Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola is banking on Franck Ribery to rise to the occasion and inspire his side to a second-leg fightback in their Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid on Tuesday night, Skysports reports.
The Inspector General of Police Mohammed Abubakar has released Assistant Commissioner of Police Gideon Akinsola to take charge of security during that second edition of the Okpekpe 10km road race. The event is billed for May 3.
The agent of Nigeria's football star John Mikel Obi, Olatunji John Shittu, has dismissed speculations agog in the media that the Nigerian midfielder who plies his trade for Chelsea football club in London was headed to Inter Milan in Serie A next season.
Napoli has been hit with injury. striker Gonzalo Higuain was stretched out in their draw against Inter and is in doubt for the remainder of the season after picking up a potentially troubling ankle injury in their 0-0 draw
The game saw hitherto suspended coach Zachary Baraje return to the dugout for the hosts who dominated the game from the opening minutes, with Lobi’s goalkeeper Terkaa Melai the only obstacle to an early goal as the People’s Elephant won a series of corner kicks.
Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben claims he "expected more" from Real Madrid, despite the Spanish giants beating the Champions League holders 1-0 in Wednesday's semi-final first leg at Santiago Bernabeu.
Stephen Keshi has expressed how disappointed he is with some media houses by publishing wrong names of the squad he presented to the NFF on Teusday. He posted on social media saying they are wrong names.
The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd is partnering with the Youth Academy of Feyenoord Rotterdam Football Club of The Netherlands to help improve the football talents of the 16-year old NNPC/Shell Cup.