Victor Moses to lead Nigeria to the Promised World Cup 2018Blogs

Victor Moses to lead Nigeria to the Promised World Cup 2018

Surely, eliminating Zambia Saturday and qualifying for the 2018 World Cup in Russia is Nigeria’s biggest hope. Several Nigerian players…

Question for Nigeria: Foreign-Developed Player or Locally-Developed Player?Blogs

Question for Nigeria: Foreign-Developed Player or Locally-Developed Player?

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) President, Amaju Pinnick, has certainly carved out a remarkable definition of his tenure as President.…

African Football and Why Media Coverage MattersBlogs

African Football and Why Media Coverage Matters

It is not difficult to reach conclusion that mass media coverage of football matters in Africa. At least, not after…

Is Victor Moses the New Boss?Blogs

Is Victor Moses the New Boss?

Victor Moses is undoubtedly under consideration for the 2017 African Footballer of the Year. His performances with Chelsea FC of…

Nigeria VS Cameroon: A six quarter-hour reviewFootball

Nigeria VS Cameroon: A six quarter-hour review

The 4-0 humiliation of Cameroon on Friday is a major story on its own. Never mind the presence of agitators…

Can Nigeria Overcome Cameroon’s Psychological Test?Blogs

Can Nigeria Overcome Cameroon’s Psychological Test?

Nigeria’s World Cup qualifying games this week against Cameroon are not just another set of games or another competition. They…

Nigeria and Africa followed by FIFABlogs

Nigeria and Africa followed by FIFA

FIFA’s announcement, recently, that female match officials will participate in the upcoming FIFA U17 World Cup is major news. It…

Galaxy of Nigerian stars: Memorable night in HoustonBlogs

Galaxy of Nigerian stars: Memorable night in Houston

A galaxy of former Nigerian stars gathered last weekend in Houston, USA to celebrate the convention of Ex-Enugu Rangers International…

AFCON goes to 24: examining ‘dilution’ argumentBlogs

AFCON goes to 24: examining ‘dilution’ argument

The recent decision by the Confederation for African Football (CAF) to increase the number of teams for its flagship tournament…

Africa and the VAR: Costs, Doubts, and QuestionsBlogs

Africa and the VAR: Costs, Doubts, and Questions

We should all savour the last days watching a player take a tumble, untouched, in the penalty box and the…