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Transfer deals - January 2015

The January transfer window opened in England, Scotland and Wales on Saturday, 3 January and will close again on Monday, 2 February at 23:00 GMT. Signings ... Full story

Guinea, Mali Qualification Hopes Lie In Ballot Votes

Guinea and Mali will have to wait until lots are drawn to decide who will advance to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations ... Full story

Zambia Coach 'Honour Janza' Angry With Selfish Egos

The Copper Bullets missed several excellent chances before they were undone by two late goals, to leave them bottom of Group B. "Playing as a team ... Full story

Aiyegbeni Tips 'Ivory Coast' For Title At Africa Cup Of Nations

Nigeria international Yakubu Aiyegbeni believes the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations holding in Equatorial Guinea will be the best outing for the Elephants of Ivory ... Full story

'Equatorial Guinea' Will Kick Off The Africa Cup Of Nations On Saturday,Only Two Months After Stepping In As Hosts

Original hosts Morocco had asked to postpone the event because of their fears over the spread of the Ebola virus but their plea was rejected ... Full story

I Still Love The Red Devils - Paul Pogba

Juventus star Paul Pogba has explained why he chose to leave Manchester United but has admitted he still loves the club. Much to the dismay of ... Full story

Kano Pillars Can Win The CAF Champions League – Okey Emordi

Kano Pillars coach Okey Emordi has expressed confidence on his side’s ability win the CAF Champions League, which will kick off in February. Emordi told our ... Full story

Ola Afolabi cries foul in fight against Hernandez

International Boxing Organisation cruiserweight champion, Ola Afolabi, has said he suspects foul play in the injury sustained by his next opponent, Yoan-Pablo Hernandez.Afolabi had challenged ... Full story

Nigeria brightens chance of qualifying for 2015 African Cup of Nations after 2-0 win over Congo

African champions Nigeria brightened their chances of qualifying for the 2015 African Cup of Nations courtesy of a 2-0 win over Congo in Pointe-Noire on ... Full story

Nigeria's Super Eagles beat South Africa to qualify for quarter-final

The Super Eagles have qualified for the quarterfinals of the ongoing African Nations Championship after beating hosts South Africa 3-1 at the Cape Town Stadium. ... 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

Super Eagles’ Coach Stephen Keshi Comments On Draw Results, Fears Two Unknown Opponents

Super Eagles’ coach, Stephen Keshi, will not be resting on his oars despite Nigeria’s ‘fair’ draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.Nigeria is ... Full story

Yaya Toure Beats Mikel Obi And Victor Moses To Win BBC African Player Of The Year

Toure, who has scored 13 goals for club and country this year, was the choice of the BBC’s global audience.He held off competition from Pierre-Emerick ... Full story

Liverpool ready to splash £7m on Victor Moses

Liverpool are keen on securing a permanent deal for Chelsea winger Victor Moses, reports The Metro. The Reds took the 22-year-old on loan from the Blues ... Full story

Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi set to make history

Stephen Keshi  was in  the twilight of his career when he captained Nigeria  to seal their first ever World Cup.Nigeria only needed a draw against ... Full story

Nigeria wins 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

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi wary of Ethiopian threat

Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi says he will not underestimate Ethiopia when the sides meet in their 2014 World Cup play-off next month. Ethiopia are the lowest-ranked ... Full story

Super Eagles Given N4.7M Each For Beating Ethiopia

THE Nigeria Football Federation yesterday dolled out US $30,000 to each member of the Super Eagles for qualifying for the quarter final of the 2013 ... Full story

Nigeria's Super Eagles Squeeze Through To Quarter Final As Zambia Crashes Out

Chelsea’s forward, Victor Moses, last night saved the Super Eagles with two late penalty goals that saw Nigeria book a place in the Nations Cup ... Full story

Niyi Lawal, Another Nigerian Football Player Slumps And Dies During Match

Tragedy struck Nigerian football yesterday when a player, Niyi Lawal, slumped and died during a tournament in Odogbolu Local Government Area of Ogun State. The unfortunate ... Full story

Christian Obodo, Super Eagles Midfielder Kidnapped!

Former Super Eagles midfielder, Christian Obodo, was kidnapped on Saturday morning by gun-wielding men in Effurun-Warri, Delta State. Obodo, who last season played for the ... Full story

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Breaking News

Transfer deals - January 2015

The January transfer window opened in England, Scotland and Wales on Saturday, 3 January and will close again on Monday, 2 February at 23:00 GMT. Signings ... Full story

Some Comments Don’t Need Reply - MI

In a recent  interview with Saturday Beats, controversial artiste, Kelly Hansome, had claimed that his ‘beef’ with rap artiste, MI made him to become popular. But ... Full story

Shocking: Tiwa Savage Jumps on Stage with Baby Bump

Medically, it is advisable for a pregnant woman to do some form of exercise so that it will enable ease some stress during child delivery ...

Jide Kosoko’s Wife Narrowly Escapes Death Today (photo)

For the timely intervention of God, the wife of Nollywood actor, Jide kosoko, Henrietta Kosoko, would have died after being involved in an accident along ...

The Okoyes Converge Nigerian Superstars At Anambra State (Pictures)

The popular Okoye twins, Paul and Peter of the P Square fame and music video creator, Jude Okoye 'Engees' are taking the Anambra State of ...

MTN Project Fame 2nd Runner-Up, Christian Bags Multi-Million Record Deal

Christian Amoah had been the 2nd runner-up at MTN Project Fame music competition winning Two million Naira after Ruky the first runner-up, with 4th place ...

Davido Prostrates For (KWAM 1) King Wasiu Ayinde

At the All Progressive Congress presidential rally at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, the cultural values of the land still prevailed to the surprise of ...

APC, PDP Scramble for Kcee’s Song at Campaign Ground

The All Progressive Congress (APC), have made a mockery of themselves by allowing the DJ invited for their Presidential campaign to play the song of ...

'Yinka George' Strips Down To Just His Underwear (PHOTO)

In honour of #EggplantFriday we feature the son of former military Governor of Ondo State & former PDP Vice Chairman Bode George, stripped down to ... Full story

Rayon Vallecano Names Stadium Gate After 'Wilfred Agbonavbare'

Spanish club, Rayo Vallecano, have again demonstrated their love towards late Nigeria goalkeeper, Wilfred Agbonavbare, who died in Spain after a battle with cancer, by ... Full story