We might have a reason why the super eagles players looked very uninterested during their match against Iran. They could possibly have just been done with some in-house war of words with Senate President, David Mark over 25% of their match bonuses ($8m in total) The Punch Reports: Senate President, David...
It's not all bad for the black stars of Ghana as each of their players have received brand new Jeep Cherokee worth about $76,000 each. This is their reward for placing 2nd in the just concluded Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which took place in Equatorial Guinea. In addition to...
Blessing Okagbare and her husband have had their honeymoon plans ruined a denied entry into the United States, the VanguardNGR reports. The couple who just got married a couple of weeks ago, had planned to travel to Los Angeles where Blessing is based but her husband, Igho Otegheri was denied...
For African Arsenal fans this will be something like a dream come true. Word has it that Nigerian billionaire, Aliko Dangote is very keen on buying Arsenal FC. Aliko Dangote, worth an estimated $15.7billion (£10.38bn), had already made a bid in 2010, but failed at the time. He is currently...
It was a very close call for the Falconets as they lost to Germany 1-0 in the final of the U-20 Women's World Cup on Sunday, August 24th, 2014 in Montreal, Canada. The goal came in extra time to break Nigeria's hearts by Lena Peterman after capitalizing of a poor...
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has finally fired Nigeria’s Head Football Coach Stephen Keshi after weeks of being probed by the commission’s disciplinary committee. This was revealed through the NFF Executive Committee on Saturday, who said; “Having thoroughly reviewed the reports/findings of the NFF Disciplinary Committee and NFF Technical and Development Committee, as...
emmanuel emenike quits
Barely 2 weeks after Goalie Vincent Enyeama dramatically announced his retirement from the Nigerian Super Eagles after falling out with Coach Sunday Oliseh, the team's striker Emmanual Emenike has also announced that he'll be quitting the team after just 5 years. This will come as a huge surprise to many, as...
Blessing Okagbare is continuing her hot winning streak as she wins the women's 100m event at the ongoing 2014 African Athletics Championship in Marrakech, Morocco. She's already a multiple gold medal winner from the just completed commonwealth games where she won gold in 100m finals and 200m also. She also...
the 31-year-old striker Emmanuel Adebayor was in the news last year for allegedly calling his mother a witch and kicking her out of his house and his other family members also accused him of not taking care of them. The footballer took time to carefully reveal all that happened...
The circus of Nigerian football continues, as Stephen Keshi, who was fired a couple of weeks ago, has been rehired as the Super Eagles headcoach for the remaining qualifying games against Congo and South Africa next month. Early this morning, media officer of the Super Eagles, Toyin Ibitoye tweeted that...
Life is just going great for Super Falconet and African Female Footballer of the year Asisat Oshoala. She's just signed on with Liverpool Ladies football club, and is the first African to sign on. In statement to the press, Oshoala said: Since I began my football career I have always dreamt...
A question about a yearly medical check-up is asked by many people. In this article, we are trying to give you the most concise answer we can. How often? There is no ready-made answer how often you should have a medical check-up. It depends on many factors including national medical association...
Nigerian defender David Oniya died Saturday after collapsing while playing in a match between his club, T–Team, and Malaysia Super League side Kelantan. According to Patrick Johnston of Reuters who reported on the incident, David Oniya, 30, collapsed just three minutes into the match. He was transported to a local...
Newly appointed Super Eagles Coach, Sunday Oliseh, has been officially unveiled by the NFF today. The new coach was however quick to say that he was not a messiah who could turn the fortunes of the Super Eagles immediately. Speaking to the press today, the former Super Eagles captain said; “I’m...
It looks like it's going downhill for one of our finest sprinters as reports suggest that she has been banned from competing in the Rio 2016 Olympic games by the National Sports Commission and the Athletics Federation of Nigeria. This comes shortly after her decision to skip the 2015 All...
Nigerian weightlifter Chika Amalaha won gold medal in the  ongoing Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland  after pulling a total of 196 points in snatch and clean and jerk in the 53kg class to beat her competitors from New Guinea & India who picked the silver & bronze medals. The...

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