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Germany stands between Falcons and history

Germany stands between Falcons and history

By Augustine Akhilomen  /   Correspondent, Lagos                           Falconets, hopes of making history by becoming the first African team…

Man-United made me gentleman, says Elili

Man-United made me  gentleman, says Elili

A staunch fan of the Red Devils and make no mistake about it, he watches Manchester united matches not on the television but, live on the stands. A former athlete…

FG backs NFF’s Abuja elective congress

FG backs NFF’s Abuja elective congress

By Peter Edema / Group Sports Editor   The Federal Government through the Sports Minister, Tammy Danagogo, has given its nod to the Nigeria Football Federation’s elective congress holding in Abuja…

Eagles’ invitation: Osaguona proves Chukwu right

Eagles’ invitation: Osaguona proves Chukwu right

The inclusion of Rangers International FC of Enugu forward, Osaguana Ighodaro, in the current Super Eagles list has justified the statement of former Super Eagles handler, Christian Chukwu, saying “Rangers…

How mystery fire gutted NFF glasshouse

How mystery fire gutted NFF glasshouse

By Tony Ezimakor  -   Snr Correspondent Abuja    Like every fire incident, it all started like a joke. The smell of burning matter, a ring of smoke that gets thicker…

The current Super Eagles NPFL stars

With due credit to the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL) the star players listed below made their breakthrough from the domestic league. Vincent Enyeama (played for Enyimba), Ikechukwu Uche (played…

Obuh begins survival journey at Sunshine

Rangers Technical Adviser, John Obuh, will in Akure this weekend begin his survival battle as he guides the Flying Antelopes against Sunshine Stars for Week 25 ties. The former U-20…

NPFL players soar higher

Ahead of Super Eagles/Congo September clash fresh home-based players have been invited to the camp giving credence to the improvement in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The new entrants…

Shame NFA,shame! Maigari, Umeh all must go

When some decades back, Sonny Okosuns sang Fire in Soweto, little did the late Ozziddi King know that a worse and more shameful fire was burning right under his own…

I have gone from ‘king of Manchester’ to ‘devil’ – LVG

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has poured scorn on critics who he says have made a “devil” of him after one defeat in his new job. United’s 2-1 home…

England FA investigates Odemwingie transfer

The transfer of Nigeria international striker, Peter Odemwingie from West Bromwich Albion to Cardiff is been investigated by the Football Association (England FA). Respected British Newspaper, the Daily Mail reports…

FIFA endorses NFF’s General Assembly of August 26

FIFA endorses NFF’s General Assembly of August 26

World football governing body, FIFA, has endorsed the plan by the Nigeria Football Federation to hold a General Assembly on Tuesday, 26th August to consider and approve a new roadmap…

FG asks EFCC to probe NFF?

FG asks EFCC to probe NFF?

By Peter Edema   –  Group Sports Editor   There are strong indications that the Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) may pick the leadership of the Nigeria Football Federation…

Biambo moves NFF elections to Abuja

Biambo moves NFF elections to Abuja

•Says August 26 is irrevocable By Tony Ezimakor  /   Snr Correspondent Abuja    Chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Electoral Committee, Amoni Rollins Biambo has invoked  force majeur to…

Jonathan tells Falconets to win U-20 trophy

Jonathan tells Falconets to win U-20 trophy

•Elegbeye, Glo tip team to beat Germany By Chesa Chesa  / Reporter, Abuja   President Goodluck Jonathan has urged Falconets players to win the FIFA Women’s U-20 World Cup when they…

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