Mali defeats Super Eagles in int’l friendly

The Eagles of Mali defeated Nigeria’s Super Eagles 2-0 in a friendly game in Marrakech, Morocco last night. Goals in each halves by El Bilal Toure and Kamory Doumbia sealed the win for Mali. The last time Mali defeated the Super Eagles was on 5th September 1975 also in a friendly which ended 4-1. Prior […]

Nigeria continues dominance in African Games

Nigeria’s long jump sensation, Ese Brume, on Thursday in Accra, won gold medal in the women’s long jump at the ongoing African Games in Ghana. Brume leapt 6.92 meters in her first attempt to secure her second  consecutive African Games gold medal, having won gold at the last edition in Rabat, Morocco, in 2019. Nigeria’s […]

Morocco To Host U-17 World Cups For Next Five Years

 Qatar will stage the next five editions of the boys’ Under-17 World Cup from 2025 to 2029, while the girls’ tournament is set to be played in Morocco, FIFA announced on Thursday. World football’s governing body said in December that both youth tournaments would be held annually starting next year, with the boys’ event expanding […]

NFF names two new players for Ghana, Mali friendlies in Morocco

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has named two new players to join the Super Eagles squad ahead of two scheduled friendly matches in March. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that England-based defender Gabriel Osho and Tanzania-based Benjamin Tianimu are teaming up with the group for the first time. Nigeria will take on Ghana’s […]

Morocco crowned U23 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) champions.

Morocco was crowned U23 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title winners afterbeating defending champions Egypt 2-1 in extra time at home in Rabat onSaturday (8 July).The North Africans became only the fourth nation to lift the trophy since thefootball tournament was launched in 2011.The quadrennial football showpiece also served as the Olympic qualifier, with thetop […]