Nigeria - converting past failure to future success in 2020
A Happy New Year to all the readers of this column. For some reason the year 2020, a leap year I am told, has come with a feel-good aura of hope...
Letter to President Muhammadu Buhari
My Captain, ‘Chairman’ Christian Chukwu, MFR, who should have written and signed this letter has passed on that responsibility to me, being his Vice-Captain.
Chukwu urges Rangers coaches to unite for success in 2019/2020 season
Former Green Eagles captain and Super Eagles manager, Coach Christian Chukwu has called on members of the care-taker coaching crew of the Enugu Rangers...
I cannot, shall not, celebrate this bronze
I am an Olympian to the core. I went to two Olympics. The first was boycotted at the last minute by African countries.
Eagles former star, Sessi ‘Arsenal’ passes on
Former Green Eagles star, Victor Sessi ‘Arsenal’ died yesterday in his Igando, Lagos home. He was 75 years old.
I’ve forgotten about Odiye’s own goal - Okala
Till date, many football-loving Nigerians are yet to forget that sad moment in the nation’s soccer history on November 12, 1977 during a World Cup qualifier between the then Green Eagles of Nigeria and Tunisia at the National Stadium in Lagos.
FIFA’s 48-team World Cup format ‘excellent,’ says Adelabu
The decision by world football governing body (FIFA) to expand the World Cup from its present format of 32 teams to 48 in 2026 has been described as ‘excellent’ for Africa continent and the football family in general.
Misplaced priorities ‘killing’ Nigerian sports, says Adelabu
Former Green Eagles’ winger, Adegoke Adelabu has attributed the problem facing the nation’s sports to ‘misplaced priorities’ on the part of the people saddled ...