Egypt must learn from AFCON failure –Salah

Egypt star Mohamed Salah said the team would attempt to learn from their mistakes after the Africa Cup of Nations hosts suffered humiliation at the round of -16 exit. The Pharaohs were charged as chief title contenders on home soil, having won three of four past editions as hosts, yet crashed out on Saturday following […]

Mexico Beats USA To Capture Gold Cup Title

Mexico’s Jonathan dos Santos scored in the 73rd minute to give his side a 1-0 win upon the United States in the CONCACAF Gold Cup final on Sunday.

The triumph over the defending champions at Chicago’s Soldier Field earned Mexico a record-extending eighth title at the biennial competition, which crowns the continental champions of North America, Central America and the Caribbean.

This is my last AFCON – Mikel

Captain John Mikel Obi has promised to make his last Africa Cup of Nations one to remember for Nigeria and accepts his presence in the team could be a major factor in their offer for success.

The midfielder, 32, said this will surely be his last appearance on the continental showpiece event and perhaps for his nation.

“It’s been an astounding ride for me in the national team ,” Mikel revealed to BBC Sport.

“Racism In Germany, I Never Knew I Was Black Until I Got There”-Jay-Jay Okocha

Nigerian former professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder, Augustine Azuka “Jay-Jay” Okocha shares his experience when he moved to Germany. Gistvic Reports. Jay-Jay Okocha said the racism in Germany was excessively and the main way he could indicate he was also a racist was to dribble them till they ate grass. He said: […]

Femi Gbajabiamila, Sanwo-Olu Attend AFCON clash between Nigeria and Cameroon

Speaker of House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwolu, Hon. Jimi Benson, NFF president, Amaju Pinnick and CBN Governor spotted at AFCON match between Nigeria and Cameroon. See More pictures:  

Okocha Reacts To Super Eagles 3 – 2 Win Over Cameroon

Super Eagles created a terrific comeback against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon. Gernot Rohr’s men were down 2-1 in the first half yet scored two goals in the second half to guarantee a merited triumph over Clarence Seedorf’s men. Super Eagles legend, Austin ‘Jay’ Okocha responded after the match as he lauded the team for […]

Mikel Obi Joins Trabzonspor, To Pocket N1.22 Billion In 2 Seasons

Through a statement on their official website, Turkish Super Lig outfit Trabzonspor have announced the signing of Nigeria international John Obi Mikel. The Chelsea hero has penned a two-year contract, with the option to extend for a further year in the club’s favour. Mikel transferred to Tianjin Teda in January 2017, ending his close to […]