Tag: world cup

Ronaldo, Kane, Hazard Make Ballon d’Or Shortlist

Harry Kane and Cristiano Ronaldo have been named on the shortlist for the 2018 Ballon d'Or. The Tottenham striker captained England to their first World...

Nigeria Amputees Football Team Set Up GoFundMe Page For World Cup...

The Nigeria amputee football team has resorted to setting up a crowd-funding campaign to raise the necessary finances to reach the upcoming World Cup in...

FA Extends Contract Of England Coach Gareth Southgate After Impressive World...

Gareth Southgate has been rewarded for guiding England to this year’s World Cup semi-finals with a new contract, the Football Association (FA) announced on Thursday. The...

Theresa May Says She Will Back UK & Ireland Bid For...

A joint bid from the UK and Ireland to host the 2030 World Cup would receive the "full support" of government, Theresa May has...

Nigeria Beat Turkey To Earn First Ever Win At FIBA Women’s...

The Nigeria Women’s national basketball team, D’Tigress defeated Turkey to earn their first ever win at the FIBA Women’s World Cup on Sunday night. D’Tigress after losing...

Nigeria World Cup Kit Nominated For Design Of The Year

Nike's Nigerian soccer team kit collection are among the nominees for the Beazley Designs of the Year 2018, an annual award and exhibition run by London's...

U-20 Women’s World Cup: Super Falconets Secure Quarter Final Spot After...

Nigeria is through to the quarter-finals of the U-20 Women’s World Cup in France, following a dramatic stoppage-time equaliser in a 1-1 draw with...

Ahmed Musa’s Goal Against Iceland Ranked 8th Best Goal Scored At...

Super Eagles striker, Ahmed Musa's goal against Iceland at the just concluded Russia 2018 World Cup has been ranked the eighth best goal of...

France’s Pavard Wins World Cup Goal Of The Tournament

France right-back Benjamin Pavard has won the 2018 World Cup goal of the tournament award for his stunning strike against Argentina, FIFA announced on...

154 Out Of The 230 Nigerians Stranded In Russia Have Arrived...

154 out of 230 Nigerian football fans stranded in Russia after the 2018 FIFA World Cup have arrived the country on Friday night. The stranded...