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Coach Emmanuel Osahon warns that the Super Falcons’ chances at the Paris 2024 Olympics are compromised due to the exclusion of key players. Osahon cites lack of unity as a major concern, highlighting that several players who were pivotal in qualification have been cut from the final squad. The...
Former Real Madrid star Karim Benzema has endorsed Vinícius Júnior as the top candidate for the 2024 Ballon d'Or. Praising Vinícius for his exceptional season and impact on crucial matches, Benzema believes the young Brazilian deserves the award. The ceremony will take place on October 28 in...
As the Paris 2024 Olympics approach, Nigerian Sports Minister John Owan-Enoh urges national support for Team Nigeria. With a focus on surpassing past Olympic successes, the government has allocated substantial funds for athlete welfare and preparation. A total of 87 athletes will compete in 12...
Victor Osimhen is set for a €4 million salary increase at Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), as he agrees to a five-year deal. The move, pending a transfer agreement with Napoli, will see his salary rise to €14 million per season. PSG must negotiate the transfer terms, with €100 million plus a player...
Lionel Messi’s 45 titles were honored by Inter Miami with a grand tribute, including fireworks and a special montage, before their MLS match against Chicago Fire. Despite Messi being sidelined by injury, Inter Miami secured a 2-1 victory with Jordi Alba’s winning goal. Lionel Messi's...
Ghana’s Paralympic team allegedly absconded in Norway, with nine members on the run after failing to register for a marathon. Coach George Gyamfi Gyasi died in Oslo, and suspicions arose over forged visas. The incident could affect Ghana’s future visa applications, according to national security...
Nigeria's Super Falcons, preparing for the Paris 2024 Olympics, faced a scare when players were trapped in a French hotel elevator. Despite this, they remain focused on their group matches against Brazil, Spain, and Japan. Four alternate players have returned to Nigeria, while Ifeoma Onumonu...
Nigerian footballer Asisat Oshoala ranks 9th in ESPN's list of the 25 best African athletes of the 21st century. Oshoala's remarkable career with FC Barcelona and the Nigerian national team highlights her significant impact on African women's football. ESPN recently unveiled its ranking of the...
Former Super Eagles star Osaze Odemwingie urges fans not to abandon hope for Nigeria's 2026 World Cup campaign despite a poor start. He recalls past comebacks and calls for an ambitious, attacking style of play to revive their qualifying hopes. Former Super Eagles star Osaze Odemwingie has...
Super Eagles' preparation for the 2025 AFCON qualifiers is jeopardized by the delay in appointing a new coach. With the technical department handling squad selection, the team risks starting the qualifiers without a head coach’s influence. The NFF is considering four foreign candidates for the...
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