FIFA Ban Ghana Ref Lamptey For Life Over S/Africa Vs Senegal Error

  Ghanaian referee Joseph Lamptey has been handed a life ban by the world’s football governing body FIFA, reports. The FIFA Disciplinary Committee has decided to ban the Ghanaian match official from taking part in any kind of football-related activity (administrative, sports or any other) at national and international level for life. The official … Read More


Amuneke Relives1995 Confed Cup Regrets,1996 Olympics “Golden Generation”

  By James Agberebi: Former Nigeria international  Emmanuel Amuneke has revealed that he still regrets his penalty miss against Mexico at the 1995 FIFA Confederations Cup in Saudi Arabia, reports. Amuneke spoke with as the world football governing get set to organise another Confederations Cup in Russia from 17 June to 2 July 2017. … Read More


Onigbinde, Green: Ahmad Must Fulfill Campaign Promises, Develop African Football

By Izuchukwu Okosi: Former Nigeria coach Adegboye Onigbinde has tasked new Confederation of African Football President Ahmad Ahmad to fulfill his election promises as he takes over leadership of the body, reports. Madagascar's Ahmad, 57, defeated Issa Hayatou, who was seeking an eighth term having been in office since 1988, in Thursday's election in Addis Ababa, … Read More


Nigeria Maintain 41st Spot, Cameroon Climb To 32nd In FIFA World Ranking

  The Super Eagles of Nigeria were non movers as they retained their 41st position in the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking, reports.    The rankings which was released on Thursday morning, was published on FIFA's official website.   In Africa, the Super Eagles also did not make any movement as they remained seventh.   Super Eagles 2018 FIFA … Read More


Okunowo: Rohr’s Squad For Senegal, Burkina Faso Friendlies Perfect

  By Richard Jideaka, Abuja:   Former Nigeria defender Gbenga Okunowo has urged Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr to take the two upcoming international friendly games with Senegal and Burkina Faso in London seriously and go for victories, reports.   Okunowo told Complete Sports that winning both games later this month will enhance Super … Read More


FIFA Ethics Committee Bans Adamu For Two Years

Nigerian sports administrator and former FIFA executive committee member Dr Amos Adamu has been handed a two-year ban by the world football governing body.    "The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee, chaired by Hans-Joachim Eckert, has decided to ban the former football official Amos Adamu for two years from taking part in any … Read More