Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Victor Olorunfemi

October 3, 2022

Ex-Chelsea star Gonzalo Higuaín to retire at end of MLS season

Gonzalo Higuaín currently plays for club Inter Miami, owned by former Manchester United legend David Beckham.

Gonzalo Higuain
October 3, 2022

CAF re-opens bid for AFCON 2025; Nigeria, Morocco, South Africa show interest

Morocco, South Africa and Nigeria have all expressed their interest to host the tournament.

Confederation of African Football (CAF)
October 2, 2022

MEA Rugby 2022: Nigeria’s Green Hawks thrash Ghana 30-4 to retain title 

The victory sent Nigeria to the next phase of qualification for the 2025 Rugby League World Cup.

October 2, 2022

As Gusau resumes NFF job, five key tasks undercut Nigeria’s push to host Africa Cup of Nations after 22 years

Security, pitches, healthcare facilities and allied requirements must satisfy CAF’s line of best fit for Nigeria to clinch hosting rights for AFCON 2025.

CAF/Amaju Pinnick
October 2, 2022

At least 174 dead after football match turns deadly in Indonesia

The incident occurred in the Indonesia league first division match between Arema and Persebaya Surabaya.

Riot during match between Arema and Persebaya Surabaya
September 30, 2022

Enyimba’s chairman Felix Anyansi-Agwu voted first VP of NFF

Anyansi-Agwu polled 23 votes to emerge the winner at an election held during the NFF general assembly and elective congress in Benin.

September 30, 2022

Ibrahim Gusau elected new NFF president 

Ibrahim Gusau replaces Amaju Pinnick as the new head of the Nigeria Football Federation.

September 30, 2022

Christopher Nkunku undergoes Chelsea medical ahead of potential €60m move: Reports

The medical tests secretly took place in Germany some weeks ago.

Christopher Nkunku
September 30, 2022

Rashford beats Iwobi, De Bruyne to win September ‘Player of the Month’

Rashford contributed four goals in two wins to win the award for the second time in his career.

September 29, 2022

Appeal Court gives NFF go-ahead to hold September 30 election

The judgement quashed an earlier ruling to stop the election from taking place.