Sanusi named Legend’s Ryde Ambassador

Rave-making e-hailing ride company, Legend’s Ryde has appointed the General Secretary of Nigeria Football Federation, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, MON as its Ambassador. At a modest but colourful ceremony inside the NFF Secretariat, Abuja, vice chairman of Legend’s Ryde, Hajia Raolah Usman said the company opted for Dr. Sanusi based on the NFF scribe’s high level […]

AFCON: I’m sad I wasn’t able to bring the cup back to Nigeria – Peseiro

Coach of the Super Eagles, Jose Peseiro, has expressed sadness over the team’s inability to clinch victory at the CAF’s African Cup of Nations (AFCON) held in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, on Sunday, February 11. Peseiro expressed his disappointment during a press briefing on Tuesday, February 13, at the State House, Abuja, where he and other […]

BREAKING: Nigeria loses to Côte d’Ivoire in AFCON final

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have lost to the Elephants of Côte d’Ivoire in the final of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations. The Eagles took the lead in the 38th minute from a Troost-Ekong header. Read Also: AFCON: Outcome of Super Eagles clash against Ivory Coast  The hosts Ivory Coast came back to win […]

AFCON: Outcome of Super Eagles clash against Ivory Coast 

The Super Eagles of Nigeria faced the Elephants of Cote d’iviore in the final of the 2023 African Cup of Nations. In today’s match Nigeria’s left-wingback Zaidu Sanusi was back in the lineup after missing the semmis due to injury. Read Also: Police arrest Dubai-based footballer over cultism in Osun The Eagles’ defence feature were […]

England beat Spain to win Euro U21 title

England beat Spain to win Euro U21 title

England edged Spain 1-0 in the Under-21 European Championship final on Saturday to lift the trophy for the first time in 39 years thanks to a goal from Curtis Jones as their opponents missed a penalty in stoppage time. Lee Carsley’s side executed a flawless campaign that did not see them concede a single goal, […]

Bayer Leverkusen sign Xhaka from Arsenal

Granit Xhaka has left Arsenal to join German side Bayer Leverkusen in a 25m euro (£21.4m) deal. The Switzerland midfielder, 30, has signed a five-year deal with the Bundesliga club. Xhaka, who joined the Gunners in 2016 and was briefly captain in 2019, had a year left on his contract but was expected to leave […]

Barcelona sign Martinez from Bilbao

Barcelona confirmed the arrival of defender Inigo Martinez on a free transfer on Wednesday at the end of his Athletic Bilbao contract. The signing of the 32-year-old centre-back, a Spain international, on a contract until 2025, continues the Catalans’ recent policy of hiring experienced players at zero transfer cost. Barcelona signed Manchester City captain Ilkay […]

Fabregas: Ex-Barca and Chelsea midfielder retires

Former Arsenal, Barcelona and Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas has announced his immediate retirement from football. The 36-year-old calls time on a career during which he won the World Cup with Spain, the Premier League twice at Chelsea and La Liga with Barcelona. “It is with great sadness that the time has come for me to […]

Super Eagles beat Sierra Leone 3-2 to qualify for AFCON

Super Eagles beat Sierra Leone 3-2 to qualify for AFCON

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have qualified for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations. The three-time African champions picked the ticket after defeating Sierra Leone 3 -2 at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Stadium in Monrovia, Liberia, on Sunday with one game to spare. Sierra Leone nearly denied the Super Eagles a win and three points, […]