Friday, July 20, 2018
By Segun Odegbami Were Chief Obafemi Awolowo to wake up from his place of eternal rest and see what has become of the Western Region of Nigeria, one of the places that would make him wail the loudest would be...
By Segun Odegbami The ‘Chief Justice’ of Nigerian football, distinguished legal luminary and Member of the Order of the Niger (MON), Chief Adokie Amiesimaka was the one who called me up and reminded me it was 38 years to the...
Unai Emery is starting a new chapter in his career after being appointed Arsenal head coach on May 23, and the Spaniard will do so while leaning heavily on the members of backroom staff who have been with him...
By Eric Elezuo While the Super Eagles of Nigeria were busy beating Iceland, they were giving the Albiceleste of Argentina hope to live and fight another day. Consequently, both teams will be meeting in a make or mar encounter this evening...
Defending champions Real Madrid will face Bayern Munich in the semi-finals of the Champions League while Liverpool play AS Roma in a repeat of the 1984 final. Cristiano Ronaldo’s Real will go to Bayern’s Allianz Arena for the first leg...
British-born Nigerian boxer, Anthony Joshua, on Saturday defeated New Zealander Joseph Parker in a world heavyweight title bout at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. It was a unanimous points win for Joshua after two judges gave the fight it...
Arsenal will face Atletico Madrid in the semi-finals of the Europa League in a mouth-watering clash of two big clubs that have taken a backseat in their domestic leagues in recent years. French club Marseille will play FC Salzburg, a...
Nigeria has moved five places up, now 47th in the world and sixth in Africa with 635 points in the April FIFA/Coca-Cola rankings released on Thursday. In the previous rankings, Nigeria was on 52nd position with 609 points. Meanwhile, Tunisia is the highest...
Real Madrid of Spain has beaten Liverpool to win its third consecutive Champions League trophy. Gareth Bale came from the bench to score a brace to secure Madrid's Champions League invincibility. Madrid took the lead early in the second half when...
Cristiano Ronaldo insists Juventus should have no complaints about the dramatic late penalty he scored to send Real Madrid into the Champions League semi-finals. Ronaldo held his nerve at the Santiago Bernabeu to score and seal a 4-3 aggregate triumph...

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