Siasia to get N5m per month
New Delhi: Agbonabvare secures second gold for Nigeria
By Ben Efe,
Nigeria’s ‘gold rush’ at the Commonwealth Games gathered steam yesterday, when Joe Effionayi Agbonabvare won a second gold medal for the country in the Greco_Roman wrestling event.
Liverpool’s new owner to clear debts
Liverpool's prospective new owner has vowed to clear the Premier League club's debts when it takes over.
Manchester United pre-tax ebbs down
FIFA official raises concern over ‘’brutal infringement’’
Nigel de Jong dropped from Dutch squad
Manchester City midfielder Nigel de Jong has been dropped from the Netherlands squad for the upcoming matches against Moldova and Sweden.
FIFA Ban: NFF goes for out-of court settlement
The drama surrounding Nigerian football took a new dimension yesterday as the National Association of Nigerian Footballers quietly withdrew the court case it instituted against the Alhaji Aminu Maigari-led board of the Nigeria Football Federation and agreed an out-of-court settlement.
With the latest development, it means the elected board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has been re-instated. “We met with FIFA executive Amos Adamu and have agreed to settle the matter out of court,” disclosed president of NANF, Harrison Jalla, last Wednesday.
Roland Garros: Nadal takes fift crown
FIFA suspends Nigeria
WORLD football governing body, FIFA, yesterday decided to suspend the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) from all its activities with immediate effect “on account of government interference.”