CAFCC: Adedipe optimistic of Rangers’ group stage chances

CAFCC: Adedipe optimistic of Rangers’ group stage chances

Enugu Rangers’ forward Kehinde Adedipe has expressed optimism his side would achieve positive result against ASC Kara of Togo to qualify for the Group Stage of CAF Confederation Cup. Rangers will host Kara in the second leg of the final knockout stages on Sunday after suffering 1-2 in the first leg last Sunday. Adedipe who […]

NANPF appoints Dominic Iorfa as consultant

NANPF appoints Dominic Iorfa as consultant

In a release signed by the union’s President, Tijani Babangida, ( MON), it remarked that the appointment came sequel to a top level meeting of the union on the need to move the body forward in line with global best practices. ” I am glad to announce the approval of your appointment as consultant to […]

Sunday Dare harps on need for a robust domestic league

Sunday Dare harps on need for a robust domestic league

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare has again called for the strengthening of the Nigerian Professional Football League for the overall benefit of Nigerian football. He made this call when he visited the Under-23 team camp in Abuja over the weekend. “The domestic league is critical particularly for our footballers because […]

Dele-Bashiru, Okonkwo swell Olympic Eagles’ strength

Dele-Bashiru, Okonkwo swell Olympic Eagles’ strength

Overseas –based professional players, Tom Dele-Bashiru and Orji Okonkwo have joined the camp of the Nigeria U23 team, Olympic Eagles preparing for next month’s U23 Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Egypt. Earlier, midfield lubricator Kelechi Nwakali, who captained the U17 National Team to World Cup glory in Chile four years ago, had rejoined […]

Brazil 2019: Inspired Golden Eaglets eye early Round of 16 ticket

Brazil 2019: Inspired Golden Eaglets eye early  Round of 16 ticket

The camp of the U17 National Team, Golden Eaglets in Brazil has been much energized by the words of love and encouragement by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR), and the players are looking to qualify for the competition’s Round of 16 when they play Ecuador on Tuesday evening in Goiania. The President on Sunday […]

NBBF sympathizes with BlackGold Queens over road accident

NBBF sympathizes with BlackGold Queens over road accident

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has condoled with the management, coaching staff and players of BlackGold Women’s Basketball Club of Abuja following their auto accident while returning to their base from the just concluded Zenith Bank Women’s Basketball League National Final 8. According to media reports, the bus which had 10 players, 2 Coaches and 4 […]

Golden Eaglets arrive Brazil for FIFA World Cup

Five –time champions Nigeria have landed in host nation Brazil for this year’s FIFA World Cup finals which will hold 26thOctober – 17th November. A team of 25 players and nine officials flew out of the country through the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Wednesday evening for Dubai, where they connected another flight to Sao […]