Sports Features

Rivaldo, son score in same match; plus 6 other eye-catching sporting events last week

NPFL is definitely getting better.

Welcome Oliseh! Here are 5 success tips you need

There are three ‘Rs’ in football that completely define the
major qualities that a footballer must have – Receive, Retain and

Serena williams

NFF to set record, Serena Slam and 7 sporting events that caught our eyes last week

Athletics and drug use will always be in the news so much so that former drug cheats, now rehabilitated, continue to win races.

INTERVIEW: My experience playing, living with Yekini — ex-Nigerian international, Dahiru Sadi

Sadi was called to the national team earlier than Rashidi Yekini.

Wimbledon 2015: Serena thrashes Sharapova as Murray gets set for Federer

Before that woman’s final match on Saturday, there is the little matter of the men’s semifinal matches on Friday.

ANALYSIS: Sunday Oliseh and the Super Eagles resurrection

Oliseh often said he would not coach the national team.

Sunday Oliseh, Super Eagles and Allan Shearer, By Nnaemeka Meribe

Oliseh reminds me so much of Allan Shearer, arguable the best England striker of all time

ANALYSIS: Who next for the Super Eagles after Keshi?

As the NFF goes shopping for a new coach, there are 5 things the new manager must possess

Stephen Keshi

Keshi’s sack, Messi’s struggles and the 7 sporting moments of last week

One match to look forward to this week at the 2015 Wimbledon championship is the meeting between World No.1, Serena Williams and her older sibling, Venus. 

NFF and Keshi | A dance of the absurd

Going by Saturday’s development, Keshi may have finished his stint with the Super Eagles and may have become the most sacked manager in the country’s national team history.

Sepp Blatter

Blatter is not gone plus 7 sporting events that caught our eye last week

Next time you think of Barcelona, remember that they are better with their hands!

7 great Olympic Moments for Nigeria

Chioma Ajunwa is the only Nigerian with an individual Olympic gold medal.

7 sporting moments that caught the eye last weekend

A player helped another player off the pitch when he got injured.

FIFA U-20 World Cup 2015: Video highlights of Nigeria’s Flying Eagles matches

The Flying Eagles won two of the four matches they played at the tournament.

Stephen Keshi

5 things Keshi must do to succeed as he begins third reign against Chad

PREMIUM TIMES’ sports desk hereby makes recommendations on how Keshi can succeed as Super Eagles’ coach

ANALYSIS: Three lessons from Flying Eagles’ defeat by Germany

PREMIUM TIMES’ in-house analyst assesses the defeat of the Flying Eagles and suggests how it could have been averted

Meet Asia’s fastest man who is a Nigerian

The African, European, and Asian record holders in 100m are Nigerians.

UEFA Champions League Preview: Why Juventus stand a chance despite Barcelona firepower

The outcome of a football final, especially in a prestigious tournament like the UEFA Champions League, is never simple to predict.

FIFA U-20 World Cup: 5 Nigerian players to watch out for

The Nigerian side is replete with the U-17 team that won the World Cup in Dubai in 2013 and has been fortified with more players.

How Chelsea, Tottenham, Man City ended EPL season the way they started

Read how all the teams in the English Premier League started and ended this season

INTERVIEW: Why sponsors should ignore English League, focus on Nigerian League – Dikko

The reason why our ranking will drop is because one team has been winning the league for the past three seasons.

Jonathan fails to honour Falcons months after emerging African Champions

The Super Falcons have had many victories.

Amid high hopes, ​Cerebral Palsy Football​ grows in Nigeria

The Power Eagles are determined to compete at the Paralympics.

I want to change minds through biking – Ogbonnaya Kanu

Kanu has toured 29 countries on a bike.

EPL Special: Chelsea vs Manchester City – Live Commentaries

The stage is set for an explosive clash at Stamford Bridge as English Premier League table leader, Chelsea, take on closest rival, Manchester City.