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Go Round FC Declares Player Missing

2 months ago /

The management of Go Round Football Club Omoku has declared striker Shedrack Oghale missing from the team’s camp.

2018 AITEO Cup Hits Round Of 32

2 months ago /

The round of 32 matches for the 2018 AITEO cup have been made public, the draw was held on Wednesday at the boardroom of the Nigeria Football Federation in Abuja.

Controversy Trails Serena Williams’ Fine At U.S. OPEN

2 months ago /

The last has not been heard of the incident that nearly brought the game of tennis to disrepute at the 2018 U.S open as two bodies in charge of the game shared contrasting views to the incident.

Lobi, MFM, 3SC Crash Out Of 2018 AITEO Cup

2 months ago /

Lobi stars of Makurdi have crashed out of this year’s AITEO cup in the round of 64. The crowned league champions lost to standard football club on penalties after the game ended goalless at regulation time.

National Youth Games Open In Ilorin

2 months ago /

The fourth edition of the National youth games was officially declared opened on Monday by the Minister of youth and sports development, Solomon Dalung at the sports complex of the university of Ilorin, Kwara State Capital, north central Nigeria

Djokovic Beats Del Potro To Win Third US Open

2 months ago /

Novak Djokovic clinched his third US Open title on Sunday with a 6-3, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 triumph over Juan Martin del Potro, taking him level with Pete Sampras's mark of 14 Grand Slams.

Rovers FC Discovers Five Players From Talent Hunt

2 months ago /

No fewer than five young talents have been discovered by the Rovers Football Club of Calabar in rural communities to join the junior category of the club.

Nigeria’s U-20 Women’s Volleyball Team Gets Thumbs-Up

2 months ago /

The president of Nigeria volleyball federation, Musa Nimrod has heaped praises on the women's team over its performance at the recently concluded u-20 women's Africa nations cup in Nairobi, Kenya.

U.S Open Tennis: Nadal Into Semis

2 months ago /

Defending champion Rafael Nadal battled into the semifinals of the U.S open on Wednesday after an epic quarter finals clash with Dominic Thiem.

Nff Bans, Fines Salisu Yusuf

2 months ago /

The Nigeria Football Federation’s ethics committee on fair play has banned the Super Eagles assistant coach Salisu Yusuf from all football –related activities for one year.

AFCON Qualifier: Super Eagles Battle Ready

2 months ago /

The technical crew of the super eagles now have the compliments of all the invited players for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers against Seychelles on Saturday.

Salah, Ronaldo And Modric In Race For World Best Player Award

2 months ago /

Barely four days after contending for the UEFA best player award, the trio of current Africa footballer of the year Mohamed Salah, will Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric go head to head for the best FIFA men's player award for 2018.

Ronaldo Buys Highest Shares In Spanish Club

2 months ago /

Brazil world cup winner Ronaldo De Lima has become the highest shareholder of Spanish top flight team Real Valladolid, after purchasing a 51 percent controlling stake in the club.

Nigeria Launches Sports Fund

2 months ago /

The minister of youths and sports development, Solomon Dalung has launched an initiative that will see ninety athletes from 5 disciplines benefit from a trust fund ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in japan.

WAFU B Championship: Golden Eaglets Loose

2 months ago /

Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the CAF u-17 nation’s cup suffered a blow on Monday as the golden eaglets narrowly lost their opening game of the West Africa football union b championship in Niger

CAF Confederation Cup Quarter Finalists Know Opponents

2 months ago /

Successful teams to the quarter finals of the 2018 CAF confederation cup now know their opponents after the draws in CAF headquarters Cairo Egypt.

2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Eagles Arrive For Seychelles Battle

2 months ago /

The first batch of super eagles players selected to take on Seychelles will arrive on Monday awaiting the rest of the squad.

Katsina Governor Promises Support For Nigeria Badminton

2 months ago /

The governor of Katsina state, Aminu Bello Massari has assured the badminton federation of his unending support for the development of the sports in the country.

WAFU U-17 Championship: Two Eaglets Fail MRI Test

2 months ago /

Two squad members of Nigeria’ golden eaglets to the west Africa under-17 championship due to start in Niamey the Niger capital on Monday have been disqualified from taking part in the competition

La Liga: Real Madrid In Emphatic Win

2 months ago /

Match day three of the 2018/2019 football season in the La Liga produced very interesting results