Nigeria’s Victor Moses seals 18-month loan with Fenerbahce

Chelsea’s Nigeria star Victor Moses has joined Fenerbahce on a one-and-a-half-year loan deal. Moses agreed to make the switch to the Turkish club after falling out of favour under Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri. The 28-year-old has not featured for Chelsea…

Nigeria retain AWCON title with shootout win over South Africa

Nigeria Super Falcons have retained the AWCON trophy after beating South Africa 4-3 on penalties in the final game of the 2018 edition at the Accra Sports Stadium in Ghana on Saturday. Dubbed revenge or repeat by football pundits, the…

AWCON 2018 Finale: Nigeria to defend title against South Africa

Nigeria will defend their Women’s Africa Cup of Nations title against South Africa on Saturday in Accra. Their victories in the semi-finals mean they also clinch places at next year’s Women’s World Cup in France – for Nigeria it will…

AWCON 2018: Holders Nigeria score four as South Africa net seven

Big wins for holders Nigeria and South Africa mean Group B at the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations will be decided by the final games on Saturday. Nigeria got their title defence back on track with a 4-0 win over…

AWCON 2018: South Africa stun Nigeria in Group B opener

A brilliant strike by substitute Chrestina Thembi Kgatlana five minutes from time handed South Africa a dream start in the tournament as they beat holders Nigeria 1-0 in their Group B opener on Sunday in Cape Coast. Kgatlana struck late…

Ghana get tricky Women’s Afcon draw

Hosts Ghana were handed a tricky group for the 2018 TOTAL Africa Women’s Africa Cup of Nations when they were drawn to face Cameroon and Mali in Group A. The Black Queens, who will based in the capital Accra, will…

Starlets beaten by Nigeria, miss U-17 Afcon ticket

Ghana’s Black Starlets have missed out on a ticket to next year’s U-17 Afcon after losing to Nigeria in the final of the Wafu Zone B qualifying tournament. In the winner takes all rivalry encounter in Niamey Saturday night, both…

Victor Moses announces international retirement

Nigeria’s Victor Moses has announced his retirement from international football at the age of 27 in order to focus on his club career. Chelsea wing-back Moses, who made 37 appearances for Nigeria, played every minute of the African nation’s World…

Sanders strike helps Germany to sink Nigeria

A second-half strike by Stefanie Sanders gave Germany a 1-0 victory over Nigeria in their opening Group D match at the Fifa U-20 Women’s World Cup France 2018 in Saint-Malo on Monday. A goalless first half produced little between two…

Ahmed Musa leaves Leicester for Saudi Arabia’s Al-Nassr

Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa has left Leicester City for Al-Nassr for an undisclosed fee, the Saudi Arabian club has announced. The 25-year-old was Leicester’s record signing when he joined them for about £16m from CSKA Moscow in 2016. But after…

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