Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi, is on the radar of Ligue 1 champions, Paris St.Germain, according to ESPN. The Foxes’ midfielder has had a fine season with some eye-catching displays for the former Premier League champions. His consistency and work rate have turned him into a fans’ favourite at the King Power Stadium and at the […]

Sadio Mane was named African Footballer of the Year for 2019 on Tuesday after winning the Champions League with Liverpool and leading Senegal to the Africa Cup of Nations final. 27 year old Mane, wins the award for the first time after finishing runner-up to his Liverpool teammate Mohamed Salah of Egypt in 2017 and […]

According to Sports Minister Sunday Dare, Anthony Joshua will present his heavyweight belts to President Buhari but said no date has been fixed for the presentation. The Minister said this while briefing journalists at the end of the federal executive council (FEC) meeting which happened on Wednesday, December 11. Anthony Joshua reclaimed his IBF, WBA and WBO titles with a win […]

World Heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua, wants to defend his title in the country if possible. Joshua, who hails from Sagamu, Ogun State and even visited the country two months before the celebrated rematch against Andy Ruiz Jnr last Saturday in Saudi Arabia is keen to bring the first world heavyweight title fight to the […]

Nigeria’s Minister for Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare says his ministry will require about N1.2 billion annually to maintain the existing stadia across the country. The Minister said because of budgetary constraints, government might consider concessioning some of the facilities to the private sector to ensure proper maintenance in line with international best practices. […]

Super Falcons captain, Desire Oparanozie, has been named the Imo State Environmental Ambassador by Governor Chukwuemeka Ihedioha. Oparanozie, who plays for French side Guingamp, disclosed the news on her Instagram page with the promise of helping the state move further in its role.

The Football Association of Zambia has reportedly cancelled the international friendly match between its national team and South Africa on Saturday. FAZ President Andrew Kamanga confirmed that the international friendly was cancelled over xenophobic attacks in South Africa. “The game is off, and we communicated that to South Africa Football Association and they understood. We […]

Nigeria’s D’Tigress won the FIBA Women’s Afrobasket title yesterday in Dakar, defeating host Senegal 60-55 to retain the trophy they won in Mali two years ago. It was not an easy road to the title as the hosts backed by nearly all the fans inside the 15,000 seating capacity Dakar Arena stood solidly behind the […]

Former Nigeria national team coach Samson Siasia has been banned from the game for life following a match-fixing probe by world governing body FIFA. FIFA said in a statement on Friday that the adjudicatory chamber of their independent Ethics Committee found that Siasia was “guilty of having accepted that he would receive bribes in relation […]

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