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Super Falconets sleep at Turkish Airport

Nigeria’s Super Falconets have been pictured sleeping on chairs and the floors of the airport in Istanbul, Turkey, on their way back home. The team was knocked out of the quarter finals of the 2022 Under-20 Women’s World Cup by Netherlands on Sunday. The Super Eagles former media officer, Colin …

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NDDC U-17 Peace Cup: Eguavoen, Esin discover new talent

Ex International  Augustine Eguavoen and Etim Esin have commended Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) for sponsoring the Under-17 Football Tournament for youth in the region, saying new talents who would make the nation proud have been spotted. The old stars, who made the observations at the opening of the tournament …

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SWAN calls for inclusion in National Sports Commission board

The Chairman of the Sports Writers’ Association of Nigeria (SWAN) FCT chapter, Bunmi Haruna has called for the inclusion of the body on the National Sports Commission (NSC) board. The newly elected chairman stated this in his presentation at the Senate Committee on Sports public hearing on the bill seeking …

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Villarreal Beat Manchester United To Win Europa League

Villarreal stunned Manchester United after a marathon penalty shoot-out, with goalkeeper David de Gea missing the last spot-kick, in the Europa League final to lift their first-ever major trophy on Wednesday in Gdansk. It finished 1-1 after 120 minutes as Gerard Moreno put the unfancied Spaniards ahead in the 29th …

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Tottenham spurs Manager, Jose Mourinho sacked

The Manager of Tottenham Hotspurs, Jose Mourinho has been sacked on Monday morning. The club made the announcement on its website. It further went to state that Jose Mourinho, and his coaching staff Joao Sacramento, Nuno Santos,  Carlos Lalin and Giovanni have also been relieved of their jobs. The club …

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FAME Foundation signs MOU with FCT Football association

  FAME Foundation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with FCT Football Association, under the PLAY it DREAM it Initiative. The project is meant to mentor and equip under-served and Internally Displaced Girls within the FCT with life skills, which in turn will result in the education of the …

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Buhari congratulates Ex- eagles coach at 70

  Victoria Ogunrinde President Muhammadu Buhari, has felicitated with former coach of the Super Eagles, Christian Chukwu, on his 70th birthday. The President in a statement on Wednesday by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, described Chukwu as Multi-talented and disciplined. President Buhari in his congratulatory mesaage …

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COVID- 19 : CAF President test positive

Victoria Ogunrinde The President of the Confederation of African Football, Mr Ahmad Ahmad, has tested positive for COVID-19. This was disclosed in a statement on the website of the continental football governing body on Friday. The statement read, “The president after his arrival to Cairo on Oct. 28, presented mild …

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Pinnick Impeached As CAF First Vice President

Samoura will be in charge for an initial six-month period due to begin on August 1, with her team responsible to carry out a “full forensic audit” of CAF, whose President Ahmad Ahmad is facing an allegation of corruption. President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Mr Amaju Pinnick, has …

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Tunisia Win On Penalties To End 54-Year Dominance By Ghana

Tunisia defeated Ghana 5-4 on penalties Monday with Ferjani Sassi converting the decisive spot-kick to end a 54-year Africa Cup of Nations losing streak against the Black Stars. After a 1-1 draw following extra time in Ismailia, Tunisia scored from all five penalties while Ghana substitute Caleb Ekusan had his …

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Nigeria Defeat Guinea To Reach AFCON Last 16

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have defeated Guinea to become the first team to reach the last 16 at the 2019 African Cup of Nations. The Super Eagles qualified for the next stage after a Kenneth Omeruo strike gave them a 1-0 victory over Guinea, taking their points tally to six in …

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Liverpool’s €109million windfall from UEFA

For winning the UEFA Champions League on Saturday, Liverpool will pocket €108.9 million, while finalists Tottenham Hotspur will take €104million. According to UEFA’s distribution formula, Liverpool will get €15.5m participation bonus, #8.1 million for winning three group games, €35.3 million from market pool, €9.5 million for reaching the Round of …

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