PREMIER LEAGUE CLUBS SET TO VOTE ON RETURN TO GROUP TRAINING
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PREMIER LEAGUE CLUBS SET TO VOTE ON RETURN TO GROUP TRAINING

The Premier League hopes  “Project Restart” will move a step closer to becoming reality on…

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FIFA TO SELECT HOST FOR 2023 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP NEXT MONTH
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FIFA TO SELECT HOST FOR 2023 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP NEXT MONTH

AFTER FOOTBALL, WORLD ATHLETICS SET FOR EMPTY STADIUMS
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AFTER FOOTBALL, WORLD ATHLETICS SET FOR EMPTY STADIUMS

BY MIKE ROWBOTTOM World Athletics President Sebastian Coe says meetings may have to take place…

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CAF SET TO PAY ENYIMBA, RANGERS  $625,000 CONFEDERATION CUP MONEY
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CAF SET TO PAY ENYIMBA, RANGERS $625,000 CONFEDERATION CUP MONEY

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. The financial burdens of Enyimba FC and Enugu Rangers may be lessoned…

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FREE-TO-AIR HURDLE MAY HINDER PREMIERSHIP RESTART
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FREE-TO-AIR HURDLE MAY HINDER PREMIERSHIP RESTART

The British government has signalled that English Premier League clubs must make free-to-air televised matches…

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POSTPONEMENT OF TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS TO COST IOC $800 MILLION
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POSTPONEMENT OF TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS TO COST IOC $800 MILLION

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) expects the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to…

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NIGERIA TO INVEST IN ENDURANCE SPORTS THROUGH MAMBILA PLATEAU PROJECT REVIVAL
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NIGERIA TO INVEST IN ENDURANCE SPORTS THROUGH MAMBILA PLATEAU PROJECT REVIVAL

Nigeria plans to tap into the various geographical advantages it has by shifting attention into…

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NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTER TO LAUNCH E-GAMING SPORTS
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NIGERIA SPORTS MINISTER TO LAUNCH E-GAMING SPORTS

As parts of efforts to key into the global benefits of E-Gaming Sports and make…

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SWISS PROSECUTOR IN FIFA PROBE SUMMONED BY PARLIAMENT
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SWISS PROSECUTOR IN FIFA PROBE SUMMONED BY PARLIAMENT

Switzerland’s attorney-general, who is conducting investigations into alleged corruption at FIFA, will be hauled in…

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NO TRAINING UNTIL MAY 25, ENGLISH FOOTBALL LEAGUE TELLS CLUBS
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NO TRAINING UNTIL MAY 25, ENGLISH FOOTBALL LEAGUE TELLS CLUBS

Clubs in the second to fourth tiers of English soccer should not return to training…

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FIFA CANCEL ‘THE BEST’ AWARDS
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FIFA CANCEL ‘THE BEST’ AWARDS

For the first time since 1991 the glamorous World Footballer for the Year ceremony will…

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FIFA TO HOLD FIRST VIRTUAL CONGRESS
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FIFA TO HOLD FIRST VIRTUAL CONGRESS

FIFA will hold its first virtual Congress this year after the annual gathering of its…

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DATES CONFIRMED FOR 2023 FIBA BASKETBALL WORLD CUP
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DATES CONFIRMED FOR 2023 FIBA BASKETBALL WORLD CUP

The 2023 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup in The Philippines, Japan and Indonesia will…

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LONDON MAYOR SADIQ KHAN KICKS AGAINST PREMIER LEAGUE KICKOFF
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LONDON MAYOR SADIQ KHAN KICKS AGAINST PREMIER LEAGUE KICKOFF

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan is opposed to the idea of Premier League resuming…

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LEKAN SALAMI, FEMI OLUKANMI, THE UNSUNG HEROES OF NIGERIA’S PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL
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LEKAN SALAMI, FEMI OLUKANMI, THE UNSUNG HEROES OF NIGERIA’S PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Professional football now exists in Nigeria through the efforts of some notable…

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NPFL AT 30; HOW HAVE THE TOP SCORERS BEEN FARING?
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NPFL AT 30; HOW HAVE THE TOP SCORERS BEEN FARING?

BY KUNLE SOLAJA In 30 years of professional league in Nigeria, only one top scorer…

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NEW PREMIER LEAGUE PROTOCOL OUTLAWS TACKLING
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NEW PREMIER LEAGUE PROTOCOL OUTLAWS TACKLING

Premier League players will be prohibited from tackling and pitches will have to be disinfected…

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PREMIERSHIP BRACED FOR TV LOSSES
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PREMIERSHIP BRACED FOR TV LOSSES

Premier League clubs face having to pay a huge refund to broadcasters even if they…

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NIGERIA’S LAST LAP TO PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL
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NIGERIA’S LAST LAP TO PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. The bold step towards professionalism was however the setting up of an…

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NPFL @30: NIGERIA’S LONG WINDING PATH TO PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE
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NPFL @30: NIGERIA’S LONG WINDING PATH TO PROFESSIONAL LEAGUE

BY KUNLE SOLAJA On this date, 12 May 1990, professional football kicked off in Nigeria.…

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POSTPONED AFRICAN ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS TO HOLD BEFORE TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS
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POSTPONED AFRICAN ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS TO HOLD BEFORE TOKYO 2020 OLYMPICS

The postponed African Athletics Championships in Algiers will be held before the rearranged Tokyo 2020…

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