Category Archives: Sports

Pochettino – We Showed Title Winning Spirit Against Chelsea

Tottenham Hotspur manager, Mauricio Pochettino says his side displayed a title winning spirit when they ended Chelsea’s 13-game winning run on Wednesday.

Iwobi – It Feels Great To Start The New Year With A Goal

Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi, has expressed delight over his goal against Crystal Palace in Sunday’s English topflight encounter.

John Mikel Obi Enjoys End-Of-Year Get-Together With Teammates [See Photos]

Chelsea midfielder John Mikel Obi enjoys end-of-year get-together with Conte, teammates

Ahead of his likely January move, the midfielder was pictured enjoyed a get-together with his teammates and staff.

Top 7 Deaths That Shocked Nigerian Football In 2016, No 1 Will Shock You


The sporting fraternity will for long remember 2016 as the year cold hands of death snatched some of its icons. Read below…

Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr Plans To Do This At The 2017 AFCON [Must See]

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr will be present at the 2017 AFCON in Gabon

Nigeria who won the championship in 2016 did not qualify for the 2017 edition

The competition will start on January 14 2017 and it is expected to last for three weeks

Nigerian Footballer Int’l, Musa Yahaya Weds Kannywood Actress In Style [Photo]

Ex-Nigeria U20 star Musa Yahaya has quit bachelorhood after he took Kannywood star Saudah as wife in Kaduna today.

Musa Yahaya, has represented Nigeria at the U17, U20 and Olympic levels.

Tuface Idibia Lambast FG Over Poor Treatment Of Super Falcons, Says Is ‘Heartless And Disgraceful’


Multiple award winning musician, Innocent ‘2face’ Idibia, via an instagram post has lent his voice to the disgraceful treatment meted to African championship-winning Super Falcons by the Federal Government of Nigeria.

Paul Okoye On Super Falcons: “From Champions To The Street, What A Big Shame To This Country!!


The Younger half of the R&B duo Psquare, Paul Okoye just took to his Instagram page to voice his anger on the “Why are you owing the falcons and make them protest in the streets” Matter.

The father of One, in His words

Presidency Promises To Pay Super Falcons Their Allowances In Two Days Time


The protesting Super Falcons have returned to their Agura Hotel, Abuja after the Presidency promised to pay the money owed them by the Nigeria Football Federation on Friday.

Footballer Boateng Opens Up –I’ve Wasted A Lot Of Money On Cars, Nightclubs & Fake Friends


Having money is one thing, having the wisdom to manage money is another thing. But some will say let the money come first. Such a misguided approach to issues of money. Lol!

Super Falcons: Out Of $16,500, NFF Gives Players N100, 000 Only


Protesting Super Falcons of Nigeria have been given a paltry amount of N100,000 for successfully retaining their continental crown in Cameroon.

Zidane – I Don’t Fancy Real Facing Juventus In The Next Round

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is hoping to avoid a return to Juventus in the Champions League last 16 after the holders blew a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 against Borussia Dortmund and qualify second from Group F, AFP reports.

Victor Moses – Azpilicueta Crucial To My Fine Form

Victor Moses has revealed Cesar Azpilicueta is helping him thrive in his new role.

The 25-year-old has been a revelation after being converted to a wing-back by Antonio Conte.
Moses has started every game since Conte switched to a 3-4-3 formation, helping Chelsea win their last eight games on the spin.

Sports Minister – FG Never Expect Falcons To Win AWCON, Now There’s No Money To Pay Them

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Solomon Dalung, on Thursday said the Federal Government did not expect the Super Falcons to win the just-concluded African Women’s Cup of Nations in Cameroon.

Dalung spoke with State House correspondents at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, amid continued protests by the victorious Falcons over their unpaid allowances and bonuses.

NFF Plans Fresher Courses In Europe For Falcons’ Coaches


The Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, President, Amaju Pinnick has disclosed that the Super Falcons technical crew will be going to Europe for refresher courses.

Rivers United Win Shehu Dikko Cup, Set For NPFL Super Four


Port Harcourt side, Rivers United football club have won the 2016 edition of the annual Shehu Dikko pre-season tournament in Kaduna after a devastating display of topnotch attacking football.

The ‘Pride of Rivers’ defeated Mutunchi Academy 3-2 and went on to overpowered Nasara FC 5-1 on the final day of the competition to emerge champions with 14 points from six matches.

Super Falcons Set For Showdown With NFF Over $16,500 Per Player Bonus


The Super Falcons are set for a showdown with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) over the payment of $16,500 to each player, after they won this year’s African Women Cup of Nations in Cameroon.
Nigeria defeated the hosts 1-0 on Saturday to retain their title.

Ibrahimovic – I’d Prefer to Win Game than Score


Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic would have preferred a victory for his team to scoring a goal in the 1-1 draw against Everton in the Premier League on Sunday.

The Swede cleverly flicked the ball over onrushing Everton goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg to put United ahead at Goodison Park but Marouane Fellaini’s late foul on Idrissa Gueye gave Leighton Baines the chance to equalise from the spot.

Ruthless Chelsea Beat Manchester City 3:1 To Go Four Points Clear At The Top


Antonio Conte’s side have gone four points clear at the top of the Premier League after an impressive comeback win at the Etihad Stadium despite their defender’s blunder on the …

Man City Vs Chelsea: Guardiola Seriously Worried About Pedro


Man City boss  Pep Guardiola says Chelsea winger Pedro is the danger man when his team face in-form Blues at the Etihad stadium

Guardiola is hoping Pedro doesn’t play well against his team, Pedro showers praise on his former coach in his days at Barcelona