Austin Jay Jay Okocha was on Friday elected the chairman of Delta State Football Association, replacing current NFF president, Amaju Pinnick. Okocha had been on acting basis since Pinnick was elected NFF president last year. Okocha polled 26 out of the 27 votes cast.
Archive | February 20, 2015
Why always Mario?….
Mario Balotelli scored a late penalty to give Liverpool a narrow 1 -0 Europa League lead over Besiktas despite a row over whether he should take the kick.
Luis Figo fancies World Cup with 48 teams….
Luis Figo would consider a bigger World Cup if he is elected to replace Sepp Blater as Fifa president.
English Premier League Fixtures….
Sat 21 Feb 2015:
Aston Villa v Stoke 3 pm
Chelsea v Burnley 3 pm
Crystal Palace v Arsenal 3 pm
Hull v QPR 3 pm
Sunderland v West Brom 3 pm
Swansea v Man Utd 3 pm
Man City v Newcastle 6:30 pm
Sun 22 Feb 2015:
Tottenham v West Ham 1 pm
Everton v Leicester 2:05 pm
Southampton v Liverpool 5:15 pm
*Time = Nigerian
Chelsea FC suspends ‘racist’ trio….
Chelsea FC has suspended three people from attending its ground after a video appeared to show club fans stopping a black man from boarding a Paris train.
AFCON 2015: Tunisia appeal to CAS over 2017 ban threat….
Tunisia have filed an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport over the threat of being banned from the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Results of yesterday’s African U-17 Championship….
Thursday 19 February:
South Africa 2 – 2 Mali
Cameroon 1- 2 Ivory Coast