Mikel, Drogba, Song nominated for African Footballer of the Year
The top three players will be named in the last week of November.
Super Eagles camp bubbles ahead of Venezuela friendly
Nov.5 (PREMIUM TIMES) — The Super Eagles camp on Sunday came alive as the team started preparations for the international friendly match against Venezuela, scheduled to take place in Miami, U.S. The match, which will take place on Nov. 14, is part of the Eagles’ preparation for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), to be hosted […]
AWC: Falcons get South Africa for semi-finals
Nov. 4 (PREMIUM TIMES) — The Super Falcons of Nigeria Sunday moved a step closer to defending their African title as they romped into the semi finals of the 2012 Africa Women’s Championship (AWC) after they made it three wins in as many games with an emphatic 3-1 victory over Ivory Coast. The Falcons needed […]
Moses scores for Chelsea, as Man Utd stay top of EPL table
Nigerian forward, Victor Moses, got his first goal in the English Premier League for Chelsea on Saturday but it was not enough for the Blues to keep top spot as they could only get a 1-1 draw with impressive side, Swansea City. Moses who has previously scored for Chelsea in the Capital One compettion hit […]
EPL: Manchester United overtake Chelsea
Manchester United have taken a momentary lead on the English Premier League table after a well deserved 2-1 victory over fierce rivals, Arsenal in a League clash Saturday at the Old Trafford. The Red Devils with 24 points are occupying top spot. Former Arsenal priced jewel Robin Van Persie showed no mercy to his former […]
African Women Championship: Super Falcons beat Ethiopia
Nigeria wins the match against Ethiopia
Super Eagles to wear New Jersey design at AFCON 2013
Adidas will design the new football jerseys the Super Eagles will wear at AFCON.
Nigeria Football Federation to increase Super Falcons’ bonus
The ladies will receive bonuses but not as “bogus” as that of the Super Eagles.
Camp opens November 4 for Nigeria, Venezuela friendly
Nigeria will go up against Venezuela for an international friendly in preparation for the African Cup of Nations
AFCON 2013: Super Eagles to camp in Portugal, South Africa
The Nigerian team have only two weeks to prepare intensively for the AFCON tournament.
AWC: Super Falcons begins title defence on winning note
The Super Falcons struggled to win the match against the Lioness of Cameroon.
Manchester Utd end Chelsea’s winning run
Chelsea’s unbeaten run came to an end at the Stanford Bridge after 10 matches on Sunday as Manchester United recorded a ‘controversial’ 2-3 win over the Blues. The bad blooded encounter which saw Chelsea finish the game with nine men after red cards were issued to Fernando Torres and Brain Ivanoic has seen Manchester United […]
Lionel Messi hits 301 career goals mark in Rayo rout
Lionel Messi took his senior career goals tally to 301 as he scored twice in Barcelona’s 5-0 victory at Rayo Vallecano, which put them three points clear at the top of La Liga on Saturday. The World Player of the Year got Barca’s second just after half time and finished off the rout with another at […]
Arsenal return to winning ways
Though it wasn’t the best of performance from Arsenal; the Gunners Saturday returned to winning ways with a hard earned lone goal victory over a determined Queens Park Rangers side at the Emirates. Spaniard Mikel Arteta was the hero for the day as his late strike ensured Arsenal secured the vital 1-0 win and the three […]
Golden Eaglets arrive Guinea, abandoned by Guinean Federation
It now seems a routine for Nigerian teams to be poorly treated by their African hosts.
Falcons arrive Equatorial Guinea, complain of poor accommodation
The Falcons said they were poorly treated by the organisers of the competition.
UEFA Champions League: Arsenal, Madrid, Milan lose
Many of Europe’s big teams lost to ‘lesser’ teams.
Nigeria to face Zambia, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia in Nations Cup
The Super Eagles will camp in Zimbabwe for the competition.