Football

UEFA Champions League: Unfit Messi helps Barcelona into semi final

Lionel Messi comes off the bench against PSG to spark Barcelona into Champions League semifinals.

Enugu Rangers

Nigerian League round-up: Gombe Utd end Rangers unbeaten run

Enugu Rangers were defeated by Gombe United. Enugu Rangers tasted defeat for the very first time this season after an impressive run in the local League as well as in the Confederation of African Football, CAF, Champions League. The Flying Antelopes were on Wednesday defeated 2-1 by Gombe United inside the Patani Stadium in one […]

Nigeria Premier League players

Nigeria Nationwide League gets N27mn insurance deal

The Nigeria National League and the Industrial General Insurance signed a N27 million insurance deal. The Nigeria National League and the Industrial General Insurance, IGI, on Tuesday signed a three-year deal worth N27 million, to insure players and officials of the league. It is the first time that Nigeria’s second-tier football club competition would have […]

Nigerian League: Gombe Utd ready to end Rangers’ unbeaten run

The Nigerian Professional Football League enters week 6.

Governor Idris Wada of Kogi

Kogi appoints new administrator for state-owned clubs

The new appointees will serve in an interim capacity.

Nigerian Nationwide League disowns Globacom as sponsor

The Nationwide League currently has no sponsor.

Osaze Odemwingie

I will invite Osaze when I need him- Keshi

The Nigerian coach said Osaze is not completely out of his plans.

Heart Land FC

CAF Confederation Cup: Heartland protest Gabon walk-over

The Gabonese team said they had walked the Nigerian side over.

Man City

City win Manchester derby, defeat United, 2-1

Sergio Aguero scored the winning goal for City.

Lobi stars CAF confederation ouster shocking-Adepoju

The team lost 7-1 on Friday. Former Nigerian international and former general manager of 3SC FC of Ibadan, Mutiu Adepoju, has described the ouster of Lobi Stars of Markurdi from the ongoing CAF Confederation Cup as shocking. Lobi Stars were defeated 7-1 in the return leg of the competition against Liga Muculmana of Mozambique on […]

Nigeria’s Lobi Stars suffers 7-1 defeat in Maputo

Lobi Stars are the first Nigerian side to crash out of the continental championship this season. One of Nigeria’s representatives at the CAF Confederation Cup, Lobi Stars of Makurdi has kissed the competition goodbye following their shocking 7-1 loss to Mozambique side, Liga Muculmana in the second leg game on Friday April 5, 2013 in […]

Taribo faults age cheat claims

The ex-Nigerian defender said he is 40-years-old.

NFF wades into Keshi, Yobo row

The Nigerian Football President also cautioned the media.

Tevez sentenced to 250hrs community service, gets fresh six-months driving ban

The Manchester City forward was also fined a thousand pounds.

FA Cup: Chelsea beat Man Utd to semi final ticket

The European champions defeated United 1-0.

Nigeria Sports Supporters Club defends plan to purchase aircraft

The Supporters Club Secretary General said it would save cost in the long run.

FIFA U20 World Cup: Flying Eagles draw Portugal, Cuba

Egypt are the new African U20 champions. The Flying Eagles will not be in the ‘Group of Death’ at the 2013 U20 World Cup after they were drawn with Portugal and Cuba. The other team in Nigeria’s first round Group B are Korea Republic. The final draw for the World Cup was staged in Oran, […]

EPL: Southampton shock Chelsea as United close in on title

The two Manchester sides secured victories in their matches.

AYC: Flying Eagles get consolatory bronze

The Nigerian team defeated Mali to clinch bronze. After failing in their ambition to successfully defend the title they won last term, the Flying Eagles of Nigeria claimed the bronze medal at the African Youth Championships on Saturday. The team defeated Mali, 2-1, in the third place match played at Oran. The victory would pass […]

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles beat Mali to finish third at 2013 AYC

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles on Friday in Algeria finished third at the 2013 African Youth Championship (AYC) after they beat Mali 2-1 in the third-place. It was a sweet revenge for the Nigerian under-20 men football team after they had lost 0-1 to the same team at the beginning of the tournament. The victory was also […]

Betis may fine Nosa Igiebor N4.1mn

 Igiebor returned late to the club after his stint at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi

Kanu asks Nigerians to support Keshi

The former Eagles captain said the players did well against Kenya.

Rangers, Warri Wolves continue battle for Sunday Mba

The two clubs fight for the ownership of the Nigerian midfielder.

Keshi should stick to his current squad – Orji Kalu

The former Governor of Abia State charged the Federal Government to insure players.

I’m happy to be back to Super Eagles – Obafemi Martins

The Super Eagles striker considers it a big deal donning “the green-white-green jersey.”