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Africa converge for ITTF tourney in Morocco

Africa converge for ITTF tourney in Morocco

After months of inactivity since February 2016 Rio 2016 Olympic Games qualifying tournament in Sudan, top class action returns to Africa table tennis as teams and players battle for medals, honours and cash reward at the 2016 ITTF African...
Dedevbo decries clubs’ disruption of Falconets’ training

Dedevbo decries clubs’ disruption of Falconets’ training

The U20 Women National Team, Falconets’ preparation for the 2016 FIFA U20 Women's World Cup in Papua New Guinea is being threatened, following the incessant demand from clubs in the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) for their players for...
Nigeria win in Zambia to kick-start qualifier

Nigeria win in Zambia to kick-start qualifiers

Nigeria defeated Zambia by 2 – 1 in Ndola on Sunday to kick-start her qualifying series on a bright note in the race for Russia 2018 World Cup. The Super Eagles shocked their hosts – Chipolopolo with two first half...
Confident Eagles land in Ndola, Zambia

Confident Eagles land in Ndola, Zambia

Nigerian national team, the Super Eagles arrived Ndola in Zambia minutes after noon on Saturday ready for the Sunday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Chipolopolo. The 148 –seater Arik Air Boeing 737-800 aircraft, carrying the delegation led by...
Fear not, Zambia Coach charges Chipolopolo

Fear not, Zambia Coach charges Chipolopolo

Zambia Coach, Wedson Nyirenda  has charged his wards not to fear the predominantly European stars, which Nigeria have assembled against them in the Sunday’s World Cup qualifier. He has asked them to aim high and pick up the maximum three...

2018 W/Cup: Ghana draw blank against Uganda

Ghana Black Stars drew 0 – 0 against less fancied Cranes of Uganda in the opening game of Group E qualifier for 2018 World Cup on Friday. BBC reported that Ghana dominated the game in Tamale and will be upset...
NFF thanks FG for bail-out

NFF thanks FG for bail-out

Broke Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has expressed deep appreciation to the Federal government and the federation’s partners, for bailing it out in the Sunday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match away to Zambia. HotSports.tv learnt that the financially insolvent federation had gone...
African teams battle for Russia 2018

African teams battle for Russia 2018 tickets

Twenty African countries begin the final phase of World Cup qualification in a straightforward process that will take the next 13 months to complete. Divided into five groups of four, only the winners will go on to fill the continent's places...
U17 W/World Cup:  Ajibade’s war cry against Korea

U17 W/World Cup:  Ajibade’s war cry against Korea

Rasheedat Ajibade, captain of the Nigeria’s U17 female football team, the Flamingos is rallying her wards to beat Korea DPR in Saturday’s game to rekindle hope. At the rock bottom of their group C with paltry one point in two...
We’ll beat Nigeria for Nyirenda – Zambia skipper

We’ll beat Nigeria for Nyirenda – Zambia skipper

Zambia captain, Rainford Kalaba has declared that the country’s national team – Chipolopolo will welcome their new interim Coach a victory over Nigeria in Sunday’s World Cup qualifier. Kalaba said confidence in the team was sky high and called on...
Women AFCON: Falcons know opponents Sunday

Falcons win record eighth AWCON title

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have won their record eight African Women's Cup of Nations after defeating Cameroon 1-0 in Yaounde. Thanks to a Desire Oparanozie’s 84th-minute strike that crowned Nigeria the African Women’s Cup of Nations champions with a...
Atletico keen on Diego Costa return

Costa, Willian, Hazard steal the show as Chelsea keep top spot

Diego Costa starred as Premier League leaders Chelsea roared back to win 3-1 on Saturday in an ill-tempered game at Manchester City, who had Sergio Aguero and Fernandinho dismissed. Gary Cahill's own goal gave City the lead, but Costa equalised...

Okocha, Oliseh join StarTimes, Bundesliga tour of Africa

Nigerian football legends, Austin Jay Jay Okocha and Sunday Oliseh are to join the StarTimes & Bundesliga Tour of Africa which kicks off in two weeks time. The two former Super Eagles captains will be on a three-nation streak to...
Ighalo given chance to atone for blunder

Watford Boss spares Ighalo

Watford manager, Walter Mazzari has no plans to place Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo on sale as the January transfer window approaches. The Nigerian international has not been too impressive this season with just one goal in 10 appearances and...

Eguma relishing Super Four test

Technical manager of Rivers United FC, Stanley Eguma is looking forward to the prospect of facing some of Nigeria’s best football clubs in the annual pre-season tournament of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL), the Super 4. The NPFL Super...

Rivers United off to Madrid.. set for Super Four test

.Rivers United to round off pre-season in Madrid Rivers United FC will round off their pre-season preparations for the 2016/17 season in Madrid, Spain. The contingent of 41 persons (28 players and 13 officials) will depart for Spain on Monday, December...
Klopp confident Liverpool are on right track

Liverpool eye top spot

A draw at City would give second-placed Liverpool the chance to go top if they win at Bournemouth on Sunday. Jurgen Klopp's side are unbeaten in their last 11 league matches and the German said: "It's a good moment, but...

Conte warns Chelsea to fear old boy De Bruyne

Antonio Conte has warned his Chelsea stars to be wary of the threat posed by their former team-mate Kevin De Bruyne in Saturday's crunch clash with Manchester City. De Bruyne was a peripheral figure in his two years at Chelsea...

Ejo says Supersand Eagles will be ready for Africa

Nigeria’s Supersand Eagles will be ready to challenge strongly for the Africa Beach Soccer Cup of Nations trophy when the tournament begins in Lagos on Tuesday, 13th December, according to Head Coach, Audu Adamu Ejo. Ejo, who has steered the...
Rohr: Falcons can win AFCON title if...

Pinnick’s Board eyes fifth trophy as Falcons go all out

Victory by the Super Falcons over the Lionesses of Cameroon on Saturday will make it major trophy number five for Nigeria since the advent of the present NFF Executive Committee led by Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick. Despite operating in a...