D’Tigress, NBBF presents FIBA Afrobasket trophy to Minister of Sports

The victorious D’Tigress team and some members of the Nigeria Basketball Federation board led by its president, Engineer Musa Kida paid a courtesy call on the newly appointed Honorable Minister of Sport, Dare Sunday in his office in Abuja. The brief ceremony which had the...

Onuachu: Genk Switch Good For My Career, I Hope To Win Trophies

Nigeria forward Paul Onuachu is eager to help KRC Genk win trophies after joining the Belgian league champions from Danish club, FC Midtjylland. Onuachu, 25, ended his seven years stay in Denmark by penning a four- year contract with Genk on Thursday. “This is a big moment for my...

Kante Doubtful For Chelsea – Norwich City Clash Over Injury

France midfielder N’Golo Kante is a doubt for Chelsea’s trip to Norwich on Saturday, with manager Frank Lampard confirming he has been carrying an ankle sprain which forced him to miss training all week. Kante is thought to have picked up the injury during last weekend’s 1-1 draw...

Nantes Coach Gourcuff Reveals- Why We Signed Moses Simon On Loan From Levante

Newly appointed coach of Nantes Christian Gourcuff has explained why Nigeria international winger Moses Simon joined the club on loan from Spanish Laliga side Levante. Simon was yesterday presented to the fans of the team following the conclusion of his loan deal and the coach...

England Youth International Mandela Egbo – I Want To Play For Nigeria

SV Darmstadt Anglo-Nigerian defender Mandela Egbo has expressed his willingness to switch allegiance from the English national team to the senior national team of Nigeria, Cornerstonenewsng.com can exclusively reveal. 22 year old Egbo played 15 games for England at youth level...

Rohr Explains Leaving Out Some Players From Super Eagles Squad For Ukraine Friendly

Gernot Rohr has explained the reasoning behind his decision to leave some players out of his squad for the upcoming friendly game against Ukraine next month, Cornerstonenewsng.com reports. The coach stuck to most of the players he used in prosecuting the recently concluded Africa...

Huesca President Reveals Nwakali’s Salary Demand Stalled His Move As Talks Resume

The proposed free transfer of Nigeria U23 midfielder Kelechi Nwakali from Arsenal to Spanish second division side Huesca is back on according to the president of the Spanish side Manolo Torres. As reported by this portal early this week, the representative of Nwakali couldn’t...

Ukraine friendly great for continuity – Erico

Former Super Eagles assistant coach and goalkeeper trainer, Joe Erico has expressed his delight ahead of the Super Eagles friendly next month against Ukraine, stating that the match would provide continuity in the team, after coach Hermit Done opted for most of the regulars in...

Super Eagles squad depth excites Sodje

Former Super Eagles defender and ex-international, Sam Sodje has revealed that he is nothing short of excited at the quality of players presently obtainable in the Super Eagles, ahead of next month’s friendly. The Eagles are looking to use the match to prepare for their AFCON...

Abia murder: Killer soldier to appear in court next week -CP

Abia State Commissioner of Police, Ene Okon, has confirmed that the soldier who shot an Okada rider dead at Umuokereke Ngwa, near Aba, penultimate week, has been handed over to the command and would appear in court next week. On August 7, the soldier, identified as Lance corporal...
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