Category: Sports

Senegal and Guinea meet in U20 AFCON semifinal

Senegal will be out to bag a spot in the final of the 2017 U20 Africa Cup of Nations when they meet Guinea in the semifinals on Thursday. Joseph Koto’s men have...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Man Utd striker banned for three games for violent conduct

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has accepted a three-match ban for violent conduct for elbowing Bournemouth’s Tyrone Mings during Saturday’s 1-1 draw at Old Trafford. The...

Chelsea restore 10-point lead

Diego Costa and Eden Hazard scored as Chelsea beat West Ham 2-1 to extend their lead at the top of the Premier League to 10 points. It was the Blues’ 21st victory...

NPFL: Rivers United, MFM FC Defeat Opponents

It was a delightful match for Rivers United as they defeated defending champions Enugu Rangers on Sunday evening. The Nigerian south-south team, who finished second last...

Bellew Defeats Haye With 11th-round Stoppage

WBC cruiserweight champion, Tony Bellew, produced a superb upset to stop bitter rival David Haye in their heavyweight clash at London’s O2 Arena. The 34-year-old...

Lagos set to take over National Stadium

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said that the state government would ensure that the dilapidated National Stadium is turned into an enduring world class...

Nigeria Drawn In Group B For Beach Soccer World Cup

Nigeria’s beach soccer team have been drawn in group B of the 2017 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in the Bahamas. The Beach Eagles will play European representatives...

Nigerian govt endorses football chief Pinnick for CAF position

The Federal Government on Tuesday endorsed the President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Amaju Pinnick, to contest for an elective position in the Confederation of...

Nigeria to play friendlies in London

Nigeria has lined up international friendlies against Senegal and Burkina Faso in London in March. The Super Eagles will face the Teranga Lions on 23 March and the...

Vardy lifts Foxes to post-Ranieri win

Jamie Vardy scored twice as a revitalised Leicester City started life without sacked manager Claudio Ranieri by sinking Liverpool 3-1 on Monday to spark their Premier...