IAAF Honours Maria Worphil With Veteran Pin Award

Athletics Federation (IAAF) Tuesday at the Qatar National Convention Centre conferred on one of the longest serving secretary generals of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN), Mrs Maria Worphil, the Veteran Pin Award for her outstanding contribution to athletics. Mrs Worphil...

Early morning fire kills 3 in Kano

Early morning fire at a flat at Gayawa Tsohowa, in Ungogo Local Government Area of Kano state, has killed three persons. Kano State Fire Service confirmed the death of the three victims. Mr Saidu Mohammed, the spokesman for the service, said that the victims included a...

Bordeaux continues unbeaten streak, Samuel Kalu opens goal account

Samuel Kalu scored his first goal of the Ligue Un season to help Bordeaux seal a 3-1 road win over Amiens, midweek. Kalu played the entire duration of the game and scored in the 73rd minute as Les Girondins were unstoppable, coming from behind to win.   Stiven Mendoza fired the...

Eagles Roundup: Osimhen, Kalu On Target; Simon Stars In Nantes Win Vs Amiens, Omeruo, Awaziem Also In Action

Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen continued his impressive form for Lille by grabbing a goal and assist in the club’s 2- 0 home win against Strasbourg on Wednesday night,  Cornerstonenewsng.com Osimhen opened scoring for Lille two minutes before the half time break and teed up...

Victor’s Party! Super Eagles hitman fires Lille to victory

Victor Osimhen scored his fifth goal and second assist of the season as well as a consecutive man-of the-match performance in Lille’s 2-0 win over Strasbourg in a midweek Ligue Un match at the Stade Pierre Mauroy. Osimhen scored in the 43rd minute to give Les Dogues the lead;...

DOHA 2019: AFN Boss Adeleye guarantees Medals in World Championships

Athletics Federation of Nigeria Technical Director, Sunday Adeleye has assured fans the Country’s Athletes will deliver glory at the IAAF World Championship, starting Friday in Doha. Adeleye, a former sprinter himself, made this known in an exclusive interview with...

Oshoala dreaming Champions League final, as Barcelona beat Juventus to reach round of 16

FC Barcelona Femeni defeated Juventus 2-1 on Wednesday ( 4-1 on aggregate) to book their place in the UEFA Women’s Champions League round of 16. Barcelona won the first-leg 2-0 in Turin and followed up that performance with another dominant show in the second-leg at the l’Estadi...

Samuel Kalu Open His League Goal Account In Spectacular Fashion For Bordeaux

Super Eagles wing forward Samuel Kalu got off the mark for his French side Bordeaux with a goal in their 3-1 win over Amiens, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. Kalu rounded up scoring for his team with an effort from range which went past the goalkeeper of Amiens to put his team 3-1...

Red Hot Osimhen Can’t Stop Scoring For Lille, Nets Goal Number 6 Of The Season

Nigeria international forward Victor Osimhen took his goal count for the season to six in seven games with a goal for Lille in their 2-0 win over Strasbourg. Osimhen opened scoring for Lille in the 43rd minute with a calm finish to hand his team a 1-0 lead going into the half...

Akpom Dumps England, Opts To Play For Super Eagles

Chuba Akpom says he has now pledged his international allegiance to the country of his parents Nigeria. Akpom, 23, who plays in Greece for PAOK is eligible to play for the Super Eagles as he holds dual-nationality and has not represented England at senior level. The forward once...
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