WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS: NEYMAR HAT-TRICK HELPS BRAZIL TO 4-2 WIN OVER PERU
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WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS: NEYMAR HAT-TRICK HELPS BRAZIL TO 4-2 WIN OVER PERU

A hat-trick from Neymar helped Brazil to a 4-2 victory over Peru in a 2022…

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LATE GOAL GIVES ARGENTINA 2-1 WIN OVER BOLIVIA IN WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS
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LATE GOAL GIVES ARGENTINA 2-1 WIN OVER BOLIVIA IN WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS

A late goal from Joaquin Correa helped Argentina come from behind to beat Bolivia 2-1…

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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT TO HONOUR 60 SPORTS ICONS THIS FRIDAY
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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT TO HONOUR 60 SPORTS ICONS THIS FRIDAY

All is now set to honour  60 Nigerian sports icons and  personalities that have won laurels …

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AMAZING FACTS: 16 TAKE AWAYS AHEAD OF NIGERIA-TUNISIA FRIENDLY MATCH
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AMAZING FACTS: 16 TAKE AWAYS AHEAD OF NIGERIA-TUNISIA FRIENDLY MATCH

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Duels of Nigeria and Tunisia are often fiercely contested. So fierce that…

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: CHRISTIAN CHUKWU PLAYS LAST INTERNATIONAL MATCH
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: CHRISTIAN CHUKWU PLAYS LAST INTERNATIONAL MATCH

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. No matter the way it is ordered, today’s date has a rhythm…

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LIONEL MESSI PENALTY GIVES ARGENTINA WINNING START OVER ECUADOR
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LIONEL MESSI PENALTY GIVES ARGENTINA WINNING START OVER ECUADOR

Argentina got their World Cup qualifying campaign off to the perfect start on Thursday (Oct…

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SPAIN AND PORTUGAL IN JOINT BID FOR 2030 FIFA WORLD CUP
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SPAIN AND PORTUGAL IN JOINT BID FOR 2030 FIFA WORLD CUP

BY MICHAEL HOUSTON Spain and Portugal have announced an official joint bid for the 2030…

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HOW NIGERIA’S INTERNATIONAL DEBUT ANNIVERSARY BRINGS LUCK
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HOW NIGERIA’S INTERNATIONAL DEBUT ANNIVERSARY BRINGS LUCK

BY KUNLE SOLAJA It is 71 years today since the Nigerian national football team made…

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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!
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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Lead writer of the Sports Village Square takes a peep down memory…

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GERNOT ROHR DREAMS QATAR 2022 WORLD CUP QUARTERFINALS WITH SUPER EAGLES
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GERNOT ROHR DREAMS QATAR 2022 WORLD CUP QUARTERFINALS WITH SUPER EAGLES

Nigeria’s manager, Gernot Rohr had his debut World Cup appearance two years ago when he…

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FRANK DE BOER TIPPED TO REPLACE BARCA BOSS AS NEW NETHERLANDS COACH
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FRANK DE BOER TIPPED TO REPLACE BARCA BOSS AS NEW NETHERLANDS COACH

Frank de Boer has emerged as the most likely candidate to be named coach of…

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ANOTHER CAMEROON’S WORLD CUP HERO DIES
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ANOTHER CAMEROON’S WORLD CUP HERO DIES

Barely two months after losing the legendary their captain to the memorable Italia ’90 World…

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INFANTINO CONCERNED BY DELAYS TO FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING
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INFANTINO CONCERNED BY DELAYS TO FIFA WORLD CUP QUALIFYING

  FIFA President Gianni Infantino has admitted he is concerned by delays to qualifiers for…

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MESSI MAY MISS EL CLASICO
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MESSI MAY MISS EL CLASICO

For the first time since 2018, Lionel Messi may not feature in the globally followed…

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EX- GENERAL SECRETARY VALCKE COMPLAINS OF FINANCIAL PROBLEMS SINCE LOSING FIFA JOB
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EX- GENERAL SECRETARY VALCKE COMPLAINS OF FINANCIAL PROBLEMS SINCE LOSING FIFA JOB

Jérôme Valcke told a Swiss court of his financial difficulties since being sacked from his…

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FORMER SUPER EAGLE, RABIU AFOLABI DEVASTATED ABOUT MOTHER’S DEATH
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FORMER SUPER EAGLE, RABIU AFOLABI DEVASTATED ABOUT MOTHER’S DEATH

Former Super Eagles defender, Rabiu Afolabi is grieving over the loss of his mother, Alhaja…

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PSG CHAIRMAN ON TRIAL FOR INCITING EX-FIFA SEC-GEN TO COMMIT FRAUD
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PSG CHAIRMAN ON TRIAL FOR INCITING EX-FIFA SEC-GEN TO COMMIT FRAUD

Former FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke and the chairman of Qatar-based media group BeIN Sports,…

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FIFA ON TRIAL AS VALCKE, AL-KHELAIFI CASE BEGINS IN SWISS COURT
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FIFA ON TRIAL AS VALCKE, AL-KHELAIFI CASE BEGINS IN SWISS COURT

FIFA’s disgraced former secretary general Jerome Valcke and Paris Saint-Germain chief Nasser Al-Khelaifi go on…

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KWARA STADIUM MAY BE NAMED AFTER RASHIDI YEKINI
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KWARA STADIUM MAY BE NAMED AFTER RASHIDI YEKINI

Steps are underway to rename the Kwara State Stadium in Ilorin after Rashidi Yekini. This…

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FROM FOES TO FRIENDS; SUAREZ CALLS JUVE CAPTAIN HE BIT AT BRAZIL 2014
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FROM FOES TO FRIENDS; SUAREZ CALLS JUVE CAPTAIN HE BIT AT BRAZIL 2014

It’s been six years since the infamous biting of Italian player, Giorgio Chiellini by Uruguayan…

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TODAY IN HISTORY: NIGERIA DEBUT IN WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS
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TODAY IN HISTORY: NIGERIA DEBUT IN WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS

BY KUNLE SOLAJA.   It is 60 years today since the Nigeria football team made…

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