<strong>It is Golden Jubilee for Lagos National Stadium…once a national and continental pride</strong>
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It is Golden Jubilee for Lagos National Stadium…once a national and continental pride

It is 50 years today that the National Stadium, Lagos was inaugurated by General Yakubu…

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Afcon 2025 new host to emerge on 10 February
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Afcon 2025 new host to emerge on 10 February

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has  announced that the new hosts to replace Guinea…

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Afcon period installed military leader overthrown in 2nd  coup this year
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Afcon period installed military leader overthrown in 2nd  coup this year

Burkina Faso’s Lt. Col. Paul Henri Sandaogo Damiba who seized power while his country’s football team…

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CAF set to welcome new bids for AFCON 2025
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CAF set to welcome new bids for AFCON 2025

Following the withdrawal of the hosting rights from Guinea, new bids will open this Saturday…

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Guinea loses AFCON 2025 hosting rights
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Guinea loses AFCON 2025 hosting rights

It has now become official. Guinea will not host the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations…

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Guinea stripped of hosting rights for 2025 Africa Cup of Nations
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Guinea stripped of hosting rights for 2025 Africa Cup of Nations

Nigerian sports journalists in the diaspora gather to discuss ‘Future of Nigerian sports’ 
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Nigerian sports journalists in the diaspora gather to discuss ‘Future of Nigerian sports’ 

Former Super Falcons coach Sam Okpodu and  veteran journalist Dr Jonnie Isebor will be among…

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CAF fights back to rescue Osimhen, others from AFCON blank out
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CAF fights back to rescue Osimhen, others from AFCON blank out

Continental football ruling body, CAF has reacted to public statement by Napoli President, Aurelio De…

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Senegal’s Koulibaly blasts Napoli owner to show respect over AFCON comments
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Senegal’s Koulibaly blasts Napoli owner to show respect over AFCON comments

Chelsea defender Kalidou Koulibaly said Aurelio De Laurentiis, the owner of his former club Napoli,…

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Why Osimhen will miss Afcon 2023
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Why Osimhen will miss Afcon 2023

As it was at Cameroon early this year, Nigeria’s Victor Osimhen may be absent at…

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Extended international holiday for Super Eagles and Peseiro as Afcon qualifiers are postponed
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Extended international holiday for Super Eagles and Peseiro as Afcon qualifiers are postponed

The possibility of Nigeria’s Super Eagles playing at home again this year has been dimmed…

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<strong>Nigeria to bid for 2025 Afcon</strong><strong></strong>
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Nigeria to bid for 2025 Afcon

BY KUNLE SOLAJA With the possibility of stripping Guinea the hosting rights of the 2025…

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Cameroon ordered to pay compensation to sacked coach
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Cameroon ordered to pay compensation to sacked coach

Cameroon have been ordered to pay former coach Toni Conceicao compensation of 1.6 million euros…

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Breaking! Afcon 2023 moved to 2024
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Breaking! Afcon 2023 moved to 2024

The next Africa Cup of Nations will be played in Cote d’Ivoire in 2024, and not…

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Breaking! Despite jumbo win, Super Eagles drop in FIFA ranking
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Breaking! Despite jumbo win, Super Eagles drop in FIFA ranking

Nigeria’s Super Eagles tumbled five steps down the ladder in the FIFA ranking released this…

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More than half of all players at Euros, AFCON finals were abused online
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More than half of all players at Euros, AFCON finals were abused online

More than half of all players at the finals of last year’s European Championship and…

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CAF celebrates Nigeria’s record win in AFCON 2023 Qualifiers
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CAF celebrates Nigeria’s record win in AFCON 2023 Qualifiers

The opening two match days of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers concluded on…

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All hail Nigeria’s trio of ‘Hattrick-Plus-One’ heroes
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All hail Nigeria’s trio of ‘Hattrick-Plus-One’ heroes

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. A two-digit scoreline is uncommon in competitive international matches. The Super Eagles…

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A video recap of Nigeria’s two-digit score line against Sao Tome
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A video recap of Nigeria’s two-digit score line against Sao Tome

It may mot have offered the best spectacle in terms of excitement. But it will…

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Ola Aina to miss Guinea Bissau tie in September
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Ola Aina to miss Guinea Bissau tie in September

BY KUNLE SOLAJA When Nigeria host Guinea Bissau in September in the Match day 3…

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Cote d’Ivoire goalkeeper, Sylvain Gbohouo handed 18-month doping ban
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Cote d’Ivoire goalkeeper, Sylvain Gbohouo handed 18-month doping ban

The 2023 Africa Cup of Nations hosts, Cote d’Ivoire may not be with their goalkeeper,…

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