UEFA Champions League: Chelsea book Barcelona, PSG face Real Madrid

UEFA Champions League: Chelsea book Barcelona, PSG face Real Madrid

The Union of European Football Associations, UEFA, has made the draws for the Round of 16 with English champions Chelsea paired with Barcelona. Shakhtar Donetsk will face AS Roma, while defending champions, Ronaldo’s Real Madrid booked a titillating face-off with Neymar’s Paris Saint Germain. Sevilla got Manchester United, while Porto will face Liverpool. The UEFA […]

2018 World Cup: This Is Nigeria’s Chance – Ilaboya

2018 World Cup: This Is Nigeria’s Chance  –	Ilaboya

BY ISAAC OLAMIKAN Chairman of the Edo State Football Association, Franklyn Ilaboya, has predicted that the Super Eagles of Nigeria have a very bright chance of winning the 2018 World Cup in Russia. He placed his prediction on the fact that the things required for a successful outing at the mundial are falling in the […]

Photo News: Odion Ighalo Visits Governor Godwin Obaseki

Photo News: Odion Ighalo Visits Governor Godwin Obaseki

Odion Ighalo (left), Footballer of Edo Origin playing for Chinese club, Changchun Yatai F.C. and the Nigerian National team, the Super Eagles, presents his club jersey to Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State during a visit to the governor to solicit support for the establishment of an orphanage in Benin City.

Another $40,000 Missing At NFF, Intern Fingered

Another $40,000 Missing At NFF, Intern Fingered

According to an on-line portal, The Eagle, another set of cash has developed wings inside the Glass House, the Secretariat of the Nigeria Football Federation in Abuja. A beautiful intern was said to have laid her beauty on the table to enable her to have access to the money that was supposed to be used […]

South West Agency Partners Member States To Convene Pre-Season Tournament

South West Agency Partners Member States To Convene Pre-Season Tournament

The DAWN Commission, the agency set up by the Governments of the States of Western Nigeria to manage the integration programme for the Region,has announced that one of the critical core of its mission, is  the strengthening of the Region’s sports architecture as a foundational requirement for effective engagement of the youths, competitiveness and fostering communal […]

South African Appeals Court More Than Doubles Pistorius Sentence

South African Appeals Court More Than Doubles Pistorius Sentence

Ayomide, Lagos South Africa’s Supreme Court increased Oscar Pistorius’ murder sentence on Friday (November 24) to 13 years and five months after the state argued that his original sentence of six years was “shockingly lenient”. Pistorius was imprisoned in July last year after being found guilty on appeal of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s […]

West Brom Sacks Coach After Chelsea Thrashing

West Brom Sacks Coach After Chelsea Thrashing

Relegation -threatened West Brom , sacked their hardworking Manager, Tony Pulis on Sunday after losing 0-4 to defending Champions, Chelsea. After his team had been thrashed 4-0 by Chelsea on Saturday, Tony Pulis turned his thoughts to life beyond football and it became clear he knew the end was nigh at West Brom. “I’ve got […]

Aubameyang ‘Baffled’ By Decision By Dortmund To Drop Him For Match

Aubameyang ‘Baffled’ By Decision By Dortmund To Drop Him For Match

Pierre Aubameyang will not be considered for the Bundesliga game against VfB Stuttgart on Friday. Dortmund announced the suspension in response to a supporter’s question on Twitter, but did not elaborate on the reasons behind it. Gabon international Aubameyang was also suspended by his club last year for an unsanctioned trip to Italy. “I could […]

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