Sports

FG to lift ban on sporting activities soon – Minister

The federal government has revealed plans to lift the ban imposed on contact sports as part of efforts to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria....

Nigerian Striker, Osimhen, is third highest paid in Napoli

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, is now the third highest paid player at Napoli. The 21-year-old, who broke the African transfer record with €81m from Lille to...

Chelsea New Signing Mendy Suffers Injury

Chelsea New goalkeeper signing, Edouard Mendy, has suffered an injury on international duty with Senegal. The Senegalese Football Federation confirmed that the...

Super Eagles commence training ahead of Algeria, Tunisia clash

The Super Eagles have commenced its training session in Austria ahead of their friendly match against Algeria and Tunisia. Captain Ahmed Musa and Paul Onuachu were the...

Arteta Admits Inferiority to Liverpool

Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta has come out really blunt against his own team, admitting that they are not up to Liverpool in standard. After a 3-1 defeat from the Premier...

Football re-opening approved in Ghana

As the Coronavirus cases reduce, Ghanaian President, Nana Akufo-Addo has announced the return of professional football. In a televised nationwide broadcast on SUnday,...

Super Eagles 29th as FIFA Rankings return after Six Months

Nigeria’s Super Eagles on Thursday moved up in the FIFA World Rankings from 31st to 29th. In a statement released on its website, FIFA also ranked the Super Eagles...

Ex boxer Okorodudu receives outstanding 3-months salary

Ex – Nigerian boxer and coach, Jerry Okorodudu says he went through a lot of struggle after the sports ministry refused to pay his three months outstanding salary,...

Atletico Madrid coach test positive for coronavirus

Diego Simeone, Atletico Madrid boss has tested positive for Covid-19. Simeone, 50, is not showing any symptoms. The club confirmed his health status on Saturday, noting...

Semenya loses appeal to set aside CAF testosterone rule

Double Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya has lost her appeal to set aside a 2019 court of Arbitration ruling that female athletes with high natural testosterone...