So that others will be motivated to play well and win. I have noticed that all the pros play for is to make the cut, so that they get their transport and accommodation money back to their base, which is not got enough.Read More
Thereâ€™s no guarantee of success. What we need is somebody better and greater than Amodu on the job. My feeling is that if you allow another try, they will end up bringing another person in Amoduâ€™s category, not someone better. That Nigeria does not need again,â€ Chief Chukwuma surmised.Read More
The elections into the boards of NFF and NPL billed for next year, are already generating heat among the aspirants. In the South-South zone, candidates have kicked off a media campaign with the intension of improving their prospect for a place on the board. Â
Former Super Eagles strikerÂ Emmanuel Amuneke has advised theÂ Super Eagles not to expect an easy ride during the 2010 World Cup billed for South Africa.
Chelsea of England duo, Didier Drogba and Michael Essien, topped the list of the Glo/CAF African Footballer of the Year Awards unveiled yesterday by former Nigerian international, Victor Ikpeba, himself a one time African Footballer of the Year.Read More
Former Coach of defunct ACB Football Club of Lagos, Chief Gideon Njoku has said that Argentina cannot scuttle Nigeriaâ€™s World Cup dream in South Africa.Read More
Real Madrid striker Gonzalo Higuain has revealed that he is concerned about the strength of Argentina’s World Cup group. Diego Maradona’s team have been pitted against Nigeria, Greece and South Korea in Group B, but Higuain added that no side in the finals will be a walkover. “It’s a difficult group,” he told Real Madrid’s
Enyimba Football of Aba are back to the top of the Globacom Premier league table after match day nine of the 2009/2010 season. The Peopleâ€™s Elephant, as the Aba giants are called, crushed premier league returnees, Ranch Bees of Kaduna by an emphatic 4-0 margin at the Enyimba International Stadium, Aba, on Sunday. The victory
As Groups of Death go, they do not come much more fatal than Group G. Three of anybody’s pre-tournament favourites Brazil, Portugal and Ivory Coast brought together to fight it out for only two second round places, along with the distinctly unknown quantity of North Korea. The form guide would suggest Didier Drogba’s men ought
The Presidential Task Force on the World Cup may not know this. The Nigeria Football Federation will not rescind their decision to swim or sink with Shaibu Amodu as head coach of Nigeriaâ€™s team to the 2010 World Cup.Read More
NFLâ€™s lawyer had argued that even the title of Anibezeâ€™s column of March 9, 2007, STEALING ADENUGAâ€™S MONEY suggested conviction of theft on the claimants and asked Anibeze to read the part where he made such remarks. But Anibeze pleaded to the court to allow him read from the beginning to enable the court have a clear picture. Justice Taiwo obliged and he, thus, read the opening paragraphs of the said article:Read More
Footballer of the Year, Victor Ikpeba and two former Chairmen of the Nigeria Football Federation will be the star guests when telecommunication giant, Globacom and Confederation of African Football (CAF) unveil the five leading contenders for the 2009 African Footballer of the Year in Lagos today.
This was after it was confirmed yesterday in Dutse, Jigawa venue of the Annual General Meeting of the NOC that Ndanusa has been with Confederation of African Tennis(CAT)since 2003.Read More
National Security and Civil Defence Corps, yesterday, clinched the men and women 100m gold at the on-going Public Service Games holding at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.Read More
It is now certain that the Green Eagleswill no longer camp in Namibia for the Nations Cup.Read More