Nigeria-Burkina Faso friendly cancelled
The NFF said seven Burkinabe players failed to secure British entry visas, forcing Monday's match at Barnet in north London to be shelved.
Former Dutch star Kluivert in betting probe
Prosecutors arrested five suspects in February in connection with the affair and during their probe uncovered documents linking the gang to Kluivert, who was called in for questioning, but "purely as a witness," his lawyer Gerard Sprong insisted.
Rohr promises better outing against Burkina Faso
Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has promised Nigerians a better outing when the national team plays against Burkina Faso on Monday.Although many football pundits have praised the Eagles for the 1-1 draw they got from the game against Senegal on Thursday....
Football, track/field steal show at Akwa Ibom Festival
As the Akwa Ibom Youth Sports Festival entered its third day yesterday, football and track and field attracted a lot of attention due to the popularity of both sports.In the football event, Ikot Abasi, Ikot Ekpene and Ibeno have qualified for the quarterfinals in the secondary schools boys’ category.
De Bruyne unlikely to feature against Greece
Kevin De Bruyne is a doubt for Belgium’s match against Greece in World Cup qualifying.Belgium host Greece in Brussels today as Roberto Martinez’s men look to continue their perfect start to their Group H campaign.
Manchester City hit with UEFA fine, accept FA charge
Manchester City have been fined 18,000 euros by UEFA for three offences during their Champions League tie with Monaco at the Etihad Stadium last month, European football's governing body said on Friday.
Africa elected Ahmad for change, says Infantino
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said Friday the election of Ahmad Ahmad as Confederation of African Football chief was "a vote for change" after almost 30 years under Cameroonian Issa Hayatou.
Falcons move up to 34, remain Africa’s number one
Nigeria’s women have moved up one place on the monthly FIFA world rankings to 34, retaining their place as the top-ranked African side.