Monday, April 21, 2014

INTERVIEW: Lawmakers will prevent ‘frivolous expenses’ by Nigerian officials at Brazil 2014 – Gaiya

Geofrey Gaiya Gaiya says Nembe City and Giwa FC should be recalled to Nigerian League. The chairman of the House... read more

Nigerian League: Kano Pillars draw as Enyimba defeat Rangers

Kano Pillars forced their visitors, Sunshine, to a 2-2 draw.…... read more

Nigerian League: El-Kanemi gets new date against Abia Warriors

The match was moved due to insecurity at its previous location, Maiduguri.…... read more

Nigerian League: Bayelsa United’s goalkeepers beset with injuries

The team doctor says the goalkeepers will be ready to face Zimbabwe at the weekend. Bayelsa United suffered a setback... read more

Costa Rica 2014: Nigeria’s flamingoes defeat China

The women team are closer to the World Cup Nigeria’s Rasheedat Ajibade was voted man of the match.…... read more

Costa Rica 2014: We’re ready to surprise China, says Nigerian Coach, Nikyu

The Falconets’ opening game against China will be played by 5.pm (CR Time) 12am Nigeria time on Monday.…... read more

Arsenal title hope comes alive with derby win over Spurs

Tomas Rosicky’s early goal was all Arsenal needed to defeat North London rivals, Tottenham Hotspur, in Sunday’s Premier League clash... read more

Liverpool thrash Man Utd at Old Trafford

Three points move Liverpool up into second place in the league. Liverpool on Sunday stretched their winning streak in the... read more

Flying Eagles’ coaches pick 35 players from open trials in Abuja

Flying Eagles training camp opens on Monday. The Flying Eagles have picked 35 players after a two-week open screening in... read more

Okagbare to race in Jamaica

Blessing Okagbare won two medals for Nigeria Shelley-Anne Fraser-Pryce will also be at the Meet in Jamaica.…... read more

LMC suspends League matches in Maiduguri

The city was attacked by Boko Haram on Friday…... read more

Nigerian League: Enyimba, Sunshine draw; Bayelsa, Warri Wolves win

Enyimba FC of Aba Match between Enyimba and Sunshine was goalless…... read more

Bayern Munich President jailed

Hoeness was part of the West Germany side that won the 1974 World Cup.…... read more

Nigeria’s Super Eagles remain 47th on FIFA rankings

Nigeria remained in seventh position in Africa.…... read more

UCL: Barcelona, PSG sail through to quarter finals

Barcelona FC of Spain Spanish giants, Barcelona, and French side, Paris Saint Germain, Wednesday night confirmed their places in the... read more

UEFA Champions League: Arsenal, Milan crash out

Arsenal drew 1-1 with Bayern in Germany.…... read more

Nigerian League: Abia Warriors want El-Kanemi tie moved from Maiduguri

Officials of Abia Warriors fear for the safety of the team due to Boko Haram attacks. Abia Warriors Football Club... read more

Nigerian League Controversy: Club owners meet over ‘illegal’ disqualification of Nembe, Giwa

Rumson Baribote, club president, Nembe FC The meeting will hold on Tuesday evening in Abuja. The representatives of the owners... read more

Dangote blames NFF for delay in redeeming $1 million Eagles pledge

Aliko Dangote Dangote said football officials have refused to send account details. Africa’s wealthiest businessman, Aliko Dangote, has blamed the... read more

Nigerian League: Reps summon LMC, NFA over expulsion of clubs

Rumson Baribote, club president, Nembe FC The committee said the LMC’s action could be illegal.…... read more

Nigerian League: Heartland draws with Dolphins, as Akwa Utd, Lobi win

Heart Land FC Heartlands and Dolphins scored a goal each…... read more

FA Cup: Wigan sends Man City packing

Wigan has booked a spot at the semi-finals of the FA Cup. Wigan Athletics provided a resolute display at the... read more

FA Cup: Wigan sends Man City packing

Wigan has booked a spot at the semi-finals of the FA Cup.…... read more

Doctors rule out surgery for injured Super Eagles star, Leon Balogun

German doctors on Sunday ruled-out surgery for the Super Eagles right back, Leon Balogun, who injured his right foot while... read more

CAF Champions League: Enyimba crashes out

Bayelsa United qualified for the next round of CAF Confederation Cup…... read more