Super Falcons will be ready for FIFA Women’s World Cup

President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Ibrahim Gusau, on Sunday inAbuja assured that nine-time African champions Nigeria would be ready for the 9thFIFA Women’s World Cup finals.Gusau, while speaking during the Nigeria leg of the FIFA Women’s World CupTrophy Tour, said the Falcons would put up an excellent show during the 2023 FIFAWomen’s World Cup […]

Super Eagles Eye Redemption Against Guinea-Bissau

The Super Eagles are in Guinea-Bissau ahead of the second leg of the 2023 AfricaCup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.A video on the team’s social media platforms showed the team departing Abuja forthe game at the Estadio 24 de Setembro in Bissau.The first leg of the encounter saw Nigeria lose 1-nil to the Wild Dogs at […]

Mesut Ozil announces retirement from football aged 34

 Former Real Madrid and Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has announced his retirement from football at the age of 34. The German midfielder spent eight years at the Emirates Stadium after a £42.5million switch to North London from Spanish giants Real Madrid in 2013. In his time at the Emirates, Ozil helped the Gunners win four […]

12 Players Arrive At Super Eagles AFCON Camp

 Nine players are now in the Camp of the Super Eagles as the team prepares for the 2023 AFCON qualifiers against Guinea-Bissau. Goalkeepers Francis Uzoho, Chijioke Aniagboso and Wilfred Ndidi are the latest players to arrive the Super Eagles Abuja camp ahead of the match. The six other players who hit camp on Monday include […]

Real Madrid move to CL quarterfinals after 1-0 win over Liverpool

Real Madrid advanced to the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League after securing a 1-0 victory over Liverpool at the Bernabeu. The Spanish team proved to be the superior side on the night, with Karim Benzema’s 19th goal of the season sealing the deal.  Real Madrid had built a 5-2 aggregate lead from the first […]

Osimhen Bags Foreign Athlete Award In Italy

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen has bagged the Press Sports Foreign Athlete of the year 2022 award in Italy following his exploits for Napoli. Osimhen is currently the topscorer in the Serie A with a total of 19 goals and three assists in 21 games. The 24 year old has also been nominated for the […]

Barcelona Defeats Real Madrid in Copa del Rey Semi Final

Barcelona bounced back from back-to-back defeats to beat Real Madrid in the Copa del Rey semi-final first leg. An Eder Militao own goal separated the sides at the Bernabeu despite the hosts having more possession and chances. It is a welcome result for Barca after they lost to Manchester United in the Europa League and […]

FIFA Set To Retain Four-Teams Groups At 2026 World Cup

 A decision to switch the 2026 World Cup format back to four-team groups could be confirmed later this month. The expanded 48-team competition in the United States, Mexico and Canada was due to feature 16 groups of three. But the excitement generated by last year’s tournament in Qatar, when some groups went down to tense […]

AFCON 2023: Uganda coach bullish ahead of Nigeria game

Uganda head coach, Jackson Mayanja says he is looking forward to his side’s quarter-final clash against the Flying Eagles of Nigeria. The Hippos finished toped of Group B with five points from three games. Meanwhile, Flying Eagles defender, Solomon Agbalaka has said securing a place in the semi-finals at the 2023 Africa U-20 Cup of […]

Manchester United win Carabao Cup, First Trophy since 2017

Manchester United claimed their first trophy since 2017 with a 2-nil victory over Newcastle United in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley. Newcastle’s own wait for silverware, stretch back to 1969. United’s renaissance under Ten Hag now has tangible reward in the shape of a trophy, as the Red Devils last tasted success six years […]