Home » Sports (page 10)

Sports

Onome Ebi, Marching Into The History Books

Onome in Urhobo dialect means “My own”. For sure, this name has rub off on the life of this beautifully built footballer who is gradually marching into the history books as one of the oldest player living or dead that has featured in six FIFA World Cup ever. Surely, she will be our own when she would feature in 6th ...

Read More »

2023 NLO Congress Holds Virtually In Abuja

The Secretariat of the Nigeria Nationwide League has fixed Tuesday 7 March for the Annual General Congress of the third tier domestic league. This according to the Chief Operating officer of League body Sola Ogunnowo is line with the statutes that established the third cadre domestic league in Nigeria, NLO Secretariat informed that the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has approved ...

Read More »

CLOSE OF 2023 Club Registration For Nationwide League One Club

The Nationwide League One Secretariat has draw the attention of Clubs in the Nationwide League One (Division One and Two) to the calendar of activities earlier sent to them in January 2023. “Sequel to above and in-line with the directives of the Nigeria Football Federation, the 2023 Clubs registration will end on Friday March 10, 2023” . “Any club that ...

Read More »

Ozalla FC Sharpen Skills Against Remo Stars, Warri Wolves, FC Ebedei Test Ahead 2022/2023 NL2 Kick Off

Ambitious Ozalla FC have embarked on a massive friendly games against top clubs including NPFL and NNL sides as the Ikenna Osueke side prepare for their maiden journey in the Nationwide League two campaign come April 2023, Exclusivenews.com.ng reports. Checks reveal that the club which produced Club Brugge of Belgium free scoring midfielder, Raphael Onydika, have engaged NPFL side, Remo ...

Read More »

Putellas Elated Over FIFA Best Award

Spanish and FC Barcelona Femeni player,Alexia Putellas has expressed happiness for retaining her FIFA Best player award. In an histogram post,she thanked everyone who voted for her.”Thanks also to.my family and friends,my teammates,the coaching staff,the club and its employees,all the fans and all the people who helped me along the way .Congratulations to all the winners. Meanwhile, some of the ...

Read More »

FIFA Fan Festival For Launch In The World Cup

For the first time,FIFA Fan Festivals will be launched at a FIFA Women’s World Cup across all nine host cities at Australia and New Zealand 2023′ All FIFA Fan Festivals Will offer free entry to people of all ages,providing a vibrant destination to celebrate the global game and experience the best in music,football,entertainment,local culture,food and games.Fan a will be able ...

Read More »

Super Falcons Will Do Well In Australia… U17 Assistant Coach

The Assistant Coach of the Women’s Under 17 World Cup of Nigeria,the Flamingos,Coach Queendolyn Akpan is hopeful that the Senior Women National team,the Super Falcons will survive the group stages of the World Cup slated for July in Australia/New Zealand,despite the poor run of results in friendly games that the team participated in. The Super Falcons were only able to ...

Read More »

NNL 2023 : FC Rockets, Warri Wolves In A Star Opener

The fixtures between FC One Rocket and Warri Wolves has been chosen as NNL Star Match & Official season’s opener of the 2023 League season. In the draws made on Tuesday,in Abuja the League which was earlier expected to begin on 3 March, may begin on a later date. According to the Matcday 1 draws released, in the Northern conference ...

Read More »

PFAN Urges Flying Eagles To Pick World Cup Ticket

By Akeem Busari  Nigeria’s foremost players union, the Professional Footballers Association of Nigeria, (PFAN), has joined millions of excited Nigerians in the celebration of Nigeria’s U20 male team, the Flying Eagles’ recent feats at the ongoing Africa U20 Championship in Egypt.  In the congratulatory message signed by its President Tijani Babangida, MON and released by Secretary-General  Emmanuel Babayaro, MON, the ...

Read More »