Return of ‘Bede’ Insurance
Ordinarily this should not be headline news, that a football club has returned to the Premiership of Nigerian football. Except of course, if there is more to the club, or the circumstances of the club’s return, than meets the eye.
My unusual journey - life after sports
I have just been appointed a member of an Advisory Board of a new body in Nigeria with a self-defining name – Exercise is Medicine. Exercise is Medicineis an agency of the American College of Sports Medicine.
Odegbami, others want Buhari to celebrate Falcons
Former national team captain, Segun Odegbami has joined the call for the Federal Government to organize a befitting reception for the senior women national team, Super Falcons, who defeated South Africa to retain the African Women Nations Cup trophy. The Super Falcons defeated South Africa through a penalty shootout after the final match had…
Where are they now – The history making 1976 shooting stars squad?
2018 must be the ‘fastest’ year in history. It has gone like a breeze. I can’t believe it is November already. Was it not yesterday that we had the New Year celebrations, and were looking far ahead as if December was a lifetime to go?
Odegbami, Fuludu, others dribble from pitch to political podium
The build up to the 2019 general elections is witnessing the highest number of Nigerian ex-players and sports administrators testing their popularities on the political field.
Crisis in Nigerian football can be resolved in 48 hours
Do you know that we have a national emergency situation in Nigerian football?
Victor Moses and burden of being captain
He is 27 years old. Under normal circumstances no player voluntarily retires from international football at an age that he is at his very best – experienced, mature, exposed, comfortable and at the peak of his physical fitness. So, to retire at 27 means something is not right somewhere.
Sport can change the black person’s world
Once upon a time, Sport bared its fangs. It clearly demonstrated that it has the power to change the world’s dynamics.
The World Cup begins
By the time you are reading this I shall be in Russia. For the next one month every other activity on the planet shall be put on temporary hold.Meanwhile, last Thursday night, on the very first day of the world’s greatest sporting event, as Russia opened the 2018 World Cup with a spectacular display of culture and technology at the opening ceremony....