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World Cup Qualifier 2018: Eagles Beat Zambia 2- 1

Super Eagles has started their journey to 2018 World Cup in Russia with a victory over the Chipolopolo Stars of Zambia. The Nigeria super eagles defeated Zambia by 2-1. This victory has seen Nigeria toping the Group B in the World Cup qualifiers with 3 points. In the 33rd minute …

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NFF Owns Up: We Are in Distress

Five days after the communication department of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) denied in ‘strong term’ the reports that the Glass House is short of cash to prosecute the World Cup qualifying match against Zambia in Ndola this Sunday, the federation boss, Amaju Pinnick, wednesday admitted that the financial situation …

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I’m Alive, Says Taribo Amidst Death Rumours

Former Nigeria defender Taribo West has dispelled news on the social media and websites claiming he died in a South African hospital on Thursday. Nigerian website had the headline ‘Another tragedy: Taribo West dies at 50’ while’s was ‘Former Nigerian Defender Taribo West Dies in South Africa.’ “The …

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Sam Allardyce Quits As England Manager After Two Months

Sam Allardyce has quit as England Manager just two months after taking the job. Allardyce resignation may not be unconnected with the alleged statement he was said to have made on England’s players saying they were underperforming because they had a “psychological barrier” and “can’t cope”. He was also accused …

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Yaya Toure Quits National Team

Ivory Coast Captain, Yaya Tour has announced his retirement from international football. Toure on Tuesday announced this on his official website The statement reads, “After 14 years playing for Les Elephants I have decided to end my adventure playing for the Ivory Coast,” declared Toure, in a statement released on …

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Nigeria’s Rio 2016 paralympics team welcome back to Nigeria

Nigeria Paralympics athletes who prove themselves in the just concluded Paralympic competition in Rio has returned back home to a rousing welcome at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport Reception Ground as they returned home from Brazil. The Nigeria Paralympics athletes ended their Rio campaign with total medals of 12. Eight …

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Iranian cyclist dies in Paralympic race crash at Rio

48 year old Iranian cyclist, Bahman Golbarnezhad have suffered a fatal heart attack following a crash in the men’s C4/C5 road race at the Rio Paralympics. Bahman Golbarnezhad was treated immediately at the scene of the accident before being taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead by …

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Diego Costa bicycle kick goal got Chelsea a draw

Chelsea was the first team to take the lead in the early minute of their match against Swansea city, after Diego costa put a strike that gave Chelsea the lead in the 17th minute of play. The home team equalised after a back pass by Chelsea defensive midfielder Kante slide …

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Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid banned from signing new players

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have lost appeals against Fifa bans on signing players in the next two transfer windows. The clubs contested a decision by world football’s governing body to punish them for breaching rules over the transfer of foreign players under 18. Fifa initially ruled on the case …

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Marcus Rashford scored a hat-trick on his England Under-21 debut

The young Manchester United star Marcus Rashford has proved himself after scoring hat-trick in their match against Norway in a European Under-21 Championship qualifier. The Manchester United man has scored on his debuts in the Premier League and Europa League, as well as for England’s senior side and now the …

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