Carl Ikeme Grateful To Wolves Upon Retirement From Football

Wolverhampton Wanderers keeper, Carl Ikeme on Friday expressed his gratitude to the club, as he announced his retirement from football due to ongoing battle with acute leukaemia. The 32-year-old Nigeria international hinged his decision on doctor’s advice, expressing gratitude to Wolves. “After advice from the doctors I have taken the decision to retire. It’s not

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Niger Tornadoes Defender Hussaini Isah Dies In Road Accident

By Tiamiyu Nurayn Adeyinka Nigeria Professional Football League side, Niger Tornadoes on Monday evening lost their left-back Hussaini Isah in a road accident. Reports available to sportsrollcall.com state that the player who  recently returned to the team after a one-match suspension  due to yellow card accumulation, died on the spot after being hit by motorcycle,

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Kano Pillars Suspend Training, Observe 3-Day Mourning For Chinedu Udoji

By Abayomi Johnson Sportsrollcall.com understands that players of Nigeria Professional Football League side, Kano Pillars on Tuesday began a three-day mourning for their fallen defender, Chinedu Udoji. The former Nigeria champions also stated in a tweet that the players have shelved training till Thursday, having not shaken off the sudden demise of the former Enyimba

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Nigerian Sports Fraternity Mourns Deji Tinubu

BY ABAYOMI JOHNSON The Nigerian sports fraternity has been left mourning following the sudden demise of renowned sports broadcaster and former Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Deji Timubu. Tinubu, a former Executive Board member of Nigeria Football Federation, slumped and died while playing five-a-side match with members of the Lagos State government Executive Council and

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