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Podolski opens kebab shop in Cologne

Former Germany, Arsenal and Bayern Munich star Lukas Podolski has unveiled a new project: a kebab restaurant in his longtime home city of Cologne. Around 1,000 fans turned up on Saturday to the opening of Mangal Doener, some arriving more ...

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CAF Award: Buhari congratulates Oshoala

President Muhammadu Buhari felicitated with Nigerian football star, Asisat Lamina Oshoala, for winning the CAF-Aiteo Women’s African Football Player of the Year. President Buhari, in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina in ...

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CHAN: Eagles jet to Morocco today via Turkey

The home-based Super Eagles will finally depart Abuja for Morocco today via Turkish Airlines, ahead of their participation at the 2018 African Nations Championsip(CHAN). “We are now scheduled to depart for the tournament in Morocco tomorrow night (Monday),” coach Salisu ...

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Salah: From zero to hero

It took Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah just three years to transform from a Chelsea reject to being crowned African Player of the Year in Ghana few hours ago. Salah failed to blossom after moving from Swiss outfit Basel ...

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Presidential gaffe, 2018 soccer strokes

  Ikenna Okonkwo One bizarre stroke Nigerians got less than 48 hours to the end of 2017 was the shocking announcement of many Professionals, politicians and loyalists meant to either head or occupy board positions in various government agencies and ...

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Liverpool Legend joins Big Brother

Football legend John Barnes has been revealed as the first confirmed male housemate on the female-led Celebrity Big Brother. Rylan Clark-Neal made the announcement on spin-off show Big Brother’s Bit on the Side, while this series stars settled in for ...

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Murray considers hip surgery

Britain’s Andy Murray says he may have to consider surgery after withdrawing from the Brisbane International because of his long-term hip injury. The 30-year-old is down to 16th in the world, having not played since July. Murray said on Instagram ...

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Ezenwa, Ajiboye pay tribute to late Raymond King

Super Eagles goalkeepers, Ikechukwu Ezenwa and Dele Ajiboye, have paid tributes to the late former international goalkeeper, Raymond King, following his death in Lagos on Monday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. King, aged 52 died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital after ...

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…Eagles foes, Libya name strong squad

Libya coach Omar Al-Marimi has named a strong 23-man squad for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco. The Mediterranean Knights are in Group C along with Nigeria, Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea. Top on the list is highly rated goalkeeper ...

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Falcons to face France in Paris

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) President Amaju Pinnick has confirmed that the women’s senior national team the Super Falcons will play their counterparts from France in an international friendly in 2018. The game will be played in Paris on the ...

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New dawn for Nigeria Taekwondo

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  There appears to be real change sweeping across the length and breadth of Nigeria Taekwondo since the past four months after years of near comatose occasioned by lack of practical and proactive sporting programmes. The dwindling fortunes of Taekwondo ...

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Struggling French side target Enyeama

Struggling French Ligue 1 outfit Angers Sporting Club de l’Ouest have reportedly set their sights on securing the the services of former Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama. The 35-year-old Lille keeper, who sustained a knee injury earlier in the year, ...

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