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Sharks FC

Nigerian League: Ogunbote wants to win laurels for Sharks FC

Sharks still hopes to win local and continental competitions. (more…)

Kenneth-Omeruo

AFCON 2015: Omeruo believes Super Eagles will defend trophy

The qualifiers begin September. (more…)

Nigeria Premier League

Nigeria Glo Premier League Match Day 20 Results

Rangers Int' 2-0 El-Kanemi Abia Warriors 2-1 Nasarawa United Lobi Stars 2-1 Heartland Giwa FC 1-0 Enyimba Int' Warri Wolves 1-0 Kaduna United FC Taraba 1-0 Gombe United Bayelsa United 1-0 Crown FC Sunshine Stars 1-0 Nembe City Akwa United 1-0 Sharks FC Dolphins 1-0 Kano Pillars

Azeez

Swansea City interested in Nigeria’s Ramon Azeez

Azeez was part of the Super Eagles team to the last World Cup in Brazil. (more…)

Didier Drogba... Photo: Courtesy Goal.com

Drogba returns to Chelsea, signs one-year deal

 Drogba says returning to Chelsea was an easy decision. (more…)

Commonwealth Games

Nigeria wins first medal in women’s weightlifting at Commonwealth Games

India’s Sanjita Chanu won the gold with 173 points. Team Nigeria on Thursday in Glasgow recorded its first medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games when Nkechi Opara won bronze in the women’s weightlifting 48 kg event. Opara scored 70 in snatch; and 92 in clean and jerk for total 162…

Nigerian midfielder John Mikel Obi

Mikel resumes Chelsea duty on Monday

The player's agent said, “Mikel has contract with Chelsea and he intend to respect that contract." Super Eagles and Chelsea football club of England midfield maestro, John Obi Mikel, will resume club duty on Monday according to his manager and agent, Olatunji John Shittu. According to Shittu the management of…

Man City Coach hails Iheanacho, predicts bright future

Iheanacho scored in City's 4-1 friendly win over Sporting Kansas City. After watching Kelechi Iheanacho shine like a million stars on his Manchester City debut late Wednesday night in the friendly against Sporting Kansas, Coach Manuel Pellegrini has predicted a bright future for the Nigerian youngster. Iheanacho scored in City's…

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Dolphins FC Whip Lobi Stars 4-2 in Federation Cup Quarter-finals

Giwa FC, Prime FC advance Dolphins Football Club of Port Harcourt on Wednesday in Enugu whipped Lobi Stars FC of Makurdi 4-2 to reach the semi-final of the 2014 Federation Cup competition. Amem Eduok gave Dolphins FC the lead in the 22nd minute after wasting many opportunities in the match…

NFF President, Aminu Maigari

BREAKING: NFF Sacks Aminu Maigari Over “Financial Misappropriation”

Mr. Maigari was sacked on allegations of “financial misappropriation, misapplication and maladministration” The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari, has been impeached. Mr. Maigari was removed from office after a vote of no confidence was passed on him by members of the executive committee of the NFF at…

Eyimba

2014 Federation Cup: Enyimba, Dolphins secure semi final ticket

Enyimba scored two goals against Sharks FC. Former champions, Enyimba International FC and Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt, are through to the semi finals of the 2014 Federation Cup having secured victories in their quarter final games on Wednesday. Aside the two former champions, the duo of Giwa FC and…

Zidane

Messi, Pirlo, Zidane, Baggio to participate in Vatican-sponsored charity match

Tickets for the match will go on sale Friday (more…)

Dunga

Dunga named new Brazil coach

Dunga was the 1994 World Cup-winning captain for Brazil Brazil's football federation, CBF, has confirmed Dunga as the new coach for the country senior national team, popular football website, Goal.com, is reporting. Dunga succeeds Luiz Scolari, who left the post after failing to claim Brazil's first World Cup on home…

Stephen Gerrad

Steven Gerard retires from international football

The 34-year-old midfielder has earned 114 caps since his first appearance for the national team in the year 2000. England Midfielder and Liverpool FC’s captain, Steven Gerrard, announced his retirement from international duties on Monday. The skipper said he has enjoyed every moment shared in the English team. “I have…

Aminu Maigari

UPDATE: NFF meeting ends with no concrete resolution

Another meeting would be held next week. (more…)

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Nigeria’s Brown Ideye joins West Brom

Ideye signed a three-year deal. (more…)