Mario Balotelli came back to haunt England with the winning goal as Italy began their World Cup campaign with a 2-1 win over England in Manaus on Saturday.
Claudio Marchisio had given the Italians a 35th minute lead with a rasping low drive into the bottom corner but Daniel Sturridge.....
Chairman of Heartland FC of Owerri, Chief Fan Ndubuoke has been fired by Imo State Government in a surprise move that took fans of the club by surprise. Club sources disclosed yesterday that Ndubuoke who is still in hospital after a ghastly auto crash was informed of his sack on Monday......
Heartland Head Coach, Kelechi Emeteole has declared that the Naze Millionaires’ will keep working despite their recent run of good form in the Glo Premier League.
Speaking after the Naze War Lords overcame hard fighting Giwa FC, Emeteole disclosed that the delay in the appointment of a coach was largely.....
Ahead of FIFA’s May 10 deadline for the submission of final list of players selected to represent their countries at next month’s World Cup in Brazil, the Nigeria Football Federation Tuesday released a provisional list of 30 Super Eagles players for the mundial.
The list comprised of four goalkeepers. They.....
The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF in an effort to ensure that as many talents in Nigeria get a crack at making the new Golden eaglets team has formally thrown the screening exercise open and requested players within the age limits to take their chance by attending the on-going screening holding.....
Flamingoes’ head coach Bala Nikyu says his Nigerian under-17 women football team will get better with time at the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica.
Nikyu, whose team won their opening Group D match Sunday at the Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto in Alajuela 2-1 against China, said.....
Fan Yuqiu scored midway through the second half to cut Nigeria’s lead in half as China PR began to mount a comeback, but Onyinyechukwu Okeke performed admirably in goal for Nigeria as the African’s back line held on to a 2-1 win in their first Group D encounter at the.....
The League Management Company (LMC), has confirmed that two top flight clubs, Nembe City FC and Giwa FC, will not participate in the 2013/2014 Nigeria Premier League season, because they failed to substantially comply with the minimum registration requirements.
However, 18 other clubs have gotten approval to take part in.....
President Goodluck Jonathan has made available “about four billion Naira” to the National Sports Commission (NSC) for the preparation and participation of Nigeria in international tournaments in the year 2014.
The Director-General of the NSC, Gbenga Elegbeleye revealed this while speaking to sports reporters at the Abuja National Stadium yesterday. “The.....
The Flying Eagles coach Manu Garba has said only players from his U17 World Cup-winning squad who remain focused would be in his new team.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have cautioned Manu over promoting his U17 team wholesale to the U20s, stressing that he must give room for competition.....
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