Nikyu: Nigeria’s Flamingoes Will Approach Every Match With Seriousness

Ahead of Saturday’s opener against Brazil, Coach of the Flamingoes, Bala Nikyu has assured that his girls have what it takes to achieve victory. Nikyu made this known while fielding questions from the media, during the pre-match Press Conference for both teams, after Flamingoes’ official training session Friday afternoon at the King Abdullah II International…

Rivers Utd’s Foreign Stars Want CAF Champions League Ticket

Three foreign stars at Rivers United, Godbless Asamoah, Wilson Andoh and Guy Kuemian have expressed hope that the club claims at least a CAF Champions League ticket at the end of the current Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) season. United will be guaranteed a place in Africa’s elite club competition next year if they finish…

NFF Assures Nigerians On Adequate Travel Plans For Super Eagles

The Nigeria Football Federation has condemned, in very strong terms, a report in some media outlets including America’s Cable News Network (CNN) that it cannot fly the Super Eagles to a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match in Ndola on Sunday, 9th October 2016. Nigeria’s football –governing body viewed the report as baseless, misleading and…

Jordan 2016: Nigeria’s Flamingoes Resume Training for Brazil

Ahead of their group phase clash with Brazil on Saturday, at the 5th FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup, Nigeria’s U17 girls, Flamingoes resumed training on Wednesday afternoon at the Al Wehdat Training Field, Amman with all 21 players participating actively. The girls were also scheduled to train at the same venue on Thursday. The Nigeria…

Onuigbo Leaves Enyimba

Enyimba FC would like to announce the contract expiration of striker Ifeanyi Onuigbo. Onuigbo was a part of Enyimba’s CAF Champions League team that reached the group phase of the tournament after making a mid-season switch from Heartland. He also made a handful of appearances in the Nigeria Professional Football League. We thank him for…

MFM FC Is Set For Victory, Says Coach Ilechukwu

Head coach of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club of Lagos Fidelis Ilechukwu has said his side is 100% ready for victory over Ifeanyi Ubah Football Club of Nnewi in their last game of this season’s Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) campaign. The Anambra Warriors will be guest of MFM FC in this…

EBU AND FISA RENEW PARTNERSHIP

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and the World Rowing Federation (FISA), have agreed on a four-year renewal of all European media rights from 2017-2020 for rowing’s premier world and European events. This agreement includes the World Rowing Championships in 2017, 2018 and 2019, the annual World Rowing Cup series and the European Rowing Championships. The…

FIFA U17 World Cup: What The Flamingoes Need To Do To Succeed

The Nigerian U17 women team will start their sojourn in Jordan at the 2016 edition of the FIFA U17 women’s world cup. The set of young girls who did not concede a single goal during the qualifiers are set to make history again, but they have to be focused at this stage and make Nigerians…

ITF, NTF Commend Quadri For Historic Junior Circuit Feat

Following her unprecedented three-straight singles title win at the just concluded ITF West/Central Africa 18 and Under Circuits held in Cotonou, Benin Republic and Lome, Togo; the International Tennis Federation has commended Nigeria’s Barakat Quadri for her outstanding achievement. The 13-year-old was making her debut in the circuit but she outshone all the other participants…

NWPL 2016: CONFLUENCE QUEENS TRASH SUNSHINE QUEENS 1-0

Confluence Queens Football Club of Lokoja, secured a heard fought 1-0 victory over rivals Sunshine Queens Football Club of Akure, in a Nigeria Women Premier League ( NWPL) rescheduled match played on Wednesday The New Direction Queens’ full-back Kemi Famuditi scored in the 84th minute from a free kick position to ensure her side settled…