Afcon 2019: Ighalo shoots Nigeria to victory over Burundi
The Eagles struggled for long periods in their Group B opener at the Alexandria Stadium but sealed all three points in the 77th minute.
End of road for Super Falcons as Nigeria crashes out of World Cup
Nigeria played with great resolve and showed skill. But the Falcons had trouble converting chances against a German side that never really looked unbeatable.
AFCON 2019: Uganda shock DR Congo 2-0 to lead Group A
Uganda will face Zimbabwe on Wednesday in their next match, with DR Congo taking on Egypt.
Germany Vs Nigeria Live Updates: Super Falcons battle former world champions for quarter-final ticket
The first time in 20 years that Nigeria would be making the knockout stage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
Sanchez strikes again to take Chile into Copa America quarter-finals
Chile took the lead in the eighth minute when Jose Fuenzalida volleyed into the net.
AFCON 2019: Egypt start with slim win over Zimbabwe
‘Trezeguet’ broke the deadlock for Egypt after an outstanding long range shot in the far right corner.
FIFA Women’s World Cup: Nigeria uncertain as Cameroon qualify for next round
Cameroon in dramatic fashion earned their berth in the Round of 16 after Thursday’s 2-1 win against New Zealand in Group E.
AFCON 2019 Preview: Nigeria back on big stage as Egpyt seeks to extend dominance
The 32nd edition of the continent’s biggest football showpiece is unique in many ways
AFCON 2019: CAF warns participating teams on high temperatures
Average temperature during the AFCON finals, was likely to be between 35-38 degrees Celsius.
Femi Kuti, others to perform at opening ceremony of AFCON 2019
Femi Kuti, a four-time Grammy award nominee, will be joined by two other musicians, Hakim from Egypt and Dobet Gnahore from Ivory Coast.
Alleged Corruption: FIFA to take over running of CAF
The CAF executive committee took a stunning decision on Wednesday to cede control of the running of the organisation.
Women’s World Cup: ‘Controversial’ FIFA rule gives Nigeria lifeline
The new rule (at penalties) is that the goalkeeper must have at least one foot on the line.
Platini freed after being questioned over Qatar World Cup
Platini’s lawyer, William Bourdon, said his client was innocent of all charges and that he had been questioned on “technical grounds.”
FIFA Women’s World Cup: France snatch victory against Nigeria’s Super Falcons
The hosts pipped the hard-fighting Super Falcons team by a lone goal on Monday night.
Nigeria vs France (LIVE UPDATES): Super Falcons face tough battle against hosts
In the last 20 years, the Super Falcons have not made it beyond the group stage.
Qatar shake up Copa America with thrilling comeback against Paraguay
The 2022 World Cup hosts are one of two guest teams at the South American championship.
Federation Cup: Enyimba, Kano Pillars zoom into Round of 32
The People’s Elephant a few days ago won their eight Nigerian League title.
It’s Official: Maurizio Sarri leaves Chelsea for Juventus
Sarri has been granted his wish to leave the London club back to Italy.
FIFA Women’s World Cup: Canada book last 16 spot with 2-0 win
Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince scored the goals for Canada.
Women World Cup: Dilemma for France as potential U.S. clash looms
France’s last group game against Nigeria at the FIFA Women’s World Cup will be a double-edged sword as a draw will see them advance as top of Group A.
Crowd Violence: Kano Pillars get N8m fine, captain gets 12-match ban
Supporters sympathetic to the Kano football side invaded the pitch, damaged perimeter fences and advertising panels while hauling objects at the VIP stands.