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Ikpeba Picks Mane Ahead Of Ighalo, Ndidi, Osimhen, Salah

Former Super Eagles’ striker, Victor Nosa Ikpeba is not allowing nationalism or sentiments affect him in his choice of 2019 African Footballer of The Year, as he gives the nod to Liverpool’s Senegalese star, Sadio Mane, ahead of three Nigeria stars, Odion Jude Ighalo, Wilfred Onyinyen Ndidi and Victor Osimhen. …

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Beach Coach Blames Late Preparations, Poor Motivation

Nigeria’s beach soccer national team, Super Sand Eagles’ coach, Audu Adamu (Ejo) has blamed late preparations and poor motivation for his side’s inability to hold their own at this year’s world championship in Paraguay, where they lost all three group matches. Speaking in the wake of Tuesday’s 12-2 mauling by …

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Mario Balotelli Subject To Racist Comment By Brescia chairman

Mario Balotelli has been subject to an extraordinary racist comment from his chairman at Brescia. The former Leeds owner Massimo Cellino targeted the striker, who was dropped for the weekend defeat by Roma after a row with the manager, Fabio Grosso, as he answered questions about the former Italy international. …

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Buhari Expects ‘Unparralled’ Sixth U17 World Cup Title

President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that he is expecting Nigeria’s cadet national team, Golden Eaglets to win an ‘unparalleled’ sixth VFIFA U-17 World Cup title, as he was enthralled by their opening 4-2 win against Hungary in Brazil. Although the Eaglets had to battle from behind twice before they carried …

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