Meet 8-year-Old Nigerian Refugee In US; Crowned New York State Chess Champion

Eight-year-old Tanitoluwa Adewumi, a Nigerian refugee in US and chess player, has said that he wants to be the youngest Grandmaster, after winning the chess champion for kindergarten through third grade at the New York state chess championship. Adewumi’s family fled northern...

U-23 AFCON Qualifier: Imama Targets Away Win Vs Libya

U-23 Eagles head coach Imama Amapakabo says his team will go all out for a win in Wednesday’s Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualifying tie against Libya, reports Completesports.com. The defending champions will face the North Africans in the first leg fixture at the Bengerdan...

France 2019: Falcons’ camp comes alive

Super Falcons’ camp is already bubbling as 24 of the invited 30 players have hit camp since it was declared open on Sunday. Confirming this to brila.net, media officer of the team, Janefrances Nweze noted that the camp had come alive even as the team had its first training...

Mourinho: Mbappe More Valuable Than Messi, Ronaldo

Jose Mourinho believes Kylian Mbappe’s age and “incredible” ability make him more valuable than even Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Paris Saint-Germain star Mbappe has lifted the World Cup, won Ligue 1 twice, scored 55 top-flight goals and been voted fourth in the Ball...

Mourinho: Mbappe More Valuable Than Messi, Ronaldo

Jose Mourinho believes Kylian Mbappe’s age and “incredible” ability make him more valuable than even Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Paris Saint-Germain star Mbappe has lifted the World Cup, won Ligue 1 twice, scored 55 top-flight goals and been voted fourth in the Ball...

Ibrahimovic: EPL Is Overrated

Swedish legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic says the quality of football in the English Premier League is overrated. Ibrahimovic netted 17 goals in 28 games during his first season at Manchester United in 2016 and the striker, now at LA Galaxy in the United States’ Major League Soccer,...

Odey Happy To Make Team Of The Week In Switzerland

Nigeria forward Stephen Odey is thrilled with his inclusion in the Swiss Super League team of the week after hitting the back of the net in FC Zurich 2-1 win against Neuchatel Xamax last Sunday, Completesports.com reports. Odey, 21, ended his goal drought in five league games by...

Odey Happy To Make Team Of The Week In Switzerland

Nigeria forward Stephen Odey is thrilled with his inclusion in the Swiss Super League team of the week after hitting the back of the net in FC Zurich 2-1 win against Neuchatel Xamax last Sunday, Completesports.com reports. Odey, 21, ended his goal drought in five league games by...

I never knew I’d play professional football – Chikatara

El Gaesh of Egypt’s Nigerian import, Chisom Chikatara has revealed that he never knew he would end up playing football at a professional level. The 2016 CHAN Eagles player told brila.net that he simply enjoyed playing football and was just fortunate to have met some key people...

Nigeria U-19 Cricket team beats Kenya in Africa Division World Cup qualifiers

U-19 Cricket Team of Nigeria recorded their second victory at the ICC U-19 World Cup Qualifier Africa Division 1 played on Monday. The team defeated Kenya who’s also a big Cricket nation on the continent of Africa by 58 runs after another a near perfect game.   The Nigerian side...
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