Les Fauves Snatch 3 Points With 1-0 Victory Over Super Eagles In Lagos
Central African Republic’s senior men football team, Les Fauves, took all the three points off the Super Eagles in a Day 3 encounter of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 African qualifying game at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.   Karl Namnganda’s stoppage-time shocker, after a defensive slip-up, took... Read more
Costa Rica 2022: Falconets Zoom Into Penultimate Round Of African Race
Nigeria’s U20 girls proceeded into the penultimate round of the African qualifying series for next year’s FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup with an elegant 11-0 aggregate dismissal of their counterparts from the Central African Republic.   Victors by 7-0 from the first leg played in Douala, the Falconets rather... Read more
NFF Mourns Oyarekhua, Alaiya
The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed shock and sadness over the death on Monday of former Nigeria international striker Sunny Oyarekhua.   Oyarekhua, who retired as an Assistant Commissioner of Police, was top scorer of the men’s football event of the 2nd All-Africa Games that Nigeria hosted in 1973, as... Read more
‘4 Days, 2 Matches, 6 Points’: Nigeria’s Camp Creates Slogan For CAR Double Duel
The Super Eagles’ camp has come up with an interesting slogan of ‘4 Days, 2 Matches, 6 Points’ ahead of FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 encounters against the Les Fauves of the Central African Republic, scheduled for Lagos, Nigeria on Thursday and Douala, Cameroon on Sunday.   Within the four days,... Read more
Costa Rica 2022: Falconets Look Beyond CAR Girls To Next Round Of Qualifiers
Seven-goal winners from the first leg on away ground, Nigeria’s U20 girls, Falconets feel no pressure as they host their counterparts from the Central African Republic in a FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2022 at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena on Wednesday evening.   The Falconets flew into... Read more
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Race: Musa, Ekong, Iheanacho, 20 Others For Double CAR Games
Nigeria’s men’s football Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has listed team captain Ahmed Musa, deputy captain Wlliam Ekong and 21 others for the Super Eagles’ FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 double qualifying encounters against the Central African Republic in Lagos and Douala next week.  The Day 3 encounter will be... Read more
Aisha Buhari Cup: Banyana Banyana Spank Super Falcons 4-2 In Epic Final
The Banyana Banyana of South Africa on Tuesday emerged champions of the maiden edition of the Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament after a 4-2 defeat of Nigeria’s Super Falcons in the final game The two top teams in women’s football on the African continent at the moment played an... Read more
Aisha Buhari, Asisat, 1999 Super Falcons Dazzle At NFF-Aiteo Football Awards
The third edition of the annual NFF-Aiteo Football Awards took the City of Lagos by storm on Monday night, with the country’s First Lady, Dr (Mrs) Aisha Buhari, as well as four-time African Player of the Year Asisat Oshoala, home-based professional Gift Monday and the Super Falcons’ class of... Read more
Ghana Black Queens Render Lionesses Of Cameroon Pointless In 2-0 Defeat
The buzz of the maiden edition of Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament got even wider and louder on Monday as the Secretary General of world football –governing body, FIFA, Mrs Fatma Samoura led football’s dignitaries to the Mobolaji Johnson Arena on Lagos Island for Day 5 of the showpiece.... Read more
Aisha Buhari Cup: Bayana Bayana Thump Black Queens, Showpiece Reaches Halfway Stage
2018 African Woman Player of the Year Thembi Kgatlana was the star of the evening as South Africa’s Bayana Bayana steamrolled Ghana 3-0 on Day 3 of the six-day Aisha Buhari Invitational Women’s Tournament in Lagos. The entertaining encounter, firmly dominated by the reigning African vice champions, took place at the... Read more