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Arsenal sign Chambers from Southampton

Arsenal sign Chambers from Southampton

Arsenal have signed defender Calum Chambers from Southampton for an undisclosed fee. The London club said on Monday that the 19-year-old Chambers s signed a “long-term” contract at Arsenal. Arsenal…

FG wants Maigari to account for N8.2b, $3m

FG wants Maigari to account for N8.2b, $3m

By Peter Edema Group Sports Editor The crisis facing sacked President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Aminu Maigari may not be over as the Federal Government wants him to account…

C’Wealth: Aladesanmi wins Team Nigeria second gold

Team Nigeria on Sunday won its second gold medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland through Oluwatoyin Adesanmi. Adesanmi, who competed in the weightlifting event snatched the gold…

Inyama, Green battle for survival

By Tony Ezimakor Snr. Correspondent, Abuja Following the impeachment of erstwhile President of Nigeria Football Federation, Aminu Maigari last Thursday, his cohorts in the divided NFF executive committee are hoping for…

….Okagbare, George in semis

By Uzor Odigbo Snr. Correspondent, Lagos Nigeria’s frontline female sprinter Blessing Okagbare (11.20secs) and compatriot Regina George on Sunday booked their places in the 100m and 400m semi-final after coming out…

Glo Premier League and concerns over players’ welfare

Glo Premier League and concerns over players’ welfare

By Steve Oma-Ofozor Senior Correspondent, Lagos The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), otherwise known as the Glo Premier League, resumes the second round of the 2013/2014 season today, Sunday, July 27,…

German lessons for Nigeria

The 20th edition of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil ended with the Germans standing at the top. The Mannschaft emerged victorious after two previous back-to-back third-place finishes at the…

Akwa United: Akpabio pays salary, promises to clear arrears

It was a fair deal for the players of Akwa United Football Club of Uyo during the week, as the state government was able to pay a month out of…

Maigari’s sack good for Nigerian football –Izilein

Former Super Falcons coach, Godwin Izilein, has described the removal of the president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Aminu Maigari, as a welcome development in the quest to move…

C’wealth Games: Will Team Nigeria win first sprint gold?

C’wealth Games: Will Team Nigeria win first sprint gold?

By Uzor Odigbo / Snr Correspondent, Lagos For the first time Team Nigeria will have the opportunity of winning a medal in the sprint event of the ongoing Commonwealth Games in…

Ambrose drums support for Nigeria at C’wealth Games

Ambrose drums support for Nigeria at C’wealth Games

Super Eagles and Glasgow Celtic defender, Efe Ambrose, says he will take time off his busy schedule to cheer Team Nigeria at the Commonwealth Games. “Have concluded plans with my…

Transfer market: Why are Nigerian players missing?

Transfer market: Why are Nigerian players missing?

The summer transfer window is on with clubs in Europe signing players for new season expected to kickoff next month. Most of the signings making headlines were players that made…

Federation Cup victory: Lobi Stars, no match for Dolphins, says Eduok

Federation Cup victory: Lobi Stars, no match for Dolphins, says Eduok

Dolphins’ winger, Emem Eduok, has said Lobi Stars were no match as he praised his teammates for rising to the occasion to beat them 4-2 in their Federation Cup quarterfinal…

Drogba returns to Stamford Bridge

Drogba returns to Stamford Bridge

Chelsea Manager, Jose Mourinho has recruited Diego Costa as his new star striker, but he sees Didier Drogba as a valuable member of his squad going into the new campaign.…

Eaglets set to rout DR Congo in Kinshasa

Eaglets set to rout DR Congo in Kinshasa

Players of Nigeria U-17 team, the Golden Eagles, have assured their handlers and Nigerians in general that their opponent in today Africa Championship qualifier, DR Congo, will be defeated. Having…

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