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Adepoju worried about Nigerian football

Adepoju worried about Nigerian football

Former Super Eagles midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju has expressed concern about the future of Nigerian football, after the country failed to win a game during the first phase of qualifiers for…

Keshi capping unqualified players –Ladipo

Keshi capping unqualified players –Ladipo

By Tony Ezimakor / Snr Correspondent Abuja   President General of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Dr. Rafiu Ladipo has accused Super Eagles Interim Coach, Stephen Keshi of squandering opportunities  by…

Sudan won’t escape defeat –Onazi

Sudan won’t escape defeat –Onazi

By Augustine Akhilomen / Correspondent, Lagos   Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has expressed confidence that the team will do everything within its will-power to pick the maximum points against Sudan…

Odegbami blames administrative lapses for NFF crisis

Odegbami blames administrative lapses for NFF crisis

Former Super Eagles captain, Chief Segun Odegbami has lamented the sorry state of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). He said the leadership crisis rocking the football house was as a…

IAAF Continental Cup: How Europe emerged winners

They won the first and last events of the weekend, but in between those victories hosts Africa could not hold off the might of the two strongest teams in the…

Okon: I’ll restore Falcons reputation

Super Falcons Head Coach Edwin Okon believes he is looking to restore the team’s lost reputation in the world of football. The tactician was handed the job after excelling with…

Spread gospel of volleyball, Gumel urges coaches

By Tony Ezimakor / Snr  Correspondent Abuja   President of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF), Habu Gumel has urged elite coaches in volleyball  to spread  the knowledge they  gained after 14-day…

Falcons loses to Sia One Boys

In their build up for next month’s African Women Championship (AWC) in Namibia,Super Falcons on Tuesday lost 1-2 to Sia One Boys Academy in a test game played at Goal…

Sponsors jostle for Lagos beach marathon

Organisrs of the 3rd edition of Lagos beach marathon race have made gains, but intensified efforts in their drive for more sponsors and partners for the October 1st energy sapping…

Nigerian youths key to medals at Rio Olympics, says Porbeni

Former Delta state director of sports Seigha Porbeni has said that Africa will witness a new trend in the sprint event at Rio Olympics in 2016 when Nigeria youth athletes…

Imoke up for Obudu challenge

Cross River state governor,  Liyel Imoke will be the cynosure of all eyes when the 10th Obudu International Mountain Race gets underway on Friday 7th of November, 2014. Imoke, according…

NFF crisis part of development, says Ekeji

NFF crisis part of development, says Ekeji

•Sure Eagles’ll qualify for Nations Cup By Tony Ezimakor Snr. Correspondent, Abuja   Former Director General of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr. Patrick Ekeji has allayed fears that the…

Onazi set to pen new Lazio deal

Onazi set to pen new Lazio deal

By Augustine Akhilomen Correspondent, Lagos   Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi will sign a new deal that will see him earn N560m with Italian side Lazio. The central midfielder and…

Garba: Eaglets’ll overcome Gabon

Garba: Eaglets’ll overcome Gabon

Former Golden Eaglets coach Manu Garba says he’s very confident the team will reverse the 2-1 defeat suffered at the hands of Gabon over the weekend in a CAF U17…

Irvine: Ideye needs time to settle

Irvine: Ideye needs time to settle

By Augustine Akhilomen/Correspondent, Lagos   Super Eagles striker Brown Ideye may not be having it smooth in the Premier League with West Brom, however, coach Alan Irvine has urged fans…

Keshi can’t manage Eagles, says Babayaro

Keshi can’t manage Eagles, says Babayaro

By Uzor Odigbo  / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Former national team goalkeeper, Emmanuel Babayaro has declared that no Nigerian coach is good enough to handle the Super Eagles. Babayaro added that…

Ebola: FG may retaliate Gabon’s shabby treatment on Eaglets

Ebola: FG may retaliate Gabon’s shabby treatment on Eaglets

By Tony Ezimakor  / Snr Correspondent Abuja   Federal government may go tough against Gabon over the shabby treatment meted on world champions, Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets, by Gabonese authorities. Nigeria Football…

I almost missed US Open, says record maker Nishikori

Kei Nishikori nearly missed the US Open after struggling to recover from surgery to remove a cyst from a toe, the history-making finalist revealed on Saturday. The 24-year-old Japanese became…

Babangida anchores Eagles problems on NFF crisis

•Advocates new role for Mikel Former Super Eagles winger Tijani Babangida has revealed that the NFF crises may not have contributed to the Eagles’ poor start to the qualifiers, but…

Ikoyi Club Tennis: Enosoregbe, Adegoke emerge winners

Nigeria’s number one player, Clifford Enosoregbe, showed his superiority in the country’s tennis as he defeated Abdulmumuni Babalola, 6-1, 5-7, 10-8, to win the inaugural Ikoyi Club Tennis Challenge. The…

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