Iheanacho explodes, Pillars ruthless, Nadal returns and the other sporting things we saw last week
African player wins the PFA Player of the Year award for the first time ever.
Nigeria League Review: Kano Pillars crush Shooting Stars
Emmanuel Edmund got a hat-trick for Pillars.
Nigeria Rowing, Canoe and Sailing Federation targets early Tokyo 2020 preparation
“Presently, we are looking at the forthcoming developmental program in Gombe state.”
EPL: Iheanacho scores twice as Manchester City win big
The youngster now has five goals in the premier league.
Sports Analysis: Will Mikel truly add value to Siasia’s team?
For one, I cannot say for starters what Mikel’s best position is or would be at the moment.
Okpekpe race organisers sign deal with Dutch timing company
This is the first time a company with such huge credentials will be providing any athletics event in Nigeria with a world class timing system.
Rio Olympics: Siasia predicts Nigeria, Brazil final
In 2008, Siasia led his U-23 team to the final at the Beijing Olympics.
Ahead Rio Olympics: Siasia gives home-based players deadline to report
Siasia confirmed that he has sent a provisional list of 60 players for the Games.
CAF Champions League: Enyimba seeks sanctions against Etoile du Sahel
Enyimba say they will complain despite their win.
NFF picks Amodu, Salisu as Super Eagles interim managers
The coaches will lead the Eagles to two international friendlies against Mali and Luxembourg.
CAF Champions League: Enyimba qualify for group phase
The build-up to Wednesday’s clash was quite tensed as the Tunisians were quite hostile towards Enyimba.
Mourinho to manage at Old Trafford in charity game
Mourinho will be assisted by Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce and singer Robbie Williams.
Super Eagles to take on Mali, Luxembourg in Europe
While the Mali friendly will hold in France, a venue for the Luxembourg clash is yet to be fixed.
Nigeria League: LMC slams N6.75 million fine on Giwa FC, banishes team to Ilorin
Giwa has come under one of the severest sanctions in recent times.
CAF Champions League: Enyimba accuse Etoile of frustrating team ahead second leg clash
A Tunisian fan says it is payback time for Enyimba.
FIFA Corruption scandal: Three top officials plead guilty
Confessional statements of former vice-president, Jeffrey Webb, marketing executive, Alejandro Burzaco, and Brazilian intermediary, Jose Margulies, were released.
Africa Basketball League: Lagos Islanders secure comeback win over Izobe
Afam Muojeke was the star-man for Lagos Islanders on the night as he had a massive 26 points to his name.
The seven sporting events that caught our attention last week
Lionel Messi scored his 500th career goal for Barcelona on Sunday but it was a meaningless record.
Nigeria League review: Nasarawa United pull out of relegation zone
“What matters is the victory and we thank God that we were able to get the three points.”