Thursday, May 28, 2020

NPFL Play-Offs: Enyimba Thrash Akwa-United to Clinch Domestic Title

Enyimba International FC have claimed the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League title after an impressive 3-0 defeat of Akwa United. The win means that Enyimba...

Brazilian Midfielder Kaka Retires at Age 35

Former AC Milan and Real Madrid midfielder Kaka announced on Sunday that he was retiring from football. The devout 35-year old Brazilian wrote on Twitter:...

Brighton Fires Manager, Chris Hughton

Christopher Hughton, manager of Brighton and Hove Albion FC of England has been sacked after spending four-and-a-half years at the club, according to a...

Home Based Eagles Fail to Qualify for CHAN Despite Togo Defeat

The home based Super Eagles on Saturday failed to qualify for the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) to be hosted by Cameroon despite defeating...

Man Utd Agree £80m Deal for Leicester Defender Harry Maguire

Manchester United have reached an agreement to sign England centre-back Harry Maguire from Leicester for £80m - a world record fee for a defender. The...

Basketball Legend, Kobe Bryant, Dies in Helicopter Crash

American basketball legend, Kobe Bryant, has been killed in a helicopter crash in the city of Calabasas, California. Bryant was travelling in a private helicopter...

Super Eagles Drop to 34th on FIFA Ranking

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been ranked 34th on the latest FIFA ranking for September, having dropped by one spot.  Nigeria still occupy the...

Y Genort Rohr Names 23-Man Squad for Brazil Clash

Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Genort Rohr has released a 23-man list to prosecute the friendly match against Brazil.  The Nigerian national team will face the...

Man United’s Talisman out for Six Weeks with Stress Fracture

Manchester United and England striker, Marcus Rashford, could be out for six weeks with a stress fracture, the club manager,  Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, has...

Amaju Pinnick Sacked as CAF 1st Vice-president 

President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has been removed as Confederation of African Football (CAF) 1st Vice President. The decision was taken during...

Ese Brume Ends Nigeria’s Wait for Medal in Doha

Nigerian athlete, Ese Brume,  on Sunday ended Nigeria's long wait for a medal at the IAAF World Championships in Doha, Qatar by winning a...

Emiliano Sala Confirmed Dead As Football Fraternity Continues to Pay Tribute 

The football fraternity has been paying glowing tributes to former Nantes and Cardiff City player, Emiliano Sala, who has been officially confirmed dead by...

Wilder and Fury in Furious Clash

WBC American heavyweight champion, Deontay Wilder, and former heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury, will tonight engage in a heavyweight clash in Los Angeles, United States....

AFCON 2019: Nigeria Beat Guinea to Book R16 Spot

The Super Eagles on Wednesday recorded their second victory at the ongoing African Cup of Nations by defeating the Syli Nationale of Guinea 1-0...

Man United to Sign Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo on Loan

Manchester United have signed former Watford striker Odion Ighalo from Shanghai Shenhua on loan until the end of the season. The deal to bring the...

FG Rewards African Games Medalists with N46m 

The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports has rewarded the first batch of medalists at the ongoing African Games in Morocco. 58 athletes and 4...

Perez Replaces Lanzini in Argentina World Cup Squad

Argentina have called up River Plate midfielder Enzo Perez as a last-minute replacement for injured Manuel Lanzini, the Argentine Football Association said on Saturday. The...

Iran’s Queiroz Slams Nike over World Cup Boots

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz has called on Nike to apologise to his team, after the U.S. sportswear firm said it could not supply the...

Aubameyang Scores Twice as Arsenal Gun Down Spurs to go Fourth

Arsenal today claimed the North London bragging right as they defeated their neighbours Tottenham by four goals to two in an entertaining Premier League...

Arsenal Players to Resume Training Next Week

Arsenal’s squad will be allowed back to their training ground from next week following weeks of forced coronavirus holiday. The club stressed they would still...

Liverpool FC Forward, Sadio Mane, is CAF 2019 Player of the...

Liverpool star Sadio Mane has been crowned as Africa’s 2019 Player of the Year for the first time at an awards gala in Egypt...

Neymar Returns in Scoring Style as Brazil Beat Croatia

Neymar scored on his return to action on Sunday after three months out through injury as Brazil warmed up for the Russia 2018 World Cup with...

Ethiopians Dominate 4th Lagos City Marathon Race

Ethiopian runner, Sintayehu Legese, has emerged the winner of the 2019 edition of Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Race on Saturday. Legese crossed the finish...

EPL: Liverpool Go Eight Point Clear After City’s Defeat

League leaders, Liverpool went eight points clear at the summit of the Premier League following a comprehensive 3-1 victory over defending champions, Manchester City...

Arsenal Winger Undecided about Nigeria

Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka, who is eligible to play for both Nigeria and England, says he is weighing up his international options but will not...

Buhari Congratulates Former Eagles Coach, Onigbinde, at 80

President Muhammadu Buhari has joined all sportsmen and sports loving Nigerians to congratulate former Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles, Adegboye Onigbinde, on his...

Germany Apologise to Fans after World Cup Ouster.

The German senior national team has apologised to its fans following its group stage in Russia 2018 World Cup elimination. The defending champions lost 0-2...

Barcelona Suffer Shock 2-0 Loss at Valencia

Barcelona’s new manager, Quique Setien, suffered his first defeat as Valencia claimed their first home win over the Spanish champions since 2007. The hosts broke...

Liverpool Legend, Kenny Dalglish, Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Former Liverpool player and manager Kenny Dalglish has tested positive for coronavirus. Dalglish is said to be in hospital but is showing no symptoms. Dalglish was...

Golden Eaglets Crash Out of U-17 World Cup after 1-3 Loss...

Nigeria's Golden Eaglets have crashed out of the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil after a 1-3 loss to Netherlands in their Round...

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