Former Super Eagles  forward  Samson Siasia has hailed Nigeria captain Mikel Obi  labelling him a “fantastic lad”. Siasia made the assertion when he spoke with the News Agency of Nigeria  on Thursday. He said, “There is nothing special between me and Mikel;...
Nigeria’s women’s bobsleigh team finished with the wooden spoon Wednesday but left with their heads held high after an emotional Olympic debut in the crackpot winter pursuit. The plucky West Africans finished 20th in Pyeongchang, more than seven seconds behind...
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has described Nigeria as a country with unquantifiable passion and love for football, and where football is more than a religion. “I was told that in Nigeria football is passion, but it is a lie...
Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, is considering dropping the China-based duo of John Obi Mikel and Odion Ighalo, from the squad for their upcoming friendly matches. Rohr is mulling the decision, because they are stil in pre-season...
Is A Celebrity Death Hoax “Iron” Mike Tyson dead of heart attack is a celebrity death hoax. There is no truth to a viral social media post that the boxing legend had experienced a heart attack and subsequently died. Tyson is a former heavyweight...
Former Super Eagles’ attacker, Daniel Amokachi has hinted that the present Super Eagles team under coach Gernot Rohr, will soar high during the forthcoming FIFA World Cup in Russia. The former Everton of England striker, who put on his dancing shoes...
Nigerian football lovers will have the opportunity of seeing, and perhaps, touching the original FIFA World Cup trophy when it arrives in the country as part of the fourth tour organised by Coca-Cola. Nigeria will be the seventh African...
Super Eagles of Nigeria again slipped a point down in the latest FIFA ranking released yesterday ,even as their Russia 2018 World Cup opponents Iceland reached new heights. According to the ranking on FIFA’s official website, the Eagles who occupied the...
Tunisia ’94 Africa Cup of Nations winner Sunday Oliseh was on Wednesday  ‘suspended’  by  struggling Dutch second division  club Fortuna Sittard over “unacceptable actions”. Oliseh, who was appointed by the  Eerste Divisie  side as their manager  on December 27, 2016...
Three phenomenal women, Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga, are now set to make history by becoming the first to represent Nigeria, and indeed Africa, in the winter Olympics. No African nation has ever competed in an Olympic...