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Jude Bellingham suspended for two games after Valencia blowup

Real Madrid midfielder Jude Bellingham has been suspended for two La Liga games for his red card and outburst after the 2-2 draw...

Sports Minister congratulates Rivers United on their CAF Confederations Cup Qualification

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Enoh, has congratulated Rivers United, Nigeria’s representative in the ongoing CAF Confederations Cup, for securing a...

African Games: 358 athletes to represent Nigeria in 25 sports – NOC

The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has announced that Nigeria will be represented by no fewer than 358 athletes in 25 sports at the...

Exclusive: Kida, a disaster to Nigerian basketball, NBBF Board should be dissolved – Kingsley Aigbonoga

Basketball fans in Nigeria have lashed out at the Nigeria Basketball Federation and the Federal Ministry of Sports Development for the abysmal performance...

Breaking: Peseiro parts ways with Super Eagles

The head coach of the Super Eagles, Jose Peseiro, has bade farewell to Nigeria as the coach of the national football team. The...

Pogba handed four-year ban for doping

Juventus’ star midfielder, Paul Pogba, has been handed a hefty four-year ban from professional football by Italy’s anti-doping tribunal. The decision comes in...

Cristiano Ronaldo suspended over alleged offensive gesture in Saudi League game

Saudi Arabia’s football governing body has suspended Cristiano Ronaldo for one game over a gesture he made on the pitch last weekend that...

Rejuvenated Osimhen equals Maradona’s record with his hat-trick against Sassuolo

Since returning to his Italian club after the AFCON, Victor Osimhen has netted five goals in his last three matches, with the Nigerian...

Sports Minister extends love to injured William Troost-Ekong

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Enoh, has extended his heartfelt love and support to Super Eagles captain William Troost-Ekong, who recently...

AFCON fallout: Troost Ekong faces extended absence due to injury, vows comeback for PAOK, Nigeria

Nigerian professional footballer Troost Ekong, fresh from representing his nation at the recent Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), has been dealt a blow...

We don’t believe in Voodoo, but in God, says Super Falcons player Deborah Abiodun

“I do not believe in voodoo; I believe in God and in my girls to deliver on the pitch of play,” Super Falcons...

Breaking: Super Falcons defeat Cameroon, secure final round of Olympics qualifier

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have defeated the Indomitable Lioness of Cameroon by a lone goal from Esther Okonkwo in the opening stages...

Jose Peseiro trolled online for playing injured Ola Aina in AFCON final

Super Eagles coach Jose Peseiro got brutally trolled online for playing Ola Aina in the finals of the Africa Cup of Nations with...

AFCON: Nigeria’s performance was built on collective efforts – FG

The Minister of Sports Development, Sen. John Owan Enoh, has attributed Nigeria’s commendable performance at the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON), held...

Amokachi, Aghahowa applaud NNPCL for successful 13th sports fiesta

Ex-Super Eagles legends — Daniel Amokachi and Julius Aghahowa — have lauded the Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCL) for the successful hosting...