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FIFA fines Nigeria for fielding ineligible player against Algeria

  Goal.com   Fifa has sanctioned the Nigeria Football Federation for fielding an ineligible player in their World Cup qualifying encounter against Algeria, but it will not affect the country’s participation in Russia next year. The Super Eagles fielded right-back Abdullahi Shehu - who was on one-match suspension - in their final qualifying clash

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The Super Eagles’ step-by-step guide to getting out of World Cup Group D

KweséESPN Nigeria were handed a tough assignment in Friday's World Cup group-stage draw; how do they negotiate a pathway through to the knockouts? Stick to tried and tested players: Gernot Rohr has done a great job in reducing the average age of the squad since his appointment in 2016. In the run-up to

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Adekuoroye retains women’s title in Wike National Wrestling Championships

  Africa’s number one female wrestler, Odunayo Adekuoroye, has retained her national title in the 57kg category at the Gov. Wike National Wrestling Championships in Port Harcourt. The wrestler from Ondo state defeated Bayelsa’s Patient Kakada by technical superiority on Wednesday. Odunayo is currently ranked number three globally and represented Nigeria at the

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