Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he would back his players if they ever found themselves compelled to walk off during a game in protest against racist abuse. Guardiola said this while reacting to the scenes that marred Chelsea’s 1-0 win away to Tottenham Hotspur in the London derby on Sunday. He said the problem […]

The Super Eagles of Nigeria has been ranked the 31st best team in the world in the latest FIFA ranking. Super Eagles is the third best ranked team in Africa. Nigeria being the third best country in Africa has a significant bearing on the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification – CAF Second Round as they […]

Nigeria’s representatives in this year’s CAF Confederation Cup competition Enugu Rangers and Enyimba were both beaten by North African clubs on Sunday as the CAF Confederation Cup group phase kicked off. Rangers had a defended Temitope Olusesi sent off as they fell 3-1 at home against Egyptian opponents Pyramids. Two-time African champions Enyimba conceded twice […]

Two Nigerian women basketball club representatives, Air Warriors and MFM Queens of Lagos, have qualified automatically for the 2019 FIBA Africa Club championship to be played in December. According to reports, FIBA Africa Zone 3 media department in a statement said the Energie Club of Cotonou also qualified for the final round . It could […]

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 […]

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