Category: Int’l Football

Nigeria-born Ugo Ehiogu and Tottenham U23 coach dies, aged 44

Nigeria-born English football is in mourning following the sudden death of former Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu at the age of 44. Ehiogu, who had been working as a...

Rivers Angels’ Oshinachi Ohale joins Sweden’s Vittsjo GIF

Nigeria international Oshinachi Ohale has joined Vittsjo GIK from the Nigeria Women Premier League champions, Rivers Angels. The Super Falcons defender has penned down a...

Quadri, Toriola & Oshonaike top Nigeria squad for 2017 ITTF World Championships

The Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) has named a strong seven-man team for this year’s ITTF World Championships holding in Dusseldorf, Germany on May 29 to June...

Zesco United 3-0 Enugu Rangers (Agg: 5-2): Flying Antelopes crash out of Confederation Cup

[contextly_auto_sidebar Zesco United matched their 2-2 draw with Enugu Rangers to inflict a 5-2 aggregate pummelling upon the embattled reigning Nigeria champions at...

Nigeria Women Premier League Week 3 Preview: Title holders, Rivers Angels face Robo

The 2016/2017 Nigeria Women Premier League enters week three on Wednesday with defending champions Rivers Angels will host youthful FC Robo Queens at the Yakubu Gowon...

New Caf President Ahmad Ahmad Steps Aside As Madagascar FA Boss

New President of Confederation of African Football, Ahmad Ahmad has resigned his post as Madagascar Football Association boss and has handed over his vice president Doda...

‘Imama can’t be problem’ – Twitter reacts to Enugu Rangers’ title-winning coach sacking

Football fans, especially in Nigeria have expressed their disappointment at Imama Amapakabo’s sacking by Enugu Rangers. The reigning Nigerian league champions...

Kogi United 2-1 Jigawa G’ Stars: Tony Wilson’s goal gets Abdulrahman off to winning start

Kogi United bounced back from a goal down to secure a comeback 2-1 victory over Jigawa Golden Stars in a Week Four encounter on Saturday. Micheal Bolaji’s strike...

Wilfred Ndidi scores first English Premier League goal for Leicester City

Wilfred Ndidi scored his first English Premier League goal for Leicester City in their 2-0 triumph over Stoke City at the King Power Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The...

Nigeria’s Olympic Bronze Medalist Emmanuel Daniel Joins S’ Africa’s Orlando Pirates

According to reports, Orlando Pirates have completed the signing of Nigerian goalkeeper Emmanuel Daniel. The 23-year-old reportedly signed a pre-contract with the...

See Sharing Formula as Fifa Reveals Proposed Slots Allotted to Various Continents

The ins and outs of the new competition – which will increase in size from 2026 onwards – are still being ironed out, but things moved a step closer on...

Sadio Mane and Kalidou Koulibaly make Senegal squad for Nigeria Friendly

Senegal have announced a list of 25 players ahead of international friendly against Nigeria in London on March 23. The Teranga Lions squad is made up of most players...

Vivian Ikechukwu’s brace help Abia Angels defeat Rivers Angels in friendly

Vivian Ikechukwu netted twice as Abia Angels defeated Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) Champions, Rivers Angels 2-1 in their first pre-season friendly game played at...

Lottery Trust Fund Donates Sporting Equipments to 2,000 Kogi schools

About 2, 000 public primary schools in Kogi State have been received N5 m worth of sports equipment from the National Lottery Trust Funds‎. The Executive Secretary,...

BREAKING: Ahmad defeats incumbent Hayatou to emerge new Caf President

Ahmad Ahmad has emerged the 17th president of the Confederation of African Football after defeating incumbent Issa Hayatou at the 2017 Caf election congress held in...