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EDO RUGBY Thinks Big For Schools

The EHIBAM GRIEFSHARE FOUNDATION is partnering with the EDO STATE RUGBY ASSOCIATION to launch the EHIBAM SCHOOLS RUGBY TOURNAMENT on Saturday 01 December 2018 at Emotan College in Benin City, Edo State from 10am – 2pm. Activities lined up for the official launch of the Rugby Tournament which will kick off fully in 2019 will include two Schools Sevens Rugby …

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Volleyball: Nimrod Stars At Mexico FIVB Congress

The President of Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Engineer Musa Nimrod is in Mexico for the World Congress of Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB). Plans are already being finalised to ensure FIVB President, Ary Graca meets with President NVBF, Engineer Musa Nimrod. Nimrod in Cancer said his main objective of attending the World Congress is to project Nigeria in good light, present …

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Semi Ajayi: Eagles Are Adapting To Coach’s Tactics

Roherham Unityed of England defender, Semi Ajayi has declared that he and other players inthe Super Eaglers are adopting to the tactics being reeled out by the coach, Gernot Rohr for Saturday’s match against South Africa in Johannesburg. Although Ajayi stopped short of revealing Rohr’s game plan for the reverse fixture of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between both …

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Troost-Ekong: Udinese Move Improved My Game

Udinese of Italy defender, William Troost-Ekong has affirmed that his move to the Serie A club in the summer helped him improve in form and make him a better asset for the Super Eagles. Speaking during Mega Sports’ programme on Star 101.5 FM, Lagos, the Holland-born stopper said he is happy that his game has shot up in quality since …

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Equatorial Guinea Flaunt New Players For AWCON

Equatorial Guinea will be banking on an array of new and young players to push aside Nigeria and other teams at this year’s Africa Women Cup of Nations, which starts this weekend in Accra, Ghana. This is the verdict of the team’s captain, Genoveva Anonman Nze, as the 29-year old Nigerian-born battler and 2012 Africa Female Footballer of The Year …

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Joel Obi’s New Coach Vows Resurgence For Chievo

Chievo Verona of Italy midfiedler, Joel Chukwuma Obi could be in for a resurgence of fortunes at his Serie A club, as the team’s new gaffer, Mimmo di Carlo has promised an instant revival for the side. Footballlive.ng reports that Di Carlo replaces Giampiero Ventura, who resigned last weekend and, after declaring that he is delighted to take charge of …

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Shehu Abdullahi Expects To Get Back Soon

Bursaspor of Turkey defender, Shehu Abdullahi has stepped up his recovery process, as he continues the battle to get back into action after copping an injjury early last month. Although he appears set to lose out of action in the remaining part of the year, Shehu is staying upbeat about his chances of getting fully back soon. Shehu, though, did …

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Travel Ban On NFF Chiefs Remains, Officials Released Late Night

The travel ban placed on top officials of the Nigeria Football Federation, over allegations of corruption by the Special Presidential Committee on Anti-Corruption is subsisting, SportsDay Newspaper has gathered. Among those listed in the corruption web are that NFF President, his Vice and some other top members of the Executive Committee. It was gathered that they have been advised in …

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Rooney Ready For USA, After Missing Eagles’ Friendly

England icon, Wayne Rooney has admitted he had earlier been looking forward tomppaying his latest match for The Three Lions against Nigeria’s Super Eagles, but will not settle for an upcoming battle with USA. Rooney had been poised to star against Nigeria at Wembley last June, but the proposal was blacked by The FA, which reckoned that it would be  …

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Sani Lulu Tells Eagles To Play With Caution

Former president of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Sani Lulu-Abdullahi has told the Super Eagles to play with caution against South Africa on Saturday, as he says Bafana Bafana are also good. Though Lulu believes the Eagles have what it takes to qualify for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations, he tasked the players not to be overconfident against South …

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