Nigeria’s assistant coach Kennedy Boboye says the Super Eagles performance at the 2019 West Africa Football Union Cup of Nations is a learning process for the team to go back and re-strategise. According to reports, Boboye said he is unimpressed by the team’s performance at the 2019 West Africa Football Union Cup of Nations saying […]

Former UEFA president Michel Platini is finally free to return to football when his four-year ban for ethics violations ends. Platini however remains linked to a corruption investigation in his home country relating to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. He was banned from football for receiving a two-million Swiss franc payment from the head of the […]

Nigerian football international, Isaac Promise Isaac, has died. Promise who captained Nigeria to the 2008 Olympic silver medal and scored 79 goals in 11 professional seasons in Turkey, died late Wednesday after collapsing at his apartment gym in Austin, Texas. The Nigerian football body and the Isaac’s club, Austin Bold FC, confirmed the death via […]

Nigeria Women Premier League relegation play-off will begin today at the Fifa Goal Project Pitch, Abuja. Osun Babes of Osogbo will lock horns with Kaduna Queens in the first match. The second match will pit Invincible Angels against Dream Stars at the same venue. The winners of the two games will retain their places in the […]

Tyson Fury is rematch against Deontay Wilder remains unclear as he is still recovering from his injury in his last fight against Otto Walin in Las Vegas Plans for the British heavyweight to challenge Wilder again in February have been thrown into doubt after Fury suffered nasty wounds above his right eye during last month's […]

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says the club will look to sign a striker in January – but only if the player fits the club. The Norwegian has found himself short of attacking options over the past few weeks, with injuries to Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood. The situation has been further compounded […]

25 athletes from Nigeria will feature at the upcoming World Athletics Championships scheduled for Sept. 27 to Oct. 6 in Doha, Qatar. The International Association of Athletics Federation in the provisional entry list contained in a statement yesterday, the association said that 1,928 athletes from 209 teams would be in action. It said that the […]

  Nigerian female football player and Barcelona striker Asisat Oshoala has been named the new captain of the Super Falcons. The spokesperson of the Nigeria Football Federation, Ademola Olajire, confirmed Oshoala’s appointment. Oshoala is replacing Desire Oparanozie, who led the team to the 2019 Women’s World Cup in June to reach the knockout stage for the […]

Moroccan club Wydad Casablanca says it will return to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over May’s African Champions League final result. According to reports, Wydad’s president, Said Naciri said this when he was re-elected as the president of the Moroccan Football League, that they would go to Cas as permitted by the Caf statutes. […]

Youths and Sports Development Minister, Sunday Dare, says the ministry is planning to have a camping system to nurture athletes discovered at the ongoing 5th National Youth Games. Dare said that after addressing some of the discovered athletes that the ministry would go beyond handing the athletes over to the national sports federations. He said […]

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