Category: Sports

Nigeria team’s shirt sold out in 3 minutes
September 10, 2019 |

Nigeria team’s shirt sold out in 3 minutes

The shirt of the African national football team is out of stock after only 3 minutes of opening orders online. Counterfeit shirts began to flood the market. The BBC quoted the Nigerian Football Confederation as saying that 3 million people had successfully ordered the team’s shirt on June 1. The registration system of the manufacturer […]

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Football commentary on Nigeria vs. Cameroon
August 26, 2019 |

Football commentary on Nigeria vs. Cameroon

Cameroon is the defending champion of CAN. But 2 years after the coronation, “The indomitable lion” has lost quite a lot of respect from the opponents. Today, Nigeria will assert that more clearly, by deposing Cameroon in the first knockout round. Coming to CAN 2019 with the mission to protect the throne, Cameroon again showed […]

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FIFA accepts steps taken by NFF to resolve crisis
September 10, 2014 |

FIFA accepts steps taken by NFF to resolve crisis

There is cheering news for Nigerian football as FIFA has accepted the moves made to enforce its request for the Chris Giwa-led faction to quit the Glass House and allow the general secretary take charge of affairs pending when new elections are held. This means that Nigeria will now be able to go ahead with […]

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Keshi has a grudge against us – Bafana Bafana coach
September 10, 2014 |

Keshi has a grudge against us – Bafana Bafana coach

South African coach, Ephraim ‘Shakes’ Mashaba  has claimed that Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi was aiming to beat the Bafana Bafana in today’s African Nations Cup qualifier, just to prove a point after he was snubbed by South Africa Football Association(SAFA) for their national coaching job. Keshi and Portuguese-born coach Carlos Queiroz were front runners […]

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Bafana duo want to end Super Eagles dominance
September 10, 2014 |

Bafana duo want to end Super Eagles dominance

The South African team has an excellent opportunity to dominate their Afcon qualifying group, if they can beat the Super Eagles at the Cape Town Stadium today Sibusiso Vilakazi , who inspired South Africa to a 3-0 victory against Sudan, has spoken to the media ahead of the mouthwatering tie against Nigeria. The PSL player […]

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Rooney believes Welbeck’s Arsenal move can help England
September 8, 2014 |

Rooney believes Welbeck’s Arsenal move can help England

Wayne Rooney believes Danny Welbeck’s move from Manchester United to Arsenal will have a positive effect on England’s striking options. Welbeck completed an estimated £16million switch to the Emirates Stadium on transfer deadline day after the arrivals of Radamel Falcao and Angel di Maria further limited his first-team chances under Louis van Gaal. He could […]

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Keshi: We can’t always win
September 8, 2014 |

Keshi: We can’t always win

Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has said his team are now pressed to win in South Africa on Wednesday after they fell 3-2 at home to Congo. South Africa are top of Group A after they won 3-0 in Sudan on Friday and they welcome the African champions in Cape Town. Keshi has now called for […]

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Fenerbahce part ways with Yobo
September 1, 2014 |

Fenerbahce part ways with Yobo

Former skipper of the Super Eagles, Joseph Yobo, is now a free agent from Turkish Super Lig club, Fenerbahce confirmed that he has been released. The club claims it parted ways with the defender, because of restriction in the number of foreign players. Yobo is now expected to be honoured at Fener’s first game of […]

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Investigation launched into Peter Odemwingie transfer
August 22, 2014 |

Investigation launched into Peter Odemwingie transfer

The transfer of Peter Odemwingie from West Bromwich Albion to Cardiff is being investigated by the Football Association. According to claims made in the Daily Mail, Odemwingie is embroiled in a legal dispute with Rob Segal, who represented him in that September 2013 move, over the payment of agents’ fees. The Nigeria striker’s subsequent January […]

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NFF Says There will be no elections on August 26
August 22, 2014 |

NFF Says There will be no elections on August 26

The Nigeria Football Federation has called on all Nigerians to discountenance a statement by the Chairman of NFF Electoral Committee, Mr. Amoni Biambo, to the effect that elections into the NFF Executive Committee will hold at the General Assembly of Tuesday, 26th August, 2014. “The statement must have been made in error. As far as […]

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