Soccer-Players involved in ‘scandalous’ Nigerian goalfest banned (Reuters)

By Mike Oboh ABUJA, July 22 (Reuters) – Nigeria’s soccer federation has imposed a life ban from all football-related activities on the players and officials from the amateur clubs involved in two matches that yielded a total of 146 goals earlier this month. Plateau United Feeders crushed Akurba 79-0 while Police Machine demolished Babayaro 67-0 in third division promotion playoffs. Both winning teams had been looking for a superior goal difference to advance. …

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