Join us for the first semifinal match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. Brazil will attempt to cope without Neymar and Thiago Silva, but has a tall task ahead of it with Golden Boot contender Thomas Muller and Germany. The game will be televised on ESPN and Univision, and streamed online on Watch ESPN and Univision.
Chelsea star Mikel Obi will defy doctor’s orders to play for Nigeria on artificial pitch against hosts Namibia Wednesday. Star midfielder Mikel has suffered a recurring back injury and only recently nursed a hip injury with Chelsea doctors maintaining he should avoid playing on the hard surface of an artificial pitch. Mikel shone in Monday's […]
Nigeria’s Under-20 team eased into the semi-final of the African Youth Championship and also booked their place in the FIFA World Cup billed for Turkey with a 3-1 thrashing of Gabon in Oran, Algeria Saturday. The Flying Eagles who are defending champions need to win and the players responded emphatically with Abduljeleel Ajagun and Aminu […]
Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has overturned his decision to ban the national football team for two years after their poor World Cup campaign. The president lifted the ban after the Nigerian Football Federation promised to disband and rebuild the side. The news came shortly before a 1700 BST deadline set by football’s world governing body […]