Match Fixing: FIFA Bans Samson Siasia For Life

The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA), has banned former Super Eagles of Nigeria coach, Samson Siasia, for life. Africa News24 (AN24) understands Siasia was banned for life by FIFA after being found guilty over bribery and manipulation of matches. This online news platform understands that the world football’s governing body said Siasia has been […]

Sanwo-Olu: Lagos Ready To Host U-20 Women Would Cup

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu has assured the safety of participants and visitors coming to the State for the Under-20 Women World Cup in 2020. The State, the Governor guaranteed, will ensure improvement in the condition of all sporting facilities already inspected by the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) committee to give participants […]

Just In: Pinnick Impeached As CAF First Vice President

……..To Be Replace By Congolese Football Administrator, Constant Omari President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Mr. Amaju Pinnick, has been impeached as 1st Vice-President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF). His removal took place on Thursday at CAF Executive Committee meeting, after a well-attended congress in Cairo Egypt. Africa News24 (AN24) understands CAF […]

Just In: Why Mikel Obi Is Retiring From International Football

Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel, on Thursday, announced his retirement from international football at the age of 32 after a successful career with the national team. Mikel’s announcement comes less than 24 hours after Nigeria won bronze at the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt following Super Eagles 1-0 win over Carthage […]

AFCON 2019: Experts Call For Improved Super Eagles Team

Super Eagles Need  A Better Goalkeeper- Disu A fresh and urgent call has gone out to the handlers of Nigeria’s senior national football team, the Super Eagles on the need to get a better goalkeeper for the team. The call was made by a former Technical Adviser to the Nigeria Football Association (NFA), Tunde Disu […]

Just In: Gunmen Kidnap Siasia’s Mother, Others

Mrs Ogere Siasia, the mother of Nigerian footballer and coach, Samson Siasia, has been abducted again. This comes barely four years after she was first abducted and millions paid out as ransom for her release. The incident occurred at about 2:00 a.m. in Odoni, Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, according to her son […]

AFCON 2019: Over 282 Arrested In France After Algeria’s Victory

A total of 282 people were arrested in France after unrest following the Algerian football team’s qualification for the final of the Africa Cup of Nations, the interior ministry said Monday. Riotous celebrations erupted across the country after Algeria beat Nigeria 2-1 in the semi-final. The arrests were made nationwide on Sunday evening, the ministry […]

AFCON: Super Eagles To Play Third Place After Algeria’s Defeat

Super Eagles last night crashed out of the 2019 AFCON in the semifinals after a stoppage-time winner by Algeria skipper Riyad Mahrez. Mahrez showed class with his magically struck free kick on top of the box after Wilfred Ndidi committed an infringement. Friday’s AFCON Final will thus be between Algeria and Senegal, while Nigeria will […]

AFCON: Dangote, Otedola Pledge $75k Per Goal In Eagles’ Remaining Games

Business moguls, Aliko Dangote and Femi Otedola have promised the Super Eagles mouth-watering bonus for each goal scored in their remaining games at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. Dangote has promised to dole out $50,000 per goal scored by the team, while Otedola pledged to give out $25,000 for each goal too. […]

Just In: Super Eagles In Early Lead Over South Africa

The super eagles of Nigeria have taken an early lead over there the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in the quarter-final of the ongoing African Cup of Nation (AFCON) in Egypt. The goal which is the first goal of the match came in from Samuel Chukwueze in the 27th Minute. Details later

AFCON 2019: Super Eagles To Make Changes Ahead South Africa Clash

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has disclosed that he will make defensive changes ahead of his team clash against South Africa in the Quarter Finals of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Speaking to SportingLife, Rohr admitted that Nigeria struggled against Cameroon defensively. “I will say I agree with you that we had […]

AFCON 2019: We Are Certain Of Winning Our Match Against Super Eagles – Bafana Bafana

South Africa midfielder, Dean Furman has weighed their chances of winning their match against Nigeria when they face each other in the quarter-final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Wednesday. Africa News24 (AN24) understands the match is a rematch of Super Eagles vs Bafana Bafana, not more than eight months after both […]