Nigeria have named a 30-man squad ahead of next month’s FIFA U-20 World Cup in Turkey.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been handed a very tight schedule for the 2015 Nations Cup qualifiers, as the Confederation of African Football have squeezed all the matches into three months.
President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Alhaji Aminu Maigari was on Friday in Accra, capital of Ghana, honoured as the African Sports Development Personality of the Year at the 2nd African Development Magazine Awards.
Harambee Stars of Kenya playmaker, Francis Kahata is confident of replicating his goal scoring performance against the Super Eagles of Nigeria, when both sides clash in the return leg of the FIFA 2014 World Cup qualifiers next month.
Erstwhile Super Eagles midfielder, Henry Nwosu has urged the team to stay focused ahead of the FIFA 2014 World Cup qualifiers in June and the Confederations Cup.
Posted: May 19, 2013
Enugu Rangers aim to win well against CS Sfaxien in today’s CAF Confederation Cup tie so that the return clash in Tunisia will be easier.
CS Sfaxien Ghanaian ace, Maman Issifu has boasted his Tunisian club are in Enugu to win a CAF Confederation Cup tie against Enugu Rangers.
Enugu Rangers are lamenting the non-release of the pair of striker Sunday Mba and goalkeeper Chigozie Agbim by Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi, for their CAF Confederation Cup game against CS Sfaxien.
Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) coach, Kabir Dogo has said emphatically that his side will not leave Owerri empty-handed.
Nigeria’s Rabiu Ibrahim was again left to watch from the bench as his side were handed a humiliating 3-1 home defeat by league runners-up St Mirren on Saturday 18 May 2013.
Former Enugu Rangers skipper, James Okwuosa, was an unused substitute as a desperate Chippa United claimed all the points in 2-1 away win at AmaZulu on Saturday, May 18 2013.
Posted: May 18, 2013
Category: Top Features
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Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski says his future will be revealed at the end of the season.
Arsene Wenger has admitted that he wanted to sign David Beckham at points during the England international’s illustrious career - but that Arsenal could never afford his lucrative salary.
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Hull City have released Seyi Olofijana from the club after their promotion to the English Premier League.
Enugu Rangers International opponents in Sunday's first leg, round of 16 of the Orange/CAF Confederation Cup match, Club Sportive Sfaxien of Tunisia arrived Enugu Friday afternoon in a chartered flight, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Posted: May 18, 2013
Category: Breaking News
London2012 Olympics finalists, Blessing Okagbare and Ajoke Odumosu will be among the elite athletes, including seven reigning Olympic champions, that will compete for the precious points on offer as the IAAF Diamond League train makes its second of 14 stops in Shanghai,China today (Saturday), reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Nigeria Professional Football League club Kano Pillars may now be preparing to key in to the new minimum wage of N150,000 reportedly approved for players, as they have settled all match bonuses and other outstanding debts.
West Brom will only allow Peter Osaze Odemwingie to leave the club if the transfer fee matches their valuation, manager Steve Clarke has warned.
Rejected Super Eagle,Obafemi Martins,who has seen limited action thanks to injury since he signed in March, was a full participant in Wednesday’s training as his club,Seattle Sounders are poised to add a key offensive cog..
Super Eagles head coach, Stephen Keshi, has recalled the three players he dropped from the 30-man provisional squad for the up-coming international friendly game against Mexico in the United States of America.
Millwall defender Danny Shittu signed a new two-year contract which will see him stay at The Den until June 2015.