Category: Sports

2019 All African Games draw: Nigeria, South Africa rekindle rivalry in Morocco

| July 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Two-time winners Nigeria will face South Africa, Cameroon and Zambia in Group B at this year’s All African Games women’s football tournament in Morocco. Following the draw held at Caf headquarters in Cairo, hosts nation Morocco will square up against Equatorial Guinea, Mali and Algeria in Group A. In February, Caf issued automatic qualification tickets to […]

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Super Eagles’ debt settled ahead of Madagascar game

| July 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

With a few hours to Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) clash against Madagascar, Nigeria’s national team players have been paid their outstanding bonuses and allowances. The buildup to Wednesday’s clash with Guinea had suffered a setback as a bonus row grabbed the headlines, with players boycotting the pre-match conference and arrived late for training. […]

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What I’ll do if reappointed sports minister – Dalung

| July 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

What I’ll do if reappointed sports minister — Dalung The immediate past Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has reeled out his agenda if he gets the nod of President Muhammadu Buhari to continue in his former role. In an interview with The Punch, Mr. Dalung dismissed suggestions that the crisis that characterised his […]

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HONOURING CLASS OF 94 GOOD FOR NIGERIA’S IMAGE

| July 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Top players agent and President of FC Ebeide FC, Churchil Oliseh has said the recent honouring of Class of 94 Super Eagles by the Nigeria Football Federation is good PR for Nigeria.   Several major actors were crowned by the NFF last week at Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos, with several dignitaries from Government, FIFA […]

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Mikel Obi must SAVE the Super Eagles and His Legacy, as Rohr is Failing

| July 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

(Top L-R) Nigeria’s goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa, Nigeria’s forward Odion Ighalo, Nigeria’s defender William Ekong, Nigeria’s defender Leon Balogun, Nigeria’s midfielder John Ogu, Nigeria’s midfielder John Obi Mikel, (Bottom L-R) Nigeria’s midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo, Nigeria’s forward Ahmed Musa, Nigeria’s defender Olaoluwa Aina, Nigeria’s forward Samuel Kalu and Nigeria’s defender Chidozie Awaziem pose before the 2019 Africa […]

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