Mikel Obi Begins Search For Young African Football Stars

Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel has launched a talent hunt series dubbed “Africa’s Next Football Superstar” to discover young talents. According to CompleteSports, the series will be held in three African nations- Nigeria, South Africa, and Algeria. Kids between the ages of 13 and 16 will be eligible for the series. Five winners will […]

FIFA rankings: Nigeria now fifth in Africa, retains 44th in the world

Nigeria is now placed fourth in Africa and retains its 44th spot in the world with 1427 points as against October’s 1431 points in the FIFA/Coca Cola Rankings released on Thursday.  Tunisia that led the continent’s teams in the last rankings dropped to second place behind Senegal, with the North African side dropping four places, […]

Mikel Obi Speaks On Retiring From Football

Mikel Obi, Super Eagles captain, has played down the rumour of him retiring from international football. The Tianjin Teda and former Chelsea midfielder declared that he was not planning to retire from the Super Eagles without making an official statement to inform the public. He made the disclosure while newsmen at the launched of his […]

Real Madrid Appoint Santiago Solari Until 2021.

European champions Real Madrid have handed Santiago Solari a contract as first team coach through to June 2021, the club announced in a statement on Tuesday. The 42-year-old Argentine has led the team to four wins in four games since taking over as interim manager in place of sacked former Spain coach Julen Lopetegui two […]

Fulham Appoint Ranieri As Manager, Sacked Jokanovic

N8bn Italian Claudio Ranieri has been appointed the new manager of Fulham, replacing Slavisa Jokanovic, the struggling Premier League club said on Wednesday. Serb Jokanovic led Fulham into the Premier League via the playoffs last season but the London club currently sit at the bottom of the league with one win in 12 games. Fulham […]

Libyan Coach Resigned Ahead Of Qualifies In Nigeria.

Libya coach Adel Amrouche has resigned just days before his side face Nigeria in an African Nations Cup qualifier. The match is billed for Uyo, Akwa Ibom state. His departure has been confirmed by the Libyan Football Federation and on Wednesday by Belgian Amrouche, who told the media that he was frustrated by working conditions […]

Nigeria Fans Blast Victor Moses After Their Win Over Seychelles

African Nation Cup qualification hopes on the right track by defeating the Pirates on Saturday afternoon Nigeria began life without Victor Moses to spank Seychelles 3-0 at the Stade Limite on Saturday afternoon. Goals from Ahmed Musa, Chidozie Awaziem and Odion Ighalo handed Gernot Rohr’s men a vital away victory in the Group E encounter. […]

Victor Moses Retirement From International Football At The Age Of 27 .

Nigeria’s Victor Moses has announced his retirement from international football at the age of 27. The Chelsea winger played 37 times for his country, scoring 12 times since making his debut in 2012. He had previously represented England up to Under-21 level, while coming through the ranks at Crystal palace. “I have experienced some of […]

Breaking News :Obaseki slashes C-of-O processing fee to N50,000.

In what real estate operators and business owners have described as a major turnaround for ease of doing business in the state, the Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki has slashed to a minimum of N50,000 the cost for processing Certificate of Occupancy (C-of-O), assuring a 30-day turnaround for processing land titles. Obaseki Obaseki, who […]

Mbappe, Hazard , 8 Others Shortlisted For FIFA Player Of The Year Award

FIFA, the world football governing body, have announced the Best Men’s Player award nominees for the 2017-2018 season, with France’s World Cup star Kylian Mbappe and Egypt’s Mohamed Salah being among those shortlisted. The other players in the 10-man list are Cristiano Ronaldo, Leo Messi, Kevin De Bruyne, Antoine Griezmann, Eden Hazard, Harry Kane, Luka […]

News Update :Operatives of the Imo State Police Command have arrested a pastor in the Assemblies of God Church in Owerri, Chukwuma Okezuo, for allegedly giving prophecies against the state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, during a church service.

Operatives of the Imo State Police Command have arrested a pastor in the Assemblies of God Church in Owerri, Chukwuma Okezuo, for allegedly giving prophecies against the state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, during a church service. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Andrew Enwerem, who paraded the cleric before newsmen on Tuesday, accused him of […]

Nigerian fan seeks political asylum in Russia

According to Vanguardngr football fan from Nigeria has reportedly requested political asylum in Russia, citing fears of political persecution in his home country, the Moscow Times reports. Human rights groups say it is difficult for asylum seekers to obtain refugee status in Russia, with only 582 people admitted as refugees in 2017, the lowest number […]

Nigerians lauded Mikel Nchekwube Obi for playing against Argentina despite father’s kidnap

Patriotics Nigerians urges Super Eagles Captain Mikel Obi to view  political position in 2019 and they went ahead  ahead campaigning for the Super Eagles Captain to run for a political position, noting that they would vote him in.   https://morningstarnaija.com/2018/07/05/breaking-police-rescue-abducted-mikel-obis-father-2/ Mikel Obi have won the heart of Nigerians following the release of his father(PA Michael […]

PDP chieftain urges FG to confer CFR on Mikel Obi. By Ike Klinsman

Jul 4, 2018 Mikel IKE Klinsmann Ohamadike, a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State, has called on the federal government to honour Mikel Obi, captain of the Super Eagles of Nigeria. He urged the government to confer on Obi the honour of Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic, CFR, […]

sacked Breaking: NFF President Amaju sacked

DALUNG DIRECTS NFF TO RECOGNISE GIWA AS PRESIDENT *SACKS AMAJU   The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports development has directed the Nigeria Football Federation, a parastatal under it to comply with the judgment of the Supreme Court delivered on April 27, 2018, which restored the orders of the Federal High Court, setting aside the […]

Predict Nigeria vs Iceland match correct Score and WIN #1000 Recharge of your choice from www.morningstarnaija.com

Predict Nigeria vs Iceland match correct Score and WIN #1000 Recharge of your choice from http://www.morningstarnaija.com Time:4pm Date:22/06 /2018  Super Eagles possible Lineup  Uzoho – Shehu, Troost-Ekong, Balogun, Idowu – Ndidi, Onazi (Etebo) – Iwobi, Obinna, Moses – Ighalo. Iceland possible Lineup Halldorsson – Saevarsson, Arnason, Sigurdsson, Magnusson – Gudmundsson, Gunnarsson, Hallfredsson, Bjarnason – Sigurdsson […]

Premier League fixtures 2018-19: Man City visit Arsenal on opening weekend

Image captionManchester City celebrate after winning the 2017-18 Premier League title – but will they retain it? Champions Manchester City will travel to Arsenal on the weekend of 11-12 August for their opening match of the 2018-19 Premier League season. Tottenham visit Newcastle first, then play Fulham at Wembley while their new £850m stadium is […]

Black MICRO Pig pick Nigeria to reach Semi-final for Russia 2018 World Cup

The psychic pig Mystic Marcus that predicted President Donald Trump’s victory has picked Nigeria, Argentina as semi-finalists for the 2018 World Cup. The psychic pig which has a history of sniffing out a winner – and is hoping to continue his unbroken record for this summer’s World Cup, thesportsbay reports. With bad news for England […]