Football

Eagles whip Cote d’Ivoire in CHAN qualifier

 The Eagles put up a splendid performance against the Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire.

Taiye Taiwo joins Turkish side, Bursaspor

Taiwo was deemed surplus at AC Milan.

Chelsea complete deal for Dutch midfielder, Marco Van Ginkel

The midfielder was part of the Dutch team at the European U-21 tournament in Israel.

Super Eagles to face Bafana Bafana in Mandela challenge

The South African team will also play against Burkina Faso.

NFF confirms Obuh’s resignation

The Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, has confirmed that the Flying Eagles Coach, John Obuh, has resigned. Obuh, who guided the Nigerian Under 20 side to a poor performance at the ongoing FIFA U20 World Cup in Turkey, ha submitted his resignation letter to the NFF after arriving Nigeria. The Flying Eagles dropped out in the […]

Newcastle frees Ameobi for Nigerian duty

The player has expressed his desire to work with Coach Keshi.

FIFA Rankings: Nigeria drops from 31st to 35th position

Spain retain number one spot in the world.

Enugu Rangers

Rangers appeals to CAF over disqualification from Confederation Cup

CAF announced Rangers disqualification on Tuesday.

CAF disqualifies Nigeria’s sole representative, Enugu Rangers, from Confederations Cup

CAF stated this in a letter to NFF secretary.

Oliha’s widow reveals husband’s unfulfilled wish

Thompson Oliha’s widow says she is waiting for the government’s plan as regards her husband’s burial arrangement.

Sports Minister, NFA mourn Super Eagles midfielder, Oliha

The ex-Nigerian midfielder died on Sunday morning.

Stephen Keshi

I did not say I’ll bring Osaze, Martins back to Super Eagles – Keshi

The current team has quality players.

Confederations Cup: Brazil humiliates Spain 3-0 to win trophy

The world champions lost a competitive match for the first time in 30 games.

Former Super Eagles star, Thompson Oliha, is dead

The player died on Sunday morning. Former Super Eagles midfielder, Thompson Oliha, is dead. Oliha who was born in October 1968 in Benin City, Nigeria, died in the early hours of Sunday. Until is death, Oliha was one of the coaches at the Kwara State Football Academy in Ilorin. Sam Elijah, former teammate and colleague […]

FCT Queens lose 1-5 to Rivers Angels in Abuja

The home side lost to the defending champions.

Confederations Cup: Spain beat Italy to final ticket

After a gruelling 120 minutes of football, world champions Spain needed the luck from the penalty spot to secure a place in the finals of the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup in Brazil as they edged out hard fighting Italy 7-6 after first settling for a goalless draw in regulation and extra time Both Emanuele Giaccherini […]

Nigeria male basketball team off to China for Stankovich Cup

The team travelled to China on Tuesday.

Turkey 2013: Flying Eagles target victory against South Korea

The Flying Eagles need a win in their match against South Korea to earn an automatic passage to the next round.

Super Eagles deserve commendation for Confederations Cup performance– Musa Amadu

The Super Eagles crashed out at the group stage of the Confederations Cup in Brazil.

Stephen Keshi

Keshi invites Mba, Oboabona, Gambo, other home based for CHAN 2014

The Super Eagles gear for the Nations Cup qualifying match against Cote d’Ivoire in Kaduna.

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CHAN 2013: CAF appoints Malian official for Eagles, Cote d’Ivoire match

Malian referee, Mahamadou Keita, will officiate the match between Nigeria and Cote d’Ivoire. 

Balotelli out of Confederations Cup, returns to Italy

The Italians will play against Spain without their top striker.

Confederations Cup: Eagles return after ouster

The team lost to Spain on Sunday.

Turkey 2013: Flying Eagles thrash Cuba

Nigeria’s last group game is against South Korea.

Confederations Cup: Keshi blames injuries for Eagles ouster

The coach lamented injuries to key players.