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NSC, NFF parley over World Cup preparations

NSC, NFF parley over World Cup preparations

By Tony Ezimakor   / Snr Correspondent Abuja  Determined to ensure that nothing is left to chance in the country’s preparations for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the National Sports Commission…

African athletes converge on Okpekpe for training

African athletes converge on Okpekpe for training

Ali:Oshiomhole Ready For Okpekpe Race ATHLETES from some Africa countries and Northern Nigeria are currently in the hilly and mountainous community of Okpekpe for training ahead of the 2nd edition…

NSC urges Falcons to conquer Africa

NSC urges Falcons to conquer Africa

Director General of the National Sports Commission (NSC), Gbenga Elegbeleye has urged the Super Falcons to ensure that they beat Rwanda and go ahead to win the Africa Women Championship.…

Ike Uche W’Cup hope fades

Ike Uche W’Cup hope fades

•NFF pleads with Keshi for his includion By Peter Edema  / Group Sports Editor Chances of Super Eagles striker, Ikechukwu Uche of being included in the World Cup team list expected…

Yobo’s performance against Chelsea will determine W’Cup place

Yobo’s performance against Chelsea will determine W’Cup place

Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo hope of being included in the team for the Summer World Cup in Brazil will depend on his performance when he returns from a calf…

Moyes thanks Ferguson for Man Utd opportunity

Moyes thanks Ferguson for Man Utd opportunity

Sacked Manchester United manager David Moyes thanked his predecessor Alex Ferguson on Wednesday for having given him the opportunity to lead the Premier League club. In a statement issued through…

AFN Golden League: Ilorin set for new records

As the second edition of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, (AFN) Golden League begins in Ilorin, Kwara state this weekend, there are possibilities that old records will be erased and…

James, Merritt to renew rivalry in Eugene

The world’s two best 400m runners headline another loaded field in Eugene on 31 May at the 40th Prefontaine Classic, the third leg of the 2014 IAAF Diamond League, as…

Qatar drops number of 2022 World Cup stadiums by four

Qatar drops number of 2022 World Cup stadiums by four

Qatar has announced that it will be dropping its projected number of stadiums for the 2022 World Cup from 12 to 8, the latest in a long series of decisions…

Rangers, Akwa confront NPFL debutant clubs

Rangers, Akwa confront NPFL debutant clubs

•Namso Edo sure of victory for Akwa As the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) entres Week 8 today, Rangers International of Enugu and Akwa United FC of Uyo will play…

United sacks Moyes

United sacks Moyes

Manchester United has confirmed manager David Moyes has left the club with immediate effect. “The club would like to place on record its thanks for the hard work, honesty and…

LMC fines Kaduna United, slams Supporters Club one year ban

LMC fines Kaduna United, slams Supporters Club one year ban

The League Management Company (LMC) has banned the official Supporters Club of kaduna United from all league games for a period of one year following reported breach of security around…

NFF embargoes W’Cup list

NFF embargoes W’Cup list

By Tony Ezimakor  /  Snr. Correspondent, Abuja Expectations of Nigerians to have a glimpse of the list of  players that will represent the country at the summer World Cup in…

MTN Football Scholar Season 4 begins

There was great excitement among young football enthusiasts who are aiming to combine football with academics as MTN launches the season 4 of its soccer and academic scholarship, on Tuesday,…

AFN Golden league train moves to Ilorin

AFN Golden league train moves to Ilorin

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria’s (AFN) premier event, the Golden League is set to take centre stage at the University of Ilorin Sports Complex in Kwara State this weekend as…

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