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Victor Moses Hails Manager Antonio Conte

Victor Moses missed out on Chelsea’s last Premier League title victory in the 2014-15 season as he was on-loan at Stoke Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses has praised manager Antonio Conte for resurrecting his career and giving him the “confidence to enjoy his football”. Moses, 26, joined the Blues from Wigan for £9m in 2012 but was sent out on loan …

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Super Eagles Gear-Up For Friendly Matches

Super Eagles of Nigeria geared up for their upcoming friendly game against Corsica and Togo by observing their first training session in France. SportsDay confirmed Henry Onyekuru as the star man during training with his twinkle toes helping him to evade his markers with ease, particularly when he was up against William Troost-Ekong. The hot in demand KAS Eupen forward …

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DALUNG TASKS INTERNATIONAL FEDERATIONS ON AFRICA SPORTS DEVELOPMENT

APPLAUDS UPBEAT RECREATION SPORTS CENTER INITIATIVE The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has urged International Federations to provide an enabling environment for African athletes to compete with their contemporaries from other continents. Speaking in Lagos at the weekend during a visit to Upbeat Recreation Centre, an on going private initiative construction of the first ever trampoline park …

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Who was Africa’s top breakout Premier League star?

|   Source: kwese.espn.com Various African players stood out during an engrossing Premier League campaign, but which of the continent’s stars surpassed expectations and who overachieved? In this feature, KweséESPN’s Ed Dove reviews the season that was, and picks out three breakout African stars of the season. Wilfred Ndidi was hardly a household name when he was signed by Leicester City …

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Ahmed Musa In Fresh Court Wedding

Super Eagles star Ahmed Musa has wedded his new wife in a court ceremony that held on Tuesday, May 23. With the Premier League season over, Musa quickly flew into Nigeria to wed his new wife, Juliet Ejue in Abuja. Musa and Juliet have reportedly been dating for two years and did their introduction in March ahead of their wedding. …

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Moyes Exit Gives Efe Ambrose FreshHope

 Celtic defender Efe Ambrose was reportedly in the middle of a tug-of-war between Newcastle United and Sunderland – but where will he end up? The last time Newcastle United bought a centre-back from the Old Firm, it didn’t end well for either party. And with many Celtic supporters turning Efe Ambrose into a somewhat unfortunate scapegoat, Magpies supporters could be …

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I KNOW NOTHING ABOUT N182m CONTRACT -DALUNG

…Denies Reps’ Summon Youth and Sports Minister Barrister Solomon Dalung has denied any knowledge of a contract worth N182m said to be awarded by the then Ministry of Youths on 27th Nov, 2013. Syndicated newspaper reports credited to the Committee on Public Petitions, House of Representatives stated, that Barrister Dalung risked being arrested because he allegedly refused to appear before …

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Victor Moses: Conte Gives All A Chance

VICTOR MOSES says the key to Antonio Conte’s management of Chelsea is his willingness to give players a chance, and the confidence he instills in his players. The Nigerian wasn’t expected to be a key part of the Blues’ campaign when Conte took charge last summer. But after being slotted in as a wing-back a few weeks into the season …

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Oscar helped settle the Shanghai derby in unexpected circumstances…

 Former Chelsea midfielder Oscar helped settle the Shanghai derby in dramatic circumstances as his injury-time strike forced a bizarre own goal. Oscar’s Shanghai SIPG side restored their lead against rivals Shanghai Shenhua when Hulk struck with just a minute left on the clock. But Shenhua’s misery was compounded in stoppage time when Oscar crashed a shot against the bar and …

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OKPEKPE ORGANISERS CELEBRATE DEBORAH PAM

–For carrying Nigeria’s flag high at IAAF Bronze Label race Organisers of the Okpekpe international 10km road race are delighted with the progress they have made especially in the development of road races in Nigeria and have hailed the consistent showing of Plateau state athlete,Deborah Pam. The annual event has become hugely successful and has been recognised by the International …

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