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FIFA appoints Grisha to handle Zambia, Nigeria match

Football’s world ruling body, FIFA, has appointed Egyptian Ghead Grisha as referee for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Zam...

Rio Olympics: Senate To Probe Sports Minister, NOC

DISTURBED by the controversies arising from Nigeria’s poor outing in the just concluded Rio Olympics in Brazil, where it won only a bronze meda...

U-23 Players Yet To Get Allowances

Players and officials of the Nigeria Olympic Eagles are yet to receive their remaining allowances after winning bronze medal at the  Rio 2016 Ol...

I Won’t Represent Nigeria Again – Usman

Even before she left the shores of Nigeria for Brazil, Mariam Usman knew that winning a medal at the Rio 2016 Olympics would be a tough call. She...

Okocha To Olympic Team: You Can’t Be Rich Playing For Nigeria

Former Nigeria skipper Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha has warned the country’s Olympic team in Rio they cannot become rich simply by playing for N...

Six things we learnt in week one of the Premier League

Some facts emerged as the new English Premier League season got underway at the weekend where teams went head-to-head against each other in the 2...

Stay Away From Us, U-23 Eagles Tell Dalung

The no-love-lost relationship between the U-23 Olympic team camp and the Minister of Sports and Youth Development has reached a boiling point and...

You wont believe how much a Japanese will give Dream Team if they win gold

– A benefactor promises the Dream Team $30,000 each if they win gold at the Rio Olympics – Katsuya Takasu also says he will reward the U-2...

Olympics: NFF explains Dream Team unpaid allowances

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung and NFF President Amaju Pinnick have doused feelings of discontent in the Nigeria ...

John Mikel Obi

Mikel Denies Donating $30,000 To Olympic Squad

Captain of Team Nigeria to the Rio Olympics, John Mikel Obi has denied media reports making the rounds in Nigeria that he gave 30,000 dollars...