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Siasia Apologises Over S/Final Loss

Under-23 national team coach, Samson Siasia, has apologised to Nigerians over Tuesday’s 3-1 defeat of the team by Burkina Faso in the semi-final match of the 11th Africa Games football tournament in Brazzaville. In a statement on the Nigeria Football Federation website, Mr. Siasia blamed the loss on his boys’ profligacy in front of goal and the defenders’ failure in ...

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Moses: We Can Beat City

West Ham United of England star, Victor Moses has declared that his side will be all out for a shock win away to Manchester City when both sides clash in the English Premier League this weekend. Casting a look ahead of this weekend’s fixture, Moses said he and his colleagues are still relishing Monday’s victory against Newcastle United and will ...

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RUGBY WORDL CUP 2015: Moody Set For SuperSport RWC Coverage

Lewis “Mad Dog” Moody, who arrives in Johannesburg on Friday to do duty for SuperSport, expects a grand spectacle when the World Cup kicks off, with England and Ireland pushing the southern hemisphere giants hardest. A World Cup winner with England in 2003, Moody says he expects no change from the World Cup tradition of teams that stick to what ...

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TikiTaka Ends In Grand Style

-Rolls Out Activities For November This year’s maiden edition of the TikiTaka coaching and developmental session came to a befitting end at the Union Bank Sports Complex, Surulere, Lagos. The TikiTaka Program activities which included the TikiTaka Coaching Course, TikiTaka camp, Trials and Developmental sessions came to a fulfilling end last week Friday at the Union Bank Sports complex Surulere, ...

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Akinbule Moves To Farense

-Onyedinma Sticks With Millwall SC Farense of Portugal have snapped up under-23 national team invitee, Ayonfe Sunday Akinbule, while England-based youngster, Fred Onyedinma is sticking with lower division side, Millwall rather than move to a bigger club In contrast with Onyedinma’s decision to stay put, Akinbule has already made the move to Portugal and is agent, Sola Orelaja said that ...

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Burkina Faso Shock Siasia’s Team

.As Cameroon Stun Falcons Burkina Faso will clash with Senegal for the prestigious gold medal of the men’s football event of the 2015 All Africa Games after they shocked Dream Team of Nigeria 3-1 on Tuesday. Burkina Faso made the most of their chances, while Nigeria were wasteful in front of goal and paid the price for such wastefulness. The ...

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Adesokan Sets Powerlifting World Record

Nigeria’s Yakubu Adesokan has set a new World Record in the Power lifting event of the ongoing African Games in Congo. Adesokan, who in the times past has won many medals for Nigeria in various international events, set the new record in the Men’s up to 49kg category as he lifted a massive 182.5kg to win another gold medal for ...

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Moses Relishes Victory Over Newcastle

West Ham United of England forward, Victor Moses is relishing his side’s 2-0 win against Newcastle United and, though he failed to score in the encounter at Upton Park, says he was happy with his performance on the night. Moses lost a gilt-edged chance in the first half and saw his rocket shot comes off the crossbar to allow his ...

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Chima Shakes China Again

-Eyes More Goals To Save Shenxin Shanghai Shenxin of China striker, Daniel Chima Chukwu once again set tongues wagging in the Chinese Super League, after his goals propelled his team to a 2-1 win over Guangzhou R&F. The blistering attacker proved his worth on Sunday and his prowess in front of goal by netting a brace in the 25th round ...

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Kano Emir Graces MTN Polo Finals

–Lagos Marina, Valda Clinch Cups The Emir of Kano led a host of top dignitaries at Usman Dantata Polo Ground, Kano to witness the entertaining final games of this year’s MTN/Kano Polo Tournament. The polo loving monarch, who was attending the MTN festival for the first time in his capacity as Grand Patron of Kano Polo Club, presented the Dantata ...

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