NNL PUT OFF WEEK 14 MATCHES, MIDWEEK GAMES HOLD TOMORROW

The Nigeria National League (NNL) has postponed all Week 14 matches scheduled for the weekend of May 3 and 4 respectively and has accordingly rescheduled same to the midweek of…

UEFA LEAGUE: RIBERY CAN SINK REAL – ALABA

Bayern Munich defender David Alaba has backed “fantastic” Franck Ribery to fire the European champions into the Champions League final. Ribery has come under fire for a dip in form…

EPL: ARSENAL SHOOTS DOWN NEWCASTLE 3-0

Arsenal is on the brink of securing Champions League football for next season after strolling to a resounding victory over a sorry Newcastle side. Following a low-key start, the Gunners…

SPORTS STARS, BRAZIL PRESIDENT BACK BANANA-EATING ALVES

Stars from the world of football have backed Barcelona’s Dani Alves after he reacted to having a banana thrown at him by peeling it and taking a bite. The racist…

EAGLETS LAND DOUBLE AWARDS AT WAFU B TOURNEY

Officials and players of the National Under-17 team were full of smiles on Sunday after organisers of the WAFU B Tournament rewarded the Golden Eaglets with the Fair Play Award…

LA LIGA: ALVES EATS BANANA THROWN AT HIM

Barcelona defender Dani Alves had a banana thrown at him from the crowd during his side’s dramatic 3-2 win at Villarreal in La Liga on Sunday. Full-back Alves, who was…

PFA NAME SUAREZ PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has been named as the Professional Footballers’ Association Player of the Year at an awards ceremony in London on Sunday. The Uruguayan, 27, travelled down to…

WAFU B TOURNEY: EAGLETS BEAT TOGO, WIN BRONZE

The Golden Eaglets on Sunday claimed the bronze medal at the WAFU B Under-17 Tournament after an inspired 3-0 win against hosts, Togo in the third-place play off at the…

EPL: YAYA TOURE INSPIRES CITY TO PALACE WIN

Yaya Toure inspired Manchester City to a win at Crystal Palace that saw them close in on leaders Liverpool. Toure crossed for Edin Dzeko to head City into an early…

MOROCCO 2015: NIGERIA DRAWS S’AFRICA; TUNISIA TACKLES EGYPT

The draws for the qualifiers of the 2015 Orange Africa Cup of Nations to be held in Morocco has thrown up some mouth-watering clashes as North African rivals Tunisia and…