of sixteen. Don’t you worry; we are about to be treated to another major event in sport; the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. Guess what? Our dear country, Nigeria, ladies would be donning the bright green to do us proud. As part of our motivation for the female child, we would bring you the best of the events with our various packages; one of which is, “Five Questions with a Sport Mavin.” So, who is our maiden mavin? Ugochi Desire Oparanozie is a Nigerian football forward, who is currently part…

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    France 2019: FIFA Women’s World Cup Tournament Preview

    It’s France 2019, the 8th edition of the FIFA Women’s World Cup which is the biggest stage in the world when it comes to Female football. Female football doesn’t get as much coverage as the Male version and quite a number of people aren’t even aware of the tournament coming up this summer. This is why I have decided to bring it closer to people’s attention. Women play football too and very well at that! It is 14 days countdown to the tournament. This summer’s competition will be kicking off on June 7th with the final game scheduled for 7th of July at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais, France’s largest capacity…

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    Just Because Girls Play Ball Too

    Just because Girls Play Ball too. I am that girl that grew up in the midst of 4 males. My mum and I were the only females around.  I like to call our family the ‘House of Blue’ because that was the colour we kept in mind while shopping for clothes, accessories or shoes. Most of the boys were older than me and we shared hobbies. My favourite hobby, among all the things I loved doing like singing and dancing, was playing football.   I can remember running to get the football as my brothers and I, ran to the community field every weekend to play football. I usually woke…