• Incredible! Man Rides Bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria, Lands in Calabar (Photos)

    Incredible! Man Rides Bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria, Lands in Calabar (Photos)

    A man has stunned people with his incredible feat after he succeeded in riding a bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria.

    Sunnel Thuesem, a 26-year-old Danish man has landed in Nigeria on a bicyce which he rode all the way from Denmark.

    The man was warmly received by some officials of the Cross Rivers state government yesterday.

    Among the officials who received the young Danish bicyclist were Prince Godswill Edward (ex president Jonathan’s son in-law) who is the special adviser to the state governor, […]

  • U23: Nigeria wins Denmark 2-0 as Mikel, Umar strikes sent Nigeria into Semi Finals

    U23: Nigeria wins Denmark 2-0 as Mikel, Umar strikes sent Nigeria into Semi Finals

    Nigeria Dream Team VI are through to the semi-finals of the Olympics after two goals downed their European opponents. Thanks to John Obi Mikel and Aminu Umar.

    John Obi Mikel and Aminu Umar strikes sent Nigeria into the semi-finals of the Olympics at the expense of Denmark, as Samson Siasia’s side ran out 2-0 winners in

  • Rio Olympics: Nigeria beat Denmark 2-0, coast into football medal rounds

    Rio Olympics: Nigeria beat Denmark 2-0, coast into football medal rounds

    Nigeria has struggled through issues with their federation this summer, but they’re into the medal rounds of the men’s Olympic football tournament after a 2-0 win over Denmark on Saturday.

    In one of the biggest stories pre-Olympics, Nigeria was stranded at their training camp after their charter flight was canceled for non-payment. They eventually got to Brazil, seven hours before their first match started, where they proceeded to score five goals. After winning their group, the Super Eagles threatened to boycott […]

  • Etebo could play against Denmark, says Nigeria U23 official

    Etebo could play against Denmark, says Nigeria U23 official

    The forward was pulled out against Colombia due to injury, but he could be fit for the Red and White on Saturday

     

    Oghenekaro Etebo may be fit enough to face Denmark in the Olympics quarterfinals game on Saturday night, a Nigeria official has revealed to Adelove Sports.

    The forward was pulled out during Dream Team VI’s 2-0 defeat to Colombia – forcing speculations that he could miss the quarter final showdown against the Danish team.

    However, medics have said he could be […]

  • Rio Olympics: Nigeria avoid Brazil, to face Denmark in q’final

    Rio Olympics: Nigeria avoid Brazil, to face Denmark in q’final

    Nigeria have avoided hosts Brazil, but will come up against Denmark, who spanked them 6-2 in a recent friendly, for a place in the last four of Rio 2016 Olympics at the weekend.

    Home team Brazil finally turned on the style to trounce Denmark 4-0 in a final group game to finish top of Group A with five points.

    They will now face fellow South Americans Colombia, who stunned Nigeria 2-0 in a final Group B match in Sao Paulo.

    Nigeria won the […]

  • Denmark 0-4 Brazil: Gabriel Barbosa, Gabriel Jesus and Luan strike to lead hosts into quarter-finals

    Denmark 0-4 Brazil: Gabriel Barbosa, Gabriel Jesus and Luan strike to lead hosts into quarter-finals

    Hosts Brazil finally found their form to progress to the quarter-finals of the Olympic soccer tournament with a comprehensive 4-0 win over Denmark on Wednesday, after holders Mexico and twice winners Argentina were sent packing.

    After drab goalless draws in their first two matches, Brazil needed a win to calm the nerves of a soccer-mad nation and guarantee a place in the last eight, and first-half goals by Gabriel Barbosa and Gabriel Jesus provided a perfect platform.

    Luan and Barbosa added two […]

  • Denmark thrash U-23 Nigeria players 6-2 in Suwon tourney

    Denmark thrash U-23 Nigeria players 6-2 in Suwon tourney

    A pathetic Nigeria Olympic team suffered their second straight loss at the Suwon International Tournament in Korea when they were thrashed 6-2 by Denmark Saturday morning.

    Nigeria lost their opening match of the pre-Olympics tournament to hosts Korea 1-0. Nigeria went behind in the 26th minute after Erhun Obanor scored against his team from a cross.

    The Danes doubled their lead after 34 minutes, when Emil Larsen fired home. Larsen extended their lead four minutes later and he completed his hat-trick nine […]