Costa Reveals He Almost Left Chelsea

Chelsea striker Diego Costa has revealed he came close to leaving the club during the close-season transfer window. The Brazil-born Spain international had a poor 2015-16 campaign as Chelsea’s title…

Buhari Orders Payment of Falcons’ Allowances

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday ordered the Ministry of Finance to pay the Super Falcons their entitlements. The Falcons, who beat hosts Cameroon 1-0 to win the African Women’s Cup…

BREAKING NEWS! UEFA Champions League Draws: Arsenal to Face Bayern Munich

The draws for the knockout stage of the UEFA Champions League have been released. Below are the fixtures released Monday afternoon: FC Porto vs Juventus FC Bayern Munich vs Arsenal…

Omagbemi, Oshoala, Iwobi, Ihenecho Nominated for CAF Awards

Super Falcons coach, Florence Omagbemi, and Nigerian internationals, Kelechi Iheanacho and Alex Iwobi, have made the final shortlists for the 2016 Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) Awards. Top scorer at…

Lagos Is The Next Destination For Sports In Africa-Ambode

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday said the numerous world class sporting events taking place in Lagos has clearly showcased the State as the next destination for…

Chelsea Plan Moses Contract Talks

Following his superlative performance in recent times and the interest shown in him by Barcelona, Chelsea are planning to hold talks with Nigerian winger Victor Moses on a new improved…

Victor Moses Gives Chelsea Edge in London Derby with Tottenham

Victor Moses’s goal gave Chelsea the much-needed edge over London rival Tottenham. It was in the local derby played around 6.30 pm Nigerian time. Tottenham drew the first blood when…

Buhari Congratulates Super Eagles

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Eagles on their outstanding 3-1 victory over Algeria in the African qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.  A press statement by…

Kwara Speaker Lauds Abubakar Bukola Saraki FC for Returning to NPLF

By Mosunmola Ayobami in Ilorin Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad, has congratulated the management and players of Abubakar Bukola Saraki Football Club for their…

Ex-Shooting Stars’ Captain, Ogbein Fawole, is Dead

Ex- Shooting Stars of Ibadan captain, Ogbein Fawole, is dead!  He was 58 years old. Fawole died on Monday afternoon at his Lagos residence, according a post by former NUJ…