It is no longer news that Nigeria’s Under 23 Eagles lost the first leg of the qualifying series for the Under 23 Afcon yesterday by a lone goal. Though we can say this is a respectable result considering the fact that the Dream team still have the opportunity to redeem their image in the second […]
Chiamaka Nnadozie, Nigeria’s Under 20 women’s football goal keeper saved the day and turned herself into a hero when she saved three successive penalty kicks against Cameroon to ensure the Falconets win Nigeria her third gold medal at the All African games women’s football tournament. The second and the last gold medal was won about […]
Europe is set for a major soccer showpiece on Thursday: the live draw for the Champions League starting in September and the unveiling of player of the year, in men’s and women’s football.
The flying Eagles of Nigeria qualified for the final of the All African games football tournament by beating their Malian counterparts 5-4 on penalties. Nigeria’s flying Eagles had lost in the semi final of the last African Under 20 tournament to the same Malian counterpart also by penalties. The game ended goalless after 120 minutes […]
Odion Jude Ighalo recently retired from the Super Eagles. He announced his decision after emerging as the highest goal scorer at just concluded 2019 African Cup of Nations football tournament scoring 5 goals. Ighalo also emerged as the highest goal scorer during the qualifiers for the same competition. With both feats, we can say he […]