World Cup: ‘Football’ or ‘soccer’? Biden and Dutch PM banter on Twitter
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World Cup: ‘Football’ or ‘soccer’? Biden and Dutch PM banter on Twitter

The perennial question of whether it’s “soccer” (as Americans call it) or “football” prompted Twitter…

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<strong>I survive catarrh in Qatar!</strong>
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I survive catarrh in Qatar!

As the Tunisia versus France match dragged on, I suddenly felt sharp cold around my…

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<strong>“The journalist we deserve”, FIFA boss, Infantino commends Kunle Solaja’s commitment to World Cup</strong>
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“The journalist we deserve”, FIFA boss, Infantino commends Kunle Solaja’s commitment to World Cup

World football governing body’s boss, Gianni Infantino has commended the dedication of Nigeria’s Kunle Solaja…

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<strong>Brazil will win the World Cup, Ronaldo tells Sports Village Square</strong>
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Brazil will win the World Cup, Ronaldo tells Sports Village Square

Latching on the brief moment of receiving the replica of the World Cup trophy from…

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<strong>NFF celebrates Kunle Solaja as he is honoured at FIFA World Cup in Qatar</strong>
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NFF celebrates Kunle Solaja as he is honoured at FIFA World Cup in Qatar

The Nigeria Football Federation has congratulated foremost journalist, prolific author and respected diarist, Mr. Kunle…

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<strong>It’s official, Kunle Solaja, Mark Gleeson are Africa’s most capped World Cup journalists</strong>
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It’s official, Kunle Solaja, Mark Gleeson are Africa’s most capped World Cup journalists

In a simple but impressive ceremony, Kunle Solaja along with 81 other journalists across the…

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<strong>Couple are covering Qatar 2022 World Cup as rivals</strong>
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Couple are covering Qatar 2022 World Cup as rivals

Every World Cup I have covered appears to present some form of human interest stories…

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How Maureen Mmadu’s name erroneously crept into FIFA Century list
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How Maureen Mmadu’s name erroneously crept into FIFA Century list

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has officially declared that former international Maureen…

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NFF put to rest, Maureen Mmadu 101 official match claim
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NFF put to rest, Maureen Mmadu 101 official match claim

Like Sports Village Square has always believed, Maureen Mmadu, a former Super Falcon player did…

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Eminent sports journalist, Effiong Nyong guns for governorship seat in Cross River
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Eminent sports journalist, Effiong Nyong guns for governorship seat in Cross River

Effiong Efa Nyong, who made waves as sports journalist on radio has thrown his hat…

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After heroic performance against at Old Trafford, Uzoho may be Man United-bound
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After heroic performance against at Old Trafford, Uzoho may be Man United-bound

Man United made hard work of it again against Omonia Nicosia but they have all…

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Obituary: African sports journalism legend,  Fekrou Kidane is dead
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Obituary: African sports journalism legend,  Fekrou Kidane is dead

The world of sports journalism was shocked by the sudden death of the extraordinary Fekrou…

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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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Sports enthusiast and president’s spokesman, Adesina gets national honour
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Sports enthusiast and president’s spokesman, Adesina gets national honour

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Like his childhood football hero, the late Muda Lawal, spokesman for Nigeria’s…

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President AIPS-Africa, Mitchel Obi honoured with doctorate degree
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President AIPS-Africa, Mitchel Obi honoured with doctorate degree

The St. Louis African University, Benin Republic, at the weekend conferred a Doctorate degree of…

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Soname, Awo and Remo Revolution!
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Soname, Awo and Remo Revolution!

BY EMEKA OBASI Let me begin by apologising to Kunle Soname, the man behind Remo…

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Covid-19 vaccination card is mandatory for media men at Remo Stars continental match
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Covid-19 vaccination card is mandatory for media men at Remo Stars continental match

Remo Stars Stadium gets a facelift ahead of first continental match in Ikenne
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Remo Stars Stadium gets a facelift ahead of first continental match in Ikenne

Ahead of Sunday’s potentially epic confrontation with Morocco’s military football club, the Association sportive des…

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BREAKING! Britain’s Queen Elizabeth is dead – Buckingham Palace
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BREAKING! Britain’s Queen Elizabeth is dead – Buckingham Palace

Queen Elizabeth, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch and the nation’s figurehead for seven decades, has died aged…

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Lagos SWAN congratulates Gafaar on reappointment, commends Sanwo-Olu on sports development
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Lagos SWAN congratulates Gafaar on reappointment, commends Sanwo-Olu on sports development

The leadership of the Lagos State Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (Lagos…

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Segun Odegbami: Nigeria’s all-time best number 7 lands on 7th decade milestone
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Segun Odegbami: Nigeria’s all-time best number 7 lands on 7th decade milestone

GBOYEGA OKEGBENRO This day, August 27th, exactly 70 years ago in 1952, a star was…

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