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Arsenal Gunning For Top 4 Finish, UEL Trophy – Iwobi

Alex Iwobi believes Arsenal can still break into the top four in the Premier League and earn a berth in the Champions League play-off. Arenal, who are currently sixth on the log and eight points behind fourth place Chelsea, can also win the Europa League to book an automatic UCL spot according to Iwobi. The Nigerian forward said, “We have ...

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Stephen Eze Joins Bulgarian Club Lokomotiv Plodiv

Lokomotiv Plodiv new signing, Stephen Eze has said he’s ready to fight for a place in the Super Eagles to the 2018 FIFA World Cup after he was unveiled by the Bulgarian club on Thursday. Eze, who featured prominently for Nigeria at the CHAN 2018, joined the Bulgaria First PFL club from Kano Pillars. The 23-year-old told the club website ...

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Winter Games: Simidele Adeagbo: My journey has been amazing

Nigeria’s Simidele Adeagbo has promised to give her all for the country as the main race of the women skeletoin event begins today. The 36-year-old finished in bottom-place during the Women Official Training Heat 1 to 6 but the times she produced in all the runs showed that she has made huge progress in the sport. A sport she took ...

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Cross River Loses Sports Festival Hosting As Council Meeting Ends In Kaduna

The 19th National Sports Festival has been officially withdrawn from Cross River state. The decision was taken at the National Council on Sports meeting which ended on Thursday at the General Hassan Katsina House, Kaduna. A voting process was thrown open on the floor of the meeting by the Chairman of the meeting and Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister ...

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Raymond Kings: Disu, Other Ex-International Lament Poor Treatment

….As Footballers Union Proposes Pension Scheme Ex-International including, a member of the history making 1983  Flying Eagles squad, Tajudeen Disu  have lamented poor treatment of retired football stars by the country, as the defunct , Abiola Babes of Abeokuta goal-tender and Gateway United of Abeokuta former goal keeper trainer, Raymond King was  buried over the weekend in Abeokuta, the Ogun ...

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NFF Appoints Coaches For Five National Teams

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Monday in Abuja formally released the names of coaching crews of five national teams. The federation, in a statement by its Communications Department, however said the development did not relate to three other national teams. These three are the senior men’s team, the Super Eagles, the under-20 women’s team, the Falconets, and the under-17 ...

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Lille hiring Marcelo Bielsa as coach was a mistake – sporting advisor

Appointing Marcelo Bielsa as coach of Lille was a mistake, a senior figure at the French club has admitted to RMC. Bielsa signed a two-year contract last summer and was billed as the man to return the club to the summit of French football after Lille had been taken over by ambitious new owners. However, after a catastrophic start to ...

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Bendel Insurance Massive Relaunch Holds February 27

…Benin City Goes Gay There is going to be a rediscovery in Nigerian football and Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, says his state will sign-post this new trend and its through football and youth development; Bendel Insurance, one of the foremost cluside in the country will be the great rediscory agent. The event will hold at the Banquet Hall  of ...

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Croatia Manager To Monitor Nigeria-England Friendly

Croatia manager Zlatko Dalić will be at the stand when Nigeria takes on England in a friendly match at the National Stadium in London as his side will be in the United Kingdom early June for a friendly. Croatia will battle Brazil at the famous Anfield Stadium, the home ground of Liverpool, on June 3, a day after the Super ...

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FIFA 2018 W/C: Rohr Did Not Reject Friendly Games-Pinnick

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick on Monday said that the allegation that the Super Eagles Manager, Gernot Rohr rejected friendly games with Chile and Morocco was false. Speculations were rife that the Super Eagles Technical Adviser cum Manager refused to accept friendly games for the team from Chile and Morocco. The NFF President told ...

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