Protesters, police argue at the gate of the governor's office in Akure

Unpaid for seven months, Ondo footballers lay siege to Mimiko

The police used teargas to disperse the players.

Aguero strikes in comeback win for City [Photo credit: Sports Illustrated]

Champions League: Aguero strikes in comeback win for City

Eight goals were scored in the thrilling encounter played in Manchester.

Super Eagles Forward Brown Ideye

Brown Ideye joins Mikel in China

Nigerian players like Obafemi Martins, Odion Ighalo, Anthony Ujah and Chinedu Obasi are all in the Far East.


Neymar, FC Barcelona to stand trial on corruption charges

Prosecutors are seeking a two-year prison sentence and a fine of nearly £8 million for Neymar.

Okey Emordi[Photo Credit: ESPN]

Nigerian League: Abia Warriors name new coach as Emordi resigns

Abdullahi Biffo has been named substantive coach.

Elkanemi Warriors

Nigerian League Review: El-Kanemi win battle of warriors

The away win by El-Kanemi was the only one recorded in the Match Day 9 games this weekend.

Enugu Rangers

Mixed fortunes for Nigerian clubs in African competitions

The two teams in the CAF Confederation Cup were knocked out.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah
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CAF Confederation Cup: FC Ifeanyi Ubah crash out in Egypt

No Nigerian team has been able to win the CAF Confederations Cup in its present format.

Wikki Tourists

CAF Confederation Cup: Wikki Tourists crash out

The Nigerian team crashed out despite the home win on Sunday.

Ifeanyi Ubah FC

CAF Club Competitions: Nigerian clubs seek to avoid early exit

The four Nigerian clubs face major challenges to progress.


FA Cup: Victor Moses outshines Super Eagles stars

Chelsea edged Wolverhampton Wanderers.


Agbo helps Granada to biggest win of the season

The 21-year-old Nigerian defensive midfielder played all 90 minutes.

Plateau United Football Club

Four matches to watch: Plateau seek home comfort as Ranieri hunts FA Cup win

Claudio Ranieri faces a must win FA Cup clash.

Netherlands Soccer Champions League

Wenger vows to continue as coach despite Arsenal criticism

“No matter what happens I will manage for another season.”

Samson Siasia

Siasia, Mancini, Broos, others apply for Bafana Bafana job

The list has top profile coaches.

Tothemham Hotspurs coach

Europa League: Super Eagles duo secure win over Tottenham

Elsewhere, Emenike lost with his team.

Thomas Muller celebrates scoring the fifth goal for Bayern. Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

Champions League: Iwobi crumbles with Arsenal against Bayern Munich

Real Madrid also emerged 3-1 winners over Napoli.

Asisat Oshoala

Oshoala leaves Arsenal ladies to join Chinese side

Arsenal confirmed the departure of the Nigerian star.

PSG vs Barcelona [Photo credit: Twitter - Squawka Football]

PSG demolish Barcelona

Angel Di Maria scored two goals on his birthday.


Representing Nigeria in CAF Champions League, Rangers players beg for help

“I appeal to Nigerians, especially football lovers and philanthropists, to come to our aid.”

Yakubu Aiyegbeni

Yakubu Aiyegbeni signs for Coventry City

The Nigerian joined the British team from a Turkish club.

FC Ifeanyi Ubah
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CAF Confederation Cup: FC IfeanyiUbah beat El-Masry of Egypt 1-0

“We played well and the result is good for us. But unfortunately we could not utilise the chances.”

Plateau United team

Nigerian League Review: Plateau United suffer first defeat

Nasarawa United and El-Kanemi Warriors both secured big home wins.

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EPL: Burnley slow down Chelsea

A stunning free kick from Robbie Brady helped the home side to a deserved draw.


FIFA Rankings: Super Eagles move up despite AFCON miss

The Super Eagles are now occupying the 41st position in the world and seventh in Africa.