Mali Women’s Basketball Players Exchange Blows After Loss (Video)

The fight took place in the postgame media area after the team was defeated 81-68 by Serbia. A video has captured the moment two members of Mali’s basketball team exchanged blows on Monday, September 26, following their latest loss in the women’s World Cup. The fight took place in the postgame media area after the […]

Nigeria vs Algeria: 18 Super Eagles players arrive camp

At least 18 players have arrived in the Super Eagles camp ahead of their friendly match against Algeria. Hajduk Split defender, Chidozie Awaziem, was the first player to arrive on Monday. He was joined later in the day by 17 other squad members as training began ahead of the match. The quartet of Francis Uzoho, […]

Ahmed Musa Donates N2m to 1996 Gold Olympic Medalist, Kingley Obiekwu

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, has donated N2 million to 1996 Olympic gold medalist, Kingsley Obiekwu. Obiekwu, who was a member of the gold medal-winning team at Atlanta 1996, made the news last week after he was seen driving a commercial vehicle in Enugu State. In a recent interview, Obiekwu disclosed that he was experiencing […]

Israel Adesanya beats Robert Whittaker via unanimous decision to retain UFC title

Israel Adesanya held on to the UFC Middleweight Championship with a unanimous decision win over Robert Whittaker in their rematch at UFC 271 from the Toyota Center in Houston on Saturday. While the fight was more competitive than their first bout, Adesanya’s ability to control distance, counter strike and defensive wrestling were too much for […]

Ethiopian Athlete, Geleta Ulfata, Wins Lagos City Marathon

He crossed the finish line at two hours 11 minutes and 54 seconds, Access bank said in a tweet. Geleta Ulfata, an Ethiopian, has emerged winner of the 2022 edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. Ulfata defeated about 300 participants on Saturday morning to win the 42km race. He went away with the […]

FIFA Ranking: Nigeria Rank Third In Africa, 32nd In World

Super Eagles of Nigeria have been ranked third in Africa and 32nd in the world in the latest FIFA Ranking released by the World Football Governing Body on Thursday.Naija News reports that Nigeria came third in Africa behind Morocco and the winner of the recently concluded African Cup of Nations (AFCON), Senegal, rising four places […]

Senegal Declares National Holiday To Celebrate AFCON Victory

President Sall will present the team with a special gift on Tuesday at his palace, according to RTS media. The President of Senegal has declared public holiday in the country after the national team won the 2021 African Cup of Nations on Sunday. President Macky Sall declared Monday a work-free day to continue the celebration. […]

AFCON 2021: Oliseh, Eguavoen react to Senegal’s victory over Egypt

Former Nigerian internationals, Sunday Oliseh and Austin Eguavoen have commended Senegal for beating Egypt to win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon. Senegal defeated Egypt 4-2 on penalties on Sunday to lift the 2021 AFCON. The AFCON final tie ended in a goalless draw after 120 minutes. However, Sadio Mane scored the […]

Senegal vs Egypt: Jay Jay Okocha predicts country to win AFCON 2021 trophy

Nigerian football legend, Austine Jay Jay Okocha, has tipped Senegal to win the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. The Taranga Lions will on Sunday lock horns with the Pharaohs of Egypt in the 2021 edition of the binary tournament. The Pharaohs defeated the host nation, Cameroon 3-1 in a penalty shootout to reach […]

Nigeria vs Ghana: Black Stars to hire ex-EPL manager ahead of Super Eagles clash

Former Brighton manager, Chris Hughton, is set to replace Milovan Rajevac as the new head coach of Ghana. The Ghana Football Federation (GFA) and Sports Ministry met on Friday and decided on Hughton as Rajevac’s successor. Otto Addo was the favourite for the job, but he has now lost out to the former Premier League […]

Nigeria vs Ghana: Nwosu reacts as NFF appoints Amuneke ahead of 2022 World Cup playoff

Former Nigeria international, Henry Nwosu, has hailed the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) for appointing ex-Barcelona winger, Emmanuel Amuneke, to join Augustine Eguavoen as joint-head coaches of the national team. The Super Eagles are officially without a handler after Eguavoen stepped down from his interim role following the team’s early exit from the 2021 Africa Cup […]

Tyson Fury confirms Dillian Whyte will be his British challenger next

Tyson Fury has confirmed Dillian Whyte will be his next British challenger, while blasting heavyweight rival Anthony Joshua and Eddie Hearn for rejecting a step-aside fight deal worth £67million. The heavyweight boxer has been waiting in recent weeks to know who to fight next, with the WBC on Wednesday delaying purse bids for Fury’s mandatory […]

AFCON 2021: Three European clubs react as Egypt sends Ivory Coast out of Cameroon

Three European clubs, Liverpool, Arsenal and Aston Villa, have commended Egypt for qualifying for the quarter-finals of the ongoing 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon. Egypt defeated Ivory Coast 5-4 on penalties in the AFCON round of 16 on Wednesday to qualify for the quarter-final stage. The encounter ended in a 0-0 draw […]

AFCON 2021: They thought Tunisia is Egypt – Chukwu reveals why Nigeria crashed out

Former Nigeria international, Chukwu Ndukwe, has revealed why Tunisia defeated the Super Eagles in the round of sixteen of the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. He blamed the Nigerian side for their ouster at this year’s AFCON, saying that having beaten Egypt in the group, the Super Eagles thought Tunisia would be easier […]

Nigeria Vs Tunisia: What Eguavoen Told Buhari During Video Conference With Super Eagles

Nigerians have been assured of victory against Tunisia, as they get set for their clash against the Carthage Eagles. Super Eagles coach, Augustine Eguavoen, gave the assurance while replying President Muhammadu Buhari during a video conference with the Super Eagles. He assured Buhari that the Super Eagles won’t let the nation down. Nigeria will face […]

AFCON 2021: Wilfred Ndidi reveals one major advantage Nigeria has over Tunisia

Nigerian midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, has revealed one major advantage the Super Eagles have over Tunisia ahead of both teams’ 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, Round of 16 tie on Sunday night. Ndidi insisted that playing in Garoua is an advantage for the Super Eagles over Tunisia because they already have many supporters in the […]

AFCON 2021: Tunisia deserves to qualify for quarter-final – Nigeria coach, Eguavoen

Super Eagles interim coach, Augustine Eguavoen has said that Tunisia deserves to qualify for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) quarter-final. Eguavoen said this during his pre-match press conference on Saturday. Nigeria and Tunisia will clash in the 2021 AFCON round of 16 tie on Sunday night. The Super Eagles head to the game […]