Pele mourns Maradona: 'I hope we'll play together in the sky'
Brazilian football great Pele mourned his fellow legend Diego Maradona after the Argentine died Wednesday, saying he hoped they would "play together in the sky" one day.
Fatai Amao And 2030 World Cup
I read this morning that Fatai Amao, ‘Arsenal’, one of the most brilliant midfielders of his generation in the 1980s, a player who, with his silky touches on the ball and immaculate dribbling skills, could have played for any club in the world when he was at his best, is assembling a new national Under-17…
Yobo is best suited to work on Super Eagles defence, says Udeze
Former International, Ifeanyi Udeze, believes Super Eagles’ assistant coach, Joseph Yobo, is the best trainer for the team’s defenders, saying he has a lot to teach the players
Qatar confirms first virus cases at World Cup sites
Qatar reported on Wednesday that five coronavirus cases have been detected in workers at three World Cup stadiums, the first confirmed instances among those involved in 2022 tournament projects.
Nine Qatar World Cup workers die in 2019
Nine labourers on World Cup 2022 projects died in the past year, Qatari organisers said Wednesday, stressing that none of the deaths were a result of accidents at tournament projects.
Eagles should look beyond qualifying for AFCON, World Cup, says Amuneke
Former Super Eagles star, Emmanuel Amuneke believes the senior national team should by now be looking beyond qualifying for the African Cup of Nations and the FIFA World Cup, saying the country should be regular serious contender for the trophies.
Cape Verde, CAR, Liberia can spoil Nigeria’s World Cup chances, says Esin
Former International, Etim Esin, has warned Super Eagles not to be overconfident over the countries they will face in the qualification for the 2022 FIFA World Cup finals in Qatar
African champions Algeria to face Burkina Faso in World Cup qualifying
African football champions Algeria, led by Riyad Mahrez, will take on Burkina Faso, Djibouti and Niger in the second round of qualifying for the 2022 World Cup after Tuesday's draw.