Tag: dream team

Mazi EmekaSeptember 15, 2016

Opinion: The Olympic disaster and the Nigerian culture of expecting something from nothing

  by Elvis Subor Team Nigeria poor performance at the Rio Olympics is a nightmare that most Nigerians do not ...

AzeezAugust 28, 2016

Japanese surgeon who donated $390,000 to Dream Team is angry… (TWEETS)

The Japanese plastic surgeon, Katsuya Takasu who donated $390,000 to the Nigeria Olympics football team is angry because he has ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 26, 2016

Opinion: These are the heroes of 2016 Rio Olympics

by Lolade Ajekigbe The 2016 Rio Olympics have come and gone, but like any other sporting event or tournament it has ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 21, 2016

#RioOlympics: Japanese Dr. Katsuya Takasu sidelines NFF, hands $390,000 personally to Dream Team

After winning Nigeria’s only medal at Rio 2016, the heavens smiled on the Dream Team, as Japanese philanthropist Dr. Katsuya Takasu ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 17, 2016

#RioOlympics: Germany beats Nigeria 2 – 0 to reach finals

Germany beat Nigeria 2-0 in the semi final of the football event of the Rio Olympics and will now face ...

AzeezAugust 16, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: Two U-23 players, 3 officials sent back to Nigeria

Two U-23 alternate players – Stanley Dimgba and goalkeeper, Yusuf Mohammed who are with the Dream Team in Brazil for ...

AzeezAugust 13, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: Dream Team gets allowances, Etebo to miss Denmark game

Nigeria Olympic team have reportedly received their camp allowances for 22 days after threatening to boycott their quarter-final game against ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 12, 2016

Reuben Abati: Tales from Rio

In some other countries of the world, a bronze medal at the Olympics is not something to be talked about ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 10, 2016

NFF to pay Siasia outstanding salary

Nigeria’s Under-23 coach Samson Siasia and his assistants will be paid their outstanding salaries, Africanfootball.com reports. According to the report, the Nigeria ...

AzeezAugust 8, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: ‘I must take responsibility’| Dalung apologizes to U-23 team

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has apologised to players and officials of Nigeria’s Olympic football team for ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 8, 2016

Rio Olympics: Nigeria beats Sweden 1-0, qualifies for quarter final

Nigeria’s U-23 football team on Monday morning beat Sweden 1-0 to book a place in the quarter-final of the men’s ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 5, 2016

Rio Olympics: Etebo scores 4 as U-23 team beat Japan

Nigeria’s football team to the Rio 2016 Olympics overcame their Japanese counterparts in a thrilling encounter that ended 5-4. The ...

AzeezJuly 22, 2016

Siasia announces Olympics 18-man squad (FULL LIST)

Samson Siasia, Head Coach of Nigeria’s U-23 team, has named his 18-man squad that will fly the country’s flag in ...

August 28, 2012

Dele Momodu: My Dream Ideas For Nigeria

Fellow Nigerians, after two weeks of igniting a passionate debate about a dream team for Nigeria, I have come to ...

August 18, 2012

Dele Momodu: My dream team for Nigeria II

“We must all wage an intense, lifelong battle against the constant downward pull. If we relax, the bugs and the ...

August 7, 2012

#OlympicsBasketball: New York Times: Bruised and beaten, but Nigerians are unbowed

by Greg Bishop The buzzer sounded the end of the fairy tale, and the Nigerian team limped off the court ...

July 29, 2012

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: Nigeria has never been great at sports (YNaija Frontpage)

I’ve noticed a trend in the last couple of months since the run up to London 2012 began with Nigerians. ...

OluwapelumiOctober 6, 2011

Something New: D.R.E.A.M TEAM says Ejek’amalo! (Let’s go!)

Ifreke Inyang The D.R.E.A.M TEAM have dropped the video for their single, ‘Ejek’amalo’. Ejek’amalo is a motivational song that was ...

OluwapelumiOctober 6, 2011

Something New: D.R.E.A.M TEAM says Ejek'amalo! (Let's go!)

Ifreke Inyang The D.R.E.A.M TEAM have dropped the video for their single, ‘Ejek’amalo’. Ejek’amalo is a motivational song that was ...

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