9th Abuja Unity Polo Tournament gallops off May 8

By Albert Akota with agency report The Abuja GuardsPolo Club at the weekend in Abuja said the club was set tohost the 9th edition of the Abuja Unity Polo Tournament to celebrate unity,peace and love in Nigeria. The tournamentis expected to hold from May 8 to May 13at the Abuja Guards Polo Club. Bem India Garba, the Tournament Manager, whileaddressing More...

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By new On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Moses qualifies with Chelsea for FA Cup final

Nigeria international, Victor Moses, was in action from start to finish as Chelsea sealed their place in the final of the FA Cup in England yesterday with a 2-0 win over Southampton. Second half goals from Olivier More...

By new On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Lulu splashes N14.5 million scholarships on players

By Albert Akota Former NFF President AlhajiSani Lulu Abdullahi has awarded academic scholarship to 20 U. 13 players who excelled at the just concluded 2018 FOSLA Academy Football Tournaments. The recipients which More...

By new On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Bayern must be fearless against Real – Robben

ArjenRobben says Bayern Munich can ill afford to show Real Madrid any fear if they want to avoid a second-straight Champions League exit against the Spaniards. Bayern host Real at Munich’s Allianz Arena in Wednesday’s More...

By new On Monday, April 23rd, 2018
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Neymar expects back in Paris in mid-May

Brazilian superstar Neymar is expected back in Paris a month before the World Cup begins in Russia, French media reported yesterday. Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has been recovering in his homeland since undergoing More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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SWAN wants Obiano to appoint sports commissioner for development

Athletes in action The Anambra chapter of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) yesterday expressed its worry over the non-appointment of a Commissioner for the Ministry of Sports in the state. Anambra SWAN, More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 20th, 2018
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Gov Obaseki canvasses support for Super Eagles

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State yesterday urged members of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club (NFSC) not to relent in their support for the Super Eagles at the FIFA World Cup in Russia. MrObaseki, who was More...

By new On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Court orders Nasarawa Govt to pay coaches, players N98 million entitlements

The National Industrial Court (NIC) has ordered the Nassarawa State Government and the state-owned Nassarawa United FC, to pay N98 million to five coaches and 12 players, being their unpaid salaries and sign-on-fees. Justice More...

By new On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Bayelsa stadium declared unfit for international games

Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has said the Samson Siasia stadium in Yenagoa, Bayelsa capital, is not fit for international football matches. CAF Medical More...

By new On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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SWAN disagrees with Dalung over position on Commonwealth Games

……says better preparations could have yielded more medals By Albert Akota The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) yesterday in Abuja said Nigeria’s performance at the XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold More...