U23 AFCON Qualifier: Olympic Eagles lose 0-1 to Sudan

Cup holders Nigeria on Thursday lost by the odd goal to their Sudanese counterparts in an U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match at the Al Merriekh Stadium in Omdurman. The home team scored on the dot of 45 minutes as the Nigeria defence faltered from a counter attack,...

Ndidi Nominated For Leicester City Goal Of The Month Award

Wilfred Ndidi is in line for Leicester City’s Goal of the Month Award for August following his nomination alongside five other players, Cornerstonenewsng.com Ndidi’s superb header in the 1-1 draw against Chelsea at the Stamford Bridge is among the six goals shortlisted for the...

AFCON Qualifier: Wastfeful U-23 Eagles Lose 1-0 To Sudan In Omdurman

Nigeria’s U-23 Eagles lost 1-0 to Sudan in the first leg of their Africa U-23 Cup of Nations, final round , qualifying fixture at the Al Merreikh Stadium, Omdurman on Thursday night, Cornerstonenewsng.com The Eagles had a fair share of possession in the opening minutes but were...

Trabzonspor Furious As CAS Upholds Fenerbahce’s 2010/11 Title Despite Match-Fixing Complicity

Trabzonspor have expressed concern over the refusal of the Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) to declare them champions for the 2010/2011 Turkish Super Lig season despite confirming the match-fixing allegations against winners, Fenerbahce,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports....

Toothless Nigeria U23 Beaten By Sudan In U23 Africa Cup Of Nations Qualifiers

The U23 team of Sudan defeated their counterparts from Nigeria 1-0 to gain a first leg advantage ahead of the return leg of their AFCON U23 Cup of Nations qualifiers in Nigeria. Nigeria started the game the better side with Taiwo Awoniyi and Steven Odey both coming close to...

Xenophobia: Madagascar also withdraw from South Africa friendly

Bafana Bafana’s friendly against Madagascar this Saturday has been called off after the African island nation decided to withdraw from the encounter.   Bafana were originally set to face Zambia in Lusaka as part of their warm-up fixtures before crucial their AFCON qualifiers in...

Taribo: Eaglets Good Enough To Reclaim FIFA U-17 W/Cup Title At Brazil 2019

Taribo West, a former Nigeria defender, has voiced his conviction that the present Nigeria’s National U17s team – the Golden Eaglets, have the potential to reclaim the FIFA U-17 World Cup title in Brazil later this year,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Nigeria is the most...

John Obuh says Akwa United players good enough to stage title challenge

Akwa United arrived their team base in Uyo today after a ten day pre-season training camping in Rivers State. After wrapping up their preseason camp in Rivers state, Akwa United F.C. new head coach John Obuh says his team still needs a little more time to blend into a formidable...

Ahmed Musa, Samuel Kalu, Moses Simon & Hilary Gong – Coach Bros The Gift That Keeps Giving

It appears no single Football Acade‎my has produced players who have gone on to represent Nigeria like the famous Golden Boot Soccer Academy ( GBS) in Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria. Presently in the Super Eagles, the Academy has three of it’s graduate in the team in team captain...

Bale Unhappy With Uncertain Future As Real Madrid Player

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale says he is not happy at the start of the season as a result of a turbulent transfer window where he came close to leaving the club. Bale, 30, was close to a summer switch to Chinese Super League side Jiangsu amid reports of a falling out with Zinedine...
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