Football

Federation Cup: Enyimba will fall, Warri Wolves boast

Warri Wolves are gunning for their first Federation Cup trophy.

Obafemi Martins helps American club, Sounders, to top spot

Super Eagles striker, Obafemi Martins, again showed what he can bring to the table when he is fit as he scored a goal for Seattle Sounders in their 2-0 win over Conference rival, Real Salt Lake, in the early hours of Saturday. The latest victory for Sounders has now shot them to the top spot […]

Arsenal legend, Robert Pires, storms Lagos for Airtel Under-17 African Championship

While in the country, the ex-Arsenal mid-fielder is expected to enliven the atmosphere at the finals of the Airtel Under-17 Championship and stand as an inspiration to the youngsters vying for laurels in the final games.

Federation Cup: NFF, Lagos State conclude arrangements for epic finale

The Nigeria Football Federation and host city, Lagos, say they have perfected arrangements for a captivating 68th Federation Cup grand finale at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, on Sunday. Sunday’s showpiece at the venue, incidentally named after one of the true legends of the Cup ,will kick off at 1:30 p.m. with the Women’s Final, […]

Kano Pillars of Kano

Kano Pillars defeat Enyimba to remain atop league table (Plus other results)

Kano Pillars defeated Enyimba 1-0 in Wednesday’s midweek derby, a result that left it comfortably at the top of the premier league table after 31 rounds of matches. Pillars now have 54 points from 31 matches, Enyimba are on 49 points. Gambo Mohammed scored the match winner in the 86th minute with a cracking shot […]

Eagles defeat Burkina Faso in Kaduna

Nigeria won the match 4-1.

Glo NPL: Warri Wolves, Enyimba win ahead of Federation Cup final

Enyimba defeated Gombe 1-0. Warri Wolves and Enyimba International emerged victorious in their respective Week 30 Glo Nigeria Premier League games as they prepare for next Sunday’s 2013 Federation Cup finals billed to take place in Lagos. While Wolves battled to a lone goal victory over visiting Gombe United at the Warri City Stadium, Enyimba’s […]

Mikel Obi

Moses, Mikel pull out of Burkina Faso friendly

The two players suffered slight knocks during Saturday’s match. The duo of Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel have pulled out of the Super Eagles squad that would face the Stallions of Burkina Faso in a high profile international friendly on Tuesday at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in Kaduna. The duo were said to have […]

Malawi manager commends Eagles

The Super Eagles defeated Malawi 2-0 on Saturday.

Nigeria defeats Malawi, moves closer to Brazil 2014

Emenike and Victor Moses scored for Nigeria. The Super Eagles of Nigeria edged closer to making another FIFA senior World Cup appearance as they cruised to a comfortable 2-0 victory over the Flames of Malawi at the UJ Eusene Stadium in Calabar on Saturday. The Africa champions dominated play from the blast of the whistle […]

Emenike, Musa lead Eagles attack against Malawi

Emenike will be joined upfront by Ahmed Musa and Victor Moses.

World Cup qualifier: Malawi targets upset in Calabar

Keshi says a victory of any margin is good enough for him.

Eagles upbeat as Malawi arrive Calabar

Nigeria will play against Malawi on Saturday.

Keshi can choose any goalkeeper against Malawi- Enyeama

The Super Eagles had a media parley on Wednesday.

Arsenal agree deal for Ozil

Ozil is a key player in the German team. Arsenal FC have agreed to pay €45 million plus bonuses for Real Madrid playmaker, Mesut Ozil. The German has become frustrated at the Bernabeu since the exit of Jose Mourinho and the latest signings by the Spanish giants. The deal to bring Ozil to Arsenal is […]

Glo NPL: Akwa Utd whip Sunshine Stars in Uyo

The latest defeat has pushed Sunshine closer to relegation. Akwa United handed Sunshine Stars one of their biggest defeats in recent times in Uyo as the Akure Gunners were pummelled 4-0 in their Week 29 game on Sunday September 1 2013. Sunday’s defeat encapsulates the story of Sunshine this season as they have turned to […]

Bale finally joins Real Madrid

Details of the transfer, confirmed Sunday, have not been disclosed. Gareth Bale has finally been confirmed as a Real Madrid player, signing with the club on a six-year deal. The Tottenham winger has been constantly linked with a move to Los Blancos this summer, but only on Sunday evening – with one day of the […]

Kano Pillars of Kano

Kano Pillars top Nigerian league

Kano Pillars now have 48 points from 27 matches Kano Pillars are back on top of the Nigerian league after beating Rangers 2-1 in a Week 29 game at home on Saturday. Pillars now have 48 points from 27 matches, while erstwhile leaders Bayelsa United, who have recorded 46 points, play at home against Sharks […]

Victor Moses joins Liverpool on loan

The Nigerian winger wants more first team action. English Premier League side, Liverpool, are likely to get more Nigerian fans in the days ahead as reports coming from England suggests that the Reds have sealed a season long loan-deal for Chelsea and Super Eagles winger, Victor Moses. The deal for Moses is coming on the […]

Keshi lists Enyeama, 22 others for Malawi

The Super Eagles will play against Malawi next week.

Bayelsa United top Nigerian football league

Bayelsa United recently got promoted to the top league.

Sunday Mba joins French club Bastia for N216mn

 Sunday Mba’s goal won Nigeria the Nations Cup.

UEFA Champions League Draws: Bayern begins title defence against City

Arsenal have been drawn alongside last season’s runners-up Borussia Dortmund.

Chelsea sign Samuel Eto’o

Eto’o has signed a one-year contract.

Arsenal signs Flamini on two-year deal

Flamini was a former Arsenal player.