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‘NFF won’t sack Keshi’

‘NFF won’t sack Keshi’

By Peter Edema Group Sports Editor Those angling for sack of Coach Stephen Keshi as Super Eagles Head Coach after failing to qualify the team for the 2015 Africa Cup of…

Blame Keshi, not players for Nations Cup failure –Lawal

Blame Keshi, not players for Nations Cup failure –Lawal

Former Super Eagles midfielder, Garba Lawal, has blamed Stephen Keshi for the team’s failure to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. A second half brace…

Enyimba retains Fed Cup

Enyimba retains Fed Cup

Federation Cup defending champions, Enyimba of Aba, on Sunday retained the trophy following its 2-1 defeat of Dolphins of Port Harcourt in the final played at Telsim Balogun Stadium, Surulere…

Fed Cup win delights Ikhana

By Augustine Akhilomen Correspondent, Lagos Enyimba coach, Kadiri Enyimba, has expressed delight winning the Federations Cup after his team defeated Dolphins 2-1 at the Teslim Balogun Stadium on Sunday. Goals from…

Davis Cup win excites Federer

Roger Federer gave Switzerland its first Davis Cup title in Lille on Sunday by defeating Richard Gasquet of France in straight sets in the first of the final’s reverse singles.…

The ‘NFF’ Federation Cup: Seeking its lost glory

The ‘NFF’ Federation Cup: Seeking its lost glory

By Steve Oma-Ofozor  Senior Correspondent, Lagos The heat is on the expectation is high as the atmosphere is enveloped with frenzy excitement all for the 2014 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF)…

Boxing: GOtv to honour Lasisi, Obisia, others

Boxing: GOtv to honour  Lasisi, Obisia, others

By Uzor Odigbo Snr.  correspondent, Lagos  All is now set for GOtv Boxing Night in Lagos as five Nigerian boxing legends will be honoured in a professional boxing event scheduled…

Nigerian cricketers contest for Abebe Cup

The Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) will hold the final of the inaugural National Female Cricket Championship in Abuja starting from November 21 through November 23. The tournament will feature five…

Pelican Stars humble Rivers Angels

Rivers Angels suffered an away defeat as Uche Kalu”s early goal gave Pelican Stars victory in a rescheduled game of the Nigeria Women Premier League at the Unical Sport Complex…

Okocha heads NFF study committee

Okocha heads NFF study committee

Former Super Eagles Captain, Austin Okocha, has been chosen as the head of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Study Group, set up in the aftermath of Nigeria’s national team…

I enjoy Man U style of football, says Okagbare

I enjoy Man U style of football, says Okagbare

Majority of the world’s elite athletes have unalloyed passion for Manchester United Football Club. From the Olympic Champion, Usain Bolt, to Linford Christie, Aton Boldon and Nigeria’s sprint queen, Blessing…

Average players can’t take Nigeria to Afcon – Fashola

Average players can’t take Nigeria to Afcon – Fashola

Stories by Uzor Odigbo / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Lagos State Governor, Babatunde Fashola, has declared that Super Eagles’ failure to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations did not…

Eagles ouster, wake up call

Eagles ouster, wake up call

By Augustine Akhilomen / Correspondent, Lagos   On October 8, 2011 former Super Eagles Coach, Samson Siasia, failed to qualify Nigeria for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations co-hosted by Gabon…

Jay Jay Okocha, Western Union promote education

Jay Jay Okocha, Western Union promote education

Former Super Eagles captain, Austin Jay-Jay Okocha, has teamed up with Western Union to call on fans to go back to their school days and share their own childhood sports…

Uduaghan calls for long-term planning for sports development

Uduaghan calls for long-term planning for sports development

DELTA State Governor, Dr Emmanuel Uduaghan, has advocated long term planning against the current ad-hoc approach as panacea to the dwindling fortunes of sports in the country. Declaring open the…

Blatter to step down as IOC member

Blatter to step down as IOC member

FIFA President, Sepp Blatter will have to give up his position as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at the end of 2016 even if, as expected, his…

NFF refuses to pay players draw bonus

NFF refuses to pay players draw bonus

Following Nigeria’s 2-2 draw with South Africa in Uyo on Wednesday, which subsequently ruled the country out of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, sl10.ng can exclusively reveal that the…

Gumel returns as NOC boss

Gumel returns as NOC boss

By Tony Ezimakor / Snr. Correspondent, Asaba   International Olympics Committee (IOC) member, Habu Gumel,  defeated incumbent Sani Ndanusa to reclaim the Nigeria Olympic Committee president he  lost four years ago.…

Please don’t sack me-Keshi begs NFF

Please don’t sack me-Keshi begs NFF

•Says his sack no solution to Eagles problem By Uzor Odigbo  / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Super Eagles Interim Coach, Stephen Keshi, has told the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) not to…

Onigbinde blames Eagles for Nations Cup ouster

Onigbinde blames Eagles for Nations Cup ouster

Former Super Eagles coach, Adegboye Onigbinde, has said that Nigeria lost its bid to defend the African Cup of Nations title the very moment the team lost to the Red…

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