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Nigeria's national football team - Super Eagles will play against Senegal and Burkina Faso in two separate international friendly matches holding in London this month. On Thursday 23 March 2017, the Super Eagles and Senegal’s Teranga Lions engage more

9 Mar 2017 00:00 Sport

Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, the former Captain and Coach of Nigeria's national football team - Super Eagles, has died aged 54. more

8 Jun 2016 11:51 Sport

Guyana. The name rises from the indigenous mists, meaning Land of Many Waters in a long-extinct Amazonian tongue. Inky rivers cut the dense rainforest like veins, criss-crossing tangles of jungle. Football, in this tiny country tucked away in the more

29 Mar 2016 00:00 Sport

Madagascar football enthusiasts have received their fair share of good news lately, with their Beach Soccer representatives not only securing a maiden continental title, but also becoming the first team from the island state to qualify for a global more

23 Jun 2015 00:00 Sport

President Jonathan has meddled in Nigerian football matters before. Then, as at now, it ended in a fiasco. That first time, June 2010, after Nigeria crashed and burned at the World Cup due in large part to the incompetence of one Lars Lagerback and more

4 Dec 2014 00:00 Michael EGBEJUMI-DAVID

Nigerian people celebrate a new chapter in the history of sports as Governor Godswill Akpabio of Akwa Ibom State opens the Akwa Ibom International Stadium - which has been nicknamed the Nest of Champions. more

7 Nov 2014 00:00 Sport

Incumbent President of the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), Sepp Blatter, has confirmed he will stand for re-election as FIFA president next year. more

8 Sep 2014 00:00 Sport

English professional referee, Howard Melton Webb has retired as a match referee, following his appointment as the technical director of the Professional Game Match Officials Limited (PGMOL). more

7 Aug 2014 00:00 Sport

Four Nigerian football players have been given a six-month jail sentence by Kisutu Resident Magistrate's court more

14 May 2014 16:00 Tanzania

Following Gor Mahia Football Club's recent win after an 18-year trophy drought, Cool Malk has put together a music track praising the team. The track called K'ogalo K'ogalo is produced by R Kay and directed by Katenga Videos. more

15 Nov 2013 00:00 Kenya

A FIFA World Cup winner with Brazil in 2002, the 37-year-old Roque Junior enjoyed a successful playing career in his home country and Europe and is now making a move into coaching. more

13 Nov 2013 00:00 Sport

The synergies between football and music could hardly be more apparent or harmonious, with both stirring human emotions across the globe like almost nothing else. Could you imagine the players parading on to the field before kick-off without a more

14 Sep 2013 00:00 Sport

David Beckham who announced his retirement from football speaks on why he retired. more

17 May 2013 00:00 Sport

38-year old International footballer - David Beckham has confirmed his retirement from football. more

16 May 2013 15:30 Sport