WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS: Ramblings of a Yoruba Football FanBlogs

WORLD CUP QUALIFIERS: Ramblings of a Yoruba Football Fan

My thoughts have floated fleetingly to the upcoming qualifiers, or should I say Nigeria V Cameroon this week, and for…

PAY BACK TIMEBlogs

PAY BACK TIME

As Nigeria and Cameroon meet again this weekend I wish it was possible that the current players who will play…

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This year’s US Open appears to be the most open (pardon the pun) by Akin Dawodu

“This year’s US Open appears to be the most open (pardon the pun) in many years and it is not…

“Mathematical Odegbami” – Nigeria’s first national football starBlogs

“Mathematical Odegbami” – Nigeria’s first national football star

He was Nigeria’s first nationwide football star. Tall, elegant in movement on the pitch and fleet of feet on the…

Chelsea’s deep pockets mean youngsters must move onBlogs

Chelsea’s deep pockets mean youngsters must move on

I just couldn’t get Chelsea off my mind this past weekend. And it started well before they squeezed three points…

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…

Tottenham Hotspur Needs MahrezBlogs

Tottenham Hotspur Needs Mahrez

During Tim Sherwood’s spell as Aston Villa manager they entertained midland rivals Leicester City and took a deserved 2 goal…

CHAN 2018: Orji Kalu’s suspension; A call for total disciplineBlogs

CHAN 2018: Orji Kalu’s suspension; A call for total discipline

News filtered in on Tuesday that home-based Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf had recalled dropped Plateau United centre back Elisha…

Zidane’s Bloodless Coup in SpainBlogs

Zidane’s Bloodless Coup in Spain

Those of us of a certain generation are very aware that success in sports – especially football – is cyclical.…

Liverpool’s Confusing Defensive ConundrumBlogs

Liverpool’s Confusing Defensive Conundrum

It took all of eight minutes for Liverpool’s 2017/18 Premier League campaign to reach new “crisis” levels. Stefano Okaka rose…