Category Archives: SPORTS

BREAKING: Nigeria-Brazil Match May Be Called Off

The much- anticipated international friendly match between Nigeria and Brazil in Singapore on October 13th may be called off at the last minute unless the organisers are able to sort out the travelling arrangement of the Nigerian delegation. Our correspondent

JUST IN: Former Dream Team Captain, Promise Isaac Dies At 31

Promise Isaac, who captained Nigeria to the 2008 Olympic silver medal and scored 79 goals in 11 professional seasons in Turkey, died late Wednesday after collapsing at his apartment gym in Austin, Texas, authorities said. He was 31. Bold was

PHOTOS: ICPC Seals Houses Owned By NFF President Pinnick, Dikko

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has sealed the houses of two top officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Those affected are the NFF President, Mr Amaju Pinnick, and the Second Vice President of the

Ronald Claims 10th Portuguese Player of the Year Award

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is far from closing shop on accumulation of awards both home and abroad. The former Real Madrid ace added another feather to his cap after clinching his 10th Portuguese Player of the year award. The 34-year-old

BREAKING: 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League Draw

BREAKING: 2019/2020 UEFA Champions League Draw

Group A:              PSG, Real Madrid, Club Brugge, Galatasaray Group B               Bayern Munich, Tottenham Hotspurs, Olympiacos  Crvena Zvezda Group C:              Manchester City,  Shakhtar Donetsk  GNK Dinamo  Atalanta Group D:              Juventus  Atlético Madrid, Bayer Leverkusen Lokomotiv Moskva Group E:              Liverpool, SSC

Zenith Bank Celebrates D’Tigress On Back-to-Back AfroBasket Championship Victory

Zenith Bank Plc, the sole sponsor of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress, for emerging champions of the FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal, defeating the host nation 60-55 points in the

FIFA Bans Siasia for Life Over Bribe, Match Manipulation

Samson Siasia has been banned for life by FIFA after being found guilty over bribery and manipulation of matches. The former Super Eagles of Nigeria coach has been banned from all football-related activities over attempts to rig matches at international

Ruiz Denies Saudi Arabia Rematch with Anthony Joshua

Ruiz Denies Saudi Arabia Rematch with Anthony Joshua

Insists on fight taking place in New York Unified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr has said that he has not signed to fight Anthony Joshua in Saudi Arabia and hopes their rematch is in New York. A 7 December

ZENITH BANK HAILS D’TIGRESS ON QUARTERFINAL QUALIFICATION

Zenith Bank Plc, the sole sponsor of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress for their exploits at the ongoing FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal. Speaking on the progress of the team

Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz Jr: Rematch In Saudi Arabia December 7

The rematch between former World Heavyweight Champion, Anthony Joshua and the reigning Word Heavyweight Champion, Andy Ruiz Jr will hold in Saudi Arabia on December 7, 2019. The December 7 fight, dubbed ‘Clash on the Dunes’, will see Joshua trying