And should both Nigerian clubs advance to the Round of 16, Plateau United will face Etoile du Sahel of Tunisia, while MFM FC take on the winners of the clash between AC Atoho of Congo and MC Alger of Algeria.
It means Fury, who has returned to training and faced the UKAD hearing alongside cousin Hughie, can challenge for Joshua's unified WBA, IBF and IBO world heavyweight titles, assuming he gets his licence back from the British Boxing Board of…
The President made the remark while declaring open the 1st Session of the African Union Sports Council (Region 2) Minister's Meeting on Wednesday at the ECOWAS Parliament, Abuja.
The Spaniard said this was to avoid a lack of squad depth as they compete on multiple fronts
The 25-year-old was Liverpool’s leading scorer last season with 14 goals in all competitions and the Brazilian’s influence on games has grown this campaign after he switched to a deeper role
Pinnick through his official Twitter handle: @AmajuPinnick, on Wednesday narrated what led to the incident
Daryl Janmaat opened the scoring for the Hornets at Selhurst Park after just three minutes but went a man down after Tom Cleverley was shown a second yellow card on 87 minutes
The hosts were quickest out of the starting blocks as James Tarkowski connected with a free kick launched into the box just two minutes in but headed wide of target
The lack of clean sheet aside, a positive night for Chelsea ends with them level on points with Man United in second place
Udovichenko spoke on Tuesday afternoon as he received a delegation from the Nigeria Football Federation, led by its President, Amaju Melvin Pinnick
Bruno Heiderscheid claims he is owed the figure as commission from Ribery's £27 million transfer from Marseille to Bayern in 2007.
“We can confirm that on March 23, we're playing with Nigeria, a decision on the venue of the match is yet to be made,” PZPN spokesman Jakub Kwiatkowski said.
Dalic, who was named coach of Croatia following the dismissal of Ante Cacic before their qualifier against Ukraine in October, has refused to write off Nigeria, who are ranked 33 positions below his team.
The decision came a week after the IOC banned Russia from next year’s Pyeongchang Winter Olympics for what it called “unprecedented systematic manipulation” of the anti-doping system.
The event, which holds at the Landmark Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, will provide a proof of Baby Face’s progress since his discovery at GOtv Boxing NextGen 1 in Lagos.
The former world heavyweight champion has been cleared to fight again immediately, subject to receiving a licence, after getting a two-year ban which has been backdated to December 2015.
FIFA officials Hannes Thies and Elizabeth Eastman are joined at the Boardroom of the League Management Company in Maitama, Abuja by NFF’s Club Licensing Officer Nasiru Jibril and Assistant Director (Legal), Barrister Okey Obi, with a number…
Head Coach Salisu Yusuf has promptly replaced injured Joseph Osadiaye with Nura Mohammed, while the place of former Akwa United FC defender Afeez Aremu, who a few days ago signed a contract with IK Start FC of Norway, will go to veteran…
The communique said that the NRFF had embarked on an ambitious plan to build the momentum of progress for the sport following the suspension of the ban formerly imposed on it by Rugby Afrique.
The camp, organised by Little League District 01, comprising the South West states of Lagos, Oyo, Ondo, Osun and Ekiti, will be officially opened by the monarch at the Lekan Salami, Stadium in Ibadan.