Category Archives: Sports

Rio Ferdinand hits Lion’s Den Yaba for live EPL Game Screening with passionate Football Fans


Legendary former Premier League footballer, Rio Ferdinand, was the guest of honour at the Lion’s Den Bar and Lounge Tejuosho Ultra Modern Shopping Complex Yaba in Lagos Nigeria on December 1st 2018. As part of his trip to Lagos with

Luka Modric wins Ballon d’Or, ends Ronaldo, Messi dominance

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Luka Modric saw off competition from France’s World Cup stars as the Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder won the Ballon d’Or on Monday to end a 10-year stranglehold on the award by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Modric, 33, was

Rape allegation: She said No. but made herself available -Ronaldo

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More facts are emerging in the rape allegation made by former American model Kathryn Mayorga against Portuguese international and Juve forward Cristiano Ronaldo. A leaked legal document says Ronaldo has admitted that his accuser actually objected to the act severally

Super Falcons wins AWCON 2018

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The Super Falcons of Nigeria have won the 2018 Africa Women Cup of Nations, after defeating South Africa 4-3 on penalties The match ended 0-0 at regulation time The match saw the Bayana Bayana, who beat Nigeria 1-0 in the

FIFA rankings: Eagles drop to fourth in Africa


Nigeria remained 44th in the FIFA rankings released on Thursday but dropped to fourth in the African rankings from the third position they held in October. Nigeria moved up four places in October after defeating Libya over two legs in

As a Man United fan, I’m envious of Chelsea – Tinubu


The national leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, on Monday revealed his knowledge of football when Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi paid him a visit at his Bourdillon, Ikoyi home in Lagos. Mikel, who plays in the Chinese

Boxing is ruining our sex lives, giving us tears –Nigerian female boxers

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As a young girl, Ayisat Oriyomi had huge dreams of becoming something big in life. Though born under the roof of a polygamist where deprivation was rife, she had her eyes fixed on becoming a lawyer. But as she grew

ACCW: First Bank unleashes killer squad on Africa

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Nigeria and FIBA Zone Three champions, First Bank Basketball Club have named a squad capable of winning the title at the FIBA Africa Champions Cup for Women, which begins today (Friday) in Maputo, Mozambique. Six players that did Nigeria proud

Bafana clash: Chukwueze, Omeruo hit Eagles camp today


Spain-based centre-back Kenneth Omeruo, Bryan Idowu and Samuel Chukwueze are expected to hit the Super Eagles camp in Asaba for Saturday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Johannesburg. Omeruo, who is

‘Qatar planning to base some World Cup teams in Iran’


Some teams at the Qatar World Cup in 2022 could be based in Iran, the head of the organising committee told AFP on Monday, saying the idea was “part of the operational plan”. The move would provide a major boost