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Nigeria Drop To 39th In Latest FIFA World Ranking

An24– Nigeria dropped a spot to 39th in FIFA’s latest World Ranking released on Thursday. The drop comes on the heels of a 2-0 defeat to South Africa in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. On the continent, however, the Super Eagles remain the sixth best country behind Egypt, Senegal, Congo DR, Tunisia and Cameroon.…

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Eleven Countries To Participate In 2017 Lagos Int’l Badminton Challenge

Abuja- The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) on Tuesday in Abuja said players from 11 countries would participate in the 2017 Lagos International Challenge. Patience Okon, Secretary-General of the federation, disclosed that the competition would hold at the Teslim Balogun Stadium from July 26 to July 29. Okon listed the countries as Sri Lanka, Portugal,…

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Former Chelsea Player John Terry Signs For Aston Villa

An24- Former Chelsea player john Terry has joined Aston Villa on a free transfer, the club’s owner, Dr. Tony Xia, has verified it on Twitter. The player called time on his 21-year association with the Stamford Bridge club this summer, as his contract expired. The player made 690 appearances in total for the club, scoring…

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