Tunde Eludini

Tunde Eludini is a graduate of the Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, Nigeria where he studied International Relations. He is a Senior Correspondent coordinating the sports section of the website.

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UEFA Champions League: Salah sets new record as Liverpool, Dortmund win big

Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund have both emerged as biggest winners in the Match Day 3 games of the UEFA Champions League. Both Liverpool and Dortmund recorded 4-0 victories in their respective games against FK Crvena Zvezda and Atletico Madrid respectively on Wednesday night. Mohamed Salah became the quickest player to…

Rangers secure dramatic victory over Kano Pillars to win 2018 Aiteo Cup

Rangers secure dramatic victory over Kano Pillars to win 2018 Aiteo Cup

One of the biggest comebacks ever in Nigerian football was recorded on Wednesday as Enugu Rangers came from three goals down to beat Kano Pillars 4-2 on penalties to win the 2018 Aiteo Cup (otherwise known as the Federation Cup). In the thrilling final match played on Wednesday at the…

Juventus celebrates after scoring against Manchester United (Photo Credit: Sqwuaka on Twitter)

UEFA Champions League: Dybala gives Juventus victory at Old Trafford

Paulo Dybala’s solitary goal on Tuesday night was enough to give Juventus a 1-0 win over Manchester United in their UEFA Champions League clash at Old Trafford. The crucial away win by Juventus on Tuesday night moved them to within just one point of qualification for the knockout phase for…

EPL: Iwobi shines as Arsenal extend winning streak

Nigeria international, Alex Iwobi, was in action for Arsenal on Monday night as the Gunners extended their winning streak to 10 matches across all competitions; beating Leicester City 3-1 at the Emirates. It is over a decade ago since Arsenal enjoyed this kind of sweet run. Iwobi was given a…

Chelsea vs Manchester United

EPL: Barkley scores late equalizer as Chelsea deny Manchester United victory

Ross Barkley scored a stoppage-time equaliser to help Chelsea keep their unbeaten start to the season as they held Manchester United to a 2-2 draw at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. Antonio Rudiger gave the home side the lead in the first half, but the tables were turned as Anthony Martial…

Eden Hazard and Alexis Sanchez. [PHOTO CREDIT: Goal.com]

Chelsea vs Manchester Utd (LIVE UPDATES): Mourinho faces crunch test as Sarri chases record at Stamford Bridge

After narrowly escaping defeat in his last outing against Newcastle United, Jose Mourinho has a sterner test this weekend as he leads his stuttering Manchester United team to Stanford Bridge to face in-form Chelsea. Since his exit from London, Mourinho hasn’t had it so good against his former employers with…

Odion Ighalo [Photo: Daily Post Nigeria]

How death threats to wife, children almost made Ighalo quit Super Eagles

Playing in the World Cup is every footballer’s dream. And to see that greats like Ryan Giggs and Eric Cantona never had the opportunity, those who make it to the flagship event cherish the moment. That may however not be the case for Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, whose debut…

Super Eagles of Nigeria

AFCON Qualifiers: Ighalo nets brace as Nigeria beat Libya again

Odion Ighalo was the main man for Nigeria again on Tuesday as the Super Eagles secured a vital 3-2 away win over Libya in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying series. Ighalo, who scored a hat-trick in the reverse fixture few days ago in Uyo, added two more goals to…

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Libya vs Nigeria Live Updates: Super Eagles Gun For Double Over Knights

The Nigeria national team, the Super Eagles will be gunning for a possible double over their Libyan counterparts in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers tonight. The Eagles trounced the Mediterranean Knights 4-0 in the reverse fixture a few days ago in Uyo and now they will be hoping to…

Rose Chukuma [Photo: Voice of Nigeria]

Youth Olympics: Nigeria’s Rose Chukuma wins gold in Argentina

Rosemary Chukwuma has given Nigeria her first medal at the ongoing 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was indeed worth the wait as Chukwuma struck gold in the 100m event on Day 5 late Monday night. Chukwuma saved the best for last having finished third in the first…

Nigeria Amputee Football team involved in an auto crash

Nigeria Amputee Football Team involved in auto crash

Members of the Nigeria Amputee Football Team were on Monday involved in an auto crash on their way to Abuja from Lagos. The players were on their way to the Federal Capital Territory to process their travelling visas so they can attend the Amputee Football World Cup in Mexico. Goodluck…

Super Eagles of Nigeria

AFCON Qualifiers: Super Eagles arrive Sfax for crucial Libya clash

Nigeria’s hope of qualifying for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations tournament to be staged in Cameroon will be made clearer on Tuesday when the Super Eagles take on the Mediterranean Knights of Libya in another crucial tie. The Eagles soared high in the reverse fixture between them and Libya;…

Super Eagles of Nigeria (Photo Credit: Reuters)

AFCON Qualifiers: Ighalo Nets Hat Trick As Super Eagles Trash Libya

Odion Ighalo silenced his critics on Saturday as he scored a hat trick to help the Super Eagles to a comprehensive 4-0 trouncing of Libya in the Match Day 3 encounter of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifying series. Ighalo who had persistently been criticised for his poor goals’ return…

Super Eagles of Nigeria (Photo Credit: Reuters)

Nigeria vs Libya (LIVE UPDATES): Super Eagles seek crucial win

Having missed out on the last two editions of the Africa Cup of Nations, the Super Eagles are not willing to leave anything to chance in their quest to qualify for the 2019 edition. In this light, it is expected that the Eagles will be going all out as they…

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Nigeria vs Libya: Super Eagles Seek First Home Win In 2019 AFCON Qualifiers

The Nigeria national football team, the Super Eagles, will be looking to get their qualification for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations back on track as they take on the Black Knights of Libya in a crucial game at the Akwa Ibom International Stadium. Saturday’s game in Uyo can best…

Usain Bolt celebrates after scoring

Usain Bolt scores twice for Australian club

After conquering the tracks with his masterclass performances, Usain Bolt is gradually making in-roads into football and he has scored his first set of goals for Australian club, Central Coast Mariners. The Jamaican eight-time Olympic sprint champion scored the Mariners' third and fourth goals in a 4-0 win over Macarthur…

Conny Perrin

Semifinalists emerge at Lagos Open Tennis Championship

Frenchman Tom Jomby maintained his impressive form at the Lagos Open International Tennis Championship with a 7-5, 6-2 quarterfinal win over Niki Poonacha of India on Thursday. The top seed, who won the first leg of the combined $100, 000 prize-money ITF point-earning event, was stretched by the seventh seed…

Kano Pillars football team

Aiteo Cup: Kano Pillars to face Enugu Rangers in final

Enugu Rangers and Kano Pillars are the two teams that would be slugging it out in the final of the 2018 AITEO Cup otherwise known as the Federation Cup. Both teams were victorious in their respective semi-final games played on Wednesday in Kano and Lagos. Rangers who edged out Akwa…

Super Eagles of Nigeria (Photo Credit: Reuters)

AFCON Qualifiers: Super Eagles step up preparations for Libya clash

The Nigeria national football team, the Super Eagles, will on Wednesday have their second training session as they step up preparations for their crucial Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON qualifying matches against Libya. Already, 22 of the 24 players invited to face Libya are on the ground in Uyo and…

Chelsea's John Terry and John Obi Mikel

John Terry retires from football

Tributes have been pouring in for former England and Chelsea captain, John Terry, following his announcement that he has officially retired from professional football. The 37-year old has been without a club since leaving Championship side Aston Villa in the summer. The defender made the announcement on his Instagram account,…

Manchester City

EPL: Manchester City stay top after Anfield stalemate

Defending champions Manchester City will be staying on top of the Premier League table going into the international break. Pep Guardiola’s men played out an uninspiring barren draw against Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday. That was enough to preserve their slim advantage at the summit of the Premier League table.…

Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola. [Photo credit: Liverpool FC]

Liverpool vs Manchester City (LIVE UPDATES): Battle of Supremacy at Anfield

Two teams dictating the pace in the English Premier League, Liverpool and Manchester City, will battle for supremacy at Anfield this Sunday afternoon. Both teams that would be slugging it out in the Super Sunday clash have 19 points apiece after seven games respectively. After watching how the other Manchester…

EPL: Manchester United secure comeback win as Super Eagles stars suffer defeats

Jose Mourinho and Manchester United were saved their blushes on Sunday as they came from two goals down to beat Newcastle United 3-2 at Old Trafford on Saturday. Amid speculations that Mourinho was on the verge of losing his job, United made a horrific start as goals from Kenedy on…

Neymar celebrates after scoring a goal against FK Crvena Zvezda (Photo Credit; Reuters)

UEFA Champions League: Messi, Neymar shine as Super Eagles duo suffer defeats

The Match Day 2 games of the UEFA Champions League on Wednesday were highlighted with the masterclass performances from Neymar for PSG and Lionel Messi for Barcelona. Neymar was the star man for the Parisians; scoring three of the goals for PSG in their 6-1 thumping of Red Star Belgrade.…

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Tottenham Vs Barcelona (LIVE UPDATES): Kane, Messi set for Wembley showdown

The best of attacking football is expected at Wembley tonight as Tottenham Hotspur play host to Spanish giants, Barcelona, in one of the Match Day 2 games of the UEFA Champions League. While Harry Kane will be leading the Spurs’ chase for goals, Lionel Messi will be doing same for…