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Chukwu slams strikers

Chukwu slams strikers

Former Nigeria coach Christian Chukwu feels the strikers at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations are responsible for the alarming amount of draws the tournament has produced. No fewer than…

Kalu Uche returns to La Liga with Levante

Kalu Uche returns to La Liga with Levante

Levante has announced the signing of Super Eagles forward, Kalu Uche, who joins the club on an initial contract until June of this year, though with an option to extend…

Ghana understudies PGA

Ghana understudies PGA

The Tournament Director of the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) of Ghana , Emos Korblah, has said that the body is taking a lot of notes from her Nigerian counterpart and…

Singapore Open to return

Singapore Open to return

Singapore – The Singapore Open, once billed as “Asia’s Major”, will return next year for the first time since 2012 with a new title sponsor, organisers said Wednesday. The Asian…

Guinea through after drawing of lots

Guinea has reached the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals at the expense of Mali after the drawing of lots. Guinea will face Ghana on Sunday following the draw at a…

Australian great Nagle dies at 94

Sydney – Australian golfing great and British Open winner Kel Nagle died on Thursday at the age of 94, his family said. Nagle won the Open in 1960 at the…

Renard: CIV tourney starts now

Herve Renard says the 2015 Africa Cup has only just began for Cote d’Ivoire after qualifying to the quarterfinals. Cote d’Ivoire beats Cameroon 1-0 in its final Group D match…

Mourinho fined £25,000

Mourinho fined £25,000

Jose Mourinho has been fined £25,000 for comments claiming there is a “campaign” to influence referees’ decisions against his Chelsea side. Mourinho made his comments after his side was denied…

Costa faces three-match ban

Costa faces three-match ban

Diego Costa looks set to miss Chelsea’s huge game against Manchester City on Saturday after being charged for a stamp in the Capital One Cup semi-final win against Liverpool. The…

Figo to run for FIFA presidency

Figo to run for FIFA presidency

Portugal legend, Luis Figo, has announced his decision to run for FIFA president at this year’s election as he aims to dethrone the organisation’s current leader, Sepp Blatter. The deadline…

Olukoya youth meet opens AFN 2015 season

Olukoya youth meet opens AFN 2015 season

Athletics Federation of Nigeria, (AFN) has released its calendar of activities for 2015 with Junior/Youth championship in Lagos opening season. After  the affiliations and registration of clubs/athletes, which concludes the…

NSC wastes $24,000 monthly on expatriate coaches

NSC wastes $24,000 monthly on  expatriate coaches

By Tony Ezimakor / Snr Correspondent Abuja   There are indication that the $24,000 monthly wage bill paid to the two American expatriate athletics coaches, Eric Campbell and Angie Taylor, is…

Nigeria dominates ITTF men’s doubles event

Nigeria dominates ITTF men’s doubles event

Already claiming three gold medals in some of the events concluded so far, Egypt failed to clinch the fourth gold after its dominance in the ongoing International Table Tennis Federation…

Mashaba: Bafana must learn to kill off games

Mashaba: Bafana must learn to kill off games

South African coach, Shakes Mashaba, was left frustrated at his team’s inability to finish off opponents at the 2015 African Cup of Nations. Bafana crashed out of the competition at…

Ghana fears no foe –Ayew

Ghana fears no foe –Ayew

Andre Ayew has said Ghana Black Stars will be prepared to battle any team from a tight Group D for a place in the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of…

NFF, Adepoju mourn Agbonivbare

NFF, Adepoju mourn Agbonivbare

The Nigerian Football family was on Tuesday thrown into another mourning mood following the death of former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Wilfred Agbonivbare, who died in Spain. He died of cancer…

Toriola chairs ATTF Athletes’ Committee

Toriola chairs ATTF Athletes’ Committee

  One of the Africa’s most decorated players, Nigeria’s Segun Toriola has been named the chairman of the newly constituted Africa Table Tennis Federation (ATTF) Athletes Committee. In a statement…

Enyimba keeper begs Ikhana for another opportunity

Enyimba keeper begs Ikhana for another opportunity

  Newly contracted Enyimba FC of Aba goalkeeper, Moses Ocheje, has said he would be happy if given another opportunity to be between the posts for Enyimba against Dolphins of…

Uche hails Oshoala’s Reds switch

Uche hails Oshoala’s Reds switch

Former Super Falcons head coach, Eucharia Uche, says it is a welcome development the recent switch to the English FA Women Super League champions, Liverpool Ladies, by the Falcons top…

Siasia rings changes for Tunisia rematch

Siasia rings changes for Tunisia rematch

Under-23 Head Coach, Samson Siasia, is expected to make some changes in the team for Wednesday’s rematch against Tunisia . Siasia lost 5-3 to its Tunisian counterparts at the Stade…

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