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Agali Confident Of Wolfsburg’s Osimhen

Former Nigeria striker, Victor Agali has described Victor Osimhen’s decision to join Wolfsburg as a ‘perfect’ one. The youngster joined Die Wolfe in 2016 but was allowed to sign a professional contract in January 2017 after he turned 18. Osimhen’s progress at the German Bundesliga side was halted by a knee injury that had him appear only twice for Andries ...

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Ikeme Eager To Return To Eagles

Super Eagles goalkeeper, Carl Ikeme is eager to make a return to the Nigeria national team after being sidelined by injury in recent weeks. The goalkeeper was one of several notable absentees as Nigeria suffered a shock 0-2 defeat to South Africa in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying. Ikeme is now approaching full fitness and says the horizon ...

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West Ham Make Improved Iheanacho Bid

English Premier League club, West Ham United has intensified their pursuit of Super Eagles attacker, Kelechi Iheanacho. Iheanacho struggled for playing time at Manchester City last season leading to reports that he is surplus to manager, Pep Guardiola’s plans for the 2017/18 season. Skysports is now reporting that West Ham have improved their offer for the 20-year-old, who is also ...

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Nothing Special On Cameroon, says – Super Eagles & Rohr’s Video Analyst

The video analyst of the senior national team of Nigeria Nabil Trabelsi has completed his mission in Russia at the Confederations Cup where he spied on Cameroon, Nigeria’s next opponent in the World Cup 2018 Qualifiers. Nabil was appointed by Coach Gernot Rohr as one of his assistant but specifically to study opponents using videos of past games of the ...

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Serena Williams Nominated For Two ESPYs

It feels like the accolades may never stop for Serena Williams. The 35-year old mother-to-be was nominated for two 2017 ESPY awards: Best Female Athlete and Best Female Tennis Player. Williams has had a good history of raking in the hardware at the ESPYs. She has been nominated for Best Female Athlete five times and won twice and nominated for ...

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NBA draft: D’Tigers Voigt Sees Bright Future For Nigeria

Five players of Nigerian descent were among the talented basketball players selected with the 2017 NBA Draft late on Thursday. The unprecedented number is just one year into the NBA got the national coach of Nigeria William Voigt quite excited and he reacted to the development in a sentence reports Extrasportsnigeria.com. Voigt who won Nigeria its first African cup has ...

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Becker’s ‘Five Second Sex’ In A Cupboard Has Cost Him His fortune

Tennis legend Boris Becker, who inadvertently blew £20m ($25m) after impregnating a Russian model in a broom cupboard of a restaurant, has now seen his fortune whittled down to the point of bankruptcy, the International Business Times alleges. Three-time Wimbledon champion Boris Becker was declared bankrupt at a court in London yesterday (21 June) despite having earned an estimated £100m ...

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Tennis Legend Becker Declared Bankrupt After Failure To Pay Debts

Tennis champion Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt – by a court official who watched him play on Centre Court. Lawyers for the three-time Wimbledon winner pleaded with a Bankruptcy Court registrar in London on Wednesday for “a last chance” to pay a long-standing debt. But Miss Registrar Christine Derrett, who recalled watching him play, said it was “with regret” ...

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Eduwo, Preko emerge LBA winners for May

Lobi Stars forward Kingsley Eduwo and FC Ifeanyiubah’s Ghanaian head coach Yaw Preko have been named League Bloggers Awards (LBA) Player and Manager respectively for the month of May. Eduwo and Preko posted superior performances with their clubs in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) in the month under review to fend off other contenders in the running for both ...

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Sports Minister Mourns Emeteole

 The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has expressed dismay and sadness over the death of a member of the “Dammam Miracle ” coaching crew, Kelechi Emetole after a protracted illness. Reacting after the news filtered in from India where the late Emetole had gone for a surgery, Dalung expressed shock that despite the timely intervention of Nigerians ...

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