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Rangers Defeat Abia Warriors, Top NPFL League Table

Rangers International FC, Enugu, on Saturday, topped the Nigeria Professional Football League table with 43 points after defeating Abia Warriors FC, 2 – 1, in
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Nigeria Official Caught Up In Women's Football Lesbianism Row

The governing body of Nigerian football has defended itself after its vice-president reportedly blamed the poor state of women’s football on homosexuality. The vice-president of the...
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Maria Sharapova gets a two-year ban for failing drug test

Maria Sharapova, the richest athlete in the history of women’s sport, has been banned for two years for failing a drugs test during the Australian...
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Smart Akraka, Former Athletics Federation Of Nigeria President Dead

FORMER Athletics Federation of Nigeria president Smart Akraka has passed on after a long battle with illness. Akraka, born April 13, 1934 in Lagos was...
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List of highest paid female athletes

 Top 10 earners 1. Serena Williams -$28.9 million STUNNING — Beautiful and Wealthy 2. Maria Sharapova –$21.9 million 3. Ronda Rousey – $14 million 4. Danica Patrick – $13.9...
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Siasia to drop Awoniyi, three others ahead of the Olympic Games

A top official of the Nigeria U-23 side has said that four key players are in danger of losing their places in the team ahead...
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26 Years Old Cameroonian Footballer Patrick Ekeng Collapse And Die On Football Pitch

Dinamo Bucharest and Cameroon midfielder Patrick Ekeng has died in hospital after collapsing on the pitch during a Romanian league match on Friday. Cristian Pandrea, a...
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Mane Hat Trick Overshadows Iheanacho Brace

Manchester City’s hopes of qualifying for the Champions League remain in the balance as a brilliant Sadio Mane hat-trick secured Southampton an easy win, BBC...
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Foundation Remembers Yekini

Ibadan Grammar School face Methodist High School  at the Lekan Salami Stadium in Ibadan on Wednesday in remembrance  of the late Nigeria striker Rashidi Yekini.  Yekini...
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Nigeria's U-17 World Cup Winner Crowned Club's Player Of The Year In Spain

Isaac Success Ajayi, Granada CF and ex-Nigeria youth international, has dedicated his award as 'Granada Player of the Year' to his mother.  Former Nigeria youth international,...
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Ryan Giggs Wife Divorce Manchester United Assistant Coach After Cheating With Waitress

Ryan Giggs’ wife, Stacey, has finally ended her marriage to the Manchester United assistant coach, after he reportedly had an affair with one of the...
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Ex Eagles Keepers Hail Fantastic Enyeama

Former Nigeria goalkeepers Dosu Joseph and Joe Erico have hailed Lille shot stopper Vincent Enyeama after he was named among the top 10 goalkeepers in...
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Ideye Returns To Super Eagles

Brown Ideye is making a return to the Nigerian national team after he earned a call from the Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf on Wednesday. The...
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Zidane Hopeful On Ronaldo

Zinedine Zidane is hopeful both Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema will be fit for Real Madrid’s Champions League semi-final second leg at home to Manchester...
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Victor Moses Faces Bleak Future

Super Eagles winger Victor Moses could end the season   unsure of what the future holds for him in the summer. Moses, who was signed by...
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Dalung Wail NFF Crisis

The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr. Solomon Dalung,  has said the lingering leadership tussle in the Nigeria Football Federation has placed him in...
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Fuludu Advice: Mikel Must Work For Olympic Spot

Former Nigeria midfielder Edema Fuludu says Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, must earn his place in  the squad to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Mikel has...
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Falconets Star Targets U-20 Women’s World Cup

Falconets striker Chinwendu Ihezuo says her target is to help Nigeria  win the 2016 U-20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea, after being part...
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Eagles Need Tougher European Opponents

Former Nigeria international, Friday Ekpo, has hailed the selection of the Mali friendly for the Super Eagles but said the team needed a tougher European...
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NFF Technical committee Meets On Eagles Foreign Coach

WITH the expiration next week of the sports minister’s deadline to the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, the technical committee of the body will today fine...
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Gallas, Saha And Others For Yobo Centenary Game

FOUR more top players from Europe including William Gallas, Louis Saha, Tim Howard and Steven Pienaar have been booked on the flight to Port Harcourt...
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Eliminate Etoile And Pinnick Charges Enyimba

NIGERIA Football Federation President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick, has lent his weight to Nigeria’s only surviving club on the continent, Enyimba calling on players to remain...
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Giwa Banished To Ilorin

BY GEORGE ALUO  THE hammer of the League Management Company (LMC) yesterday fell on Giwa FC, as the club was banished to Ilorin from her Jos...
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CAF Disqualifies Kenya From U 20 AFCON Qualifiers

The Organising Committee for the U-20 Africa Cup of Nations has disqualified Kenya from the 2017 edition for fielding five ineligible players against Sudan. The East...
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Fabregas Makes New Revelation Why Chelsea Players Let Mourinho Down

International footballer, Fabregas who plays as a central midfielder for English club Chelsea, has opened up on events that led to the sack of Jose...
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Yaya Toure Adds Second N100million Rolls Royce To His Luxury Supercar Collection (Photos)

Ivorian star footballer, Yaya Toure who is reported to have spent an estimated one million pounds on luxury cars, has been seen driving around is...
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Liverpool To Face Villarreal In Europa League Semi Finals

Liverpool have been drawn against Villarreal in the semi-finals of the Europa League. The Reds, who reached the last four with a dramatic victory over Borussia...
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Manchester City Drawn Against Real Madrid In Champions League Semi Final

Manchester City have avoided a meeting with future boss Pep Guardiola after being drawn to play Real Madrid in the semi-finals of the Champions League. City,...
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NFF To Ban Giwa, Baribote For Anti Football Activities

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) said on Wednesday that members of the Chris Giwa-led board of the NFF would face disciplinary action for anti football...
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Messi Speaks: Barca Won’t Disappoint

Five-time World Player of the Year Lionel Messi insists Barcelona’s belief hasn’t been affected by a poor run of form as they travel to Atletico...
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Eagles: Ladi Rejects Nigerian Coaches

Former Nigeria utility player Ladi Babalola says engaging the services of a homegrown coach for the Super Eagles would be a step down for the...
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Falcons Beat Senegal 2-0 To Qualify For 2015 AWCON

Nigeria’s Super Falcons have qualified for the 2016 African Women Cup of Nations in Cameroon after beating Senegal 2-0 in Abuja on Tuesday. It was...
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Sports Minister Breaks Silence And Says Nobody Can Take Over NFF

The crisis rocking the Nigerian football since Friday’s ruling by a Jos High Court is interesting as days goes by with the Minister of Sports,...
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CAF Champions League: Mfon Udoh’s Hat Trick Edges Enyimba Closer To Group Stages

Enyimba took a big step towards qualifying for the group stage of this years CAF Champions League, after they beat Etoile du Sahel 3-0, thanks...
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Yaya Toure Ready To Buy Himself Out Of Manchester City Contract

Yaya Toure’s agent, Dimitri Seluk, has admitted that the player may have to buy himself out of his contract with Manchester City, if they try...
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Mourinho: I Have Not Signed United Contract But I Want To Remain In England

Jose Mourinho has denied signing a contract, to take over as Manchester United manager at the end of this season. The former Chelsea boss, has been...
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NPFL Match Day 11 Review: Heartland Defeat Rivers United And Pillars Win Again

Former Nigeria Professional Football League (NFPL) champions, Kano Pillars, returned to winning ways with a 2-1 win over Nasarawa United. Esosa Igbinoba scored for the visitors...
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Soldiers And Police Invade NFF Office

Soldiers and riot policemen who have been placed on the red alert at the the Secretariat of the Nigeria Football Federation in Abuja since Friday,...
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FG Pledges To make Sports Major Pillar Of Nation’s Economy

Abuja – The Federal Government on Wednesday in Abuja restated its resolve to tap into the enormous resource of sports by encouraging the private sector...
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Mikel Demanded For Super Eagles Captaincy

– Fresh report have emerged  following the announcement of Mikel as Super Eagles’ new captain – Sources say Mikel was on the verge of quitting if...
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Breaking News: England Football Superstar Adam Johnson Handed Hefty Jail Term

Former England footballer, Adam Johnson has been jailed for six years for engaging in sexual activity with a 15-year-old fan. Johnson, 28, showed no emotion as...
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