Sport

Lagos govt to rebuild Onikan Stadium

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has approved the reconstruction of the 5,000-capacity Onikan Stadium on the Lagos Island. The Commissioner for Information and Strategy, ...

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Ghana humiliates Nigeria 4-1 to win WAFU Cup

The Black Stars of Ghana mauled Nigeria’s Super Eagles 4-1 to win the WAFU Cup of Nations on Sunday. Ghana dominated the encounter played at ...

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CAF strips Kenya of 2018 CHAN hosting rights

Kenya were stripped Saturday of the right to host the 2018 African Nations Championship after a CAF executive committee meeting in Accra. The decision was ...

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Neymar joins Messi, Ronaldo on FIFA best player shortlist

Neymar was named alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi on the three-man shortlist for the Best FIFA Men’s Player Award, which was announced in London ...

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Ikpea, Ubogu urge Super Eagles to win WAFU cup as independence gift

By Akeem Busari The home based Super Eagles have been urged to win the Fox sponsored WAFU cup ongoing in Ghana. The Super Eagles led ...

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Chelsea agree Costa sale to Atletico Madrid

Chelsea have announced they have agreed to sell striker Diego Costa to Atletico Madrid. Atletico will pay more than £50m for the Spain international, who ...

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Court dissolves ex-Eagles’ coach, Onigbinde’s 30-year marriage

A Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan has dissolved the 30-year marriage between Chief Adegboye Onigbinde and his wife Anne because there was no more love ...

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‘Ebola’ sacks coach from England women’s soccer team job

Mark Sampson has been sacked as England women’s soccer team manager following evidence of “inappropriate and unacceptable” behaviour in a previous role. The English Football ...

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Nigeria battle Benin Republic in WAFU Cup Semi-Finals Thursday

Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles will face familiar foes Benin Republic in the semi-final of the 2017 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations in ...

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Super Eagles beat Ghana 2-0 to reach WAFU Cup S/final

Super Eagles are through to the semi-finals of the West African Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations after beating Ghana 2-0 in their last Group ...

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