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Mamelodi Sundowns book spot in African Football League final

Mamelodi Sundowns book spot in African Football League final

Al Ahly hosted Mamelodi Sundowns in the African Football League semifinal second leg at the International Stadium in Cairo on Wednesday night. Sundowns had put...
Gift Orban nominated for CAF Young Player of the Year award

Gift Orban nominated for CAF Young Player of the Year award

Super Eagles striker Gift Orban has been nominated for the 2023 CAF Young Player of the Year award. Orban burst onto the scene in the...
Former NFF President sues Davido for billions of naira

Former NFF President sues Davido for billions of naira

Amaju Pinnick, former president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has sued musical artiste Davido for ₦2.3 billion over a failed appearance at an...
CAF Olympics Qualification: Super Falcons defeat Ethiopia to progress

CAF Olympics Qualification: Super Falcons defeat Ethiopia to progress

A goal from Uchenna Kanu, a brace from captain Rasheedat Ajibade and a goal from Ballon d'Or finalist Asisat Oshoala saw the Super Falcons...
NPFL hits Katsina United hard for serious negligence

NPFL hits Katsina United hard for serious negligence

After five match days, the NPFL management has had to flex its muscles over the apparent neglect of its rules by Katsina United in...
Niger Tornadoes vs Enyimba – lineups, H2H, predictions

Niger Tornadoes vs Enyimba – lineups, H2H, predictions

The Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) 2023/24 season enters week six with Niger Tornadoes vs Enyimba listed as one of the games to look...
Remo Stars vs Shooting Stars – lineups, predictions

Remo Stars vs Shooting Stars – lineups, predictions

Remo Stars and Shooting Stars will face off for the first time in the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) 2023/24 season as one of...
Kano Pillars vs Bayelsa United – lineups, H2H in NPFL history

Kano Pillars vs Bayelsa United – lineups, H2H in NPFL history

A thrilling spectacle is set to unfold as Kano Pillars and Bayelsa United FC go head to head on November 1, 2023, at 16:00...
Ballon d’Or 2023: Asisat Oshoala can be proud of final ranking

Ballon d’Or 2023: Asisat Oshoala can be proud of final ranking

Nigeria women's national football team striker Asisat Oshoala has been named the 20th best women's player for the 2022/23 season by France Football, the...
3 predictions as Super Falcons chase progression in 2024 Olympic race

3 predictions as Super Falcons chase progression in 2024 Olympic race

The Super Falcons of Nigeria are the current best-ranked national women's team out of Africa. They hold the 32nd position in the World and first...
Nigeria Super Falcons vs Ethiopia lineups, team news – 2024 Olympic Qualifiers

Nigeria Super Falcons vs Ethiopia lineups, team news – 2024 Olympic...

The nine-time African champions, Nigeria Super Falcons, will host the Walya Ladies of Ethiopia in the second leg of their African 2024 Olympic qualifier. https://twitter.com/Superfalconshow/status/1718539865011229035?t=JFVl-01CaTu04X-Mn8CFbA&s=19 The...
How to watch the Ballon d’Or 2023 live in South Africa

How to watch the Ballon d’Or 2023 live in South Africa

Fans around the world are waiting patiently for the 2023 Ballon d’Or award ceremony. The Ballon d'Or, established in 1956, is one of the most...
Daniel Daga catches PSG’s eye – Here’s the price for his signature

Daniel Daga catches PSG’s eye – Here’s the price for his...

In the world of football, young talents often emerge from unexpected places, and one such prodigy who has recently taken the spotlight is Nigeria's...
Watch the Ballon d’Or 2023 live in Nigeria – TV and streaming options

Watch the Ballon d’Or 2023 live in Nigeria – TV and...

The Ballon d'Or, established in 1956, is one of the most prestigious individual football awards that can be won by a player each year,...
Banyana Banyana vs DR Congo lineups, H2Hs, how to watch – CAF Women’s Olympic Qualifiers

Banyana Banyana vs DR Congo lineups, H2Hs, how to watch –...

All eyes will be on the Orlando Stadium as Banyana Banyana and DR Congo square off against each other on Monday evening. Which of...
Nigeria national Under-20 football team fixtures and results – 2023

Nigeria national Under-20 football team fixtures and results – 2023

The Nigeria national Under-20 football team, the Flying Eagles, had a decent outing in the year under review. The Flying Eagles qualified for the 2023...
NPFL table – 2023/24 season

NPFL table – 2023/24 season

The NPFL table placement for teams in the 2023/24 season, continues to be a battle of consistency between the top four teams vying for...
Nigeria national Under-17 football team players – Full list

Nigeria national Under-17 football team players – Full list

The Nigeria National Under-17 football team participated in the WAFU and CAF AFCON but failed to pick a ticket to the FIFA World Cup...
Nigeria women’s national Under-20 football team fixtures – 2023

Nigeria women’s national Under-20 football team fixtures – 2023

The Nigeria women's national Under-20 football team, affectionately known as the Falconets, has been making waves in the world of youth women's football. With a...
3 predictions as Banyana Banyana chase Paris 2024 Olympic dream

3 predictions as Banyana Banyana chase Paris 2024 Olympic dream

The reigning Women's Africa Cup of Nations champions Banyana Banyana of South Africa will clash with DR Congo in the return leg of the...
Nigeria Under 17 football team fixtures and results – 2023

Nigeria Under 17 football team fixtures and results – 2023

The Nigeria Under 17 national team, the Golden Eaglets, will not be a part of the forthcoming FIFA Under 17 World Cup in Indonesia. The...
When is the Ballon d’Or ceremony?

When is the Ballon d’Or ceremony?

Nigeria national football team fans are excited about the 2023 Ballon d’Or ceremony. This is because the Super Eagles and Super Falcons are ably represented...
Watch the Premier League live in Nigeria – Live TV, app and streaming info

Watch the Premier League live in Nigeria – Live TV, app...

The Premier League is one of the most watched tournaments in the world and perhaps the most watched in Nigeria. For fans who always want...
NPFL Week 5: Enugu Rangers go top, Bendel Insurance falter

NPFL Week 5: Enugu Rangers go top, Bendel Insurance falter

The three games played on Saturday, October 28, 2023, in the NPFL saw Enugu Rangers go top of the table after a convincing victory...
3 predictions for Mamelodi Sundowns vs Al Ahly – African Football League

3 predictions for Mamelodi Sundowns vs Al Ahly – African Football...

An interesting heavyweight clash in the first-leg semi-finals of the African Football League will see Mamelodi Sundowns trade tackles with Al Ahly on Sunday...
Super Falcons begin preparations for Ethiopia showdown in Paris 2024 Qualifier

Super Falcons begin preparations for Ethiopia showdown in Paris 2024 Qualifier

Excitement is brewing among football enthusiasts and supporters of the Nigeria Super Falcons as the highly anticipated clash against Ethiopia in the Paris 2024...
Predictions – NPFL fixtures match day 5

Predictions – NPFL fixtures match day 5

It’s another weekend, and exciting football action is on the domestic scene. What do the NPFL fixtures have for us? There are nine matches on...
Victor Boniface continues hot streak for Bayer Leverkusen

Victor Boniface continues hot streak for Bayer Leverkusen

Victor Boniface was on target for Bayer Leverkusen in their 5-1 victory over Qarabag on Thursday night. Boniface was honoured with the Europa League Golden...
Victor Boniface honoured AGAIN at the BayArena

Victor Boniface honoured AGAIN at the BayArena

Victor Boniface was honoured again at the BayArena ahead of their Group H Europa League game against Qarabag FK. The Bundesliga side felt it was...
Lyle Foster salary progression will blow your mind!

Lyle Foster salary progression will blow your mind!

Let us look at the Lyle Foster salary progression because whenever fans talk about footballers, one of the discussions centres around what they earn. The...
Lyle Foster: New Burnley deal hands Bafana Bafana major AFCON boost

Lyle Foster: New Burnley deal hands Bafana Bafana major AFCON boost

Burnley and Bafana Bafana striker Lyle Foster has signed a new five-year contract, the club announced on Thursday afternoon. The striker joined Burnley in January...
Watch Victor Boniface live in the Europa League for Bayer Leverkusen – Nigeria TV guide

Watch Victor Boniface live in the Europa League for Bayer Leverkusen...

Many Nigerians are interested in the UEFA Europa League and Bayer Leverkusen because of the exploits of one man - Victor Boniface. The young forward...
Rinsola Babajide – Origin, family, boyfriend, net worth

Rinsola Babajide – Origin, family, boyfriend, net worth

Rinsola Babajide is a professional footballer with an impressive career that has taken her from the pitches of England to the vibrant football scene...
African Football League: Watch Wydad AC vs Enyimba live

African Football League: Watch Wydad AC vs Enyimba live

Wydad AC vs Enyimba live is due on Thursday, October 26, with the People's Elephant looking to overturn an embarrassing 0-1 first-leg deficit. The North...
Gift Monday – Salary, net worth, boyfriend, house

Gift Monday – Salary, net worth, boyfriend, house

Gift Monday, born on December 9, 2001, is a rising star in the world of professional football hailing from Nigeria. As of August 2023, she...
Alhassan Yusuf makes the most of first start UCL for Royal Antwerp

Alhassan Yusuf makes the most of first start UCL for Royal...

Nigerian midfielder Alhassan Yusuf was a standout performer for Royal Antwerp in his first Champions League start for the club on Wednesday night. Off the...
Time running out for Christian Obi as Heartland FC announce major decision

Time running out for Christian Obi as Heartland FC announce major...

It's getting hot in the NPFL, and a few coaches are already feeling the hit, with Heartland FC coach topping the list of troubled...
Alex Iwobi mourns death of respected former Chairman

Alex Iwobi mourns death of respected former Chairman

Alex Iwobi and his former club are in mourning following the announcement of the demise of their chairman, Bill Kenwright, who passed on in...
Victor Boniface could be DROPPED for Europa League clash for this reason

Victor Boniface could be DROPPED for Europa League clash for this...

Super Eagles striker Victor Boniface and Bayer 04 Leverkusen are set to take on Qarabag FK on matchday 3 of the 2023/24 UEFA Europa...
Banyana Banyana’s Kholosa Biyana makes bold claim ahead of DR Congo clash

Banyana Banyana’s Kholosa Biyana makes bold claim ahead of DR Congo...

Banyana Banyana midfielder Kholosa Biyana believes herself and her teammates will not have any problems adapting to the hot weather in Kinshasha as they...
Where to watch DR Congo vs Banyana Banyana match live

Where to watch DR Congo vs Banyana Banyana match live

The DR Congo vs Banyana Banyana match live is on 30 October, with the South African side hoping to make it to Paris next...
Where to watch Ethiopia vs Nigeria Super Falcons match live

Where to watch Ethiopia vs Nigeria Super Falcons match live

The Ethiopia vs Nigeria Super Falcons match live is on October 25, with the Nigerian side pursuing an Olympic ticket after missing out on...
Enyimba miss AFL trip to Casablanca, new date for Wydad second leg clash announced

Enyimba miss AFL trip to Casablanca, new date for Wydad second...

Nigerian representatives in the African Football League (AFL), Enyimba, missed their trip to Casablanca for their second-leg clash with Wydad. Enyimba, like other Nigerian teams,...
Coach Desiree Ellis confident of Banyana Banyana success despite key player absences

Coach Desiree Ellis confident of Banyana Banyana success despite key player...

Banyana Banyana and Desiree Ellis are set to embark on their journey through the 2024 CAF Olympic qualifiers, facing the Democratic Republic of Congo...
Wydad AC vs Enyimba lineups and odds – African Football League 2nd leg

Wydad AC vs Enyimba lineups and odds – African Football League...

There will be fireworks at Stade Mohamed V on Wednesday night as Wydad AC vs Enyimba file out to face each other in the...
Super Falcons update: 19 players arrive camp for Ethiopia Olympic Qualifier

Super Falcons update: 19 players arrive camp for Ethiopia Olympic Qualifier

A total of nineteen players have arrived at the Super Falcons camp ahead of Wednesday’s 2024 Olympic qualifier against the Walya Ladies of Ethiopia. https://twitter.com/NGSuper_Falcons/status/1716777716484132866?t=quTlFj7hggzRc4wePpSrrQ&s=19 Top...
The mistakes that lost Ntseki the Kaizer Chiefs job

The mistakes that lost Ntseki the Kaizer Chiefs job

With less than half of the season played, the hammer has come down on Kaizer Chiefs coach Molefi Ntseki in what could be a...
Kaizer Chiefs coach: 3 favourites to replace Ntseki in Amakhosi hot seat

Kaizer Chiefs coach: 3 favourites to replace Ntseki in Amakhosi hot...

There had been growing speculation that Kaizer Chiefs would part ways with Molefi Ntseki following strings of poor results since the start of the...
New man in charge as Kaizer Chiefs fire Molefi Ntseki, Arthur Zwane handed new Amakhosi role

New man in charge as Kaizer Chiefs fire Molefi Ntseki, Arthur...

Kaizer Chiefs were supposed to be major challengers to Mamelodi Sundowns in the battle for the PSL title with Molefi Ntseki in charge, but...
Mamelodi Sundowns vs Petro de Luanda lineups (2nd leg) – African Football League

Mamelodi Sundowns vs Petro de Luanda lineups (2nd leg) – African...

There will be fireworks at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on Tuesday night as Mamelodi Sundowns vs Petro de Luanda lineup in the quarter-final first-leg of...