Category: Sports

NFF Hosts 2-Day CAF Club Licensing Workshop From Thursday

NFF Hosts 2-Day CAF Club Licensing Workshop From Thursday

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) will this week host a two-day CAF National Club Licensing seminar at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja. The NFF website on Wednesday quoted the Federation’s Club Licensing Manager,...

Okagbare laments poor spectatorship at 19th NSF

Blame IAAF For Okagbare’s Finish

Blessing Okagbare should not have been placed in lane 9 in Monday’s 100m final going by the 10.89 seconds she ran in the semi-final. That was the thinking here in Beijing a day after...

Wenger’s Arrogance Will Cost Arsenal The Title – Neville

Wenger’s Arrogance Will Cost Arsenal The Title – Neville

The former Manchester United defender has attacked the Gunners’ “naive or arrogant” transfer policy since their last Premier League title in 2004 – and with justification Arsene Wenger bristled when he was informed of...

Balotelli Undergoes Milan Medical

Liverpool misfit Mario Balotelli said he is ready to resurrect his career as he re-joined AC Milan on a season-long loan deal that has divided fans and pundits in Italy. Balotelli joined Liverpool from...

All Africa Games: Buhari Demands Swimming Medals

President Muhammadu Buhari has tasked the National Sports Commission (NSC) to put more efforts into garnering more sports medals for Nigeria through swimming, especially at the All African Games. He gave the directive on...

Blatter Unfairly Treated –Carrard

Swiss lawyer, Francois Carrard, who was appointed by FIFA to carry out reforms in the wake of a corruption scandal, has said that the federation’s chief, Sepp Blatter, has been “unfairly treated.” “There is...

Okagbare laments poor spectatorship at 19th NSF

Okagbare Fumbles In 100m Final, Fraser-Pryce Wins

Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare failed to match expectations in the100m women’s final at the IAAF World Athletic Championships here in Beijing on Monday when she finished last in the race. The African sprint queen started...

Beijing 2015: Bolt’s Brilliance Stuns Johnson

World and Olympics sprint champion Usain Bolt’s stunning victory over Justin Gatlin in the 100m men’s final of the IAAF World Championships has been hailed as a great achievement by several former star athletes...