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NFF Constitutes Head of Coaching Crews of National Teams, Names Danjuma, Bosso, Olowookere
NFF Constitutes Head of Coaching Crews o...

NFF Constitutes Head of Coaching Crews of National Teams, Names Danjuma, Bo...

 The Nigerian Football Federal has constituted new technical crews for a host of National teams. Among the nominees to head the teams are former U20 Boys coach, Isah Ladan Bosso, Chrostopher Danjuma and Bankole Olowookere who was appointed Head coach of U17 girls. According to the list, the U20... read more »

Breaking: Chelsea Complete Signing of Senegalese Keeper, Edouard Mendy
Breaking: Chelsea Complete Signing of Se...

Breaking: Chelsea Complete Signing of Senegalese Keeper, Edouard Mendy

Chelsea have secured the services of Edouard Mendy from Ligue 1 club Rennes on a deal worth about £22million. The 28-year old Senegalese has signed a five-year deal from the French outfit making him Chelsea’s seventh signing of the summer transfer window. The goal keeper is expected to be in... read more »

Ighalo Fires Blank as Manchester United Beat Luton Town
Ighalo Fires Blank as Manchester United ...

Ighalo Fires Blank as Manchester United Beat Luton Town

Nigerian forward, Odion Ighalo failed to find the back of the net as Manchester United defeated Luton Town 3 – 0 in the third round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday night. Ighalo was handed a spot in the starting lineup but failed to capitalise on a rare start as he failed to register a shot on... read more »

Eagles Coach Rohr Names Squad for Cote d’Ivoire, Tunisia Friendlies
Eagles Coach Rohr Names Squad for Cote d...

Eagles Coach Rohr Names Squad for Cote d’Ivoire, Tunisia Friendlies

Super Eagles’ coach, Gernot Rohr has invited 25 players ahead of October’s friendly matches against Cote d’Ivoire and Tunisia, billed for Austria. The German tactician named five others to be on standby. In the games which will mark the Eagles first fixtures this year due to COVID-19... read more »

Ghana Approves Resumption of Football
Ghana Approves Resumption of Football

Ghana Approves Resumption of Football

The President of Ghana, Nana Akufo has approved the resumption of professional football as part of easing of measures imposed to curb spread of COVID-19. The move was necessitated by a decline in the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the country. However, the president said its land and... read more »

Former Eagles Coach, Oliseh Worried Over Ndidi’s Leicester Deployment

Former Eagles Coach, Oliseh Worried Over Ndidi’s Leicester Deployment

Erstwhile Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh has expressed worry over the current deployment of Wilfred Ndidi at Leicester City after the midfielder was played out of his preferred position... read more »

Everton Outcast, Iwobi Mulls Transfer Options

Everton Outcast, Iwobi Mulls Transfer Options

Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi is considering a move away from Goodison Park after being overlooked for Everton’s first two fixtures of the season. Iwobi, 24 arrived at Everton last... read more »

The Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare has lauded the kind gesture of the Kwara State governor who renamed the state’s Sports Complex Stadium after Super Eagles player, late Rashidi Yekini.

Sports Minister Lauds Kwara Governor for Naming Stadium After Veteran Footballer, Yekini

The Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare has lauded the kind gesture of the Kwara State governor who renamed the state’s Sports Complex Stadium after Super Eagles player, late Rashidi... read more »

CAF Postpones Continental Club Competitions Due to COVID-19 Upsurge

CAF Postpones Continental Club Competitions Due to COVID-19 Upsurge

Confederation of African Football (CAF) has postponed all the remaining matches in Africa’s two continental club competitions for a second time due to COVID-19 concerns. The postponement... read more »

Nigerian Born Tomori on the Brink of Making Everton Switch

Nigerian Born Tomori on the Brink of Making Everton Switch

Chelsea’s defender, Fikayo Tomori is on the verge of signing a season-long loan with Everton. Talks have advanced between both clubs as Everton continue their busy transfer market which has seen... read more »