EPL: LIVERPOOL GO FIVE POINTS CLEAR, BEAT NORWICH 3-2

Liverpool opened up a five-point lead at the top of the Premier League after a hard-fought win at Norwich. Second-placed Chelsea had lost on Saturday and the Reds capitalised, with…

EPL: MOURINHO ‘HAILS’ REF DEAN FOR SUNDERLAND PERFORMANCE

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho refused to take questions after his side’s 2-1 defeat by Sunderland, instead “congratulating” referee Mike Dean and referees’ boss Mike Riley. A disputed penalty decided a…

FLYING EAGLES TOO GOOD FOR DABO BABES

The Flying Eagles, on Saturday in Abuja continued their preparations for the African Youth Championship qualifiers with a resounding 4-0 win over Nigerian Nationwide League outfit, Dabo Babes. Alhassan ‘Muazam’…

EPL: SUNDERLAND STUN CHELSEA, BONY DOUBLE GIVES SWANSEA VICTORY (EPL RESULTS: Chelsea 1-2 Sunderland*Tottenham 3-1 Fulham* Aston Villa 0-0 Southampton* Cardiff 1-1 Stoke* Newcastle 1-2 Swansea* West Ham 0-1 Crystal Palace)

Bottom club Sunderland earned a stunning win at Chelsea that severely dented the Blues’ title hopes and gave leaders Liverpool a major boost, while a Wilfried Bony penalty in stoppage…

GOLDEN EAGLETS REACH SEMIS OF WAFU B TOURNEY

Following the last minute withdrawal of Niger from the WAFU B Under-17 Tournament in Togo, the Golden Eaglets as well as their Group B foes, Mali are through to the…

MAIGARI’S NFF GETS VOTE OF CONFIDENCE

Commendation has again been given to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) under the astute leadership of Alhaji Aminu Maigari from no less a person than Nigeria’s High Commissioner to Togo,…

NNL: WIKKI, ADAMAWA TO OVERTAKE JETS

As the Nigeria National League (NNL) enters week 11 this weekend, three front runners Wikki Tourists, Adamawa United and Plateau United have home games to prove they are really serious…

TOURE: I DON’T GET THE RESPECT I DESERVE

Manchester City midfielder, Yaya Toure, feels he does not get the respect he deserves because he is from Africa. The Cote d’Ivoire international, who has won league titles in England,…

FLYING EAGLES DROP THREE, TRAIN ON GOOD FRIDAY

Nigeria U-20 male team, the Flying Eagles, on Good Friday shunned the holiday festivities to train at the practice pitch of the Abuja National Stadium. A statement by the team’s…