Former Celtic and Manchester United midfielder Liam Miller has died at the age of 36.
Nigeria in Day 1 of the 2018 African Wrestling Championship has won 7gold, 3 silver, 5 bronze medals in the cadet category to lead medal holding at the Main bowl of the Alfred Diette Spiff Civic center. Continue reading
The 2018 African Wrestling Championship has begun with thirty six African countries participating at the main bowl of Alfred Diette Spiff civic centre in Port Harcourt.
The President of Nigeria as represented by the Hon. Minister of Sports & Youth Development, BARR. SOLOMON DALUNG advised the athletes to focus on the cup just as he encouraged youths to believe in Africa and to desist from violence adding that there’s a great potential in Africa
DALUNG also advised youths to connect to build a strong continent just as he applauds the State Government for their hospitality. Continue reading
Mesut Ozil is the man of the moment after signing a new £350,000-a-week contract to stay at Arsenal, committing his long-term future to the north London club.
Arsenal have submitted their squad list for the knockout stages of the Europa League and included in the squad are two young kids of Nigerian decent. Talented winger Xavier Amaechi and solid center back Joseph Olowu, both of whom recently signed their first professional contracts with the Gunners have made the Europa league cut and they will join Alex Iwobi as the three Nigerian players in the Arsenal team for the competition.
Arsenal have officially completed the signing of Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang for a club record fee.
The move had been held up for several days while the two clubs haggled over a fee. Initially, Dortmund had been looking for €70m for their star forward while Arsenal’s first bid was in the region of €50m. However, they ultimately agreed on a compromise that suited all parties and Aubameyang becomes the latest member of Arsene Wenger’s squad.
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has revealed that the management of Real Madrid Football Club will be in Nigeria by the first week of March to lay the foundation for the construction of the Real Madrid Football Academy in the state.
Speaking during an interactive session with Sports Editors at the Government House Port Harcourt on Monday night, Governor Wike said that the Academy will be completed six months after the foundation laying ceremony. Continue reading