Oshoala nominated as sportswoman of the year

Seven Nigerian sportsmen and women who distinguished themselves this year have been nominated to be honoured during the maiden Nigerian Awards for Sporting Excellence...

Despite Eagles defeat Argentina, Nigeria drops in FIFA ranking

In spite of the Super Eagles sterling performance in the World Cup qualifiers and its convincing defeat of Argentina – one of the world’s...

Yakubu Aiyegbeni retires from professional football

Former Super Eagles forward Yakubu Aiyegbeni who played mostly in England and made name with Portsmouth and Everton FC has retired from professional football...

ACCW: Ambassador commends Elephant Girls

Nigeria’s Ambassador to Angola, His excellency, Adesesan Olatunde has commended First Bank Basketball Club for doing Nigeria proud at the FIBA Africa Champions Cup...

UCL:Chelsea advance to next round

English champions Chelsea have joined Bayern, Beşiktaş, Manchester City, Paris, Real Madrid and Tottenham in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 after destroying...

Neymar brace leads the way as PSG hammer Celtic

Brazilian Neymar was back in the vintage mood, scoring twice at the Parc des Princes, as Paris Saint-Germain hammered a shell-shocked Celtic 7-1 in...

Manchester United is a possibility’ – Griezmann hints at future transfer to Old Trafford

Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has conceded that "Manchester United is a possibility" as he continues to consider his future. The France international forward was heavily linked...
Tiger-Woods

Tiger Wood free from pain and Ready to play

Tiger Woods is waking up “pain free” for the first time in three years, ahead of his return to golf at next week’s Hero World Challenge,...

FIFA bans 3 ex-officials for life

FIFA’s ethics watchdogs have banned three former football officials from Guam, Nicaragua and Venezuela for life as part of efforts to address widespread corruption...

UCL: Ronaldo set another Champions league record as Madrid beat Apoel

Cristiano Ronaldo broke the record for Champions League goals in a calendar year as Real Madrid trounced APOEL 6-0 in Nicosia. The 32-year-old scored his 17th and 18th goals...