Football

Arsene Wenger

FIFA appoints former Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger, to senior role

Known as Le Professeur for his meticulously studious approach to the game, Wenger has spent his whole career in football.

Nigeria U23 football team

U23 AFCON: Awoniyi seals victory for Nigeria over Zambia

Taiwo Awoniyi sealed the victory as the Olympic Eagles shook off last weekend’s loss.

Enugu Rangers International

CAF Confederation Cup: Enugu Rangers, Enyimba get group opponents

According to the schedule released by CAF, the first matches in this group phase will be played December 1

Mario Balotelli

Italy coach ‘won’t call up Balotelli to make statement against racism’

Balotelli has not played for Italy since September 2018.

Cyriel Dessers [PHOTO: Transfermarkt]

Nigerian Goals: Holland-based duo serve notice to Rohr

Chijioke Ejuke scores another double to help Heerenveen come back from a goal deficit.

AFCON: Super Eagles training alongside its head coach, Gernot Rohr. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of the Super Eagles.]

2021 AFCON Qualifiers: Ahmed Musa, 13 others arrive for Benin Republic tie

CAF has named Senegalese official Issa Sy as referee for the match

Liverpool's Sadio Mane scored the third goal (Photo Credit: Reuters on Google)

EPL: Liverpool defeat Manchester City, increase lead at top of table

With their feat on Sunday, Jurgen Klopp’s men have now won 11 and drawn one of their 12 league matches this season.

Former Kano Pillars Coach, Kadiri Ikhana

Ex-Eagles Kadiri Ikhana seeks financial support

“I need the support of my fellow Nigerians to assist me to perform the remaining three operations,” Ikhana said.

Liverpool FC team. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of Liverpool]

Liverpool vs Manchester City (LIVE UPDATES) Reds set for showdown with title rivals

Pep Guardiola is winless at Anfield in four previous visits with City across all competitions.

Olympic 2019 eagles [@NGRsports]

U23 Africa Cup of Nations: Nigeria lose to Ivory Coast

The West African derby saw a lot of missed chances in the first half.

Nigeria: Golden Eaglets-line up

Why Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets failed to fly in Brazil

Football is a team game but that important hallmark was largely missing in this set of the Golden Eaglets

Arsene Wenger to meet Bayern next week over managerial role

Wenger speaks about the Bayern controversy.

Nigeria-U23 Team

U23 Africa Cup of Nations: Nigeria lose to Ivory Coast

Defending champions Nigeria will now need to defeat Zambia and South Africa to stand a good chance of reaching the semi-finals.

Sadio Mane in action against Aston Villa

Four matches to watch this weekend

CAF U-23 Nations Cup begins as Liverpool host City.

Nigerian authorities suspend footballer for slapping match referee

Hassan slapped the centre referee, Kasimu Ahmadu, on October 29 during his team’s encounter with another local team.

Inter Milan manager Antonio Conte [Photo credit: Daily Express

Furious Inter coach Conte lambasts club over poor planning

Chinese-owned Inter, who have not won any major silverware since 2011, are second in Serie A, one point behind leaders Juventus.

The Match between Nasarawa United and Kwara United

Nasarawa footballer suspended indefinitely for slapping referee

Hassan reportedly slapped the centre referee, Kasimu Ahmadu, on October 29 during his team’s encounter with another local team, Winda Force Football Club in Nasarawa-Eggon local government area of the state.

Nigeria: Golden Eaglets-line up

FIFA U17 World Cup : Netherlands knock out Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets

Striker Sontje Hansen got all the three goals to propel the Oranje past the Golden Eaglets in a tensed duel in Gioania.

Chelsea FC players

UEFA Champions League: Chelsea, secure amazing comeback against Ajax

The Blues were trailing 3-1 at half time and fell further behind 10 minutes into the second half.

Golden Eaglets

FIFA U17 World Cup: Nigeria, Netherlands battle for quarter final ticket

The susceptible nature of the Golden Eaglets’ defence gives room for worries

File photo of a match Chelsea played

4 UCL Matches To Watch: Can Chelsea make it a flush against Ajax?

Both teams are tied atop Group H with six points.

Everton midfielder Andre Gomes carried out after injury. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official twitter handle of Everton]

Everton’s Gomes to have surgery on broken ankle

The Portugal international sustained the injury in the 1-1 draw at Goodison Park on Sunday.

Senegal's beach soccer team win.

Senegal win 2019 COPA Lagos

Senegal defeated Brazil 5-4 in their first match and beat Nigeria 5-2 in their second encounter.

Ifeanyi Anaemena of Enyimba nods home his first goal against Rangers in Aba

CAF Confederation Cup: Enyimba, Enugu Rangers qualify for group stage

Enyimba qualified in style with a 4-1 aggregate victory over TS Galaxy from South Africa.

MFM FC

NPFL Round-Up: MFM FC record first away win

Plateau United beat Lobi in the battle of former champions