Mikel Obi’s girlfriend, Olga dumps him over move to Turkish Super Lig

Former Super Eagles skipper John Mikel Obi is facing problems in his relationship with his Russian girlfriend and mother of his twin daughters, Olga Diyachenko over his decision to move to Turkish Super Lig side, Trabzonspor after his brief stint at English club, Middlesbrough. Olga is reportedly unhappy about this move to the Turkish Super Light and … Continue reading Mikel Obi’s girlfriend, Olga dumps him over move to Turkish Super Lig

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FIFA hands life ban to former Nigerian coach Samson Siasia over bribery and match fixing

FIFA has handed a life ban to former Nigerian international and ex coach of the Super Eagles, Samson Siasia. Siasia was found guilty on breaching FIFA rules for accepting bribes to fix matches and has been handed a life ban from all football related activities including coaching and administrative. https://twitter.com/piers_e/status/1162373746965065731?ref_src=twcamp%5Ecopy%7Ctwsrc%5Eandroid%7Ctwgr%5Ecopy%7Ctwcon%5E7090%7Ctwterm%5E3 The ban comes from an … Continue reading FIFA hands life ban to former Nigerian coach Samson Siasia over bribery and match fixing

Anthony Joshua to face Andy Ruiz Jr on December 7 in Saudi Arabia

It has officially been confirmed that Anthony Joshua will face Andy Ruiz Jr for a chance to reclaim his titles. The rematch will be on December 7 in Saudi Arabia. The choice of the Middle Eastern nation to host this fight comes after Jeddah successfuly hosted two major bouts with relative success. The World Boxing … Continue reading Anthony Joshua to face Andy Ruiz Jr on December 7 in Saudi Arabia

AFCON2019: Nigeria gets easy draw, South Africa in group of death

The draws for the 2019 African Cup of Nations held last night near the pyramids of Giza  in Egypt. This year's tournament is the biggest ever with 24 teams up from the 16 teams of previous AFCON tournaments. The 2019 AFCON will hold from June 21 to July 19. a departure from the past when … Continue reading AFCON2019: Nigeria gets easy draw, South Africa in group of death

Osaze Odemwingie says many African players use ‘juju’

Former Super Eagles striker Osaze Odemwingie has revealed that many Africa footballers believe in juju. The striker explained how he received treatment from a voodoo man when he was injured while playing football. Thr former Super Eagles strikrer, Osaze Odemwingie was born in Russia but was brought to Nigeria by his parents before he started … Continue reading Osaze Odemwingie says many African players use ‘juju’

CAF confirms Egypt as hosts of 2019 African Cup of Nations

Egypt will be the new hosts of the 2019 African Cup of Nations. Egypt beat South Africa as replacement for Cameroon, who were dropped due to delays in preparations and concerns over security. Confederation of African Football (CAF) president Ahmad Ahmad announced in Dakar on Tuesday that Egypt will host the 2019 Africa Cup of … Continue reading CAF confirms Egypt as hosts of 2019 African Cup of Nations

Manchester United board backs Jose Mourinho despite poor results 

The very dissponting results for Manchester United has been expected to leave doubts in the hearts of fans and board members about Mourinho's competence to steer the Red Devils to glory. Athough EPL club, Manchester United FC has had a slow start to the 2018/2019 English Premiereship season, the Man U board has given Manager, … Continue reading Manchester United board backs Jose Mourinho despite poor results 

How France Emerged Champions in a World Cup Final with Many Firsts 

France are the Champions of the world. They beat the Croatian side 4-2 to lift the very coveted World Cup title, leaving Russia 2018 with their shoulders high as world champions.  By Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The final hosted in Moscow was very memorable with many historic moments to take home.  This World Cup final had … Continue reading How France Emerged Champions in a World Cup Final with Many Firsts 

Mario Mandzukic’s Goal Sends Croatia to World Cup Final in 2:1 Victory  Against England   

Croatia Reaches World Cup Final after defeating England 2:1 by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP Croatian side today beat the Three Lions of England 2:1 to square off with France at the 2018 FIFA World Cup final.  England opened scoring in the 5th minute of the game but Croatia equalized in the 68th minute.  The game looked … Continue reading Mario Mandzukic’s Goal Sends Croatia to World Cup Final in 2:1 Victory  Against England   

Ahmed Musa mobbed by excited football fans as he visits Abuja Mosque for Friday prayers after Super Eagles #WorldCup crash

by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP A crowd of football fans thronged around Super Eagles winger Ahmed Muss as he arrived at the Abuja Mosque for Friday prayers.  Ahmed Musa neeted twice for Nigeria in the FIFA World Cup  match against Iceland. He has now become the second African player to score twice in two World Cups … Continue reading Ahmed Musa mobbed by excited football fans as he visits Abuja Mosque for Friday prayers after Super Eagles #WorldCup crash

Last Remaining African country Senegal leaves World Cup after 0-1 loss to Colombia 

by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP 2018 FIFA World Cup will surely go down as one of the worst years in Africa's footballing history as Senegal - the last remaining African team fails to qualify for round 16.   Africa's hopes were dashed at the World Cup today as the last remaining country,  Senegal lost 0-1 to Colombia.  … Continue reading Last Remaining African country Senegal leaves World Cup after 0-1 loss to Colombia 

Was Ezenwa wrong to ask for Lionel Messi’s Jersey after Nigeria lost to Argentina?

by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP Nigeria lost 2-1 to Argentina and narrowly missed qualifying for round 16 in the World Cup but second choice goal keeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa couldn't resist the pleasure of owning an original Messi "number 10" jersey. Was Ezenwa's action appropriate following his country's loss to Argentina? After Nigeria's 2-1 defeat to Argentina … Continue reading Was Ezenwa wrong to ask for Lionel Messi’s Jersey after Nigeria lost to Argentina?

More praises for Nigerian defender Kenneth Omeruo after impressive outing against Iceland 

Russia 2018 Nigerian defender Kenneth Omeruo has received many accolades over his impressive performance during Nigeria's 2-0 win over Iceland.  by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP The defender who came in as a second half substitute performed so well that his club Chelsea FC were so full of praises for him. He has been commended holding his … Continue reading More praises for Nigerian defender Kenneth Omeruo after impressive outing against Iceland 

Francis Uzoho: Super Eagles Goalkeeper Embroiled in Age Controversy 

Russia 2018 Soccer fans question the age of Nigerian goal keeper by Jerry King Nwobodo @JerryDKingTP Many people are wondering if Nigeria's number one shot stopper, Francis Uzoho is truly nineteen years old According to his official records, Uzoho was born on 28 October 1998.  So he is 19 years old but many people are not … Continue reading Francis Uzoho: Super Eagles Goalkeeper Embroiled in Age Controversy