AMOKACHI DONATES FOOD ITEMS TO KADUNA RESIDENTS
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AMOKACHI DONATES FOOD ITEMS TO KADUNA RESIDENTS

Nigerian Football Ambassador and former Super Eagles Striker, Daniel Amokachi has brought huge relieve to thousands of Kaduna residents by distributing food items and other provisions to wade…

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ODION IGHALO MAKES LAST-DITCH SHANGHAI SHENHUA PLEA TO REMAIN AT MAN UTD
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ODION IGHALO MAKES LAST-DITCH SHANGHAI SHENHUA PLEA TO REMAIN AT MAN UTD

Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo is due to return to China next week. But he carries two heavy burdens. The first is the fears of returning to the breading ground…

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BEREAVED  VICTOR OSIMHEN ARRIVES IN LAGOS
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BEREAVED VICTOR OSIMHEN ARRIVES IN LAGOS

Victor Osimhen who lost his father on Saturday night has arrived in Nigeria. It was gathered that the Lille star arrived with three other national team players aboard…

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TESLIM BALOGUN STADIUM COMMISSIONING ALSO MARKS THUNDER BALOGUN’S WIFE’S MEMORIAL
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TESLIM BALOGUN STADIUM COMMISSIONING ALSO MARKS THUNDER BALOGUN’S WIFE’S MEMORIAL

BY KUNLE SOLAJA It is 22 years since Alhaja Mulikat Balogun, wife of Nigerian football legend, Thunder’ Balogun passed on.  On this date, 25 May 2007, nine years…

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ONIGBINDE EXTOLS VIRTUES OF ‘THUNDER’ BALOGUN’S WIFE
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ONIGBINDE EXTOLS VIRTUES OF ‘THUNDER’ BALOGUN’S WIFE

The first Nigerian to take the Super Eagles of Nigeria to the FIFA World Cup finals, Coach Adegboye Onigbinde, has extolled the virtues the wife of the late…

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MYSTERY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S GOAL AT FRANCE ‘98
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MYSTERY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S GOAL AT FRANCE ‘98

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Tijani Babangida scored just one goal at the World Cup. It was in the Super Eagles’ 4-1 loss to Denmark at the Round of 16…

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IT’S 26TH ANNIVERSARY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S DEBUT FOR SUPER EAGLES
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IT’S 26TH ANNIVERSARY OF TIJANI BABANGIDA’S DEBUT FOR SUPER EAGLES

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Stocky Tijani Babangida was possibly the last player to be eliminated in the final list of Nigeria’s squad to the 1994 World Cup. He later…

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END OF THE ROAD FOR ODION IGHALO’S MAN UTD ADVENTURE
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END OF THE ROAD FOR ODION IGHALO’S MAN UTD ADVENTURE

With barely days to the end of the deal Odion Ighalo’s  Chinese club, Shanghai Shenshua, had with Manchester United,  the Premiership side have hit a brick wall in…

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LILLE OFFERS OSIMHEN PRIVATE JET TO BE WITH FAMILY
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LILLE OFFERS OSIMHEN PRIVATE JET TO BE WITH FAMILY

French Ligue 1 side Lille OSC has offered bereaved Nigerian striker, Victor Osimhen, a private jet to bring him back home and be with his family and probably…

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NFF CONDOLES WITH VICTOR OSIMHEN OVER DAD’S DEATH
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NFF CONDOLES WITH VICTOR OSIMHEN OVER DAD’S DEATH

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has reached out to Super Eagles’ forward, Victor Osimhen who lost his father. Reports have it that Pa Patrick Osimhen, 80, died in…

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LILLE AND SUPER EAGLES’ STRIKER, VICTOR OSIMHEN IS BEREAVED!
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LILLE AND SUPER EAGLES’ STRIKER, VICTOR OSIMHEN IS BEREAVED!

Super Eagles and French Ligue 1 striker, Victor Osimhen is berieved having lost his father, Patrick Osimhen on Saturday night. The 80-year old and father of seven, reportedly…

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ARSENAL BOSS, ARTETA TARGETS NIGERIAN BORN MANUEL AKANJI
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ARSENAL BOSS, ARTETA TARGETS NIGERIAN BORN MANUEL AKANJI

After Nwankwo Kanu and Alex Iwobi, another player of Nigerian parentage may be heading to Arsenal.  The Premier League side are reportedly lining up for Manuel Obafemi Akanji,…

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TODAY IS SAMUEL OKWARAJI’S 56TH POSTHUMOUS BIRTHDAY
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TODAY IS SAMUEL OKWARAJI’S 56TH POSTHUMOUS BIRTHDAY

If Samuel Okwaraji, the fallen Nigeria midfield footballer were alive, he would have been 56 years old today as he was born on 19 May 1964. Last year,…

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DESPITE VICTOR MOSES ‘ ‘#BACKTOWORK” POST, ITALIAN SERIE A RESTART IS DELAYED TILL JUNE 14
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DESPITE VICTOR MOSES ‘ ‘#BACKTOWORK” POST, ITALIAN SERIE A RESTART IS DELAYED TILL JUNE 14

Even as Nigeria’s Inter Milan player Victor Moses posted on twitter, a picture of himself training alone on the a field, the Italian Football Federation (FIGC)  has announced)…

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DECEASED NFF BOARD MEMBER, OKENWA, FOR BURIAL ON JUNE 10
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DECEASED NFF BOARD MEMBER, OKENWA, FOR BURIAL ON JUNE 10

The Nigeria Football Federation has received notice from the Enugu State Football Association that Chidi Ofo Okenwa, a Member of the NFF Executive Committee who died on 5th…

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TAIWO AWONIYI LEADS MAINZ COME-BACK EXPLOITS IN 2-2 DRAW WITH COLOGNE
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TAIWO AWONIYI LEADS MAINZ COME-BACK EXPLOITS IN 2-2 DRAW WITH COLOGNE

Nigeria’s Taiwo Awoniyi was the hero as Mainz 05 came from two-goal down to secure a 2-2 draw with hosts, Cologne on Sunday as the German Bundesliga resumes.…

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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 as the Confederation of African Football (CAF) begins the disbursement of financial rewards…

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VIDEO: ADEMOLA LOOKMAN’S SHOT AT CAMERAMAN HEADLINES BUNDELISGA RESTART
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VIDEO: ADEMOLA LOOKMAN’S SHOT AT CAMERAMAN HEADLINES BUNDELISGA RESTART

Ademola Lookman pulled off the impressive feat of hitting one of the few cameramen inside the almost-empty Red Bull Arena in the head with a ball upon the…

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FIVE NIGERIANS WARM-UP FOR ACTION AS GERMAN BUNDESLIGA RESUMES
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FIVE NIGERIANS WARM-UP FOR ACTION AS GERMAN BUNDESLIGA RESUMES

BY BASSEY IBIATISUHO Five Nigerians will be in action this Saturday 16 May when the Germany’s top division football league the resumes after over two months of suspension…

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NIGERIA’S DUO OF ANTHONY JOSHUA AND ODION IGHALO RATED AMONG 18 RICHEST SPORTS STARS!
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NIGERIA’S DUO OF ANTHONY JOSHUA AND ODION IGHALO RATED AMONG 18 RICHEST SPORTS STARS!

Two Nigerians have been rated among the richest sports stars of the world who are aged 30 or under.  According to a list unveiled by Sunday Times in…

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PREMIERSHIP REFEREE ACCUSES MIKEL OBI OF MAKING WRONG ACCUSATIONS
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PREMIERSHIP REFEREE ACCUSES MIKEL OBI OF MAKING WRONG ACCUSATIONS

Mark Clattenburg has refereed the world’s greatest players and taken charge of the biggest matches, including finals of the European Championship, Champions League and FA Cup. He is…

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