Category: Sports

Football Transfer Reports for Thursday, 25th July, 2013

Sunderland captain Lee Cattermole’s days at the Stadium of Light look numbered. (Source: Daily Mail) Arsenal are in pole position to sign Queens Park Rangers...

CHAN 2014: Eagles Arrive Abidjan, Ready For Elephants, Agbim Warns Teammates

The Super Eagles on Thursday afternoon landed safely in Abidjan, the Ivoirien capital ahead of the final leg, CHAN qualifier against host the Elephants scheduled for...

NFF mourns Architect Abubakar

The Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday expressed deep shock and sadness at the death of Architect Abdullahi Shime Abubakar, a leading promoter of the game of...

Imoh Ezekiel’s Liege Signs Ex-Chelsea star

Former Blues defender Tal Ben Haim has agreed a deal to join Nigeria Imoh Ezekiel’s Belgium side Standard Liege. The 31-year old defender who was a free agent after...

Late Bada, 4x400m Sydney Olympic gold medallists get rewards 13 years later

Late Sunday Bada and members of Nigeria’s gold medal-winning 4×400-metre men’s team at the 2000 Sydney Olympics were decorated with their medals and...

Zambia raises 1.6bn Kwacha in June from taxes

The Zambian government raised K1.6 billion tax, non-tax, and grant revenue in June, while expenditure totalled K2.5 billion, Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba,...

2013 Fed Cup : Last Eight Draws, Venues Releases

RESULTS OF 2013 MEN’S FEDERATION CUP ROUND OF 16 Niger Tornadoes 0 Warri Wolves 1 Enyimba FC 3 3SC 1 Akwa Starlets 2 Abia Warriors 0 Kano Pillars 1 Gombe United 0...

FIFA appoints Madagascar officials for Eagles, Malawi

World football-governing body, FIFA, has appointed officials from Madagascar to take charge of the crunch 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Nigeria’s Super...

CHAN 2014: Oboabona rules himself out of CHAN in South Africa

Super Eagles defender, Godfrey Oboabona has ruled himself out of playing in the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) should Nigeria qualify. The Sunshine stars captain...

2013 Fed Cup: Ilo Fires Nasarawa United past Sunshine Stars in Q/F

Nasarawa United marched into the quarterfinal of the 2013 Federation Cup after a 1-0 victory over Sunshine stars on Wednesday at the Confluence stadium, Lokoja. Heroic...

Keshi admits Super Eagles assistant, Okpala miss

Super Eagles chief coach, Stephen Keshi has denied reports making the rounds on the return of former assistant coach, Slyvanus Okpala to the Super Eagles. Keshi, who was...

Okpodu is not fit for Super Falcons’ job – Peters

Sam Okpodu is not the right candidate for the vacant Super Falcons position in the National senior women team, according to the new Assistant Technical Director for...

Super Falcons will recover it lost glory again – Peters

The yet-to-be-unveiled new Assistant Technical Director for Nigeria Football Federation on Women Football, James Peter believes the Super Falcons will face no difficulty...

“We are not scare of threats, not even juju in Abidjan” – Oboabona

Super Eagles defender, Godfrey Oboabona has declared that the Super Eagles will not fall prey to any intimidation whatsoever posed by the threat of Cote D’Ivoire in...