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Mikel Promises More Effort From Eagles

Tianjin Teda of China star, John Mikel Obi has promised that he and his colleagues in the Nigerian national team will redouble their efforts to ensure the beat Zambia when both countries clash for their penultimate match in the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers. After beating Algeria back-to-back, Zambia are burning with the desire to clinch the sole ticket in ...

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Zambia To Camp In Europe

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) president, Andrew Kamanga has confirmed that plans are in place to ensure their national team, Chipolopolo camp in Europe ahead of their October 7 Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup encounter against Nigeria. Kamanga told Fazfootball.com that 2017 had so far been an exciting year on the soccer calendar with national teams across the stream delivering ...

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Dalung Orders TSA Account For Sports Federations

Sports Minister, Barrister Solomon Dalung has urged all the Olympic and other sports federations to comply with government policy of operating a Treasury Single Account (TSA). Dalung stated that operating private accounts negates the existing government policy of TSA AND asked former federations presidents to make available all financial transitions with regards to grants received from local and foreign sources. ...

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Liga Boss Questions Kayode’s Girona Deal

Spanish League president, Javier Tebas says Manchester City should be investigated over the loaning of Nigerian forward Olarewaju Kayode and four other to La-Liga side Girona. Kayode who was signed and immediately loaned out to the newly promoted La-Liga side was among the five players Tebas complained of complexity in their loan deal. According to Tebas Manchester City and Girona ...

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Obaseki Unfolds ‘Operation Tanzania Must Fall’

Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki has thrown his weight fully behind the under-23 female national team, Falconets, and says his government will do everything to ensure the squad beat Tanzania in their forthcoming FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup qualifier billed for the capital, Benin City. The match is scheduled for Saturday, September 16 and Governor Obaseki has assured Nigeria Football ...

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Kida draws positives from NSF certificate presentation

Presidents of the newly inaugurated National Sports Federations were on Thursday presented with certificates of office by the Honorable Minister of Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung and the President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, Engineer Habu Gumel at the inaugural meeting of the new presidents under the auspices of the NOC. The ceremony and meeting took place at the Media Centre ...

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245 TEAM OGUN CONTINGENT STORM ILORIN FOR 3RD NATIONAL YOUTH GAMES.

At least 245 Team Ogun Contingents including 150 athletes, 33 coaches, 16 organizing secretaries and 46 other officials are expected to participate at the 3rd edition of the National Youths Games holding     Ilorin, Kwara State capital between Thursday, The team will be competing in 26 games at the Nigeria’s  annual youths festival to include, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Chess, Cricket, Cycling, ...

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Falode gets Osun SWAN merit award

The chairperson of the Nigeria Women’s Football League, Aisha Falode, will be presented with  a merit award of excellence by the Osun State chapter of the Sports Writer’s Association of Nigeria. The event has been scheduled to hold on 19th of October 2017 at the Atlantis Civic Event Centre, Osogbo. According to the Chairman Award Planning Committee, Olayinka Olawole, the ...

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Akwa Ibom Governor, players, stakeholders hail maiden Chamberlain Squash Open

Encomiums and praises have continued to pour in for the organizers and promoters of the Chamberlain Squash Open (CSO) that took place in Lagos from August 20 to 26, 2017. 89 players who registered for the tournament described it as a unique programme that met international standards. Also, dignitaries and sports stakeholders also described it as wonderful and inspiring. Commenting ...

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U20 World Cup Qualifier To Signpost Super 4 In Benin City

…Obaseki Sets Out ‘Operation Tanzania Must Fall’ The Edo State government in conjunction with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has offered to host the Super Falconets World Cup qualifier as a precursor to the Nigeria Women’s League Super  Four League, coming up in the same city of Benin, that has now been shifted to October. Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, ...

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