Former Eagles coach Christian Chukwu and former player Emeka Ezeugo have stated clearly that Sundayâ€™s match in Abuja against the Mambas of Mozambique is a must win game as no excuses would be accepted in the end.Read More
Former Rangers assistant coach Sylvanus Okpala and former Green Eagles midfielder Mutiu Adepoju believe the chance of qualifying for the 2010 World Cup in South Africa is till intact until after the remaining matches.
Okpala told Saturday Vanguard sports that if the Eagles could win their two remaining matches, they could still qualify if the Tunisians slip by any chance.
Former Green Eagles captain, Henry Nwosu,(MON), despite feeling disappointed over the 2-2 draw Eagles played against Tunisia in Abuja last month has said the players can still make up for it with todayâ€™s game against the Mambas of Mozambique and has therefore charged the players to have a change of attitude and go all out to beat the Mozambicans.Read More
Former President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN, Dan Ngerem has urged President Umaru Musa Yarâ€™Adua to declare a state of emergency on sports in the country.Read More
With the stark reality that coach Shaibu Amodu may line out his wobbling Eagles against a motivated Mozambique side before a scanty crowd at the Abuja National Stadium tomorrow, he has called the bluff of Nigerian fans calling them pretenders.Read More
Ex-international and presently Lobi Stars of Markudi midfielder Garba Lawal last week dropped a bombshell when he said though he plays in the Nigerian league, he does not cherish the local league.Read More
Playing like someone infused with the winning bug, Ikoyi Clubâ€™s Bayo Olusanya emerged winner of the 13th edition of the annual Heineken sponsored Nigeria Cup.Read More
All road leads to the Benin Golf Club as the Ladies Open Golf championship hots up today at the all green golf course in the GRA. Lady Captain Irene Fagbre says ladies coming from the nooks and crannies of the country are expected to set the course on fire.Read More
Scorer of two of the four goals with which Heartland of Owerri defeated visiting Kano Pillars in last Sundayâ€™s first leg CAF Champions League match, Uchenna Agba has said they are confident they will overcome the Pillarsâ€™ hurdle to reach the final of the competition.Read More
Last week, Forbes reported that Tiger Woods was the first athlete to earn $1 billion. One problem, though: Woods says he doesnâ€™t have that much money. At a Presidents Cup news conference Tuesday, a reporter asked Woods directly about the Forbes report.Read More