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no responses. October 16, 2019 Elizabeth David

Bulgaria Football Chief Resigns After England Players Suffer Racist Abuse


Bulgaria Football Chief Resigns After England Players Suffer Racist Abuse

The president of Bulgaria’s football association Borislav Mihaylov has handed in his resignation after England players were subjected to racist abuse during Monday’s Euro 2020 qualifier. […]

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no responses. October 11, 2019 Elizabeth David

NFF Plans To Reposition Female Football In The Country


NFF Plans To Reposition Female Football In The Country

Following the ouster of Nigeria’s Super Falcons from the qualifier of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Nigeria Football Federation has concluded an arrangement to restructure female football […]

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no responses. September 10, 2019 Elizabeth David

Galaxy Sports, Chinese Agent To Scout For Nigerian Football Talents


Galaxy Sports, Chinese Agent To Scout For Nigerian Football Talents

Young Nigerian football talents would get the opportunity to play professional football in Asia and Europe in a new partnership between Galaxy Football and a Chinese […]

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no responses. August 28, 2019 Elizabeth David

12th African Games: Nigeria Flying Eagles Through To Football Finals


12th African Games: Nigeria Flying Eagles Through To Football Finals

The Nigerian Flying Eagles are through to the finals of the football event of 2019 12th African Games in Rabat Morocco. The Nigeria U-20 team defeated […]

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no responses. August 27, 2019 Elizabeth David

African Games: Falconets Book Final Ticket In Women’s Football Event


African Games: Falconets Book Final Ticket In Women’s Football Event

Nigeria’s Under-20 team the Falconets are through to the final of the women’s football event at ongoing 12th African Games in Morocco. The Falconets defeated their […]

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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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