PHOTOS: Argentina Stars Celebrate Messi On 31st Birthday

Even with elimination from the Russia 2018 World Cup casting a huge shadow over their camp, Argentina players took time out on Sunday to celebrate their captain Lionel Messi who clocked 31 years on the day. Argentina will crash out of the World Cup if they fail to beat Nigeria on...

Herdsmen massacre 140 in Plateau

Fulani herdsmen have massacred 140 persons in Gashish, Nyarr, Gana-Ropp and Shonong villages of Barkin-Ladi and Riyom local government areas of Plateau State. Although the police public relations officer in the state, ASP Matthias Tyope, confirmed that 86 persons were killed...

Messi: I Must Win World Cup Before I Retire

Argentina captain Lionel Messi has vowed to win the World Cup before he retires from football. Messi, who clocked 31 on Sunday, was quoted in the Mirror as saying: “It means so much because for Argentina the World Cup is special – and for me too. “I’ve always had the dream of...

Harry Kane nets Hat-trick as Three Lions demolish Panama 6-1

England’ Skipper Harry Kane has scored a total of five goals in two WOrld Cup games after bagging a hattrick in Three lions’ demolition of Panama on Sunday Afternoon. The win is England’a  biggest-ever victory at the World Cup finals by crushing Panama 6-1 at the Nizhny Novgorod...

Eagles move to Saint Petersburg today ahead of Argentina clash

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will today move to The city hosting the crucial and final Group D clash against Argentina, Saint Petersburg. According brila.net’ correspondent in Russia, Babafemi Raji who gave the breakdown of the schedule also informed us that the press Conference...

NFF, Eagles players rejoice with Ikeme on Victory over Cancer

The Nigeria Football Federation and players of the Super Eagles have expressed absolute excitement on hearing the news of Ikeme’s recovery from Cancer. Carl Ikeme who was Nigeria’s first choice goalkeeper have been undergoing chemotherapy for over a year. The 32-year-old...

Coach Sampaoli’s plans for Argentina vs Super Eagles leaked

Le Abiceleste of Argentina’s manger, Jorge Sampaoli’s formation against the Super Eagles of Nigeria has reportedly being leaked according to reports from the camp of Argentina. Argentina have been back in training as they prepare for their crucial World Cup clash against Nigeria...

Kroos scores late to save Germany’s World Cup

Defending champion Germany resuscitated their World Cup hopes with a dramatic 2-1 victory over Sweden in their second Group F game in Sochi on Saturday. The 2014 winners lost their opening match to Mexico on Sunday and needed a win over the Swedes to put their qualification hopes...

Rodriguez Voted MOTM In Colombia Win Over Poland

James Rodriguez has been named the Budweiser man of the match for the Russia 2018 World Cup Group H game involving Colombia and Poland which the Los Cafeteros won 3-0 at the Kazan Arena on Sunday. The Bayern Munich playmaker provided two assists for Yerry Mina’s opener and Juan...

Odegbami: Super Eagles Have Psychological Edge Over Argentina

Nigeria football great Segun Odegbami is confident the Super Eagles are up for their Russia 2018 World Cup battle with Argentina on Tuesday. Odegbami, who starred as Nigeria won their first Africa Cup of Nations title on home soil in 1980, was with the Super Eagles after Friday...
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