The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) says it has finalized arrangements for the signing of a new contract with Super Eagles Coach, Stephen Keshi in the next few days ahead of the 2015 African Cup of Nations Cup (AFCON) qualifier between Nigeria and Rwanda on September 6.
It was another day of celebration for Team Nigeria Saturday, as the trio of Esther Oyema, Loveline Obiji and Paul Kehinde grab a gold medal each in the powerlifting event to take the country to 11 gold on the medals’ table.
Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has described the death of a seasoned football administrator and front-line ophthalmologist, Dr Ayo Bello as shocking and a loss of immense proportions to the sporting world and Kwara State in particular.
Nigerian gold medallist, Chika Amalaha, has been provisionally suspended from the ongoing Commonwealth Games after an competition drugs test resulted in an anti-doping violation, the Commonwealth Games Federation has announced.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal handed Tom Cleverly the captain band as his team took on Roma but it was Wayne Rooney who stole the show with two goals and an assist as the Red Devils won their opening group game of the International Champions Cup 3-2.
Thierry Henry, Arsenal legend, inspired New York Red Bulls to victory against the Gunners in a pre-season friendly. Henry provided the assist for Bradley Wright-Phillips to score against the London club.
Impeached president of the Nigeria Football Federation Aminu Maigari has resigned to fate and has gone into hibernation. Maigari, indicated that he has peace of mind after a tumultuous post Brazil 2014 World Cup had him battling against the wind.