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AFCON 2017: Oliseh Must Avoid CHAN Failure Against Egypt

With the first round exit of the Super Eagles from the Championship for African Nations (CHAN), coaches and former players have expressed divergent views concerning
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Andy Murray's Father-In-Law Collapses During Australian Open Clash

Andy Murray's father-in-law Nigel Sears collapsed while watching the Australian Open match between Ana Ivanovic and Madison Keys on Saturday. Medical staff quickly arrived on the...
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Messi Crowned World's Best Player And Scoops FIFA Ballon D'Or Award

Barcelona star, Lionel Messi, on Monday in Zurich, reclaimed the FIFA Ballon d'Or crown after beating team-mate, Neymar and Real Madrid superstar rival, Cristiano Ronaldo...
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Manchester City Superstar Nearly Involved In Plane Crash

It was a big scare as a Manchester City top star was involved in a near-miss crash on a charter plane at Norwich Airport.  Manchester City...
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Ballon D'Or 2015: All You Need To Know About Today's Ceremony

Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi is favourite to beat Real Madrid forward, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar...All you need to know about Monday's star-studded ceremony.  The Ballon d'Or...
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Young Gabonese Footballer Who Dethroned Yaya Toure As Glo African Footballer Of The Year

Manchester City midfield maestro Yaya Toure was last night dethroned as the Glo Africa Footballer of the Year by a Gabonese footballer.  Panthers of Gabon Captain,...
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Chelsea Legend, Didier Drogba Denies Viral Reports Of His Retirement

Drogba whose future has been the subject of intense speculation since he was seen seated alongside Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovich and Guus Hiddink during the...
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Nigeria Abolishes Bonuses For World Champions Golden Eaglets

The leadership of the NFF seem to be going through hard times and its trying to cut down costs by all means with a policy...
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SAD! Nigerian Referee Slumps And Dies On The Pitch (Photo)

Nigeria has lost a referee in the line of duty with details concerning the cause of his death currently unknown.  Popular Nigerian referee, Basil Giwa slumped...
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Blatter, Platini Get 8 Year Bans

A FIFA ethics tribunal on Monday banned Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini for eight years saying they had abused their positions over a suspect 2...
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Meet The Youngest Nigerian FIFA Referee (Photos)

A young Nigerian referee has emerged on a record-breaking note which has got social media users talking.  Meet the youngest Nigerian FIFA badge referee ever aged...
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Pathetic! FC Taraba Players Sleep In Front Of Government House Over Unpaid 11 Months Salary (Photos)

The players of the Taraba football club are currently passing the night in front of the government house in Jalingo state as they await the...
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See How Much Each Player of The Dream Team Got At Last

The victorious Under 23 Nigerian players have been handsomely rewarded by the NFF after a triumphant outing in the recently concluded youth tournament.  The Nigerian Football...
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Victor Osimhen Off To England To Seal Deal

Golden Eaglets’ star, Victor Osimhen, has jetted out to England, where he is expected to seal a deal with a top English Premier League side,...
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UEFA Champions League Draws: Arsenal Meets Barca, Chelsea To Clash with PSG (LIST)

Arsenal was handed nightmare Barcelona draw in last 16 of the Champions League as Chelsea takes on PSG while Manchester City got the better of...
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Yaya Toure Wins BBC African Footballer Of The Year Award 2015

Yaya Toure has been voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2015. The 32-year-old Ivory Coast midfielder becomes only the third player, after Nigerians Nwankwo...
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Rangers Football Player Shot 18 Times In Car Park (Photos+Video)

Harrowing moment wife of former Rangers star, 26, wept over his body after he was shot 18 times in Honduras car park after buying clothes...
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Breaking News: Former Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi Loses Wife

Strong reports have it that the wife of the former Super Eagles' coach Keshi has passed away in an hospital outside the country after a...
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CHAN Super Eagles To Train In South Africa

Nigeria will now train in Pretoria, South Africa, to prepare for next year’s CHAN in Rwanda as against a proposal by coach Sunday Oliseh to...
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Nigeria Drop In FIFA Rankings

Three-time African champions Super Eagles have slid down the latest FIFA rankings by seven places following the latest table released on Thursday. And by the...
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Eagles Don’t Need New Coach - Amaju Pinnick

The president of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has stated that the Federation is not looking for a European coach for the Super Eagles...
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Algeria Attack Worries Samson Siasia

National Under-23 team coach, Samson Siasia, fears his team could struggle against Algeria attackers in their CAF Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations last group match...
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Chelsea 2016/17 Season Kits Leaked Online

Three Chelsea kits for the next season were published via Instragram by one of the users. Each of the  three pictures of “everything.chelsea” was commented. “Chelsea’s rumoured...
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FIFA MISTAKE! FIFA Withdraws Bronze Boot From U-17 Star, Nwakali And Awards It To Chukwueze

The Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) has admitted they made a mistake giving Kelechi Nwakali the 2015 U17 World Cup bronze boot instead of...
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Sunday Oliseh Making Keshi Mistake Over Ideye - Moses Kpakor

Moses Kpakor feels Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh is making a mistake by ignoring on-form Olympiakos forward Brown Ideye. South Africa 2013 winner Ideye has not played...
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Messi, Neymar Battle Ronaldo For Ballon d’Or

Barcelona duo Lionel Messi and Neymar will compete with current holder Cristiano Ronaldo for this year’s FIFA Ballon d’Or, ESPN reports. The FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony...
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FIBA Africa: Dolphins Through To Quarter-Finals

Nigerian champions Dolphins won their third game in a row on Monday and booked their place in the quarter-finals of the FIBA Africa Champions Cup...
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U-23 Team Play In Senegal Empty Handed

It has been revealed that the country’s U-23 team at the 2015 U-23 African Cup of Nations are in Senegal without cash. The PUNCH leant...
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Sunday Oliseh Shouldn’t Succumb To Pressure —Ex-Nigeria Keeper, Abiodun Baruwa

Abiodun Baruwa has advised Nigeria coach Sunday Oliseh to follow his heart as he faces selection dilemma following the discovery of new players for the...
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I Don’t Need Arsenal Goals - Mesut Ozil

Mesut Ozil has said his excellent form for Arsenal this season is down to him playing in a No. 10 position for the club. According to...
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I Want To Be Chelsea Boss - Former Chelsea Striker Didier Drogba

Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba says he has an agreement to return to the club once he finishes playing and wants it to be as...
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4 Time African Footballer Of The Year, Samuel Eto’o Pens Condolence Message To Yola And Kano Bomb blast Victims

Four time African Footballer of the Year and former Chelsea and Barcelona player, Samuel Eto’o pens heartfelt condolence  message to victims of Kano and Yola...
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Samson Siasia, NFF Officials Yet To Hear From Kidnappers

The Nigeria Football Federation officials, late on Tuesday, said they have yet to hear from the gunmen who kidnapped the 72-year-old mother. The NFF and Siasia...
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Fans Sing La Marseillaise As England Take On France At Wembley

Mathieu Creton, draped in a Tricolor, wore a tee-shirt bearing the legendary Prime Minister's quote: "Never, Never, Never give up" England and France played out an...
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Acting FIFA President, Issa Hayatou Undergoes Kidney Transplant

The Acting President of FIFA, Issa Hayatou, has undergone a “successful” kidney transplant. This was disclosed by the world football governing body on Friday. “Issa...
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Checkout All The Goals Of Nigerian U-17 Striker,Victor Osimhen In Chile (Video)

See all the 10 goals of Nigerian 16-year old striker, Victor Osimhen at the recently concluded FIFA U-17 world cup in Chile.  Golden Eaglets striker, Victor...
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Our World Champions Are Back! Golden Eaglets Receive Hero's Welcome After Winning World (Photos)

They did Nigeria proud after they won the U-17 FIFA World Cup in Chile. And now, our champions, the Golden Eaglets have returned home, and...
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FIFA President, Sepp Blatter In Hospital After 'Small Breakdown'

Suspended Fifa president Sepp Blatter is in hospital after what has been called a "small emotional breakdown". Blatter, 79, who has led world football's governing body...
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Arsene Wenger Wins Manager Of The Month Award For October

Arsene Wenger has won the Premier League Manager of the Month award for October. The Arsenal boss led his side to four successive victories during the...
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Golden Eaglets Brought Mali To Her Knees In FIFA World Cup Final (Video)

Nigeria's Golden Eaglets made the entire country proud after a sweet 2-0 defeat of Mali at the FIFA U-17 World Cup.  The Nigerian team won the...
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Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets Are World U17 Champions

The Nigeria U17 team, the Golden Eaglets, have successfully defended their FIFA U17 World Cup title after recording a 2-0 victory over their West African...
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