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Odion Ighalo Reveals His Two Manchester United Heroes

Odion Ighalo has revealed that he idolised former Manchester United strikers Dwight Yorke and Andy Cole as a youngster and modelled his game on them as a professional as talks over his future at Old Trafford rages on. Ighalo, a...

Chineme Martins: Deceased Footballer’s Family Refuse NFF Autopsy Request

Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick has praised the ad-hoc committee set up to investigate the death of Nasarawa United FC defender Chineme Martins for "a great good job" despite the obstacle of the player's family being "vehemently opposed"...

Gernot Rohr To Get New Contract Offer “Within Next Ten Days” But Must Agree...

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr will receive the first offer of an extension to his contract "in the next ten days" Nigeria Football Federation president Amaju Pinnick has revealed. Rohr's contract runs out in June and although the NFF had...

Coronavirus: Pinnick Casts Doubt On This Season’s Aiteo Cup

Nigeria Football Federation president Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick has cast doubt about this season's AITEO Cup taking place amid the disruption to the domestic football calendar by the coronavirus pandemic. The federal government ordered a halt to all sporting activities...

Emmanuel Dennis Wins Maiden Pro Jupiler League Title With Club Brugge

Super Eagles forward, Emmanuel Dennis has won his maiden Belgian Pro League title after Club Brugge were declared Champions with the remainder of the country’s professional league season cancelled on Thursday due to the coronavirus pandemic. The decision means Dennis...

NPFL: Eguma Calls For Focus In Rivers United’s Title Chase (AUDIO)

Rivers United coach Stanley Eguma has called on his players, management and technical crew to remain focused, as they chase a first league title in nine years. Eguma’s men occupy second place in the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL)...

Nigerian Stadiums To Be Used As Isolation And Test Centres For Coronavirus – Sports...

Football stadiums in affected states of the federation will be used as isolations and test centres if the coronavirus outbreak gets out of hand says Nigeria’s Sports Minster Sunday Dare. Dare made the announcement via his official Twitter handle on...

Kidnapped Enyimba Star Dayo Ojo, Benjamin Iluyomade Freed From Captivity

Enyimba midfielder Dayo Ojo and Abia Comets' Benjamin Iluyomade have both regained their freedom three days after they were kidnapped busybuddiesng.com can confirm. Eight-time Nigeria Professional Football League champions Enyimba confirmed Ojo's release from his captors late on Wednesday via...

1980 AFCON Memory Is Unforgettable – Chukwu (AUDIO)

Captain of Nigeria’s 1980 AFCON-winning Green Eagles (now Super Eagles) Christian Chukwu says the memory of claiming the biggest continental football prize ‘can never be forgotten,’ 40 years after lifting the title. Chukwu, who led stars like Segun Odegbami, late...

Enyimba’s Dayo Ojo Kidnapped Hours After Rangers Striker’s Death

Enyimba midfielder Dayo Ojo and Abia Comets player Benjamin Iluyomade have been reportedly kidnapped. Both players were kidnapped at Ipele, after Ifon in Ondo State on Sunday. A third player Emma James also of Enyimba escaped the clutches of the kidnappers...

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12th African Games: Easy Progress For Top Seeds In Table Tennis...

The two powerhouses in Africa, Nigeria and Egypt played with ease in their group matches of table tennis event of the...

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