Thirty three years later, Nigeria record another 2-0 win at Lekan Salami Stadium
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Thirty three years later, Nigeria record another 2-0 win at Lekan Salami Stadium

History has repeated itself as Nigeria again secured a  2-0 win in a competitive international…

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Dollar and Naira rain fall on Olympic Eagles ahead of clash with Tanzania
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Dollar and Naira rain fall on Olympic Eagles ahead of clash with Tanzania

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State and the Nigeria Football Federation have changed the narratives…

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Togolese referee in charge of Plateau United home loss in 2020 and Remo Stars loss to ASFAR  to handle Saturday Nigeria game with Tanzania
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Paris 2024: Tanzania force Olympic Eagles to 1-1 draw
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Paris 2024: Tanzania force Olympic Eagles to 1-1 draw

Two penalties, one in each half and at opposing sides, guaranteed that Saturday’s Africa U23…

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Olympic Eagles intensify training ahead of Tanzania clash
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Olympic Eagles intensify training ahead of Tanzania clash

The U23 Boys’ National Team, otherwise known as Olympic Eagles, on Friday continued their build-up…

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Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles begin camping in Ibadan on Monday
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Nigeria’s Olympic Eagles begin camping in Ibadan on Monday

In preparation for their 2023 Africa U23 Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against Tanzania this…

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A Nigerian national football team returns to Lekan Salami Stadium after 33 years
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A Nigerian national football team returns to Lekan Salami Stadium after 33 years

Only once has a Nigerian football team played a competitive match at the Lekan Salami…

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Russian athletes who do not back invasion of Ukraine could return to competing 
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Russian athletes who do not back invasion of Ukraine could return to competing 

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is considering a return to competition of Russian athletes who…

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Egypt to apply to host 2036 Olympic Games
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Egypt to apply to host 2036 Olympic Games

Egypt will apply to host the Summer Olympic Games in 2036, the Egyptian youth and…

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Queen, only person to open two Olympic Games
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Queen, only person to open two Olympic Games

Queen Elizabeth II, the head of the Commonwealth, who opened the Olympic Games at Montreal…

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Fifty years on, Germany asks for forgiveness over 1972 Munich Games attacks
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Fifty years on, Germany asks for forgiveness over 1972 Munich Games attacks

Germany’s president asked for forgiveness on Monday for his country’s failure to protect Israeli athletes…

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 Road to 2024 Olympic Games football event begins on Thursday with U23 AFCON Qualifiers Draw
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 Road to 2024 Olympic Games football event begins on Thursday with U23 AFCON Qualifiers Draw

The draw for the qualifiers of the  U23 Africa Cup of Nations, Morocco 2023 will…

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Nigerian sports journalists in the diaspora gather to discuss ‘Future of Nigerian sports’ 
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Nigerian sports journalists in the diaspora gather to discuss ‘Future of Nigerian sports’ 

Former Super Falcons coach Sam Okpodu and  veteran journalist Dr Jonnie Isebor will be among…

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Former Olympic champion Mo Farah reveals real identity…trafficked to the UK as a child
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Former Olympic champion Mo Farah reveals real identity…trafficked to the UK as a child

Former Olympic champion Mo Farah revealed in an article published on Monday (July 11) he…

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IOC strips IBA rights to host boxing events of Paris 2024 Olympics
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IOC strips IBA rights to host boxing events of Paris 2024 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has stripped the International Boxing Association (IBA) of its rights…

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Mumini Alao gives front row account on Nigeria’s feat at Atlanta ‘96
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Mumini Alao gives front row account on Nigeria’s feat at Atlanta ‘96

It may have been 26 years since Nigeria’s biggest football feat in the world but…

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Bye, bye as Nigeria take two-year sabbatical leave from international basketball
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Bye, bye as Nigeria take two-year sabbatical leave from international basketball

Nigeria’s basketball teams, D’Tigers and D’Tigress which have been sensational on the continent and the…

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Salisu Yusuf bounces back as CHAN Eagles’ head coach
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Salisu Yusuf bounces back as CHAN Eagles’ head coach

Salisu Yusuf Almost four years after being sidelined as the head coach of the home-based…

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China asked Russia to delay Ukraine invasion until after Olympics 
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China asked Russia to delay Ukraine invasion until after Olympics 

Senior Chinese officials told senior Russian officials in early February not to invade Ukraine before…

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Lagos SWAN celebrates Fabio Lanipekun at 80
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Lagos SWAN celebrates Fabio Lanipekun at 80

Lagos State Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria has joined members of the…

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Factbox: Sports react to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine
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Factbox: Sports react to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

 A summary of some measures taken by sports federations following the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC)…

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