Category Archives: SPORTS

Remo Stars Emerge Winner of MTN/NPFL/La Liga U-15 Tournament


Following participation from 15, U-15 clubs across the country, Remo Stars have won the 4th edition of the MTN/NPFL/La Liga U-15 Tournament. Remo Stars were crowned champions after defeating Sunshine Stars two nil in a closely contested final. Remo Stars U15 took the lead in the 15th minute through danger man Arierhi Kparobo, Kparobo has been in fine form throughout

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Sadio Mane, Mo Salah Aim To Win Their First FA Cup As Liverpool Battles Chelsea On Saturday


To book his first FA final since joining Liverpool in 2016, African football star Sadio Mane netted twice in the first half of the semi-finals against Manchester City on April 16, 2022. It was a pressure-filled, dramatic encounter between the two English sides as Liverpool scored all their three goals in the first half. But Pep Guardiola would have Liverpool

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MTN/NPFL/LaLiga U-15 tourney: MFM through to quarterfinal


Lagos-based MFM U-15 team, on Monday, became the first team to secure the quarter final ticket at the ongoing MTN-sponsored Nigeria Professional Football League/LaLiga U-15 championship. MFM defeated Lobi Stars 1-0 in their second game of the competition, achieving an unassailable six points in Group A and leaving the three other teams in the group to fight for second place.

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Cristiano Ronaldo To Face Old Rivals Atletico Madrid As UCL Drama Continues With Heineken


Cristiano Ronaldo will face old rivals Atletico Madrid as the UEFA Champions League drama continues this week. The Manchester United forward has a very interesting history when it comes to matches against the Spaniards and his English club side will be hoping he produces some of the brilliant magic he has shown against Diego Simeone’s side over the 2014 –

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NBA: Monty Williams Looks To Lead Team LeBron To Victory In All Stars Game Live On DStv


DStv customers who are lovers of basketball can look forward to thrills and spills from the world’s best basketball league on ESPN 2 (DStv channel 219) the premier venue for coverage of the National Basketball Association (NBA). On Monday 21 February 2022, the All Star Weekend Pre Show will air at 12am, the All Star Skill Contest will air at 1:30pm and finally, the All Star Game will

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Felix Owolabi: Why Eguavoen Should Continue As Super Eagles Coach


Renowned footballer, Dr Felix Owolabi, MON, has joined other great Nigerians who have been calling on the Nigerian Football Federation to retain the services of Super Eagles’ interim coach, Austin Eguavoen, stating that such move will ensure continuity and progress for the team.He further urged NFF to strengthen the technical department of the team ahead of the world cup play-off

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MTN Applauds Efforts Of The Super Eagles At AFCON 2021


The official communications partner of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), MTN Nigeria, has applauded the Super Eagles for their efforts at AFCON 2021. The Chief Executive Officer, MTN Nigeria, Olutokun Toriola, commended the players and coaching crew for putting up a great performance at the tournament and reiterated the brand’s support. “We applaud the Super Eagles for putting up inspiring

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Despite AFCON Loss: “33” Export Encourages Super Eagles


The Super Eagles of Nigeria have failed to take flight after an impressive start at the ongoing African Cup of Nations. A second-half goal from Youssef Msakni secured a quarter-final spot for the Eagles of Carthage at the expense of the Nigerians. The Super Eagles showed quality at the Roumde Adjia Stadium in Garoua on Sunday evening but it wasn’t

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AFCON 2021: “33” Export Applauds Super Eagles Group Stage Performance


“33” Export Lager beer, the official beer partner of the Nigerian Football Federation has applauded the Super Eagles for finishing top of Group D at the ongoing African Cup of Nations.  The Super Eagles finished with the maximum 9 points after winning Egypt, Sudan and Guineas Bissau on their way to the top. They remain the only team to finish

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