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France 2018 World Cup Draws: Germany coach wary of Nigeria

Germany coach Maren Meinert has described Nigeria’s U-20 Women team (Falconets) as a strong opponent full of grit and spunk. Reacting to the France 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup draw that pitched two time silver winning Nigeria and the ...

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EjideI -deserve a place in Russia-bound Eagles

I deserve a place in Russia-bound Eagles – Ejide On March 9, 20186:34 amIn News, Sports0 Comments Experienced Hapoel Hadera of Israel and Nigeria goalkeeper, Austin Ejide has voiced his desire for a role in the Super Eagles Russia 2018 ...

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IAAF $150,000 was spent by Nigerian officials

Fresh facts have emerged on how the $150,000, which world athletics ruling body (IAAF) sent to the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) was spent.There have been conflicting reports since the alleged ‘disappearance’ of the money, which the IAAF erroneously sent ...

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‘African championship a good test for Commonwealth Games bound wrestlers’

President of the Muaythai Federation of Nigeria, Comrade Paul Egonu has described the country’s performance at the just-concluded African Wrestling Championships in Port Harcourt as a sign of what would happen at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.Arguing that the ...

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Arsenal beats AC Milan 2-0 at San Siro

Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey puts the ball into an empty net after rounding AC Milan’s goalkeeper, Gianluigi Donnarumma during their UEFA Europa League round of 16 first-leg match against AC Milan at the ‘San Siro Stadium’ in Milan…yesterday. PHOTO: AFP. Arsenal ...

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Kaduna Golf club’s huge honour for Omoluwa

Fate played out well for Sir Lucky Omoluwa at the Kaduna Golf Club last Sunday. The man, who spent his entire youth to build the club founded in 1921 to fruition, was finally honoured in such grand style.The entire club, ...

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It’s a pleasure to play alongside Mesut Ozil said Mkhitaryan

Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored his first goal for Arsenal in 0-2 victory against AC Milan at San Siro. Arsenal’s February Player of the month was also named Man of the Match for the Leg 1 after showcasing an impressive performance not ...

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Defiant Pochettino proud of Tottenham Hotspur despite lost to juventus

Tottenham Hotspur’s Argentinian head coach Mauricio Pochettino reacts on the touchline during the UEFA Champions League round of sixteen second leg football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Juventus at Wembley Stadium in London, on March 7, 2018. / AFP PHOTO ...

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Firmino says Liverpool fear nobody in Champions League

Roberto Firmino says Liverpool fear nobody in the Champions League and would welcome a clash against a fellow Premier League club in the quarter-finals. Jurgen Klopp’s side were the first English team to book their spot in the last eight ...

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Falconets humiliate Basetsana 2-0

A brilliant performance by the Nigeria U-20 girls in Polokwane yesterday drew them very close to another outing in the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup, as South Africa’s Basetsana could find no answer to the firepower of Chris Danjuma’s maidens.Usual ...

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tale of the tape: Mourinho edges Klopp despite flaws

It is the biggest game in English football, with the history, success and tradition of Manchester United and Liverpool colliding for the 200th time in competitive action on Saturday. But which team is best-placed to claim runners-up spot in the ...

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Pyeongchang takes winter Paralympics to new level

The Paralympics opens on Friday in Pyeongchang in what will be the largest winter Games to date, with 240 medals up for grabs and North Korea making its debut, part of a wider cooling of tensions. The Games will run ...

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When is the Winter Paralympics 2018 opening ceremony?

With the Winter Olympics over it’s time for the Winter Paralympics to begin as Team GB prepare for a a record-setting target of seven medals to win at the games. UK Sport announced that this achievement would mark the “best ...

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Serena Williams says her comeback ‘could not have come on a better day’

Serena Williams returns to the full glare of the tennis tour on Thursday – appropriately, on International Women’s Day – more than a year since beating her sister, Venus, in the final of the 2017 Australian Open and six months ...

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