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Obafemi Martins nominated for goal of the year award

Nigeria striker Obafemi Martins has one of his goals this season nominated for goal of the year award in the Major League Soccer(MLS).‘Obagoal’, as the ...

Orji congratulates Enyimba for winning FA Cup

Governor Theodore Orji has congratulated Enyimba Football  Club of Aba for defeating Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt 2-1 in this year’s Federation Cup finals played ...

AFCON Failure: We are sorry - Enyeama begs Nigerians

Super Eagles captain Vincent Enyeama has apologised to fans for their disastrous 2-2 draw at home to South Africa, a result that ensured Nigeria won’t ...

No bonuses for fumbling Eagles

Following  Nigeria’s 2-2 draw with South Africa in Uyo on Wednesday which subsequently ruled them out of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations, can exclusively reveal ...

Super Eagles fail to qualify for AFCON 2015 after disappointing draw with South Africa

Nigeria will be unable to defend the AFCON title won in 2013 as a disappointing 2-2 draw with South Africa in Uyo on Wednesday night ...

Serena Williams Shows Off Her Smoking HOT Curves in New Lingerie Shoot (PHOTOS)

[embedded content] Serena Williams showed off her curves in a new campaign as Ambassador for Australian lingerie brand ‘Berlei’..More pics after the cut: She said of her ...

Emenike aims to end ‘goal drought’ against South Africa

Super Eagles striker, Emmanuel Emenike, hopes to end his goals drought in Nigerian shirt in Wednesday’s African Nations Cup qualifier against South Africa, saying when ...

Eagles in Uyo, solicit support from Nigerians

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have arrived at the Le Meridien Hotel and Golf Resort, Uyo, ahead of the November 19 AFCON qualifier against South Africa, its Media ...

Keshi switches focus to South Africa

Stephen Keshi| credits: Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has cast his eye on victory over South Africa after describing the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying ...

Mikel certified fit to start against Congo

Midfielder John Obi Mikel has been handed a clean bill to start against Congo in the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match at the ...

Fashola, Enyeama, Okagbare Win Nigeria Sports Awards

Governor Babatunde Fashola, Nigeria’s goalkeeper, Vincent Enyeama and sprint queen, Blessing Okagbare were the shining stars of the Nigeria Sports Award held last night at ...

My destiny not tied to Nigeria, says Keshi

Nigeria head coach Stephen Keshi has stated that his priority is to see the country qualify for 2015 Africa Cup of Nations rather than worry ...

CAF Rules Morocco Out of Nations Cup

Ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has decided to disqualify the Moroccan National team from the orange ...

We are ready for Congo – Keshi

Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi, has said the team is focused and ready for the crucial make-or-mar African Nations Cup qualifier against Congo-Brazzaville in ...

David Moyes hired as Real Sociedad coach

David Moyes has returned to football with Spanish strugglers Real Sociedad following his disastrous 10-month spell as Manchester United manager, the Basque club announced late ...

Vincent Enyeama nominated for BBC award

Super Eagles captain, Vincent Enyeama, is amongst the five nominees for BBC’s African Footballer of the Year award.Enyeama is nominated alongside Yaya Toure, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, ...

Courtney Dike, Patriotic Nigerian In US Rejects N1.2M Gift Prize

Courtney who is the younger sister of Super Eagles player, Bright Dike said she valued playing for Nigeria, more than the monetary reward. Head of ... Full story

Ogenyi Onazi: Nigeria ready for Bosnia

Super Eagles midfielder Ogenyi Onazi says the team are aready for Saturday’s World Cup Group F clash against Bosnia reports. The showdown in Cuiba will ... Full story

Niger's Flag Displayed Instead of Nigerian Flag during World Cup Opening Ceremony

A major faux pas occurred at the world cup opening ceremony, which took place yesterday. When Nigeria was called, Niger’s flag was displayed. Some viewers commented ... Full story

Emmanuel Adebayor slams Tottenham

Striker Emmanuel Adebayor has accused Tottenham of disrespecting him.He scored twice on his first Premier League start of the season as Spurs beat Southampton 3-2 ... Full story

Golden Eaglets have turned into Eagles

The invitation of three members of the 2013 U-17 World Cup winning Golden Eaglets to the home-based Super Eagles poses new challenges to the trio, ... Full story

Nigerian Football Federation head's email hacked

 The president of the Nigerian Football Federation says his email account has been hacked and that he doesn't need money from his friends.In a statement ... Full story

Nigeria's Super Eagles to drop in FIFA ranking

The good run of the Super Eagles since returning from  the Confederation Cup in Brazil last June will have little effect in boosting the world ... Full story

Eaglets captain Musa Muhammed for England trip

The agent of Musa Muhammed, the skipper of the Nigeria U17 team that won the 2013 FIFA U17 World Cup has revealed plans to meet ... Full story

Eaglets captain Musa Muhammed for England trip

The agent of Musa Muhammed, the skipper of the Nigeria U17 team that won the 2013 FIFA U17 World Cup has revealed plans to meet ... Full story

Nigeria lost a Super Eagle in Njengo

Golden Eaglets' Head coach, Manu Garba (MFR) has described as shocking and painful the death of Friday Njengo at the Abuja National Hospital Sunday night. The ... Full story

Nigeria win Under-17 World Cup

Nigeria won the Under-17 World Cup for a record fourth time on Friday with a 3-0 win over champions Mexico. Erick Aguirre's own goal put the ... Full story

Nnamdi Asomugha, San Francisco 49ers cornerback released

There have been some ups and downs for San Francisco 49ers cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha, as it was recently revealed he is having a child with ... Full story

Taiwo Awoniyi puts Nigeria into semi-finals of the Under-17 World Cup after Uruguay 2-0 win

Taiwo Awoniyi scored both goals for Nigeria as they overcame Uruguay 2-0 in the quarter-finals of the Under-17 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates. It ... Full story

Nigeria Football Federation pay coach Keshi part of his outstanding salary

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has paid coach Stephen Keshi part of the seven months' salary he is owed. Keshi, who is owed more than $217,000, ... Full story

Sunday Mba, Nigeria's Nations Cup hero joins CA Bastia

Sunday Mba, who scored the goal that won the African Nations Cup for Nigeria earlier this year, left Warri Wolves for French team CA Bastia ... Full story

Isah Enemonna Akor is Nigeria's next big thing

In 2006, Isah Enemonna Akor took a Lagos-bound bus to chase a professional football career, and that decision is now feeding gargantuan dreams. These dreams began ... Full story

Nigeria Beats Kenya 1-0 At 2014 World Cup Qualifier

Nigeria took a huge step towards booking their place at the 2014 World Cup as they saw off Kenya 1-0 in qualifying action on Wednesday ... Full story

2013 Africa Cup of Nations closing ceremony performance - Video

The Kokomaster ..D’Banj was LIVE @ the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations Final.He performed two of his most-recent monster singles ..Oliver Twist & Top of ... Full story

Stephen Keshi Allegedly Sacked Prior To Clash Against Ivory Coast

Stephen Keshi has left  Nigerians wondering on his next move as Eagles coach when he asked; “do Nigerians  want me? He did not wait for ... Full story

Stephen Keshi - They don’t want me

Stephen Keshi has left  Nigerians wondering on his next move as Eagles coach when he asked; “do Nigerians  want me? He did not wait for ... Full story

Nigerian fan tried to slap coach Keshi for substituting Moses for Yobo

Despite the glorious win over competition favorites, Ivory Coast, some fans are still mad at Keshi for his decision to remove Moses for Yobo towards ... Full story

Peter Odemwingie Embarrasses Himself On National TV

West Brom have denied giving Peter Odemwingie permission to talk with QPR despite him arriving at Loftus Road in an apparent bid to force a ... Full story

Burkina Faso oust champions Zambia at the African Nations Cup

Burkina Faso sprung a major surprise at the African Nations Cup when they drew 0-0 with holders Zambia on Tuesday to reach the quarterfinals along ... Full story

Super Eagles of Nigeria for quarter finals, meet Ivory Coast

The Super Eagles of Nigeria this evening at the Royal Mafikeng Stadium in Rustenberg, South Africa, defeated Ethiopian national team 2-0 to qualify for the ... Full story

Zambia 1-1 Nigeria

Scorers: Emmanuel Emenike 57, Kennedy Mweene 85 (pen) Zambia: 16-Kennedy Mweene; 6-Davies Nkausu, 18-Emmanuel Mbola, 13-Stopilla Sunzu, 4-Joseph Musonda; 3-Chisamba Lungu, 8-Isaac Chansa, 19-Nathan ... Full story

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