NFF urged to promote peace with football

Thenationonlineng– The Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has urged executive board members of the Nigeria Football Federation to embrace peace, unity and see football as a unifying factor in Nigeria. Speaking when the Amaju Pinnick led executive board paid him a condolence visit in Abuja on Tuesday following the demise of his

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African champions worry Rohr

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr is concerned about Cameroon’s rebirth at Afcon 2017 ahead of the Fifa 2018 World Cup qualifiers later this year in August. The German trainer pitched camp in Gabon for three weeks monitoring the Indomitable Lions while also working as a television commentator. He took notes at every Cameroon game and

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Coventry keen to sign Yakubu

English Football League One club Covetry City want to sign Nigerian forward Yakubu Aiyegbeni. According to Coventry City manager Russell Slade, the former Everton and Portsmouth man has been training with the club and has “made a big impression.” The 34-year-old Nigerian will have to prove his fitness levels with The Sky Blues to earn

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More Eagles to join Mikel in China

Vanguardngr– AS many as three Super Eagles players are expected to join captain of the team John Obi Mikel in China before the end of the January transfer window. Mikel moved to Tiajin Teda after 11 years with English Premier League side Chelsea, and reports coming out of England has it that Odion Ighalo of

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Rohr shops for wing-backs

Thenationonlineng– Super Eagles manager Gernot Rohr has started looking for big, strong and reliable wing backs for the Nigerian side who he hopes will stop the Indomitable Lions from beating Nigeria inside the Nest of Champions Stadium in Uyo, in one of the Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Disclosing this startling revelation to SportingLife on

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