Omar Assar says the fans played a crucial role in his triumph at the ITTF Challenge Nigeria Open in Lagos.
Barcelona's move to sign midfielder Paulinho from Guangzhou Evergrande demonstrates the strength of the Chinese Super League, Andre Villas-Boas has said.
Yakubu Sadiq, team manager of Nigerian Air force (NAF) FC Abuja on Monday called on Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to ensure live coverage of all Super Eagles matches.
Romelu Lukaku says he has already developed a "special" relationship with new Manchester United teammate Marcus Rashford.
Cristiano Ronaldo has been suspended for five games after he was sent off in Real Madrid's 3-1 win against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup first leg on Sunday.
Former Real Madrid right-back, Álvaro Arbeloa, has criticized the officiating of the Supercopa de Espana first leg at the Camp Nou and suggested that referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea was favouring the Catalan side.
Jose Mourinho says defender Victor Lindelof will be shown plenty of patience after an uncomfortable start to his Manchester United career.
Former Chelsea striker Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has called for a speedy resolution over Diego Costa’s future.
Dele Alli has told Tottenham's young guns that Mauricio Pochettino will give them opportunities to shine if they put in the hard work.
Super Eagles have received a major boost ahead of next month’s crucial World Cup qualifiers against Cameroon with the return of skipper Mikel Obi to full action after more than four months out due to injury.
Odia Ofeimun, a renowned Nigerian poet, on Saturday in Abuja urged writers to keep on writing for the betterment of Nigeria.
Antoine Griezmann could be set for a surprise move to Manchester United this summer after some at Barcelona reportedly admitted they were having second thoughts over his signing.
The oil-rich owners of Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly in talks to buy a stake in Leeds United.
Celtic have confirmed that they have offered Neil Lennon the chance to be their permanent manager from next season.
Two-time Olympic champion Caster Semenya will run in the 2,000 metres in a meeting held in the Paris suburbs on June 11, the organisers said on Friday.
The Nasarawa State Police command on Monday said it has arrested 14 suspected kidnappers terrorizing people within the Mararaba-Udege axis in Nasarawa Local Government Area of the state.
A civil rights organisation, Initiative for Conciliation and Right Protection, on Thursday commended the Federal Government for allowing foreign medical doctors to examine the leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, Sheikh Ibrahim El Zakzaky, and his wife.
A Nigerian soldier was killed and several injured in two attacks on the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali, UN officials said on Sunday.
Oyo State Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, on Friday disclosed that his administration is leaving behind a legacy of peace, security and development in the state.
Adamawa State Governor-elect, Rt Hon Ahmadu Fintiri, has vowed to ‘step on toes’ over the debt profile of the state under the current administration of Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow.