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Erico wants future Eagles build around Babatunde

Erico wants future Eagles build around Babatunde

Former Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Joe Erico want the team built around Michael Babatunde because of his exemplary display at the just concluded World Cup in Brazil. Babatunde confounded his…

Fed Cup: Enyimba, Dolphins hit semis

Fed Cup: Enyimba, Dolphins hit semis

Cup holders Enyimba continued their march in the 2014 Federation Cup after they defeated Sharks 2-0 as Dolphins also reached the last four courtesy of a 4-2 win over Lobi…

Mikel promises to fight for shirt at Chelsea’

Mikel promises to fight for shirt at Chelsea’

Super Eagles midfielder, Mikel Obi will not quit Chelsea at least this summer because he wants to stay and fight for his place in the first team of the English…

Southampton eyes Onazi

Southampton eyes Onazi

Southampton is on the trail of Super Eagles and Lazio midfielder Eddy Onazi. The Nigeria international has been credited with several interest from the English Premier League since the January…

Adepoju calls for Keshi stay

By Augustine Akhilomen -  Correspondent, Lagos Former Super Eagles midfielder Mutiu Adepoju has called on the Nigeria Football Federation to retain coach Stephen Keshi as Super Eagles coach. The call…

C’Wealth Games: Toriola’s Team Nigeria captain

•Nigeria tackles Kenya, India in table tennis One of Africa’s most decorated table tennis player, Segun Toriola has been named captain of Team Nigeria to the 2014 Commonwealth Games in…

Usifo seeks attention for hurdlers

Former national record holder in the 400m hurdle event Maria Usifo has called for more attention to the event towards its development. Usifo, who said in an interview that Nigeria…

Team Nigeria sprinters will soar in Glasgow, says Ogba

Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) President, Solomon Ogba has predicted a good outing for the Nigeria sprinters at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Speaking recently on the chances of…

George frowns at athletes marketing

Chairman of Ondo State Athletics Association (OSAA) Hon. Olamide George has called for a review of the policy of  bringing athletes from abroad to displace Nigerians for slots  at major…

Oshaniwa: Eagles’ll qualify for AFCON 2015

Oshaniwa: Eagles’ll qualify for AFCON 2015

By Augustine Akhilomen -  Correspondent, Lagos Super Eagles defender, Juwon Oshaniwa has assured Nigerians that the crisis rocking Nigeria football will not affect the team’s preparations for the 2015 African…

Man City, Liverpool battle over Isco

Man City, Liverpool battle over Isco

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is keen to link up with Real Madrid star Isco, who is also a target for Liverpool. According to the Daily Mail, the City boss…

C’Wealth Games: Team Nigeria quest for medal begins

C’Wealth Games: Team Nigeria quest for medal begins

By Uzor Odigbo Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Team Nigeria’s quest for medals at the 20th edition of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow will begin today with 127 teams participating. Team…

Uche begins Villareal pre-season training

Uche begins Villareal pre-season training

After been controversially omitted from the Super Eagles World Cup squad, Villareal forward, Ikechukwu Uche returned to pre-season training with the rest of his teammates under coach Marcelino Garcia Toral.…

Nigeria can break round of 16 jinx – Danagogo

Nigeria can break round of 16 jinx – Danagogo

By Tony Ezimakor  Snr. Correspondent, Abuja    Minister of Sports and Chairman National Sports Commission (NSC), Tammy Danagogo says that Nigeria has what it takes to break the round of…

Musa’s wonder goal voted among W’Cup best

Musa’s wonder goal voted among W’Cup best

Ahmed Musa’s opening goal against Argentina has been named one of the best goals scored at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Although the Eagles lost the game 3-2, with both…

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