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AFCON 2017 QUALIFIERS: Keshi Targets Barca Kid

-Set To Call Up Star For Tanzania -Declares: No Qualms With Mikel   Super Eagles coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi is set to invite fast-rising Barcelona defender, Elohor Godswill Ekpolo for Nigeria’s second AFCON 2017 qualifying game against Tanzania. The ‘Big Boss’ who disclosed this exclusively to SportsDay in a telephone chat, revealed that since the player has repeatedly signified his ...

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Etisalat Takes Customers To Barcelona

-Win All-Expense Paid Trip For Liga Finals Eight lucky Etisalat GEM customers have been rewarded with an all-expense-paid trip to Barcelona to watch this year’s La-Liga final matches, between FC Barcelona and Deportivo De La Coruna on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at the Nou Camp, Barcelona, Spain. These customers were selected as the highest spending customers on the Etisalat network ...

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Canada Mum On Falcons’ Friendly

Another bolt of doubt has been fired at the recent announcement by Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) of an international friendly for the female national team, Super Falcons, ahead of this year’s FIFA Women[‘s World Cup, as their supposed opponents, Canada, are keeping mum over the possibility of a build-up match between both teams. Though the NFF stated before the Falcons’ ...

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Star SuperFans Show Favours Milan, Barca

-Top Teams Humiliate Chelsea Fans The latest episode of Star Football SuperFans, Nigeria’s biggest football game show powered by Star Lager, produced a comprehensive thrashing of the sort, which the show has not seen before. . The latest in a long line of Star’s customer reward platforms like Star Trek, Star Quest, Star The Winner Is and Star Shine On ...

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Siasia Invites 30 For Olympics Qualifier

Under-23 national team coach, Samson Yebowei Siasia has invited 30 players to camp towards the 2016 Rio Olympic qualifiers. The ‘Dream Team’ will face the winner of the match between Ghana and Congo for the right to play in the African Under-23 Championship which will serve as the qualifiers for the Olympics. Junior Ajayi, Abiodun Akande, Segun Oduduwa and Oghenekaro ...

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Mikel Escapes Chelsea Axe

-Cuadrado, Oscar, Drogba To Leave A strong ray of light has emerged for a longer stay at Chelsea of England by Nigerian midfielder, John Mikel Obi, as hints from the London-based club indicate that the Super Eagles star will not face the axe this summer and would most likely stick with the club into the coming season. In contrast with ...

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Dzeko’s Deal Threatens Emenike

-Man City Striker Nears Fenerbahçe Move Another warning bell has been sounded to put more doubt over the chances of Emmanuel Emenike staying at Fenerbahçe of Turkey into the coming season, as the Super Lig side have sensationally agreed personal terms with Manchester City of England hitman, Edin Dzeko. The latest report is in addition to several previous drops of ...

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Azeez Prays Over CAS Verdict

-As Almeria Appeal FIFA’s Points Deduction Almeria of Spain midfielder, Ramon Azeez will spend this weekend in prayers and fervently hoping for a change of fortunes for his club, following reports that the Liga strugglers will next week learn whether a three-point deduction from FIFA will be upheld by Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). Azeez had a spate of ...

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Envoy Receives Falcons In Toronto

-Ordega, Nwabuoku Join Squad The female national team, Super Falcons landed into the warm embrace of Nigeria’s deputy high commissioner to Canada Mr Charles N. Onianwa, on arrival in Toronto, as Coach Edwin Okon and his players arrived in the North American country ahead of this year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup. The team left Abuja on Wednesday night aboard an ...

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FIFA, Keshi Rate Awoniyi High

-Nigeria Presents Youngest WC Squad Global football governing body, FIFA have rated Flying Eagles striker, Taiwo Awoniyi as one of the stars to watch in this year’s U-20 World Cup and disclosed that the Nigerian squad is the youngest selection among all countries coming for the competition. While declaring that the Flying Eagles are high in quality, FIFA further rated ...

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