Home » SPORTS NEWS (page 318)


Owing Keshi’s Not Unusual – Anyansi

More controversy trails the allegations of Super Eagles yet to be signed coach, Stephen Keshi’s that he is being owed two months’ salary and allowances by Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), as a top official says it is not unusual for such to occur. The latest angle came on Monday, when head of the NFF’s technical committee, Felix Ayansi-Agwu failed during …

Read More »

DELTA FA CHAIRMAN ELECTION: Okocha: I’ll Build On Pinnick’s Achievements

Ex-Super Eagles skipper and newly elected Delta State Football Association chairman, Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha has said he would build on already existing structures and successes of the immediate past Amaju Pinnick’s administration to guarantee that Delta state sports is up and running. Speaking exclusively to SportsDay, Okocha stated that he is a lucky man to have a well built …

Read More »

NFF Stop Enugu FA Elections

-As Controversy Spreads Over State Polls Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have asked Enugu State Football Association electoral committee chairman, Walter Ugwuozor, to stop any plan of holding elections into the body until further notice. The Enugu FA elections have been embroiled in controversy after one of the aspirants, Barrister Ray Nnaji accused incumbent chairman, Chidi Offor Okenwa of planning to …

Read More »

Falcons Can Play Without Pros – Okon

Ahead of the forthcoming qualifiers for the All Africa Games and Rio 2016 Olympics, female national team, Super Falcons coach, Edwin Okon says his squad can play without depending on foreign-based players. Speaking against the backdrop of sarcastic comments in certain quarters of Nigerian football that Okon is desperate to have players based in Europe to prosecute the qualifiers, instead …

Read More »

Siasia Douses Okpala Rumour

-Says No Complacency Against Gabon Under-23 national team coach, Samson Siasia has described as mere ‘rumour’ recent talk that he was set to draft former Super Eagles assistant coach and ex-international, Sylvanus Okpala in to bolster his technical crew. Siasia pointed out that he already has capable hands working with him in the U23 squad’s crew and promised that they …

Read More »