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Former France winger Florent Malouda has lost his appeal against being ruled ineligible to play for French Guiana at the 2017 Gold Cup.
Paris Saint-Germain's Timothy Weah has received his first call-up to the United States national team, as caretaker manager Dave Sarachan continues his youth movement by naming a 22-player squad for the March 27 friendly against Paraguay.
Kano Pillars midfielder, Rabiu Ali, says that the team is now focused on a successful outing at the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Super Six competition after winning the Gold Cup pre-season tournament in Ilorin on Friday.
Four-time NPFL champions Kano Pillars have reclaimed the pre-season Gold Cup Tournament they first won in 2015 after they pipped defending champions Lobi Stars 1-0 today in Ilorin.
Kano Pillars, whose coach admitted they were not at the best in the semi-final against Niger Tornadoes, will battle defending champions Lobi Stars in today’s Gold Cup final in Ilorin.
Kano Pillars have hinted that their star forward Gambo Mohammed is back at the club following a failed attempt to link up with Nigeria Professional Football League champions Plateau United.
Nigeria National League Super 4 champions 2016 Katsina United will today take on Jangarzo FC of Maradi in an international friendly in Niger Republic ahead of the pre-season Gold Cup in Ilorin this week.
Niger Tornadoes FC of Minna has invited eight new players to a close camp toward preparation for the first phase of its pre-season activities just as the state governor, Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, increased its monthly subvention from N7 million to N10 million.
Niger Tornadoes FC of Minna has invited eight new players to a close camp toward preparation for the first phase of its pre-season activities.
South Sudan's information minister said Friday the country's rebel leader could not rejoin government, dealing a blow to hopes that the latest talks in Ethiopia might bring peace.
Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) National Commissioner, Prof.Antonia Okoosi-Simbine, on Thursday urged the media to enhance democracy through fair reportage on women in politics.
The Economic and Financial Commission (EFCC) says it will soon visit projects abandoned by the Niger Delta Development Commission in the region.
Former Super Eagles’ chief coach Adegboye Onigbinde on Thursday at St Petersburg in Russia urged for more support for the senior national football team.
Five activists putting on a play about the horror of human trafficking were allegedly abducted and gang-raped at gunpoint in India’s eastern state of Jharkhand this week, police said on Friday.
President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun; and National Leader of APC, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, among other leaders are expected storm Ekiti for a mega rally for APC’s governorship candidate, Dr Kayode Fayemi on Tuesday.
South Korea have found a novel way to try to get one over their World Cup opponents – they have been wearing the wrong squad numbers in training.
Eight people have been injured after a taxi drove into a crowd of people including Mexico World Cup supporters in central Moscow.
A gubernatorial aspirant under the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi State, Prince Mohammed Ibrahim Mera, has described administration of Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu as ‘a failure’.
The U.S. has advised its citizens against travelling to Russia where the FIFA World Cup is currently taking place with 32 countries participating, raising the threat level to 3.