U23 AFCON: Olympic Eagles up against Zambia, Cote d’Ivoire, South Africa

U23 AFCON: Olympic Eagles up against Zambia, Cote d’Ivoire, South Africa

          Cup holders Nigeria will battle Cote d’Ivoire, Zambia and South Africa at the group stage of the 3rdU23 Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Egypt next month, following the draw held in Alexandria on Wednesday night. All Group B matches will hold at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo – one of the venues for last summer’s 32nd Africa Cup of Nations finals. Host nation Egypt will be up against Ghana, Cameroon and Mali in a hard-as-nails Group A with matches at the Cairo International…

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WAFU Women’s Cup final: Falcons will score goals to beat Cote d’Ivoire- Madu

WAFU Women’s Cup final: Falcons will score goals to beat Cote d’Ivoire- Madu

The Ghanaian ladies prevented free scoring Super Falcons from getting the goals in the semifinal of the ongoing WAFU Women’s Cup tournament though Falcons eventually won the match 4-2 via penalty but the Assistant Coach of the Nigerian team Maureen Madu has assured that her girls will deliver the goals in Sunday’s final against host Cote d’Ivoire to win the Trophy at stake. “We had more chances than the Black Queens of Ghana and football is like that sometimes attackers become more nervous and tries to score by all means to…

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2019 FIBA World Cup qualification: D’ Tigers Coach Nwora expects tough game against Cote d’Ivoire

2019 FIBA World Cup qualification: D’ Tigers Coach Nwora expects tough game against Cote d’Ivoire

      Gaziantep of Turkey centre, Tonye Jekiri and Gombe Bull’s rising star, Buchi Agu may be in line for their D’Tigers debut when the team files out against Côte d’Ivoire on Friday. This was revealed by Coach Alex Nwora after their last training on Thursday ahead of the team’s 2019 FIBA World Cup qualification games at the Palaise Des Sports Indoor Hall. Nwora said his coaching philosophy of ensuring that everybody in his team gets a piece of the action has made it tactically and technically difficult for…

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