“Deaf Eagles of Nigeria”: How Did The Name Come Into Existence

The male football team of the Nigeria Deaf Sports Federation had qualified for the deaflympics tournament in 2011 and was looking up to seek sponsorship after facing series of challenges in 2008 when they qualified and failed to make it to the tournament due to the absence of funds. The then Secretary-General Lukman Agbabiaka and

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Windbacher Cup 2018: Sport Ministry Set To Kick-off Event With 10 Societies

The Parish Sports Ministry of St. Dominic Catholic Church Yaba, Lagos is set to kick-start the 2018 edition of the Windbacher Cup Football tournament with ten registered teams taking part in the most prestigious football tournament of the Parish. The event which is expected to start at the St. Finbarrs College football ground on Saturday

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FIFA Plans To Get $25bn Offer To Launch Two Tournaments

Fifa is planning to hold a special meeting next month at which two lucrative tournaments could be given the go-ahead reports from BBC Sport are confirming. The source further states that Football’s world governing body is said to have held “promising” consultations in recent weeks with regional confederations, individual football associations and leading clubs over

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Rugby Sevens: A Tool For Transforming Lives

Hong Kong, April 8, 2018 – The concept of ‘Sport for Development and Peace’ has gained new momentum. New challenges and questions have arisen, emphasising the need for more systematic ways to assess and measure the impact that sport and physical activities have had on addressing social exclusion, violence and poverty around the world. The

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Nigeria 0-2 Serbia: Nigerian Fans Find It Difficult To Criticize Foreign Managers

The Super Eagles of Nigeria were outclassed in a World Cup friendly match against Serbia with two goals from Aleksandar Mitrovic in the second half to guarantee the Serbians a victory. However, reactions over the  social media clearly shows that Nigerians gave little or no attention to the tactics employed by Gernot Rohr. Interestingly, there

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