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Jonathan receives Super Falcons

Jonathan receives Super Falcons

President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday welcomed the Super Falcons who just won the African Women Championship. The president also fixed an official reception for November 5. The Nigerian players beat their Cameroon counterparts 2-0 in the final game that was played last Saturday in Windoek, Namibia. That win made it a record seventh time win for the Falcons. Speaking while ... Read More »

JayJay Okocha and wife celebrate 17th wedding anniversary

JayJay Okocha and wife celebrate 17th wedding anniversary

17 years and still going strong! Ex Nigerian captain, Austin JayJay Okocha and his beautiful wife, Nkechi celebrated their 17th wedding anniversary yesterday, October 2014. It also coincided with her birthday. Last year she treated her to a lavish 40th birthday ceremony and gave her a brand new white mercedes G-wagon as a present. 220 total views, no views today Like ... Read More »

Suarez credits Rodgers

Suarez credits Rodgers

London – Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has heralded Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers for finding the perfect tactical system for him during the two years they worked together at Anfield. Rodgers introduced a slick, passing style following his arrival from Swansea City in 2012 and Suarez was one of the chief beneficiaries, scoring 61 goals during his last two seasons on ... Read More »

Chelsea star John Obi Mikel ‘assaulted Nigerian journalist who asked him for an interview’

Chelsea star John Obi Mikel ‘assaulted Nigerian journalist who asked him for an interview’

Chelsea star John Obi Mikel allegedly assaulted a female journalist who asked him for an interview while on international duty with Nigeria. Mikel was apparently leaving a training session with his national team when the reporter from KISS FM in Abuja approached him. She is said to have asked the Blues midfielder for an interview to discuss Nigeria’s forthcoming matches ... Read More »

Breaking News: NFF sacks Coach Stephen Keshi

Breaking News: NFF sacks Coach Stephen Keshi

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has sacked Stephen Keshi, coach of the country’s national team, the Super Eagles. The Cable reports that the decision was made Wednesday night by the executive committee of the newly constituted Nigeria Football Federation, at a meeting at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja. Keshi, will now be replaced by Shaibu Amodu, a former coach of the team. ... Read More »

Nigerian football is long dead, gone —Okocha

Nigerian football is long dead, gone —Okocha

A former skipper of the Super Eagles, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, has expressed disappointment with the senior national team, over the 1-0 loss to Sudan in the African Cup of Nations Qualifiers in Khartoum on Saturday. The two-time BBC African Footballer of the Year described the defeat as confirming his worst fears that “football is long dead and gone” in ... Read More »

Journalists, fans demand Keshi’s sacking

Journalists, fans demand Keshi’s sacking

The umbrella body of all managers of sports in the Nigerian media Guild of Sports Editors, has called for the immediate removal of Stephen Keshi as caretaker coach of the Super Eagles following Saturday’s disgraceful loss to Sudan in a 2015 AFCON qualifier n Khartoun. The body wants the new executive committee of the Nigeria Football Federation to ask Keshi ... Read More »

UEFA set to change Champions League seeding system, league winners to enter Pot One

UEFA set to change Champions League seeding system, league winners to enter Pot One

UEFA General Secretary Gianni Infantino, has revealed that changes will be made to their Champions League seeding system, before next season. English, Spanish and German teams have dominated Pot One in recent years, but with this new proposal, the winner of the top seven leagues in Europe and the defending champions will be in the top pot. Clubs are currently ... Read More »

Arsenal Sign £16m Danny Welbeck from Man Utd

Arsenal Sign £16m Danny Welbeck from Man Utd

Arsenal confirms striker Danny Welbeck has signed a long-term contract from Manchester United for an undisclosed fee. Speculation had been rife in the latter hours of the summer transfer deadline day that both clubs have agreed a fee in the region £16m. 197 total views, no views today Like this:Like Loading... Read More »

Man Utd Sign Radamel Falcao on a Season-Long Loan

Man Utd Sign Radamel Falcao on a Season-Long Loan

Manchester United have announced the signing of Radamel Falcao on a one-year loan deal from AS Monaco with an option to buy at the end of the period. The Premier League club have not revealed the actual figures of the transfer, which is reportedly worth £6m with the permanent purchase option set to cost €55m (£43.5m) at the end of ... Read More »

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