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Keshi should not quit in crisis, says Rufai

Keshi should not quit in crisis, says Rufai

By Steve Oma-Ofozor Senior Correspondent, Lagos Legendary Stationery Stores FC of Lagos first-choice goalkeeper, Peter Rufai, has called on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to settle the issue of Super…

Oshiomhole vows: Bendel Insurance will return to NPFL soon

By Isaac Olamikan, Benin Edo State Governor, Adams Oshiomhole, has promised that the Bendel Insurance FC of Benin will be back to its glorious past very soon. He made the…

Nations Cup: CAF set to announce 2019, 2021 hosts

Nations Cup: CAF set to announce 2019, 2021 hosts

The Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), is set to announce countries that will host the 2019 and 2021 editions of the Africa Cup of Nations this weekend. The announcement is…

Rufai foresees better future for Nigerian league

Rufai foresees better future for Nigerian league

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai, has asserted that the shades of problems bedeviling Nigerian football, particularly the domestic league will be a blessing in the efforts to restructure the…

Rangers can’t go on relegation, says Chukwu

Rangers can’t go on relegation, says Chukwu

The Technical Consultant of Rangers International Football Club of Enugu, Christian Chukwu, has allayed fears that the club would be relegated this season following its poor run in the on-going…

2015 Nations Cup: A call for Eagles’ best stars

2015 Nations Cup: A call for Eagles’ best stars

With Super Eagles qualification for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations hanging in the balance, there is a need to recall the country’s best players for the next matches if…

Akwa will hold Pillars, Udoh boasts again

Akwa will hold Pillars, Udoh boasts again

Smattering from Week 26 victory over Enyimba International of Aba, coach Patrick Udoh of Akwa United has boasted his side will share the maximum points with Kano Pillars this weekend…

Onuh bemoans Sunshine’s poor attack

Newly contracted Sunshine Stars of Akure coach, Erasmus Onuh, has bemoaned the attacking strength of the team saying it needs to be fortified for it to be result oriented. The…

Week 26 at a glance: Kano Pillars maintains lead as NPFL title hots up

The NPFL/ Glo Premier League kicked off midweek amidst  thrills and frills after some weeks break following Nigerian Referees Association (NRA) refusal to officiate league games. At the end of…

Enyimba will bounce back for the title race –Ikhana

Enyimba technical adviser Kadiri Ikhana, is an unhappy man following the side’s  defeat at Akwa United midweek encounter at the Uyo Township Stadium, he assured the club will bounce back.…

Odegbami calls for fairness as NFF Assembly meets in Warri

Odegbami calls for fairness as NFF Assembly meets in Warri

By  Uzor Odigbo  / Snr. Correspondent, Lagos   Former  Super Eagles Captain, Segun Odegbami, has called on the General Assembly of the Nigeria Football Federation meeting today in Warri to be…

Eagles must not underrate Sudan –Amodu

Eagles must not underrate Sudan –Amodu

By Uzor Odigbo  / Snr Correspondent, Lagos   Former Super Eagles coach, Amodu Shuaibu has warned the players against underrating Sudan that the team will play in its next Africa Cup…

Okagbare, Amuneke, Ugbade bag MFR

Okagbare, Amuneke, Ugbade bag MFR

By Peter Edema     /   Group Sports Editor   2014 Commonwealth Games sprints double gold medal winner, Blessing Okagbare tops the list of 41 athletes and officials for the…

S’Eagles slumps on FIFA Rankings

S’Eagles slumps on FIFA Rankings

Super Eagles poor performance in the ongoing qualifying matches for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations has begin to manifest as the team slumped three places in the latest FIFA…

Okagbare, Enyeama top list of athletes of the year awards

The 2014 edition of the Nigerian Sports Award has entered the voting phase as the top three nominees for each of the different categories of the award have emerged. The…

Amuneke fires Eaglets up for Gabon return

Emmanuel Amuneke has challenged his Eaglets to brace up, and be ready to consume the. Gabonese U17 team, because the team cannot afford to fail. The former Barcelona man gave…

Hotel threatens to eject Falcons

The Nigeria Women National team, the Super Falcons could face the embarrassment of being ejected from its camp as the team prepares for the Africa Women Championship, following the failure…

Adepoju worried about Nigerian football

Adepoju worried about Nigerian football

Former Super Eagles midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju has expressed concern about the future of Nigerian football, after the country failed to win a game during the first phase of qualifiers for…

Keshi capping unqualified players –Ladipo

Keshi capping unqualified players –Ladipo

By Tony Ezimakor / Snr Correspondent Abuja   President General of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Dr. Rafiu Ladipo has accused Super Eagles Interim Coach, Stephen Keshi of squandering opportunities  by…

Sudan won’t escape defeat –Onazi

Sudan won’t escape defeat –Onazi

By Augustine Akhilomen / Correspondent, Lagos   Super Eagles midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has expressed confidence that the team will do everything within its will-power to pick the maximum points against Sudan…

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