Plateau United ended the first stanza of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) 2016/17 season two points clear at the top of the log and the club’s Manager, Kennedy Boboye is confident they will sustain the run of good form to clinch their first ever league title. In a buoyant...
Alexis Sanchez scored an extra-time goal as Arsenal beat Manchester City 2-1 at Wembley to reach their 20th FA Cup final on Sunday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that this victory means it will be Arsenal’s third FA Cup final appearance in four seasons. City, who lost David Silva...
BY LEADERSHIP EDITORS Three weeks of football across four five cities in the country and involving over 400 under 15 years teenagers from the 20 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) clubs was concluded at the Agege Stadium, Saturday morning with a dominant second half performance that saw the Abubakar Bukola...
Chile coach juan antonio pizzi believes more time is needed for new technology to be understood. This was after his team felt the positive and negative results of the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system being tested at the Confederations Cup in Russia on Sunday. In beating Cameroon 2-0 in their opener...
LEADERSHIP EDITORS Barcelona leapfrogged Real Madrid in the title race as second-half goals from Luis Suarez and Ivan Rakitic secured a convincing 3-0 victory over Espanyol in the Catalonian derby. Luis Enrique's side - who would have been behind early on at Estadi Cornella-El Prat had Jurado made the most of...
AITEO, Nigeria’s foremost energy solution company, on Wednesday acquired the ‘Naming Right’ of the NFF Federation Cup, as an extension/addendum to the company’s sponsorship agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation. It is also part of the rights AITEO has under the original agreement. Those rights will enable the acquisition of...
Manchester City forward Kelechi Iheanacho has sent his apologies to the coach of the senior national team of Nigeria Gernot Rohr for his poor conduct after he was substituted in Nigeria’s 0-2 loss to South Africa. Iheanacho was yanked off for Olanrewaju Kayode as Nigeria chased an equalizer. The forward...
DICKSON AGBO Nigerian striker, Victor Anichebe, fired blanks again yesterday as his troubled club, Sunderland finally got relegated from the Premier League to the English Championships. Sunderland needed a win at home against AFC Bournemouth to keep alive their faint hopes of survival but the Black Cats who have been terrible...
LEADERSHIP EDITORS Chelsea captain John Terry will leave the club at the end of the season after more than two decades there. He is their most decorated individual, with four Premier League titles, one Champions League, five FA Cups, a Europa League and three League Cups. He has made 713...
 Top of the table Plateau United were the luckier side on a day their opponents, FC IfeanyiUbah dominated play but could not make good of their free flowing passes. Plateau United won 1-0 to establish again their five point lead over second placed MFM, whose game in Enugu against Rangers...