African Nations Cup
Cameroun 2021 African Nations Cup risks another postponement
The 2021 African Cup of Nations, which was earlier postponed till January 2022, may not hold as rescheduled after all. According to a recent FIFA hypothesis, international matches will not hold this year again due to the Coronavirus, which means the qualifying series for the African Nations Cup will only start next year.
Aribo doubtful as Eagles take on defensive Squirrels of Benin Republic
Here we go again. Nigeria will begin its quest for yet another go at the African Cup of Nations title when it meets Benin Republic in the first game of the qualifying series in Uyo today.
The other side of Egypt
This is not my first visit to Egypt. Thirteen years ago when the country hosted the 2006 edition of the African Nations Cup, I was one of the journalists who covered the event. The likes of Tony Ubani, Christian Okpara, Ben Memunletiwon, Ben Alaiya, George Aluo and the late Emeke Enechi were also on the…
TECNO Guess campaign with Ikpeba offers fans trip to African Nations Cup
In a bid to add excitement and appreciate loyal customers, TECNO SPARK3 from the stables of TECNO Nigeria this week launched the ‘Predict and Win Egyp...
Yisa Sofuluwe predicts tough African Nations Cup for Nigeria
Former Super Eagles’ defender, Yisa Sofuluwe has predicted that Nigeria would find it difficult to excel at the forthcoming African Nations Cup, which kicks off on Friday in Egypt. But he added that the Super Eagles have the quality to surmount all odds to excel in the competition. Sofuluwe told The Guardian yesterday that Nigeria’s group…
Eagles may prepare for 2019 African Nations Cup in Morocco
If everything works according to plans, the Super Eagles will camp in Morocco to prepare for the African Nations Cup, which CAF yesterday confirmed would hold in Egypt this year.
CAF may stop Cameroon from hosting African Nations Cup
Reports from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) indicate that the continental football ruling body may strip Cameroon of the right to host the 2019 African Nations Cup.
Our football, our brand
Some of the most valuable brands in the world today are football brands. The popular clubs readily come to mind. Real Madrid, Manchester United, Barcelona, Arsenal, Chelsea and Bayern Munich.
Balanced scorecard for Nigerian football
As the African Nations Cup finals commence this January, and Nigeria is absent for the second time in a row, it is a good time to reflect on our football and as we always say go back to the “drawing board”.