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Friday, February 23, 2018

Sunderland set to terminate Eboue’s contract

Sunderland are set to terminate the contract of defender Emmanuel Eboue after he was suspended by Fifa from all football-related activity for one year. The...
Oshoala shines as Nigeria rout Mali

Ighalo, Oshoala emerge King, Queen of Nigerian Football

Super Eagles and Watford forward, Odion Ighalo and Super Falcons and Arsenal new sensation, Asisat Oshoala emerged King and Queen of the pitch respectively...
International friendly: Iheanacho’s late goal earns Nigeria draw against Senegal

AFCON 2017: Siasia optimistic Eagles can win in Egypt

Super Eagles’ Interim Coach Samson Siasia on Friday in Kaduna said his team would now be aiming to beat the Pharaohs of Egypt when...
Eagles' Afcon dream still alive – Chukwu

Eagles’ Afcon dream still alive – Chukwu

Former Nigerian manager Christian Chukwu believes Group G, which comprises Egypt, Nigeria and Tanzania, is still wide open. Super Eagles were forced to 1-1 draw...
World Peace Day: Groups call for peaceful co-existence among Nigerians

Afcon 2017: Egypt force Nigeria to draw

Nigeria are walking a tight rope to qualify for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon after they were held to a 1-1...
Mikel Obi is new Super Eagles skipper

Mikel Obi is new Super Eagles skipper

Chelsea midfielder, John Obi Mikel, has been announced as the new skipper of the Nigeria men's national team on Thursday.   Mikel, who is the longest-serving...
Welbeck, Iwobi keep Arsenal’s title hope alive, beat Everton

Welbeck, Iwobi keep Arsenal title hope alive, beat Everton

First-half goals by Danny Welbeck and Alex Iwobi earned Arsenal a first win in four league games to revive their Premier League title hopes...
US woman, Ibtihaj to wear Hijab at Rio Olympics

US woman, Ibtihaj to wear Hijab at Rio Olympics

Ibtihaj Muhammad stood beaming on the podium in Budapest in 2013, flashing a bright smile, a world championship bronze medal and the red, white...
Benitez takes over at Newcastle, given rescue mission

Benitez takes over at Newcastle, given rescue mission

Rafael Benitez returned to English football on Friday with the task of saving Newcastle United from Premier League relegation after the struggling north-east side...
Klopp to happy fans, it's payback time

Klopp to happy fans, it’s payback time

Liverpool's 2-0 victory over Manchester United on Thursday was payback for the fans, manager Jurgen Klopp said after his side produced a commanding display...