• I’ve not signed for Kano Pillars, says Joseph Yobo

    I’ve not signed for Kano Pillars, says Joseph Yobo

    The Nigerian legend has denounced reports that he has joined the former Nigerian champions.

    Former Nigeria defender Joseph Yobo says he is yet to join Kano Pillars or any other Nigeria Professional Football League club.

    The  League Management Company had announced that Yobo had agreed to join the Sai Masu Gida and could feature against Sunshine Stars last weekend.

    Initially, the former Super Eagles captain had agreed to come out of retirement and play in the NPFL for the remainder of the season […]

  • Joseph Yobo promises to bail inmates awaiting trial in Ikoyi Prisons

    Joseph Yobo promises to bail inmates awaiting trial in Ikoyi Prisons

    Joseph Yobo, a former Captain of the Super Eagles, says the Joseph Yobo Foundation would work to release as many inmates of Ikoyi Prisons, especially those awaiting trial.

    Yobo spoke at the inauguration of Ikoyi Prisons Football Academy on Saturday in Lagos. “I have never been to the prisons before but on getting to Ikoyi Prisons, I realised the need to give hope to someone. “The Joseph Yobo Foundation is ready to do everything within its means to grant bail to […]

  • INTERESTING: Yobo signs for Kano Pillars, may debut vs Sunshine Stars

    INTERESTING: Yobo signs for Kano Pillars, may debut vs Sunshine Stars

    Former Super Eagles skipper Joseph Yobo has signed for Kano Pillars as an LMC Ambassador and could make his debut at Sunshine Stars next week Wednesday.

    Four-time champions Pillars, IfeanyiUbah, Akwa United and Wikki were all in the race to sign the former Nigeria skipper Yobo, who won 101 caps with the Super Eagles.

    Ex-Everton star Yobo, who will be 36 next month, signed a deal with the League Management Company (LMC), which will see him feature in the domestic league as […]

  • FIFA President unveils Yobo as NPFL Ambassador

    FIFA President unveils Yobo as NPFL Ambassador

    Nigeria’s former captain, Joseph Yobo, has been unveiled as the ambassador of the Nigerian Football League by the President of the World’s football governing body, FIFA, Mr. Gianni Infantino, who is on a two-working days visit to Nigeria in Abuja on Monday.

    Joseph Yobo, who announced to his fans via his Twitter handle, said, “Honored to be unveiled @LMCNPFL Ambassador by @FIFA President Gianni Infantino. We must develop our Local League.”

    The League Management Company is tapping the experience and networks of […]

  • Retired footballer Joseph Yobo meets Tony Elumelu (photos)

    Retired footballer Joseph Yobo meets Tony Elumelu (photos)

    Retired Nigerian footballer Joseph Yobo met with Chairman of UBA and Heir Holdings, Tony Elumelu, today.”Met @TonyOElumelu today, inspired by what he is doing to advance African Entrepreneurship.” he wrote.

    Retired Nigerian footballer Joseph Yobo met with Chairman of UBA and Heir Holdings, Tony Elumelu, today.”Met @TonyOElumelu today, inspired by what he is doing to advance African Entrepreneurship.” he

  • I might be back into football again – Joseph Yobo hints fans coming back

    I might be back into football again – Joseph Yobo hints fans coming back

    Former Nigeria captain Joseph Yobo has hinted he could still make a comeback to the game after he celebrated his testimonial at the weekend.

    The 35-year-old was honoured in Port Harcourt on Friday with a testimonial to celebrate his illustrious career and while it is expected to be his swansong, he says he misses football and may stage a return.

    “I am very undecided as it regards football because I miss football,” he said.  “I have been out a lot due to injuries […]

  • Gov Wike, Kanu Nwankwo, Okocha, Vincent Enyeama, David Moyes, others at Joseph Yobo’s testimonial match… photos

    Gov Wike, Kanu Nwankwo, Okocha, Vincent Enyeama, David Moyes, others at Joseph Yobo’s testimonial match… photos

    Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, footballers Jay Jay Okocha, Kanu Nwankwo, Samuel Eto’o, Vincent Enyeama, former Manchester United coach David Moyes, Emmanuel Emenike, AY Makun, Osita Iheme and many others all participated in the Yobo testimonial match which took place at the Adokie Amesiemeka Stadium Port Harcourt, Rivers state yesterday May 27th.

     

    Rivers state governor, Nyesom Wike, footballers Jay Jay Okocha, Kanu Nwankwo, Samuel Eto’o, Vincent Enyeama, former […]

  • Adaeze Yobo and  husband  Joseph Yobo step out on date night

    Adaeze Yobo and husband Joseph Yobo step out on date night

    Adaeze Yobo and her husband Joseph Yobo spent some alone time away from their two kids as they went on a date last night. See more photos below:

    Adaeze Yobo and her husband Joseph Yobo spent some alone time away from their two kids as they went on a date last

  • Adaeze, Joseph Yobo’s Wife, Spotted Smoking Shisha In South Africa (Photos)

    Adaeze, Joseph Yobo’s Wife, Spotted Smoking Shisha In South Africa (Photos)

    The former beauty queen and new mum Adaeze Yobo spent her day yesterday having a blast with longtime friend Miss South Africa 2007, Mrs Tansey Coetzee Sodeinde. Smoking shisha was part of the fun they ‘caught’. See more photos below…..

     

  • Wow! Joseph Yobo celebrates with his family as he turns a year older (photos)

    Wow! Joseph Yobo celebrates with his family as he turns a year older (photos)

    The footballer turned a year older yesterday and spent the special day with his wife and children. More photos after the