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no responses. July 31, 2019 Elizabeth David

$25,000 Per Goal: Otedola Has Fulfilled His Pledge, Says NFF


$25,000 Per Goal: Otedola Has Fulfilled His Pledge, Says NFF

Nigerian billionaire businessman Mr Femi Otedola has paid the sum of $25,000 to the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The Nigeria Football Federation disclosed this on Tuesday […]

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no responses. June 26, 2019 debby eselebor

Rohr Drops Mikel, Onuachu Against Guinea


Rohr Drops Mikel, Onuachu Against Guinea

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr will make as many as three changes to the Super Eagles starting lineup for the game against Guinea. From the starting […]

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no responses. June 21, 2019 debby eselebor

Fernando Torres Retires From football At 35


Fernando Torres Retires From football At 35

Former Liverpool/Chelsea/Atletico Madrid striker, Fernando Torres has announced his retirement from football after a glittering 18-year career. The 35-year-old Spaniard who last played in Japan for Sagan Tosu […]

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no responses. June 20, 2019 debby eselebor

Femi Kuti, Others To Perform At Opening Ceremony Of AFCON 2019


Femi Kuti, Others To Perform At Opening Ceremony Of AFCON 2019

The Organising Committee of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) has announced that Nigeria’s legendary Afro-beat singer Femi Anikulapo-Kuti will perform at the opening ceremony […]

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no responses. June 20, 2019 debby eselebor

AFCON 2019: CAF Warns Participating Teams On High Temperatures


AFCON 2019: CAF Warns Participating Teams On High Temperatures

The Confederation of African Football CAF has warned countries participating in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals, to brace up to the possibility of […]

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no responses. June 19, 2019 debby eselebor

Marta Becomes World Finals Leading Scorer As Brazil Join Italy In Last 16


Marta Becomes World Finals Leading Scorer As Brazil Join Italy In Last 16

Six-time world player of the year Marta scored a record 17th World Cup finals goal to clinch Brazil’s place in the last 16 with a 1-0 […]

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no responses. June 14, 2019 debby eselebor

Australia Fight Back As Brazil Suffer First Group-stage Defeat In 24yrs


Australia Fight Back As Brazil Suffer First Group-stage Defeat In 24yrs

Australia battled back from 2-0 down to beat Brazil in an extraordinary five-goal thriller and inflict a first group-stage defeat on the South Americans in 24 […]

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no responses. June 13, 2019 debby eselebor

United unveil Welsh Winger As First Signing Of The Summer


United unveil Welsh Winger As First Signing Of The Summer

Manchester United have unveiled Daniel James as their first signing of the summer after completing a £17million deal to sign the Wales winger from Swansea. The […]

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no responses. June 13, 2019 debby eselebor

Superb Oshoala Goal Help Falcons beat South Korea


Superb Oshoala Goal Help Falcons beat South Korea

A brilliant goal by former Liverpool forward Asisat Oshoala helped earn Nigeria a first win at the 2019 Women’s World Cup – and all but end […]

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no responses. June 13, 2019 debby eselebor

Crowd Violence: Kano Pillars Get N8m Fine, Captain Gets 12-Match Ban


Crowd Violence: Kano Pillars Get N8m Fine, Captain Gets 12-Match Ban

The League Management Company (LMC) has come hard on Kano Pillars and their captain Rabiu Ali, following crowd disturbances and harassment of match referees during their […]

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no responses. June 11, 2019 debby eselebor

NPFL: Referee Escapes Mob Attack As Rangers, Pillars Match End In Violence


NPFL: Referee Escapes Mob Attack As Rangers, Pillars Match End In Violence

The ugly side of the Nigerian League was brought to the fore again on Monday as the Nigeria Professional Football League, NPFL Super Six fixture between […]

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no responses. June 10, 2019 debby eselebor

Nigeria Pitch Awards: Ahmed Musa, Francisca Ordega Emerge Top Winners


Nigeria Pitch Awards: Ahmed Musa, Francisca Ordega Emerge Top Winners

The Super Eagles striker, Ahmed Musa, and Super Falcons player, Francisca Ordega, both won the top prizes of King and Queen of the Pitch at the […]

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no responses. June 3, 2019 debby eselebor

AFCON 2019: Mikel, Nine Others Arrive Asaba For Preparations


AFCON 2019: Mikel, Nine Others Arrive Asaba For Preparations

Nigeria’s preparation for the upcoming 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, in Egypt is set to begin in full swing with the arrival of its players […]

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no responses. June 3, 2019 debby eselebor

VAR To Be Used In Nations League Finals Week- UEFA


VAR To Be Used In Nations League Finals Week- UEFA

Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be used at this week’s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal, Europe’s soccer governing body UEFA said on Monday. VAR, which […]

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no responses. May 6, 2019 debby eselebor

Premier League is ‘toughest’ To Win- Guardiola


Premier League is ‘toughest’ To Win- Guardiola

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says that the Premier League “is the toughest league” to compete in as he bids to win back-to-back titles. Guardiola has […]

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no responses. May 6, 2019 debby eselebor

Mikel Scores In English Football After Five Years


Mikel Scores In English Football After Five Years

Nigeria’s John Obi Mikel scored what was his second goal in English football on Sunday as his Championship team Middlesbrough defeated Rotherham United 2-1 in a […]

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no responses. April 26, 2019 debby eselebor

Musa, Ighalo, Ndidi, Others Nominated For Nigeria Pitch Awards


Musa, Ighalo, Ndidi, Others Nominated For Nigeria Pitch Awards

The organisers of the Nigeria Pitch Awards have announced that the Super Eagles trio of Ahmed Musa, Odion Ighalo and Wilfred Ndidi have been shortlisted for […]

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no responses. April 25, 2019 debby eselebor

Pogba Makes PFA Team Of The Year


Pogba Makes PFA Team Of The Year

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has been named in the PFA Team of the Year 2018-19 – the only player not from either Manchester City or […]

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no responses. April 25, 2019 debby eselebor

FA Cup Winners To Be Served Non-alcoholic Champagne


FA Cup Winners To Be Served Non-alcoholic Champagne

The winners of next month’s FA Cup final between Manchester City and Watford will for the first time celebrate with non-alcoholic champagne to accomodate those who […]

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no responses. April 25, 2019 debby eselebor

EPL: City Back On Top After Crucial Win In Manchester Derby


EPL: City Back On Top After Crucial Win In Manchester Derby

Manchester City’s quest for back to back EPL title is very much on track following their 2-0 win over United in the Manchester Derby on Wednesday […]

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