• Enyimba Star Proposes to His Girlfriend on the Pitch After a Match (Photos)

    Enyimba Star Proposes to His Girlfriend on the Pitch After a Match (Photos)

    A seriously love-struck Nigerian football star has popped the big question to his girlfriend on the pitch after a football match.

    Daniel Essien Etor, Enyimba Football Club’s forward, has dramatically proposed to his girlfriend.

    The footballer proposed to his girlfriend, Simi Silas at the centre of the pitch of the Area 3 Sports Complex in Abuja at the end of a match in memory of his late father on Monday.

    With his teammates from Enyimba – Chinedu Udoji, Emmanuel Anyanwu, Razak Aliyu, Moses […]

  • Pepe named Euro 2016 final Man of the Match

    Pepe named Euro 2016 final Man of the Match

    Pepe was named Man of the Match after a stout defensive display helped Portugal beat France 1-0 after extra time to win Euro 2016.

    Substitute Eder struck in the second half of extra time to secure victory, with Portugal having to play the majority of the match without injured captain Cristiano Ronaldo on Sunday.

    France came into the game as the tournament’s top scorers and boasted the leading marksman in Antoine Griezmann.

    But Pepe and defensive partner Jose Fonte kept a dangerous France […]

  • Drama as police man battles fan for openly displaying Biafran flag during football match in Enugu … See photos

    Drama as police man battles fan for openly displaying Biafran flag during football match in Enugu … See photos

    Mild drama ensued at the Nnamdi Azikiwe stadium, Enugu last night during a football match between Rangers of Enugu and Abia Warriors of Umuahia.

    A group of young Igbo youths were moving round with Ogene music when one of them was seen displaying Biafran flag.
    His action provoked a police officer within the stadium and he moved towards the young man holding the flag and attempted to snatch it from him.

    However, he got more than he bargained for as everyone around there […]

  • Swedish Footballer Gets A ‘RED CARD’ For Farting During Match

    Swedish Footballer Gets A ‘RED CARD’ For Farting During Match

    In a division 9 match in Sweden, football club Pershagen SK’s Adam Lindin Ljungkvist was sent off for farting, an action the referee termed “unsportsmanlike behaviour” after he farted loudly in a game against Jarna SK’s reserve team.

    The game was almost over and Adam Lindin Ljungkvist was already on a yellow card, until he polluted the air and was booked for the second time with a yellow card- an automatic red card.

    “I needed to fart, I had a bad stomach,” […]

  • Togo honour late Stephen Keshi with memorial match

    Togo honour late Stephen Keshi with memorial match

    Togo honoured former coach Stephen Keshi, who died in June, by playing a tribute match on Sunday.

    Nigerian Keshi, who died suddenly aged 54, was appointed head coach of Togo three times between 2004 and 2011.

    The match in Lome was played between the current Togo national side and ‘Team Keshi’, made up of players who were part of his 2006 squad.

    “Keshi was like a big brother for me,” said striker Emmanuel Adebayor, who played for Team Keshi.

    “He was somebody that I […]

  • 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 […]