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…

GOLDEN EAGLETS FIT, TRIM FOR NIGER

Golden Eaglets would begin their quest for honours at the WAFU B Under-17 Tournament against Niger at the Stade Municipal in Lome on Saturday. The match, which is fixed for…

BALOGUN RESUMES FULL TRAINING IN TWO WEEKS, HAILS NFF

As the monitoring of national team players continues ahead of the Brazil 2014 World Cup, the only injured player of the team, Leon Aderemi Balogun of German side, Fortuna Dusseldorf,…

I CAN NEVER WORK AGAINST KESHI, EAGLES, SAYS MAIGARI

NFF President, Alhaji Aminu Maigari, has described as puerile and a dagger in the back claims in some quarters that he was working against the success of the national team,…

WOMEN’S LEAGUE: RIVERS ANGELS HOPE TO CONSOLIDATE LEAD

League leaders Rivers Angels of Port-Harcourt, will this weekend strive to consolidate on their lead, as they trade tackles with Bayelsa Queens of Yenegoa. But considering the fact that the…

NESTLE’S BIG PLANS FOR MILO U-13 AFRICAN TOURNEY

Nestle Plc is planning big for the Milo Under-13 African Championship, a football competition for boys in the continent. Mrs. Doja Ekeruche, Category Business Manager, Beverages, Nestle Nigeria Plc, disclosed…

ALUKO CONSIDERS LEAVING HULL CITY

Super Eagles fringe player, Omasone Aluko, has admitted a spell out of the Hull City side left him wondering whether he might have to move on this summer. The January…

WONDER BALE GOAL WINS COPA DEL REY FOR MADRID

A deserved win for Madrid in a fascinating and increasingly dramatic match. Gareth Bale won it with a thrilling goal, his first against Barcelona, and all his teammates – not…