4 Reasons Why Nigeria Can Still Win The U-20 World Cup Despite Brazil Defeat


Nigeria’s Flying Eagles started her campaign at the ongoing 2015 U-20 FIFA World cup with a disappointing defeat against one of the favorites to win the tournament, Brazil, in a match that was in Nigeria’s favour at 2-1 until goalkeeper, Enaholo allowed the Brazilians  to score three cheap goals.  Despite the defeat

SO SAD: Nigerian Footballer Slumps And Dies On The Pitch In Europe


A 16 year old Nigerian footballer, Shetemi Ayetigbo, died on the pitch during a league match on Sunday.  Shetimi who plays as a midfielder for the U-16 team of Belvedere Football Club in Dublin, Ireland was reported by the Daily Mirror to have suddenly slumped on the pitch some 30mins into their teams

FIFA U-20: Nigeria Lost To Brazil


On Monday the U-20 team of Nigeria lost to a Brazilian team in their first match of the FIFA U-20 tournament in New Zealand. ‘Goal’ reports that the Flying Eagles lost 4-2 to their Brazilian U20 opponents in the Group E opening game of the 2015 Fifa U20 World Cup played at

U-20 World Cup: Why Nigeria Was Crushed By Brazil

After churning out impressive performances prior to their exploits at the ongoing U-20 World Cup in New Zealand, Nigeria’s Flying Eagles were humiliated 4-2 by Brazil in their opening match of the competition. The Manu Garba-led side went down to an early goal from the Brazilians but upped their game

FIFA Presidency: Why I Will Not Step Down- Blatter


Barely 24 hours before FIFA presidential election, president of the organisation, Sepp Blatter, says it is too late to step down from the presidential race, following allegations of bribery leveled against him. UEFA president, Michel Platini according to reports, had on Thursday, met with Blatter and asked him to step

Europa League: Sevilla Are Champions Of Europe


Sevilla has won the 2015 UEFA Europa League Final. The competition is the 44th season of Europe’s secondary club football tournament organised by UEFA and the sixth season since it was renamed from the UEFA Cup to the UEFA Europa League .

Senior FIFA Officials Are Arrested [Video]


According to the numerous reports of different sources,  9 FIFA officials have been arrested in Zurich over corruption charges. Daily Mail states that the Swiss Federal Office of Justice have opened criminal proceedings in connection with the award of the 2018 and 2022 World Cups on allegations of “criminal mismanagement and money laundering.

Real Madrid sacks coach

The president of the club, Florentino Perez, said sacking Ancelotti was not an easy decision. The post Real Madrid sacks coach appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Yaya Toure’s Ex-Boss Dumps Him For Enyeama


Vincent Enyeama will be welcoming a new boss next season and surprisingly, this new boss deserted Africa’s best player, Yaya Toure to team up with the Super Eagles skipper. According to a report by www.

2014/2015 EPL Season Ends, All The Facts And Figures You Need To Know On The Final Day


The English premier league for the 2014/2015 season has ended. Chelsea were crowned champions long before the season ended(3 matches left to play), Queen Park Rangers were the first team to be relegated followed by Burnley then Hull City whose 0-0 draw with Manchester United on the last day of

What Nigerians Have To Say About Dangote’s Desire To Buy Arsenal


Nigerian football lovers have reacted to the desire expressed by Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, to buy Arsenal FC. Recall that Dangote has recently claimed that he hopes to purchase the English Premier League team “one day at the right price”.

Crucial Matches To Watch Out For This Weekend


As most of the football league seasons draw closer to the end, Naij.com brings you the biggest matches you do not want to miss this weekend. 

This Is What English Premier League Clubs Could Earn at End of Season

While the champions of the 2014/2015 English Premier League Season has been decided and the Champions league places decided as much as 14 teams could be changing positions on the last day of the season (Sunday)depending on results on that day.  Chelsea are league champions.

What Keshi Should Do To Book A Ticket To AFCON 2017 – Kanu


Following reports that Super Eagles camp has been thrown open for home-based players ahead of fixtures for the AFCON qualifiers, Ex-eagles captain, Nwankwo Kanu has revealed a winning formula head coach, Stephen Keshi can adopt in his quest to book a ticket to AFCON 2017. According to the ex-Arsenal forward,

Adebayor Releases Part 3 Of His Family Drama, Reveals How He Intended To Commit Suicide


Togolese football player Emmanuel Adebayor has continued his revelations about his family issues and relations with brothers. Tottenham Hotspur forward has again taken to his Facebook page where he claimed that his brothers Kola and Peter held a knife to his throat when he played for Monaco because they wanted money.

World Cup: Africa’s Best, Oshoala To Lead S’Falcons Attack As Team Bids Farewell To Legend


With just 18 days to the FIFA Women World cup, the Super Falcons are in good shape ahead of their June 8 opener with Sweden. This was revealed by the team’s headcoach, Edwin Okon who named a preliminary 26-woman squad ahead of the tournament which begins on June 6.