The much publicised unveiling of new Eagles coach, Samson Siasia by the Nigeria Football Federation planned for yesterday in Abuja could not take place afterall, no thanks to the nationwide warning strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress to press home its demand for N18,000 minimum wage.Read More
The first edition of the South West Chairmen Forum BRF Cup kicks off today at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.Read More
The strategic plan of the Otunba Gbenga Daniel administration to make Ogun State the first choice for football and sports administrators whenever the nation is hosting local and international competitions will be consolidated on Friday when President Goodluck Jonathan formally unveils the Sagamu International stadium recently completed by the Government.Read More
Former Super Eagles stars, Ben Iroha and Alloy Agu, have been earmarked as assistants to Super Eagles’s new coach, Samson Siasia, and his Surinamese Dutch assistant, Simon Kalika by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).Read More
AS Samson Siasia gets unveiled today in Abuja as new Eagles gaffer, former Vice Chairman of the Nigeria Football Association, Barrister Richard Nwabufor Obienu has reminded Nigerian soccer fans that they would be held responsible if Siasia fails to take the Eagles to new heights.Read More
Super Falcons Coach, Uche Eucharia has doused fears over the impending African Women Championship semi final clash between her wards and their Camerounian counterparts tomorrow when she said, the Indomitable Lionesses were not new to the Nigerian team.Read More
Ahead of the November 18 elections of the Nigeria Olympians Association (NOA), the secretariat yesterday in Lagos announced the release of forms for the various elective positions.Read More
As the world awaits what action FIFA will take against Nigeria’s Amos Adamu and Tahiti’s Reynald Temarii for their involvement in a cash for vote scandal, executive member of the world soccer ruling body, Junji Ogura has claimed that the saga has damaged FIFA’s reputation.Read More
FORMER Scribe of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA), Alhaji Sani Toro has called for the support of all Nigerians to aid the new Super Eagles coach, Samson Siasia to excel in his new jobRead More
Simon Kalika, Samson Siasia’s long term right hand man, has said that the new Super Eagles coach has targeted the 2014 World Cup semifinals.Read More
Former international Idah Peterside has spoken against Samson Siasia’s intention to hire Dutchman Simon Kalika as his assistant for the Super Eagles job, and warned the new Super Eagles coach to be careful of the monster he may unleash on Nigerian football.Read More
Home-based players in the Super Eagles have been scheduled to depart for Iran Monday, and would be joined by their foreign_based counterparts in Tehran same day.Read More
Not wanting to leave anything to chance, the Nigeria Football Federation Technical Committee has requested that the newly appointed Chief Coach of the Super Eagles, Samson Siasia undergoes medical tests to ascertain the state of his health for the challenges ahead.Read More
New Super Eagles coach Samson Yebowei Siasia Monday received full marks from Pillar of Sports Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu even as one -time skipper Segun Odegbami gained prominence for predicting unfolding events nine years ago in Ghana.
Kalu credited Odegbami with having a strong belief in Siasia’s ability to chart a new course for the Eagles long before the coach returned to the country in search of a job.
World Mountain Running Association president,Bruno Gozzelino has confirmed that he will be at the 6th Obudu international mountain race later this month to offer moral and technical support to the local organising committee for the race.Read More