Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Resurgent Tottenham beat Ajax to set up all-English Champions League final

Lucas Moura scored a dramatic 96th-minute winner to cap an astonishing Tottenham fightback against Ajax and set up an all-English Champions League final against Liverpool.

NFF president Pinnick charged with N4 billion fraud

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Mr Amaju Pinnick, and four other officers of the federation have been charged by the Federal Government with an alleged misappropriation of funds.

Liverpool destroy Barcelona to reach Champions League final

Liverpool are into their second successive Champions League final after overcoming Barcelona with a stunning second-leg fightback on an epic night at Anfield.

Caster Semenya loses Cas appeal over new IAAF testosterone rules

Caster Semenya has lost a landmark case against athletics' governing body meaning it will be allowed to restrict testosterone levels in female runners.

Oduduru finishes 100m in 9.86 seconds, breaks Nigeria’s 13-year jinx

Divine Oduduru has broken Nigeria’s thirteen years sub 10 seconds jinx in the 100 meters race.

Fight in doubt as Anthony Joshua’s challenger fails drug test

Heavyweight contender Jarrell “Big Baby” Miller has tested positive for the banned substance GW1516 ahead of his scheduled challenge of unified world titleholder Anthony Joshua.

Ambode receives UEFA Champions League trophy in Lagos

The governor received the trophy alongside its ambassador and former captain of Barcelona FC of Spain, Carles Puyol.

Nigerian footballer arrested in India for drug trafficking

At a time Nigerians are being executed in Saudi Arabia over drug deals, one would have thought that others would stay away from crime.

AFCON U-17: Nigeria picks World Cup ticket after beating Angola 1-0

Nigeria's Golden Eaglets are five-time winners of the competition.
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