Rangers put life back into title defence

Nigerian champions Enugu Rangers left it very late on Wednesday to see off Lobi Stars 2-1 in a rearranged NPFL fixture at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu. The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) champions had Bobby Clement to thank

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Musa sure Leicester can ruffle Sevilla

Ahmed Musa has expressed confidence that his club Leicester City can “play very well” on Wednesday night when they face Spanish side Sevilla in the knockout stage of the Uefa Champions League. The English champions cruised through their group stage

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Rooney: Man Utd captain’s agent in China to discuss potential move

Wayne Rooney’s agent Paul Stretford is in China to see if he can negotiate a deal for the forward to leave Manchester United. There are no guarantees of success and it is thought a deal remains highly unlikely before the

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Iheanacho praises ‘brilliant’ Man City fightback vs Monaco

Nigerian forward, Kelechi Iheanacho, has praised his Manchester City teammates for their brilliant 5-3 fightback victory against Monaco in Tuesday’s UEFA Champions League first leg round of 16 tie at the Etihad. City took the lead following Raheem Sterling opener but goals

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Ideye joins Mikel in China

Olympiakos striker Brown Ideye is being lined up for a move to China with Tianjin Teda before the close of the transfer window, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC. Chinese Super League clubs are scouring all over

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NPFL rest will aid performance-Amoo

Shooting Stars Sports club (3SC) head coach Fatai Amoo is positive his side will take the full advantage of their week-longweek rest to perform better in the on-going top-flight. The Oluyole Warriors have been inactive in the past week as

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Sutton players will go down in history for FA Cup run, says manager

Sutton United’s players will “go down in history” despite missing out on a place in the FA Cup quarter-finals, said manager Paul Doswell. The National League side were beaten 2-0 by Premier League visitors Arsenal, who are 105 places above

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Dalung assures of all-inclusive sports federations’ elections

Solomon Dalung, the Minister of Youths and Sports, on Monday in Abuja assured that the Federal Government would not interfere in the upcoming national sports federations elections. Dalung, according to a statement signed by Nneka Ikem-Anibeze, the Special Assistant (Media)

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NPFL MatchDay 9 Results: Nasarawa Utd held to a draw at home by Sunshine Stars

Nasarawa United tried all they could in their Matchday 9 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) game against Sunshine Stars in Lafia on Sunday, but Emmanuel Makama’s missed 86th minute penalty ensured the visitors held their ground and, in the end,

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Wikki Tourists crash out of CAF Confederation Cup

Wikki Tourists on Sunday crashed out of 2017 CAF Confederation Cup competition, after a 1-0 home win in Bauchi, losing out on a 1-2 aggregate to RSLAF of Sierra Leone in the first round  follow us on twitter @aljazirahnewsng

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