Home Topics National Stadium

National Stadium

Federal government, Lagos to accelerate concessioning of national stadium

The Minister of Sports, Sunday Dare, says the Federal Government will collaborate with the Lagos State Government to accelerate the process of concessioning the National Stadium, Surulere.
Denmark-based striker Paul Onuachu fired home from outside the box to score the only goal of the game.

Paul Onuachu, Victor Osimhen, Moses Simon dazzle ahead of Brazil game

The Super Eagles were in high spirits during its training session at the Bukit Gombak stadium ahead of tomorrow’s international friendly against Brazil.

Peter Etebo out, 21 Super Eagles storm Singapore for Brazil clash

Twenty one Super Eagles players have arrived in Singapore ahead of Sunday’s friendly with Brazil at the Singapore National Stadium.
Brazil goalkeeper Ederson has declared star team-mate Neymar is happy after linking up with the national team following his failure to return to La Liga champions Barcelona.

Neymar banks on Singapore ‘luck’ to score more goals for Brazil

Brazil super star, Neymar Jr, says he is looking forward to score more goals for the Selecao with the luck of Singapore, a very familiar ground for the Paris Saint Germain forward.
Brazil goalkeeper Ederson has declared star team-mate Neymar is happy after linking up with the national team following his failure to return to La Liga champions Barcelona.

Neymar leads Samba Boys’ training session

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar and his Brazil teammates yesterday intensified their training ahead of their friendly game against the Super Eagles of Nigeria billed for Sunday, October 13 at the National Stadium in Singapore.
The Nigeria Football Federation has hinted it wants to follow up the international friendly, arranged for the Super Eagles, against Five-time World Champions, Brazil, with another grade A friendly with an African team.

Nigeria vs Brazil friendly suffers huge setback

The match billed for the iconic National Stadium in Singapore may be called off at the last minutes unless the London-based organisers, Pitch International, is able to sort out travelling arrangement.
Rangers of Scotland player Joe Aribo may not have been happy with the outcome of Tuesday’s international friendly against Ukraine but has described his debut as a special day in his life.

Super Eagles star declared fit for Brazil friendly match

Super Eagles attacking midfielder Joe Aribo has been declared fit to face five-time world champions Brazil on October 13 in Singapore National Stadium.
Nigeria’s Super Eagles team B on Saturday crashed out of the ongoing West African Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations in Senegal. - NFF

Super Eagles arrive Singapore Wednesday for Brazil friendly

Players and officials of the Super Eagles are expected to Singapore on Wednesday for Sunday’s friendly encounter against five-time world champions, Brazil.
Super Eagles new invitee, Peter Olayinka scored the winning goal for Czech club, Slavia Prague as they defeated Mlada Boleslav by a lone goal on Saturday at the Sinobo Stadium.

Peter Olayinka: I once drank garri to practice

The new Super Eagles invitee explained that he had little parental support, adding that his father didn’t think a career in football was possible.
Samuel Okwaraji

Imo government set to honour Sam Okwaraji

As part of events lined up for his 30th memorial anniversary of the late Super Eagles midfielder, Samuel Okwaraji, the Imo State Government has announced the partnership with the Sam Okwaraji Foundation.
Super Eagles new invitee, Peter Olayinka scored the winning goal for Czech club, Slavia Prague as they defeated Mlada Boleslav by a lone goal on Saturday at the Sinobo Stadium.

Peter Olayinka recalls tough Ibadan street life, proud moment in San Siro

Growing up in Ibadan was tough for Peter Oladeji Olayinka, as a young aspiring footballer. His Father didn’t think a career in football was possible, but it would eventually bring him fame and put food on the table.
Brazil would have been playing Germany in the next FIFA window not Nigeria or Senegal according to Selecao coach Tite.

Brazil to train five times for Super Eagles ahead glamour friendly

Five-time champions Brazil will have five training sessions before facing Nigeria’s Super Eagles in an international friendly on October 13.
Nigeria’s Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, has held meeting with the chieftains of the Nigeria Football Federation in his resolve to sanitize the country’s football administration.

Minister tasks sports federations on code of governance

Sunday Dare, the Minister of Youth and Sports Development has urged National Sports Federations to operate strictly in line with the Code of Governance 2017, which they subscribed to enhance transparency in sports administration.

Ebuehi replaces Omeruo in Nigeria squad for Brazil friendly

Tyronne Ebuehi has been called up to the squad to face at the National Stadium, Singapore, on October 13.
Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo injured as Benfica right-back Tyronne Ebuehi has replaced former Chelsea star for Brazil international friendly match in Singapore National Stadium, according to NFF.

Super Eagles star injured as Tyronne Ebuehi returns for Brazil clash

Super Eagles defender Kenneth Omeruo injured as Benfica right-back Tyronne Ebuehi has replaced former Chelsea star for Brazil international friendly match in Singapore National Stadium, according to NFF.
Joe Aribo could make his return to Rangers line up this Sunday against against Hamilton Academical at the Ibrox Stadium in the Scottish Premier League.

Joe Aribo back in contention for a place in Rangers squad

Joe Aribo has little chance of returning to Rangers squad for Sunday’s Scottish Premier League after recovering from his fatal head injury.
Singaporean Jansen Foo has been appointed as the referee for the prestige international friendly match between Nigeria and Brazil taking place in Singapore on Sunday, 13th October 2019.

Singaporean referee Jansen Foo to handle Brazil vs Nigeria friendly

Singaporean Jansen Foo has been appointed as the referee for the prestige international friendly match between Nigeria and Brazil taking place in Singapore on Sunday, 13th October 2019.
Nigeria legend Nwankwo Kanu is confident about his nation’s chances of overcoming Algeria in the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final on Sunday.

Nwankwo Kanu: Why Nigeria vs Brazil is more than a friendly

When the Super Eagles file out against the Selecao of Brazil at the Singapore National Stadium in Kallang on Sunday October 13th, Nigerian football legend, Nwankwo Kanu, advised that the senior national team to go all out and win the match stating that the match-up should not be used as testing for new crop of players.

Recent Stories

Lagos unfolds strategies to sanitise meat value chain

Sequel to the new reforms that the State Government has adopted to sanitize the red meat value chain in the State, the State Government has unfolded what it termed the immediate, intermediate and long term strategies for immediate implementation in the State.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Sunday ordered massive construction work on critical roads and highways across the State, beginning from Monday (tomorrow).

Lagos governor declares emergency on roads, kicks off massive rehabilitation

Lagos State Government has declared a state of emergency on various dilapidated highways and carriages within the State.

2023: Asiwaju Tinubu’s presidential campaign office opens

A presidential campaign office bearing the names and photographs of Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been opened in Osun state, rekindling rumours of Tinubu’s intention to run in 2023.
Roberto Firmino

Roberto Firmino added to Barcelona shortlist for new striker role

Barcelona have reportedly added Roberto Firmino to their shortlist of potential replacements for Luis Suárez.
Casemiro

Casemiro close to burn-out with El Clasico on the horizon

He’s arguably been Real Madrid’s most important player this season, but Zinedine Zidane faces a huge dilemma over Casemiro this coming week.