Category: Sports

Mane, Firmino give Liverpool 2-1 win at Saints

Mane, Firmino give Liverpool 2-1 win at Saints

Liverpool provisionally moved into the Premier League’s top spot after superb individual goals by forwards Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino gave them a nervy 2-1 win at Southampton on Saturday (Aug 17). Liverpool have...

Siasia draws battle line with FIFA over ban

Siasia draws battle line with FIFA over ban

Samson Siasia the former Super Eagles coach on Saturday appealed for calm over news of his life ban from the game by world football governing body FIFA on Friday. The News Agency of Nigeria...

Buhari tasks security operatives to deal decisively with bandits

Buhari urges youths to take up sports as career

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged more young men and women in Nigeria to pursue sporting careers, which can bring rewarding incomes, promote healthy local and global relationships, and ensure unity. The President, in a...

Siasia draws battle line with FIFA over ban

FIFA: Samson Siasia get life ban over bribe

FIFA has slammed a life ban on former Nigeria coach Samson Siasia. In addition, he has been fined $50,000 for agreeing to ‘the manipulation of matches.’ Siasia was coach of Nigeria between 2010-2011 and...

Impossible to replace Hazard –Lampard

Impossible to replace Hazard –Lampard

Frank Lampard has admitted it is impossible for Chelsea to replace Eden Hazard, but urged the club’s next generation to prove they can still deliver success without the Belgian. Hazard’s last outing for Chelsea...