Sunday, January 20, 2019
Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Ambassador Olufemi Abikoye Saturday, hosted the victorious Super Falcons to a dinner as promised. The senior female team defeated the Bayana Bayana of South Africa to lift the 11th Women African Cup of Nations (AWCON)...
By Eric Elezuo The Super Falcons of Nigeria have won its ninth African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) trophy. The Super Falcons out scored their South African counterparts by 4 - 2 in a penalty shootout in the game played at...
Cameroon beat Mali, 4-2, to emerge the third place winner of the ongoing African Women Cup of Nations, holding in Ghana. The Lionesses goals were fromThérèse Abbas, who scored two goals, Gabrielle Aboudi and Christine Mania. With this victory, Cameroon has...
Nigeria’s Ahmed Musa, Asisat Oshoala were on Friday announced as nominees of the Confederation of African Football 2018 awards. The list of nominees was released on Friday. Other Nigerians on the list include Alex Iwobi, Onome Ebi, Francisca Ordega, Desire Oparanozia, Odion...
A hat-trick from Asisat Oshoala helped the Super Falcons to a 6-0 whipping of Equatorial Guinea to advance to the semi-finals of the 11th AWCON in Ghana. South Africa and Zambia drew 1-1 in the group’s other match in Accra...
Nigeria have qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, following a 1-1 draw with South Africa on Saturday. The Super Eagles travelled for the game as group leaders with nine points, with the Bafana Bafana second with eight. Gernot Rohr’s...
Ahead of the AFCON qualifying match between Nigeria and South Africa, set for this weekend, former Nigerian footballer, George Finidi, has given his prediction about the outcome of the match. The former Super Eagles right winger stated that Nigeria has...
The Super Eagles have arrived at the city of Johannesburg ahead of their AFCON qualifiers match with South Africa, come Sunday. Following their arrival, Super Eagles’ assistant coach, Imama Amapakoba, stated, “We are here for business and to seal the...
Thais have reacted with shock and anger after a 13-year-old boxer died during a charity bout, reviving calls for a ban on fights between children in the brutal Muay Thai martial art. Thai boxing is hugely popular in the country...
Interim Real Madrid manager Santiago Solari was appointed permanent coach on Monday after overseeing a startling upturn in the European champions’ fortunes since he stepped in to replace Julen Lopetegui. “Everything is in order. Real Madrid have worked out his...

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