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February 17, 2018 7:15 AM EPL: John Terry to replace Conte as Chelsea manager

John Terry is eyeing a return to Chelsea in a coaching role, as he plots a route to the top job at Stamford Bridge. The former Chelsea captain will be out of contract at Championship club Aston Villa in July, after joining on a 12-month deal. The defender is keen on managing Chelsea in the future and is ready to work his way up, just as he did as a player 16

February 16, 2018 8:23 AM Conte to rotate squad ahead of FA, EPL, Champions League fixtures

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will rotate his squad, starting from Friday’s English FA Cup clash with Hull City. After the fifth round meeting with Championship side Hull, Chelsea host FC Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 next week. Thereafter, back-to-back English Premier League games against Manchester United and Manchester City follow 17

February 14, 2018 11:19 AM Anichebe set to sign for Bolton Wanderers

Former Nigerian striker, Victor Anichebe, has been linked with a move to English Championship club, Bolton Wanderers. According to the Sunderland Echo, Bolton are looking at the 29-year-old who is a free agent, after his contract with Chinese outfit, Beijing Enterprises expired as a potential replacement for Gary Madine. Prior to joining Beijing Enterprises 11

February 13, 2018 11:53 AM Leeds Prepare £3.5m Bid For Nigerian Striker Mbakogu

English Championship club Leeds United are currently prepared to launch another £3.5m bid for Nigerian striker Jerry Mbakogu at the end of the season, according to the Daily Mail. Mbakogu who represents Carpi in the second division of the Italian league was close to signing for the English second-tier club in January but the deal didn’t work out. Carpi 19

February 12, 2018 12:03 PM D’Tigers Coach Nwora Certain About FIBA World Cup Ticket

D’Tigers coach Alex Nwora is assured Nigeria will qualify for the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China despite some of their key players missing in actions for the qualifiers. Nigeria have been drawn alongside hosts Mali, Uganda and Rwanda for the FIBA qualifiers which comes up 23 February to 25 February, 2018. Nwora admitted that the Nigerian Basketball Federation 20

February 7, 2018 4:29 PM Nigeria’s Adekuoroye Targets Gold At African Wresting Championship In PH

World silver medalist and Nigeria’s Odunayo Adekuoroye is aimed at winning a fourth gold medal at the 2018 African Wrestling Championships which began at the Alfred Diete-Spiff Civic Centre in Port Harcourt, Nigeria on Wednesday. The three-time African champion said that her participation in Season 3 of the Pro Wrestling League in India got her prepared 34

February 5, 2018 7:24 PM CHAN 2018: Super Eagles to arrive Nigeria on Tuesday

The home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria will arrive in Lagos in the early hours of Tuesday from Morocco. The team will depart Casablanca airport 12 midnight on Monday aboard Air Maroc. Salisu Ysuuf’s men were defeated by the hosts 4-0 in the final of the just concluded African Nations Championship (CHAN) final. Nigeria reached their first CHAN final on Sunday 21

February 5, 2018 6:30 AM Nigeria vs Morocco: Super Eagles deserved to be defeated – Kalusha

Zambian football legend, Kalusha Bwalya, has said Morocco deserved to win this year’s 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN). “Good football from the hosts today. They were determined from the word go,” the 1988 African Footballer of the Year wrote on his verified Twitter handle. A brace from Zakaria Hadraf and a goal each from tournament leading scorer 26

February 5, 2018 12:20 AM CHAN 2018: Atlas Lions humiliate Eagles in final

Nigeria’s dreams of a first African Nations Championship title were dashed on Sunday night when they suffered a 4-0 beating at the hands of hosts Morocco in the final in Casablanca. The Super Eagles, who played most of the second half with 10 men, were outclassed by the Atlas Lions, who became the fourth different winners of the CHAN, joining DR Congo 18

February 4, 2018 9:41 PM Morocco Wins CHAN 2018, Downs Super Eagles 4-0

The hosting team of the Africa Nations Championship 2018, Morocco have made history by lifting the 2018 trophy after defeating Nigeria with four unreplied goals at the finals. The match which was played at Stade Mohamed V, Casablanca in Morocco saw a goal in the 43rd minutes when Morocco got their first goal, it was one-sided till the final whistle 29