Monday, April 21, 2014

Athletics coach, Lee Evans, slams former Nigerian athletes

Photo: [all-athletics.com] Evans has trained with Nigerian athletes since 1975.…... read more

Nigerian Paralympics gold medalist confirmed dead

Joy Onaolapo Joy Onaolapo won gold in the 52kg powerlifting category. The Nigeria Power Lifting Federation (NPLF) on Friday confirmed... read more

Match-fixing: Basketball Federation launches investigation

DSTV men basketball championship There have been public match-fixing allegations. Following allegations that some clubs in the Atlantic Conference of... read more

U.S. Consulate backs Lagos basketball camp

The camp will hold from August 21 to 24. The 2013 Hope 4 girls Africa Leadership Camp will be supported... read more

Federation Cup: NFF confirms semi-final fixtures

Enyimba FC of Aba Enyimba will face Lobi Stars in Benin.…... read more

Nigeria Police debuts in World Police and Fire Games

Nigeria Police The police force is not new to international sporting events.…... read more

FIFA queries NFF over Nigerian league

FIFA sent the query on Tuesday.…... read more

Federation Cup: Defending Champions, Heartland, crashes out

Heart Land FC Heartland hoped to repeat its winning streak of the past two years. Defending champions of the Federations... read more

Yobo remains in Super Eagles plan, says Keshi

Joseph Yobo Keshi says he has no problems with the NFF.…... read more

Confederations Cup: Rangers to approach Court of Arbitration for Sports

The Enugu club was disqualified from the continental competition.…... read more

Segun Odegbami launches book in Abuja

The book tells the story of Odegbami and Nigeria football.…... read more

CHAN 2014: Eagles qualify despite Ivorian defeat

Super Eagles of Nigeria The Eagles lost 0-2 in Cote d’Ivoire.…... read more

Nigeria Super Eagles qualifies for African Nations Championship despite loss to Cote D’Ivoire

The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Friday lost to the Elephants of Cote D’Ivoire in Abidjan, but nonetheless went on... read more

Okagbare sets new African record in 100m

Blessing Okagbare Okagbare set a record of 10.86 seconds.…... read more

Nigeria football crisis: You are a “fool, grossly incompetent and naïve,”- Green tells Musa Amadu

The two men are board members of the NFF.…... read more

2014 World Cup: FIFA appoints 29-year-old Madagascar referee for Eagles vs. Malawi qualifier

Super Eagles of Nigeria The assistant referees are also from Madagascar. The world football-governing body, FIFA, has appointed officials from... read more

Nigeria male basketball team arrive in Orlando

Fresh from a third place finish at the Stankovic Continental tournament in China, the national men’s basketball team players arrived... read more

2013 Federations Cup: Rangers, Shooting Stars crash out

Eight teams have qualified for the quarter finals. Shooting Stars FC of Ibadan and Enugu Rangers have been eliminated from... read more

Pre-season: Guardiola’s Bayern beat Barcelona

Bayern again defeated the Spanish champions. A Pep Guardiola tutored Bayern Munich on Wednesday humbled La Liga champions Barcelona 2-0... read more

Update: Jonathan rewards late Sunday Bada, other 4x400m Olympic gold medalists with N5mn each

Goodluck Jonathan The president condemned cheating in sports and other endeavours.…... read more

Pre-season: Manchester United lose again

Photo: footballpictures.net They lost to Japanese club Yokohama Marinos.…... read more

Barcelona picks new coach

 Former coach, Vilanova resigned last week.…... read more

Match fixing scandal: NFF confirms life ban for players, officials

Nigeria Footbal Federation The four clubs were banned for 10 years each.…... read more

Nigeria Premier League records fresh violence

Nigeria Premier League Fans attacked the referee in Bauchi. Though the Week 22 matches of the Nigeria Premier League were... read more

Glo NPL: Dolphins hold Shooting Stars in Ibadan

There were also impressive results from other centres. Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt bounced back from their Federation Cup exit... read more