BY TIAMIYU NURAYN ADEYINKA Injured Henry Onyekuru has expressed gratitude to Everton’s medical for working hard to get him back on the pitch as soon as possible following a knee injury at Anderlecht. The Nigeria striker is unhappy his loan stint with the Belgian side ended sooner than expected. He stated this on twitter
BY TIAMIYU NURAYN ADEYINKA African Women’s Footballer of the Year 2017, Asisat Oshoala says the award is important to her because her career didn’t with her move from England to as many opined. The Dalian Quanjian F.C. striker said this after receiving the award for the third time at CAF/Aiteo Awards 2017 in Accra, Ghana
BY TIAMIYU NURAYN ADEYINKA Nigeria and Al Ahly striker, Oluwafemi Junior Ajayi on Saturday tied the nuptial knot with his girlfriend Tamilore Salami. This is wishing the couple a happy married life. Details later.
BY ABAYOMI JOHNSON President, Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali has urged the various federations to decide on the best preparation for their team ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. “For the Commonwealth Games, Sports Federations should decide on the best preparation for their teams. One size fits all policy does not
BY GONDWIN AIKIGBE Extremely happy Khloe Kardashian expressed her gratitude to NBA star Tristian Thompson for getting her pregnant after a long wait. The 33-year-old confirmed she’s expecting their first child with the Cleveland Cavaliers power forward who is seven years younger in an Instagram post on Wednesday. The statement read: “My greatest dream realized!
BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Rivers United captain Festus Austin has, on behalf of the team, thanked Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike for his continued support to the club. The players are appreciative of the State’s number one citizen’s promise to offset their 2014-2015 sign-on fees, over which they staged a protest at the State Government
BY TIAMIYU NURAYN ADEYINKA Nigeria midfielder, John Ogu, has recounted his regrettable experience with a scammer during his early days of his career at Almeria in Spain. The 29-year-old Hapoel Beer Sheva tweeted to explain how the fraudster raised and dashed his hopes of becoming an overnight billionaire. “Forget, Poverty is a Disease . God
BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Kenneth Omeruo said his respect for his Nigeria teammate Odion Jude Ighalo has grown in leaps and bounds after the Changchun Yatai F.C striker built an orphanage home in Lagos. “I don add 50% respect on top the one wey I been get for you my bro. … Good hearts are
BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Daniel Etor is relishing his marriage to former girlfriend Simi Silas, adding that he has finally married his best friend. The Oman-based Nigeria forward stated this in a post on Instagram on Thursday following the solemnization of the union in Abuja on Saturday. “Dt moments wen u no u r have finally
BY GODWIN AIKIGBE Nigeria Cruiserweight boxer, Efetobo Apochi has recalled the time he was fat and out of shape in Nigeria prior to his American adventure. Apochi and Efe Ajagba departed the shores of Nigeria earlier this year for USA, where they have won their three professional fights via knockouts on the bill of Ringstar