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27 Mar 2019
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has approved more friendly games for the senior national teams, the Super Eagles and the Super Falcons ahead of their respectively international competitions this year. While the Super Eagles will participate in the 2019 African Nations Cup scheduled for Egypt from June, the Super Falcons will participate in the FIFA…
27 Mar 2019
The finalists of this year’s Delta State Principals’ Cup say they cannot wait to fight for the coveted trophy. Zenith Bank Plc is the sponsors of the youth football competition, which is in its third edition. Obule Integrated School, Sapele and Boys Secondary School, Obiaruku are to compete for honours in the final while Ekpan…
24 Mar 2019
Super Eagles’ captain Ahmed Musa and Odion Ighalo have expressed optimism that the team will excel at this year’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament holding in Egypt from June 21 to July 13.
4 Mar 2019
Torino and Super Eagles’ defender Ola Aina is now doubtful for Nigeria’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying fixture against Seychelles later this month due to injury. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Aina, who was initially named in Torino’s starting line-up for Sunday’s game against Chievo, was replaced by Cristain Ansaldi.…
4 Feb 2019
The final game of the on-going Zenith Bank Delta Principals Cup will feature Obule Integrated School from Sapele against Boys Secondary School at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on March 15. Obule Integrated School defeated Ekpan Secondary School by eight goals to seven penalty shootout when the regular period ended 1-1 at the Agbor Township…
28 Jan 2019
The Super Eagles, who won the African Cup of Nations in 2013, will know their opponents in this year’s edition of the competition on April 12, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has revealed. April 12 is the date approved by the Confederation of African Football for the draws of the 32nd edition of the competition,…
5 Dec 2018
Former Sports Commissioner in Edo State, Brown Ebewele, says the federal government would be encouraging corruption in the nation’s sports if it allowed the sports minister, Solomon Dalung, to spend N1.2 billion on the 2018 National Sports Festival, which begins tomorrow in Abuja.
20 Nov 2018
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has endorsed the re-election of Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, while commissioning two major roads and a stadium in the state. They are the 9.3 kilometers dualised old Lagos/Asaba Road, Boji Boji, Agbor, Ikola 5.27 kilometers dualised Owa-Ekei/Owa-Alero in Ika North East Local Council Area, and the main bowl of Stephen…
19 Nov 2018
Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick yesterday revealed that world football body, FIFA has approved the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba for international football matches.
18 Nov 2018
Amaju Pinnick, the President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) on Sunday said world football body FIFA deserves commendation for approving the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba for international football matches.
7 Nov 2018
Delta State’s Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Mr. Chiedu Ebie has charged the participants in the third edition of the Principals Cup football competition in the state to embrace discipline and fair play. Ebie stated that the tournament, revived two years ago courtesy of a partnership agreement between the sponsors, Zenith Bank plc and…
24 Oct 2018
Despite repeated assurances by Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, that all facilities at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, have been completed, indications emerged yesterday that the scoreboard inside the main bowl might not be ready for toady...

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