Kelechi Nwakali to be added to Super Eagles World Cup team

Super Eagles player Kelechi Nwakali  will be joining the Super Eagles World Cup team after his impressive display against Atletico Madrid in Uyo.   According to unconfimed reports, the player will be joining the Nigerian World Cup squad heading to Russia.    The player will train with the squad although his name was not included in…

Minister of Sports Solomon Dalung goofs, addresses Argentina as “one of the highly ranked football association in Nigeria”

While Nigerians are still recovering from the unprecedented “transmission” speech made by the Inspector General of police, Ibrahim Idris,  Minister of Sports Solomon Darlung has caused another stir. This time while addressing the press on Nigeria’s preparedness for the 2018 world cup in Russia after Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council Meeting , the minister said “Argentina is…

Arsene Wenger bows out as coach of Arsenal after 22 years

Arsenal FC coach Arsene Wenger has announced he will resign as coach of the Premier League club at the end of the season.  The coach made the announcement saying: “I am grateful for having had the privilege to serve the club for so many memorable years,” said Wenger. “I managed the club with full commitment…

Chris Brown defends Conor McGregor 

Singer Chris Brown has defended the actions of Conor McGregor.  The singer who has had his own brush with the law over battery of ex girlfriend Rihanna thinks McGregor’s action was justifiable.  “We all get crazy sometimes,” Breezy said. Surprised? 

Conor McGregor has been charged for assault 

Boxer Conor McGregor who attacked UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov has been charged. He was charged with three counts of misdemeanour assault and one count of felony criminal mischief.  Conor McGregor walks out of a NYC police station in handcuffs after being charged with three counts of misdemeanor assault and one count of felony criminal mischief. pic.twitter.com/EkPRogWjht…

Usain Bolt bows out with injury at London 2017 IAAF championship

Track and field legend, Usain Bolt ended his career on a sorrowful note as he fell in the track at his final race due to injury. Bolt fell few moments after receiving the baton from his Jamaican team mate Yohan Blake at the 4×100 meter race. Bolt’s injury has been attributed to the cold the…

Amos Adamu comes under fresh FIFA hammer

Former Nigerian football administrator, Dr. Amos Adamu faces a second ban from FIFA. The world football governing body has proposed a two-year sanction for various ethics code violations against the administrator against  Adamu, who was once president of the West African Football Union (WAFU) and a member of the executive committees of the African Football Confederation…

JayJay Jay Okocha begs Mikel Obi to leave Chelsea

Following John Mikel Obi’s dwindling playing time at Chelsea FC, Nigerian football legend Austin ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha has urged the midfielder to leave Stanford Bridge and seek better challenges somewere else.  Under coach Antonio Conte, Mikel has struggled to break into the Blues first team this season. This development had prompted Super Eagles coach Gernot…