Friday, 15 November, 2019

Category: Sports

Former Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia, has said that his team of lawyers are currently working to appeal a ban slammed on him by FIFA on Friday. The world football governing body had on Friday placed a life ban on Read more…

FIFA on Friday banned former Nigeria Football Federation official Samson Siasia for life after the body’s ethics panel found him guilty of taking bribes in connection with match fixing. In a statement, the adjudicatory chamber of FIFA’s independent ethics committee Read more…

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr Festus Keyamo, says the chapter of the party in Delta State was formed at his house in Effurun. He stated this while he was being screened as a ministerial nominee by Read more…

According to a press statement by Ademola Olajire, NFF’s media director, Amaju Pinnick’s tenure as the first vice president of CAF was not extended at the 32nd Executive Congress held at Marriot Hotel, Cairo in Egypt, on Thursday. “In line Read more…

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has announced his retirement from the national team. The 32-year-old retired after the Super Eagles of Nigeria took the third position at the 2019 AFCON. In a post on his verified Instagram handle, he said, Read more…

Super Eagles Need  A Better Goalkeeper- Disu A fresh and urgent call has gone out to the handlers of Nigeria’s senior national football team, the Super Eagles on the need to get a better goalkeeper for the team. The call was made Read more…

Nigeria winger Ahmed Musa is proud of his teammates despite losing a AFCON 2019 semi final battle to Algeria. The Super Eagles suffered a 2-1 defeat to the Desert Foxes on Sunday as Algeria head to the final against Senegal. Read more…

The forwards may make their much-awaited Afcon bows when Gernot Rohr’s men face the Foxes in Sunday’s semi-final Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr confirmed he will be parading a full strength squad in Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against Algeria, but it remains to Read more…

Barcelona have confirmed the signing of  Antoine Griezmann in a deal worth €120 million from Atletico Madrid. The deal was confirmed on the club’s official Twitter page after Barca paid the €120 million buyout clause to release Antoine Griezmann from his former Read more…

Nigeria have moved two places up the FIFA Women’s rankings, following their first ‘Round of 16’ appearance at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in 20 years. The rankings were released on FIFA’s website on Friday. The African champions are now Read more…