The Nigeria Football Federation has reached out to Super Eagles’ forward, Victor Osimhen who lost his father on Saturday evening, expressing grief and a groundswell of sorrow among the Nigerian Football family over the passing of the patriarch of the Osimhen family. Reports said Mr. Patrick Osimhen, 80, died... Read more
Nigeria Football Federation Shuts Down All Football Activities For Four Weeks
The Nigeria Football Federation has announced the cessation of all forms of football activities in the country for the next four weeks, as a result of the global coronavirus pandemic.   According to the country’s supreme football –governing body, the shutdown affects all on-field activities the various National Teams,... Read more
Rohr Invites Musa, Ekong, Omeruo, 21 others for Leone Stars
. Iheanacho returns; Dessers, Ehizibue are first-timer   Technical Adviser Gernor Rohr has listed team captain Ahmed Musa, vice captain William Ekong and veteran defender Kenneth Omeruo in his 24-man Super Eagles’ roster for the quick-double 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Leone Stars of Sierra... Read more
Harcourt: Cedar Mount Int’l School Wins Radio Nigeria Kids Football Challenge 2020 Tournament
Cedar Mount Int’l school, Port Harcourt, has won the 2020 Edition of Radio Nigeria Kids football Challenge. The debutants defeated defending Champions, Great Calvary International 15-14 in a pulsating penalties after they came from 3-1 down to draw 3-3 in regulation time. Gloria Education Centre won the third-place match... Read more
Omar Assar returns to big stage to lead Egyptian contingent to German Open… The two best players in Africa – Aruna Quadri of Nigeria and Omar Assar of Egypt will be leading the continent’s contingent to the first ITTF World Tour in 2020 – German Open holding at GETEC... Read more
Ministry Denies Endorsing Bash Ali’s World Record Fight
Nigeria’s Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has denied given approval to former boxing champion, Bash Ali to stage a “World Guinness Book of Record” fight in Nigeria. Kola Daniel, Special Assistant (Media) to Minister of Youth and Sports Development, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja.... Read more
Graduation: Another Important Step On The Journey For Leading Women Coaches
  •Inaugural FIFA Coach Mentorship Programme reaches conclusion •15 mentors and 17 mentees attended final workshop in Zurich •Programme’s next cycle to take place following evaluation of first edition The first FIFA Coach Mentorship Programme (CMP), which saw 17 elite members of the women’s football coaching world guide 21... Read more
JUST IN: Lionel Messi Wins 6th Ballon d’Or Award
Barcelona forward Lionel Messi has regained the Ballon d’Or crown after winning the 2019 edition in Paris France, to take a record sixth award, pipping Virgil van Dijk and Cristiano Ronaldo, as world best player. The Argentine superstar held off the challenge of Liverpool centre-back Virgil Van Dijk, who... Read more
Eagles Wallop Lesotho’s Crocodiles 4-2 to Stay Top Of Group
Nigeria stayed solid at the top of their qualifying group for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations after a brace by Victor Osimhen and goals by Alex Iwobi and Samuel Chukwueze steered them to a 4-2 win over Lesotho in Maseru on Sunday. As has happened in recent times... Read more
FirstBank Lagos Amateur Open Golf Championship Achieves Global Acclaim, Listed In The WAGR
  Nigeria’s premier and leading financial services provider, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that the FirstBank Lagos Amateur Golf Championship scheduled to Tee-Off on Friday, 15 November 2019 is now listed amongst the golf tournaments in the World Amateur Golf Ranking (WAGR). The WAGR is offered by... Read more