Football

Barcelona wallops Milan, as last Nigerian player crashes out of Champions League

Only a history making performance was good enough to see Barcelona book a place in the quarter finals of the UEFA Champions League as the Lionel Messi inspired team destroyed AC Milan 4-0 at the Nou Camp on Tuesday night. Before Tuesday’s win, no team had overturned a 2-0 deficit at this stage of Europe’s […]

Flying Eagles head to Algiers Wednesday

The Nigerian lads are the defending African Youth Champions.

Club Africain hold Flying Eagles to 2-2 draw

Flying Eagles gear up for the African Youth Championship in Algeria.

Super Eagles of Nigeria

Nigeria will not play Honduras in friendly match- NFF

NFF Chairman says Nigeria has no business with Honduras in terms of football matches.

American club pays N600mn for Obafemi Martins

The Nigerian striker had shown his interest to move to the U.S.

CSKA will win Russian League this season- Ahmed Musa

Ahmed Musa is currently the second top scorer in the Russian League this season.

Nigeria will pass CAF’s stadium inspection test- Musa Amadu

The Nigerian football administrator said the country will be ready for the inspectors.

We can defeat Nigeria, Kenyan Coach says

The Kenyan national team will face the Super Eagles in Calabar on March 23.

Kano Pillars of Kano

NPFL: Pillars starts title defense on winning note

The new league season is underway.

Benin Republic defeats Nigeria in CAF election

Maigari lost to the Benin Republic candidate.

Nigeria Football Chairman, Maigari, reportedly loses CAF election

The election was held on Sunday.

Hayatou set to win new term unopposed after 25 years as CAF president

Mr. Hayatou is by far, the longest-serving CAF president.

CAF

AFCON 2015 draw to hold early 2014 – CAF

Draw to hold January or February 2014.

Flying Eagles to get N.3m match bonus each

The Nigeria U-20 players will each get N300, 000 per victory.

NPFL: Rangers defeat Enyimba to win oriental derby

Rangers of Enugu won the match 1-0.

Golden Eaglets crush Diamond FC 5-0

The match was part to prepare the Nigeria U-17 side for next month’s African Championship.

FA Cup: Anichebe crashes out with Everton

Wigan scored three goals in four minutes to defeat Everton.

Enugu Rangers

Sunday Mba unavailable as Rangers tackles Enyimba in Nigeria League opener

The 2012/2013 season of the Nigerian top league starts on Saturday.

NFA secretariat for inauguration in April

The Nigeria Football Association wll get a new secretariat.

Exclusive: The Lesbianism interview that angered FIFA (audio)

The Nigerian women’s league boss spoke exclusively to PREMIUM TIMES.

Europa League: Mikel falls with Chelsea as Onazi shoots Lazio to victory

It was a night of contrasting fortunes for the Super Eagles duo of John Obi Mikel and Ogenyi Onazi as both players were handed starter’s shirt by Chelsea and Lazio respectively. For Chelsea’s Mikel Obi, it was a disappointing night as the Blues slumped to a lone gal defeat away to Romanian side, Steau Bucharest. […]

Yobo dropped as Keshi picks 15 foreign-based pros for Kenya

Joseph Yobo will not feature in Nigeria’s 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Kenya.

Sunday Mba optimistic Nigeria will defeat Kenya

Sunday Mba spoke exclusively to Premium Times about Super Eagles upcoming games.

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FIFA queries Nigeria over planned ban of lesbians from women football

FIFA has a policy against discrimination of any kind.

Obuh drops three foreign, seven Nigerian based players for AYC

21 players have been selected for the biennial competition taking place in Algeria this month.