From Kanay Jubal Kicking away from a lead group of four with just over half a lap to go, Jemal Yimer Mekkonen cruised to victory in the 10,000m at the 21st edition of the African Athletics Championships which began today in Asaba, Nigeria. Yimer bided his time in the early stages before...
From Kanay Jubal Nigeria’s Blessing Okagbare-Ighoteguonor and World 800m champion, Caster Semenya of South Africa, alongside 14 others were inducted into the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Hall of Fame with on Tuesday night. Africa’s fastest man 9.85 secs Olusoji Fasuba and Tosin Oke, who set the current U.K. junior indoor record were...
From Kanay Jubal Super Eagles and Trabzonspor of Turkey midfielder Ogenyi Onazi has rejected a summer move to Russian side Spartak Moscow. Onazi, who won the 2013 Nations Cup with Super Eagles in South Africa, was on the verge of Trabzonspor exit over financial state of the club which led to...
From Kanay Jubal Nigeria forward, Christian Pyagbara, has linked up with Tunisian club, Avenir Sportif de Gabes on a two-year contract, reports Complete sports Nigeria. Pyagbara, 22, last featured for Akwa United in the Nigeria Professional Football League. His departure will leave a big vacuum at Akwa United who are fighting hard...
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he is confident the club will sign at least one or more players before the transfer window for the English Premier League closes. The Portuguese expressed his hopes of signing two new recruits after United 4-1 defeat by Liverpool in the pre-season International Champions...
From kanay jubal Chelsea have informed Real Madrid that they will not resume talks about goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois until they secure a replacement. According to Sky Sports,Ex-Atletico Madrid loanee Courtois, 26, has been linked with a €35 million (Dh150.7m) return to the Spanish capital all pre-season. The Belgium No1 desires being closer...
UNILAG Marines will on Wednesday host UNIBEN Royals in the opening fixture of the 2018 Higher Institutions Football League. The star match, which promises great excitement, will be watched by NUGA, NUC and NFF officials alongside some ex-Internationals at the University of Lagos Sports Complex. In another tough fixture, University of...
From Kanay Jubal Minister of Youth & Sports Development Solomon Dalung has thrown the gauntlet back at soccer stakeholders in the country to put heads together on how to finally end the long drawn crisis rocking Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Dalung stated during an emergency meeting with the large array of...
From Fatima Bukar, Abuja. Jose Mourinho has suggested Manchester United do not have the squad to win the Premier League title by refusing to answer questions about his team’s chances. The Portuguese coach has signed Fred, Diogo Dalot and Lee Grant this summer as he looks to bridge the gap with...
From Kanay jubal, Abuja Nigeria's cadet national team, Golden Eaglets have a feisty route to ply in their desire to reach next year's African U17 Nations Cup, as they have been drawn against Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire and Benin Republic in Group B of the zonal qualifiers, which is scheduled...