How Nigerian striker saved Barcelona from defeat in Spanish league

Asisat Oshoala Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala scored the winner for Barcelona ladies in Sunday’s 1-0 victory over Sporting de Huelva in Spanish Primera Iberdrola game. The Falcons Captain’s effort …

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Doha 2019: Fraser-Pyrce emerges world fastest woman

Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pyrce   Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pyrce ran a 10.71 seconds to win the world 100 metres title at the 2019 World Championships in Doha on Sunday. Fraser-Pyrce, who was …

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Goalkeeper Enyeama plans return to Super Eagles after 4 years

Goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama Vincent Enyeama, the former Nigeria goalkeeper and captain who resigned from the National team after his clash with former Super Eagles coach, Sunday Oliseh, in 2015, has …

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Tables turn: Neymar’s rape accuser charged

Neymar Police in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo said on Tuesday they had indicted the woman who accused soccer star Neymar of rape, charging her with fraud, extortion and …

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Xenophobia: Zambia cancels friendly with S/Africa

Chipolopolo of Zambia Zambia’s football association has called off its friendly match against South Africa due to xenophobic attacks. Chipolopolo and Bafana Bafana were scheduled to square off on Saturday in Zambia. …

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NCDMB Supports Bayelsa Governor’s Football Tournament

Management of the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) has promised to support the Seriake Dickson Football Tournament as part of its corporate social responsibility. It noted that the …

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Bayelsa Governorship Aspirants Promise To Prioritise Sports

Three frontline Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship aspirants in Bayelsa State have pledged that their administration would give priority consideration to sports development. The aspirants, Senator Douye Diri, Dr. Nimibofa …

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Okagbare disqualified as two others advance to Tuesday’s 100m final

Blessing Okagbare on Monday in Rabat at the 12th African Games suffered disqualification after a false start in the women’s 100 metres semi-finals heat 1. The News Agency of Nigeria …

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FIFA unfair to Siasia – Restoration Cup organisers

…,..Seek review of sanction Organisers of the Restoration Cup in Bayelsa State have backed their Brand Ambassador, Coach Samson Siasia, saying FIFA was unfair to the former Nigerian international and …

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FIFA bans Samson Siasia for life over bribe

FIFA bans Samson Siasia for life over bribe FIFA has slammed a life ban on former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia. In addition, he has been fined $50,000 for agreeing to …

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