Eaglets: Amuneke happy despite draw

The coach of the Nigeria U17 national team, Emmanuel Amuneke has expressed satisfaction with his players, despite the 1-1 draw they played with local side, Majestic Academy, on Saturday.  Amuneke, who is always quick to come down hard on his wards, even after impressive wins, has good words for the lads after

LMC splashes cash on continental teams

  Teams representing Nigeria in CAF competitions this year are to get a ┬ámillion Naira grant fee courtesy of the League Management Company (LMC). The LMC is also organising a pre-season tournament with three teams expected to join Warri wolves. Participants will be rewarded handsomely with winners to take home 1.5 Million Naira

Nembe City not for Sale–Baribote

Reports emerged in the local media last week  that Premier League side Nembe city has been put up for sale. It was reported that Nembe City owner and former league boss, Victor Rumson Baribote placed a Three Hundred Million Nigeria Naira (N300m) tag on his club after a relegated club sought

CHAN Eagles begin Nations Cup Preparations

    Preparations for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) has started for Nigeria. Assistant coach Daniel Amokachi took charge of the opening day training in the absence of head coach Stephen Keshi who is not expected until Thursday. The players were taken through a series of tactical and physical exercises in a section that