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Matthew, Lillestrom Wins Norway Player, Team Of The Week

Ex-Kano Pillars midfield star Ifeanyi Matthew is now the new shining star in Norway after he was named Player of the Week in the country’s top league and his club Lillestrom scooped the Team of the Week. Matthew set the tone for an unlikely Lillestrom win at title chasers Brann with his opportunistic goal, but his overall performance earned him …

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Enjoy Your Retirement, Dosu Advises Enyeama

Ex football international, Dosu Joseph has advised France-based goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama not to reverse his decision to retire from international football, saying he could regret it for the rest of his life if he decides to bow to pressure to return to the Super Eagles. Enyeama retired from the national team in October last year after falling out with the …

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Gabriel Reuben Wants Rohr Attention

One of the heroes of Nigeria’s 2013 Nations Cup win in South Africa, Gabriel Reuben, has said he is excited at the progress the Super Eagles are making in the run-up to the World Cup qualifiers that are ongoing. Nigeria won its first game against Zambia at the latter’s backyard in Ndola and an excited Reuben says he cannot wait …

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Adamu Picks 8 Kada Cup Stars for Supersand Eagles

 Nigeria’s Supersand Eagles coach Audu Adamu has picked eight players from the Kada Beach Soccer Cup 2016 in Kaduna for camp ahead of this year’s CAF Beach Soccer Nation’s Cup in Lagos. The eight are Sunday Alasco, Lukman Ibrahim, Nurudeen Mudashiru and Abduljalal Almustpha all from Kada Stars. Others are Anambra United duo of Abubakar Isa and Abdulraham Yunusa as …

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Abuja To Host Sports Festivals – Dalung

Ministry of Youth and Sports may host the 19th National Sports Festival in Abuja. This is because the Cross River state that won the rights to host the festival are not forthcoming with a date for the event. According to the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Main Organizing Committee for the festival is asking for a …

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Bello Boys Mix Football With Music

 It promises to be a mixture of soccer artistry with the best of music on December 31 at Naval Barracks, Ajegunle, Lagos, as foreign-based and domestic resident products of youth club, Bello Boys FC gather for an end of year reunion. Latest information on the project supplied to SportsDay direct from London indicate that arrangements have reached an advanced stage …

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Beach Soccer Cup Starts In Kaduna

First ever Beach Soccer Tournament in Kaduna kicks-off this Friday October 14 organised by the Kaduna State Football Association will take place at a purpose built beach soccer pitch inside the Murtala Muhammed Square. The three-day event which holds from 14th – 16th October 2016 and supported by mobile communication, Globacom, will feature hosts Kaduna Beach Soccer Club, Kogi, Lagos, …

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NASFEST 2016 Awaits Water Sport Thrills

-Giwa Daramola Predicts Robust Participation Coordinator of water sports at the biennial Nigerian Army Sports Festival, Tunde Giwa-Daramola has enthused that a robust participation is expected on Friday during the event’s exhibition. “We are expecting all the Divisions in the Army. We are expecting about 30 participants from the Army from the various formations around the country, the Navy Sailing …

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City Keep Nwakali, Anichebe Returns

Different shades of information are swelling in England around two Nigerian players of separate generations, as Manchester City appear ready to keep UAE 2013 FIFA U-17 World Cup winner, Chidiebere Nwakali, while former Super Eagles striker, Victor Anichebe is back in training with Sunderland after a battle with groin complaints. While Anichebe will aim for relevance with The Black Cats …

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Abalogu Optimistic Against Nasarawa

-In Federation Cup Semi-final On Saturday Enyimba International of Aba attacking midfielder, Andrew Abalogu is optimistic that his side will beat Nasarawa United of Lafia in the second semi final of the Federation Cup billed for Abeokuta on Saturday. In a chat with SportsDay in Aba, Abalogu revealed that nothing would stop them from picking the final slot ticket on …

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