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Will 2015 Africa Cup of Nations hold?

Will 2015 Africa Cup of Nations hold?

By Peter Edema Group Sports Editor Since the inaugural edition of the Africa Cup of Nations in 1957, the tournament, the flagship of African football, has never been postponed. But…

Edo boxing trials raise medal hopes for festival

Edo boxing trials raise medal hopes for festival

By Uzor Odigbo Snr. Correspondent, Lagos Sequel to the success of boxing trials organized by the Edo State Boxing Association, hope of winning medals at the 19th National Sports Festival…

Christ Embassy woo talents with football fiesta

Their dream is to become football stars. And they took giant steps towards actualising that goal on Sunday as the curtains fell on the maiden edition of Christ Embassy football…

Tennis club league gets fans rating

Some fans at the on-going Table Tennis National Club’s Team League commended the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) for organising an outstanding tournament. Fans who throng the indoor sports hall…

I play tennis to make mum happy, says McCloud

After defeating Mary-Love Edwards in her first tennis tournament in Nigeria, Angel McCloud, says she plays tennis to make her mother happy. The youngster who had only recently returned from…

Wonder Goal No7: Eduok, Etebo others jostle for N100, 000

Wonder Goal No7: Eduok, Etebo others jostle for N100, 000

•LMC increases nomination The interesting and scintillating performance of NPFL strikers has tickled the League management Company (LMC) to increase the list of Wonder Goal nominees from the original three…

I got soccer virus watching Liverpool, says Ojokolo

I got soccer virus watching Liverpool, says Ojokolo

Football, they say, is usually a boys’ pastime, but for Endurance Ojokolo, Olympian athlete, girls could also take part in the thrills and frills of the game. This was the…

Go for victory, Jonathan tells Falcons

Go for victory, Jonathan tells Falcons

By Chesa Chesa, Abuja   President Goodluck Jonathan has urged the Super Falcons to go all out and continue the domination of African Women’s football by defeating Cameroon in today’s…

My Eagles job won’t affect El-Kanemi – Yusuf

My Eagles job won’t affect El-Kanemi – Yusuf

Super Eagles Assistant Coach, Salisu Yusuf, has allayed fears that his new assignment with the national team will adversely affect his duties at El-Kanemi Warriors saying it would mutually compliment…

Can foreign coach make Eagles fly again?

Can foreign coach make Eagles fly again?

By Augustine Akhilomen /  Correspondent, Lagos   Sequel to the disengagement of former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, from his job last week, after Nigeria’s 3-1 victory over Sudan…

Crown FC suspends five players for sabotage

Crown FC suspends five players for sabotage

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) outfit, Crown FC, have suspended five of their playing personnel indefinitely following their implosion in Wednesday’s match at Warri Wolves, supersport.com can report. Crown FC…

NPFL team of the week players in view

With less than three games to end the season, NPFL players are coming out with some robust performance either to aid their club’s title ambitions or to escape to escape…

Okon promises title

By Uzor Odigbo  / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Super Falcons Coach, Edwin Okon, has assured that his team reclaiming the African Women Championship (AWC)  title for the seventh time by beating…

Eduok: I want to keep working hard

Dolphins FC striker, Emem Eduok became the first player to score six goals in a single Nigeria Premier League match in a 6-0 thumping of Nembe City at midweek and…

Nigeria slumps in FIFA Rankings

Nigeria slumps in FIFA Rankings

Super Eagles has dropped five places in this month’s FIFA Rankings released on Thursday, dropping out of the top 40 down to 42nd in the world. Ghana also did not…

Alaba Adetunji lifts Ikeja Ladies Championship tile

Miss Alaba Adetunji has proved that the Ikeja Ladies Club Championship title she won last year was not a fluke, as she on Wednesday, emerged the latest champion for the…

Court nullifies NFF elections

Court nullifies NFF elections

•Amaju appeals ruling By Audu Onoja, Jos and Tony Ezimakor, Abuja   A Federal High Court sitting in Jos has nullified the Warri General Assembly and the subsequent Elective Congress that…

Schools Sports Federation slams FCT, Edo , Bauchi, others

By Tony Ezimakor /  Snr Correspondent Abuja   The president of the Nigeria Schools Sports Federation, Ibrahim Mohammed, has taken a swipe at a number of States, including Edo, FCT,…

Dolphins striker, Eduok, promises more goals

Dolphins of Port Harcourt striker, Emem Eduok, said the six goals he scored in a league match would spur him to search for more goals. Eduok, 20, scored all the…

Teen Golfers set to swing for NGF President at 61

Youth golfers across the country are poised to swing in a golf tournament tagged, ‘Awa Ibrahim Teen Match Play Tournament’ slated for the Ikeja Golf Club, Lagos from October 26-29,…

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