Coach Emmanuel Amuneke

NFF confirms Amuneke as new Flying Eagles Coach

Amuneke will be assisted by Kabiru Baleria and Emeka Amadi.

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PSG 2 – 1 Chelsea: Mikel loses for the first time under Hiddink

In the second match of the day, Benfica scored a 90th minute goal against Zenit St. Petersburg.

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ANALYSIS: PSG Vs. Chelsea: Will Mikel remain unbeaten in Paris under Hiddink?

Mikel will have to be at his most beautiful when Chelsea face off against PSG, with the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Edison Cavan and Angel di Maria in full flow.

Messi Goal

Seven key sporting events that rocked last week

Messi produces a wonder moment and Curry is bested in 3-point shooting contest

Nasarawa United

CAF Confederation Cup: Bribery allegations trail Nasarawa United slim win

No Nigerian team has ever won the CAF Confederation Cup in its present format

Akwa United

Enyimba, Akwa United battle for Charity Shield in Abuja

The match appears a perfect tune-up for both teams as the new NPFL season get set for kickoff.

Nasarawa United

CAF Confederation Cup: Nasarawa United secure slim win

Tayo Fabiyi opened scoring for the Solid Miners.


Lagos not ready to own football club – Tinubu

“MFM FC and Ikorodu United will be playing in the premier league when the 2015/2016 season commences.”

Osaze Odemwingie

English Premier League Round-Up: Nigerian trio enjoy away wins

Anichebe came in as second half substitute as West Brom beat his former club, Everton.

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AFCON 2017: Nigeria’s date with Egypt shifted forward

Egypt are top of the qualifying group for Gabon 2017 with six points from two matches.

Nasarawa United

CAF Confederation Cup: Nasarawa United throw gates open for Generation Foot tie

One of Nigeria’s flag-bearers in the CAF Champions League, Enyimba FC, lost 0-1 to Vipers of Uganda in Kampala

National Stadium Lagos

Nigeria wins rights to host African Athletics Championship

The championship is expected to be held at the National Stadium, Lagos which hosted the event in 1989.

Arsenal cech

Four key matches you must watch this weekend

Gunners must gun down Leicester and it is battle royale between Juventus and Napoli in Italy

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CAF Champions League: Enyimba starts on losing note

The second leg will played in Port Harcourt on February 28


Former FIFA General Secretary gets 12-year ban

The committee said Mr Valcke deliberately tried to obstruct investigations by attempting to delete related files.

Aruna Quadri

Aruna Quadri arrives Sudan for ITTF Africa Top 16

Others who will represent Nigeria but yet to arrive are Segun Toriola, Funke Oshonaike and Edem Offiong.


CHAN over, Nigeria puts continental hopes on Enyimba, Akwa United, others

No Nigerian team have emerged champions in the Confederation Cup in its present format.


Oliseh to get heavy fine, despite apology after outburst

Nigeria is at risk of not qualifying for the Nations Cup yet again as it is presently two points behind group leaders, Egypt, after two rounds of matches


CAF Confederation Cup: Nasarawa United in Abuja for crunch clash

Also this weekend, Nigeria’s other flag-bearer in the CAF Confederation Cup, Akwa United will travel to Congo to play Club Mokanda.

Enyimba FC of Aba

CAF Champions League: Enyimba jet out to Uganda as Warri Wolves host Club Praia of Sao Tome

Nigerian teams have failed to make it to the money-spinning group stage of the Champions League in recent times.


Chikatara makes Best XI substitutes list, as Elia sweeps CHAN 2016 awards

The competition is only open to footballers who play in their country’s local leagues.

Sepp Blatter

Russia says despite bans, Blatter, Platini to be invited to 2018 World Cup

“We will invite them. I see no problems with the events we are hosting.”


Seven sporting events that caught our attention last week

Oliseh hurling verbal tirades, manning conjures Super Bowl win and other five things that rocked last week

Sundey Oliseh

My critics are mad — Coach Sunday Oliseh

“You must be insane to ask questions on the future of the Super Eagles…”

Emmanuel Emenike

EPL Round Up: Emenike starts with West Ham on a losing note

The biggest result of the day was Manchester City slumping to a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Leicester City.