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Nigeria vs Guinea: Rohr speaks on dropping Mikel for Iwobi, reveals formation

Gernot Rohr has hinted that Alex Iwobi could take over playmaking duties from John Obi Mikel. The change would also see Ahmed Musa deployed as…

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Lukaku’s agent confirms Inter Milan’s interest

Romelu Lukaku’s agent, Federico Pastorello, has confirmed that Inter Milan are trying to sign the Manchester United striker this summer. Lukaku has been linked with…

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Super Eagles end training boycott

Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Tuesday suspended a training strike over unpaid bonuses at the Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt following last-minute pleas by the…

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AFCON 2019: Nigerians tell Super Eagles’ coach areas to improve on

Soccer fans in Minna on Tuesday advised the technical crew of the Super Eagles to improve on the team’s defence and attack in the ongoing…

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Rapinoe leads U.S. into quarter-finals after controversial VAR review

The U.S. needed two Megan Rapinoe penalty kicks, one of them controversially confirmed after a lengthy VAR review, to beat Spain 2-1 on Monday in…

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CAF to probe Cameroon Lionesses over England match

Cameroon should be investigated for their behaviour during the Women’s World Cup defeat to England, claims CAF’s women’s football committee chair Isha Johansen. England’s 3-0…

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Messi relieved as Argentina see off Qatar for Copa America Q/finals

Lautaro Martinez and Sergio Aguero scored as Argentina cleared the Qatari obstacle to qualify for the Copa America quarter-finals. Argentina captained by Lionel Messi came…

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England coach says ashamed of Cameroon’s Lionesses

England manager Phil Neville said he was “completely and utterly ashamed” of Cameroon’s behaviour after his side beat the Lionesses 3-0 on Sunday to reach…

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Senegal spank Amuneke’s Taifa stars in mismatch

Tanzania’s Taifa Stars, coached by Nigeria’s Emmanuel Amuneke, and making a first appearance at the African Cup of Nations since 1980, were taught some football…

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Blunder: GoTV berates gallant Super Falcons in “sexist” tweet faux pas

Pay TV brand GoTV tweeted what can be considered a faux pas on Saturday berating the Super Falcons for losing 3-0 to Germany. In a…

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Super Falcons stage sit-in protest in France over unpaid allowances

Nigeria’s Super Falcons have begun a sit-in protest at their hotel in Grenoble France, until all their outstanding bonuses are paid. ESPN reported that the…

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Gary Neville reacts to Jesse Lingard’s controversial social media posts

Gary Neville says that some of the reaction to Jesse Lingard’s recent social media activity has been overblown, but has also questioned the Manchester United…

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Buhari watching Super Eagles AFCON match against Burundi

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday watched the Super Eagles’ AFCON match against Burundi in Egypt. Buhari watching Nigeria’s match against Burundi Share

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Burundi made us suffer – Coach Gernot Rohr

Though the Super Eagles won their opening match in the Africa Cup of Nations clash with Burundi, coach Gernot Rohr disclosed that Burundi made his…

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Debutants Madagascar draw with Guinea

Debutants Madagascar almost upset veterans Guinea in the second match of Group B of the African Nations Cup in Alexandria when they overturned a goal…

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Super Falcons out, crash 3-0 to Germany

Nigeria’s Super Falcons have crashed out of the ongoing Women’s World Cup in France after losing 3-0 to Germany on Saturday. The Nigerian side conceded…

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Super Eagles to battle other teams for N1.6 billion as AFCON 2019 begins

As the 32nd edition of the 2019 African cup of Nations (AFCON) commences, the stage is set for 24 African teams to slug it out like gladiators…

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Alexis Sanchez sends Chile into Q/finals

Alexis Sanchez put a miserable club season with Manchester United behind him as he sent Chile into the Copa America quarter-finals with the winning goal…

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Egypt beat Zimbabwe in AFCON opener

Hosts Egypt made the ideal start to the Africa Cup of Nations by beating Zimbabwe 1-0 in the opening game of the tournament in Cairo….

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Women’s World Cup: IFAB says no booking for goalies offline during penalties

Goalkeepers at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup in France will not be booked for stepping off the goal-line during penalty shootouts to reduce the…

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