I’m aiming for Olympic gold – George

Patience George, Commonwealth silver medalist and gold medalist at the All African Games, said she set her eyes on winning Olympic gold before giving up the sports that brought her fame. So said George, who finished sixth at the last Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, in an interview with the Nigeria News Agency (NAN) on Monday […]

Tuchel and Conte rushed to Battle of the Bridge | The Guardian Nigeria News

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel and Tottenham boss Antonio Conte have been charged with inappropriate behavior after their explosive clashes in Sunday’s tumultuous 2-2 draw. Tuchel and Conte were locked in two angry altercations as tempers flared in the Premier League showdown at Stamford Bridge. Both managers were booked for the first bust, which was sparked […]

Osimhen missed the goal in the Serie A opener in Napoli

By Emmanuel Okogba Victor Osimhen scored a deep goal in first-half injury time as Napoli raged 5-2 away at Hellas Verona in their first game of the season. The post, which Osimhen missed in Napoli’s Serie A opening game, first appeared on Vanguard News. Source link Vanguard NewsVanguard, is a website edited by the Nigerian […]

Adeyinka’s arrival completes the Super Eagles | CHAN camp The Guardian Nigeria News

The arrival of goalkeeper Adeyinka Adewale yesterday at the Bolton White Apartments in Abuja completed the group of invited players to the Super Eagles B camp as head coach, Salisu Yusuf and his assistants had perfect strategies for the Africa Nations Cup qualifier against Ghana in two weeks. The Akwa United FC first-choice goalkeeper has […]

U20WWC: Onyenezide’s goal sinks S/Korea and sends Nigeria through to quarters

By Emmanuel Okogba Esther Onyenezide’s thunderous strike from just outside the box in the 82nd minute was enough to give the Nigerian Falconets a deserved win over South Korea and send them through to the quarter-finals of the ongoing U-20 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica on Sunday night. As in their first game against […]

Edo deputy governor retires from professional football in style | The Guardian Nigeria News

Edo State Deputy Governor Philip Shaibu announced his retirement from professional football over the weekend. Until his retirement, Shaibu was a player for Bendel Insurance FC, a club he helped secure a ticket to the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL). The deputy governor announced his resignation in Benin at a press conference he was addressing […]