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NPWL Super 4: Official Water To Dole Out N1m To Bronze Medalists

Interesting times are here for the Women football game in the country as the leadership of the Nigeria Women’s League, has taken the battle cry for growth of the game to corporate Nigeria and indeed interested governments across the federation and results have been tumbling in. The latest is the naming of Akogate Waters as the official water for the ...

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Despite Eagles Supremacy, B.Faso Have SA Fond Memories

Each time Burkina Faso have travelled to South Africa to take on Bafana Bafana‚ they have returned home with their tails between their legs. But ironically‚ ‘Les Etalons’ still have very fond memories of the country. It was on South African soil that Burkina Faso – literally translated as the ‘land of the upright men – achieved their best-ever footballing ...

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Bendel Insurance Slammed For Hooliganism

Edo State flag-bearers in the Nigeria National League, Bendel Insurance Football Club will cough out the sum of two million naira(N2,000.000,00)for assaulting match officials in their match day 31 home tie against UNICEM Rovers of Calabar,and will play their next three homes games in the 2017 Bet9ja Nigeria National League in strict closed doors. This is the summary jurisdiction ruling ...

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Kalusha Bwalya Is Adamant Zambia Can Beat Nigeria

Zambian football legend Kalusha Bwalya reckons the current generation of Chipolopolo has the capacity to upset the Super Eagles of Nigeria. The former Football Association of Zambia president says he respects the West Africans, but Wedson Nyirenda’s men can come back with a win. Zambia are on the road this weekend to Nigeria hoping to register a victory as they ...

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World Cup Qualifier: Be Calm, Clinical, Says – Pinnick To Eagles Players

The President, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, has urged the Super Eagles to be calm but clinical in Saturday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against the Chipolopolo of Zambia. Pinnick, who gave the advice in a statement by NFF’s Spokesperson, Ademola Olajire on Thursday in Abuja, said the tendency was for teams to get uptight and tensed for this ...

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Ola Aina Eager To Make International Debut For Nigeria

Despite captaining England youth teams in the past, Aina pledged his allegiances to the Nigeria earlier this year, the birth place of his parents. However, despite being called up for the Super Eagles on several occasions, he is still waiting to make his senior international bow. The fullback has been in fine form this season while on loan at the ...

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Nigerian Badminton Players Set For Egypt

Two Nigerian badminton players, Dorcas Adesokan and Clement Krobakpo, have been scheduled to take part in a training tour organized by the Badminton Confederation of Africa from October 26 to 29 in Cairo, Egypt. According to the president of Badminton Federation of Nigeria, Francis Orbih, the continental body decided to organize the tour to train players from member countries as ...

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Rohr: Eagles To Beat Zambia For Ikeme

Gernot Rohr has said the Super Eagles wish to again win for sick goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, just as they did so against Cameroon, while also saying they have to surprise “a totally different” Zambia on Saturday as they already know a lot about Nigeria. Nigeria will be through to next year’s World Cup in Russia with a win over Zambia ...

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FIFA Puskas Award: Okocha, Di Matteo Back Oscarine

Nigerian football legend Jay-Jay Okocha and former Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo have both backed Oscarine Masuluke to win FIFA’s Puskas Award for the world’s best goal. Despite missing out on the Premiership Goal of the Season to Siphiwe Tshabalala from Kaizer Chiefs, the Baroka goalkeeper has been given the vote of approval from both Okocha and Di Matteo. The ...

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Super Eagles Have Full House As Moses Arrives

Chelsea’s Victor Moses finally arrived Le Meridien Hotel of the Super Eagles on Wednesday afternoon. The midfield star was an unused substitute as the Blues bowed 1-0 to Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Although no reason was given for his late arrival, he was given a warm welcome by the team and will train for the time with ...

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