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Bafana last minute equaliser denies S’Eagles victory in Nelspruit

Bafana last minute equaliser denies S’Eagles victory in Nelspruit

Bafana Bafana of South Africa 93rd minute equaliser denied Super Eagles victory in an international friendly at Nelspruit on Sunday. Eagles, which lost to Uganda 1-0 in Uyo on Wednesday…

Alampasu to miss Dream Team camp

Alampasu to miss Dream Team camp

Flying Eagles goalkeeper, Dele Alampasu, may not be available for the U-23 after he was invited alongside four other  U20 teammates for the All Africa Games qualifier against Zambia. Bernard…

NTF unveils Russian-born Nigerian star

NTF unveils Russian-born Nigerian star

The Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF), has unveiled the Russian-born Melissa Ifidzhen, who is due to make her debut for Nigeria at the forthcoming ITF/CAT African U18 Championship billed to hold…

…Siasia hails Akpeyi against South Africa

…Siasia hails Akpeyi against South Africa

Former Super Eagles manager, Samson Siasia, hashailed goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi, over his superlative performance in Sunday’s international friendly  against Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Nelspruit. Super Eagles was held…

Yaya Toure considering retirement

Manchester City’s Yaya Toure says he will decide about his international future with the Ivory Coast this week. Toure captained his country to a first Africa Cup of Nations triumph…

Australia wins Cricket World Cup

Australia won its fifth Cricket World Cup with a hugely impressive seven-wicket victory over New Zealand in Melbourne on Sunday. New Zealand, playing in its first final after succumbing six…

Thugs hijack election materials in Bayelsa

By  Igoniko Oduma, Correspondent, Yenagoa Political thugs suspected to be supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Saturday hijacked election materials, including ballot boxes, during the accreditation in the…

F’Eagles as S’Eagles’ lost opportunity

F’Eagles as S’Eagles’ lost opportunity

By Uzor Odigbo Snr. Correspondent, Lagos Although opinions are varied, the general belief is that Nigeria’s senior national football team, the Super Eagles, has not matched the success and potentialities…

NFF must back Amokachi –Obuh

NFF must back Amokachi –Obuh

After Super Eagles’ 1-0 shock defeat to Uganda’s Cranes on Wednesday, former Flying Eagles coach, John Obuh, has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to back stand-in coach, Daniel Amokachi,…

Eagles must be focused against South Africans –Dosu

Eagles must be focused against South Africans –Dosu

Goal keeper to the Atlanta 1996 Olympic gold winning Nigerian football team, Joseph Dosu, has advised the senior national team to concentrate on its next match against South Africa today…

Ugboaja, giving Nigerian youths hope through sports

Ugboaja, giving Nigerian youths hope through sports

Over 700 Nigerian youths have secured scholarships to study in high schools and colleges across the United States of America, courtesy of the Ejike Ugboaja Basketball Camp, a brainchild of…

Super Eagles, Bafana Bafana renew rivalry

By Augustine Akhilomen Correspondent, Lagos After falling to the Cranes of Uganda on Wednesday, Nigeria’s senior national football team, the Super Eagles, will be aiming to bounce back to winning ways…

Henry Nwosu: I just wanted to be like Pele

Henry Nwosu: I just wanted to be like Pele

Henry Nwosu made his mark as one of Super Eagles’ most creative midfielders in the 1980s. In this interview, with CORRESPONDENT, Augustine Akhilomen. He recounts the joy of scoring at…

Dolphins’ show of shame: Questions for club ownership, management

Dolphins’ show of shame: Questions for club ownership, management

The show of shame displayed by one of the Nigerian’s representatives at the on-going CAF Confederations Cup, Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt, has once again raised the questions of the…

My loyalty to Arsenal, a peer group thing, says Iwuala

My loyalty to Arsenal, a peer group thing, says Iwuala

with Uzor Odigbo Harry Iwuala comes across as one of the very few fans that have club loyalty running in their veins. He is a die-hard Arsenal fan, but carries…

Zambia side snatches Akwa star

Zambia side snatches Akwa star

Six-time Zambian champions, ZANACO, has snatched former Akwa United striker, Utibe Archibong, to boost its strike force in the Zambian League having successfully completed all due process. Archibong was initially…

Dolphins fighting psychological problem–Eguma

Dolphins fighting psychological problem–Eguma

Coach of troubled Dolphins FC, Stanley Eguma, has said the players still lack the right psychological frame to compete after the rescheduled Week 2 fixture played over two days at…

Odiche dreams Heartland reformation

Odiche dreams Heartland reformation

In what could be a superlative season at Heartland returnee, Ebere Odiche, has promised to maintain his rejuvenated form to improve the Owerri outfit as his stay lasts in the…

S’Eagles needs a foreign coach – Akpoborie

S’Eagles needs a foreign coach – Akpoborie

By Augustine Akhilomen /Correspondent, Lagos   Former Super Eagles striker, Jonathan Akpoborie, believes to solution to Super Eagles under performance of late was hiring a foreign coach to manage the…

FA Cup Shocker: Idah United dumps FC Lokoja

FA Cup Shocker: Idah United dumps FC Lokoja

2011 winners and Nigeria Nation-Wide League side, FC Lokoja, has been dumped out of the 2015 National FA Cup finals for the first time in four years after a 4-2…

Injury rules Enyeama out of Bafana Bafana friendly

Injury rules Enyeama out of Bafana Bafana friendly

Super Easgles captain, Vincent Enyeama, has pulled out of the international friendly match against South Africa billed for Nelspruit on Sunday, due to a back injury. The player aggravated a…

Omorhirhi wins Ikeja Captain’s Day tourney

Omorhirhi wins Ikeja Captain’s Day tourney

Austin Omorhirhi over the weekend won the 2015 edition of the Ikeja Golf Club Captain’s Day competition with a net score of 66. The competition organised to mark the end…

I need to work on my game –Agbeyegbe

I need to work on my game –Agbeyegbe

One of Nigeria’s professional golfers, Sam Agbeyebge, has revealed the need to work on his game to regain full fitness after months of leave. Sam a member of Ibori Golf…

Sredojevi?: S’Eagles is a stereotype side

Uganda coach, Milutin Sredojevi?, has revealed that the Super Eagles is predictable having watched some of its clips. The Cranes defeated star-studded Super Eagles 1-0 at the Akwa Ibom Stadium…

I’ll be fit for QPR clash –Ideye

I’ll be fit for QPR clash –Ideye

By Augustine Akhilomen / Correspondent, Lagos   Despite missing Super Eagles international friendly against Uganda due to injury, Brown Ideye, is hoping to be fit for the crucial Premier League clash…

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