Move to clubs that guarantee you regular playing time, Rohr tells Ndidi, Chukwueze

Move to clubs that guarantee you regular playing time, Rohr tells Ndidi, Chukwueze

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser/Chief Coach Gernot Rohr has advised Leicester City’s defensive midfielder Wilfred Ndidi and Villarreal’s CF wing attacker Samuel Chukwueze to be very sure of playing regularly in any future clubs they may like to join. The Franco-German football tactician insisted that playing regularly for a club is number one requirement and prequisite for being invited to the national team under him. He made it clear that he won’t invite a player who is sitting on the bench just because he is playing for a big club in…

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Parliament, NYCN commend Federal Government for Youth Investment Fund

Parliament, NYCN commend Federal Government for Youth Investment Fund

The Federal Government has restated its unwavering commitment to support and assist the youths realize their aspirations and dreams for entrepreneurship and employers of labour through the National Youth Investment Fund, recently approved by Mr President to  invest in the innovative ideas, skills, talents and enterprise of the Nigerian Youth for national development. The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare made these assertions when a delegation of the Nigeria Youth Parliament, led by its Speaker, Hon. Mubarak Mijinyiwa visited him in Abuja. While appreciating and promising to…

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Gernot Rohr hails Joe Aribo for outstanding performance for Rangers of Scotland

Gernot Rohr hails Joe Aribo for outstanding performance for Rangers of Scotland

Joe Aribo wins Best Young Player, Goal of the Season awards at Rangers FC, Scotland Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser/ Chief Coach Gernot Rohr has showered praises on Eagles and Rangers of Scotland midfielder Joe Aribo for being named the Best Young Player in Scotland and also winning the Goal of the Season awards at the end of  the league Season in the country. According to Goal.com report, The 24-year-old played a key role as Steven Gerrard’s men finished as runner-up in the 2019-20 Scottish Premiership season, which was abruptly concluded due…

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NFF sets up caretaker Committee for Anambra State FA

NFF sets up caretaker Committee for Anambra State FA

The Nigeria Football Federation has set up a Caretaker Committee for the running of the affairs of the Anambra State Football Association, following the expiration of the tenure of the Dr Ifeanyi Ubah-led executive team, and pending the conduct of fresh elections. The tenure of the Caretarker Committee, which will be inaugurated in Awka, the Anambra State capital on Wednesday, 5th August 2020 will be for a period of three months.             In a letter sent to the Anambra State Football Association on Monday, the NFF referred…

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NYCN  thanks Buhari, hails Sports Minister’s initiative on the Establishment of National Youth Investment Funds

NYCN  thanks Buhari, hails Sports Minister’s initiative on the Establishment of National Youth Investment Funds

Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports Development, Gabriel Aduda The National Youth Council of Nigeria led by its President, Amb. Sukubo Sara-Igbe Sukubo has commended the Honourable, Hon. Sunday Dare for his innovative resourcefulness that has resulted in the  establishment and approval of the N75 Billion naira National Youth Investment Found (NYIF) by President Muhammadu Buhari. The Minister, ably represented by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry, Mr Gabriel Aduda, while receiving the National Youth Executives at the Moshood Abiola Stadium, noted that the NYCN has taken a bold…

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Good news: Sporting activities return soon says Ademola Aare 

Good news: Sporting activities return soon says Ademola Aare 

It was a hope rising for those in the Sporting Sector as the Director of Grassroots Development in the Sports Ministry, Dr Ademola Aare has assured that activities in the sports sector will soon restart. The Director who spoke on the FCT Football Update Personality Interview segment said the Minister of Youths and Sports, Sunday Dare is working hard with other stakeholders to ensure the return of sporting activities in the country. “Sports, like every aspect of our national life, is affected by the COVID-19 and we are all witnesses…

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World Taekwondo Africa President suffers heart attack, in critical condition

World Taekwondo Africa President suffers heart attack, in critical condition

Africa Taekwondo is holding its breath after Gen. Ahmed Fouly, President of the World Taekwondo African continental body, suffered a severe heart attack and is currently in intensive care at the Al-Aseel Hospital in Hurghada, Egypt, www.adantesports.com.ng reports. The General’s condition was revealed In a Facebook post by his son, Emmy Ahmed Fouly, who asked for prayers of the Taekwondo community at this critical time. Prior to the heart attack, the African Taekwondo leader had undergone a critical surgery, which was successful, despite the doctors giving him very little chance…

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Gernot Rohr predicts great times, bright future for Osimhen in Napoli

Gernot Rohr predicts great times, bright future for Osimhen in Napoli

Super Eagles’ team handler Gernot Rohr has predicted great times and brighter future for Eagles’ forward Victor Osimhen in Napoli Football Club after signing a five year contract deal with Italian club giants, www.adantesports.com.ng gathered from SPORTINGLIFE. “I have a good feeling about the transfer of (Victor) Osimhen because Napoli is a fantastic club for him. “As regards why the deal was delayed, it is normal especially at this moment where the meetings are difficult and then involving travellings and other things associated with player’s transfer’s procedures. But it is…

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Rohr monitors Santa Clara’s left back Sanusi for Eagles

Rohr monitors Santa Clara’s left back Sanusi for Eagles

The Technical Adviser/Chief Coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has noticed quality defensive traits in Santa Clara of Portugal left back Zaidu Sanusi and he is monitoring his football progress in Europe for a possible call up to the Eagles. Rohr also disclosed this to www.adantesporte.com.ng today and also disclosed that Sanusi would soon join Portuguese giants FC Porto for the next season. Sanusi according to the Eagles gaffer, is also attracting interest from German club Armenia Bielefeld who recently gained promotion to the German Bundlesliga after emerging Champions…

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Minister assures Sports Industry Policy will stand test of time

Minister assures Sports Industry Policy will stand test of time

A new dawn beckons for Nigerian Sports with the presentation of the new Sports Industry policy with Minister of Youth and Sports Development Mr. Sunday Dare assuring that the policy would stand the test of time. Speaking while receiving the Draft National Sports Industry Policy, Mr Dare said the event was a milestone , with the capacity to change the face of running sports business in Nigeria. While congratulating members of the steering committee of the Sports Industry Working Group (SIWG), the policy validation committee and the National sport industry…

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