Thursday, April 24, 2014

Champions League play-off: Yobo’s Fenerbahce to face Arsenal

A tough test awaits Super Eagles skipper, Joseph Yobo, as his Turkish side, Fenerbahce, has been drawn to face English... read more

South Africa drops six key players against Nigeria for Mandela Challenge

Bafana Bafana of South Africa [Photo:] Orlando Pirates requested the players be dropped. South Africa coach, Gordon Igesund, has... read more

IAAF backs four-year ban for serious doping offences

Asafa Powell The new rule will take effect from 2015. The athletics world is determined to reintroduce four-year bans for... read more

Emenike, Omeruo drop out of Mandela Challenge against South Africa

Emmanuel Emenike The Super Eagles will play against South Africa on August 14. Fenerbahce of Turkey latest recruit, Emmanuel Emenike,... read more

Atlantic Conference teams battle for play-off tickets

DSTV men basketball championship Four teams will gun for the top prize. After the emergence of Kano Pillars and Mark... read more

FIFA Rankings: Eagles remain static at 35th

Super Eagles of Nigeria Nigeria is still in the 35th position.…... read more

NFF plans Burkina Faso friendly for Super Eagles

Super Eagles of Nigeria The match is being planned for September. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is about to seal... read more

Lagos to host Glo-CAF 2013 awards

The award will be held in January 2014.…... read more

LMC pays N25mn to Nigeria Football Federation

Aminu Maigari The money is 5 per cent of the earnings of the LMC.…... read more

South Africa pick squad for Nigerian friendly

The game will be played on August 14. The Coach of South Africa’s national team, Gordon Igesund, has announced a... read more

Newcastle sign Loic Remy from QPR on loan

The France international joins on a season long loan.…... read more

Nigerian league: Sharks hold Kwara United to barren draw in Ilorin

Kwara United FC Kwara United missed several chances in the first half.…... read more

Team Delta wins National Weightlifting competition

Nineteen states and the Police participated in the competition.…... read more

Friendly: Golden Eaglets beat Cross River team 10-0

Golden Eaglets The Eaglets dominated the match.…... read more

Athletics coach, Lee Evans, slams former Nigerian athletes

Photo: [] 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