THIS DAY IN HISTORY: SEGUN ODEGBAMI DEBUTS FOR NIGERIA
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: SEGUN ODEGBAMI DEBUTS FOR NIGERIA

BY KUNLE SOLAJA It is 44 years today that Nigeria football legend, Segun Odegbami made…

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NIGERIA’S PIONEER SPORTS RADIO OWNER, LARRY IZAMOJE MAKES SPORTS ICON LIST
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NIGERIA’S PIONEER SPORTS RADIO OWNER, LARRY IZAMOJE MAKES SPORTS ICON LIST

Sports journalism received a rare honour in Nigeria as the pioneer owner of sports radio…

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FLASHBACK: TUNISIA TRIGGERS NIGERIA’S 1ST EXPULSION AND DISQUALIFICATION
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FLASHBACK: TUNISIA TRIGGERS NIGERIA’S 1ST EXPULSION AND DISQUALIFICATION

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. It is another match day today for Tunisia and Nigeria as they…

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AMAZING FACTS: 16 TAKE AWAYS AHEAD OF NIGERIA-TUNISIA FRIENDLY MATCH
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AMAZING FACTS: 16 TAKE AWAYS AHEAD OF NIGERIA-TUNISIA FRIENDLY MATCH

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Duels of Nigeria and Tunisia are often fiercely contested. So fierce that…

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HOW NIGERIA’S INTERNATIONAL DEBUT ANNIVERSARY BRINGS LUCK
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HOW NIGERIA’S INTERNATIONAL DEBUT ANNIVERSARY BRINGS LUCK

BY KUNLE SOLAJA It is 71 years today since the Nigerian national football team made…

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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!
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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Lead writer of the Sports Village Square takes a peep down memory…

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GERNOT ROHR DREAMS QATAR 2022 WORLD CUP QUARTERFINALS WITH SUPER EAGLES
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GERNOT ROHR DREAMS QATAR 2022 WORLD CUP QUARTERFINALS WITH SUPER EAGLES

Nigeria’s manager, Gernot Rohr had his debut World Cup appearance two years ago when he…

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GROIN INJURY RULES OUT NDIDI FROM SUPER EAGLES MATCHES IN LATEST ATTIRE
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GROIN INJURY RULES OUT NDIDI FROM SUPER EAGLES MATCHES IN LATEST ATTIRE

Midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi who was one of the poster icons used by the Nigeria Football…

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ANOTHER CAMEROON’S WORLD CUP HERO DIES
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ANOTHER CAMEROON’S WORLD CUP HERO DIES

Barely two months after losing the legendary their captain to the memorable Italia ’90 World…

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CAFONLINE HIGHLIGHTS NIGERIA’S OSIMHEN
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CAFONLINE HIGHLIGHTS NIGERIA’S OSIMHEN

Following his reported African record transfer deal from OSC Lille to SC Napoli, Nigeria forward…

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EGYPT LAUNCHES LEGAL ACTION AGAINST FA OFFICIALS OVER MISSING TROPHIES
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EGYPT LAUNCHES LEGAL ACTION AGAINST FA OFFICIALS OVER MISSING TROPHIES

According to Egyptian newspaper, Ahram Egypt’s prosecutor-general has been requested to investigate the case of…

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WHY WE STRUCK AT NATIONAL STADIUM LAGOS – NAVY COMMODORE NESIAMA
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WHY WE STRUCK AT NATIONAL STADIUM LAGOS – NAVY COMMODORE NESIAMA

Demolition exercise is on-going at the National Stadium, Lagos. Targeted are illegal structures that have…

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CAF SHOCKED OVER EGYPT’S MISSING TROPHIES
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CAF SHOCKED OVER EGYPT’S MISSING TROPHIES

According to Egyptian newspaper, Ahram, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has expressed its dismay…

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: SUPER EAGLES FIRST COMPETITIVE HOME LOSS IN 33 YEARS
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: SUPER EAGLES FIRST COMPETITIVE HOME LOSS IN 33 YEARS

BY KUNLE SOLAJA On this date 6 September 2014, the Super Eagles lost 3-2 at…

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FORMER SUPER EAGLES’ DEFENDER, AJIBADE BABALADE IS DEAD
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FORMER SUPER EAGLES’ DEFENDER, AJIBADE BABALADE IS DEAD

A pall of darkness has again fallen on Nigerian sports circle as a former Super…

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ORIGINAL AFCON TROPHY STOLEN IN EGYPT
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ORIGINAL AFCON TROPHY STOLEN IN EGYPT

The original Africa Cup of Nations’ trophy which replaced the one first won by Nigeria…

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NFF, NIKE SET TO UNVEIL NIGERIA’S NEW APPAREL
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NFF, NIKE SET TO UNVEIL NIGERIA’S NEW APPAREL

The Nigeria Football Federation and its global brand kit-sponsor Nike have taken a further step…

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FINAL JOURNEY BEGINS FOR FORMER CAMEROON SKIPPER, STEPHEN TATAW
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FINAL JOURNEY BEGINS FOR FORMER CAMEROON SKIPPER, STEPHEN TATAW

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. The mortal remains of Cameroon’s Italia ’90 captain, Stephen Eta Tataw will…

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SUPER EAGLES RESUME AFCON QUALIFIERS IN NOVEMBER; WORLD CUP IN MAY 2021
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SUPER EAGLES RESUME AFCON QUALIFIERS IN NOVEMBER; WORLD CUP IN MAY 2021

International football activities are set to begin three months following a directive by CAF. The…

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: CAF PRESIDENT DIES
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: CAF PRESIDENT DIES

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. On this date, 19 August 1987, the president of Confederation of African…

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: MUDA LAWAL’S LAST MATCH FOR NIGERIA
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: MUDA LAWAL’S LAST MATCH FOR NIGERIA

BY KUNLE SOLAJA On this date, 18 August 1985 Muda Lawal, a midfield maestro, had…

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