Friday, April 16, 2021



Who wins the Euro 2021?

The Euro 2020 football championship was postponed last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, being moved for this summer.

COVID-19 draws gender parity agenda 100 years backward – WEF

The COVID-19 has pushed back global gender parity by a generation, according to a report published Wednesday by the World Economic Forum, WEF.

Thailand to administer AstraZeneca vaccine after delay over safety

Thailand will start using the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from Tuesday after a brief delay due to concerns over its safety, government officials said.

‘I Am LAYCON’ TV series to stream in UK, France, 24 other countries

Internet Television Service provider Showmax says it will be streaming “I Am LAYCON”, a television show in the U.K., France, Italy Australia and 23 other countries outside Africa.

Turkey qualify for Euro 2020 with draw against Iceland, France also secure spot

Turkey qualified for the Euro 2020 finals with a goalless draw in a Group H against Iceland on Thursday, with the result also ensuring France a place in the championships.

CNN Sports nominates Nigeria’s first goal best

American Cable News Network (CNN) Sports has nominated Super Eagles Forward Ahmed Musa's first goal against Iceland as one of the best scored in...

Russia 2018 permutations: How Super Eagles can qualify for round 16

Nigeria's sensational victory against Iceland, thanks to Ahmed Musa who nailed the Iceland with brace has blown Group D wide open, and keeps the...

World Cup: Super Eagles will win Argentina – FCT fans

Some fans in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, say they are optimistic about Super Eagles having a good run against Argentina in their last group match.

Nigeria-Argentina clash: Maradona demands to talk with Messi and co

Argentine legend Diego Maradona, who led his country to the 1986 World Cup title, has demanded access to the team's training ground in the run-up to their decisive final Group D game against Nigeria.

We will be 100 per cent fit, alert for Argentina, says Omeruo

Super Eagles' defender, Kenneth Omeruo, is of no illusion that Nigeria's clash with Argentina tomorrow would be a walk in the pack.The former U-20...

Eagles to get N2m Astymin’s reward for goals scored against Iceland

Astymin, makers of amino acids and multivitamin, is rewarding the Super Eagles with N2m, courtesy of the two goals scored by Ahmed Musa in...

Ahmed Musa’s brace against Iceland breaks records

There are three players that have left indelible marks on the minds of football-crazy Nigerians since the country's first appearance at the World Cup...

Ahead of Eagles’ encounter, Iceland bans sex for players except with wives

Iceland’s players will be allowed to have sex ahead of their World Cup match against Nigeria, as long as it’s with their wives, coach Heimir Hallgrimsson said on Thursday.

Super Eagles land in Volgograd, set to battle Iceland

Nigeria's Super Eagles have arrived in the southern Russia town of Volgograd ahead of Friday's must-win FIFA World Cup Group D encounter against Iceland.

Nothing can save Eagles from defeat, Iceland’s fans boast

For majority of Iceland supporters, Friday's second group D match with the Super Eagles is the end of the road for Nigeria in this...

Eagles need a creative striker to beat Iceland, says Obuh

Former Flying Eagles coach, John Obuh, has said that the Super Eagles need a creative attacker to surmount a tactically disciplined Iceland in their next game at the ongoing 2018 World Cup holding in Russia.

Spain deports 23 Nigerians

The Spanish Government on Tuesday deported 23 Nigerians for committing various offences in the country, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. They were deported barely...

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