Category : Sports

Mikel not a must in Eagles – Ikpeba

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  Gernot Rohr’s decision on player selection has been apt, including leaving out captain John Obi Mikel again, according to ex-Nigeria international Victor Ikpeba. Nigeria’s midfielder John Obi Mikel On … Read more

Ronaldo denies rape accusation

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Cristiano Ronaldo on Wednesday categorically denied accusations by a former model who says the Portuguese superstar raped her in a Las Vegas hotel penthouse suite in 2009. “I firmly deny … Read more

$1,000 Bribe: Eagles’ Coach banned one yr plus $5,000 fine

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  Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has placed a one–year ban from all football-related activities on Super Eagles’ Chief Coach, Salisu Yusuf. The embattled coach has also been ordered to pay … Read more

WAFU U-17 qualifiers: Garba assures of Golden Eaglets’ victory over Cote d’ Voire

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  Manu Garba Manu Garba, coach of the Golden Eaglets on Tuesday assured that his team would beat Cote d’ Voire in the WAFU Zone B qualifiers on Thursday, Sept … Read more

CAA 2018: Water tank crushes car in Asaba stadium

3 months ago / 0 comments

  There was pandemonium on Thursday at the ongoing 21st African Senior Athletics Championships, tagged “Asaba 2018” following the collapse of a 30,000 metric ton water tank at the Stephen … Read more

Tanzania pulls out of African athletics champs in Nigeria

3 months ago / 0 comments

Tanzania have pulled out the African Athletics Championships in Nigeria due to what it called poor organisation and security concerns in the west African nation. Flags of countries participating are … Read more

Neymar admits to “exaggerated’’ reactions at World Cup

4 months ago / 0 comments

  Ridiculed for faking and diving during a disappointing 2018 World Cup campaign in Russia, Brazilian forward Neymar has admitted to “exaggerated” reactions saying he is still learning to deal … Read more

Chris Giwa’s NFF appoints Ikpeme Acting Gen. Sec., postpones league resumption

4 months ago / 0 comments

Amaju Pinnick and Chris Giwa The Executive Committee of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) led by Chris Giwa, has appointed Dr Emmanuel Ikpeme Acting General Secretary of the football house … Read more

World Cup celebrations rock France

4 months ago / 0 comments

    Newspapers and TV stations hailed France’s World Cup victory on Monday, while clean-up crews worked against the clock to tidy up after a crazy night’s partying in Paris … Read more

Sunday Oliseh sends hilarious congratulatory message to France

4 months ago / 0 comments

  Former Nigeria international Sunday Oliseh has congratulated France, albeit in a hilarious manner, highlighting the heavy African flavour in Didier Deschamps’ World Cup-winning setup. Les Bleus defeated Croatia 4-2 … Read more