Football club in Kano State buys a player for N5,000 Super Stars club, a division two football club in Kano State FA league has signed a new player, Ibrahim Salisu Iriyos, for the sum of N5, 000.     According to BBC Pidgin, the transfer is the most expensive one in the town as Iriyos used to play for Aston Villa Gano, before his transfer...... read more
Ex-Super Eagles captain Mikel falls prey to social media trick Former Super Eagles captain, Mikel Obi, has been tricked into posting a fake comment by Wolverhampton Wanderers midfielder, Ruben Neves. The fake post had Neves making a reference to how young midfielders at FC Porto were all tasked to make Mikel their reference point as midfielders. The post quoted Neves saying, “At...... read more
CAF Approves Enyimba Stadium For Champions League Match  The Confederation of African Football, (CAF) has granted the Enyimba Stadium an exceptional approval to host next weekend's Champions League fixture against Al Hilal. The decision by Africa's football governing body was conveyed in a letter signed by its deputy general secretary, football and development, and addressed to the general secretary...... read more
I Loved watching Okocha, He is my hero - Chukwueze Villarreal winger Samuel Chukwueze has revealed his admiration for former Super Eagles captain Jay-Jay Okocha.The highly-rated youngster has continued to turn heads in La Liga since breaking into the first team of the Yellow Submarine last season.Chukwueze scored eight goals in as many appearances last term amid other dazzling displays to...... read more
2019 African Games: Nigeria's Blessing Okagbare disqualified in 100m race Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare was on Monday disqualified in heat one of the women’s 100m semi-final race for a false start. Before being disqualified, Nigeria’s fastest athletes in the women’s 100m had a good run in Heat 3, clocking 11.53secs to place first. After her disqualification, Ivory Coast’s Marie Ta Lou went...... read more
Why FIFA banned Samson Siasia FIFA on Friday banned former Nigeria Football Federation official Samson Siasia for life after the body’s ethics panel found him guilty of taking bribes in connection with match fixing. In a statement, the adjudicatory chamber of FIFA’s independent ethics committee said the probe targeting Siasia stemmed from a wider investigation involving...... read more
Chukwueze: Roc Nation Sports wants Super Eagles player in EPL Super Eagles up and coming striker, Samuel Chukwueze has been linked to English Premier League side Liverpool and Manchester United and his new management outfit Roc Nation Sports will be pleased with a move.   Chukwueze signed a contract with the Roc Nation partly owned by rap star Jay-Z last week...... read more
Remain humble and hardworking because Pride destroys talent, Ikpeazu tells Chukwueze   Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has urged young people who are blessed with talents to remain humble and hardworking because “pride is the virus that destroys talent”.  The Governor stated this today at Government House Umuahia when he received Super Eagles star, Samuel Chukwueze who paid him a courtesy visit to mark...... read more
Odion Ighalo confirms his retirement from international football with Nigeria Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo has confirmed his retirement from international football with Nigeria after winning the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Golden Boot last night.   The former Watford attacker finished the tournament with five goals in seven appearances to win the top scorer's prize in Egypt. Taking to his Instagram page, he...... read more
Why NFF President Amaju Pinnick was removed as CAF 1st vice president President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, has been reportedly removed as the Confederation of African Football 1st vice president and replaced by Congolese Omari Constant. Mauritania FA boss, Fouzi Lekjaa and South Africa’s Danny Jordaan are now the 2nd and 3rd vice presidents of the continent’s football governing body respectively....... read more
FIFA congratulates Enyimba FC Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has congratulated Enyimba International Football Club of Aba for emerging  2019 Champions of Nigeria football. FIFA President, Gianni Infantino, sent the congratulatory message in a letter dispatched to the Club through the President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr Amaju Pinnick, from Zürich on Monday,16th July,...... read more
NFF says Rohr will not be sacked, to be sent on refresher course The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) might not bow to pressure by a section of Nigerians who want Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr sacked after failng to win the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. NFF president Melvin Amaju Pinnick in tweet with respected Nigerian journalist Osasu Obayiuwana said the Federation had...... read more
"Nigerians We're Sorry, We Gave Our Best But It Was Not Enough" - Ighalo Nigerian professional footballer Odion Jude Ighalo speaks on the loss of Nigeria to Algeria.   Odion Ighalo said the match was a very difficult game as they gave their best but it wasn't enough as they hope to win their next game against Tunisia for third place. He said: "Nigerians we...... read more
AFCON: Man destroys TV after Nigeria lost to Algeria A Nigerian man destroyed his TV set last night after Nigeria crashed out of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. The Super Eagles were defeated by Algeria's Desert Foxes 2-1 at the semi-final match which held at the Cairo International stadium yesterday Sunday July 14th.   The Nigerian man who had a N700k...... read more
I think with time Chukwueze is going to be one of our best players – Ahmed Musa Super Eagles’ Vice-Captain Ahmed Muse says patience was the key to the team’s victory against South Africa in the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt on Wednesday. The Super Eagles on Wednesday defeated Bafana Bafana of South Africa 2-1 in the quarter-finals of  AFCON 2019 in Egypt. A...... read more
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