Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Sports

Sports

Sports and football news from Nigeria and Africa

Odion Ighalo Sinks Arsenal at Emirates Stadium

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo rediscovered his goal scoring form as he netted in Watford's 2-1 win over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium in Sunday's FA Cup fourth round. Ighalo's goal came in the 50th...

Europa League: Toure and Aubameyang Ready For Man United, Tottenham Test

Liverpool defender, Kolo Abib Touré will be hoping to overcome Manchester United after the draws for the last 16 of the Europa League were made on Friday. The games which will be played on Thursday,...

Mikel Fails To Shine In Chelsea’s 1-1 Draw Against Stoke City, Traoré Scores

Super Eagles defender, John Obi Mikel failed to shine as Chelsea were held 1 - 1 by Stoke City at Stamford Bridge in Saturday's Barclay's Premier League clash. But the 20-year-old Burkinabé, Bertrand Traoré showed...

Nigeria vs Egypt Game Brought Out a Terrifying Number of Fans; Calamity Averted

If there is one big sports movie that deserves an Oscar in 2017, it should be the Kaduna football fans at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium who came in their large numbers to cheer their...
video

UEFA Champions League: Chelsea Prevails over Porto (Video)

At full-time England's Chelsea FC celebrated a victory over Portugal's FC Porto. Porto offered little in the match to stop the Blues at Stamford Bridge. The Portuguese team was unsuccessful in depositing a shot into the...

Suwon Tourney: Nigeria’s U-23 team Ready For Denmark U-23 clash

Nigeria's U-23 team will be hoping to return back to winning ways as the team faces Denmark in their second match of the Suwon four nation tournaments at the Goyang Sports Complex on Saturday. The...

PMB Must Host Falcons – Mbachu

Super Falcons retired midfielder, Stella Mbachu says she wants the current Minister of Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung not to neglect the team among the athletes to be honored by President Muhammadu Buhari. Having promised to host and honor...

AFCON: Pharaohs Coach May Be Fired if He Loses Match Against Super Eagles

Ahead of the forthcoming 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifier, Pharaohs head coach, Héctor Cúper has reiterated that the Super Eagles clash would test the strength of his team's true ability. Both teams will meet...

Enyeama Has His Eye on the French League Cup

Retired Super Eagles goalkeeper and captain, Vincent Enyeama has set sights on winning the Coupe de la Ligue this year. Enyeama, remains the most capped player in the colors of the senior national team. In Lille's...

Ighalo Targets Goals Against Tottenham

Having scored a goal in Watford's 2 - 2 draw against Chelsea in Saturday's Premier League game, Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighala is determined to keep up his free-scoring form as Watford host Tottenham at the Vicarage Road, on Monday.

Latest Nigerian News

Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...