Category: Sports

Crystal Palace sign Eze from QPR

Abdul Jimoh- August 28, 2020

Crystal Palace has bolstered their attacking options ahead of the new English Premier League (EPL) season with the signing of Eberechi Eze from Championship side ... Read More

Buhari appoints Amokachi Special Assistant Sports

Suleiman Idris- August 20, 2020

Former Super Eagles striker and Nigerian Football Ambassador, Daniel Amokachi, has been appointed Special Assistant on Sports to President Mohammadu Buhari. Amokachi’s appointment was announced ... Read More

FC Barcelona appoint Koeman as new coach

Abdul Jimoh- August 19, 2020

Barcelona has appointed Ronald Koeman as their next coach, the club said in a statement on Wednesday. Koeman, who has left his role as manager ... Read More

Barcelona in talks with Koeman after sacking Setien – Club source

Abdul Jimoh- August 18, 2020

Barcelona are negotiating a deal to appoint Netherlands coach, Ronald Koeman as the successor to Quique Setien, a club source said on Tuesday. Koeman is ... Read More

Tokyo Olympics: Non-Contact Sports to Resume Training in PH – Minister

Henry Solomon- August 8, 2020

Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, says non-contact sports athletes will soon resume training in Port Harcourt, Rivers, ahead of the Tokyo ... Read More

NBBF Mourns Former D’Tigers Invitee, Ojo

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2020

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), on Friday paid tributes to baskeball player and former D’Tigers invitee, Michael Olalekan-Ojo who died on Thursday. The NBBF spokesman, ... Read More

Lampard says more to come as Chelsea look to bridge the gap

Abdul Jimoh- July 20, 2020

Chelsea fans can expect more from the London club in the transfer market, as they look to bridge the gap with Liverpool and Manchester City ... Read More

FIFA Confirms 2022 World Cup Match Schedule

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2020

The Federation of International Football Associations (FIFA) has confirmed the match schedule for the 2022 FiFA World Cup in Qatar. A statement on the world ... Read More

Court of Arbitration of Sport Overturns Manchester City Ban

Tanimu- July 13, 2020

Manchester City’s two-year ban from European football has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS), the Lausanne based court said on Monday. ... Read More

Manchester City’s ban from European football overturned – CAS

Olisa- July 13, 2020

Manchester City’s two-year ban from European football has been overturned by the Court of Arbitration of Sport (CAS), the Lausanne based court said on Monday. ... Read More

Arsenal Hosted Charlton Athletic, Wins 6-0

Tanimu- June 7, 2020

Arsenal returned to action for the first time on Saturday since the 2019/2020 English Premier League (EPL) was stopped because of the COVID-19 pandemic. They ... Read More

Klopp Speaks on Right Time to Restart EPL

Tanimu- May 20, 2020

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp believes it is the right time for England’s Premier League (EPL) to resume after a two-month stoppage due to the COVID-19 ... Read More

COVID-19: FIFA postpones U-17, U-20 Women’s World Cup, Futsal World Cup to 2021

inno.korie- May 13, 2020

The world football governing body, FIFA, has announced the postponement of the FIFA U-17 and U-20 Women’s World Cup and the Futsal World Cup due ... Read More

Cummins pleads to be able to carry on shining and swinging

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 10, 2020

Australia fast bowler Pat Cummins believes test cricket will be much the poorer if using spit and sweat to help shine the ball is banned ... Read More

Nigerian Troops Clear Boko Haram/ISWAP at Tumbun Rago/Fulani

Tanimu- April 7, 2020

In continuation with the ongoing clearance operations in the North East Theatre of Operation, combined troops of 403 Special Forces Brigade Baga, Niger Republic Troops ... Read More

Wimbledon Championship Cancelled for The First Time Since World War II

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2020

The world's oldest tennis tournament, The Wimbledon championships were cancelled for the first time since World War Two on Wednesday as the coronavirus pandemic struck ... Read More

Sanchez, Vidal will be Quarantine When They Come Home

Tanimu- March 11, 2020

Chilean football stars Alexis Sanchez and Arturo Vidal will be quarantined when they return to their home country from Europe, Chile’s health minister said on ... Read More

NPFL Match Day 23: Plateau United Keep Title Hopes Alive as Rivers United Maintain Pressure

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2020

Plateau United reiterated their title ambitions with a win away to Wikki while Rivers United stayed within the title-chasing loop with a win at home. ... Read More

LMC Confirms Death Of Nasarawa United Defender, Calls For Autopsy

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2020

The League Management Company (LMC) has confirmed the report of the death of Chineme Martins, a defender with Nasarawa United FC, who slumped during the ... Read More

Force HQ Emerge Winners at 2020 Police Games

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2020

Force Headquarters, Abuja, has emerged overall winner of the 12th Biennial Police Gamed with 239 medals made up of 102 gold, 70 silver and 67 ... Read More