Sports News
03/18/14 08:58 AM
Chairman of the Ondo State football agency, owners of Sunshine stars international, Akin Akinbobola has stated that the 2-2 draw recorded by the Akure Gunners away to the current league holders Kano Pillars, is good for the morale of the team. Akinbob
03/18/14 08:54 AM
Scribe of the Nigeria Football Federation Barrister Musa Amadu has stated unequivocally that Super Eagles world cup progression will be predicated on her result against Iran in it opening match in the group stage of the 2014 FIFA world cup. Amadu in a ch
03/18/14 07:27 AM
Coach of the national U-17 women team Bala Nkiyu has hailed the performance of the China U-17 women national team for the gallant display against the Flamingos in the second group D game played in the city of Alajuela. Nkiyu in a chat with co
03/18/14 07:03 AM
Rasheedat Ajibade scorer of Nigeria's first goal at the ongoing FIFA U-17 women's world cup in Costa Rica has promised to score more goals as the matches come by in the tournament.    Ajibade told shortly after the match th
03/18/14 06:59 AM
After failing to book promotion ticket to Division 4 at the just concluded ICC World Crickets League Division 5 in Malaysia, Technical Director of the Nigeria Cricket Federation, Olisah Egwuatu has lamented that the National Cricket Team lacks the capacit
03/18/14 06:53 AM
The Nigeria basketball federation (NBBF) has announced the commencement of the first phase of the 2014  Zenith Bank League which will hold in Abuja.   Basketball administrator and Technical Committee Member of the Nigeria Basketball Federation,
03/18/14 06:48 AM
  As he officially takes over this week, new minister for sports, Dr. Tammy Danagogo has assured that stakeholders will be involved in ways to move sports forward in the country.   Speaking to, Danagogo added that it will be an op
03/18/14 06:40 AM
  Rangers coach, John Sam Obuh has questioned the level of officiating in the oriental derby game against Enyimba on Sunday. Speaking to, Obuh reckoned that it is in Nigeria’s best interest to have credible winners, who will go
03/15/14 11:31 AM
General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Musa Amadu has reiterated the confidence of the Federation on the ability of the National U-20 team led by Coach Manu Garba to succeed and replicate the success recorded at the U-17 level. Amadu
03/15/14 11:28 AM
Nigeria Football Federation executive member Emeka Inyama has moved swiftly to clarify the position of the Technical committee of the body on the invitation of players to the national team amidst pervasive beliefs that the committee imposes players on the
03/15/14 11:13 AM
Former Super Eagles striker, Rafael Ndukwe has noted that the more friendly matches the Eagles play, the more the team will improve ahead of this summer's world cup in Brazil. Ndukwe in a chat with reckons that he sees the Eagles going f
03/15/14 11:06 AM
Super Eagles and Fenerbahce of Turkey striker, Emmanuel Emenike has charged Nigerians to keep on supporting him ahead of the 2014 world cup in Brazil. Emenike in a chat with posited that playing with the full knowledge of support fro
03/14/14 09:27 AM
Assistant coach of the national U-17 women team 'The Flamingos' Anne Chijine has advised the four dropped players from the final cut to the FIFA U-17 women world cup in Costa Rica not to lose hope of making it as professional players...
03/13/14 09:35 AM
The National Cricket Men's Team failed to gain promotion to Division 4 after a painful defeat to host country, Malaysia in their last group game played on Wednesday at the on-going ICC World Cricket Division Five League in Malaysia. Jersey and Malaysi
03/13/14 09:16 AM
Ahead of the qualifiers for the 2015 Afrobasket cup competition to be hosted by Tunisia, Captain of D'Tigers of Nigeria, Olumide Oyedeji has expressed optimism that the country's National Basketball Team will pick one of the tickets available at t
03/13/14 09:11 AM
Coach of Police Machine Hockey team, Mohammed Jinadu has blamed the Hockey Federation of Nigeria (HFN) for being inactive throughout the first quarter of this year. He said his team is well prepared for this season’s games but is still awaiting the
03/13/14 07:54 AM
The National Sports Commission (NSC) has once again reassured Nigerians that funds will not be a problem for team Nigeria to participate at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland,the Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China and the 2015 All African Gam
03/13/14 07:39 AM
In order to boost its human capacity in-line with International best practices, the Gymnastics Federation of Nigeria (GFN) is planning to hold a training course for Gymnastics Coaches in the country. National Gymnastics coach, Tony Asuquo stated that th
03/13/14 07:25 AM
The Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) says it will begin camping for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in April. Ex-international and Board Member of the Nigeria Table Tennis Federation, Waheed Ekun says the early preparation will enable the players to pr
03/12/14 04:14 PM
Chairman of Nembe City football club of Bayelsa, Victor Baribote has reiterated that he has fully submitted the required materials as stipulated by the League management company (LMC), administrators of the Nigeria professional football league...
03/12/14 04:01 PM
Bnei Yehuda of Israel and Eagles shot stopper, Dele Aiyenugba has called on the Stephen Keshi led side not to take any team lightly...
03/12/14 03:56 PM
Samsunspor of Turkey and Nigerian striker, Ekigho Ehiosun has expressed hope in the Super Eagles of Nigeria qualifying from Group F at this year's FIFA world cup in Brazil...
03/12/14 03:49 PM
With just 92 days to the commencement of the FIFA 2014 world cup in Brazil, Eagles and Karabukspor of Turkey striker, Joseph Akpala has revealed that his main focus at the...
03/12/14 03:45 PM
Assistant coach of Nigeria's U17 women's national team, Ann Chiejine, has revealed that the team will try to exploit the attack-minded Chinese counterparts when their campaign...
03/12/14 03:38 PM
Coach of the national female U-17 team 'The Flamingos' Bala Nkiyu has expressed confidence in the ability of the current crop of players in the team to surpass the outing recorded at the last world cup in Azerbaijan...
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