Category: Sports

2014CHAN: Eagles to tackle South Africa, Mali, Mozambique

First-time qualifiers Nigeria will play against hosts South Africa, Mali and Mozambique in Group A of the 2014 African Nations Championship. At the Draw held in CAF’s...

Friendlies: Japan are beatable, Super Falcons ace boasts

Delta Queens playmker Ngozi Okobi says Super Falcons are capable of beating Japan next week. Nigeria Women face Japan twice in four days next week, firstly on the 22nd...

Kano govt opposes LMC Verdict on Pillars’ fine, banishment

The Kano State government yesterday expressed displeasure over the decision of the League Management Company (LCM) to banish Kano Pillars FC to Kaduna to play the rest...

EPL: Debut Goal for Liverpool thrills Victor Moses

Nigeria international Victor Moses says it was a great feeling to score on debut during Monday’s 2-2 draw against Swansea City. The 22-year-old joined the Reds on a...

2013 Fed Cup: Archibong wins Top Scorer Award

The Competitions Department of Nigeria Football Federation has declared Akwa Starlet forward, Utibe Archibong as the winner of the top scorer award of the men’s 2013...

Okagbare, Mikel, Moses Make NAS Awards List

The second edition of the coveted Nigerian Sports Award (NSA) promoted by Unmissable Incentives Limited in partnership with Master Sports International and Sports Radio...

2013 Women Afrobasket: D’Tigress Seek Fourth Continental Trophy

Coach Scott Nnaji of the national senior women basketball team yesterday assured that the team was ready to participate in the 2013 Women Afrobasket Championship billed...

Prodigal Son: Bash Ali apologises to Jonathan, Abdullahi

World Cruiserweight boxing champion, Bash Ali yesterday apologised to President Goodluck Jonathan and the Minister of Sports Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi for all that...

Abdul Adama on Kogi clubs Chairman Role: “New challenge but familiar terrain”

Administrator for Kogi United and Confluence Queens, Mallam Abdul Adama has described his appointment as a “new challenge but in a familiar terrain.” Mallam...

Agent: Neymar will be better than Ronlado

The agent of Barcelona star Neymar has slammed Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo after he penned a deal to make him the highest paid in the game. Wagner Ribeiro insists...

Bale has impressed everyone in training- Ramos

Gareth Bale has quickly impressed his new Real Madrid teammates at training. Bale scored on debut in Saturday’s draw against Villarreal. Real defender Sergio Ramos...

Spurs plans Milan striker swoop

Tottenham are lining up a January bid for AC Milan striker Stephan El Shaarawy. The People says despite the signing of Roberto Soldado, manager Andre Villas-Boas has a...

Mourinho to Blues fans: be patient

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho was very philosophical in today’s Champions League media conference. The Special One, reflecting on a season start which is the worst in...

2014 World Cup CAF: Nigeria to play Ethiopia in final round

The final fixtures which will decide the five African representatives for Brazil 2014 have been drawn, and there are some interesting encounters ahead the 2014 World Cup...