Kano Pillars Defender, Udoji Dies in Auto Crash

The management of Kano Pillars FC on Monday confirmed the death of their defender, Chinedu Udoji, who died in a ghastly auto crash in Kano late on Sunday. The Media Officer of the club,  Idris Malikwa, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Kano that the player was involved in a car accident after visiting his […]

Breaking: Sloppy Eagles Fail 4 – 0 to Morocco in CHAN Final

By Eric Elezuo The Super Eagles Sunday failed to win the CHAN Cup for the first time after they were beaten 4 – 0 by the host, Morocco. The floodgate of goals started at the stroke of 45 minutes after a goal mouth melee. The Super Eagles did not fare any better at the resumption […]

‘Why Aubameyang Joined Arsenal’

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says he will try to emulate Thierry Henry at Arsenal after sealing his move to the club, Skysports reports. Arsenal broke their club-record transfer fee to bring Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund, where he scored 98 league goals in 144 appearances for the German club, for a fee of around £60m. Aubameyang admitted he […]

Nigeria, Morocco Clash in CHAN Final

Nigeria on Wednesday beat  Sudan 1-0  to  face hosts Morocco in the final of the 2018 African Nations Championship on Sunday. Gabriel Okechukwu gave the Super Eagles the victory. Goalkeeper Ikechukwu  Ezenwa was injured in the 10th minute, forcing Nigeria assistant coach Salisu Yusuf, who is in charge of the CHAN 2018 assignment, to replace […]

Just In: Nigeria Qualify for CHAN Semi-Final, Beat Angola 2 – 1

The home based Super Eagles this evening came from a goal down to defeat the Angolan National team 2 – 1 in the ongoing Home Based African Cup of Nations. The Eagles equalised at the dot of 90 minutes to take the game to extra time before netting the second goal to end the hope […]

Deji Tinubu for Burial Tuesday…..see details

Deji Tinubu, the amiable sports personality and Special Adviser to Governor Ambode will be buried this Tuesday. According to a funeral programme made available to us, his journey home will begin with Muslim prayers. See details Deji Tinubu – Funeral Programme Muslim prayers @ the home at VI – Isiola Oyekan Close, off Adeleke Adedoyin […]

Google Honours Stephen Keshi on 56 Post Humous Birthday

By Eric Elezuo Renowned web search machine, Google, has today honoured late Nigeria’s Super Eagles Captain and coach, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi. He was born on January 23, 1962. Keshi, during his active days won two Nations Cup tournaments in 2004 and 2013 as a player/captain and as a coach respectively. The veteran sportsman, who argueably […]

2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Gathers Momentum As Tandoh Joins Committee

Determined to ensure that the 2018 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon is as successful as the last two editions, the newly appointed Executive Chairman of the Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr. Kwenku Tandoh, has joined the Organizing Committee. According to a statement signed by Access Bank Lagos City Marathon Director of Communications […]

Coutinho Moves to Barcelona in €160m Deal

Philippe Coutinho officially joined Barcelona on Monday, completing a move from Liverpool thought to be worth 160 million euros ($192 million), making it the third richest transfer in history. Coutinho, 25, signed a five-year contract in a ceremony alongside Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu. But minutes before he put pen to paper, the club said […]

Just In: Wenger Fined £40,000, Gets Three-match Touchline Ban

Arsene Wenger has been handed a three-match touchline ban and fined by the Football Association over comments he made about the refereeing of Sunday’s Premier League game against West Brom. In a separate case, the Arsenal boss has also been asked by English football’s governing body to provide his observations on what he said about […]

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