Tag: football

July 12, 2012

“He will have to be disciplined” – Portsmouth isn’t too pleased with Kanu’s absence

by Adeniyi Abdul Nigerian soccer veteran Nwaknwo Kanu may be in a bit of trouble with his club Portsmouth FC ...

July 11, 2012

Drink Responsibly: Ronaldinho loses £500,000-a-year sponsorship deal … for drinking Pepsi

by Seyi Lawal £500,000 a year for a can of Pepsi? Exactly how much Brazilian football legend Ronaldinho lost in a ...

OluwapelumiJuly 9, 2012

Opinion: Puritan clubs (Arsenal), salary caps, and the problem with football

by Jide Taiwo For the purpose of full disclosure, I am an Arsenal fan. But that has not hindered me ...

July 6, 2012

Here at last: Premier League might adopt goal-line technology in 2012-13

by Chi Ibe It can be revealed that the Premier League might introduce Goal-line technology midway through the 2012-13 season ...

July 5, 2012

OPINION: Nigeria and the science of soccer

by Martin Udogie NOT far, I’m afraid. And no Nigerian coach can either, under the present football environment. Soccer has ...

June 24, 2012

Explosion hits Bauchi

by Hauwa Gambo An explosion has occurred in Bauchi State a few minutes ago. We can confirm that an improvised ...

June 12, 2012

‘Forget the past, we must beat Rwanda silly’ – Super Eagles Goalie Vincent Enyeama

by Lekan Olanrewaju Super Eagles goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama has said that the team needs to look beyond his past mistakes ...

May 27, 2012

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: Dying for the English (YNaija FrontPage)

The announcement that Arsenal FC will be in Abuja this year, already shows that we might be in for even ...

May 26, 2012

Yomi Kazeem: Don’t hate the player … (30 Days, 30 Voices)

We cannot understand why some guys do not like football (I, personally think they are aliens) and we just cannot ...

May 21, 2012

PICTURE: Chelsea vs. Bayern Munich? No, it’s David Cameron vs Angela Merkel

  by Tolu Orekoya G8 leaders took time off from trying to save the world from economic meltdown at Camp ...

May 19, 2012

Are you bleeding blue yet? Chelsea are the European champions!

“Amazing Grace Chelsea!” is how publisher and politician Dele Momodu just put it on Twitter and he’s just about right. ...

May 18, 2012

Photo of the Day: Rio Ferdinand is done

By Hauwa Gambo As Sky Sports News puts it, “Rio Ferdinand has enjoyed a greatly prosperous season.” All in favour ...

May 18, 2012

Ronaldo speaks to CNN: I’m better than Messi

by Hauwa Gambo We thought only wrestlers said this kind of thing? Well, see excerpts from CNN’s interview with the ...

May 14, 2012

“The God that melted their 44-year jinx will break Arsenal’s!”- See the top ten tweets about the EPL finals

by Lekan Olanrewaju Regardless of what team you support, or if you couldn’t even be bothered to bat an eyelash over ...

May 12, 2012

“Rashidi Yekini was killed” and someone should ask his family questions – Segun Odegbami

by Segun Odegbami This is one of the most difficult articles I have ever written. I now believe that the universe ...

OluwapelumiMay 5, 2012

Rashidi Yekini Tribute: Long live our goal king

  One of the iconic images of the 1994 World Cup in the USA, is that of a player remaining ...

April 25, 2012

“This is sick” – Taye Taiwo responds to rumours about twin brother’s age

by Lekan Olanrewaju For the past couple of days, a certain joke has been making the rounds on online social ...

March 22, 2012

Messi is not the greatest! “Calling Messi the best footballer ever is like referring to soap as the ultimate cleaner”

by Ifada Johnson  If Messi is regarded as the best footballer, can he ever be a better defender that Baressi? His ...

February 26, 2012

Stephen Keshi “not bothered” that Super Eagles are out of FIFA Top 50

By Lekan Olanrewaju Coach of the Nigerian national football team has stated that he is “not bothered” by the country’s ...

OluwapelumiAugust 6, 2011

Manchester vs. Manchester: Feud for thought

  by Ifreke Inyang This year’s Community Shield game will bring together two fierce rivals. And this of course, turns ...

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