Believe in Yourself and Keep Working Hard: Samuel Chukwueze’s Message to NPFL U-17 Youth

The maiden finals of the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) Under-17 Youth League are set to kick off this Saturday in Benin City, Edo. Five...
SPORTS247 Feb 20

Believe in Yourself and Keep Working Hard: Samuel Chuckwueze’s Message to NPFL U-17 Youth

The maiden finals of the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) Under-17 Youth League are set to kick off this Saturday in Benin City, Edo. Five...
SPORTS247 Feb 20

NPFL: Enyimba Can’t Stop Insurance From Winning –Unuanel

Former Kwara United coach, Samson Unuanel has predicted that Insurance of Benin will overcome Enyimba ahead of Saturday's Nigeria Professional...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 20

Super Eagles Vs Argentina Friendly Get New Venue

The Super Eagles will now confront Argentina in a friendly in the United States of America in March. The friendly was earlier scheduled to hold in...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 20

Kenneth Omeruo Reveals Why Nigeria Reached 2023 AFCON Final

Nigerian veteran defender, Kenneth Omeruo has hailed Super Eagles goalkeeper, Stanley Nwabali for how he was able to cement his place in the team...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 19

2026 WCQ: Super Eagles suffer major injury blow ahead South Africa, Benin fixtures

Super Eagles of Nigeria have suffered a major injury blow ahead of their 2026 World Cup Qualifiers against South Africa and Benin Republic in June....
DAILY POST (NG Feb 18

“So Fun and Lively”: Lagos Keep Fit Initiative Earns High Praise From Lagosian

Mojeed Nofisat, hailing from the Lagos State College of Health, shared her enthusiasm for the Lagos Keep Fit Initiative during an exclusive...
SPORTS247 Feb 18

Khumalo: South Africa Will Overcome Super Eagles In 2026 WCQ

Former South Africa international Doctor Khumalo says he's confident Bafana Bafana will overcome the Super Eagles in the 2026 World Cup qualifiers...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Feb 18

Porto coach update on Zaidu: Nigeria will be without key LB for WCQ against Bafana Bafana, Benin

Speaking after his side's 2-0 win over Estrela da Amadora in a Liga Portugal match on Saturday, manager Sérgio Conceição did not bring good...
ALLNIGERIASOCCER.COM Feb 17

Benin To Host NPFL Youth League Championship Finals

In a significant development for Nigerian football, Benin, the vibrant capital of Edo State, has been selected as the host city for the highly...
SPORTS247 Feb 16

‘Alex Iwobi Has No Plans To Leave Super Eagles’

Super Eagles of Nigeria midfielder, Alex Iwobi is not planning to retire from international football contrary to initial speculations. Recall that...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 16

NPFL releases fixtures for youth league playoff

The Nigeria Premier Football League, NPFL, has released the match schedule for the youth league playoffs. The playoffs are billed to take place...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 15

Frank Onyeka Comments On Winning M.O.N. Days After 2023 AFCON

Super Eagles of Nigeria midfielder, Frank Onyeka, has expressed his excitement over being awarded the Member of the Niger (M.O.N.) national...
NAIJANEWS.COM Feb 15

AFCON: Peseiro told to play Iheanacho against South Africa

A football analyst, Festus Alenkhe has called on Super Eagles coach, Jose Peseiro to play Kelechi Iheanacho in the squad to face South Africa in...
DAILY POST (NG Feb 5

Enugu Rangers, Rivers United, Katsina, Remo Stars qualify for NPFL U-17 league finals

Enugu Rangers will join Rivers United, Remo Stars, Plateau United and Katsina United in the national finals of the Nigeria Premier Football League...
GUARDIAN NIGERIA Feb 5

NPFL U17 Youth League playoff set to thrill in Benin as five teams secure spots

The Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) U17 Youth League’s group stages, which kicked off on Thursday across five different venues, was...
SPORTSRATION.COM Feb 4

Insurance Feeders walk tight rope after another stalemate in NPFL U17 tourney

The chances and hope of Bendel Insurance Feeders securing the sole ticket to qualifying from the South South Zone to the finals of the maiden...
BLUEPRINT.NG Feb 3

Super Eagles To Face World Champions Argentina In Friendly

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will face world champions Argentina in friendly in March, Completesports.com reports. The friendly is slated for the...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 30

Tamara dumps Bendel Insurance for Iraqi side Al Naft SC

Ezekiel Tamara has completed his move to Iraqi outfit Al Naft SC from Nigeria Premier Football League side Bendel Insurance, DAILY POST reports....
DAILY POST (NG Jan 28

AFCON: West Ham, RB Leipzig Scout Storm Cote d’Ivoire For Super Eagles Star

Reports emerging from the ongoing African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Cote d'Ivoire reveals that foreign scouts have arrived in Abidjan,...
NAIJANEWS.COM Jan 26

Grant blames Benin ref for Chipolopolo’s AFCON elimination

ZAMBIA Coach Avram Grant has put the blame for Chipolopolo’s elimination from the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) on Benin referee Djindo Louis....
DIGGERS.NEWS Jan 26

Gernot Rohr Explains Why Super Eagles Goalie Nwabali Is Better Than Uzoho

Former Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr, believes that Stanley Nwabali is better than Francis Uzoho, who used to be the team's first-choice...
NAIJANEWS.COM Jan 25

Eagles to battle world champions Argentina in Japan

Super Eagles have been scheduled to test their strength with a prestige friendly against world champions Argentina in Japan in March. The...
BLUEPRINT.NG Jan 24

Nwabali or Uzoho: Benin coach Gernot Rohr gives verdict on the better Super Eagles goalkeeper

The former Nigerian national team coach handed Francis Uzoho his international debut and made the youngster the first-choice at the 2018 FIFA World...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Jan 24

EXCLUSIVE: Super Eagles battle world champions Argentina in Japan

Officials have exclusively informed SCORENigeria the Super Eagles will test their strength with a prestige friendly against world champions...
SCORENIGERIA.COM.NG Jan 24

Despite the absence of the Cheetahs Cotonou is fully in AFCON mood

Côte d'Ivoire has been hosting the 34th edition of the Africa Cup of Nations since January 13. While Benin's Guépards failed to qualify for the...
SPORT NEWS AFRICA Jan 22

NPFL 2023/24: Bendel Insurance thrash Sporting Lagos, ends first stanza on high

Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin, today thrashed FC Sporting Lagos 3-1 in the Match Day 19, ending the first round of the Nigeria Premier...
BLUEPRINT.NG Jan 21

NPFL: Doma Miss Chance To Go Top After Home Draw Against Rivers United

A stoppage time goal by Nelson Abiam rescued a point for Doma United in their 1-1 home draw against Rivers United in the NPFL on Saturday. A win...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 20

NPFL: Bendel Insurance defeat Sporting Lagos at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium

Sporting Lagos are yet to win a game away from home this season, with their last victory coming in their home win against Katsina United back in...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Jan 20

AFCON 2023: How Super Eagles Formation Neutralized Côte d’Ivoire’s Attack – Rohr

Former Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has explained how Jose Peseiro and his coaching crew neutralized Côte d’Ivoire’s attacking threat. The Eagles...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 19

Rangers Ambush Gombe United In a Re-arranged Fixture

After suffering a setback in the match day 17 fixture against long-time rivals, Bendel Insurance F.C in Benin-City, the ‘Flying Antelopes’, Rangers...
SPORTS247 Jan 13

NPFL: We’ll get back to winning ways soon, Ilechukwu declares

Technical adviser of Rangers International F.C, Coach Fidelis Ilechukwu, has assured the club’s supporters that the team will soon get back to...
BLUEPRINT.NG Jan 8

Bendel Insurance FC Secures Convincing 2-0 Victory Over Rangers Int’l in NPFL Matchday 17

Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin kicked off the new year with a resounding 2-0 triumph over Rangers International of Enugu in the highly...
SPORTS247 Jan 6

Genot Rohr: Nigeria needs stability to win AFCON title in Cote d’Ivoire

Former Super Eagles head coach Genot Rohr says Nigeria needs stability to be able to win the AFCON title in Cote d’Ivoire. Rohr who is current...
SPORTSRATION.COM Jan 6

NPFL: Doma Utd stay unbeaten at home, Insurance drub Rangers

Bendel Insurance recorded a 2-0 victory against their old rivals, Rangers, at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City. Insurance went in front...
DAILY POST (NG Jan 6

AFCON 2023: Uzoho Can Do The Job —Rohr

Benin Republic head coach Gernot Rohr has backed embattled Francis Uzoho to impress if given the nod to man the post for the Super Eagles at this...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 6

NFF mourns the passing of Sebastian Brodricks-Imasuen, Africa's first FIFA World Cup winner

    The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed deep shock at news on Wednesday morning of the death of the first man to lead an African team to...
THENFF Jan 6

Rohr: Nigeria Is Among The Favourites To Win AFCON 2023

 162 total views,  162 views today By Vitus Michael Cheatahs of Benin Republic Coach, Gernot Rohr has said that Nigeria is one of the favourites to...
BESTCHOICESPORTS.COM.NG Jan 6

NPFL Preview: Ikenne agog for derby clash as Doma United seek resurgence in Gombe

Ten games are expected to be played this weekend and there will be special attention on the fixtures going down in Gombe, Benin, and Ikenne. The...
PREMIUM TIMES Jan 6

Afrinvest Promises N2.5 Million Prize For Winners Of Insurance vs Rangers Clash

As excitement builds for the clash between Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin and Rangers International of Enugu, Afrinvest West Africa has...
SPORTS247 Jan 6

Insurance Vs Rangers: Winners To Get N2.5m From Afrinvest

January 06, (THEWILL) – Ahead of the Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin and Rangers International of Enugu match, Afrinvest West Africa...
THEWILLNIGERIA.COM Jan 6

Afrinvest reiterates commitment to youth empowerment

The Group Managing Director, Afrinvest West Africa, Ike Chioke, has reiterated the company's commitment to supporting the youth towards achieving...
GUARDIAN NIGERIA Jan 6

Afrinvest pledges N2.5m to winners of Insurance vs Rangers

Ahead of the Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin match against Rangers International of Enugu, Afrinvest West Africa has promised a N2.5...
BLUEPRINT.NG Jan 5

NPFL: Clubs To Honour Ex-Eaglets Coach Brodericks With Black Armband

Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) is mourning the death of Sebastien Brodericks-Imasuen, one of the foremost Coaches of a number of League...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 5

NPFL to honour Brodericks-Imasuen with black armbands

Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) says it will wear black armbands in honour of the death of Sebastien Brodericks-Imasuen, one of the foremost...
NEWSDIARYONLINE.COM Jan 3

NPFL Players, Coaches To Honour Brodericks-Imasuen With Black Armbands At Week 17 Games

Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) is mourning the death of Sebastien Brodericks-Imasuen, one of the foremost coaches of a number of League...
INDEPENDENT.NG Jan 3

NFF Mourns Former Golden Eaglets Coach Brodericks

The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed deep shock at news on Wednesday morning of the death of the first man to lead an African team to win...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Jan 3

New UBTH sports complex thrills Eguavoen, Iyoha

Top Edo State government officials and other functionaries, including the Chief of Staff to the Governor, Osaigbovo Iyoha, and former Super Eagles...
GUARDIAN NIGERIA Jan 2

Odigie thanks Insurance players after draw against Rivers United

Bendel Insurance head coach, Monday Odigie has praised his players for coming out strong against Rivers United. The Benin Arsenals were held to a...
DAILY POST (NG Dec 29, 2023

NPFL: Enyimba Beat Bayelsa United Away, Rangers Pip Shooting Stars

Holders Enyimba recorded a 2-1 away win against Bayelsa United at the Samson Siasia Stadium, Yenagoa on Thursday. Enyimba took the lead through...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 28, 2023

 GTI mourns Dosunmu, Late Sunshine Stars Assistant Kit Manager

Strategic partners to the Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL), GTI Asset Management and Trust Limited, has expressed shock and sadness over the...
PMEXPRESSNG.COM Dec 28, 2023

Important streaming information for Boxing Day fixture

Broadcast only available in selected countries A full list of included countries can be found below Fans anywhere in the world can listen to...
STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Dec 24, 2023

Amao Conducts NPFL Maiden Dope Test In Lagos, Benin

Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) effectively joined the global campaign against doping in elite leagues with the testing of selected players...
LEADERSHIP.NG Dec 24, 2023

NPFL condoles with Sunshine Stars on kit manager’s death

The Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) has commiserated with Sunshine Stars following the death of the their backroom staff, Tosin Dosunmu....
DAILY POST (NG Dec 23, 2023

Sunshine Stars Official Dies After Gunmen Attack

The assistant kit manager of the Sunshine Stars, Taiwo Dosunmu, who was shot during gunmen’s attack on the team on December 7, is dead. The...
NAIJANEWS.COM Dec 23, 2023

NPFL: Sunshine Stars lose Taiwo Dosunmu

The Assistant Kit Manager of Sunshine Stars of Akure, Taiwo Dosunmu, is dead Sunshine Stars Media Officer, Micheal Akintunde, made the announcement...
DAILY POST (NG Dec 23, 2023

NPFL Conducts Maiden Dope Tests In Lagos, Benin

Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) on Thursday effectively joined the global campaign against doping in elite leagues with the testing of...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 22, 2023

Important streaming information for Millwall fixture

Broadcast only available in selected countries A full list of included countries can be found below Fans anywhere in the world can listen to...
STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Dec 22, 2023

Warriors Fall In Benin: Lose 1-0 To Bendel Insurance

A lone strike from Evans Ogbonda condemned Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia to yet another away defeat in the ongoing 2023/2024 Nigeria...
ABIAWARRIORSFC.COM.NG Dec 21, 2023

Odigie unruffled despite Insurance defeat to Katsina United

Bendel Insurance head coach, Monday Odigie has commended his team’s display despite the defeat to Katsina United. The Benin Arsenals fell to a 1-0...
DAILY POST (NG Dec 17, 2023

Important streaming information for WBA fixture

Broadcast only available in selected countries A full list of included countries can be found below Fans anywhere in the world can listen to...
STOKE CITY FC OFFICIAL SITE Dec 15, 2023

“I’m so happy” – Benin coach Gernot Rohr reacts to Super Eagles star Victor Osimhen’s POTY award win

The former Bayern Munich defender played a crucial role in the development of the Nigeria international Benin Republic head coach Gernot Rohr has...
SOCCERNET NIGERIA Dec 14, 2023

NPFL: Obaseki provides security escort for Sunshine Stars from Benin to Akure

Furtherance to his generosity and kindness towards the attacked Sunshine Stars team, the Governor of Edo state Mr Godwin Obaseki has directed that...
BLUEPRINT.NG Dec 11, 2023

NPFL: Enyimba Beat Abia Warriors In Oriental Derby, Plateau United Win Away

Enyimba claimed derby spoils against Abia Warriors courtesy of a 2-1 in Aba on Sunday. The holders went in front through Happy Eze six minutes...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 10, 2023

NFF Applauds Obaseki For Supporting Sunshine Stars After Robbery Attack

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has applauded the governor of Edo state, Godwin Obaseki for showing support to Sunshine Stars of Akure who...
NAIJANEWS.COM Dec 10, 2023

Armed Robbery Attack: Obaseki Provides Succour For Injured, Traumatised Sunshine Players, Officials

 ALABI AGBOOLA The Executive Governor of Edo State, His Excellency Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki has provided much-needed succour and support for the...
PMEXPRESSNG.COM Dec 10, 2023

NPFL24 : Gov Obaseki Sympathizes with Attacked Sunshine Stars, offsets Medical Bills

In display of his magnanimity and empathy,the Governor of Edo state Mr Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki has promised to pay the medical bills incurred by...
KICK442.COM Dec 9, 2023

Armed robbery attack: Edo deputy governor provides succour for injured, traumatised Sunshine players, officials

The Deputy Governor of Edo State, Comrade Philip Shaibu, has provided much-needed succour and support for the injured and traumatised players and...
BLUEPRINT.NG Dec 9, 2023

Obaseki offers to offset treatment cost for injured Sunshine Stars players, officials after armed robbers’ attack

Edo state governor, Godwin Obaseki, has offered to foot the bill of the medical treatment for the injured and traumatised players and officials of...
BLUEPRINT.NG Dec 9, 2023

Obaseki Provides Succour For Injured Sunshine Stars Players, Officials

The Executive Governor of Edo State, His Excellency Godwin Nogheghase Obaseki has provided much-needed succour and support for the injured and...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 9, 2023

Armed Bandits’ attack: Heartland commiserate with Sunshine Stars, FC One Rocket

Heartland FC have commiserated with Sunshine Stars and FC One Rocket over the unfortunate armed robbery attack on them on their way to their...
KICK442.COM Dec 9, 2023

Sunshine Stars Team Bus Attacked, Ball boy shot

Sunshine Stars FC on their way to honour their weekend NPFL tie against Bendel Insurance were attacked by armed assailants along the Ore-Benin...
FOOTBALLLIVE.NG Dec 9, 2023

Abia Warriors Football Club Condoles Sunshine Stars On Robbery Attack

Abia Warriors Football Club of Umuahia have sympathized with the board, management, and staff of Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure on the...
ABIAWARRIORSFC.COM.NG Dec 8, 2023

NFF Empathises With Sunshine Stars, FC One Rocket Over Robbery Attack

The Nigeria Football Federation has decried the recent spate of robbery attacks on players and officials of football clubs travelling by road in...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 8, 2023

Gunmen Attack Sunshine Stars Bus

Suspected gunmen yesterday attacked Sunshine Stars Football Club on their way to Benin. LEADERSHIP learnt that the team was traveling to honor...
LEADERSHIP.NG Dec 8, 2023

CSED Initiative Provides Rackets, Nets, Others Equipments As Benin City Holds Badminton “Shuttle Time”

The Edo State Badminton Association in partnership with the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN), Edo State Sports Commission, and the Edo State...
SPORTS247 Dec 8, 2023

Bendel Insurance FC Expresses Sympathy To Sunshine Stars Following Robbery Attack

The Management and players of Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin sympathize with Sunshine Stars FC of Akure over the unfortunate incident on...
SPORTS247 Dec 8, 2023

Football team bus attacked by gunmen and ball boy shot in horror ordeal with players left injured

A BALLBOY has been taken to hospital after a Nigerian football team were shot at on their way to a match. Sunshine Stars were travelling to a...
THE SUN Dec 8, 2023

Enyimba sympathise with Sunshine Stars over armed robbery attack

The management of Enyimba Football Club has expressed sympathy to players and officials of Sunshine Stars Football Club involved in an incident of...
BLUEPRINT.NG Dec 8, 2023

NPFL: Club Owners Association Expresses Sympathy, Condemn Armed Men Attack On Sunshine Stars

The poor state of security on Nigerian roads reared its ugly head as armed men attacked the bus conveying players and officials of Sunshine Stars...
SPORTS247 Dec 8, 2023

NPFL Club Owners Condemn Attack on Sunshine Stars

The poor state of security on Nigerian roads this morning reared its ugly head as armed men attacked the bus conveying players and officials of...
COMPLETESPORTS.COM Dec 8, 2023

Gunmen attack travelling Sunshine Stars bus on Benin-Ore expressway

The travelling team bus of Sunshine Stars FC has suffered attack by gunmen along the Benin-Ore expressway on Thursday, December 7, 2023. In a...
SPORTSRATION.COM Dec 7, 2023

One shot as gunmen attack Sunshine Stars players, officials

Gunmen on Thursday attacked players and officials of the Sunshine Stars football club of Akure along the Benin-Ore highway. A ball boy for the team...
GUARDIAN NIGERIA Dec 7, 2023

Shooting Stars condemn attack on Sunshine Stars bus

Shooting Stars management has expressed sadness over the attack on Sunshine Stars bus by suspected hoodlums. The Oluyole Warriors described the...
DAILY POST (NG Dec 7, 2023

Players, officials escape death as Sunshine Stars suffer gunmen attack

Gunmen on Thursday attacked the team bus of Sunshine Stars Football Club of Akure, injuring some officials and a crew member. This is contained in...
BLUEPRINT.NG Dec 7, 2023

NPFL: Gunmen attack Sunshine Stars

The latest news coming from Nigeria has it that top-flight Nigeria Premier Football League (NPFL) side, Sunshine Stars has been attacked by gunmen...
KICK442.COM Dec 7, 2023

JUST IN: Gunmen Attack Sunshine Stars Team Bus, Injure Players, Officials

Several individuals, including players and club officials, were injured after gunmen launched an assault on the team bus of Sunshine Stars along...
NAIJANEWS.COM Dec 7, 2023

Sunshine Stars FC Bus Attacked, Boy Boy Shot, Officials Injured

 147 total views,  147 views today By Amaechi Agbo Nigeria Premier Football League, NPFL side, Sunshine Stars FC bus was on Thursday attacked by...
BESTCHOICESPORTS.COM.NG Dec 7, 2023

Football team shot at on coach to game with ball boy hit and players 'seriously injured'

Nigerian football team Sunshine Stars were the victims of terrifying attack as they travelled across the country ahead of their Premier League...
MIRROR Dec 7, 2023

Sunshine Stars Football Team Attacked By Armed Assailants

December 07, (THEWILL) – Sunshine Stars football team has been attacked by suspected hoodlums whilst travelling to an upcoming match, resulting in...
THEWILLNIGERIA.COM Dec 7, 2023
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