PEP GUARDIOLA CONCEDES EPL TITLE TO LIVERPOOL
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PEP GUARDIOLA CONCEDES EPL TITLE TO LIVERPOOL

Ahead of the Manchester City’s FA Cup clash with Fulham, manager, Pep Guardiola conceded the English Premier League title to Liverpool and believes no team in the world…

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AFTER ALMOST A MONTH, SIASIA APPEAL FUND GENERATES JUST $500
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AFTER ALMOST A MONTH, SIASIA APPEAL FUND GENERATES JUST $500

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. It is still a long way to go for the embattled Nigeria former international footballer and coach, Samson Siasia in his bid to raise $250,000…

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NIGERIAN WOMAN REFEREE, NDIDI MADU, AMONG FIFA’S ELITE REFEREES
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NIGERIAN WOMAN REFEREE, NDIDI MADU, AMONG FIFA’S ELITE REFEREES

Nigeria’s Patience Ndidi Madu is one of the 35 football referees invited for the Elite Referees for future FIFA competitions. The referees are drawn form three confederations of…

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TOP PLAYERS NOW AVOID JOINING MANCHESTER UNITED, SAYS DIMITAR BERBATOV
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TOP PLAYERS NOW AVOID JOINING MANCHESTER UNITED, SAYS DIMITAR BERBATOV

Not long ago, the opportunity to sign for Manchester United was an irresistible lure for the world’s top players, but their crown has slipped so far that an…

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LIKE KANU NWANKWO, VICTOR MOSES GETS INTER MILAN’S JERSEY NUMBER 11
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LIKE KANU NWANKWO, VICTOR MOSES GETS INTER MILAN’S JERSEY NUMBER 11

Even as Chelsea officially announced Victor Moses’ t switch to Inter Milan on loan, Inter Milan has handed the Nigerian wing back the jersey number 11. It was…

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LIVERPOOL ARE 10 AWAY FROM EQUALLING ARSENAL’S INVINCIBLES
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LIVERPOOL ARE 10 AWAY FROM EQUALLING ARSENAL’S INVINCIBLES

Liverpool’s incredible season has got fans dreaming beyond ending their 30-year wait for a league title. With 21 wins from 22 games so far, they are chasing a…

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ARSENAL’S AUBAMEYANG EYES BARCELONA MOVE
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ARSENAL’S AUBAMEYANG EYES BARCELONA MOVE

Gabonese Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is willing to ‘seriously consider’ a move to FC Barcelona  this month and has told the club to try to sign him, according to Mundo Deportivo. The…

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NTA, HOTSPORTS AFFIRM TO BRING LIVE BROADCAST OF 2022 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS TO NIGERIANS
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NTA, HOTSPORTS AFFIRM TO BRING LIVE BROADCAST OF 2022 WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS TO NIGERIANS

With the fixtures for the next FIFA World Cup qualifiers now known, the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and its marketing partner, HotSports have confirmed their readiness to transmit…

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WE HAVE TRICKY WORLD CUP OPPONENTS, DECLARES, GERNOT ROHR, NIGERIA’S MANAGER
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WE HAVE TRICKY WORLD CUP OPPONENTS, DECLARES, GERNOT ROHR, NIGERIA’S MANAGER

Super Eagles’ manager, Gernot Rohr will not describe Group C of the African qualifying series for the 2022 World Cup as an easy one for his team. At…

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AMAZING FACTS ON NIGERIA’S WORLD CUP QUALIFICATION OPPONENTS
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AMAZING FACTS ON NIGERIA’S WORLD CUP QUALIFICATION OPPONENTS

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Nigeria’s Super Eagles are scheduled to begin their quest for qualification for the 2022 World Cup in October. With Tuesday’s draw, the Nigerians are in…

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QATAR 2022 THROWS UP INTRIGUING QUALIFYING FIXTURES
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QATAR 2022 THROWS UP INTRIGUING QUALIFYING FIXTURES

BY MUYIWA AKINTUNDE The Super Eagles’ journey to a seventh FIFA World Cup finals kicks off in October with a home fixture against Liberia, while Cape Verde Islands…

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UPDATED: QATAR 2022 QUALIFIERS PITCH SUPER EAGLES AGAINST MINNOWS
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UPDATED: QATAR 2022 QUALIFIERS PITCH SUPER EAGLES AGAINST MINNOWS

BY MUYIWA AKINTUNDE The Super Eagles’ journey to a seventh FIFA World Cup finals kicks off in October with a home fixture against Central African Republic, while Cape…

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MOURINHO MAKES FIRST SPURS SIGNING
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MOURINHO MAKES FIRST SPURS SIGNING

Jose Mourinho has made his first signing at Tottenham as Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes has joined on an 18-month loan deal. Spurs moved to sign the 21-year-old ahead of West Ham after he…

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GHANA APPOINTS ANOTHER HOME GROWN COACH, CHARLES ‘CK’ AKONNOR AS BLACK STARS MANAGER
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GHANA APPOINTS ANOTHER HOME GROWN COACH, CHARLES ‘CK’ AKONNOR AS BLACK STARS MANAGER

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has appointed Charles ‘CK’ Akonnor as its new national team coach to replace Kwesi Appiah. Akonnor is a former captain of Ghana and…

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AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS REVERTS TO TRADITIONAL JANUARY-FEBRUARY CALENDAR
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AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS REVERTS TO TRADITIONAL JANUARY-FEBRUARY CALENDAR

  BY KUNLE SOLAJA As earlier anticipated, CAF has reverted to the old calendar of the Africa Cup of Nations. The Cameroon Football Federation, hosts of the next…

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HS MEDIA CAUTIONS NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT ON SPORTS BROADCAST RIGHTS…URGES BACKING FOR NTA
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HS MEDIA CAUTIONS NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT ON SPORTS BROADCAST RIGHTS…URGES BACKING FOR NTA

Nigeria’s leading sports marketing and broadcasting company, HS Media Group has urged the Federal Government to strategically support the local industry in line with its recent reforms, which…

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RITA CHIKWELU JOINS OSHOALA IN SPAIN
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RITA CHIKWELU JOINS OSHOALA IN SPAIN

Experienced Nigeria midfielder Rita Chikwelu has become the latest in an ever-increasing number of African players to join the Spanish Women’s League. The 31-year-old has joined Madrid CFF…

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WILFRED NDIDI IS DOUBTFUL FOR NIGERIA’S WORLD CUP QUALIFIER OPENER
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WILFRED NDIDI IS DOUBTFUL FOR NIGERIA’S WORLD CUP QUALIFIER OPENER

Strong indications have emerged that English Premier League side Leicester City is seek to stop recuperating Nigerian midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi from playing in the opening group match for…

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DANGOTE PERFECTING ARSENAL’S TAKEOVER NEXT YEAR
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DANGOTE PERFECTING ARSENAL’S TAKEOVER NEXT YEAR

The famous English Premiership side, Arsenal, which is hugely followed in Nigeria, may finally get a perfect Nigerian flavor next year. Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote who over…

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HEAVY BURDEN ON QUIQUE SETIEN TO RESTORE BARCELONA’S GLORY
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HEAVY BURDEN ON QUIQUE SETIEN TO RESTORE BARCELONA’S GLORY

Ernesto Valverde is the first coach Barcelona have dispensed with in the middle of a campaign since Louis van Gaal was sacked in January 2003 with the team…

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REAL BEAT ATLETICO ON PENALTIES TO WIN SPANISH SUPER CUP
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REAL BEAT ATLETICO ON PENALTIES TO WIN SPANISH SUPER CUP

Thibaut Courtois proved the hero on Sunday (Jan 12) as Real Madrid beat city rivals Atletico Madrid in a penalty shoot-out in Saudi Arabia to win their 11th…

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