CAF Cup: Ikpeazu hails Enyimba for trouncing Rayon   The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has congratulated Enyimba International FC of Aba for beating Rayon Sports FC of Rwanda in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) competition, at the Enyimba International FC stadium in Aba. Governor Ikpeazu, who was at the Stadium to watch the People’s Elephant...... read more
CAF approves Enyimba Stadium   The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has approved the use of the remodeled Enyimba International Stadium Aba for the 6th round game of the Total Confederation Cup match between Enyimba FC of Aba and Club Athletic Renaissance Aiglons (CARA). The match is expected to kick off at 5pm, Nigeria time,...... read more
Impressive Enyimba Grab Away Win Against Djoliba Enyimba boosted their chances of making it to the quarter-final stage of the CAF Confederation Cup after beating their hosts Djoliba of Mali 1-0 in their Group C encounter at the Modibo Keita Stadium, Bamako on Sunday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. It was the first way win for the two-time African champions in...... read more
Ghana beat New Zealand to bow out with win Ghana left it late to defeat New Zealand 1-0 in their final Group A match at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Concarneau, France on Sunday. A goalless first half at the Stade Guy-Piriou saw the Black Princesses create chances through Sandra Owusu-Ansah and Ruth Anima.Sam Tawharu also forced an...... read more
Abia Warriors’ Ndifreke Effiong surprised with Abia Comets performance The Umuahia top-flight side attacker is full of praise for the performance of their neighbours in the test game played over the weekend Abia Warriors’ Ndifreke Effiong has described their local rivals, Abia Comets as a worthy opponent after they were held to a 1-1 draw in a friendly match last weekend....... read more
Worried NFF to meet over Yusuf’s bribery scandal The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) is worried over the report of a bribe scandal dangling around the neck of Super Eagles’ assistant coach, Salisu Yusuf.   Yusuf, who is the chief coach of the Home-based Super Eagles, was caught on camera taking cash from men posing as football agents. He was...... read more
Alex Iwobi gets new £70,000 weekly five-year deal at Arsenal Super Eagles’ forward, Alex Iwobi has seen his salary doubled by new Arsenal boss, Unai Emery, who has assured the 22-year-old that he has a future at the Emirates, reports thesun.co.uk.   The Gunners academy product snubbed interest from Lazio and will sign the new five-year contract worth around £70,000-a-week when...... read more
New Enyimba stadium is world class - Okechukwu, Ex-Eagles Captain   Former Super Eagles Captain, Uche Okechukwu, has described the new Enyimba International FC Stadium in Aba as simply the best and world class. The former super eagles defender who was fondly called “gentle giant” during his playing days, commended Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State for ensuring that such world...... read more
France wins World Cup 2018 after defeating Croatia 4-2 “It is over!” The referee announces as France coasts home to victory, lifting the 2018 FIFA World Cup trophy with a 4-2 win over the hitherto unassailable Croatia. Goals from Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappe, as well as a controversial VAR-awarded penalty, helped France beat Croatia 4-2 in an incredible World...... read more
"The NFF president is Pinnick, we are clear about this" - FIFA FIFA President Gianni Infantino warned today that Nigeria risks a worldwide ban for interference in the running of the game in that country. At a press conference in Moscow today, the FIFA boss restated the stance of the world football governing body on the latest leadership tussle that has hit Nigeria...... read more
Forgive me for the missed chances - Ighalo Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo said he takes responsibility for the missed opportunities that came the way of the team in their last group D match against Argentina. Ighalo came in for misfiring Kelechi Iheanacho in the second half, but he too turned out to be a misfit as missed two...... read more
Senegal salvage Africa’s pride, beat Poland 2-1 Senegal have salvaged Africa’s pride at the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia as the African side beat Poland 2-1 on Tuesday. Senegal is the first African team to have won their opening match at this tournament as Nigeria, Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia all lost. The African side took a deserved...... read more
Woeful Eagles fail to soar, lose 2-0 to Croatia Nigeria’s Super Eagles fumbled to a 2-0 defeat to Croatia in their first match at the FIFA 2018 World Cup going on in Russia, failing to salvage Africa’s pride. Three African sides, Egypt, Morocco and Nigeria have so far lost their opening games at the ongoing tournament, but the Nigerian team...... read more
Abia-based Ngwa United FC wins Ebonyi FA Cup Ngwa United FC of Abia on Sunday won the Ebonyi Football Association (FA) Cup by defeating Alter Nite of Abakaliki 5-4 on penalties after regulation time scores stood at 1-1. The match played at the Pa Ngele Oruta Stadium, Abakaliki, was witnessed by a sparse crowd with the Abia-based team scoring...... read more
Arsene Wenger resigns from Arsenal after 22years Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger has announced his intention to quit the club at the end of the season after 22 years as manager.“After careful consideration and following discussions with the club, I feel it is the right time for me to step down at the end of the season,” Wenger said...... read more
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