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FIFA Slam Two Year Ban On Amos Adamu

The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee of FIFA, chaired by Hans-Joachim Eckert, has decided to ban the former football official Amos Adamu for two years from taking part in any kind of football-related activity at national and international level. The investigation into Mr Adamu was conducted by Dr Cornel Borbély, chairman of the investigatory chamber of the Ethics …

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Egbuchulam Join Swedish Club BK Hacken

Former Enugu Rangers forward, Chisom Egbuchulam who was among last season top scorers in Nigeria Professional Football League has joined Swedish side BK Hacken The attacker announced his transfer to the Swedish side on his social media handle after months of speculation and also failing to get a transfer to Tunisian side Etoile du Sahel and Club Africain at the …

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I Am Home Sick, Says Ighalo

It is lonely in the far East as Changchun Yatai forward Odion Ighalo revealed he is home sick and can’t wait to unite with his family. The forward completed a move to the Chinese Super League side in January after struggling at Watford, and is yet to make a competitive debut for Changchun Yatai that finished 12th in the league …

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Iwobi Celebrates Instagram Milestone

Arsenal’s forward Alex Iwobi has celebrated his 500,000 Instagram followers. The Nigeria international who has found the back of the net three time for the Gunners in 21 league games gathered a total number of 453, 712 likes with just 63 posts. The forward dedicated a post to appreciate his fans for their support but can he make the celebration …

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Tension As Minister Usurps NFF Role With Emergency Meeting

…Plot To Impeach Amaju Thickens An unnecessary tension has engulfed Nigerian football as beret wearing Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung, has summoned an emergency meeting of the Nigeria Football Federation for Tuesday in Abuja, ostensibly over the NFF President’s support for the candidature of Ahmad Ahmad, as against incumbent septuagenarian Issa Hayatou in the March 16 CAF Elections, scheduled for Addis …

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Ambode, Dalung To Inspect Lagos National Stadium Wednesday

The Youth and Sports at the federal level and the Lagos State government will begin a two-day working visit of the National Stadium Surulere and various youth centres in Lagos on Wednesday. The inspection kick starts what will eventually end up as a co-operation between the federal government and Lagos state to renovate the National Stadium. The edifice has continued …

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CBN Junior Tennis Championship: Yakubu Sisters Win Two Titles As CBN Express Delight.

The Yakubu sisters, Oiza and Nene clinched the Girls 12 and 10 titles as the 2017 CBN Junior Tennis Championship ended with fanfare at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club Saturday. First on court was the petite but extremely mobile Nene who defeated fellow nine year-old Mary Benjamin from the Navy Club Apapa, 8-3. Her left handed sister, Oiza, followed with …

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Top Gymnast Set To Dump USA For Nigeria

U.S born Nigerian Gymnastics athlete Uche Eke has decided to dump the famous Team USA gymnastics for team Nigeria as gets ready to migrate to his original roots. Now the big question that begs to be answered is that a boy who was born close to 2 decades ago, an accomplished computer engineer from Michigan university, with a red “kpali” …

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ITF Coaches Training Course Hits Garden City

More Nigerian tennis coaches are set to be certified by the global body of the sport as the ITF National Level 1 Coaches Course holds in the Garden City of Port Harcourt from March 1-9 at the Board Room, of the city’s Club, Old GRA. The programme which is expected to attract dozens of coaches from state sports councils, higher …

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Third Man Of Match Award Excites Onazi

.Speaks On China Links Nigeria international Ogenyi Onazi has said glory should go to God after he won his third straight Man of the Match Award with Turkish club Trabzonspor. The Super Eagles star was adjudged the man of the match in his team’s goalless draw with Alanyaspor. Onazi said this latest award will spur him to do more. “I …

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