Odegbami: The Pathetic Plight of Nigerian Sports Heroes!

By the time you are reading this, my late friend, Taiwo Ogunjobi, would have been finally laid to rest in the city of Ibadan. Taiye did very well for Nigerian sports, first as a football player and later as an astute football administrator. He captained the country’s national...

Odegbami: The Pathetic Plight of Nigerian Sports Heroes!

By the time you are reading this, my late friend, Taiwo Ogunjobi, would have been finally laid to rest in the city of Ibadan. Taiye did very well for Nigerian sports, first as a football player and later as an astute football administrator. He captained the country’s national...

Turkish Super Lig: Moses Grabs Assist In Fenerbahce Win Vs Sivasspor

Nigeria winger  Victor Moses provided an assist in Fenerbahce 2-1 win against Sivasspor in  Turkish Super Lig clash  at the Sukru Saracoğlu Stadium,  Istanbul on Friday,  Completesports.com reports. The win which was Fenerbahce’s seventh of the campaign boosted the club’s hopes...

Hector Bellerin reveals rehab anguish after fearing recovery setback

Hector Bellerin has revealed he feared an injury setback after a spasm in his leg caused the Arsenal star to wake up in pain, concerned that ‘something had happened’. The Spaniard underwent surgery following a season-ending ACL injury against Chelsea in January. Bellerín, In his...

France 2019: FIFA Approves VAR For Women’s World Cup

World soccer ruling body, FIFA has approved the use of Video Assistant Referee (VAR) for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, reports Completesports.com. This decision was made after the FIFA Referees Committee recommended the use of the technology to enhance decision...

MEET THE FIRST FULL TIME FEMALE NFL OFFICIAL

Sarah Thomas is an American football official and is currently an official for the National Football League (NFL). In 2007, Thomas became the first woman to officiate a major college football game, working a game between two different states. Before that game, another official...

FIBA World Cup Draws: D’Tigers May face Argentina, Brazil, Canada

Nigeria’s D’Tigers have been drawn in pot seven alongside Senegal, New Zealand and Angola ahead of the FIBA Men’s World Cup draw coming up on Saturday, March 16, at Shenzhen Bay Arena in China reports Completesports.com. The FIBA World Cup is poised to tip off between the 31st of...

Ameobi: Newcastle United Must Stick With Benitez

Newcastle United Shola Ameobi wants the club to give manager Rafael Benitez what he needs to stay at the St James’ Park. The Spaniard signed a three-year-deal on March 2016 with the Magpies when they were on the brink of Premier League relegation and despite helping the side to a...

Etebo Targets Stoke City Return Vs Reading

Oghenekaro Etebo is optimistic of being fit enough to make a return to the Stoke City starting line-up this weekend, he insists he will air on the side of caution if he doesn’t feel one hundred percent. The Nigeria international capped off a hugely impressive performance against...

UEL: Iwobi’s Arsenal Draw Napoli; Chelsea Face Olayinka’s Slavia Prague

Alex Iwobi’s Arsenal has been drawn to face against Italian side, Napoli in the quarter-finals of the Europa League reports Completesports.com. Iwobi helped the Gunners comeback from a 3-1 first leg round of 16 deficit against Rennes to advance 4-3 on aggregate. The Nort...