FIFA Women’s W/Cup: Nigeria see red, lose 0-1 to France

The hopes of Nigeria’s Super Falcons qualifying for the round of 16 in the 2019 FIFA World Cup dimmed after the Nigerian ladies lost 0-1 to host France in one of the last group matches played on Monday. If  they eventually go through, it would mean that Nigeria progressed as one of the third best […]

Kalli hotunan sabbin ‘yan wasan Real Madrid

Kungiyar Real Madrid ta sayo sabbin ‘yan wasa don tunkarar kaka mai zuwa cikinsu har da Hazard da Luka Jovic da sauransu. GETTY IMAGESMadrid ta dauko Hazard daga Chelsea kan yarjejeniyar shekara biyar, kan kudi da ake cewa zai kai fam miliyan 150 GETTY IMAGESDan wasan ya koma Chelsea daga Lille a 2012, ya kuma […]

FIFA WWC: China beat S/Africa, as Germany, France move into 2nd round

round 1 hour ago 0  93  0 (Reuters/NAN) China striker Li Ying scored the only goal in a crucial 1-0 victory over South Africa in a women’s World Cup Group B clash at the Parc des Princes on Thursday. This result ensures Germany and France progress to the second round. Debutants South Africa are now likely out of […]

Super Eagles land in Ismailia for 2019 AFCON

ADVERTISEMENT Super Eagles land in Ismailia for 2019 AFCON By David Ngobua | Published Date Jun 10, 2019 1:45 AM TwitterFacebookWhatsAppTelegram Three time African champions, the Super Eagles of Nigeria yesterday landed in Ismailia, 12 days ahead of the kick-off of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be staged in Egypt. The Super Eagles left the […]

Why Rohr dropped Iheanacho from Super Eagles’ 2019 AFCON squad

By Victor Okoye Facts are beginning to emerge why Super Eagles Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr dropped Leicester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho from the list of 23-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Rohr on Sunday named his final 23-man list to the […]

Result: Goncalo Guedes scores winner as Portugal land UEFA Nations League title

Portugal have won the inaugural UEFA Nations League title courtesy of a 1-0 win over the Netherlands in Sunday night’s final at the Estadio do Dragao. Goncalo Guedes scored the only goal of the match in the 60th minute and it was a deserved victory for Fernando Santos‘s side, who offered the greater threat in Porto. Ronald Koeman resisted the temptation to make […]

Transfer: Three Juventus first team players in shock swap deal for Man United’s Pogba

Three Juventus first team players could leave Turin this summer’s transfer window to join Manchester United in a swap deal for midfielder, Paul Pogba. We reported that the Serie A champions have already contacted Pogba’s agent, Mino Raiola, over a potential summer move for the midfielder. However, La Gazzetta dello Sport is now reporting that […]

Euro 2020 qualifier: What Turkey did to France on Saturday

World champions France were given a cold shower on Saturday in Euro 2020 qualifier against Turkey, losing 0-2. Turkey kept up the pressure throughout the game for a home win which helped to place them in the lead in Group H. Turkey started the game strong, scoring their first goal in the 30th minute with […]

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: What Rohr said after Super Eagles 0-0 draw with Warriors

Super Eagles Coach, Genort Rohr, has reacted after his side played out a goalless draw with Zimbabwe in an international friendly match on Saturday. The Super Eagles drew goalless with the Warriors of Zimbabwe on Saturday in the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State. The game was in preparation for the African Cup of Nations […]