Sports

victor-anichebe-720267

EPL: Anichebe away from bottom with Sunderland

Sunderland secured a key win over Watford on Saturday.

Photo Credit: express.co.uk

EPL: Costa scores as Chelsea extend lead at the top

Victor Moses was also in action.

ifeanyi-uba-fc-nnewi_ys0irkrhnhi71vl2nmw8qikva

Why Ifeanyi Uba FC sacked Japanese Coach — Club owner

The Japanese did not last 30 days at the club.

Photo credit: Daily Express

China’s ‘big money’ football danger to world — Conte

The Blues’ 25-year-old midfielder, Oscar, is close to a £60 million move to China.

falcons-protest

Finally, Nigerian govt pays Super Falcons’ entitlements

Nigeria won the African Women’s Cup Of Nations in Cameroon.

pillars-bball

Basketball: Kano Pillars lose bronze medal contest at African Championship

The Nigerian champions lost all the four quarters as the Moroccans proved to a hard nut to crack.

Pep Guardiola

4 matches to watch | Heavyweight clash at the Etihad and Mersey Monday

There is a derby that will be interesting with blood and thunder intertwined.

Super Falcons

We did our best for Super Falcons – NFF

“We are grateful to the Presidency for the prompt action, and we believe this will put the minds of the players at rest.”

Kano Pillars basketball team

Basketball: Al Ahly beats Kano Pillars to final ticket at African Championships

Al Ahly has qualified for the final of the ongoing FIBA championship.

worldcuptrophy

European clubs oppose World Cup expansion plans

“The number of games being played throughout the year has already reached an unacceptable level…”

Real Madrid

Real Madrid overcome Club America to reach FIFA Club World Cup final

The Spanish La Liga leaders have now set up a meeting with J. League champions Kashima Antlers.

victor-moses-resized-800

EPL: Victor Moses continues winning streak with Chelsea

Isaac Success made his long-awaited return from injury.

falcons-protest

After Super Falcons protest, Buhari orders payment of allowances in 24 hours

“The Ministries of Sports and Finance have been directed to pay tomorrow (Thursday),” an official said.

325826_heroa

Video evidence used for first time to award penalty

Shoma Doi scored the kick, which was awarded for an off-the-ball trip.

kano-pillars-basketball

Basketball: Kano Pillars zoom into semi-final of African Championship

The Nigeria flag bearers on Wednesday recorded a 91-81 victory over Algeria’s GSP.

adekunle-1

Lagos Islanders basketball team hires new General Manager

“Our hiring of Kunle signifies the new direction of Lagos Islanders to make our franchise the premier basketball brand in Africa.”

ikpeba

Ikpeba, Adepoju speak on beach soccer in Nigeria

A celebrity match was played during the beach soccer event.

falcons-protest2

Unpaid Super Falcons take protest to Buhari, National Assembly

Earlier promises to pay the African champions were not honoured.

Photo credit: www.express.co.uk

Iwobi, Ahmed Musa lose in EPL

While Iwobi fell with Arsenal against Everton, Musa’s Leicester City lost to AFC Bournemouth.

nig-vsegpyt

2016 Beach AFCON: Nigeria’s Sand Eagles beat Egypt

In the other Group A clash, Cote d’Ivoire thrashed Ghana 5-0.

Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo beats Messi to 2016 Ballon d’Or

Ronaldo had a successful 2015-16 season with club and country.

mahrez

Algeria’s Mahrez wins BBC African Footballer of the Year Award

Mahrez beat Liverpool’s Saido Mane to the award.