CAF Award: evidence of how Pinnick, Dikko have downgraded Nigeria football

By Amaechi Agbo The 2018 CAF Awards might have come and gone but the ripple effects on Nigeria football have continued to resonate. For the first time in as many years, many football followers in Nigeria were left flabbergasted when the Africa Best 11 Team for 2018 was released and there was no single Nigeria player in the list. This would be the first More...

by Peoples Daily | Published 2 weeks ago
By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 7th, 2019
0 Comments

Aguda target more goals in CAF Confederation Cup

By Amaechi Agbo Rangers International attacking midfielder and leading goalscorer in the 2018/19 CAF Confederation Cup, Godwin Aguda has set for himself the target of scoring twelve or thirteen goals in the current More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, February 7th, 2019
0 Comments

DFA crisis: Edema petitions NFF, raise alarm

By Amaechi Agbo The Acting Chairman of Delta State Football Association, DFA, Fuludu Edema has petitioned the Nigeria Football Federation over the crisis rocking the association in the state. In a letter sent to More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
0 Comments

U20 AFCON South Africa 0 Nigeria 0 : Flying Eagles held by Amajita in second

Nigeria’s U-20 national side, the Flying Eagles on Tuesday were held to a scoreless draw by South Africa in their second Group A match of the CAF U-20 Africa Cup of Nations in Niamey. The game was the first of More...

By Peoples Daily On Wednesday, February 6th, 2019
0 Comments

NFF Appoints Amapabo as dream team coach

By Albert Akota The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has handed the reins of their national U-23 team to Imama Amapakabo. The 49-year-old succeeds Salisu Yusuf, who is serving a ban imposed on him by the NFF last More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
0 Comments

20th NSF: Ministry of Sports, Edo Govt. sign MoU

By Amaechi Agbo The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Edo State Government for the hosting rights of 20th edition of the National Sports Festival. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
0 Comments

Why Chrisantus Macaulay has not actualised his potentials

Macauley Chirsantus By Amaechi Agbo Former agent of 2007 Nigeria Under 17 World Cup prodigy Macauley Chirsantus, Adams Mohammad, has provided insight on what led to the top scorer at the 2007 FIFA U-17 World Cup More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
0 Comments

AYC: Flying Eagles battle South Africa for Poland ticket

By Amaechi Agbo Nigeria’s Under 20 national male team, the Flying Eagles will today square up against South Africa at the ongoing Africa Youth Championship holding in Niger Republic for a place in the 2019 FIFA More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
0 Comments

How NALCOMA defrauded NNL clubs N87.5 million

By Amaechi Agbo Facts have emerged on how the newly formed Nigeria National League Club Owners and Managers Association, NALCOMA officials colluded among themselves to defraud some clubs in the second tier of the More...

By Peoples Daily On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
0 Comments

Why Aguero is better than Ronaldo, Cantona and Bergkamp combined -tweets of the week

With the transfer window officially slamming shut last Thursday (it always slams shut), fans were free to focus on the football at the weekend. While the weather disrupted some of the action around the country, More...