Conceicao, Biyick Replace Seedorf, Kluivert As Cameroon Coaches

Cameroon’s football ruling body, FECAFOOT, has appointed a Portuguese, Toni Conceicao (Antonio Conceicao da Silva Oliveira), as new head coach of the Indomitable Lions and ex-international Francois Omam-Biyick as his assistant,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Conceicao and...

Odegbami: The Return of Authentic Sports Development

Ilorin, the capital city of Kwara State of Nigeria, has returned to normalcy after the frenzy of two whole weeks of a festival of sports that many stakeholders have described as the best sports development programme to have taken place in Nigeria in decades. Over 4000 young...

Tite Names Neymar, Firmino, Coutinho In Crack Brazil Squad For Super Eagles Clash

Brazil head coach Tite has named a 23-man squad for the Selecao’s international friendly match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria billed to hold on October 13 at the National Stadium, Singapore,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Top on the list is Paris Saint-Germain of France...

Sports Minister Dare makes move to convince Tammy and Tomori to dump England for Nigeria

Minister of Youths and Sports Development Mr Sunday Dare says he contacted the father of Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham as the tussle for his International future continue between England and Nigeria. Mr Sunday Dare said “I spoke with the father of soccer sensation Tammy Abraham I...

INTERVIEW – Egwuekwe: Eagles Coaches Should Emulate Keshi, Invite More Home-Based Players

Azubuike Egwuekwe is the latest among recent generation of Nigerian footballers who have plied their trade overseas and returned to add quality and glamour to the domestic top flight – the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). After stints at Nasarawa United, Yerima...

Barca sensation Ansu Fati set to represent Spain after gaining citizenship

Barcelona’s teenage sensation Ansu Fati is set to represent Spain at international level after being granted Spanish citizenship on Friday afternoon. Local media reports said the 16-year-old, who became Barcelona’s youngest-ever Champions League debutant after starting Tuesday’s...

Kano Pillars new boy Kelly Kester confident ahead new season

Kano pillars football club of Kano newly signed player Kelly Kester Oahimijie is confident of a positive outing with the 2019 Aiteo cup champions Kano pillars of Kano. The lanky defensive midfielder who put pen to paper for the Kano state based team during the week is Keen of a...

Why Barcelona lost in 2012 UCL semi-final to Chelsea – Mikel Obi

2012 UEFA Champions League was a magical season for former Super Eagles and Chelsea midfielder Mikel John Obi, as the English Premier League side rose from their ashes, reborn, to take Europe by storm – albeit with little belief he recalls. Mikel recounting the feeling among...

How Super Eagles debutant ended up with Iconic Number 10

Over a week ago Joe Aribo made his international debut for Nigeria, it was special for the 23 year-old midfielder. Aribo, who was born in England and was eligible to play for the Three Lions, opted to suit up for Nigeria instead and he made an instant impact.   In the...

Udinese Coach Tudor Wants Fully Fit Troost-Ekong For Brescia Clash

Udinese manager Igor Tudor hopes William Troost-Ekong will be fit enough to face Brescia in Saturday’s Serie A home clash against Brescia,Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Troost-Ekong missed last weekend’s 1-0 away defeat to Inter Milan at the Stadio Guissepe Meaza after picking up...
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