Super Falcons, yesterday defeated hosts Cameroon 1-0 at the Stade Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaounde to successfully defend their Africa Women Cup of Nations title.
The victory made it the eighth time the Falcons will win the competition in 10 editions. The Nigerian women have dominated the competition since its inception in 1991, only failing to be champions on two occasions.
Falcons forward Desire Oparanozie scored the winner with barely five minutes, breaking Cameroonian hearts hoping to revenge their 2-0 loss to Nigeria […]
Desire Oparanozie’s 84th-minute strike fired Nigeria to African Women’s Cup of Nations glory with a 1-0 win over Cameroon in Yaoundé.
The tournament’s outstanding team failed to repeat the fluency and brilliance of their defeat of South Africa in the semi-final, but Florence Omagbemi’s team found one more sumptuous moment during the closing stages of the game.
Oparanozie dribbled past defender Meffoumetou Falone before firing past goalkeeper Annette Ndom after the Indomitable Lionesses had failed to deal with Ngozi Okobi’s floated left-wing […]
Former Super Eagles Coach, Christian Chukwu, has declared that the Eagles qualification for the Russia 2018 World Cup lies in the ability of the team to maintain their winning streak by beating Cameroun in their next qualifier.
Chukwu, who charged the Eagles not to allow the victory over Algeria and Zambia to halt their momentum, declared that getting the World Cup ticket should be the target of the players.
The former Harambee Stars of Kenya manager posited that beating Cameroun at home […]
Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, has allayed fears that the team will be match rusty before the next 2018 World Cup qualifying match against Cameroon in August 2017.
Rohr who gave an insight on how he plans to prepare his team before Nigeria’s back to back World Cup 2018 qualifiers against Cameroon next year insisted that the players will have enough time to prepare, adding that he will also use the opportunity of the 2019 AFCON qualifying matches which will […]
People ran helter-skelter after a highway road dramatically split into two early morning swallowing many cars.
People were forced to run for cover in Cameroon this morning after the ever busy Yaounde/Douala highway split into two, swallowing vehicles in the process.
The incident happened following a heavy downpour in the area. Motorists were left stranded as movement was cut short because of the shocking incident.
People have been warned to change route. The incident happened at Matomb, a village situated between Boumnyebel and […]
The Cameroon striker isn’t afraid of putting his money where his mouth is by betting the huge sum on a top 10 finish.
Samuel Eto’o’s Antalyaspor side are stuck to the bottom of the Turkish Super Lig table and discontent is rife among fans.
On Monday they were seconds away from winning their first league game of the season at the seventh attempt, but Rizespor scored in stoppage time to secure a 1-1 draw.
Eto’o went out to meet with many of the […]
Some Nigerian ladies traveling to Europe for prostitution have been nabbed alongside another conspirator facilitating the move.
According to reports, a notorious Cameroonian trafficker of s*x workers, Eyambe Miliki Sona, has been arrested by the police over plot to send four young Nigerian girls to Russia to work as prostitutes.
The young girls between 19 to 24 years old came all the way from Nigeria after being promised travel visas to Moscow, Russia.
One of the girls identified as Ewangi Patriarch, 19, recounted […]
Former Super Eagles player, Mutiu Adepoju, has urged the Super Eagles to concentrate on winning their remaining matches of the 2018 World Cup qualifier, saying that the 1-1 score line between Algeria and Cameroun is good enough to spur the team battle the two sides with out fear.
Adepoju who is also a member of the NFF Technical Committee, stated that the victory against Zambia, is a clear reflection that the Super Eagles are gradually regaining their strength in Africa football.
The Confederation of African Football says Rigobert Song is not dead, despite reports that he passed away this week.
The former Liverpool and West Ham defender, who has 137 caps for Cameroon, was taken seriously ill on Sunday when he slipped into a coma in his home country. But reports late Friday night that Song had died.
African sports journalist Gary Al-Smith, who has worked for the BBC and CNN among others, reported Saturday morning that Song was not dead and was […]
Former Cameroon captain Rigobert Song is to be airlifted to Europe for medical reasons as he remains in a coma after suffering a stroke, according to reports.
Song, 40, collapsed on Sunday at his home in Yaounde and was immediately transported to hospital in the Cameroon capital.
According to L’Equipe, the former Liverpool and West Ham defender is expected to be airlifted to Geneva on Tuesday.
However, reports in Song’s native country claim the former centre-back, who won 137 caps for the Indomitable […]
Cameroonian soccer legend Rigobert Song, 40, who was in serious condition after suffering a strfinally woke up from the Coma and was flown to France for further treatment sources close to the family reported on Monday.
The former captain of the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon was hospitalised in Yaounde, where and was transferred on Monday evening in a medically-equipped plane and the great news was that he was off the oxygen ventilator machines and was breathing on his own.
Song fell ill […]