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Maigari denies working against Eagles, Keshi

Maigari denies working against Eagles, Keshi

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Aminu Maigari, has denied working against the interest of the Super Eagles and its handler, Stephen Keshi. Rather, he says his interest…

Balogun runs in two weeks

Balogun runs in two weeks

•Gyms daily, to start cross training As the monitoring of national team players continues ahead of the Brazil 2014 World Cup, the only injured player of the team, Leon Aderemi…

NFF committed to ensuring integrity of football –Sanusi

NFF committed to ensuring integrity of football –Sanusi

By Tony Ezimakor  / Snr Correspondent Abuja  Nigeria Football Federation has urged all football stakeholders to come forward with report of unethical conducts and activities that may cast doubt about the…

Okpekpe hooks ex-world cross country champion

Former International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Cross Countrychampion, Joseph Ebuya of Kenya has been confirmed as one of the elite athletes that will race for the $25,000 top prize…

Mt Sac will propel Nigeria athletes – Ogba

President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN),  Solomon Ogba has pointed that this year’s Mt Sac Relays competition in California, USA will show a measure of what to expect…

NBBF congratulates Ogwumike

The Nigeria Basketball Federation,NBBF has congratulated Nigerian-American basketball star, Chinenye Ogwumike,who was picked first overall by the Connecticut Sun in the 2014 WNBA Draft. Chinenye,who replicated her older sister Nneka’s…

Ike Uche condoles with Abuja terror victims

Super Eagles striker Ikechukwu Uche has offered condolences to the victims and family members of those caught up in the Abuja bombing. The blasts occurred at a bus station in…

Liverpool is in control but can Reds hold on?

Liverpool is in control but can Reds hold on?

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard’s first move after beating Manchester City on Sunday was to gather his teammates in a huddle and yell at them. “This does not slip now,” he…

Nestlé set for U-13 Championship

After two years of sending representatives to other countries for participation, Nestle Nigeria Plc, has concluded arrangements to stage the third edition of African U-13 Football Championship in Lagos next…

SuperSport secures World Cup broadcast rights

SuperSport secures World Cup broadcast rights

SuperSport, broadcaster of premium sports programmes on DStv has announced that they have secured the rights to screen all the matches of the forthcoming FIFA World Cup tournament to be…

EPL: Three teams which could ruin Chelsea, Liverpool or City’s title dreams

EPL: Three teams which  could ruin Chelsea, Liverpool or City’s title dreams

It isn’t over yet. As Steven Gerrard pointed out in the immediate aftermath of emotional victory over Manchester City on Sunday, nothing has been won. To borrow Brian Moore’s words…

F’Eagles steps up AYC preparations

F’Eagles steps up  AYC preparations

The Flying Eagles will step up its preparations for next month’s African Youth Championship qualifier with a test game against Nigeria National League (NNL) side Supreme Court of Abuja Thursday…

Deschamps: France will not win the World Cup

Deschamps: France will not win the World Cup

FRance Head Coach, Didier Deschamps does not believe that France is among the favourites to win the 2014 World Cup and has downplayed expectations ahead of this summer’s tournament. Les…

Okagbare leads others to Mt. Sac relays

Okagbare leads others to Mt. Sac relays

Star athlete Blessing Okagbare and the President of Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) Solomon Ogba are primed to lead the Nigerian track and field team to Mt.Sac Relays in Walnut,…

W’Cup: Bosnia coach writes off S’Eagles

W’Cup: Bosnia coach writes off S’Eagles

By Peter Edema – Group Sports Editor (with Agency reports) Super Eagles has been told not to nurse the idea of qualifying for the second round of the 2014 World Cup kicking…

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