BRAZIL 2014: AFRICAN TEAMS SNUB CAF OFFER

With less than two months to the kick off of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil, none of the African teams to the tournament has accepted the offer by…

MANCHESTER UNITED SACK DAVID MOYES

Manchester United manager David Moyes has been sacked, only 10 months after succeeding Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford. The club had previously refused to comment on national newspaper reports…

EPL: Man City still in title race, as Burnley gain promotion

Manchester City moved within six points of Premier League leaders Liverpool with a routine victory over West Brom. Pablo Zabaleta headed the home side in front after two minutes before…

MAIGARI CHARGES EAGLETS TO EMULATE PREDECESSORS

Nigeria’s football supremo, Alhaji Aminu Maigari, has categorically told the new national Under-17 team to follow the legends of their illustrious predecessors. The Golden Eaglets are record four-time titlist at…

EAGLETS KICK OFF WAFU-B TOURNEY WITH WIN OVER MALI

Golden Eaglets on Monday made good their promise of winning their first international match at the WAFU B Under-17 Tournament in Togo by edging out Mali 2-0 in the first…

UNITED SILENT ON MOYES SACK REPORTS

Manchester United say David Moyes has not been sacked but declined to comment when asked about the manager’s longer-term future. National newspapers say the club will dispense with the Scot’s…

NFF S’SOUTH CONGRESS HAILS DANAGOGO ENDORSES MAIGARI

The South South geo-political zone of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) at the weekend held a meeting in the oil city of Warri, Delta State to re-appraise progress or otherwise…

OKPEKPE RACE: THREE GOVS TO CHALLENGE OSHIOMHOLE

Agene AKHERE Edo State Governor, comrade Adams Oshiomhole and three of his colleagues may be competing in the 2nd edition of the 10 kilometres Okpekpe Road Race. A close aide…

OSAZE SPLASHES N1M ON INSURANCE

Agene AKHERE Nigerian international and former Bendel insurance player, Osaze Odemwingie Sunday gave N1 million to the club. Presenting the cash on behalf of the Stroke City forward in Benin,…

NNL: MFM HOLD FIRST BACK, SHOOTING STARS BACK ON TOP

Mountain of Fire and Miracle (MFM) Football Club of Lagos did not need any miracle to force city rivals, First Bank to 1-1 draw in an epic encounter played at…