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Is newly ‘cool’ sport of cycling the new golf?

Is newly ‘cool’ sport of cycling the new golf?

That cycling is the new golf has become an anecdotal truism. As golf participation has fallen dramatically in Britain in recent years, cycling has boomed, fuelling the perception that where…

I advised Keshi to walk away two months ago-Onigbinde

I advised Keshi to walk away two months ago-Onigbinde

Former Super Eagles coach, Adegboye Onigbinde, has revealed that he has personally advised out of contract Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi, to walk about two months back. Several past Super…

FIFA clears Ukoh to play for Nigeria

FIFA clears Ukoh to play for Nigeria

•Ajayi, Akpom keen for Abu Dhabi action FIFA has cleared former Swiss U-20 international, Steven Archibong Effiong Ukoh, to represent Nigeria. The midfielder, born on 19th June, 1991 to Nigerian…

Uche extends Villarreal contract

Uche extends Villarreal contract

Super Eagles striker, Ikechukwu Uche, has signed a two-year contract extension with Villarreal to keep him at the La Liga side until 2017. Uche’s contract at El Madrigal would have…

Youth golfer, Olaniyi, dreams Woods, Mcllroy

A youth golfer with Rosani Golf and Recreation Centre, Adeyinka Olaniyi, has set his sight on reaching the mark attained by the likes of Tiger Woods and Rory Mcllroy in…

Eagles to play Elephants, Les Aiglons in Abu Dhabi

Eagles to play Elephants, Les Aiglons in Abu Dhabi

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), in honouring its pledge to ensure that Super Eagles is engaged for all the FIFA–free days available next year, has secured two international friendly matches…

Okocha tips Yaya Toure to win CAF award

Okocha tips Yaya Toure to win CAF award

By Augustine Akhilomen  / Correspondent, Lagos   Former Super Eagles captain, Austin Okocha, has tipped Cote d’ Ivoire captain, Yaya Toure, to win the 2014 African Footballer of the Year award…

NFF not under pressure to renew Keshi’s contract – Pinnick

NFF not under pressure to renew Keshi’s contract – Pinnick

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, has denied reports that the NFF board is under pressure to renew Coach Stephen Keshi’s before the year runs out.…

Adidas, NFF in talks over sponsorship renewal

Adidas, NFF in talks over sponsorship renewal

Sports Kit manufacturers, Adidas, has provisionally agreed to extend its kit sponsorship deal with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) pending a contract renewal. NFF President, Amaju Pinnick, explained that the…

Ajetunmobi, Atinuke, others in race for NTTF President’s Cup

Ajetunmobi, Atinuke, others in race for NTTF President’s Cup

Foreign-based duo of Seun Ajetunmobi and Olaide Atinuke as well as Fatimo Bello and 50 year-old Taofeek Maya are in race for titles at the end-of-the-year Nigeria Table Tennis Federation…

Siasia sets for Egypt  test

Siasia sets for Egypt  test

Under-23 team coach, Samson Siasia, says the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has secured a four-legged international friendly against Egypt U-23. The first game will take place in Nigeria on the…

Why Keshi’s contract renewal is delayed –Pinnick

Why Keshi’s contract renewal is delayed –Pinnick

By Tony Ezimakor Snr Correspondent Abuja   President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, is confident that the ongoing contract renewal talks with Stephen Keshi would soon end…

Quit or get sacked, Amodu tells Keshi

Quit or get sacked, Amodu tells Keshi

By Tony Ezimakor Snr Correspondent Abuja Even as the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is negotiating new contract with Stephen Keshi, NFF Technical Director, Shaibu Amodu, has asked Keshi to take…

Igbokwe tells FIFA to withdraw NFF’s recognition

Igbokwe tells FIFA to withdraw NFF’s recognition

By Tony Ezimakor Snr Correspondent Abuja Petitioner in the September 30 Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Elections Appeal, Iyke Igbokwe, has asked FIFA to rescind its endorsement of the ‘majority decision’…

Busy schedule planned for S’Eagles

Busy schedule planned for S’Eagles

Despite missing out of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, the Super Eagles will be kept busy, supersport.com can report. This is according to the NFF’s General Secretary, Musa Amadu,…

Eguavoen warns Siasia against foreign based players

Eguavoen warns Siasia against foreign based players

By Augustine Akhilomen / Correspondent, Lagos   Former Super Eagles coach, Augustine Eguavoen, has warned Samson Siasia against over dependence on foreign based players for the U-23 team. The coach, who…

Manu wants F’Eagles to qualify for W’Cup as African champions

Manu wants F’Eagles to qualify for W’Cup as African champions

Flying Eagles Head Coach, Manu Garba, wants the team to qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand as African champions. Flying Eagles has won the African Youth…

I’m not in a hurry to move to Europe , says Emem Eduok

I’m not in a hurry to move to Europe , says Emem Eduok

Dolphins striker, Emem Eduok, says he is not in a hurry to move to Europe after his brilliant displays in the just concluded Nigeria Professional Football League season. Eduok’s 25…

Agu rates Enyeama as Eagles best goalie

Agu rates Enyeama as Eagles best goalie

By Augustine Akhilomen  / Correspondent, Lagos   Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Alloy Agu, still rates Vincent Enyeama as the best goalkeeper for the Super Eagles for now. Enyeama won the 2013…

Ikoyi Masters begins with youngsters on parade

Ikoyi Masters begins with youngsters on parade

Tennis youngsters will feature in the inaugural edition of the Ikoyi Masters tourney which begins today, organizers have said. The tournament will hold from Tuesday, 16 December to Saturday, 20…

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