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Oyedeji: I weep for Nigeria basketball

Former Captain of the Nigeria Senior Men Basketball team, D’ Tigers, Olumide Oyedeji who recently quit active basketball play both at international and club levels availed himself to Blueprint Sports crew, travelling all the way from Lagos to Abuja. In ...

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Everton honour Aiyegbeni on birthday, retirement

English Premier League club Everton have wished former Nigeria international Yakubu Aiyegbeni all the best as he retires from professional football. Aiyegbeni announced his retirement from professional football on Wednesday while celebrating his 35th birthday. Former Super Eagles striker Aiyegbeni ...

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Ighalo set to open orphanage home

Super Eagles striker, Jude Odion Ighalo has finalised plans to launch his orphanage home, “Ighalo Orphanage Home” in Lagos next month. The state of the art home will be open on December 16th in Lagos He revealed this during a ...

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Niasse charged over diving

Everton striker Oumar Niasse was yesterday charged with simulation after he won a controversial penalty and could become the first Premier League player to be hit with a retrospective ban. Niasse went down inside the Crystal Palace box on Saturday, ...

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Rangers begin screening for B-Team

In an effort to fulfill the dreams of several budding talents in the coal city and its surrounding states as well as actualize the mandate of Enugu state executive governor, Rt. Hon. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, to have talented youths of the ...

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Barca, Man Utd, others interested in Onyekuru

European giants FC Barcelona and Manchester United are monitoring Nigerian forward Henry Onyekuru performance at Belgian side, Anderlecht, reports in Belgium claim. Scouts from both clubs, according to Belgian news outlet Het Laastste Nieuws, were at the Stade La Cononnier ...

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Eboue advises Toure to quit Man City

Ivorian legend Emmanuel Eboue has urged his countryman Yaya Toure to quit Manchester City. Toure has found himself relegated to a bit-part role this season at City, who are managed by Pep Guardiola. Eboue, who played for Arsenal between 2004 ...

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Schools enjoined to embrace sports

By Najib Sani,   Bauchi Principal of the Immaculate Conception Secondary School Bauchi Reverend Moses Agada has advocated the introduction of sporting activities in secondary schools across the country opining that they serve as morale booster to students. The principal ...

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Balogun injured, undergoes surgery again

By Gbenga Jolaosho Abuja Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun is injured again, his club Mainz 05 revealed reveled yesterday. Balogun recently underwent surgery for broken cheekbones and had to wear a mask while playing for the Bundesliga side and the ...

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