Barcelona, Real Madrid To Tour Nigeria

Abuja Football loving Nigerians have been promised a huge prospect of the Spanish La Liga big guns, FC Barcelona and Real Madrid visiting the country on a playing tour in a no distant time. President of La Liga, Javier Tebas gave the assurance over the weekend in Abuja during the official opening of the Nigeria…

As Team Nigeria Moves To Rio

President Muhammadu Buhari and other top officials of the Presidency bade the Nigerian team to the Rio De Janeiro Brazil Olympic Games goodbye on the night of Tuesday July 19, 2016 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, charging our athletes and officials to ensure that the good image of the country does not suffer as a…

Keshi: Burial Plans Out

After a torrid week in the history of Nigerian football during which two greats, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi and Shuaibu Amodu passed on, burial plans for Keshi is expected to commence this week with meetings to be held with various strata of government. Amodu was buried on Saturday according to Muslim rites. Indications have already emerged…

Our Parents Are Together Now — Keshi Jnr

The family of the late Stephen Keshi has responded to the amazing outpouring of grief that followed the football icon’s surprising death early last week. Speaking from Atlanta Georgia, Stephen Keshi Junior spoke on behalf of the family. “We’re still mourning our father, we’re still shocked and confused. Words can’t describe our feelings right now,…

FIFA Women’s World Cup: Falcons aim to win tournament

After winning nine of the eleven African championships so far, been to every FIFA Women’s World Cup since 1991, Nigeria are finally hoping to bring the World Cup trophy to Africa for the first time. The reigning African champions’ best performance in their six previous appearances at the global tournament was achieved at the 1999…

Under 20 World Cup: Ghana qualify for last 16

Ghana have qualified for the last 16 at New Zealand 2015 as Group B winners after a hard-fought 1-0 win over Panama at Auckland’s North Harbour Stadium. The Panamanians, who exit as a result of the defeat, were undone by a solitary Emmanuel Boateng goal, and missed a late penalty through Fidel Escobar. Ghana completely…