Thursday, April 24, 2014

“I don’t sell players,” Amuneke says

“I have served this country as a player for years, and as a coach; and nobody will come one day... read more

Falcons versus Cameroon friendly match postponed

The match was earlier scheduled for April 15 in Abuja.…... read more

Super Falcons goalkeeper seals Dubai contract

The details of the goalkeeper’s contract has not been revealed.…... read more

No plan to hire foreign coach for Super Eagles – Reps sports committee

Stephen Keshi The committee said it has the assurance of the NFF. The House of Representatives Committee on Sports says... read more

New National Record set at Abuja Golden League Meet

Sports festival PHOTO: NAN The new national record was set by Aderemi Kazeem of the Nigeria Police.   A new... read more

Flying Eagles return from Morocco

Nigeria will face the winners of the match between Kenya and Tanzania.…... read more

Update: Bayern, Real Madrid clash in Champions League semis

Chelsea battle Atletico in the second semi-final…... read more

UEFA Champions League Semi-Final: Madrid face Bayern, Atletico face Chelsea

The winners of the two semi-finals will play the final in Lisbon, Portugal, in May. Nine times UEFA Champions League... read more

Nigerian League: Rangers, Warri Wolves win rescheduled matches

Warri Wolves Football Club In Kaduna, Aminu Isah scored two goals for Kaduna United to beat Bayelsa United, 2-0, in... read more

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria appoints Maurice Greene as relay coordinator

During the height of his career (1997–2004) he won four Olympic medals and was a five-time World Champion. The Athletics... read more

Manu targets victory against Morocco

Flying Eagles Coach, Garba Manu The Flying Eagles played out a 2-2 draw in the first match played in Rabat... read more

Musa, Iheanacho, others arrive Flying Eagles’ camp

Dele Alampasu All the foreign-based call-ups except for Isaac Success and Dele Alampasu had joined the team in Abuja. Skipper... read more

FIFA Rankings: Nigeria climbs to 45th position

The Elephants moved three places to 21st; Egypt, second in Africa, moved two places to 24th. The Super Eagles of... read more

Keshi, assistants to receive salary advance – NFF

Stephen Keshi The NFF says it will pay the coach all the monies it owes him. The Super Eagles Coach,... read more

Nigerian students celebrate United Nations Day on Sports for Peace and Development

The International Day of Sports for Peace is aimed at highlighting the potential of sports to promote global solidarity.…... read more

Nigeria wins 3rd gold medal at Powerlifting tourney in Dubai

“Adesokan broke his world record of 178kg in 46kg he earlier set at the 2012 London Olympic Games by lifting... read more

UEFA Champions League: Chelsea scrapes through as Dortmund crash

chelsea fc Chelsea’s never say die spirit once again paid off on Wednesday night as the Londoners upturned a 3-1... read more

NFF denies rift with Keshi

The NFF said the queried it sent out to Keshi was no big deal.…... read more

Nigerian Para-athlete wants early preparation for 2016 Paralympic Games

Ezeikpe said para-athletes have not competed in only one major competition since 2012 Paralympics.…... read more

Nigerian League: LMC warns clubs against disparaging comments

Black Stars, Photo: The LMC promised to sanction proven poor officiating and misconduct by match officials. The League Management... read more

NFF outlines duties for Falcons’, Eaglets crews

“The Head Coach is the leader of the team at all times, while the Team Administrator is the head of... read more

Nigerian League: Akwa United retain top position

Akwa United still sit pretty at the top of the league.…... read more

Nigerian League: Crown FC, Akwa United win at home

Crown dominated its match against Gombe United.…... read more

EPL: Gerrard keeps Liverpool on top

Liverpool restores their two-point lead at the summit.…... read more

EPL: Everton defeats Arsenal, ends Gunners’ title hopes

Arsenal is also in danger of missing out on the Champions League.…... read more